The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle APEX skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle APEX over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Application Express (APEX)
Rank 149 133 116
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -17
Contract jobs citing Oracle APEX 2 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.055% 0.032% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.50% 0.38% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
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£455 - £288
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - -
Oracle APEX
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Development Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
399 265 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 11.04% 8.53% 11.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 157 131
Average daily rate £358 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.92% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 10
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.49 £38.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.02% -3.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £18.15 £28.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.49 £81.00 £120.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.02 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +0.80%

Oracle APEX
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Oracle APEX Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Oracle APEX
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Oracle APEX Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Oracle APEX
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Oracle APEX Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Oracle APEX
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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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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
Manchester -4 2 £455 - 1
Oracle APEX
England

Oracle APEX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 16 (100.00%) Oracle
2 15 (93.75%) PL/SQL
2 15 (93.75%) SQL
3 12 (75.00%) Oracle Database
4 10 (62.50%) Oracle Database 10g
5 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (50.00%) Finance
5 8 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (37.50%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (25.00%) Oracle 11i
7 4 (25.00%) CRM
7 4 (25.00%) RDBMS
7 4 (25.00%) HTML
7 4 (25.00%) SAP
7 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
7 4 (25.00%) Life Science
7 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
7 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (18.75%) Oracle General Ledger
8 3 (18.75%) QA
8 3 (18.75%) Oracle Payables
8 3 (18.75%) Oracle Receivables
8 3 (18.75%) Oracle Assets
8 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (18.75%) CSS
8 3 (18.75%) Java
8 3 (18.75%) MS Office
8 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
8 3 (18.75%) VMS

Oracle APEX
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 (12.50%) LiveCycle
2 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.25%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Office
2 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle 11i
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 10 (62.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 6 (37.50%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (18.75%) SQLPlus
5 3 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 2 (12.50%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (6.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (6.25%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 9 (56.25%) Oracle Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Systems Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Applications Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Systems Integrator
6 1 (6.25%) SAP Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Development Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle Development Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle Support Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle Financials Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) HTML
2 3 (18.75%) CSS
3 2 (12.50%) .NET
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 2 (12.50%) Web Services
3 2 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (6.25%) jQuery
4 1 (6.25%) SOAP
4 1 (6.25%) Ajax
4 1 (6.25%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Life Science
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (18.75%) VMS
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) CRM
2 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (18.75%) RAD
3 3 (18.75%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) TDD
4 2 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) DSDM
4 2 (12.50%) Open Source
4 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 2 (12.50%) V-Model
5 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
5 1 (6.25%) ERP
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.25%) Service Management
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) PL/SQL
1 15 (93.75%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) SAP
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) HP
3 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
4 2 (12.50%) Adobe
5 1 (6.25%) Business Objects
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Mason Frank
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