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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Objective-C
Rank 407 350 375
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +25
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 222 292 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.44% 0.58% 0.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.14% 1.54% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 183 161
Median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 0
Median hourly rate £28.50 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.94% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year
-32.94% -
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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
19400 19009 17998
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.76% 37.91% 37.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 13535 12804 12054
Median daily rate £425 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 426 393 425
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £19.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.40 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.02% +1.11%

Objective-C
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Objective-C as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Objective-C Jobs Demand Trend in England

Objective-C
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 May 2016.

Objective-C Daily Rate Histogram in England

Objective-C
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Objective-C within the England region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -34 140 £463 +2.77% 72
South East -16 26 £425 +13.33% 15
South West -25 15 £450 +9.09% 7
North West -9 14 £375 +7.14% 14
Yorkshire +21 12 £425 +41.66% 9
East Midlands +9 6 £300 -22.58% 8
East of England +4 6 £355 -18.85% 5
West Midlands -11 3 £325 -6.47% 4
North East - 2 £313 - 3
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Objective-C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Objective-C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Objective-C.

1 341 (87.89%) Apple iOS
2 309 (79.64%) iOS Development
3 207 (53.35%) Agile Software Development
4 187 (48.20%) Apple Swift
5 129 (33.25%) Xcode
6 117 (30.15%) Cocoa
6 117 (30.15%) Mobile App
7 113 (29.12%) Mobile Development
8 112 (28.87%) TDD
9 102 (26.29%) Java
10 95 (24.48%) Scrum
11 90 (23.20%) Android
12 88 (22.68%) User Experience
13 72 (18.56%) BDD
13 72 (18.56%) OO
14 71 (18.30%) JavaScript
14 71 (18.30%) iPhone
15 68 (17.53%) RESTful
16 67 (17.27%) Unit Testing
17 62 (15.98%) iPad
18 55 (14.18%) Apple
19 53 (13.66%) JSON
19 53 (13.66%) Cocoa Touch
19 53 (13.66%) Android Development
20 52 (13.40%) HTML
21 51 (13.14%) Git (software)
22 50 (12.89%) Degree
22 50 (12.89%) Web Services
23 49 (12.63%) C++
23 49 (12.63%) iOS SDK

Objective-C
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (3.87%) CMS
2 9 (2.32%) SAS
3 5 (1.29%) Node.js
4 3 (0.77%) Apache
4 3 (0.77%) WordPress
5 2 (0.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.52%) concrete5
5 2 (0.52%) Drupal
5 2 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.52%) ExpressionEngine
5 2 (0.52%) GlassFish
5 2 (0.52%) Joomla!
5 2 (0.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.52%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.52%) Umbraco
5 2 (0.52%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.52%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.26%) IIS
6 1 (0.26%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (1.80%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.55%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.03%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.52%) 3ds Max
4 2 (0.52%) Acrobat
4 2 (0.52%) GIMP
4 2 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.52%) Magento
2 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.32%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.55%) GitHub
3 5 (1.29%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.52%) MailChimp
6 1 (0.26%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.26%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.26%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.09%) HTTP
2 6 (1.55%) Network Security
3 4 (1.03%) Internet
4 3 (0.77%) Bluetooth
4 3 (0.77%) MQTT
4 3 (0.77%) SSL
5 2 (0.52%) Skype
6 1 (0.26%) DNS
6 1 (0.26%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.26%) RIP
6 1 (0.26%) SSH
6 1 (0.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.58%) SQLite
2 9 (2.32%) MongoDB
2 9 (2.32%) MySQL
3 6 (1.55%) NoSQL
4 5 (1.29%) Amazon RDS
4 5 (1.29%) Big Data
4 5 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (1.03%) CouchDB
5 4 (1.03%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.77%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (0.77%) SQL Server
7 2 (0.52%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.52%) Redis
8 1 (0.26%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.26%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.26%) DataStage
8 1 (0.26%) HBase
8 1 (0.26%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.26%) Riak
8 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 129 (33.25%) Xcode
2 51 (13.14%) Git (software)
3 28 (7.22%) Jenkins
4 18 (4.64%) Gradle
5 15 (3.87%) Ant
5 15 (3.87%) JIRA
5 15 (3.87%) Subversion
6 13 (3.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 9 (2.32%) Android Studio
7 9 (2.32%) CocoaPods
8 7 (1.80%) Eclipse
9 6 (1.55%) Bitbucket
9 6 (1.55%) Maven
10 4 (1.03%) Appium
11 3 (0.77%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 3 (0.77%) Cucumber
11 3 (0.77%) JUnit
11 3 (0.77%) Mercurial
11 3 (0.77%) Sonatype Nexus
11 3 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 30 (7.73%) Finance
2 21 (5.41%) Banking
3 20 (5.15%) Games
4 16 (4.12%) Publishing
5 11 (2.84%) Retail
6 6 (1.55%) Marketing
7 5 (1.29%) Automotive
8 3 (0.77%) Back Office
8 3 (0.77%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.26%) Advertising
9 1 (0.26%) Electronics
9 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.26%) International Banking
9 1 (0.26%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.26%) Legal
9 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 359 (92.53%) Developer
2 280 (72.16%) iOS Developer
3 71 (18.30%) Objective-C Developer
4 62 (15.98%) Senior Developer
5 49 (12.63%) Senior iOS Developer
6 44 (11.34%) Mobile Developer
7 42 (10.82%) Applications Developer
8 26 (6.70%) Android Developer
9 20 (5.15%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 16 (4.12%) iOS Android Developer
10 16 (4.12%) Software Developer
11 15 (3.87%) Agile Developer
12 13 (3.35%) C++ Developer
13 10 (2.58%) Software Engineer
14 9 (2.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 9 (2.32%) Senior Software Developer
15 8 (2.06%) Programmer
16 7 (1.80%) E-Commerce Developer
16 7 (1.80%) Games Developer
16 7 (1.80%) iOS Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (30.15%) Cocoa
2 68 (17.53%) RESTful
3 53 (13.66%) Cocoa Touch
3 53 (13.66%) JSON
4 52 (13.40%) HTML
5 50 (12.89%) Web Services
6 49 (12.63%) iOS SDK
7 47 (12.11%) REST
8 41 (10.57%) CSS
9 33 (8.51%) XML
10 28 (7.22%) HTML5
11 27 (6.96%) SOAP
12 26 (6.70%) .NET
13 20 (5.15%) AngularJS
13 20 (5.15%) Core Animation
13 20 (5.15%) UIKit
14 19 (4.90%) Android SDK
15 17 (4.38%) CSS3
16 16 (4.12%) jQuery
17 13 (3.35%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 117 (30.15%) Mobile App
2 88 (22.68%) User Experience
3 71 (18.30%) iPhone
4 62 (15.98%) iPad
5 43 (11.08%) Computer Science
6 21 (5.41%) Animation
7 19 (4.90%) Smartphone
8 16 (4.12%) Fintech
9 10 (2.58%) Embedded Systems
10 9 (2.32%) Digital Media
10 9 (2.32%) Social Media
11 8 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (1.80%) Data Structures
12 7 (1.80%) Mobile Payment
13 5 (1.29%) NHS
13 5 (1.29%) Streaming Video
14 4 (1.03%) Algorithms
14 4 (1.03%) Mobile Banking
14 4 (1.03%) Over-the-Top Content
14 4 (1.03%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 341 (87.89%) Apple iOS
2 90 (23.20%) Android
3 19 (4.90%) Windows
4 15 (3.87%) Linux
5 10 (2.58%) Mac OS X
6 7 (1.80%) Mac OS
7 6 (1.55%) Windows 7
8 4 (1.03%) AIX
8 4 (1.03%) Unix
8 4 (1.03%) Windows Mobile
8 4 (1.03%) Windows Vista
8 4 (1.03%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.77%) Windows 10
9 3 (0.77%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.52%) CentOS
10 2 (0.52%) Solaris
11 1 (0.26%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.26%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 309 (79.64%) iOS Development
2 207 (53.35%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (29.12%) Mobile Development
4 112 (28.87%) TDD
5 95 (24.48%) Scrum
6 72 (18.56%) BDD
6 72 (18.56%) OO
7 67 (17.27%) Unit Testing
8 53 (13.66%) Android Development
9 42 (10.82%) E-Commerce
10 39 (10.05%) Continuous Integration
11 36 (9.28%) OOP
12 32 (8.25%) Software Engineering
13 30 (7.73%) OOD
14 22 (5.67%) Mentoring
15 20 (5.15%) Multithreading
16 19 (4.90%) Web Development
17 18 (4.64%) Mobile Application Development
18 17 (4.38%) Continuous Delivery
19 13 (3.35%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 187 (48.20%) Apple Swift
2 102 (26.29%) Java
3 71 (18.30%) JavaScript
4 49 (12.63%) C++
5 41 (10.57%) C#
6 36 (9.28%) C
7 22 (5.67%) Ruby
8 20 (5.15%) Python
8 20 (5.15%) SQL
9 15 (3.87%) PHP
10 10 (2.58%) R
11 9 (2.32%) MATLAB
12 6 (1.55%) ActionScript
13 5 (1.29%) Clojure
14 4 (1.03%) Groovy
15 3 (0.77%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.52%) Perl
16 2 (0.52%) Scala
16 2 (0.52%) VB
17 1 (0.26%) VC++
Qualifications
1 50 (12.89%) Degree
2 1 (0.26%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.93%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.52%) Docker
1 2 (0.52%) Squid
1 2 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.26%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.52%) AirWatch
2 2 (0.52%) yum
Vendors
1 55 (14.18%) Apple
2 10 (2.58%) Google
3 7 (1.80%) ION Trading
3 7 (1.80%) Xamarin
4 3 (0.77%) Microsoft
4 3 (0.77%) Oracle
4 3 (0.77%) Zend
5 2 (0.52%) Adobe
5 2 (0.52%) Appcelerator
5 2 (0.52%) Atlassian
5 2 (0.52%) Facebook
5 2 (0.52%) IBM
5 2 (0.52%) Kony
5 2 (0.52%) Sencha
5 2 (0.52%) Sitecore
5 2 (0.52%) Sun
5 2 (0.52%) Twitter
5 2 (0.52%) VMware
6 1 (0.26%) PayPal
6 1 (0.26%) Telerik
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