The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 3 months to 25 April 2017 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
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 41
Contract jobs citing Xamarin 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford - - 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £331
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London 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 vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 105 98 144
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 36.84% 38.74% 38.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 76 107
Median daily rate £405 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.57% +1.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £215 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £386 £375
% change year-on-year +3.55% +3.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 12
Median hourly rate £14.20 £14.00 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.42% -5.08%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.94 £8.80 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.70 £14.50 £28.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.28 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -14.31% +8.57%  

Xamarin
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford citing Xamarin as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Xamarin in Oxford

Xamarin
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Xamarin in Oxford

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Xamarin.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) XAML
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
1 2 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Development
1 2 (100.00%) Greenfield Project

Xamarin
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Development
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) XAML
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft