The table below looks at the statistics for Objective-C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Objective-C
Rank 52 64 69
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +5
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 22 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.44% 1.23% 0.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.04% 3.34% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 9 1
Median daily rate £500 £425 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +25.92%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.00 £26.53
% change year-on-year
- +16.87%
Objective-C
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
364 329 363
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 40.35% 36.92% 39.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 269 262
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 7
Median hourly rate £38.25 £36.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £9.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.52 £100.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +11.42%

Objective-C
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing Objective-C as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Objective-C Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Objective-C
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Objective-C across the Bristol region.

Objective-C Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Objective-C
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Objective-C across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Objective-C Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Objective-C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Objective-C 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Objective-C.

1 21 (77.78%) Apple iOS
1 21 (77.78%) iOS Development
2 19 (70.37%) Apple Swift
3 17 (62.96%) E-Commerce
4 15 (55.56%) Web Services
5 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (48.15%) TDD
6 13 (48.15%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (48.15%) Test Automation
7 12 (44.44%) Scrum
8 11 (40.74%) Unit Testing
9 10 (37.04%) Progressive Enhancement
10 8 (29.63%) Mobile App
10 8 (29.63%) Cocoa
11 7 (25.93%) SOAP
11 7 (25.93%) Java
11 7 (25.93%) Software Engineering
11 7 (25.93%) REST
11 7 (25.93%) Cocoa Touch
11 7 (25.93%) BDD
12 6 (22.22%) MongoDB
12 6 (22.22%) Azure SQL Database
12 6 (22.22%) Cucumber
12 6 (22.22%) CouchDB
12 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
12 6 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
12 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
12 6 (22.22%) SpecFlow
12 6 (22.22%) Ruby
12 6 (22.22%) Automated Testing

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Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 6 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (22.22%) TestFlight
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) Azure SQL Database
1 6 (22.22%) CouchDB
1 6 (22.22%) MongoDB
1 6 (22.22%) MySQL
1 6 (22.22%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Cucumber
1 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 6 (22.22%) SpecFlow
2 2 (7.41%) Xcode
General
1 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (77.78%) Developer
2 20 (74.07%) iOS Developer
3 11 (40.74%) Senior Developer
3 11 (40.74%) Senior iOS Developer
4 6 (22.22%) Test Automation Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) Test Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Objective-C Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (55.56%) Web Services
2 8 (29.63%) Cocoa
3 7 (25.93%) Cocoa Touch
3 7 (25.93%) REST
3 7 (25.93%) SOAP
4 3 (11.11%) iOS SDK
4 3 (11.11%) RESTful
5 2 (7.41%) JSON
5 2 (7.41%) UIKit
5 2 (7.41%) XML
6 1 (3.70%) Core Data
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) iPad
2 2 (7.41%) iPhone
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.70%) Social Media
3 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (77.78%) Apple iOS
2 2 (7.41%) Android
3 1 (3.70%) Windows
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (77.78%) iOS Development
2 17 (62.96%) E-Commerce
3 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (48.15%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (48.15%) TDD
4 13 (48.15%) Test Automation
5 12 (44.44%) Scrum
6 11 (40.74%) Unit Testing
7 10 (37.04%) Progressive Enhancement
8 7 (25.93%) BDD
8 7 (25.93%) Software Engineering
9 6 (22.22%) Automated Testing
9 6 (22.22%) Exploratory Testing
10 4 (14.81%) Integration Testing
10 4 (14.81%) OO
10 4 (14.81%) SOLID
11 3 (11.11%) Mobile Development
12 2 (7.41%) Android Development
12 2 (7.41%) Memory Management
12 2 (7.41%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) Apple Swift
2 7 (25.93%) Java
3 6 (22.22%) C#
3 6 (22.22%) Ruby
3 6 (22.22%) SQL
4 1 (3.70%) C
4 1 (3.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) Apple