The first table below looks at the demand for Apex Code skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apex Code over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Birmingham region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Force.com Apex Code
Rank - 60 -
Contract jobs citing Apex Code 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.16% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.51% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
- £550 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £475 £470
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +1.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
218 195 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 30.62% 31.86% 35.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 121 114
Average daily rate £338 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 6
Average hourly rate £20.00 £37.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.94% +15.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
Apex Code
West Midlands

Apex Code
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Apex Code Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Apex Code
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Apex Code Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Apex Code
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 5 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 5 (100.00%) Visualforce
2 3 (60.00%) Workflow
2 3 (60.00%) Mason
3 2 (40.00%) Force.com
4 1 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (20.00%) JDA
4 1 (20.00%) SAP BW
4 1 (20.00%) Finance

Apex Code
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SAP BW
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Visualforce
2 3 (60.00%) Mason
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Workflow
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) JDA