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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Objective-C
Rank 283 249 250
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +1
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 163 195 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.71% 0.83% 0.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.59% 1.93% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 176 134
Median daily rate £438 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £461
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £384 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.23% +5.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £16.66 - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.00 £26.53
% change year-on-year
- +16.87%
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
10273 10129 10252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.01% 43.30% 41.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 7668 7574 7415
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 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 66 64
Median hourly rate £31.72 £32.50 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.40% +6.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.09 £16.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £44.90 £129.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +11.42%

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

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 September 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

Objective-C
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 29 September 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 +6 28 £475 +5.55% 16
Chiswick - 1 - -
Objective-C
England

Objective-C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 281 (89.49%) Apple iOS
2 259 (82.48%) iOS Development
3 197 (62.74%) Agile Software Development
4 186 (59.24%) Apple Swift
5 137 (43.63%) TDD
6 110 (35.03%) Cocoa
7 101 (32.17%) Scrum
8 86 (27.39%) BDD
8 86 (27.39%) Android
8 86 (27.39%) Mobile Development
9 85 (27.07%) Xcode
10 84 (26.75%) Mobile App
11 80 (25.48%) Git (software)
12 79 (25.16%) User Experience
13 73 (23.25%) RESTful
14 69 (21.97%) Unit Testing
14 69 (21.97%) JavaScript
15 68 (21.66%) OO
16 65 (20.70%) Java
17 59 (18.79%) Apple
18 56 (17.83%) Continuous Integration
18 56 (17.83%) iPhone
18 56 (17.83%) Android Development
19 55 (17.52%) iPad
20 54 (17.20%) HTML
21 50 (15.92%) Web Services
21 50 (15.92%) JSON
21 50 (15.92%) Cocoa Touch
22 49 (15.61%) REST
23 46 (14.65%) Software Engineering

Objective-C
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 4 (1.27%) Apache
2 3 (0.96%) CMS
2 3 (0.96%) Confluence
2 3 (0.96%) SAS
3 2 (0.64%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (0.64%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (0.64%) GlassFish
3 2 (0.64%) JBoss
3 2 (0.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (0.64%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.64%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.64%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.32%) Apache Qpid
4 1 (0.32%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (1.59%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.64%) InDesign
3 1 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.32%) InVision
Business Applications
1 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
1 17 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (4.46%) TestFlight
3 11 (3.50%) GitHub
4 8 (2.55%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (2.55%) Google Play
4 8 (2.55%) iTunes
5 3 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (0.96%) Heroku
6 2 (0.64%) CloudBees
6 2 (0.64%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.64%) Google App Engine
6 2 (0.64%) IaaS
6 2 (0.64%) OpenShift
6 2 (0.64%) PaaS
7 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.46%) HTTP
2 12 (3.82%) Internet
3 7 (2.23%) Skype
4 4 (1.27%) Softphone
4 4 (1.27%) VoIP
5 3 (0.96%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.32%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.32%) iBeacon
6 1 (0.32%) Network Security
6 1 (0.32%) RIP
6 1 (0.32%) SNMP
6 1 (0.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (6.69%) MySQL
2 19 (6.05%) MongoDB
3 18 (5.73%) SQLite
4 15 (4.78%) CouchDB
5 14 (4.46%) Azure SQL Database
6 8 (2.55%) Amazon RDS
6 8 (2.55%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (2.23%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.64%) Big Data
8 2 (0.64%) DB2
8 2 (0.64%) Mixpanel
9 1 (0.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.32%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.32%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.32%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.32%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.32%) Redis
9 1 (0.32%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.32%) Riak
9 1 (0.32%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 85 (27.07%) Xcode
2 80 (25.48%) Git (software)
3 34 (10.83%) Jenkins
4 24 (7.64%) Subversion
5 19 (6.05%) JIRA
6 13 (4.14%) Maven
7 11 (3.50%) Hudson
8 10 (3.18%) Calabash
9 8 (2.55%) Android Studio
10 7 (2.23%) CocoaPods
11 6 (1.91%) Ant
11 6 (1.91%) Bitbucket
11 6 (1.91%) Gradle
11 6 (1.91%) JUnit
12 5 (1.59%) Eclipse
12 5 (1.59%) Mercurial
13 4 (1.27%) git-flow
13 4 (1.27%) Selenium
13 4 (1.27%) Sonatype Nexus
14 3 (0.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 25 (7.96%) Retail
2 17 (5.41%) Games
3 15 (4.78%) Banking
4 12 (3.82%) Publishing
5 10 (3.18%) Marketing
6 7 (2.23%) Finance
6 7 (2.23%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.96%) Advertising
8 2 (0.64%) Music Industry
8 2 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.64%) Private Banking
8 2 (0.64%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.32%) Back Office
9 1 (0.32%) Electronics
9 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 282 (89.81%) Developer
2 240 (76.43%) iOS Developer
3 59 (18.79%) Senior Developer
4 55 (17.52%) Senior iOS Developer
5 44 (14.01%) Objective-C Developer
6 31 (9.87%) Android Developer
7 27 (8.60%) Mobile Developer
8 20 (6.37%) iOS Android Developer
9 16 (5.10%) Applications Developer
10 11 (3.50%) E-Commerce Developer
10 11 (3.50%) Software Engineer
11 9 (2.87%) Mobile Applications Developer
12 8 (2.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 7 (2.23%) C++ Developer
13 7 (2.23%) Software Developer
14 6 (1.91%) Games Developer
15 5 (1.59%) Agile Developer
15 5 (1.59%) JavaScript Developer
15 5 (1.59%) Senior Android Developer
15 5 (1.59%) Senior Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (35.03%) Cocoa
2 73 (23.25%) RESTful
3 54 (17.20%) HTML
4 50 (15.92%) Cocoa Touch
4 50 (15.92%) JSON
4 50 (15.92%) Web Services
5 49 (15.61%) REST
6 44 (14.01%) CSS
7 42 (13.38%) Core Data
8 40 (12.74%) iOS SDK
9 37 (11.78%) HTML5
10 35 (11.15%) SOAP
11 32 (10.19%) XML
12 31 (9.87%) CSS3
13 26 (8.28%) UIKit
14 25 (7.96%) Core Animation
15 19 (6.05%) Android SDK
16 16 (5.10%) AngularJS
17 13 (4.14%) React Native
18 12 (3.82%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 84 (26.75%) Mobile App
2 79 (25.16%) User Experience
3 56 (17.83%) iPhone
4 55 (17.52%) iPad
5 45 (14.33%) Computer Science
6 25 (7.96%) Animation
7 18 (5.73%) Fintech
8 17 (5.41%) Smartphone
9 15 (4.78%) Mathematics
10 10 (3.18%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (3.18%) Mobile Banking
11 8 (2.55%) Augmented Reality
11 8 (2.55%) Digital Media
12 7 (2.23%) Apple TV
12 7 (2.23%) NHS
12 7 (2.23%) Video on Demand
13 6 (1.91%) GPGPU
13 6 (1.91%) mHealth
13 6 (1.91%) Social Media
14 4 (1.27%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 281 (89.49%) Apple iOS
2 86 (27.39%) Android
3 12 (3.82%) Linux
4 8 (2.55%) Mac OS X
4 8 (2.55%) Unix
5 7 (2.23%) Mac OS
6 6 (1.91%) Windows
7 2 (0.64%) Solaris
7 2 (0.64%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 259 (82.48%) iOS Development
2 197 (62.74%) Agile Software Development
3 137 (43.63%) TDD
4 101 (32.17%) Scrum
5 86 (27.39%) BDD
5 86 (27.39%) Mobile Development
6 69 (21.97%) Unit Testing
7 68 (21.66%) OO
8 56 (17.83%) Android Development
8 56 (17.83%) Continuous Integration
9 46 (14.65%) E-Commerce
9 46 (14.65%) Software Engineering
10 28 (8.92%) OOD
11 22 (7.01%) Pair Programming
12 20 (6.37%) OOP
13 19 (6.05%) Test Automation
14 18 (5.73%) Multithreading
15 17 (5.41%) Automated Testing
16 16 (5.10%) High Availability
16 16 (5.10%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 186 (59.24%) Apple Swift
2 69 (21.97%) JavaScript
3 65 (20.70%) Java
4 37 (11.78%) C++
5 32 (10.19%) SQL
6 26 (8.28%) C
7 21 (6.69%) C#
8 11 (3.50%) Python
9 10 (3.18%) Ruby
10 8 (2.55%) Clojure
11 7 (2.23%) PHP
12 6 (1.91%) R
12 6 (1.91%) SPARQL
13 5 (1.59%) ActionScript
14 4 (1.27%) ActionScript 3.0
14 4 (1.27%) Go
15 3 (0.96%) VBA
16 2 (0.64%) ActionScript 2.0
16 2 (0.64%) Perl
16 2 (0.64%) Scala
Qualifications
1 41 (13.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.23%) QA
2 3 (0.96%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 4 (1.27%) Docker
2 2 (0.64%) Squid
2 2 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.32%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 6 (1.91%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.27%) yum
3 2 (0.64%) Puppet
4 1 (0.32%) Graphite
4 1 (0.32%) StatsD
Vendors
1 59 (18.79%) Apple
2 12 (3.82%) Google
3 7 (2.23%) Oracle
3 7 (2.23%) Xamarin
4 3 (0.96%) Telerik
5 2 (0.64%) Adobe
5 2 (0.64%) Appcelerator
5 2 (0.64%) Facebook
5 2 (0.64%) IBM
5 2 (0.64%) Kony
5 2 (0.64%) Sun
5 2 (0.64%) Twitter
5 2 (0.64%) VMware
5 2 (0.64%) WorldPay
6 1 (0.32%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.32%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.32%) SAP
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