The table below looks at the statistics for Apex Code skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apex Code over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Force.com Apex Code
Rank 28 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Apex Code 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.80% - 0.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.74% - 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£515 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £475 £500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Programming Languages Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
73 74 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 29.08% 26.24% 21.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 38 27
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £292 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £484 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £43.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

Apex Code
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Apex Code Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Apex Code
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Apex Code Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Apex Code
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (100.00%) Visualforce
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Mason
2 1 (50.00%) Force.com
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) MS Project
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

Apex Code
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Project
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Force.com
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Procurement Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Visualforce
2 1 (50.00%) Mason
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft