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 June 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
Cheshire / Knutsford
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 21 17
Rank change year-on-year +2 -4  
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 1.27% 2.67% 2.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.57% 6.25% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Median daily rate £388 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.42% +26.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £405 £400
% change year-on-year -7.40% +1.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £28.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +45.61% -32.94%  

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 28 32 37
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 35.44% 42.67% 43.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 19 27
Median daily rate £440 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.52% +17.24%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £461 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for Objective-C.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) Cocoa
1 1 (100.00%) Xcode
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Development
1 1 (100.00%) Apple Swift

Objective-C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford 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 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Cocoa
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Apple Swift
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Apple