The table below looks at the statistics for Objective-C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Objective-C
Rank 54 65 57
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 4 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.64% 0.26% 0.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.03% 0.65% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
Average daily rate £350 £463 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.32% +32.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £393 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £533 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
197 310 263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 31.42% 40.90% 44.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 189 137
Average daily rate £338 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £280 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £24.69
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Objective-C across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Objective-C Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Objective-C
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Objective-C across the Glasgow region.

Objective-C Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Objective-C across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Objective-C Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 12 (92.31%) Apple iOS
1 12 (92.31%) iOS Development
2 9 (69.23%) Web Services
3 5 (38.46%) C#
3 5 (38.46%) Mobile App
4 4 (30.77%) iPad
4 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
4 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (30.77%) SQLite
4 4 (30.77%) iPhone
5 3 (23.08%) JSON
5 3 (23.08%) Xcode
5 3 (23.08%) XML
5 3 (23.08%) Android
5 3 (23.08%) iOS SDK
5 3 (23.08%) PhoneGap
5 3 (23.08%) Apache Cordova
5 3 (23.08%) Mobile Development
5 3 (23.08%) Apple Swift
5 3 (23.08%) Android Development
6 2 (15.38%) SOLID
6 2 (15.38%) AirWatch
6 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (15.38%) CSS3
6 2 (15.38%) Kony
6 2 (15.38%) Clang
6 2 (15.38%) React
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
6 2 (15.38%) Xamarin

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Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
1 4 (30.77%) SQLite
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Xcode
2 2 (15.38%) Clang
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 11 (84.62%) iOS Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Android Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Lead iOS Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Objective-C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) Web Services
2 3 (23.08%) Apache Cordova
2 3 (23.08%) iOS SDK
2 3 (23.08%) JSON
2 3 (23.08%) PhoneGap
2 3 (23.08%) XML
3 2 (15.38%) .NET
3 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
3 2 (15.38%) CSS
3 2 (15.38%) CSS3
3 2 (15.38%) DirectX
3 2 (15.38%) HTML
3 2 (15.38%) HTML5
3 2 (15.38%) J2EE
3 2 (15.38%) jQuery
3 2 (15.38%) MFC
3 2 (15.38%) OpenGL
3 2 (15.38%) React
3 2 (15.38%) REST
4 1 (7.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Mobile App
2 4 (30.77%) iPad
2 4 (30.77%) iPhone
3 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Apple iOS
2 3 (23.08%) Android
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) iOS Development
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Android Development
3 3 (23.08%) Mobile Development
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (15.38%) SOLID
4 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) Apple Swift
3 2 (15.38%) C
3 2 (15.38%) C++
3 2 (15.38%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) XAML
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Kony
1 2 (15.38%) Symbian
1 2 (15.38%) Xamarin