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 23 August 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
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Cocoa Touch
Rank 154 209 187
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -22
Contract jobs citing Cocoa Touch 17 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.48% 0.073% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.36% 0.24% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 9
Median daily rate £500 £313 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+59.87% -16.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £250 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £480 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
1247 1675 1716
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 35.32% 30.58% 29.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1053 1373 1269
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £620 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 12
Median hourly rate £20.00 £62.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.00% +38.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%

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 23 August 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 23 August 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 20 (100.00%) Cocoa
1 20 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 20 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 20 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 19 (95.00%) Mobile App
3 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (85.00%) Apple Swift
5 16 (80.00%) REST
6 15 (75.00%) SOAP
6 15 (75.00%) Web Services
7 13 (65.00%) Unit Testing
8 12 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (60.00%) Git (software)
8 12 (60.00%) Test Automation
8 12 (60.00%) CouchDB
8 12 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 12 (60.00%) TDD
8 12 (60.00%) Software Engineering
8 12 (60.00%) Scrum
8 12 (60.00%) SQL
8 12 (60.00%) MySQL
8 12 (60.00%) TestFlight
8 12 (60.00%) MongoDB
8 12 (60.00%) Azure SQL Database
8 12 (60.00%) Progressive Enhancement
8 12 (60.00%) SQLite
9 8 (40.00%) E-Commerce
10 7 (35.00%) Apple
10 7 (35.00%) Core Data
11 5 (25.00%) 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 12 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (60.00%) TestFlight
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 12 (60.00%) CouchDB
1 12 (60.00%) MongoDB
1 12 (60.00%) MySQL
1 12 (60.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 12 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (5.00%) Banking
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Publishing
1 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Developer
1 19 (95.00%) iOS Developer
2 12 (60.00%) Senior Developer
2 12 (60.00%) Senior iOS Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Digital Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) Cocoa
2 16 (80.00%) REST
3 15 (75.00%) SOAP
3 15 (75.00%) Web Services
4 7 (35.00%) Core Data
5 4 (20.00%) Core Animation
5 4 (20.00%) HTML
6 3 (15.00%) Ajax
6 3 (15.00%) HTML5
6 3 (15.00%) iOS SDK
6 3 (15.00%) jQuery
6 3 (15.00%) JSON
6 3 (15.00%) UIKit
6 3 (15.00%) XML
7 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
7 1 (5.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (95.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (20.00%) Animation
2 4 (20.00%) User Experience
3 1 (5.00%) Fintech
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (65.00%) Unit Testing
4 12 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (60.00%) Progressive Enhancement
4 12 (60.00%) Scrum
4 12 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 12 (60.00%) TDD
4 12 (60.00%) Test Automation
5 8 (40.00%) E-Commerce
6 5 (25.00%) Mobile Development
7 3 (15.00%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (10.00%) OO
9 1 (5.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Objective-C
2 17 (85.00%) Apple Swift
3 12 (60.00%) SQL
4 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (15.00%) PHP
6 2 (10.00%) C#
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Apple