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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Objective-C
Rank 398 349 346
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -3
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 228 294 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.47% 0.58% 0.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.20% 1.51% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 198 186
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 £318 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £487
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 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
19051 19511 18474
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 39.12% 38.44% 37.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 13280 13275 12210
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 412 395 402
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.23 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.73% +6.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.85 £19.16 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.30 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +3.49%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 -6 147 £475 +11.76% 67
South East +5 31 £440 +17.33% 15
South West -27 16 £419 +1.51% 6
North West -20 14 £418 +14.38% 10
Yorkshire +3 10 £425 +41.66% 6
East Midlands -2 4 £300 -17.24% 6
West Midlands -23 3 £281 -26.22% 9
North East - 3 £313 - 1
East of England +8 1 £225 -50.00% 15
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 369 (88.28%) Apple iOS
2 336 (80.38%) iOS Development
3 228 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 201 (48.09%) Apple Swift
5 144 (34.45%) Xcode
6 137 (32.78%) Cocoa
7 135 (32.30%) Mobile App
8 127 (30.38%) TDD
9 126 (30.14%) Mobile Development
10 110 (26.32%) Scrum
11 107 (25.60%) Java
12 94 (22.49%) User Experience
13 88 (21.05%) Android
14 82 (19.62%) Unit Testing
14 82 (19.62%) BDD
15 80 (19.14%) JavaScript
16 78 (18.66%) iPhone
17 72 (17.22%) OO
17 72 (17.22%) Cocoa Touch
18 69 (16.51%) iPad
18 69 (16.51%) Apple
18 69 (16.51%) RESTful
19 68 (16.27%) Web Services
20 65 (15.55%) Git (software)
20 65 (15.55%) REST
21 61 (14.59%) JSON
22 57 (13.64%) Degree
23 54 (12.92%) HTML
23 54 (12.92%) E-Commerce
24 51 (12.20%) Continuous Integration

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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 12 (2.87%) CMS
2 9 (2.15%) SAS
3 3 (0.72%) Apache
4 2 (0.48%) GlassFish
4 2 (0.48%) JBoss
4 2 (0.48%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (0.48%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.48%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.48%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.24%) Apache Qpid
5 1 (0.24%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.24%) IIS
5 1 (0.24%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (2.87%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.96%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.11%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.39%) TestFlight
3 8 (1.91%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (1.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.44%) GitHub
5 5 (1.20%) iTunes
6 3 (0.72%) Google Play
7 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.39%) HTTP
2 8 (1.91%) Network Security
3 4 (0.96%) Internet
4 3 (0.72%) Bluetooth
4 3 (0.72%) MQTT
4 3 (0.72%) SSL
5 1 (0.24%) DNS
5 1 (0.24%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.24%) RIP
5 1 (0.24%) Skype
5 1 (0.24%) SNMP
5 1 (0.24%) SSH
5 1 (0.24%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (3.59%) SQLite
2 12 (2.87%) MongoDB
2 12 (2.87%) MySQL
3 9 (2.15%) CouchDB
4 8 (1.91%) Amazon RDS
4 8 (1.91%) Azure SQL Database
4 8 (1.91%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (1.20%) NoSQL
6 4 (0.96%) Big Data
6 4 (0.96%) Relational Database
6 4 (0.96%) SQL Server
7 2 (0.48%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (0.48%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.24%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.24%) DataStage
8 1 (0.24%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.24%) Redis
8 1 (0.24%) Riak
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 144 (34.45%) Xcode
2 65 (15.55%) Git (software)
3 37 (8.85%) Jenkins
4 18 (4.31%) Gradle
5 16 (3.83%) Ant
6 15 (3.59%) JIRA
7 14 (3.35%) Subversion
8 13 (3.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 10 (2.39%) CocoaPods
10 9 (2.15%) Android Studio
10 9 (2.15%) Bitbucket
11 6 (1.44%) Maven
12 5 (1.20%) Eclipse
13 4 (0.96%) Cucumber
14 3 (0.72%) Appcelerator Titanium
14 3 (0.72%) Mercurial
14 3 (0.72%) Sonatype Nexus
15 2 (0.48%) Appium
15 2 (0.48%) git-flow
15 2 (0.48%) Travis CI
General
1 30 (7.18%) Finance
2 24 (5.74%) Banking
3 20 (4.78%) Games
3 20 (4.78%) Publishing
4 13 (3.11%) Retail
5 7 (1.67%) Telecoms
6 4 (0.96%) Automotive
7 3 (0.72%) Back Office
7 3 (0.72%) Marketing
8 1 (0.24%) Advertising
8 1 (0.24%) Electronics
8 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.24%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.24%) Legal
8 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.24%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 384 (91.87%) Developer
2 308 (73.68%) iOS Developer
3 80 (19.14%) Objective-C Developer
4 72 (17.22%) Senior Developer
5 59 (14.11%) Senior iOS Developer
6 47 (11.24%) Mobile Developer
7 39 (9.33%) Applications Developer
8 29 (6.94%) Android Developer
9 19 (4.55%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 17 (4.07%) iOS Android Developer
10 17 (4.07%) Software Developer
11 16 (3.83%) Agile Developer
12 13 (3.11%) C++ Developer
13 12 (2.87%) E-Commerce Developer
14 11 (2.63%) Software Engineer
15 9 (2.15%) Programmer
15 9 (2.15%) Senior Software Developer
16 8 (1.91%) iOS Programmer
16 8 (1.91%) Senior DevOps
17 7 (1.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (32.78%) Cocoa
2 72 (17.22%) Cocoa Touch
3 69 (16.51%) RESTful
4 68 (16.27%) Web Services
5 65 (15.55%) REST
6 61 (14.59%) JSON
7 54 (12.92%) HTML
8 49 (11.72%) iOS SDK
9 45 (10.77%) CSS
10 37 (8.85%) XML
11 33 (7.89%) HTML5
11 33 (7.89%) SOAP
12 27 (6.46%) .NET
12 27 (6.46%) Core Animation
13 23 (5.50%) UIKit
14 21 (5.02%) CSS3
14 21 (5.02%) OpenGL
15 20 (4.78%) AngularJS
16 15 (3.59%) jQuery
17 14 (3.35%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 135 (32.30%) Mobile App
2 94 (22.49%) User Experience
3 78 (18.66%) iPhone
4 69 (16.51%) iPad
5 48 (11.48%) Computer Science
6 28 (6.70%) Animation
7 19 (4.55%) Smartphone
8 16 (3.83%) Digital Media
9 15 (3.59%) Fintech
10 10 (2.39%) Embedded Systems
11 8 (1.91%) Mathematics
11 8 (1.91%) NHS
12 7 (1.67%) Augmented Reality
12 7 (1.67%) Data Structures
12 7 (1.67%) Mobile Banking
12 7 (1.67%) Mobile Payment
12 7 (1.67%) Social Media
13 6 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (1.44%) GPGPU
14 5 (1.20%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 369 (88.28%) Apple iOS
2 88 (21.05%) Android
3 18 (4.31%) Windows
4 10 (2.39%) Linux
4 10 (2.39%) Mac OS X
5 6 (1.44%) Mac OS
5 6 (1.44%) Windows 7
6 5 (1.20%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (0.96%) Unix
8 3 (0.72%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.72%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.48%) Solaris
9 2 (0.48%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.24%) AIX
10 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.24%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.24%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 336 (80.38%) iOS Development
2 228 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 127 (30.38%) TDD
4 126 (30.14%) Mobile Development
5 110 (26.32%) Scrum
6 82 (19.62%) BDD
6 82 (19.62%) Unit Testing
7 72 (17.22%) OO
8 54 (12.92%) E-Commerce
9 51 (12.20%) Android Development
9 51 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
10 36 (8.61%) OOP
10 36 (8.61%) Software Engineering
11 31 (7.42%) OOD
12 22 (5.26%) Mentoring
13 19 (4.55%) Continuous Delivery
13 19 (4.55%) Web Development
14 17 (4.07%) Mobile Application Development
15 14 (3.35%) Kanban
15 14 (3.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 201 (48.09%) Apple Swift
2 107 (25.60%) Java
3 80 (19.14%) JavaScript
4 50 (11.96%) C++
5 49 (11.72%) C#
6 37 (8.85%) C
7 22 (5.26%) Ruby
7 22 (5.26%) SQL
8 16 (3.83%) PHP
8 16 (3.83%) Python
9 11 (2.63%) R
10 9 (2.15%) MATLAB
11 8 (1.91%) Clojure
12 5 (1.20%) ActionScript
13 4 (0.96%) Groovy
14 2 (0.48%) ActionScript 3.0
14 2 (0.48%) F#
14 2 (0.48%) Perl
14 2 (0.48%) Scala
15 1 (0.24%) VC++
Qualifications
1 57 (13.64%) Degree
2 1 (0.24%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 3 (0.72%) Docker
2 2 (0.48%) Squid
2 2 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.24%) Shibboleth
3 1 (0.24%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 4 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.48%) AirWatch
2 2 (0.48%) yum
3 1 (0.24%) Graphite
3 1 (0.24%) Puppet
3 1 (0.24%) StatsD
Vendors
1 69 (16.51%) Apple
2 10 (2.39%) Google
3 8 (1.91%) ION Trading
4 5 (1.20%) Xamarin
5 3 (0.72%) Microsoft
5 3 (0.72%) Sencha
6 2 (0.48%) Appcelerator
6 2 (0.48%) Atlassian
6 2 (0.48%) Facebook
6 2 (0.48%) IBM
6 2 (0.48%) Kony
6 2 (0.48%) Oracle
6 2 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.48%) Sun
6 2 (0.48%) Twitter
6 2 (0.48%) VMware
7 1 (0.24%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.24%) hybris
7 1 (0.24%) Talend
7 1 (0.24%) TIBCO
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