The table below looks at the statistics for Cocoa skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cocoa over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple Cocoa
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 86 111 -
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -
Contract jobs citing Cocoa 11 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.77% 0.10% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.24% 0.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 0
Median daily rate £410 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £381
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +11.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 - -

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 Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
492 612 530
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 34.36% 31.71% 30.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 431 340
Median daily rate £400 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Median hourly rate £22.50 £10.20 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+120.58% -74.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

Cocoa
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Cocoa
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Cocoa Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Cocoa
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cocoa within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 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
Leeds +10 11 £410 +2.50%
Cocoa
Yorkshire

Cocoa
Top 26 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cocoa 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Cocoa.

1 14 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 14 (100.00%) Cocoa Touch
1 14 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 13 (92.86%) Apple Swift
3 12 (85.71%) Scrum
4 11 (78.57%) Xcode
4 11 (78.57%) RESTful
4 11 (78.57%) User Experience
5 8 (57.14%) Unit Testing
5 8 (57.14%) OO
5 8 (57.14%) OOD
6 4 (28.57%) Android
6 4 (28.57%) Mobile App
6 4 (28.57%) Java
6 4 (28.57%) Android Development
7 3 (21.43%) Android SDK
7 3 (21.43%) iOS SDK
8 1 (7.14%) REST
8 1 (7.14%) UIKit
8 1 (7.14%) Core Data
8 1 (7.14%) Core Animation
8 1 (7.14%) BDD
8 1 (7.14%) TDD
8 1 (7.14%) Animation

Cocoa
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 11 (78.57%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
1 14 (100.00%) iOS Developer
2 1 (7.14%) Android Developer
2 1 (7.14%) Applications Developer
2 1 (7.14%) iOS Android Developer
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) Cocoa Touch
2 11 (78.57%) RESTful
3 3 (21.43%) Android SDK
3 3 (21.43%) iOS SDK
4 1 (7.14%) Core Animation
4 1 (7.14%) Core Data
4 1 (7.14%) REST
4 1 (7.14%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 11 (78.57%) User Experience
2 4 (28.57%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.14%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (28.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 12 (85.71%) Scrum
3 8 (57.14%) OO
3 8 (57.14%) OOD
3 8 (57.14%) Unit Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Android Development
5 1 (7.14%) BDD
5 1 (7.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Objective-C
2 13 (92.86%) Apple Swift
3 4 (28.57%) Java