The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple Objective-C
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 44 - 52
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.61% - 0.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.40% - 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £500 - £275
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 £37.00 - £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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 143 227 262
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 43.47% 51.47% 57.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 92 171
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £309 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 25 16
Median hourly rate £42.50 £43.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.85% +2.94%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £42.00 £40.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.20 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

Objective-C
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Objective-C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Objective-C in Gloucestershire

Objective-C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Objective-C.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) EJB
1 2 (100.00%) STL
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Java EE
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Pig
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching

Objective-C
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Pig
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
General
1 2 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Python Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) EJB
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Java EE
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) STL
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Development
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared