The table below looks at the statistics for Objective-C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Objective-C
Rank 13 - 5
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 4 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 8.70% - 21.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.00% - 57.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 8
Average daily rate
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£350 - £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.53 £45.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-41.05% +24.13%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Salford region.

Programming Languages Category
Salford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
25 21 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 54.35% 45.65% 37.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 19 13
Average daily rate £325 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £425 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

Objective-C
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Objective-C across the Salford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Objective-C Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Objective-C
Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

Objective-C Daily Rate Trend in Salford

Objective-C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Salford 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 4 (100.00%) Android
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (75.00%) Calabash
2 3 (75.00%) Dependency Injection
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Pair Programming
2 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) OOP
3 2 (50.00%) Subversion
3 2 (50.00%) iPhone
3 2 (50.00%) User Experience
3 2 (50.00%) iPad
4 1 (25.00%) Android SDK
4 1 (25.00%) Android Development
4 1 (25.00%) iOS SDK
4 1 (25.00%) REST
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) Information Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) Social Media
4 1 (25.00%) Cocoa Touch
4 1 (25.00%) UIKit
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (25.00%) OO

Objective-C
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Salford 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Calabash
1 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (25.00%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) iOS Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Android SDK
1 1 (25.00%) iOS SDK
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) Cocoa Touch
1 1 (25.00%) UIKit
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) Ajax
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
1 1 (25.00%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) iPhone
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
1 2 (50.00%) iPad
2 1 (25.00%) Social Media
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Android
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (75.00%) Dependency Injection
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Pair Programming
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) Android Development
3 1 (25.00%) Information Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA