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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Force.com Apex Code
Rank 99 111 126
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +15
Contract jobs citing Apex Code 24 15 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.94% 0.57% 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.75% 2.10% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 12 6
Average daily rate £380 £426 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.85% -14.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £304 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £598 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
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
640 713 787
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.19% 26.94% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 393 420 417
Average daily rate £388 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.16% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £267 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 15 19
Average hourly rate £38.50 £36.00 £27.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.94% +32.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £24.75 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.55 £39.50 £40.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Slough +18 12 £380 +11.76%
Reading -11 2 £500 -9.09% 2
Maidenhead - 2 £425 -
Apex Code
South East

Apex Code
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 32 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 28 (87.50%) Visualforce
3 22 (68.75%) Force.com
4 21 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (59.38%) Waterfall
6 18 (56.25%) SDLC
7 16 (50.00%) Ant
8 15 (46.88%) JavaScript
8 15 (46.88%) Scrum
9 14 (43.75%) Subversion
9 14 (43.75%) Web Application Development
9 14 (43.75%) Git (software)
10 8 (25.00%) Jenkins
11 7 (21.88%) REST
11 7 (21.88%) Java
11 7 (21.88%) SOA
12 3 (9.38%) CRM
12 3 (9.38%) SOAP
12 3 (9.38%) Web Services
12 3 (9.38%) jQuery
12 3 (9.38%) Mason
13 2 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
13 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
13 2 (6.25%) GitHub
13 2 (6.25%) SaaS
13 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (6.25%) Workflow
13 2 (6.25%) Finance
13 2 (6.25%) Validation
13 2 (6.25%) Eclipse

Apex Code
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) BigMachines
1 1 (3.13%) Eloqua
1 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (68.75%) Force.com
2 2 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (6.25%) GitHub
2 2 (6.25%) SaaS
3 1 (3.13%) Heroku
Development Applications
1 16 (50.00%) Ant
2 14 (43.75%) Git (software)
2 14 (43.75%) Subversion
3 8 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.25%) Eclipse
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (96.88%) Developer
2 30 (93.75%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 1 (3.13%) Administrator
3 1 (3.13%) Agile Developer
3 1 (3.13%) Django Developer
3 1 (3.13%) Lead Developer
3 1 (3.13%) Programmer
3 1 (3.13%) Python Developer
3 1 (3.13%) Python Programmer
3 1 (3.13%) Python/Django Developer
3 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (87.50%) Visualforce
2 7 (21.88%) REST
3 3 (9.38%) jQuery
3 3 (9.38%) Mason
3 3 (9.38%) SOAP
3 3 (9.38%) Web Services
4 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.13%) CSS
4 1 (3.13%) CSS3
4 1 (3.13%) Django
4 1 (3.13%) Flask
4 1 (3.13%) HTML
4 1 (3.13%) HTML5
4 1 (3.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (59.38%) Waterfall
3 18 (56.25%) SDLC
4 15 (46.88%) Scrum
5 14 (43.75%) Web Application Development
6 7 (21.88%) SOA
7 3 (9.38%) CRM
8 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (6.25%) Validation
8 2 (6.25%) Workflow
9 1 (3.13%) Dashboard Development
9 1 (3.13%) Data Analysis
9 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
9 1 (3.13%) OO
9 1 (3.13%) OOP
9 1 (3.13%) Pair Programming
9 1 (3.13%) Project Management
9 1 (3.13%) TDD
9 1 (3.13%) Unit Testing
9 1 (3.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) JavaScript
2 7 (21.88%) Java
3 1 (3.13%) C#
3 1 (3.13%) PHP
3 1 (3.13%) Python
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.13%) Informatica
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle
2 1 (3.13%) Siebel