The table below looks at the statistics for Cocoa skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cocoa over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple Cocoa
England / East of England
Rank 118 120 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Cocoa 7 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.32% 0.042% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.11% 0.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £270 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £381
% change year-on-year
- +4.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 - -

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 East of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
633 608 789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 29.18% 25.25% 30.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 362 481
Median daily rate £400 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £523 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 22 31
Median hourly rate £37.00 £45.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.77% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £36.50 £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.60 £55.20 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

Cocoa
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 the East of England

Cocoa
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Cocoa Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Cocoa
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cocoa across the East of England region.

Cocoa Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Cocoa
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cocoa across the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017.

Cocoa Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Cocoa
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cocoa within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex - 7 £270 - 3
Cocoa
England

Cocoa
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Cocoa.

1 12 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 12 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 12 (100.00%) Apple Swift
2 11 (91.67%) Mobile App
2 11 (91.67%) iOS SDK
2 11 (91.67%) Objective-C
2 11 (91.67%) TDD
3 10 (83.33%) Pair Programming
4 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (75.00%) RESTful
5 8 (66.67%) iPhone
5 8 (66.67%) Animation
5 8 (66.67%) JSON
5 8 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (66.67%) Core Animation
5 8 (66.67%) iPhone SDK
5 8 (66.67%) GitHub
5 8 (66.67%) Jenkins
5 8 (66.67%) Core Data
5 8 (66.67%) C++
5 8 (66.67%) HTML
5 8 (66.67%) JUnit
5 8 (66.67%) XML
5 8 (66.67%) OOA/OOD
5 8 (66.67%) Xcode
5 8 (66.67%) MVC
5 8 (66.67%) OOD
6 7 (58.33%) Automotive
7 3 (25.00%) Scrum
7 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

Cocoa
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (66.67%) GitHub
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (16.67%) Office 365
2 2 (16.67%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 8 (66.67%) JUnit
1 8 (66.67%) Xcode
General
1 7 (58.33%) Automotive
2 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
1 12 (100.00%) iOS Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Objective-C Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) iOS SDK
2 9 (75.00%) RESTful
3 8 (66.67%) Core Animation
3 8 (66.67%) Core Data
3 8 (66.67%) HTML
3 8 (66.67%) iPhone SDK
3 8 (66.67%) JSON
3 8 (66.67%) XML
4 2 (16.67%) COM
5 1 (8.33%) REST
5 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) Mobile App
2 8 (66.67%) Animation
2 8 (66.67%) iPhone
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 11 (91.67%) TDD
3 10 (83.33%) Pair Programming
4 8 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (66.67%) MVC
4 8 (66.67%) OOA/OOD
4 8 (66.67%) OOD
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) CRM
5 3 (25.00%) Scrum
6 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (16.67%) Case Management
6 2 (16.67%) Data Management
6 2 (16.67%) Document Management
7 1 (8.33%) ERP
7 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Apple Swift
2 11 (91.67%) Objective-C
3 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (66.67%) C++
5 1 (8.33%) Java
5 1 (8.33%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Infor
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle
1 2 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (16.67%) SAP