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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Objective-C
Rank 355 369 284
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -85
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 232 202 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.48% 0.43% 0.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.27% 1.15% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 141 168
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£400 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £297 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 3
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £44.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.12 £40.00 £19.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.76 £40.00 £48.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £44.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -9.09%
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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
18277 17568 15502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.59% 37.15% 37.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 12002 11411 9789
Average daily rate £400 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 389 426 573
Average hourly rate £35.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £17.00 £16.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £42.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 27 March 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

Objective-C
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Objective-C across the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Objective-C Hourly Rate Histogram 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 27 March 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 -33 109 £413 -2.94% 74
South East +11 66 £400 - 26
North West -3 19 £350 - 18
South West +2 14 £350 +10.23% 15
East of England +15 12 £319 +27.50% 8
West Midlands -2 6 £348 +32.38% 4
East Midlands -5 5 £375 +25.00% 4
Yorkshire -22 2 - - 4
North East - - - - 5
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 364 (86.67%) Apple iOS
2 313 (74.52%) iOS Development
3 192 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
4 135 (32.14%) iPhone
5 134 (31.90%) Xcode
6 124 (29.52%) HTML
6 124 (29.52%) JavaScript
6 124 (29.52%) Android
7 122 (29.05%) Mobile App
8 110 (26.19%) TDD
9 105 (25.00%) Java
10 102 (24.29%) iPad
11 95 (22.62%) Cocoa
12 94 (22.38%) HTML5
13 93 (22.14%) Web Services
14 90 (21.43%) OO
15 86 (20.48%) Git (software)
16 83 (19.76%) JSON
17 81 (19.29%) Scrum
17 81 (19.29%) iOS SDK
18 80 (19.05%) RESTful
19 74 (17.62%) User Experience
20 67 (15.95%) CSS
21 62 (14.76%) Android Development
22 61 (14.52%) Cocoa Touch
23 60 (14.29%) Apple
23 60 (14.29%) Software Engineering
24 55 (13.10%) XML
25 53 (12.62%) Finance
26 51 (12.14%) C#

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 23 (5.48%) Node.js
2 9 (2.14%) CMS
3 5 (1.19%) Tomcat
4 4 (0.95%) Apache
4 4 (0.95%) nginx
5 3 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (0.71%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.48%) GlassFish
6 2 (0.48%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (0.48%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.48%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (0.48%) Adobe CQ
6 2 (0.48%) Confluence
7 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.24%) Facebook Platform
7 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.24%) Jetty
Applications
1 9 (2.14%) Photoshop
2 6 (1.43%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.71%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.24%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 3 (0.71%) SiteCatalyst
2 2 (0.48%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.48%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.95%) GitHub
2 4 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (0.24%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.24%) SaaS
3 1 (0.24%) PaaS
3 1 (0.24%) Heroku
3 1 (0.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (6.90%) HTTP
2 14 (3.33%) Internet
3 6 (1.43%) VPN
3 6 (1.43%) HTTPS
4 5 (1.19%) Bluetooth
5 4 (0.95%) Wireless
6 2 (0.48%) IPsec
6 2 (0.48%) iBeacon
6 2 (0.48%) VoIP
6 2 (0.48%) MPLS
6 2 (0.48%) BGP
6 2 (0.48%) Firewall
7 1 (0.24%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (4.52%) MySQL
2 15 (3.57%) SQLite
3 13 (3.10%) SQL Server
4 7 (1.67%) MongoDB
4 7 (1.67%) NoSQL
5 4 (0.95%) Azure SQL Database
5 4 (0.95%) CouchDB
5 4 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.71%) RDBMS
6 3 (0.71%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (0.71%) Redis
6 3 (0.71%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.48%) Big Data
8 1 (0.24%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.24%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 134 (31.90%) Xcode
2 86 (20.48%) Git (software)
3 36 (8.57%) Subversion
4 19 (4.52%) Calabash
5 14 (3.33%) Jenkins
6 13 (3.10%) Cucumber
7 12 (2.86%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 11 (2.62%) Appium
8 11 (2.62%) Eclipse
9 7 (1.67%) JIRA
9 7 (1.67%) Robolectric
10 6 (1.43%) Gerrit
11 5 (1.19%) Jasmine
11 5 (1.19%) Android Studio
11 5 (1.19%) Selenium
11 5 (1.19%) JUnit
11 5 (1.19%) Hudson
12 4 (0.95%) Mercurial
12 4 (0.95%) Visual Studio
13 3 (0.71%) Maven
General
1 53 (12.62%) Finance
2 28 (6.67%) Banking
3 16 (3.81%) Retail
4 13 (3.10%) Games
5 10 (2.38%) Publishing
6 8 (1.90%) Marketing
7 7 (1.67%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.71%) Electronics
8 3 (0.71%) Advertising
9 2 (0.48%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.48%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.48%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.48%) Automotive
9 2 (0.48%) Law
10 1 (0.24%) Legal
10 1 (0.24%) Back Office
10 1 (0.24%) Military
Job Titles
1 388 (92.38%) Developer
2 271 (64.52%) iOS Developer
3 53 (12.62%) Mobile Developer
4 36 (8.57%) Senior Developer
5 30 (7.14%) Android Developer
6 28 (6.67%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 26 (6.19%) Senior iOS Developer
8 18 (4.29%) Applications Developer
9 15 (3.57%) Lead Developer
10 11 (2.62%) Mac Developer
11 8 (1.90%) iPhone Developer
12 7 (1.67%) JavaScript Developer
12 7 (1.67%) .NET Developer
13 6 (1.43%) Java Developer
13 6 (1.43%) Ruby Developer
13 6 (1.43%) Xamarin Developer
14 5 (1.19%) AWS Developer
14 5 (1.19%) iPad Developer
15 4 (0.95%) Front-End Developer
15 4 (0.95%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (29.52%) HTML
2 95 (22.62%) Cocoa
3 94 (22.38%) HTML5
4 93 (22.14%) Web Services
5 83 (19.76%) JSON
6 81 (19.29%) iOS SDK
7 80 (19.05%) RESTful
8 67 (15.95%) CSS
9 61 (14.52%) Cocoa Touch
10 55 (13.10%) XML
11 43 (10.24%) REST
12 42 (10.00%) .NET
13 35 (8.33%) jQuery
14 31 (7.38%) CSS3
15 29 (6.90%) SOAP
16 27 (6.43%) Android SDK
17 23 (5.48%) AngularJS
18 21 (5.00%) Core Animation
19 14 (3.33%) PhoneGap
20 11 (2.62%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 135 (32.14%) iPhone
2 122 (29.05%) Mobile App
3 102 (24.29%) iPad
4 74 (17.62%) User Experience
5 26 (6.19%) Computer Science
6 23 (5.48%) Animation
7 17 (4.05%) Social Media
8 16 (3.81%) Open Source
9 14 (3.33%) Data Structures
10 12 (2.86%) Client/Server
11 10 (2.38%) Blackberry
11 10 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (1.67%) New Media
14 6 (1.43%) Algorithms
15 5 (1.19%) Streaming Video
15 5 (1.19%) Streaming Media
16 4 (0.95%) Augmented Reality
17 3 (0.71%) Mobile Banking
17 3 (0.71%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 364 (86.67%) Apple iOS
2 124 (29.52%) Android
3 44 (10.48%) Linux
4 38 (9.05%) Windows
5 30 (7.14%) UNIX
6 18 (4.29%) Mac OS X
7 13 (3.10%) Windows Phone
8 6 (1.43%) Windows Vista
8 6 (1.43%) Mac OS
8 6 (1.43%) AIX
8 6 (1.43%) Windows XP
9 5 (1.19%) Windows Mobile
10 4 (0.95%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.48%) Solaris
12 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 313 (74.52%) iOS Development
2 192 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
3 110 (26.19%) TDD
4 90 (21.43%) OO
5 81 (19.29%) Scrum
6 62 (14.76%) Android Development
7 60 (14.29%) Software Engineering
8 47 (11.19%) BDD
9 40 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
10 37 (8.81%) OOP
11 35 (8.33%) E-Commerce
12 31 (7.38%) Mobile Application Development
13 29 (6.90%) MVC
14 26 (6.19%) Multithreading
15 25 (5.95%) Unit Testing
16 15 (3.57%) OOD
17 12 (2.86%) Web Design
18 11 (2.62%) Test Automation
18 11 (2.62%) Memory Management
19 9 (2.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 124 (29.52%) JavaScript
2 105 (25.00%) Java
3 51 (12.14%) C#
3 51 (12.14%) C++
4 26 (6.19%) C
5 23 (5.48%) SQL
6 21 (5.00%) Ruby
7 15 (3.57%) Python
8 7 (1.67%) PHP
9 4 (0.95%) XAML
10 2 (0.48%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.48%) VB
10 2 (0.48%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.48%) Perl
10 2 (0.48%) Delphi
10 2 (0.48%) XPath
11 1 (0.24%) Groovy
11 1 (0.24%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.24%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (0.24%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 29 (6.90%) Degree
2 2 (0.48%) JNCIP
2 2 (0.48%) CCNP
2 2 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.24%) CISA
3 1 (0.24%) CISM
3 1 (0.24%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (0.48%) Squid
1 2 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.71%) Puppet
1 3 (0.71%) Ansible
Vendors
1 60 (14.29%) Apple
2 19 (4.52%) Xamarin
3 17 (4.05%) Google
4 15 (3.57%) Microsoft
5 10 (2.38%) Oracle
6 8 (1.90%) Adobe
6 8 (1.90%) Twitter
7 7 (1.67%) Appcelerator
7 7 (1.67%) Facebook
7 7 (1.67%) IBM
8 4 (0.95%) Perforce
8 4 (0.95%) Kony
9 3 (0.71%) Sencha
10 2 (0.48%) VMware
10 2 (0.48%) Cisco
10 2 (0.48%) Sun
10 2 (0.48%) Juniper
11 1 (0.24%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.24%) Sybase
11 1 (0.24%) Teradata
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