Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 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
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 209 174 204
Rank change year-on-year -35 +30 +11
Contract jobs citing Apex Code 4 21 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.078% 0.43% 0.068%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.20% 1.09% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 14 3
East of England median daily rate £406 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.50% +6.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £308
90th Percentile £464 £434 £443
England median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £80.00 -

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 the East of England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2001 1919 2233
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 38.78% 39.37% 37.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1110 1134 1296
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +2.74%
10th Percentile £288 £238 £250
90th Percentile £575 £538 £500
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 140 168
East of England median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.25% +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £15.92 £27.62 £20.70
90th Percentile £53.25 £52.50 £50.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +21.95%

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 23 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
Cambridgeshire -32 3 £406 +1.50%
Bedfordshire -8 1 - -
Apex Code
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 East of England region with a requirement for Apex Code.

1 4 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 4 (100.00%) Visualforce
2 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) Automotive
2 2 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) Prototyping
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Data Flow Diagram
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (25.00%) Mason
3 1 (25.00%) Force.com
3 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (25.00%) 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 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Force.com
General
1 2 (50.00%) Automotive
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Salesforce Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Salesforce Solution Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Salesforce Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Salesforce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Visualforce
2 1 (25.00%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (50.00%) Prototyping
1 2 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (25.00%) Data Flow Diagram
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Salesforce.com