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 28 July 2015 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Objective-C
Rank 263 208 225
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +17
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 149 219 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.63% 0.93% 0.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.49% 2.23% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 145 177
Average daily rate
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£430 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £318 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £468 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £366 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.21% +4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.10 £26.53 £22.66
% change year-on-year
+21.01% +17.05%
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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
9987 9830 10535
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.38% 41.68% 43.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 7316 7046 7478
Average daily rate £450 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 67 112
Average hourly rate £27.50 £34.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.11% -9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.47 £17.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £53.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 28 July 2015.

Objective-C Daily Rate Histogram in London

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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 28 July 2015. 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 -37 30 £425 +4.61% 17
Wimbledon - 3 £350 -
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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.

1 284 (91.03%) Apple iOS
2 262 (83.97%) iOS Development
3 168 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 111 (35.58%) Mobile App
5 100 (32.05%) Android
6 89 (28.53%) Xcode
7 88 (28.21%) iPhone
8 86 (27.56%) JSON
8 86 (27.56%) Mobile Development
9 81 (25.96%) Cocoa
10 74 (23.72%) JavaScript
11 73 (23.40%) Android Development
12 72 (23.08%) Apple Swift
13 69 (22.12%) OO
14 67 (21.47%) Java
14 67 (21.47%) iOS SDK
15 66 (21.15%) HTML
15 66 (21.15%) TDD
16 63 (20.19%) User Experience
17 60 (19.23%) Git (software)
18 59 (18.91%) RESTful
19 58 (18.59%) Scrum
20 57 (18.27%) REST
21 52 (16.67%) iPad
21 52 (16.67%) Web Services
22 49 (15.71%) Cocoa Touch
22 49 (15.71%) Unit Testing
23 48 (15.38%) Android SDK
24 46 (14.74%) CSS
25 44 (14.10%) Apple

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Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 11 (3.53%) CMS
1 11 (3.53%) Node.js
2 10 (3.21%) Confluence
3 3 (0.96%) IIS
4 2 (0.64%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.64%) nginx
4 2 (0.64%) Facebook Platform
4 2 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 6 (1.92%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.28%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.32%) MS Project
4 1 (0.32%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 2 (0.64%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (0.96%) Adobe Analytics
1 3 (0.96%) GitHub
2 2 (0.64%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.32%) SaaS
3 1 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.88%) HTTP
2 5 (1.60%) Bluetooth
3 2 (0.64%) Internet
3 2 (0.64%) UPnP
3 2 (0.64%) NFC
3 2 (0.64%) iBeacon
4 1 (0.32%) Skype
4 1 (0.32%) VPN
4 1 (0.32%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.88%) MySQL
1 9 (2.88%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.92%) SQLite
3 4 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (1.28%) MongoDB
3 4 (1.28%) NoSQL
3 4 (1.28%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.64%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (0.64%) Redis
4 2 (0.64%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (0.64%) CouchDB
4 2 (0.64%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 89 (28.53%) Xcode
2 60 (19.23%) Git (software)
3 22 (7.05%) Subversion
4 18 (5.77%) CocoaPods
5 16 (5.13%) Jenkins
6 13 (4.17%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 10 (3.21%) Android Studio
8 6 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (1.28%) Hudson
9 4 (1.28%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.96%) Visual Studio
10 3 (0.96%) CruiseControl
10 3 (0.96%) Maven
10 3 (0.96%) JIRA
10 3 (0.96%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.32%) Appium
11 1 (0.32%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 31 (9.94%) Finance
2 15 (4.81%) Publishing
3 11 (3.53%) Banking
4 7 (2.24%) Retail
5 6 (1.92%) Marketing
6 5 (1.60%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.28%) Games
8 3 (0.96%) Law
8 3 (0.96%) Electronics
8 3 (0.96%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.64%) Legal
9 2 (0.64%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.32%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 293 (93.91%) Developer
2 233 (74.68%) iOS Developer
3 54 (17.31%) Mobile Developer
4 50 (16.03%) Senior Developer
5 37 (11.86%) Senior iOS Developer
6 23 (7.37%) Android Developer
7 12 (3.85%) iPhone Developer
8 9 (2.88%) Programmer
8 9 (2.88%) iPhone Applications Developer
8 9 (2.88%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 7 (2.24%) Lead Developer
9 7 (2.24%) Junior
9 7 (2.24%) Junior Developer
10 5 (1.60%) Applications Developer
11 4 (1.28%) Software Engineer
11 4 (1.28%) .NET Developer
11 4 (1.28%) Windows Mobile Developer
11 4 (1.28%) Web Developer
11 4 (1.28%) Ruby Developer
12 3 (0.96%) Android Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (27.56%) JSON
2 81 (25.96%) Cocoa
3 67 (21.47%) iOS SDK
4 66 (21.15%) HTML
5 59 (18.91%) RESTful
6 57 (18.27%) REST
7 52 (16.67%) Web Services
8 49 (15.71%) Cocoa Touch
9 48 (15.38%) Android SDK
10 46 (14.74%) CSS
11 40 (12.82%) XML
12 36 (11.54%) HTML5
13 26 (8.33%) SOAP
14 25 (8.01%) Core Animation
15 17 (5.45%) UIKit
16 14 (4.49%) jQuery
17 10 (3.21%) .NET
18 9 (2.88%) CSS3
19 8 (2.56%) Flash
19 8 (2.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 111 (35.58%) Mobile App
2 88 (28.21%) iPhone
3 63 (20.19%) User Experience
4 52 (16.67%) iPad
5 24 (7.69%) Animation
6 16 (5.13%) Computer Science
7 13 (4.17%) Social Media
8 11 (3.53%) Smartphone
9 9 (2.88%) Streaming Video
10 7 (2.24%) Video on Demand
11 6 (1.92%) Blackberry
12 5 (1.60%) Embedded Systems
13 4 (1.28%) Data Structures
13 4 (1.28%) Social Network
14 3 (0.96%) Streaming Media
14 3 (0.96%) Analytical Skills
15 2 (0.64%) Algorithms
15 2 (0.64%) Over-the-Top Content
15 2 (0.64%) Mobile Banking
15 2 (0.64%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 284 (91.03%) Apple iOS
2 100 (32.05%) Android
3 19 (6.09%) Windows
4 10 (3.21%) Linux
5 7 (2.24%) UNIX
6 6 (1.92%) Windows 8
7 5 (1.60%) Windows Phone
7 5 (1.60%) Windows Mobile
8 4 (1.28%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.32%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 262 (83.97%) iOS Development
2 168 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (27.56%) Mobile Development
4 73 (23.40%) Android Development
5 69 (22.12%) OO
6 66 (21.15%) TDD
7 58 (18.59%) Scrum
8 49 (15.71%) Unit Testing
9 37 (11.86%) BDD
10 33 (10.58%) Mobile Application Development
11 31 (9.94%) Continuous Integration
12 29 (9.29%) OOP
13 27 (8.65%) OOD
14 25 (8.01%) Software Engineering
15 19 (6.09%) Content Management
15 19 (6.09%) E-Commerce
16 15 (4.81%) Multithreading
17 14 (4.49%) API Integration
18 13 (4.17%) Memory Management
18 13 (4.17%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 74 (23.72%) JavaScript
2 72 (23.08%) Apple Swift
3 67 (21.47%) Java
4 42 (13.46%) C#
5 35 (11.22%) C++
6 14 (4.49%) SQL
7 11 (3.53%) C
8 8 (2.56%) ActionScript
9 7 (2.24%) Ruby
10 3 (0.96%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.64%) PHP
11 2 (0.64%) XPath
11 2 (0.64%) Scala
12 1 (0.32%) Python
12 1 (0.32%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.32%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (0.32%) CISSP
2 1 (0.32%) CISA
2 1 (0.32%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.13%) QA
2 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (0.64%) Puppet
1 2 (0.64%) Ansible
Vendors
1 44 (14.10%) Apple
2 19 (6.09%) Google
3 7 (2.24%) Adobe
4 5 (1.60%) Xamarin
4 5 (1.60%) Appcelerator
4 5 (1.60%) Facebook
5 3 (0.96%) Twitter
6 2 (0.64%) Oracle
7 1 (0.32%) Sybase
7 1 (0.32%) SAP
7 1 (0.32%) Perforce
7 1 (0.32%) Teradata
7 1 (0.32%) Coverity
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