Period
to 15 August 2018

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 6 months to 15 August 2018 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
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 140 136 133
Rank change year-on-year -4 -3 +7
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 8 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.28% 0.45% 0.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.66% 1.12% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 14
East Midlands median daily rate £338 £388 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.90% +25.00% -14.48%
10th Percentile £252 £288 £254
90th Percentile £413 £475 £334
England median daily rate £475 £440 £438
% change year-on-year +7.95% +0.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 - -
England median hourly rate £32.50 £41.50 £22.58
% change year-on-year -21.69% +83.81% -41.13%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,221 1,248 1,033
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 42.77% 40.39% 32.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 796 816 670
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £288 £265 £245
90th Percentile £525 £510 £500
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 19 22
East Midlands median hourly rate £42.00 £50.00 £40.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.00% +24.22% +93.98%
10th Percentile £15.20 £33.50 £13.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £67.50 £76.75
England median hourly rate £41.69 £40.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year +3.57% +7.33% +4.17%

Objective-C
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Objective-C in the East Midlands

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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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Objective-C in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

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

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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 6 months to 15 August 2018. 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
Leicestershire +8 3 £375 +7.14% 1
Northamptonshire -12 2 £300 -
Nottinghamshire -17 1 £243 -42.94% 3
Objective-C
England

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Objective-C.

1 8 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 7 (87.50%) iOS Development
3 6 (75.00%) Apple Swift
3 6 (75.00%) Web Services
3 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
4 5 (62.50%) Subversion
4 5 (62.50%) Xcode
5 4 (50.00%) Mac OS X
5 4 (50.00%) Apple
5 4 (50.00%) Windows
5 4 (50.00%) SOAP
5 4 (50.00%) Cocoa
6 3 (37.50%) REST
6 3 (37.50%) Windows 8
6 3 (37.50%) Xamarin
6 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
6 3 (37.50%) HTML
6 3 (37.50%) XML
6 3 (37.50%) JSON
6 3 (37.50%) Android
6 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
7 2 (25.00%) iPhone
7 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (25.00%) C#
7 2 (25.00%) .NET
7 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (25.00%) Mobile Development
7 2 (25.00%) Android Development
7 2 (25.00%) iOS SDK
7 2 (25.00%) Xamarin.iOS

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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 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (62.50%) Subversion
2 5 (62.50%) Xcode
3 1 (12.50%) Qt Creator
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) iOS Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Xamarin Developer
4 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
5 1 (12.50%) C++ Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Mac Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Objective-C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) Cocoa
2 4 (50.00%) SOAP
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) JSON
3 3 (37.50%) REST
3 3 (37.50%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) iOS SDK
4 2 (25.00%) Xamarin.iOS
5 1 (12.50%) Qt
5 1 (12.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
2 2 (25.00%) iPad
2 2 (25.00%) iPhone
3 1 (12.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Android
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 8
4 1 (12.50%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) iOS Development
2 2 (25.00%) Android Development
2 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (25.00%) Mobile Development
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (12.50%) Cross-Platform Development
3 1 (12.50%) Memory Management
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Apple Swift
2 2 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Apple
2 3 (37.50%) Xamarin