The table below looks at the statistics for Cocoa Touch skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cocoa Touch over the 3 months to 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Cocoa Touch
Rank 575 549 519
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -30
Contract jobs citing Cocoa Touch 55 67 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.094% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.33% 0.43% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 46 60
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £317 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £400 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.81% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £31.00 £33.55 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.60% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £33.55 -
% change year-on-year
-7.60% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
16432 15759 15480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.15% 27.87% 29.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 11190 10009 9954
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 296 215 266
Average hourly rate £39.13 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.78% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £71.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

Cocoa Touch
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Cocoa Touch Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cocoa Touch
Daily Rate Trend

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

Cocoa Touch Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Cocoa Touch
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cocoa Touch within the UK over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Cocoa Touch Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Cocoa Touch
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cocoa Touch within the UK.

Cocoa Touch Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Cocoa Touch
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cocoa Touch within the UK over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -19 55 £400 - 21
London -19 28 £425 +6.25% 11
South East -12 17 £363 -9.37% 3
City of London +9 6 £363 +11.61% 6
Hampshire -10 6 £375 -6.25%
West Midlands +11 5 - - 2
Southampton -1 5 £375 -7.69%
Crawley - 4 £354 - 3
Bristol - 4 £413 -
South West - 4 £413 -
West Sussex - 4 £354 - 3
Kent +3 3 - -
Tunbridge Wells - 3 - -
Warwickshire +9 2 - -
Oxford -16 2 £400 +23.07%
Oxfordshire -19 2 £400 +14.28%
Birmingham +6 1 - -
West Yorkshire -22 1 £300 -
Yorkshire -25 1 £300 -
North West -31 1 - - 2
Leeds -32 1 £300 -
Reading - 1 £340 -
Gaydon - 1 - -
Liverpool - 1 - -
Tyne and Wear - 1 - - 1
Merseyside - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 £340 -
Surrey - 1 £300 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
North East - 1 - - 1

Cocoa Touch
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 123 (99.19%) Apple iOS
1 123 (99.19%) iOS Development
2 116 (93.55%) Objective-C
3 113 (91.13%) Cocoa
4 86 (69.35%) Agile Software Development
5 51 (41.13%) Apple Swift
6 46 (37.10%) TDD
7 44 (35.48%) REST
8 40 (32.26%) Mobile Development
9 39 (31.45%) Mobile App
10 38 (30.65%) iPhone
10 38 (30.65%) Xcode
11 35 (28.23%) Git (software)
12 32 (25.81%) iPad
13 31 (25.00%) Animation
14 30 (24.19%) Core Animation
15 29 (23.39%) Apple
16 28 (22.58%) RESTful
16 28 (22.58%) JSON
17 24 (19.35%) iOS SDK
17 24 (19.35%) User Experience
18 23 (18.55%) Web Services
19 21 (16.94%) BDD
19 21 (16.94%) Scrum
19 21 (16.94%) API Integration
20 19 (15.32%) OO
21 18 (14.52%) Software Engineering
22 16 (12.90%) E-Commerce
22 16 (12.90%) OOD
22 16 (12.90%) XML

Cocoa Touch
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

Applications
1 3 (2.42%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.42%) GitHub
2 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.65%) HTTP
2 3 (2.42%) UPnP
2 3 (2.42%) NFC
3 2 (1.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.03%) SQLite
2 1 (0.81%) MySQL
2 1 (0.81%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 38 (30.65%) Xcode
2 35 (28.23%) Git (software)
3 16 (12.90%) CocoaPods
4 13 (10.48%) Subversion
5 2 (1.61%) JIRA
6 1 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.81%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.81%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (0.81%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.81%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.81%) Appium
General
1 5 (4.03%) Finance
1 5 (4.03%) Publishing
2 4 (3.23%) Electronics
3 3 (2.42%) Retail
4 2 (1.61%) Marketing
4 2 (1.61%) Games
4 2 (1.61%) Automotive
5 1 (0.81%) Law
5 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.81%) Banking
Job Titles
1 112 (90.32%) Developer
2 105 (84.68%) iOS Developer
3 14 (11.29%) Senior iOS Developer
3 14 (11.29%) Senior Developer
4 13 (10.48%) Mobile Developer
5 11 (8.87%) Software Engineer
6 7 (5.65%) Android Developer
7 5 (4.03%) Applications Developer
7 5 (4.03%) Programmer
8 4 (3.23%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 3 (2.42%) iPhone Developer
10 2 (1.61%) Lead Developer
10 2 (1.61%) Senior Android Developer
10 2 (1.61%) Xamarin Developer
11 1 (0.81%) .NET Developer
11 1 (0.81%) C# Developer
11 1 (0.81%) Senior Programmer
11 1 (0.81%) UI Developer
11 1 (0.81%) Architect
11 1 (0.81%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (91.13%) Cocoa
2 44 (35.48%) REST
3 30 (24.19%) Core Animation
4 28 (22.58%) RESTful
4 28 (22.58%) JSON
5 24 (19.35%) iOS SDK
6 23 (18.55%) Web Services
7 16 (12.90%) XML
8 13 (10.48%) CSS
9 12 (9.68%) HTML
10 10 (8.06%) SOAP
11 9 (7.26%) HTML5
12 7 (5.65%) OpenGL
13 6 (4.84%) Android SDK
14 5 (4.03%) iPhone SDK
14 5 (4.03%) .NET
15 4 (3.23%) CSS3
15 4 (3.23%) UIKit
16 2 (1.61%) AngularJS
16 2 (1.61%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 39 (31.45%) Mobile App
2 38 (30.65%) iPhone
3 32 (25.81%) iPad
4 31 (25.00%) Animation
5 24 (19.35%) User Experience
6 12 (9.68%) Computer Science
7 10 (8.06%) Client/Server
8 3 (2.42%) Blackberry
8 3 (2.42%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.61%) Social Network
9 2 (1.61%) Social Media
10 1 (0.81%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.81%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.81%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.81%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 123 (99.19%) Apple iOS
2 16 (12.90%) Android
3 7 (5.65%) Windows
4 4 (3.23%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.81%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.81%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (99.19%) iOS Development
2 86 (69.35%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (37.10%) TDD
4 40 (32.26%) Mobile Development
5 21 (16.94%) API Integration
5 21 (16.94%) Scrum
5 21 (16.94%) BDD
6 19 (15.32%) OO
7 18 (14.52%) Software Engineering
8 16 (12.90%) E-Commerce
8 16 (12.90%) OOD
9 13 (10.48%) Pair Programming
9 13 (10.48%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (9.68%) Multithreading
11 10 (8.06%) Memory Management
12 9 (7.26%) Open Source
12 9 (7.26%) Android Development
13 8 (6.45%) MVC
14 7 (5.65%) Mobile Application Development
15 5 (4.03%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 116 (93.55%) Objective-C
2 51 (41.13%) Apple Swift
3 8 (6.45%) C#
3 8 (6.45%) Java
4 6 (4.84%) C++
5 4 (3.23%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.42%) C
7 2 (1.61%) Ruby
8 1 (0.81%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (12.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.06%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (23.39%) Apple
2 8 (6.45%) Xamarin
3 4 (3.23%) Google
4 2 (1.61%) ION Trading
5 1 (0.81%) Volantis
5 1 (0.81%) SAP
5 1 (0.81%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.81%) Appcelerator
5 1 (0.81%) Netbiscuits
5 1 (0.81%) Kony
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