Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 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
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 349 370 335
Rank change year-on-year +21 -35 +43
Contract jobs citing Xcode 13 13 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.083% 0.078% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.43% 0.43% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 1
South East median daily rate £463 £483 £115
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.15% +319.57% -67.14%
10th Percentile £418 £323 £108
90th Percentile £492 £514 £123
England median daily rate £463 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +2.78% +12.50% +2.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £35.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year - -10.83% +124.29%

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 2,995 3,023 2,335
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 19.22% 18.03% 14.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,918 1,845 1,339
South East median daily rate £463 £450 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +11.11% +7.28%
10th Percentile £325 £310 £298
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
England median daily rate £500 £475 £438
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 68 77
South East median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -3.41%
10th Percentile £37.75 £28.10 £17.25
90th Percentile £59.38 £67.25 £71.84
England median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year +1.18% +3.66% -3.19%

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 19 April 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
West Sussex +1 5 £475 -5.00%
Thames Valley +25 4 £438 +34.62%
Surrey +10 4 - -
Berkshire - 3 £450 -
Buckinghamshire +41 1 £425 +30.77%
Xcode
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 13 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 12 (92.31%) Apple Swift
3 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (69.23%) Git (software)
4 9 (69.23%) iOS Development
5 7 (53.85%) REST
5 7 (53.85%) TestFlight
5 7 (53.85%) Android
5 7 (53.85%) Java
6 6 (46.15%) Objective-C
7 5 (38.46%) Puppet
7 5 (38.46%) MongoDB
7 5 (38.46%) Docker
7 5 (38.46%) Play Framework
7 5 (38.46%) CocoaPods
7 5 (38.46%) React Native
7 5 (38.46%) Mentoring
7 5 (38.46%) Microservices
7 5 (38.46%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (38.46%) Software Delivery
7 5 (38.46%) SOLID
7 5 (38.46%) fastlane
7 5 (38.46%) TDD
7 5 (38.46%) Test-First Development
7 5 (38.46%) Spring
7 5 (38.46%) Google
7 5 (38.46%) Selenium
7 5 (38.46%) TeamCity
7 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
7 5 (38.46%) JSON

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 5 (38.46%) Apache
1 5 (38.46%) JBoss
1 5 (38.46%) WebLogic
2 3 (23.08%) nginx
2 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) TestFlight
2 3 (23.08%) GitHub
2 3 (23.08%) Google Analytics
3 2 (15.38%) Google Play
3 2 (15.38%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) HTTP
1 4 (30.77%) SSL
1 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) MongoDB
2 3 (23.08%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Git (software)
2 5 (38.46%) CocoaPods
2 5 (38.46%) Eclipse
2 5 (38.46%) fastlane
2 5 (38.46%) IntelliJ
2 5 (38.46%) JUnit
2 5 (38.46%) Selenium
2 5 (38.46%) TeamCity
3 4 (30.77%) Bitbucket
3 4 (30.77%) JIRA
4 3 (23.08%) Android Studio
4 3 (23.08%) Ant
4 3 (23.08%) Cucumber
4 3 (23.08%) Gatling
4 3 (23.08%) Grunt
4 3 (23.08%) gulp
4 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
4 3 (23.08%) Karma Test Runner
4 3 (23.08%) Sublime Text
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) iOS Developer
3 5 (38.46%) React Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Application Development Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Applications Development Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Applications Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Development Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Development Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) REST
2 5 (38.46%) CSS
2 5 (38.46%) EJB
2 5 (38.46%) Hibernate
2 5 (38.46%) HTML
2 5 (38.46%) HTML5
2 5 (38.46%) J2EE
2 5 (38.46%) J2SE
2 5 (38.46%) JSON
2 5 (38.46%) Play Framework
2 5 (38.46%) React Native
2 5 (38.46%) SOAP
2 5 (38.46%) Spring
2 5 (38.46%) XML
3 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
3 3 (23.08%) Gherkin
3 3 (23.08%) jQuery
3 3 (23.08%) Node.js
3 3 (23.08%) Servlets
4 2 (15.38%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 7 (53.85%) Android
3 5 (38.46%) Unix
4 4 (30.77%) Linux
5 3 (23.08%) Ubuntu
5 3 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) iOS Development
3 5 (38.46%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (38.46%) Mentoring
3 5 (38.46%) Microservices
3 5 (38.46%) OO
3 5 (38.46%) Open Source
3 5 (38.46%) Software Delivery
3 5 (38.46%) SOLID
3 5 (38.46%) TDD
3 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
3 5 (38.46%) Test-First Development
4 4 (30.77%) Analytics
4 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
5 3 (23.08%) Android Development
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (23.08%) DevOps
5 3 (23.08%) Lean Software Development
5 3 (23.08%) MVC
5 3 (23.08%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) Apple Swift
2 7 (53.85%) Java
3 6 (46.15%) Objective-C
4 5 (38.46%) Scala
4 5 (38.46%) SQL
5 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
6 3 (23.08%) C#
6 3 (23.08%) Groovy
6 3 (23.08%) Haskell
6 3 (23.08%) Perl
6 3 (23.08%) Python
6 3 (23.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Puppet
2 3 (23.08%) Grafana
2 3 (23.08%) Kibana
3 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Google
1 5 (38.46%) webMethods
2 4 (30.77%) Adobe