The first table below looks at the demand for Objective-C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Yorkshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Objective-C
Rank 123 106 101
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -5
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 6 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.23% 0.15% 0.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.55% 0.42% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 11
Average daily rate £325 £358 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £301 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.88% -5.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £42.50
Programming Languages Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1084 713 803
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 42.20% 34.73% 31.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 736 362 453
Average daily rate £320 £300 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £409 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 31 21
Average hourly rate £29.00 £15.93 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.10% +6.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.08 £11.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.00 £37.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
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Objective-C
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Objective-C Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Objective-C
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Objective-C Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Objective-C within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
North Yorkshire - 5 £325 -
West Yorkshire -17 4 £325 -9.09% 5
South Yorkshire - - - -
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Objective-C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 16 (72.73%) Apple iOS
1 16 (72.73%) iOS Development
2 11 (50.00%) Cocoa
3 10 (45.45%) C#
4 9 (40.91%) C++
4 9 (40.91%) Xcode
4 9 (40.91%) iPad
4 9 (40.91%) Mobile App
5 8 (36.36%) Digital Media
5 8 (36.36%) Android
5 8 (36.36%) Apple
5 8 (36.36%) OO
6 7 (31.82%) OpenGL
6 7 (31.82%) Subversion
6 7 (31.82%) Android Development
7 6 (27.27%) JSON
8 5 (22.73%) Degree
8 5 (22.73%) iPhone
8 5 (22.73%) iOS SDK
8 5 (22.73%) OOP
8 5 (22.73%) Legal
8 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
8 5 (22.73%) SQL
8 5 (22.73%) MS Office
8 5 (22.73%) UIKit
8 5 (22.73%) Mobile Application Development
9 4 (18.18%) Web Services
9 4 (18.18%) Finance
10 3 (13.64%) jQuery
10 3 (13.64%) TDD

Objective-C
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
1 5 (22.73%) MS Office
2 2 (9.09%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Xcode
2 7 (31.82%) Subversion
3 3 (13.64%) PhoneGap
4 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.55%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (22.73%) Legal
2 4 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Automotive
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Developer
2 12 (54.55%) iOS Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Mobile Developer
3 4 (18.18%) iPhone Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Android Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Mobile Web Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) Cocoa
2 7 (31.82%) OpenGL
3 6 (27.27%) JSON
4 5 (22.73%) iOS SDK
4 5 (22.73%) UIKit
5 4 (18.18%) Web Services
6 3 (13.64%) jQuery
6 3 (13.64%) HTML5
6 3 (13.64%) REST
6 3 (13.64%) XML
6 3 (13.64%) HTML
7 2 (9.09%) RESTful
7 2 (9.09%) Core Animation
8 1 (4.55%) Apache Cordova
8 1 (4.55%) Android SDK
8 1 (4.55%) Ext JS
8 1 (4.55%) Sencha Touch
8 1 (4.55%) CSS
8 1 (4.55%) SOAP
8 1 (4.55%) J2ME
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) iPad
1 9 (40.91%) Mobile App
2 8 (36.36%) Digital Media
3 5 (22.73%) iPhone
4 3 (13.64%) Handset
5 2 (9.09%) Animation
6 1 (4.55%) Open Source
6 1 (4.55%) Social Media
6 1 (4.55%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) Apple iOS
2 8 (36.36%) Android
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Phone
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) iOS Development
2 8 (36.36%) OO
3 7 (31.82%) Android Development
4 5 (22.73%) OOP
4 5 (22.73%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (13.64%) TDD
6 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.09%) Memory Management
6 2 (9.09%) Project Planning
6 2 (9.09%) Software Architecture
7 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.55%) Multithreading
7 1 (4.55%) Test Automation
7 1 (4.55%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (4.55%) Web Design
7 1 (4.55%) Scrum
7 1 (4.55%) Data Modelling
7 1 (4.55%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) C#
2 9 (40.91%) C++
3 5 (22.73%) SQL
4 2 (9.09%) Java
4 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.55%) XAML
5 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Apple
2 1 (4.55%) Netbiscuits
2 1 (4.55%) Kony
2 1 (4.55%) Volantis
2 1 (4.55%) Sencha
2 1 (4.55%) Appcelerator