The table below looks at the statistics 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 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Force.com Apex Code
Rank 49 50 51
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing Apex Code 9 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.34% 0.49% 0.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.07% 1.96% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate £250 £419 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.29% -
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
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
221 153 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 32.99% 25.00% 34.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 99 114
Average daily rate £338 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £459 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 5
Average hourly rate £14.25 £13.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.61% -48.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.05 £11.80 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.45 £22.50 £32.50
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 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 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 9 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 9 (100.00%) Visualforce
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
3 7 (77.78%) CRM
3 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (66.67%) Siebel
4 6 (66.67%) Web Development
4 6 (66.67%) Oracle APEX
4 6 (66.67%) HTML
4 6 (66.67%) Java
4 6 (66.67%) PHP
4 6 (66.67%) Oracle
4 6 (66.67%) CSS
4 6 (66.67%) SaaS
4 6 (66.67%) Mason
4 6 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (66.67%) Eloqua
4 6 (66.67%) BigMachines
5 4 (44.44%) HTML5
5 4 (44.44%) CSS3
6 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
6 3 (33.33%) BDD
6 3 (33.33%) Linux
6 3 (33.33%) Perl
6 3 (33.33%) C
6 3 (33.33%) Scrum
6 3 (33.33%) TDD
7 2 (22.22%) Subversion
7 2 (22.22%) SOA

Apex Code
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) Node.js
1 2 (22.22%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 6 (66.67%) BigMachines
1 6 (66.67%) Eloqua
2 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (66.67%) SaaS
2 2 (22.22%) Force.com
3 1 (11.11%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (22.22%) Ant
3 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 2 (22.22%) Subversion
General
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (33.33%) C Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Perl Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Perl Web Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Web Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Node.js Developer
5 1 (11.11%) CRM Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (11.11%) PHP Developer
5 1 (11.11%) PHP Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) Visualforce
2 6 (66.67%) CSS
2 6 (66.67%) HTML
2 6 (66.67%) Mason
3 4 (44.44%) CSS3
3 4 (44.44%) HTML5
4 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 2 (22.22%) D3.js
4 2 (22.22%) Ember.js
4 2 (22.22%) jQuery
4 2 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (22.22%) Meteor
4 2 (22.22%) React
5 1 (11.11%) Laravel
5 1 (11.11%) Symfony
5 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (77.78%) CRM
2 6 (66.67%) Web Development
3 3 (33.33%) BDD
3 3 (33.33%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 2 (22.22%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (22.22%) SDLC
4 2 (22.22%) SOA
4 2 (22.22%) Web Application Development
5 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Coaching
5 1 (11.11%) MVC
5 1 (11.11%) OO
5 1 (11.11%) OOP
5 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 6 (66.67%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) PHP
3 3 (33.33%) C
3 3 (33.33%) Perl
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (66.67%) Oracle
2 6 (66.67%) Siebel
3 1 (11.11%) Zend
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