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 29 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.

Apple Cocoa
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 47
Contract jobs citing Cocoa 0 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton - - 1.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 5.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £359
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 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 69 88 136
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 26.44% 30.88% 31.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 55 75
Median daily rate £325 £350 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% -7.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 £13.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +226.92% -42.22%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

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