Period
to 23 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 23 March 2019 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 > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 187 176 166
Rank change year-on-year -11 -10 +35
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 4 22 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.085% 0.46% 0.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.20% 1.11% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 16
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £350 £363 £363
90th Percentile £450 £438 £475
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £36.00 £33.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +9.09% -26.67% -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,012 1,979 1,896
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 42.56% 41.38% 42.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,392 1,381 1,307
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £285 £275
90th Percentile £550 £538 £538
England median daily rate £485 £475 £438
% change year-on-year +2.11% +8.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 47 21
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.55 £40.00 £20.97
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.63% +90.75% +2.29%
10th Percentile £14.94 £19.67 £11.96
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.25 £42.50
England median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

Objective-C
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Objective-C in Yorkshire

Objective-C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Objective-C in Yorkshire

Objective-C
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 March 2019. 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
West Yorkshire -9 3 £400 -5.88%
South Yorkshire - 1 £425 -
Objective-C
England

For the 6 months to 23 March 2019, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Objective-C.

1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (100.00%) Apple Swift
1 4 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (75.00%) Xcode
3 2 (50.00%) Games
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) Apple
3 2 (50.00%) cocos2d
3 2 (50.00%) Low Latency
3 2 (50.00%) Game Development
3 2 (50.00%) iOS SDK
3 2 (50.00%) CocoaPods
3 2 (50.00%) SpriteKit
4 1 (25.00%) Core Data
4 1 (25.00%) Push Notifications
4 1 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Animation
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful
4 1 (25.00%) Core Animation
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development

Objective-C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Xcode
2 2 (50.00%) CocoaPods
General
1 2 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) iOS Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) cocos2d
1 2 (50.00%) iOS SDK
1 2 (50.00%) SpriteKit
2 1 (25.00%) Core Animation
2 1 (25.00%) Core Data
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (50.00%) Game Development
2 2 (50.00%) Low Latency
3 1 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Push Notifications
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Apple Swift
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Apple