The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Cocoa skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cocoa over the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple Cocoa
Rank 77 90 -
Rank change year-on-year +13 -  
Contract jobs citing Cocoa 11 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.08% 0.22% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.63% 0.60% -
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 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 - £34.20

Cocoa is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 418 498 458
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 41.14% 35.72% 39.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 371 297
Median daily rate £375 £405 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.40% +15.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £305 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
Median hourly rate £22.50 £9.00 £26.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +150.00% -66.35%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

Cocoa
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing Cocoa as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Cocoa in Leeds

Cocoa
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cocoa in Leeds

Cocoa
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Cocoa.

1 13 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 13 (100.00%) Cocoa Touch
1 13 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 12 (92.31%) Apple Swift
3 11 (84.62%) User Experience
3 11 (84.62%) RESTful
3 11 (84.62%) Scrum
3 11 (84.62%) Xcode
4 8 (61.54%) OO
4 8 (61.54%) OOD
4 8 (61.54%) Unit Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Android
5 3 (23.08%) Java
5 3 (23.08%) iOS SDK
5 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
5 3 (23.08%) Android SDK
5 3 (23.08%) Android Development
6 1 (7.69%) REST

Cocoa
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 (84.62%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
1 13 (100.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) Cocoa Touch
2 11 (84.62%) RESTful
3 3 (23.08%) Android SDK
3 3 (23.08%) iOS SDK
4 1 (7.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (84.62%) User Experience
2 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (23.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 11 (84.62%) Scrum
3 8 (61.54%) OO
3 8 (61.54%) OOD
3 8 (61.54%) Unit Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Objective-C
2 12 (92.31%) Apple Swift
3 3 (23.08%) Java
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