Period
to 24 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 6 months to 24 September 2018 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
England > North East
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 87 166
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 0 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East - 0.58% 0.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.84% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
North East median daily rate - £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.69% -
England median daily rate £450 £438 £438
% change year-on-year +2.86% - +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £30.00 £62.50 £22.58
% change year-on-year -52.00% +176.82% -30.74%

Objective-C is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 483 381 1,103
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 39.98% 31.64% 37.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 240 725
North East median daily rate £377 £363 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.03% +6.62% -8.72%
10th Percentile £264 £268 £252
90th Percentile £541 £526 £500
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 45
North East median hourly rate £31.00 £45.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.11% +38.46% +75.96%
10th Percentile £27.75 £22.65 £18.35
90th Percentile £35.00 £51.13 £36.74
England median hourly rate £42.27 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.66% +6.67% +2.74%

Objective-C
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Objective-C as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Objective-C in the North East

Objective-C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Objective-C in the North East