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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Objective-C
Rank 246 236 203
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -33
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 182 210 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.77% 0.88% 1.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.79% 2.11% 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 137 202
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £288 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £464 £469
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £355 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +18.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £26.53 £30.08
% change year-on-year
+16.87% -11.81%
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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
10176 9960 11003
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.91% 41.61% 44.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7508 7025 7841
Average daily rate £450 £425 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 61 84
Average hourly rate £29.00 £36.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £15.25 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.13 £53.50 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -9 30 £463 +23.33% 15
Canary Wharf - 1 £600 -
Wimbledon - 1 £325 -
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 314 (89.97%) Apple iOS
2 298 (85.39%) iOS Development
3 202 (57.88%) Agile Software Development
4 123 (35.24%) Xcode
5 113 (32.38%) Mobile App
6 101 (28.94%) Cocoa
7 98 (28.08%) JSON
7 98 (28.08%) Android
8 97 (27.79%) iPhone
8 97 (27.79%) Apple Swift
9 94 (26.93%) Mobile Development
9 94 (26.93%) TDD
10 84 (24.07%) OO
11 82 (23.50%) iOS SDK
12 80 (22.92%) User Experience
13 79 (22.64%) Android Development
14 76 (21.78%) HTML
14 76 (21.78%) JavaScript
15 75 (21.49%) Scrum
16 72 (20.63%) Git (software)
17 70 (20.06%) RESTful
17 70 (20.06%) Java
18 69 (19.77%) REST
19 66 (18.91%) Unit Testing
20 57 (16.33%) Apple
21 55 (15.76%) Web Services
21 55 (15.76%) Cocoa Touch
22 54 (15.47%) iPad
23 52 (14.90%) Android SDK
24 51 (14.61%) BDD

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Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 18 (5.16%) Node.js
2 17 (4.87%) CMS
3 9 (2.58%) Confluence
4 5 (1.43%) IIS
5 3 (0.86%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.57%) Facebook Platform
7 1 (0.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.29%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (0.86%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.29%) MS Project
2 1 (0.29%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.29%) WebTrends
1 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.72%) GitHub
2 3 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.29%) SaaS
3 1 (0.29%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.29%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.15%) HTTP
2 5 (1.43%) Bluetooth
3 3 (0.86%) UPnP
3 3 (0.86%) NFC
4 2 (0.57%) iBeacon
4 2 (0.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.57%) Internet
5 1 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.29%) Wireless
5 1 (0.29%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.29%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (3.44%) SQLite
2 9 (2.58%) MySQL
3 7 (2.01%) SQL Server
4 5 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.43%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.15%) NoSQL
6 3 (0.86%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (0.86%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.86%) CouchDB
7 2 (0.57%) Redis
8 1 (0.29%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.29%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 123 (35.24%) Xcode
2 72 (20.63%) Git (software)
3 26 (7.45%) Subversion
4 20 (5.73%) CocoaPods
5 18 (5.16%) Jenkins
6 15 (4.30%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 11 (3.15%) Android Studio
8 7 (2.01%) JIRA
9 6 (1.72%) Hudson
10 5 (1.43%) CruiseControl
10 5 (1.43%) Visual Studio
10 5 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (1.43%) TeamCity
11 4 (1.15%) Eclipse
11 4 (1.15%) Maven
12 1 (0.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.29%) Ant
12 1 (0.29%) Appium
12 1 (0.29%) Bitbucket
General
1 32 (9.17%) Finance
2 23 (6.59%) Publishing
3 12 (3.44%) Retail
4 10 (2.87%) Banking
5 7 (2.01%) Marketing
6 5 (1.43%) Investment Banking
6 5 (1.43%) Electronics
7 4 (1.15%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.15%) Games
8 2 (0.57%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.57%) Law
8 2 (0.57%) Legal
8 2 (0.57%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.29%) Automotive
9 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 329 (94.27%) Developer
2 268 (76.79%) iOS Developer
3 57 (16.33%) Senior Developer
4 52 (14.90%) Mobile Developer
5 46 (13.18%) Senior iOS Developer
6 27 (7.74%) Android Developer
7 14 (4.01%) iPhone Developer
8 13 (3.72%) Lead Developer
9 10 (2.87%) Programmer
9 10 (2.87%) iPhone Applications Developer
10 9 (2.58%) Junior
10 9 (2.58%) Junior Developer
11 8 (2.29%) Software Engineer
12 6 (1.72%) Mobile Applications Developer
13 5 (1.43%) Junior iOS Developer
13 5 (1.43%) .NET Developer
14 4 (1.15%) Agile .NET Developer
14 4 (1.15%) AWS Developer
14 4 (1.15%) Windows Mobile Developer
14 4 (1.15%) Android Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (28.94%) Cocoa
2 98 (28.08%) JSON
3 82 (23.50%) iOS SDK
4 76 (21.78%) HTML
5 70 (20.06%) RESTful
6 69 (19.77%) REST
7 55 (15.76%) Web Services
7 55 (15.76%) Cocoa Touch
8 52 (14.90%) Android SDK
9 47 (13.47%) CSS
10 46 (13.18%) XML
11 36 (10.32%) HTML5
12 35 (10.03%) SOAP
13 27 (7.74%) UIKit
14 23 (6.59%) Core Animation
15 16 (4.58%) jQuery
16 9 (2.58%) CSS3
17 8 (2.29%) Flash
18 7 (2.01%) .NET
19 5 (1.43%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 113 (32.38%) Mobile App
2 97 (27.79%) iPhone
3 80 (22.92%) User Experience
4 54 (15.47%) iPad
5 22 (6.30%) Animation
6 15 (4.30%) Computer Science
7 13 (3.72%) Social Media
8 11 (3.15%) Smartphone
8 11 (3.15%) Video on Demand
9 9 (2.58%) Streaming Video
10 5 (1.43%) Blackberry
10 5 (1.43%) Social Network
10 5 (1.43%) Embedded Systems
11 4 (1.15%) Apple TV
12 3 (0.86%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (0.86%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.86%) Kindle
12 3 (0.86%) N-Tier
13 2 (0.57%) Digital Media
13 2 (0.57%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 314 (89.97%) Apple iOS
2 98 (28.08%) Android
3 18 (5.16%) Windows
4 8 (2.29%) Linux
5 6 (1.72%) Windows 8
6 5 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (1.43%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (0.86%) UNIX
8 2 (0.57%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.29%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 298 (85.39%) iOS Development
2 202 (57.88%) Agile Software Development
3 94 (26.93%) TDD
3 94 (26.93%) Mobile Development
4 84 (24.07%) OO
5 79 (22.64%) Android Development
6 75 (21.49%) Scrum
7 66 (18.91%) Unit Testing
8 51 (14.61%) BDD
9 41 (11.75%) Continuous Integration
9 41 (11.75%) OOD
10 35 (10.03%) Software Engineering
11 32 (9.17%) OOP
12 29 (8.31%) Mobile Application Development
13 28 (8.02%) E-Commerce
14 22 (6.30%) Content Management
15 21 (6.02%) Pair Programming
16 15 (4.30%) Multithreading
17 13 (3.72%) Automated Testing
17 13 (3.72%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 97 (27.79%) Apple Swift
2 76 (21.78%) JavaScript
3 70 (20.06%) Java
4 46 (13.18%) C++
5 44 (12.61%) C#
6 15 (4.30%) SQL
7 14 (4.01%) C
8 8 (2.29%) ActionScript
8 8 (2.29%) Python
9 6 (1.72%) Ruby
10 5 (1.43%) T-SQL
10 5 (1.43%) PHP
11 2 (0.57%) Scala
12 1 (0.29%) R
12 1 (0.29%) XPath
12 1 (0.29%) Haskell
12 1 (0.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (4.87%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.73%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.29%) Puppet
1 1 (0.29%) Ansible
Vendors
1 57 (16.33%) Apple
2 19 (5.44%) Google
3 7 (2.01%) Appcelerator
4 6 (1.72%) Xamarin
5 4 (1.15%) Adobe
6 3 (0.86%) Zend
7 2 (0.57%) Facebook
7 2 (0.57%) SAP
8 1 (0.29%) Teradata
8 1 (0.29%) Coverity
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