The table below looks at the statistics for Objective-C skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Objective-C
Rank 110 - 79
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.073% - 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.18% - 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
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
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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 North East region.

Programming Languages Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
552 344 347
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 40.20% 35.50% 39.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 406 215 244
Median daily rate £375 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 12
Median hourly rate £53.50 £20.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+167.50% -27.27%
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 the North East

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

Objective-C
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Objective-C Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Objective-C
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 3 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 North East region with a requirement for Objective-C.

1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (66.67%) iPhone
2 2 (66.67%) Cocoa
2 2 (66.67%) Xcode
2 2 (66.67%) Apple Swift
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) iPad
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) Cocoa Touch

Objective-C
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Cocoa
2 1 (33.33%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) iPhone
2 1 (33.33%) iPad
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Apple Swift
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Apple