Period
to 23 March 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 23 March 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Xamarin.

Xamarin
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 167 154 176
Rank change year-on-year -13 +22 +26
Contract jobs citing Xamarin 24 44 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.51% 0.92% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 1.28% 2.47% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 35 5
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £438 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.29% +41.13% -11.43%
10th Percentile £270 £225 £225
90th Percentile £480 £540 £363
England median daily rate £420 £412 £400
% change year-on-year +2.07% +2.88% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 - £41.25

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 Yorkshire.

All Vendors
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,872 1,779 1,758
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 39.60% 37.20% 39.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,228 1,137 1,096
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £230 £200 £258
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
England median daily rate £455 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +1.11% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 99 88
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.85 £16.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.19% +18.52% -3.57%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.70 £9.80
90th Percentile £23.58 £40.00 £22.58
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year - +2.94% -8.11%

Xamarin
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Xamarin in Yorkshire

Xamarin
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Xamarin in Yorkshire

Xamarin
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Xamarin in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Xamarin in Yorkshire

Xamarin
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Xamarin within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 March 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 Yorkshire -9 24 £375 -14.29% 6
Xamarin
England

For the 6 months to 23 March 2019, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Xamarin.

1 21 (87.50%) Android
2 17 (70.83%) C#
2 17 (70.83%) .NET
3 14 (58.33%) Mobile App
4 10 (41.67%) Web Services
4 10 (41.67%) Git (software)
5 9 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (37.50%) JSON
5 9 (37.50%) XML
5 9 (37.50%) Jenkins
6 8 (33.33%) Analytics
6 8 (33.33%) SQLite
6 8 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 8 (33.33%) Multithreading
6 8 (33.33%) Memory Management
7 7 (29.17%) Visual Studio
8 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
8 6 (25.00%) Android Development
9 5 (20.83%) Finance
9 5 (20.83%) Apple iOS
10 4 (16.67%) Integration Testing
10 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
10 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (16.67%) HTML
10 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
10 4 (16.67%) SQL
10 4 (16.67%) DevOps
11 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (12.50%) Autofac
11 3 (12.50%) User Experience

Xamarin
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) SQLite
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (8.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Git (software)
2 9 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 9 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (29.17%) Visual Studio
4 2 (8.33%) JIRA
4 2 (8.33%) MSBuild
4 2 (8.33%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (4.17%) NSubstitute
5 1 (4.17%) NUnit
5 1 (4.17%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Developer
2 13 (54.17%) Xamarin Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Android Developer
4 4 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Mobile Test Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Test Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Android Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) iOS Developer
7 1 (4.17%) PowerShell Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (70.83%) .NET
2 10 (41.67%) Web Services
3 9 (37.50%) JSON
3 9 (37.50%) XML
4 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 4 (16.67%) HTML
6 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (12.50%) Autofac
6 3 (12.50%) Entity Framework
7 1 (4.17%) .NET Core
7 1 (4.17%) CSS
7 1 (4.17%) jQuery
7 1 (4.17%) REST
7 1 (4.17%) SOAP
7 1 (4.17%) Spring
7 1 (4.17%) Swagger
7 1 (4.17%) Universal Windows Platform
7 1 (4.17%) WPF
7 1 (4.17%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 14 (58.33%) Mobile App
2 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (87.50%) Android
2 5 (20.83%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Analytics
1 8 (33.33%) Memory Management
1 8 (33.33%) Multithreading
1 8 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 6 (25.00%) Android Development
3 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.67%) DevOps
3 4 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 3 (12.50%) BDD
4 3 (12.50%) Cross-Platform Development
4 3 (12.50%) Mobile Development
4 3 (12.50%) MVC
4 3 (12.50%) OO
4 3 (12.50%) OOP
4 3 (12.50%) Pair Programming
4 3 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 3 (12.50%) SOA
4 3 (12.50%) TDD
4 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 2 (8.33%) Exploratory Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) C#
2 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (8.33%) Apple Swift
3 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) ISEB
1 2 (8.33%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft