The table below looks at the statistics for Apex Code skills in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Force.com Apex Code
Rank 446 479 496
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +17
Contract jobs citing Apex Code 138 86 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.72% 0.45% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 63 59
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£475 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £355 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £549 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £513
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -7.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £75.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Apex Code
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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 England region.

Programming Languages Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
19152 19023 20044
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.42% 39.53% 37.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 12347 12161 12180
Average daily rate £398 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 392 514 713
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.14 £16.72 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

Apex Code
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Apex Code Jobs Demand Trend in England

Apex Code
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Apex Code Daily Rate Trend in England

Apex Code
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apex Code across the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Apex Code Daily Rate Histogram in England

Apex Code
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Apex Code across the England region.

Apex Code Hourly Rate Trend in England

Apex Code
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apex Code within the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +53 104 £475 +0.95% 46
South East -8 18 £502 +5.68% 21
East Midlands - 4 £425 - 3
West Midlands -10 3 - - 1
North West -11 3 £538 +16.21%
East of England -26 2 £425 +30.76% 3
South West -35 1 £600 +23.07% 2
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Apex Code
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 295 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 266 (90.17%) Visualforce
3 156 (52.88%) Force.com
4 117 (39.66%) Java
5 100 (33.90%) Mason
6 65 (22.03%) CRM
7 62 (21.02%) JavaScript
8 52 (17.63%) Cloud Computing
9 51 (17.29%) SaaS
10 46 (15.59%) Web Services
11 43 (14.58%) Migration
12 40 (13.56%) XML
13 38 (12.88%) HTML
14 36 (12.20%) SOAP
15 32 (10.85%) Agile Software Development
16 28 (9.49%) SQL
17 27 (9.15%) Stakeholder Management
18 25 (8.47%) Data Migration
19 21 (7.12%) .NET
20 20 (6.78%) Workflow
20 20 (6.78%) Finance
20 20 (6.78%) Retail
21 19 (6.44%) Publishing
21 19 (6.44%) C#
21 19 (6.44%) CSS
22 16 (5.42%) Business Analysis
23 15 (5.08%) ETL
23 15 (5.08%) J2EE
23 15 (5.08%) REST
24 14 (4.75%) OO

Apex Code
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 2 (0.68%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.34%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (2.71%) MS Visio
1 8 (2.71%) MS Excel
1 8 (2.71%) MS Project
2 1 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 156 (52.88%) Force.com
2 52 (17.63%) Cloud Computing
3 51 (17.29%) SaaS
4 11 (3.73%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.03%) HTTP
2 3 (1.02%) Internet
3 2 (0.68%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.07%) Relational Database
2 6 (2.03%) SAP BW
3 5 (1.69%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.02%) MS Access
5 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (4.07%) Eclipse
2 8 (2.71%) JIRA
3 6 (2.03%) Ant
4 5 (1.69%) Subversion
4 5 (1.69%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (0.68%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.68%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.68%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (0.68%) Maven
General
1 20 (6.78%) Finance
1 20 (6.78%) Retail
2 19 (6.44%) Publishing
3 11 (3.73%) Marketing
4 10 (3.39%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.71%) Manufacturing
5 8 (2.71%) Billing
6 5 (1.69%) Banking
7 4 (1.36%) Advertising
8 3 (1.02%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.68%) Electronics
9 2 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.34%) Back Office
10 1 (0.34%) French Language
Job Titles
1 213 (72.20%) Developer
2 209 (70.85%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 36 (12.20%) Architect
4 33 (11.19%) Salesforce.com Architect
5 24 (8.14%) Technical Architect
6 19 (6.44%) Consultant
7 18 (6.10%) Salesforce.com Consultant
8 16 (5.42%) Salesforce.com Administrator
8 16 (5.42%) Administrator
9 10 (3.39%) Senior Developer
10 8 (2.71%) Analyst
11 6 (2.03%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
11 6 (2.03%) Business Analyst
12 5 (1.69%) Solutions Architect
13 3 (1.02%) Project Manager
13 3 (1.02%) Functional Consultant
13 3 (1.02%) Procurement Specialist
13 3 (1.02%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
13 3 (1.02%) Configuration Administrator
14 2 (0.68%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 266 (90.17%) Visualforce
2 100 (33.90%) Mason
3 46 (15.59%) Web Services
4 40 (13.56%) XML
5 38 (12.88%) HTML
6 36 (12.20%) SOAP
7 21 (7.12%) .NET
8 19 (6.44%) CSS
9 15 (5.08%) J2EE
9 15 (5.08%) REST
10 10 (3.39%) JSON
10 10 (3.39%) Ajax
11 8 (2.71%) jQuery
12 5 (1.69%) XHTML
12 5 (1.69%) WSDL
12 5 (1.69%) RESTful
13 4 (1.36%) J2SE
14 3 (1.02%) ASP.NET
14 3 (1.02%) XSD
14 3 (1.02%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (3.73%) Mobile App
2 6 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (2.03%) FMCG
3 5 (1.69%) Management Information System
3 5 (1.69%) Data Integration
4 4 (1.36%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.68%) Digital Media
5 2 (0.68%) Social Media
5 2 (0.68%) DTV
6 1 (0.34%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.03%) Apple iOS
2 2 (0.68%) Android
2 2 (0.68%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (22.03%) CRM
2 43 (14.58%) Migration
3 32 (10.85%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (9.15%) Stakeholder Management
5 25 (8.47%) Data Migration
6 20 (6.78%) Workflow
7 16 (5.42%) Business Analysis
8 15 (5.08%) ETL
9 14 (4.75%) OO
10 13 (4.41%) Project Management
11 12 (4.07%) User Acceptance Testing
12 11 (3.73%) Web Development
13 10 (3.39%) OOP
13 10 (3.39%) Data Modelling
13 10 (3.39%) Data Analysis
13 10 (3.39%) Scrum
14 9 (3.05%) Technical Architecture
15 8 (2.71%) OpenUP
15 8 (2.71%) Analytics
16 7 (2.37%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 117 (39.66%) Java
2 62 (21.02%) JavaScript
3 28 (9.49%) SQL
4 19 (6.44%) C#
5 5 (1.69%) PHP
5 5 (1.69%) C++
5 5 (1.69%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.68%) VB
6 2 (0.68%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.34%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (1.69%) Degree
2 2 (0.68%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.71%) QA
Vendors
1 295 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 11 (3.73%) SAP
3 7 (2.37%) Microsoft
4 6 (2.03%) JDA
5 5 (1.69%) Oracle
5 5 (1.69%) ExactTarget
6 4 (1.36%) Siebel
7 3 (1.02%) Informatica
8 2 (0.68%) Talend
8 2 (0.68%) Sun
8 2 (0.68%) Ariba
9 1 (0.34%) Sage
9 1 (0.34%) Google
9 1 (0.34%) Eloqua
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