Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 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
England > North East
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 166 121
Rank change year-on-year +70 -45 -23
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 6 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.49% 0.11% 0.050%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.48% 0.28% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
North East median daily rate £305 £338 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.63% - -
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £62.50 £36.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year +73.61% +16.13% -21.07%

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 405 1069 688
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 32.93% 38.32% 34.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 742 459
North East median daily rate £378 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.86% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £275 £256 £262
90th Percentile £538 £501 £552
England median daily rate £455 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +7.06% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 37 19
North East median hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.46% +62.50% +31.15%
10th Percentile £23.70 £24.00 £12.10
90th Percentile £49.35 £39.40 £39.60
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% +23.33%

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

Objective-C
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Objective-C within the North East region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +71 6 £305 -9.63% 1
Objective-C
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 North East region with a requirement for Objective-C.

1 6 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 6 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 5 (83.33%) iOS SDK
2 5 (83.33%) Java
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 4 (66.67%) QA
3 4 (66.67%) Android
3 4 (66.67%) Mobile Development
3 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
3 4 (66.67%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (33.33%) Android Development
5 1 (16.67%) iPad
5 1 (16.67%) iPhone
5 1 (16.67%) RESTful
5 1 (16.67%) G Suite
5 1 (16.67%) SMS
5 1 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) Cocoa
5 1 (16.67%) Xcode
5 1 (16.67%) Google

Objective-C
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) iOS Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Android Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (16.67%) iOS Android Developer
4 1 (16.67%) iPhone Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) iOS SDK
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) Cocoa
3 1 (16.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) iPad
2 1 (16.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (66.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 4 (66.67%) Mobile Application Development
2 4 (66.67%) Mobile Development
3 2 (33.33%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Google