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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple Objective-C
Rank 78 93 85
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -8
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 16 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.44% 0.21% 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.76% 0.48% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 1
Median daily rate £423 £394 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.30% -1.56%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 - -

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
580 628 492
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 52.11% 44.16% 43.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 431 346
Median daily rate £400 £425 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +19.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £310 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 3
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.75% -56.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 20 (90.91%) Apple Swift
3 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (72.73%) User Experience
5 14 (63.64%) Cocoa Touch
5 14 (63.64%) RESTful
5 14 (63.64%) Scrum
5 14 (63.64%) Cocoa
6 11 (50.00%) Xcode
7 10 (45.45%) Java
7 10 (45.45%) OO
7 10 (45.45%) Unit Testing
7 10 (45.45%) Android
7 10 (45.45%) Android Development
8 8 (36.36%) OOD
9 7 (31.82%) Mobile App
10 5 (22.73%) iOS SDK
10 5 (22.73%) Android SDK
11 4 (18.18%) Finance
11 4 (18.18%) Web Services
11 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
11 4 (18.18%) TDD
12 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
12 3 (13.64%) JIRA
12 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
12 3 (13.64%) Confluence
12 3 (13.64%) Mobile Application Development
12 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
13 2 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Xcode
2 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
3 3 (13.64%) JIRA
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Developer
1 20 (90.91%) iOS Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Android Developer
2 5 (22.73%) iOS Android Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Applications Developer
4 1 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
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 14 (63.64%) Cocoa
1 14 (63.64%) Cocoa Touch
1 14 (63.64%) RESTful
2 5 (22.73%) Android SDK
2 5 (22.73%) iOS SDK
3 4 (18.18%) Web Services
4 2 (9.09%) Core Data
4 2 (9.09%) CSS
4 2 (9.09%) CSS3
4 2 (9.09%) HTML
4 2 (9.09%) HTML5
4 2 (9.09%) jQuery
4 2 (9.09%) PhoneGap
4 2 (9.09%) REST
4 2 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (9.09%) UIKit
5 1 (4.55%) Core Animation
Miscellaneous
1 16 (72.73%) User Experience
2 7 (31.82%) Mobile App
3 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.55%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 10 (45.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (63.64%) Scrum
4 10 (45.45%) Android Development
4 10 (45.45%) OO
4 10 (45.45%) Unit Testing
5 8 (36.36%) OOD
6 4 (18.18%) TDD
7 3 (13.64%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
8 2 (9.09%) Analytics
8 2 (9.09%) Automated Testing
8 2 (9.09%) BDD
8 2 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (9.09%) DevOps
8 2 (9.09%) Front End Development
8 2 (9.09%) Information Architecture
8 2 (9.09%) Pair Programming
8 2 (9.09%) Process Improvement
8 2 (9.09%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) Apple Swift
2 10 (45.45%) Java
3 2 (9.09%) C#
3 2 (9.09%) C++
3 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.09%) Ruby
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Twitter