The table below looks at the statistics for Apex Code skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apex Code over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Force.com Apex Code
Rank 351 319 362
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +43
Contract jobs citing Apex Code 74 104 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.32% 0.44% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.74% 1.06% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 81 43
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£450 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £541
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £400 £475
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -15.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Apex Code
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 London region.

Programming Languages Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
9979 9766 10561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.51% 41.53% 43.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 7282 6979 7472
Average daily rate £450 £425 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 66 104
Average hourly rate £27.78 £34.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.29% -9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.46 £16.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £53.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

Apex Code
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Apex Code Jobs Demand Trend in London

Apex Code
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Apex Code Daily Rate Trend in London

Apex Code
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apex Code across the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Apex Code Daily Rate Histogram in London

Apex Code
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Apex Code across the London region.

Apex Code Hourly Rate Trend in London

Apex Code
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
City of London -13 17 £500 - 15
Apex Code
England

Apex Code
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 143 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 123 (86.01%) Visualforce
3 65 (45.45%) Force.com
4 48 (33.57%) Java
5 38 (26.57%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (25.17%) Finance
6 36 (25.17%) JavaScript
7 34 (23.78%) HTML
7 34 (23.78%) CRM
8 31 (21.68%) Mason
9 28 (19.58%) Cloud Computing
10 27 (18.88%) SaaS
11 24 (16.78%) jQuery
12 22 (15.38%) Asset Management
13 20 (13.99%) CSS
13 20 (13.99%) HTML5
14 19 (13.29%) REST
15 18 (12.59%) SOQL
16 17 (11.89%) Web Services
17 15 (10.49%) Scrum
18 14 (9.79%) AngularJS
19 13 (9.09%) Marketing
19 13 (9.09%) Retail
19 13 (9.09%) Web Development
19 13 (9.09%) Informatica
20 12 (8.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 11 (7.69%) SOAP
22 10 (6.99%) QA
23 8 (5.59%) Oracle
23 8 (5.59%) SQL

Apex Code
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 4 (2.80%) CMS
2 3 (2.10%) Apache
3 1 (0.70%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.70%) Jetty
3 1 (0.70%) WordPress
3 1 (0.70%) Confluence
3 1 (0.70%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (0.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (4.90%) BigMachines
2 2 (1.40%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.70%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 65 (45.45%) Force.com
2 28 (19.58%) Cloud Computing
3 27 (18.88%) SaaS
4 8 (5.59%) Heroku
5 5 (3.50%) FinancialForce.com
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.10%) Intranet
2 1 (0.70%) Internet
2 1 (0.70%) Skype
2 1 (0.70%) HTTP
2 1 (0.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.70%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.40%) MySQL
2 1 (0.70%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (5.59%) Oracle APEX
2 6 (4.20%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.80%) Subversion
4 3 (2.10%) JIRA
5 2 (1.40%) Selenium
5 2 (1.40%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.40%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.40%) Grunt
6 1 (0.70%) Yeoman
6 1 (0.70%) Bower
6 1 (0.70%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (0.70%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.70%) Gradle
6 1 (0.70%) Xcode
6 1 (0.70%) Ant
6 1 (0.70%) JUnit
6 1 (0.70%) Maven
General
1 36 (25.17%) Finance
2 13 (9.09%) Retail
2 13 (9.09%) Marketing
3 4 (2.80%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.80%) Publishing
3 4 (2.80%) Law
4 3 (2.10%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.40%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 96 (67.13%) Developer
2 87 (60.84%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 18 (12.59%) Architect
4 15 (10.49%) Consultant
4 15 (10.49%) Salesforce.com Architect
5 14 (9.79%) Salesforce.com Consultant
6 13 (9.09%) Technical Architect
7 9 (6.29%) Analyst
8 5 (3.50%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (3.50%) Senior Developer
8 5 (3.50%) Technical Consultant
8 5 (3.50%) Business Analyst
8 5 (3.50%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
8 5 (3.50%) Salesforce.com Administrator
9 4 (2.80%) Administrator
10 3 (2.10%) Technical Solutions Architect
11 2 (1.40%) Front-End Developer
11 2 (1.40%) Siebel Architect
11 2 (1.40%) Java Developer
11 2 (1.40%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (86.01%) Visualforce
2 34 (23.78%) HTML
3 31 (21.68%) Mason
4 24 (16.78%) jQuery
5 20 (13.99%) HTML5
5 20 (13.99%) CSS
6 19 (13.29%) REST
7 17 (11.89%) Web Services
8 14 (9.79%) AngularJS
9 12 (8.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 11 (7.69%) SOAP
11 6 (4.20%) .NET
11 6 (4.20%) XML
11 6 (4.20%) Middleware
12 5 (3.50%) JSON
12 5 (3.50%) COM
13 3 (2.10%) DHTML
13 3 (2.10%) RESTful
14 2 (1.40%) J2EE
14 2 (1.40%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.90%) User Experience
1 7 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.50%) Mobile App
3 4 (2.80%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.80%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.10%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.40%) Spread Betting
5 2 (1.40%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.70%) FMCG
6 1 (0.70%) Video on Demand
6 1 (0.70%) Social Media
6 1 (0.70%) iPad
6 1 (0.70%) Informatics
6 1 (0.70%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.90%) Apple iOS
2 6 (4.20%) Android
3 2 (1.40%) UNIX
4 1 (0.70%) Windows
4 1 (0.70%) Linux
4 1 (0.70%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (26.57%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (23.78%) CRM
3 22 (15.38%) Asset Management
4 15 (10.49%) Scrum
5 13 (9.09%) Web Development
6 8 (5.59%) Data Management
6 8 (5.59%) Mobile Development
7 7 (4.90%) Business Analysis
7 7 (4.90%) ETL
8 6 (4.20%) Project Management
8 6 (4.20%) Release Management
8 6 (4.20%) SDLC
9 5 (3.50%) Kanban
9 5 (3.50%) Master Data Management
9 5 (3.50%) SOA
9 5 (3.50%) TDD
9 5 (3.50%) Migration
10 4 (2.80%) Workflow
10 4 (2.80%) Validation
10 4 (2.80%) OO
Programming Languages
1 48 (33.57%) Java
2 36 (25.17%) JavaScript
3 18 (12.59%) SOQL
4 8 (5.59%) SQL
5 7 (4.90%) PHP
6 5 (3.50%) SOSL
7 2 (1.40%) C#
7 2 (1.40%) Python
8 1 (0.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (3.50%) Degree
2 1 (0.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.99%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (3.50%) Jitterbit
2 3 (2.10%) WebSphere Cast Iron
3 2 (1.40%) DBAmp
Vendors
1 143 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 13 (9.09%) Informatica
3 8 (5.59%) Oracle
4 7 (4.90%) Eloqua
5 6 (4.20%) Siebel
6 5 (3.50%) Microsoft
6 5 (3.50%) ExactTarget
7 3 (2.10%) SAP
7 3 (2.10%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.70%) Maxymiser
8 1 (0.70%) Pegasus
8 1 (0.70%) Zuora
8 1 (0.70%) Conga
8 1 (0.70%) Pardot
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