The table below looks at the statistics for Apex Code skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apex Code over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Force.com Apex Code
Rank 186 170 196
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +26
Contract jobs citing Apex Code 19 31 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.33% 0.53% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.77% 1.26% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 30 17
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£500 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £418 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £575 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £475
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -15.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Apex Code
London

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

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2481 2458 3014
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.10% 42.09% 43.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2050 1918 2305
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £303 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 11 33
Average hourly rate £23.75 £27.50 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -33.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.72 £14.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.70 £31.99 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

Apex Code
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Apex Code Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Apex Code
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Apex Code Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Apex Code
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apex Code across the City of London region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Apex Code Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Apex Code
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Apex Code across the City of London region.

Apex Code Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Apex Code
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 47 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 43 (91.49%) Visualforce
3 25 (53.19%) Force.com
4 22 (46.81%) Java
5 20 (42.55%) Mason
6 16 (34.04%) Cloud Computing
7 15 (31.91%) SaaS
8 12 (25.53%) CRM
9 11 (23.40%) CSS
9 11 (23.40%) JavaScript
9 11 (23.40%) Finance
9 11 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (21.28%) HTML
11 9 (19.15%) Web Services
12 7 (14.89%) jQuery
12 7 (14.89%) REST
13 6 (12.77%) BigMachines
14 5 (10.64%) Eloqua
14 5 (10.64%) Heroku
14 5 (10.64%) Oracle APEX
14 5 (10.64%) SOAP
14 5 (10.64%) Siebel
14 5 (10.64%) Oracle
15 4 (8.51%) PHP
15 4 (8.51%) XML
15 4 (8.51%) Asset Management
15 4 (8.51%) Ajax
15 4 (8.51%) Marketing
15 4 (8.51%) Web Development
16 3 (6.38%) JSON

Apex Code
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 1 (2.13%) Apache
1 1 (2.13%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 6 (12.77%) BigMachines
2 1 (2.13%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 25 (53.19%) Force.com
2 16 (34.04%) Cloud Computing
3 15 (31.91%) SaaS
4 5 (10.64%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (6.38%) Selenium
2 3 (6.38%) Grunt
2 3 (6.38%) Yeoman
2 3 (6.38%) Bower
3 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (23.40%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Marketing
3 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.26%) Retail
4 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (53.19%) Developer
2 22 (46.81%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 11 (23.40%) Architect
4 9 (19.15%) Technical Architect
5 8 (17.02%) Salesforce.com Consultant
5 8 (17.02%) Salesforce.com Architect
5 8 (17.02%) Consultant
6 3 (6.38%) Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (6.38%) UI Programmer
6 3 (6.38%) UI Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Siebel Technical Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Siebel Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.13%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Programmer
8 1 (2.13%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.13%) CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (91.49%) Visualforce
2 20 (42.55%) Mason
3 11 (23.40%) CSS
4 10 (21.28%) HTML
5 9 (19.15%) Web Services
6 7 (14.89%) jQuery
6 7 (14.89%) REST
7 5 (10.64%) SOAP
8 4 (8.51%) XML
8 4 (8.51%) Ajax
9 3 (6.38%) JSON
9 3 (6.38%) DHTML
9 3 (6.38%) HTML5
10 2 (4.26%) .NET
11 1 (2.13%) LAMP
11 1 (2.13%) RESTful
11 1 (2.13%) AngularJS
11 1 (2.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (2.13%) Ionic Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
1 3 (6.38%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.13%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.13%) Social Media
3 1 (2.13%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.13%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.53%) CRM
2 11 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (8.51%) Asset Management
3 4 (8.51%) Web Development
4 3 (6.38%) Test Automation
4 3 (6.38%) BDD
4 3 (6.38%) Progressive Enhancement
4 3 (6.38%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (6.38%) Master Data Management
4 3 (6.38%) Data Management
4 3 (6.38%) TDD
4 3 (6.38%) ETL
5 2 (4.26%) Data Analysis
5 2 (4.26%) Data Modelling
5 2 (4.26%) SOA
5 2 (4.26%) OO
5 2 (4.26%) Process Management
5 2 (4.26%) Change Management
5 2 (4.26%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (4.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (46.81%) Java
2 11 (23.40%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.51%) PHP
4 3 (6.38%) SOQL
5 2 (4.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) QA
Vendors
1 47 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (10.64%) Oracle
2 5 (10.64%) Siebel
2 5 (10.64%) Eloqua
3 3 (6.38%) Maxymiser
4 2 (4.26%) Informatica
5 1 (2.13%) Pardot
5 1 (2.13%) ExactTarget
5 1 (2.13%) Conga
5 1 (2.13%) Hyperion
5 1 (2.13%) PeopleSoft
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £350 - £550 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £200 - £400 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £400 - £650 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £200 - £400 per day
Posted: 24 days ago