The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle APEX skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle APEX over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Application Express (APEX)
Rank 204 191 214
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +23
Contract jobs citing Oracle APEX 2 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.035% 0.052% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.26% 0.38% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
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£338 £410 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.68% -18.04%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £45.00
Oracle APEX
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
762 791 817
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.19% 13.73% 11.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 620 623 608
Average daily rate £450 £450 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £320 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 7
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £43.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.16%

Oracle APEX
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Oracle APEX Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Oracle APEX
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Oracle APEX Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Oracle APEX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) PL/SQL
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) CRM
4 3 (37.50%) Siebel
4 3 (37.50%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (37.50%) SaaS
4 3 (37.50%) Eloqua
4 3 (37.50%) Mason
4 3 (37.50%) BigMachines
5 2 (25.00%) ITRS Geneos
5 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (25.00%) Visualforce
5 2 (25.00%) Apex Code
5 2 (25.00%) QA
5 2 (25.00%) QlikView
5 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) Banking
5 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
5 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (25.00%) PHP
5 2 (25.00%) MySQL
6 1 (12.50%) C#
6 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 1 (12.50%) .NET
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server

Oracle APEX
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (37.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
1 2 (25.00%) QlikView
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Developer
2 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) QA Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Siebel Architect
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Siebel Technical Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Siebel Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Mason
2 2 (25.00%) Visualforce
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) XSD
3 1 (12.50%) XSLT
3 1 (12.50%) LAMP
3 1 (12.50%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) CRM
2 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (12.50%) Inmon Methodology
3 1 (12.50%) OO PHP
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) PL/SQL
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
3 2 (25.00%) Apex Code
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 1 (12.50%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) Siebel
2 3 (37.50%) Eloqua
3 2 (25.00%) Salesforce.com