The table below looks at the statistics for Cocoa Touch skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cocoa Touch over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Cocoa Touch
Rank 112 104 108
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Contract jobs citing Cocoa Touch 4 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.15% 0.22% 0.097%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.61% 0.85% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate
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£550 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+17.53% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
656 590 594
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 24.50% 26.08% 28.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 372 312 350
Average daily rate £375 £325 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 8
Average hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.50 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.25 £63.75 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

Cocoa Touch
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cocoa Touch across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Cocoa Touch Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Cocoa Touch
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Cocoa Touch Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Cocoa Touch
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 6 (100.00%) Cocoa
1 6 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 6 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 6 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Animation
2 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (50.00%) Core Animation
2 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Advertising
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
4 1 (16.67%) Refactoring
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Android
4 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (16.67%) Mercurial
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (16.67%) IaaS
4 1 (16.67%) Android Development
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) C++

Cocoa Touch
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) IaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Mercurial
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) iOS Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Senior iOS Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Cocoa
2 3 (50.00%) Core Animation
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Animation
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
3 1 (16.67%) Refactoring
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Objective-C
2 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (16.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree