The table below looks at the statistics for Cocoa Touch skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cocoa Touch over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Cocoa Touch
Rank 547 521 472
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -49
Contract jobs citing Cocoa Touch 32 30 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.065% 0.064% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.24% 0.23% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 22 44
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £409
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £321 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £448 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £329 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.14% +1.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Cocoa Touch
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13504 12995 12697
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.24% 27.75% 28.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 9391 8465 8103
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £536
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 182 279 342
Average hourly rate £35.00 £33.84 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.42% -0.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £15.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

Cocoa Touch
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cocoa Touch across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Cocoa Touch Jobs Demand Trend in England

Cocoa Touch
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Cocoa Touch Daily Rate Trend in England

Cocoa Touch
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cocoa Touch across the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Cocoa Touch Daily Rate Histogram in England

Cocoa Touch
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Cocoa Touch Hourly Rate Trend in England

Cocoa Touch
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cocoa Touch within the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +17 23 £375 - 5
South East -24 7 £325 -13.33% 4
East Midlands +7 1 - -
South West - 1 £388 -
East of England - - - -
North West - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Cocoa Touch
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Cocoa Touch
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Cocoa Touch also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cocoa Touch.

1 86 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 86 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 81 (94.19%) Cocoa
3 77 (89.53%) Objective-C
4 47 (54.65%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (50.00%) iPhone
6 37 (43.02%) iPad
6 37 (43.02%) Xcode
7 31 (36.05%) Apple
7 31 (36.05%) Git (software)
8 29 (33.72%) iOS SDK
9 28 (32.56%) Mobile App
9 28 (32.56%) TDD
10 27 (31.40%) Scrum
11 26 (30.23%) RESTful
12 24 (27.91%) Subversion
13 23 (26.74%) Web Services
13 23 (26.74%) Continuous Integration
14 22 (25.58%) OO
15 21 (24.42%) HTTP
15 21 (24.42%) SOAP
16 19 (22.09%) JSON
17 13 (15.12%) Kanban
18 12 (13.95%) Computer Science
18 12 (13.95%) Client/Server
19 11 (12.79%) UIKit
19 11 (12.79%) Data Structures
20 10 (11.63%) XML
21 9 (10.47%) User Experience
21 9 (10.47%) Android

Cocoa Touch
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Cocoa Touch also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cocoa Touch. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.16%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 21 (24.42%) HTTP
2 3 (3.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.16%) MySQL
1 1 (1.16%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 37 (43.02%) Xcode
2 31 (36.05%) Git (software)
3 24 (27.91%) Subversion
4 4 (4.65%) Mercurial
5 2 (2.33%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.16%) Android Studio
General
1 6 (6.98%) Finance
1 6 (6.98%) Marketing
2 4 (4.65%) Banking
3 3 (3.49%) Publishing
4 2 (2.33%) Games
4 2 (2.33%) Retail
5 1 (1.16%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.16%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 85 (98.84%) Developer
2 80 (93.02%) iOS Developer
3 13 (15.12%) Mobile Developer
4 6 (6.98%) Senior iOS Developer
4 6 (6.98%) Senior Developer
5 2 (2.33%) Lead Developer
5 2 (2.33%) Junior Developer
5 2 (2.33%) iPhone Developer
5 2 (2.33%) Junior iOS Developer
5 2 (2.33%) Android Developer
5 2 (2.33%) iPad Developer
5 2 (2.33%) Junior
6 1 (1.16%) Software Engineer
6 1 (1.16%) Salesforce.com Developer
6 1 (1.16%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 1 (1.16%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (94.19%) Cocoa
2 29 (33.72%) iOS SDK
3 26 (30.23%) RESTful
4 23 (26.74%) Web Services
5 21 (24.42%) SOAP
6 19 (22.09%) JSON
7 11 (12.79%) UIKit
8 10 (11.63%) XML
9 9 (10.47%) REST
10 5 (5.81%) HTML
10 5 (5.81%) Xamarin.iOS
11 4 (4.65%) Android SDK
11 4 (4.65%) Google Maps API
12 3 (3.49%) HTML5
12 3 (3.49%) Ajax
13 2 (2.33%) CSS
13 2 (2.33%) Core Animation
13 2 (2.33%) Sencha Touch
14 1 (1.16%) jQuery
14 1 (1.16%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 43 (50.00%) iPhone
2 37 (43.02%) iPad
3 28 (32.56%) Mobile App
4 12 (13.95%) Computer Science
4 12 (13.95%) Client/Server
5 11 (12.79%) Data Structures
6 9 (10.47%) User Experience
7 8 (9.30%) Social Media
8 5 (5.81%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (5.81%) N-Tier
9 3 (3.49%) Animation
9 3 (3.49%) Mobile Banking
10 2 (2.33%) Video Editing
10 2 (2.33%) Blackberry
11 1 (1.16%) Social Network
11 1 (1.16%) Augmented Reality
11 1 (1.16%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 86 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 9 (10.47%) Android
3 2 (2.33%) Windows Phone
3 2 (2.33%) Windows
3 2 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 47 (54.65%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (32.56%) TDD
4 27 (31.40%) Scrum
5 23 (26.74%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (25.58%) OO
7 13 (15.12%) Kanban
8 7 (8.14%) E-Commerce
9 6 (6.98%) OOD
9 6 (6.98%) Web Design
9 6 (6.98%) Software Engineering
10 5 (5.81%) Unit Testing
10 5 (5.81%) SOA
10 5 (5.81%) Android Development
11 4 (4.65%) Multithreading
11 4 (4.65%) Memory Management
11 4 (4.65%) Mobile Application Development
11 4 (4.65%) OOP
11 4 (4.65%) MVC
12 3 (3.49%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 77 (89.53%) Objective-C
2 6 (6.98%) C++
3 4 (4.65%) JavaScript
3 4 (4.65%) SQL
4 3 (3.49%) Java
5 1 (1.16%) PHP
5 1 (1.16%) C#
5 1 (1.16%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (5.81%) Degree
2 2 (2.33%) BC Cleared
2 2 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.81%) QA
Vendors
1 31 (36.05%) Apple
2 8 (9.30%) Facebook
3 5 (5.81%) Google
4 3 (3.49%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.33%) Twitter
5 2 (2.33%) Sencha
6 1 (1.16%) Salesforce.com