The table below looks at the statistics for Objective-C skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Objective-C
Rank 223 212 233
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +21
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 209 246 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.85% 0.98% 0.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.06% 2.26% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 191 157
Average daily rate
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£400 £402 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.49% +0.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £462 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £22.50
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 London region.

Programming Languages Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
10162 10880 10567
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.46% 43.30% 40.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7313 7789 7371
Average daily rate £425 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 85 138
Average hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £17.50 £14.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £121.00 £57.50 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

Objective-C
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Objective-C Jobs Demand Trend in London

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Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Objective-C Daily Rate Trend in London

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Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Objective-C across the London region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Objective-C Daily Rate Histogram in London

Objective-C
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Objective-C across the London region.

Objective-C Hourly Rate Trend in London

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Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
City of London -11 43 £388 -6.06% 11
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £438 -
Ruislip - - - - 1
Surbiton - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Hammersmith - - - - 1
Harrow - - - -
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England

Objective-C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 343 (85.75%) Apple iOS
2 318 (79.50%) iOS Development
3 162 (40.50%) Agile Software Development
4 155 (38.75%) Xcode
5 133 (33.25%) iPhone
6 126 (31.50%) Android
7 113 (28.25%) JSON
8 111 (27.75%) Mobile App
9 109 (27.25%) Cocoa
10 104 (26.00%) iPad
11 101 (25.25%) XML
12 98 (24.50%) OO
13 96 (24.00%) Java
14 91 (22.75%) HTML
14 91 (22.75%) Web Services
15 89 (22.25%) JavaScript
16 76 (19.00%) TDD
17 72 (18.00%) Git (software)
18 68 (17.00%) Scrum
18 68 (17.00%) Cocoa Touch
19 66 (16.50%) iOS SDK
20 65 (16.25%) BDD
21 63 (15.75%) RESTful
22 62 (15.50%) User Experience
23 53 (13.25%) HTML5
24 50 (12.50%) Android Development
25 49 (12.25%) Subversion
26 48 (12.00%) Software Engineering
27 47 (11.75%) Apple
28 43 (10.75%) CSS

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Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 9 (2.25%) CMS
2 6 (1.50%) Node.js
3 2 (0.50%) Drupal
3 2 (0.50%) Apache
3 2 (0.50%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.25%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.25%) GlassFish
4 1 (0.25%) Confluence
4 1 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 11 (2.75%) Doxygen
2 2 (0.50%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.25%) MS Office
3 1 (0.25%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.25%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (0.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 36 (9.00%) HTTP
2 23 (5.75%) VPN
3 19 (4.75%) HTTPS
4 7 (1.75%) VoIP
5 6 (1.50%) SSL
6 4 (1.00%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.00%) iBeacon
7 3 (0.75%) Wireshark
8 2 (0.50%) Internet
8 2 (0.50%) Firewall
9 1 (0.25%) SAN
9 1 (0.25%) DNS
9 1 (0.25%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (3.50%) MySQL
2 13 (3.25%) SQLite
3 2 (0.50%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.50%) MS Access
4 1 (0.25%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 155 (38.75%) Xcode
2 72 (18.00%) Git (software)
3 49 (12.25%) Subversion
4 21 (5.25%) Cucumber
5 18 (4.50%) Calabash
6 8 (2.00%) JIRA
7 7 (1.75%) Selenium
7 7 (1.75%) Mercurial
7 7 (1.75%) QuickTest Pro
7 7 (1.75%) Jenkins
8 6 (1.50%) Hudson
8 6 (1.50%) Eclipse
9 5 (1.25%) WebDriver
10 4 (1.00%) Ranorex
10 4 (1.00%) JUnit
10 4 (1.00%) NUnit
11 3 (0.75%) JBehave
11 3 (0.75%) Maven
11 3 (0.75%) eggPlant
12 2 (0.50%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 21 (5.25%) Retail
2 20 (5.00%) Finance
3 19 (4.75%) Publishing
4 15 (3.75%) Banking
5 8 (2.00%) Investment Banking
6 7 (1.75%) Games
7 5 (1.25%) Advertising
7 5 (1.25%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.00%) Back Office
8 4 (1.00%) Legal
8 4 (1.00%) Marketing
9 2 (0.50%) Interactive Media
10 1 (0.25%) Automotive
10 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 358 (89.50%) Developer
2 301 (75.25%) iOS Developer
3 32 (8.00%) Senior Developer
4 28 (7.00%) Senior iOS Developer
5 24 (6.00%) Mobile Developer
6 19 (4.75%) Android Developer
7 13 (3.25%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 12 (3.00%) Lead Developer
9 11 (2.75%) Software Engineer
9 11 (2.75%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 8 (2.00%) iPhone Developer
11 7 (1.75%) Junior iOS Developer
11 7 (1.75%) Junior
11 7 (1.75%) Web Developer
11 7 (1.75%) Applications Developer
11 7 (1.75%) Senior Software Engineer
11 7 (1.75%) Programmer
11 7 (1.75%) Junior Developer
12 6 (1.50%) Java Developer
13 5 (1.25%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (28.25%) JSON
2 109 (27.25%) Cocoa
3 101 (25.25%) XML
4 91 (22.75%) Web Services
4 91 (22.75%) HTML
5 68 (17.00%) Cocoa Touch
6 66 (16.50%) iOS SDK
7 63 (15.75%) RESTful
8 53 (13.25%) HTML5
9 43 (10.75%) CSS
10 34 (8.50%) REST
11 22 (5.50%) CSS3
12 17 (4.25%) Ruby on Rails
13 16 (4.00%) UIKit
14 12 (3.00%) .NET
15 11 (2.75%) SOAP
15 11 (2.75%) jQuery
16 8 (2.00%) Core Animation
16 8 (2.00%) OpenGL
16 8 (2.00%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 133 (33.25%) iPhone
2 111 (27.75%) Mobile App
3 104 (26.00%) iPad
4 62 (15.50%) User Experience
5 25 (6.25%) Computer Science
6 13 (3.25%) Blackberry
7 11 (2.75%) Video on Demand
7 11 (2.75%) Social Media
8 10 (2.50%) Streaming Media
8 10 (2.50%) Animation
9 9 (2.25%) Streaming Video
10 8 (2.00%) N-Tier
11 7 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (1.50%) Mobile Payment
13 5 (1.25%) Digital Media
13 5 (1.25%) Augmented Reality
13 5 (1.25%) Client/Server
13 5 (1.25%) Cryptography
14 4 (1.00%) PKI
14 4 (1.00%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 343 (85.75%) Apple iOS
2 126 (31.50%) Android
3 16 (4.00%) Windows
4 8 (2.00%) Windows Phone
5 5 (1.25%) Linux
6 4 (1.00%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (0.75%) UNIX
7 3 (0.75%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.50%) Windows Phone 8
9 1 (0.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 318 (79.50%) iOS Development
2 162 (40.50%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (24.50%) OO
4 76 (19.00%) TDD
5 68 (17.00%) Scrum
6 65 (16.25%) BDD
7 50 (12.50%) Android Development
8 48 (12.00%) Software Engineering
9 43 (10.75%) Continuous Integration
10 27 (6.75%) OOP
11 26 (6.50%) Test Scripting
12 22 (5.50%) E-Commerce
13 21 (5.25%) Multithreading
14 17 (4.25%) Kanban
14 17 (4.25%) Unit Testing
14 17 (4.25%) OOD
15 16 (4.00%) MVC
15 16 (4.00%) Mobile Application Development
16 15 (3.75%) Systems Analysis
16 15 (3.75%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 96 (24.00%) Java
2 89 (22.25%) JavaScript
3 42 (10.50%) Ruby
4 38 (9.50%) C++
5 35 (8.75%) C#
6 27 (6.75%) C
7 18 (4.50%) SQL
8 15 (3.75%) Groovy
9 13 (3.25%) PHP
10 10 (2.50%) Python
11 4 (1.00%) PowerHouse
12 3 (0.75%) ActionScript
12 3 (0.75%) Perl
13 2 (0.50%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.50%) VBA
13 2 (0.50%) PHP5
14 1 (0.25%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.25%) XPath
Qualifications
1 14 (3.50%) Degree
2 3 (0.75%) ISEB
2 3 (0.75%) ISTQB
2 3 (0.75%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.25%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.50%) QA
2 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (0.75%) Active Directory
1 3 (0.75%) Cygwin
2 1 (0.25%) Squid
2 1 (0.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (0.25%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 47 (11.75%) Apple
2 19 (4.75%) Facebook
3 14 (3.50%) Google
4 9 (2.25%) Perforce
5 8 (2.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (1.00%) Twitter
7 3 (0.75%) Citrix
8 2 (0.50%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.50%) Adobe
8 2 (0.50%) Symbian
8 2 (0.50%) IBM
8 2 (0.50%) Xamarin
8 2 (0.50%) Sencha
8 2 (0.50%) Splunk
9 1 (0.25%) Appcelerator
9 1 (0.25%) MobileIron
9 1 (0.25%) Sun
9 1 (0.25%) Hitachi
9 1 (0.25%) Veritas
9 1 (0.25%) Yahoo!
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