The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 3 months to 22 June 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 / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 73 76
Rank change year-on-year -6 +3  
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 9 1 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.89% 0.10% 1.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.28% 0.33% 3.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 8
Median daily rate £388 £440 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.93% +17.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £28.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +45.61% -32.94%  

Objective-C is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 395 305 428
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 38.95% 31.84% 34.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 154 229
Median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £479
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 10
Median hourly rate £55.00 £38.75 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.93% +38.39%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £37.50 £22.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +14.86% +2.77%  

Objective-C
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing Objective-C as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Objective-C in Buckinghamshire

Objective-C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Objective-C in Buckinghamshire

Objective-C
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. 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 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
Milton Keynes - 7 £388 -
Objective-C
South East

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Objective-C.

1 16 (100.00%) Apple Swift
2 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (81.25%) Mobile Development
4 11 (68.75%) Apple iOS
4 11 (68.75%) iOS Development
4 11 (68.75%) JSON
4 11 (68.75%) RESTful
4 11 (68.75%) XML
5 10 (62.50%) Web Services
6 9 (56.25%) OO
6 9 (56.25%) TDD
7 8 (50.00%) Apple
8 7 (43.75%) Git (software)
8 7 (43.75%) iOS SDK
8 7 (43.75%) git-flow
9 6 (37.50%) Banking
9 6 (37.50%) Scrum
10 5 (31.25%) Cocoa
10 5 (31.25%) HTML
10 5 (31.25%) Java
10 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
10 5 (31.25%) CSS
10 5 (31.25%) Spring
10 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
10 5 (31.25%) Android
10 5 (31.25%) HTML5
10 5 (31.25%) Node.js
10 5 (31.25%) User Experience
11 4 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
11 4 (25.00%) React

Objective-C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (6.25%) Apache
1 1 (6.25%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Git (software)
1 7 (43.75%) git-flow
2 1 (6.25%) Babel
2 1 (6.25%) Bitbucket
2 1 (6.25%) Gradle
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) Maven
2 1 (6.25%) Travis CI
2 1 (6.25%) webpack
General
1 6 (37.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
1 11 (68.75%) iOS Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Architect
2 5 (31.25%) Technical Architect
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Java Architect
4 3 (18.75%) Java Technical Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Objective-C Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) JSON
1 11 (68.75%) RESTful
1 11 (68.75%) XML
2 10 (62.50%) Web Services
3 7 (43.75%) iOS SDK
4 5 (31.25%) Cocoa
4 5 (31.25%) CSS
4 5 (31.25%) HTML
4 5 (31.25%) HTML5
4 5 (31.25%) Node.js
4 5 (31.25%) Spring
5 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 4 (25.00%) CSS3
5 4 (25.00%) D3.js
5 4 (25.00%) React
6 1 (6.25%) Akka
6 1 (6.25%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Apple iOS
2 5 (31.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (81.25%) Mobile Development
3 11 (68.75%) iOS Development
4 9 (56.25%) OO
4 9 (56.25%) TDD
5 6 (37.50%) Scrum
6 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
7 4 (25.00%) B2B
8 3 (18.75%) Agile Testing
9 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Apple Swift
2 5 (31.25%) Java
2 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) ES6
3 1 (6.25%) Scala
3 1 (6.25%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Apple
2 4 (25.00%) Google
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