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 29 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Force.com Apex Code
Rank 187 188 202
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +14
Contract jobs citing Apex Code 17 20 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.34% 0.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.64% 0.80% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 19 17
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £408 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £400 £475
% change year-on-year
-9.37% -15.78%
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
2657 2494 3120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 44.70% 42.28% 43.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 2181 1936 2404
Average daily rate £475 £451 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.43% +0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 14 32
Average hourly rate £23.75 £29.74 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.14% -28.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.37 £14.58 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £99.00 £67.64 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 29 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 29 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 37 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 33 (89.19%) Visualforce
3 23 (62.16%) Force.com
4 18 (48.65%) Java
5 16 (43.24%) Mason
6 13 (35.14%) Cloud Computing
7 12 (32.43%) SaaS
8 9 (24.32%) JavaScript
8 9 (24.32%) Finance
9 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (21.62%) HTML
9 8 (21.62%) CSS
9 8 (21.62%) CRM
10 6 (16.22%) Web Services
10 6 (16.22%) REST
11 5 (13.51%) Heroku
11 5 (13.51%) Asset Management
12 4 (10.81%) Web Development
12 4 (10.81%) XML
12 4 (10.81%) SOAP
12 4 (10.81%) PHP
12 4 (10.81%) jQuery
13 3 (8.11%) HTML5
13 3 (8.11%) BigMachines
13 3 (8.11%) Master Data Management
13 3 (8.11%) SQL
13 3 (8.11%) DHTML
13 3 (8.11%) Informatica
13 3 (8.11%) Marketing
13 3 (8.11%) JSON

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 (2.70%) Apache
1 1 (2.70%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) BigMachines
2 1 (2.70%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 23 (62.16%) Force.com
2 13 (35.14%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (32.43%) SaaS
4 5 (13.51%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (2.70%) Selenium
2 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.70%) Grunt
2 1 (2.70%) Yeoman
2 1 (2.70%) Bower
General
1 9 (24.32%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.11%) Marketing
3 2 (5.41%) Retail
4 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (43.24%) Developer
2 15 (40.54%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 11 (29.73%) Architect
4 9 (24.32%) Consultant
4 9 (24.32%) Technical Architect
4 9 (24.32%) Salesforce.com Consultant
4 9 (24.32%) Salesforce.com Architect
5 5 (13.51%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Business Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Programmer
7 1 (2.70%) Administrator
7 1 (2.70%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (2.70%) PHP Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Siebel Architect
7 1 (2.70%) CRM Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (89.19%) Visualforce
2 16 (43.24%) Mason
3 8 (21.62%) HTML
3 8 (21.62%) CSS
4 6 (16.22%) Web Services
4 6 (16.22%) REST
5 4 (10.81%) XML
5 4 (10.81%) SOAP
5 4 (10.81%) jQuery
6 3 (8.11%) JSON
6 3 (8.11%) DHTML
6 3 (8.11%) HTML5
7 2 (5.41%) Ajax
7 2 (5.41%) .NET
8 1 (2.70%) Middleware
8 1 (2.70%) LAMP
8 1 (2.70%) RESTful
8 1 (2.70%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (2.70%) Ionic Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.41%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.70%) Social Media
3 1 (2.70%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) CRM
1 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (13.51%) Asset Management
3 4 (10.81%) Web Development
4 3 (8.11%) Master Data Management
4 3 (8.11%) Data Management
5 2 (5.41%) OO
5 2 (5.41%) Migration
5 2 (5.41%) Data Modelling
5 2 (5.41%) SOA
5 2 (5.41%) ETL
5 2 (5.41%) Data Migration
5 2 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.70%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.70%) Integration Testing
6 1 (2.70%) Investment Management
6 1 (2.70%) Use Case
6 1 (2.70%) TDD
6 1 (2.70%) Test Automation
6 1 (2.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (48.65%) Java
2 9 (24.32%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.81%) PHP
4 3 (8.11%) SQL
5 1 (2.70%) SOQL
5 1 (2.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 37 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (8.11%) Informatica
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle
3 2 (5.41%) Siebel
3 2 (5.41%) Eloqua
4 1 (2.70%) Pardot
4 1 (2.70%) ExactTarget
4 1 (2.70%) Conga
4 1 (2.70%) Maxymiser
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £250 - £400 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £450 - £650 per day
Posted: 25 days ago