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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Objective-C
Rank 72 56 61
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +5
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 2 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.23% 0.62% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.46% 1.45% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.53 £45.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-41.05% +24.13%
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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 Glasgow region.

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
437 275 325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 50.64% 42.44% 39.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 134 183
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £50.00 - £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

Objective-C
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

Objective-C
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) Apple
2 2 (66.67%) iPhone
3 1 (33.33%) Games
3 1 (33.33%) Cocoa
3 1 (33.33%) Xcode
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) SQLite
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) MFC
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Symbian
3 1 (33.33%) iPad
3 1 (33.33%) OpenGL
3 1 (33.33%) DirectX
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) Game Development
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience

Objective-C
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Xcode
General
1 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) MFC
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) OpenGL
1 1 (33.33%) DirectX
1 1 (33.33%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) iPhone
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Game Development
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C++
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) Symbian
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + doe
Posted: 7 days ago