The table below looks at the statistics for Apex Code skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apex Code over the 3 months to 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Force.com Apex Code
UK
Rank 453 462 468
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +6
Contract jobs citing Apex Code 129 158 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.31% 0.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.72% 0.81% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 86 115
Median daily rate £450 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £335 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £475
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
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 across the UK.

Programming Languages Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
17872 19566 19305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 40.57% 38.54% 38.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 12194 13257 12938
Median daily rate £438 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 410 519 414
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £35.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +13.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £18.66 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.39 £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

Apex Code
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 UK

Apex Code
Daily Rate Trend

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

Apex Code Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Apex Code
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apex Code within the UK over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Apex Code Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Apex Code
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Apex Code within the UK.

Apex Code Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Apex Code
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 22 January 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
England -3 114 £450 +5.88% 51
London -11 55 £500 +5.26% 35
South East -5 28 £450 +18.42% 5
Berkshire -1 15 £450 +18.42% 5
Scotland +33 13 £528 -
South West +23 11 £438 - 1
Bristol - 11 £438 -
Reading +19 10 £450 -10.00% 1
Glasgow - 10 £528 -
Hampshire +17 7 £450 -14.28%
North West +25 6 £400 - 1
Manchester +20 6 £400 - 1
Cambridgeshire +6 5 £683 +51.66% 1
Oxfordshire +4 5 £525 +21.73%
East of England 0 5 £683 +51.66% 1
Huntingdon +3 4 - -
West Midlands -10 2 £438 +16.66% 1
Coventry - 2 £438 -
Docklands, London - 2 £538 -
Edinburgh +21 1 - -
Surrey +18 1 £413 +17.85%
Wales +7 1 £475 +11.76%
Cambridge +2 1 £683 - 1
East Midlands +1 1 £475 +11.76% 4
City of London -11 1 - - 8
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £420 -
North Wales - 1 £475 -
Holywell - 1 £475 -
Southampton - 1 £475 -
Oxford - 1 £525 -

Apex Code
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 with a requirement for Apex Code.

1 265 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 183 (69.06%) Visualforce
3 74 (27.92%) Force.com
4 67 (25.28%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (20.75%) Java
6 44 (16.60%) Mason
7 40 (15.09%) Marketing
8 39 (14.72%) JavaScript
9 36 (13.58%) CRM
10 34 (12.83%) SOAP
10 34 (12.83%) REST
11 33 (12.45%) HTML
11 33 (12.45%) .NET
12 32 (12.08%) SOQL
13 31 (11.70%) Web Services
13 31 (11.70%) CSS
14 30 (11.32%) C#
15 28 (10.57%) Finance
16 21 (7.92%) SQL
17 19 (7.17%) Scrum
18 16 (6.04%) SOA
19 15 (5.66%) OO
19 15 (5.66%) Salesforce.com CRM
20 14 (5.28%) SDLC
21 13 (4.91%) Oracle APEX
21 13 (4.91%) Migration
21 13 (4.91%) Oracle
21 13 (4.91%) Data Modelling
21 13 (4.91%) Eclipse
21 13 (4.91%) Microsoft

Apex Code
Top Related IT Skills 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 (0.75%) CMS
1 2 (0.75%) SharePoint
1 2 (0.75%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 8 (3.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (5.66%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 7 (2.64%) Eloqua
3 3 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.75%) OpenText Process Suite
5 1 (0.38%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 74 (27.92%) Force.com
2 9 (3.40%) SaaS
3 7 (2.64%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.89%) Heroku
5 3 (1.13%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.13%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.13%) Amazon S3
5 3 (1.13%) FinancialForce.com
5 3 (1.13%) Slack
5 3 (1.13%) Veeva
6 2 (0.75%) G Suite
6 2 (0.75%) GitHub
7 1 (0.38%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.89%) Internet
2 3 (1.13%) HTTP
3 1 (0.38%) Firewall
3 1 (0.38%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.02%) Relational Database
2 6 (2.26%) RDBMS
3 5 (1.89%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.13%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (1.13%) MySQL
4 3 (1.13%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.75%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.75%) GIS
5 2 (0.75%) QlikView
6 1 (0.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (4.91%) Eclipse
1 13 (4.91%) Oracle APEX
2 10 (3.77%) Git (software)
2 10 (3.77%) Subversion
3 9 (3.40%) Jenkins
4 5 (1.89%) Ant
5 4 (1.51%) Hudson
5 4 (1.51%) JIRA
5 4 (1.51%) Maven
5 4 (1.51%) Selenium
5 4 (1.51%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.38%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 40 (15.09%) Marketing
2 28 (10.57%) Finance
3 6 (2.26%) Billing
3 6 (2.26%) Retail
4 5 (1.89%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.51%) Publishing
6 3 (1.13%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.38%) Banking
7 1 (0.38%) French Language
Job Titles
1 195 (73.58%) Developer
2 189 (71.32%) Salesforce Developer
3 30 (11.32%) Consultant
4 27 (10.19%) Salesforce Consultant
5 23 (8.68%) Architect
5 23 (8.68%) Salesforce Architect
6 19 (7.17%) .NET Developer
7 16 (6.04%) C# Developer
8 15 (5.66%) Administrator
8 15 (5.66%) Senior Developer
8 15 (5.66%) Senior Salesforce Developer
9 14 (5.28%) Salesforce Administrator
10 12 (4.53%) C# .NET Developer
11 11 (4.15%) SQL Developer
12 10 (3.77%) Analyst
12 10 (3.77%) Salesforce Solution Architect
12 10 (3.77%) Solutions Architect
13 8 (3.02%) Java Developer
13 8 (3.02%) Salesforce Technical Architect
13 8 (3.02%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (69.06%) Visualforce
2 44 (16.60%) Mason
3 34 (12.83%) REST
3 34 (12.83%) SOAP
4 33 (12.45%) .NET
4 33 (12.45%) HTML
5 31 (11.70%) CSS
5 31 (11.70%) Web Services
6 12 (4.53%) RESTful
7 11 (4.15%) XML
8 10 (3.77%) Middleware
9 7 (2.64%) AngularJS
9 7 (2.64%) jQuery
10 6 (2.26%) HTML5
11 5 (1.89%) COM
11 5 (1.89%) D3.js
11 5 (1.89%) J2EE
12 4 (1.51%) JSON
12 4 (1.51%) XML Schema
12 4 (1.51%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (2.64%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (1.89%) Visualisation
3 3 (1.13%) Life Science
4 2 (0.75%) Data Structures
4 2 (0.75%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.38%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (0.38%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.38%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.38%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.38%) FMCG
5 1 (0.38%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.38%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (25.28%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (13.58%) CRM
3 19 (7.17%) Scrum
4 16 (6.04%) SOA
5 15 (5.66%) OO
6 14 (5.28%) SDLC
7 13 (4.91%) Data Modelling
7 13 (4.91%) Migration
8 12 (4.53%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (4.15%) Project Management
10 10 (3.77%) UML
11 9 (3.40%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (3.40%) High Availability
11 9 (3.40%) Waterfall
11 9 (3.40%) Web Application Development
12 8 (3.02%) API Development
12 8 (3.02%) Data Management
12 8 (3.02%) Data Migration
12 8 (3.02%) Systems Analysis
12 8 (3.02%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 55 (20.75%) Java
2 39 (14.72%) JavaScript
3 32 (12.08%) SOQL
4 30 (11.32%) C#
5 21 (7.92%) SQL
6 8 (3.02%) C++
7 7 (2.64%) Perl
7 7 (2.64%) Python
8 5 (1.89%) PL/SQL
8 5 (1.89%) VBA
9 3 (1.13%) SOSL
10 2 (0.75%) Ruby
11 1 (0.38%) C
11 1 (0.38%) PHP
11 1 (0.38%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 6 (2.26%) Degree
2 4 (1.51%) PMI Certification
2 4 (1.51%) PMP
3 3 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.38%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.89%) QA
2 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 8 (3.02%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 1 (0.38%) Piwik
Vendors
1 265 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 13 (4.91%) Microsoft
2 13 (4.91%) Oracle
3 7 (2.64%) SAP
3 7 (2.64%) Sophos
4 6 (2.26%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 5 (1.89%) NetSuite
6 4 (1.51%) Siebel
7 3 (1.13%) Apttus
7 3 (1.13%) Assembla
7 3 (1.13%) Conga
7 3 (1.13%) Informatica
8 2 (0.75%) Google
8 2 (0.75%) Marketo
8 2 (0.75%) Pardot
8 2 (0.75%) Zuora
9 1 (0.38%) WSO2
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