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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Force.com Apex Code
Rank 150 192 171
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -21
Contract jobs citing Apex Code 46 16 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.91% 0.27% 0.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.96% 0.63% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 14 15
Average daily rate
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£500 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £391 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £493 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £463 £475
% change year-on-year
- -2.63%
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
2341 2560 2365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 46.11% 43.29% 41.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1930 1952 1837
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £313 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £638 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 34
Average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.37 £26.21 £17.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £147.50 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.89% -4.21%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 82 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 81 (98.78%) Visualforce
3 28 (34.15%) Mason
4 25 (30.49%) Force.com
5 22 (26.83%) Java
6 20 (24.39%) Finance
7 19 (23.17%) CRM
8 15 (18.29%) Web Services
9 14 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (12.20%) Cloud Computing
11 9 (10.98%) SaaS
11 9 (10.98%) JavaScript
12 8 (9.76%) HTML
12 8 (9.76%) QA
12 8 (9.76%) Mobile App
13 7 (8.54%) SOQL
13 7 (8.54%) jQuery
13 7 (8.54%) Migration
14 6 (7.32%) Publishing
14 6 (7.32%) OOP
14 6 (7.32%) OO
14 6 (7.32%) CSS
14 6 (7.32%) SOAP
14 6 (7.32%) REST
15 5 (6.10%) XML
15 5 (6.10%) Business Intelligence
15 5 (6.10%) Legal
16 4 (4.88%) Asset Management
16 4 (4.88%) Data Analysis
16 4 (4.88%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (1.22%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 1 (1.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (30.49%) Force.com
2 10 (12.20%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (10.98%) SaaS
4 1 (1.22%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (1.22%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Oracle APEX
1 3 (3.66%) Selenium
2 2 (2.44%) Grunt
2 2 (2.44%) Yeoman
2 2 (2.44%) Bower
3 1 (1.22%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.22%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.22%) Subversion
General
1 20 (24.39%) Finance
2 6 (7.32%) Publishing
3 5 (6.10%) Legal
4 3 (3.66%) Retail
5 2 (2.44%) Banking
5 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.44%) Marketing
6 1 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 64 (78.05%) Developer
2 62 (75.61%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 7 (8.54%) Architect
4 6 (7.32%) Salesforce.com Architect
5 5 (6.10%) Senior Developer
6 4 (4.88%) Administrator
6 4 (4.88%) Consultant
6 4 (4.88%) Analyst
6 4 (4.88%) Technical Architect
6 4 (4.88%) Salesforce.com Administrator
6 4 (4.88%) Salesforce.com Consultant
7 2 (2.44%) CRM Consultant
7 2 (2.44%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (2.44%) UI Developer
7 2 (2.44%) UI Programmer
8 1 (1.22%) Siebel Technical Architect
8 1 (1.22%) Siebel Analyst
8 1 (1.22%) Senior Implementation Consultant
8 1 (1.22%) Business Analyst
8 1 (1.22%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (98.78%) Visualforce
2 28 (34.15%) Mason
3 15 (18.29%) Web Services
4 8 (9.76%) HTML
5 7 (8.54%) jQuery
6 6 (7.32%) CSS
6 6 (7.32%) SOAP
6 6 (7.32%) REST
7 5 (6.10%) XML
8 2 (2.44%) .NET
8 2 (2.44%) Ajax
9 1 (1.22%) HTML5
9 1 (1.22%) JSON
9 1 (1.22%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (1.22%) Backbone.js
9 1 (1.22%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.76%) Mobile App
2 4 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.44%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.22%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (23.17%) CRM
2 14 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (8.54%) Migration
4 6 (7.32%) OOP
4 6 (7.32%) OO
5 5 (6.10%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (4.88%) Asset Management
6 4 (4.88%) Data Analysis
6 4 (4.88%) Web Development
7 3 (3.66%) Data Migration
7 3 (3.66%) E-Commerce
7 3 (3.66%) TDD
8 2 (2.44%) Business Analysis
8 2 (2.44%) Process Management
8 2 (2.44%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (2.44%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (2.44%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (2.44%) Unit Testing
8 2 (2.44%) Test Automation
8 2 (2.44%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 22 (26.83%) Java
2 9 (10.98%) JavaScript
3 7 (8.54%) SOQL
4 4 (4.88%) SQL
5 2 (2.44%) SOSL
6 1 (1.22%) C#
6 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.66%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.76%) QA
Vendors
1 82 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (3.66%) Eloqua
2 3 (3.66%) Oracle
2 3 (3.66%) Siebel
3 2 (2.44%) Maxymiser
4 1 (1.22%) Zoho
4 1 (1.22%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.22%) Hyperion
4 1 (1.22%) Informatica
4 1 (1.22%) PeopleSoft
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