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 28 April 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Objective-C
Rank 310 362 278
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -84
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 301 217 254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.60% 0.44% 0.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.58% 1.17% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 160 178
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£400 £413 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 4
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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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
19075 18541 15948
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.71% 37.33% 37.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 12580 12256 10008
Average daily rate £400 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 403 436 579
Average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £18.00 £16.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

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

Objective-C
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 28 April 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

Objective-C
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 28 April 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 28 April 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 +4 165 £431 +1.47% 76
South East +16 64 £400 +3.22% 17
North West +3 26 £350 -0.07% 13
South West +26 18 £375 +15.38% 13
East of England +21 12 £381 +1.66% 11
West Midlands +6 8 £348 +26.36% 2
East Midlands - 5 £375 -
Yorkshire -30 2 - - 6
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 413 (86.95%) Apple iOS
2 363 (76.42%) iOS Development
3 238 (50.11%) Agile Software Development
4 152 (32.00%) Mobile App
5 144 (30.32%) iPhone
6 138 (29.05%) Android
7 137 (28.84%) Xcode
8 131 (27.58%) HTML
9 127 (26.74%) TDD
10 124 (26.11%) JavaScript
11 123 (25.89%) Cocoa
12 112 (23.58%) Java
13 110 (23.16%) Mobile Development
14 105 (22.11%) Git (software)
14 105 (22.11%) Scrum
15 104 (21.89%) iPad
16 102 (21.47%) HTML5
17 100 (21.05%) JSON
18 97 (20.42%) Web Services
19 96 (20.21%) OO
19 96 (20.21%) iOS SDK
20 91 (19.16%) User Experience
21 89 (18.74%) RESTful
22 86 (18.11%) Cocoa Touch
23 79 (16.63%) Android Development
24 78 (16.42%) Apple
25 77 (16.21%) Apple Swift
26 68 (14.32%) CSS
27 67 (14.11%) Software Engineering
27 67 (14.11%) REST

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 29 (6.11%) Node.js
2 11 (2.32%) CMS
3 10 (2.11%) Confluence
4 4 (0.84%) WebSphere
5 3 (0.63%) Apache
5 3 (0.63%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.63%) nginx
5 3 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (0.42%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (0.42%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (0.42%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.21%) Jetty
7 1 (0.21%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.21%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 10 (2.11%) Photoshop
2 6 (1.26%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.63%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 2 (0.42%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.63%) Adobe Analytics
3 3 (0.63%) GitHub
3 3 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.42%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.21%) Boomi
5 1 (0.21%) Office 365
5 1 (0.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (6.11%) HTTP
2 14 (2.95%) Internet
3 8 (1.68%) Bluetooth
4 5 (1.05%) VPN
4 5 (1.05%) HTTPS
5 4 (0.84%) Wireless
6 2 (0.42%) IPsec
6 2 (0.42%) UPnP
6 2 (0.42%) iBeacon
6 2 (0.42%) Spanning Tree
6 2 (0.42%) MPLS
6 2 (0.42%) BGP
6 2 (0.42%) Firewall
7 1 (0.21%) VoIP
7 1 (0.21%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (4.42%) MySQL
2 15 (3.16%) SQL Server
3 12 (2.53%) SQLite
4 9 (1.89%) NoSQL
5 5 (1.05%) MongoDB
6 4 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (0.63%) RDBMS
7 3 (0.63%) Redis
7 3 (0.63%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.42%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (0.42%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.21%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.21%) OLAP
9 1 (0.21%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 137 (28.84%) Xcode
2 105 (22.11%) Git (software)
3 40 (8.42%) Subversion
4 25 (5.26%) Jenkins
5 18 (3.79%) Calabash
5 18 (3.79%) CocoaPods
6 14 (2.95%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 12 (2.53%) JIRA
8 10 (2.11%) Android Studio
8 10 (2.11%) Eclipse
9 8 (1.68%) Appium
9 8 (1.68%) Cucumber
10 6 (1.26%) Gerrit
11 5 (1.05%) Hudson
11 5 (1.05%) Maven
11 5 (1.05%) Robolectric
12 4 (0.84%) Visual Studio
12 4 (0.84%) Mercurial
13 3 (0.63%) JUnit
13 3 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 61 (12.84%) Finance
2 36 (7.58%) Banking
3 18 (3.79%) Retail
4 12 (2.53%) Publishing
5 8 (1.68%) Games
5 8 (1.68%) Telecoms
5 8 (1.68%) Marketing
6 6 (1.26%) Electronics
7 5 (1.05%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.42%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.42%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.42%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.42%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.42%) Automotive
8 2 (0.42%) Law
9 1 (0.21%) Legal
9 1 (0.21%) Back Office
9 1 (0.21%) Advertising
9 1 (0.21%) Military
Job Titles
1 441 (92.84%) Developer
2 316 (66.53%) iOS Developer
3 65 (13.68%) Mobile Developer
4 48 (10.11%) Senior Developer
5 37 (7.79%) Senior iOS Developer
6 34 (7.16%) Android Developer
7 27 (5.68%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 17 (3.58%) Applications Developer
8 17 (3.58%) Lead Developer
9 12 (2.53%) Mac Developer
9 12 (2.53%) iPhone Developer
10 8 (1.68%) Programmer
11 7 (1.47%) Junior
11 7 (1.47%) JavaScript Developer
12 6 (1.26%) Ruby Developer
12 6 (1.26%) Software Engineer
12 6 (1.26%) .NET Developer
12 6 (1.26%) Junior Developer
13 5 (1.05%) C# Developer
13 5 (1.05%) Mac Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (27.58%) HTML
2 123 (25.89%) Cocoa
3 102 (21.47%) HTML5
4 100 (21.05%) JSON
5 97 (20.42%) Web Services
6 96 (20.21%) iOS SDK
7 89 (18.74%) RESTful
8 86 (18.11%) Cocoa Touch
9 68 (14.32%) CSS
10 67 (14.11%) REST
11 59 (12.42%) XML
12 40 (8.42%) Android SDK
13 39 (8.21%) .NET
14 35 (7.37%) SOAP
14 35 (7.37%) jQuery
15 34 (7.16%) Core Animation
16 31 (6.53%) CSS3
17 28 (5.89%) AngularJS
18 13 (2.74%) UIKit
18 13 (2.74%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 152 (32.00%) Mobile App
2 144 (30.32%) iPhone
3 104 (21.89%) iPad
4 91 (19.16%) User Experience
5 37 (7.79%) Animation
6 31 (6.53%) Computer Science
7 14 (2.95%) Open Source
8 13 (2.74%) Social Media
9 12 (2.53%) Data Structures
10 11 (2.32%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (2.11%) Client/Server
12 9 (1.89%) Blackberry
13 8 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
14 6 (1.26%) Streaming Video
15 5 (1.05%) Streaming Media
15 5 (1.05%) Embedded Systems
16 4 (0.84%) Algorithms
16 4 (0.84%) New Media
16 4 (0.84%) Mobile Banking
17 3 (0.63%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 413 (86.95%) Apple iOS
2 138 (29.05%) Android
3 42 (8.84%) Linux
4 35 (7.37%) Windows
5 28 (5.89%) UNIX
6 19 (4.00%) Mac OS X
7 8 (1.68%) Windows Phone
8 7 (1.47%) Mac OS
9 6 (1.26%) Windows 8
9 6 (1.26%) Windows Mobile
9 6 (1.26%) Windows Vista
9 6 (1.26%) AIX
9 6 (1.26%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.42%) Solaris
11 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.21%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 363 (76.42%) iOS Development
2 238 (50.11%) Agile Software Development
3 127 (26.74%) TDD
4 110 (23.16%) Mobile Development
5 105 (22.11%) Scrum
6 96 (20.21%) OO
7 79 (16.63%) Android Development
8 67 (14.11%) Software Engineering
9 57 (12.00%) BDD
10 50 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
11 46 (9.68%) OOP
12 44 (9.26%) Mobile Application Development
13 35 (7.37%) MVC
13 35 (7.37%) Unit Testing
14 33 (6.95%) Multithreading
15 29 (6.11%) E-Commerce
16 19 (4.00%) Memory Management
17 16 (3.37%) OOD
18 14 (2.95%) Content Management
18 14 (2.95%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 124 (26.11%) JavaScript
2 112 (23.58%) Java
3 77 (16.21%) Apple Swift
4 64 (13.47%) C#
5 59 (12.42%) C++
6 32 (6.74%) C
7 20 (4.21%) SQL
8 18 (3.79%) Ruby
9 16 (3.37%) Python
10 8 (1.68%) PHP
11 5 (1.05%) ActionScript
12 4 (0.84%) XAML
12 4 (0.84%) Perl
13 2 (0.42%) Delphi
13 2 (0.42%) VB
13 2 (0.42%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.42%) XPath
13 2 (0.42%) Groovy
13 2 (0.42%) Scala
13 2 (0.42%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 39 (8.21%) Degree
2 2 (0.42%) CCNP
2 2 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (0.42%) JNCIP
3 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.21%) CISA
3 1 (0.21%) CISM
3 1 (0.21%) CISSP
3 1 (0.21%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.21%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (6.11%) QA
2 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (0.42%) Squid
1 2 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.63%) Puppet
1 3 (0.63%) Ansible
2 2 (0.42%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 78 (16.42%) Apple
2 25 (5.26%) Google
3 22 (4.63%) Xamarin
4 13 (2.74%) Microsoft
5 12 (2.53%) Adobe
6 10 (2.11%) Oracle
7 7 (1.47%) IBM
7 7 (1.47%) Twitter
8 6 (1.26%) Appcelerator
8 6 (1.26%) Facebook
9 3 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.63%) Perforce
10 2 (0.42%) VMware
10 2 (0.42%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.42%) SAP
10 2 (0.42%) Cisco
10 2 (0.42%) Sun
10 2 (0.42%) Juniper
11 1 (0.21%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.21%) Kony
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