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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Objective-C
Rank 188 211 223
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +12
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 64 32 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.64% 0.34% 0.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.97% 1.06% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 15 14
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£400 £388 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +4.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £276 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £545 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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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 South East region.

Programming Languages Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3256 3012 2791
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 32.73% 32.38% 32.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1954 1706 1401
Average daily rate £350 £335 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -2.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 105 227
Average hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £17.00 £17.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Objective-C across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Objective-C within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. 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
Hampshire +12 19 £425 +13.33% 5
Buckinghamshire -3 16 £394 -21.25% 1
Berkshire +4 11 £400 - 1
West Sussex -12 8 £325 +15.55%
Kent - 5 - - 1
Surrey - 5 £475 - 5
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 90 (86.54%) Apple iOS
2 73 (70.19%) iOS Development
3 62 (59.62%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (49.04%) iPhone
5 45 (43.27%) HTML
6 41 (39.42%) Scrum
7 40 (38.46%) Xcode
8 38 (36.54%) Mobile App
8 38 (36.54%) HTML5
9 36 (34.62%) iOS SDK
10 35 (33.65%) iPad
10 35 (33.65%) JavaScript
11 34 (32.69%) Web Services
12 32 (30.77%) Apple
12 32 (30.77%) Cocoa
12 32 (30.77%) Git (software)
13 30 (28.85%) Cocoa Touch
14 29 (27.88%) RESTful
14 29 (27.88%) TDD
15 28 (26.92%) Software Engineering
16 22 (21.15%) C++
16 22 (21.15%) Node.js
17 21 (20.19%) Finance
18 20 (19.23%) Banking
18 20 (19.23%) .NET
18 20 (19.23%) Linux
19 19 (18.27%) UNIX
19 19 (18.27%) MVC
20 18 (17.31%) C#
20 18 (17.31%) Java

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 22 (21.15%) Node.js
2 1 (0.96%) CMS
2 1 (0.96%) Apache
2 1 (0.96%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.96%) Facebook Platform
2 1 (0.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 4 (3.85%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.88%) Fireworks
2 3 (2.88%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.92%) GitHub
1 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.96%) Office 365
2 1 (0.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.62%) HTTP
2 1 (0.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.85%) NoSQL
1 4 (3.85%) SQLite
1 4 (3.85%) MySQL
1 4 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.96%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.96%) CouchDB
2 1 (0.96%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.96%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 40 (38.46%) Xcode
2 32 (30.77%) Git (software)
3 11 (10.58%) Subversion
4 7 (6.73%) Jenkins
5 6 (5.77%) Gerrit
6 3 (2.88%) JIRA
7 2 (1.92%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.92%) Axure RP
7 2 (1.92%) Calabash
7 2 (1.92%) Appium
7 2 (1.92%) Robolectric
7 2 (1.92%) Selenium
7 2 (1.92%) RSpec
7 2 (1.92%) WebDriver
7 2 (1.92%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.96%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.96%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.96%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 21 (20.19%) Finance
2 20 (19.23%) Banking
3 3 (2.88%) Electronics
4 2 (1.92%) Publishing
5 1 (0.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 101 (97.12%) Developer
2 69 (66.35%) iOS Developer
3 10 (9.62%) Lead Developer
3 10 (9.62%) Senior Developer
3 10 (9.62%) Mobile Developer
4 8 (7.69%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 7 (6.73%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (5.77%) Applications Developer
7 4 (3.85%) Senior iOS Developer
7 4 (3.85%) Xamarin Developer
7 4 (3.85%) iPhone Developer
7 4 (3.85%) Mac Developer
7 4 (3.85%) Mac Engineer
8 3 (2.88%) C# Developer
8 3 (2.88%) .NET Developer
8 3 (2.88%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (1.92%) iPad Developer
9 2 (1.92%) Automation Tester
9 2 (1.92%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 2 (1.92%) Senior UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (43.27%) HTML
2 38 (36.54%) HTML5
3 36 (34.62%) iOS SDK
4 34 (32.69%) Web Services
5 32 (30.77%) Cocoa
6 30 (28.85%) Cocoa Touch
7 29 (27.88%) RESTful
8 20 (19.23%) .NET
9 17 (16.35%) AngularJS
10 15 (14.42%) jQuery
11 14 (13.46%) SOAP
12 13 (12.50%) CSS
13 8 (7.69%) JSON
14 7 (6.73%) Core Animation
14 7 (6.73%) XML
15 6 (5.77%) REST
16 5 (4.81%) PhoneGap
17 4 (3.85%) CSS3
17 4 (3.85%) OpenGL
18 3 (2.88%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 51 (49.04%) iPhone
2 38 (36.54%) Mobile App
3 35 (33.65%) iPad
4 16 (15.38%) User Experience
5 7 (6.73%) Animation
5 7 (6.73%) Client/Server
6 5 (4.81%) Computer Science
6 5 (4.81%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.92%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (1.92%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.96%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.96%) W3C
8 1 (0.96%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.96%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 90 (86.54%) Apple iOS
2 20 (19.23%) Linux
3 19 (18.27%) UNIX
4 17 (16.35%) Android
5 5 (4.81%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.92%) Windows
7 1 (0.96%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (70.19%) iOS Development
2 62 (59.62%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (39.42%) Scrum
4 29 (27.88%) TDD
5 28 (26.92%) Software Engineering
6 19 (18.27%) MVC
7 17 (16.35%) Mobile Development
8 14 (13.46%) Multithreading
8 14 (13.46%) OO
9 12 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (4.81%) E-Commerce
10 5 (4.81%) Kanban
11 4 (3.85%) Memory Management
11 4 (3.85%) Line Management
11 4 (3.85%) Mentoring
12 3 (2.88%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (2.88%) Project Management
12 3 (2.88%) UX Design
12 3 (2.88%) Unit Testing
12 3 (2.88%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (33.65%) JavaScript
2 22 (21.15%) C++
3 18 (17.31%) C#
3 18 (17.31%) Java
4 12 (11.54%) Apple Swift
5 11 (10.58%) C
6 7 (6.73%) Python
7 5 (4.81%) SQL
8 4 (3.85%) Ruby
9 3 (2.88%) XAML
10 2 (1.92%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.92%) PHP
11 1 (0.96%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 1 (0.96%) Pascal
11 1 (0.96%) Delphi
11 1 (0.96%) VB
11 1 (0.96%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.96%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.96%) DV Cleared
2 1 (0.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.73%) QA
Vendors
1 32 (30.77%) Apple
2 10 (9.62%) Microsoft
3 9 (8.65%) Xamarin
4 3 (2.88%) Adobe
5 1 (0.96%) IBM
5 1 (0.96%) Perforce
5 1 (0.96%) Google
5 1 (0.96%) ION Trading
5 1 (0.96%) Appcelerator
5 1 (0.96%) Facebook
5 1 (0.96%) Twitter
5 1 (0.96%) Sencha
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