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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Objective-C
Rank 153 155 153
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 38 50 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.70% 0.84% 0.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.67% 2.01% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 42 46
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£438 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £314 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 - £22.66
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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
2279 2489 2757
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.20% 41.80% 42.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1850 1967 2135
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £301 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 10 28
Average hourly rate £23.99 £27.50 £39.51
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.76% -30.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.72 £14.25 £14.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.70 £37.50 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%

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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 29 May 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 29 May 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 61 (83.56%) Apple iOS
2 52 (71.23%) iOS Development
3 46 (63.01%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (45.21%) JSON
5 30 (41.10%) HTML
6 27 (36.99%) JavaScript
7 24 (32.88%) Android
7 24 (32.88%) Mobile App
8 22 (30.14%) Xcode
8 22 (30.14%) XML
9 21 (28.77%) CSS
9 21 (28.77%) Cocoa
9 21 (28.77%) REST
9 21 (28.77%) HTML5
10 20 (27.40%) Apple Swift
10 20 (27.40%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (26.03%) TDD
12 18 (24.66%) Web Services
13 17 (23.29%) Scrum
13 17 (23.29%) iPhone
13 17 (23.29%) Android Development
14 16 (21.92%) User Experience
14 16 (21.92%) Unit Testing
14 16 (21.92%) Java
15 14 (19.18%) Cocoa Touch
15 14 (19.18%) Mobile Development
15 14 (19.18%) OO
16 13 (17.81%) Git (software)
17 12 (16.44%) E-Commerce
17 12 (16.44%) SOAP

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 4 (5.48%) Node.js
2 2 (2.74%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.74%) nginx
3 1 (1.37%) Confluence
3 1 (1.37%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.37%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.37%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (1.37%) Apache
3 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.74%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.74%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (1.37%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.07%) HTTP
2 5 (6.85%) Internet
2 5 (6.85%) VPN
3 2 (2.74%) HTTPS
3 2 (2.74%) IPsec
3 2 (2.74%) BGP
3 2 (2.74%) MPLS
3 2 (2.74%) Firewall
3 2 (2.74%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (1.37%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.85%) MySQL
2 4 (5.48%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.11%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.11%) SQLite
4 2 (2.74%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.74%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.74%) Redis
4 2 (2.74%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.74%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (2.74%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 22 (30.14%) Xcode
2 13 (17.81%) Git (software)
3 7 (9.59%) Jenkins
4 5 (6.85%) Hudson
4 5 (6.85%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 5 (6.85%) Android Studio
4 5 (6.85%) CocoaPods
4 5 (6.85%) Eclipse
5 3 (4.11%) Subversion
6 2 (2.74%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.37%) Appium
7 1 (1.37%) JIRA
7 1 (1.37%) Maven
General
1 6 (8.22%) Retail
1 6 (8.22%) Finance
2 2 (2.74%) Banking
2 2 (2.74%) Marketing
3 1 (1.37%) Law
3 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 62 (84.93%) Developer
2 46 (63.01%) iOS Developer
3 16 (21.92%) Senior Developer
4 15 (20.55%) Senior iOS Developer
5 8 (10.96%) Android Developer
6 6 (8.22%) Mobile Developer
7 5 (6.85%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Android Software Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Junior
9 2 (2.74%) Web Developer
9 2 (2.74%) Network Engineer
9 2 (2.74%) Lead Developer
9 2 (2.74%) Junior Developer
9 2 (2.74%) Ruby Developer
9 2 (2.74%) Mac Developer
10 1 (1.37%) iPhone Applications Developer
10 1 (1.37%) C# .NET Developer
10 1 (1.37%) Data Analytics Manager
10 1 (1.37%) iPhone Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (45.21%) JSON
2 30 (41.10%) HTML
3 22 (30.14%) XML
4 21 (28.77%) CSS
4 21 (28.77%) Cocoa
4 21 (28.77%) REST
4 21 (28.77%) HTML5
5 18 (24.66%) Web Services
6 14 (19.18%) Cocoa Touch
7 12 (16.44%) SOAP
7 12 (16.44%) iOS SDK
8 11 (15.07%) Android SDK
9 9 (12.33%) RESTful
10 6 (8.22%) CSS3
11 4 (5.48%) jQuery
12 2 (2.74%) .NET
12 2 (2.74%) Ruby on Rails
12 2 (2.74%) AngularJS
12 2 (2.74%) Apache Cordova
13 1 (1.37%) Core Animation
Miscellaneous
1 24 (32.88%) Mobile App
2 17 (23.29%) iPhone
3 16 (21.92%) User Experience
4 12 (16.44%) iPad
5 4 (5.48%) Streaming Media
5 4 (5.48%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.11%) Digital Media
6 3 (4.11%) Data Structures
6 3 (4.11%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.74%) Interactive TV
7 2 (2.74%) Streaming Video
7 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.74%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.37%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (1.37%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.37%) PKI
8 1 (1.37%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 61 (83.56%) Apple iOS
2 24 (32.88%) Android
3 4 (5.48%) Mac OS X
4 3 (4.11%) Linux
4 3 (4.11%) UNIX
5 1 (1.37%) Windows
5 1 (1.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (71.23%) iOS Development
2 46 (63.01%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (27.40%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (26.03%) TDD
5 17 (23.29%) Scrum
5 17 (23.29%) Android Development
6 16 (21.92%) Unit Testing
7 14 (19.18%) Mobile Development
7 14 (19.18%) OO
8 12 (16.44%) E-Commerce
9 11 (15.07%) Software Engineering
10 10 (13.70%) OOP
10 10 (13.70%) Mobile Application Development
11 5 (6.85%) BDD
11 5 (6.85%) MVC
12 4 (5.48%) Test Automation
13 3 (4.11%) Memory Management
13 3 (4.11%) Open Source
13 3 (4.11%) Kanban
14 2 (2.74%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (36.99%) JavaScript
2 20 (27.40%) Apple Swift
3 16 (21.92%) Java
4 5 (6.85%) C#
4 5 (6.85%) C++
4 5 (6.85%) SQL
5 2 (2.74%) Python
5 2 (2.74%) C
5 2 (2.74%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.74%) Ruby
6 1 (1.37%) XPath
6 1 (1.37%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (5.48%) Degree
2 2 (2.74%) CCNP
2 2 (2.74%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.74%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.59%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) Squid
1 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) Ansible
1 2 (2.74%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (12.33%) Apple
2 4 (5.48%) Appcelerator
3 3 (4.11%) Google
4 2 (2.74%) Cisco
4 2 (2.74%) Juniper
4 2 (2.74%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.37%) Coverity
5 1 (1.37%) VMware
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle
5 1 (1.37%) SAP
5 1 (1.37%) IBM
5 1 (1.37%) Adobe
5 1 (1.37%) Sun
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