The table below looks at the statistics for Objective-C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Objective-C
Rank 69 56 57
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 5 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.55% 0.83% 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.10% 2.80% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 2
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£344 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% -4.10%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £37.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Programming Languages Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
238 214 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 26.42% 29.68% 25.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 115 53
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 9
Average hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +108.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £20.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £37.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Objective-C across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Objective-C Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Objective-C Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Objective-C across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Objective-C Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Objective-C also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Objective-C.

1 6 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) Xcode
3 4 (44.44%) WebSphere
3 4 (44.44%) Dojo
3 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
3 4 (44.44%) N-Tier
3 4 (44.44%) iOS SDK
3 4 (44.44%) Mobile App
3 4 (44.44%) iOS Development
4 3 (33.33%) Worklight
4 3 (33.33%) iPad
4 3 (33.33%) IBM
4 3 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) Android
4 3 (33.33%) iPhone
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) Banking
5 2 (22.22%) Retail
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) MVC
5 2 (22.22%) Apple
5 2 (22.22%) PhoneGap
6 1 (11.11%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (11.11%) Heroku
6 1 (11.11%) Android SDK
6 1 (11.11%) Android Development
6 1 (11.11%) Apache Cordova

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Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Objective-C also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Objective-C. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (44.44%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Google App Engine
1 1 (11.11%) PaaS
1 1 (11.11%) Heroku
1 1 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Xcode
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) iOS Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Architect
3 3 (33.33%) Mobile Solutions Architect
3 3 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Technical Architect
4 2 (22.22%) Senior iOS Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 1 (11.11%) Android Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) HTML
1 4 (44.44%) Dojo
1 4 (44.44%) iOS SDK
2 3 (33.33%) Worklight
2 3 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (22.22%) PhoneGap
4 1 (11.11%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (11.11%) Android SDK
4 1 (11.11%) JSON
4 1 (11.11%) Django
4 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) N-Tier
1 4 (44.44%) Mobile App
2 3 (33.33%) iPhone
2 3 (33.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 3 (33.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
1 4 (44.44%) iOS Development
2 2 (22.22%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (22.22%) Apple
3 1 (11.11%) Google