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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Objective-C
Rank - 107 107
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 0 19 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire - 0.84% 0.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 2.54% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 3
Median daily rate - £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-32.94% +6.25%
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
690 749 777
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 31.89% 33.29% 37.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 425 419 455
Median daily rate £360 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.79% +13.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 46 41
Median hourly rate £42.00 £39.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.66% -6.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £32.50 £21.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.56 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.45
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.23%

Objective-C
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire region citing Objective-C as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Objective-C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Objective-C.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 3 (100.00%) WinForms
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 2 (66.67%) Direct3D
3 1 (33.33%) Mason
3 1 (33.33%) DirectX
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Direct3D Mobile

Objective-C
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) 3D Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 3 (100.00%) WinForms
2 2 (66.67%) Direct3D
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Direct3D Mobile
3 1 (33.33%) DirectX
3 1 (33.33%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#