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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Objective-C
Rank 147 150 172
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +22
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 28 36 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.81% 0.78% 0.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.64% 1.65% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 36 22
Median daily rate £475 £463 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +27.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £293 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.00 £26.53
% change year-on-year
- +16.87%
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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
1707 2186 2484
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 49.64% 47.21% 42.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1442 1827 1940
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 9
Median hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.63 £23.75 £15.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.25 £37.50 £129.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 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 September 2016.

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 September 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 City of London region with a requirement for Objective-C.

1 53 (91.38%) Apple iOS
2 48 (82.76%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (75.86%) iOS Development
4 37 (63.79%) Apple Swift
5 34 (58.62%) TDD
6 30 (51.72%) Cocoa
7 26 (44.83%) Scrum
7 26 (44.83%) Git (software)
8 24 (41.38%) Unit Testing
8 24 (41.38%) REST
8 24 (41.38%) Mobile App
9 22 (37.93%) Web Services
10 21 (36.21%) E-Commerce
10 21 (36.21%) Cocoa Touch
11 19 (32.76%) SOAP
12 18 (31.03%) JavaScript
13 17 (29.31%) SQL
13 17 (29.31%) Software Engineering
14 16 (27.59%) Test Automation
14 16 (27.59%) BDD
15 15 (25.86%) MongoDB
15 15 (25.86%) Microsoft Azure
15 15 (25.86%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (25.86%) JSON
15 15 (25.86%) MySQL
15 15 (25.86%) Apple
15 15 (25.86%) User Experience
16 14 (24.14%) Mobile Development
16 14 (24.14%) TestFlight
16 14 (24.14%) Java

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.72%) Apache
1 1 (1.72%) Apache Qpid
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 15 (25.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (24.14%) TestFlight
3 9 (15.52%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (12.07%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (3.45%) GitHub
6 1 (1.72%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) HTTP
2 3 (5.17%) Internet
3 1 (1.72%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.72%) RIP
3 1 (1.72%) SNMP
3 1 (1.72%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.86%) MongoDB
1 15 (25.86%) MySQL
2 14 (24.14%) Azure SQL Database
2 14 (24.14%) CouchDB
2 14 (24.14%) SQLite
3 7 (12.07%) Amazon RDS
3 7 (12.07%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.72%) Big Data
4 1 (1.72%) Neo4j
4 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.72%) Redis
4 1 (1.72%) Riak
Development Applications
1 26 (44.83%) Git (software)
2 12 (20.69%) Xcode
3 7 (12.07%) Subversion
4 5 (8.62%) JIRA
5 4 (6.90%) Maven
6 3 (5.17%) Calabash
6 3 (5.17%) Hudson
6 3 (5.17%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.72%) Android Studio
7 1 (1.72%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 1 (1.72%) CocoaPods
7 1 (1.72%) Gradle
7 1 (1.72%) gulp
7 1 (1.72%) JUnit
7 1 (1.72%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.72%) Mocha
7 1 (1.72%) Sinon.JS
General
1 3 (5.17%) Retail
2 2 (3.45%) Publishing
3 1 (1.72%) Banking
3 1 (1.72%) Finance
3 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 53 (91.38%) Developer
2 41 (70.69%) iOS Developer
3 21 (36.21%) Senior Developer
4 20 (34.48%) Senior iOS Developer
5 11 (18.97%) Objective-C Developer
6 8 (13.79%) Android Developer
7 7 (12.07%) E-Commerce Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 2 (3.45%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 2 (3.45%) HTML CSS Developer
9 2 (3.45%) HTML Developer
9 2 (3.45%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Mobile Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Senior Mobile Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Web Developer
10 1 (1.72%) Digital Developer
10 1 (1.72%) Mobile Engineer
10 1 (1.72%) Node.js Developer
10 1 (1.72%) Salesforce.com Architect
10 1 (1.72%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (51.72%) Cocoa
2 24 (41.38%) REST
3 22 (37.93%) Web Services
4 21 (36.21%) Cocoa Touch
5 19 (32.76%) SOAP
6 15 (25.86%) JSON
7 14 (24.14%) RESTful
8 11 (18.97%) Core Data
8 11 (18.97%) HTML
9 9 (15.52%) HTML5
9 9 (15.52%) XML
10 8 (13.79%) CSS
11 7 (12.07%) CSS3
11 7 (12.07%) React Native
12 6 (10.34%) Core Animation
13 5 (8.62%) AngularJS
13 5 (8.62%) iOS SDK
13 5 (8.62%) UIKit
14 4 (6.90%) jQuery
15 3 (5.17%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 24 (41.38%) Mobile App
2 15 (25.86%) User Experience
3 13 (22.41%) Computer Science
4 9 (15.52%) iPad
4 9 (15.52%) iPhone
5 7 (12.07%) Animation
6 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.45%) Fintech
6 2 (3.45%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.72%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.72%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.72%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (1.72%) NHS
7 1 (1.72%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.72%) Semantic Web
7 1 (1.72%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 53 (91.38%) Apple iOS
2 13 (22.41%) Android
3 3 (5.17%) Linux
4 1 (1.72%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.72%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (82.76%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (75.86%) iOS Development
3 34 (58.62%) TDD
4 26 (44.83%) Scrum
5 24 (41.38%) Unit Testing
6 21 (36.21%) E-Commerce
7 17 (29.31%) Software Engineering
8 16 (27.59%) BDD
8 16 (27.59%) Test Automation
9 15 (25.86%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (24.14%) Mobile Development
10 14 (24.14%) Progressive Enhancement
11 13 (22.41%) OO
12 11 (18.97%) Android Development
13 9 (15.52%) Pair Programming
14 7 (12.07%) OOD
15 6 (10.34%) Disruptive Innovation
16 4 (6.90%) API Design
16 4 (6.90%) Data Modelling
16 4 (6.90%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 37 (63.79%) Apple Swift
2 18 (31.03%) JavaScript
3 17 (29.31%) SQL
4 14 (24.14%) Java
5 7 (12.07%) Clojure
6 3 (5.17%) C#
7 2 (3.45%) C
7 2 (3.45%) C++
7 2 (3.45%) PHP
7 2 (3.45%) SPARQL
8 1 (1.72%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.72%) R
8 1 (1.72%) Ruby
8 1 (1.72%) Scala
8 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (18.97%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Shibboleth
Vendors
1 15 (25.86%) Apple
2 1 (1.72%) Appcelerator
2 1 (1.72%) Google
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle
2 1 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (1.72%) WorldPay
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