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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Cocoa Touch
Rank 395 388 350
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -38
Contract jobs citing Cocoa Touch 24 31 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.12% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.33% 0.41% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 25 39
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £422 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £356 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.77% +9.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
7215 7606 6825
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.19% 30.44% 30.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 5471 5559 4901
Average daily rate £425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 51 58
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +29.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £18.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +7 10 £363 -12.38%
Cocoa Touch
England

Cocoa Touch
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 68 (98.55%) iOS Development
3 66 (95.65%) Cocoa
4 63 (91.30%) Objective-C
5 38 (55.07%) Xcode
6 33 (47.83%) iOS SDK
7 31 (44.93%) iPhone
8 28 (40.58%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (36.23%) iPad
10 22 (31.88%) Mobile App
10 22 (31.88%) Git (software)
10 22 (31.88%) OO
11 15 (21.74%) Apple
11 15 (21.74%) Facebook
12 13 (18.84%) TDD
12 13 (18.84%) Scrum
13 12 (17.39%) Software Engineering
13 12 (17.39%) Web Services
13 12 (17.39%) C++
13 12 (17.39%) REST
13 12 (17.39%) JSON
14 11 (15.94%) Computer Science
14 11 (15.94%) Subversion
15 10 (14.49%) E-Commerce
15 10 (14.49%) User Experience
16 9 (13.04%) UIKit
16 9 (13.04%) Android
16 9 (13.04%) Social Media
16 9 (13.04%) HTML
16 9 (13.04%) XML

Cocoa Touch
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 1 (1.45%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.25%) HTTP
2 3 (4.35%) VoIP
3 1 (1.45%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.45%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.35%) MySQL
1 3 (4.35%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 38 (55.07%) Xcode
2 22 (31.88%) Git (software)
3 11 (15.94%) Subversion
4 4 (5.80%) Mercurial
5 3 (4.35%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (2.90%) JIRA
7 1 (1.45%) Selenium
7 1 (1.45%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.45%) Maven
7 1 (1.45%) JBehave
7 1 (1.45%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.45%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.45%) eggPlant
General
1 6 (8.70%) Finance
1 6 (8.70%) Marketing
2 4 (5.80%) Publishing
2 4 (5.80%) Banking
2 4 (5.80%) Retail
3 1 (1.45%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 68 (98.55%) Developer
2 67 (97.10%) iOS Developer
3 6 (8.70%) Senior iOS Developer
3 6 (8.70%) Senior Developer
3 6 (8.70%) Lead Developer
4 4 (5.80%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (2.90%) Android Developer
5 2 (2.90%) Junior iOS Developer
5 2 (2.90%) Junior Developer
5 2 (2.90%) Junior
6 1 (1.45%) Tester
6 1 (1.45%) Programmer
6 1 (1.45%) iPhone Developer
6 1 (1.45%) Salesforce.com Developer
6 1 (1.45%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (95.65%) Cocoa
2 33 (47.83%) iOS SDK
3 12 (17.39%) REST
3 12 (17.39%) JSON
3 12 (17.39%) Web Services
4 9 (13.04%) XML
4 9 (13.04%) HTML
4 9 (13.04%) UIKit
5 6 (8.70%) RESTful
6 5 (7.25%) Xamarin.iOS
6 5 (7.25%) CSS
7 4 (5.80%) SOAP
7 4 (5.80%) Ajax
7 4 (5.80%) HTML5
8 3 (4.35%) jQuery
8 3 (4.35%) Google Maps API
9 2 (2.90%) Sencha Touch
10 1 (1.45%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (1.45%) Flash
10 1 (1.45%) Core Animation
Miscellaneous
1 31 (44.93%) iPhone
2 25 (36.23%) iPad
3 22 (31.88%) Mobile App
4 11 (15.94%) Computer Science
5 10 (14.49%) User Experience
6 9 (13.04%) Social Media
7 5 (7.25%) N-Tier
8 4 (5.80%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (4.35%) Mobile Banking
9 3 (4.35%) Video Editing
10 2 (2.90%) Animation
10 2 (2.90%) Blackberry
10 2 (2.90%) Data Structures
10 2 (2.90%) Algorithms
11 1 (1.45%) Streaming Video
11 1 (1.45%) Cryptography
11 1 (1.45%) IPTV
11 1 (1.45%) Social Network
11 1 (1.45%) Over-the-Top Content
11 1 (1.45%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 69 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 9 (13.04%) Android
3 2 (2.90%) Windows Phone
3 2 (2.90%) Windows
4 1 (1.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (98.55%) iOS Development
2 28 (40.58%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (31.88%) OO
4 13 (18.84%) Scrum
4 13 (18.84%) TDD
5 12 (17.39%) Software Engineering
6 10 (14.49%) E-Commerce
7 8 (11.59%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (10.14%) OOP
9 6 (8.70%) Memory Management
9 6 (8.70%) Multithreading
9 6 (8.70%) Web Design
10 5 (7.25%) SOA
10 5 (7.25%) Unit Testing
11 4 (5.80%) OOD
12 3 (4.35%) Data Security
12 3 (4.35%) MVC
12 3 (4.35%) Time Management
12 3 (4.35%) Information Architecture
12 3 (4.35%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 63 (91.30%) Objective-C
2 12 (17.39%) C++
3 8 (11.59%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.80%) Java
4 4 (5.80%) C
4 4 (5.80%) SQL
4 4 (5.80%) Python
5 3 (4.35%) PHP
6 2 (2.90%) Ruby
7 1 (1.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (5.80%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) ISEB
2 1 (1.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 15 (21.74%) Apple
1 15 (21.74%) Facebook
2 3 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.35%) Google
3 2 (2.90%) Sencha
3 2 (2.90%) Twitter
4 1 (1.45%) Salesforce.com