The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle APEX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle APEX over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Birmingham region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Application Express (APEX)
Rank - - 54
Contract jobs citing Oracle APEX 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - - 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.86% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.32 £45.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-59.28% +21.62%
Development Applications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
47 43 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.72% 8.41% 7.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 26 14
Average daily rate £313 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £550 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Average hourly rate £31.00 £37.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.21% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
Oracle APEX
West Midlands

Oracle APEX
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle APEX across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Oracle APEX Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Oracle APEX
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle APEX across the Birmingham region.

Oracle APEX Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Oracle APEX
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Oracle APEX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle APEX.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Toad
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) FishEye
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database

Oracle APEX
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Oracle APEX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle APEX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Toad
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) FishEye
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft