The table below looks at the statistics for Objective-C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Objective-C
Rank 23 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.88% 1.74% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.86% 4.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.53 £22.66 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.05% -35.25%
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West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
35 48 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 30.70% 41.74% 42.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 34 49
Average daily rate £300 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £261 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £350 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 £42.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.41% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

Objective-C
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Objective-C Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Objective-C
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Objective-C Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Objective-C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ActionScript
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) ColdFusion
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) Xcode
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Flex
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) SQLite
2 1 (50.00%) iPhone
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) MXML
2 1 (50.00%) ActionScript 3.0
2 1 (50.00%) iPad
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) iOS SDK

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Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) ColdFusion
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQLite
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Flex
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) MXML
2 1 (50.00%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) iPhone
1 1 (50.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ActionScript
2 1 (50.00%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) Apple
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