The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Force.com Apex Code
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 54 48 65
Rank change year-on-year -6 +17  
Contract jobs citing Apex Code 9 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.62% 0.80% 0.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.36% 1.81% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 3
Median daily rate £525 £444 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.30% -19.31%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £450
% change year-on-year +2.85% -2.77%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Apex Code is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 268 221 235
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 48.38% 44.47% 34.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 185 165
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £297 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 15
Median hourly rate £35.00 £11.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +218.18% -56.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £11.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £35.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

Apex Code
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire citing Apex Code as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Apex Code in Oxfordshire

Apex Code
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apex Code in Oxfordshire

Apex Code
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -3 6 £525 +16.66%
Apex Code
South East

Apex Code
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Apex Code.

1 15 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (46.67%) Visualforce
3 5 (33.33%) Finance
3 5 (33.33%) CRM
4 4 (26.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (20.00%) C#
6 2 (13.33%) High Availability
6 2 (13.33%) Line Management
6 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
6 2 (13.33%) WebSphere Cast Iron
6 2 (13.33%) Python
6 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
6 2 (13.33%) Java
6 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 2 (13.33%) Perl
6 2 (13.33%) .NET
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
6 2 (13.33%) Middleware
6 2 (13.33%) Sophos
6 2 (13.33%) Project Management
6 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Degree
7 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
7 1 (6.67%) Dutch Language
7 1 (6.67%) Advertising
7 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
7 1 (6.67%) EAI

Apex Code
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Force.com
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Advertising
2 1 (6.67%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Consultant
1 8 (53.33%) Salesforce Consultant
2 6 (40.00%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Salesforce Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Salesforce Technical Consultant
3 5 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Salesforce Consultant
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Salesforce Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Architect
5 2 (13.33%) Salesforce Architect
5 2 (13.33%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Architect
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Salesforce Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Salesforce Technical Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Technical Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) Visualforce
2 2 (13.33%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) Middleware
3 1 (6.67%) CSS
3 1 (6.67%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) Mason
3 1 (6.67%) REST
3 1 (6.67%) SOAP
3 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) CRM
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) High Availability
3 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Line Management
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.67%) EAI
4 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (13.33%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (13.33%) Perl
2 2 (13.33%) Python
3 1 (6.67%) C++
3 1 (6.67%) SOQL
3 1 (6.67%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Sophos
Oxfordshire
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