The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle APEX skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle APEX over the 3 months to 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Application Express (APEX)
Rank 509 497 486
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -11
Contract jobs citing Oracle APEX 72 69 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.02% 1.13% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 41 24
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£375 £338 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £385
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -15.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £47.50 £18.32 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+159.27% -59.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £18.32 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+159.27% -59.28%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7030 6081 5130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.38% 12.01% 11.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4598 3834 3239
Average daily rate £400 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 116 158
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.69 £17.80 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.55 £52.50 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +5.00%

Oracle APEX
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Oracle APEX Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Oracle APEX
Daily Rate Trend

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

Oracle APEX Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle APEX
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle APEX within the UK over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Oracle APEX Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Oracle APEX
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Oracle APEX Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle APEX
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 4 March 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
England -12 56 £344 +1.85% 25
London -10 24 £400 - 10
North West -5 13 £296 -30.29%
Scotland 0 11 £431 - 2
City of London +15 8 £428 +3.63% 5
South West +1 8 £430 +43.33% 1
Glasgow - 8 £440 - 2
Gloucestershire -4 7 £430 +43.33%
Manchester -10 7 £288 -32.35%
Cheshire - 5 £293 -
Yorkshire -24 4 £331 +4.33% 10
South East -32 3 £300 -4.00% 2
South Wales - 3 - -
Wales - 3 - - 1
Surrey -5 1 - -
Edinburgh -11 1 - -
Leeds -16 1 £338 +6.29% 7
West Yorkshire -28 1 £338 +4.65% 10
Cheltenham - 1 £430 -
Bristol - 1 - - 1
Northwich - 1 - -
Portsmouth - - - -
Reading - - - - 1
Tewkesbury - - - -
Watford - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 2
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Barry - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -

Oracle APEX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 187 (100.00%) Oracle
2 161 (86.10%) SQL
3 148 (79.14%) PL/SQL
4 118 (63.10%) Oracle Database
5 77 (41.18%) Oracle Database 11g
6 58 (31.02%) Java
7 56 (29.95%) Oracle Database 10g
8 52 (27.81%) Security Cleared
9 50 (26.74%) HTML
9 50 (26.74%) CSS
10 49 (26.20%) Oracle Forms
11 48 (25.67%) JavaScript
12 46 (24.60%) Oracle Reports
13 42 (22.46%) Agile Software Development
14 41 (21.93%) jQuery
15 32 (17.11%) SC Cleared
16 31 (16.58%) Linux
16 31 (16.58%) Business Intelligence
17 30 (16.04%) UNIX
18 28 (14.97%) Finance
18 28 (14.97%) Oracle BI Publisher
19 27 (14.44%) .NET
20 26 (13.90%) SQL Server
20 26 (13.90%) Toad
20 26 (13.90%) Shell Script
21 24 (12.83%) Ajax
22 22 (11.76%) Scrum
23 21 (11.23%) Oracle Applications
23 21 (11.23%) XML
23 21 (11.23%) CRM

Oracle APEX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 20 (10.70%) Oracle Workflow
2 15 (8.02%) WebLogic
3 7 (3.74%) K2 blackpearl
3 7 (3.74%) LiveCycle
3 7 (3.74%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (2.67%) Adobe CQ
4 5 (2.67%) GlassFish
5 4 (2.14%) Apache
6 3 (1.60%) Oracle Application Server
6 3 (1.60%) JBoss
6 3 (1.60%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.60%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.53%) Confluence
7 1 (0.53%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 9 (4.81%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.21%) MS Project
2 6 (3.21%) MS Office
3 2 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (11.23%) Oracle Applications
2 14 (7.49%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (4.28%) Oracle Financials
3 8 (4.28%) Oracle 11i
4 5 (2.67%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (2.67%) Oracle Receivables
4 5 (2.67%) Oracle Assets
4 5 (2.67%) Oracle General Ledger
4 5 (2.67%) Oracle ERP
5 4 (2.14%) Oracle HRMS
5 4 (2.14%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (1.60%) SAP IS-U
7 2 (1.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (1.07%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 2 (1.07%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.53%) Demantra
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle iProcurement
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle AGIS
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.49%) SaaS
2 8 (4.28%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.60%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.14%) SAN
2 1 (0.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (63.10%) Oracle Database
2 77 (41.18%) Oracle Database 11g
3 56 (29.95%) Oracle Database 10g
4 46 (24.60%) Oracle Reports
5 28 (14.97%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 26 (13.90%) SQL Server
7 15 (8.02%) RDBMS
7 15 (8.02%) Relational Database
8 13 (6.95%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (6.95%) Oracle Discoverer
9 10 (5.35%) SQL Server 2000
9 10 (5.35%) SQL Server 2005
9 10 (5.35%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (4.81%) Oracle Database 12c
10 9 (4.81%) Oracle9i Database
11 8 (4.28%) Oracle BI EE
11 8 (4.28%) Oracle OWB
12 7 (3.74%) PostgreSQL
12 7 (3.74%) MySQL
12 7 (3.74%) SQL Navigator
Development Applications
1 49 (26.20%) Oracle Forms
2 26 (13.90%) Toad
3 12 (6.42%) Visual Studio
4 9 (4.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (4.81%) JDeveloper
5 8 (4.28%) PVCS
6 6 (3.21%) Git (software)
7 5 (2.67%) Maven
7 5 (2.67%) Ant
8 2 (1.07%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (1.07%) Subversion
8 2 (1.07%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.53%) JIRA
General
1 28 (14.97%) Finance
2 8 (4.28%) Banking
3 3 (1.60%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.60%) Local Government
3 3 (1.60%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.07%) Retail
4 2 (1.07%) General Ledger
4 2 (1.07%) Music Industry
4 2 (1.07%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.07%) Military
5 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.53%) Billing
Job Titles
1 120 (64.17%) Developer
2 96 (51.34%) Oracle Developer
3 25 (13.37%) Analyst
4 15 (8.02%) Programmer
5 11 (5.88%) Analyst Programmer
6 10 (5.35%) DBA
6 10 (5.35%) Oracle DBA
7 9 (4.81%) Oracle Analyst
7 9 (4.81%) Architect
8 7 (3.74%) Designer
8 7 (3.74%) Database Developer
8 7 (3.74%) Senior Oracle Developer
8 7 (3.74%) Senior Developer
8 7 (3.74%) Consultant
9 6 (3.21%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
9 6 (3.21%) Oracle Consultant
10 5 (2.67%) Oracle Database Developer
10 5 (2.67%) SQL Developer
10 5 (2.67%) Systems Developer
10 5 (2.67%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (26.74%) HTML
1 50 (26.74%) CSS
2 41 (21.93%) jQuery
3 27 (14.44%) .NET
4 24 (12.83%) Ajax
5 21 (11.23%) XML
6 14 (7.49%) Web Services
7 13 (6.95%) ASP.NET
8 10 (5.35%) Middleware
8 10 (5.35%) Oracle Fusion
9 9 (4.81%) JSP
10 8 (4.28%) Visualforce
11 7 (3.74%) Mason
11 7 (3.74%) Hibernate
11 7 (3.74%) Spring
12 6 (3.21%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (3.21%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 5 (2.67%) JRuby
13 5 (2.67%) Java EE 5
13 5 (2.67%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.35%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.28%) Open Source
3 4 (2.14%) Life Science
4 3 (1.60%) Data Extraction
4 3 (1.60%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.07%) PMI
5 2 (1.07%) Web 2.0
5 2 (1.07%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.53%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.53%) Oracle Exalytics
6 1 (0.53%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.53%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.53%) Equities
6 1 (0.53%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 31 (16.58%) Linux
2 30 (16.04%) UNIX
3 10 (5.35%) Windows
4 9 (4.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (4.28%) Oracle Linux
6 7 (3.74%) VMS
7 3 (1.60%) OpenVMS
8 2 (1.07%) HPUX
8 2 (1.07%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.53%) SUSE
9 1 (0.53%) Solaris
9 1 (0.53%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (22.46%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (16.58%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (11.76%) Scrum
4 21 (11.23%) CRM
4 21 (11.23%) Performance Tuning
5 20 (10.70%) Workflow
6 18 (9.63%) ITIL
7 15 (8.02%) Unit Testing
7 15 (8.02%) Waterfall
8 14 (7.49%) Configuration Management
9 12 (6.42%) Data Modelling
9 12 (6.42%) TDD
10 11 (5.88%) Data Analysis
10 11 (5.88%) Validation
11 10 (5.35%) V-Model
12 8 (4.28%) Migration
13 7 (3.74%) Database Tuning
13 7 (3.74%) Regression Testing
14 6 (3.21%) SOA
14 6 (3.21%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 161 (86.10%) SQL
2 148 (79.14%) PL/SQL
3 58 (31.02%) Java
4 48 (25.67%) JavaScript
5 26 (13.90%) Shell Script
6 15 (8.02%) C#
7 13 (6.95%) Perl
7 13 (6.95%) PHP
8 12 (6.42%) VBA
9 8 (4.28%) VB
9 8 (4.28%) Apex Code
10 6 (3.21%) VB.NET
10 6 (3.21%) C
11 5 (2.67%) Jython
11 5 (2.67%) Groovy
12 4 (2.14%) C++
13 3 (1.60%) VB6
13 3 (1.60%) T-SQL
14 2 (1.07%) VBScript
15 1 (0.53%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 52 (27.81%) Security Cleared
2 32 (17.11%) SC Cleared
3 15 (8.02%) Degree
4 12 (6.42%) DV Cleared
5 6 (3.21%) VCP4
6 3 (1.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.07%) ISEB
7 2 (1.07%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.07%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (1.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.53%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.53%) OCP
8 1 (0.53%) OCA
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.67%) QA
2 2 (1.07%) COBIT
3 1 (0.53%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (3.74%) VMware ESX
1 7 (3.74%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (2.67%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (4.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (2.14%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 187 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (6.42%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.81%) Red Hat
4 8 (4.28%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (3.74%) VMware
5 7 (3.74%) Adobe
6 6 (3.21%) HP
6 6 (3.21%) Siebel
6 6 (3.21%) Eloqua
7 5 (2.67%) SAP
8 4 (2.14%) Business Objects
9 2 (1.07%) Hyperion
9 2 (1.07%) Pegasus
9 2 (1.07%) PeopleSoft
10 1 (0.53%) Splunk
10 1 (0.53%) Rogue Wave
10 1 (0.53%) i-GRasp
10 1 (0.53%) NetApp
10 1 (0.53%) IBM
10 1 (0.53%) TIBCO
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