The table below looks at the statistics for Cocoa skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cocoa over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Cocoa
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Cocoa 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £300
% change year-on-year
- +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £33.55 £22.66
% change year-on-year
-7.60% +48.05%
Cocoa
East Midlands

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 Leicestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
89 105 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 32.60% 34.31% 39.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 53 41
Average daily rate £285 £275 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% -4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £245 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 16 5
Average hourly rate £47.50 £37.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

Cocoa
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Cocoa Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Cocoa
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (100.00%) Animation
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Memory Management
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Cocoa Touch
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (100.00%) CocoaPods
1 1 (100.00%) API Development
1 1 (100.00%) API Integration

Cocoa
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) CocoaPods
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Memory Management
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (100.00%) API Development
1 1 (100.00%) API Integration
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Apple