The table below looks at the statistics for Apex Code skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Force.com Apex Code
Rank 56 - 61
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Apex Code 1 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.14% - 0.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.54% - 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Average daily rate £300 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £475 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +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 Hertfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
186 211 288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.98% 32.66% 38.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 91 156
Average daily rate £400 £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 10 13
Average hourly rate £43.70 £32.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.46% -12.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

Apex Code
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Apex Code Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Apex Code
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Apex Code Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Apex Code
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £300 -
Apex Code
East of England

Apex Code
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (100.00%) Visualforce
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SOQL
2 2 (66.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (33.33%) BigMachines
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SaaS
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Eloqua
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Mason
3 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (33.33%) Siebel
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) PHP

Apex Code
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (33.33%) BigMachines
2 1 (33.33%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle APEX
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (33.33%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Visualforce
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SOQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Siebel