The table below looks at the statistics for Apex Code skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apex Code over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Force.com Apex Code
Rank 107 - 97
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Apex Code 5 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.22% - 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.70% - 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£363 - £513
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 - £483
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 - £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £475
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
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 West Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
716 779 625
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 31.28% 34.68% 34.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 405 434 329
Average daily rate £325 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 31 25
Average hourly rate £28.69 £32.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.24 £14.88 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.90 £35.00 £37.00
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 West Midlands

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

Apex Code Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Apex Code
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Apex Code Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Apex Code
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apex Code across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Apex Code Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Apex Code
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 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
(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
Coventry - 1 £350 -
Apex Code
England

Apex Code
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 9 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (66.67%) Java
3 5 (55.56%) .NET
4 4 (44.44%) Force.com
4 4 (44.44%) Visualforce
5 2 (22.22%) Migration
5 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
5 2 (22.22%) Web Services
5 2 (22.22%) CRM
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) ETL
6 1 (11.11%) Informatica
6 1 (11.11%) ERP
6 1 (11.11%) Mason
6 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) VCP4
6 1 (11.11%) SaaS

Apex Code
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Force.com
2 1 (11.11%) SaaS
2 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
1 5 (55.56%) Salesforce.com Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Salesforce.com Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) Visualforce
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) Mason
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) CRM
1 2 (22.22%) ETL
1 2 (22.22%) Migration
1 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) VCP4
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (11.11%) Informatica
West Midlands
Mason Frank
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwickshire
Mason Frank
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Mason Frank
Rate: £250 - £380 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Mason Frank
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 17 days ago