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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Objective-C
Rank 238 231 208
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -23
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 14 38 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.39% 0.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.46% 1.15% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 30 30
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £323 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £548 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.00 £26.53
% change year-on-year
- +16.87%
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England

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
3043 3308 2981
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 36.18% 33.91% 32.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1904 2094 1665
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 117 110
Median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.80 £18.84 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

Objective-C
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 27 September 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 27 September 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
Hampshire +9 4 £410 +8.60% 2
Surrey +9 3 £500 +25.00%
West Sussex -9 3 £325 -10.34% 1
Berkshire +3 2 £375 +7.14%
Buckinghamshire +17 1 £275 -37.14% 1
Oxfordshire -9 1 - -
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Objective-C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 44 (97.78%) Apple iOS
2 40 (88.89%) iOS Development
3 28 (62.22%) Cocoa
3 28 (62.22%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (60.00%) Mobile Development
5 26 (57.78%) Mobile App
5 26 (57.78%) Cocoa Touch
6 25 (55.56%) Core Data
7 23 (51.11%) Apple Swift
8 16 (35.56%) Apple
9 15 (33.33%) Xcode
10 13 (28.89%) Degree
10 13 (28.89%) Animation
10 13 (28.89%) Computer Science
10 13 (28.89%) iPhone
10 13 (28.89%) Core Animation
11 12 (26.67%) Web Services
11 12 (26.67%) MS Excel
11 12 (26.67%) REST
11 12 (26.67%) iPad
12 11 (24.44%) XML
12 11 (24.44%) JSON
13 10 (22.22%) OpenGL
13 10 (22.22%) Memory Management
14 7 (15.56%) ION Trading
15 6 (13.33%) Android
15 6 (13.33%) User Experience
16 5 (11.11%) C#
16 5 (11.11%) Scrum
17 4 (8.89%) JavaScript

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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:

Applications
1 12 (26.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) HTTP
2 1 (2.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) DataStage
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (33.33%) Xcode
2 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.22%) JIRA
2 1 (2.22%) Subversion
2 1 (2.22%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (2.22%) Finance
1 1 (2.22%) Games
1 1 (2.22%) Marketing
1 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (95.56%) Developer
2 39 (86.67%) iOS Developer
3 6 (13.33%) Applications Developer
3 6 (13.33%) iOS Programmer
3 6 (13.33%) Programmer
4 3 (6.67%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 3 (6.67%) Objective-C Developer
5 2 (4.44%) .NET Developer
5 2 (4.44%) Agile Developer
5 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (4.44%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (2.22%) Cloud Specialist
6 1 (2.22%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (2.22%) Junior
6 1 (2.22%) Junior Developer
6 1 (2.22%) Junior iOS Developer
6 1 (2.22%) Mac Developer
6 1 (2.22%) Manual Tester
6 1 (2.22%) Tester
6 1 (2.22%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (62.22%) Cocoa
2 26 (57.78%) Cocoa Touch
3 25 (55.56%) Core Data
4 13 (28.89%) Core Animation
5 12 (26.67%) REST
5 12 (26.67%) Web Services
6 11 (24.44%) JSON
6 11 (24.44%) XML
7 10 (22.22%) OpenGL
8 3 (6.67%) CSS
8 3 (6.67%) RESTful
9 2 (4.44%) .NET
9 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET
9 2 (4.44%) CSS3
9 2 (4.44%) iOS SDK
9 2 (4.44%) SOAP
10 1 (2.22%) Android SDK
10 1 (2.22%) HTML
10 1 (2.22%) UIKit
10 1 (2.22%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (57.78%) Mobile App
2 13 (28.89%) Animation
2 13 (28.89%) Computer Science
2 13 (28.89%) iPhone
3 12 (26.67%) iPad
4 6 (13.33%) User Experience
5 2 (4.44%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.22%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.22%) Fintech
6 1 (2.22%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 44 (97.78%) Apple iOS
2 6 (13.33%) Android
3 2 (4.44%) Windows
3 2 (4.44%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (88.89%) iOS Development
2 28 (62.22%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (60.00%) Mobile Development
4 10 (22.22%) Memory Management
5 5 (11.11%) Scrum
6 3 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 3 (6.67%) TDD
7 2 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.22%) BDD
8 1 (2.22%) Data Management
8 1 (2.22%) Data Protection
8 1 (2.22%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (2.22%) ETL
8 1 (2.22%) Kanban
8 1 (2.22%) Manual Testing
8 1 (2.22%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.22%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (51.11%) Apple Swift
2 5 (11.11%) C#
3 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.67%) Java
5 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (28.89%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (35.56%) Apple
2 7 (15.56%) ION Trading
3 2 (4.44%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.22%) Ab Initio
4 1 (2.22%) Google
4 1 (2.22%) Informatica
4 1 (2.22%) Talend
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