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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Objective-C
Rank 104 102 111
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 18 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.86% 0.24% 0.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.37% 0.62% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 5
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £375 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £375 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £336 £310
% change year-on-year
+5.81% +8.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £45.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-56.66% +28.57%
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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
758 646 811
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 36.03% 38.61% 39.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 392 368 433
Average daily rate £360 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 41 61
Average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £19.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £40.00 £42.79
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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

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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

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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 30 September 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
Southampton - 14 £378 - 4
Basingstoke - - - - 2
Petersfield - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
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South East

Objective-C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 30 (93.75%) Apple iOS
2 28 (87.50%) iOS Development
2 28 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (87.50%) SOAP
3 27 (84.38%) RESTful
4 26 (81.25%) iPhone
5 25 (78.13%) Cocoa Touch
5 25 (78.13%) iPad
5 25 (78.13%) Cocoa
6 23 (71.88%) TDD
6 23 (71.88%) Web Services
6 23 (71.88%) HTTP
7 22 (68.75%) Apple
7 22 (68.75%) Continuous Integration
8 21 (65.63%) Git (software)
8 21 (65.63%) Subversion
9 20 (62.50%) Scrum
9 20 (62.50%) Kanban
10 17 (53.13%) Client/Server
11 15 (46.88%) Mobile App
11 15 (46.88%) Data Structures
12 5 (15.63%) C
13 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
14 3 (9.38%) Android
14 3 (9.38%) Android Development
14 3 (9.38%) C++
15 2 (6.25%) XML
15 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
15 2 (6.25%) SQL
15 2 (6.25%) Windows

Objective-C
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 1 (3.13%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 23 (71.88%) HTTP
2 2 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (65.63%) Subversion
1 21 (65.63%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 31 (96.88%) Developer
2 21 (65.63%) iOS Developer
3 14 (43.75%) Mobile Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Android Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Programmer
5 1 (3.13%) C Developer
5 1 (3.13%) C Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (87.50%) SOAP
2 27 (84.38%) RESTful
3 25 (78.13%) Cocoa Touch
3 25 (78.13%) Cocoa
4 23 (71.88%) Web Services
5 2 (6.25%) XML
5 2 (6.25%) LAMP
6 1 (3.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (81.25%) iPhone
2 25 (78.13%) iPad
3 17 (53.13%) Client/Server
4 15 (46.88%) Mobile App
4 15 (46.88%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.13%) Derivative
5 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 30 (93.75%) Apple iOS
2 3 (9.38%) Android
3 2 (6.25%) Windows
3 2 (6.25%) Linux
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.13%) SUSE
4 1 (3.13%) Debian
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 28 (87.50%) iOS Development
2 23 (71.88%) TDD
3 22 (68.75%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (62.50%) Kanban
4 20 (62.50%) Scrum
5 3 (9.38%) Android Development
6 2 (6.25%) Web Development
7 1 (3.13%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.13%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) C
2 3 (9.38%) C++
3 2 (6.25%) SQL
4 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) BC Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 22 (68.75%) Apple
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
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