The table below looks at the statistics for Cocoa skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cocoa over the 3 months to 28 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Cocoa
Rank - 44 36
Contract jobs citing Cocoa 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton - 0.59% 0.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.74% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £34.20 -
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -
Cocoa
Hampshire

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 Southampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
75 73 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 30.99% 21.47% 26.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 60 60
Median daily rate £350 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.49% +5.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £13.00 £22.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.22% -50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

Cocoa
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton 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 Southampton

Cocoa
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Cocoa Daily Rate Trend in Southampton