Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Objective-C skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Objective-C over the 6 months to 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Apple Objective-C
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 154 170 165
Rank change year-on-year +16 -5 +16
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 14 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.35% 0.047% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.21% 0.17% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 11
Berkshire median daily rate £213 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -43.33% - -11.76%
10th Percentile £206 £363 £250
90th Percentile £400 £388 £419
South East median daily rate £325 £375 £400
% change year-on-year -13.33% -6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

Objective-C is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1155 1208 1244
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 28.48% 28.16% 24.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 687 702 758
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £288 £275 £250
90th Percentile £538 £538 £502
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 35 44
Berkshire median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £36.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -18.37% +13.08%
10th Percentile £10.75 £12.10 £16.25
90th Percentile £48.50 £48.25 £54.34
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +11.11% +8.00% +7.14%

Objective-C
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Objective-C as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Objective-C in Berkshire

Objective-C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Objective-C in Berkshire

Objective-C
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Objective-C in Berkshire over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Objective-C in Berkshire

Objective-C
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 6 months to 25 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +13 4 £213 -
Slough - 3 £400 - 1
Objective-C
South East

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Objective-C.

1 12 (85.71%) Apple iOS
1 12 (85.71%) Apple Swift
2 10 (71.43%) Xcode
3 9 (64.29%) Apple
3 9 (64.29%) QA
3 9 (64.29%) Mobile Development
4 8 (57.14%) Project Management
5 7 (50.00%) GSM
5 7 (50.00%) WCDMA
5 7 (50.00%) Java
5 7 (50.00%) Problem Management
5 7 (50.00%) Degree
5 7 (50.00%) Finance
5 7 (50.00%) Publishing
5 7 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 7 (50.00%) Coaching
5 7 (50.00%) Android Studio
5 7 (50.00%) VoLTE
5 7 (50.00%) VoWiFi
5 7 (50.00%) Service Design
5 7 (50.00%) Numerate Degree
5 7 (50.00%) Android
5 7 (50.00%) HSPA
5 7 (50.00%) LTE
6 5 (35.71%) Mobile App
6 5 (35.71%) iOS Development
6 5 (35.71%) 3G
7 3 (21.43%) TDD

Objective-C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) GSM
1 7 (50.00%) HSPA
1 7 (50.00%) LTE
1 7 (50.00%) VoLTE
1 7 (50.00%) VoWiFi
1 7 (50.00%) WCDMA
2 5 (35.71%) 3G
3 2 (14.29%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Xcode
2 7 (50.00%) Android Studio
3 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.14%) JIRA
3 1 (7.14%) TestRail
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
1 7 (50.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Architect
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) iOS Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Applications Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Java Applications Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Java Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Xamarin Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Java Software Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
1 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (14.29%) Core Data
1 2 (14.29%) iOS SDK
1 2 (14.29%) JSON
1 2 (14.29%) REST
1 2 (14.29%) RESTful
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) Cocoa
2 1 (7.14%) Node.js
2 1 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (35.71%) Mobile App
3 2 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Apple iOS
2 7 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Mobile Development
2 8 (57.14%) Project Management
3 7 (50.00%) Coaching
3 7 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 7 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 7 (50.00%) Service Design
3 7 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (35.71%) iOS Development
5 3 (21.43%) BDD
5 3 (21.43%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (21.43%) TDD
6 2 (14.29%) Multithreading
6 2 (14.29%) MVC
7 1 (7.14%) OO
7 1 (7.14%) OOD
7 1 (7.14%) Scrum
7 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) Apple Swift
2 7 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Degree
1 7 (50.00%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (64.29%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Apple
2 2 (14.29%) Xamarin