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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple Objective-C
South West / Bristol
Rank - 65 -
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol - 0.38% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.02% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £388 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.02 - -

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
270 293 338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 36.14% 36.86% 39.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 215 260
Median daily rate £390 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £286 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 7
Median hourly rate £43.00 £37.50 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.66% -5.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £31.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £46.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 14 (93.33%) Apple iOS
1 14 (93.33%) iOS Development
1 14 (93.33%) Apple Swift
2 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (66.67%) TDD
3 10 (66.67%) Scrum
4 9 (60.00%) Unit Testing
5 8 (53.33%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (53.33%) Progressive Enhancement
6 7 (46.67%) Cocoa
6 7 (46.67%) Web Services
6 7 (46.67%) E-Commerce
7 6 (40.00%) Test Automation
7 6 (40.00%) Cocoa Touch
7 6 (40.00%) Mobile App
8 5 (33.33%) RESTful
8 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
9 4 (26.67%) SQL
9 4 (26.67%) MySQL
9 4 (26.67%) SOAP
9 4 (26.67%) CouchDB
9 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (26.67%) TestFlight
9 4 (26.67%) REST
9 4 (26.67%) SQLite
9 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
9 4 (26.67%) MongoDB
9 4 (26.67%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (20.00%) User Experience
10 3 (20.00%) OO

Objective-C
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 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (26.67%) TestFlight
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Azure SQL Database
1 4 (26.67%) CouchDB
1 4 (26.67%) MongoDB
1 4 (26.67%) MySQL
1 4 (26.67%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (6.67%) SpecFlow
2 1 (6.67%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
1 14 (93.33%) iOS Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Senior iOS Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Objective-C Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) Cocoa
1 7 (46.67%) Web Services
2 6 (40.00%) Cocoa Touch
3 5 (33.33%) RESTful
4 4 (26.67%) REST
4 4 (26.67%) SOAP
5 2 (13.33%) Core Animation
5 2 (13.33%) Core Data
5 2 (13.33%) iOS SDK
5 2 (13.33%) JSON
5 2 (13.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (20.00%) User Experience
3 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (13.33%) Animation
4 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.67%) iPad
4 1 (6.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.67%) Android
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) iOS Development
2 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (66.67%) Scrum
3 10 (66.67%) TDD
4 9 (60.00%) Unit Testing
5 8 (53.33%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (53.33%) Progressive Enhancement
6 7 (46.67%) E-Commerce
7 6 (40.00%) Test Automation
8 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
9 3 (20.00%) OO
10 2 (13.33%) BDD
10 2 (13.33%) Memory Management
10 2 (13.33%) Mobile Development
10 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
11 1 (6.67%) Android Development
11 1 (6.67%) Disruptive Innovation
11 1 (6.67%) Exploratory Testing
11 1 (6.67%) SOLID
11 1 (6.67%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) Apple Swift
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Apple