The table below looks at the statistics for Objective-C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham 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 - 22 25
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham - 0.81% 0.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 2.08% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £315 -
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
Gloucestershire

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

Programming Languages Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
75 48 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 61.98% 39.02% 47.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 30 30
Median daily rate £370 £363 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% -14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £275 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 5
Median hourly rate £42.50 £43.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%
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 Cheltenham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheltenham 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 Cheltenham

Objective-C
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Objective-C Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham