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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Objective-C
Rank 369 379 320
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -59
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 273 287 309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.55% 0.54% 0.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.37% 1.41% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 235 198
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £452
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £356
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +12.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Median hourly rate £16.66 £31.00 £39.28
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.27% -21.06%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.00 £26.53
% change year-on-year
- +16.87%
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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
19955 20385 19051
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 40.32% 38.53% 37.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 13803 13880 12288
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 411 448 379
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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

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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 27 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Objective-C within the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 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 -7 161 £450 - 64
North West +20 28 £428 +14.00% 15
South West +2 25 £500 +21.21% 7
South East +4 20 £350 -6.66% 5
East of England +31 13 £350 -17.64% 9
Yorkshire +7 12 £394 +31.25% 3
West Midlands -37 8 £375 - 6
East Midlands -1 3 £300 +4.34% 6
North East -22 2 £338 - 1
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Objective-C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 442 (89.29%) Apple iOS
2 394 (79.60%) iOS Development
3 287 (57.98%) Agile Software Development
4 247 (49.90%) Apple Swift
5 176 (35.56%) TDD
6 174 (35.15%) Cocoa
7 169 (34.14%) Xcode
8 158 (31.92%) Mobile App
9 154 (31.11%) Mobile Development
10 140 (28.28%) Scrum
11 133 (26.87%) Java
12 122 (24.65%) Android
13 119 (24.04%) BDD
14 115 (23.23%) User Experience
15 105 (21.21%) Unit Testing
16 104 (21.01%) JavaScript
17 97 (19.60%) iPhone
18 92 (18.59%) Git (software)
19 91 (18.38%) RESTful
20 89 (17.98%) iPad
21 88 (17.78%) OO
22 86 (17.37%) Apple
23 85 (17.17%) REST
23 85 (17.17%) Cocoa Touch
23 85 (17.17%) Web Services
24 76 (15.35%) E-Commerce
24 76 (15.35%) JSON
25 73 (14.75%) HTML
26 69 (13.94%) Degree
26 69 (13.94%) Software Engineering

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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 9 (1.82%) SAS
2 7 (1.41%) CMS
3 4 (0.81%) Apache
4 2 (0.40%) Apache ServiceMix
4 2 (0.40%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (0.40%) Confluence
4 2 (0.40%) GlassFish
4 2 (0.40%) JBoss
4 2 (0.40%) Marvel
4 2 (0.40%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (0.40%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.40%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.40%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.20%) Apache Qpid
5 1 (0.20%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.20%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.20%) IIS
5 1 (0.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (2.63%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.81%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.40%) Adobe After Effects
3 2 (0.40%) Pixate
4 1 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.20%) InDesign
4 1 (0.20%) InVision
Business Applications
1 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (4.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (3.84%) TestFlight
4 13 (2.63%) GitHub
5 9 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (1.82%) Google Play
6 6 (1.21%) iTunes
7 3 (0.61%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.40%) CloudBees
8 2 (0.40%) Google App Engine
8 2 (0.40%) Heroku
8 2 (0.40%) IaaS
8 2 (0.40%) OpenShift
8 2 (0.40%) PaaS
9 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 26 (5.25%) HTTP
2 15 (3.03%) Internet
3 13 (2.63%) Network Security
4 4 (0.81%) Softphone
4 4 (0.81%) VoIP
5 3 (0.61%) Bluetooth
6 2 (0.40%) MQTT
6 2 (0.40%) SSL
7 1 (0.20%) DNS
7 1 (0.20%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.20%) RIP
7 1 (0.20%) Skype
7 1 (0.20%) SNMP
7 1 (0.20%) SSH
7 1 (0.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (5.45%) SQLite
2 24 (4.85%) MySQL
3 23 (4.65%) MongoDB
4 18 (3.64%) CouchDB
5 17 (3.43%) Azure SQL Database
6 9 (1.82%) Amazon RDS
6 9 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (1.21%) NoSQL
8 5 (1.01%) SQL Server
9 3 (0.61%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.40%) Big Data
10 2 (0.40%) DB2
10 2 (0.40%) Mixpanel
11 1 (0.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.20%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.20%) DataStage
11 1 (0.20%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.20%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.20%) Redis
11 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 169 (34.14%) Xcode
2 92 (18.59%) Git (software)
3 44 (8.89%) Jenkins
4 28 (5.66%) Subversion
5 20 (4.04%) JIRA
6 14 (2.83%) CocoaPods
6 14 (2.83%) Cucumber
6 14 (2.83%) Gradle
6 14 (2.83%) JUnit
7 12 (2.42%) Android Studio
7 12 (2.42%) Ant
8 9 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 9 (1.82%) Bitbucket
8 9 (1.82%) Hudson
8 9 (1.82%) Maven
9 7 (1.41%) Calabash
10 6 (1.21%) Eclipse
10 6 (1.21%) Mercurial
10 6 (1.21%) SpecFlow
11 4 (0.81%) TeamCity
General
1 29 (5.86%) Games
2 23 (4.65%) Retail
3 21 (4.24%) Banking
4 19 (3.84%) Finance
4 19 (3.84%) Publishing
5 10 (2.02%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.01%) Marketing
7 2 (0.40%) Advertising
7 2 (0.40%) Back Office
7 2 (0.40%) Music Industry
7 2 (0.40%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.20%) Electronics
8 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 434 (87.68%) Developer
2 356 (71.92%) iOS Developer
3 86 (17.37%) Objective-C Developer
4 82 (16.57%) Senior Developer
5 71 (14.34%) Senior iOS Developer
6 53 (10.71%) Mobile Developer
7 40 (8.08%) Android Developer
8 30 (6.06%) Applications Developer
9 22 (4.44%) iOS Android Developer
10 16 (3.23%) Agile Developer
10 16 (3.23%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 16 (3.23%) Software Engineer
11 14 (2.83%) Software Developer
12 13 (2.63%) E-Commerce Developer
13 11 (2.22%) C++ Developer
14 10 (2.02%) Java Developer
14 10 (2.02%) Lead Developer
15 9 (1.82%) Games Developer
15 9 (1.82%) JavaScript Developer
15 9 (1.82%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (35.15%) Cocoa
2 91 (18.38%) RESTful
3 85 (17.17%) Cocoa Touch
3 85 (17.17%) REST
3 85 (17.17%) Web Services
4 76 (15.35%) JSON
5 73 (14.75%) HTML
6 64 (12.93%) iOS SDK
7 60 (12.12%) Core Data
8 58 (11.72%) CSS
9 54 (10.91%) XML
10 47 (9.49%) HTML5
11 46 (9.29%) SOAP
12 40 (8.08%) UIKit
13 29 (5.86%) CSS3
14 28 (5.66%) Core Animation
15 23 (4.65%) AngularJS
16 19 (3.84%) .NET
16 19 (3.84%) Android SDK
17 18 (3.64%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 158 (31.92%) Mobile App
2 115 (23.23%) User Experience
3 97 (19.60%) iPhone
4 89 (17.98%) iPad
5 65 (13.13%) Computer Science
6 27 (5.45%) Animation
7 24 (4.85%) Digital Media
8 16 (3.23%) Smartphone
9 15 (3.03%) Fintech
9 15 (3.03%) Mathematics
10 9 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (1.82%) Mobile Banking
10 9 (1.82%) Social Media
11 8 (1.62%) Apple TV
11 8 (1.62%) Augmented Reality
11 8 (1.62%) Embedded Systems
11 8 (1.62%) NHS
12 6 (1.21%) GPGPU
13 5 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (1.01%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 442 (89.29%) Apple iOS
2 122 (24.65%) Android
3 15 (3.03%) Windows
4 12 (2.42%) Linux
5 10 (2.02%) Mac OS X
6 8 (1.62%) Unix
6 8 (1.62%) Windows Mobile
7 6 (1.21%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.40%) Solaris
8 2 (0.40%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.20%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.20%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.20%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 394 (79.60%) iOS Development
2 287 (57.98%) Agile Software Development
3 176 (35.56%) TDD
4 154 (31.11%) Mobile Development
5 140 (28.28%) Scrum
6 119 (24.04%) BDD
7 105 (21.21%) Unit Testing
8 88 (17.78%) OO
9 76 (15.35%) E-Commerce
10 69 (13.94%) Software Engineering
11 67 (13.54%) Continuous Integration
12 62 (12.53%) Android Development
13 42 (8.48%) OOP
14 37 (7.47%) OOD
15 34 (6.87%) Web Development
16 28 (5.66%) Test Automation
17 27 (5.45%) Mobile Application Development
18 24 (4.85%) Automated Testing
19 22 (4.44%) Mentoring
19 22 (4.44%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 247 (49.90%) Apple Swift
2 133 (26.87%) Java
3 104 (21.01%) JavaScript
4 55 (11.11%) C#
4 55 (11.11%) C++
5 41 (8.28%) SQL
6 39 (7.88%) C
7 24 (4.85%) Ruby
8 18 (3.64%) PHP
9 17 (3.43%) Python
10 12 (2.42%) R
11 9 (1.82%) Clojure
12 6 (1.21%) ActionScript
12 6 (1.21%) MATLAB
13 4 (0.81%) Go
13 4 (0.81%) SPARQL
14 3 (0.61%) ActionScript 3.0
14 3 (0.61%) VBA
15 2 (0.40%) Perl
15 2 (0.40%) Scala
Qualifications
1 69 (13.94%) Degree
2 1 (0.20%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.84%) QA
2 3 (0.61%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 5 (1.01%) Docker
2 2 (0.40%) Squid
2 2 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.20%) Shibboleth
3 1 (0.20%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 7 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.81%) yum
3 2 (0.40%) Puppet
4 1 (0.20%) Graphite
4 1 (0.20%) StatsD
Vendors
1 86 (17.37%) Apple
2 14 (2.83%) Google
3 9 (1.82%) Xamarin
4 6 (1.21%) ION Trading
4 6 (1.21%) Oracle
5 4 (0.81%) Sencha
6 3 (0.61%) Adobe
6 3 (0.61%) Microsoft
6 3 (0.61%) Telerik
7 2 (0.40%) Appcelerator
7 2 (0.40%) IBM
7 2 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.40%) Sun
7 2 (0.40%) VMware
8 1 (0.20%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.20%) Endeca
8 1 (0.20%) Facebook
8 1 (0.20%) hybris
8 1 (0.20%) Talend
8 1 (0.20%) Twitter
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