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 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Force.com Apex Code
Rank 404 472 404
Rank change year-on-year
+68 -68
Contract jobs citing Apex Code 153 67 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.34% 0.15% 0.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.88% 0.40% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 45 84
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£451 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.11% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £363 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
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 - - -
Apex Code
UK

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
17290 16752 15962
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.93% 37.57% 38.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 11658 10704 9991
Average daily rate £400 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 391 465 680
Average hourly rate £35.18 £34.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.45% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £15.00 £16.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -5.00%

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 January 2015.

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 January 2015. 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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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 +67 95 £451 +0.11% 87
South East +14 36 £463 -7.50% 22
Yorkshire - 8 £388 - 1
West Midlands 0 3 £406 - 2
North West -6 1 £425 -5.55% 7
East of England - - - - 5
East Midlands - - - - 2
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Apex Code
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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.

1 329 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 301 (91.49%) Visualforce
3 142 (43.16%) Force.com
4 122 (37.08%) Java
5 85 (25.84%) Mason
6 81 (24.62%) Agile Software Development
7 79 (24.01%) CRM
8 55 (16.72%) Web Services
9 53 (16.11%) Cloud Computing
10 52 (15.81%) JavaScript
11 51 (15.50%) SaaS
12 42 (12.77%) Migration
13 40 (12.16%) Finance
14 38 (11.55%) SOAP
15 37 (11.25%) HTML
16 35 (10.64%) .NET
16 35 (10.64%) SOQL
17 32 (9.73%) Stakeholder Management
18 31 (9.42%) REST
19 30 (9.12%) XML
20 24 (7.29%) CSS
20 24 (7.29%) SQL
21 23 (6.99%) ETL
21 23 (6.99%) Scrum
22 22 (6.69%) Workflow
23 19 (5.78%) Business Analysis
24 18 (5.47%) Data Migration
25 17 (5.17%) SOSL
26 16 (4.86%) jQuery
26 16 (4.86%) Publishing

Apex Code
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 (0.30%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.30%) SugarCRM
1 1 (0.30%) Apache Solr
1 1 (0.30%) WordPress
1 1 (0.30%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (0.91%) MS Excel
1 3 (0.91%) MS Project
1 3 (0.91%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.30%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 142 (43.16%) Force.com
2 53 (16.11%) Cloud Computing
3 51 (15.50%) SaaS
4 7 (2.13%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.22%) HTTP
2 3 (0.91%) HTTPS
2 3 (0.91%) Internet
3 2 (0.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.91%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.30%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 9 (2.74%) JIRA
2 7 (2.13%) Oracle APEX
3 5 (1.52%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.91%) Eclipse
4 3 (0.91%) Ant
4 3 (0.91%) Subversion
4 3 (0.91%) Selenium
4 3 (0.91%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.61%) Grunt
5 2 (0.61%) Yeoman
5 2 (0.61%) Bower
6 1 (0.30%) NUnit
6 1 (0.30%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.30%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (0.30%) Moq
6 1 (0.30%) SoapUI
General
1 40 (12.16%) Finance
2 16 (4.86%) Publishing
3 13 (3.95%) Retail
4 9 (2.74%) Legal
5 7 (2.13%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.13%) Banking
5 7 (2.13%) Marketing
6 6 (1.82%) Billing
7 4 (1.22%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.91%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.30%) German Language
Job Titles
1 232 (70.52%) Developer
2 227 (69.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 33 (10.03%) Architect
4 32 (9.73%) Salesforce.com Architect
5 28 (8.51%) Consultant
6 27 (8.21%) Salesforce.com Consultant
7 19 (5.78%) Analyst
8 15 (4.56%) Administrator
8 15 (4.56%) Business Analyst
8 15 (4.56%) Salesforce.com Administrator
9 13 (3.95%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
10 9 (2.74%) Technical Architect
10 9 (2.74%) Solutions Architect
11 8 (2.43%) Functional Consultant
12 7 (2.13%) Senior Developer
13 6 (1.82%) Project Manager
14 5 (1.52%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
14 5 (1.52%) CRM Developer
15 4 (1.22%) Lead Developer
16 3 (0.91%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 301 (91.49%) Visualforce
2 85 (25.84%) Mason
3 55 (16.72%) Web Services
4 38 (11.55%) SOAP
5 37 (11.25%) HTML
6 35 (10.64%) .NET
7 31 (9.42%) REST
8 30 (9.12%) XML
9 24 (7.29%) CSS
10 16 (4.86%) jQuery
11 11 (3.34%) JSON
12 7 (2.13%) J2EE
12 7 (2.13%) Ajax
13 5 (1.52%) HTML5
14 3 (0.91%) Struts
14 3 (0.91%) AngularJS
15 2 (0.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 2 (0.61%) Backbone.js
15 2 (0.61%) KnockoutJS
15 2 (0.61%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (4.56%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (3.34%) User Experience
2 11 (3.34%) Mobile App
3 5 (1.52%) Data Integration
3 5 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (0.91%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.61%) Data Structures
5 2 (0.61%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.30%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.30%) FMCG
6 1 (0.30%) Life Science
6 1 (0.30%) iPad
6 1 (0.30%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.30%) Windows
1 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (24.62%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (24.01%) CRM
3 42 (12.77%) Migration
4 32 (9.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (6.99%) ETL
5 23 (6.99%) Scrum
6 22 (6.69%) Workflow
7 19 (5.78%) Business Analysis
8 18 (5.47%) Data Migration
9 15 (4.56%) Web Development
10 14 (4.26%) User Acceptance Testing
11 13 (3.95%) OpenUP
11 13 (3.95%) E-Commerce
12 12 (3.65%) Project Management
12 12 (3.65%) OO
13 11 (3.34%) OOP
14 9 (2.74%) Data Analysis
14 9 (2.74%) Web Application Development
15 8 (2.43%) Business Intelligence
16 7 (2.13%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 122 (37.08%) Java
2 52 (15.81%) JavaScript
3 35 (10.64%) SOQL
4 24 (7.29%) SQL
5 17 (5.17%) SOSL
6 10 (3.04%) C#
7 4 (1.22%) C++
8 1 (0.30%) C
8 1 (0.30%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.30%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (1.22%) Degree
2 2 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.34%) QA
Vendors
1 329 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (2.13%) Oracle
3 5 (1.52%) Informatica
4 4 (1.22%) Eloqua
4 4 (1.22%) Siebel
4 4 (1.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (0.61%) ExactTarget
5 2 (0.61%) Maxymiser
6 1 (0.30%) Ariba
6 1 (0.30%) Hyperion
6 1 (0.30%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (0.30%) SAP
6 1 (0.30%) Google
6 1 (0.30%) Zoho
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