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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Objective-C
Rank 305 309 262
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -47
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 101 102 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.48% 0.49% 0.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.13% 1.14% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 82 119
Average daily rate £425 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £461 £555
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 - - £40.00
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
8938 8945 8729
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.06% 42.62% 40.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 6645 6681 6182
Average daily rate £470 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 50 73
Average hourly rate £38.50 £28.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.91% -17.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.85 £16.60 £24.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.80 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 14 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Objective-C within the London region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +28 11 £425 +6.25% 14
Isleworth - 1 £445 -
Hammersmith - 1 £410 -
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 249 (87.68%) Apple iOS
2 234 (82.39%) iOS Development
3 175 (61.62%) Agile Software Development
4 127 (44.72%) Apple Swift
5 89 (31.34%) Xcode
6 85 (29.93%) TDD
7 71 (25.00%) Cocoa
8 62 (21.83%) Scrum
9 54 (19.01%) iPhone
10 53 (18.66%) Android
10 53 (18.66%) Mobile Development
10 53 (18.66%) User Experience
11 49 (17.25%) Mobile App
11 49 (17.25%) JSON
12 48 (16.90%) iOS SDK
13 47 (16.55%) BDD
14 46 (16.20%) Java
15 44 (15.49%) RESTful
16 43 (15.14%) Software Engineering
17 42 (14.79%) Apple
18 41 (14.44%) Git (software)
19 40 (14.08%) REST
20 38 (13.38%) JavaScript
21 37 (13.03%) HTML
22 36 (12.68%) OO
22 36 (12.68%) Continuous Integration
23 35 (12.32%) Unit Testing
23 35 (12.32%) XML
24 33 (11.62%) C++
25 32 (11.27%) iPad

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Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 15 (5.28%) Node.js
2 9 (3.17%) CMS
3 2 (0.70%) Apache Solr
3 2 (0.70%) IIS
4 1 (0.35%) Confluence
4 1 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (0.70%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.35%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.93%) GitHub
2 6 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.70%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.35%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.58%) HTTP
2 3 (1.06%) iBeacon
3 2 (0.70%) RTSP
3 2 (0.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.35%) 4G
4 1 (0.35%) NFC
4 1 (0.35%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.46%) MongoDB
1 7 (2.46%) SQLite
2 6 (2.11%) SQL Server
3 5 (1.76%) NoSQL
4 4 (1.41%) MySQL
5 2 (0.70%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (0.70%) CouchDB
5 2 (0.70%) Redis
5 2 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.35%) Big Data
6 1 (0.35%) HBase
6 1 (0.35%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.35%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 89 (31.34%) Xcode
2 41 (14.44%) Git (software)
3 22 (7.75%) Subversion
4 8 (2.82%) JIRA
5 7 (2.46%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.76%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.41%) Appium
7 4 (1.41%) CocoaPods
8 3 (1.06%) JIRA Agile
8 3 (1.06%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (0.70%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 2 (0.70%) Calabash
9 2 (0.70%) Hudson
9 2 (0.70%) Maven
9 2 (0.70%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.70%) Moq
9 2 (0.70%) NUnit
9 2 (0.70%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (0.70%) Selenium
9 2 (0.70%) SpecFlow
General
1 19 (6.69%) Finance
2 18 (6.34%) Games
3 11 (3.87%) Retail
4 10 (3.52%) Publishing
5 7 (2.46%) Electronics
5 7 (2.46%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.06%) Advertising
6 3 (1.06%) Automotive
6 3 (1.06%) Banking
7 2 (0.70%) Legal
7 2 (0.70%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.70%) Marketing
8 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.35%) International Banking
8 1 (0.35%) Law
8 1 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 265 (93.31%) Developer
2 229 (80.63%) iOS Developer
3 57 (20.07%) Objective-C Developer
4 48 (16.90%) Senior Developer
5 44 (15.49%) Senior iOS Developer
6 27 (9.51%) Applications Developer
7 21 (7.39%) Android Developer
8 13 (4.58%) iOS Android Developer
9 12 (4.23%) Agile Developer
9 12 (4.23%) iPhone Developer
9 12 (4.23%) Lead Developer
9 12 (4.23%) Lead iOS Developer
9 12 (4.23%) Mobile Developer
10 8 (2.82%) C++ Developer
11 7 (2.46%) E-Commerce Developer
12 6 (2.11%) iPad Developer
12 6 (2.11%) Java Developer
12 6 (2.11%) Objective-C Engineer
13 5 (1.76%) Full Stack Developer
13 5 (1.76%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (25.00%) Cocoa
2 49 (17.25%) JSON
3 48 (16.90%) iOS SDK
4 44 (15.49%) RESTful
5 40 (14.08%) REST
6 37 (13.03%) HTML
7 35 (12.32%) XML
8 28 (9.86%) Web Services
9 27 (9.51%) Cocoa Touch
9 27 (9.51%) SOAP
10 22 (7.75%) CSS
11 19 (6.69%) HTML5
12 16 (5.63%) .NET
13 13 (4.58%) UIKit
14 12 (4.23%) AngularJS
15 10 (3.52%) Android SDK
15 10 (3.52%) Backbone.js
16 9 (3.17%) Ajax
17 8 (2.82%) CSS3
18 7 (2.46%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 54 (19.01%) iPhone
2 53 (18.66%) User Experience
3 49 (17.25%) Mobile App
4 32 (11.27%) iPad
5 14 (4.93%) Computer Science
5 14 (4.93%) Fintech
6 12 (4.23%) Streaming Video
7 9 (3.17%) Mobile Payment
7 9 (3.17%) Social Media
8 8 (2.82%) Data Structures
9 7 (2.46%) Algorithms
9 7 (2.46%) Digital Media
10 6 (2.11%) Animation
11 5 (1.76%) Apple TV
11 5 (1.76%) Cryptography
11 5 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.76%) Online Games
11 5 (1.76%) Video on Demand
12 4 (1.41%) Augmented Reality
12 4 (1.41%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 249 (87.68%) Apple iOS
2 53 (18.66%) Android
3 8 (2.82%) Windows
4 5 (1.76%) Linux
4 5 (1.76%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (0.70%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (82.39%) iOS Development
2 175 (61.62%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (29.93%) TDD
4 62 (21.83%) Scrum
5 53 (18.66%) Mobile Development
6 47 (16.55%) BDD
7 43 (15.14%) Software Engineering
8 36 (12.68%) Continuous Integration
8 36 (12.68%) OO
9 35 (12.32%) Unit Testing
10 30 (10.56%) Android Development
11 29 (10.21%) E-Commerce
12 20 (7.04%) Multithreading
13 18 (6.34%) OOP
14 15 (5.28%) OOD
14 15 (5.28%) SOLID
15 13 (4.58%) MVC
16 11 (3.87%) Automated Testing
17 10 (3.52%) Kanban
17 10 (3.52%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 127 (44.72%) Apple Swift
2 46 (16.20%) Java
3 38 (13.38%) JavaScript
4 33 (11.62%) C++
5 18 (6.34%) C#
6 17 (5.99%) PHP
7 15 (5.28%) Ruby
8 14 (4.93%) Python
9 12 (4.23%) C
10 10 (3.52%) SQL
11 2 (0.70%) Scala
11 2 (0.70%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.35%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.35%) Go
12 1 (0.35%) Groovy
12 1 (0.35%) Haskell
12 1 (0.35%) Perl
12 1 (0.35%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (4.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.46%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.06%) yum
2 2 (0.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 42 (14.79%) Apple
2 7 (2.46%) Google
3 5 (1.76%) Xamarin
4 2 (0.70%) Appcelerator
4 2 (0.70%) Facebook
4 2 (0.70%) SAP
4 2 (0.70%) Twitter
4 2 (0.70%) Zend
5 1 (0.35%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.35%) DevExpress
5 1 (0.35%) PayPal
5 1 (0.35%) Telerik
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