The table below looks at the statistics for Apex Code skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apex Code over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Force.com Apex Code
Rank 122 119 143
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +24
Contract jobs citing Apex Code 3 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.12% 0.40% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.47% 1.20% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 4
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£388 £475 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.42% -13.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £475 £500
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Apex Code
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
644 834 820
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.34% 32.98% 26.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 337 411 334
Average daily rate £375 £350 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £225 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 31
Average hourly rate £23.50 £36.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.72% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £15.40 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £39.80 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

Apex Code
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Apex Code across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Apex Code Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Apex Code
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Apex Code across the Berkshire region.

Apex Code Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Apex Code
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apex Code across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Apex Code Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Apex Code
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apex Code within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 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
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Job
Vacancies
Reading +7 1 £475 - 1
Windsor - - - -
Apex Code
South East

Apex Code
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Apex Code 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 Apex Code.

1 15 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 12 (80.00%) Force.com
3 11 (73.33%) Visualforce
3 11 (73.33%) Java
4 9 (60.00%) CRM
5 8 (53.33%) XML
5 8 (53.33%) Migration
6 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (46.67%) Technical Architecture
6 7 (46.67%) Web Services
6 7 (46.67%) J2EE
7 6 (40.00%) .NET
7 6 (40.00%) Data Migration
8 5 (33.33%) Validation
8 5 (33.33%) RESTful
8 5 (33.33%) Analytics
8 5 (33.33%) SOQL
8 5 (33.33%) SOSL
8 5 (33.33%) SOAP
9 4 (26.67%) SAP
9 4 (26.67%) Siebel
9 4 (26.67%) Ant
9 4 (26.67%) Eclipse
10 3 (20.00%) Mason
11 2 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (13.33%) Marketing
11 2 (13.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
11 2 (13.33%) Finance
11 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing

Apex Code
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Apex Code 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 Apex Code. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Project
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
1 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (80.00%) Force.com
2 2 (13.33%) SaaS
2 2 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) HTTP
2 1 (6.67%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SAP BW
1 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Ant
1 4 (26.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (13.33%) Electronics
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
1 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
1 2 (13.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
2 10 (66.67%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Salesforce.com Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Informatica Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) Visualforce
2 8 (53.33%) XML
3 7 (46.67%) J2EE
3 7 (46.67%) Web Services
4 6 (40.00%) .NET
5 5 (33.33%) SOAP
5 5 (33.33%) RESTful
6 3 (20.00%) Mason
7 1 (6.67%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) DTV
1 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) CRM
2 8 (53.33%) Migration
3 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (46.67%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (40.00%) Data Migration
5 5 (33.33%) Analytics
5 5 (33.33%) Validation
6 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
6 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (6.67%) Web Application Development
7 1 (6.67%) Change Management
7 1 (6.67%) Workflow
7 1 (6.67%) ERP
7 1 (6.67%) ETL
7 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) Java
2 5 (33.33%) SOQL
2 5 (33.33%) SOSL
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) C++
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (26.67%) SAP
2 4 (26.67%) Siebel
3 1 (6.67%) Informatica
3 1 (6.67%) JDA
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
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