The first table below looks at the demand for Apex Code skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apex Code over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Edinburgh region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Force.com Apex Code
Rank - 63 55
Contract jobs citing Apex Code 0 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.097% 0.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.38% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £475 £470
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +1.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
461 262 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 36.04% 25.44% 23.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 104 97
Average daily rate £375 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £409 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 £24.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -29.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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Apex Code
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Apex Code across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Apex Code Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Apex Code
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Apex Code across the Edinburgh region.

Apex Code Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Apex Code
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 6 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 6 (100.00%) Visualforce
2 5 (83.33%) Java
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) VBA
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (33.33%) Force.com
5 2 (33.33%) SaaS
5 2 (33.33%) Migration
5 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
5 2 (33.33%) Mason
6 1 (16.67%) Scrum
6 1 (16.67%) User Stories
6 1 (16.67%) Change Management
6 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 1 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering

Apex Code
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 2 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (33.33%) Force.com
1 2 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Visualforce
2 2 (33.33%) Mason
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
1 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) User Stories
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Salesforce.com