The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle APEX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland 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 October 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Application Express (APEX)
Rank 118 109 107
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Contract jobs citing Oracle APEX 2 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.073% 0.32% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.62% 2.57% 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £300 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -17.24%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £44.00
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
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 Scotland region.

Development Applications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
323 311 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.75% 12.52% 7.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 163 110
Average daily rate £375 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £270 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.60% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 10
Average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.29 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.17% +3.67%

Oracle APEX
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Oracle APEX Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Oracle APEX
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Oracle APEX Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Oracle APEX
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Oracle APEX Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Oracle APEX
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 October 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
Glasgow - 1 £400 -
Aberdeen - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Oracle APEX
UK

Oracle APEX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (87.50%) PL/SQL
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) Java
4 5 (62.50%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database
5 4 (50.00%) jQuery
5 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
6 3 (37.50%) Java SE
6 3 (37.50%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
7 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (25.00%) Spring
7 2 (25.00%) Oracle ADF
7 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
7 2 (25.00%) Scrum
7 2 (25.00%) Jython
7 2 (25.00%) Java EE
7 2 (25.00%) XPath
7 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (25.00%) Use Case
7 2 (25.00%) GlassFish
7 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
7 2 (25.00%) Groovy
7 2 (25.00%) JRuby
7 2 (25.00%) Java EE 5
7 2 (25.00%) OOD

Oracle APEX
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 (25.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (25.00%) GlassFish
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (25.00%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (12.50%) SAS
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Reports
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (25.00%) MySQL
3 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (12.50%) MS Access
4 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (12.50%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (12.50%) Toad
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Designer
3 2 (25.00%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Designer
4 1 (12.50%) Development Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SAP BW Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) jQuery
2 3 (37.50%) Java SE
3 2 (25.00%) Java EE
3 2 (25.00%) JRuby
3 2 (25.00%) Java EE 5
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) JDBC
3 2 (25.00%) JSP
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle ADF
3 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (25.00%) Spring
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 1 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Conversion
1 1 (12.50%) Data Extraction
1 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) UNIX
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
1 3 (37.50%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (25.00%) Use Case
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (25.00%) OOD
2 2 (25.00%) SOA
2 2 (25.00%) UML
2 2 (25.00%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Web Design
3 1 (12.50%) ETL
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) PL/SQL
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) Jython
4 2 (25.00%) XPath
4 2 (25.00%) Groovy
5 1 (12.50%) PHP
5 1 (12.50%) VB
5 1 (12.50%) ABAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Twitter
3 1 (12.50%) Business Objects
3 1 (12.50%) SAP