The table below looks at the statistics for Objective-C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Objective-C
Rank 113 73 -
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.15% 0.14% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.43% 0.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £338 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £358
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +11.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £26.53
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +13.10%
Objective-C
North 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 Tyne and Wear region.

Programming Languages Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
468 235 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 35.43% 32.68% 45.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 150 112
Median daily rate £325 £388 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £262 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £520 £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 2 6
Median hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £23.75 £13.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.36 £37.50 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

Objective-C
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

Objective-C
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Objective-C Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Objective-C
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Objective-C within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -44 2 £338 -
Objective-C
North East

Objective-C
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Objective-C.

1 4 (100.00%) Cocoa
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (75.00%) Apple Swift
2 3 (75.00%) iPhone
2 3 (75.00%) iPad
2 3 (75.00%) Xcode
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) iOS SDK
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (25.00%) User Experience
4 1 (25.00%) Cocoa Touch
4 1 (25.00%) REST
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) Apple

Objective-C
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 3 (75.00%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) iOS Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Objective-C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Cocoa
2 2 (50.00%) iOS SDK
3 1 (25.00%) Cocoa Touch
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) iPad
1 3 (75.00%) iPhone
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Apple Swift
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Apple