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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple Objective-C
North West / Manchester
Rank 77 94 87
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -7
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 15 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.13% 0.39% 0.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.60% 1.01% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 7
Median daily rate £425 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £335 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £441 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 - -

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
578 692 533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 43.69% 38.21% 34.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 416 362
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 18 8
Median hourly rate £37.50 £29.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.31% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.19 £14.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.40 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Objective-C across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Objective-C Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 February 2017. 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 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 - 3 £425 -
Objective-C
North West

Objective-C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 20 (90.91%) Apple iOS
2 15 (68.18%) iOS Development
3 14 (63.64%) Apple Swift
4 13 (59.09%) Android
5 11 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (50.00%) Java
5 11 (50.00%) Android Development
6 8 (36.36%) BDD
6 8 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (36.36%) Mobile App
6 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
7 7 (31.82%) Xcode
8 6 (27.27%) Mobile Application Development
8 6 (27.27%) Jenkins
8 6 (27.27%) Games
9 5 (22.73%) Scrum
9 5 (22.73%) TDD
9 5 (22.73%) JSON
9 5 (22.73%) Project Management
9 5 (22.73%) Mobile Development
10 4 (18.18%) CocoaPods
10 4 (18.18%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (18.18%) TestFlight
10 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
10 4 (18.18%) Mac OS X
10 4 (18.18%) HTML
10 4 (18.18%) Web Services
10 4 (18.18%) Windows
10 4 (18.18%) OOP

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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) TestFlight
2 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.09%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Bluetooth
1 2 (9.09%) NFC
1 2 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
1 4 (18.18%) SQLite
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (31.82%) Xcode
3 6 (27.27%) Jenkins
4 4 (18.18%) Android Studio
4 4 (18.18%) CocoaPods
5 2 (9.09%) Eclipse
5 2 (9.09%) Jasmine
5 2 (9.09%) JIRA
5 2 (9.09%) Mocha
5 2 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 6 (27.27%) Games
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Developer
2 13 (59.09%) iOS Developer
3 9 (40.91%) Android Developer
4 7 (31.82%) iOS Android Developer
4 7 (31.82%) Mobile Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Applications Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Java Android Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Java Applications Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Java Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Java Mobile Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Objective-C Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Senior Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Senior iOS Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Applications Architect
7 2 (9.09%) Architect
7 2 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Mobile Architect
7 2 (9.09%) Senior iOS Android Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) JSON
2 4 (18.18%) Cocoa
2 4 (18.18%) Cocoa Touch
2 4 (18.18%) HTML
2 4 (18.18%) HTML5
2 4 (18.18%) REST
2 4 (18.18%) RESTful
2 4 (18.18%) Web Services
3 2 (9.09%) HTML5 Canvas
3 2 (9.09%) J2EE
3 2 (9.09%) Material Design
3 2 (9.09%) Pixi.js
3 2 (9.09%) SOAP
3 2 (9.09%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Mobile App
2 4 (18.18%) iPhone
2 4 (18.18%) User Experience
3 2 (9.09%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (90.91%) Apple iOS
2 13 (59.09%) Android
3 4 (18.18%) Mac OS X
3 4 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) iOS Development
2 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) Android Development
3 8 (36.36%) BDD
3 8 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (27.27%) Mobile Application Development
5 5 (22.73%) Mobile Development
5 5 (22.73%) Project Management
5 5 (22.73%) Scrum
5 5 (22.73%) TDD
6 4 (18.18%) Change Control
6 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
6 4 (18.18%) OOP
6 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 4 (18.18%) Software Testing
7 3 (13.64%) Post-Production
8 2 (9.09%) Game Development
8 2 (9.09%) High Availability
8 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
9 1 (4.55%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) Apple Swift
2 11 (50.00%) Java
3 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.09%) C++
5 1 (4.55%) ES6
5 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Apple
1 2 (9.09%) Google