The table below looks at the statistics for Cocoa Touch skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cocoa Touch over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Cocoa Touch
Rank 145 107 116
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +9
Contract jobs citing Cocoa Touch 1 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.030% 0.24% 0.079%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 1.08% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £388 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £384 £375
% change year-on-year
+43.32% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £31.00 £33.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.60%
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 West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
826 556 624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.11% 22.62% 24.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 507 337 350
Median daily rate £375 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 16
Median hourly rate £24.00 £28.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +3.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £17.50 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.20 £39.55 £33.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.89 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.86% +11.10%

Cocoa Touch
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

Cocoa Touch
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Cocoa Touch Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Cocoa Touch
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cocoa Touch across the West Midlands region.

Cocoa Touch Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Cocoa Touch
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cocoa Touch within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -8 1 - -
Cocoa Touch
England

Cocoa Touch
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Cocoa Touch.

1 2 (100.00%) Cocoa
1 2 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) Apple Swift
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) iPhone
2 1 (50.00%) iPad
2 1 (50.00%) Xcode
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) MVC

Cocoa Touch
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) iPad
1 1 (50.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (50.00%) Apple Swift
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Apple