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 29 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Objective-C
Rank 87 90 76
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -14
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 14 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.76% 0.55% 0.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.18% 1.70% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 4
Median daily rate £413 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £409 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £28.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £31.00 £26.53
% change year-on-year
-8.06% +16.87%
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
642 530 443
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 34.67% 32.62% 35.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 442 351 275
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 £281 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 16
Median hourly rate £28.50 £25.75 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.67% +37.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £41.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Objective-C Hourly 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 29 July 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 - 4 £420 -
Objective-C
North West

Objective-C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 20 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 15 (75.00%) iOS Development
3 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (60.00%) Android
5 11 (55.00%) Java
6 10 (50.00%) Mobile Development
7 9 (45.00%) User Experience
8 8 (40.00%) Apple Swift
8 8 (40.00%) Git (software)
9 7 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (35.00%) Android Development
9 7 (35.00%) Jenkins
9 7 (35.00%) Mobile App
10 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
10 6 (30.00%) OOP
10 6 (30.00%) TDD
11 5 (25.00%) Xcode
11 5 (25.00%) OO
11 5 (25.00%) Windows
11 5 (25.00%) JUnit
11 5 (25.00%) REST
11 5 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
12 4 (20.00%) BDD
12 4 (20.00%) Subversion
12 4 (20.00%) Cocoa
12 4 (20.00%) Automated Testing
12 4 (20.00%) JSON
12 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
12 4 (20.00%) XML
12 4 (20.00%) HTTP

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 2 (10.00%) Marvel
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Adobe After Effects
1 2 (10.00%) Pixate
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) HTTP
1 4 (20.00%) Internet
2 2 (10.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (10.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (35.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (25.00%) JUnit
3 5 (25.00%) Xcode
4 4 (20.00%) Subversion
5 3 (15.00%) Calabash
5 3 (15.00%) Hudson
5 3 (15.00%) Robotium
5 3 (15.00%) TeamCity
6 2 (10.00%) Android Studio
6 2 (10.00%) Ant
6 2 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (10.00%) CocoaPods
6 2 (10.00%) Gradle
7 1 (5.00%) Maven
General
1 2 (10.00%) Banking
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Developer
2 13 (65.00%) iOS Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Mobile Developer
4 5 (25.00%) Android Developer
4 5 (25.00%) iOS Android Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Applications Developer
5 3 (15.00%) iOS Software Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Agile Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Android Software Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Designer
6 2 (10.00%) Java Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Lead Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Lead iOS Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
6 2 (10.00%) UI Designer
6 2 (10.00%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) REST
2 4 (20.00%) Cocoa
2 4 (20.00%) JSON
2 4 (20.00%) XML
3 3 (15.00%) Web Services
4 2 (10.00%) Cocoa Touch
4 2 (10.00%) Framer.js
4 2 (10.00%) iOS SDK
5 1 (5.00%) CSS
5 1 (5.00%) GWT
5 1 (5.00%) OAuth
5 1 (5.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) User Experience
2 7 (35.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (15.00%) Streaming Media
4 2 (10.00%) Digital Media
5 1 (5.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 12 (60.00%) Android
3 5 (25.00%) Windows
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (10.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) iOS Development
2 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (50.00%) Mobile Development
4 7 (35.00%) Android Development
4 7 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (30.00%) OOP
5 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (30.00%) TDD
6 5 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (25.00%) OO
7 4 (20.00%) Automated Testing
7 4 (20.00%) BDD
8 3 (15.00%) Coaching
8 3 (15.00%) DRM
8 3 (15.00%) Pair Programming
8 3 (15.00%) Scrum
9 2 (10.00%) CRM
9 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
9 2 (10.00%) Kanban
9 2 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) Java
2 8 (40.00%) Apple Swift
3 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.00%) PHP
5 1 (5.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Adobe
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