The table below looks at the statistics for Cocoa skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cocoa over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Cocoa
Rank - 85 85
Contract jobs citing Cocoa 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.070% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.40% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £525 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £381 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.47% +17.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 - -
Cocoa
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
312 247 362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 23.55% 17.19% 27.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 136 237
Median daily rate £373 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.42% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £242 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%

Cocoa
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Cocoa
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Cocoa Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Cocoa
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Cocoa.

1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (100.00%) Animation
1 1 (100.00%) Core Animation
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Cocoa Touch
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (100.00%) Apple Swift

Cocoa
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Cocoa Touch
1 1 (100.00%) Core Animation
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Animation
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Apple Swift
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C