The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle APEX skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle APEX over the 3 months to 18 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 East of England 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Application Express (APEX)
Rank 138 - 133
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle APEX 6 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.19% - 0.064%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.53% - 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £438 - -
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
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
392 227 379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 12.43% 10.08% 12.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 123 171
Average daily rate £365 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 19 58
Average hourly rate £37.00 £33.67 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.90% -7.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.80 £16.15 £26.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.70 £51.35 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
Oracle APEX
England

Oracle APEX
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Oracle APEX Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Oracle APEX
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Oracle APEX Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Oracle APEX
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle APEX across the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Oracle APEX Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Oracle APEX
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle APEX across the East of England region.

Oracle APEX Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Oracle APEX
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle APEX within the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire - 5 £438 -
Suffolk - 1 - -
Oracle APEX
England

Oracle APEX
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (71.43%) Data Guard
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle ODI
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle OWB
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (57.14%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) XML
5 1 (14.29%) Toad
5 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Ajax
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (14.29%) Data Governance
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle BI Publisher

Oracle APEX
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle ODI
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Toad
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) DBA
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Oracle DBA
3 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Data Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) Ajax
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle