Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for Cocoa skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cocoa 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 165 180
Rank change year-on-year +13 +15 -35
Contract jobs citing Cocoa 2 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.066% 0.17% 0.090%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% 0.49% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 4
West Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £425 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.53% +25.93% +12.50%
10th Percentile £390 £373 £275
90th Percentile £428 £438 £412
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £300
% change year-on-year -5.88% +41.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 948 1235 1374
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 31.40% 34.65% 30.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 717 888 910
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +10.29%
10th Percentile £300 £283 £275
90th Percentile £513 £526 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 17
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £13.50 £37.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -63.55% +12.24%
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 £14.69 £25.00
% change year-on-year +138.30% -41.25% -16.67%

Cocoa
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Cocoa as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Cocoa in West Yorkshire

Cocoa
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cocoa in West Yorkshire

Cocoa
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cocoa within the West Yorkshire 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
Leeds +9 2 £410 -3.53%
Cocoa
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Cocoa.

1 2 (100.00%) Xcode
1 2 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 2 (100.00%) Apple Swift
2 1 (50.00%) React Native
2 1 (50.00%) Asynchronous Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Publishing
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) iPhone
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) iPad

Cocoa
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 2 (100.00%) Xcode
General
1 1 (50.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Objective-C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) React Native
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (50.00%) iPad
1 1 (50.00%) iPhone
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Asynchronous Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Apple Swift
1 2 (100.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript