The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the London region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Force.com Apex Code
Rank 305 353 354
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +1
Contract jobs citing Apex Code 94 59 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.40% 0.24% 0.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.96% 0.56% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 44 58
Average daily rate
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£475 £473 £466
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.47% +1.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £539 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £475 £475
% change year-on-year
-15.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Programming Languages Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
9831 10545 10312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.69% 43.48% 39.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 7044 7477 7087
Average daily rate £425 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 107 160
Average hourly rate £34.00 £37.50 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +5.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.85 £19.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £52.14 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
Apex Code
England

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 July 2014.

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 July 2014. 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 +6 20 £500 +5.26% 31
Canary Wharf - - - -
Chiswick - - - - 1
Apex Code
England

Apex Code
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

1 194 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 175 (90.21%) Visualforce
3 99 (51.03%) Force.com
4 76 (39.18%) Java
5 75 (38.66%) Mason
6 38 (19.59%) SaaS
7 36 (18.56%) Cloud Computing
8 33 (17.01%) JavaScript
9 32 (16.49%) CRM
10 25 (12.89%) Web Services
11 22 (11.34%) SOAP
12 18 (9.28%) Migration
13 16 (8.25%) HTML
13 16 (8.25%) SQL
13 16 (8.25%) Data Migration
14 15 (7.73%) Finance
15 13 (6.70%) XML
15 13 (6.70%) OO
15 13 (6.70%) Stakeholder Management
16 11 (5.67%) Retail
17 10 (5.15%) ETL
17 10 (5.15%) C#
17 10 (5.15%) Billing
17 10 (5.15%) Agile Software Development
18 9 (4.64%) Publishing
18 9 (4.64%) Ajax
19 8 (4.12%) Project Management
19 8 (4.12%) Data Analysis
19 8 (4.12%) Heroku
19 8 (4.12%) FMCG

Apex Code
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.52%) MS Project
1 1 (0.52%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 99 (51.03%) Force.com
2 38 (19.59%) SaaS
3 36 (18.56%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (4.12%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.52%) HTTP
1 1 (0.52%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.61%) Relational Database
2 4 (2.06%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 5 (2.58%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (1.55%) JIRA
3 2 (1.03%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (1.03%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.52%) Subversion
General
1 15 (7.73%) Finance
2 11 (5.67%) Retail
3 10 (5.15%) Billing
4 9 (4.64%) Publishing
5 7 (3.61%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.06%) Banking
6 4 (2.06%) Advertising
7 3 (1.55%) Marketing
7 3 (1.55%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.03%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 148 (76.29%) Developer
2 146 (75.26%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 17 (8.76%) Architect
4 16 (8.25%) Technical Architect
5 14 (7.22%) Salesforce.com Architect
6 11 (5.67%) Consultant
7 10 (5.15%) Salesforce.com Consultant
8 9 (4.64%) Salesforce.com Administrator
8 9 (4.64%) Administrator
9 6 (3.09%) Analyst
10 5 (2.58%) Business Analyst
10 5 (2.58%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
11 4 (2.06%) Senior Developer
12 3 (1.55%) Configuration Administrator
13 2 (1.03%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
13 2 (1.03%) Technical Consultant
13 2 (1.03%) Solutions Designer
13 2 (1.03%) Designer
13 2 (1.03%) Project Manager
14 1 (0.52%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 175 (90.21%) Visualforce
2 75 (38.66%) Mason
3 25 (12.89%) Web Services
4 22 (11.34%) SOAP
5 16 (8.25%) HTML
6 13 (6.70%) XML
7 9 (4.64%) Ajax
8 7 (3.61%) .NET
9 6 (3.09%) XHTML
10 5 (2.58%) WSDL
10 5 (2.58%) J2EE
10 5 (2.58%) CSS
11 4 (2.06%) REST
11 4 (2.06%) J2SE
12 3 (1.55%) JSON
12 3 (1.55%) XSD
12 3 (1.55%) XSLT
12 3 (1.55%) jQuery
13 2 (1.03%) Middleware
14 1 (0.52%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.12%) FMCG
2 6 (3.09%) Data Integration
3 5 (2.58%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.06%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.03%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.52%) Wiki
6 1 (0.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.06%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (16.49%) CRM
2 18 (9.28%) Migration
3 16 (8.25%) Data Migration
4 13 (6.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (6.70%) OO
5 10 (5.15%) ETL
5 10 (5.15%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (4.12%) Project Management
6 8 (4.12%) Data Analysis
7 7 (3.61%) Business Analysis
8 6 (3.09%) Data Modelling
9 5 (2.58%) OOP
9 5 (2.58%) MVC
9 5 (2.58%) Web Development
9 5 (2.58%) Data Cleansing
9 5 (2.58%) OpenUP
9 5 (2.58%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (2.58%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (2.06%) Web Application Development
10 4 (2.06%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 76 (39.18%) Java
2 33 (17.01%) JavaScript
3 16 (8.25%) SQL
4 10 (5.15%) C#
5 6 (3.09%) PHP
6 3 (1.55%) C++
7 1 (0.52%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (3.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.03%) QA
Vendors
1 194 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (2.58%) Oracle
2 5 (2.58%) SAP
3 4 (2.06%) JDA
3 4 (2.06%) ExactTarget
4 2 (1.03%) Talend
5 1 (0.52%) Sage
5 1 (0.52%) Google
5 1 (0.52%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.52%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.52%) Ariba
5 1 (0.52%) Informatica
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Rate: Unspecified Excellent Day
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Rate: £360 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Rate: MARKET RATE + COMPETITIVE
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
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Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
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Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
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Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
London
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Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Mason Frank
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Mason Frank
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago