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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Objective-C
Rank 73 58 56
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -2
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.11% 0.28% 0.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.28% 0.82% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £37.50
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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
361 244 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 39.80% 33.75% 36.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 183 161
Average daily rate £400 £325 £289
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +12.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £245 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £386
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 5 17
Average hourly rate £47.50 £32.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £13.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

Objective-C
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Objective-C across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Objective-C also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Objective-C.

1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 5 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 4 (80.00%) iPhone
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (60.00%) iPad
3 3 (60.00%) C
4 2 (40.00%) C++
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) User Experience
5 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (20.00%) iOS SDK
5 1 (20.00%) RESTful
5 1 (20.00%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (20.00%) HTML5
5 1 (20.00%) Xcode
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) TDD
5 1 (20.00%) jQuery
5 1 (20.00%) HTML
5 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) CSS

Objective-C
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Objective-C also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Objective-C. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) iOS Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior iOS Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) iPhone Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) RESTful
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) iOS SDK
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) iPhone
2 3 (60.00%) iPad
3 2 (40.00%) User Experience
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (20.00%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript