The table below looks at the statistics for Apex Code skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apex Code over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Force.com Apex Code
Rank 145 132 126
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -6
Contract jobs citing Apex Code 7 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.18% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.58% 0.40% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 3
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£425 £494 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.92% +9.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £459 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £529 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £475
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -15.78%
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 North West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1203 992 907
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 30.29% 31.93% 32.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 774 563 486
Average daily rate £365 £348 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.03% +12.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 29 25
Average hourly rate £37.50 £28.75 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.20 £12.50 £13.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.25 £48.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -

Apex Code
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Apex Code Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Apex Code
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Apex Code Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Apex Code
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apex Code across the North West region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

Apex Code Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Apex Code
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 5 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
Manchester -5 5 £325 -39.53% 2
Merseyside - 1 £425 -
Apex Code
England

Apex Code
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 7 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (57.14%) Visualforce
3 2 (28.57%) Force.com
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Validation
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) SOAP
4 1 (14.29%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) HTTP
4 1 (14.29%) Mason
4 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (14.29%) Ajax
4 1 (14.29%) Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) SaaS
4 1 (14.29%) Radian6
4 1 (14.29%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)

Apex Code
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 1 (14.29%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Force.com
2 1 (14.29%) SaaS
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
General
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Salesforce.com Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Salesforce.com Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Visualforce
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) SOAP
2 1 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) Ajax
2 1 (14.29%) Mason
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Migration
1 2 (28.57%) Scrum
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
1 2 (28.57%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (14.29%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) SOA
2 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
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