The table below looks at the statistics for Objective-C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Objective-C
Rank 85 104 75
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -29
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 14 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.03% 0.25% 0.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.04% 0.56% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 1
Median daily rate £425 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £384 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.23% +5.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.00 £26.53
% change year-on-year
- +16.87%
Objective-C
West Yorkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
686 709 314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 50.37% 43.44% 31.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 478 498 206
Median daily rate £415 £380 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.21% +16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £509 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 3
Median hourly rate £19.25 £21.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -58.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +11.42%

Objective-C
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds 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 Leeds

Objective-C
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Objective-C Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Objective-C
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Objective-C across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Objective-C Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Objective-C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Objective-C.

1 22 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 22 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 18 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (63.64%) Scrum
3 14 (63.64%) User Experience
4 12 (54.55%) RESTful
5 11 (50.00%) Unit Testing
6 10 (45.45%) Cocoa
6 10 (45.45%) Xcode
6 10 (45.45%) TDD
6 10 (45.45%) Mobile App
6 10 (45.45%) BDD
7 9 (40.91%) Apple Swift
7 9 (40.91%) iPhone
8 8 (36.36%) iPad
9 7 (31.82%) Mobile Development
10 6 (27.27%) OO
11 5 (22.73%) Android
11 5 (22.73%) iOS SDK
11 5 (22.73%) Cocoa Touch
12 4 (18.18%) Mobile Application Development
12 4 (18.18%) Android SDK
12 4 (18.18%) Android Development
12 4 (18.18%) Games
12 4 (18.18%) Java
12 4 (18.18%) OOD
13 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
14 2 (9.09%) HTML5
14 2 (9.09%) Social Media
14 2 (9.09%) Information Architecture

Objective-C
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Development Applications
1 10 (45.45%) Xcode
2 2 (9.09%) CocoaPods
General
1 4 (18.18%) Games
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (81.82%) Developer
1 18 (81.82%) iOS Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Android Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Games Developer
2 3 (13.64%) iOS Android Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Senior iOS Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Applications Developer
4 1 (4.55%) iPhone Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Objective-C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (54.55%) RESTful
2 10 (45.45%) Cocoa
3 5 (22.73%) Cocoa Touch
3 5 (22.73%) iOS SDK
4 4 (18.18%) Android SDK
5 2 (9.09%) CSS
5 2 (9.09%) CSS3
5 2 (9.09%) HTML
5 2 (9.09%) HTML5
5 2 (9.09%) jQuery
5 2 (9.09%) Node.js
5 2 (9.09%) PhoneGap
5 2 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (4.55%) Core Animation
6 1 (4.55%) Core Data
6 1 (4.55%) REST
6 1 (4.55%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 14 (63.64%) User Experience
2 10 (45.45%) Mobile App
3 9 (40.91%) iPhone
4 8 (36.36%) iPad
5 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (9.09%) Social Media
6 1 (4.55%) Animation
6 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
6 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
6 1 (4.55%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (22.73%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 18 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (63.64%) Scrum
4 11 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 10 (45.45%) BDD
5 10 (45.45%) TDD
6 7 (31.82%) Mobile Development
7 6 (27.27%) OO
8 4 (18.18%) Android Development
8 4 (18.18%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (18.18%) OOD
9 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
10 2 (9.09%) API Integration
10 2 (9.09%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
10 2 (9.09%) Front End Development
10 2 (9.09%) Information Architecture
10 2 (9.09%) Pair Programming
10 2 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) Apple Swift
2 4 (18.18%) Java
3 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Twitter
2 1 (4.55%) Apple