The first table below looks at the demand for Objective-C skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 25 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 East of England 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Objective-C
Rank 142 106 124
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +18
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 4 15 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.13% 0.63% 0.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.34% 1.64% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 6
Average daily rate
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£395 £350 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% +19.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £221 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £450 £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 3
Average hourly rate - £22.66 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -35.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.53 £22.66 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.05% -35.25%
Programming Languages Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1172 913 1217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 38.63% 38.20% 40.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 709 464 630
Average daily rate £350 £338 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £215 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 87 144
Average hourly rate £36.00 £33.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £19.25 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Objective-C Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Objective-C Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Objective-C across the East of England region.

Objective-C Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 25 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
Hertfordshire -1 3 £395 +75.55% 2
Suffolk - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - - 5
Essex - - - - 1
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 8 (88.89%) Apple iOS
1 8 (88.89%) iOS Development
2 6 (66.67%) Mobile App
3 5 (55.56%) Android Development
3 5 (55.56%) Android
3 5 (55.56%) iPhone
4 3 (33.33%) RESTful
4 3 (33.33%) HTML5
4 3 (33.33%) CSS3
4 3 (33.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 3 (33.33%) Appcelerator
4 3 (33.33%) MVC
4 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 3 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) CSS
4 3 (33.33%) Web Services
4 3 (33.33%) C
5 2 (22.22%) C#
5 2 (22.22%) OO
5 2 (22.22%) Embedded C
5 2 (22.22%) Apple
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) Cocoa
5 2 (22.22%) Xcode
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) TDD
5 2 (22.22%) OOD
5 2 (22.22%) Subversion
5 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering

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Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 1 (11.11%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 2 (22.22%) Xcode
2 2 (22.22%) Subversion
2 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) PhoneGap
3 1 (11.11%) Ant
3 1 (11.11%) Mercurial
3 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 1 (11.11%) Grunt
3 1 (11.11%) Yeoman
General
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) iOS Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Applications Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
1 3 (33.33%) CSS
1 3 (33.33%) Web Services
1 3 (33.33%) RESTful
1 3 (33.33%) HTML5
1 3 (33.33%) CSS3
2 2 (22.22%) Cocoa Touch
2 2 (22.22%) Cocoa
3 1 (11.11%) JSON
3 1 (11.11%) Dojo
3 1 (11.11%) Worklight
3 1 (11.11%) Apache Cordova
3 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 5 (55.56%) iPhone
3 1 (11.11%) FMCG
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Apple iOS
2 5 (55.56%) Android
3 1 (11.11%) UNIX
3 1 (11.11%) AIX
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) iOS Development
2 5 (55.56%) Android Development
3 3 (33.33%) MVC
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
4 2 (22.22%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) OOD
4 2 (22.22%) BDD
5 1 (11.11%) Mobile Commerce
5 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C
1 3 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) Embedded C
2 2 (22.22%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Appcelerator
2 2 (22.22%) Apple
3 1 (11.11%) IBM
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