The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Cocoa Touch
Rank 565 446 540
Rank change year-on-year
-119 +94
Contract jobs citing Cocoa Touch 25 57 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.049% 0.13% 0.066%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 0.49% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 41 32
Average daily rate £400 £400 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £42.50
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13782 11568 14360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.85% 26.85% 25.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 9018 7371 8668
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 211 331 363
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Cocoa Touch
UK

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -40 23 £400 - 11
East of England -26 1 £350 - 1
East Midlands - - - - 1
North West - - - - 1
South East - - - -
Cocoa Touch
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Cocoa Touch
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 43 (97.73%) Apple iOS
2 42 (95.45%) Cocoa
3 38 (86.36%) Objective-C
4 35 (79.55%) iOS Development
5 27 (61.36%) iPhone
6 26 (59.09%) Xcode
7 20 (45.45%) Mobile App
8 18 (40.91%) iOS SDK
9 16 (36.36%) iPad
10 15 (34.09%) Android
10 15 (34.09%) Apple
11 13 (29.55%) HTML
12 12 (27.27%) Web Services
12 12 (27.27%) OO
13 11 (25.00%) JavaScript
13 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (22.73%) Scrum
14 10 (22.73%) REST
15 9 (20.45%) TDD
15 9 (20.45%) OOP
15 9 (20.45%) SOAP
16 8 (18.18%) CSS
17 7 (15.91%) MVC
17 7 (15.91%) E-Commerce
17 7 (15.91%) Windows
17 7 (15.91%) C++
18 6 (13.64%) Java
18 6 (13.64%) Memory Management
18 6 (13.64%) User Stories
18 6 (13.64%) UIKit

Cocoa Touch
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.09%) CMS
2 1 (2.27%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) Wireshark
2 2 (4.55%) HTTP
3 1 (2.27%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) MySQL
1 4 (9.09%) SQLite
2 1 (2.27%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 26 (59.09%) Xcode
2 5 (11.36%) Git (software)
3 4 (9.09%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (9.09%) JIRA
3 4 (9.09%) Selenium
3 4 (9.09%) Maven
3 4 (9.09%) Subversion
3 4 (9.09%) Cucumber
4 3 (6.82%) PhoneGap
4 3 (6.82%) eggPlant
4 3 (6.82%) JBehave
4 3 (6.82%) WebDriver
5 2 (4.55%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.27%) JUnit
6 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (11.36%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Publishing
2 4 (9.09%) Retail
3 3 (6.82%) Games
4 1 (2.27%) Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Dutch Language
4 1 (2.27%) French Language
4 1 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 38 (86.36%) Developer
2 32 (72.73%) iOS Developer
3 8 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Senior iOS Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Mobile Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Tester
7 3 (6.82%) Applications Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Lead Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Android Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Android Software Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) iPad Developer
9 1 (2.27%) iPhone Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Front-End Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Test Leader
9 1 (2.27%) Senior Applications Developer
9 1 (2.27%) JavaScript Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (95.45%) Cocoa
2 18 (40.91%) iOS SDK
3 13 (29.55%) HTML
4 12 (27.27%) Web Services
5 10 (22.73%) REST
6 9 (20.45%) SOAP
7 8 (18.18%) CSS
8 6 (13.64%) UIKit
9 5 (11.36%) Android SDK
9 5 (11.36%) HTML5
9 5 (11.36%) JSON
10 4 (9.09%) Flash
10 4 (9.09%) RESTful
11 3 (6.82%) MEAP
11 3 (6.82%) CSS3
11 3 (6.82%) J2ME
11 3 (6.82%) J2EE
12 2 (4.55%) Middleware
12 2 (4.55%) .NET
12 2 (4.55%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 27 (61.36%) iPhone
2 20 (45.45%) Mobile App
3 16 (36.36%) iPad
4 5 (11.36%) Video on Demand
5 4 (9.09%) Blackberry
5 4 (9.09%) IPTV
6 3 (6.82%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (6.82%) Computer Science
7 2 (4.55%) N-Tier
7 2 (4.55%) Social Media
7 2 (4.55%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (2.27%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (2.27%) Open Source
8 1 (2.27%) Graphic Design
8 1 (2.27%) Animation
8 1 (2.27%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 43 (97.73%) Apple iOS
2 15 (34.09%) Android
3 7 (15.91%) Windows
4 4 (9.09%) Windows Phone
5 2 (4.55%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (2.27%) BlackBerry OS
6 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (79.55%) iOS Development
2 12 (27.27%) OO
3 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (22.73%) Scrum
5 9 (20.45%) TDD
5 9 (20.45%) OOP
6 7 (15.91%) MVC
6 7 (15.91%) E-Commerce
7 6 (13.64%) Memory Management
7 6 (13.64%) User Stories
7 6 (13.64%) Mobile Application Development
8 5 (11.36%) BDD
9 4 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (9.09%) Regression Testing
9 4 (9.09%) Test Scripting
9 4 (9.09%) Android Development
10 3 (6.82%) Software Engineering
11 2 (4.55%) DRM
11 2 (4.55%) Project Management
11 2 (4.55%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 38 (86.36%) Objective-C
2 11 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (15.91%) C++
4 6 (13.64%) Java
5 3 (6.82%) Ruby
5 3 (6.82%) Python
5 3 (6.82%) C#
5 3 (6.82%) Perl
6 2 (4.55%) PHP
7 1 (2.27%) VB
7 1 (2.27%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) ISTQB
1 3 (6.82%) ISEB
2 2 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 15 (34.09%) Apple
2 4 (9.09%) Google
3 3 (6.82%) Facebook
4 2 (4.55%) Adobe
4 2 (4.55%) Sybase
4 2 (4.55%) SAP
4 2 (4.55%) Sencha
5 1 (2.27%) Yahoo!
5 1 (2.27%) Symbian
5 1 (2.27%) JBoss
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle
5 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.27%) Sony
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