The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 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 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Application Express (APEX)
Rank 500 492 504
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +12
Contract jobs citing Oracle APEX 66 47 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.10% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.02% 0.85% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 21 43
Average daily rate
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£388 £344 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.72% -4.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £482 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £338 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.48% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £46.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £46.25
% change year-on-year
- -2.70%
Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6456 5516 5685
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.06% 11.84% 10.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 4221 3529 3389
Average daily rate £398 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.57% +3.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 133 206
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £26.25 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Oracle APEX
UK

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +31 27 £430 +7.50% 3
South East -1 19 £375 +3.44% 6
North West +1 6 £338 -3.57% 4
Yorkshire 0 4 £340 +51.11% 5
West Midlands -17 4 £300 -14.28%
South West -27 3 £250 -25.92% 3
East Midlands - - - - 1
Oracle APEX
UK

Oracle APEX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 123 (100.00%) Oracle
2 92 (74.80%) SQL
3 71 (57.72%) PL/SQL
4 47 (38.21%) Oracle Database
5 37 (30.08%) UNIX
6 35 (28.46%) Security Cleared
7 34 (27.64%) Oracle Reports
7 34 (27.64%) XML
8 33 (26.83%) Oracle Forms
9 32 (26.02%) JavaScript
9 32 (26.02%) Toad
10 31 (25.20%) Oracle Database 11g
11 29 (23.58%) Java
12 28 (22.76%) Microsoft
13 25 (20.33%) CSS
14 24 (19.51%) Workflow
14 24 (19.51%) SC Cleared
15 23 (18.70%) Oracle Workflow
15 23 (18.70%) Ajax
15 23 (18.70%) HTML
15 23 (18.70%) MS Excel
16 19 (15.45%) .NET
16 19 (15.45%) Oracle Database 10g
16 19 (15.45%) Oracle EBS
16 19 (15.45%) Serena
17 17 (13.82%) MS PowerPoint
17 17 (13.82%) MS Visio
17 17 (13.82%) Oracle Payables
18 15 (12.20%) JDeveloper
18 15 (12.20%) jQuery

Oracle APEX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 23 (18.70%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (4.07%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.44%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.44%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (1.63%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.81%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.81%) SAS
5 1 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.81%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.81%) LiveCycle
5 1 (0.81%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 23 (18.70%) MS Excel
2 17 (13.82%) MS Visio
2 17 (13.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.25%) MS Office
4 1 (0.81%) MS Project
4 1 (0.81%) SPSS
4 1 (0.81%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 19 (15.45%) Oracle EBS
2 17 (13.82%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (3.25%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (2.44%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (1.63%) Kondor+
6 1 (0.81%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.07%) Force.com
2 2 (1.63%) Office 365
3 1 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.81%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.44%) LDAP
1 3 (2.44%) HTTP
1 3 (2.44%) SAN
1 3 (2.44%) Firewall
2 2 (1.63%) Network Security
3 1 (0.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (38.21%) Oracle Database
2 34 (27.64%) Oracle Reports
3 31 (25.20%) Oracle Database 11g
4 19 (15.45%) Oracle Database 10g
5 14 (11.38%) Oracle OWB
6 9 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (7.32%) SQL Server
7 7 (5.69%) Relational Database
8 6 (4.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 6 (4.88%) Oracle BI EE
9 5 (4.07%) Oracle ODI
10 4 (3.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (2.44%) SQLPlus
11 3 (2.44%) MySQL
11 3 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (1.63%) Oracle OLAP
12 2 (1.63%) Siebel EIM
12 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (1.63%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 33 (26.83%) Oracle Forms
2 32 (26.02%) Toad
3 15 (12.20%) JDeveloper
4 11 (8.94%) Subversion
5 10 (8.13%) QuickTest Pro
6 8 (6.50%) PVCS
7 2 (1.63%) Hudson
7 2 (1.63%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.81%) FishEye
8 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.81%) JIRA
8 1 (0.81%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (11.38%) Finance
2 10 (8.13%) Banking
3 9 (7.32%) Military
4 7 (5.69%) Investment Banking
5 6 (4.88%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.44%) Marketing
7 2 (1.63%) Retail
7 2 (1.63%) Front Office
8 1 (0.81%) Back Office
8 1 (0.81%) Legal
8 1 (0.81%) Billing
8 1 (0.81%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.81%) French Language
8 1 (0.81%) German Language
8 1 (0.81%) Polish Language
8 1 (0.81%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.81%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 74 (60.16%) Developer
2 58 (47.15%) Oracle Developer
3 17 (13.82%) Analyst
4 10 (8.13%) DBA
4 10 (8.13%) Oracle DBA
4 10 (8.13%) SQL Developer
5 9 (7.32%) PL/SQL Developer
6 6 (4.88%) Automation Tester
6 6 (4.88%) Java Developer
6 6 (4.88%) Tester
6 6 (4.88%) Architect
7 5 (4.07%) Test Analyst
7 5 (4.07%) Senior Developer
7 5 (4.07%) Senior Oracle Developer
8 4 (3.25%) Business Analyst
8 4 (3.25%) Technical Architect
8 4 (3.25%) Applications Developer
9 3 (2.44%) Consultant
9 3 (2.44%) Support Analyst
10 2 (1.63%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (27.64%) XML
2 25 (20.33%) CSS
3 23 (18.70%) HTML
3 23 (18.70%) Ajax
4 19 (15.45%) .NET
5 15 (12.20%) jQuery
6 10 (8.13%) Web Services
7 8 (6.50%) XHTML
7 8 (6.50%) JSON
7 8 (6.50%) Dojo
8 6 (4.88%) Visualforce
9 5 (4.07%) SOAP
10 3 (2.44%) ASP.NET
10 3 (2.44%) WSDL
10 3 (2.44%) XSD
10 3 (2.44%) XSLT
11 2 (1.63%) JSP
11 2 (1.63%) Middleware
11 2 (1.63%) Spring
11 2 (1.63%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.25%) Management Information System
2 3 (2.44%) Data Integration
2 3 (2.44%) Open Source
3 2 (1.63%) NHS
3 2 (1.63%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.81%) Hedge funds
4 1 (0.81%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.81%) Replication
4 1 (0.81%) Fixed Income
4 1 (0.81%) Statistics
4 1 (0.81%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 37 (30.08%) UNIX
2 11 (8.94%) Linux
3 9 (7.32%) Windows
4 4 (3.25%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (1.63%) Solaris
5 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.81%) SUSE
6 1 (0.81%) AIX
6 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (19.51%) Workflow
2 13 (10.57%) Migration
2 13 (10.57%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (9.76%) CRM
4 11 (8.94%) Release Management
4 11 (8.94%) Test Scripting
5 10 (8.13%) SOA
6 9 (7.32%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (6.50%) ITIL
7 8 (6.50%) Validation
7 8 (6.50%) Data Migration
8 7 (5.69%) Database Tuning
8 7 (5.69%) Test Automation
8 7 (5.69%) Test Strategy
8 7 (5.69%) Configuration Management
9 6 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (4.88%) Technical Analysis
10 5 (4.07%) Data Analysis
10 5 (4.07%) Scrum
10 5 (4.07%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 92 (74.80%) SQL
2 71 (57.72%) PL/SQL
3 32 (26.02%) JavaScript
4 29 (23.58%) Java
5 12 (9.76%) Shell Script
6 10 (8.13%) Apex Code
6 10 (8.13%) C
7 9 (7.32%) VBScript
8 7 (5.69%) VB
8 7 (5.69%) Perl
9 6 (4.88%) C#
10 4 (3.25%) PHP
11 3 (2.44%) C++
12 2 (1.63%) Python
13 1 (0.81%) Tcl
13 1 (0.81%) Ruby
13 1 (0.81%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.81%) VBA
Qualifications
1 35 (28.46%) Security Cleared
2 24 (19.51%) SC Cleared
3 12 (9.76%) ISEB
4 8 (6.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (4.88%) ISEB Practitioner
6 4 (3.25%) DV Cleared
7 3 (2.44%) Degree
8 2 (1.63%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.63%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.94%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (5.69%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (3.25%) VMware ESX
3 3 (2.44%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 7 (5.69%) Data Guard
2 3 (2.44%) ITRS Geneos
3 2 (1.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (1.63%) Control-M
4 1 (0.81%) OVSD
4 1 (0.81%) OpenView
Vendors
1 123 (100.00%) Oracle
2 28 (22.76%) Microsoft
3 19 (15.45%) Serena
4 11 (8.94%) HP
5 10 (8.13%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (4.07%) IBM
7 4 (3.25%) SAP
7 4 (3.25%) VMware
8 2 (1.63%) Lotus
8 2 (1.63%) Sybase
8 2 (1.63%) Business Objects
8 2 (1.63%) Siebel
8 2 (1.63%) Citrix
9 1 (0.81%) BMC
9 1 (0.81%) Informatica
9 1 (0.81%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.81%) Remedy
9 1 (0.81%) Perforce
9 1 (0.81%) Adobe
9 1 (0.81%) Cognos
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