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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Objective-C
Rank 243 241 219
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -22
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 167 157 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.75% 0.69% 0.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.81% 1.69% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 129 139
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£450 £412 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.35% +2.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £505 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 - £22.66
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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
9218 9303 8988
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.59% 41.11% 40.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 6710 6896 6501
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 63 119
Average hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £18.00 £18.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £160.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +6 41 £440 +3.52% 18
Osterley - 2 £490 -
Wimbledon - 2 £375 - 2
Hounslow - 2 £415 -
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 249 (89.89%) Apple iOS
2 227 (81.95%) iOS Development
3 137 (49.46%) Agile Software Development
4 92 (33.21%) Mobile App
5 85 (30.69%) Android
6 78 (28.16%) JSON
6 78 (28.16%) Xcode
7 77 (27.80%) iPhone
8 71 (25.63%) Mobile Development
9 69 (24.91%) OO
10 68 (24.55%) Cocoa
11 65 (23.47%) JavaScript
12 60 (21.66%) Java
13 59 (21.30%) HTML
14 58 (20.94%) TDD
14 58 (20.94%) User Experience
15 57 (20.58%) Android Development
16 51 (18.41%) iOS SDK
17 50 (18.05%) iPad
18 49 (17.69%) Git (software)
18 49 (17.69%) Scrum
18 49 (17.69%) REST
19 48 (17.33%) RESTful
20 47 (16.97%) Apple Swift
21 43 (15.52%) HTML5
21 43 (15.52%) Web Services
22 42 (15.16%) Cocoa Touch
23 40 (14.44%) Apple
24 39 (14.08%) XML
25 35 (12.64%) Unit Testing

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Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 10 (3.61%) Node.js
2 9 (3.25%) CMS
2 9 (3.25%) Confluence
3 3 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.08%) nginx
3 3 (1.08%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.72%) Facebook Platform
5 1 (0.36%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.36%) Apache
5 1 (0.36%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (0.36%) GlassFish
Applications
1 4 (1.44%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (1.44%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.08%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (0.72%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.08%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (1.08%) Adobe Analytics
2 3 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.72%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.36%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.05%) HTTP
2 7 (2.53%) Internet
3 6 (2.17%) Bluetooth
4 5 (1.81%) VPN
5 3 (1.08%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.72%) UPnP
6 2 (0.72%) IPsec
6 2 (0.72%) Firewall
6 2 (0.72%) MPLS
6 2 (0.72%) BGP
6 2 (0.72%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (0.36%) Skype
7 1 (0.36%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (3.97%) MySQL
2 10 (3.61%) SQL Server
3 7 (2.53%) SQLite
4 5 (1.81%) MongoDB
4 5 (1.81%) NoSQL
5 4 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (1.44%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.08%) Redis
6 3 (1.08%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (0.72%) CouchDB
7 2 (0.72%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.36%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 78 (28.16%) Xcode
2 49 (17.69%) Git (software)
3 17 (6.14%) Jenkins
3 17 (6.14%) CocoaPods
4 14 (5.05%) Subversion
5 12 (4.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 11 (3.97%) Android Studio
7 6 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (1.81%) Eclipse
8 5 (1.81%) Hudson
9 3 (1.08%) Maven
9 3 (1.08%) JIRA
10 2 (0.72%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.72%) Appium
10 2 (0.72%) Calabash
11 1 (0.36%) Robolectric
11 1 (0.36%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.36%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 28 (10.11%) Finance
2 10 (3.61%) Retail
3 8 (2.89%) Banking
4 7 (2.53%) Publishing
5 5 (1.81%) Games
5 5 (1.81%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.08%) Law
6 3 (1.08%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.72%) Marketing
7 2 (0.72%) Electronics
7 2 (0.72%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.36%) Back Office
8 1 (0.36%) Legal
8 1 (0.36%) Military
Job Titles
1 261 (94.22%) Developer
2 200 (72.20%) iOS Developer
3 39 (14.08%) Mobile Developer
4 35 (12.64%) Senior Developer
5 30 (10.83%) Senior iOS Developer
6 21 (7.58%) Android Developer
7 10 (3.61%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 9 (3.25%) iPhone Developer
9 7 (2.53%) Programmer
9 7 (2.53%) Junior
10 6 (2.17%) Ruby Developer
10 6 (2.17%) iPhone Applications Developer
10 6 (2.17%) Applications Developer
10 6 (2.17%) Lead Developer
10 6 (2.17%) Junior Developer
11 4 (1.44%) Windows Mobile Developer
11 4 (1.44%) Mac Developer
11 4 (1.44%) Software Engineer
11 4 (1.44%) Web Developer
12 3 (1.08%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (28.16%) JSON
2 68 (24.55%) Cocoa
3 59 (21.30%) HTML
4 51 (18.41%) iOS SDK
5 49 (17.69%) REST
6 48 (17.33%) RESTful
7 43 (15.52%) HTML5
7 43 (15.52%) Web Services
8 42 (15.16%) Cocoa Touch
9 39 (14.08%) XML
10 35 (12.64%) CSS
11 34 (12.27%) Android SDK
12 23 (8.30%) Core Animation
13 22 (7.94%) SOAP
14 12 (4.33%) CSS3
15 10 (3.61%) jQuery
16 9 (3.25%) UIKit
17 8 (2.89%) .NET
17 8 (2.89%) Flash
18 7 (2.53%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 92 (33.21%) Mobile App
2 77 (27.80%) iPhone
3 58 (20.94%) User Experience
4 50 (18.05%) iPad
5 24 (8.66%) Animation
6 20 (7.22%) Computer Science
7 11 (3.97%) Social Media
8 9 (3.25%) Streaming Video
9 7 (2.53%) Video on Demand
10 6 (2.17%) Data Structures
11 5 (1.81%) Embedded Systems
11 5 (1.81%) Blackberry
11 5 (1.81%) Open Source
11 5 (1.81%) Streaming Media
12 4 (1.44%) Smartphone
13 3 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
14 2 (0.72%) Spread Betting
14 2 (0.72%) Interactive TV
14 2 (0.72%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 249 (89.89%) Apple iOS
2 85 (30.69%) Android
3 14 (5.05%) Windows
4 9 (3.25%) Linux
5 8 (2.89%) UNIX
6 7 (2.53%) Mac OS X
7 6 (2.17%) Windows 8
8 4 (1.44%) Windows Phone
9 3 (1.08%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.36%) Solaris
10 1 (0.36%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (81.95%) iOS Development
2 137 (49.46%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (25.63%) Mobile Development
4 69 (24.91%) OO
5 58 (20.94%) TDD
6 57 (20.58%) Android Development
7 49 (17.69%) Scrum
8 35 (12.64%) Unit Testing
9 33 (11.91%) Mobile Application Development
9 33 (11.91%) Continuous Integration
10 31 (11.19%) BDD
11 24 (8.66%) OOP
12 23 (8.30%) Software Engineering
13 17 (6.14%) E-Commerce
14 16 (5.78%) OOD
15 15 (5.42%) Multithreading
15 15 (5.42%) Content Management
16 13 (4.69%) MVC
16 13 (4.69%) Concurrent Programming
17 11 (3.97%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (23.47%) JavaScript
2 60 (21.66%) Java
3 47 (16.97%) Apple Swift
4 35 (12.64%) C#
5 25 (9.03%) C++
6 13 (4.69%) SQL
7 11 (3.97%) C
8 8 (2.89%) Ruby
8 8 (2.89%) ActionScript
9 4 (1.44%) Python
10 3 (1.08%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.72%) XPath
11 2 (0.72%) Scala
11 2 (0.72%) PHP
12 1 (0.36%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.36%) Perl
12 1 (0.36%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 16 (5.78%) Degree
2 2 (0.72%) JNCIP
2 2 (0.72%) CCNP
2 2 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.36%) CISSP
3 1 (0.36%) CISA
3 1 (0.36%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.14%) QA
2 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.36%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (1.08%) Ansible
1 3 (1.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 40 (14.44%) Apple
2 24 (8.66%) Google
3 7 (2.53%) Adobe
4 6 (2.17%) Xamarin
5 5 (1.81%) Facebook
6 4 (1.44%) Oracle
6 4 (1.44%) Twitter
6 4 (1.44%) Appcelerator
7 2 (0.72%) Juniper
7 2 (0.72%) Cisco
8 1 (0.36%) SAP
8 1 (0.36%) Sybase
8 1 (0.36%) IBM
8 1 (0.36%) Sun
8 1 (0.36%) Perforce
8 1 (0.36%) Teradata
8 1 (0.36%) VMware
8 1 (0.36%) Coverity
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