Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Cocoa Touch skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cocoa Touch over the 6 months to 20 November 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 Touch
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 815 791 770
Rank change year-on-year -24 -21 -30
Contract jobs citing Cocoa Touch 34 85 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.036% 0.088% 0.097%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% 0.29% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 62 79
England median daily rate £425 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +25.00% -
10th Percentile £325 £401 £312
90th Percentile £511 £575 £546
UK median daily rate £425 £500 £400
% change year-on-year -15.00% +25.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
England median hourly rate £33.54 - £31.00
10th Percentile £32.63 - £29.30
90th Percentile £34.31 - £33.66
UK median hourly rate £33.54 - £31.00

Cocoa Touch 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 England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 30485 29636 30170
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 32.41% 30.67% 28.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 21696 20704 20910
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £625 £588 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 369 342 509
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%
10th Percentile £18.70 £14.56 £14.98
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.00 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +8.70%

Cocoa Touch
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Cocoa Touch in England

Cocoa Touch
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cocoa Touch in England

Cocoa Touch
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cocoa Touch in England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cocoa Touch in England

Cocoa Touch
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cocoa Touch in England

Cocoa Touch
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
London -50 23 £425 -15.00%
Midlands +25 6 £400 -
West Midlands +28 5 £350 -
South West +6 3 £350 -36.36% 1
North of England +54 2 £315 -23.17% 1
North West +21 2 £315 -24.55% 1
East Midlands - 1 £450 -
Cocoa Touch
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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 England region with a requirement for Cocoa Touch.

1 34 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 33 (97.06%) Objective-C
3 32 (94.12%) Apple Swift
4 26 (76.47%) iOS Development
5 25 (73.53%) Cocoa
6 24 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (64.71%) Mobile App
8 14 (41.18%) Web Services
9 12 (35.29%) OOP
10 11 (32.35%) Xcode
11 10 (29.41%) MVC
12 9 (26.47%) iOS SDK
12 9 (26.47%) UIKit
13 8 (23.53%) CocoaPods
13 8 (23.53%) User Experience
13 8 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (23.53%) OO
14 7 (20.59%) SOAP
14 7 (20.59%) Scrum
14 7 (20.59%) Git (software)
14 7 (20.59%) Core Data
15 6 (17.65%) REST
15 6 (17.65%) JSON
15 6 (17.65%) Unit Testing
15 6 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
16 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
16 5 (14.71%) RESTful
16 5 (14.71%) Finance
16 5 (14.71%) Analytics
17 4 (11.76%) Data Structures

Cocoa Touch
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.88%) TestFlight
2 1 (2.94%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) Bluetooth
1 3 (8.82%) HTTP
1 3 (8.82%) SSL
1 3 (8.82%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.94%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQLite
2 2 (5.88%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (5.88%) CouchDB
2 2 (5.88%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (32.35%) Xcode
2 8 (23.53%) CocoaPods
3 7 (20.59%) Git (software)
4 3 (8.82%) Subversion
5 1 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Advertising
2 3 (8.82%) Automotive
2 3 (8.82%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (70.59%) Developer
1 24 (70.59%) iOS Developer
2 4 (11.76%) Senior Developer
2 4 (11.76%) Senior iOS Developer
3 2 (5.88%) Android Developer
3 2 (5.88%) Applications Developer
3 2 (5.88%) iOS Android Developer
3 2 (5.88%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (2.94%) Automotive Software Engineer
4 1 (2.94%) Lead Developer
4 1 (2.94%) Lead iOS Developer
4 1 (2.94%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (2.94%) Senior Android Developer
4 1 (2.94%) Senior Applications Developer
4 1 (2.94%) Senior iOS Android Developer
4 1 (2.94%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (2.94%) Senior Mobile Developer
4 1 (2.94%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (73.53%) Cocoa
2 14 (41.18%) Web Services
3 9 (26.47%) iOS SDK
3 9 (26.47%) UIKit
4 7 (20.59%) Core Data
4 7 (20.59%) SOAP
5 6 (17.65%) JSON
5 6 (17.65%) REST
6 5 (14.71%) RESTful
7 4 (11.76%) Core Animation
7 4 (11.76%) XML
8 1 (2.94%) Android SDK
8 1 (2.94%) CSS
8 1 (2.94%) CSS3
8 1 (2.94%) HTML
8 1 (2.94%) HTML5
8 1 (2.94%) OpenGL
8 1 (2.94%) QuartzCore
8 1 (2.94%) React Native
8 1 (2.94%) RxSwift
Miscellaneous
1 22 (64.71%) Mobile App
2 8 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (23.53%) User Experience
3 4 (11.76%) Data Structures
3 4 (11.76%) iPad
3 4 (11.76%) iPhone
4 3 (8.82%) Animation
4 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (8.82%) Social Media
4 3 (8.82%) State Machine
5 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (2.94%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (8.82%) Android
3 1 (2.94%) Mac OS
3 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (76.47%) iOS Development
2 24 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (35.29%) OOP
4 10 (29.41%) MVC
5 8 (23.53%) OO
6 7 (20.59%) Scrum
7 6 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (17.65%) Unit Testing
8 5 (14.71%) Analytics
8 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
9 4 (11.76%) OOD
9 4 (11.76%) Push Notifications
10 3 (8.82%) Android Development
10 3 (8.82%) Collaborative Working
10 3 (8.82%) Data Security
10 3 (8.82%) TDD
11 2 (5.88%) Adaptive Web Design
11 2 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
11 2 (5.88%) Mobile Development
11 2 (5.88%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 33 (97.06%) Objective-C
2 32 (94.12%) Apple Swift
3 4 (11.76%) Java
4 2 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Apple
2 3 (8.82%) SAP
3 1 (2.94%) Xamarin