The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle APEX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle APEX over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Edinburgh 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Application Express (APEX)
Rank 79 60 61
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +1
Contract jobs citing Oracle APEX 4 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.31% 0.49% 0.098%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.44% 5.62% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Average daily rate
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£281 £270 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.88% -32.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £338 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.48% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £46.25
% change year-on-year
- -2.70%
Development Applications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
164 89 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.83% 8.70% 9.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 40 44
Average daily rate £375 £335 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% +6.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £207 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £400 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £28.25 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -29.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Oracle APEX
Scotland

Oracle APEX
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Oracle APEX Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Oracle APEX
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Oracle APEX Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Oracle APEX
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Java SE
2 3 (75.00%) Systems Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) XPath
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) JDBC
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g

Oracle APEX
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 4 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Java SE
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) JDBC
3 1 (25.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) XPath
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle