Period
to 9 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 9 December 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
9 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 94 81 98
Rank change year-on-year -13 +17 -12
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 4 34 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.30% 2.02% 0.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.66% 4.04% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 24 5
Glasgow median daily rate £500 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +6.67% -
Scotland median daily rate £500 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +25.00% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow 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 Glasgow with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 603 842 609
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 45.86% 49.91% 48.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 374 495 347
Glasgow median daily rate £450 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £313 £308 £275
90th Percentile £588 £538 £518
Scotland median daily rate £438 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +9.38% +3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 6
Glasgow median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £190.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -81.58% +302.12%
10th Percentile £27.65 £10.75 £23.00
90th Percentile £41.13 £79.65 £195.00
Scotland median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +102.38% -47.50%

Objective-C
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Objective-C in Glasgow

Objective-C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Objective-C in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Objective-C.

1 4 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (100.00%) Apple Swift
2 3 (75.00%) Core Data
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (75.00%) RESTful
2 3 (75.00%) Apple
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Law
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Workflow
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Android
3 2 (50.00%) Android Development
3 2 (50.00%) iOS Development
3 2 (50.00%) UIKit
3 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (50.00%) fastlane
3 2 (50.00%) Technical Leadership
4 1 (25.00%) Apple Pay
4 1 (25.00%) Digital Wallet
4 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (25.00%) Source Code Analysis

Objective-C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Apple Pay
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (25.00%) NFC
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) fastlane
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) Xcode
General
1 2 (50.00%) Law
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 2 (50.00%) iOS Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Objective-C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Core Data
1 3 (75.00%) JSON
1 3 (75.00%) RESTful
2 2 (50.00%) UIKit
3 1 (25.00%) Cocoa
3 1 (25.00%) Core Animation
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) iOS SDK
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Animation
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Wallet
3 1 (25.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Android Development
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) iOS Development
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Technical Leadership
3 2 (50.00%) Workflow
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) MVVM
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) Source Code Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Apple Swift
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Apple