Period
to 25 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 25 May 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 > South East
6 months to
25 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 209 314 339
Rank change year-on-year +105 +25 -24
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 27 44 37
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 0.37% 0.30% 0.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.12% 0.78% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 40 31
Median daily rate £425 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.11% +8.82% +11.48%
10th Percentile £378 £400 £350
90th Percentile £650 £513 £525
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £49.28 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +36.88% +2.86% -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 South East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,419 5,652 6,307
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 33.11% 37.99% 37.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,519 3,543 3,833
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £306
90th Percentile £600 £588 £563
England median daily rate £500 £484 £475
% change year-on-year +3.31% +1.89% +6.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 158 182
Median hourly rate £42.50 £45.85 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.31% +7.88% -
10th Percentile £18.25 £21.25 £18.01
90th Percentile £57.22 £56.45 £52.50
Median hourly rate £35.00 £43.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year -18.60% +6.17% -2.41%

Objective-C
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Objective-C in the South East

Objective-C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Objective-C in the South East.

Daily rate trend for Objective-C in the South East

Objective-C
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Objective-C in the South East over the 6 months to 25 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Objective-C in the South East

Objective-C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Objective-C in the South East.

Hourly rate trend for Objective-C in the South East

Objective-C
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South East region over the 6 months to 25 May 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
East Sussex - 15 £425 -
Thames Valley +60 6 £464 +15.96% 1
Berkshire +57 4 £475 +18.75%
Surrey - 3 - - 6
Buckinghamshire +33 2 £453 +6.50% 1
Hampshire +45 1 £400 -13.75% 1
West Sussex +23 1 £325 -31.58%
Kent - 1 £375 -
Objective-C
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 South East region with a requirement for Objective-C.

1 25 (92.59%) Apple Swift
2 23 (85.19%) Apple iOS
3 20 (74.07%) Android
4 18 (66.67%) Mobile App
4 18 (66.67%) Java
5 16 (59.26%) React Native
5 16 (59.26%) Greenfield Project
6 15 (55.56%) Kotlin
6 15 (55.56%) Open Source
7 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (22.22%) iOS Development
9 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
9 5 (18.52%) Mobile Development
9 5 (18.52%) DevOps
10 4 (14.81%) Flutter
10 4 (14.81%) Windows
10 4 (14.81%) Xamarin
10 4 (14.81%) Apache Cordova
10 4 (14.81%) Node.js
11 3 (11.11%) Test Automation
11 3 (11.11%) AWS
11 3 (11.11%) Kanban
11 3 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
11 3 (11.11%) .NET
11 3 (11.11%) SAP
11 3 (11.11%) Scrum
11 3 (11.11%) Migration
11 3 (11.11%) TDD

Objective-C
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.70%) CMS
2 1 (3.70%) Confluence
2 1 (3.70%) IIS
2 1 (3.70%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (3.70%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) AWS
1 3 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (7.41%) Azure
2 2 (7.41%) OpenShift
3 1 (3.70%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon S3
3 1 (3.70%) Google Analytics
3 1 (3.70%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.41%) DHCP
2 2 (7.41%) Firewall
2 2 (7.41%) LAN
2 2 (7.41%) WAN
3 1 (3.70%) Bluetooth
3 1 (3.70%) DNS
3 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.70%) MySQL
1 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
1 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.41%) Artifactory
2 2 (7.41%) Cucumber
2 2 (7.41%) JUnit
2 2 (7.41%) Maven
2 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.70%) git-flow
3 1 (3.70%) Grunt
3 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.70%) JIRA
3 1 (3.70%) Mocha
3 1 (3.70%) webpack
3 1 (3.70%) Xcode
General
1 1 (3.70%) Banking
1 1 (3.70%) Games
1 1 (3.70%) Marketing
1 1 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Developer
2 7 (25.93%) iOS Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Mobile Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior iOS Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Applications Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Mobile Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Software Integration Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Integration Developer
6 1 (3.70%) iOS Android Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Objective-C Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Android Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Applications Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Integration Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior iOS Android Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (59.26%) React Native
2 4 (14.81%) Apache Cordova
2 4 (14.81%) Flutter
2 4 (14.81%) Node.js
3 3 (11.11%) .NET
4 2 (7.41%) Apache Camel
4 2 (7.41%) CSS
4 2 (7.41%) Hibernate
4 2 (7.41%) HTML
4 2 (7.41%) Ionic Framework
4 2 (7.41%) iOS SDK
4 2 (7.41%) LDAP
4 2 (7.41%) Middleware
4 2 (7.41%) TIBCO EMS
4 2 (7.41%) WireMock
5 1 (3.70%) Enzyme
5 1 (3.70%) Jest
5 1 (3.70%) Mongoose
5 1 (3.70%) Redux
5 1 (3.70%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 18 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 16 (59.26%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) iPad
4 1 (3.70%) iPhone
4 1 (3.70%) Life Science
4 1 (3.70%) Social Media
4 1 (3.70%) User Experience
4 1 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 23 (85.19%) Apple iOS
2 20 (74.07%) Android
3 4 (14.81%) Windows
4 2 (7.41%) Linux
4 2 (7.41%) Solaris
4 2 (7.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Open Source
2 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (22.22%) iOS Development
4 5 (18.52%) DevOps
4 5 (18.52%) Mobile Development
5 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (11.11%) Kanban
5 3 (11.11%) Migration
5 3 (11.11%) Scrum
5 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 3 (11.11%) TDD
5 3 (11.11%) Test Automation
6 2 (7.41%) Dashboard Development
6 2 (7.41%) High Availability
6 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure as Code
6 2 (7.41%) ITIL
6 2 (7.41%) Multithreading
6 2 (7.41%) Software Delivery
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Leadership
6 2 (7.41%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 25 (92.59%) Apple Swift
2 18 (66.67%) Java
3 15 (55.56%) Kotlin
4 2 (7.41%) Dart
4 2 (7.41%) SQL
5 1 (3.70%) C
5 1 (3.70%) C#
5 1 (3.70%) ES6
5 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
1 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.70%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Ansible
1 2 (7.41%) Grafana
1 2 (7.41%) Kibana
1 2 (7.41%) Kubernetes
1 2 (7.41%) Prometheus
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Xamarin
2 3 (11.11%) SAP
3 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
3 2 (7.41%) Splunk
3 2 (7.41%) TIBCO
4 1 (3.70%) Adobe
4 1 (3.70%) Agnitio
4 1 (3.70%) Capita
4 1 (3.70%) Google
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.70%) OutSystems
4 1 (3.70%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.70%) Sitecore
4 1 (3.70%) VMware