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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Cocoa Touch
Rank 581 569 559
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -10
Contract jobs citing Cocoa Touch 38 62 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.076% 0.12% 0.099%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.25% 0.41% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 46 40
Median daily rate £500 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £311 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £369 £400
% change year-on-year
+49.15% -7.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £31.00 £33.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.60%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.00 £33.55
% change year-on-year
- -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
15488 14952 14282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.05% 28.75% 27.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 10780 10420 9423
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 £303 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 269 160
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.85 £17.50 £17.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -7 27 £500 +21.21% 4
South West +16 5 £550 +33.33%
South East -5 3 £300 -17.24%
Yorkshire +9 2 - -
East of England - 1 - -
Cocoa Touch
UK

Cocoa Touch
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 90 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 88 (97.78%) Objective-C
3 87 (96.67%) iOS Development
4 85 (94.44%) Cocoa
5 77 (85.56%) Agile Software Development
6 63 (70.00%) Mobile App
7 62 (68.89%) Apple Swift
8 48 (53.33%) Core Data
9 46 (51.11%) TDD
10 43 (47.78%) Mobile Development
11 39 (43.33%) Web Services
11 39 (43.33%) REST
12 33 (36.67%) Continuous Integration
13 30 (33.33%) Core Animation
14 29 (32.22%) Scrum
15 28 (31.11%) Animation
16 27 (30.00%) Unit Testing
16 27 (30.00%) E-Commerce
16 27 (30.00%) SOAP
17 26 (28.89%) Git (software)
18 25 (27.78%) Software Engineering
19 24 (26.67%) SQLite
20 23 (25.56%) Xcode
20 23 (25.56%) Apple
21 22 (24.44%) MySQL
21 22 (24.44%) SQL
21 22 (24.44%) MongoDB
21 22 (24.44%) TestFlight
22 21 (23.33%) CouchDB
22 21 (23.33%) Test Automation

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 (2.22%) Apache ServiceMix
1 2 (2.22%) JBoss
Applications
1 10 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 22 (24.44%) TestFlight
2 20 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.22%) GitHub
3 2 (2.22%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (26.67%) SQLite
2 22 (24.44%) MongoDB
2 22 (24.44%) MySQL
3 21 (23.33%) CouchDB
4 20 (22.22%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (3.33%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.22%) DB2
7 1 (1.11%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.11%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 26 (28.89%) Git (software)
2 23 (25.56%) Xcode
3 6 (6.67%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.33%) CocoaPods
4 3 (3.33%) Maven
5 2 (2.22%) Android Studio
5 2 (2.22%) Ant
5 2 (2.22%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.22%) Grunt
5 2 (2.22%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.11%) JUnit
6 1 (1.11%) Subversion
General
1 8 (8.89%) Marketing
2 5 (5.56%) Banking
3 2 (2.22%) Private Banking
3 2 (2.22%) Retail
4 1 (1.11%) Finance
4 1 (1.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 89 (98.89%) Developer
2 87 (96.67%) iOS Developer
3 30 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 30 (33.33%) Senior iOS Developer
4 10 (11.11%) Applications Developer
5 7 (7.78%) Mobile Developer
6 6 (6.67%) iOS Programmer
6 6 (6.67%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 6 (6.67%) Programmer
7 5 (5.56%) Android Developer
7 5 (5.56%) iOS Android Developer
7 5 (5.56%) Objective-C Developer
8 2 (2.22%) Java Android Developer
8 2 (2.22%) Java Developer
8 2 (2.22%) Java Mobile Developer
9 1 (1.11%) Agile Developer
9 1 (1.11%) Digital Developer
9 1 (1.11%) Lead Developer
9 1 (1.11%) Lead iOS Developer
9 1 (1.11%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (94.44%) Cocoa
2 48 (53.33%) Core Data
3 39 (43.33%) REST
3 39 (43.33%) Web Services
4 30 (33.33%) Core Animation
5 27 (30.00%) SOAP
6 16 (17.78%) JSON
7 13 (14.44%) XML
8 11 (12.22%) iOS SDK
8 11 (12.22%) OpenGL
9 10 (11.11%) UIKit
10 7 (7.78%) CSS
10 7 (7.78%) HTML
11 5 (5.56%) HTML5
11 5 (5.56%) RESTful
12 4 (4.44%) Android SDK
13 3 (3.33%) AngularJS
13 3 (3.33%) jQuery
14 2 (2.22%) Java EE
14 2 (2.22%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 63 (70.00%) Mobile App
2 28 (31.11%) Animation
3 18 (20.00%) iPhone
4 17 (18.89%) iPad
5 14 (15.56%) User Experience
6 12 (13.33%) Computer Science
7 5 (5.56%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.22%) Data Structures
8 2 (2.22%) Fintech
8 2 (2.22%) N-Tier
8 2 (2.22%) Smartphone
8 2 (2.22%) Wiki
9 1 (1.11%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.11%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (1.11%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 90 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 15 (16.67%) Android
3 5 (5.56%) Windows
4 2 (2.22%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.22%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.11%) Linux
5 1 (1.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (96.67%) iOS Development
2 77 (85.56%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (51.11%) TDD
4 43 (47.78%) Mobile Development
5 33 (36.67%) Continuous Integration
6 29 (32.22%) Scrum
7 27 (30.00%) E-Commerce
7 27 (30.00%) Unit Testing
8 25 (27.78%) Software Engineering
9 21 (23.33%) Progressive Enhancement
9 21 (23.33%) Test Automation
10 18 (20.00%) BDD
11 13 (14.44%) Android Development
12 10 (11.11%) Memory Management
13 9 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
14 7 (7.78%) Digital Marketing
14 7 (7.78%) OO
15 3 (3.33%) Mobile Application Development
15 3 (3.33%) OOD
15 3 (3.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 88 (97.78%) Objective-C
2 62 (68.89%) Apple Swift
3 22 (24.44%) SQL
4 14 (15.56%) JavaScript
5 7 (7.78%) Java
6 4 (4.44%) C#
7 2 (2.22%) PHP
7 2 (2.22%) Ruby
8 1 (1.11%) C
8 1 (1.11%) C++
8 1 (1.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.11%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 2 (2.22%) Docker
Vendors
1 23 (25.56%) Apple
2 7 (7.78%) ION Trading
3 2 (2.22%) Oracle