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 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Objective-C
Rank 104 126 90
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -36
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 19 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.00% 0.18% 0.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.23% 0.41% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 7
Median daily rate £363 £300 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £360 £343
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £355
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +9.15%
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
Yorkshire

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
851 966 527
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 44.91% 42.28% 31.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 579 647 318
Median daily rate £400 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £294 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 5
Median hourly rate £13.50 £21.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% -58.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Objective-C across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Objective-C Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

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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 30 September 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
Leeds +20 14 £425 +41.66% 2
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Yorkshire

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Objective-C.

1 27 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 26 (96.30%) Apple iOS
3 21 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (62.96%) Scrum
5 14 (51.85%) User Experience
6 13 (48.15%) Mobile App
6 13 (48.15%) Apple Swift
7 12 (44.44%) RESTful
8 11 (40.74%) Unit Testing
9 10 (37.04%) TDD
9 10 (37.04%) Cocoa
9 10 (37.04%) Xcode
9 10 (37.04%) Mobile Development
9 10 (37.04%) BDD
10 9 (33.33%) Android
10 9 (33.33%) iPhone
11 8 (29.63%) iPad
11 8 (29.63%) Android Development
12 7 (25.93%) Mobile Application Development
13 6 (22.22%) iOS SDK
13 6 (22.22%) OO
14 5 (18.52%) Java
14 5 (18.52%) Games
14 5 (18.52%) Cocoa Touch
15 4 (14.81%) Android SDK
15 4 (14.81%) OOD
15 4 (14.81%) Web Development
16 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
16 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
17 2 (7.41%) Twitter

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 10 (37.04%) Xcode
2 2 (7.41%) CocoaPods
General
1 5 (18.52%) Games
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (85.19%) Developer
1 23 (85.19%) iOS Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Senior Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Senior iOS Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Android Developer
3 4 (14.81%) iOS Android Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Games Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Applications Developer
5 1 (3.70%) iPhone Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Objective-C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) RESTful
2 10 (37.04%) Cocoa
3 6 (22.22%) iOS SDK
4 5 (18.52%) Cocoa Touch
5 4 (14.81%) Android SDK
6 2 (7.41%) CSS
6 2 (7.41%) CSS3
6 2 (7.41%) HTML
6 2 (7.41%) HTML5
6 2 (7.41%) jQuery
6 2 (7.41%) Node.js
6 2 (7.41%) PhoneGap
6 2 (7.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (3.70%) Core Animation
7 1 (3.70%) Core Data
7 1 (3.70%) REST
7 1 (3.70%) UIKit
7 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (51.85%) User Experience
2 13 (48.15%) Mobile App
3 9 (33.33%) iPhone
4 8 (29.63%) iPad
5 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (7.41%) Social Media
7 1 (3.70%) Animation
7 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
7 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
7 1 (3.70%) Spread Betting
7 1 (3.70%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (96.30%) Apple iOS
2 9 (33.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 21 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (62.96%) Scrum
4 11 (40.74%) Unit Testing
5 10 (37.04%) BDD
5 10 (37.04%) Mobile Development
5 10 (37.04%) TDD
6 8 (29.63%) Android Development
7 7 (25.93%) Mobile Application Development
8 6 (22.22%) OO
9 4 (14.81%) OOD
9 4 (14.81%) Web Development
10 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
11 2 (7.41%) API Integration
11 2 (7.41%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
11 2 (7.41%) Front End Development
11 2 (7.41%) Information Architecture
11 2 (7.41%) Pair Programming
12 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) Apple Swift
2 5 (18.52%) Java
3 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Twitter
2 1 (3.70%) Apple