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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Cocoa Touch
Rank 419 398 371
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -27
Contract jobs citing Cocoa Touch 22 35 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.15% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.32% 0.48% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 23 34
Median daily rate £488 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 - £33.55
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
6954 7331 7226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 32.35% 31.28% 31.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 5320 5321 5216
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 50 33
Median hourly rate £41.25 £22.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £60.00 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cocoa Touch across the London region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Cocoa Touch Daily Rate Histogram 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 1 July 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 +39 13 £494 +31.66% 1
Cocoa Touch
England

Cocoa Touch
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 32 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 32 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 31 (96.88%) iOS Development
3 30 (93.75%) Cocoa
4 29 (90.63%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (81.25%) Apple Swift
6 20 (62.50%) Mobile App
7 17 (53.13%) REST
7 17 (53.13%) Scrum
8 15 (46.88%) Web Services
9 14 (43.75%) Software Engineering
10 13 (40.63%) iOS SDK
10 13 (40.63%) TDD
11 12 (37.50%) SOAP
11 12 (37.50%) Xcode
12 11 (34.38%) Unit Testing
12 11 (34.38%) Git (software)
12 11 (34.38%) MongoDB
13 10 (31.25%) Mobile Development
13 10 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (28.13%) SQLite
14 9 (28.13%) Progressive Enhancement
14 9 (28.13%) CouchDB
15 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
15 8 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
15 8 (25.00%) TestFlight
15 8 (25.00%) Test Automation
15 8 (25.00%) iPhone
15 8 (25.00%) Apple
15 8 (25.00%) SQL

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 2 (6.25%) JBoss
2 1 (3.13%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (25.00%) TestFlight
2 2 (6.25%) iTunes
3 1 (3.13%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (34.38%) MongoDB
2 9 (28.13%) CouchDB
2 9 (28.13%) SQLite
3 8 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 8 (25.00%) MySQL
4 1 (3.13%) Couchbase
4 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (37.50%) Xcode
2 11 (34.38%) Git (software)
3 4 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.25%) Ant
4 2 (6.25%) CocoaPods
4 2 (6.25%) Maven
5 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 3 (9.38%) Banking
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Games
2 1 (3.13%) Publishing
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (93.75%) Developer
1 30 (93.75%) iOS Developer
2 14 (43.75%) Senior Developer
2 14 (43.75%) Senior iOS Developer
3 2 (6.25%) Android Developer
3 2 (6.25%) iOS Android Developer
3 2 (6.25%) Java Android Developer
3 2 (6.25%) Java Developer
3 2 (6.25%) Java Mobile Developer
3 2 (6.25%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (6.25%) Objective-C Developer
4 1 (3.13%) Architect
4 1 (3.13%) Digital Developer
4 1 (3.13%) Lead Developer
4 1 (3.13%) Lead iOS Developer
4 1 (3.13%) Objective-C Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Technical Architect
4 1 (3.13%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (93.75%) Cocoa
2 17 (53.13%) REST
3 15 (46.88%) Web Services
4 13 (40.63%) iOS SDK
5 12 (37.50%) SOAP
6 7 (21.88%) HTML
6 7 (21.88%) JSON
7 5 (15.63%) CSS
7 5 (15.63%) HTML5
8 4 (12.50%) Core Animation
8 4 (12.50%) jQuery
8 4 (12.50%) XML
9 3 (9.38%) Android SDK
10 2 (6.25%) Ajax
10 2 (6.25%) CSS3
10 2 (6.25%) RESTful
10 2 (6.25%) UIKit
11 1 (3.13%) Django
11 1 (3.13%) OpenGL
11 1 (3.13%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 20 (62.50%) Mobile App
2 8 (25.00%) iPhone
3 7 (21.88%) iPad
3 7 (21.88%) User Experience
4 4 (12.50%) Animation
4 4 (12.50%) Smartphone
5 3 (9.38%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (6.25%) Fintech
6 2 (6.25%) N-Tier
6 2 (6.25%) Wiki
7 1 (3.13%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (3.13%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (12.50%) Android
2 4 (12.50%) Windows
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Phone
4 1 (3.13%) Linux
4 1 (3.13%) Unix
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (96.88%) iOS Development
2 29 (90.63%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (53.13%) Scrum
4 14 (43.75%) Software Engineering
5 13 (40.63%) TDD
6 11 (34.38%) Unit Testing
7 10 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (31.25%) Mobile Development
8 9 (28.13%) Progressive Enhancement
9 8 (25.00%) Test Automation
10 5 (15.63%) E-Commerce
11 3 (9.38%) BDD
11 3 (9.38%) Mobile Application Development
11 3 (9.38%) SOA
12 2 (6.25%) Android Development
12 2 (6.25%) OO
12 2 (6.25%) OOP
12 2 (6.25%) Open Source
12 2 (6.25%) Project Management
12 2 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) Objective-C
2 26 (81.25%) Apple Swift
3 8 (25.00%) SQL
4 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
5 4 (12.50%) C#
6 3 (9.38%) Java
7 2 (6.25%) C
7 2 (6.25%) C++
7 2 (6.25%) PHP
7 2 (6.25%) Ruby
8 1 (3.13%) Python
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Apple
2 1 (3.13%) Endeca
2 1 (3.13%) hybris
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) TIBCO
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