The table below looks at the statistics for Objective-C skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Objective-C
Rank 123 137 133
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -4
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 28 23 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.81% 0.54% 0.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.13% 1.68% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 15 7
Median daily rate £428 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £325 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £430 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £355
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +12.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.00 £26.53
% change year-on-year
- +16.87%
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England

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

Programming Languages Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1317 1366 1029
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 38.27% 32.07% 32.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 886 860 590
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 44 29
Median hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £21.85 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.90 £44.75 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

Objective-C
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 the North West

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Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Objective-C Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Objective-C across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Objective-C Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

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Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Objective-C Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Manchester +10 22 £426 +6.56% 9
Cheshire +5 3 £450 +21.62% 4
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England

Objective-C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 North West region with a requirement for Objective-C.

1 37 (88.10%) Apple iOS
2 34 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (73.81%) iOS Development
4 24 (57.14%) Java
5 23 (54.76%) Mobile Development
6 22 (52.38%) TDD
7 21 (50.00%) Android
7 21 (50.00%) Mobile App
8 19 (45.24%) Apple Swift
8 19 (45.24%) BDD
8 19 (45.24%) Xcode
9 16 (38.10%) Android Development
10 14 (33.33%) Git (software)
10 14 (33.33%) Software Engineering
10 14 (33.33%) OOP
11 13 (30.95%) REST
12 12 (28.57%) User Experience
12 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
13 11 (26.19%) Automated Testing
13 11 (26.19%) Cocoa
14 10 (23.81%) Jenkins
14 10 (23.81%) Scrum
14 10 (23.81%) JSON
15 9 (21.43%) JUnit
15 9 (21.43%) OO
15 9 (21.43%) XML
16 8 (19.05%) Web Services
16 8 (19.05%) HTTP
16 8 (19.05%) Internet
16 8 (19.05%) Unit Testing

Objective-C
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 (4.76%) Marvel
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Adobe After Effects
1 2 (4.76%) Pixate
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.05%) HTTP
1 8 (19.05%) Internet
2 5 (11.90%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
1 2 (4.76%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 19 (45.24%) Xcode
2 14 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 10 (23.81%) Jenkins
4 9 (21.43%) JUnit
5 8 (19.05%) Subversion
6 5 (11.90%) CocoaPods
7 3 (7.14%) Android Studio
7 3 (7.14%) Appium
7 3 (7.14%) Bitbucket
7 3 (7.14%) Calabash
7 3 (7.14%) Cucumber
7 3 (7.14%) Hudson
7 3 (7.14%) Robotium
7 3 (7.14%) TeamCity
8 2 (4.76%) Gradle
9 1 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (2.38%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
9 1 (2.38%) JIRA
9 1 (2.38%) Maven
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
1 5 (11.90%) Publishing
2 4 (9.52%) Banking
3 3 (7.14%) Retail
4 1 (2.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 36 (85.71%) Developer
2 26 (61.90%) iOS Developer
3 12 (28.57%) Android Developer
4 11 (26.19%) Mobile Developer
4 11 (26.19%) Objective-C Developer
5 7 (16.67%) iOS Android Developer
5 7 (16.67%) Java Android Developer
5 7 (16.67%) Java Developer
6 6 (14.29%) Lead Developer
7 5 (11.90%) Agile Developer
7 5 (11.90%) Applications Developer
7 5 (11.90%) Java Mobile Developer
8 4 (9.52%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 3 (7.14%) Agile Java Developer
9 3 (7.14%) iOS Software Engineer
9 3 (7.14%) Lead iOS Developer
9 3 (7.14%) Software Engineer
10 2 (4.76%) Senior Developer
10 2 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
10 2 (4.76%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.95%) REST
2 11 (26.19%) Cocoa
3 10 (23.81%) JSON
4 9 (21.43%) XML
5 8 (19.05%) Web Services
6 6 (14.29%) iOS SDK
7 5 (11.90%) RESTful
8 4 (9.52%) HTML
8 4 (9.52%) HTML5
8 4 (9.52%) Unity DI Container
8 4 (9.52%) WebGL
9 3 (7.14%) Cocoa Touch
10 2 (4.76%) Framer.js
11 1 (2.38%) .NET
11 1 (2.38%) Android SDK
11 1 (2.38%) Core Data
11 1 (2.38%) CSS
11 1 (2.38%) GWT
11 1 (2.38%) Sass
11 1 (2.38%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 21 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 12 (28.57%) User Experience
3 5 (11.90%) Digital Media
4 3 (7.14%) iPhone
4 3 (7.14%) Streaming Media
5 2 (4.76%) iPad
6 1 (2.38%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 37 (88.10%) Apple iOS
2 21 (50.00%) Android
3 6 (14.29%) Windows
4 4 (9.52%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (4.76%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (73.81%) iOS Development
3 23 (54.76%) Mobile Development
4 22 (52.38%) TDD
5 19 (45.24%) BDD
6 16 (38.10%) Android Development
7 14 (33.33%) OOP
7 14 (33.33%) Software Engineering
8 11 (26.19%) Automated Testing
9 10 (23.81%) Scrum
10 9 (21.43%) OO
11 8 (19.05%) Unit Testing
12 7 (16.67%) E-Commerce
13 6 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (11.90%) CRM
14 5 (11.90%) ERP
14 5 (11.90%) Web Development
15 4 (9.52%) Continuous Delivery
15 4 (9.52%) Mentoring
15 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (57.14%) Java
2 19 (45.24%) Apple Swift
3 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.90%) PHP
5 3 (7.14%) Ruby
6 1 (2.38%) C
6 1 (2.38%) C#
6 1 (2.38%) C++
6 1 (2.38%) SQL
6 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (7.14%) Apple
2 2 (4.76%) Adobe
3 1 (2.38%) Atlassian
Warrington, Cheshire
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