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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Objective-C
Rank 336 310 268
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -42
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 285 308 352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.54% 0.61% 0.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.39% 1.63% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 196 252
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£425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £454 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £355 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +18.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Average hourly rate £31.00 £39.28 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.06% +4.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.20 £23.72 £25.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.56 £45.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £26.53 £30.08
% change year-on-year
+16.87% -11.81%
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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
20515 18848 19009
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.60% 37.46% 39.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 14013 12142 12158
Average daily rate £403 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.75% -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 454 383 513
Average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.00 £16.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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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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 -10 182 £450 +12.50% 65
South West +16 28 £413 +22.22% 8
South East -50 25 £375 -6.25% 18
North West -17 23 £375 +7.14% 16
West Midlands +7 14 £375 -16.66% 11
Yorkshire -32 7 £300 -11.11% 10
East of England +2 3 £400 +1.26% 9
East Midlands -9 2 £288 -14.81% 7
North East - 1 - - 3
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 494 (85.62%) Apple iOS
2 462 (80.07%) iOS Development
3 328 (56.85%) Agile Software Development
4 179 (31.02%) Cocoa
5 176 (30.50%) Mobile App
6 174 (30.16%) Xcode
7 165 (28.60%) Android
8 159 (27.56%) TDD
9 145 (25.13%) iPhone
10 144 (24.96%) Mobile Development
11 139 (24.09%) Apple Swift
12 138 (23.92%) JSON
13 134 (23.22%) HTML
14 130 (22.53%) Android Development
15 122 (21.14%) Git (software)
16 120 (20.80%) REST
17 119 (20.62%) JavaScript
18 118 (20.45%) Scrum
19 113 (19.58%) Java
20 110 (19.06%) Cocoa Touch
21 108 (18.72%) User Experience
22 105 (18.20%) iOS SDK
23 104 (18.02%) OO
24 94 (16.29%) Web Services
25 93 (16.12%) iPad
26 92 (15.94%) Apple
27 90 (15.60%) CSS
28 83 (14.38%) HTML5
28 83 (14.38%) RESTful
29 81 (14.04%) Continuous Integration

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 39 (6.76%) Node.js
2 17 (2.95%) CMS
3 14 (2.43%) Confluence
4 8 (1.39%) WebSphere
5 6 (1.04%) IIS
5 6 (1.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 5 (0.87%) Apache
7 2 (0.35%) Facebook Platform
8 1 (0.17%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.17%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.17%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.17%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.17%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.17%) Drupal
8 1 (0.17%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (1.56%) Photoshop
2 5 (0.87%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.17%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.17%) BigMachines
2 1 (0.17%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.21%) GitHub
3 2 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.35%) SaaS
4 1 (0.17%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.17%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.12%) HTTP
2 12 (2.08%) Internet
3 6 (1.04%) Bluetooth
4 5 (0.87%) iBeacon
4 5 (0.87%) Wireless
5 3 (0.52%) UPnP
5 3 (0.52%) NFC
6 2 (0.35%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.17%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.17%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.17%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (5.03%) SQLite
2 22 (3.81%) MySQL
3 12 (2.08%) SQL Server
4 9 (1.56%) MongoDB
5 5 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (0.87%) Hadoop
6 4 (0.69%) CouchDB
6 4 (0.69%) NoSQL
6 4 (0.69%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (0.69%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.35%) Redis
7 2 (0.35%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.35%) DataStage
8 1 (0.17%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.17%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 174 (30.16%) Xcode
2 122 (21.14%) Git (software)
3 58 (10.05%) Subversion
4 25 (4.33%) Jenkins
5 21 (3.64%) CocoaPods
6 20 (3.47%) JIRA
7 17 (2.95%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 11 (1.91%) Android Studio
9 7 (1.21%) Calabash
9 7 (1.21%) Maven
10 6 (1.04%) Eclipse
10 6 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (1.04%) Hudson
11 5 (0.87%) TeamCity
11 5 (0.87%) CruiseControl
11 5 (0.87%) Visual Studio
12 3 (0.52%) Axure RP
12 3 (0.52%) Cucumber
12 3 (0.52%) Gradle
12 3 (0.52%) Artifactory
General
1 62 (10.75%) Finance
2 26 (4.51%) Banking
2 26 (4.51%) Publishing
3 19 (3.29%) Retail
4 16 (2.77%) Marketing
5 14 (2.43%) Telecoms
6 12 (2.08%) Manufacturing
7 11 (1.91%) Electronics
8 9 (1.56%) Games
9 5 (0.87%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.69%) Automotive
11 3 (0.52%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.35%) Law
12 2 (0.35%) Legal
12 2 (0.35%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 518 (89.77%) Developer
2 400 (69.32%) iOS Developer
3 77 (13.34%) Mobile Developer
4 75 (13.00%) Senior Developer
5 64 (11.09%) Senior iOS Developer
6 37 (6.41%) Android Developer
7 33 (5.72%) Software Engineer
8 16 (2.77%) iPhone Developer
9 15 (2.60%) Android Software Engineer
9 15 (2.60%) Programmer
10 13 (2.25%) Lead Developer
11 11 (1.91%) Applications Developer
11 11 (1.91%) Mobile Applications Developer
11 11 (1.91%) AWS Developer
12 10 (1.73%) Junior
12 10 (1.73%) Junior Developer
12 10 (1.73%) iPhone Applications Developer
13 9 (1.56%) Front-End Developer
14 8 (1.39%) Mac Developer
15 6 (1.04%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 179 (31.02%) Cocoa
2 138 (23.92%) JSON
3 134 (23.22%) HTML
4 120 (20.80%) REST
5 110 (19.06%) Cocoa Touch
6 105 (18.20%) iOS SDK
7 94 (16.29%) Web Services
8 90 (15.60%) CSS
9 83 (14.38%) RESTful
9 83 (14.38%) HTML5
10 73 (12.65%) XML
11 68 (11.79%) Android SDK
12 46 (7.97%) SOAP
13 40 (6.93%) jQuery
14 36 (6.24%) Core Animation
15 31 (5.37%) UIKit
16 30 (5.20%) .NET
17 28 (4.85%) CSS3
18 23 (3.99%) AngularJS
19 13 (2.25%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 176 (30.50%) Mobile App
2 145 (25.13%) iPhone
3 108 (18.72%) User Experience
4 93 (16.12%) iPad
5 36 (6.24%) Animation
6 29 (5.03%) Computer Science
7 14 (2.43%) Social Media
8 12 (2.08%) Smartphone
9 11 (1.91%) Video on Demand
10 10 (1.73%) Streaming Video
11 8 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (1.39%) Mobile Payment
12 7 (1.21%) DTV
13 6 (1.04%) Client/Server
13 6 (1.04%) Data Structures
14 5 (0.87%) Embedded Systems
14 5 (0.87%) Blackberry
14 5 (0.87%) W3C
14 5 (0.87%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 494 (85.62%) Apple iOS
2 165 (28.60%) Android
3 45 (7.80%) Windows
4 18 (3.12%) Linux
5 11 (1.91%) Mac OS X
6 10 (1.73%) Windows Mobile
7 9 (1.56%) Windows Phone
8 6 (1.04%) Windows 8
9 5 (0.87%) Mac OS
9 5 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.69%) AIX
10 4 (0.69%) UNIX
10 4 (0.69%) Windows Phone 7
11 3 (0.52%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.52%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 462 (80.07%) iOS Development
2 328 (56.85%) Agile Software Development
3 159 (27.56%) TDD
4 144 (24.96%) Mobile Development
5 130 (22.53%) Android Development
6 118 (20.45%) Scrum
7 104 (18.02%) OO
8 81 (14.04%) Continuous Integration
9 76 (13.17%) BDD
10 74 (12.82%) Software Engineering
10 74 (12.82%) Unit Testing
11 70 (12.13%) E-Commerce
12 52 (9.01%) OOP
13 49 (8.49%) OOD
14 42 (7.28%) Mobile Application Development
15 36 (6.24%) API Integration
16 24 (4.16%) Pair Programming
17 22 (3.81%) Content Management
17 22 (3.81%) Memory Management
18 21 (3.64%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 139 (24.09%) Apple Swift
2 119 (20.62%) JavaScript
3 113 (19.58%) Java
4 67 (11.61%) C#
5 66 (11.44%) C++
6 33 (5.72%) C
7 26 (4.51%) SQL
8 18 (3.12%) Ruby
9 17 (2.95%) PHP
10 16 (2.77%) Python
11 11 (1.91%) ActionScript
12 5 (0.87%) T-SQL
13 4 (0.69%) Apex Code
14 3 (0.52%) Perl
15 2 (0.35%) ActionScript 2.0
15 2 (0.35%) Groovy
15 2 (0.35%) Scala
16 1 (0.17%) Bash Shell
16 1 (0.17%) R
16 1 (0.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 38 (6.59%) Degree
2 2 (0.35%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.17%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.17%) CISSP
3 1 (0.17%) IBM Certification
3 1 (0.17%) CISA
3 1 (0.17%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.55%) QA
2 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.17%) Puppet
1 1 (0.17%) Ansible
Vendors
1 92 (15.94%) Apple
2 20 (3.47%) Google
3 17 (2.95%) Xamarin
4 14 (2.43%) Adobe
5 9 (1.56%) SAP
6 8 (1.39%) Appcelerator
7 6 (1.04%) IBM
7 6 (1.04%) Zend
7 6 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (0.87%) Sencha
9 3 (0.52%) Oracle
9 3 (0.52%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.35%) Perforce
10 2 (0.35%) Ab Initio
10 2 (0.35%) Microsoft
10 2 (0.35%) Informatica
10 2 (0.35%) Facebook
11 1 (0.17%) Talend
11 1 (0.17%) Eloqua
11 1 (0.17%) Netbiscuits
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Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day for 3 months (rolling)
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Rate: £250.00 - £260.00 per day
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Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Rate: £350 - 500 per day
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Rate: £400 - £490 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Rate: £500 - £550 per day
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London
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Sheffield
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