The first table below looks at the demand for Objective-C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Manchester region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Objective-C
Rank 74 75 58
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -17
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 7 5 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.56% 0.44% 2.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.55% 1.28% 5.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 19
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.53 £22.66 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.05% -35.25%
Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
452 391 596
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 36.22% 34.30% 42.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 220 296
Average daily rate £325 £311 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.41% +12.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 12 43
Average hourly rate £18.75 £21.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% -19.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.61 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.25 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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Objective-C
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Objective-C across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

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Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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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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
Bolton - - - -
Cheadle - - - -
Stockport - - - -
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North West

Objective-C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 10 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 9 (90.00%) Android
3 7 (70.00%) iOS Development
4 6 (60.00%) Java
5 5 (50.00%) OOP
5 5 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
5 5 (50.00%) TDD
5 5 (50.00%) Automated Testing
5 5 (50.00%) Cucumber
5 5 (50.00%) BDD
5 5 (50.00%) Calabash
6 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (40.00%) Pair Programming
6 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (30.00%) iPad
7 3 (30.00%) iPhone
7 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
8 2 (20.00%) Android Development
8 2 (20.00%) iOS SDK
8 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
8 2 (20.00%) Subversion
8 2 (20.00%) .NET
8 2 (20.00%) C
8 2 (20.00%) Project Management
8 2 (20.00%) Scrum
9 1 (10.00%) Cocoa
9 1 (10.00%) Information Security
9 1 (10.00%) C#
9 1 (10.00%) C++
9 1 (10.00%) Windows

Objective-C
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 5 (50.00%) Calabash
2 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) iOS Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Penetration Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Security Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) iOS SDK
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) Cocoa
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (10.00%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (10.00%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) iPad
1 3 (30.00%) iPhone
1 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 9 (90.00%) Android
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) iOS Development
2 5 (50.00%) OOP
2 5 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 5 (50.00%) TDD
2 5 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 5 (50.00%) BDD
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (40.00%) Pair Programming
3 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) Android Development
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Information Security
5 1 (10.00%) OO
5 1 (10.00%) SOA
5 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Xamarin
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