Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 21 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 111 128
Rank change year-on-year -17 +17 -25
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 6 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.20% 0.76% 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.57% 2.08% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 7
Edinburgh median daily rate £313 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% - -18.92%
10th Percentile £229 £294 £319
90th Percentile £406 £538 £425
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland 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 Edinburgh with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1044 770 852
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 35.52% 36.44% 26.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 636 479 496
Edinburgh median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - -1.32%
10th Percentile £286 £275 £263
90th Percentile £538 £488 £538
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +10.71% - -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 11
Edinburgh median hourly rate £30.50 £47.25 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.45% +85.29% -27.14%
10th Percentile £20.20 £41.25 £14.00
90th Percentile £43.39 £52.00 £40.38
Scotland median hourly rate £27.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -32.50% +6.67% +7.14%

Objective-C
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Objective-C in Edinburgh

Objective-C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Objective-C in Edinburgh

Objective-C
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Objective-C in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Objective-C in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Objective-C.

1 6 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 6 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile Development
3 2 (33.33%) Apple Swift
4 1 (16.67%) CocoaPods
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Core Data
4 1 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) Java ME
4 1 (16.67%) JIRA
4 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 1 (16.67%) Android
4 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (16.67%) RESTful
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Cocoa
4 1 (16.67%) Xcode
4 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (16.67%) Xamarin
4 1 (16.67%) Android Development

Objective-C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (16.67%) CocoaPods
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (16.67%) Xcode
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
1 5 (83.33%) iOS Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Android Developer
2 1 (16.67%) iOS Android Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Objective-C Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior iOS Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Cocoa
1 1 (16.67%) Core Data
1 1 (16.67%) Java ME
1 1 (16.67%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile Development
4 1 (16.67%) Android Development
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Apple Swift
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Xamarin