Period
to 20 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Xamarin products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Xamarin over the 6 months to 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Xamarin.

Xamarin
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 119 137 147
Rank change year-on-year +18 +10 -26
Contract jobs citing Xamarin 22 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.78% 0.47% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 1.91% 1.09% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 9
Manchester median daily rate £350 £551 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.51% +57.50% +7.69%
10th Percentile £319 £394 £311
90th Percentile £388 £575 £428
North West median daily rate £350 £550 £350
% change year-on-year -36.36% +57.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

Xamarin is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Manchester.

All Vendors
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,153 1,375 1,513
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 41.08% 43.47% 39.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 722 811 782
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £213 £250 £213
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
North West median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 21 59
Manchester median hourly rate £17.00 £14.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.24% - +3.57%
10th Percentile £11.71 £10.88 £11.25
90th Percentile £30.96 £37.50 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £16.19 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -12.49% +5.71% +4.67%

Xamarin
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Xamarin as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Xamarin in Manchester

Xamarin
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Xamarin in Manchester.

Contractor daily rate trend for Xamarin in Manchester

Xamarin
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Xamarin within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 20 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 1 £350 -
Xamarin
North West

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Xamarin also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Xamarin.

1 15 (68.18%) Android
2 14 (63.64%) Mobile App
3 12 (54.55%) C#
4 10 (45.45%) Android Development
5 9 (40.91%) .NET
6 8 (36.36%) HTML
6 8 (36.36%) CSS
7 7 (31.82%) XSLT
7 7 (31.82%) MVC
7 7 (31.82%) Apple iOS
8 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (27.27%) iOS Development
8 6 (27.27%) Greenfield Project
8 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET
9 4 (18.18%) SQL
9 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (18.18%) TDD
9 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
10 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (13.64%) BDD
10 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
10 3 (13.64%) Linux
10 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
10 3 (13.64%) Bluetooth
11 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
11 2 (9.09%) Windows
11 2 (9.09%) Data Analysis
11 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (9.09%) QA
11 2 (9.09%) Objective-C

Xamarin
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (4.55%) Law
1 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Developer
2 15 (68.18%) Xamarin Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Android Developer
4 4 (18.18%) .NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Angular Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) iOS Android Developer
6 1 (4.55%) iOS Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Xamarin Developer
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.55%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) .NET
2 8 (36.36%) CSS
2 8 (36.36%) HTML
3 7 (31.82%) XSLT
4 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET
4 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
6 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (9.09%) .NET Core
7 2 (9.09%) Xamarin.iOS
8 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
8 1 (4.55%) Angular 2
8 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (4.55%) Entity Framework
8 1 (4.55%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (63.64%) Mobile App
2 6 (27.27%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (9.09%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 15 (68.18%) Android
2 7 (31.82%) Apple iOS
3 3 (13.64%) Linux
4 2 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Android Development
2 7 (31.82%) MVC
3 6 (27.27%) iOS Development
4 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (18.18%) TDD
5 3 (13.64%) BDD
5 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
6 2 (9.09%) Data Analysis
6 2 (9.09%) Mobile Development
6 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.55%) Front End Development
7 1 (4.55%) Scrum
7 1 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) C#
2 4 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.09%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA