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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apex Code over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Force.com Apex Code
Rank 488 542 468
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -74
Contract jobs citing Apex Code 136 81 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.15% 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.67% 0.40% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 54 106
Median daily rate £450 £443 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% -6.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £376
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £450
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
20344 20270 19472
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 41.08% 38.50% 36.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 14099 13953 12773
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 430 478 389
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.34 £17.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.23 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

Apex Code
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Apex Code as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 September 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apex Code within the England region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +40 80 £450 -10.00% 37
South East +30 20 £450 +28.57% 2
East of England +19 16 £400 +18.51% 5
North West +14 7 £473 +12.83% 1
Yorkshire - 5 £490 -
East Midlands -8 3 £475 +72.72% 1
North East - 2 £416 - 1
South West +12 1 - - 1
West Midlands -31 1 £450 +42.85% 1
Apex Code
UK

Apex Code
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Apex Code also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Apex Code.

1 213 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 153 (71.83%) Visualforce
3 73 (34.27%) Java
4 60 (28.17%) Force.com
5 48 (22.54%) Marketing
6 47 (22.07%) Agile Software Development
7 40 (18.78%) SOAP
7 40 (18.78%) CRM
8 39 (18.31%) Web Services
9 38 (17.84%) SOQL
10 34 (15.96%) HTML
11 32 (15.02%) JavaScript
11 32 (15.02%) REST
12 31 (14.55%) CSS
13 28 (13.15%) XML
14 27 (12.68%) SOA
15 26 (12.21%) Migration
15 26 (12.21%) Scrum
16 25 (11.74%) Microsoft
17 24 (11.27%) Mason
18 21 (9.86%) SQL
18 21 (9.86%) .NET
19 19 (8.92%) OO
20 18 (8.45%) Data Modelling
21 17 (7.98%) Eclipse
21 17 (7.98%) Workflow
21 17 (7.98%) Finance
22 16 (7.51%) High Availability
22 16 (7.51%) Data Migration
22 16 (7.51%) Subversion

Apex Code
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (2.82%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (2.35%) CMS
2 5 (2.35%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.41%) Apache
3 3 (1.41%) Mule
4 2 (0.94%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (0.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (7.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (5.63%) Eloqua
2 9 (4.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 6 (2.82%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (1.88%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.94%) OpenText Process Suite
5 2 (0.94%) Radian6
6 1 (0.47%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 60 (28.17%) Force.com
2 15 (7.04%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (4.23%) SaaS
4 5 (2.35%) FinancialForce.com
5 4 (1.88%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (1.88%) Google Apps
5 4 (1.88%) Heroku
6 2 (0.94%) GitHub
6 2 (0.94%) Veeva
7 1 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.47%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.47%) IaaS
7 1 (0.47%) PaaS
7 1 (0.47%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.35%) HTTP
2 3 (1.41%) SNMP
3 1 (0.47%) CTI
3 1 (0.47%) Firewall
3 1 (0.47%) Internet
3 1 (0.47%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (2.82%) Relational Database
2 5 (2.35%) RDBMS
3 3 (1.41%) DB2
3 3 (1.41%) MySQL
3 3 (1.41%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.94%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.94%) QlikView
5 1 (0.47%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 17 (7.98%) Eclipse
2 16 (7.51%) Subversion
3 14 (6.57%) Git (software)
3 14 (6.57%) Oracle APEX
4 5 (2.35%) Ant
4 5 (2.35%) Jenkins
4 5 (2.35%) JIRA
4 5 (2.35%) JUnit
4 5 (2.35%) Selenium
5 3 (1.41%) Checkstyle
5 3 (1.41%) Cucumber
5 3 (1.41%) FindBugs
5 3 (1.41%) Flyway
5 3 (1.41%) Gradle
5 3 (1.41%) JMeter
5 3 (1.41%) Liquibase
5 3 (1.41%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.94%) Hudson
6 2 (0.94%) MSTest
6 2 (0.94%) TeamCity
General
1 48 (22.54%) Marketing
2 17 (7.98%) Finance
3 5 (2.35%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.41%) Retail
5 2 (0.94%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.94%) Publishing
6 1 (0.47%) Banking
6 1 (0.47%) Electronics
6 1 (0.47%) French Language
6 1 (0.47%) Games
Job Titles
1 157 (73.71%) Developer
2 153 (71.83%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 28 (13.15%) Architect
3 28 (13.15%) Salesforce.com Architect
4 22 (10.33%) Senior Developer
4 22 (10.33%) Senior Salesforce.com Developer
5 17 (7.98%) Consultant
5 17 (7.98%) Salesforce.com Consultant
6 15 (7.04%) Technical Architect
7 8 (3.76%) Administrator
7 8 (3.76%) Salesforce.com Administrator
8 7 (3.29%) .NET Developer
8 7 (3.29%) Senior .NET Developer
9 6 (2.82%) Analyst
9 6 (2.82%) Development Manager
9 6 (2.82%) Salesforce.com Analyst
10 5 (2.35%) CRM Developer
11 4 (1.88%) Lead Developer
11 4 (1.88%) Senior Development Manager
11 4 (1.88%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (71.83%) Visualforce
2 40 (18.78%) SOAP
3 39 (18.31%) Web Services
4 34 (15.96%) HTML
5 32 (15.02%) REST
6 31 (14.55%) CSS
7 28 (13.15%) XML
8 24 (11.27%) Mason
9 21 (9.86%) .NET
10 16 (7.51%) COM
11 14 (6.57%) jQuery
12 13 (6.10%) RESTful
13 11 (5.16%) J2EE
14 10 (4.69%) Middleware
15 9 (4.23%) Ajax
16 8 (3.76%) JSON
17 6 (2.82%) Spring
18 5 (2.35%) Hibernate
19 4 (1.88%) .NET Framework
19 4 (1.88%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.16%) Data Structures
2 7 (3.29%) Mobile App
3 6 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (1.88%) Algorithms
4 4 (1.88%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.94%) Life Science
6 1 (0.47%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (0.47%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.47%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.47%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.47%) Over-the-Top Content
6 1 (0.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.41%) Android
1 3 (1.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (22.07%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (18.78%) CRM
3 27 (12.68%) SOA
4 26 (12.21%) Migration
4 26 (12.21%) Scrum
5 19 (8.92%) OO
6 18 (8.45%) Data Modelling
7 17 (7.98%) Workflow
8 16 (7.51%) Data Migration
8 16 (7.51%) High Availability
9 15 (7.04%) TDD
9 15 (7.04%) Technical Architecture
10 14 (6.57%) ERP
11 13 (6.10%) API Development
12 12 (5.63%) BDD
12 12 (5.63%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (5.63%) ETL
12 12 (5.63%) Marketing Automation
12 12 (5.63%) Project Management
12 12 (5.63%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 73 (34.27%) Java
2 38 (17.84%) SOQL
3 32 (15.02%) JavaScript
4 21 (9.86%) SQL
5 13 (6.10%) C#
6 7 (3.29%) Perl
6 7 (3.29%) Python
7 6 (2.82%) SOSL
8 5 (2.35%) PHP
9 4 (1.88%) Ruby
10 3 (1.41%) Groovy
11 2 (0.94%) C++
11 2 (0.94%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.94%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.47%) C
12 1 (0.47%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.47%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 15 (7.04%) Degree
2 3 (1.41%) CBAP
3 2 (0.94%) PMI Certification
3 2 (0.94%) PMP
3 2 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.82%) QA
2 1 (0.47%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.47%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (3.29%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 1 (0.47%) DBAmp
Vendors
1 213 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 25 (11.74%) Microsoft
3 14 (6.57%) Oracle
4 9 (4.23%) SAP
5 7 (3.29%) Sophos
6 6 (2.82%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 6 (2.82%) Siebel
7 5 (2.35%) Informatica
8 4 (1.88%) Google
8 4 (1.88%) Hyperion
9 3 (1.41%) Canoo
9 3 (1.41%) Conga
9 3 (1.41%) Pardot
10 2 (0.94%) Apttus
10 2 (0.94%) NetSuite
11 1 (0.47%) Adobe
11 1 (0.47%) Assembla
11 1 (0.47%) Infor
11 1 (0.47%) Marketo
11 1 (0.47%) Talend
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