Period
to 11 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North of England 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 11 July 2020 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 of England
6 months to
11 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 181 297 302
Rank change year-on-year +116 +5 -48
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 16 7 36
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the North of England 0.33% 0.065% 0.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.93% 0.16% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 23
Median daily rate £360 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% - -5.33%
10th Percentile £311 £325 £278
90th Percentile £425 £488 £470
England median daily rate £450 £450 £465
% change year-on-year - -3.23% +9.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
England median hourly rate £50.50 - £30.00

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 of England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,725 4,505 5,430
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North of England 35.87% 41.62% 43.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,137 3,033 3,740
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £281 £300 £281
90th Percentile £588 £563 £538
England median daily rate £500 £480 £475
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 86 119
Median hourly rate £20.50 £32.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.92% -13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £12.63 £14.26 £13.35
90th Percentile £51.98 £53.75 £49.25
Median hourly rate £35.00 £43.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year -18.60% +3.61% -

Objective-C
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Objective-C in the North of England

Objective-C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North of England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Objective-C in the North of England.

Daily rate trend for Objective-C in the North of England

Objective-C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North of England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Objective-C in the North of England.

Hourly rate trend for Objective-C in the North of England

Objective-C
Contract Job Locations in the North of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 11 July 2020. 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
North West +78 12 £360 -15.29% 7
Yorkshire +70 4 £328 -18.13% 2
Objective-C
England

For the 6 months to 11 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Objective-C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North of England region with a requirement for Objective-C.

1 13 (81.25%) Apple iOS
2 12 (75.00%) Apple Swift
3 10 (62.50%) iOS Development
4 9 (56.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (50.00%) User Experience
6 7 (43.75%) RESTful
6 7 (43.75%) Core Animation
6 7 (43.75%) Animation
6 7 (43.75%) Cocoa
6 7 (43.75%) Core Data
7 6 (37.50%) Technical Leadership
7 6 (37.50%) Mentoring
7 6 (37.50%) Java
7 6 (37.50%) Apple
7 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
7 6 (37.50%) Mobile App
7 6 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (37.50%) Cocoa Touch
8 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (31.25%) Risk Management
8 5 (31.25%) Push Notifications
8 5 (31.25%) API Development
9 4 (25.00%) React Native
9 4 (25.00%) Kotlin
9 4 (25.00%) HTML
9 4 (25.00%) Android
9 4 (25.00%) Degree
9 4 (25.00%) HTML5
9 4 (25.00%) AngularJS

Objective-C
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 2 (12.50%) Azure
2 1 (6.25%) Firebase
2 1 (6.25%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) CocoaPods
2 1 (6.25%) Xcode
General
1 1 (6.25%) Banking
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) French Language
1 1 (6.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) iOS Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Android Developer
3 2 (12.50%) iOS Android Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Java Android Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 2 (12.50%) React Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Designer
4 1 (6.25%) Lead Designer
4 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Lead iOS Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Objective-C Developer
4 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Designer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) Cocoa
1 7 (43.75%) Core Animation
1 7 (43.75%) Core Data
1 7 (43.75%) RESTful
2 6 (37.50%) Cocoa Touch
3 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (25.00%) HTML
3 4 (25.00%) HTML5
3 4 (25.00%) Ionic Framework
3 4 (25.00%) React Native
4 2 (12.50%) Redux
5 1 (6.25%) .NET
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
5 1 (6.25%) RxSwift
5 1 (6.25%) UIKit
5 1 (6.25%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) User Experience
2 7 (43.75%) Animation
3 6 (37.50%) Mobile App
4 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Apple iOS
2 4 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) iOS Development
2 9 (56.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (37.50%) Mentoring
4 6 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 6 (37.50%) Technical Leadership
5 5 (31.25%) API Development
5 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (31.25%) Push Notifications
5 5 (31.25%) Risk Management
6 2 (12.50%) Android Development
6 2 (12.50%) Mobile Development
6 2 (12.50%) OO
6 2 (12.50%) Pair Programming
6 2 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (6.25%) Data Development
7 1 (6.25%) DevOps
7 1 (6.25%) Software Delivery
7 1 (6.25%) Sprint Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) Apple Swift
2 6 (37.50%) Java
3 4 (25.00%) Kotlin
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Apple
2 1 (6.25%) Google
2 1 (6.25%) Xamarin