The table below looks at the statistics for Objective-C skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple Objective-C
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 100 109 102
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.069% 0.10% 0.057%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.16% 0.26% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £350 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.66% +3.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.02 - -

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 Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
629 773 631
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 43.53% 39.24% 36.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 446 490 441
Median daily rate £395 £409 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.36% +16.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 11
Median hourly rate £13.00 £19.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -40.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £15.25 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £45.00 £41.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +13.71%

Objective-C
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Objective-C
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Objective-C Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Objective-C
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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
Leeds +9 1 £350 -15.66% 3
Objective-C
Yorkshire

Objective-C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Objective-C.

1 18 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 18 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (61.11%) Mobile App
3 11 (61.11%) Apple Swift
4 10 (55.56%) Android
5 9 (50.00%) Scrum
5 9 (50.00%) Android Development
6 7 (38.89%) Mobile Application Development
6 7 (38.89%) Mobile Development
7 6 (33.33%) User Experience
7 6 (33.33%) iOS SDK
8 5 (27.78%) Java
8 5 (27.78%) RESTful
9 4 (22.22%) Cocoa
9 4 (22.22%) Android SDK
10 3 (16.67%) Cocoa Touch
10 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (16.67%) OO
10 3 (16.67%) Web Development
11 2 (11.11%) jQuery
11 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
11 2 (11.11%) HTML5
11 2 (11.11%) Social Media
11 2 (11.11%) iPad
11 2 (11.11%) BDD
11 2 (11.11%) iPhone
11 2 (11.11%) Marketing
11 2 (11.11%) Information Architecture
11 2 (11.11%) JavaScript

Objective-C
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 2 (11.11%) CocoaPods
1 2 (11.11%) Xcode
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Games
1 2 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Developer
1 15 (83.33%) iOS Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Android Developer
2 5 (27.78%) iOS Android Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior iOS Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Applications Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Games Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Objective-C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) iOS SDK
2 5 (27.78%) RESTful
3 4 (22.22%) Android SDK
3 4 (22.22%) Cocoa
4 3 (16.67%) Cocoa Touch
5 2 (11.11%) CSS
5 2 (11.11%) CSS3
5 2 (11.11%) HTML
5 2 (11.11%) HTML5
5 2 (11.11%) jQuery
5 2 (11.11%) Node.js
5 2 (11.11%) PhoneGap
5 2 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (11.11%) Web Services
6 1 (5.56%) Core Animation
6 1 (5.56%) Core Data
6 1 (5.56%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) Mobile App
2 6 (33.33%) User Experience
3 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (11.11%) iPad
4 2 (11.11%) iPhone
4 2 (11.11%) Social Media
5 1 (5.56%) Animation
5 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
5 1 (5.56%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 10 (55.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (50.00%) Android Development
3 9 (50.00%) Scrum
4 7 (38.89%) Mobile Application Development
4 7 (38.89%) Mobile Development
5 3 (16.67%) OO
5 3 (16.67%) Web Development
6 2 (11.11%) API Integration
6 2 (11.11%) BDD
6 2 (11.11%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 2 (11.11%) Front End Development
6 2 (11.11%) Information Architecture
6 2 (11.11%) TDD
6 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.56%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) Apple Swift
2 5 (27.78%) Java
3 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Twitter