The table below looks at the statistics for Objective-C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Objective-C
Rank 114 103 102
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 8 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.38% 0.59% 0.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.02% 1.56% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +52.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £285 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £435 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.88% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £26.53 £22.66
% change year-on-year
+16.87% +17.05%
Objective-C
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
786 770 706
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 36.94% 37.67% 40.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 526 430 396
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £252 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £437
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 31 58
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £15.35 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

Objective-C
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Objective-C Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Objective-C
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Objective-C Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Objective-C
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
Southampton -4 7 £375 -1.63%
Objective-C
South East

Objective-C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 28 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 23 (82.14%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (82.14%) TDD
3 21 (75.00%) iOS Development
4 19 (67.86%) Git (software)
5 18 (64.29%) Scrum
6 16 (57.14%) Web Services
6 16 (57.14%) HTML
7 15 (53.57%) JavaScript
7 15 (53.57%) HTML5
7 15 (53.57%) Software Engineering
8 14 (50.00%) RESTful
8 14 (50.00%) UNIX
8 14 (50.00%) Linux
9 13 (46.43%) Node.js
9 13 (46.43%) iPhone
9 13 (46.43%) Mobile App
10 12 (42.86%) Cocoa
11 10 (35.71%) C#
11 10 (35.71%) .NET
11 10 (35.71%) Android
11 10 (35.71%) Multithreading
11 10 (35.71%) iOS SDK
11 10 (35.71%) Cocoa Touch
12 9 (32.14%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (32.14%) SOAP
12 9 (32.14%) Apple
13 8 (28.57%) C++
13 8 (28.57%) Java
13 8 (28.57%) Subversion

Objective-C
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 13 (46.43%) Node.js
2 1 (3.57%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 19 (67.86%) Git (software)
2 8 (28.57%) Subversion
3 4 (14.29%) Gerrit
3 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.57%) Xcode
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
1 1 (3.57%) Publishing
1 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (100.00%) Developer
2 20 (71.43%) iOS Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Mobile Developer
4 4 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Lead Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Applications Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Xamarin Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Android Developer
7 1 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Node.js Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.57%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.57%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.57%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (57.14%) HTML
1 16 (57.14%) Web Services
2 15 (53.57%) HTML5
3 14 (50.00%) RESTful
4 12 (42.86%) Cocoa
5 10 (35.71%) .NET
5 10 (35.71%) iOS SDK
5 10 (35.71%) Cocoa Touch
6 9 (32.14%) SOAP
7 6 (21.43%) jQuery
8 5 (17.86%) AngularJS
9 3 (10.71%) CSS
10 2 (7.14%) REST
11 1 (3.57%) CSS3
11 1 (3.57%) PhoneGap
11 1 (3.57%) Android SDK
11 1 (3.57%) Ajax
11 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
11 1 (3.57%) JSON
11 1 (3.57%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (46.43%) iPhone
1 13 (46.43%) Mobile App
2 8 (28.57%) User Experience
3 7 (25.00%) Client/Server
4 4 (14.29%) iPad
5 3 (10.71%) Data Structures
6 1 (3.57%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 14 (50.00%) UNIX
2 14 (50.00%) Linux
3 10 (35.71%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (82.14%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (82.14%) TDD
2 21 (75.00%) iOS Development
3 18 (64.29%) Scrum
4 15 (53.57%) Software Engineering
5 10 (35.71%) Multithreading
6 9 (32.14%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (21.43%) Mobile Development
7 6 (21.43%) OO
8 3 (10.71%) Kanban
8 3 (10.71%) Android Development
9 2 (7.14%) Line Management
9 2 (7.14%) BDD
10 1 (3.57%) User Stories
10 1 (3.57%) Content Management
10 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) JavaScript
2 10 (35.71%) C#
3 8 (28.57%) C++
3 8 (28.57%) Java
4 6 (21.43%) C
5 5 (17.86%) Python
5 5 (17.86%) Apple Swift
6 1 (3.57%) PHP
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Apple
2 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.14%) Xamarin