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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Objective-C
Rank 245 208 190
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -18
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 22 22 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.26% 0.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.67% 0.76% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 18 19
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£325 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £350 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £450 £425
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 - £37.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
- +100.00%
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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
3278 2901 2701
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 33.08% 34.07% 32.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1901 1569 1384
Average daily rate £350 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 118 181
Average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £13.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -7.14%

Objective-C
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

Objective-C
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

Objective-C
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 18 December 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

Objective-C
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 18 December 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 -15 10 £325 -13.33% 6
Buckinghamshire -11 6 £338 -10.00% 1
Surrey - 4 - - 4
Berkshire -7 1 £325 -18.75% 4
West Sussex - 1 £400 - 1
East Sussex - - - - 1
Kent - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 3
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Objective-C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 59 (78.67%) Apple iOS
2 55 (73.33%) iOS Development
3 39 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (45.33%) RESTful
5 33 (44.00%) iPhone
6 29 (38.67%) Mobile App
7 28 (37.33%) Cocoa
7 28 (37.33%) Web Services
8 27 (36.00%) iPad
9 25 (33.33%) Cocoa Touch
10 24 (32.00%) Git (software)
10 24 (32.00%) TDD
11 23 (30.67%) Apple
12 22 (29.33%) HTTP
13 21 (28.00%) Scrum
14 20 (26.67%) Subversion
14 20 (26.67%) SOAP
15 18 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
15 18 (24.00%) HTML
15 18 (24.00%) JavaScript
16 17 (22.67%) JSON
17 15 (20.00%) Kanban
18 12 (16.00%) Client/Server
19 10 (13.33%) E-Commerce
19 10 (13.33%) Android
19 10 (13.33%) iOS SDK
19 10 (13.33%) Data Structures
20 9 (12.00%) WebSphere
20 9 (12.00%) Dojo
20 9 (12.00%) Xcode

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 (12.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Blender
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) GitHub
2 1 (1.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.33%) Google App Engine
2 1 (1.33%) Office 365
2 1 (1.33%) SaaS
2 1 (1.33%) PaaS
2 1 (1.33%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 22 (29.33%) HTTP
2 3 (4.00%) Internet
3 1 (1.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.33%) NoSQL
1 4 (5.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.33%) MySQL
2 1 (1.33%) CouchDB
2 1 (1.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 24 (32.00%) Git (software)
2 20 (26.67%) Subversion
3 9 (12.00%) Xcode
4 2 (2.67%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.33%) Android Studio
5 1 (1.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (1.33%) Jasmine
General
1 5 (6.67%) Finance
1 5 (6.67%) Retail
2 3 (4.00%) Banking
3 2 (2.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 66 (88.00%) Developer
2 48 (64.00%) iOS Developer
3 19 (25.33%) Mobile Developer
4 9 (12.00%) Architect
5 8 (10.67%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (10.67%) Mobile Solutions Architect
6 7 (9.33%) Senior Developer
7 6 (8.00%) Technical Architect
8 5 (6.67%) Senior iOS Developer
9 4 (5.33%) Android Developer
9 4 (5.33%) Technical Solutions Architect
10 2 (2.67%) Ruby Developer
10 2 (2.67%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 2 (2.67%) Lead Developer
11 1 (1.33%) Software Developer
11 1 (1.33%) Programmer
11 1 (1.33%) Applications Developer
11 1 (1.33%) .NET Developer
11 1 (1.33%) C# Developer
11 1 (1.33%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (45.33%) RESTful
2 28 (37.33%) Cocoa
2 28 (37.33%) Web Services
3 25 (33.33%) Cocoa Touch
4 20 (26.67%) SOAP
5 18 (24.00%) HTML
6 17 (22.67%) JSON
7 10 (13.33%) iOS SDK
8 9 (12.00%) Dojo
8 9 (12.00%) XML
9 8 (10.67%) WebSphere MQ
9 8 (10.67%) HTML5
10 6 (8.00%) Worklight
11 4 (5.33%) PhoneGap
11 4 (5.33%) CSS
12 3 (4.00%) .NET
12 3 (4.00%) CSS3
13 2 (2.67%) Core Animation
13 2 (2.67%) Ruby on Rails
13 2 (2.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 33 (44.00%) iPhone
2 29 (38.67%) Mobile App
3 27 (36.00%) iPad
4 12 (16.00%) Client/Server
5 10 (13.33%) Data Structures
6 9 (12.00%) N-Tier
7 5 (6.67%) User Experience
8 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.33%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.33%) Streaming Video
8 1 (1.33%) Animation
8 1 (1.33%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.33%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (1.33%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 59 (78.67%) Apple iOS
2 10 (13.33%) Android
3 4 (5.33%) Linux
4 3 (4.00%) UNIX
5 2 (2.67%) Windows
6 1 (1.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (73.33%) iOS Development
2 39 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (32.00%) TDD
4 21 (28.00%) Scrum
5 18 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (20.00%) Kanban
7 10 (13.33%) E-Commerce
8 9 (12.00%) OO
9 7 (9.33%) Android Development
10 5 (6.67%) MVC
11 4 (5.33%) Multithreading
12 3 (4.00%) Software Engineering
12 3 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (4.00%) BDD
13 2 (2.67%) Unit Testing
13 2 (2.67%) OOP
13 2 (2.67%) Line Management
14 1 (1.33%) Mobile Device Management
14 1 (1.33%) Low Latency
14 1 (1.33%) DRM
Programming Languages
1 18 (24.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (10.67%) Java
3 6 (8.00%) C#
3 6 (8.00%) C++
4 3 (4.00%) Python
4 3 (4.00%) C
4 3 (4.00%) SQL
4 3 (4.00%) Ruby
4 3 (4.00%) XAML
5 1 (1.33%) TypeScript
5 1 (1.33%) PHP
5 1 (1.33%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (4.00%) Degree
1 3 (4.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.67%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (30.67%) Apple
2 6 (8.00%) IBM
3 2 (2.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.33%) Adobe
4 1 (1.33%) Perforce
4 1 (1.33%) Google
4 1 (1.33%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.33%) Sencha
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