The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 27 June 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
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 45
Contract jobs citing Cocoa 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton - - 0.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £425 £381
% change year-on-year -8.82% +11.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £28.50 -
% change year-on-year +45.61% -  

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 Southampton with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Southampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 49 60 88
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 24.38% 26.79% 24.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 44 74
Median daily rate £370 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -51.30%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Cocoa
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 Southampton

Cocoa
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cocoa in Southampton