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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Objective-C
Rank 235 231 204
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -27
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 28 38 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.31% 0.40% 0.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.90% 1.18% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 25 23
Median daily rate £445 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £470 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 - £33.55
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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
3128 3223 2988
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 35.15% 34.24% 32.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1936 2011 1643
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 85 102
Median hourly rate £42.00 £39.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.32% -1.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £22.50 £19.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £54.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.45 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +4.02%

Objective-C
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Objective-C as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 1 July 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Objective-C within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Kent +10 10 - - 1
West Sussex -5 10 £450 +50.00% 1
Hampshire +5 2 £238 -34.48% 7
Surrey -2 2 £275 -19.11% 2
Berkshire -4 2 £413 +3.12% 1
Oxfordshire +11 1 - -
Buckinghamshire -2 1 £440 +17.33%
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Objective-C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Objective-C.

1 44 (81.48%) Apple iOS
2 41 (75.93%) iOS Development
3 37 (68.52%) Mobile App
4 32 (59.26%) Mobile Development
5 31 (57.41%) Cocoa
6 30 (55.56%) Cocoa Touch
7 26 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (42.59%) Xcode
9 22 (40.74%) Apple Swift
10 18 (33.33%) Animation
11 17 (31.48%) Core Animation
12 16 (29.63%) Apple
13 15 (27.78%) JSON
13 15 (27.78%) iPhone
14 14 (25.93%) REST
14 14 (25.93%) XML
15 13 (24.07%) OpenGL
16 12 (22.22%) Computer Science
16 12 (22.22%) Degree
16 12 (22.22%) iPad
17 11 (20.37%) MS Excel
17 11 (20.37%) Web Services
18 10 (18.52%) .NET
18 10 (18.52%) Memory Management
19 8 (14.81%) ION Trading
20 7 (12.96%) C++
20 7 (12.96%) Windows
21 6 (11.11%) User Experience
21 6 (11.11%) POCO
21 6 (11.11%) Windows 7

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.85%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (20.37%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.85%) DataStage
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.85%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 23 (42.59%) Xcode
2 2 (3.70%) Subversion
3 1 (1.85%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.85%) JUnit
3 1 (1.85%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.85%) MSTest
3 1 (1.85%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (7.41%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Back Office
3 1 (1.85%) Games
3 1 (1.85%) Marketing
3 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 52 (96.30%) Developer
2 39 (72.22%) iOS Developer
3 8 (14.81%) Applications Developer
3 8 (14.81%) Programmer
4 7 (12.96%) iOS Programmer
5 6 (11.11%) C++ Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Mobile Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Objective-C Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 2 (3.70%) C# Developer
9 2 (3.70%) Software Developer
10 1 (1.85%) Analyst Developer
10 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (1.85%) C++ Analyst Programmer
10 1 (1.85%) C++ Programmer
10 1 (1.85%) C++ Software Developer
10 1 (1.85%) Developer Analyst
10 1 (1.85%) Junior
10 1 (1.85%) Junior Developer
10 1 (1.85%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (57.41%) Cocoa
2 30 (55.56%) Cocoa Touch
3 17 (31.48%) Core Animation
4 15 (27.78%) JSON
5 14 (25.93%) REST
5 14 (25.93%) XML
6 13 (24.07%) OpenGL
7 11 (20.37%) Web Services
8 10 (18.52%) .NET
9 6 (11.11%) ATL
9 6 (11.11%) POCO
10 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET
10 3 (5.56%) CSS
10 3 (5.56%) WinForms
11 2 (3.70%) Direct3D
11 2 (3.70%) HTML
11 2 (3.70%) UIKit
12 1 (1.85%) Ajax
12 1 (1.85%) Android SDK
12 1 (1.85%) Direct3D Mobile
Miscellaneous
1 37 (68.52%) Mobile App
2 18 (33.33%) Animation
3 15 (27.78%) iPhone
4 12 (22.22%) Computer Science
4 12 (22.22%) iPad
5 6 (11.11%) User Experience
6 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.70%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.85%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.85%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 44 (81.48%) Apple iOS
2 7 (12.96%) Windows
3 6 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 5 (9.26%) Android
5 1 (1.85%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.85%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (75.93%) iOS Development
2 32 (59.26%) Mobile Development
3 26 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (18.52%) Memory Management
5 6 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 5 (9.26%) TDD
7 4 (7.41%) BDD
8 3 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
9 2 (3.70%) Android Development
9 2 (3.70%) Data Protection
9 2 (3.70%) Multithreading
9 2 (3.70%) MVC
9 2 (3.70%) OO
9 2 (3.70%) Software Engineering
10 1 (1.85%) Cross-Platform Development
10 1 (1.85%) Scrum
10 1 (1.85%) SDLC
10 1 (1.85%) SEO
10 1 (1.85%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
10 1 (1.85%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (40.74%) Apple Swift
2 7 (12.96%) C++
3 5 (9.26%) C#
4 4 (7.41%) Java
5 3 (5.56%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.85%) C
6 1 (1.85%) SQL
6 1 (1.85%) VC++
Qualifications
1 12 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (29.63%) Apple
2 8 (14.81%) ION Trading
3 2 (3.70%) Google
4 1 (1.85%) Ab Initio
4 1 (1.85%) Informatica
4 1 (1.85%) Talend
4 1 (1.85%) Xamarin
Bagshot, Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £250.00 - £300 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago