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 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Cocoa Touch
Rank 389 378 358
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -20
Contract jobs citing Cocoa Touch 31 56 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.22% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.42% 0.71% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 47 35
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£400 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £325 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £419 £490
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
7422 7872 7654
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.31% 31.32% 29.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5323 5679 5365
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 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 50 67
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £25.00 £13.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £137.50 £59.95 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +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 19 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 19 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 +27 7 £325 -21.21%
Cocoa Touch
England

Cocoa Touch
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 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 79 (98.75%) Apple iOS
2 77 (96.25%) iOS Development
3 75 (93.75%) Cocoa
4 68 (85.00%) Objective-C
5 43 (53.75%) Xcode
6 39 (48.75%) iOS SDK
7 35 (43.75%) iPhone
8 30 (37.50%) Git (software)
9 28 (35.00%) iPad
10 26 (32.50%) Mobile App
11 23 (28.75%) Apple
11 23 (28.75%) OO
12 22 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (23.75%) Web Services
14 18 (22.50%) Software Engineering
14 18 (22.50%) REST
15 17 (21.25%) Facebook
15 17 (21.25%) Subversion
15 17 (21.25%) OOP
16 16 (20.00%) HTML
17 15 (18.75%) JavaScript
18 11 (13.75%) JSON
18 11 (13.75%) TDD
18 11 (13.75%) Scrum
18 11 (13.75%) Android
19 10 (12.50%) RESTful
19 10 (12.50%) CSS
20 9 (11.25%) XML
20 9 (11.25%) Memory Management
20 9 (11.25%) User Experience

Cocoa Touch
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 (3.75%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.00%) HTTP
2 3 (3.75%) VoIP
2 3 (3.75%) Wireshark
3 1 (1.25%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.00%) MySQL
2 3 (3.75%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 43 (53.75%) Xcode
2 30 (37.50%) Git (software)
3 17 (21.25%) Subversion
4 7 (8.75%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (5.00%) JIRA
5 4 (5.00%) Mercurial
6 3 (3.75%) eggPlant
6 3 (3.75%) Selenium
6 3 (3.75%) Cucumber
6 3 (3.75%) JBehave
6 3 (3.75%) WebDriver
6 3 (3.75%) Maven
7 1 (1.25%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (10.00%) Publishing
2 7 (8.75%) Retail
3 6 (7.50%) Finance
4 5 (6.25%) Banking
5 2 (2.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 77 (96.25%) Developer
2 74 (92.50%) iOS Developer
3 7 (8.75%) Senior Developer
3 7 (8.75%) Lead Developer
3 7 (8.75%) Senior iOS Developer
4 6 (7.50%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (2.50%) Junior Developer
5 2 (2.50%) Tester
5 2 (2.50%) Junior
5 2 (2.50%) Android Developer
5 2 (2.50%) Junior iOS Developer
6 1 (1.25%) Salesforce.com Developer
6 1 (1.25%) Test Leader
6 1 (1.25%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 1 (1.25%) iPhone Developer
6 1 (1.25%) Applications Developer
6 1 (1.25%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (93.75%) Cocoa
2 39 (48.75%) iOS SDK
3 19 (23.75%) Web Services
4 18 (22.50%) REST
5 16 (20.00%) HTML
6 11 (13.75%) JSON
7 10 (12.50%) RESTful
7 10 (12.50%) CSS
8 9 (11.25%) XML
9 8 (10.00%) UIKit
10 6 (7.50%) HTML5
10 6 (7.50%) SOAP
11 4 (5.00%) Ajax
11 4 (5.00%) Xamarin.iOS
11 4 (5.00%) jQuery
12 3 (3.75%) CSS3
12 3 (3.75%) Flash
13 2 (2.50%) Google Maps API
14 1 (1.25%) PhoneGap
14 1 (1.25%) Sencha Touch
Miscellaneous
1 35 (43.75%) iPhone
2 28 (35.00%) iPad
3 26 (32.50%) Mobile App
4 9 (11.25%) User Experience
5 6 (7.50%) Computer Science
6 4 (5.00%) N-Tier
7 3 (3.75%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (3.75%) Mobile Banking
7 3 (3.75%) Over-the-Top Content
7 3 (3.75%) Social Media
7 3 (3.75%) Video on Demand
7 3 (3.75%) Video Editing
7 3 (3.75%) IPTV
8 2 (2.50%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.25%) Digital Media
9 1 (1.25%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (1.25%) Cryptography
9 1 (1.25%) Animation
9 1 (1.25%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 79 (98.75%) Apple iOS
2 11 (13.75%) Android
3 2 (2.50%) Windows
4 1 (1.25%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (96.25%) iOS Development
2 23 (28.75%) OO
3 22 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (22.50%) Software Engineering
5 17 (21.25%) OOP
6 11 (13.75%) TDD
6 11 (13.75%) Scrum
7 9 (11.25%) Memory Management
8 8 (10.00%) E-Commerce
9 7 (8.75%) Multithreading
10 6 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (7.50%) Unit Testing
11 4 (5.00%) MVC
11 4 (5.00%) OOD
11 4 (5.00%) SOA
11 4 (5.00%) Project Management
11 4 (5.00%) User Stories
12 3 (3.75%) User Acceptance Testing
12 3 (3.75%) Time Management
12 3 (3.75%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 68 (85.00%) Objective-C
2 15 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 6 (7.50%) Python
3 6 (7.50%) C++
4 4 (5.00%) Ruby
4 4 (5.00%) C
4 4 (5.00%) SQL
4 4 (5.00%) PowerHouse
5 3 (3.75%) Perl
5 3 (3.75%) PHP
5 3 (3.75%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (7.50%) Degree
2 3 (3.75%) ISEB
2 3 (3.75%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.75%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 23 (28.75%) Apple
2 17 (21.25%) Facebook
3 3 (3.75%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.50%) Google
5 1 (1.25%) Sencha
5 1 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
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