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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Force.com Apex Code
Rank 344 331 362
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +31
Contract jobs citing Apex Code 71 102 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.30% 0.43% 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.70% 1.02% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 72 47
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£500 £475 £471
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +0.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £376 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £612 £550 £547
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £502 £475
% change year-on-year
-30.27% +5.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £75.00
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
10176 9960 11003
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.91% 41.61% 44.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7508 7025 7841
Average daily rate £450 £425 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 61 84
Average hourly rate £29.00 £36.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £15.25 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.13 £53.50 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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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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
City of London -3 18 £500 +14.28% 23
Apex Code
England

Apex Code
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 139 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 121 (87.05%) Visualforce
3 61 (43.88%) Force.com
4 47 (33.81%) Java
5 40 (28.78%) JavaScript
6 38 (27.34%) HTML
7 35 (25.18%) CRM
8 33 (23.74%) Agile Software Development
9 31 (22.30%) Finance
10 29 (20.86%) Mason
11 27 (19.42%) Cloud Computing
11 27 (19.42%) SaaS
12 26 (18.71%) jQuery
13 25 (17.99%) Asset Management
14 22 (15.83%) CSS
14 22 (15.83%) HTML5
15 20 (14.39%) SOQL
16 17 (12.23%) Web Services
17 16 (11.51%) REST
17 16 (11.51%) AngularJS
18 15 (10.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 13 (9.35%) Scrum
19 13 (9.35%) Marketing
19 13 (9.35%) Web Development
20 12 (8.63%) Release Management
20 12 (8.63%) Retail
21 11 (7.91%) Informatica
22 9 (6.47%) SOAP
22 9 (6.47%) QA
22 9 (6.47%) Analytical Skills

Apex Code
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (2.88%) CMS
2 3 (2.16%) Apache
3 1 (0.72%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.72%) Jetty
3 1 (0.72%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.72%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (5.04%) BigMachines
2 2 (1.44%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.72%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 61 (43.88%) Force.com
2 27 (19.42%) SaaS
2 27 (19.42%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (5.76%) Heroku
4 6 (4.32%) FinancialForce.com
5 1 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.16%) Intranet
2 1 (0.72%) Internet
2 1 (0.72%) Skype
2 1 (0.72%) HTTP
2 1 (0.72%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.72%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.16%) MySQL
2 1 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.72%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (5.76%) Oracle APEX
2 5 (3.60%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.88%) Subversion
4 2 (1.44%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.44%) JIRA
4 2 (1.44%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.72%) Grunt
5 1 (0.72%) gulp
5 1 (0.72%) Maven
5 1 (0.72%) Ant
5 1 (0.72%) JUnit
5 1 (0.72%) PHPUnit
5 1 (0.72%) Gradle
General
1 31 (22.30%) Finance
2 13 (9.35%) Marketing
3 12 (8.63%) Retail
4 4 (2.88%) Law
4 4 (2.88%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.16%) Publishing
5 3 (2.16%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.44%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.72%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.72%) Banking
Job Titles
1 93 (66.91%) Developer
2 83 (59.71%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 18 (12.95%) Architect
4 16 (11.51%) Salesforce.com Architect
5 15 (10.79%) Consultant
6 14 (10.07%) Salesforce.com Consultant
7 12 (8.63%) Technical Architect
8 8 (5.76%) Analyst
9 6 (4.32%) Business Analyst
9 6 (4.32%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
10 5 (3.60%) Salesforce.com Administrator
10 5 (3.60%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (3.60%) Senior Developer
11 4 (2.88%) Technical Consultant
11 4 (2.88%) Administrator
12 3 (2.16%) Programmer
12 3 (2.16%) Technical Solutions Architect
12 3 (2.16%) Senior Architect
13 2 (1.44%) PHP Web Developer
13 2 (1.44%) PHP Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (87.05%) Visualforce
2 38 (27.34%) HTML
3 29 (20.86%) Mason
4 26 (18.71%) jQuery
5 22 (15.83%) HTML5
5 22 (15.83%) CSS
6 17 (12.23%) Web Services
7 16 (11.51%) REST
7 16 (11.51%) AngularJS
8 15 (10.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 9 (6.47%) SOAP
10 6 (4.32%) Middleware
11 5 (3.60%) XML
11 5 (3.60%) COM
12 4 (2.88%) .NET
12 4 (2.88%) JSON
13 3 (2.16%) DHTML
14 2 (1.44%) J2EE
14 2 (1.44%) Ajax
14 2 (1.44%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.47%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.32%) User Experience
3 5 (3.60%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.88%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.88%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.44%) Spread Betting
7 1 (0.72%) Informatics
7 1 (0.72%) IVR
7 1 (0.72%) FMCG
7 1 (0.72%) Video on Demand
7 1 (0.72%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.04%) Apple iOS
2 6 (4.32%) Android
3 2 (1.44%) UNIX
4 1 (0.72%) Windows
4 1 (0.72%) Linux
4 1 (0.72%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (25.18%) CRM
2 33 (23.74%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (17.99%) Asset Management
4 13 (9.35%) Scrum
4 13 (9.35%) Web Development
5 12 (8.63%) Release Management
6 8 (5.76%) Mobile Development
6 8 (5.76%) SDLC
6 8 (5.76%) Project Management
6 8 (5.76%) Business Analysis
7 7 (5.04%) ETL
8 6 (4.32%) OO
9 5 (3.60%) SOA
9 5 (3.60%) Validation
10 4 (2.88%) Migration
10 4 (2.88%) Change Management
10 4 (2.88%) Workflow
10 4 (2.88%) Data Management
10 4 (2.88%) Software Engineering
10 4 (2.88%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 47 (33.81%) Java
2 40 (28.78%) JavaScript
3 20 (14.39%) SOQL
4 8 (5.76%) PHP
5 7 (5.04%) SQL
6 5 (3.60%) SOSL
7 3 (2.16%) C#
8 2 (1.44%) Python
9 1 (0.72%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.72%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (3.60%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.47%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (3.60%) Jitterbit
2 3 (2.16%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 139 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 11 (7.91%) Informatica
3 8 (5.76%) Oracle
4 7 (5.04%) Eloqua
5 6 (4.32%) Siebel
6 5 (3.60%) Microsoft
6 5 (3.60%) ExactTarget
7 3 (2.16%) EPiServer
8 2 (1.44%) SAP
9 1 (0.72%) Pardot
9 1 (0.72%) Zuora
9 1 (0.72%) Conga
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Rate: £150 - £350 per day
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