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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Objective-C
Rank 98 102 105
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 16 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.77% 0.22% 0.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.04% 0.54% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 4
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£400 - £333
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 - £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 - £362
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -6.25%
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%
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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 Hampshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
785 736 727
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 37.54% 40.31% 37.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 433 397
Average daily rate £363 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £258 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 59 59
Average hourly rate £37.50 £29.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.11% -15.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £16.44 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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

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Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Objective-C across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Objective-C Daily Rate Histogram 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 22 August 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 +2 10 £384 - 3
Basingstoke - - - -
Fareham - - - -
Petersfield - - - - 2
Portsmouth - - - - 2
Romsey - - - -
Objective-C
South East

Objective-C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 22 (88.00%) Apple iOS
2 21 (84.00%) iOS Development
3 20 (80.00%) SOAP
4 19 (76.00%) iPhone
5 18 (72.00%) RESTful
6 17 (68.00%) iPad
7 16 (64.00%) Cocoa Touch
7 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (64.00%) Cocoa
8 15 (60.00%) Web Services
9 14 (56.00%) HTTP
9 14 (56.00%) TDD
10 13 (52.00%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (52.00%) Apple
11 12 (48.00%) Scrum
11 12 (48.00%) Kanban
11 12 (48.00%) Subversion
11 12 (48.00%) Git (software)
12 10 (40.00%) Client/Server
13 9 (36.00%) Mobile App
14 5 (20.00%) C
15 3 (12.00%) C++
15 3 (12.00%) HTML
15 3 (12.00%) SQL
15 3 (12.00%) MySQL
15 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
15 3 (12.00%) Windows
15 3 (12.00%) Linux
15 3 (12.00%) LAMP
15 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared

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Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 2 (8.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 14 (56.00%) HTTP
2 2 (8.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) MySQL
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Subversion
1 12 (48.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 24 (96.00%) Developer
2 16 (64.00%) iOS Developer
3 8 (32.00%) Mobile Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Android Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Programmer
5 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.00%) PHP Developer
5 1 (4.00%) C Developer
5 1 (4.00%) C Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (80.00%) SOAP
2 18 (72.00%) RESTful
3 16 (64.00%) Cocoa Touch
3 16 (64.00%) Cocoa
4 15 (60.00%) Web Services
5 3 (12.00%) HTML
5 3 (12.00%) LAMP
6 2 (8.00%) XML
7 1 (4.00%) CSS
7 1 (4.00%) HTML5
7 1 (4.00%) iOS SDK
7 1 (4.00%) jQuery
7 1 (4.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 19 (76.00%) iPhone
2 17 (68.00%) iPad
3 10 (40.00%) Client/Server
4 9 (36.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 22 (88.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (12.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) Android
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (8.00%) Debian
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (8.00%) UNIX
4 1 (4.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) iOS Development
2 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (56.00%) TDD
4 13 (52.00%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (48.00%) Scrum
5 12 (48.00%) Kanban
6 3 (12.00%) Web Development
6 3 (12.00%) Android Development
7 1 (4.00%) MVC
7 1 (4.00%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) C
2 3 (12.00%) C++
2 3 (12.00%) SQL
3 2 (8.00%) PHP
4 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.00%) Java
4 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.00%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) BC Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Apple
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
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