Period
to 21 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 21 June 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
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 180 191 164
Rank change year-on-year +11 -27 +32
Contract jobs citing Apex Code 14 7 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.32% 0.16% 0.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.85% 0.40% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 16
East of England median daily rate £325 £325 £496
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -34.51% +4.47%
10th Percentile £273 £273 £413
90th Percentile £378 £378 £530
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £25.75 - -

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 East of England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,648 1,764 1,673
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 37.13% 39.69% 33.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 992 1,061 978
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £281 £273 £255
90th Percentile £569 £548 £525
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 118 122
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.75 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.84% +8.67% -
10th Percentile £16.35 £30.00 £21.38
90th Percentile £54.75 £52.50 £52.25
England median hourly rate £41.50 £41.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year +1.22% +6.49% +10.00%

Apex Code
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Apex Code in the East of England

Apex Code
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apex Code in the East of England

Apex Code
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 21 June 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
Hertfordshire +9 13 £325 -
Essex +16 1 - - 2
Apex Code
England

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 East of England region with a requirement for Apex Code.

1 14 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 13 (92.86%) Visualforce
3 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (42.86%) Scrum
4 6 (42.86%) Veeva
4 6 (42.86%) Matrix Organization
5 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (35.71%) Life Science
5 5 (35.71%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (35.71%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (35.71%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (28.57%) Web Services
6 4 (28.57%) JIRA
6 4 (28.57%) Migration
6 4 (28.57%) DevOps
7 3 (21.43%) Security Architecture
7 3 (21.43%) REST
7 3 (21.43%) Release Management
7 3 (21.43%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 3 (21.43%) Change Management
7 3 (21.43%) Marketing
7 3 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (21.43%) Billing
7 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
7 3 (21.43%) SOAP
8 2 (14.29%) Middleware
8 2 (14.29%) COM
8 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
8 2 (14.29%) CRM
8 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling

Apex Code
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Veeva
2 3 (21.43%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 1 (7.14%) Force.com
3 1 (7.14%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) JIRA
General
1 5 (35.71%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (21.43%) Billing
2 3 (21.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
1 6 (42.86%) Salesforce Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Architect
2 5 (35.71%) Salesforce Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Salesforce Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Veeva Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Salesforce Solution Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Salesforce Technical Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Digital Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Marketing Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Salesforce Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Veeva Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) Visualforce
2 4 (28.57%) Web Services
3 3 (21.43%) REST
3 3 (21.43%) SOAP
4 2 (14.29%) COM
4 2 (14.29%) Middleware
5 1 (7.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (35.71%) Life Science
1 5 (35.71%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Matrix Organization
2 6 (42.86%) Scrum
3 5 (35.71%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (28.57%) DevOps
4 4 (28.57%) Migration
5 3 (21.43%) Change Management
5 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) Release Management
5 3 (21.43%) Security Architecture
5 3 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (14.29%) Campaign Management
6 2 (14.29%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
6 2 (14.29%) CRM
6 2 (14.29%) Customer Insight
6 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 2 (14.29%) SDLC
7 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Pardot
2 2 (14.29%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 1 (7.14%) SAP