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 22 October 2014 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Objective-C
Rank 342 252 280
Rank change year-on-year
-90 +28
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 265 366 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.51% 0.77% 0.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.36% 1.94% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 245 226
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £470 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +10.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 8
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £32.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £41.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
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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
19554 18830 19381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.28% 39.39% 38.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 13145 12286 11706
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 388 511 659
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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 22 October 2014.

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 22 October 2014. 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
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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 -30 180 £400 -0.49% 57
South East +8 39 £400 +14.28% 21
North West -16 15 £338 +8.00% 15
East Midlands +1 9 £325 +8.33% 1
South West -41 6 £331 -11.66% 7
West Midlands -23 5 £325 -10.34% 2
Yorkshire -14 3 £300 +9.09% 10
East of England -57 2 £350 +16.66% 11
North East - 1 - - 2
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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.

1 477 (83.98%) Apple iOS
2 434 (76.41%) iOS Development
3 234 (41.20%) Agile Software Development
4 197 (34.68%) iPhone
5 187 (32.92%) Xcode
6 185 (32.57%) Mobile App
7 174 (30.63%) Android
8 157 (27.64%) Cocoa
9 151 (26.58%) iPad
10 150 (26.41%) JSON
11 139 (24.47%) JavaScript
12 137 (24.12%) Web Services
13 131 (23.06%) Java
14 130 (22.89%) XML
15 126 (22.18%) OO
16 125 (22.01%) HTML
17 120 (21.13%) TDD
18 111 (19.54%) Git (software)
19 109 (19.19%) RESTful
20 108 (19.01%) Cocoa Touch
21 96 (16.90%) Scrum
22 89 (15.67%) iOS SDK
23 83 (14.61%) User Experience
24 82 (14.44%) Android Development
25 80 (14.08%) Subversion
26 79 (13.91%) HTML5
27 74 (13.03%) Apple
28 72 (12.68%) Continuous Integration
29 68 (11.97%) BDD
30 63 (11.09%) HTTP

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 13 (2.29%) Node.js
2 10 (1.76%) WebSphere
3 6 (1.06%) Apache
4 5 (0.88%) CMS
5 4 (0.70%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.35%) nginx
6 2 (0.35%) Drupal
6 2 (0.35%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.18%) IIS
7 1 (0.18%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.18%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.18%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.18%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (2.11%) Doxygen
2 3 (0.53%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.35%) Blender
4 1 (0.18%) MS Office
4 1 (0.18%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.23%) GitHub
2 3 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.18%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.18%) Heroku
4 1 (0.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (11.09%) HTTP
2 26 (4.58%) VPN
3 19 (3.35%) HTTPS
4 8 (1.41%) VoIP
5 5 (0.88%) SSL
6 4 (0.70%) iBeacon
7 3 (0.53%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.35%) Internet
9 1 (0.18%) DNS
9 1 (0.18%) Firewall
9 1 (0.18%) Wireless
9 1 (0.18%) SAN
9 1 (0.18%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.18%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (5.11%) MySQL
1 29 (5.11%) SQLite
2 6 (1.06%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.53%) Redis
4 2 (0.35%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.35%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (0.35%) CouchDB
4 2 (0.35%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.35%) MS Access
5 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.18%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 187 (32.92%) Xcode
2 111 (19.54%) Git (software)
3 80 (14.08%) Subversion
4 32 (5.63%) Cucumber
5 29 (5.11%) Calabash
6 18 (3.17%) Eclipse
7 16 (2.82%) Robolectric
8 14 (2.46%) Jenkins
9 13 (2.29%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 9 (1.58%) Hudson
11 7 (1.23%) JIRA
11 7 (1.23%) Selenium
12 5 (0.88%) JUnit
12 5 (0.88%) Mercurial
13 4 (0.70%) Jasmine
13 4 (0.70%) WebDriver
13 4 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (0.70%) Ranorex
13 4 (0.70%) Appium
13 4 (0.70%) NUnit
General
1 35 (6.16%) Finance
2 27 (4.75%) Retail
3 19 (3.35%) Publishing
4 17 (2.99%) Games
5 16 (2.82%) Banking
6 8 (1.41%) Marketing
6 8 (1.41%) Investment Banking
7 7 (1.23%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.70%) Advertising
9 3 (0.53%) Back Office
10 2 (0.35%) Interactive Media
10 2 (0.35%) Automotive
10 2 (0.35%) Legal
11 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 507 (89.26%) Developer
2 392 (69.01%) iOS Developer
3 69 (12.15%) Mobile Developer
4 42 (7.39%) Senior Developer
5 37 (6.51%) Senior iOS Developer
6 35 (6.16%) Android Developer
7 18 (3.17%) Architect
8 17 (2.99%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 16 (2.82%) Lead Developer
10 14 (2.46%) Ruby on Rails Developer
11 13 (2.29%) Software Engineer
12 12 (2.11%) iPhone Developer
12 12 (2.11%) Applications Developer
13 9 (1.58%) Web Developer
13 9 (1.58%) Solutions Architect
13 9 (1.58%) Programmer
13 9 (1.58%) Test Engineer
14 8 (1.41%) Designer
14 8 (1.41%) Mobile Solutions Architect
14 8 (1.41%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 157 (27.64%) Cocoa
2 150 (26.41%) JSON
3 137 (24.12%) Web Services
4 130 (22.89%) XML
5 125 (22.01%) HTML
6 109 (19.19%) RESTful
7 108 (19.01%) Cocoa Touch
8 89 (15.67%) iOS SDK
9 79 (13.91%) HTML5
10 59 (10.39%) CSS
11 46 (8.10%) REST
12 41 (7.22%) SOAP
13 33 (5.81%) CSS3
14 26 (4.58%) .NET
15 23 (4.05%) jQuery
16 22 (3.87%) UIKit
17 20 (3.52%) Ruby on Rails
17 20 (3.52%) Android SDK
18 13 (2.29%) PhoneGap
19 11 (1.94%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 197 (34.68%) iPhone
2 185 (32.57%) Mobile App
3 151 (26.58%) iPad
4 83 (14.61%) User Experience
5 30 (5.28%) Computer Science
6 25 (4.40%) Client/Server
7 23 (4.05%) Data Structures
8 21 (3.70%) N-Tier
9 20 (3.52%) Social Media
10 14 (2.46%) Blackberry
11 13 (2.29%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (2.11%) Animation
13 11 (1.94%) Video on Demand
14 10 (1.76%) Streaming Video
15 9 (1.58%) Streaming Media
15 9 (1.58%) Augmented Reality
16 8 (1.41%) Open Source
17 7 (1.23%) Algorithms
17 7 (1.23%) Digital Media
18 6 (1.06%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 477 (83.98%) Apple iOS
2 174 (30.63%) Android
3 30 (5.28%) Windows
4 16 (2.82%) Linux
5 15 (2.64%) Windows Phone
6 7 (1.23%) Mac OS X
7 6 (1.06%) Windows Mobile
7 6 (1.06%) UNIX
8 2 (0.35%) Windows Phone 8
8 2 (0.35%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.18%) AIX
9 1 (0.18%) Solaris
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.18%) SUSE
9 1 (0.18%) Debian
9 1 (0.18%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.18%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 434 (76.41%) iOS Development
2 234 (41.20%) Agile Software Development
3 126 (22.18%) OO
4 120 (21.13%) TDD
5 96 (16.90%) Scrum
6 82 (14.44%) Android Development
7 72 (12.68%) Continuous Integration
8 68 (11.97%) BDD
9 56 (9.86%) Software Engineering
10 40 (7.04%) E-Commerce
11 35 (6.16%) OOP
12 32 (5.63%) Kanban
13 30 (5.28%) Mobile Application Development
14 26 (4.58%) Multithreading
14 26 (4.58%) Test Scripting
15 25 (4.40%) Memory Management
16 24 (4.23%) OOD
17 23 (4.05%) MVC
18 20 (3.52%) Unit Testing
19 17 (2.99%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 139 (24.47%) JavaScript
2 131 (23.06%) Java
3 46 (8.10%) Ruby
3 46 (8.10%) C++
4 45 (7.92%) C#
5 33 (5.81%) C
6 30 (5.28%) SQL
7 18 (3.17%) PHP
8 17 (2.99%) Groovy
9 12 (2.11%) Python
10 4 (0.70%) PowerHouse
10 4 (0.70%) ActionScript
11 3 (0.53%) Perl
11 3 (0.53%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.35%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.35%) PHP5
12 2 (0.35%) VBA
13 1 (0.18%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.18%) VC++
13 1 (0.18%) XPath
Qualifications
1 22 (3.87%) Degree
2 6 (1.06%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.35%) BC Cleared
3 2 (0.35%) ISTQB
3 2 (0.35%) ISEB
4 1 (0.18%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.18%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.11%) QA
System Software
1 3 (0.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.18%) Xen
2 1 (0.18%) Squid
2 1 (0.18%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 1 (0.18%) XenMobile
1 1 (0.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 74 (13.03%) Apple
2 23 (4.05%) Facebook
3 20 (3.52%) Microsoft
4 16 (2.82%) Google
5 12 (2.11%) Perforce
6 11 (1.94%) Sencha
7 10 (1.76%) Xamarin
8 9 (1.58%) Appcelerator
9 8 (1.41%) IBM
10 6 (1.06%) Twitter
10 6 (1.06%) SAP
11 3 (0.53%) Oracle
11 3 (0.53%) Citrix
11 3 (0.53%) Adobe
11 3 (0.53%) Zend
11 3 (0.53%) Yahoo!
11 3 (0.53%) Kony
11 3 (0.53%) Splunk
12 2 (0.35%) Symbian
13 1 (0.18%) Salesforce.com
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