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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cocoa Touch over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Cocoa Touch
Rank 566 570 545
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -25
Contract jobs citing Cocoa Touch 56 56 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.38% 0.39% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 37 38
Median daily rate £500 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £339 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £28.50 £31.00 £33.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.06% -7.60%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £31.00 £33.55
% change year-on-year
-8.06% -7.60%
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
14817 14451 13773
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 29.75% 28.03% 27.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 10465 9899 8993
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 221 199
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.78 £19.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.35 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

Cocoa Touch
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Cocoa Touch as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 31 July 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cocoa Touch within the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London +2 27 £500 +17.64% 5
South East +16 18 £450 +24.13% 3
South West +1 4 £550 +33.33%
Yorkshire - 3 £500 -
North West 0 2 £410 - 3
West Midlands -31 1 - - 2
North East -40 1 - - 1
East of England - 1 - - 1
Cocoa Touch
UK

Cocoa Touch
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cocoa Touch 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 England region with a requirement for Cocoa Touch.

1 83 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 81 (97.59%) Objective-C
3 78 (93.98%) Cocoa
4 77 (92.77%) iOS Development
5 69 (83.13%) Agile Software Development
6 59 (71.08%) Mobile App
7 58 (69.88%) Apple Swift
8 38 (45.78%) Mobile Development
8 38 (45.78%) Web Services
8 38 (45.78%) REST
9 29 (34.94%) Xcode
9 29 (34.94%) Scrum
10 28 (33.73%) TDD
11 24 (28.92%) Apple
12 23 (27.71%) SOAP
12 23 (27.71%) Software Engineering
13 22 (26.51%) iPhone
14 21 (25.30%) iPad
14 21 (25.30%) JSON
15 20 (24.10%) Animation
15 20 (24.10%) SQLite
15 20 (24.10%) Unit Testing
15 20 (24.10%) Continuous Integration
15 20 (24.10%) Core Animation
15 20 (24.10%) Git (software)
15 20 (24.10%) iOS SDK
16 17 (20.48%) MongoDB
17 16 (19.28%) XML
17 16 (19.28%) SQL
17 16 (19.28%) MySQL

Cocoa Touch
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (2.41%) Apache ServiceMix
1 2 (2.41%) JBoss
2 1 (1.20%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (13.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (19.28%) TestFlight
2 14 (16.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.41%) GitHub
3 2 (2.41%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (24.10%) SQLite
2 17 (20.48%) MongoDB
3 16 (19.28%) MySQL
4 15 (18.07%) CouchDB
5 14 (16.87%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (3.61%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.41%) DB2
8 1 (1.20%) Couchbase
8 1 (1.20%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.20%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.20%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 29 (34.94%) Xcode
2 20 (24.10%) Git (software)
3 8 (9.64%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.82%) Android Studio
4 4 (4.82%) Eclipse
5 3 (3.61%) CocoaPods
5 3 (3.61%) Maven
6 2 (2.41%) Ant
6 2 (2.41%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 2 (2.41%) Gradle
6 2 (2.41%) Grunt
6 2 (2.41%) JIRA
6 2 (2.41%) Subversion
6 2 (2.41%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.20%) JUnit
General
1 5 (6.02%) Banking
2 2 (2.41%) Private Banking
2 2 (2.41%) Retail
3 1 (1.20%) Finance
3 1 (1.20%) Games
3 1 (1.20%) Marketing
3 1 (1.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 80 (96.39%) Developer
2 75 (90.36%) iOS Developer
3 23 (27.71%) Senior Developer
3 23 (27.71%) Senior iOS Developer
4 10 (12.05%) Applications Developer
5 8 (9.64%) Mobile Developer
6 7 (8.43%) iOS Programmer
6 7 (8.43%) Programmer
7 6 (7.23%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 6 (7.23%) Objective-C Developer
8 5 (6.02%) Android Developer
9 4 (4.82%) iOS Android Developer
10 3 (3.61%) Lead Developer
11 2 (2.41%) Java Android Developer
11 2 (2.41%) Java Developer
11 2 (2.41%) Java Mobile Developer
12 1 (1.20%) Agile Developer
12 1 (1.20%) Digital Developer
12 1 (1.20%) Lead iOS Developer
12 1 (1.20%) Objective-C Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (93.98%) Cocoa
2 38 (45.78%) REST
2 38 (45.78%) Web Services
3 23 (27.71%) SOAP
4 21 (25.30%) JSON
5 20 (24.10%) Core Animation
5 20 (24.10%) iOS SDK
6 16 (19.28%) XML
7 11 (13.25%) OpenGL
8 10 (12.05%) UIKit
9 9 (10.84%) HTML
10 8 (9.64%) Android SDK
10 8 (9.64%) CSS
11 7 (8.43%) HTML5
12 6 (7.23%) RESTful
13 5 (6.02%) jQuery
14 3 (3.61%) Ajax
14 3 (3.61%) AngularJS
15 2 (2.41%) CSS3
15 2 (2.41%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 59 (71.08%) Mobile App
2 22 (26.51%) iPhone
3 21 (25.30%) iPad
4 20 (24.10%) Animation
5 14 (16.87%) User Experience
6 12 (14.46%) Computer Science
7 5 (6.02%) Mobile Banking
8 4 (4.82%) Smartphone
9 2 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (2.41%) Data Structures
9 2 (2.41%) Fintech
9 2 (2.41%) N-Tier
9 2 (2.41%) Social Media
9 2 (2.41%) Wiki
10 1 (1.20%) Client/Server
10 1 (1.20%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 83 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 11 (13.25%) Android
3 6 (7.23%) Windows
4 2 (2.41%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.41%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.20%) Linux
5 1 (1.20%) Unix
5 1 (1.20%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (92.77%) iOS Development
2 69 (83.13%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (45.78%) Mobile Development
4 29 (34.94%) Scrum
5 28 (33.73%) TDD
6 23 (27.71%) Software Engineering
7 20 (24.10%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (24.10%) Unit Testing
8 15 (18.07%) Progressive Enhancement
8 15 (18.07%) Test Automation
9 14 (16.87%) E-Commerce
10 10 (12.05%) Memory Management
10 10 (12.05%) OO
11 7 (8.43%) BDD
12 6 (7.23%) Android Development
13 4 (4.82%) Mobile Application Development
13 4 (4.82%) Project Management
14 3 (3.61%) Configuration Management
14 3 (3.61%) OOD
14 3 (3.61%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 81 (97.59%) Objective-C
2 58 (69.88%) Apple Swift
3 16 (19.28%) SQL
4 14 (16.87%) JavaScript
5 9 (10.84%) Java
6 5 (6.02%) C#
7 3 (3.61%) PHP
8 2 (2.41%) C
8 2 (2.41%) C++
8 2 (2.41%) Ruby
9 1 (1.20%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (14.46%) Degree
2 1 (1.20%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 4 (4.82%) Docker
Vendors
1 24 (28.92%) Apple
2 7 (8.43%) ION Trading
3 2 (2.41%) Atlassian
3 2 (2.41%) Oracle
4 1 (1.20%) Endeca
4 1 (1.20%) Google
4 1 (1.20%) hybris
4 1 (1.20%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.20%) TIBCO
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