The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle APEX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle APEX over the 3 months to 23 April 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 Leeds 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Application Express (APEX)
Rank 88 - 68
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle APEX 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.25% - 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.45% - 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £329 - £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.16% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.32 £45.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-59.28% +32.35%
Development Applications Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
207 101 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 17.41% 13.08% 10.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 57 64
Average daily rate £325 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +8.00%
Oracle APEX
West Yorkshire

Oracle APEX
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Oracle APEX Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Oracle APEX
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Oracle APEX Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Oracle APEX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) PL/SQL
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) Ruby
4 2 (40.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) V-Model
4 2 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
4 2 (40.00%) LiveCycle
4 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (40.00%) nginx
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (40.00%) Open Source
4 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (40.00%) Capistrano
4 2 (40.00%) Puppet
4 2 (40.00%) Splunk
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (40.00%) HAProxy
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server

Oracle APEX
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 (40.00%) LiveCycle
1 2 (40.00%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) ProC
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Developer
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
1 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) V-Model
1 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (40.00%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) C#
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Capistrano
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
1 2 (40.00%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Splunk
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Adobe