The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the London region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Cocoa Touch
Rank 355 364 363
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Contract jobs citing Cocoa Touch 46 43 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.63% 0.56% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 37 25
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £293 £288
% change year-on-year
+36.75% +1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £22.66 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+48.05% -46.68%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7272 7612 7536
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.84% 31.40% 28.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5181 5488 5257
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 81 82
Average hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £19.00 £19.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.40 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Cocoa Touch
England

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 12 £425 +4.29% 3
Cocoa Touch
England

Cocoa Touch
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 69 (98.57%) Apple iOS
2 66 (94.29%) Cocoa
3 65 (92.86%) iOS Development
4 59 (84.29%) Objective-C
5 39 (55.71%) Xcode
6 33 (47.14%) iOS SDK
7 32 (45.71%) iPhone
8 27 (38.57%) iPad
9 25 (35.71%) Mobile App
9 25 (35.71%) Git (software)
10 22 (31.43%) Apple
11 21 (30.00%) Web Services
12 18 (25.71%) OOP
12 18 (25.71%) OO
12 18 (25.71%) Software Engineering
13 17 (24.29%) Facebook
14 16 (22.86%) REST
14 16 (22.86%) HTML
15 15 (21.43%) JavaScript
15 15 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
16 14 (20.00%) Android
17 13 (18.57%) Subversion
18 10 (14.29%) TDD
19 9 (12.86%) CSS
19 9 (12.86%) SOAP
19 9 (12.86%) RESTful
20 8 (11.43%) Memory Management
20 8 (11.43%) E-Commerce
20 8 (11.43%) Scrum
20 8 (11.43%) Publishing

Cocoa Touch
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 4 (5.71%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.71%) Wireshark
2 3 (4.29%) VoIP
2 3 (4.29%) HTTP
3 1 (1.43%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.43%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.71%) MySQL
2 3 (4.29%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 39 (55.71%) Xcode
2 25 (35.71%) Git (software)
3 13 (18.57%) Subversion
4 7 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 5 (7.14%) JIRA
6 4 (5.71%) Selenium
6 4 (5.71%) JBehave
6 4 (5.71%) WebDriver
6 4 (5.71%) Cucumber
6 4 (5.71%) eggPlant
6 4 (5.71%) Maven
7 1 (1.43%) PhoneGap
7 1 (1.43%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.43%) Mercurial
General
1 8 (11.43%) Publishing
2 7 (10.00%) Retail
3 4 (5.71%) Finance
4 3 (4.29%) Banking
5 2 (2.86%) Games
5 2 (2.86%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 65 (92.86%) Developer
2 62 (88.57%) iOS Developer
3 6 (8.57%) Mobile Developer
3 6 (8.57%) Lead Developer
4 5 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 5 (7.14%) Senior iOS Developer
5 3 (4.29%) Tester
6 2 (2.86%) Android Developer
7 1 (1.43%) Junior
7 1 (1.43%) Software Engineer
7 1 (1.43%) Junior Developer
7 1 (1.43%) Applications Developer
7 1 (1.43%) Programmer
7 1 (1.43%) Junior iOS Developer
7 1 (1.43%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 1 (1.43%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (94.29%) Cocoa
2 33 (47.14%) iOS SDK
3 21 (30.00%) Web Services
4 16 (22.86%) REST
4 16 (22.86%) HTML
5 9 (12.86%) CSS
5 9 (12.86%) SOAP
5 9 (12.86%) RESTful
6 7 (10.00%) JSON
7 6 (8.57%) UIKit
8 5 (7.14%) HTML5
9 4 (5.71%) jQuery
9 4 (5.71%) Ajax
9 4 (5.71%) Flash
9 4 (5.71%) XML
10 2 (2.86%) Xamarin.iOS
10 2 (2.86%) CSS3
11 1 (1.43%) OpenGL
11 1 (1.43%) Sencha Touch
11 1 (1.43%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 32 (45.71%) iPhone
2 27 (38.57%) iPad
3 25 (35.71%) Mobile App
4 4 (5.71%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.71%) IPTV
4 4 (5.71%) Video on Demand
4 4 (5.71%) Social Media
4 4 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.86%) Video Editing
5 2 (2.86%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.86%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.43%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.43%) Streaming Video
6 1 (1.43%) BBC
6 1 (1.43%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.43%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.43%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (1.43%) Open Source
6 1 (1.43%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 69 (98.57%) Apple iOS
2 14 (20.00%) Android
3 3 (4.29%) Windows
4 1 (1.43%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (92.86%) iOS Development
2 18 (25.71%) OOP
2 18 (25.71%) OO
2 18 (25.71%) Software Engineering
3 15 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (14.29%) TDD
5 8 (11.43%) Memory Management
5 8 (11.43%) E-Commerce
5 8 (11.43%) Scrum
6 7 (10.00%) Multithreading
6 7 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 6 (8.57%) User Stories
7 6 (8.57%) MVC
8 4 (5.71%) Test Scripting
8 4 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (5.71%) BDD
8 4 (5.71%) Regression Testing
8 4 (5.71%) Project Management
9 3 (4.29%) Data Security
9 3 (4.29%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 59 (84.29%) Objective-C
2 15 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 7 (10.00%) Python
3 7 (10.00%) C++
4 4 (5.71%) Ruby
4 4 (5.71%) Perl
4 4 (5.71%) Java
4 4 (5.71%) C
5 3 (4.29%) PHP
6 1 (1.43%) PowerHouse
6 1 (1.43%) SQL
6 1 (1.43%) VB
6 1 (1.43%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (5.71%) ISTQB
1 4 (5.71%) Degree
1 4 (5.71%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.57%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.71%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 22 (31.43%) Apple
2 17 (24.29%) Facebook
3 1 (1.43%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.43%) Yahoo!
3 1 (1.43%) Google
3 1 (1.43%) Sony
3 1 (1.43%) Sencha
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