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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Objective-C
Rank 358 352 349
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 284 296 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.57% 0.56% 0.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.40% 1.46% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 249 189
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £315 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £355
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +9.15%
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
20344 20270 19472
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 41.08% 38.50% 36.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 14099 13953 12773
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 430 478 389
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.34 £17.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.23 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 -6 164 £438 -2.77% 60
North West +14 28 £426 +15.20% 17
South West +26 26 £488 +14.70% 7
Yorkshire +27 19 £363 +20.83% 6
South East -7 15 £375 -0.66% 3
East of England +16 13 £350 +12.00% 7
West Midlands -30 10 £375 -4.76% 1
East Midlands -7 5 £375 -11.76% 6
North East -17 1 £338 - 1
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Objective-C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 460 (90.37%) Apple iOS
2 415 (81.53%) iOS Development
3 306 (60.12%) Agile Software Development
4 282 (55.40%) Apple Swift
5 194 (38.11%) TDD
6 176 (34.58%) Cocoa
7 165 (32.42%) Mobile App
8 162 (31.83%) Mobile Development
9 154 (30.26%) Scrum
10 149 (29.27%) Xcode
11 146 (28.68%) Android
12 130 (25.54%) BDD
13 121 (23.77%) Java
14 119 (23.38%) User Experience
15 108 (21.22%) Git (software)
16 106 (20.83%) JavaScript
17 102 (20.04%) Unit Testing
18 101 (19.84%) RESTful
19 92 (18.07%) Web Services
20 91 (17.88%) Cocoa Touch
21 90 (17.68%) OO
21 90 (17.68%) iPhone
22 87 (17.09%) REST
22 87 (17.09%) Android Development
23 86 (16.90%) Apple
24 81 (15.91%) iPad
25 79 (15.52%) JSON
26 78 (15.32%) Continuous Integration
26 78 (15.32%) HTML
27 77 (15.13%) E-Commerce

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 5 (0.98%) SAS
2 4 (0.79%) Apache
3 3 (0.59%) CMS
3 3 (0.59%) Confluence
4 2 (0.39%) Apache ServiceMix
4 2 (0.39%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (0.39%) GlassFish
4 2 (0.39%) JBoss
4 2 (0.39%) Marvel
4 2 (0.39%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (0.39%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.39%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.39%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.20%) Apache Qpid
5 1 (0.20%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 12 (2.36%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.98%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.39%) Adobe After Effects
3 2 (0.39%) InDesign
3 2 (0.39%) Pixate
4 1 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.20%) InVision
Business Applications
1 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (4.72%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (4.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (4.32%) TestFlight
4 12 (2.36%) GitHub
4 12 (2.36%) Google Play
5 9 (1.77%) iTunes
6 8 (1.57%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.59%) Heroku
8 2 (0.39%) CloudBees
8 2 (0.39%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.39%) Google App Engine
8 2 (0.39%) IaaS
8 2 (0.39%) OpenShift
8 2 (0.39%) PaaS
9 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 26 (5.11%) HTTP
2 20 (3.93%) Internet
3 10 (1.96%) Network Security
4 7 (1.38%) Skype
5 4 (0.79%) Softphone
5 4 (0.79%) VoIP
6 3 (0.59%) Bluetooth
7 2 (0.39%) MQTT
7 2 (0.39%) SSL
8 1 (0.20%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.20%) iBeacon
8 1 (0.20%) RIP
8 1 (0.20%) SNMP
8 1 (0.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (5.30%) MySQL
2 26 (5.11%) SQLite
3 25 (4.91%) MongoDB
4 21 (4.13%) CouchDB
5 20 (3.93%) Azure SQL Database
6 8 (1.57%) Amazon RDS
6 8 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (1.38%) NoSQL
8 4 (0.79%) SQL Server
9 3 (0.59%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.39%) Big Data
10 2 (0.39%) DB2
10 2 (0.39%) Mixpanel
11 1 (0.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.20%) DataStage
11 1 (0.20%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.20%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.20%) Redis
11 1 (0.20%) Riak
11 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 149 (29.27%) Xcode
2 108 (21.22%) Git (software)
3 45 (8.84%) Jenkins
4 35 (6.88%) Subversion
5 24 (4.72%) JIRA
6 15 (2.95%) CocoaPods
6 15 (2.95%) JUnit
7 14 (2.75%) Hudson
7 14 (2.75%) Maven
8 13 (2.55%) Calabash
9 12 (2.36%) Cucumber
10 11 (2.16%) Android Studio
11 9 (1.77%) Bitbucket
12 8 (1.57%) Gradle
13 7 (1.38%) Ant
13 7 (1.38%) Mercurial
14 6 (1.18%) SpecFlow
15 5 (0.98%) Eclipse
16 4 (0.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 4 (0.79%) Selenium
General
1 33 (6.48%) Retail
2 27 (5.30%) Games
3 24 (4.72%) Banking
4 20 (3.93%) Finance
5 19 (3.73%) Publishing
6 13 (2.55%) Marketing
7 10 (1.96%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.59%) Advertising
9 2 (0.39%) Music Industry
9 2 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.39%) Private Banking
9 2 (0.39%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.20%) Back Office
10 1 (0.20%) Electronics
10 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 453 (89.00%) Developer
2 385 (75.64%) iOS Developer
3 86 (16.90%) Senior Developer
4 80 (15.72%) Senior iOS Developer
5 70 (13.75%) Objective-C Developer
6 53 (10.41%) Mobile Developer
7 52 (10.22%) Android Developer
8 36 (7.07%) iOS Android Developer
9 28 (5.50%) Applications Developer
10 17 (3.34%) Mobile Applications Developer
11 14 (2.75%) Software Engineer
12 12 (2.36%) Lead Developer
13 11 (2.16%) E-Commerce Developer
13 11 (2.16%) Java Developer
13 11 (2.16%) Software Developer
14 10 (1.96%) Agile Developer
14 10 (1.96%) C++ Developer
14 10 (1.96%) Java Android Developer
14 10 (1.96%) Lead iOS Developer
15 9 (1.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (34.58%) Cocoa
2 101 (19.84%) RESTful
3 92 (18.07%) Web Services
4 91 (17.88%) Cocoa Touch
5 87 (17.09%) REST
6 79 (15.52%) JSON
7 78 (15.32%) HTML
8 72 (14.15%) Core Data
9 65 (12.77%) CSS
9 65 (12.77%) iOS SDK
10 57 (11.20%) HTML5
11 54 (10.61%) XML
12 43 (8.45%) SOAP
13 41 (8.06%) Core Animation
14 36 (7.07%) CSS3
15 30 (5.89%) UIKit
16 25 (4.91%) Android SDK
17 22 (4.32%) AngularJS
18 18 (3.54%) OpenGL
19 17 (3.34%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 165 (32.42%) Mobile App
2 119 (23.38%) User Experience
3 90 (17.68%) iPhone
4 81 (15.91%) iPad
5 60 (11.79%) Computer Science
6 41 (8.06%) Animation
7 21 (4.13%) Digital Media
7 21 (4.13%) Fintech
8 18 (3.54%) Smartphone
9 15 (2.95%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (2.95%) Mathematics
10 10 (1.96%) Mobile Banking
11 8 (1.57%) Augmented Reality
11 8 (1.57%) Social Media
12 7 (1.38%) Apple TV
12 7 (1.38%) NHS
12 7 (1.38%) Video on Demand
13 6 (1.18%) GPGPU
13 6 (1.18%) mHealth
13 6 (1.18%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 460 (90.37%) Apple iOS
2 146 (28.68%) Android
3 15 (2.95%) Windows
4 13 (2.55%) Linux
5 10 (1.96%) Mac OS X
6 8 (1.57%) Unix
7 7 (1.38%) Mac OS
8 6 (1.18%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (0.59%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.39%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 415 (81.53%) iOS Development
2 306 (60.12%) Agile Software Development
3 194 (38.11%) TDD
4 162 (31.83%) Mobile Development
5 154 (30.26%) Scrum
6 130 (25.54%) BDD
7 102 (20.04%) Unit Testing
8 90 (17.68%) OO
9 87 (17.09%) Android Development
10 78 (15.32%) Continuous Integration
11 77 (15.13%) E-Commerce
12 71 (13.95%) Software Engineering
13 38 (7.47%) OOP
14 35 (6.88%) Automated Testing
14 35 (6.88%) OOD
15 32 (6.29%) Test Automation
16 29 (5.70%) Mobile Application Development
16 29 (5.70%) Pair Programming
16 29 (5.70%) Web Development
17 25 (4.91%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 282 (55.40%) Apple Swift
2 121 (23.77%) Java
3 106 (20.83%) JavaScript
4 51 (10.02%) C++
5 43 (8.45%) C#
5 43 (8.45%) SQL
6 32 (6.29%) C
7 22 (4.32%) Ruby
8 16 (3.14%) PHP
9 13 (2.55%) Python
10 8 (1.57%) Clojure
10 8 (1.57%) R
11 6 (1.18%) SPARQL
12 5 (0.98%) ActionScript
13 4 (0.79%) ActionScript 3.0
13 4 (0.79%) Go
14 3 (0.59%) VBA
15 2 (0.39%) ActionScript 2.0
15 2 (0.39%) MATLAB
15 2 (0.39%) Scala
Qualifications
1 60 (11.79%) Degree
2 1 (0.20%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.96%) QA
2 3 (0.59%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 4 (0.79%) Docker
2 2 (0.39%) Squid
2 2 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.20%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 6 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.79%) yum
3 2 (0.39%) Puppet
4 1 (0.20%) Graphite
4 1 (0.20%) StatsD
Vendors
1 86 (16.90%) Apple
2 16 (3.14%) Google
3 12 (2.36%) Xamarin
4 7 (1.38%) Oracle
5 6 (1.18%) ION Trading
6 4 (0.79%) Adobe
6 4 (0.79%) Sencha
6 4 (0.79%) Twitter
7 3 (0.59%) Kony
7 3 (0.59%) Telerik
8 2 (0.39%) Appcelerator
8 2 (0.39%) Facebook
8 2 (0.39%) IBM
8 2 (0.39%) Sun
8 2 (0.39%) VMware
8 2 (0.39%) WorldPay
9 1 (0.20%) Informatica
9 1 (0.20%) Microsoft
9 1 (0.20%) SAP
9 1 (0.20%) Talend
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