Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 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 > South West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 189 170 181
Rank change year-on-year -19 +11 +26
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 17 34 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.30% 0.60% 0.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.79% 1.47% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 28 31
South West median daily rate £390 £475 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.89% +15.15% +24.53%
10th Percentile £313 £295 £308
90th Percentile £470 £575 £438
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
South West 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 South West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2155 2310 2553
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 38.03% 40.61% 38.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1329 1501 1696
South West median daily rate £388 £363 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.90% -2.03% +2.78%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £263
90th Percentile £525 £514 £488
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 138 172
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £39.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.90% -2.84% +13.21%
10th Percentile £17.80 £19.70 £26.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.38 £54.53
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.45
% change year-on-year +6.67% +0.13% +21.79%

Objective-C
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Objective-C in the South West

Objective-C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Objective-C in the South West

Objective-C
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Objective-C in the South West over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Objective-C in the South West

Objective-C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Objective-C in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Objective-C in the South West

Objective-C
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 24 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
Bristol -27 9 £390 -22.00% 5
Dorset - 5 £375 - 2
Wiltshire -1 3 £400 +14.29% 1
Objective-C
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 South West region with a requirement for Objective-C.

1 16 (94.12%) Apple iOS
1 16 (94.12%) iOS Development
2 11 (64.71%) Mobile App
3 9 (52.94%) iOS SDK
3 9 (52.94%) Android
4 8 (47.06%) Apple Swift
5 6 (35.29%) Android SDK
5 6 (35.29%) Android Development
6 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (23.53%) Cocoa
7 4 (23.53%) Web Services
7 4 (23.53%) Data Structures
7 4 (23.53%) BDD
8 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
8 3 (17.65%) Cocoa Touch
8 3 (17.65%) UIKit
8 3 (17.65%) OO
8 3 (17.65%) OOD
8 3 (17.65%) Xcode
8 3 (17.65%) TDD
8 3 (17.65%) Marketing
9 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
9 2 (11.76%) Advertising
9 2 (11.76%) Validation
9 2 (11.76%) B2B
9 2 (11.76%) Apple
9 2 (11.76%) SOAP
9 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
9 2 (11.76%) Windows

Objective-C
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (5.88%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Bluetooth
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
1 3 (17.65%) Xcode
2 1 (5.88%) CocoaPods
General
1 3 (17.65%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Advertising
3 1 (5.88%) Electronics
3 1 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Games
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (88.24%) iOS Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Android Developer
3 4 (23.53%) iOS Android Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) iOS SDK
2 6 (35.29%) Android SDK
3 4 (23.53%) Cocoa
3 4 (23.53%) Web Services
4 3 (17.65%) Cocoa Touch
4 3 (17.65%) UIKit
5 2 (11.76%) REST
5 2 (11.76%) SOAP
6 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.88%) CSS
6 1 (5.88%) HTML
6 1 (5.88%) OpenGL
6 1 (5.88%) React
6 1 (5.88%) React Native
6 1 (5.88%) RESTful
6 1 (5.88%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) Mobile App
2 4 (23.53%) Data Structures
3 2 (11.76%) Social Media
4 1 (5.88%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (5.88%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (5.88%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Apple iOS
2 9 (52.94%) Android
3 2 (11.76%) Windows
4 1 (5.88%) Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) iOS Development
2 6 (35.29%) Android Development
3 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) BDD
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (17.65%) OO
5 3 (17.65%) OOD
5 3 (17.65%) TDD
6 2 (11.76%) B2B
6 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
6 2 (11.76%) Mobile Development
6 2 (11.76%) Push Notifications
6 2 (11.76%) SDLC
6 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
6 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Validation
7 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (5.88%) Functional Programming
7 1 (5.88%) Memory Management
7 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) Apple Swift
2 1 (5.88%) C#
2 1 (5.88%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Apple
1 2 (11.76%) Atlassian
2 1 (5.88%) SAP