The table below looks at the statistics for Objective-C skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple Objective-C
South East / West Sussex
Rank - 40 51
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 0 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex - 1.65% 0.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 5.52% 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 4
Median daily rate - £463 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +19.35%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 - -

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

Programming Languages Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
187 145 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 39.79% 29.84% 32.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 92 108
Median daily rate £488 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £291 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 7
Median hourly rate £45.87 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.67% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £37.50 £36.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £46.10 £42.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

Objective-C
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex 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 West Sussex

Objective-C
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Objective-C Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Objective-C
Top 26 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Objective-C.

1 4 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile Development
2 3 (75.00%) Apple Swift
2 3 (75.00%) Core Data
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Animation
2 3 (75.00%) Core Animation
2 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) User Experience
4 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
4 1 (25.00%) Cocoa Touch
4 1 (25.00%) Cocoa
4 1 (25.00%) Xcode
4 1 (25.00%) Advertising
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Apple
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) BDD

Objective-C
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Xcode
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Core Animation
1 3 (75.00%) Core Data
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) Cocoa
2 1 (25.00%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Animation
1 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile Development
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Apple Swift
2 1 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Apple
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft