The table below looks at the statistics for Objective-C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Objective-C
Rank 90 69 67
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -2
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 6 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.46% 0.67% 0.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.66% 2.10% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 3
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£338 £363 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% -0.68%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £37.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
362 333 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 27.87% 31.81% 26.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 182 86
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 14
Average hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +70.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £20.00 £16.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £111.25 £50.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Objective-C Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Objective-C Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Objective-C across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Objective-C Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

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Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 December 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Milton Keynes -18 5 £344 -1.78%
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South East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 (56.25%) JavaScript
1 9 (56.25%) Apple iOS
2 8 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 8 (50.00%) HTML
2 8 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 8 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 8 (50.00%) Dojo
3 7 (43.75%) WebSphere MQ
3 7 (43.75%) iOS Development
4 6 (37.50%) iOS SDK
4 6 (37.50%) Xcode
5 5 (31.25%) IBM
5 5 (31.25%) Worklight
6 4 (25.00%) iPad
6 4 (25.00%) Android
6 4 (25.00%) iPhone
6 4 (25.00%) Finance
6 4 (25.00%) Retail
7 3 (18.75%) MVC
7 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (18.75%) Banking
8 2 (12.50%) PhoneGap
8 2 (12.50%) JSON
8 2 (12.50%) Scrum
8 2 (12.50%) Apple
9 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
9 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
9 1 (6.25%) Java
9 1 (6.25%) XML

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Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (50.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Google App Engine
1 1 (6.25%) PaaS
1 1 (6.25%) Heroku
1 1 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Xcode
2 1 (6.25%) Subversion
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
1 4 (25.00%) Retail
2 3 (18.75%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Architect
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Solutions Architect
2 7 (43.75%) Mobile Solutions Architect
3 6 (37.50%) iOS Developer
3 6 (37.50%) Technical Architect
4 4 (25.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
5 3 (18.75%) Senior iOS Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Applications Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) HTML
1 8 (50.00%) Dojo
2 7 (43.75%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (37.50%) iOS SDK
4 5 (31.25%) Worklight
5 2 (12.50%) PhoneGap
5 2 (12.50%) JSON
6 1 (6.25%) XML
6 1 (6.25%) Django
6 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 1 (6.25%) Core Animation
6 1 (6.25%) UIKit
6 1 (6.25%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (6.25%) Android SDK
6 1 (6.25%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) N-Tier
1 8 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (25.00%) iPad
2 4 (25.00%) iPhone
3 1 (6.25%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
3 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Apple iOS
2 4 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (6.25%) Windows
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 7 (43.75%) iOS Development
3 3 (18.75%) MVC
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
5 1 (6.25%) Memory Management
5 1 (6.25%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.25%) Python
2 1 (6.25%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) Java
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) IBM
2 2 (12.50%) Apple
3 1 (6.25%) Google