Period
to 27 May 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 27 May 2020 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
England > South East
6 months to
27 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 208 306 335
Rank change year-on-year +98 +29 -7
Contract jobs citing Xamarin 26 61 41
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 0.36% 0.42% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.74% 0.89% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 53 29
Median daily rate £425 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +20.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £350 £326 £319
90th Percentile £503 £488 £563
England median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England 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 the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 3,518 6,863 7,789
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 49.00% 46.86% 46.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,033 4,056 4,468
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £213 £256 £250
90th Percentile £619 £607 £575
England median daily rate £450 £468 £450
% change year-on-year -3.74% +3.89% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 297 312
Median hourly rate £17.75 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.43% +6.06% -
10th Percentile £11.98 £10.84 £10.40
90th Percentile £47.00 £50.00 £47.43
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% -

Xamarin
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Xamarin as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Xamarin in the South East

Xamarin
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Xamarin in the South East.

Daily rate trend for Xamarin in the South East

Xamarin
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Xamarin in the South East over the 6 months to 27 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Xamarin in the South East

Xamarin
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Xamarin within the South East region over the 6 months to 27 May 2020. 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
West Sussex +41 9 £500 +42.86% 1
Thames Valley +67 8 £375 -6.25% 3
Oxfordshire +35 7 £375 +25.00% 2
East Sussex +33 5 - -
Surrey +61 3 - - 1
Hampshire +33 1 £475 +2.70% 5
Buckinghamshire +25 1 £453 +6.50%
Xamarin
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Xamarin also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Xamarin.

1 20 (76.92%) C#
2 18 (69.23%) .NET
2 18 (69.23%) Azure
3 17 (65.38%) SQL
3 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
4 14 (53.85%) JavaScript
4 14 (53.85%) SQL Server
4 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 12 (46.15%) T-SQL
6 12 (46.15%) .NET Framework
6 12 (46.15%) Entity Framework
7 11 (42.31%) MVC
7 11 (42.31%) Degree
7 11 (42.31%) DevOps
8 10 (38.46%) Docker
8 10 (38.46%) Kubernetes
8 10 (38.46%) Cosmos DB
8 10 (38.46%) XML
8 10 (38.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 10 (38.46%) jQuery
8 10 (38.46%) Test Automation
9 9 (34.62%) Git (software)
9 9 (34.62%) AngularJS
9 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (30.77%) Software Delivery
10 8 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (30.77%) CSS
10 8 (30.77%) HTML
11 7 (26.92%) XAML

Xamarin
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (69.23%) Azure
2 6 (23.08%) Power Platform
3 4 (15.38%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (15.38%) Azure Functions
3 4 (15.38%) Logic Apps
3 4 (15.38%) Serverless
4 3 (11.54%) AWS
4 3 (11.54%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (7.69%) OpenShift
5 2 (7.69%) PowerApps
6 1 (3.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (3.85%) Amazon S3
6 1 (3.85%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Bluetooth
1 2 (7.69%) DHCP
1 2 (7.69%) Firewall
1 2 (7.69%) LAN
1 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 2 (7.69%) WAN
1 2 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 10 (38.46%) Cosmos DB
3 7 (26.92%) NoSQL
4 6 (23.08%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (23.08%) Big Data
4 6 (23.08%) Data Lake
5 4 (15.38%) Azure SQL Database
5 4 (15.38%) Power BI
6 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.85%) MySQL
6 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Git (software)
2 3 (11.54%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (11.54%) TeamCity
3 2 (7.69%) Artifactory
3 2 (7.69%) Cucumber
3 2 (7.69%) Eclipse
3 2 (7.69%) JUnit
3 2 (7.69%) Maven
3 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.85%) Grunt
4 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.85%) Mocha
4 1 (3.85%) Selenium
4 1 (3.85%) SpecFlow
4 1 (3.85%) webpack
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Developer
2 12 (46.15%) .NET Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Applications Developer
3 6 (23.08%) DevOps Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Mobile Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Technical Leader
5 3 (11.54%) Azure Developer
5 3 (11.54%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (11.54%) C# Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Xamarin Developer
6 2 (7.69%) .NET Applications Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Android Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Integration Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Android Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Software Integration Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Lead .NET Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (69.23%) .NET
2 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 12 (46.15%) .NET Framework
3 12 (46.15%) Entity Framework
4 10 (38.46%) jQuery
4 10 (38.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 10 (38.46%) XML
5 9 (34.62%) AngularJS
5 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (30.77%) CSS
6 8 (30.77%) HTML
7 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (26.92%) React
7 7 (26.92%) Redux
8 6 (23.08%) .NET Core
8 6 (23.08%) Kafka
8 6 (23.08%) XSLT
9 5 (19.23%) JSON
9 5 (19.23%) REST
10 4 (15.38%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (19.23%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Android
2 3 (11.54%) Windows
3 2 (7.69%) Linux
3 2 (7.69%) Solaris
3 2 (7.69%) Unix
4 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (42.31%) DevOps
2 11 (42.31%) MVC
3 10 (38.46%) Test Automation
4 8 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (30.77%) Software Delivery
5 7 (26.92%) Unit Testing
6 6 (23.08%) Artificial Intelligence
6 6 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (23.08%) Creative Thinking
6 6 (23.08%) Deep Learning
6 6 (23.08%) Kanban
6 6 (23.08%) Machine Learning
6 6 (23.08%) Scrum
6 6 (23.08%) SDLC
6 6 (23.08%) SOA
6 6 (23.08%) Test Scripting
7 5 (19.23%) BDD
7 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
7 5 (19.23%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 20 (76.92%) C#
2 17 (65.38%) SQL
3 14 (53.85%) JavaScript
4 12 (46.15%) T-SQL
5 7 (26.92%) XAML
6 4 (15.38%) Apple Swift
6 4 (15.38%) Objective-C
7 3 (11.54%) Java
8 1 (3.85%) Dart
8 1 (3.85%) ES6
8 1 (3.85%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 11 (42.31%) Degree
2 4 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) QA
System Software
1 10 (38.46%) Docker
2 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (38.46%) Kubernetes
2 2 (7.69%) Ansible
2 2 (7.69%) Grafana
2 2 (7.69%) Kibana
2 2 (7.69%) Prometheus
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) SAP
3 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 2 (7.69%) Splunk
3 2 (7.69%) TIBCO
4 1 (3.85%) Capita
4 1 (3.85%) OutSystems
4 1 (3.85%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.85%) VMware