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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Objective-C
Rank 222 203 218
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +15
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 38 42 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.42% 0.47% 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.20% 1.45% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 23 9
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£375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £470 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £33.55 £22.66
% change year-on-year
- +48.05%
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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
3165 2887 2851
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 34.63% 32.35% 33.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1991 1576 1443
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 98 184
Average hourly rate £39.75 £40.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £19.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £54.75 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%

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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 7 July 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 7 July 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
Buckinghamshire +7 11 £375 -31.81% 1
Kent +1 6 - - 2
West Sussex -7 6 £300 +6.66%
Hampshire -8 6 £375 -1.63% 6
Berkshire +12 4 £404 +7.66% 2
Oxfordshire -22 3 £430 +18.62% 7
Surrey -6 2 £340 -24.44% 2
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 96 (88.89%) Apple iOS
2 79 (73.15%) iOS Development
3 60 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (44.44%) iPhone
5 42 (38.89%) Cocoa
6 40 (37.04%) Xcode
7 39 (36.11%) HTML
8 38 (35.19%) Scrum
9 33 (30.56%) Web Services
9 33 (30.56%) Apple
9 33 (30.56%) Cocoa Touch
9 33 (30.56%) HTML5
9 33 (30.56%) iPad
9 33 (30.56%) Mobile App
10 30 (27.78%) iOS SDK
10 30 (27.78%) JavaScript
11 29 (26.85%) TDD
11 29 (26.85%) Git (software)
12 26 (24.07%) Software Engineering
12 26 (24.07%) Mobile Development
13 24 (22.22%) RESTful
14 22 (20.37%) Node.js
15 21 (19.44%) Finance
16 20 (18.52%) Java
16 20 (18.52%) Android
17 18 (16.67%) Banking
18 17 (15.74%) C++
18 17 (15.74%) .NET
18 17 (15.74%) Linux
19 16 (14.81%) UNIX

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 (20.37%) Node.js
2 2 (1.85%) Apache
2 2 (1.85%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.93%) CMS
3 1 (0.93%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 5 (4.63%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.78%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.78%) Fireworks
2 3 (2.78%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.93%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.19%) HTTP
2 3 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.48%) SQLite
2 4 (3.70%) MySQL
3 2 (1.85%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.85%) DataStage
3 2 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.85%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.93%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 40 (37.04%) Xcode
2 29 (26.85%) Git (software)
3 12 (11.11%) Subversion
4 7 (6.48%) Jenkins
5 6 (5.56%) Gerrit
6 4 (3.70%) JIRA
7 3 (2.78%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.93%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.93%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.93%) Calabash
8 1 (0.93%) Appium
8 1 (0.93%) Robolectric
8 1 (0.93%) Selenium
8 1 (0.93%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.93%) RSpec
8 1 (0.93%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.93%) Eclipse
General
1 21 (19.44%) Finance
2 18 (16.67%) Banking
3 3 (2.78%) Electronics
4 2 (1.85%) Publishing
5 1 (0.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 103 (95.37%) Developer
2 75 (69.44%) iOS Developer
3 13 (12.04%) Mobile Developer
4 8 (7.41%) Lead Developer
5 7 (6.48%) Senior Developer
6 6 (5.56%) Applications Developer
6 6 (5.56%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 6 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (3.70%) Mac Developer
7 4 (3.70%) Mac Engineer
7 4 (3.70%) iPhone Developer
7 4 (3.70%) Xamarin Developer
8 3 (2.78%) Senior iOS Developer
9 2 (1.85%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (1.85%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (1.85%) UX Designer
9 2 (1.85%) Designer
9 2 (1.85%) Senior Designer
9 2 (1.85%) Architect
9 2 (1.85%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (38.89%) Cocoa
2 39 (36.11%) HTML
3 33 (30.56%) Web Services
3 33 (30.56%) HTML5
3 33 (30.56%) Cocoa Touch
4 30 (27.78%) iOS SDK
5 24 (22.22%) RESTful
6 17 (15.74%) .NET
7 16 (14.81%) AngularJS
8 15 (13.89%) SOAP
9 14 (12.96%) jQuery
10 12 (11.11%) CSS
10 12 (11.11%) XML
11 11 (10.19%) REST
12 10 (9.26%) JSON
13 7 (6.48%) Core Animation
13 7 (6.48%) OpenGL
14 5 (4.63%) CSS3
14 5 (4.63%) PhoneGap
15 3 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 48 (44.44%) iPhone
2 33 (30.56%) iPad
2 33 (30.56%) Mobile App
3 15 (13.89%) User Experience
4 10 (9.26%) Computer Science
4 10 (9.26%) Client/Server
5 7 (6.48%) Animation
6 5 (4.63%) Data Structures
6 5 (4.63%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.78%) Mobile Banking
7 3 (2.78%) Online Banking
8 2 (1.85%) W3C
9 1 (0.93%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.93%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.93%) Social Media
9 1 (0.93%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 96 (88.89%) Apple iOS
2 20 (18.52%) Android
3 17 (15.74%) Linux
4 16 (14.81%) UNIX
5 5 (4.63%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.85%) Windows
7 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (73.15%) iOS Development
2 60 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (35.19%) Scrum
4 29 (26.85%) TDD
5 26 (24.07%) Software Engineering
5 26 (24.07%) Mobile Development
6 14 (12.96%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (11.11%) Multithreading
8 11 (10.19%) OO
9 7 (6.48%) Memory Management
10 6 (5.56%) Android Development
11 5 (4.63%) Kanban
12 4 (3.70%) E-Commerce
12 4 (3.70%) Mentoring
13 3 (2.78%) API Design
13 3 (2.78%) Project Management
13 3 (2.78%) UX Design
14 2 (1.85%) MVC
14 2 (1.85%) ETL
14 2 (1.85%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (27.78%) JavaScript
2 20 (18.52%) Java
3 17 (15.74%) C++
4 15 (13.89%) C#
5 13 (12.04%) Apple Swift
6 9 (8.33%) C
7 7 (6.48%) Python
8 5 (4.63%) SQL
9 4 (3.70%) Ruby
10 3 (2.78%) PHP
11 2 (1.85%) Apex Code
11 2 (1.85%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.93%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 1 (0.93%) Pascal
12 1 (0.93%) VB
12 1 (0.93%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 13 (12.04%) Degree
2 1 (0.93%) DV Cleared
2 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.48%) QA
Vendors
1 33 (30.56%) Apple
2 9 (8.33%) Xamarin
3 8 (7.41%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.63%) Adobe
5 2 (1.85%) Informatica
5 2 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.85%) Sencha
5 2 (1.85%) IBM
5 2 (1.85%) Ab Initio
6 1 (0.93%) ION Trading
6 1 (0.93%) Google
6 1 (0.93%) Facebook
6 1 (0.93%) Twitter
6 1 (0.93%) Talend
6 1 (0.93%) Perforce
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