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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Objective-C
Rank 422 410 359
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -51
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 174 187 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.37% 0.40% 0.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.95% 1.05% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 119 173
Average daily rate £400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
18224 17823 17034
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.62% 37.85% 37.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 12493 11941 10865
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 493 415 470
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £19.73 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.68 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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

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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 10 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Objective-C within the England region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +8 101 £425 +6.25% 57
South East +1 28 £350 -6.66% 19
North West -14 17 £350 - 8
East of England +4 9 £388 +29.16% 2
West Midlands -7 7 £275 -15.38% 10
East Midlands -21 5 £275 -18.51% 3
South West +1 4 £450 +28.57% 5
Yorkshire -21 2 £415 +3.75% 4
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 378 (82.89%) Apple iOS
2 359 (78.73%) iOS Development
3 246 (53.95%) Agile Software Development
4 184 (40.35%) Apple Swift
5 136 (29.82%) TDD
6 120 (26.32%) Xcode
7 117 (25.66%) Cocoa
8 106 (23.25%) Mobile App
9 103 (22.59%) Android
10 102 (22.37%) Java
11 90 (19.74%) HTML
11 90 (19.74%) Mobile Development
12 89 (19.52%) BDD
12 89 (19.52%) JavaScript
13 86 (18.86%) Scrum
14 83 (18.20%) User Experience
15 82 (17.98%) Git (software)
16 81 (17.76%) JSON
17 75 (16.45%) C++
17 75 (16.45%) OO
18 74 (16.23%) Software Engineering
19 72 (15.79%) Web Services
20 70 (15.35%) Android Development
21 69 (15.13%) iPhone
22 68 (14.91%) Apple
23 65 (14.25%) Cocoa Touch
24 64 (14.04%) iOS SDK
25 60 (13.16%) REST
26 59 (12.94%) RESTful
26 59 (12.94%) XML

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 17 (3.73%) Node.js
2 14 (3.07%) CMS
3 6 (1.32%) IIS
4 5 (1.10%) Umbraco
5 3 (0.66%) WordPress
6 2 (0.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (0.44%) Apache Solr
6 2 (0.44%) concrete5
6 2 (0.44%) Drupal
6 2 (0.44%) ExpressionEngine
6 2 (0.44%) Joomla!
6 2 (0.44%) SAS
6 2 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.22%) Confluence
7 1 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.22%) JBoss
7 1 (0.22%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (0.88%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.66%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (0.66%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.44%) 3ds Max
3 2 (0.44%) Acrobat
3 2 (0.44%) GIMP
3 2 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (0.44%) Magento
1 2 (0.44%) Payment Gateway
1 2 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.29%) GitHub
2 8 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (0.44%) MailChimp
4 1 (0.22%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.07%) HTTP
2 5 (1.10%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (0.88%) iBeacon
3 4 (0.88%) Internet
4 2 (0.44%) Firewall
4 2 (0.44%) RTSP
4 2 (0.44%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.22%) 4G
5 1 (0.22%) Network Security
5 1 (0.22%) NFC
5 1 (0.22%) Skype
5 1 (0.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (3.29%) SQLite
2 13 (2.85%) SQL Server
3 10 (2.19%) MongoDB
3 10 (2.19%) MySQL
4 7 (1.54%) NoSQL
5 6 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (0.88%) Big Data
6 4 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.44%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (0.44%) CouchDB
8 2 (0.44%) Redis
9 1 (0.22%) HBase
9 1 (0.22%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.22%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 120 (26.32%) Xcode
2 82 (17.98%) Git (software)
3 57 (12.50%) Subversion
4 16 (3.51%) JIRA
5 13 (2.85%) Jenkins
6 9 (1.97%) CocoaPods
6 9 (1.97%) Visual Studio
7 8 (1.75%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 7 (1.54%) Appium
8 7 (1.54%) Eclipse
9 6 (1.32%) Calabash
10 5 (1.10%) Mercurial
10 5 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (1.10%) TeamCity
11 4 (0.88%) Ant
11 4 (0.88%) Cucumber
12 3 (0.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (0.66%) Gradle
12 3 (0.66%) JUnit
12 3 (0.66%) Maven
General
1 39 (8.55%) Finance
2 28 (6.14%) Games
3 21 (4.61%) Banking
4 20 (4.39%) Publishing
5 14 (3.07%) Retail
6 8 (1.75%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.54%) Electronics
8 5 (1.10%) Marketing
9 4 (0.88%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.66%) Advertising
10 3 (0.66%) Automotive
11 2 (0.44%) Legal
12 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.22%) International Banking
12 1 (0.22%) Law
12 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 423 (92.76%) Developer
2 339 (74.34%) iOS Developer
3 82 (17.98%) Objective-C Developer
4 72 (15.79%) Senior Developer
5 64 (14.04%) Senior iOS Developer
6 61 (13.38%) Applications Developer
7 45 (9.87%) Android Developer
8 34 (7.46%) Mobile Developer
9 33 (7.24%) iOS Android Developer
10 24 (5.26%) Java Developer
10 24 (5.26%) Mobile Applications Developer
11 16 (3.51%) C++ Developer
12 14 (3.07%) iPhone Developer
13 12 (2.63%) Agile Developer
13 12 (2.63%) Lead Developer
13 12 (2.63%) Lead iOS Developer
13 12 (2.63%) Programmer
13 12 (2.63%) Software Engineer
14 11 (2.41%) iOS Programmer
15 9 (1.97%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (25.66%) Cocoa
2 90 (19.74%) HTML
3 81 (17.76%) JSON
4 72 (15.79%) Web Services
5 65 (14.25%) Cocoa Touch
6 64 (14.04%) iOS SDK
7 60 (13.16%) REST
8 59 (12.94%) RESTful
8 59 (12.94%) XML
9 56 (12.28%) HTML5
10 48 (10.53%) CSS
11 39 (8.55%) .NET
12 37 (8.11%) jQuery
13 32 (7.02%) AngularJS
14 30 (6.58%) SOAP
15 26 (5.70%) Core Animation
16 23 (5.04%) Android SDK
16 23 (5.04%) CSS3
17 17 (3.73%) UIKit
18 16 (3.51%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 106 (23.25%) Mobile App
2 83 (18.20%) User Experience
3 69 (15.13%) iPhone
4 42 (9.21%) iPad
5 30 (6.58%) Animation
6 18 (3.95%) Computer Science
7 14 (3.07%) Streaming Video
8 13 (2.85%) Fintech
9 9 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (1.97%) Mobile Payment
9 9 (1.97%) Social Media
10 8 (1.75%) Data Structures
10 8 (1.75%) Digital Media
11 7 (1.54%) Algorithms
12 5 (1.10%) Apple TV
12 5 (1.10%) Blackberry
12 5 (1.10%) Cryptography
12 5 (1.10%) Online Games
12 5 (1.10%) Smartphone
12 5 (1.10%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 378 (82.89%) Apple iOS
2 103 (22.59%) Android
3 43 (9.43%) Windows
4 26 (5.70%) Linux
5 18 (3.95%) Mac OS
6 16 (3.51%) AIX
7 15 (3.29%) Windows Vista
7 15 (3.29%) Windows XP
8 9 (1.97%) Mac OS X
9 6 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (1.10%) Windows Mobile
11 4 (0.88%) Windows 7
11 4 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.44%) CentOS
12 2 (0.44%) Windows Server
13 1 (0.22%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 359 (78.73%) iOS Development
2 246 (53.95%) Agile Software Development
3 136 (29.82%) TDD
4 90 (19.74%) Mobile Development
5 89 (19.52%) BDD
6 86 (18.86%) Scrum
7 75 (16.45%) OO
8 74 (16.23%) Software Engineering
9 70 (15.35%) Android Development
10 56 (12.28%) Continuous Integration
11 52 (11.40%) E-Commerce
12 50 (10.96%) OOP
13 44 (9.65%) Unit Testing
14 29 (6.36%) Multithreading
15 21 (4.61%) OOD
16 20 (4.39%) Mobile Application Development
16 20 (4.39%) MVC
16 20 (4.39%) SDLC
17 16 (3.51%) Project Management
17 16 (3.51%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 184 (40.35%) Apple Swift
2 102 (22.37%) Java
3 89 (19.52%) JavaScript
4 75 (16.45%) C++
5 42 (9.21%) C#
6 39 (8.55%) C
7 28 (6.14%) Python
7 28 (6.14%) SQL
8 22 (4.82%) PHP
9 21 (4.61%) Ruby
10 4 (0.88%) Groovy
10 4 (0.88%) VB.NET
11 3 (0.66%) Bash Shell
11 3 (0.66%) R
11 3 (0.66%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.44%) ActionScript
12 2 (0.44%) MATLAB
12 2 (0.44%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.44%) Scala
12 2 (0.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 34 (7.46%) Degree
2 4 (0.88%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.66%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.22%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.85%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (0.66%) yum
2 2 (0.44%) AirWatch
2 2 (0.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 68 (14.91%) Apple
2 20 (4.39%) Xamarin
3 7 (1.54%) Google
3 7 (1.54%) Oracle
3 7 (1.54%) Zend
4 6 (1.32%) Appcelerator
5 5 (1.10%) ION Trading
5 5 (1.10%) Microsoft
6 3 (0.66%) Adobe
6 3 (0.66%) EPiServer
6 3 (0.66%) OpenText
6 3 (0.66%) SAP
6 3 (0.66%) Twitter
7 2 (0.44%) Facebook
7 2 (0.44%) Kony
7 2 (0.44%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.22%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.22%) PayPal
8 1 (0.22%) Perforce
8 1 (0.22%) Telerik
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