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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Application Express (APEX)
Rank 127 111 112
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +1
Contract jobs citing Oracle APEX 4 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.16% 0.45% 0.088%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.31% 3.44% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 0
Average daily rate £325 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £425 £320
% change year-on-year
-14.70% +32.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £47.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +75.92%
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
305 349 302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.97% 13.19% 13.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 212 173
Average daily rate £338 £360 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £310 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 6
Average hourly rate £37.75 £45.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.11% +38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.95 £27.60 £12.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.55 £47.50 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.65 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.56% +2.77%

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Edinburgh -15 4 £325 +14.03% 1
Oracle APEX
UK

Oracle APEX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 14 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (85.71%) SQL
3 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
4 9 (64.29%) Java
4 9 (64.29%) PL/SQL
5 8 (57.14%) HTML
5 8 (57.14%) Business Analysis
5 8 (57.14%) jQuery
6 7 (50.00%) Relational Database
6 7 (50.00%) Spring
6 7 (50.00%) ITIL
7 6 (42.86%) E-business
7 6 (42.86%) Oracle Forms
7 6 (42.86%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (28.57%) Unix
8 4 (28.57%) J2EE
8 4 (28.57%) Systems Analysis
8 4 (28.57%) Service Management
9 3 (21.43%) Java EE
9 3 (21.43%) Knowledge Management
9 3 (21.43%) Coaching
9 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (21.43%) Time Management
9 3 (21.43%) MySQL
9 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
9 3 (21.43%) Content Management
10 2 (14.29%) UML
10 2 (14.29%) Quality Management
11 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (7.14%) Banking

Oracle APEX
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (7.14%) Alfresco
1 1 (7.14%) CMS
1 1 (7.14%) Drupal
1 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) BigMachines
1 1 (7.14%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (21.43%) MySQL
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
4 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (7.14%) GIS
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (7.14%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Applications Support
3 3 (21.43%) Java Developer
4 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL Developer
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Designer
5 1 (7.14%) Drupal Developer
5 1 (7.14%) HTML Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Java Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) PHP Developer
5 1 (7.14%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) HTML
1 8 (57.14%) jQuery
2 7 (50.00%) Spring
3 4 (28.57%) J2EE
4 3 (21.43%) Java EE
5 1 (7.14%) Ajax
5 1 (7.14%) CSS
5 1 (7.14%) EJB
5 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
5 1 (7.14%) JSP
5 1 (7.14%) Mason
5 1 (7.14%) Struts
5 1 (7.14%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Unix
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Business Analysis
2 7 (50.00%) ITIL
3 6 (42.86%) E-business
4 4 (28.57%) Service Management
4 4 (28.57%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) Coaching
5 3 (21.43%) Content Management
5 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (21.43%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (21.43%) Time Management
6 2 (14.29%) Quality Management
6 2 (14.29%) UML
7 1 (7.14%) CRM
7 1 (7.14%) ETL
7 1 (7.14%) ITSM
7 1 (7.14%) OOD
7 1 (7.14%) Project Management
7 1 (7.14%) SOA
7 1 (7.14%) Validation
7 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) SQL
2 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
3 9 (64.29%) Java
3 9 (64.29%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.14%) Apex Code
4 1 (7.14%) Groovy
4 1 (7.14%) Jython
4 1 (7.14%) PHP
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (7.14%) Siebel