Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Xcode skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Xcode over the 6 months to 23 November 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.

Apple Xcode
England > South East
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 363 368 392
Rank change year-on-year +5 +24 -17
Contract jobs citing Xcode 13 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.077% 0.078% 0.057%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.43% 0.51% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 6
South East median daily rate £400 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.08% -13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £375 £144 £300
90th Percentile £425 £423 £413
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £62.50 £36.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +73.61% +105.71% -61.11%

Xcode is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 3002 2528 2575
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.83% 15.16% 13.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1838 1543 1571
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £310 £293 £263
90th Percentile £575 £525 £500
England median daily rate £457 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +7.41% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 77 67
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26.00 £32.50 £25.95
90th Percentile £52.50 £59.31 £50.50
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

Xcode
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Xcode as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Xcode in the South East

Xcode
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Xcode in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Xcode in the South East

Xcode
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 Xcode within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Thames Valley +12 12 £400 -5.88% 1
Berkshire - 12 £400 -
Xcode
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Xcode 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 South East region with a requirement for Xcode.

1 11 (84.62%) Apple
1 11 (84.62%) Objective-C
1 11 (84.62%) Apple Swift
2 10 (76.92%) Service Design
2 10 (76.92%) Android Studio
2 10 (76.92%) LTE
2 10 (76.92%) Android
2 10 (76.92%) Publishing
3 9 (69.23%) Mobile Development
4 8 (61.54%) VoLTE
4 8 (61.54%) Mentoring
4 8 (61.54%) Coaching
4 8 (61.54%) Java
4 8 (61.54%) Apple iOS
5 7 (53.85%) HSPA
5 7 (53.85%) Finance
5 7 (53.85%) Degree
5 7 (53.85%) QA
5 7 (53.85%) Problem Management
5 7 (53.85%) GSM
5 7 (53.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (53.85%) WCDMA
5 7 (53.85%) Project Management
5 7 (53.85%) VoWiFi
5 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (53.85%) Numerate Degree
6 5 (38.46%) 3G
7 4 (30.77%) Mobile App
8 3 (23.08%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (23.08%) iOS Development

Xcode
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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) LTE
2 8 (61.54%) VoLTE
3 7 (53.85%) GSM
3 7 (53.85%) HSPA
3 7 (53.85%) VoWiFi
3 7 (53.85%) WCDMA
4 5 (38.46%) 3G
5 2 (15.38%) 3GPP
Development Applications
1 10 (76.92%) Android Studio
General
1 10 (76.92%) Publishing
2 7 (53.85%) Finance
3 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Architect
2 5 (38.46%) Applications Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Developer
3 3 (23.08%) iOS Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Java Applications Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Java Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Service Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Java Software Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Core Data
1 2 (15.38%) iOS SDK
1 2 (15.38%) JSON
1 2 (15.38%) REST
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) Cocoa
2 1 (7.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (30.77%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Android
2 8 (61.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Service Design
2 9 (69.23%) Mobile Development
3 8 (61.54%) Coaching
3 8 (61.54%) Mentoring
4 7 (53.85%) Problem Management
4 7 (53.85%) Project Management
4 7 (53.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (23.08%) iOS Development
5 3 (23.08%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
7 1 (7.69%) BDD
7 1 (7.69%) OO
7 1 (7.69%) OOD
7 1 (7.69%) Scrum
7 1 (7.69%) TDD
7 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) Apple Swift
1 11 (84.62%) Objective-C
2 8 (61.54%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
1 7 (53.85%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Apple