Period
to 13 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Apex Code skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Apex Code over the 6 months to 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Salesforce Apex
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 158 157 157
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 -8
Contract jobs citing Apex Code 17 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.39% 0.32% 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.25% 1.10% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 7
Berkshire median daily rate £494 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.72% +12.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £363 £413 £363
90th Percentile £588 £530 £460
South East median daily rate £525 £525 £406
% change year-on-year - +29.23% +6.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate £45.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 - -

Apex Code is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,355 1,187 1,190
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 31.27% 28.86% 28.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 823 702 692
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.29%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
South East median daily rate £430 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +4.24% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 31 32
Berkshire median hourly rate £44.50 £33.00 £32.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.85% +2.33% -7.86%
10th Percentile £20.00 £10.75 £12.03
90th Percentile £52.50 £47.50 £48.63
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +9.76% +9.33%

Apex Code
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Apex Code as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Apex Code in Berkshire

Apex Code
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apex Code in Berkshire

Apex Code
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apex Code in Berkshire over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apex Code in Berkshire

Apex Code
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 6 months to 13 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead +7 4 £544 -
Bracknell - 3 - -
Reading -10 2 £506 - 2
Slough -13 1 - -
Apex Code
South East

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Apex Code also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Apex Code.

1 17 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 17 (100.00%) Visualforce
2 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (47.06%) Migration
3 8 (47.06%) CRM
3 8 (47.06%) Web Services
3 8 (47.06%) Force.com
4 6 (35.29%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
4 6 (35.29%) Workshop Facilitation
4 6 (35.29%) Telecoms
4 6 (35.29%) Scrum
5 5 (29.41%) Data Migration
6 4 (23.53%) Mobile App
6 4 (23.53%) Mobile Application Development
6 4 (23.53%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 4 (23.53%) Informatica
7 3 (17.65%) HTTP
7 3 (17.65%) HTTPS
7 3 (17.65%) XML
7 3 (17.65%) HTML
7 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
7 3 (17.65%) CSS
7 3 (17.65%) Workflow
7 3 (17.65%) Ajax
7 3 (17.65%) JSON
7 3 (17.65%) Life Science
7 3 (17.65%) Prototyping
7 3 (17.65%) DevOps
7 3 (17.65%) Data Structures
7 3 (17.65%) GitHub

Apex Code
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (47.06%) Force.com
2 4 (23.53%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 3 (17.65%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) HTTP
1 3 (17.65%) HTTPS
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) Selenium
2 2 (11.76%) Subversion
General
1 6 (35.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Architect
2 5 (29.41%) Administrator
2 5 (29.41%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Salesforce Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Salesforce Administrator
4 3 (17.65%) Integration Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Technical Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Salesforce Architect
6 1 (5.88%) CRM Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Sales Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Salesforce Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) Visualforce
2 8 (47.06%) Web Services
3 3 (17.65%) Ajax
3 3 (17.65%) CSS
3 3 (17.65%) HTML
3 3 (17.65%) HTML5
3 3 (17.65%) JSON
3 3 (17.65%) XML
4 1 (5.88%) REST
4 1 (5.88%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Mobile App
2 3 (17.65%) Data Structures
2 3 (17.65%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) CRM
2 8 (47.06%) Migration
3 6 (35.29%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
3 6 (35.29%) Scrum
3 6 (35.29%) Workshop Facilitation
4 5 (29.41%) Data Migration
5 4 (23.53%) Mobile Application Development
6 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (17.65%) DevOps
6 3 (17.65%) Prototyping
6 3 (17.65%) Workflow
7 2 (11.76%) ETL
7 2 (11.76%) OO
7 2 (11.76%) OOP
7 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
7 2 (11.76%) Web Application Development
8 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.76%) C#
2 2 (11.76%) Java
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (23.53%) Informatica