Period
to 25 June 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 25 June 2018 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
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 - 38
Rank change year-on-year - +38 -
Contract jobs citing Xamarin 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.16% - 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 3.95% - 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Staffordshire median daily rate £366 - £410
10th Percentile £346 - £405
90th Percentile £389 - £415
West Midlands median daily rate £384 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +9.64% -6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands 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 Staffordshire.

All Vendors
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 76 91 115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 29.46% 35.55% 34.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 62 72
Staffordshire median daily rate £350 £350 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.41% -7.50%
10th Percentile £236 £187 £163
90th Percentile £438 £474 £499
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +8.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 5
Staffordshire median hourly rate £18.52 £18.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.89% +20.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £11.17 £13.66 £9.61
90th Percentile £30.98 £86.70 £16.58
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year -6.25% +18.52% -18.67%

Xamarin
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing Xamarin as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Xamarin in Staffordshire

Xamarin
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Xamarin in Staffordshire

Xamarin
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Xamarin within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 25 June 2018. 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
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 £345 -
Xamarin
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 June 2018, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Xamarin.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) TypeScript
1 3 (100.00%) Android Development
1 3 (100.00%) Apple Swift
2 2 (66.67%) Push Notifications
2 2 (66.67%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Video\Live Streaming
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching

Xamarin
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Applications Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Android Development
2 2 (66.67%) Push Notifications
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Apple Swift
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 3 (100.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree