The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 58 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Apex Code 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.75% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.58% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
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 Reading with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 194 288 319
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 29.00% 28.54% 32.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 189 211
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £338 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 3
Median hourly rate £14.00 £9.00 £55.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.55% -83.82%  
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 Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

Apex Code
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apex Code in Reading

Apex Code
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Reading

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 Reading region with a requirement for Apex Code.

1 11 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 10 (90.91%) C#
2 10 (90.91%) SQL
3 9 (81.82%) .NET
3 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (72.73%) Finance
5 1 (9.09%) CSS
5 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (9.09%) German Language

Apex Code
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) German Language
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
1 10 (90.91%) Salesforce Developer
2 8 (72.73%) .NET Developer
2 8 (72.73%) C# .NET Developer
2 8 (72.73%) C# Developer
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Salesforce Trainer
3 1 (9.09%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) C#
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Salesforce.com