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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apex Code over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Force.com Apex Code
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 55 85 71
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -14
Contract jobs citing Apex Code 8 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.14% 0.098% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.74% 0.32% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 1
Median daily rate £450 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
214 316 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 30.57% 31.07% 28.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 216 165
Median daily rate £450 £400 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 4
Median hourly rate £13.00 £45.00 £44.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.11% +2.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

Apex Code
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing Apex Code as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 6 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Apex Code also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Apex Code.

1 10 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (80.00%) Finance

Apex Code
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
1 10 (100.00%) Salesforce Developer
2 8 (80.00%) .NET Developer
2 8 (80.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 8 (80.00%) C# Developer
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Salesforce.com