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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Objective-C
Rank 383 357 314
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -43
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 256 284 303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.51% 0.55% 0.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.30% 1.44% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 220 187
Median daily rate £450 £413 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £338 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £472
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £358
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +11.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £39.28
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -23.61%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £26.53
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +13.10%
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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
19767 19786 18148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 39.63% 38.34% 37.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 13678 13538 11836
Median daily rate £425 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 425 400 376
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £19.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £52.17 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -3 156 £475 +10.46% 78
South East -4 29 £440 +17.33% 13
South West -29 21 £475 +15.15% 3
North West +5 19 £425 +13.33% 16
Yorkshire -3 11 £425 +41.66% 9
East of England +26 9 £340 -24.44% 10
West Midlands -31 7 £375 - 4
East Midlands -8 3 £313 -10.71% 6
North East -45 2 £338 - 1
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Objective-C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 425 (89.47%) Apple iOS
2 381 (80.21%) iOS Development
3 262 (55.16%) Agile Software Development
4 228 (48.00%) Apple Swift
5 161 (33.89%) Cocoa
6 160 (33.68%) Xcode
7 154 (32.42%) TDD
8 152 (32.00%) Mobile App
9 147 (30.95%) Mobile Development
10 123 (25.89%) Scrum
11 122 (25.68%) Java
12 108 (22.74%) User Experience
13 104 (21.89%) Android
14 101 (21.26%) BDD
15 94 (19.79%) Unit Testing
16 92 (19.37%) JavaScript
17 86 (18.11%) iPhone
18 84 (17.68%) Cocoa Touch
19 83 (17.47%) Web Services
19 83 (17.47%) OO
20 79 (16.63%) Apple
20 79 (16.63%) Git (software)
20 79 (16.63%) iPad
21 78 (16.42%) RESTful
22 77 (16.21%) REST
23 71 (14.95%) JSON
24 66 (13.89%) Degree
24 66 (13.89%) E-Commerce
25 64 (13.47%) Continuous Integration
26 61 (12.84%) Computer Science

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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 (2.53%) CMS
2 8 (1.68%) SAS
3 3 (0.63%) Apache
4 2 (0.42%) Apache ServiceMix
4 2 (0.42%) GlassFish
4 2 (0.42%) JBoss
4 2 (0.42%) Marvel
4 2 (0.42%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (0.42%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.42%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.42%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.21%) Apache Qpid
5 1 (0.21%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.21%) IIS
5 1 (0.21%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (2.74%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.63%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.42%) Adobe After Effects
3 2 (0.42%) Pixate
4 1 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.21%) InVision
Business Applications
1 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.21%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (3.16%) TestFlight
3 14 (2.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (1.89%) GitHub
5 6 (1.26%) iTunes
6 4 (0.84%) Google Play
7 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.21%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.00%) HTTP
2 10 (2.11%) Network Security
3 9 (1.89%) Internet
4 3 (0.63%) Bluetooth
4 3 (0.63%) MQTT
4 3 (0.63%) SSL
5 2 (0.42%) Softphone
5 2 (0.42%) VoIP
6 1 (0.21%) DNS
6 1 (0.21%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.21%) RIP
6 1 (0.21%) Skype
6 1 (0.21%) SNMP
6 1 (0.21%) SSH
6 1 (0.21%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (5.05%) SQLite
2 19 (4.00%) MySQL
3 18 (3.79%) MongoDB
4 15 (3.16%) CouchDB
5 13 (2.74%) Azure SQL Database
6 9 (1.89%) Amazon RDS
6 9 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (1.26%) SQL Server
8 5 (1.05%) NoSQL
9 4 (0.84%) Big Data
9 4 (0.84%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.42%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.42%) DB2
10 2 (0.42%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.21%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.21%) DataStage
11 1 (0.21%) Redis
11 1 (0.21%) Riak
11 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 160 (33.68%) Xcode
2 79 (16.63%) Git (software)
3 41 (8.63%) Jenkins
4 20 (4.21%) Subversion
5 18 (3.79%) Gradle
6 16 (3.37%) Ant
6 16 (3.37%) JIRA
7 13 (2.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 10 (2.11%) Cucumber
9 9 (1.89%) Android Studio
9 9 (1.89%) Bitbucket
9 9 (1.89%) CocoaPods
10 7 (1.47%) Eclipse
10 7 (1.47%) Maven
11 6 (1.26%) Hudson
11 6 (1.26%) JUnit
11 6 (1.26%) SpecFlow
12 4 (0.84%) Calabash
12 4 (0.84%) Mercurial
12 4 (0.84%) TeamCity
General
1 27 (5.68%) Finance
2 26 (5.47%) Banking
3 25 (5.26%) Games
4 22 (4.63%) Retail
5 20 (4.21%) Publishing
6 9 (1.89%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.63%) Automotive
7 3 (0.63%) Back Office
7 3 (0.63%) Marketing
8 2 (0.42%) Music Industry
8 2 (0.42%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.21%) Advertising
9 1 (0.21%) Electronics
9 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.21%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.21%) Legal
9 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.21%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 431 (90.74%) Developer
2 354 (74.53%) iOS Developer
3 85 (17.89%) Objective-C Developer
4 75 (15.79%) Senior Developer
5 64 (13.47%) Senior iOS Developer
6 52 (10.95%) Mobile Developer
7 36 (7.58%) Android Developer
7 36 (7.58%) Applications Developer
8 23 (4.84%) iOS Android Developer
9 19 (4.00%) Agile Developer
9 19 (4.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 15 (3.16%) Software Developer
11 14 (2.95%) C++ Developer
12 13 (2.74%) E-Commerce Developer
12 13 (2.74%) Software Engineer
13 9 (1.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 9 (1.89%) Lead Developer
13 9 (1.89%) Programmer
13 9 (1.89%) Web Developer
14 8 (1.68%) Games Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (33.89%) Cocoa
2 84 (17.68%) Cocoa Touch
3 83 (17.47%) Web Services
4 78 (16.42%) RESTful
5 77 (16.21%) REST
6 71 (14.95%) JSON
7 61 (12.84%) HTML
8 60 (12.63%) iOS SDK
9 52 (10.95%) CSS
10 48 (10.11%) XML
11 45 (9.47%) SOAP
12 38 (8.00%) HTML5
13 35 (7.37%) UIKit
14 31 (6.53%) Core Animation
15 26 (5.47%) AngularJS
16 23 (4.84%) CSS3
17 21 (4.42%) .NET
17 21 (4.42%) OpenGL
18 15 (3.16%) Android SDK
19 11 (2.32%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 152 (32.00%) Mobile App
2 108 (22.74%) User Experience
3 86 (18.11%) iPhone
4 79 (16.63%) iPad
5 61 (12.84%) Computer Science
6 33 (6.95%) Animation
7 20 (4.21%) Digital Media
8 18 (3.79%) Fintech
8 18 (3.79%) Smartphone
9 11 (2.32%) Mathematics
10 10 (2.11%) Embedded Systems
11 9 (1.89%) Mobile Banking
12 8 (1.68%) Data Structures
12 8 (1.68%) Social Media
13 7 (1.47%) Apple TV
13 7 (1.47%) Augmented Reality
13 7 (1.47%) NHS
14 6 (1.26%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (1.26%) GPGPU
15 5 (1.05%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 425 (89.47%) Apple iOS
2 104 (21.89%) Android
3 19 (4.00%) Windows
4 10 (2.11%) Mac OS X
5 9 (1.89%) Linux
5 9 (1.89%) Windows Mobile
6 6 (1.26%) Unix
7 5 (1.05%) Mac OS
8 4 (0.84%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.63%) Windows 10
9 3 (0.63%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.42%) Solaris
10 2 (0.42%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.21%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 381 (80.21%) iOS Development
2 262 (55.16%) Agile Software Development
3 154 (32.42%) TDD
4 147 (30.95%) Mobile Development
5 123 (25.89%) Scrum
6 101 (21.26%) BDD
7 94 (19.79%) Unit Testing
8 83 (17.47%) OO
9 66 (13.89%) E-Commerce
10 64 (13.47%) Continuous Integration
11 58 (12.21%) Android Development
12 52 (10.95%) Software Engineering
13 36 (7.58%) OOP
14 35 (7.37%) OOD
15 27 (5.68%) Web Development
16 23 (4.84%) Continuous Delivery
16 23 (4.84%) Test Automation
17 22 (4.63%) Mobile Application Development
18 19 (4.00%) Mentoring
18 19 (4.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 228 (48.00%) Apple Swift
2 122 (25.68%) Java
3 92 (19.37%) JavaScript
4 55 (11.58%) C#
5 53 (11.16%) C++
6 37 (7.79%) C
7 31 (6.53%) SQL
8 24 (5.05%) Ruby
9 17 (3.58%) PHP
10 14 (2.95%) Python
11 10 (2.11%) R
12 9 (1.89%) Clojure
13 7 (1.47%) MATLAB
14 5 (1.05%) ActionScript
15 3 (0.63%) Groovy
15 3 (0.63%) Scala
16 2 (0.42%) ActionScript 3.0
16 2 (0.42%) F#
16 2 (0.42%) Go
16 2 (0.42%) Perl
Qualifications
1 66 (13.89%) Degree
2 1 (0.21%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.21%) QA
2 1 (0.21%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 6 (1.26%) Docker
2 2 (0.42%) Squid
2 2 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.21%) Shibboleth
3 1 (0.21%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 4 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.42%) Puppet
3 1 (0.21%) Graphite
3 1 (0.21%) StatsD
3 1 (0.21%) yum
Vendors
1 79 (16.63%) Apple
2 11 (2.32%) Google
3 8 (1.68%) ION Trading
4 4 (0.84%) Oracle
4 4 (0.84%) Xamarin
5 3 (0.63%) Microsoft
5 3 (0.63%) Sencha
6 2 (0.42%) Adobe
6 2 (0.42%) Appcelerator
6 2 (0.42%) Atlassian
6 2 (0.42%) Facebook
6 2 (0.42%) IBM
6 2 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.42%) Sun
6 2 (0.42%) Twitter
6 2 (0.42%) VMware
7 1 (0.21%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.21%) Informatica
7 1 (0.21%) SAP
7 1 (0.21%) TIBCO
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