The table below looks at the statistics for Objective-C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Objective-C
Rank 99 89 86
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 6 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.33% 0.59% 0.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.07% 1.88% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 1
Median daily rate £413 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -12.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Objective-C
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
562 533 502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 30.95% 31.56% 36.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 326 293
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £494 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £332
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 9
Median hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £37.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% -49.31%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

Objective-C
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

Objective-C
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Objective-C across the Manchester region.

Objective-C Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Objective-C
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
Salford - 2 - -
Objective-C
North West

Objective-C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Objective-C.

1 13 (76.47%) OO
2 12 (70.59%) Java
3 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
3 11 (64.71%) HTML
3 11 (64.71%) Web Services
3 11 (64.71%) Apple iOS
4 10 (58.82%) HTML5
4 10 (58.82%) XML
4 10 (58.82%) Windows
4 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (58.82%) jQuery
5 9 (52.94%) Subversion
5 9 (52.94%) iOS Development
6 7 (41.18%) Mobile App
6 7 (41.18%) OOP
6 7 (41.18%) JSON
6 7 (41.18%) Banking
6 7 (41.18%) Android
6 7 (41.18%) Git (software)
6 7 (41.18%) Finance
7 6 (35.29%) Windows XP
7 6 (35.29%) AIX
7 6 (35.29%) Linux
7 6 (35.29%) C++
7 6 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (35.29%) Java EE
7 6 (35.29%) Degree
7 6 (35.29%) Windows Vista
7 6 (35.29%) TDD
7 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering

Objective-C
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 (23.53%) IIS
2 3 (17.65%) CMS
2 3 (17.65%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Subversion
2 7 (41.18%) Git (software)
3 4 (23.53%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
3 4 (23.53%) Xcode
4 1 (5.88%) Ant
4 1 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (5.88%) Gradle
4 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (41.18%) Banking
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) iOS Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Java Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Mobile Developer
4 5 (29.41%) Applications Developer
4 5 (29.41%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 4 (23.53%) Android Developer
5 4 (23.53%) iOS Android Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) iOS Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior iOS Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) HTML
1 11 (64.71%) Web Services
2 10 (58.82%) HTML5
2 10 (58.82%) jQuery
2 10 (58.82%) XML
3 7 (41.18%) JSON
4 6 (35.29%) Java EE
5 5 (29.41%) AngularJS
5 5 (29.41%) WSDL
6 4 (23.53%) .NET
6 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
6 4 (23.53%) Ajax
6 4 (23.53%) Android SDK
6 4 (23.53%) Entity Framework
6 4 (23.53%) iOS SDK
6 4 (23.53%) PhoneGap
6 4 (23.53%) WCF
7 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
8 2 (11.76%) REST
9 1 (5.88%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Mobile App
2 3 (17.65%) User Experience
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Apple iOS
2 10 (58.82%) Windows
3 7 (41.18%) Android
4 6 (35.29%) AIX
4 6 (35.29%) Linux
4 6 (35.29%) Mac OS
4 6 (35.29%) Windows Vista
4 6 (35.29%) Windows XP
5 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) OO
2 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (52.94%) iOS Development
4 7 (41.18%) OOP
5 6 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
5 6 (35.29%) TDD
6 5 (29.41%) Android Development
6 5 (29.41%) BDD
6 5 (29.41%) Data Protection
6 5 (29.41%) SDLC
6 5 (29.41%) Waterfall
7 4 (23.53%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (23.53%) Mobile Development
7 4 (23.53%) MVC
8 3 (17.65%) Content Management
9 2 (11.76%) ITIL
9 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
9 2 (11.76%) Scrum
10 1 (5.88%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) Java
2 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
3 6 (35.29%) C++
4 5 (29.41%) C
4 5 (29.41%) C#
5 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
6 3 (17.65%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Appcelerator
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
1 4 (23.53%) Xamarin
2 3 (17.65%) EPiServer
2 3 (17.65%) OpenText
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago