The table below looks at the statistics for Apex Code skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 53 47 38
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Contract jobs citing Apex Code 13 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.78% 0.25% 2.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.16% 0.76% 5.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 10
Average daily rate
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£475 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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 Oxfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
252 131 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 34.43% 33.16% 43.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 81 120
Average daily rate £400 £320 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 8
Average hourly rate £19.38 £33.75 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.57% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £33.75 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £33.75 £37.00
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 Oxfordshire

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

Apex Code Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Apex Code
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Apex Code Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Apex Code
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apex Code across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Apex Code Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Apex Code
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 14 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 14 (100.00%) Visualforce
2 7 (50.00%) Force.com
3 6 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (42.86%) Mason
3 6 (42.86%) SaaS
3 6 (42.86%) Java
4 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
6 2 (14.29%) CRM
7 1 (7.14%) Data Architecture
7 1 (7.14%) Finance
7 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
7 1 (7.14%) Migration
7 1 (7.14%) SOQL
7 1 (7.14%) SOSL
7 1 (7.14%) SoapUI
7 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
7 1 (7.14%) Project Management
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle
7 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
7 1 (7.14%) Ant
7 1 (7.14%) SOAP
7 1 (7.14%) UML
7 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (7.14%) Retail
7 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) Marketing
7 1 (7.14%) JIRA
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle APEX

Apex Code
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 7 (50.00%) Force.com
2 6 (42.86%) SaaS
2 6 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Ant
1 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (7.14%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
1 9 (64.29%) Salesforce.com Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) Visualforce
2 6 (42.86%) Mason
3 1 (7.14%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 2 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (7.14%) UML
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (7.14%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) SOQL
2 1 (7.14%) SOSL
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle