The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the South East region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Objective-C
Rank 199 215 211
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -4
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 39 15 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.43% 0.18% 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.33% 0.52% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 6 11
Average daily rate
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£400 £338 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +1.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £419 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
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%
Programming Languages Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2941 2895 2992
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 32.06% 34.20% 30.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1599 1474 1508
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 158 193
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £17.50 £21.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.15 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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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 25 July 2014.

Objective-C Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Objective-C
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 25 July 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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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 -9 13 £400 +52.38% 5
Surrey +1 7 £450 +50.00% 3
Buckinghamshire - 7 £550 - 3
Berkshire +6 5 £400 +14.28% 1
Oxfordshire 0 5 £350 -6.66% 2
West Sussex -3 1 - - 2
Kent - 1 - -
Middlesex - - - - 1
East Sussex - - - - 1
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Objective-C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 46 (65.71%) Apple iOS
2 35 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 32 (45.71%) iOS Development
3 32 (45.71%) HTML
4 29 (41.43%) JavaScript
5 25 (35.71%) Git (software)
6 24 (34.29%) iPhone
7 22 (31.43%) RESTful
8 21 (30.00%) Cocoa
9 20 (28.57%) iPad
10 19 (27.14%) Web Services
11 18 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (24.29%) Dojo
13 16 (22.86%) HTML5
13 16 (22.86%) Cocoa Touch
13 16 (22.86%) Subversion
13 16 (22.86%) SOAP
14 15 (21.43%) IBM
14 15 (21.43%) Worklight
15 14 (20.00%) Linux
15 14 (20.00%) Java
16 13 (18.57%) Apple
16 13 (18.57%) TDD
16 13 (18.57%) Node.js
16 13 (18.57%) Android
16 13 (18.57%) Continuous Integration
17 12 (17.14%) Retail
17 12 (17.14%) Scrum
17 12 (17.14%) CSS
18 11 (15.71%) HTTP

Objective-C
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 13 (18.57%) Node.js
2 10 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 4 (5.71%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Blender
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.43%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.71%) HTTP
2 2 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.00%) MySQL
2 3 (4.29%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.86%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.86%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.43%) Redis
Development Applications
1 25 (35.71%) Git (software)
2 16 (22.86%) Subversion
3 9 (12.86%) Xcode
4 7 (10.00%) Ant
4 7 (10.00%) Jenkins
5 5 (7.14%) Grunt
5 5 (7.14%) Yeoman
6 1 (1.43%) Android Studio
6 1 (1.43%) Eclipse
General
1 12 (17.14%) Retail
2 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 49 (70.00%) Developer
2 24 (34.29%) iOS Developer
3 16 (22.86%) Mobile Developer
4 15 (21.43%) Architect
5 8 (11.43%) Technical Architect
6 6 (8.57%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (8.57%) Mobile Solutions Architect
7 5 (7.14%) Android Developer
8 4 (5.71%) PHP Developer
8 4 (5.71%) Designer
8 4 (5.71%) Lead Designer
8 4 (5.71%) Lead Developer
9 3 (4.29%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.29%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 3 (4.29%) Consultant
10 2 (2.86%) Programmer
10 2 (2.86%) Technical Specialist
10 2 (2.86%) Mac Developer
10 2 (2.86%) Mobile Applications Developer
11 1 (1.43%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (45.71%) HTML
2 22 (31.43%) RESTful
3 21 (30.00%) Cocoa
4 19 (27.14%) Web Services
5 17 (24.29%) Dojo
6 16 (22.86%) SOAP
6 16 (22.86%) HTML5
6 16 (22.86%) Cocoa Touch
7 15 (21.43%) Worklight
8 12 (17.14%) CSS
9 11 (15.71%) Apache Cordova
10 9 (12.86%) WebSphere MQ
11 7 (10.00%) CSS3
11 7 (10.00%) Sencha Touch
12 6 (8.57%) iOS SDK
13 4 (5.71%) XML
14 3 (4.29%) LAMP
14 3 (4.29%) JSON
14 3 (4.29%) jQuery
15 2 (2.86%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 35 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 24 (34.29%) iPhone
3 20 (28.57%) iPad
4 10 (14.29%) N-Tier
5 8 (11.43%) Client/Server
6 3 (4.29%) Open Source
6 3 (4.29%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.86%) AS400
8 1 (1.43%) Derivative
8 1 (1.43%) Animation
8 1 (1.43%) Social Network
8 1 (1.43%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (1.43%) Social Media
8 1 (1.43%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 46 (65.71%) Apple iOS
2 14 (20.00%) Linux
3 13 (18.57%) Android
4 9 (12.86%) UNIX
5 7 (10.00%) AIX
6 3 (4.29%) Windows
7 2 (2.86%) Debian
7 2 (2.86%) Mac OS X
7 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.43%) webOS
8 1 (1.43%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (45.71%) iOS Development
2 18 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (18.57%) TDD
3 13 (18.57%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (17.14%) Scrum
5 10 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 9 (12.86%) Kanban
6 9 (12.86%) Android Development
7 7 (10.00%) OO
8 5 (7.14%) Web Development
8 5 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (5.71%) OO PHP
10 3 (4.29%) Memory Management
10 3 (4.29%) Mobile Application Development
10 3 (4.29%) Unit Testing
10 3 (4.29%) Software Engineering
10 3 (4.29%) OOP
11 2 (2.86%) MVC
11 2 (2.86%) Multithreading
11 2 (2.86%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 29 (41.43%) JavaScript
2 14 (20.00%) Java
3 10 (14.29%) SQL
4 7 (10.00%) PHP
5 6 (8.57%) C++
6 5 (7.14%) C
7 4 (5.71%) Ruby
8 3 (4.29%) PHP5
9 2 (2.86%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.86%) RPG IV
9 2 (2.86%) C#
9 2 (2.86%) RPG
10 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.43%) Python
10 1 (1.43%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (5.71%) Degree
2 3 (4.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.43%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) QA
2 1 (1.43%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 15 (21.43%) IBM
2 13 (18.57%) Apple
3 7 (10.00%) Sencha
4 4 (5.71%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.29%) Zend
5 3 (4.29%) Facebook
6 2 (2.86%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.43%) Twitter
7 1 (1.43%) Syclo
7 1 (1.43%) SAP
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