Period
to 22 September 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 22 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.

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
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 156 186 173
Rank change year-on-year +30 -13 +29
Contract jobs citing Xamarin 17 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.43% 0.20% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 1.02% 0.55% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 3
Yorkshire median daily rate £315 £310 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.61% -11.43% -28.21%
10th Percentile £298 £230 £330
90th Percentile £400 £400 £415
England median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £45.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year - +63.64% -

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 1,667 1,825 1,626
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 42.32% 36.79% 38.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,062 1,137 963
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £413 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +5.77% -2.50%
10th Percentile £213 £254 £258
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
England median daily rate £450 £450 £438
% change year-on-year - +2.86% +3.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 104 71
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £16.66 £14.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.93% +17.29% -2.00%
10th Percentile £9.84 £10.58 £9.25
90th Percentile £34.80 £35.00 £26.25
England median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -

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
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 22 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
West Yorkshire +40 8 £400 +21.21% 5
South Yorkshire -10 6 £313 +35.87% 3
Xamarin
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 16 (94.12%) C#
2 15 (88.24%) .NET
3 10 (58.82%) Azure
4 9 (52.94%) .NET Core
5 7 (41.18%) MVC
6 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (35.29%) SQL
6 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
7 5 (29.41%) HTML
7 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
7 5 (29.41%) Android
8 3 (17.65%) Web Services
8 3 (17.65%) C++
8 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
8 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (17.65%) MVVM
8 3 (17.65%) PaaS
8 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
8 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
8 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
8 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (11.76%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (11.76%) DevOps
9 2 (11.76%) Software Delivery
9 2 (11.76%) Cosmos DB
9 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
9 2 (11.76%) Android Development
9 2 (11.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (11.76%) MSBuild
9 2 (11.76%) AWS

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 10 (58.82%) Azure
2 3 (17.65%) PaaS
3 2 (11.76%) AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (11.76%) Cosmos DB
1 2 (11.76%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
1 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
1 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (11.76%) JIRA
2 2 (11.76%) MSBuild
2 2 (11.76%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.88%) Automotive
1 1 (5.88%) Law
1 1 (5.88%) Public Sector
1 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Senior Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Software Developer
4 3 (17.65%) .NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C# Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Software Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Xamarin Developer
5 2 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Android Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Senior SQL Developer
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (88.24%) .NET
2 9 (52.94%) .NET Core
3 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
4 5 (29.41%) HTML
5 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
5 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (17.65%) Web Services
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.88%) CSS
6 1 (5.88%) Entity Framework
6 1 (5.88%) JSON
6 1 (5.88%) RESTful
6 1 (5.88%) Xamarin.iOS
6 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Android
2 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) MVC
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) MVVM
4 2 (11.76%) Android Development
4 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
4 2 (11.76%) DevOps
4 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
4 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.76%) Scrum
4 2 (11.76%) Software Delivery
5 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.88%) Critical Thinking
5 1 (5.88%) Deployment Automation
5 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.88%) Mobile Development
5 1 (5.88%) Multithreading
5 1 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) Time Management
5 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) C#
2 6 (35.29%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 3 (17.65%) C++
5 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Twitter