The table below looks at the statistics for Objective-C skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Objective-C
Rank 311 258 293
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +35
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 302 353 309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.60% 0.73% 0.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.62% 1.85% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 259 194
Average daily rate
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£400 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £271 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 5
Average hourly rate £39.28 £30.08 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.56% -14.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.72 £22.66 £26.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.53 £22.66 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.05% -35.25%
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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 England region.

Programming Languages Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
18664 19105 20193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.28% 39.36% 37.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 12054 12170 12275
Average daily rate £398 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £251 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 372 517 749
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Objective-C Jobs Demand Trend in England

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Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Objective-C Daily Rate Trend in England

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Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Objective-C across the England region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Objective-C Daily Rate Histogram in England

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Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Objective-C Hourly Rate Trend in England

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Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Objective-C across the England region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Objective-C Hourly Rate Histogram in England

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Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
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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
London -7 211 £400 - 67
South East +34 52 £400 +23.07% 21
Yorkshire +2 10 £338 +40.62% 4
North West -15 8 £350 +16.66% 14
West Midlands -22 7 £450 +28.57% 8
East of England -35 4 £395 +31.66% 9
East Midlands +5 2 £338 +12.50% 6
South West -36 2 £338 +8.00% 8
North East - - - - 1
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 443 (83.58%) Apple iOS
2 394 (74.34%) iOS Development
3 181 (34.15%) iPhone
4 180 (33.96%) Mobile App
5 171 (32.26%) Xcode
6 170 (32.08%) Android
7 157 (29.62%) Cocoa
8 145 (27.36%) iPad
9 135 (25.47%) HTML
9 135 (25.47%) Java
10 133 (25.09%) JavaScript
11 131 (24.72%) OO
11 131 (24.72%) JSON
12 124 (23.40%) Web Services
13 115 (21.70%) TDD
14 109 (20.57%) Agile Software Development
14 109 (20.57%) XML
15 106 (20.00%) RESTful
16 99 (18.68%) iOS SDK
17 97 (18.30%) Git (software)
18 93 (17.55%) Cocoa Touch
19 90 (16.98%) Scrum
20 80 (15.09%) Android Development
21 77 (14.53%) HTML5
21 77 (14.53%) Subversion
22 76 (14.34%) Apple
23 73 (13.77%) BDD
24 63 (11.89%) CSS
25 60 (11.32%) Continuous Integration
26 52 (9.81%) Ruby

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 16 (3.02%) Node.js
2 12 (2.26%) CMS
3 10 (1.89%) WebSphere
4 8 (1.51%) Apache
5 5 (0.94%) Adobe CQ
6 2 (0.38%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.38%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.38%) Kentico
7 1 (0.19%) Confluence
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.19%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.19%) IIS
7 1 (0.19%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 8 (1.51%) Doxygen
2 4 (0.75%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.38%) Blender
4 1 (0.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.89%) GitHub
2 4 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 46 (8.68%) HTTP
2 17 (3.21%) HTTPS
3 9 (1.70%) VPN
4 6 (1.13%) SSL
4 6 (1.13%) Bluetooth
4 6 (1.13%) VoIP
5 4 (0.75%) Internet
5 4 (0.75%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.57%) Wireshark
7 2 (0.38%) Firewall
7 2 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.38%) iBeacon
8 1 (0.19%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.19%) RTSP
8 1 (0.19%) DNS
8 1 (0.19%) FTP
8 1 (0.19%) Wireless
8 1 (0.19%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (3.96%) MySQL
1 21 (3.96%) SQLite
2 5 (0.94%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.57%) Relational Database
3 3 (0.57%) MS Access
4 2 (0.38%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.19%) Redis
5 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.19%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 171 (32.26%) Xcode
2 97 (18.30%) Git (software)
3 77 (14.53%) Subversion
4 30 (5.66%) Cucumber
5 26 (4.91%) Calabash
6 19 (3.58%) Jenkins
7 14 (2.64%) Eclipse
8 10 (1.89%) JUnit
9 9 (1.70%) Mercurial
9 9 (1.70%) JIRA
9 9 (1.70%) Selenium
9 9 (1.70%) QuickTest Pro
10 7 (1.32%) WebDriver
10 7 (1.32%) Ant
11 6 (1.13%) Grunt
11 6 (1.13%) Hudson
12 5 (0.94%) Yeoman
13 4 (0.75%) NUnit
13 4 (0.75%) Maven
13 4 (0.75%) Jasmine
General
1 34 (6.42%) Retail
2 27 (5.09%) Finance
3 19 (3.58%) Publishing
4 18 (3.40%) Banking
5 12 (2.26%) Games
6 10 (1.89%) Legal
7 8 (1.51%) Investment Banking
7 8 (1.51%) Marketing
8 6 (1.13%) Telecoms
9 5 (0.94%) Advertising
10 4 (0.75%) Back Office
11 2 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.38%) Interactive Media
11 2 (0.38%) Automotive
12 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 453 (85.47%) Developer
2 352 (66.42%) iOS Developer
3 54 (10.19%) Mobile Developer
4 37 (6.98%) Senior Developer
5 33 (6.23%) Android Developer
6 30 (5.66%) Senior iOS Developer
7 25 (4.72%) Architect
8 15 (2.83%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 14 (2.64%) Lead Developer
9 14 (2.64%) iPhone Developer
10 12 (2.26%) Software Engineer
10 12 (2.26%) Ruby on Rails Developer
11 11 (2.08%) Applications Developer
12 10 (1.89%) Solutions Architect
13 9 (1.70%) Mobile Solutions Architect
13 9 (1.70%) Programmer
14 8 (1.51%) Technical Architect
15 7 (1.32%) Junior iOS Developer
15 7 (1.32%) Junior Developer
15 7 (1.32%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 157 (29.62%) Cocoa
2 135 (25.47%) HTML
3 131 (24.72%) JSON
4 124 (23.40%) Web Services
5 109 (20.57%) XML
6 106 (20.00%) RESTful
7 99 (18.68%) iOS SDK
8 93 (17.55%) Cocoa Touch
9 77 (14.53%) HTML5
10 63 (11.89%) CSS
11 36 (6.79%) REST
12 29 (5.47%) SOAP
13 26 (4.91%) CSS3
14 25 (4.72%) jQuery
15 21 (3.96%) Ruby on Rails
15 21 (3.96%) UIKit
16 19 (3.58%) .NET
17 17 (3.21%) Dojo
18 16 (3.02%) Android SDK
19 15 (2.83%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 181 (34.15%) iPhone
2 180 (33.96%) Mobile App
3 145 (27.36%) iPad
4 28 (5.28%) Computer Science
5 21 (3.96%) Client/Server
6 15 (2.83%) N-Tier
6 15 (2.83%) Animation
7 14 (2.64%) Blackberry
8 13 (2.45%) Social Media
9 12 (2.26%) Streaming Video
10 11 (2.08%) Digital Media
10 11 (2.08%) Augmented Reality
10 11 (2.08%) Video on Demand
11 9 (1.70%) Streaming Media
12 7 (1.32%) Social Network
13 5 (0.94%) Arduino
13 5 (0.94%) Mobile Payment
13 5 (0.94%) Handset
13 5 (0.94%) Cryptography
14 4 (0.75%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 443 (83.58%) Apple iOS
2 170 (32.08%) Android
3 23 (4.34%) Windows
4 18 (3.40%) Linux
5 12 (2.26%) UNIX
6 9 (1.70%) Windows Phone
7 7 (1.32%) AIX
7 7 (1.32%) Mac OS X
8 5 (0.94%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.38%) Debian
9 2 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.38%) Windows Phone 8
10 1 (0.19%) webOS
10 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.19%) SUSE
10 1 (0.19%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 394 (74.34%) iOS Development
2 131 (24.72%) OO
3 115 (21.70%) TDD
4 109 (20.57%) Agile Software Development
5 90 (16.98%) Scrum
6 80 (15.09%) Android Development
7 73 (13.77%) BDD
8 60 (11.32%) Continuous Integration
9 49 (9.25%) OOP
10 48 (9.06%) Software Engineering
11 32 (6.04%) MVC
12 31 (5.85%) E-Commerce
13 30 (5.66%) Kanban
14 27 (5.09%) Test Scripting
15 26 (4.91%) Memory Management
16 24 (4.53%) Mobile Application Development
17 23 (4.34%) Unit Testing
18 19 (3.58%) Multithreading
19 16 (3.02%) OOD
20 14 (2.64%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 135 (25.47%) Java
2 133 (25.09%) JavaScript
3 52 (9.81%) Ruby
4 49 (9.25%) C++
5 42 (7.92%) C
6 38 (7.17%) C#
7 26 (4.91%) SQL
8 22 (4.15%) PHP
9 18 (3.40%) Groovy
9 18 (3.40%) Python
10 5 (0.94%) ActionScript
10 5 (0.94%) Perl
11 4 (0.75%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.57%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.57%) PHP5
12 3 (0.57%) VBA
12 3 (0.57%) PowerHouse
13 2 (0.38%) VB
13 2 (0.38%) RPG
13 2 (0.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (3.77%) Degree
2 5 (0.94%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.75%) ISEB
3 4 (0.75%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.57%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.38%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.19%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.83%) QA
2 2 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (0.38%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.19%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.57%) Cygwin
1 3 (0.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.19%) Squid
2 1 (0.19%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (0.38%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.19%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 76 (14.34%) Apple
2 25 (4.72%) Facebook
3 17 (3.21%) Google
4 15 (2.83%) IBM
4 15 (2.83%) Microsoft
5 11 (2.08%) Sencha
6 8 (1.51%) Twitter
7 6 (1.13%) SAP
8 4 (0.75%) Yahoo!
8 4 (0.75%) Zend
8 4 (0.75%) Appcelerator
9 3 (0.57%) Xamarin
9 3 (0.57%) Citrix
9 3 (0.57%) Adobe
10 2 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.38%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.38%) Perforce
10 2 (0.38%) EPiServer
10 2 (0.38%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.38%) Splunk
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