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 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
England / South East
Rank 209 226 236
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +10
Contract jobs citing Apex Code 33 33 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.43% 0.38% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.29% 1.11% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 25 26
Median daily rate £450 £380 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -15.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £360 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £445 £563
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 South East region.

Programming Languages Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2555 2982 3337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 33.64% 33.94% 34.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1586 1976 1876
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 110 125
Median hourly rate £42.00 £42.75 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.75% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.25 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.55 £45.40
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 the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 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 26 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apex Code within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +9 13 £450 +18.42% 1
Oxfordshire +6 13 £525 +21.73%
Hampshire - 5 £450 - 2
East Sussex +10 3 £375 -
Middlesex - 1 £425 -
Apex Code
England

Apex Code
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

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 South East region with a requirement for Apex Code.

1 58 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 30 (51.72%) Visualforce
3 24 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (34.48%) C#
5 18 (31.03%) .NET
6 14 (24.14%) Force.com
7 13 (22.41%) Finance
8 12 (20.69%) Mason
8 12 (20.69%) CRM
9 11 (18.97%) SQL
10 8 (13.79%) WebSphere Cast Iron
10 8 (13.79%) Java
11 7 (12.07%) Perl
11 7 (12.07%) Middleware
11 7 (12.07%) Sophos
11 7 (12.07%) Project Management
11 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
11 7 (12.07%) Python
11 7 (12.07%) MS Excel
11 7 (12.07%) Regression Testing
11 7 (12.07%) Unit Testing
11 7 (12.07%) Integration Testing
11 7 (12.07%) Line Management
11 7 (12.07%) High Availability
12 5 (8.62%) SOQL
12 5 (8.62%) REST
12 5 (8.62%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 5 (8.62%) Marketing
12 5 (8.62%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (8.62%) SOAP

Apex Code
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.45%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 7 (12.07%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (8.62%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (3.45%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 14 (24.14%) Force.com
2 4 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (6.90%) SaaS
3 3 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.17%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (5.17%) Amazon S3
3 3 (5.17%) Boomi
3 3 (5.17%) Slack
4 1 (1.72%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.17%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (3.45%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Ant
1 2 (3.45%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.72%) SoapUI
General
1 13 (22.41%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Marketing
3 2 (3.45%) Retail
3 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.72%) Advertising
4 1 (1.72%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 41 (70.69%) Developer
1 41 (70.69%) Salesforce Developer
2 15 (25.86%) .NET Developer
3 12 (20.69%) Consultant
4 10 (17.24%) Salesforce Consultant
4 10 (17.24%) Senior Developer
4 10 (17.24%) Senior Salesforce Developer
5 8 (13.79%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (13.79%) C# Developer
5 8 (13.79%) SQL Developer
6 7 (12.07%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (8.62%) Salesforce Technical Consultant
7 5 (8.62%) Technical Consultant
8 4 (6.90%) Architect
8 4 (6.90%) Salesforce Architect
9 3 (5.17%) Senior Architect
9 3 (5.17%) Senior Consultant
9 3 (5.17%) Senior Salesforce Architect
9 3 (5.17%) Senior Salesforce Consultant
9 3 (5.17%) Senior Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (51.72%) Visualforce
2 18 (31.03%) .NET
3 12 (20.69%) Mason
4 7 (12.07%) Middleware
5 5 (8.62%) REST
5 5 (8.62%) SOAP
6 4 (6.90%) CSS
6 4 (6.90%) HTML
7 3 (5.17%) CSS3
7 3 (5.17%) HTML5
7 3 (5.17%) Web Services
8 1 (1.72%) Ajax
8 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.72%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (20.69%) CRM
3 7 (12.07%) High Availability
3 7 (12.07%) Integration Testing
3 7 (12.07%) Line Management
3 7 (12.07%) Project Management
3 7 (12.07%) Regression Testing
3 7 (12.07%) Unit Testing
4 5 (8.62%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (5.17%) ETL
5 3 (5.17%) Migration
6 2 (3.45%) Analytics
6 2 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (3.45%) Scrum
6 2 (3.45%) Waterfall
7 1 (1.72%) API Integration
7 1 (1.72%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
7 1 (1.72%) Marketing Automation
7 1 (1.72%) User Stories
7 1 (1.72%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 20 (34.48%) C#
2 11 (18.97%) SQL
3 8 (13.79%) Java
4 7 (12.07%) Perl
4 7 (12.07%) Python
5 5 (8.62%) SOQL
6 3 (5.17%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.17%) SOSL
7 1 (1.72%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (13.79%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 58 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.07%) Sophos
3 3 (5.17%) Assembla
4 2 (3.45%) Dell
4 2 (3.45%) Informatica
5 1 (1.72%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 1 (1.72%) Siebel
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