The table below looks at the statistics for Cocoa skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cocoa over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Cocoa
Rank 65 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Cocoa 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.15% 0.11% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.48% 0.48% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £175 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-53.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £348 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.10% +6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £34.20 -
Cocoa
Scotland

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 Glasgow region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
207 209 288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 31.22% 23.62% 40.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 118 174
Average daily rate £330 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £450 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £21.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +59.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

Cocoa
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cocoa across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Cocoa Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Cocoa
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cocoa across the Glasgow region.

Cocoa Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Cocoa
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Cocoa 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.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Development

Cocoa
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Cocoa 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Android Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Android Developer
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Android Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Mobile Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C Developer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C