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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Objective-C
Rank 280 285 220
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -65
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 151 149 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.68% 0.63% 0.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.55% 1.49% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 119 145
Median daily rate £463 £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.55% +7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £360 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £575 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £366
% change year-on-year
- +9.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £32.10 £26.53
% change year-on-year
-11.21% +21.01%
Objective-C
England

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
9744 9992 9829
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.95% 42.39% 41.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 7330 7319 7045
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £303 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 91 67
Median hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -19.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.13 £16.47 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.17 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

Objective-C
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

Objective-C
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 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Objective-C within the London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +55 37 £500 +17.64% 19
Uxbridge - 2 £413 -
Chiswick - 1 - -
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England

Objective-C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 London region with a requirement for Objective-C.

1 261 (90.94%) Apple iOS
2 242 (84.32%) iOS Development
3 175 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
4 154 (53.66%) Apple Swift
5 122 (42.51%) TDD
6 99 (34.49%) Cocoa
7 94 (32.75%) Xcode
8 90 (31.36%) Scrum
9 83 (28.92%) Mobile Development
10 81 (28.22%) User Experience
11 77 (26.83%) Unit Testing
12 75 (26.13%) BDD
13 73 (25.44%) Mobile App
14 68 (23.69%) Java
15 63 (21.95%) JavaScript
15 63 (21.95%) RESTful
16 62 (21.60%) Git (software)
17 60 (20.91%) OO
18 57 (19.86%) Android
19 52 (18.12%) Apple
20 49 (17.07%) iPad
21 48 (16.72%) iPhone
22 47 (16.38%) Continuous Integration
22 47 (16.38%) Web Services
23 46 (16.03%) Computer Science
24 44 (15.33%) Degree
24 44 (15.33%) REST
25 43 (14.98%) Software Engineering
26 42 (14.63%) E-Commerce
27 40 (13.94%) JSON

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Top Related IT Skills in London 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 11 (3.83%) CMS
2 3 (1.05%) Apache
3 2 (0.70%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (0.70%) GlassFish
3 2 (0.70%) JBoss
3 2 (0.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (0.70%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.70%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.70%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.35%) Apache Qpid
4 1 (0.35%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.35%) IIS
4 1 (0.35%) SAS
4 1 (0.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (1.05%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.35%) InVision
2 1 (0.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (4.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (3.83%) TestFlight
4 9 (3.14%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (2.79%) GitHub
6 6 (2.09%) iTunes
7 4 (1.39%) Google Play
8 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.35%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.48%) HTTP
2 4 (1.39%) Internet
3 3 (1.05%) Bluetooth
4 2 (0.70%) Network Security
4 2 (0.70%) Softphone
4 2 (0.70%) VoIP
5 1 (0.35%) DNS
5 1 (0.35%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.35%) RIP
5 1 (0.35%) Skype
5 1 (0.35%) SNMP
5 1 (0.35%) SSH
5 1 (0.35%) SSL
5 1 (0.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (6.27%) SQLite
2 17 (5.92%) MySQL
3 16 (5.57%) MongoDB
4 13 (4.53%) CouchDB
5 11 (3.83%) Azure SQL Database
6 9 (3.14%) Amazon RDS
6 9 (3.14%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (1.74%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.39%) Big Data
9 3 (1.05%) SQL Server
10 2 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.70%) DB2
10 2 (0.70%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.70%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.35%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.35%) Mixpanel
11 1 (0.35%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.35%) Redis
11 1 (0.35%) Riak
Development Applications
1 94 (32.75%) Xcode
2 62 (21.60%) Git (software)
3 28 (9.76%) Jenkins
4 12 (4.18%) Ant
4 12 (4.18%) Gradle
4 12 (4.18%) Subversion
5 9 (3.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (2.44%) JIRA
7 6 (2.09%) Bitbucket
7 6 (2.09%) CocoaPods
7 6 (2.09%) Maven
8 5 (1.74%) Android Studio
8 5 (1.74%) Eclipse
9 3 (1.05%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.05%) git-flow
9 3 (1.05%) Hudson
9 3 (1.05%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (1.05%) Vagrant
10 2 (0.70%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 2 (0.70%) Travis CI
General
1 20 (6.97%) Games
2 16 (5.57%) Publishing
3 12 (4.18%) Banking
3 12 (4.18%) Retail
4 11 (3.83%) Finance
5 7 (2.44%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.05%) Automotive
7 2 (0.70%) Music Industry
7 2 (0.70%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.35%) Advertising
8 1 (0.35%) Back Office
8 1 (0.35%) Electronics
8 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.35%) Legal
8 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 260 (90.59%) Developer
2 220 (76.66%) iOS Developer
3 57 (19.86%) Objective-C Developer
4 53 (18.47%) Senior Developer
5 50 (17.42%) Senior iOS Developer
6 26 (9.06%) Mobile Developer
7 23 (8.01%) Android Developer
8 16 (5.57%) Applications Developer
9 13 (4.53%) E-Commerce Developer
10 12 (4.18%) Agile Developer
10 12 (4.18%) iOS Android Developer
11 10 (3.48%) Software Engineer
12 8 (2.79%) C++ Developer
13 7 (2.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 6 (2.09%) Games Developer
14 6 (2.09%) Mobile Applications Developer
15 5 (1.74%) JavaScript Developer
15 5 (1.74%) Senior Software Engineer
16 4 (1.39%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 4 (1.39%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (34.49%) Cocoa
2 63 (21.95%) RESTful
3 47 (16.38%) Web Services
4 44 (15.33%) REST
5 40 (13.94%) JSON
6 39 (13.59%) HTML
7 38 (13.24%) Cocoa Touch
7 38 (13.24%) iOS SDK
8 37 (12.89%) SOAP
9 28 (9.76%) CSS
10 27 (9.41%) XML
11 26 (9.06%) UIKit
12 25 (8.71%) HTML5
13 19 (6.62%) AngularJS
14 17 (5.92%) CSS3
15 12 (4.18%) Core Animation
16 11 (3.83%) Android SDK
17 10 (3.48%) React Native
17 10 (3.48%) Unity (Game Engine)
18 9 (3.14%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 81 (28.22%) User Experience
2 73 (25.44%) Mobile App
3 49 (17.07%) iPad
4 48 (16.72%) iPhone
5 46 (16.03%) Computer Science
6 18 (6.27%) Fintech
7 16 (5.57%) Smartphone
8 13 (4.53%) Animation
9 11 (3.83%) Mathematics
10 9 (3.14%) Digital Media
10 9 (3.14%) Embedded Systems
10 9 (3.14%) Mobile Banking
11 7 (2.44%) Apple TV
11 7 (2.44%) Augmented Reality
11 7 (2.44%) NHS
11 7 (2.44%) Social Media
12 6 (2.09%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (2.09%) Data Structures
12 6 (2.09%) GPGPU
13 5 (1.74%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 261 (90.94%) Apple iOS
2 57 (19.86%) Android
3 9 (3.14%) Linux
4 8 (2.79%) Mac OS X
5 6 (2.09%) Unix
6 5 (1.74%) Mac OS
6 5 (1.74%) Windows
7 2 (0.70%) Solaris
7 2 (0.70%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.35%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 242 (84.32%) iOS Development
2 175 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
3 122 (42.51%) TDD
4 90 (31.36%) Scrum
5 83 (28.92%) Mobile Development
6 77 (26.83%) Unit Testing
7 75 (26.13%) BDD
8 60 (20.91%) OO
9 47 (16.38%) Continuous Integration
10 43 (14.98%) Software Engineering
11 42 (14.63%) E-Commerce
12 34 (11.85%) Android Development
13 30 (10.45%) OOD
14 21 (7.32%) OOP
15 17 (5.92%) Multithreading
16 16 (5.57%) Continuous Delivery
17 15 (5.23%) Mobile Application Development
17 15 (5.23%) Test Automation
18 12 (4.18%) Progressive Enhancement
19 11 (3.83%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 154 (53.66%) Apple Swift
2 68 (23.69%) Java
3 63 (21.95%) JavaScript
4 35 (12.20%) C++
5 27 (9.41%) C#
6 24 (8.36%) C
7 21 (7.32%) SQL
8 10 (3.48%) Ruby
9 9 (3.14%) Clojure
9 9 (3.14%) PHP
10 7 (2.44%) Python
11 5 (1.74%) ActionScript
12 3 (1.05%) R
12 3 (1.05%) Scala
13 2 (0.70%) ActionScript 3.0
13 2 (0.70%) F#
13 2 (0.70%) Go
13 2 (0.70%) Perl
14 1 (0.35%) ECMAScript
14 1 (0.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 44 (15.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.53%) QA
2 1 (0.35%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 4 (1.39%) Docker
2 2 (0.70%) Squid
2 2 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.35%) Shibboleth
3 1 (0.35%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (1.74%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.70%) Puppet
2 2 (0.70%) yum
3 1 (0.35%) Graphite
3 1 (0.35%) StatsD
Vendors
1 52 (18.12%) Apple
2 10 (3.48%) Google
3 4 (1.39%) Oracle
4 3 (1.05%) Microsoft
5 2 (0.70%) Appcelerator
5 2 (0.70%) Facebook
5 2 (0.70%) IBM
5 2 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (0.70%) Sun
5 2 (0.70%) Twitter
5 2 (0.70%) VMware
5 2 (0.70%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.35%) Endeca
6 1 (0.35%) hybris
6 1 (0.35%) SAP
6 1 (0.35%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.35%) Zend
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