The table below looks at the statistics for Cocoa skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cocoa over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Cocoa
Rank - 49 28
Contract jobs citing Cocoa 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford - 0.55% 0.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.27% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +5.63%
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
Oxfordshire

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 Oxford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
147 158 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 42.61% 43.29% 23.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 131 30
Median daily rate £400 £400 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +32.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 £21.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.77 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +10.77%

Cocoa
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Cocoa Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Cocoa
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Cocoa Daily Rate Trend in Oxford