Period
to 23 April 2019

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 23 April 2019 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
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 173 165 150
Rank change year-on-year -8 -15 +19
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 7 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.16% 0.12% 0.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.55% 0.40% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 0
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £213 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +88.24% - -
South East median daily rate £475 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +26.67% - +7.14%
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 1,279 1,243 990
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 29.61% 30.87% 25.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 745 695 578
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £325 £300 £299
90th Percentile £604 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 33 22
Berkshire median hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £24.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% +21.21% +30.26%
10th Percentile £35.00 £8.00 £12.10
90th Percentile £47.50 £49.75 £47.35
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%

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 23 April 2019.

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 23 April 2019. 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 -18 3 £400 +88.24%
Ascot - 2 £563 -
Bracknell - 2 £400 -
Objective-C
South East

For the 6 months to 23 April 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Objective-C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Objective-C.

1 7 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 7 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 7 (100.00%) Apple Swift
2 5 (71.43%) Android
2 5 (71.43%) Kotlin
2 5 (71.43%) Apple
2 5 (71.43%) Progressive Web App
3 4 (57.14%) PhoneGap
3 4 (57.14%) React
4 3 (42.86%) Android Development
4 3 (42.86%) C#
4 3 (42.86%) .NET
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) Web Application Development
5 2 (28.57%) Xamarin
5 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
5 2 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (28.57%) Apache Cordova
5 2 (28.57%) Ionic Framework
5 2 (28.57%) React Native
6 1 (14.29%) fastlane
6 1 (14.29%) User Experience
6 1 (14.29%) Secure Coding
6 1 (14.29%) CocoaPods
6 1 (14.29%) Analytics
6 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (14.29%) TDD
6 1 (14.29%) JSON
6 1 (14.29%) QA
6 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing

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:

Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) CocoaPods
1 1 (14.29%) fastlane
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) iOS Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Applications Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Web Applications Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Web Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Objective-C Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) PhoneGap
1 4 (57.14%) React
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) Apache Cordova
3 2 (28.57%) Ionic Framework
3 2 (28.57%) React Native
4 1 (14.29%) JSON
4 1 (14.29%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (71.43%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 5 (71.43%) Progressive Web App
3 3 (42.86%) Android Development
4 2 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (28.57%) Web Application Development
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Analytics
5 1 (14.29%) Information Architecture
5 1 (14.29%) Secure Coding
5 1 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Apple Swift
2 5 (71.43%) Kotlin
3 3 (42.86%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Apple
2 2 (28.57%) Xamarin