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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Objective-C
Rank 191 226 204
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -22
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 54 19 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.58% 0.21% 0.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.79% 0.61% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 7 13
Average daily rate
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£400 £325 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -2.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £242 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £410 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -6.25%
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%
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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
3018 3104 3080
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 32.53% 34.99% 31.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1664 1628 1509
Average daily rate £350 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 154 191
Average hourly rate £35.00 £36.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.63 £17.50 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -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 22 August 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 22 August 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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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 +4 16 £400 - 8
Buckinghamshire +3 11 £525 +110.00% 1
Surrey +7 7 £450 +50.00% 5
Oxfordshire +4 6 £363 +19.83% 2
Berkshire +12 5 £400 +18.51% 1
West Sussex +6 5 - - 1
East Sussex - 2 £350 - 4
Kent - 1 - - 1
Middlesex - - - -
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 58 (72.50%) Apple iOS
2 44 (55.00%) iOS Development
3 34 (42.50%) Mobile App
4 30 (37.50%) iPhone
5 29 (36.25%) HTML
6 28 (35.00%) RESTful
7 27 (33.75%) Git (software)
8 26 (32.50%) JavaScript
9 25 (31.25%) Cocoa
9 25 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (28.75%) iPad
11 22 (27.50%) Web Services
12 20 (25.00%) Cocoa Touch
12 20 (25.00%) SOAP
13 19 (23.75%) Subversion
14 18 (22.50%) TDD
14 18 (22.50%) HTTP
15 16 (20.00%) Apple
15 16 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
16 15 (18.75%) Scrum
17 14 (17.50%) Dojo
17 14 (17.50%) HTML5
18 13 (16.25%) Java
18 13 (16.25%) Android
19 12 (15.00%) Kanban
19 12 (15.00%) Node.js
19 12 (15.00%) Linux
20 11 (13.75%) IBM
20 11 (13.75%) Worklight
21 10 (12.50%) Apache Cordova

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 12 (15.00%) Node.js
2 9 (11.25%) WebSphere
3 4 (5.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Blender
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (22.50%) HTTP
2 2 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.75%) MySQL
2 3 (3.75%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.50%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.25%) Redis
Development Applications
1 27 (33.75%) Git (software)
2 19 (23.75%) Subversion
3 8 (10.00%) Xcode
4 5 (6.25%) Ant
4 5 (6.25%) Jenkins
5 4 (5.00%) Yeoman
5 4 (5.00%) Grunt
6 1 (1.25%) Android Studio
6 1 (1.25%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (11.25%) Retail
2 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.25%) Publishing
2 1 (1.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 61 (76.25%) Developer
2 35 (43.75%) iOS Developer
3 21 (26.25%) Mobile Developer
4 14 (17.50%) Architect
5 8 (10.00%) Mobile Solutions Architect
5 8 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (8.75%) Technical Architect
7 6 (7.50%) Senior Developer
8 5 (6.25%) Android Developer
9 4 (5.00%) Designer
9 4 (5.00%) Senior iOS Developer
9 4 (5.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 4 (5.00%) PHP Developer
9 4 (5.00%) Lead Designer
9 4 (5.00%) Lead Developer
10 3 (3.75%) Consultant
11 2 (2.50%) Ruby Developer
11 2 (2.50%) Mac Developer
11 2 (2.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
12 1 (1.25%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (36.25%) HTML
2 28 (35.00%) RESTful
3 25 (31.25%) Cocoa
4 22 (27.50%) Web Services
5 20 (25.00%) Cocoa Touch
5 20 (25.00%) SOAP
6 14 (17.50%) Dojo
6 14 (17.50%) HTML5
7 11 (13.75%) Worklight
8 10 (12.50%) Apache Cordova
8 10 (12.50%) CSS
8 10 (12.50%) XML
8 10 (12.50%) JSON
9 8 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
10 7 (8.75%) iOS SDK
10 7 (8.75%) Sencha Touch
11 5 (6.25%) CSS3
12 3 (3.75%) LAMP
12 3 (3.75%) Ruby on Rails
12 3 (3.75%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 34 (42.50%) Mobile App
2 30 (37.50%) iPhone
3 23 (28.75%) iPad
4 10 (12.50%) Client/Server
5 9 (11.25%) N-Tier
6 3 (3.75%) Open Source
7 2 (2.50%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.50%) Augmented Reality
7 2 (2.50%) AS400
8 1 (1.25%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.25%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.25%) Social Media
8 1 (1.25%) Social Network
8 1 (1.25%) Derivative
8 1 (1.25%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.25%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 58 (72.50%) Apple iOS
2 13 (16.25%) Android
3 12 (15.00%) Linux
4 7 (8.75%) UNIX
5 5 (6.25%) AIX
6 4 (5.00%) Windows
7 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.50%) Mac OS X
7 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.50%) Debian
8 1 (1.25%) SUSE
8 1 (1.25%) webOS
8 1 (1.25%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (55.00%) iOS Development
2 25 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (22.50%) TDD
4 16 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (18.75%) Scrum
6 12 (15.00%) Kanban
7 10 (12.50%) OO
8 9 (11.25%) E-Commerce
8 9 (11.25%) Android Development
9 5 (6.25%) Web Development
10 4 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (5.00%) Memory Management
10 4 (5.00%) OO PHP
11 3 (3.75%) Mobile Application Development
11 3 (3.75%) OOP
11 3 (3.75%) BDD
11 3 (3.75%) Multithreading
11 3 (3.75%) Unit Testing
12 2 (2.50%) Software Engineering
12 2 (2.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 26 (32.50%) JavaScript
2 13 (16.25%) Java
3 10 (12.50%) SQL
4 7 (8.75%) PHP
5 6 (7.50%) C++
6 5 (6.25%) Ruby
6 5 (6.25%) C
7 3 (3.75%) C#
7 3 (3.75%) PHP5
8 2 (2.50%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.50%) RPG IV
8 2 (2.50%) RPG
9 1 (1.25%) Python
9 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.25%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (5.00%) Degree
2 3 (3.75%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.25%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 16 (20.00%) Apple
2 11 (13.75%) IBM
3 7 (8.75%) Sencha
4 4 (5.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.75%) Facebook
5 3 (3.75%) Zend
6 2 (2.50%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.25%) SAP
7 1 (1.25%) Twitter
7 1 (1.25%) Syclo
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