The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 25 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 90 89
Rank change year-on-year -8 -1  
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 6 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.40% 0.26% 0.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.99% 0.80% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 6
Median daily rate £375 £300 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -17.24%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £405 £400
% change year-on-year -7.40% +1.25%  
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 the East Midlands with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 605 502 656
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 40.15% 33.09% 40.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 325 418
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 9
Median hourly rate £50.00 £44.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.63% +131.57%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

Objective-C
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

Objective-C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Objective-C in the East Midlands

Objective-C
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 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
Nottinghamshire - 4 £413 - 2
Northamptonshire -3 1 - -
Leicestershire -9 1 £375 +25.00% 1
Objective-C
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Objective-C.

1 10 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 10 (100.00%) Apple Swift
1 10 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 8 (80.00%) Mobile App
3 7 (70.00%) iPad
3 7 (70.00%) iPhone
4 6 (60.00%) JSON
4 6 (60.00%) RESTful
4 6 (60.00%) Web Services
5 5 (50.00%) Cocoa
5 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 5 (50.00%) Mobile Development
6 4 (40.00%) Android Development
6 4 (40.00%) Cocoa Touch
6 4 (40.00%) Xamarin
6 4 (40.00%) Subversion
6 4 (40.00%) Android
6 4 (40.00%) Xamarin.iOS
6 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
6 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (40.00%) .NET
7 3 (30.00%) C#
7 3 (30.00%) Java
7 3 (30.00%) Finance
7 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
8 2 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (20.00%) Android SDK

Objective-C
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (40.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
1 10 (100.00%) iOS Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Mobile Developer
3 3 (30.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Android Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Applications Developer
4 2 (20.00%) iOS Android Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Objective-C Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) JSON
1 6 (60.00%) RESTful
1 6 (60.00%) Web Services
2 5 (50.00%) Cocoa
3 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 4 (40.00%) Cocoa Touch
3 4 (40.00%) Xamarin.iOS
4 2 (20.00%) Android SDK
4 2 (20.00%) iOS SDK
5 1 (10.00%) HTML
5 1 (10.00%) Java EE
5 1 (10.00%) REST
5 1 (10.00%) SOAP
5 1 (10.00%) WSDL
5 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Mobile App
2 7 (70.00%) iPad
2 7 (70.00%) iPhone
3 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (40.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 5 (50.00%) Mobile Development
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Android Development
3 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (20.00%) B2C
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (10.00%) OO
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Apple Swift
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Xamarin