The first table below looks at the demand for Objective-C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Berkshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Objective-C
Rank 128 109 125
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +16
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 1 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.037% 0.36% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.14% 1.14% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 8
Average daily rate - £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £303 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.43% -3.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £42.50
Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
721 791 699
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.47% 31.83% 22.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 382 301 329
Average daily rate £338 £350 £346
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +1.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £466 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 80 14
Average hourly rate £17.11 £35.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.11% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £17.00 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £43.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
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South East

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Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Objective-C across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Objective-C Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Objective-C Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Objective-C within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
Bracknell - - - -
Newbury - - - -
Reading - - - - 5
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South East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Objective-C also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Objective-C.

1 9 (90.00%) Apple iOS
1 9 (90.00%) iOS Development
2 6 (60.00%) Cocoa
2 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) HTML5
3 5 (50.00%) Android
4 4 (40.00%) iPhone
4 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) TDD
5 3 (30.00%) Publishing
5 3 (30.00%) Xcode
5 3 (30.00%) Ajax
5 3 (30.00%) Animation
5 3 (30.00%) WFM
5 3 (30.00%) JSON
5 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (30.00%) CSS
5 3 (30.00%) SOAP
5 3 (30.00%) Web Services
5 3 (30.00%) XSD
5 3 (30.00%) OOP
5 3 (30.00%) SOA
5 3 (30.00%) HTTP
5 3 (30.00%) WSDL
5 3 (30.00%) Apple
5 3 (30.00%) Benchmarking
5 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (30.00%) Multithreading
5 3 (30.00%) Git (software)

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Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Objective-C also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Objective-C. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Xcode
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (30.00%) PhoneGap
General
1 3 (30.00%) Publishing
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) iOS Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Technical Design Authority
3 3 (30.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) Mac Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
1 6 (60.00%) Cocoa
1 6 (60.00%) HTML5
2 3 (30.00%) REST
2 3 (30.00%) CSS3
2 3 (30.00%) UIKit
2 3 (30.00%) Ajax
2 3 (30.00%) JSON
2 3 (30.00%) Core Animation
2 3 (30.00%) CSS
2 3 (30.00%) SOAP
2 3 (30.00%) Web Services
2 3 (30.00%) XSD
2 3 (30.00%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) iPhone
2 3 (30.00%) iPad
2 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (30.00%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (50.00%) Android
3 3 (30.00%) webOS
4 1 (10.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) iOS Development
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) TDD
2 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (30.00%) Multithreading
3 3 (30.00%) WFM
3 3 (30.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 3 (30.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (30.00%) OOP
3 3 (30.00%) SOA
3 3 (30.00%) Benchmarking
4 2 (20.00%) Android Development
4 2 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) BDD
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Apple
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft