The table below looks at the statistics for Objective-C skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple Objective-C
England / East Midlands
Rank 89 91 85
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 5 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.34% 0.37% 0.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.86% 1.10% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 6
Median daily rate £325 £275 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £315 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 - -

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

Programming Languages Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
584 545 523
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 40.25% 33.94% 34.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 357 330 285
Median daily rate £350 £325 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 15
Median hourly rate £21.50 £25.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.18 £14.00 £16.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.40 £39.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

Objective-C
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

Objective-C
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Objective-C Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Objective-C
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Objective-C within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire +8 4 £325 +18.18% 1
Objective-C
England

Objective-C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Objective-C.

1 18 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 18 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 15 (83.33%) Apple Swift
3 13 (72.22%) Mobile Development
4 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 12 (66.67%) iPhone
5 11 (61.11%) .NET
5 11 (61.11%) iPad
5 11 (61.11%) Mobile App
6 10 (55.56%) Android
6 10 (55.56%) Web Services
6 10 (55.56%) Git (software)
7 9 (50.00%) Subversion
7 9 (50.00%) Xamarin
8 8 (44.44%) Xamarin.iOS
8 8 (44.44%) E-Commerce
9 7 (38.89%) C#
9 7 (38.89%) Android Development
10 5 (27.78%) RESTful
11 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (16.67%) Cocoa
11 3 (16.67%) Xcode
11 3 (16.67%) User Experience
12 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (11.11%) Asynchronous Programming
12 2 (11.11%) Core Data
12 2 (11.11%) SOLID
12 2 (11.11%) Fintech
12 2 (11.11%) CocoaPods
12 2 (11.11%) TDD

Objective-C
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (5.56%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 9 (50.00%) Subversion
3 3 (16.67%) Xcode
4 2 (11.11%) CocoaPods
General
1 1 (5.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
1 18 (100.00%) iOS Developer
2 11 (61.11%) Mobile Developer
3 6 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 6 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Xamarin Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Objective-C Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Lead Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Lead iOS Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior iOS Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Android Developer
6 1 (5.56%) iOS Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) .NET
2 10 (55.56%) Web Services
3 8 (44.44%) Xamarin.iOS
4 5 (27.78%) RESTful
5 3 (16.67%) Cocoa
6 2 (11.11%) Core Data
6 2 (11.11%) JSON
7 1 (5.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) iPhone
2 11 (61.11%) iPad
2 11 (61.11%) Mobile App
3 3 (16.67%) User Experience
4 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (11.11%) Fintech
5 1 (5.56%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 10 (55.56%) Android
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 13 (72.22%) Mobile Development
3 8 (44.44%) E-Commerce
4 7 (38.89%) Android Development
5 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.11%) Asynchronous Programming
6 2 (11.11%) Integration Testing
6 2 (11.11%) SOLID
6 2 (11.11%) TDD
7 1 (5.56%) CRM
7 1 (5.56%) ERP
7 1 (5.56%) MVC
7 1 (5.56%) OO
7 1 (5.56%) OOP
7 1 (5.56%) SDLC
7 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) Apple Swift
2 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 7 (38.89%) C#
4 2 (11.11%) Java
4 2 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (5.56%) C
5 1 (5.56%) C++
5 1 (5.56%) PHP
5 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Xamarin