The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 Scotland 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Application Express (APEX)
Rank 125 102 103
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +1
Contract jobs citing Oracle APEX 6 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.22% 0.33% 0.038%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.90% 3.79% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Average daily rate
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£310 £315 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.58% -21.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.74% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £46.25
% change year-on-year
- -2.70%
Development Applications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
315 211 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.49% 8.63% 9.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 88 109
Average daily rate £375 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 £31.75 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.98% +54.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.13 £24.00 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £35.00 £32.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -0.66%
Oracle APEX
UK

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 1 August 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
Edinburgh -20 4 £281 +3.88%
Glasgow -3 1 - - 1
Oracle APEX
UK

Oracle APEX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) PL/SQL
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
4 3 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (50.00%) Java SE
4 3 (50.00%) jQuery
4 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (33.33%) JDBC
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
5 2 (33.33%) XPath
5 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
6 1 (16.67%) Web Development
6 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (16.67%) Use Case
6 1 (16.67%) Java EE
6 1 (16.67%) GlassFish
6 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Groovy
6 1 (16.67%) JRuby
6 1 (16.67%) Java EE 5
6 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (16.67%) Twitter
6 1 (16.67%) Adobe CQ

Oracle APEX
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 1 (16.67%) GlassFish
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe CQ
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Java SE
1 3 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) JDBC
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) Java EE
3 1 (16.67%) JRuby
3 1 (16.67%) Java EE 5
3 1 (16.67%) Spring
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle ADF
3 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (16.67%) JSP
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) OOD
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Web Design
3 1 (16.67%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) PL/SQL
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) XPath
4 1 (16.67%) Groovy
4 1 (16.67%) Jython
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Twitter
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