The table below looks at the statistics for Cocoa Touch skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cocoa Touch over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple Cocoa Touch
England / North West
Rank 129 156 141
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -15
Contract jobs citing Cocoa Touch 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.15% 0.027% 0.061%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.49% 0.098% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £425 - £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £463 £388
% change year-on-year
-8.10% +19.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
821 1019 834
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 31.24% 27.35% 25.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 560 670 537
Median daily rate £375 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £283 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 48 25
Median hourly rate £50.00 £37.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.13% +64.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £16.56 £19.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.13 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.38 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-0.96% +13.97%

Cocoa Touch
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Cocoa Touch as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Cocoa Touch Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Cocoa Touch
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cocoa Touch across the North West region.

Cocoa Touch Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Cocoa Touch
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cocoa Touch within the North West region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 3 £425 - 1
Cheshire - 1 - -
Cocoa Touch
England

Cocoa Touch
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cocoa Touch also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Cocoa Touch.

1 5 (100.00%) Cocoa
1 5 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 5 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 5 (100.00%) Apple Swift
1 5 (100.00%) CocoaPods
2 4 (80.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (80.00%) TestFlight
2 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (80.00%) Android Studio
2 4 (80.00%) Change Control
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (80.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 4 (80.00%) Android Development
2 4 (80.00%) Xcode
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Mac OS X
2 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (80.00%) SQLite
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) Android
2 4 (80.00%) iPhone
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) REST

Cocoa Touch
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) TestFlight
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (80.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) CocoaPods
2 4 (80.00%) Android Studio
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) iOS Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Android Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Applications Developer
2 4 (80.00%) iOS Android Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Java Android Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Java Applications Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Java Mobile Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Cocoa
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) iPhone
1 4 (80.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (80.00%) Android
2 4 (80.00%) Mac OS X
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 4 (80.00%) Android Development
2 4 (80.00%) Change Control
2 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Apple Swift
1 5 (100.00%) Objective-C
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) BPSS Clearance