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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Objective-C
Rank 289 252 196
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -56
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 97 151 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.47% 0.69% 1.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.09% 1.72% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 122 147
Average daily rate
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£413 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £598 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £43.25
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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
8865 8803 8379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.86% 40.27% 42.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 6608 6280 5976
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £295
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 45 80 110
Average hourly rate £33.50 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £18.00 £17.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -5.00%

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

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

Objective-C
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 29 January 2015.

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

Objective-C
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 29 January 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 +26 27 £413 -9.34% 17
Wimbledon - - - -
Mayfair - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
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Objective-C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 233 (84.12%) Apple iOS
2 221 (79.78%) iOS Development
3 123 (44.40%) Agile Software Development
4 98 (35.38%) Xcode
5 86 (31.05%) iPhone
6 76 (27.44%) Android
7 74 (26.71%) JSON
8 70 (25.27%) Cocoa
9 67 (24.19%) OO
10 66 (23.83%) JavaScript
11 64 (23.10%) XML
11 64 (23.10%) iPad
12 61 (22.02%) Java
13 58 (20.94%) TDD
14 55 (19.86%) HTML
15 54 (19.49%) User Experience
16 51 (18.41%) Mobile App
17 50 (18.05%) Git (software)
18 49 (17.69%) Web Services
19 48 (17.33%) Scrum
20 40 (14.44%) HTML5
21 39 (14.08%) BDD
21 39 (14.08%) RESTful
22 38 (13.72%) Cocoa Touch
23 37 (13.36%) iOS SDK
23 37 (13.36%) Android Development
24 32 (11.55%) HTTP
25 31 (11.19%) CSS
26 29 (10.47%) Software Engineering
27 28 (10.11%) REST

Objective-C
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 7 (2.53%) Tomcat
2 6 (2.17%) Node.js
2 6 (2.17%) CMS
3 4 (1.44%) Apache
4 3 (1.08%) GlassFish
5 2 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.72%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (0.72%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.72%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (0.72%) Drupal
5 2 (0.72%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.36%) nginx
6 1 (0.36%) Jetty
6 1 (0.36%) Confluence
6 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (2.89%) Doxygen
2 2 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.36%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.44%) GitHub
3 2 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 32 (11.55%) HTTP
2 23 (8.30%) VPN
3 10 (3.61%) HTTPS
4 9 (3.25%) Internet
5 5 (1.81%) VoIP
6 2 (0.72%) iBeacon
6 2 (0.72%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.72%) BGP
6 2 (0.72%) MPLS
6 2 (0.72%) IPsec
6 2 (0.72%) Firewall
7 1 (0.36%) SAN
7 1 (0.36%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.14%) MySQL
2 8 (2.89%) SQLite
3 7 (2.53%) SQL Server
4 4 (1.44%) MongoDB
4 4 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.08%) CouchDB
5 3 (1.08%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (0.72%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.36%) OLAP
7 1 (0.36%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.36%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.36%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.36%) Redis
7 1 (0.36%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 98 (35.38%) Xcode
2 50 (18.05%) Git (software)
3 25 (9.03%) Subversion
4 13 (4.69%) Calabash
4 13 (4.69%) Cucumber
5 9 (3.25%) Jenkins
6 8 (2.89%) Robolectric
7 7 (2.53%) Appium
7 7 (2.53%) Hudson
8 6 (2.17%) Mercurial
9 4 (1.44%) Jasmine
10 3 (1.08%) Selenium
10 3 (1.08%) Visual Studio
10 3 (1.08%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.72%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.72%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 2 (0.72%) Karma Test Runner
11 2 (0.72%) Ranorex
11 2 (0.72%) JMeter
11 2 (0.72%) NUnit
General
1 22 (7.94%) Finance
2 15 (5.42%) Games
3 10 (3.61%) Retail
4 9 (3.25%) Banking
5 8 (2.89%) Publishing
6 6 (2.17%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.17%) Marketing
7 5 (1.81%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.44%) Advertising
9 2 (0.72%) Automotive
10 1 (0.36%) Back Office
10 1 (0.36%) Military
Job Titles
1 256 (92.42%) Developer
2 202 (72.92%) iOS Developer
3 23 (8.30%) Mobile Developer
4 21 (7.58%) Senior Developer
5 20 (7.22%) Senior iOS Developer
6 12 (4.33%) Android Developer
7 11 (3.97%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 11 (3.97%) Applications Developer
8 6 (2.17%) Web Developer
8 6 (2.17%) Software Engineer
8 6 (2.17%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 6 (2.17%) Test Engineer
9 4 (1.44%) Java Developer
9 4 (1.44%) Mac Developer
10 3 (1.08%) Senior Test Engineer
10 3 (1.08%) iPhone Developer
10 3 (1.08%) Automation Engineer
10 3 (1.08%) iPad Developer
10 3 (1.08%) Lead Developer
10 3 (1.08%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (26.71%) JSON
2 70 (25.27%) Cocoa
3 64 (23.10%) XML
4 55 (19.86%) HTML
5 49 (17.69%) Web Services
6 40 (14.44%) HTML5
7 39 (14.08%) RESTful
8 38 (13.72%) Cocoa Touch
9 37 (13.36%) iOS SDK
10 31 (11.19%) CSS
11 28 (10.11%) REST
12 17 (6.14%) CSS3
13 14 (5.05%) UIKit
14 10 (3.61%) Android SDK
14 10 (3.61%) SOAP
15 9 (3.25%) Ruby on Rails
16 8 (2.89%) jQuery
17 7 (2.53%) .NET
18 6 (2.17%) Core Animation
18 6 (2.17%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 86 (31.05%) iPhone
2 64 (23.10%) iPad
3 54 (19.49%) User Experience
4 51 (18.41%) Mobile App
5 20 (7.22%) Computer Science
6 19 (6.86%) Social Media
7 9 (3.25%) N-Tier
7 9 (3.25%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (2.89%) New Media
8 8 (2.89%) Animation
9 7 (2.53%) Blackberry
9 7 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (2.17%) Streaming Media
11 5 (1.81%) Open Source
12 4 (1.44%) Data Structures
12 4 (1.44%) Client/Server
12 4 (1.44%) Video on Demand
12 4 (1.44%) Augmented Reality
13 3 (1.08%) Photography
13 3 (1.08%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 233 (84.12%) Apple iOS
2 76 (27.44%) Android
3 13 (4.69%) Windows
4 10 (3.61%) Linux
5 6 (2.17%) UNIX
6 5 (1.81%) Mac OS X
7 3 (1.08%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (1.08%) Solaris
7 3 (1.08%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (79.78%) iOS Development
2 123 (44.40%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (24.19%) OO
4 58 (20.94%) TDD
5 48 (17.33%) Scrum
6 39 (14.08%) BDD
7 37 (13.36%) Android Development
8 29 (10.47%) Software Engineering
9 27 (9.75%) Continuous Integration
10 24 (8.66%) E-Commerce
11 16 (5.78%) Mobile Application Development
12 15 (5.42%) OOP
13 14 (5.05%) OOD
13 14 (5.05%) Multithreading
14 13 (4.69%) Unit Testing
14 13 (4.69%) Test Automation
15 11 (3.97%) Test Scripting
15 11 (3.97%) Systems Analysis
15 11 (3.97%) Mobile Device Management
16 9 (3.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 66 (23.83%) JavaScript
2 61 (22.02%) Java
3 26 (9.39%) C#
4 24 (8.66%) C++
5 19 (6.86%) Ruby
6 17 (6.14%) SQL
7 11 (3.97%) PHP
8 10 (3.61%) C
9 4 (1.44%) Python
9 4 (1.44%) Groovy
10 2 (0.72%) Perl
10 2 (0.72%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.72%) PHP5
11 1 (0.36%) XPath
11 1 (0.36%) Delphi
11 1 (0.36%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 9 (3.25%) Degree
2 2 (0.72%) CCNP
2 2 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (0.72%) Security Cleared
2 2 (0.72%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.61%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.08%) Squid
2 2 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.36%) Puppet
1 1 (0.36%) Ansible
Vendors
1 23 (8.30%) Apple
2 11 (3.97%) Google
3 8 (2.89%) Perforce
4 7 (2.53%) Microsoft
4 7 (2.53%) Facebook
5 6 (2.17%) Twitter
6 4 (1.44%) Oracle
7 3 (1.08%) Sun
7 3 (1.08%) Xamarin
8 2 (0.72%) Sencha
8 2 (0.72%) Symbian
8 2 (0.72%) Cisco
8 2 (0.72%) IBM
8 2 (0.72%) Juniper
8 2 (0.72%) VMware
9 1 (0.36%) Yahoo!
9 1 (0.36%) Hitachi
9 1 (0.36%) Veritas
9 1 (0.36%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.36%) Splunk
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