The table below looks at the statistics for Apex Code skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apex Code over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Force.com Apex Code
Rank 250 230 215
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -15
Contract jobs citing Apex Code 15 5 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.055% 0.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.46% 0.17% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 5
Average daily rate
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£420 £475 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.57% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £388 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £493 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £456 £400 £463
% change year-on-year
+14.06% -13.51%
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 South East region.

Programming Languages Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3271 2906 2530
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 33.23% 32.12% 31.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1891 1587 1270
Average daily rate £350 £332 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.42% -5.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £229 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 117 201
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.70 £15.97 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.75 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

Apex Code
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Apex Code Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Apex Code
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Apex Code Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Apex Code
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apex Code across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Apex Code Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Apex Code
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apex Code within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -4 10 £365 -23.15% 2
Oxfordshire - 3 £550 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 - -
Hampshire - - - - 2
Middlesex - - - - 1
Surrey - - - - 2
Apex Code
England

Apex Code
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 51 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 50 (98.04%) Visualforce
3 29 (56.86%) Force.com
4 25 (49.02%) Java
5 19 (37.25%) Mason
6 18 (35.29%) Cloud Computing
6 18 (35.29%) SaaS
7 16 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (19.61%) SOAP
10 9 (17.65%) CRM
11 7 (13.73%) JavaScript
11 7 (13.73%) Scrum
11 7 (13.73%) Retail
12 6 (11.76%) REST
13 5 (9.80%) CSS
13 5 (9.80%) HTML
13 5 (9.80%) Migration
13 5 (9.80%) JIRA
14 4 (7.84%) Business Analysis
14 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
14 4 (7.84%) Project Management
14 4 (7.84%) E-Commerce
14 4 (7.84%) JSON
15 3 (5.88%) Data Architecture
15 3 (5.88%) Waterfall
15 3 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
15 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
15 3 (5.88%) Web Application Development
15 3 (5.88%) Mentoring

Apex Code
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.96%) Apache Solr
1 1 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 29 (56.86%) Force.com
2 18 (35.29%) SaaS
2 18 (35.29%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (9.80%) JIRA
2 3 (5.88%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (3.92%) Ant
3 2 (3.92%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.96%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (1.96%) Moq
4 1 (1.96%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.96%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.96%) NUnit
4 1 (1.96%) Subversion
4 1 (1.96%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (13.73%) Retail
2 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.88%) Marketing
4 2 (3.92%) Finance
4 2 (3.92%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (56.86%) Developer
1 29 (56.86%) Salesforce.com Developer
2 7 (13.73%) Business Analyst
2 7 (13.73%) Analyst
3 6 (11.76%) Architect
3 6 (11.76%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
3 6 (11.76%) Salesforce.com Architect
4 4 (7.84%) Salesforce.com Consultant
4 4 (7.84%) Technical Architect
4 4 (7.84%) Consultant
5 3 (5.88%) Lead Developer
5 3 (5.88%) Project Manager
6 2 (3.92%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
6 2 (3.92%) Salesforce.com Administrator
6 2 (3.92%) Administrator
6 2 (3.92%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (1.96%) Functional Consultant
7 1 (1.96%) Data Analyst
7 1 (1.96%) Siebel Project Manager
7 1 (1.96%) Data Migration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (98.04%) Visualforce
2 19 (37.25%) Mason
3 10 (19.61%) SOAP
4 6 (11.76%) REST
5 5 (9.80%) CSS
5 5 (9.80%) HTML
6 4 (7.84%) JSON
7 3 (5.88%) XML
8 2 (3.92%) jQuery
8 2 (3.92%) Web Services
9 1 (1.96%) .NET
9 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET
9 1 (1.96%) Ajax
9 1 (1.96%) NHibernate
9 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.96%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.96%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (17.65%) CRM
4 7 (13.73%) Scrum
5 5 (9.80%) Migration
6 4 (7.84%) E-Commerce
6 4 (7.84%) Project Management
6 4 (7.84%) Business Analysis
7 3 (5.88%) Data Architecture
7 3 (5.88%) Waterfall
7 3 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (5.88%) Web Application Development
7 3 (5.88%) Data Analysis
7 3 (5.88%) Mentoring
7 3 (5.88%) ETL
8 2 (3.92%) Workflow
8 2 (3.92%) Time Management
8 2 (3.92%) Data Migration
9 1 (1.96%) Data Cleansing
9 1 (1.96%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 25 (49.02%) Java
2 7 (13.73%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.88%) SQL
4 1 (1.96%) SOQL
4 1 (1.96%) SOSL
4 1 (1.96%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 51 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (1.96%) Siebel
3 1 (1.96%) Eloqua
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