The table below looks at the statistics for Cocoa skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cocoa over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Cocoa
Rank - 129 128
Contract jobs citing Cocoa 0 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.65% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £390 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £34.20 -
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -
Cocoa
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
487 614 534
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 19.58% 21.48% 19.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 380 315
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 2
Median hourly rate £12.50 £35.75 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.03% +74.39%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

Cocoa
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Cocoa as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Cocoa Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Cocoa
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cocoa across the Berkshire region.

Cocoa Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Cocoa
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cocoa 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Cocoa.

1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Cocoa Touch
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Phone
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Development
1 1 (100.00%) Apple Swift

Cocoa
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Developer
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Cocoa Touch
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Apple Swift
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C