The table below looks at the statistics for Objective-C skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Objective-C
Rank 244 210 223
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +13
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 26 40 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.43% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.83% 1.30% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 24 11
Median daily rate £425 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £467 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year
-32.94% -
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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 South East region.

Programming Languages Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3115 3078 2957
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 34.17% 33.46% 32.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1983 1902 1649
Median daily rate £400 £355 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 82 105
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £22.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.67 £47.79 £52.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

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Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Objective-C Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Objective-C across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Objective-C Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

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Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Objective-C across the South East region.

Objective-C Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Objective-C within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Sussex -26 10 £450 +50.00% 1
Kent -12 6 - - 4
Buckinghamshire +3 3 £350 -6.66%
Berkshire -9 3 £413 +3.12% 1
Oxfordshire +9 2 - - 1
Surrey -15 2 £275 -19.11%
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 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 South East region with a requirement for Objective-C.

1 42 (79.25%) Apple iOS
2 40 (75.47%) iOS Development
3 29 (54.72%) Mobile App
4 27 (50.94%) Mobile Development
5 25 (47.17%) Cocoa
6 24 (45.28%) Apple Swift
7 23 (43.40%) Cocoa Touch
8 21 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (35.85%) Xcode
10 15 (28.30%) Animation
11 14 (26.42%) Core Animation
11 14 (26.42%) Apple
12 11 (20.75%) C++
12 11 (20.75%) .NET
12 11 (20.75%) iPhone
12 11 (20.75%) JSON
13 10 (18.87%) XML
13 10 (18.87%) REST
14 9 (16.98%) User Experience
14 9 (16.98%) OpenGL
15 8 (15.09%) Computer Science
15 8 (15.09%) Degree
15 8 (15.09%) iPad
16 7 (13.21%) Android
16 7 (13.21%) ION Trading
16 7 (13.21%) Web Services
16 7 (13.21%) Windows
17 6 (11.32%) MS Excel
17 6 (11.32%) E-Commerce
17 6 (11.32%) ATL

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.66%) CMS
2 2 (3.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (3.77%) concrete5
2 2 (3.77%) Drupal
2 2 (3.77%) ExpressionEngine
2 2 (3.77%) Joomla!
2 2 (3.77%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (3.77%) Umbraco
2 2 (3.77%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (11.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.77%) 3ds Max
2 2 (3.77%) Acrobat
2 2 (3.77%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (3.77%) GIMP
2 2 (3.77%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.77%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) MailChimp
2 1 (1.89%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) Skype
1 1 (1.89%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) MySQL
2 1 (1.89%) DataStage
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.89%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 19 (35.85%) Xcode
2 3 (5.66%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.77%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.77%) Grunt
3 2 (3.77%) JUnit
3 2 (3.77%) Subversion
3 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.89%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (1.89%) Maven
4 1 (1.89%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.89%) MSTest
4 1 (1.89%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (9.43%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Back Office
2 2 (3.77%) Marketing
3 1 (1.89%) Automotive
3 1 (1.89%) Games
3 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 50 (94.34%) Developer
2 36 (67.92%) iOS Developer
3 10 (18.87%) Applications Developer
4 7 (13.21%) Programmer
5 6 (11.32%) C++ Developer
5 6 (11.32%) iOS Programmer
6 5 (9.43%) Mobile Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Objective-C Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Senior iOS Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Android Developer
9 2 (3.77%) C# Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 2 (3.77%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 2 (3.77%) iOS Android Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Web Developer
10 1 (1.89%) Cloud Specialist
10 1 (1.89%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (47.17%) Cocoa
2 23 (43.40%) Cocoa Touch
3 14 (26.42%) Core Animation
4 11 (20.75%) .NET
4 11 (20.75%) JSON
5 10 (18.87%) REST
5 10 (18.87%) XML
6 9 (16.98%) OpenGL
7 7 (13.21%) Web Services
8 6 (11.32%) ATL
8 6 (11.32%) POCO
9 5 (9.43%) HTML
10 4 (7.55%) CSS
11 3 (5.66%) jQuery
11 3 (5.66%) WinForms
12 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET
12 2 (3.77%) CodeIgniter
12 2 (3.77%) Flash
12 2 (3.77%) JSP
12 2 (3.77%) MooTools
Miscellaneous
1 29 (54.72%) Mobile App
2 15 (28.30%) Animation
3 11 (20.75%) iPhone
4 9 (16.98%) User Experience
5 8 (15.09%) Computer Science
5 8 (15.09%) iPad
6 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.77%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.89%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 42 (79.25%) Apple iOS
2 7 (13.21%) Android
2 7 (13.21%) Windows
3 6 (11.32%) Windows 7
4 3 (5.66%) Linux
5 2 (3.77%) CentOS
5 2 (3.77%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.89%) AIX
6 1 (1.89%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (75.47%) iOS Development
2 27 (50.94%) Mobile Development
3 21 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (11.32%) E-Commerce
4 6 (11.32%) Memory Management
5 5 (9.43%) Android Development
5 5 (9.43%) TDD
6 4 (7.55%) BDD
7 3 (5.66%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (5.66%) OO
7 3 (5.66%) OOP
8 2 (3.77%) Data Protection
8 2 (3.77%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (3.77%) Front End Development
8 2 (3.77%) Load Testing
8 2 (3.77%) Multithreading
8 2 (3.77%) MVC
8 2 (3.77%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (3.77%) Security Testing
8 2 (3.77%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 24 (45.28%) Apple Swift
2 11 (20.75%) C++
3 6 (11.32%) C#
3 6 (11.32%) Java
4 4 (7.55%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.66%) SQL
6 2 (3.77%) ActionScript
6 2 (3.77%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.77%) C
6 2 (3.77%) PHP
6 2 (3.77%) Python
6 2 (3.77%) Ruby
6 2 (3.77%) VB
7 1 (1.89%) VC++
Qualifications
1 8 (15.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (26.42%) Apple
2 7 (13.21%) ION Trading
3 3 (5.66%) Xamarin
4 2 (3.77%) Adobe
4 2 (3.77%) Google
4 2 (3.77%) Sitecore
4 2 (3.77%) Zend
5 1 (1.89%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.89%) Informatica
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle
5 1 (1.89%) Talend
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