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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 15 August 2022 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
England > London
6 months to
15 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 463 416 309
Rank change year-on-year -47 -107 +54
Contract jobs citing Apex Code 136 129 73
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.34% 0.41% 0.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.80% 0.89% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 75 46
10th Percentile £408 £403 £400
25th Percentile £477 £481 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £575 £500
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +15.00% -4.76%
75th Percentile £675 £675 £592
90th Percentile £731 £725 £650
England median daily rate £575 £550 £500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -

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 London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 17,054 14,431 7,438
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 43.03% 46.37% 50.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,967 10,785 5,519
10th Percentile £416 £389 £363
25th Percentile £500 £463 £440
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £550 £525
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -
75th Percentile £725 £658 £638
90th Percentile £813 £725 £725
England median daily rate £575 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 80 61
10th Percentile £30.65 £20.94 £22.50
25th Percentile £38.40 £32.13 £31.84
Median hourly rate £55.00 £46.25 £46.42
Median % change year-on-year +18.92% -0.36% +3.24%
75th Percentile £67.50 £64.00 £57.50
90th Percentile £77.05 £68.41 £65.25
England median hourly rate £55.00 £43.17 £42.50
% change year-on-year +27.41% +1.57% -5.56%

Apex Code
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Apex Code as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Apex Code in London

Apex Code
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Apex Code in London.

Daily rate trend for Apex Code in London

Apex Code
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Apex Code in London over the 6 months to 15 August 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Apex Code in London

Apex Code
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Apex Code in London.

Hourly rate trend for Apex Code in London

Apex Code
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 15 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -18 13 £500 -13.04% 13
Apex Code
England

For the 6 months to 15 August 2022, 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 London region with a requirement for Apex Code.

1 136 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 100 (73.53%) Lightning Web Components
3 78 (57.35%) Agile
4 73 (53.68%) Visualforce
5 61 (44.85%) JavaScript
6 57 (41.91%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 36 (26.47%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 35 (25.74%) DevOps
9 33 (24.26%) AWS
10 29 (21.32%) Web Services
11 27 (19.85%) Test Automation
12 25 (18.38%) CRM
13 24 (17.65%) Java
13 24 (17.65%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
13 24 (17.65%) CI/CD
14 23 (16.91%) OO
14 23 (16.91%) Validation
14 23 (16.91%) Scrum
15 21 (15.44%) OOD
15 21 (15.44%) QA
16 19 (13.97%) Kanban
16 19 (13.97%) Finance
16 19 (13.97%) Clean Code
17 17 (12.50%) Data Modelling
17 17 (12.50%) TDD
17 17 (12.50%) Pair Programming
17 17 (12.50%) SOQL
18 16 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
18 16 (11.76%) Migration
19 15 (11.03%) REST

Apex Code
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (1.47%) IIS
2 1 (0.74%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (1.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 57 (41.91%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 36 (26.47%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 33 (24.26%) AWS
4 13 (9.56%) Force.com
5 9 (6.62%) SaaS
6 1 (0.74%) Azure
6 1 (0.74%) Azure DevOps
6 1 (0.74%) Boomi
6 1 (0.74%) Salesforce Einstein
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.94%) Metadata
2 3 (2.21%) MySQL
3 2 (1.47%) DBAmp
3 2 (1.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.21%) Ant
1 3 (2.21%) Eclipse
1 3 (2.21%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.47%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.47%) Visual Studio Code
3 1 (0.74%) JIRA
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.74%) Postman
3 1 (0.74%) SoapUI
General
1 19 (13.97%) Finance
2 12 (8.82%) Social Skills
3 8 (5.88%) Banking
4 6 (4.41%) Marketing
5 4 (2.94%) Local Government
6 2 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.47%) Billing
7 1 (0.74%) Influencing Skills
7 1 (0.74%) Law
7 1 (0.74%) Legal
7 1 (0.74%) Retail
Job Titles
1 98 (72.06%) Developer
1 98 (72.06%) Salesforce Developer
2 17 (12.50%) Senior Developer
2 17 (12.50%) Senior Salesforce Developer
3 15 (11.03%) Architect
3 15 (11.03%) Salesforce Architect
4 9 (6.62%) Lead Developer
5 4 (2.94%) Administrator
5 4 (2.94%) Salesforce Administrator
6 3 (2.21%) Analyst
6 3 (2.21%) Business Analyst
6 3 (2.21%) Cloud Developer
6 3 (2.21%) Project Manager
6 3 (2.21%) Salesforce Analyst
6 3 (2.21%) Salesforce Business Analyst
6 3 (2.21%) Salesforce Project Manager
7 2 (1.47%) Agile Developer
7 2 (1.47%) Dashboard Developer
7 2 (1.47%) Salesforce Technical Architect
7 2 (1.47%) Workflow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (73.53%) Lightning Web Components
2 73 (53.68%) Visualforce
3 29 (21.32%) Web Services
4 15 (11.03%) REST
5 14 (10.29%) SOAP
6 12 (8.82%) HTML
7 9 (6.62%) CSS
8 8 (5.88%) Middleware
8 8 (5.88%) RESTful
8 8 (5.88%) XML
9 5 (3.68%) JSON
10 4 (2.94%) HTML5
11 2 (1.47%) COM
11 2 (1.47%) Spring
12 1 (0.74%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (2.94%) Data Structures
2 3 (2.21%) Online Banking
2 3 (2.21%) User Experience
3 2 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.47%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.74%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (0.74%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (0.74%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (57.35%) Agile
2 35 (25.74%) DevOps
3 27 (19.85%) Test Automation
4 25 (18.38%) CRM
5 24 (17.65%) CI/CD
5 24 (17.65%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
6 23 (16.91%) OO
6 23 (16.91%) Scrum
6 23 (16.91%) Validation
7 21 (15.44%) OOD
8 19 (13.97%) Clean Code
8 19 (13.97%) Kanban
9 17 (12.50%) Data Modelling
9 17 (12.50%) Pair Programming
9 17 (12.50%) TDD
10 16 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
10 16 (11.76%) Migration
11 14 (10.29%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (10.29%) SDLC
12 13 (9.56%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 61 (44.85%) JavaScript
2 24 (17.65%) Java
3 17 (12.50%) SOQL
4 5 (3.68%) SOSL
5 4 (2.94%) SQL
6 3 (2.21%) C#
7 2 (1.47%) Formula Language
Qualifications
1 14 (10.29%) Security Cleared
2 13 (9.56%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.15%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (15.44%) QA
2 3 (2.21%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 136 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (2.94%) MuleSoft
3 3 (2.21%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.47%) Informatica
4 2 (1.47%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 1 (0.74%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.74%) Conga
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle