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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple Objective-C
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 39 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.64% 0.35% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.18% 0.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £350 -
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 £37.02 - -

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
170 143 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 54.49% 50.71% 35.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 132 89
Median daily rate £475 £450 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £284 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £647 £550 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
Median hourly rate £20.00 - £16.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 - £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.77 - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

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 6 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Objective-C.

1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Xcode
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) iPhone
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Development

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:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Development