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 29 July 2016 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Force.com Apex Code
Rank 568 551 499
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -52
Contract jobs citing Apex Code 93 98 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.17% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.44% 0.45% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 75 112
Median daily rate £463 £423 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% -6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £310 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -9.37%
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
21329 21615 20237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 39.60% 37.85% 36.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 14632 14534 12959
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 448 442 410
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.05 £18.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £52.17 £55.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 29 July 2016.

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 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -11 89 £475 +12.29% 32
London -9 63 £513 +17.14% 23
City of London +47 17 £500 - 6
South East +3 10 £400 +3.22% 1
East of England +24 8 £378 -20.52% 6
Cambridgeshire - 7 £355 - 2
Cambridge - 5 £355 - 1
Osterley - 4 £515 -
Berkshire +4 3 £400 -1.84%
North West -3 3 £525 +61.53%
East Midlands - 3 £475 - 1
Nottingham - 3 £475 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £475 -
Hampshire -2 2 £375 -2.91%
Manchester -4 2 £425 +94.28%
Reading +5 1 - -
Surrey -15 1 £450 +26.31%
Middlesex - 1 £450 -
Liverpool - 1 £550 -
Merseyside - 1 £550 -
Leeds - 1 £375 - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 £375 - 1
Slough - 1 £400 -
Huntingdon - 1 - -
Croydon - 1 - -
Winchester - 1 £350 -
Warwickshire - 1 £350 -
Yorkshire - 1 £375 - 1
West Midlands - 1 £350 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £425 -

Apex Code
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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.

1 198 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 165 (83.33%) Visualforce
3 87 (43.94%) Java
4 69 (34.85%) Agile Software Development
5 60 (30.30%) SOAP
6 59 (29.80%) Web Services
7 53 (26.77%) HTML
7 53 (26.77%) JavaScript
8 49 (24.75%) CSS
9 48 (24.24%) CRM
10 47 (23.74%) SOQL
11 45 (22.73%) Force.com
12 42 (21.21%) REST
13 40 (20.20%) XML
14 36 (18.18%) Migration
14 36 (18.18%) RESTful
14 36 (18.18%) Marketing
15 30 (15.15%) Workflow
16 28 (14.14%) Scrum
16 28 (14.14%) Oracle
16 28 (14.14%) Oracle APEX
16 28 (14.14%) Git (software)
17 27 (13.64%) SQL
17 27 (13.64%) OO
18 26 (13.13%) Cloud Computing
19 25 (12.63%) Mason
20 24 (12.12%) SAP
20 24 (12.12%) SOA
20 24 (12.12%) Microsoft
21 23 (11.62%) Data Modelling

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 14 (7.07%) CMS
2 9 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (2.02%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.52%) Apache
4 3 (1.52%) Mule
4 3 (1.52%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.01%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (1.01%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.51%) ExpressionEngine
6 1 (0.51%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (4.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.51%) MS Office
2 1 (0.51%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 18 (9.09%) Eloqua
2 12 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (5.05%) BigMachines
4 4 (2.02%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (2.02%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 3 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (1.01%) Magento
6 2 (1.01%) Radian6
7 1 (0.51%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.51%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 45 (22.73%) Force.com
2 26 (13.13%) Cloud Computing
3 16 (8.08%) SaaS
4 14 (7.07%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (5.56%) Heroku
6 5 (2.53%) FinancialForce.com
6 5 (2.53%) GitHub
7 3 (1.52%) Google Apps
8 2 (1.01%) Google App Engine
8 2 (1.01%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.51%) IaaS
9 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
9 1 (0.51%) PaaS
9 1 (0.51%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.52%) HTTP
1 3 (1.52%) SNMP
2 1 (0.51%) CTI
2 1 (0.51%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.57%) Data Warehouse
1 13 (6.57%) Relational Database
2 7 (3.54%) MySQL
2 7 (3.54%) RDBMS
3 3 (1.52%) DB2
3 3 (1.52%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.01%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.01%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 28 (14.14%) Git (software)
1 28 (14.14%) Oracle APEX
2 19 (9.60%) Eclipse
2 19 (9.60%) Subversion
3 11 (5.56%) Ant
4 7 (3.54%) JIRA
4 7 (3.54%) Selenium
4 7 (3.54%) Talend Open Studio
5 5 (2.53%) JUnit
6 4 (2.02%) Hudson
6 4 (2.02%) Jenkins
6 4 (2.02%) Maven
7 3 (1.52%) Checkstyle
7 3 (1.52%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.52%) FindBugs
7 3 (1.52%) Flyway
7 3 (1.52%) Gradle
7 3 (1.52%) JMeter
7 3 (1.52%) Liquibase
7 3 (1.52%) SoapUI
General
1 36 (18.18%) Marketing
2 21 (10.61%) Finance
3 11 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.02%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.52%) Electronics
5 3 (1.52%) Retail
6 2 (1.01%) Publishing
7 1 (0.51%) Games
Job Titles
1 135 (68.18%) Developer
2 118 (59.60%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 33 (16.67%) Architect
4 31 (15.66%) Salesforce.com Architect
5 28 (14.14%) Consultant
5 28 (14.14%) Salesforce.com Consultant
6 18 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 18 (9.09%) Technical Architect
7 15 (7.58%) Senior Salesforce.com Developer
8 8 (4.04%) Technical Consultant
9 7 (3.54%) CRM Developer
10 6 (3.03%) Java Developer
11 5 (2.53%) Development Manager
11 5 (2.53%) Full Stack Developer
12 4 (2.02%) Administrator
12 4 (2.02%) Agile Developer
12 4 (2.02%) Analyst
12 4 (2.02%) Lead Developer
12 4 (2.02%) Senior Development Manager
12 4 (2.02%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (83.33%) Visualforce
2 60 (30.30%) SOAP
3 59 (29.80%) Web Services
4 53 (26.77%) HTML
5 49 (24.75%) CSS
6 42 (21.21%) REST
7 40 (20.20%) XML
8 36 (18.18%) RESTful
9 25 (12.63%) Mason
10 23 (11.62%) COM
11 21 (10.61%) jQuery
12 20 (10.10%) .NET
13 18 (9.09%) J2EE
14 15 (7.58%) Ajax
15 14 (7.07%) JSON
16 12 (6.06%) AngularJS
17 9 (4.55%) CSS3
17 9 (4.55%) HTML5
18 8 (4.04%) Spring
18 8 (4.04%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 18 (9.09%) Data Structures
3 16 (8.08%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.02%) Algorithms
5 4 (2.02%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.02%) User Experience
6 2 (1.01%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.01%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.51%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (0.51%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.51%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.51%) Mashup
7 1 (0.51%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.06%) Apple iOS
2 10 (5.05%) Android
3 1 (0.51%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (34.85%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (24.24%) CRM
3 36 (18.18%) Migration
4 30 (15.15%) Workflow
5 28 (14.14%) Scrum
6 27 (13.64%) OO
7 24 (12.12%) SOA
8 23 (11.62%) Data Modelling
9 22 (11.11%) Data Migration
9 22 (11.11%) ERP
9 22 (11.11%) Web Development
10 21 (10.61%) ETL
11 17 (8.59%) API Development
12 16 (8.08%) Automated Testing
12 16 (8.08%) TDD
12 16 (8.08%) Use Case
13 15 (7.58%) Technical Architecture
13 15 (7.58%) Waterfall
14 13 (6.57%) BDD
14 13 (6.57%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 87 (43.94%) Java
2 53 (26.77%) JavaScript
3 47 (23.74%) SOQL
4 27 (13.64%) SQL
5 17 (8.59%) PHP
6 12 (6.06%) SOSL
7 10 (5.05%) C#
8 5 (2.53%) Ruby
9 3 (1.52%) Groovy
9 3 (1.52%) Python
10 2 (1.01%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.01%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.51%) ES6
11 1 (0.51%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 16 (8.08%) Degree
2 3 (1.52%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.02%) QA
2 1 (0.51%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.51%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (2.02%) Kibana
2 3 (1.52%) Jitterbit
3 2 (1.01%) DBAmp
Vendors
1 198 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 28 (14.14%) Oracle
3 24 (12.12%) Microsoft
3 24 (12.12%) SAP
4 21 (10.61%) Siebel
5 8 (4.04%) Informatica
6 7 (3.54%) Talend
7 5 (2.53%) Google
8 4 (2.02%) Hyperion
9 3 (1.52%) Canoo
9 3 (1.52%) Conga
9 3 (1.52%) Pardot
9 3 (1.52%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
10 2 (1.01%) Adobe
10 2 (1.01%) Apttus
11 1 (0.51%) Infor
11 1 (0.51%) Marketo
11 1 (0.51%) MuleSoft
11 1 (0.51%) Zend
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