The table below looks at the statistics for Objective-C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Objective-C
Rank 86 - 54
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.069% - 0.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.25% - 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £303
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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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 Edinburgh region.

Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
405 425 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.78% 33.68% 28.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 244 107
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £469 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 5
Average hourly rate £55.00 £25.00 £21.21
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+120.00% +17.86%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

Objective-C
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Objective-C Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Objective-C
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Objective-C Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Objective-C
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 6 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 6 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 5 (83.33%) Cocoa
3 4 (66.67%) Mobile Development
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) Banking
5 2 (33.33%) Android
6 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
6 1 (16.67%) Mercurial
6 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (16.67%) Open Source
6 1 (16.67%) Spring
6 1 (16.67%) Refactoring
6 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (16.67%) Xcode
6 1 (16.67%) TDD
6 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
6 1 (16.67%) C++
6 1 (16.67%) Java
6 1 (16.67%) J2EE
6 1 (16.67%) OO
6 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
6 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
6 1 (16.67%) Apple Swift
6 1 (16.67%) CocoaPods
6 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (16.67%) Cocoa Touch
6 1 (16.67%) IaaS
6 1 (16.67%) Android Development

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Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) IaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Xcode
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Mercurial
1 1 (16.67%) CocoaPods
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) iOS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Cocoa
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
2 1 (16.67%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (33.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 4 (66.67%) Mobile Development
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
3 1 (16.67%) Refactoring
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C++
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
1 1 (16.67%) Apple Swift