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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Objective-C
Rank 110 118 129
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +11
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 7 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.28% 0.082% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.12% 0.26% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £350 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £350 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £311
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +12.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.53 £22.66 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.05% -35.25%
Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
627 759 787
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.38% 31.29% 24.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 333 386
Average daily rate £375 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £437
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 27
Average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £12.94 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £35.10 £43.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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Objective-C
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 23 July 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 3 £375 -
Windsor - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
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South East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 6 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 4 (50.00%) Android
3 3 (37.50%) iPhone
3 3 (37.50%) Cocoa
3 3 (37.50%) Android Development
4 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) JSON
4 2 (25.00%) Mac OS X
4 2 (25.00%) HTML5
5 1 (12.50%) iPad
5 1 (12.50%) webOS
5 1 (12.50%) Sencha
5 1 (12.50%) Core Animation
5 1 (12.50%) Apple
5 1 (12.50%) OpenGL
5 1 (12.50%) QA
5 1 (12.50%) jQuery
5 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
5 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
5 1 (12.50%) RESTful
5 1 (12.50%) OOP
5 1 (12.50%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) Python
5 1 (12.50%) Eclipse

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Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (12.50%) Blender
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 1 (12.50%) Xcode
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Android Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) iOS Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Android Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Mac Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Cocoa
2 2 (25.00%) JSON
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) Sencha Touch
3 1 (12.50%) UIKit
3 1 (12.50%) OpenGL
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) RESTful
3 1 (12.50%) Core Animation
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) iPhone
2 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (12.50%) Animation
3 1 (12.50%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (50.00%) Android
3 2 (25.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (12.50%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (37.50%) Android Development
3 1 (12.50%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) SAP
1 1 (12.50%) Apple
1 1 (12.50%) Sencha
1 1 (12.50%) Syclo