The table below looks at the statistics for Cocoa skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cocoa over the 3 months to 26 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Cocoa
Rank 61 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cocoa 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.09% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.47% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Median daily rate £255 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £34.20 -
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -
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
202 204 264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 31.51% 23.42% 37.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 96 171
Median daily rate £332 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.93% +7.14%

Cocoa
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing Cocoa as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cocoa 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Cocoa.

1 7 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 7 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 6 (85.71%) iOS Development
2 6 (85.71%) MVC
2 6 (85.71%) Animation
2 6 (85.71%) JSON
2 6 (85.71%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) OO
2 6 (85.71%) OOD
2 6 (85.71%) iPhone
2 6 (85.71%) Core Animation
2 6 (85.71%) iPad
2 6 (85.71%) Cocoa Touch
2 6 (85.71%) UIKit
3 5 (71.43%) Apple
3 5 (71.43%) Data Protection
3 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (71.43%) Unit Testing
3 5 (71.43%) Apple TV
3 5 (71.43%) Apple Swift
4 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Android Development
5 2 (28.57%) iTunes
5 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
5 2 (28.57%) Android
5 2 (28.57%) Subversion
5 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 2 (28.57%) Mac OS X
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (28.57%) Xcode

Cocoa
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) iTunes
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
1 2 (28.57%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) iOS Developer
3 4 (57.14%) Senior Developer
4 3 (42.86%) Senior iOS Developer
5 2 (28.57%) Android Developer
6 1 (14.29%) iOS Android Developer
6 1 (14.29%) Java Android Developer
6 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
6 1 (14.29%) Java Mobile Developer
6 1 (14.29%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (14.29%) Objective-C Developer
6 1 (14.29%) Senior Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) Cocoa Touch
1 6 (85.71%) Core Animation
1 6 (85.71%) JSON
1 6 (85.71%) UIKit
1 6 (85.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Animation
1 6 (85.71%) iPad
1 6 (85.71%) iPhone
2 5 (71.43%) Apple TV
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (28.57%) Android
2 2 (28.57%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) iOS Development
1 6 (85.71%) MVC
1 6 (85.71%) OO
1 6 (85.71%) OOD
2 5 (71.43%) Data Protection
2 5 (71.43%) Unit Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Android Development
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (14.29%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Objective-C
2 5 (71.43%) Apple Swift
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) Java
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Apple