The table below looks at the statistics for Cocoa skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cocoa over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Cocoa
Rank - - 5
Contract jobs citing Cocoa 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidstone - - 10.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £369
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £33.55
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -10.58%
Cocoa
Kent

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 Maidstone region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Maidstone
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
6 19 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidstone 33.33% 90.48% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 3
Median daily rate £340 £350 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -28.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%