The table below looks at the statistics for Objective-C skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands 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 137 106 118
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +12
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 8 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.25% 0.56% 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.80% 1.85% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 1
Median daily rate £375 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £355
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +12.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £31.00 £26.53
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.87%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.00 £26.53
% change year-on-year
- +16.87%
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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 West Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1001 756 783
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 30.92% 30.34% 30.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 612 437 445
Median daily rate £363 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 30 24
Median hourly rate £36.00 £23.75 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.57% +15.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.40 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £35.91 £64.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

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Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Objective-C Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Objective-C Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands 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
Coventry - 4 £375 -
Staffordshire +2 2 £350 -
Birmingham -18 2 £350 -6.66% 2
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Objective-C.

1 10 (90.91%) Apple iOS
2 6 (54.55%) Mobile App
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) iOS Development
3 5 (45.45%) Mobile Development
4 4 (36.36%) HTML5
4 4 (36.36%) iPhone
4 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
4 4 (36.36%) Retail
4 4 (36.36%) Web Development
4 4 (36.36%) HTML
4 4 (36.36%) Cocoa
4 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 4 (36.36%) CSS
4 4 (36.36%) B2C
4 4 (36.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (27.27%) Apple Swift
5 3 (27.27%) Apple
5 3 (27.27%) Xcode
5 3 (27.27%) iPad
6 2 (18.18%) Android
6 2 (18.18%) RESTful
6 2 (18.18%) Cocoa Touch
6 2 (18.18%) TDD
7 1 (9.09%) Material Design
7 1 (9.09%) Core Data
7 1 (9.09%) CocoaPods
7 1 (9.09%) Android Studio
7 1 (9.09%) User Experience
7 1 (9.09%) Pair Programming

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Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Xcode
2 1 (9.09%) Android Studio
2 1 (9.09%) CocoaPods
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) Gradle
General
1 4 (36.36%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Games
2 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) iOS Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Mobile Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Mobile Web Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Web Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Objective-C Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Android Developer
5 1 (9.09%) iPhone Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
1 4 (36.36%) Cocoa
1 4 (36.36%) CSS
1 4 (36.36%) HTML
1 4 (36.36%) HTML5
1 4 (36.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (18.18%) Cocoa Touch
2 2 (18.18%) RESTful
3 1 (9.09%) Core Data
3 1 (9.09%) Material Design
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Mobile App
2 4 (36.36%) iPhone
3 3 (27.27%) iPad
4 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Apple iOS
2 2 (18.18%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (54.55%) iOS Development
2 5 (45.45%) Mobile Development
3 4 (36.36%) B2C
3 4 (36.36%) Web Development
4 2 (18.18%) TDD
5 1 (9.09%) Android Development
5 1 (9.09%) BDD
5 1 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (9.09%) MVC
5 1 (9.09%) Pair Programming
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) Apple Swift
3 1 (9.09%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Apple
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