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 26 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Objective-C
Rank 386 315 242
Rank change year-on-year
-71 -73
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 176 237 311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.38% 0.53% 0.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.00% 1.42% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 178 220
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
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 England region.

Programming Languages Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
17519 16739 15974
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.93% 37.63% 38.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 11832 10744 10013
Average daily rate £400 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £556 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 396 481 675
Average hourly rate £35.50 £34.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.41% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £14.00 £16.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.15 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.14%

Objective-C
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 26 January 2015.

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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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 26 January 2015. 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 -47 104 £400 -10.11% 70
South East -10 40 £350 -6.66% 14
North West -14 12 £350 -13.58% 19
East Midlands +13 11 £375 +25.00% 4
South West -25 4 £358 +8.33% 10
East of England +2 3 £300 +20.00% 16
West Midlands -5 1 £325 +14.03% 4
Yorkshire -14 1 £400 +6.66% 11
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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.

1 371 (84.32%) Apple iOS
2 344 (78.18%) iOS Development
3 206 (46.82%) Agile Software Development
4 143 (32.50%) iPhone
5 138 (31.36%) Xcode
6 119 (27.05%) Android
7 116 (26.36%) Cocoa
8 114 (25.91%) JavaScript
8 114 (25.91%) Mobile App
9 110 (25.00%) iPad
10 105 (23.86%) JSON
11 104 (23.64%) TDD
12 100 (22.73%) Java
13 99 (22.50%) HTML
14 98 (22.27%) Web Services
15 94 (21.36%) OO
16 91 (20.68%) RESTful
17 90 (20.45%) Git (software)
18 84 (19.09%) XML
19 82 (18.64%) Scrum
20 73 (16.59%) Cocoa Touch
21 72 (16.36%) iOS SDK
22 70 (15.91%) HTML5
22 70 (15.91%) User Experience
23 59 (13.41%) Android Development
24 58 (13.18%) HTTP
25 57 (12.95%) CSS
26 53 (12.05%) BDD
26 53 (12.05%) Apple
26 53 (12.05%) Continuous Integration

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 9 (2.05%) Node.js
2 8 (1.82%) Apache
3 7 (1.59%) Tomcat
3 7 (1.59%) WebSphere
4 6 (1.36%) CMS
5 3 (0.68%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.68%) GlassFish
5 3 (0.68%) nginx
6 2 (0.45%) Drupal
6 2 (0.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (0.45%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.23%) IIS
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.23%) Jetty
7 1 (0.23%) Confluence
7 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (1.82%) Doxygen
2 2 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (0.45%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.23%) MS Office
3 1 (0.23%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.23%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (1.59%) GitHub
2 3 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.23%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.23%) SaaS
3 1 (0.23%) PaaS
3 1 (0.23%) Heroku
3 1 (0.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 58 (13.18%) HTTP
2 25 (5.68%) VPN
3 12 (2.73%) HTTPS
3 12 (2.73%) Internet
4 5 (1.14%) VoIP
5 2 (0.45%) Bluetooth
5 2 (0.45%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.45%) MPLS
5 2 (0.45%) BGP
5 2 (0.45%) Firewall
5 2 (0.45%) IPsec
5 2 (0.45%) iBeacon
6 1 (0.23%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (6.36%) MySQL
2 12 (2.73%) SQLite
3 11 (2.50%) SQL Server
4 5 (1.14%) NoSQL
4 5 (1.14%) MongoDB
5 4 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (0.91%) CouchDB
6 3 (0.68%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (0.68%) Redis
7 2 (0.45%) Big Data
7 2 (0.45%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.23%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.23%) OLAP
8 1 (0.23%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 138 (31.36%) Xcode
2 90 (20.45%) Git (software)
3 52 (11.82%) Subversion
4 28 (6.36%) Calabash
5 20 (4.55%) Cucumber
6 13 (2.95%) Jenkins
7 11 (2.50%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 10 (2.27%) Robolectric
8 10 (2.27%) Eclipse
9 9 (2.05%) Appium
10 7 (1.59%) Hudson
10 7 (1.59%) Mercurial
11 5 (1.14%) JIRA
11 5 (1.14%) Selenium
11 5 (1.14%) JUnit
11 5 (1.14%) Jasmine
12 3 (0.68%) WebDriver
12 3 (0.68%) Android Studio
12 3 (0.68%) Visual Studio
12 3 (0.68%) Bugzilla
General
1 43 (9.77%) Finance
2 18 (4.09%) Games
2 18 (4.09%) Retail
3 17 (3.86%) Banking
4 10 (2.27%) Publishing
5 6 (1.36%) Marketing
5 6 (1.36%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.14%) Advertising
6 5 (1.14%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.45%) Automotive
8 1 (0.23%) Back Office
8 1 (0.23%) Electronics
8 1 (0.23%) Military
8 1 (0.23%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 402 (91.36%) Developer
2 305 (69.32%) iOS Developer
3 57 (12.95%) Mobile Developer
4 30 (6.82%) Senior Developer
5 26 (5.91%) Senior iOS Developer
6 25 (5.68%) Android Developer
7 21 (4.77%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 15 (3.41%) Applications Developer
9 8 (1.82%) Test Engineer
10 7 (1.59%) Lead Developer
10 7 (1.59%) .NET Developer
10 7 (1.59%) Software Engineer
11 6 (1.36%) Web Developer
11 6 (1.36%) Mac Developer
11 6 (1.36%) Ruby on Rails Developer
11 6 (1.36%) iPhone Developer
11 6 (1.36%) Xamarin Developer
12 5 (1.14%) iPad Developer
12 5 (1.14%) Architect
12 5 (1.14%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (26.36%) Cocoa
2 105 (23.86%) JSON
3 99 (22.50%) HTML
4 98 (22.27%) Web Services
5 91 (20.68%) RESTful
6 84 (19.09%) XML
7 73 (16.59%) Cocoa Touch
8 72 (16.36%) iOS SDK
9 70 (15.91%) HTML5
10 57 (12.95%) CSS
11 34 (7.73%) SOAP
11 34 (7.73%) REST
12 32 (7.27%) CSS3
13 27 (6.14%) .NET
14 22 (5.00%) Android SDK
15 21 (4.77%) jQuery
16 16 (3.64%) UIKit
17 10 (2.27%) AngularJS
17 10 (2.27%) PhoneGap
17 10 (2.27%) Core Animation
Miscellaneous
1 143 (32.50%) iPhone
2 114 (25.91%) Mobile App
3 110 (25.00%) iPad
4 70 (15.91%) User Experience
5 20 (4.55%) Social Media
5 20 (4.55%) Computer Science
6 18 (4.09%) Client/Server
6 18 (4.09%) Data Structures
7 14 (3.18%) N-Tier
8 13 (2.95%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (2.73%) Open Source
10 11 (2.50%) Animation
11 10 (2.27%) Blackberry
12 8 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (1.82%) New Media
13 7 (1.59%) Augmented Reality
14 6 (1.36%) Streaming Media
14 6 (1.36%) Algorithms
15 5 (1.14%) Video on Demand
16 4 (0.91%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 371 (84.32%) Apple iOS
2 119 (27.05%) Android
3 28 (6.36%) Windows
4 20 (4.55%) Linux
5 11 (2.50%) Mac OS X
6 10 (2.27%) Windows Phone
7 9 (2.05%) UNIX
8 6 (1.36%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (0.68%) Solaris
10 2 (0.45%) AIX
10 2 (0.45%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.45%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.45%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.45%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 344 (78.18%) iOS Development
2 206 (46.82%) Agile Software Development
3 104 (23.64%) TDD
4 94 (21.36%) OO
5 82 (18.64%) Scrum
6 59 (13.41%) Android Development
7 53 (12.05%) Continuous Integration
7 53 (12.05%) BDD
8 44 (10.00%) Software Engineering
9 43 (9.77%) E-Commerce
10 27 (6.14%) Mobile Application Development
11 22 (5.00%) OOP
12 18 (4.09%) MVC
12 18 (4.09%) Multithreading
13 17 (3.86%) Kanban
13 17 (3.86%) OOD
14 16 (3.64%) Unit Testing
15 14 (3.18%) Systems Analysis
15 14 (3.18%) Memory Management
16 13 (2.95%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 114 (25.91%) JavaScript
2 100 (22.73%) Java
3 40 (9.09%) C#
3 40 (9.09%) C++
4 24 (5.45%) Ruby
5 23 (5.23%) SQL
6 20 (4.55%) C
7 15 (3.41%) PHP
8 8 (1.82%) Python
9 4 (0.91%) Groovy
9 4 (0.91%) XAML
10 3 (0.68%) VB.NET
10 3 (0.68%) Perl
11 2 (0.45%) VB
11 2 (0.45%) Delphi
11 2 (0.45%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.45%) PHP5
12 1 (0.23%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.23%) CoffeeScript
12 1 (0.23%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (3.41%) Degree
2 4 (0.91%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.45%) CCNP
3 2 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (0.45%) JNCIP
4 1 (0.23%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.18%) QA
System Software
1 3 (0.68%) Squid
2 2 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.45%) Puppet
2 1 (0.23%) Ansible
Vendors
1 53 (12.05%) Apple
2 19 (4.32%) Xamarin
3 15 (3.41%) Microsoft
4 13 (2.95%) Google
5 11 (2.50%) Perforce
6 10 (2.27%) Oracle
7 7 (1.59%) Facebook
8 6 (1.36%) Twitter
8 6 (1.36%) Appcelerator
8 6 (1.36%) IBM
9 3 (0.68%) Yahoo!
9 3 (0.68%) Sun
9 3 (0.68%) Kony
9 3 (0.68%) Sencha
10 2 (0.45%) Juniper
10 2 (0.45%) Symbian
10 2 (0.45%) Cisco
10 2 (0.45%) Zend
10 2 (0.45%) VMware
11 1 (0.23%) Salesforce.com
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