Period
to 15 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Cocoa skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cocoa over the 6 months to 15 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Apple Cocoa
England > East of England
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 195 180 -
Rank change year-on-year -15 - +211
Contract jobs citing Cocoa 4 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.079% 0.15% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.27% 0.55% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
East of England median daily rate £425 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% - -
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
East of England median hourly rate £62.50 £36.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +73.61% - -
England median hourly rate £62.50 £36.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year +73.61% +16.13% -31.11%

Cocoa is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1468 1279 1546
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 28.99% 26.61% 27.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 877 745 963
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £295 £261 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £575
England median daily rate £475 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +11.76% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 41 71
East of England median hourly rate £43.75 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% - +1.35%
10th Percentile £26.13 £15.75 £19.79
90th Percentile £73.38 £44.50 £57.50
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

Cocoa
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Cocoa as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Cocoa in the East of England

Cocoa
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Cocoa in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cocoa in the East of England

Cocoa
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cocoa in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cocoa in the East of England

Cocoa
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cocoa within the East of England region over the 6 months to 15 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex -12 4 £425 +54.55%
Cocoa
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 East of England region with a requirement for Cocoa.

1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 4 (100.00%) OOD
1 4 (100.00%) Xcode
1 4 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 4 (100.00%) Animation
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) iPhone
1 4 (100.00%) RESTful
1 4 (100.00%) Core Animation
1 4 (100.00%) iPhone SDK
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (100.00%) iOS SDK
1 4 (100.00%) GitHub
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 4 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 4 (100.00%) Apple Swift
1 4 (100.00%) Core Data
1 4 (100.00%) Push Notifications
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science

Cocoa
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) Xcode
General
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) iOS Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Core Animation
1 4 (100.00%) Core Data
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) iOS SDK
1 4 (100.00%) iPhone SDK
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
1 4 (100.00%) RESTful
1 4 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Animation
1 4 (100.00%) iPhone
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 4 (100.00%) OOD
1 4 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 4 (100.00%) Push Notifications
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Apple Swift
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Objective-C