The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Milton Keynes region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Objective-C
Rank 59 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 9 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.02% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.47% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate £488 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £301 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.88% -5.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £42.50
Programming Languages Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
259 135 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 29.43% 25.62% 26.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 83 113
Average daily rate £338 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £202 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £468 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 9
Average hourly rate £15.97 £38.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.51% +10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Objective-C
Buckinghamshire

Objective-C
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

Objective-C
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

Objective-C
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 18 April 2014.

Objective-C Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Objective-C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 15 (71.43%) Apple iOS
1 15 (71.43%) iOS Development
2 13 (61.90%) iPad
3 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 12 (57.14%) HTML
4 11 (52.38%) iPhone
5 10 (47.62%) Xcode
6 8 (38.10%) Android
7 7 (33.33%) Cocoa
7 7 (33.33%) iOS SDK
7 7 (33.33%) Mobile App
8 6 (28.57%) Android SDK
8 6 (28.57%) Worklight
8 6 (28.57%) Dojo
8 6 (28.57%) jQuery
8 6 (28.57%) IBM
9 5 (23.81%) Apple
10 4 (19.05%) Retail
10 4 (19.05%) Xamarin
11 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
11 3 (14.29%) RESTful
11 3 (14.29%) HTML5
11 3 (14.29%) CSS3
11 3 (14.29%) GitHub
11 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
11 3 (14.29%) Android Development
11 3 (14.29%) C#
11 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
11 3 (14.29%) WebSphere
11 3 (14.29%) .NET Framework

Objective-C
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 2 (9.52%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 10 (47.62%) Xcode
2 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 3 (14.29%) Ant
3 2 (9.52%) Subversion
3 2 (9.52%) Grunt
3 2 (9.52%) Yeoman
General
1 4 (19.05%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Developer
2 15 (71.43%) iOS Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Mobile Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Programmer
4 3 (14.29%) Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Software Programmer
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) iPhone Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 1 (4.76%) iPhone Applications Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Android Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Mobile Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) HTML
2 7 (33.33%) Cocoa
2 7 (33.33%) iOS SDK
3 6 (28.57%) Android SDK
3 6 (28.57%) Worklight
3 6 (28.57%) Dojo
3 6 (28.57%) jQuery
4 3 (14.29%) RESTful
4 3 (14.29%) HTML5
4 3 (14.29%) CSS3
4 3 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 3 (14.29%) .NET
4 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 3 (14.29%) CSS
5 2 (9.52%) Web Services
5 2 (9.52%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (9.52%) MEAP
5 2 (9.52%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (4.76%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (61.90%) iPad
2 11 (52.38%) iPhone
3 7 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 3 (14.29%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) Apple iOS
2 8 (38.10%) Android
3 3 (14.29%) UNIX
3 3 (14.29%) AIX
3 3 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) iOS Development
2 3 (14.29%) Android Development
2 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 3 (14.29%) C#
2 3 (14.29%) Java
2 3 (14.29%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) IBM
2 5 (23.81%) Apple
3 4 (19.05%) Xamarin
4 2 (9.52%) Microsoft