The table below looks at the statistics for Objective-C skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Objective-C
Rank 159 176 154
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -22
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 30 29 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.58% 0.48% 0.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.34% 1.11% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 25 26
Average daily rate
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£413 £425 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £328 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £500 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £44.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -9.09%
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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 City of London region.

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2232 2624 2439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.47% 43.25% 41.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1799 1990 1946
Average daily rate £475 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 20
Average hourly rate £27.37 £41.75 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.44% -7.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £26.65 £17.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £82.00 £72.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

Objective-C
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Objective-C Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Objective-C Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Objective-C across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Objective-C Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Objective-C across the City of London region.

Objective-C Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 60 (84.51%) Apple iOS
2 53 (74.65%) iOS Development
3 39 (54.93%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (36.62%) JSON
5 25 (35.21%) Xcode
6 24 (33.80%) iPhone
7 23 (32.39%) Cocoa
8 22 (30.99%) HTML
9 21 (29.58%) JavaScript
10 19 (26.76%) OO
10 19 (26.76%) iPad
11 18 (25.35%) REST
11 18 (25.35%) Mobile App
11 18 (25.35%) Web Services
12 16 (22.54%) XML
12 16 (22.54%) Java
12 16 (22.54%) Cocoa Touch
12 16 (22.54%) Android
13 15 (21.13%) TDD
14 14 (19.72%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (18.31%) User Experience
15 13 (18.31%) Scrum
15 13 (18.31%) E-Commerce
16 12 (16.90%) CSS
16 12 (16.90%) HTML5
17 11 (15.49%) Unit Testing
17 11 (15.49%) Git (software)
18 10 (14.08%) SOAP
18 10 (14.08%) HTTP
18 10 (14.08%) Computer Science

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 2 (2.82%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (2.82%) Apache
1 2 (2.82%) Tomcat
1 2 (2.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 2 (2.82%) WebSphere
1 2 (2.82%) GlassFish
1 2 (2.82%) nginx
1 2 (2.82%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.41%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) SiteCatalyst
2 1 (1.41%) WebTrends
2 1 (1.41%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.08%) HTTP
2 6 (8.45%) Internet
3 5 (7.04%) VPN
4 2 (2.82%) HTTPS
4 2 (2.82%) MPLS
4 2 (2.82%) BGP
4 2 (2.82%) Firewall
4 2 (2.82%) IPsec
5 1 (1.41%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.86%) MySQL
2 5 (7.04%) SQLite
2 5 (7.04%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.23%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (4.23%) CouchDB
4 2 (2.82%) Redis
4 2 (2.82%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.82%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.82%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.82%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (35.21%) Xcode
2 11 (15.49%) Git (software)
3 5 (7.04%) Eclipse
4 4 (5.63%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.23%) Hudson
5 3 (4.23%) Mercurial
5 3 (4.23%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 3 (4.23%) Android Studio
6 2 (2.82%) Subversion
6 2 (2.82%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.82%) Calabash
7 1 (1.41%) CodeNarc
7 1 (1.41%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (1.41%) JUnit
7 1 (1.41%) Cobertura
7 1 (1.41%) JIRA
7 1 (1.41%) Selenium
7 1 (1.41%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.41%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (1.41%) Introscope
General
1 6 (8.45%) Marketing
2 4 (5.63%) Finance
3 3 (4.23%) Retail
4 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.41%) Law
4 1 (1.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 61 (85.92%) Developer
2 46 (64.79%) iOS Developer
3 13 (18.31%) Senior iOS Developer
3 13 (18.31%) Senior Developer
4 5 (7.04%) Mobile Developer
5 3 (4.23%) Android Developer
5 3 (4.23%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 2 (2.82%) Mac Developer
6 2 (2.82%) Ruby Developer
6 2 (2.82%) Applications Support Engineer
6 2 (2.82%) Web Developer
6 2 (2.82%) Network Engineer
6 2 (2.82%) Junior
6 2 (2.82%) Software Engineer
6 2 (2.82%) Support Engineer
6 2 (2.82%) Applications Support
7 1 (1.41%) Lead Developer
7 1 (1.41%) Java Developer
7 1 (1.41%) C++ Developer
7 1 (1.41%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (36.62%) JSON
2 23 (32.39%) Cocoa
3 22 (30.99%) HTML
4 18 (25.35%) Web Services
4 18 (25.35%) REST
5 16 (22.54%) Cocoa Touch
5 16 (22.54%) XML
6 12 (16.90%) CSS
6 12 (16.90%) HTML5
7 10 (14.08%) SOAP
8 9 (12.68%) iOS SDK
8 9 (12.68%) RESTful
9 5 (7.04%) Android SDK
10 2 (2.82%) Middleware
10 2 (2.82%) jQuery
10 2 (2.82%) CSS3
10 2 (2.82%) PhoneGap
10 2 (2.82%) .NET
10 2 (2.82%) ActiveMQ
10 2 (2.82%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 24 (33.80%) iPhone
2 19 (26.76%) iPad
3 18 (25.35%) Mobile App
4 13 (18.31%) User Experience
5 10 (14.08%) Computer Science
6 5 (7.04%) Social Media
7 4 (5.63%) Streaming Media
8 3 (4.23%) Blackberry
8 3 (4.23%) Streaming Video
8 3 (4.23%) Open Source
8 3 (4.23%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (4.23%) Data Structures
9 2 (2.82%) Digital Media
9 2 (2.82%) Over-the-Top Content
9 2 (2.82%) Interactive TV
9 2 (2.82%) PKI
9 2 (2.82%) Client/Server
9 2 (2.82%) N-Tier
10 1 (1.41%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 60 (84.51%) Apple iOS
2 16 (22.54%) Android
3 5 (7.04%) UNIX
3 5 (7.04%) Linux
4 4 (5.63%) Mac OS X
5 2 (2.82%) Solaris
6 1 (1.41%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (74.65%) iOS Development
2 39 (54.93%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (26.76%) OO
4 15 (21.13%) TDD
5 14 (19.72%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (18.31%) Scrum
6 13 (18.31%) E-Commerce
7 11 (15.49%) Unit Testing
8 8 (11.27%) Software Engineering
8 8 (11.27%) OOP
9 7 (9.86%) Web Design
9 7 (9.86%) Android Development
10 6 (8.45%) Mobile Application Development
10 6 (8.45%) BDD
10 6 (8.45%) Test Automation
11 4 (5.63%) Mobile Commerce
12 3 (4.23%) OOD
12 3 (4.23%) MVC
12 3 (4.23%) Progressive Enhancement
13 2 (2.82%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 21 (29.58%) JavaScript
2 16 (22.54%) Java
3 9 (12.68%) C++
4 6 (8.45%) SQL
5 5 (7.04%) C#
6 4 (5.63%) Ruby
7 3 (4.23%) C
8 2 (2.82%) Perl
8 2 (2.82%) Python
8 2 (2.82%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.41%) XPath
9 1 (1.41%) Groovy
9 1 (1.41%) PHP
9 1 (1.41%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.41%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 5 (7.04%) Degree
2 2 (2.82%) CCNP
2 2 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.82%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.04%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) Squid
1 2 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) Puppet
1 2 (2.82%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (8.45%) Apple
2 3 (4.23%) Oracle
3 2 (2.82%) Cisco
3 2 (2.82%) IBM
3 2 (2.82%) Sun
3 2 (2.82%) Juniper
3 2 (2.82%) VMware
3 2 (2.82%) Google
3 2 (2.82%) Appcelerator
3 2 (2.82%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.41%) Sencha
4 1 (1.41%) Splunk
4 1 (1.41%) Perforce
4 1 (1.41%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.41%) Adobe
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