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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Cocoa Touch
Rank - 168 141
Contract jobs citing Cocoa Touch 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.045% 0.063%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.19% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £305
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £369 £400
% change year-on-year
+49.15% -7.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.00 £33.55
% change year-on-year
- -7.60%
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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
948 1063 788
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 26.76% 24.04% 24.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 654 691 473
Median daily rate £375 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 37 13
Median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £17.33 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Cocoa
1 2 (100.00%) Xcode
1 2 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 2 (100.00%) SQLite
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) Android Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Apple Swift
1 2 (100.00%) CocoaPods
1 2 (100.00%) TestFlight
2 1 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Management
2 1 (50.00%) Android Development
2 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) iPhone
2 1 (50.00%) GWT
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum

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 2 (100.00%) TestFlight
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Android Studio
1 2 (100.00%) CocoaPods
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Xcode
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Cocoa
2 1 (50.00%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Android Development
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Management
2 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Apple Swift
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance