The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 England 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Force.com Apex Code
Rank 447 426 438
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +12
Contract jobs citing Apex Code 143 77 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.18% 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.75% 0.48% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 60 96
Average daily rate £444 £475 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.57% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £50.00
Programming Languages Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
19076 15932 19789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.16% 36.97% 35.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 12561 10005 11910
Average daily rate £375 £385 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% -1.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 452 578 705
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £16.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Apex Code
UK

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London +14 96 £450 -5.26% 62
East of England -17 11 £350 -36.36% 3
South East -11 10 £475 +8.57% 29
North West -9 9 £350 -22.22% 1
West Midlands -9 7 £495 +16.47% 3
East Midlands -5 4 £300 -36.84%
South West - 3 £338 - 2
Yorkshire - - - -
Apex Code
UK

Apex Code
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 206 (99.04%) Salesforce.com
2 176 (84.62%) Visualforce
3 83 (39.90%) Force.com
4 72 (34.62%) Java
5 60 (28.85%) Mason
6 45 (21.63%) CRM
7 32 (15.38%) JavaScript
8 30 (14.42%) SaaS
9 29 (13.94%) SQL
10 28 (13.46%) SOAP
10 28 (13.46%) Web Services
11 27 (12.98%) XML
11 27 (12.98%) Cloud Computing
12 26 (12.50%) HTML
13 24 (11.54%) Migration
14 23 (11.06%) Finance
15 21 (10.10%) Data Migration
16 18 (8.65%) Billing
16 18 (8.65%) Eclipse
17 17 (8.17%) C#
18 13 (6.25%) Unit Testing
18 13 (6.25%) Workflow
19 12 (5.77%) Oracle APEX
19 12 (5.77%) Oracle
19 12 (5.77%) SAP
19 12 (5.77%) OO
19 12 (5.77%) HTTP
20 11 (5.29%) Data Modelling
20 11 (5.29%) Project Management
20 11 (5.29%) Scrum

Apex Code
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (0.48%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (1.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 83 (39.90%) Force.com
2 30 (14.42%) SaaS
3 27 (12.98%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.44%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.77%) HTTP
2 4 (1.92%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.48%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.29%) Relational Database
2 6 (2.88%) SAP BW
3 5 (2.40%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.44%) MS Access
4 3 (1.44%) MySQL
5 2 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.48%) Informix
6 1 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.48%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (8.65%) Eclipse
2 12 (5.77%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (0.96%) JUnit
3 2 (0.96%) NUnit
3 2 (0.96%) Selenium
3 2 (0.96%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.48%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.48%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.48%) Ant
General
1 23 (11.06%) Finance
2 18 (8.65%) Billing
3 8 (3.85%) Marketing
3 8 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.37%) Publishing
5 5 (2.40%) Retail
6 4 (1.92%) Banking
7 3 (1.44%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.96%) Advertising
8 2 (0.96%) Front Office
9 1 (0.48%) French Language
9 1 (0.48%) Back Office
9 1 (0.48%) Electronics
9 1 (0.48%) Games
9 1 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 163 (78.37%) Developer
2 152 (73.08%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 25 (12.02%) Architect
4 20 (9.62%) Salesforce.com Architect
5 11 (5.29%) Technical Architect
5 11 (5.29%) Administrator
5 11 (5.29%) Salesforce.com Administrator
6 7 (3.37%) Salesforce.com Consultant
6 7 (3.37%) Consultant
7 6 (2.88%) Analyst
8 5 (2.40%) Senior Developer
8 5 (2.40%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (1.44%) Configuration Administrator
9 3 (1.44%) Test Manager
10 2 (0.96%) Trainer
10 2 (0.96%) Business Analyst
10 2 (0.96%) Applications Developer
10 2 (0.96%) Developer Analyst
10 2 (0.96%) Salesforce.com Trainer
10 2 (0.96%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (84.62%) Visualforce
2 60 (28.85%) Mason
3 28 (13.46%) SOAP
3 28 (13.46%) Web Services
4 27 (12.98%) XML
5 26 (12.50%) HTML
6 10 (4.81%) CSS
7 9 (4.33%) J2EE
8 8 (3.85%) REST
9 7 (3.37%) Ajax
9 7 (3.37%) WCF
10 6 (2.88%) Struts
10 6 (2.88%) .NET
10 6 (2.88%) XHTML
10 6 (2.88%) RESTful
11 4 (1.92%) JSON
12 3 (1.44%) Apache Flex
13 2 (0.96%) JDBC
13 2 (0.96%) ASP.NET
13 2 (0.96%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (2.88%) Data Integration
2 4 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (1.92%) FMCG
3 3 (1.44%) Computer Science
4 2 (0.96%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.48%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.48%) Online Games
5 1 (0.48%) Replication
5 1 (0.48%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.40%) Apple iOS
2 2 (0.96%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (21.63%) CRM
2 24 (11.54%) Migration
3 21 (10.10%) Data Migration
4 13 (6.25%) Unit Testing
4 13 (6.25%) Workflow
5 12 (5.77%) OO
6 11 (5.29%) Data Modelling
6 11 (5.29%) Project Management
6 11 (5.29%) Scrum
7 10 (4.81%) OOP
8 9 (4.33%) Validation
9 8 (3.85%) Business Analysis
9 8 (3.85%) Data Analysis
9 8 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (3.85%) Web Application Development
10 7 (3.37%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (3.37%) TDD
10 7 (3.37%) Integration Testing
10 7 (3.37%) ETL
11 6 (2.88%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 72 (34.62%) Java
2 32 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 29 (13.94%) SQL
4 17 (8.17%) C#
5 10 (4.81%) C++
6 7 (3.37%) T-SQL
6 7 (3.37%) PHP
7 3 (1.44%) Ruby
8 2 (0.96%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.96%) Groovy
9 1 (0.48%) C
9 1 (0.48%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (4.33%) Degree
2 1 (0.48%) PMP
2 1 (0.48%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.81%) QA
Vendors
1 206 (99.04%) Salesforce.com
2 12 (5.77%) Oracle
2 12 (5.77%) SAP
3 6 (2.88%) JDA
4 4 (1.92%) Siebel
5 3 (1.44%) Informatica
6 1 (0.48%) Talend
6 1 (0.48%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.48%) Sage
6 1 (0.48%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.48%) BMC
6 1 (0.48%) Remedy
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