The table below looks at the statistics for Apex Code skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford 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 44 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Apex Code 6 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.46% - 3.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.41% - 8.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 8
Average daily rate
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£438 - £500
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 Oxford region.

Programming Languages Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
136 60 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 33.17% 33.90% 45.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 39 66
Average daily rate £430 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.30% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £383 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 3
Average hourly rate £19.38 - £23.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 - £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 - £30.00
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 Oxford

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

Apex Code Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Apex Code
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Apex Code Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Apex Code
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 6 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 6 (100.00%) Visualforce
2 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
2 1 (16.67%) SOQL
2 1 (16.67%) SOSL
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) Force.com
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Ant
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
2 1 (16.67%) Eclipse

Apex Code
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 (16.67%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Ant
1 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Visualforce
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SOQL
1 1 (16.67%) SOSL
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Salesforce.com