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 8 July 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
8 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Objective-C
Rank 323 310 304
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -6
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 297 277 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.60% 0.58% 0.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.56% 1.54% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 183 196
Average daily rate
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£413 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 9
Average hourly rate - £33.55 £22.66
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +48.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £33.55 £22.66
% change year-on-year
- +48.05%
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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
19052 17936 17409
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.34% 37.45% 38.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 12997 11749 10943
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £555 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 399 370 558
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.03 £15.30 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%

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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 8 July 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.

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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 8 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -36 158 £425 +6.25% 80
South West +44 48 £413 +32.00% 16
South East -14 37 £375 -3.22% 19
North West -2 23 £375 -3.22% 9
West Midlands -3 10 £375 +36.36% 2
East Midlands - 9 £350 - 1
East of England -10 6 £450 +13.92% 7
Yorkshire -25 5 £300 -7.69% 4
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 July 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.

1 489 (86.24%) Apple iOS
2 432 (76.19%) iOS Development
3 301 (53.09%) Agile Software Development
4 180 (31.75%) Mobile App
5 177 (31.22%) Android
6 156 (27.51%) TDD
6 156 (27.51%) Cocoa
7 155 (27.34%) Xcode
7 155 (27.34%) iPhone
8 144 (25.40%) HTML
9 138 (24.34%) JavaScript
10 135 (23.81%) Mobile Development
11 124 (21.87%) Java
11 124 (21.87%) JSON
12 123 (21.69%) Git (software)
13 121 (21.34%) Android Development
14 120 (21.16%) Scrum
15 110 (19.40%) Web Services
15 110 (19.40%) iOS SDK
16 108 (19.05%) Apple Swift
17 107 (18.87%) REST
17 107 (18.87%) Cocoa Touch
18 105 (18.52%) HTML5
18 105 (18.52%) OO
19 98 (17.28%) iPad
20 95 (16.75%) User Experience
21 90 (15.87%) RESTful
22 86 (15.17%) Apple
23 84 (14.81%) CSS
24 83 (14.64%) Software Engineering

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 July 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 45 (7.94%) Node.js
2 14 (2.47%) Confluence
3 12 (2.12%) CMS
4 4 (0.71%) WebSphere
5 3 (0.53%) IIS
5 3 (0.53%) Facebook Platform
5 3 (0.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.35%) Apache
6 2 (0.35%) nginx
Applications
1 12 (2.12%) Photoshop
2 7 (1.23%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (0.71%) MS Excel
3 4 (0.71%) Fireworks
4 2 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.35%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.18%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.71%) GitHub
3 3 (0.53%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.35%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.18%) SaaS
5 1 (0.18%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.06%) HTTP
2 9 (1.59%) Internet
3 7 (1.23%) Bluetooth
4 6 (1.06%) iBeacon
5 4 (0.71%) Wireless
6 2 (0.35%) UPnP
6 2 (0.35%) NFC
6 2 (0.35%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.18%) VPN
7 1 (0.18%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (4.06%) MySQL
2 21 (3.70%) SQLite
3 15 (2.65%) SQL Server
4 8 (1.41%) MongoDB
5 6 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (0.71%) NoSQL
6 4 (0.71%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (0.71%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.53%) CouchDB
8 2 (0.35%) Redis
8 2 (0.35%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.35%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.35%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.35%) DataStage
8 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.18%) OLAP
9 1 (0.18%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 155 (27.34%) Xcode
2 123 (21.69%) Git (software)
3 51 (8.99%) Subversion
4 29 (5.11%) Jenkins
5 21 (3.70%) CocoaPods
6 16 (2.82%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 14 (2.47%) JIRA
8 11 (1.94%) Android Studio
9 9 (1.59%) Calabash
10 7 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (1.06%) Maven
11 6 (1.06%) Cucumber
11 6 (1.06%) Gerrit
12 5 (0.88%) Eclipse
13 4 (0.71%) Visual Studio
13 4 (0.71%) Hudson
13 4 (0.71%) Appium
14 3 (0.53%) Axure RP
14 3 (0.53%) Gradle
14 3 (0.53%) Artifactory
General
1 69 (12.17%) Finance
2 37 (6.53%) Banking
3 19 (3.35%) Retail
4 14 (2.47%) Publishing
4 14 (2.47%) Marketing
5 11 (1.94%) Telecoms
6 10 (1.76%) Electronics
7 8 (1.41%) Games
8 7 (1.23%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.88%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.53%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.53%) Automotive
10 3 (0.53%) Law
11 2 (0.35%) Legal
11 2 (0.35%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.18%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 504 (88.89%) Developer
2 372 (65.61%) iOS Developer
3 78 (13.76%) Mobile Developer
4 61 (10.76%) Senior Developer
5 49 (8.64%) Senior iOS Developer
6 34 (6.00%) Android Developer
7 28 (4.94%) Software Engineer
8 23 (4.06%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 18 (3.17%) Lead Developer
10 16 (2.82%) iPhone Developer
11 13 (2.29%) Applications Developer
12 12 (2.12%) Programmer
12 12 (2.12%) Mac Developer
12 12 (2.12%) Android Software Engineer
13 10 (1.76%) iPhone Applications Developer
14 9 (1.59%) Junior
15 8 (1.41%) Junior Developer
15 8 (1.41%) AWS Developer
16 6 (1.06%) .NET Developer
16 6 (1.06%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (27.51%) Cocoa
2 144 (25.40%) HTML
3 124 (21.87%) JSON
4 110 (19.40%) Web Services
4 110 (19.40%) iOS SDK
5 107 (18.87%) REST
5 107 (18.87%) Cocoa Touch
6 105 (18.52%) HTML5
7 90 (15.87%) RESTful
8 84 (14.81%) CSS
9 67 (11.82%) XML
10 63 (11.11%) Android SDK
11 44 (7.76%) jQuery
11 44 (7.76%) .NET
12 39 (6.88%) SOAP
13 37 (6.53%) Core Animation
14 30 (5.29%) AngularJS
15 29 (5.11%) CSS3
16 15 (2.65%) UIKit
17 13 (2.29%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 180 (31.75%) Mobile App
2 155 (27.34%) iPhone
3 98 (17.28%) iPad
4 95 (16.75%) User Experience
5 38 (6.70%) Animation
6 31 (5.47%) Computer Science
7 12 (2.12%) Social Media
7 12 (2.12%) Data Structures
8 11 (1.94%) Client/Server
8 11 (1.94%) Blackberry
9 9 (1.59%) Streaming Video
9 9 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (1.41%) Mobile Payment
11 7 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (1.23%) Video on Demand
12 6 (1.06%) Smartphone
13 5 (0.88%) Mobile Banking
13 5 (0.88%) Embedded Systems
14 4 (0.71%) DTV
14 4 (0.71%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 489 (86.24%) Apple iOS
2 177 (31.22%) Android
3 46 (8.11%) Windows
4 38 (6.70%) Linux
5 24 (4.23%) UNIX
6 18 (3.17%) Mac OS X
7 11 (1.94%) Windows Phone
8 9 (1.59%) Windows Mobile
9 7 (1.23%) Mac OS
10 6 (1.06%) Windows 8
10 6 (1.06%) Windows Vista
10 6 (1.06%) Windows XP
10 6 (1.06%) AIX
11 3 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.35%) Windows Phone 7
13 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 432 (76.19%) iOS Development
2 301 (53.09%) Agile Software Development
3 156 (27.51%) TDD
4 135 (23.81%) Mobile Development
5 121 (21.34%) Android Development
6 120 (21.16%) Scrum
7 105 (18.52%) OO
8 83 (14.64%) Software Engineering
9 75 (13.23%) Continuous Integration
10 59 (10.41%) BDD
11 58 (10.23%) E-Commerce
12 51 (8.99%) OOP
13 49 (8.64%) Unit Testing
14 46 (8.11%) Mobile Application Development
15 36 (6.35%) API Integration
16 30 (5.29%) OOD
17 28 (4.94%) Multithreading
18 21 (3.70%) Memory Management
19 19 (3.35%) Content Management
20 18 (3.17%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 138 (24.34%) JavaScript
2 124 (21.87%) Java
3 108 (19.05%) Apple Swift
4 74 (13.05%) C#
5 67 (11.82%) C++
6 35 (6.17%) C
7 29 (5.11%) SQL
8 20 (3.53%) Ruby
9 17 (3.00%) Python
10 13 (2.29%) PHP
11 10 (1.76%) ActionScript
12 4 (0.71%) Apex Code
13 3 (0.53%) Perl
13 3 (0.53%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.35%) VB
14 2 (0.35%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.35%) ActionScript 2.0
14 2 (0.35%) XPath
14 2 (0.35%) Groovy
14 2 (0.35%) Scala
Qualifications
1 43 (7.58%) Degree
2 2 (0.35%) CISSP
2 2 (0.35%) CISA
2 2 (0.35%) CISM
3 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.18%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (5.11%) QA
2 2 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (0.35%) Puppet
1 2 (0.35%) Ansible
Vendors
1 86 (15.17%) Apple
2 24 (4.23%) Google
3 22 (3.88%) Xamarin
4 14 (2.47%) Adobe
5 10 (1.76%) Microsoft
6 7 (1.23%) Appcelerator
7 6 (1.06%) Facebook
7 6 (1.06%) IBM
7 6 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (0.88%) Oracle
8 5 (0.88%) SAP
9 4 (0.71%) Twitter
10 3 (0.53%) Perforce
10 3 (0.53%) Zend
10 3 (0.53%) Atlassian
11 2 (0.35%) Ab Initio
11 2 (0.35%) Informatica
11 2 (0.35%) Sencha
11 2 (0.35%) Kony
12 1 (0.18%) Netbiscuits
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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Rate: £400 to £450 p/day
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Rate: £500.00 - £650 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £425 per day + competitive
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Rate: £400 - £460 Per Day
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Rate: £425 - £430 per day
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
ABRS
Rate: £500 - £550 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
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Rate: £280 - £400 per day
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