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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Objective-C
Rank 131 163 154
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -9
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 30 33 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.89% 0.58% 0.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.83% 1.34% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 24 40
Median daily rate £500 £419 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -1.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £265 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £485 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year
-32.94% -
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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
1640 2471 2490
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 48.43% 43.06% 42.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1401 2034 1947
Median daily rate £475 £470 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 22 10
Median hourly rate £53.00 £24.23 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+118.73% -11.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £19.72 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £54.00 £31.99
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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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 June 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 June 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 41 (89.13%) Apple iOS
2 36 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (71.74%) iOS Development
4 28 (60.87%) Apple Swift
5 22 (47.83%) TDD
6 21 (45.65%) Mobile App
7 19 (41.30%) Git (software)
8 16 (34.78%) REST
8 16 (34.78%) Java
8 16 (34.78%) JavaScript
9 15 (32.61%) SOAP
9 15 (32.61%) Web Services
9 15 (32.61%) Cocoa
9 15 (32.61%) Cocoa Touch
10 13 (28.26%) Unit Testing
10 13 (28.26%) E-Commerce
11 12 (26.09%) SQL
12 11 (23.91%) Apple
12 11 (23.91%) Software Engineering
12 11 (23.91%) JSON
13 10 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (21.74%) Android
13 10 (21.74%) Test Automation
13 10 (21.74%) MongoDB
13 10 (21.74%) Scrum
13 10 (21.74%) MySQL
14 9 (19.57%) Azure SQL Database
14 9 (19.57%) Progressive Enhancement
14 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Azure
14 9 (19.57%) CouchDB

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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 (2.17%) Apache
1 1 (2.17%) Apache Qpid
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (19.57%) TestFlight
2 8 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (15.22%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.17%) GitHub
4 1 (2.17%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) HTTP
2 1 (2.17%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.17%) Network Security
2 1 (2.17%) RIP
2 1 (2.17%) SNMP
2 1 (2.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.74%) MongoDB
1 10 (21.74%) MySQL
2 9 (19.57%) Azure SQL Database
2 9 (19.57%) CouchDB
2 9 (19.57%) SQLite
3 7 (15.22%) Amazon RDS
3 7 (15.22%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.35%) Big Data
5 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.17%) Redis
5 1 (2.17%) Riak
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (41.30%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.87%) Xcode
3 4 (8.70%) Subversion
4 1 (2.17%) Android Studio
4 1 (2.17%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (2.17%) CocoaPods
4 1 (2.17%) Gradle
4 1 (2.17%) gulp
4 1 (2.17%) JIRA
4 1 (2.17%) Maven
4 1 (2.17%) Mocha
4 1 (2.17%) Sinon.JS
General
1 1 (2.17%) Banking
1 1 (2.17%) Finance
1 1 (2.17%) Games
1 1 (2.17%) Legal
1 1 (2.17%) Publishing
1 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (93.48%) Developer
2 30 (65.22%) iOS Developer
3 11 (23.91%) Objective-C Developer
3 11 (23.91%) Senior Developer
4 10 (21.74%) Senior iOS Developer
5 8 (17.39%) Android Developer
6 7 (15.22%) E-Commerce Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (4.35%) Angular Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (4.35%) Graphics Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Web Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Agile Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Digital Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
9 1 (2.17%) Junior iOS Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Node.js Developer
9 1 (2.17%) PHP Laravel Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Salesforce.com Architect
9 1 (2.17%) Senior Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (34.78%) REST
2 15 (32.61%) Cocoa
2 15 (32.61%) Cocoa Touch
2 15 (32.61%) SOAP
2 15 (32.61%) Web Services
3 11 (23.91%) JSON
4 8 (17.39%) HTML
4 8 (17.39%) XML
5 6 (13.04%) AngularJS
5 6 (13.04%) HTML5
5 6 (13.04%) React Native
6 5 (10.87%) Core Animation
6 5 (10.87%) CSS
6 5 (10.87%) iOS SDK
6 5 (10.87%) jQuery
6 5 (10.87%) RESTful
7 3 (6.52%) Backbone.js
7 3 (6.52%) CSS3
7 3 (6.52%) UIKit
8 2 (4.35%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 21 (45.65%) Mobile App
2 7 (15.22%) Computer Science
2 7 (15.22%) User Experience
3 6 (13.04%) Animation
4 3 (6.52%) Fintech
4 3 (6.52%) NHS
5 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.35%) Apple TV
5 2 (4.35%) Digital Media
5 2 (4.35%) Graphic Design
5 2 (4.35%) iPad
5 2 (4.35%) Smartphone
6 1 (2.17%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (2.17%) Semantic Web
6 1 (2.17%) Social Media
6 1 (2.17%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 41 (89.13%) Apple iOS
2 10 (21.74%) Android
3 2 (4.35%) Linux
4 1 (2.17%) Mac OS
4 1 (2.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (71.74%) iOS Development
3 22 (47.83%) TDD
4 13 (28.26%) E-Commerce
4 13 (28.26%) Unit Testing
5 11 (23.91%) Software Engineering
6 10 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (21.74%) Scrum
6 10 (21.74%) Test Automation
7 9 (19.57%) Android Development
7 9 (19.57%) Progressive Enhancement
8 8 (17.39%) BDD
9 6 (13.04%) Mobile Application Development
9 6 (13.04%) Mobile Development
10 4 (8.70%) Data Modelling
10 4 (8.70%) OO
11 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (6.52%) OOP
11 3 (6.52%) SDLC
11 3 (6.52%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (60.87%) Apple Swift
2 16 (34.78%) Java
2 16 (34.78%) JavaScript
3 12 (26.09%) SQL
4 7 (15.22%) Clojure
5 4 (8.70%) PHP
6 2 (4.35%) C#
6 2 (4.35%) C++
7 1 (2.17%) Apex Code
7 1 (2.17%) C
7 1 (2.17%) R
7 1 (2.17%) Ruby
7 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.17%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Shibboleth
Vendors
1 11 (23.91%) Apple
2 1 (2.17%) Appcelerator
2 1 (2.17%) Google
2 1 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (2.17%) Zend
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £350 - £425 per day + negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago