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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Objective-C
Rank 78 69 54
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -15
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 4 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.30% 0.70% 0.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.85% 2.31% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Average daily rate
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- £350 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £43.25
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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
473 347 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 35.09% 30.25% 31.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 176 101
Average daily rate £385 £325 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.46% +14.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £405 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 6
Average hourly rate £47.50 £13.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+251.85% -22.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -5.00%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 15 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 15 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 11 (73.33%) Finance
3 7 (46.67%) Android
4 6 (40.00%) Cocoa
4 6 (40.00%) Mobile App
5 5 (33.33%) Android Development
5 5 (33.33%) Java
5 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 5 (33.33%) Mercurial
5 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (26.67%) iPhone
6 4 (26.67%) Android SDK
6 4 (26.67%) iOS SDK
7 3 (20.00%) Banking
7 3 (20.00%) Web Development
8 2 (13.33%) OO
8 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (13.33%) Cocoa Touch
9 1 (6.67%) IaaS
9 1 (6.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 1 (6.67%) Apple
9 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
9 1 (6.67%) C#
9 1 (6.67%) C++
9 1 (6.67%) .NET
9 1 (6.67%) J2EE
9 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
9 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
9 1 (6.67%) Games

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Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 (6.67%) IaaS
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 5 (33.33%) Mercurial
2 1 (6.67%) Xcode
General
1 11 (73.33%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (60.00%) iOS Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Mobile Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Applications Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Programmer
6 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
6 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Java Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) Cocoa
2 4 (26.67%) Android SDK
2 4 (26.67%) iOS SDK
3 2 (13.33%) Cocoa Touch
4 1 (6.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (6.67%) .NET
4 1 (6.67%) J2EE
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
4 1 (6.67%) WinForms
4 1 (6.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (26.67%) iPhone
3 1 (6.67%) Open Source
3 1 (6.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 7 (46.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 5 (33.33%) Android Development
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Web Development
4 2 (13.33%) OO
4 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Refactoring
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.67%) TDD
5 1 (6.67%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (6.67%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Apple