The table below looks at the statistics for Objective-C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Objective-C
Rank - 62 64
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 0 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 1.10% 0.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 3.77% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 3
Median daily rate - £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.51 - -
Objective-C
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
182 292 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 27.16% 29.23% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 209 131
Median daily rate £376 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.96% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £279 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 10
Median hourly rate £21.00 £13.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.53% -62.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.60 £13.00 £30.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.20 £15.70 £39.10
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 Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Objective-C
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Objective-C Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Objective-C
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Objective-C.

1 3 (100.00%) Xcode
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (66.67%) Apple Swift
2 2 (66.67%) Bitbucket
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Publishing
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Cocoa
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) iOS SDK
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development

Objective-C
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Xcode
2 2 (66.67%) Bitbucket
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Publishing
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) iOS Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior iOS Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Lead Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Lead iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Cocoa
1 1 (33.33%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Apple Swift
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree