The table below looks at the statistics for Objective-C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Objective-C
Rank 28 38 33
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 2 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.92% 1.47% 4.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.45% 3.97% 10.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 10
Median daily rate £450 £375 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £355 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £379 £414
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.00 £26.53
% change year-on-year
- +16.87%
Objective-C
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Programming Languages Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
58 126 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 26.73% 36.95% 41.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 87 98
Median daily rate £325 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £285 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £425 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 7
Median hourly rate £39.00 £45.00 £24.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +85.56%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton 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 Southampton

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Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Objective-C Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Objective-C across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Objective-C Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

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Top 28 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Objective-C.

1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (75.00%) Apple
3 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) CSS3
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (50.00%) Android
3 2 (50.00%) iOS Development
3 2 (50.00%) Apple Swift
4 1 (25.00%) Core Data
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Cocoa
4 1 (25.00%) Cocoa Touch
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (25.00%) SOAP
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) HTTP

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Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) iOS Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Junior
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Junior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) Cocoa
2 1 (25.00%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (25.00%) Core Data
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Android
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Apple Swift
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Apple