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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Force.com Apex Code
Rank 232 228 230
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Contract jobs citing Apex Code 11 20 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.23% 0.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.36% 0.64% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 19 11
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£450 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £475 £500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Apex Code
England

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
3036 3105 3173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 32.72% 35.55% 31.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1699 1666 1508
Average daily rate £350 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £230 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 130 168
Average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £17.18 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £42.50
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 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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +1 3 £388 -18.42% 1
Surrey -3 3 £525 +7.69%
Oxfordshire -10 2 £300 -31.42%
East Sussex - 1 £425 -
Hampshire - - - - 3
West Sussex - - - -
M4 Corridor - - - -
Apex Code
England

Apex Code
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 36 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 31 (86.11%) Visualforce
3 26 (72.22%) Force.com
4 22 (61.11%) Java
5 13 (36.11%) XML
6 12 (33.33%) CRM
6 12 (33.33%) Mason
7 11 (30.56%) Migration
7 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (25.00%) J2EE
8 9 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (25.00%) SaaS
9 8 (22.22%) Data Migration
9 8 (22.22%) Web Services
10 7 (19.44%) Workflow
10 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
10 7 (19.44%) Eclipse
10 7 (19.44%) Technical Architecture
10 7 (19.44%) Analytics
11 6 (16.67%) .NET
11 6 (16.67%) Ant
11 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (13.89%) Business Analysis
12 5 (13.89%) MS Project
12 5 (13.89%) SOAP
12 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
12 5 (13.89%) MS Visio
12 5 (13.89%) SOQL
12 5 (13.89%) SOSL
12 5 (13.89%) Validation

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Project
1 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
1 5 (13.89%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (72.22%) Force.com
2 9 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) HTTP
2 1 (2.78%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 3 (8.33%) MS Access
2 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.78%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Eclipse
2 6 (16.67%) Ant
3 2 (5.56%) Subversion
3 2 (5.56%) Maven
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (11.11%) Marketing
2 2 (5.56%) Electronics
2 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.56%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (61.11%) Developer
2 21 (58.33%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Salesforce.com Architect
3 6 (16.67%) Architect
4 4 (11.11%) Salesforce.com Administrator
4 4 (11.11%) Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Technical Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Procurement Specialist
5 2 (5.56%) Salesforce.com Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Knowledge Manager
6 1 (2.78%) CRM Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Informatica Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) CRM Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (86.11%) Visualforce
2 13 (36.11%) XML
3 12 (33.33%) Mason
4 9 (25.00%) J2EE
5 8 (22.22%) Web Services
6 6 (16.67%) .NET
7 5 (13.89%) SOAP
7 5 (13.89%) RESTful
8 3 (8.33%) HTML
9 2 (5.56%) CSS
10 1 (2.78%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
1 2 (5.56%) DTV
1 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
1 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (5.56%) Social Media
1 2 (5.56%) User Experience
2 1 (2.78%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) CRM
2 11 (30.56%) Migration
2 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (22.22%) Data Migration
4 7 (19.44%) Workflow
4 7 (19.44%) Technical Architecture
4 7 (19.44%) Analytics
5 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (13.89%) Business Analysis
6 5 (13.89%) Validation
7 4 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
7 4 (11.11%) Project Management
8 3 (8.33%) Change Management
9 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (5.56%) Data Analysis
9 2 (5.56%) Programme Management
9 2 (5.56%) Information Architecture
9 2 (5.56%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 22 (61.11%) Java
2 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
3 5 (13.89%) SOQL
3 5 (13.89%) SOSL
4 2 (5.56%) C++
4 2 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (11.11%) Siebel
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.11%) SAP
3 2 (5.56%) Sun
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle
4 1 (2.78%) Informatica
4 1 (2.78%) JDA
Hampshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £425 - £525 per day
Posted: 11 days ago