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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Force.com Apex Code
Rank 140 181 183
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +2
Contract jobs citing Apex Code 44 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.86% 0.33% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.90% 0.75% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 14 9
Average daily rate
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£485 £486 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.25% +2.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £412
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £518 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £475
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
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
2316 2529 2335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 45.09% 43.60% 40.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1901 1897 1827
Average daily rate £475 £470 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £313 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 33
Average hourly rate £27.37 £41.75 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.44% -7.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.90 £27.50 £16.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.20 £147.50 £72.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 76 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 75 (98.68%) Visualforce
3 29 (38.16%) Mason
4 27 (35.53%) Force.com
5 24 (31.58%) Java
6 22 (28.95%) Finance
7 17 (22.37%) CRM
8 14 (18.42%) Web Services
8 14 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (15.79%) Cloud Computing
10 11 (14.47%) SaaS
11 9 (11.84%) jQuery
12 8 (10.53%) CSS
12 8 (10.53%) JavaScript
13 7 (9.21%) HTML
13 7 (9.21%) Mobile App
13 7 (9.21%) SOQL
14 6 (7.89%) REST
14 6 (7.89%) SOAP
14 6 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
15 5 (6.58%) Asset Management
15 5 (6.58%) Legal
15 5 (6.58%) Migration
15 5 (6.58%) Enterprise Software
16 4 (5.26%) Eloqua
16 4 (5.26%) QA
16 4 (5.26%) Oracle APEX
16 4 (5.26%) Selenium
16 4 (5.26%) TDD
16 4 (5.26%) Data Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (1.32%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 1 (1.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 27 (35.53%) Force.com
2 12 (15.79%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (14.47%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.32%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Oracle APEX
1 4 (5.26%) Selenium
2 3 (3.95%) Grunt
2 3 (3.95%) Yeoman
2 3 (3.95%) Bower
General
1 22 (28.95%) Finance
2 5 (6.58%) Legal
3 3 (3.95%) Publishing
4 2 (2.63%) Banking
4 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.63%) Marketing
5 1 (1.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 58 (76.32%) Developer
2 56 (73.68%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 6 (7.89%) Architect
4 5 (6.58%) Consultant
4 5 (6.58%) Salesforce.com Consultant
5 4 (5.26%) Senior Developer
5 4 (5.26%) Salesforce.com Administrator
5 4 (5.26%) Salesforce.com Architect
5 4 (5.26%) Analyst
5 4 (5.26%) Technical Architect
5 4 (5.26%) Administrator
6 3 (3.95%) UI Programmer
6 3 (3.95%) UI Developer
7 2 (2.63%) Siebel Technical Architect
7 2 (2.63%) Siebel Architect
7 2 (2.63%) CRM Consultant
8 1 (1.32%) QA Analyst
8 1 (1.32%) Senior QA Analyst
8 1 (1.32%) Siebel Analyst
8 1 (1.32%) Senior Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (98.68%) Visualforce
2 29 (38.16%) Mason
3 14 (18.42%) Web Services
4 9 (11.84%) jQuery
5 8 (10.53%) CSS
6 7 (9.21%) HTML
7 6 (7.89%) SOAP
7 6 (7.89%) REST
8 3 (3.95%) XML
8 3 (3.95%) Ajax
9 2 (2.63%) .NET
10 1 (1.32%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.21%) Mobile App
2 5 (6.58%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.63%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.32%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.37%) CRM
2 14 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (6.58%) Migration
4 5 (6.58%) Asset Management
5 4 (5.26%) TDD
5 4 (5.26%) OOP
5 4 (5.26%) OO
5 4 (5.26%) Data Analysis
6 3 (3.95%) Data Migration
6 3 (3.95%) Test Automation
6 3 (3.95%) BDD
6 3 (3.95%) Progressive Enhancement
6 3 (3.95%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (3.95%) E-Commerce
7 2 (2.63%) Process Management
7 2 (2.63%) Change Management
7 2 (2.63%) ETL
7 2 (2.63%) Business Analysis
7 2 (2.63%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 24 (31.58%) Java
2 8 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 7 (9.21%) SOQL
4 4 (5.26%) SQL
5 1 (1.32%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.32%) SOSL
5 1 (1.32%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (3.95%) Degree
2 2 (2.63%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 76 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (5.26%) Oracle
2 4 (5.26%) Siebel
2 4 (5.26%) Eloqua
3 3 (3.95%) Maxymiser
4 1 (1.32%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (1.32%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.32%) Hyperion
4 1 (1.32%) Informatica
4 1 (1.32%) Zoho
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