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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Cocoa Touch
Rank 600 537 562
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +25
Contract jobs citing Cocoa Touch 27 61 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.053% 0.12% 0.064%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.19% 0.44% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 40 26
Average daily rate £450 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £303 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £341 £350
% change year-on-year
+24.54% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £34.20 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £34.20 -
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
14313 13778 13485
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.93% 27.18% 27.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 10116 9053 8962
Average daily rate £420 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £283 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 182 188
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £18.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -25 11 £475 - 3
South East -29 9 £425 +30.76% 3
South West +8 3 £425 +3.03% 1
North West -6 2 - -
West Midlands -10 1 £375 +8.69% 1
Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Cocoa Touch
UK

Cocoa Touch
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 50 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 48 (96.00%) Cocoa
3 47 (94.00%) Objective-C
4 46 (92.00%) iOS Development
5 34 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (60.00%) Apple Swift
7 28 (56.00%) Mobile App
8 17 (34.00%) Mobile Development
9 16 (32.00%) iPhone
9 16 (32.00%) Xcode
10 15 (30.00%) Scrum
11 14 (28.00%) Web Services
11 14 (28.00%) iPad
11 14 (28.00%) iOS SDK
12 13 (26.00%) Software Engineering
13 12 (24.00%) Animation
13 12 (24.00%) JSON
13 12 (24.00%) Apple
13 12 (24.00%) REST
14 11 (22.00%) Core Animation
14 11 (22.00%) RESTful
14 11 (22.00%) TDD
15 9 (18.00%) E-Commerce
16 8 (16.00%) OO
17 7 (14.00%) UIKit
17 7 (14.00%) BDD
18 6 (12.00%) Unit Testing
18 6 (12.00%) Android
18 6 (12.00%) XML
19 5 (10.00%) SOAP

Cocoa Touch
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (2.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) GitHub
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) SQLite
2 3 (6.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (4.00%) CouchDB
3 2 (4.00%) MySQL
4 1 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.00%) Couchbase
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (32.00%) Xcode
2 5 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.00%) CocoaPods
3 3 (6.00%) JIRA
4 2 (4.00%) Android Studio
4 2 (4.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (4.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (4.00%) Gradle
4 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.00%) Subversion
5 1 (2.00%) Bitbucket
General
1 5 (10.00%) Games
1 5 (10.00%) Publishing
2 1 (2.00%) Marketing
2 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (96.00%) Developer
2 45 (90.00%) iOS Developer
3 11 (22.00%) Objective-C Developer
4 10 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 10 (20.00%) Senior iOS Developer
5 7 (14.00%) Applications Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 4 (8.00%) iOS Programmer
7 4 (8.00%) Mobile Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Programmer
8 2 (4.00%) Lead Developer
9 1 (2.00%) Agile Developer
9 1 (2.00%) Android Developer
9 1 (2.00%) Architect
9 1 (2.00%) Games Developer
9 1 (2.00%) Lead Android Developer
9 1 (2.00%) Objective-C Engineer
9 1 (2.00%) Senior Agile Developer
9 1 (2.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (96.00%) Cocoa
2 14 (28.00%) iOS SDK
2 14 (28.00%) Web Services
3 12 (24.00%) JSON
3 12 (24.00%) REST
4 11 (22.00%) Core Animation
4 11 (22.00%) RESTful
5 7 (14.00%) UIKit
6 6 (12.00%) XML
7 5 (10.00%) Android SDK
7 5 (10.00%) SOAP
8 4 (8.00%) OpenGL
9 2 (4.00%) Ajax
9 2 (4.00%) cocos2d
9 2 (4.00%) Google Maps API
9 2 (4.00%) HTML
9 2 (4.00%) HTML5
9 2 (4.00%) jQuery
9 2 (4.00%) PhoneGap
10 1 (2.00%) Pthreads
Miscellaneous
1 28 (56.00%) Mobile App
2 16 (32.00%) iPhone
3 14 (28.00%) iPad
4 12 (24.00%) Animation
5 4 (8.00%) Computer Science
5 4 (8.00%) Smartphone
5 4 (8.00%) User Experience
6 3 (6.00%) Social Media
7 2 (4.00%) Data Structures
8 1 (2.00%) Algorithms
8 1 (2.00%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (2.00%) Cryptography
8 1 (2.00%) Social Gaming
8 1 (2.00%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 50 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 6 (12.00%) Android
3 2 (4.00%) Windows
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (92.00%) iOS Development
2 34 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (34.00%) Mobile Development
4 15 (30.00%) Scrum
5 13 (26.00%) Software Engineering
6 11 (22.00%) TDD
7 9 (18.00%) E-Commerce
8 8 (16.00%) OO
9 7 (14.00%) BDD
10 6 (12.00%) Unit Testing
11 4 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (8.00%) Memory Management
11 4 (8.00%) Multithreading
12 3 (6.00%) OOP
13 2 (4.00%) Configuration Management
13 2 (4.00%) MVC
13 2 (4.00%) OOD
13 2 (4.00%) Project Management
13 2 (4.00%) Test Automation
13 2 (4.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 47 (94.00%) Objective-C
2 30 (60.00%) Apple Swift
3 4 (8.00%) Java
4 2 (4.00%) C
4 2 (4.00%) C++
4 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.00%) SQL
5 1 (2.00%) C#
5 1 (2.00%) PHP
5 1 (2.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (24.00%) Apple
2 4 (8.00%) ION Trading
3 3 (6.00%) Google
4 2 (4.00%) Atlassian
4 2 (4.00%) Facebook
5 1 (2.00%) Endeca
5 1 (2.00%) hybris
5 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.00%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.00%) Twitter
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