The table below looks at the statistics for Apex Code skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apex Code over the 3 months to 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Force.com Apex Code
Rank 74 84 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing Apex Code 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.11% 0.37% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.38% 0.90% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate
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£475 £463 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -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 Reading region.

Programming Languages Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
265 445 359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 28.59% 41.20% 28.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 266 148
Average daily rate £425 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £173 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 9
Average hourly rate £37.50 £38.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +71.11%
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 Reading

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

Apex Code Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Apex Code
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Apex Code Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Apex Code
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Force.com
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) MS Project
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) ETL

Apex Code
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 PowerPoint
1 1 (50.00%) MS Project
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SAP