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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Force.com Apex Code
Rank 435 429 500
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +71
Contract jobs citing Apex Code 167 163 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.35% 0.35% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.91% 0.92% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 114 44
Average daily rate £425 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £340 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
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
18275 17782 16630
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.73% 37.90% 37.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 12559 11962 10613
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 491 414 452
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £19.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.68 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -3 83 £475 +5.55% 75
South East +10 42 £380 -17.83% 10
West Midlands -3 12 £375 - 3
North West -13 8 £400 -5.88%
East Midlands - 7 £425 - 1
East of England - 6 £450 - 1
South West +3 5 £431 -4.16% 3
Yorkshire -28 4 £400 - 3
Apex Code
UK

Apex Code
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 240 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 215 (89.58%) Visualforce
3 107 (44.58%) JavaScript
4 101 (42.08%) Java
5 100 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
6 79 (32.92%) HTML
7 76 (31.67%) CSS
7 76 (31.67%) Force.com
8 73 (30.42%) CRM
9 66 (27.50%) Oracle
9 66 (27.50%) Oracle APEX
10 64 (26.67%) Mason
11 61 (25.42%) Git (software)
12 57 (23.75%) SaaS
13 52 (21.67%) Cloud Computing
13 52 (21.67%) Scrum
14 48 (20.00%) Web Development
15 46 (19.17%) SOAP
16 44 (18.33%) Subversion
17 41 (17.08%) PHP
17 41 (17.08%) Siebel
17 41 (17.08%) REST
17 41 (17.08%) Eloqua
17 41 (17.08%) BigMachines
18 40 (16.67%) jQuery
19 39 (16.25%) Web Services
20 38 (15.83%) Waterfall
21 35 (14.58%) SDLC
22 34 (14.17%) OO
23 33 (13.75%) XML

Apex Code
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 8 (3.33%) Node.js
2 6 (2.50%) CMS
2 6 (2.50%) WordPress
3 4 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.83%) Apache
4 2 (0.83%) ExpressionEngine
4 2 (0.83%) Umbraco
4 2 (0.83%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.42%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.42%) Drupal
5 1 (0.42%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.42%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (0.83%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.42%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 41 (17.08%) BigMachines
1 41 (17.08%) Eloqua
2 10 (4.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 4 (1.67%) Magento
4 2 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.83%) OpenText Process Suite
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.42%) Remedy AR System
5 1 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 76 (31.67%) Force.com
2 57 (23.75%) SaaS
3 52 (21.67%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (2.92%) GitHub
6 4 (1.67%) Heroku
7 1 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.42%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.42%) Boomi
7 1 (0.42%) FinancialForce.com
7 1 (0.42%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.42%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.75%) Internet
2 1 (0.42%) 802.15
2 1 (0.42%) Bluetooth
2 1 (0.42%) HTTP
2 1 (0.42%) SSL
2 1 (0.42%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.42%) X.509
2 1 (0.42%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (10.42%) Relational Database
2 24 (10.00%) MySQL
3 11 (4.58%) RDBMS
4 10 (4.17%) MongoDB
4 10 (4.17%) Oracle Database
5 8 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (2.92%) SQL Server
7 2 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.42%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 66 (27.50%) Oracle APEX
2 61 (25.42%) Git (software)
3 44 (18.33%) Subversion
4 30 (12.50%) Ant
5 26 (10.83%) Jenkins
6 23 (9.58%) Eclipse
7 15 (6.25%) JIRA
8 14 (5.83%) Maven
9 11 (4.58%) Hudson
9 11 (4.58%) Selenium
9 11 (4.58%) WebDriver
10 3 (1.25%) Grunt
11 2 (0.83%) PHPUnit
11 2 (0.83%) Toad
12 1 (0.42%) Axure RP
12 1 (0.42%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 1 (0.42%) gulp
12 1 (0.42%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 25 (10.42%) Marketing
2 22 (9.17%) Finance
3 10 (4.17%) Retail
4 4 (1.67%) German Language
4 4 (1.67%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.25%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.25%) Publishing
5 3 (1.25%) Spanish Language
6 2 (0.83%) Banking
6 2 (0.83%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.42%) Billing
7 1 (0.42%) Electronics
7 1 (0.42%) Games
7 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 200 (83.33%) Developer
2 150 (62.50%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 17 (7.08%) Architect
4 15 (6.25%) Salesforce.com Architect
4 15 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 13 (5.42%) Consultant
5 13 (5.42%) JavaScript Developer
5 13 (5.42%) Salesforce.com Consultant
6 12 (5.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 12 (5.00%) Programmer
7 11 (4.58%) PHP Developer
8 10 (4.17%) Administrator
8 10 (4.17%) Full Stack Developer
8 10 (4.17%) Salesforce.com Administrator
8 10 (4.17%) Senior Salesforce.com Developer
9 9 (3.75%) Python Developer
9 9 (3.75%) Technical Architect
10 8 (3.33%) Agile Developer
10 8 (3.33%) Java Developer
11 7 (2.92%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 215 (89.58%) Visualforce
2 79 (32.92%) HTML
3 76 (31.67%) CSS
4 64 (26.67%) Mason
5 46 (19.17%) SOAP
6 41 (17.08%) REST
7 40 (16.67%) jQuery
8 39 (16.25%) Web Services
9 33 (13.75%) XML
10 31 (12.92%) HTML5
11 29 (12.08%) CSS3
12 25 (10.42%) AngularJS
13 22 (9.17%) .NET
13 22 (9.17%) RESTful
14 14 (5.83%) JSON
15 11 (4.58%) XML Schema
16 10 (4.17%) Ajax
17 9 (3.75%) Django
18 8 (3.33%) XSD
19 7 (2.92%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 10 (4.17%) User Experience
4 8 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.08%) Mashup
6 3 (1.25%) Data Integration
7 2 (0.83%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.42%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.42%) Blog
8 1 (0.42%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.42%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.42%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (0.42%) Statistics
8 1 (0.42%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.17%) Linux
1 10 (4.17%) Unix
2 4 (1.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.42%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (30.42%) CRM
3 52 (21.67%) Scrum
4 48 (20.00%) Web Development
5 38 (15.83%) Waterfall
6 35 (14.58%) SDLC
7 34 (14.17%) OO
8 29 (12.08%) Migration
8 29 (12.08%) SOA
9 28 (11.67%) Front End Development
10 24 (10.00%) Data Migration
11 21 (8.75%) TDD
12 20 (8.33%) Web Application Development
13 19 (7.92%) BDD
14 15 (6.25%) OOP
15 14 (5.83%) Automated Testing
15 14 (5.83%) ETL
15 14 (5.83%) Release Management
15 14 (5.83%) Workflow
16 13 (5.42%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 107 (44.58%) JavaScript
2 101 (42.08%) Java
3 41 (17.08%) PHP
4 31 (12.92%) SOQL
5 19 (7.92%) SQL
6 12 (5.00%) C#
6 12 (5.00%) Python
7 9 (3.75%) PL/SQL
7 9 (3.75%) Shell Script
8 6 (2.50%) Ruby
9 4 (1.67%) C
9 4 (1.67%) Perl
10 2 (0.83%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.83%) C++
10 2 (0.83%) Jython
10 2 (0.83%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 1 (0.42%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 10 (4.17%) Degree
2 4 (1.67%) CBAP
3 1 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (1.67%) Kibana
2 2 (0.83%) DBAmp
Vendors
1 240 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 66 (27.50%) Oracle
3 41 (17.08%) Siebel
4 14 (5.83%) Informatica
5 9 (3.75%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 9 (3.75%) SAP
6 6 (2.50%) Conga
7 4 (1.67%) Pardot
7 4 (1.67%) Zuora
8 3 (1.25%) Zend
9 2 (0.83%) IBM
9 2 (0.83%) Infor
9 2 (0.83%) Microsoft
9 2 (0.83%) MuleSoft
10 1 (0.42%) BMC
10 1 (0.42%) Dell
10 1 (0.42%) Lotus
10 1 (0.42%) PeopleSoft
10 1 (0.42%) Remedy
10 1 (0.42%) Talend
London
Computer People
Rate: £600.00 - £1000.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £470 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank International
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
North Yorkshire
Mason Frank International
Rate: £500 - £501 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Sheffield
Mason Frank International
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Posted: 14 days ago
London
G2 Recruitment
Rate: Market related
Posted: 17 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Mason Frank International
Posted: 19 days ago
Sheffield
Mason Frank International
Posted: 19 days ago
London
G2 Recruitment
Rate: Market related
Posted: 19 days ago
Suffolk
Lawrence Harvey
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank International
Posted: 24 days ago
England
Mason Frank International
Rate: £400 - £401 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
Kent
Mason Frank International
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Posted: 26 days ago
Birmingham
Mason Frank International
Posted: 27 days ago