The table below looks at the statistics for Objective-C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Objective-C
Rank 92 86 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.15% 0.15% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.37% 0.39% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £275 £340 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.11% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
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
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 Surrey region.

Programming Languages Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
544 509 505
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 42.01% 39.21% 36.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 379 315 326
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £278 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £465 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 13 22
Median hourly rate £40.00 £47.79 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.30% +21.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £13.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.19 £59.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.40 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.02% +1.11%

Objective-C
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey 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 Surrey

Objective-C
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Objective-C Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Objective-C
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Objective-C.

1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) Xcode

Objective-C
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 1 (50.00%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (50.00%) iOS Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Mac Developer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Development