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 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Objective-C
Rank 149 131 127
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -4
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 14 20 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.35% 0.54% 0.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.04% 1.70% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 4
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £230 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £375 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £28.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year
-32.94% -
Objective-C
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
1344 1176 919
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 34.00% 31.97% 29.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 878 764 533
Median daily rate £385 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £571 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 27 21
Median hourly rate £30.50 £35.00 £32.47
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.85% +7.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.31 £15.00 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.09 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

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

Objective-C
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

Objective-C
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

Objective-C
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 27 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
Manchester -15 8 £388 +10.71% 7
Cheshire -18 2 £375 +2.73% 5
Lancashire +1 1 - -
Merseyside -3 1 £375 - 1
Objective-C
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 North West region with a requirement for Objective-C.

1 26 (86.67%) Apple iOS
2 23 (76.67%) iOS Development
3 21 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (43.33%) Mobile App
4 13 (43.33%) Apple Swift
5 12 (40.00%) Android
6 11 (36.67%) Banking
6 11 (36.67%) Java
7 10 (33.33%) OO
7 10 (33.33%) Android Development
7 10 (33.33%) Mobile Development
8 9 (30.00%) Git (software)
8 9 (30.00%) Scrum
9 8 (26.67%) JSON
9 8 (26.67%) Web Services
9 8 (26.67%) Jenkins
10 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
10 7 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (23.33%) Finance
10 7 (23.33%) TDD
10 7 (23.33%) Xcode
11 6 (20.00%) User Experience
12 5 (16.67%) iOS SDK
12 5 (16.67%) BDD
12 5 (16.67%) Gradle
12 5 (16.67%) XML
12 5 (16.67%) Windows
12 5 (16.67%) OOP
13 4 (13.33%) HTML
13 4 (13.33%) Project Management

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
1 1 (3.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
1 2 (6.67%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 9 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (26.67%) Jenkins
3 7 (23.33%) Xcode
4 5 (16.67%) Gradle
5 4 (13.33%) Android Studio
6 3 (10.00%) Ant
6 3 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (10.00%) Subversion
7 2 (6.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 2 (6.67%) CocoaPods
7 2 (6.67%) Eclipse
7 2 (6.67%) JIRA
8 1 (3.33%) Bitbucket
8 1 (3.33%) JUnit
8 1 (3.33%) Maven
General
1 11 (36.67%) Banking
2 7 (23.33%) Finance
3 2 (6.67%) Publishing
4 1 (3.33%) Retail
4 1 (3.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (100.00%) Developer
2 21 (70.00%) iOS Developer
3 7 (23.33%) Objective-C Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Android Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Mobile Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Applications Developer
5 4 (13.33%) iOS Android Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Agile Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Java Developer
7 2 (6.67%) iPhone Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Lead Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) iOS Software Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Lead Android Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Senior iOS Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) JSON
1 8 (26.67%) Web Services
2 5 (16.67%) iOS SDK
2 5 (16.67%) XML
3 4 (13.33%) Cocoa
3 4 (13.33%) Cocoa Touch
3 4 (13.33%) HTML
3 4 (13.33%) REST
4 3 (10.00%) HTML5
4 3 (10.00%) Java EE
4 3 (10.00%) jQuery
5 2 (6.67%) Android SDK
5 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
5 2 (6.67%) CSS
5 2 (6.67%) RESTful
5 2 (6.67%) UIKit
5 2 (6.67%) WSDL
6 1 (3.33%) .NET
6 1 (3.33%) GWT
6 1 (3.33%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 13 (43.33%) Mobile App
2 6 (20.00%) User Experience
3 3 (10.00%) iPhone
4 2 (6.67%) Blackberry
4 2 (6.67%) iPad
5 1 (3.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (86.67%) Apple iOS
2 12 (40.00%) Android
3 5 (16.67%) Windows
4 3 (10.00%) AIX
4 3 (10.00%) Linux
4 3 (10.00%) Mac OS
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Vista
4 3 (10.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (6.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (76.67%) iOS Development
2 21 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (33.33%) Android Development
3 10 (33.33%) Mobile Development
3 10 (33.33%) OO
4 9 (30.00%) Scrum
5 7 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (23.33%) TDD
6 5 (16.67%) BDD
6 5 (16.67%) OOP
7 4 (13.33%) Project Management
7 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
8 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
8 3 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (10.00%) Kanban
9 2 (6.67%) Data Protection
9 2 (6.67%) DevOps
9 2 (6.67%) SDLC
9 2 (6.67%) Unit Testing
9 2 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (43.33%) Apple Swift
2 11 (36.67%) Java
3 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.00%) C
4 3 (10.00%) C++
5 2 (6.67%) C#
6 1 (3.33%) PHP
6 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) Atlassian
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