The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 27 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
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 - 66
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 6 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.81% - 0.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.17% - 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £388 - £500
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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 276 189 268
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 37.25% 28.29% 32.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 83 150
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
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 Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Objective-C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Objective-C in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Objective-C.

1 14 (100.00%) Apple Swift
2 13 (92.86%) Mobile Development
2 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (64.29%) TDD
3 9 (64.29%) JSON
3 9 (64.29%) RESTful
3 9 (64.29%) XML
3 9 (64.29%) Apple iOS
3 9 (64.29%) iOS Development
4 8 (57.14%) OO
4 8 (57.14%) Web Services
5 6 (42.86%) Apple
5 6 (42.86%) Git (software)
6 5 (35.71%) Android
6 5 (35.71%) HTML5
6 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
6 5 (35.71%) Spring
6 5 (35.71%) Scrum
6 5 (35.71%) Cocoa
6 5 (35.71%) HTML
6 5 (35.71%) Java
6 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
6 5 (35.71%) CSS
6 5 (35.71%) User Experience
6 5 (35.71%) Node.js
6 5 (35.71%) iOS SDK
6 5 (35.71%) git-flow
7 4 (28.57%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (28.57%) React
7 4 (28.57%) CSS3

Objective-C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 1 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (28.57%) Google Cloud Platform
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 5 (35.71%) git-flow
3 1 (7.14%) Babel
3 1 (7.14%) Bitbucket
3 1 (7.14%) Gradle
3 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.14%) JIRA
3 1 (7.14%) Maven
3 1 (7.14%) Travis CI
3 1 (7.14%) webpack
General
1 4 (28.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
1 9 (64.29%) iOS Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Architect
2 5 (35.71%) Technical Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Java Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Java Technical Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Objective-C Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) JSON
1 9 (64.29%) RESTful
1 9 (64.29%) XML
2 8 (57.14%) Web Services
3 5 (35.71%) Cocoa
3 5 (35.71%) CSS
3 5 (35.71%) HTML
3 5 (35.71%) HTML5
3 5 (35.71%) iOS SDK
3 5 (35.71%) Node.js
3 5 (35.71%) Spring
4 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 4 (28.57%) CSS3
4 4 (28.57%) D3.js
4 4 (28.57%) React
5 1 (7.14%) Akka
5 1 (7.14%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Apple iOS
2 5 (35.71%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (92.86%) Mobile Development
2 9 (64.29%) iOS Development
2 9 (64.29%) TDD
3 8 (57.14%) OO
4 5 (35.71%) Scrum
4 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
5 4 (28.57%) B2B
6 2 (14.29%) Agile Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Apple Swift
2 5 (35.71%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) ES6
3 1 (7.14%) Scala
3 1 (7.14%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Apple
2 4 (28.57%) Google