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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Force.com Apex Code
Rank - 123 129
Contract jobs citing Apex Code 0 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.21% 0.034%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.61% 0.093%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 1
Average daily rate
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- £475 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.15%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
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
1100 984 1075
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 34.26% 34.75% 36.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 724 551 613
Average daily rate £350 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £204 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 47 50
Average hourly rate £35.50 £32.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.93% -1.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.80 £16.00 £16.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.00 £42.73
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

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
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (75.00%) Visualforce
3 2 (50.00%) Mason
4 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (25.00%) Force.com
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) CRM
4 1 (25.00%) SaaS

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (25.00%) Force.com
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Salesforce.com Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Visualforce
2 2 (50.00%) Mason
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
Manchester
Mason Frank
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 24 days ago