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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Objective-C
Rank 65 69 75
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 6 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.79% 0.49% 0.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.07% 1.29% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Median daily rate £340 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +30.76%
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 £36.51 - -
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
290 309 382
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 38.31% 37.87% 40.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 229 278
Median daily rate £370 £368 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% -8.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 20
Median hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £13.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £65.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 5 December 2016.

Objective-C Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Objective-C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 19 (76.00%) Apple iOS
1 19 (76.00%) iOS Development
2 18 (72.00%) Apple Swift
3 16 (64.00%) E-Commerce
4 14 (56.00%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (52.00%) Web Services
6 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (48.00%) Test Automation
7 11 (44.00%) TDD
7 11 (44.00%) Scrum
8 10 (40.00%) Unit Testing
9 9 (36.00%) Progressive Enhancement
10 8 (32.00%) Cocoa
11 7 (28.00%) BDD
11 7 (28.00%) Cocoa Touch
11 7 (28.00%) Mobile App
12 6 (24.00%) Exploratory Testing
12 6 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
12 6 (24.00%) SpecFlow
12 6 (24.00%) Cucumber
12 6 (24.00%) C#
12 6 (24.00%) Java
12 6 (24.00%) Automated Testing
12 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
12 6 (24.00%) Ruby
13 5 (20.00%) SQLite
13 5 (20.00%) RESTful
13 5 (20.00%) CouchDB
13 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
13 5 (20.00%) SQL

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 6 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (20.00%) TestFlight
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 5 (20.00%) CouchDB
1 5 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 5 (20.00%) MySQL
1 5 (20.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Cucumber
1 6 (24.00%) SpecFlow
2 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.00%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 19 (76.00%) Developer
1 19 (76.00%) iOS Developer
2 9 (36.00%) Senior Developer
2 9 (36.00%) Senior iOS Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Objective-C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) Web Services
2 8 (32.00%) Cocoa
3 7 (28.00%) Cocoa Touch
4 5 (20.00%) REST
4 5 (20.00%) RESTful
4 5 (20.00%) SOAP
5 3 (12.00%) Core Data
6 2 (8.00%) Core Animation
6 2 (8.00%) iOS SDK
6 2 (8.00%) JSON
6 2 (8.00%) XML
7 1 (4.00%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (12.00%) User Experience
3 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.00%) Animation
4 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.00%) iPad
4 1 (4.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 19 (76.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.00%) Android
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) iOS Development
2 16 (64.00%) E-Commerce
3 14 (56.00%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (48.00%) Test Automation
5 11 (44.00%) Scrum
5 11 (44.00%) TDD
6 10 (40.00%) Unit Testing
7 9 (36.00%) Progressive Enhancement
8 7 (28.00%) BDD
9 6 (24.00%) Automated Testing
9 6 (24.00%) Exploratory Testing
9 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
10 4 (16.00%) Integration Testing
10 4 (16.00%) SOLID
11 3 (12.00%) OO
12 2 (8.00%) Memory Management
12 2 (8.00%) Mobile Development
12 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
13 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) Apple Swift
2 6 (24.00%) C#
2 6 (24.00%) Java
2 6 (24.00%) Ruby
3 5 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Apple