Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 18 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 > North West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 216 230
Contract jobs citing Apex Code 0 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West - 0.17% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.48% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 6
North West median daily rate - £455 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.66% -6.94%
England median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West 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 North West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2160 2517 2699
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 38.00% 36.50% 31.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1482 1733 1684
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +15.38%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £250
90th Percentile £531 £500 £526
England median daily rate £455 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +7.06% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 61 95
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £29.53 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.48% -21.27% +30.43%
10th Percentile £12.00 £13.25 £16.75
90th Percentile £51.71 £42.50 £52.47
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.23
% change year-on-year +6.67% +0.74% +24.08%

Apex Code
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Apex Code in the North West

Apex Code
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apex Code in the North West