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 3 months to 30 April 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 / Glasgow
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 62 66
Rank change year-on-year +14 +4  
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 15 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.53% 0.60% 0.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.93% 1.47% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 1
Median daily rate £376 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.79% -3.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 - £42.50

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 Glasgow with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 304 273 319
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 51.18% 41.11% 36.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 147 171
Median daily rate £375 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.73% -2.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £300 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £17.39 - £31.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +11.84% +5.55%  

Objective-C
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 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

Objective-C
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Objective-C in Glasgow over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Objective-C in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Objective-C.

1 20 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 19 (95.00%) iOS Development
3 15 (75.00%) iPad
4 10 (50.00%) Apple Swift
4 10 (50.00%) iPhone
5 9 (45.00%) Core Data
5 9 (45.00%) UIKit
6 8 (40.00%) Cocoa
7 7 (35.00%) MVC
7 7 (35.00%) OO
7 7 (35.00%) OOD
7 7 (35.00%) Cocoa Touch
8 6 (30.00%) XML
8 6 (30.00%) Finance
8 6 (30.00%) Data Protection
8 6 (30.00%) JSON
9 5 (25.00%) REST
9 5 (25.00%) Multithreading
9 5 (25.00%) AirWatch
10 4 (20.00%) Core Animation
10 4 (20.00%) Animation
10 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
10 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
10 4 (20.00%) Java
11 3 (15.00%) C
11 3 (15.00%) Apple
11 3 (15.00%) Android
11 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
11 3 (15.00%) DV Cleared
11 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration

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 2 (10.00%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) DNS
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (15.00%) Subversion
2 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.00%) Xcode
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Developer
2 18 (90.00%) iOS Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Objective-C Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Android Developer
4 1 (5.00%) iOS Android Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Mobile Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) Core Data
1 9 (45.00%) UIKit
2 8 (40.00%) Cocoa
3 7 (35.00%) Cocoa Touch
4 6 (30.00%) JSON
4 6 (30.00%) XML
5 5 (25.00%) REST
6 4 (20.00%) Core Animation
7 1 (5.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 15 (75.00%) iPad
2 10 (50.00%) iPhone
3 4 (20.00%) Animation
4 3 (15.00%) Apple TV
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (15.00%) Android
3 2 (10.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) iOS Development
2 7 (35.00%) MVC
2 7 (35.00%) OO
2 7 (35.00%) OOD
3 6 (30.00%) Data Protection
4 5 (25.00%) Multithreading
5 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (10.00%) Android Development
6 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Mobile Development
6 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Line Management
7 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) Apple Swift
2 4 (20.00%) Java
3 3 (15.00%) C
4 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) DV Cleared
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Apple
2 1 (5.00%) Palo Alto
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