Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 18 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
England > London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 604 561 569
Rank change year-on-year -43 +8 -20
Contract jobs citing Cocoa Touch 22 58 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.047% 0.13% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% 0.37% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 50 41
London median daily rate £425 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +17.65% +6.25%
10th Percentile £410 £413 £319
90th Percentile £544 £575 £538
England median daily rate £425 £500 £400
% change year-on-year -15.00% +25.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England 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 London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 17269 15562 15183
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 37.10% 34.40% 32.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 13196 11655 11304
London median daily rate £500 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £350 £319 £308
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 72 92
London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £19.00 £19.23 £14.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £57.44 £58.75
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +9.49%

Cocoa Touch
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Cocoa Touch in London

Cocoa Touch
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cocoa Touch in London

Cocoa Touch
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cocoa Touch in London over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cocoa Touch in London

Cocoa Touch
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 18 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
Central London -18 4 £463 -15.91%
Cocoa Touch
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 London region with a requirement for Cocoa Touch.

1 22 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 21 (95.45%) Objective-C
3 20 (90.91%) Apple Swift
4 17 (77.27%) Mobile App
5 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (68.18%) Cocoa
6 15 (68.18%) iOS Development
7 11 (50.00%) OOP
8 10 (45.45%) Web Services
9 8 (36.36%) MVC
10 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (27.27%) Unit Testing
12 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (22.73%) Xcode
12 5 (22.73%) OO
12 5 (22.73%) UIKit
12 5 (22.73%) iOS SDK
12 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
13 4 (18.18%) iPhone
13 4 (18.18%) iPad
13 4 (18.18%) User Experience
13 4 (18.18%) SOAP
13 4 (18.18%) Finance
14 3 (13.64%) Data Security
14 3 (13.64%) SQLite
14 3 (13.64%) Subversion
14 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
14 3 (13.64%) Java
14 3 (13.64%) SAP
14 3 (13.64%) Analytics

Cocoa Touch
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (9.09%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQLite
2 2 (9.09%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (9.09%) CouchDB
2 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 2 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
1 5 (22.73%) Xcode
2 3 (13.64%) CocoaPods
2 3 (13.64%) Subversion
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Advertising
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Developer
1 14 (63.64%) iOS Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Senior Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Senior iOS Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Android Developer
3 2 (9.09%) iOS Android Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Applications Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Lead Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Lead iOS Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Android Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Applications Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Senior iOS Android Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (68.18%) Cocoa
2 10 (45.45%) Web Services
3 5 (22.73%) iOS SDK
3 5 (22.73%) UIKit
4 4 (18.18%) SOAP
5 3 (13.64%) Core Data
5 3 (13.64%) REST
5 3 (13.64%) RESTful
6 2 (9.09%) JSON
7 1 (4.55%) Android SDK
7 1 (4.55%) CSS
7 1 (4.55%) CSS3
7 1 (4.55%) HTML
7 1 (4.55%) HTML5
7 1 (4.55%) RxSwift
7 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (77.27%) Mobile App
2 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (18.18%) iPad
3 4 (18.18%) iPhone
3 4 (18.18%) User Experience
4 3 (13.64%) State Machine
5 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
5 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
5 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (4.55%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (9.09%) Android
3 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (68.18%) iOS Development
3 11 (50.00%) OOP
4 8 (36.36%) MVC
5 6 (27.27%) Unit Testing
6 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (22.73%) OO
7 3 (13.64%) Analytics
7 3 (13.64%) Collaborative Working
7 3 (13.64%) Data Security
7 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
8 2 (9.09%) Adaptive Web Design
8 2 (9.09%) Android Development
8 2 (9.09%) Progressive Enhancement
8 2 (9.09%) Scrum
8 2 (9.09%) TDD
8 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
9 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
9 1 (4.55%) MVVM
9 1 (4.55%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 21 (95.45%) Objective-C
2 20 (90.91%) Apple Swift
3 3 (13.64%) Java
4 2 (9.09%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) SAP