The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle APEX skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Application Express (APEX)
Rank 499 487 491
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Contract jobs citing Oracle APEX 80 69 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.19% 1.20% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 32 53
Average daily rate
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£360 £350 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -8.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £284 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Average hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +18.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +18.42%
Oracle APEX
UK

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

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6731 5769 5942
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.76% 11.96% 11.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 4539 3832 3329
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 110 222
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £21.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.78 £37.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +3.47%

Oracle APEX
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Oracle APEX Jobs Demand Trend in England

Oracle APEX
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Oracle APEX Daily Rate Trend in England

Oracle APEX
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle APEX across the England region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Oracle APEX Daily Rate Histogram in England

Oracle APEX
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Oracle APEX Hourly Rate Trend in England

Oracle APEX
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +18 31 £420 +40.00% 3
South East -12 23 £340 -15.00% 5
South West -23 13 £406 +24.92% 2
North West -9 5 £338 -3.57% 2
Yorkshire -9 4 £290 -0.85% 2
East of England - 2 £425 - 2
West Midlands - 1 £500 -
East Midlands - - - - 1
Oracle APEX
UK

Oracle APEX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 126 (100.00%) Oracle
2 99 (78.57%) SQL
3 83 (65.87%) PL/SQL
4 70 (55.56%) Oracle Database
5 49 (38.89%) Oracle Database 11g
6 31 (24.60%) Oracle Database 10g
7 30 (23.81%) JavaScript
8 29 (23.02%) Security Cleared
9 28 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
10 26 (20.63%) CSS
11 24 (19.05%) UNIX
11 24 (19.05%) jQuery
12 23 (18.25%) Oracle Forms
12 23 (18.25%) Oracle Reports
13 22 (17.46%) Ajax
13 22 (17.46%) SC Cleared
14 21 (16.67%) XML
14 21 (16.67%) HTML
14 21 (16.67%) Java
15 20 (15.87%) Linux
15 20 (15.87%) Shell Script
16 19 (15.08%) ITIL
16 19 (15.08%) Oracle BI Publisher
17 17 (13.49%) Workflow
17 17 (13.49%) Oracle Workflow
17 17 (13.49%) Agile Software Development
18 16 (12.70%) Toad
19 15 (11.90%) Perl
19 15 (11.90%) Finance
19 15 (11.90%) Migration

Oracle APEX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 17 (13.49%) Oracle Workflow
2 8 (6.35%) K2 blackpearl
2 8 (6.35%) WebLogic
3 5 (3.97%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.17%) SAS
5 2 (1.59%) IBM Notes
5 2 (1.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.59%) LiveCycle
6 1 (0.79%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.79%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 6 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.59%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.59%) MS Office
2 2 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.79%) FastStats
3 1 (0.79%) MS Project
3 1 (0.79%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (3.97%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (3.17%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (3.17%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (2.38%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (2.38%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (2.38%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (2.38%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (2.38%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 3 (2.38%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (2.38%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (2.38%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (1.59%) Kondor+
6 1 (0.79%) Oracle AGIS
6 1 (0.79%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.97%) Force.com
2 2 (1.59%) SaaS
2 2 (1.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.56%) SAN
2 3 (2.38%) LDAP
2 3 (2.38%) HTTP
2 3 (2.38%) Firewall
3 2 (1.59%) Network Security
3 2 (1.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (55.56%) Oracle Database
2 49 (38.89%) Oracle Database 11g
3 31 (24.60%) Oracle Database 10g
4 23 (18.25%) Oracle Reports
5 19 (15.08%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 13 (10.32%) Oracle BI EE
6 13 (10.32%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (7.14%) SQL Server
8 8 (6.35%) Oracle OWB
9 6 (4.76%) OLAP
9 6 (4.76%) OLTP
9 6 (4.76%) Oracle OLAP
9 6 (4.76%) Relational Database
10 5 (3.97%) Oracle Discoverer
11 4 (3.17%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (2.38%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 3 (2.38%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 3 (2.38%) Oracle9i Database
12 3 (2.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 23 (18.25%) Oracle Forms
2 16 (12.70%) Toad
3 10 (7.94%) PVCS
4 8 (6.35%) Subversion
5 5 (3.97%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.59%) JDeveloper
8 1 (0.79%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.79%) FishEye
8 1 (0.79%) JIRA
General
1 15 (11.90%) Finance
2 13 (10.32%) Banking
3 7 (5.56%) Investment Banking
3 7 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.38%) General Ledger
5 2 (1.59%) Military
6 1 (0.79%) Legal
6 1 (0.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 80 (63.49%) Developer
2 68 (53.97%) Oracle Developer
3 19 (15.08%) Analyst
4 7 (5.56%) Architect
4 7 (5.56%) PL/SQL Developer
4 7 (5.56%) SQL Developer
5 6 (4.76%) Senior Oracle Developer
5 6 (4.76%) Programmer
5 6 (4.76%) Consultant
5 6 (4.76%) Senior Developer
6 5 (3.97%) Analyst Programmer
6 5 (3.97%) Oracle Analyst
7 4 (3.17%) Oracle DBA
7 4 (3.17%) Developer Analyst
7 4 (3.17%) Technical Architect
7 4 (3.17%) DBA
7 4 (3.17%) Test Analyst
7 4 (3.17%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
7 4 (3.17%) Oracle Consultant
8 3 (2.38%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (20.63%) CSS
2 24 (19.05%) jQuery
3 22 (17.46%) Ajax
4 21 (16.67%) HTML
4 21 (16.67%) XML
5 13 (10.32%) .NET
6 8 (6.35%) JSON
6 8 (6.35%) Dojo
6 8 (6.35%) Web Services
7 5 (3.97%) SOAP
7 5 (3.97%) Middleware
8 4 (3.17%) Oracle Fusion
8 4 (3.17%) Visualforce
9 3 (2.38%) WSDL
9 3 (2.38%) REST
9 3 (2.38%) XSD
9 3 (2.38%) XSLT
10 2 (1.59%) ASP.NET
10 2 (1.59%) JSP
10 2 (1.59%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.35%) Management Information System
2 6 (4.76%) Data Integration
3 5 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.17%) Open Source
5 2 (1.59%) PMI
5 2 (1.59%) NHS
5 2 (1.59%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.79%) Statistics
6 1 (0.79%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.79%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.79%) Oracle Exalytics
6 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 24 (19.05%) UNIX
2 20 (15.87%) Linux
3 7 (5.56%) Windows
3 7 (5.56%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (2.38%) SUSE
5 1 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.79%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.79%) AIX
5 1 (0.79%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (15.08%) ITIL
3 17 (13.49%) Workflow
3 17 (13.49%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (11.90%) Migration
5 10 (7.94%) Validation
5 10 (7.94%) CRM
5 10 (7.94%) SOA
6 9 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 9 (7.14%) Data Migration
7 8 (6.35%) Database Tuning
7 8 (6.35%) Scrum
8 7 (5.56%) Regression Testing
9 6 (4.76%) Asset Management
9 6 (4.76%) Change Management
9 6 (4.76%) Data Analysis
9 6 (4.76%) Test Scripting
9 6 (4.76%) Waterfall
9 6 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (3.97%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 99 (78.57%) SQL
2 83 (65.87%) PL/SQL
3 30 (23.81%) JavaScript
4 21 (16.67%) Java
5 20 (15.87%) Shell Script
6 15 (11.90%) Perl
7 6 (4.76%) PHP
8 5 (3.97%) Apex Code
9 4 (3.17%) C
9 4 (3.17%) VBScript
9 4 (3.17%) VB
10 3 (2.38%) VBA
10 3 (2.38%) Python
10 3 (2.38%) SOQL
11 2 (1.59%) C#
11 2 (1.59%) C++
12 1 (0.79%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.79%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 29 (23.02%) Security Cleared
2 22 (17.46%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.76%) ISEB
4 5 (3.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (3.17%) DV Cleared
5 4 (3.17%) ISEB Practitioner
5 4 (3.17%) Degree
6 2 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.59%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.79%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.59%) COBIT
1 2 (1.59%) QA
2 1 (0.79%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (5.56%) VMware ESX
2 6 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (3.97%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 6 (4.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (3.97%) Data Guard
3 3 (2.38%) ITRS Geneos
4 2 (1.59%) Control-M
5 1 (0.79%) OVSD
5 1 (0.79%) OpenView
Vendors
1 126 (100.00%) Oracle
2 11 (8.73%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.56%) VMware
4 6 (4.76%) HP
5 5 (3.97%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (3.97%) SAP
6 4 (3.17%) IBM
7 2 (1.59%) Siebel
7 2 (1.59%) Sybase
7 2 (1.59%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.59%) Lotus
7 2 (1.59%) Citrix
7 2 (1.59%) Adobe
7 2 (1.59%) Serena
8 1 (0.79%) Alterian
8 1 (0.79%) Google
8 1 (0.79%) StreamServe
8 1 (0.79%) Splunk
8 1 (0.79%) Jaspersoft
8 1 (0.79%) Hyperion
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