The table below looks at the statistics for Cocoa skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cocoa over the 3 months to 31 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Cocoa
Rank 113 121 106
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -15
Contract jobs citing Cocoa 3 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.15% 0.27% 0.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.56% 1.16% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 9
Median daily rate £355 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £355 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £379 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.00 £33.55
% change year-on-year
- -7.60%
Cocoa
South East

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 Hampshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
534 516 552
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 27.54% 23.51% 26.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 337 328 313
Median daily rate £350 £365 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 16 11
Median hourly rate £45.00 £36.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.28% -2.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £21.25 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%

Cocoa
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire 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 Hampshire

Cocoa
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Cocoa Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Cocoa
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cocoa within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Southampton +11 1 £300 -20.00%
Fareham - 1 £410 -
Cocoa
South East

Cocoa
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Cocoa.

1 3 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 3 (100.00%) Apple Swift
2 2 (66.67%) Core Data
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) iPad
2 2 (66.67%) Cocoa Touch
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) Apple
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) iPhone
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development

Cocoa
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) iOS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Objective-C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Cocoa Touch
1 2 (66.67%) Core Data
1 2 (66.67%) RESTful
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) iPad
2 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (33.33%) iPhone
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Apple Swift
1 3 (100.00%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Apple