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 3 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Objective-C
Rank 150 175 164
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -11
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 35 20 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.68% 0.34% 0.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.52% 0.79% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 16 21
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £319 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £488 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £43.25
% change year-on-year
- -7.51%
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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
2306 2547 2372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 45.03% 43.40% 40.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1888 1905 1854
Average daily rate £475 £468 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% +3.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £313 £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 6 12 34
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 £19.90 £27.50 £16.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.10 £147.50 £72.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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 3 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 3 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 58 (81.69%) Apple iOS
2 53 (74.65%) iOS Development
3 36 (50.70%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (35.21%) JSON
5 24 (33.80%) iPhone
6 23 (32.39%) Xcode
7 22 (30.99%) OO
8 21 (29.58%) Cocoa
9 20 (28.17%) iPad
9 20 (28.17%) Mobile App
10 19 (26.76%) Web Services
10 19 (26.76%) HTML
10 19 (26.76%) JavaScript
11 18 (25.35%) Android
12 16 (22.54%) Java
13 15 (21.13%) REST
14 14 (19.72%) XML
14 14 (19.72%) TDD
15 13 (18.31%) Scrum
15 13 (18.31%) User Experience
15 13 (18.31%) Cocoa Touch
16 11 (15.49%) CSS
16 11 (15.49%) E-Commerce
16 11 (15.49%) Git (software)
17 10 (14.08%) Continuous Integration
17 10 (14.08%) RESTful
17 10 (14.08%) HTML5
17 10 (14.08%) HTTP
18 9 (12.68%) C++
18 9 (12.68%) Computer Science

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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%) Node.js
1 2 (2.82%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.41%) MS Office
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 7 (9.86%) VPN
3 6 (8.45%) Internet
4 2 (2.82%) MPLS
4 2 (2.82%) BGP
4 2 (2.82%) Firewall
4 2 (2.82%) IPsec
4 2 (2.82%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.41%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.86%) MySQL
2 5 (7.04%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.63%) SQLite
4 3 (4.23%) CouchDB
4 3 (4.23%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (2.82%) Redis
5 2 (2.82%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.82%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.82%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.82%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (32.39%) Xcode
2 11 (15.49%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.23%) Mercurial
3 3 (4.23%) Cucumber
3 3 (4.23%) Eclipse
3 3 (4.23%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.23%) Calabash
4 2 (2.82%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 2 (2.82%) Subversion
4 2 (2.82%) Hudson
5 1 (1.41%) Cobertura
5 1 (1.41%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.41%) Selenium
5 1 (1.41%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.41%) Introscope
5 1 (1.41%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.41%) JUnit
5 1 (1.41%) CodeNarc
5 1 (1.41%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (1.41%) Android Studio
General
1 5 (7.04%) Marketing
2 3 (4.23%) Games
2 3 (4.23%) Retail
3 2 (2.82%) Finance
4 1 (1.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 60 (84.51%) Developer
2 48 (67.61%) iOS Developer
3 12 (16.90%) Senior iOS Developer
3 12 (16.90%) Senior Developer
4 4 (5.63%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (2.82%) Android Developer
5 2 (2.82%) Mac Developer
5 2 (2.82%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 2 (2.82%) Ruby Developer
5 2 (2.82%) Applications Support Engineer
5 2 (2.82%) Junior
5 2 (2.82%) Software Engineer
5 2 (2.82%) Web Developer
5 2 (2.82%) Network Engineer
5 2 (2.82%) Applications Developer
5 2 (2.82%) Support Engineer
5 2 (2.82%) Applications Support
6 1 (1.41%) Lead Developer
6 1 (1.41%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (1.41%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (35.21%) JSON
2 21 (29.58%) Cocoa
3 19 (26.76%) HTML
3 19 (26.76%) Web Services
4 15 (21.13%) REST
5 14 (19.72%) XML
6 13 (18.31%) Cocoa Touch
7 11 (15.49%) CSS
8 10 (14.08%) RESTful
8 10 (14.08%) HTML5
9 9 (12.68%) iOS SDK
10 5 (7.04%) SOAP
11 4 (5.63%) Android SDK
12 2 (2.82%) Sencha Touch
12 2 (2.82%) PhoneGap
12 2 (2.82%) UIKit
12 2 (2.82%) Middleware
12 2 (2.82%) Xamarin.iOS
12 2 (2.82%) ActiveMQ
12 2 (2.82%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 24 (33.80%) iPhone
2 20 (28.17%) iPad
2 20 (28.17%) Mobile App
3 13 (18.31%) User Experience
4 9 (12.68%) Computer Science
5 8 (11.27%) Social Media
6 4 (5.63%) Streaming Media
6 4 (5.63%) Streaming Video
7 3 (4.23%) N-Tier
7 3 (4.23%) Blackberry
7 3 (4.23%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (4.23%) Data Structures
8 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.82%) Digital Media
8 2 (2.82%) Over-the-Top Content
8 2 (2.82%) Video on Demand
8 2 (2.82%) Interactive TV
8 2 (2.82%) PKI
8 2 (2.82%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.41%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 58 (81.69%) Apple iOS
2 18 (25.35%) Android
3 5 (7.04%) UNIX
3 5 (7.04%) Linux
4 3 (4.23%) Mac OS X
4 3 (4.23%) Windows
4 3 (4.23%) Windows Phone
5 2 (2.82%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (74.65%) iOS Development
2 36 (50.70%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (30.99%) OO
4 14 (19.72%) TDD
5 13 (18.31%) Scrum
6 11 (15.49%) E-Commerce
7 10 (14.08%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (12.68%) Software Engineering
9 8 (11.27%) Mobile Application Development
10 7 (9.86%) BDD
10 7 (9.86%) Unit Testing
10 7 (9.86%) Web Design
10 7 (9.86%) OOP
11 6 (8.45%) Test Automation
11 6 (8.45%) Android Development
12 4 (5.63%) Mobile Commerce
12 4 (5.63%) OOD
13 3 (4.23%) SOA
13 3 (4.23%) B2C
13 3 (4.23%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 19 (26.76%) JavaScript
2 16 (22.54%) Java
3 9 (12.68%) C++
4 5 (7.04%) C#
4 5 (7.04%) SQL
5 4 (5.63%) Ruby
6 3 (4.23%) C
7 2 (2.82%) Perl
7 2 (2.82%) PHP
7 2 (2.82%) Python
7 2 (2.82%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.41%) XPath
8 1 (1.41%) Groovy
8 1 (1.41%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.41%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 4 (5.63%) Degree
2 2 (2.82%) VCP4
2 2 (2.82%) CCNP
2 2 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.82%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) 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 5 (7.04%) Apple
2 3 (4.23%) Oracle
3 2 (2.82%) Cisco
3 2 (2.82%) IBM
3 2 (2.82%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.82%) Sun
3 2 (2.82%) Juniper
3 2 (2.82%) VMware
3 2 (2.82%) Google
3 2 (2.82%) Sencha
3 2 (2.82%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.41%) Splunk
4 1 (1.41%) Perforce
4 1 (1.41%) Adobe
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