The table below looks at the statistics for Objective-C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Objective-C
Rank 66 60 72
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +12
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 7 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.73% 0.91% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.02% 2.45% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Average daily rate £340 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
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 - - £40.00
Objective-C
North 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 Cheshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
346 286 285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 36.08% 37.29% 33.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 185 140
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 16
Average hourly rate £16.00 £35.50 £34.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.92% +4.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.28 £20.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £40.00 £140.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

Objective-C
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Objective-C across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Objective-C Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Objective-C
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Objective-C Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Objective-C
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Objective-C within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford -1 5 £365 -6.41% 1
Objective-C
North West

Objective-C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 13 (72.22%) Banking
2 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (55.56%) Git (software)
4 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (50.00%) BDD
4 9 (50.00%) Apple iOS
4 9 (50.00%) JSON
4 9 (50.00%) jQuery
4 9 (50.00%) Finance
4 9 (50.00%) OOP
4 9 (50.00%) OO
4 9 (50.00%) HTML
4 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (50.00%) Web Services
4 9 (50.00%) XML
4 9 (50.00%) Windows
4 9 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 9 (50.00%) iOS Development
5 8 (44.44%) SDLC
5 8 (44.44%) AIX
5 8 (44.44%) Linux
5 8 (44.44%) C++
5 8 (44.44%) Java
5 8 (44.44%) C
5 8 (44.44%) WSDL
5 8 (44.44%) Subversion
5 8 (44.44%) Java EE
5 8 (44.44%) TDD
5 8 (44.44%) Mac OS
6 7 (38.89%) Data Protection

Objective-C
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) JBoss
1 1 (5.56%) Node.js
1 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 8 (44.44%) Subversion
3 3 (16.67%) Eclipse
4 1 (5.56%) Ant
4 1 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (5.56%) Gradle
4 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (72.22%) Banking
2 9 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Android Developer
3 5 (27.78%) iOS Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) iOS Android Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Objective-C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 9 (50.00%) HTML
1 9 (50.00%) jQuery
1 9 (50.00%) JSON
1 9 (50.00%) Web Services
1 9 (50.00%) XML
2 8 (44.44%) Java EE
2 8 (44.44%) WSDL
3 7 (38.89%) HTML5
4 3 (16.67%) Android SDK
4 3 (16.67%) iOS SDK
5 2 (11.11%) .NET
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (5.56%) Backbone.js
6 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework
6 1 (5.56%) REST
6 1 (5.56%) SOAP
6 1 (5.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) AIX
2 8 (44.44%) Linux
2 8 (44.44%) Mac OS
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Vista
3 7 (38.89%) Windows XP
4 5 (27.78%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) BDD
2 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 9 (50.00%) OO
2 9 (50.00%) OOP
3 8 (44.44%) SDLC
3 8 (44.44%) TDD
4 7 (38.89%) Data Protection
4 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
4 7 (38.89%) Waterfall
5 5 (27.78%) Android Development
6 4 (22.22%) Mobile Development
7 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
8 2 (11.11%) MVC
8 2 (11.11%) Scrum
9 1 (5.56%) Kanban
9 1 (5.56%) Project Management
9 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
9 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (44.44%) C
2 8 (44.44%) C++
2 8 (44.44%) Java
3 5 (27.78%) SQL
4 4 (22.22%) Apple Swift
5 2 (11.11%) C#
6 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Perforce
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