The first table below looks at the demand for Objective-C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Hertfordshire 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Objective-C
Rank 56 55 72
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +17
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 3 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.45% 0.49% 0.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.16% 1.17% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 3
Average daily rate
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£395 £225 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+75.55% -27.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £215 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £229 £322
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +9.37%
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%
Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
258 256 402
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 38.62% 41.90% 42.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 136 202
Average daily rate £350 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £178 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £473 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 29
Average hourly rate £37.00 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £30.06 £29.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £59.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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Objective-C
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Objective-C Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Objective-C
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Objective-C Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 4 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (75.00%) Android Development
2 3 (75.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
2 3 (75.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 3 (75.00%) Appcelerator
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) Android
2 3 (75.00%) iPhone
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) PhoneGap
4 1 (25.00%) Node.js
4 1 (25.00%) GitHub
4 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (25.00%) Worklight
4 1 (25.00%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (25.00%) Grunt
4 1 (25.00%) Yeoman
4 1 (25.00%) Ant
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) UNIX
4 1 (25.00%) AIX
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) Subversion

Objective-C
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (25.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 2 (50.00%) PhoneGap
3 1 (25.00%) Ant
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) Grunt
3 1 (25.00%) Yeoman
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) HTML5
1 3 (75.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) Worklight
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Cordova
2 1 (25.00%) Dojo
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (75.00%) iPhone
3 1 (25.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Android
1 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) AIX
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Android Development
1 3 (75.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Appcelerator
2 1 (25.00%) IBM