The table below looks at the statistics for Cocoa skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cocoa over the 3 months to 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Cocoa
Rank 102 - 82
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cocoa 5 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.32% - 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.86% - 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 4
Median daily rate £413 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +11.53%
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
West Yorkshire

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 Leeds region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
582 457 470
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 37.57% 33.48% 40.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 438 294 343
Median daily rate £420 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 2
Median hourly rate £9.00 £14.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

Cocoa
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds 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 Leeds

Cocoa
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Cocoa Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Cocoa
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 2 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Cocoa.

1 6 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 6 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 6 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 5 (83.33%) Xcode
3 4 (66.67%) RESTful
3 4 (66.67%) TDD
4 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 3 (50.00%) User Experience
4 3 (50.00%) Apple Swift
5 2 (33.33%) Cocoa Touch
5 2 (33.33%) Games
5 2 (33.33%) iPad
5 2 (33.33%) BDD
5 2 (33.33%) iPhone
6 1 (16.67%) Android
6 1 (16.67%) Java
6 1 (16.67%) Web Services
6 1 (16.67%) OO
6 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 1 (16.67%) OOD
6 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
6 1 (16.67%) Android SDK
6 1 (16.67%) Android Development
6 1 (16.67%) iOS SDK

Cocoa
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Xcode
General
1 2 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) iOS Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Games Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (33.33%) Cocoa Touch
3 1 (16.67%) Android SDK
3 1 (16.67%) iOS SDK
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (33.33%) iPad
2 2 (33.33%) iPhone
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (33.33%) BDD
5 1 (16.67%) Android Development
5 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (16.67%) OO
5 1 (16.67%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Objective-C
2 3 (50.00%) Apple Swift
3 1 (16.67%) Java
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + Bonus
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