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 April 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Force.com Apex Code
Rank 178 163 183
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +20
Contract jobs citing Apex Code 21 44 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.39% 0.71% 0.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.92% 1.68% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 40 23
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£485 £483 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.51% +1.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £350 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £550 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £400 £475
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -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
2290 2617 2575
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.09% 42.18% 41.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1834 2014 1999
Average daily rate £460 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 20
Average hourly rate £30.00 £30.34 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.12% -39.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.72 £18.10 £14.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £92.00 £72.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +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 27 April 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 April 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 67 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 63 (94.03%) Visualforce
3 26 (38.81%) Mason
4 25 (37.31%) Java
5 24 (35.82%) Force.com
6 19 (28.36%) Finance
7 18 (26.87%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (26.87%) CRM
8 13 (19.40%) Web Services
8 13 (19.40%) Cloud Computing
9 12 (17.91%) SaaS
9 12 (17.91%) CSS
10 11 (16.42%) JavaScript
11 9 (13.43%) SOAP
11 9 (13.43%) HTML
11 9 (13.43%) REST
11 9 (13.43%) jQuery
12 7 (10.45%) Mobile App
13 6 (8.96%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (8.96%) SOQL
14 5 (7.46%) Enterprise Software
14 5 (7.46%) Eloqua
14 5 (7.46%) Oracle APEX
14 5 (7.46%) Siebel
14 5 (7.46%) Oracle
14 5 (7.46%) Legal
14 5 (7.46%) BigMachines
15 4 (5.97%) Asset Management
15 4 (5.97%) XML
15 4 (5.97%) OO

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (1.49%) Apache
1 1 (1.49%) SugarCRM
1 1 (1.49%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.46%) BigMachines
2 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.49%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 24 (35.82%) Force.com
2 13 (19.40%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (17.91%) SaaS
4 3 (4.48%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.49%) MySQL
1 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (4.48%) Selenium
2 3 (4.48%) Grunt
2 3 (4.48%) Yeoman
2 3 (4.48%) Bower
3 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (28.36%) Finance
2 5 (7.46%) Legal
3 4 (5.97%) Marketing
4 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.99%) Retail
5 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.49%) Publishing
6 1 (1.49%) Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (65.67%) Developer
2 41 (61.19%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 9 (13.43%) Architect
4 7 (10.45%) Consultant
4 7 (10.45%) Technical Architect
4 7 (10.45%) Salesforce.com Consultant
5 6 (8.96%) Salesforce.com Architect
6 4 (5.97%) Salesforce.com Administrator
6 4 (5.97%) Administrator
6 4 (5.97%) Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (4.48%) UI Programmer
7 3 (4.48%) UI Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Siebel Architect
8 2 (2.99%) CRM Consultant
8 2 (2.99%) Siebel Technical Architect
8 2 (2.99%) Business Analyst
8 2 (2.99%) Web Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (2.99%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (94.03%) Visualforce
2 26 (38.81%) Mason
3 13 (19.40%) Web Services
4 12 (17.91%) CSS
5 9 (13.43%) SOAP
5 9 (13.43%) HTML
5 9 (13.43%) jQuery
5 9 (13.43%) REST
6 4 (5.97%) XML
6 4 (5.97%) Ajax
7 3 (4.48%) JSON
7 3 (4.48%) .NET
7 3 (4.48%) DHTML
8 1 (1.49%) RESTful
8 1 (1.49%) HTML5
8 1 (1.49%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.45%) Mobile App
2 5 (7.46%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.48%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.49%) Social Media
4 1 (1.49%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.49%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.49%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.87%) CRM
1 18 (26.87%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (8.96%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (5.97%) Asset Management
3 4 (5.97%) OO
3 4 (5.97%) Web Development
4 3 (4.48%) TDD
4 3 (4.48%) ETL
4 3 (4.48%) Test Automation
4 3 (4.48%) BDD
4 3 (4.48%) Progressive Enhancement
4 3 (4.48%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (4.48%) Master Data Management
4 3 (4.48%) OOP
4 3 (4.48%) Data Management
4 3 (4.48%) Data Analysis
5 2 (2.99%) Migration
5 2 (2.99%) Data Modelling
5 2 (2.99%) SOA
5 2 (2.99%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (37.31%) Java
2 11 (16.42%) JavaScript
3 6 (8.96%) SOQL
4 4 (5.97%) PHP
4 4 (5.97%) SQL
5 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.49%) SOSL
5 1 (1.49%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (2.99%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) QA
Vendors
1 67 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (7.46%) Oracle
2 5 (7.46%) Siebel
2 5 (7.46%) Eloqua
3 3 (4.48%) Maxymiser
4 2 (2.99%) Informatica
5 1 (1.49%) Zoho
5 1 (1.49%) Pardot
5 1 (1.49%) ExactTarget
5 1 (1.49%) Conga
5 1 (1.49%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.49%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.49%) PeopleSoft
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £400 - £525 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
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Mason Frank
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Mason Frank
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Mason Frank
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City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £100 - £400 per day
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Mason Frank
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
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Mason Frank
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
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Mason Frank
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
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Mason Frank
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £250 - £400 per day
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Mason Frank
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Mason Frank
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City of London
Mason Frank
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City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
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City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 27 days ago