The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Application Express (APEX)
Rank 88 75 61
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -14
Contract jobs citing Oracle APEX 5 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.30% 0.34% 0.54%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.84% 2.78% 6.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Average daily rate
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£260 £281 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.30% -6.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £257 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £304 £312
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £45.00
Oracle APEX
Scotland

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

Development Applications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
176 144 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.47% 12.24% 8.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 85 47
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £243 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £27.45 £42.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.42% +30.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.85%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) PL/SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) GIS
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Spatial
4 2 (33.33%) Data Validation
4 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
4 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Validation
4 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (33.33%) Spring
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) Ant
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) JSP
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (33.33%) Toad
4 2 (33.33%) RDBMS

Oracle APEX
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Spatial
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
2 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (33.33%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Ant
1 2 (33.33%) Toad
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Development Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) JSP
1 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 2 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) GIS
2 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) MVC
1 2 (33.33%) Validation
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
1 2 (33.33%) Scrum
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Data Validation
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Content Management
2 1 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) PL/SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle