The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 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 Hampshire 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Objective-C
Rank 108 108 98
Rank change year-on-year
0 -10
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.19% 0.12% 0.055%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.52% 0.31% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate £285 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £314 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.58% -1.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+196.29% -68.23%
Programming Languages Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
772 654 665
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 36.92% 37.94% 36.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 451 391 306
Average daily rate £328 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.75% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 60 87
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.40 £18.50 £26.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £40.00 £40.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Objective-C
South East

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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Southampton -10 1 - - 1
Basingstoke - 1 £285 -
Fareham - - - -
Petersfield - - - - 2
Portsmouth - - - -
Romsey - - - -
Objective-C
South East

Objective-C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 6 (85.71%) Apple iOS
1 6 (85.71%) iOS Development
2 4 (57.14%) Android
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) Xcode
3 3 (42.86%) iPhone
4 2 (28.57%) C++
4 2 (28.57%) Cocoa
4 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
4 2 (28.57%) iOS SDK
4 2 (28.57%) Core Animation
4 2 (28.57%) HTML5
4 2 (28.57%) UIKit
4 2 (28.57%) Android Development
4 2 (28.57%) Web Development
4 2 (28.57%) LAMP
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) MySQL
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Apache
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 1 (14.29%) Apple
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (14.29%) Internet
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) CSS

Objective-C
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (14.29%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Xcode
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (14.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) iOS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) Cocoa
2 2 (28.57%) iOS SDK
2 2 (28.57%) Core Animation
2 2 (28.57%) HTML5
2 2 (28.57%) UIKit
2 2 (28.57%) LAMP
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) SOAP
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) Ajax
3 1 (14.29%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) iPhone
2 1 (14.29%) Animation
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Apple iOS
2 4 (57.14%) Android
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) UNIX
4 1 (14.29%) Debian
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (14.29%) webOS
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) iOS Development
2 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
2 2 (28.57%) Android Development
2 2 (28.57%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C++
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) PHP5
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
1 1 (14.29%) Apple