The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for Xcode skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Xcode over the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple Xcode
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank - - 31
Contract jobs citing Xcode 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire - - 0.56%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +20.71% -6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 - -

Xcode is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Staffordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 18 25 15
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 13.14% 15.92% 8.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 11
Median daily rate £275 £325 £317
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.38% +2.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £252 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £447 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

Xcode
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire citing Xcode as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Xcode in Staffordshire

Xcode
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Xcode in Staffordshire

Xcode
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Xcode.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Gradle
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
1 1 (100.00%) Android Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Apple Swift
1 1 (100.00%) CocoaPods
1 1 (100.00%) Material Design

Xcode
Top Related 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Android Studio
1 1 (100.00%) CocoaPods
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Gradle
General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Android Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Material Design
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Apple Swift
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C