The table below looks at the statistics for Objective-C skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Objective-C
Rank 121 141 102
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -39
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 27 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.81% 0.062% 0.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.10% 0.17% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 1 5
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£419 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.07% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £338 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £338 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £355 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.91% +18.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £26.53 £41.25
% change year-on-year
+16.87% -35.69%
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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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1285 1165 790
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 38.61% 35.88% 35.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 854 723 481
Average daily rate £375 £360 £326
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £465 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 52 63
Average hourly rate £41.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £16.38 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.27 £43.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +4.47%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Objective-C across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Objective-C Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Objective-C across the South West region.

Objective-C Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Objective-C across the South West region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Objective-C Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

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Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Objective-C across the South West region.

Objective-C Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 4 September 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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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
Bristol +16 22 £413 +22.22% 2
Wiltshire - 1 - -
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 45 (76.27%) Apple iOS
2 43 (72.88%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (69.49%) iOS Development
4 34 (57.63%) E-Commerce
5 30 (50.85%) TDD
6 27 (45.76%) REST
7 22 (37.29%) API Integration
7 22 (37.29%) Android
7 22 (37.29%) Software Engineering
8 21 (35.59%) Apple Swift
9 19 (32.20%) Scrum
9 19 (32.20%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (30.51%) Android Development
11 15 (25.42%) Cocoa
12 14 (23.73%) Cocoa Touch
12 14 (23.73%) Git (software)
13 13 (22.03%) JSON
14 12 (20.34%) CSS
14 12 (20.34%) HTML
14 12 (20.34%) Android SDK
15 11 (18.64%) iPhone
15 11 (18.64%) HTML5
15 11 (18.64%) .NET
15 11 (18.64%) JavaScript
16 10 (16.95%) C
16 10 (16.95%) Node.js
17 9 (15.25%) User Experience
18 8 (13.56%) Mobile Payment
18 8 (13.56%) Mobile App
18 8 (13.56%) Web Services

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Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 10 (16.95%) Node.js
2 1 (1.69%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 6 (10.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.69%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.69%) SaaS
2 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) Internet
2 1 (1.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.39%) SQLite
1 2 (3.39%) MySQL
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.69%) CouchDB
2 1 (1.69%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.69%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 14 (23.73%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.08%) Cucumber
2 3 (5.08%) SpecFlow
2 3 (5.08%) Calabash
3 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.69%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (1.69%) Xcode
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle APEX
General
1 8 (13.56%) Marketing
2 7 (11.86%) Telecoms
3 6 (10.17%) Finance
3 6 (10.17%) Manufacturing
3 6 (10.17%) Electronics
4 3 (5.08%) Retail
5 1 (1.69%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 35 (59.32%) Developer
2 29 (49.15%) iOS Developer
3 21 (35.59%) Software Engineer
4 10 (16.95%) Android Software Engineer
5 7 (11.86%) Senior iOS Developer
5 7 (11.86%) Senior Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Mac Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Android Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Tester
7 3 (5.08%) Automated Tester
7 3 (5.08%) Mobile Tester
8 2 (3.39%) Mobile Developer
9 1 (1.69%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 1 (1.69%) Programmer
9 1 (1.69%) AWS Developer
9 1 (1.69%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (45.76%) REST
2 15 (25.42%) Cocoa
3 14 (23.73%) Cocoa Touch
4 13 (22.03%) JSON
5 12 (20.34%) HTML
5 12 (20.34%) CSS
5 12 (20.34%) Android SDK
6 11 (18.64%) HTML5
6 11 (18.64%) .NET
7 8 (13.56%) Web Services
8 3 (5.08%) iOS SDK
9 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET
9 2 (3.39%) jQuery
10 1 (1.69%) Mason
10 1 (1.69%) Visualforce
10 1 (1.69%) SOAP
10 1 (1.69%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.64%) iPhone
2 9 (15.25%) User Experience
3 8 (13.56%) Mobile App
3 8 (13.56%) Mobile Payment
4 6 (10.17%) iPad
4 6 (10.17%) DTV
5 3 (5.08%) FMCG
6 2 (3.39%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.69%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 45 (76.27%) Apple iOS
2 22 (37.29%) Android
3 8 (13.56%) Windows
4 4 (6.78%) Mac OS X
4 4 (6.78%) Windows Phone 7
4 4 (6.78%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (72.88%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (69.49%) iOS Development
3 34 (57.63%) E-Commerce
4 30 (50.85%) TDD
5 22 (37.29%) Software Engineering
5 22 (37.29%) API Integration
6 19 (32.20%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (32.20%) Scrum
7 18 (30.51%) Android Development
8 8 (13.56%) Kanban
9 7 (11.86%) BDD
10 6 (10.17%) Programme Management
10 6 (10.17%) Digital Marketing
10 6 (10.17%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (8.47%) OO
11 5 (8.47%) OOD
11 5 (8.47%) Unit Testing
12 4 (6.78%) Mobile Development
12 4 (6.78%) User Stories
12 4 (6.78%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 21 (35.59%) Apple Swift
2 11 (18.64%) JavaScript
3 10 (16.95%) C
4 7 (11.86%) C#
5 5 (8.47%) C++
5 5 (8.47%) Java
6 4 (6.78%) Ruby
7 2 (3.39%) PHP
7 2 (3.39%) SQL
8 1 (1.69%) Python
8 1 (1.69%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (10.17%) SAP
2 4 (6.78%) Apple
3 3 (5.08%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (5.08%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.69%) Netbiscuits
4 1 (1.69%) Kony
4 1 (1.69%) Siebel
4 1 (1.69%) Volantis
4 1 (1.69%) Eloqua
4 1 (1.69%) Appcelerator
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle