Period
to 19 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 19 April 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.

Force.com Apex Code
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 239 208 220
Rank change year-on-year -31 +12 +2
Contract jobs citing Apex Code 15 18 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.21% 0.29% 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.40% 0.58% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 10
City of London median daily rate £638 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.21% +5.56% -10.00%
10th Percentile £525 £413 £325
90th Percentile £738 £638 £585
Central London median daily rate £600 £480 £450
% change year-on-year +25.00% +6.67% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London 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 the City of London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3,728 3,083 3,000
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 53.11% 49.98% 45.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,178 2,543 2,511
City of London median daily rate £525 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +2.63% +5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £313
90th Percentile £713 £650 £650
Central London median daily rate £513 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +7.89% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 3 18
City of London median hourly rate £21.50 £28.35 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.15% +9.02% -13.33%
10th Percentile £13.25 £26.92 £18.50
90th Percentile £48.25 £35.95 £56.50
Central London median hourly rate £21.50 £28.35 £26.00
% change year-on-year -24.15% +9.02% -7.75%

Apex Code
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Apex Code as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Apex Code in the City of London

Apex Code
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apex Code in the City of London

Apex Code
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apex Code in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apex Code in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 City of London region with a requirement for Apex Code.

1 15 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 9 (60.00%) Visualforce
3 5 (33.33%) HTML
3 5 (33.33%) CSS
4 4 (26.67%) Scrum
4 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (20.00%) Workflow
5 3 (20.00%) Java
5 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (20.00%) JIRA
5 3 (20.00%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 2 (13.33%) npm
6 2 (13.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (13.33%) SonarQube
6 2 (13.33%) AWS CloudTrail
6 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 2 (13.33%) PyPy
6 2 (13.33%) Case Management
6 2 (13.33%) Source Code Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 2 (13.33%) OAuth
6 2 (13.33%) OWASP
6 2 (13.33%) Banking
6 2 (13.33%) Document Management
6 2 (13.33%) PKI
6 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (13.33%) RESTful
6 2 (13.33%) Force.com
6 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (13.33%) Confluence

Apex Code
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (13.33%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (13.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (13.33%) AWS CloudTrail
2 2 (13.33%) Force.com
2 2 (13.33%) GitHub
2 2 (13.33%) npm
2 2 (13.33%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
1 1 (6.67%) HTTPS
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (20.00%) JIRA
2 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (13.33%) SonarQube
3 1 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (13.33%) Banking
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
1 12 (80.00%) Salesforce Developer
2 1 (6.67%) Architect
2 1 (6.67%) Salesforce Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) Visualforce
2 5 (33.33%) CSS
2 5 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (13.33%) jQuery
3 2 (13.33%) LDAP
3 2 (13.33%) Node.js
3 2 (13.33%) OAuth
3 2 (13.33%) OAuth2
3 2 (13.33%) REST
3 2 (13.33%) RESTful
3 2 (13.33%) SAML
3 2 (13.33%) Web Services
4 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (6.67%) JSON
4 1 (6.67%) Middleware
4 1 (6.67%) SOAP
4 1 (6.67%) Velocity
4 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) PKI
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (26.67%) Scrum
2 3 (20.00%) Workflow
3 2 (13.33%) Analytics
3 2 (13.33%) Case Management
3 2 (13.33%) Document Management
3 2 (13.33%) Information Security
3 2 (13.33%) OWASP
3 2 (13.33%) Source Code Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Static Code Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (6.67%) Build Automation
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps
4 1 (6.67%) Investment Management
4 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.67%) SDLC
4 1 (6.67%) Time Management
4 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (6.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) PyPy
2 2 (13.33%) Python
2 2 (13.33%) SOQL
3 1 (6.67%) C++
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) CCNA
1 2 (13.33%) CCNP
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Matomo
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco
2 2 (13.33%) Qualys
2 2 (13.33%) Splunk
3 1 (6.67%) Atlassian
3 1 (6.67%) Pardot