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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cocoa Touch over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Cocoa Touch
Rank 379 357 360
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +3
Contract jobs citing Cocoa Touch 40 61 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.24% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.54% 0.76% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 52 33
Average daily rate
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£400 £356 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.28% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £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
7417 8005 7799
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.50% 31.60% 29.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 5195 5796 5534
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 55 75
Average hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £24.01 £15.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

Cocoa Touch
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cocoa Touch across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cocoa Touch within the London region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +22 11 £325 - 2
Cocoa Touch
England

Cocoa Touch
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Cocoa Touch 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 Touch.

1 77 (98.72%) Apple iOS
2 74 (94.87%) iOS Development
3 73 (93.59%) Cocoa
4 66 (84.62%) Objective-C
5 41 (52.56%) Xcode
6 38 (48.72%) iOS SDK
7 35 (44.87%) iPhone
8 29 (37.18%) Git (software)
9 27 (34.62%) iPad
10 25 (32.05%) Mobile App
11 23 (29.49%) OO
11 23 (29.49%) Apple
12 19 (24.36%) Web Services
13 18 (23.08%) Software Engineering
14 17 (21.79%) Subversion
14 17 (21.79%) OOP
15 16 (20.51%) REST
15 16 (20.51%) Facebook
16 15 (19.23%) HTML
17 14 (17.95%) JavaScript
18 12 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
18 12 (15.38%) Android
19 11 (14.10%) TDD
19 11 (14.10%) Scrum
20 10 (12.82%) RESTful
20 10 (12.82%) JSON
21 9 (11.54%) Memory Management
21 9 (11.54%) CSS
22 8 (10.26%) XML
22 8 (10.26%) E-Commerce

Cocoa Touch
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Cocoa Touch 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 Touch. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.85%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.13%) HTTP
2 3 (3.85%) VoIP
2 3 (3.85%) Wireshark
3 1 (1.28%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.28%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.13%) MySQL
2 3 (3.85%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 41 (52.56%) Xcode
2 29 (37.18%) Git (software)
3 17 (21.79%) Subversion
4 7 (8.97%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (5.13%) JIRA
5 4 (5.13%) Mercurial
6 3 (3.85%) JBehave
6 3 (3.85%) WebDriver
6 3 (3.85%) Cucumber
6 3 (3.85%) eggPlant
6 3 (3.85%) Selenium
6 3 (3.85%) Maven
7 1 (1.28%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (10.26%) Publishing
2 7 (8.97%) Retail
3 6 (7.69%) Finance
4 5 (6.41%) Banking
5 2 (2.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 74 (94.87%) Developer
2 71 (91.03%) iOS Developer
3 7 (8.97%) Senior iOS Developer
3 7 (8.97%) Senior Developer
4 6 (7.69%) Mobile Developer
4 6 (7.69%) Lead Developer
5 2 (2.56%) Junior Developer
5 2 (2.56%) Tester
5 2 (2.56%) Junior
5 2 (2.56%) Android Developer
5 2 (2.56%) Junior iOS Developer
6 1 (1.28%) Programmer
6 1 (1.28%) Software Engineer
6 1 (1.28%) Applications Developer
6 1 (1.28%) iPhone Developer
6 1 (1.28%) Salesforce.com Developer
6 1 (1.28%) Test Leader
6 1 (1.28%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (93.59%) Cocoa
2 38 (48.72%) iOS SDK
3 19 (24.36%) Web Services
4 16 (20.51%) REST
5 15 (19.23%) HTML
6 10 (12.82%) JSON
6 10 (12.82%) RESTful
7 9 (11.54%) CSS
8 8 (10.26%) XML
9 7 (8.97%) UIKit
10 6 (7.69%) SOAP
11 5 (6.41%) HTML5
12 4 (5.13%) Xamarin.iOS
12 4 (5.13%) jQuery
12 4 (5.13%) Ajax
13 3 (3.85%) Flash
14 2 (2.56%) CSS3
15 1 (1.28%) PhoneGap
15 1 (1.28%) Sencha Touch
15 1 (1.28%) Core Animation
Miscellaneous
1 35 (44.87%) iPhone
2 27 (34.62%) iPad
3 25 (32.05%) Mobile App
4 5 (6.41%) Computer Science
5 4 (5.13%) N-Tier
5 4 (5.13%) Social Media
6 3 (3.85%) Video on Demand
6 3 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.85%) Mobile Banking
6 3 (3.85%) Video Editing
6 3 (3.85%) IPTV
7 2 (2.56%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.28%) BBC
8 1 (1.28%) Streaming Video
8 1 (1.28%) Cryptography
8 1 (1.28%) Animation
8 1 (1.28%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (1.28%) Open Source
8 1 (1.28%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 77 (98.72%) Apple iOS
2 12 (15.38%) Android
3 2 (2.56%) Windows
4 1 (1.28%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (94.87%) iOS Development
2 23 (29.49%) OO
3 18 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 17 (21.79%) OOP
5 12 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (14.10%) TDD
6 11 (14.10%) Scrum
7 9 (11.54%) Memory Management
8 8 (10.26%) E-Commerce
9 7 (8.97%) Multithreading
10 6 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (7.69%) Unit Testing
11 5 (6.41%) MVC
12 4 (5.13%) OOD
12 4 (5.13%) SOA
12 4 (5.13%) Project Management
12 4 (5.13%) User Stories
13 3 (3.85%) BDD
13 3 (3.85%) Regression Testing
13 3 (3.85%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 66 (84.62%) Objective-C
2 14 (17.95%) JavaScript
3 6 (7.69%) C++
3 6 (7.69%) Python
4 4 (5.13%) PowerHouse
4 4 (5.13%) C
4 4 (5.13%) SQL
4 4 (5.13%) Ruby
5 3 (3.85%) Java
5 3 (3.85%) Perl
5 3 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (6.41%) Degree
2 3 (3.85%) ISEB
2 3 (3.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.85%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 23 (29.49%) Apple
2 16 (20.51%) Facebook
3 3 (3.85%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.56%) Google
5 1 (1.28%) Sencha
5 1 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.28%) Sony
5 1 (1.28%) Yahoo!
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