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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Objective-C
Rank 12 7 13
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 6 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 10.34% 4.17% 8.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.00% 11.11% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 4
Median daily rate £428 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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%
Objective-C
Manchester

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
20 9 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 34.48% 37.50% 54.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 21
Median daily rate £425 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £225 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £354
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £23.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

Objective-C
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Salford 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 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 26 September 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 Salford region with a requirement for Objective-C.

1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 8 (88.89%) Android
2 8 (88.89%) OOP
3 7 (77.78%) BDD
3 7 (77.78%) iOS Development
3 7 (77.78%) User Experience
4 6 (66.67%) Android Development
4 6 (66.67%) Mobile Development
4 6 (66.67%) Java
4 6 (66.67%) TDD
5 5 (55.56%) Subversion
5 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
5 5 (55.56%) JSON
5 5 (55.56%) Web Services
5 5 (55.56%) REST
5 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
5 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
6 3 (33.33%) Hudson
6 3 (33.33%) Robotium
6 3 (33.33%) TeamCity
6 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
6 3 (33.33%) Calabash
6 3 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (33.33%) Coaching
6 3 (33.33%) XML
6 3 (33.33%) Windows
6 3 (33.33%) JUnit
6 3 (33.33%) HTTP
6 3 (33.33%) Internet

Objective-C
Top Related IT Skills in Salford 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 3 (33.33%) HTTP
1 3 (33.33%) Internet
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
1 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
1 5 (55.56%) Subversion
2 3 (33.33%) Calabash
2 3 (33.33%) Hudson
2 3 (33.33%) JUnit
2 3 (33.33%) Robotium
2 3 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 2 (22.22%) JIRA
General
1 2 (22.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) iOS Developer
3 5 (55.56%) Android Developer
3 5 (55.56%) iOS Android Developer
4 4 (44.44%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (22.22%) Android Engineer
5 2 (22.22%) Android Software Engineer
5 2 (22.22%) iOS Software Engineer
5 2 (22.22%) Senior Android Developer
5 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
5 2 (22.22%) Senior iOS Android Developer
5 2 (22.22%) Senior iOS Developer
5 2 (22.22%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Java Android Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Java Mobile Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Objective-C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) JSON
1 5 (55.56%) REST
1 5 (55.56%) Web Services
2 3 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) HTML5
4 1 (11.11%) CSS
4 1 (11.11%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) User Experience
2 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 3 (33.33%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 8 (88.89%) Android
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) OOP
3 7 (77.78%) BDD
3 7 (77.78%) iOS Development
4 6 (66.67%) Android Development
4 6 (66.67%) Mobile Development
4 6 (66.67%) TDD
5 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
6 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
6 3 (33.33%) Coaching
6 3 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (33.33%) DRM
6 3 (33.33%) Pair Programming
7 2 (22.22%) OO
7 2 (22.22%) Project Management
7 2 (22.22%) Scrum
8 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
8 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) C++
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript