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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Application Express (APEX)
Rank 92 77 71
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -6
Contract jobs citing Oracle APEX 4 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.28% 0.38% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.15% 3.27% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £325 £285 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.03% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £425 £320
% change year-on-year
-14.70% +32.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £47.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +75.92%
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
186 153 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.14% 11.50% 12.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 88 81
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £307 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £47.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.65 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.56% +2.77%

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 5 February 2016, 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 12 (100.00%) Oracle
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
3 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
4 8 (66.67%) Java
4 8 (66.67%) PL/SQL
4 8 (66.67%) Business Analysis
5 7 (58.33%) jQuery
5 7 (58.33%) Relational Database
5 7 (58.33%) HTML
5 7 (58.33%) ITIL
6 6 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (50.00%) E-business
6 6 (50.00%) Spring
7 4 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (33.33%) Service Management
8 3 (25.00%) J2EE
8 3 (25.00%) Unix
8 3 (25.00%) Content Management
8 3 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
8 3 (25.00%) Time Management
8 3 (25.00%) Coaching
8 3 (25.00%) Java EE
8 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
9 2 (16.67%) Quality Management
10 1 (8.33%) GIS
10 1 (8.33%) MySQL
10 1 (8.33%) ITSM
10 1 (8.33%) Management Information System

Oracle APEX
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (8.33%) Alfresco
1 1 (8.33%) CMS
1 1 (8.33%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) BigMachines
1 1 (8.33%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) Relational Database
2 6 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (8.33%) GIS
4 1 (8.33%) MySQL
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Applications Support
3 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Drupal Developer
4 1 (8.33%) HTML Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
4 1 (8.33%) PHP Drupal Developer
4 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) HTML
1 7 (58.33%) jQuery
2 6 (50.00%) Spring
3 3 (25.00%) J2EE
3 3 (25.00%) Java EE
4 1 (8.33%) Ajax
4 1 (8.33%) Mason
4 1 (8.33%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 7 (58.33%) ITIL
3 6 (50.00%) E-business
4 4 (33.33%) Service Management
4 4 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) Coaching
5 3 (25.00%) Content Management
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (25.00%) Time Management
6 2 (16.67%) Quality Management
7 1 (8.33%) CRM
7 1 (8.33%) ITSM
7 1 (8.33%) Open Source
7 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
7 1 (8.33%) Project Management
7 1 (8.33%) UML
7 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 8 (66.67%) Java
3 8 (66.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (8.33%) Apex Code
4 1 (8.33%) PHP
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (8.33%) Siebel