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 2 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Objective-C
Rank 96 141 105
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -36
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 45 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.46% 0.034% 0.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.80% 0.087% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 1 2
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£413 £313 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £313 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £313 £358
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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1185 1150 685
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 38.39% 39.09% 33.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 795 761 417
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £240 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 53 40
Average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +10.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.19 £20.06 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.00 £50.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +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 2 July 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 2 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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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Bristol - 38 £413 - 5
Gloucestershire - 2 - -
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 46 (77.97%) Apple iOS
2 41 (69.49%) iOS Development
3 36 (61.02%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (47.46%) E-Commerce
5 25 (42.37%) TDD
5 25 (42.37%) REST
6 20 (33.90%) Software Engineering
6 20 (33.90%) Apple Swift
7 19 (32.20%) API Integration
7 19 (32.20%) Android
8 17 (28.81%) Cocoa
9 15 (25.42%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (23.73%) Scrum
10 14 (23.73%) Cocoa Touch
10 14 (23.73%) Android Development
11 13 (22.03%) Git (software)
12 12 (20.34%) JSON
13 11 (18.64%) HTML
14 10 (16.95%) JavaScript
14 10 (16.95%) CSS
14 10 (16.95%) Mobile App
14 10 (16.95%) HTML5
14 10 (16.95%) Android SDK
15 9 (15.25%) iPhone
15 9 (15.25%) .NET
16 8 (13.56%) Web Services
16 8 (13.56%) C#
16 8 (13.56%) Node.js
17 7 (11.86%) Marketing
17 7 (11.86%) C

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Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 8 (13.56%) Node.js
2 1 (1.69%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 4 (6.78%) 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 2 (3.39%) Internet
2 1 (1.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.08%) SQLite
2 2 (3.39%) MySQL
3 1 (1.69%) CouchDB
3 1 (1.69%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.69%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 13 (22.03%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.08%) Cucumber
2 3 (5.08%) Xcode
2 3 (5.08%) SpecFlow
2 3 (5.08%) Calabash
3 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.69%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 7 (11.86%) Marketing
2 5 (8.47%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.78%) Finance
3 4 (6.78%) Manufacturing
3 4 (6.78%) Electronics
4 3 (5.08%) Retail
5 1 (1.69%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 37 (62.71%) Developer
2 30 (50.85%) iOS Developer
3 18 (30.51%) Software Engineer
4 8 (13.56%) 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%) Tester
7 3 (5.08%) Automated Tester
7 3 (5.08%) Mobile Tester
7 3 (5.08%) Mobile Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Android Developer
8 1 (1.69%) Windows Mobile Developer
8 1 (1.69%) Qt Developer
8 1 (1.69%) AWS Developer
8 1 (1.69%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (1.69%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 1 (1.69%) Programmer
8 1 (1.69%) C++ Developer
8 1 (1.69%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (42.37%) REST
2 17 (28.81%) Cocoa
3 14 (23.73%) Cocoa Touch
4 12 (20.34%) JSON
5 11 (18.64%) HTML
6 10 (16.95%) CSS
6 10 (16.95%) HTML5
6 10 (16.95%) Android SDK
7 9 (15.25%) .NET
8 8 (13.56%) Web Services
9 6 (10.17%) iOS SDK
10 2 (3.39%) jQuery
10 2 (3.39%) SOAP
11 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET
11 1 (1.69%) XML
11 1 (1.69%) XHTML
11 1 (1.69%) .NET Framework
11 1 (1.69%) Mason
11 1 (1.69%) Qt
11 1 (1.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.95%) Mobile App
2 9 (15.25%) iPhone
3 7 (11.86%) User Experience
4 5 (8.47%) Mobile Payment
4 5 (8.47%) iPad
5 4 (6.78%) DTV
6 3 (5.08%) FMCG
7 2 (3.39%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.69%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.69%) Social Media
8 1 (1.69%) Animation
8 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.69%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 46 (77.97%) Apple iOS
2 19 (32.20%) Android
3 6 (10.17%) Windows
4 5 (8.47%) Mac OS X
5 2 (3.39%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (3.39%) Windows Phone
5 2 (3.39%) Windows Phone 7
6 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (69.49%) iOS Development
2 36 (61.02%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (47.46%) E-Commerce
4 25 (42.37%) TDD
5 20 (33.90%) Software Engineering
6 19 (32.20%) API Integration
7 15 (25.42%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (23.73%) Android Development
8 14 (23.73%) Scrum
9 6 (10.17%) Mobile Development
10 5 (8.47%) Kanban
10 5 (8.47%) BDD
10 5 (8.47%) Digital Marketing
11 4 (6.78%) Programme Management
11 4 (6.78%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (6.78%) OO
11 4 (6.78%) CRM
11 4 (6.78%) Unit Testing
11 4 (6.78%) User Stories
12 3 (5.08%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 20 (33.90%) Apple Swift
2 10 (16.95%) JavaScript
3 8 (13.56%) 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%) Python
7 2 (3.39%) PHP
8 1 (1.69%) SQL
8 1 (1.69%) VB
8 1 (1.69%) XAML
8 1 (1.69%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (6.78%) SAP
1 4 (6.78%) Apple
1 4 (6.78%) Xamarin
2 3 (5.08%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.69%) Volantis
3 1 (1.69%) Eloqua
3 1 (1.69%) Appcelerator
3 1 (1.69%) Siebel
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.69%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.69%) Netbiscuits
3 1 (1.69%) Kony
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle
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