The table below looks at the statistics for Objective-C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Objective-C
Rank 44 48 51
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 6 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.15% 1.20% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.41% 3.97% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£363 £303 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.83% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.53 £22.66 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.05% -35.25%
Objective-C
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
176 151 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 33.78% 30.08% 35.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 85 92
Average daily rate £325 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £160 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 6
Average hourly rate £23.75 £27.50 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +26.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.19 £27.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.38 £45.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

Objective-C
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Objective-C Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Objective-C
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Objective-C Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Objective-C
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Objective-C within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -5 1 £325 +7.43%
Thame - - - -
Wallingford - - - -
Abingdon - - - -
Objective-C
South East

Objective-C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (75.00%) Apple iOS
1 6 (75.00%) iOS Development
2 4 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (37.50%) Ruby
3 3 (37.50%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (37.50%) Cocoa
3 3 (37.50%) Xcode
3 3 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) Facebook
3 3 (37.50%) iOS SDK
3 3 (37.50%) Cocoa Touch
3 3 (37.50%) Memory Management
3 3 (37.50%) BDD
4 2 (25.00%) Apple
4 2 (25.00%) iPad
4 2 (25.00%) Android
4 2 (25.00%) iPhone
4 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (25.00%) OOP
4 2 (25.00%) OO
4 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) GitHub
4 2 (25.00%) Android Development
5 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
5 1 (12.50%) JSON
5 1 (12.50%) QA
5 1 (12.50%) Ajax
5 1 (12.50%) Subversion

Objective-C
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Xcode
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) iOS Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Ruby on Rails
1 3 (37.50%) Cocoa
1 3 (37.50%) iOS SDK
1 3 (37.50%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (12.50%) JSON
2 1 (12.50%) Ajax
2 1 (12.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) iPad
1 2 (25.00%) iPhone
1 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) iOS Development
2 4 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (37.50%) Memory Management
3 3 (37.50%) BDD
4 2 (25.00%) OOP
4 2 (25.00%) OO
4 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Android Development
5 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (12.50%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Ruby
1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Facebook
2 2 (25.00%) Apple
3 1 (12.50%) Twitter
Oxfordshire
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago