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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Force.com Apex Code
Rank 171 211 206
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -5
Contract jobs citing Apex Code 33 17 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.56% 0.23% 0.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.30% 0.54% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 11 15
Average daily rate
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£469 £475 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £438 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
2548 3154 2926
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.89% 43.19% 39.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2032 2457 2274
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £601 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 22 20
Average hourly rate £20.00 £40.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +48.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £17.50 £13.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £52.82 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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 20 October 2014.

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 20 October 2014, 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 55 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 52 (94.55%) Visualforce
3 24 (43.64%) Mason
4 22 (40.00%) Force.com
5 14 (25.45%) Java
6 11 (20.00%) CRM
7 8 (14.55%) Web Services
7 8 (14.55%) JavaScript
7 8 (14.55%) Finance
7 8 (14.55%) QA
8 7 (12.73%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (12.73%) Migration
8 7 (12.73%) HTML
9 6 (10.91%) XML
9 6 (10.91%) Publishing
9 6 (10.91%) Retail
9 6 (10.91%) SaaS
10 5 (9.09%) Mobile App
11 4 (7.27%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (7.27%) Web Development
11 4 (7.27%) E-Commerce
12 3 (5.45%) OOP
12 3 (5.45%) OO
12 3 (5.45%) CSS
12 3 (5.45%) SOAP
12 3 (5.45%) Manufacturing
12 3 (5.45%) Degree
12 3 (5.45%) Data Migration
12 3 (5.45%) Marketing
13 2 (3.64%) Technical Architecture

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 22 (40.00%) Force.com
2 7 (12.73%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (10.91%) SaaS
4 1 (1.82%) Heroku
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Subversion
1 1 (1.82%) JIRA
1 1 (1.82%) Selenium
1 1 (1.82%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (14.55%) Finance
2 6 (10.91%) Publishing
2 6 (10.91%) Retail
3 3 (5.45%) Marketing
3 3 (5.45%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.64%) Advertising
5 1 (1.82%) Banking
5 1 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.82%) Billing
Job Titles
1 41 (74.55%) Developer
1 41 (74.55%) Salesforce.com Developer
2 8 (14.55%) Architect
3 7 (12.73%) Technical Architect
4 6 (10.91%) Salesforce.com Architect
5 4 (7.27%) Senior Developer
6 2 (3.64%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (3.64%) Administrator
6 2 (3.64%) Consultant
6 2 (3.64%) Salesforce.com Consultant
6 2 (3.64%) Salesforce.com Administrator
7 1 (1.82%) Analyst
7 1 (1.82%) DBA
7 1 (1.82%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (1.82%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (1.82%) SQL DBA
7 1 (1.82%) QA Analyst
7 1 (1.82%) Senior QA Analyst
7 1 (1.82%) Development DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (94.55%) Visualforce
2 24 (43.64%) Mason
3 8 (14.55%) Web Services
4 7 (12.73%) HTML
5 6 (10.91%) XML
6 3 (5.45%) CSS
6 3 (5.45%) SOAP
7 2 (3.64%) JSON
7 2 (3.64%) REST
8 1 (1.82%) Backbone.js
8 1 (1.82%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (1.82%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (1.82%) HTML5
8 1 (1.82%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.82%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.82%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.00%) CRM
2 7 (12.73%) Migration
3 4 (7.27%) E-Commerce
3 4 (7.27%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (7.27%) Web Development
4 3 (5.45%) Data Migration
4 3 (5.45%) OOP
4 3 (5.45%) OO
5 2 (3.64%) Asset Management
5 2 (3.64%) Data Analysis
5 2 (3.64%) Business Analysis
5 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (3.64%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (3.64%) Scrum
6 1 (1.82%) Usability Testing
6 1 (1.82%) System Testing
6 1 (1.82%) Waterfall
6 1 (1.82%) Web Application Development
6 1 (1.82%) Automation Testing
6 1 (1.82%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.45%) Java
2 8 (14.55%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.64%) SQL
3 2 (3.64%) SOQL
3 2 (3.64%) C#
4 1 (1.82%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.55%) QA
Vendors
1 55 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (3.64%) ExactTarget
3 1 (1.82%) Informatica
3 1 (1.82%) Google
3 1 (1.82%) Talend
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