The table below looks at the statistics for Objective-C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Objective-C
Rank 75 86 73
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -13
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 1 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.11% 0.30% 0.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.35% 1.01% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 5
Median daily rate £275 £375 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% -28.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £356
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +12.28%
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
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
288 397 348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 32.29% 29.47% 28.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 204 215
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 4
Median hourly rate £37.50 £22.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% +21.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £22.50 £12.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.90 £46.00 £20.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

Objective-C
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Objective-C
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Objective-C Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Objective-C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Objective-C.

1 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Xcode
2 2 (50.00%) Apple Swift
3 1 (25.00%) Fintech
3 1 (25.00%) Ab Initio
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Cocoa
3 1 (25.00%) Back Office
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Informatica
3 1 (25.00%) DataStage
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) iPhone
3 1 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio

Objective-C
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) DataStage
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Xcode
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) iOS Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) ETL Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Objective-C Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Cocoa
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (25.00%) Fintech
1 1 (25.00%) iPad
1 1 (25.00%) iPhone
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Apple Swift
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Ab Initio
1 1 (25.00%) Informatica
1 1 (25.00%) Talend