Period
to 18 September 2019

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 18 September 2019 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
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 336 366 373
Rank change year-on-year +30 +7 -7
Contract jobs citing Xcode 17 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.12% 0.096% 0.061%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.68% 0.52% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 1
South East median daily rate £443 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.67% +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £274 £375
90th Percentile £505 £536 £425
England median daily rate £463 £450 £431
% change year-on-year +2.78% +4.35% +1.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South East median hourly rate - - £40.00
England median hourly rate - - £62.50

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 2,508 3,069 2,797
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.23% 18.51% 17.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,525 1,908 1,677
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £320 £315 £305
90th Percentile £588 £575 £544
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 60 88
South East median hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £23.65 £26.18 £21.62
90th Percentile £61.70 £53.75 £77.50
England median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Xcode in the South East over the 6 months to 18 September 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 18 September 2019. 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
Surrey +42 4 £340 -20.00% 1
Thames Valley +20 4 £450 -5.26% 1
West Sussex +13 4 £475 -9.22% 2
East Sussex +9 4 - - 2
Berkshire -8 3 £450 -5.26%
Buckinghamshire +9 1 - - 1
Hampshire - 1 £300 - 1
Xcode
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Xcode 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 Xcode.

1 16 (94.12%) Apple iOS
2 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (82.35%) iOS Development
3 14 (82.35%) Apple Swift
4 13 (76.47%) Git (software)
5 12 (70.59%) TestFlight
6 10 (58.82%) CocoaPods
6 10 (58.82%) TDD
6 10 (58.82%) Objective-C
7 8 (47.06%) Test-First Development
7 8 (47.06%) OO
7 8 (47.06%) TeamCity
7 8 (47.06%) Open Source
7 8 (47.06%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (47.06%) SOLID
7 8 (47.06%) Mentoring
7 8 (47.06%) fastlane
7 8 (47.06%) Software Delivery
8 7 (41.18%) Test Automation
8 7 (41.18%) Android
9 6 (35.29%) React Native
10 5 (29.41%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (29.41%) GitHub
10 5 (29.41%) PhoneGap
10 5 (29.41%) HTML5
10 5 (29.41%) CSS
10 5 (29.41%) HTML
10 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
11 4 (23.53%) XML
11 4 (23.53%) JBoss

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (23.53%) JBoss
2 3 (17.65%) Apache
2 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
2 3 (17.65%) WebLogic
3 2 (11.76%) nginx
4 1 (5.88%) IIS
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (70.59%) TestFlight
2 5 (29.41%) GitHub
3 2 (11.76%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) HTTP
1 2 (11.76%) SSL
1 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
2 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.88%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (76.47%) Git (software)
2 10 (58.82%) CocoaPods
3 8 (47.06%) fastlane
3 8 (47.06%) TeamCity
4 4 (23.53%) Bitbucket
4 4 (23.53%) Eclipse
4 4 (23.53%) JIRA
5 3 (17.65%) Ant
5 3 (17.65%) IntelliJ
5 3 (17.65%) JUnit
5 3 (17.65%) Selenium
6 2 (11.76%) Cucumber
6 2 (11.76%) Gatling
6 2 (11.76%) Grunt
6 2 (11.76%) gulp
6 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
6 2 (11.76%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (11.76%) Sublime Text
6 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
7 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 2 (11.76%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Developer
2 10 (58.82%) iOS Developer
3 6 (35.29%) React Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Applications Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (5.88%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) React Native
2 5 (29.41%) CSS
2 5 (29.41%) HTML
2 5 (29.41%) HTML5
2 5 (29.41%) PhoneGap
3 4 (23.53%) REST
3 4 (23.53%) XML
4 3 (17.65%) EJB
4 3 (17.65%) Hibernate
4 3 (17.65%) J2EE
4 3 (17.65%) J2SE
4 3 (17.65%) JSON
4 3 (17.65%) Node.js
4 3 (17.65%) Play Framework
4 3 (17.65%) SOAP
4 3 (17.65%) Spring
5 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
5 2 (11.76%) Gherkin
5 2 (11.76%) React
5 2 (11.76%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
1 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Apple iOS
2 7 (41.18%) Android
3 3 (17.65%) Unix
4 2 (11.76%) Linux
4 2 (11.76%) Ubuntu
4 2 (11.76%) Windows
5 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (82.35%) iOS Development
3 10 (58.82%) TDD
4 8 (47.06%) Continuous Delivery
4 8 (47.06%) Mentoring
4 8 (47.06%) OO
4 8 (47.06%) Open Source
4 8 (47.06%) Software Delivery
4 8 (47.06%) SOLID
4 8 (47.06%) Test-First Development
5 7 (41.18%) Test Automation
6 5 (29.41%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (23.53%) Android Development
7 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (23.53%) Stress Testing
8 3 (17.65%) Microservices
8 3 (17.65%) MVC
9 2 (11.76%) Analytics
9 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
9 2 (11.76%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) Apple Swift
2 10 (58.82%) Objective-C
3 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 3 (17.65%) C#
4 3 (17.65%) Java
4 3 (17.65%) Scala
4 3 (17.65%) SQL
5 2 (11.76%) Groovy
5 2 (11.76%) Haskell
5 2 (11.76%) Kotlin
5 2 (11.76%) Perl
5 2 (11.76%) Python
5 2 (11.76%) Ruby
6 1 (5.88%) XPath
6 1 (5.88%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Puppet
2 2 (11.76%) Grafana
2 2 (11.76%) Kibana
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Adobe
1 3 (17.65%) webMethods
2 2 (11.76%) Apple
2 2 (11.76%) Google
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle