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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Cocoa Touch
Rank 578 571 585
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +14
Contract jobs citing Cocoa Touch 32 47 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.070% 0.093% 0.063%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.22% 0.32% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 42 22
Median daily rate £500 £400 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +4.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £345 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £548 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £525 £371
% change year-on-year
-19.04% +41.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
14287 14850 14183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.25% 29.32% 26.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 9928 10404 9815
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 241 160
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.80% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.49 £20.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.50 £50.00
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 3 December 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 3 December 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 24 £500 +25.00% 2
Yorkshire +23 3 £375 -5.06%
North West +6 2 £425 - 1
South West - 2 - -
South East +4 1 - - 3
Cocoa Touch
UK

Cocoa Touch
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 76 (100.00%) Cocoa
1 76 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 75 (98.68%) Objective-C
3 74 (97.37%) iOS Development
4 62 (81.58%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (72.37%) Apple Swift
6 53 (69.74%) TDD
7 46 (60.53%) Mobile App
8 42 (55.26%) Continuous Integration
9 38 (50.00%) Core Data
10 33 (43.42%) REST
10 33 (43.42%) Web Services
11 31 (40.79%) Unit Testing
12 30 (39.47%) Scrum
12 30 (39.47%) Git (software)
13 29 (38.16%) E-Commerce
14 28 (36.84%) Software Engineering
15 27 (35.53%) SQLite
15 27 (35.53%) SOAP
16 26 (34.21%) Test Automation
16 26 (34.21%) CouchDB
16 26 (34.21%) Core Animation
16 26 (34.21%) MongoDB
17 25 (32.89%) TestFlight
17 25 (32.89%) Mobile Development
17 25 (32.89%) MySQL
17 25 (32.89%) SQL
18 24 (31.58%) Animation
18 24 (31.58%) Progressive Enhancement
19 23 (30.26%) Azure SQL Database

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 (2.63%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 4 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 25 (32.89%) TestFlight
2 23 (30.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.95%) GitHub
4 2 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.63%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (35.53%) SQLite
2 26 (34.21%) CouchDB
2 26 (34.21%) MongoDB
3 25 (32.89%) MySQL
4 23 (30.26%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (2.63%) DB2
5 2 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 30 (39.47%) Git (software)
2 17 (22.37%) Xcode
3 7 (9.21%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.95%) Calabash
4 3 (3.95%) Travis CI
5 2 (2.63%) Android Studio
5 2 (2.63%) CocoaPods
5 2 (2.63%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.63%) Grunt
5 2 (2.63%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.32%) Subversion
General
1 8 (10.53%) Marketing
2 5 (6.58%) Retail
3 3 (3.95%) Banking
3 3 (3.95%) Finance
4 2 (2.63%) Private Banking
4 2 (2.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 75 (98.68%) Developer
1 75 (98.68%) iOS Developer
2 30 (39.47%) Senior Developer
2 30 (39.47%) Senior iOS Developer
3 5 (6.58%) Android Developer
3 5 (6.58%) iOS Android Developer
3 5 (6.58%) Objective-C Developer
4 4 (5.26%) Applications Developer
5 3 (3.95%) Lead Developer
5 3 (3.95%) Lead iOS Developer
5 3 (3.95%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 3 (3.95%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (2.63%) Java Android Developer
6 2 (2.63%) Java Applications Developer
6 2 (2.63%) Java Developer
6 2 (2.63%) Java Mobile Developer
7 1 (1.32%) Agile Developer
7 1 (1.32%) Digital Developer
7 1 (1.32%) E-Commerce Developer
7 1 (1.32%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (100.00%) Cocoa
2 38 (50.00%) Core Data
3 33 (43.42%) REST
3 33 (43.42%) Web Services
4 27 (35.53%) SOAP
5 26 (34.21%) Core Animation
6 10 (13.16%) JSON
7 8 (10.53%) UIKit
8 7 (9.21%) RESTful
9 6 (7.89%) XML
10 5 (6.58%) iOS SDK
11 4 (5.26%) CSS
11 4 (5.26%) HTML
11 4 (5.26%) OpenGL
12 3 (3.95%) Android SDK
12 3 (3.95%) AngularJS
12 3 (3.95%) HTML5
13 2 (2.63%) jQuery
13 2 (2.63%) Node.js
13 2 (2.63%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 46 (60.53%) Mobile App
2 24 (31.58%) Animation
3 12 (15.79%) iPhone
4 9 (11.84%) iPad
4 9 (11.84%) User Experience
5 5 (6.58%) Computer Science
6 4 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.95%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (2.63%) Wiki
9 1 (1.32%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.32%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.32%) Fintech
9 1 (1.32%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 76 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 18 (23.68%) Android
3 2 (2.63%) Mac OS X
3 2 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (97.37%) iOS Development
2 62 (81.58%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (69.74%) TDD
4 42 (55.26%) Continuous Integration
5 31 (40.79%) Unit Testing
6 30 (39.47%) Scrum
7 29 (38.16%) E-Commerce
8 28 (36.84%) Software Engineering
9 26 (34.21%) Test Automation
10 25 (32.89%) Mobile Development
11 24 (31.58%) Progressive Enhancement
12 21 (27.63%) BDD
13 14 (18.42%) Android Development
14 10 (13.16%) Continuous Delivery
15 8 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
16 4 (5.26%) Memory Management
16 4 (5.26%) Mobile Application Development
16 4 (5.26%) Multithreading
16 4 (5.26%) OO
17 3 (3.95%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 75 (98.68%) Objective-C
2 55 (72.37%) Apple Swift
3 25 (32.89%) SQL
4 10 (13.16%) JavaScript
5 6 (7.89%) Java
6 2 (2.63%) C#
6 2 (2.63%) C++
6 2 (2.63%) PHP
6 2 (2.63%) Ruby
7 1 (1.32%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (6.58%) Degree
2 2 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 2 (2.63%) Docker
Vendors
1 14 (18.42%) Apple
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle
3 1 (1.32%) ION Trading