The table below looks at the statistics for Apex Code skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apex Code over the 3 months to 28 April 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Force.com Apex Code
Rank 50 - 61
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Apex Code 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.24% - 0.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.68% - 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate £500 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £444 £475 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.57% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Apex Code
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Programming Languages Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
148 211 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 34.82% 40.89% 37.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 111 137
Average daily rate £350 £370 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +3.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 26 23
Average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £32.38 £27.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+7.04% -2.73%

Apex Code
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Apex Code Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Apex Code
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Apex Code Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Apex Code
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Mason
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Visualforce
1 1 (100.00%) SOQL

Apex Code
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Mason
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Visualforce
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SOQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
Essex
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Rate: £500 - £600 per annum
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