The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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 Oxfordshire 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Objective-C
Rank 45 45 49
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 5 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.03% 0.61% 0.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.21% 2.04% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
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£350 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
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%
Programming Languages Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
156 147 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 32.23% 29.88% 37.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 80 103
Average daily rate £325 £325 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £169 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 9
Average hourly rate £28.75 £15.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.48% -38.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £14.00 £16.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.50 £45.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
Objective-C
South East

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 25 July 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
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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 -3 1 £325 -13.33% 1
Thame - - - -
Wallingford - - - -
Abingdon - - - -
Objective-C
South East

Objective-C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 7 (87.50%) Apple iOS
1 7 (87.50%) iOS Development
2 4 (50.00%) Xcode
3 3 (37.50%) TDD
3 3 (37.50%) iOS SDK
3 3 (37.50%) Memory Management
3 3 (37.50%) iPhone
3 3 (37.50%) iPad
3 3 (37.50%) Cocoa
3 3 (37.50%) Facebook
3 3 (37.50%) Cocoa Touch
4 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (25.00%) Android Development
4 2 (25.00%) Android
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) Ruby
4 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) BDD
4 2 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (25.00%) Apple
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) OOP
4 2 (25.00%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) HTTP
5 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) JSON
5 1 (12.50%) Computer Science

Objective-C
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 1 (12.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Xcode
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) iOS Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby Developer
3 1 (12.50%) iPad Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Cocoa
1 3 (37.50%) iOS SDK
1 3 (37.50%) Cocoa Touch
2 2 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (12.50%) JSON
3 1 (12.50%) Ajax
3 1 (12.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) iPhone
1 3 (37.50%) iPad
2 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (12.50%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Apple iOS
2 2 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) iOS Development
2 3 (37.50%) Memory Management
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) OOP
3 2 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) BDD
3 2 (25.00%) Android Development
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
1 2 (25.00%) Java
1 2 (25.00%) Ruby
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