The table below looks at the statistics for Objective-C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 2 July 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
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Objective-C
Rank - 57 49
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.22% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.43% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 - £33.55
Objective-C
Cambridgeshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
193 235 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 53.76% 50.65% 49.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 184 152
Median daily rate £400 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £430 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 8
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £36.50 £35.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%

Objective-C
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge 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 Cambridge

Objective-C
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Objective-C Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Objective-C
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Objective-C Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Objective-C
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Objective-C.

1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 5 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (60.00%) Xcode
3 2 (40.00%) Apple Swift
3 2 (40.00%) iOS SDK
3 2 (40.00%) RESTful
4 1 (20.00%) Android Development
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Cocoa
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Android

Objective-C
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (60.00%) Xcode
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) iOS Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Lead Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Lead iOS Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) iOS SDK
1 2 (40.00%) RESTful
2 1 (20.00%) Cocoa
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Android Development
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Apple Swift