The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple Objective-C
Cheshire / Knutsford
Rank - 18 11
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 0 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford - 3.54% 8.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 10.26% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £340 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -11.11%  
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 Knutsford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Knutsford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 16 39 24
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 42.11% 34.51% 42.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 29 8
Median daily rate £400 £425 £439
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -3.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £450 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Knutsford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Knutsford 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 Knutsford

Objective-C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Objective-C in Knutsford