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 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Cocoa
Rank 88 101 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs citing Cocoa 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.26% 0.13% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.72% 0.36% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £375 £395 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £470 £350
% change year-on-year
-20.21% +34.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - -
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
419 554 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 35.93% 35.29% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 364 225
Median daily rate £425 £420 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 28 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 6 December 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%) iOS Development
1 6 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (83.33%) Objective-C
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) Cocoa Touch
4 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (50.00%) iPad
4 3 (50.00%) BDD
4 3 (50.00%) User Experience
4 3 (50.00%) Apple Swift
4 3 (50.00%) Xcode
4 3 (50.00%) TDD
4 3 (50.00%) RESTful
5 2 (33.33%) Core Animation
5 2 (33.33%) Java
5 2 (33.33%) Games
5 2 (33.33%) Android Development
5 2 (33.33%) Core Data
5 2 (33.33%) Android
5 2 (33.33%) iPhone
5 2 (33.33%) UIKit
5 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
6 1 (16.67%) Android SDK
6 1 (16.67%) iOS SDK
6 1 (16.67%) OO
6 1 (16.67%) OOD
6 1 (16.67%) Animation

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 3 (50.00%) Xcode
General
1 2 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) iOS Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Applications Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Games Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Android Developer
3 1 (16.67%) iOS Android Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Cocoa Touch
2 3 (50.00%) RESTful
3 2 (33.33%) Core Animation
3 2 (33.33%) Core Data
3 2 (33.33%) UIKit
4 1 (16.67%) Android SDK
4 1 (16.67%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) iPad
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (33.33%) iPhone
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (16.67%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (33.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
4 3 (50.00%) BDD
4 3 (50.00%) TDD
4 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Android Development
6 1 (16.67%) OO
6 1 (16.67%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Objective-C
2 3 (50.00%) Apple Swift
3 2 (33.33%) Java