The table below looks at the statistics for Cocoa Touch skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cocoa Touch over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Cocoa Touch
Rank 433 390 405
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +15
Contract jobs citing Cocoa Touch 11 30 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.048% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.15% 0.44% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 23 24
Median daily rate £475 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £383 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £472
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+23.18% -1.42%
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 Touch
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7204 6800 7089
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.54% 30.45% 29.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 5467 4827 5146
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 34 30
Median hourly rate £22.00 £22.18 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.81% -48.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.91 £19.00 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.63 £55.00 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

Cocoa Touch
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Cocoa Touch as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Cocoa Touch Jobs Demand Trend in London

Cocoa Touch
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Cocoa Touch Daily Rate Trend in London

Cocoa Touch
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cocoa Touch within the London region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
City of London +26 2 £525 +10.52% 1
Cocoa Touch
England

Cocoa Touch
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cocoa Touch 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 London region with a requirement for Cocoa Touch.

1 22 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 21 (95.45%) iOS Development
2 21 (95.45%) Cocoa
3 20 (90.91%) Objective-C
4 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (59.09%) iPhone
6 12 (54.55%) Xcode
6 12 (54.55%) Apple Swift
7 11 (50.00%) iPad
7 11 (50.00%) Scrum
8 10 (45.45%) Software Engineering
9 9 (40.91%) iOS SDK
10 8 (36.36%) RESTful
11 7 (31.82%) JSON
12 6 (27.27%) Web Services
13 5 (22.73%) TDD
13 5 (22.73%) REST
13 5 (22.73%) Mobile App
14 4 (18.18%) Smartphone
14 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
14 4 (18.18%) Games
14 4 (18.18%) Apple
15 3 (13.64%) OOP
15 3 (13.64%) HTTP
15 3 (13.64%) XML
15 3 (13.64%) OO
15 3 (13.64%) Unit Testing
15 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
15 3 (13.64%) Multithreading
15 3 (13.64%) Mobile Development

Cocoa Touch
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) Apache Spark
1 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) GitHub
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon S3
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
1 2 (9.09%) SQLite
2 1 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (4.55%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (4.55%) Couchbase
2 1 (4.55%) CouchDB
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (54.55%) Xcode
2 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 3 (13.64%) CocoaPods
4 2 (9.09%) Subversion
5 1 (4.55%) Bitbucket
5 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 4 (18.18%) Games
2 1 (4.55%) Publishing
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) Developer
1 21 (95.45%) iOS Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Senior Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Senior iOS Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Objective-C Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Agile Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Games Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Objective-C Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Agile Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (95.45%) Cocoa
2 9 (40.91%) iOS SDK
3 8 (36.36%) RESTful
4 7 (31.82%) JSON
5 6 (27.27%) Web Services
6 5 (22.73%) REST
7 3 (13.64%) UIKit
7 3 (13.64%) XML
8 2 (9.09%) Ajax
8 2 (9.09%) cocos2d
8 2 (9.09%) Core Animation
8 2 (9.09%) HTML
8 2 (9.09%) HTML5
8 2 (9.09%) jQuery
8 2 (9.09%) OpenGL
8 2 (9.09%) PhoneGap
8 2 (9.09%) SOAP
9 1 (4.55%) Android SDK
9 1 (4.55%) WebSockets
9 1 (4.55%) Worklight
Miscellaneous
1 13 (59.09%) iPhone
2 11 (50.00%) iPad
3 5 (22.73%) Mobile App
4 4 (18.18%) Smartphone
5 2 (9.09%) Animation
5 2 (9.09%) Social Media
6 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
6 1 (4.55%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
6 1 (4.55%) Cryptography
6 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
6 1 (4.55%) Social Gaming
6 1 (4.55%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.55%) Android
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) iOS Development
2 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (50.00%) Scrum
4 10 (45.45%) Software Engineering
5 5 (22.73%) TDD
6 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (13.64%) Mobile Development
6 3 (13.64%) Multithreading
6 3 (13.64%) OO
6 3 (13.64%) OOP
6 3 (13.64%) Unit Testing
7 2 (9.09%) BDD
7 2 (9.09%) Memory Management
7 2 (9.09%) MVC
7 2 (9.09%) SDLC
7 2 (9.09%) UML
8 1 (4.55%) OOA/OOD
8 1 (4.55%) Pair Programming
8 1 (4.55%) SOA
8 1 (4.55%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) Objective-C
2 12 (54.55%) Apple Swift
3 2 (9.09%) C
3 2 (9.09%) C++
3 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) Java
4 1 (4.55%) PHP
4 1 (4.55%) Ruby
4 1 (4.55%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Apple
2 2 (9.09%) Facebook
2 2 (9.09%) Google
3 1 (4.55%) Endeca
3 1 (4.55%) hybris
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) TIBCO
3 1 (4.55%) Twitter