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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Objective-C
Rank 218 219 218
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 28 44 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.33% 0.46% 0.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.96% 1.38% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 15 19
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
2902 3191 2780
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 33.89% 33.44% 32.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1875 1783 1449
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 118 134
Average hourly rate £44.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £17.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.55 £45.40 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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

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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 12 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Objective-C within the South East region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
West Sussex +14 10 £475 +26.66%
Berkshire +11 7 £350 +7.69% 5
Buckinghamshire +7 4 £350 -9.67%
Hampshire -13 3 £285 -24.00% 9
East Sussex - 2 - -
Kent - 2 £388 - 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £350 - 1
Middlesex - 1 £400 -
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Objective-C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 50 (75.76%) Apple iOS
1 50 (75.76%) iOS Development
2 35 (53.03%) Mobile App
3 32 (48.48%) Cocoa
4 31 (46.97%) Apple Swift
5 29 (43.94%) Cocoa Touch
6 19 (28.79%) Mobile Development
6 19 (28.79%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (28.79%) C++
7 18 (27.27%) Apple
8 17 (25.76%) Animation
8 17 (25.76%) Android
9 16 (24.24%) Android Development
10 15 (22.73%) TDD
10 15 (22.73%) E-Commerce
11 14 (21.21%) BDD
11 14 (21.21%) Core Animation
11 14 (21.21%) User Experience
12 13 (19.70%) Java
13 11 (16.67%) C#
13 11 (16.67%) Windows
13 11 (16.67%) Software Engineering
14 9 (13.64%) .NET
14 9 (13.64%) Publishing
15 8 (12.12%) OO
16 7 (10.61%) C
16 7 (10.61%) JavaScript
16 7 (10.61%) Python
17 6 (9.09%) Linux
17 6 (9.09%) Xcode

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 2 (3.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (3.03%) CMS
1 2 (3.03%) concrete5
1 2 (3.03%) Drupal
1 2 (3.03%) ExpressionEngine
1 2 (3.03%) Joomla!
1 2 (3.03%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (3.03%) Umbraco
1 2 (3.03%) WordPress
2 1 (1.52%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) 3ds Max
1 2 (3.03%) Acrobat
1 2 (3.03%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (3.03%) GIMP
1 2 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (3.03%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Magento
2 1 (1.52%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) MailChimp
2 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.06%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.52%) Network Security
2 1 (1.52%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.06%) MySQL
2 1 (1.52%) Big Data
2 1 (1.52%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (9.09%) Xcode
2 5 (7.58%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.06%) Eclipse
4 3 (4.55%) JUnit
4 3 (4.55%) Subversion
4 3 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.03%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 2 (3.03%) Grunt
5 2 (3.03%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.52%) Android Studio
6 1 (1.52%) Calabash
6 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.52%) JIRA
6 1 (1.52%) Maven
6 1 (1.52%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.52%) MSTest
General
1 9 (13.64%) Publishing
2 2 (3.03%) Finance
2 2 (3.03%) Games
3 1 (1.52%) Automotive
3 1 (1.52%) Legal
3 1 (1.52%) Marketing
3 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 58 (87.88%) Developer
2 46 (69.70%) iOS Developer
3 19 (28.79%) Applications Developer
4 14 (21.21%) Objective-C Developer
5 13 (19.70%) Senior Developer
6 12 (18.18%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 12 (18.18%) Senior iOS Developer
7 9 (13.64%) Programmer
8 8 (12.12%) Android Developer
8 8 (12.12%) C++ Developer
8 8 (12.12%) iOS Android Developer
8 8 (12.12%) iOS Programmer
9 6 (9.09%) Mobile Developer
9 6 (9.09%) Software Engineer
10 4 (6.06%) C++/Java Developer
10 4 (6.06%) Java Developer
11 3 (4.55%) Architect
11 3 (4.55%) C++ Applications Developer
11 3 (4.55%) Java Applications Developer
11 3 (4.55%) Java Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (48.48%) Cocoa
2 29 (43.94%) Cocoa Touch
3 14 (21.21%) Core Animation
4 9 (13.64%) .NET
5 5 (7.58%) HTML
6 4 (6.06%) ATL
6 4 (6.06%) CSS
6 4 (6.06%) jQuery
6 4 (6.06%) POCO
6 4 (6.06%) XML
7 3 (4.55%) AngularJS
7 3 (4.55%) JSON
7 3 (4.55%) Laravel
7 3 (4.55%) OpenGL
7 3 (4.55%) PhoneGap
7 3 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (4.55%) WinForms
8 2 (3.03%) Flash
8 2 (3.03%) JSP
8 2 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 35 (53.03%) Mobile App
2 17 (25.76%) Animation
3 14 (21.21%) User Experience
4 4 (6.06%) Device Driver
5 2 (3.03%) Blackberry
5 2 (3.03%) iPhone
5 2 (3.03%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.52%) NHS
6 1 (1.52%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 50 (75.76%) Apple iOS
2 17 (25.76%) Android
3 11 (16.67%) Windows
4 6 (9.09%) Linux
5 5 (7.58%) Mac OS X
6 4 (6.06%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.03%) CentOS
7 2 (3.03%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.52%) AIX
8 1 (1.52%) Windows Phone
8 1 (1.52%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (75.76%) iOS Development
2 19 (28.79%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (28.79%) Mobile Development
3 16 (24.24%) Android Development
4 15 (22.73%) E-Commerce
4 15 (22.73%) TDD
5 14 (21.21%) BDD
6 11 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 8 (12.12%) OO
8 6 (9.09%) Multithreading
9 4 (6.06%) Integration Testing
9 4 (6.06%) Low Latency
9 4 (6.06%) Mobile Application Development
9 4 (6.06%) OOP
10 3 (4.55%) Scrum
11 2 (3.03%) B2B
11 2 (3.03%) Load Testing
11 2 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (3.03%) Security Testing
11 2 (3.03%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 31 (46.97%) Apple Swift
2 19 (28.79%) C++
3 13 (19.70%) Java
4 11 (16.67%) C#
5 7 (10.61%) C
5 7 (10.61%) JavaScript
5 7 (10.61%) Python
6 4 (6.06%) SQL
7 3 (4.55%) PHP
8 2 (3.03%) ActionScript
8 2 (3.03%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.03%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.03%) Ruby
8 2 (3.03%) VB
9 1 (1.52%) VC++
Qualifications
1 3 (4.55%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.03%) Degree
2 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.52%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (27.27%) Apple
2 5 (7.58%) ION Trading
3 4 (6.06%) Xamarin
4 3 (4.55%) Zend
5 2 (3.03%) Adobe
5 2 (3.03%) Oracle
5 2 (3.03%) Sitecore
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