Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 17 January 2018 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 106 136
Contract jobs citing Cocoa 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh - 0.17% 0.033%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.57% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Edinburgh median daily rate - £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.00% -
Scotland median daily rate £300 £475 £500
% change year-on-year -36.84% -5.00% -2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 699 524 671
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 24.20% 29.32% 22.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 421 343 385
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 £375 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.06% +5.33%
10th Percentile £275 £285 £282
90th Percentile £538 £513 £538
Scotland median daily rate £375 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 3
Edinburgh median hourly rate £30.00 £52.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.31% +108.00% -44.44%
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £46.13 £40.19
% change year-on-year -47.97% +14.77% +0.48%

Cocoa
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Cocoa as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Cocoa in Edinburgh

Cocoa
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cocoa in Edinburgh