The table below looks at the statistics for Cocoa Touch skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cocoa Touch over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Cocoa Touch
Rank 167 178 205
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +27
Contract jobs citing Cocoa Touch 8 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.23% 0.17% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.66% 0.56% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 5
Median daily rate £550 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% +7.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £369 £400
% change year-on-year
+49.15% -7.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.00 £33.55
% change year-on-year
- -7.60%
Cocoa Touch
London

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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1205 1438 1731
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 35.04% 31.06% 29.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1016 1199 1317
Median daily rate £450 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 9
Median hourly rate £54.25 £35.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.98% -22.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Cocoa Touch
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Cocoa Touch Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Cocoa Touch
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Cocoa Touch Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Cocoa Touch
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cocoa Touch across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Cocoa Touch Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Cocoa Touch
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cocoa Touch 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 City of London region with a requirement for Cocoa Touch.

1 21 (100.00%) Cocoa
1 21 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 21 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 21 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 20 (95.24%) Mobile App
3 19 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (90.48%) Apple Swift
4 17 (80.95%) REST
5 16 (76.19%) SOAP
5 16 (76.19%) Web Services
6 15 (71.43%) Unit Testing
7 14 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (66.67%) Git (software)
7 14 (66.67%) Test Automation
7 14 (66.67%) CouchDB
7 14 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
7 14 (66.67%) TDD
7 14 (66.67%) Software Engineering
7 14 (66.67%) SQL
7 14 (66.67%) MySQL
7 14 (66.67%) Scrum
7 14 (66.67%) SQLite
7 14 (66.67%) MongoDB
7 14 (66.67%) Azure SQL Database
7 14 (66.67%) Progressive Enhancement
7 14 (66.67%) TestFlight
8 11 (52.38%) E-Commerce
9 6 (28.57%) Apple
9 6 (28.57%) Core Data
10 5 (23.81%) Mobile Development

Cocoa Touch
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 14 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 14 (66.67%) TestFlight
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (66.67%) Azure SQL Database
1 14 (66.67%) CouchDB
1 14 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 14 (66.67%) MySQL
1 14 (66.67%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 14 (66.67%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (4.76%) Banking
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (95.24%) Developer
1 20 (95.24%) iOS Developer
2 14 (66.67%) Senior Developer
2 14 (66.67%) Senior iOS Developer
3 1 (4.76%) Digital Developer
3 1 (4.76%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) Cocoa
2 17 (80.95%) REST
3 16 (76.19%) SOAP
3 16 (76.19%) Web Services
4 6 (28.57%) Core Data
5 4 (19.05%) Core Animation
6 3 (14.29%) HTML
7 2 (9.52%) Ajax
7 2 (9.52%) HTML5
7 2 (9.52%) iOS SDK
7 2 (9.52%) jQuery
7 2 (9.52%) JSON
7 2 (9.52%) UIKit
7 2 (9.52%) XML
8 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
8 1 (4.76%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (95.24%) Mobile App
2 4 (19.05%) Animation
2 4 (19.05%) User Experience
3 1 (4.76%) Fintech
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 19 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (71.43%) Unit Testing
4 14 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (66.67%) Progressive Enhancement
4 14 (66.67%) Scrum
4 14 (66.67%) Software Engineering
4 14 (66.67%) TDD
4 14 (66.67%) Test Automation
5 11 (52.38%) E-Commerce
6 5 (23.81%) Mobile Development
7 2 (9.52%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (4.76%) OO
8 1 (4.76%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) Objective-C
2 19 (90.48%) Apple Swift
3 14 (66.67%) SQL
4 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 2 (9.52%) C#
5 2 (9.52%) PHP
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Apple