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 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Objective-C
Rank 231 221 206
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -15
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 22 16 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.19% 0.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.70% 0.54% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 17
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90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £350 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £430 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
- +140.00%
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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
3144 2975 2866
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 32.50% 35.18% 32.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1832 1634 1425
Average daily rate £350 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 114 172
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £42.95 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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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 26 November 2014.

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 26 November 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
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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 -15 14 £355 -5.33% 8
Surrey -8 3 - - 3
Buckinghamshire -12 2 £288 -23.33% 1
Oxfordshire -25 1 £475 +18.75% 3
West Sussex - 1 £400 - 2
Berkshire - - - - 2
East Sussex - - - -
Kent - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 65 (80.25%) Apple iOS
2 56 (69.14%) iOS Development
3 42 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (40.74%) Mobile App
5 32 (39.51%) Cocoa
5 32 (39.51%) Web Services
5 32 (39.51%) iPhone
5 32 (39.51%) RESTful
6 29 (35.80%) Cocoa Touch
7 28 (34.57%) Git (software)
8 26 (32.10%) iPad
9 23 (28.40%) SOAP
9 23 (28.40%) HTTP
9 23 (28.40%) Apple
9 23 (28.40%) TDD
10 22 (27.16%) HTML
11 21 (25.93%) JavaScript
11 21 (25.93%) Subversion
11 21 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (22.22%) Scrum
12 18 (22.22%) JSON
13 16 (19.75%) Kanban
14 13 (16.05%) Client/Server
15 12 (14.81%) XML
15 12 (14.81%) HTML5
16 11 (13.58%) Data Structures
17 10 (12.35%) Android
17 10 (12.35%) SQL
17 10 (12.35%) E-Commerce
17 10 (12.35%) OO

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 9 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 6 (7.41%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Blender
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) GitHub
2 1 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.23%) Google App Engine
2 1 (1.23%) SaaS
2 1 (1.23%) PaaS
2 1 (1.23%) Heroku
2 1 (1.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (28.40%) HTTP
2 3 (3.70%) Internet
3 1 (1.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.94%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.70%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.23%) CouchDB
3 1 (1.23%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 28 (34.57%) Git (software)
2 21 (25.93%) Subversion
3 8 (9.88%) Xcode
4 2 (2.47%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.23%) Android Studio
5 1 (1.23%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.23%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 5 (6.17%) Retail
2 2 (2.47%) Finance
2 2 (2.47%) Games
Job Titles
1 72 (88.89%) Developer
2 47 (58.02%) iOS Developer
3 26 (32.10%) Mobile Developer
4 9 (11.11%) Architect
5 8 (9.88%) Mobile Solutions Architect
5 8 (9.88%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (8.64%) Senior Developer
7 6 (7.41%) Technical Architect
8 5 (6.17%) Lead Developer
9 4 (4.94%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 4 (4.94%) Lead Designer
9 4 (4.94%) Senior iOS Developer
9 4 (4.94%) Designer
9 4 (4.94%) Android Developer
10 2 (2.47%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 2 (2.47%) Ruby Developer
11 1 (1.23%) iPhone Developer
11 1 (1.23%) iPhone Applications Developer
11 1 (1.23%) C# .NET Developer
11 1 (1.23%) iPad Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (39.51%) Cocoa
1 32 (39.51%) Web Services
1 32 (39.51%) RESTful
2 29 (35.80%) Cocoa Touch
3 23 (28.40%) SOAP
4 22 (27.16%) HTML
5 18 (22.22%) JSON
6 12 (14.81%) XML
6 12 (14.81%) HTML5
7 9 (11.11%) Dojo
8 8 (9.88%) Sencha Touch
8 8 (9.88%) WebSphere MQ
9 7 (8.64%) Apache Cordova
9 7 (8.64%) iOS SDK
10 6 (7.41%) Worklight
11 4 (4.94%) CSS
11 4 (4.94%) PhoneGap
12 3 (3.70%) jQuery
12 3 (3.70%) CSS3
13 2 (2.47%) Core Animation
Miscellaneous
1 33 (40.74%) Mobile App
2 32 (39.51%) iPhone
3 26 (32.10%) iPad
4 13 (16.05%) Client/Server
5 11 (13.58%) Data Structures
6 9 (11.11%) N-Tier
6 9 (11.11%) User Experience
7 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.23%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.23%) Derivative
7 1 (1.23%) Animation
7 1 (1.23%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (1.23%) Video on Demand
7 1 (1.23%) Streaming Video
7 1 (1.23%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 65 (80.25%) Apple iOS
2 10 (12.35%) Android
3 3 (3.70%) Windows
3 3 (3.70%) Linux
4 2 (2.47%) UNIX
5 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.23%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.23%) SUSE
5 1 (1.23%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (69.14%) iOS Development
2 42 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (28.40%) TDD
4 21 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (22.22%) Scrum
6 16 (19.75%) Kanban
7 10 (12.35%) E-Commerce
7 10 (12.35%) OO
8 8 (9.88%) Android Development
9 4 (4.94%) Unit Testing
10 3 (3.70%) Memory Management
10 3 (3.70%) BDD
10 3 (3.70%) OOP
11 2 (2.47%) MVC
11 2 (2.47%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (2.47%) Multithreading
12 1 (1.23%) Responsive Web Design
12 1 (1.23%) Mobile Device Management
12 1 (1.23%) Low Latency
12 1 (1.23%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (25.93%) JavaScript
2 10 (12.35%) SQL
3 8 (9.88%) Java
4 5 (6.17%) C++
5 4 (4.94%) C#
6 3 (3.70%) Ruby
6 3 (3.70%) Python
7 2 (2.47%) XAML
7 2 (2.47%) C
8 1 (1.23%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.23%) CoffeeScript
8 1 (1.23%) PHP
8 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (4.94%) Degree
2 3 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.47%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (28.40%) Apple
2 8 (9.88%) Sencha
3 6 (7.41%) IBM
4 3 (3.70%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.47%) Facebook
6 1 (1.23%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.23%) Google
6 1 (1.23%) Syclo
6 1 (1.23%) SAP
6 1 (1.23%) Adobe
6 1 (1.23%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.23%) Perforce
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