Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 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.

Force.com Apex Code
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 151 160 168
Rank change year-on-year +9 +8 +1
Contract jobs citing Apex Code 13 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.32% 0.21% 0.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.11% 0.75% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 6
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -4.76% -11.58%
10th Percentile £413 £374 £316
90th Percentile £530 £453 £484
South East median daily rate £500 £400 £389
% change year-on-year +25.00% +2.89% -22.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

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 1167 1202 1203
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 28.35% 27.96% 24.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 698 692 742
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.40% +1.20%
10th Percentile £285 £275 £250
90th Percentile £538 £530 £506
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 35 43
Berkshire median hourly rate £33.00 £32.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -13.51% +13.85%
10th Percentile £10.75 £12.25 £16.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £49.20 £54.74
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%

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
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 22 November 2017. 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
Slough - 5 £450 -
Reading +10 2 - -
Apex Code
South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Apex Code.

1 13 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 13 (100.00%) Visualforce
2 8 (61.54%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 8 (61.54%) Migration
3 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 6 (46.15%) Data Modelling
4 5 (38.46%) Marketing
5 4 (30.77%) System Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Data Migration
5 4 (30.77%) Campaign Management
5 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (30.77%) Pardot
5 4 (30.77%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 4 (30.77%) GIS
5 4 (30.77%) Change Management
5 4 (30.77%) Release Management
5 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (30.77%) ITIL
6 3 (23.08%) CRM
6 3 (23.08%) Validation
6 3 (23.08%) User Experience
7 2 (15.38%) Analytics
7 2 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
7 2 (15.38%) Web Services
7 2 (15.38%) Force.com
7 2 (15.38%) SOQL
7 2 (15.38%) Prototyping
7 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (15.38%) Data Structures

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (61.54%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 4 (30.77%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 2 (15.38%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) GIS
2 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle APEX
General
1 5 (38.46%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
1 5 (38.46%) Salesforce Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Salesforce Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Salesforce Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Salesforce Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Salesforce Trainer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Trainer
4 1 (7.69%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) Visualforce
2 2 (15.38%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) Web Services
3 1 (7.69%) Mason
3 1 (7.69%) REST
3 1 (7.69%) SOAP
3 1 (7.69%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) User Experience
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Migration
2 6 (46.15%) Data Modelling
3 4 (30.77%) Campaign Management
3 4 (30.77%) Change Management
3 4 (30.77%) Data Migration
3 4 (30.77%) ITIL
3 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (30.77%) Release Management
3 4 (30.77%) System Testing
3 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (23.08%) CRM
4 3 (23.08%) Validation
5 2 (15.38%) Analytics
5 2 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (15.38%) Prototyping
5 2 (15.38%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.69%) Data Architecture
6 1 (7.69%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 2 (15.38%) SOQL
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) SOSL
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (30.77%) Pardot
3 1 (7.69%) Adobe
3 1 (7.69%) Informatica
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud