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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Objective-C
Rank 318 348 291
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -57
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 293 214 251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.60% 0.45% 0.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.57% 1.19% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 159 180
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 7
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £42.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.12 - £22.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.76 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 - £22.66
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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
18609 18006 15832
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.83% 37.53% 37.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 12514 12053 10020
Average daily rate £400 £380 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 388 432 579
Average hourly rate £36.50 £35.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.54% +0.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +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 22 May 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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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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 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 -2 167 £450 +9.35% 58
South East +4 44 £375 +25.00% 19
South West +39 31 £413 +29.41% 14
North West -8 20 £350 -0.07% 6
East of England +15 10 £425 +13.33% 15
East Midlands - 9 £388 - 1
West Midlands -10 8 £348 +26.36% 4
Yorkshire -19 3 £300 -7.69% 10
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 447 (87.13%) Apple iOS
2 392 (76.41%) iOS Development
3 269 (52.44%) Agile Software Development
4 166 (32.36%) Mobile App
5 157 (30.60%) Android
6 149 (29.04%) Xcode
7 144 (28.07%) iPhone
8 141 (27.49%) TDD
9 140 (27.29%) HTML
10 132 (25.73%) Cocoa
11 129 (25.15%) JavaScript
12 125 (24.37%) Git (software)
13 123 (23.98%) Mobile Development
14 117 (22.81%) Java
15 114 (22.22%) JSON
16 113 (22.03%) Scrum
17 109 (21.25%) HTML5
18 108 (21.05%) Web Services
19 107 (20.86%) OO
20 103 (20.08%) iOS SDK
21 99 (19.30%) iPad
21 99 (19.30%) Android Development
22 94 (18.32%) RESTful
23 92 (17.93%) Cocoa Touch
24 90 (17.54%) User Experience
25 89 (17.35%) Apple Swift
26 87 (16.96%) REST
27 85 (16.57%) Apple
28 80 (15.59%) Software Engineering
29 70 (13.65%) CSS

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 37 (7.21%) Node.js
2 13 (2.53%) Confluence
3 10 (1.95%) CMS
4 4 (0.78%) WebSphere
5 3 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (0.58%) Facebook Platform
5 3 (0.58%) nginx
6 2 (0.39%) Apache
6 2 (0.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.19%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.19%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.19%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (1.95%) Photoshop
2 6 (1.17%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.58%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 2 (0.39%) WebTrends
1 2 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (0.58%) GitHub
2 3 (0.58%) Adobe Analytics
2 3 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.39%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.19%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 28 (5.46%) HTTP
2 12 (2.34%) Internet
3 8 (1.56%) Bluetooth
4 5 (0.97%) HTTPS
4 5 (0.97%) VPN
5 4 (0.78%) Wireless
6 3 (0.58%) iBeacon
7 2 (0.39%) MPLS
7 2 (0.39%) BGP
7 2 (0.39%) Firewall
7 2 (0.39%) IPsec
7 2 (0.39%) UPnP
7 2 (0.39%) Spanning Tree
8 1 (0.19%) Skype
8 1 (0.19%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (4.48%) MySQL
2 18 (3.51%) SQLite
3 16 (3.12%) SQL Server
4 8 (1.56%) NoSQL
5 6 (1.17%) MongoDB
6 4 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (0.78%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (0.78%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (0.58%) Redis
7 3 (0.58%) CouchDB
7 3 (0.58%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.19%) Big Data
8 1 (0.19%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.19%) DataStage
8 1 (0.19%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 149 (29.04%) Xcode
2 125 (24.37%) Git (software)
3 42 (8.19%) Subversion
4 29 (5.65%) Jenkins
5 20 (3.90%) CocoaPods
6 19 (3.70%) Calabash
7 16 (3.12%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 14 (2.73%) JIRA
9 13 (2.53%) Android Studio
10 8 (1.56%) Eclipse
10 8 (1.56%) Cucumber
11 7 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (1.17%) Maven
12 6 (1.17%) Gerrit
12 6 (1.17%) Appium
13 5 (0.97%) Hudson
14 3 (0.58%) Robolectric
14 3 (0.58%) Gradle
14 3 (0.58%) Artifactory
14 3 (0.58%) Axure RP
General
1 69 (13.45%) Finance
2 38 (7.41%) Banking
3 20 (3.90%) Retail
4 12 (2.34%) Publishing
5 9 (1.75%) Games
6 8 (1.56%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.56%) Marketing
7 7 (1.36%) Electronics
8 5 (0.97%) Investment Banking
9 4 (0.78%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.58%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.58%) Law
11 2 (0.39%) Automotive
11 2 (0.39%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.39%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.19%) Military
12 1 (0.19%) Back Office
12 1 (0.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 465 (90.64%) Developer
2 337 (65.69%) iOS Developer
3 73 (14.23%) Mobile Developer
4 55 (10.72%) Senior Developer
5 44 (8.58%) Senior iOS Developer
6 33 (6.43%) Android Developer
7 27 (5.26%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 19 (3.70%) Lead Developer
9 18 (3.51%) Software Engineer
10 14 (2.73%) Mac Developer
10 14 (2.73%) Applications Developer
11 13 (2.53%) iPhone Developer
12 9 (1.75%) Programmer
13 8 (1.56%) Junior
14 7 (1.36%) iPhone Applications Developer
14 7 (1.36%) JavaScript Developer
14 7 (1.36%) Junior Developer
15 6 (1.17%) Tester
15 6 (1.17%) Ruby Developer
15 6 (1.17%) Android Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (27.29%) HTML
2 132 (25.73%) Cocoa
3 114 (22.22%) JSON
4 109 (21.25%) HTML5
5 108 (21.05%) Web Services
6 103 (20.08%) iOS SDK
7 94 (18.32%) RESTful
8 92 (17.93%) Cocoa Touch
9 87 (16.96%) REST
10 70 (13.65%) CSS
11 63 (12.28%) XML
12 49 (9.55%) Android SDK
13 40 (7.80%) SOAP
14 38 (7.41%) .NET
15 36 (7.02%) Core Animation
16 33 (6.43%) jQuery
17 28 (5.46%) CSS3
18 26 (5.07%) AngularJS
19 15 (2.92%) UIKit
20 13 (2.53%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 166 (32.36%) Mobile App
2 144 (28.07%) iPhone
3 99 (19.30%) iPad
4 90 (17.54%) User Experience
5 38 (7.41%) Animation
6 29 (5.65%) Computer Science
7 15 (2.92%) Open Source
8 14 (2.73%) Data Structures
8 14 (2.73%) Social Media
9 11 (2.14%) Client/Server
10 10 (1.95%) Blackberry
11 9 (1.75%) Streaming Video
12 8 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (1.36%) Video on Demand
14 5 (0.97%) Mobile Banking
14 5 (0.97%) Embedded Systems
14 5 (0.97%) Streaming Media
15 4 (0.78%) Smartphone
15 4 (0.78%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 447 (87.13%) Apple iOS
2 157 (30.60%) Android
3 39 (7.60%) Linux
4 36 (7.02%) Windows
5 27 (5.26%) UNIX
6 21 (4.09%) Mac OS X
7 8 (1.56%) Windows Phone
8 7 (1.36%) Mac OS
9 6 (1.17%) Windows XP
9 6 (1.17%) AIX
9 6 (1.17%) Windows Mobile
9 6 (1.17%) Windows Vista
9 6 (1.17%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.19%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.19%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 392 (76.41%) iOS Development
2 269 (52.44%) Agile Software Development
3 141 (27.49%) TDD
4 123 (23.98%) Mobile Development
5 113 (22.03%) Scrum
6 107 (20.86%) OO
7 99 (19.30%) Android Development
8 80 (15.59%) Software Engineering
9 66 (12.87%) Continuous Integration
10 60 (11.70%) BDD
11 49 (9.55%) OOP
11 49 (9.55%) Mobile Application Development
12 45 (8.77%) E-Commerce
13 40 (7.80%) Unit Testing
14 34 (6.63%) MVC
15 32 (6.24%) Multithreading
16 19 (3.70%) Memory Management
16 19 (3.70%) OOD
17 16 (3.12%) Automated Testing
17 16 (3.12%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 129 (25.15%) JavaScript
2 117 (22.81%) Java
3 89 (17.35%) Apple Swift
4 67 (13.06%) C#
5 63 (12.28%) C++
6 34 (6.63%) C
7 22 (4.29%) SQL
8 19 (3.70%) Ruby
9 16 (3.12%) Python
10 10 (1.95%) ActionScript
11 9 (1.75%) PHP
12 4 (0.78%) Perl
12 4 (0.78%) XAML
13 3 (0.58%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.39%) VB
14 2 (0.39%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.39%) Delphi
14 2 (0.39%) XPath
14 2 (0.39%) Scala
14 2 (0.39%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 40 (7.80%) Degree
2 2 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (0.39%) CCNP
2 2 (0.39%) JNCIP
3 1 (0.19%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.19%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.19%) CISA
3 1 (0.19%) CISM
3 1 (0.19%) CISSP
3 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (6.04%) QA
2 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.19%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (0.58%) Ansible
1 3 (0.58%) Puppet
2 2 (0.39%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 85 (16.57%) Apple
2 26 (5.07%) Google
3 23 (4.48%) Xamarin
4 13 (2.53%) Adobe
5 12 (2.34%) Microsoft
6 9 (1.75%) Oracle
7 7 (1.36%) Appcelerator
8 6 (1.17%) IBM
8 6 (1.17%) Facebook
9 5 (0.97%) Twitter
10 4 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.58%) Atlassian
11 3 (0.58%) Perforce
11 3 (0.58%) SAP
12 2 (0.39%) Cisco
12 2 (0.39%) Juniper
12 2 (0.39%) Kony
13 1 (0.19%) Netbiscuits
13 1 (0.19%) Sencha
13 1 (0.19%) Coverity
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