The table below looks at the statistics for Objective-C skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Objective-C
Rank 115 121 136
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +15
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 9 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.35% 0.45% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.12% 1.34% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 2
Average daily rate £325 £381 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.75% +1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £346 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £416 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Programming Languages Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
807 894 1167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 31.81% 33.57% 38.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 470 481 642
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £485 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 63 74
Average hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £22.00 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.12 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

Objective-C
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Objective-C Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Objective-C Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Objective-C across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Objective-C Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

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Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Objective-C Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Objective-C within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +7 3 £400 +4.91% 3
Norfolk -4 2 £338 - 1
Bedfordshire - 2 £318 - 1
Hertfordshire +6 1 £400 - 1
Essex +2 1 - -
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 18 (90.00%) Apple iOS
1 18 (90.00%) iOS Development
2 10 (50.00%) Apple Swift
3 9 (45.00%) Mobile App
3 9 (45.00%) Xcode
4 7 (35.00%) RESTful
5 6 (30.00%) iOS SDK
6 5 (25.00%) HTML
7 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 4 (20.00%) Android
7 4 (20.00%) iPhone
7 4 (20.00%) iPad
7 4 (20.00%) Android Development
8 3 (15.00%) HTML5
8 3 (15.00%) Big Data
8 3 (15.00%) Games
8 3 (15.00%) PHP
8 3 (15.00%) Java
8 3 (15.00%) .NET
8 3 (15.00%) Finance
9 2 (10.00%) Back Office
9 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (10.00%) C#
9 2 (10.00%) SQL
9 2 (10.00%) Oracle
9 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
9 2 (10.00%) CSS
9 2 (10.00%) Windows
9 2 (10.00%) Marketing
9 2 (10.00%) WCF

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Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 1 (5.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Big Data
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Xcode
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
1 3 (15.00%) Games
2 2 (10.00%) Back Office
2 2 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Developer
2 17 (85.00%) iOS Developer
3 8 (40.00%) Applications Developer
4 7 (35.00%) Objective-C Developer
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Applications Developer
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# Application Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Lead Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Lead iOS Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Designer
6 1 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (5.00%) PHP Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior iOS Developer
6 1 (5.00%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) RESTful
2 6 (30.00%) iOS SDK
3 5 (25.00%) HTML
4 3 (15.00%) .NET
4 3 (15.00%) HTML5
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (10.00%) Cocoa
5 2 (10.00%) CSS
5 2 (10.00%) WCF
6 1 (5.00%) J2EE
6 1 (5.00%) J2ME
6 1 (5.00%) jQuery
6 1 (5.00%) JSON
6 1 (5.00%) PhoneGap
6 1 (5.00%) REST
6 1 (5.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (5.00%) SOAP
6 1 (5.00%) UIKit
6 1 (5.00%) Web Services
6 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (20.00%) iPad
2 4 (20.00%) iPhone
3 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (10.00%) User Experience
4 1 (5.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (20.00%) Android
3 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) iOS Development
2 4 (20.00%) Android Development
3 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (10.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (10.00%) Mobile Development
3 2 (10.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (5.00%) CRM
4 1 (5.00%) ERP
4 1 (5.00%) OO
4 1 (5.00%) Open Source
4 1 (5.00%) Scrum
4 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) Apple Swift
2 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.00%) Java
3 3 (15.00%) PHP
4 2 (10.00%) C#
4 2 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (5.00%) C
5 1 (5.00%) Perl
5 1 (5.00%) Python
5 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Adobe