The table below looks at the statistics for Objective-C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Objective-C
Rank 43 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.34% - 1.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.59% - 3.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year
-32.94% -
Objective-C
Oxfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
169 151 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 57.29% 43.90% 32.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 125 48
Median daily rate £375 £423 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.24% +20.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Median hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +3.49%

Objective-C
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford 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 Oxford

Objective-C
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Objective-C Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Objective-C
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Objective-C.

1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) Xcode
2 2 (66.67%) iPhone
2 2 (66.67%) iOS Development
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Core Animation
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) Animation
3 1 (33.33%) Cocoa Touch
3 1 (33.33%) Android SDK
3 1 (33.33%) iOS SDK
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) SQLite
3 1 (33.33%) Google Maps API
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) XML-RPC
3 1 (33.33%) Cocoa

Objective-C
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) iOS Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Android SDK
2 1 (33.33%) Cocoa
2 1 (33.33%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (33.33%) Core Animation
2 1 (33.33%) Google Maps API
2 1 (33.33%) iOS SDK
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) iPhone
2 1 (33.33%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) iOS Development
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Google