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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Application Express (APEX)
Rank 515 516 505
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Contract jobs citing Oracle APEX 80 62 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.10% 0.99% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 27 59
Average daily rate
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£381 £344 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.90% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £437 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £344 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.81% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £46.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £46.25
% change year-on-year
- -2.70%

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
7258 6250 6319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.88% 11.72% 10.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4640 4003 3619
Average daily rate £390 £388 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 132 217
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £24.00 £22.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 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
England -11 69 £388 +10.71% 17
London +29 29 £443 +20.32% 6
South East 0 19 £381 +1.66% 3
Hampshire -6 15 £388 +3.33% 1
Scotland -12 8 £331 +7.57% 1
North West +5 6 £338 -3.57% 1
Yorkshire +2 4 £290 +28.88% 6
Manchester -4 4 £350 -
Edinburgh -18 4 £281 -6.50%
West Midlands -18 4 £300 -14.28%
City of London +31 3 £410 -18.00% 3
South West -38 3 £250 -25.92% 1
Berkshire +10 2 £575 +64.28% 1
Glasgow - 2 £400 - 1
Cheltenham - 2 - -
Gloucestershire - 2 - -
West Yorkshire +8 1 - - 5
Leeds +6 1 - - 4
Birmingham +2 1 £350 -
South Yorkshire +1 1 £250 -
Southampton - 1 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 £290 - 1
Aberdeen - 1 £352 -
Reading - 1 £575 -
Slough - - - - 1
Northampton - - - -
Cheshire - - - - 1
Cumbria - - - -
Devon - - - -
Barrow-in-Furness - - - -

Oracle APEX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

1 121 (100.00%) Oracle
2 92 (76.03%) SQL
3 73 (60.33%) PL/SQL
4 52 (42.98%) Oracle Database
5 36 (29.75%) Oracle Database 11g
6 32 (26.45%) Oracle Reports
7 30 (24.79%) JavaScript
8 28 (23.14%) UNIX
9 27 (22.31%) Security Cleared
10 26 (21.49%) Oracle Forms
11 25 (20.66%) Java
12 24 (19.83%) Toad
13 23 (19.01%) CSS
13 23 (19.01%) XML
14 22 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
15 20 (16.53%) jQuery
16 19 (15.70%) .NET
17 18 (14.88%) HTML
17 18 (14.88%) Ajax
17 18 (14.88%) SC Cleared
18 17 (14.05%) Business Intelligence
19 16 (13.22%) Microsoft
20 14 (11.57%) Workflow
20 14 (11.57%) Migration
21 13 (10.74%) Oracle Workflow
21 13 (10.74%) Linux
22 12 (9.92%) CRM
22 12 (9.92%) Data Warehouse
22 12 (9.92%) ISEB
22 12 (9.92%) SOA

Oracle APEX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 13 (10.74%) Oracle Workflow
2 7 (5.79%) WebLogic
3 6 (4.96%) SAS
4 4 (3.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (2.48%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.65%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (1.65%) GlassFish
6 2 (1.65%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.65%) K2 blackpearl
6 2 (1.65%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (0.83%) LiveCycle
7 1 (0.83%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.83%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.83%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.83%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.96%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (4.96%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.48%) MS Office
4 1 (0.83%) FastStats
4 1 (0.83%) SPSS
4 1 (0.83%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (6.61%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (4.96%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (3.31%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (1.65%) Kondor+
4 2 (1.65%) SAP IS-U
4 2 (1.65%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.83%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.13%) Force.com
2 2 (1.65%) Office 365
3 1 (0.83%) SaaS
3 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.83%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.31%) HTTP
2 3 (2.48%) SAN
2 3 (2.48%) LDAP
2 3 (2.48%) Firewall
3 2 (1.65%) Network Security
4 1 (0.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (42.98%) Oracle Database
2 36 (29.75%) Oracle Database 11g
3 32 (26.45%) Oracle Reports
4 22 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
5 12 (9.92%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
7 9 (7.44%) Oracle OWB
8 8 (6.61%) SQL Server
8 8 (6.61%) Relational Database
9 7 (5.79%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 5 (4.13%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (4.13%) MySQL
11 4 (3.31%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 4 (3.31%) Oracle OLAP
11 4 (3.31%) OLAP
11 4 (3.31%) RDBMS
11 4 (3.31%) OLTP
11 4 (3.31%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 3 (2.48%) SAP BW
12 3 (2.48%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 26 (21.49%) Oracle Forms
2 24 (19.83%) Toad
3 10 (8.26%) QuickTest Pro
4 9 (7.44%) Subversion
5 8 (6.61%) PVCS
6 5 (4.13%) JDeveloper
7 1 (0.83%) FishEye
7 1 (0.83%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.83%) Hudson
7 1 (0.83%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.83%) JIRA
General
1 9 (7.44%) Finance
1 9 (7.44%) Banking
2 8 (6.61%) Military
3 7 (5.79%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.96%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.48%) Marketing
6 2 (1.65%) Front Office
7 1 (0.83%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.83%) Legal
7 1 (0.83%) Back Office
7 1 (0.83%) Billing
7 1 (0.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 75 (61.98%) Developer
2 54 (44.63%) Oracle Developer
3 18 (14.88%) Analyst
4 8 (6.61%) SQL Developer
5 7 (5.79%) PL/SQL Developer
6 6 (4.96%) Senior Developer
6 6 (4.96%) Tester
6 6 (4.96%) Automation Tester
7 5 (4.13%) Architect
7 5 (4.13%) Test Analyst
7 5 (4.13%) DBA
7 5 (4.13%) Oracle DBA
7 5 (4.13%) Senior Oracle Developer
8 4 (3.31%) Java Developer
8 4 (3.31%) Solutions Designer
8 4 (3.31%) Technical Architect
8 4 (3.31%) Designer
9 3 (2.48%) Systems Analyst
9 3 (2.48%) Consultant
9 3 (2.48%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (19.01%) CSS
1 23 (19.01%) XML
2 20 (16.53%) jQuery
3 19 (15.70%) .NET
4 18 (14.88%) HTML
4 18 (14.88%) Ajax
5 10 (8.26%) Web Services
6 8 (6.61%) Dojo
6 8 (6.61%) JSON
7 6 (4.96%) Visualforce
8 5 (4.13%) SOAP
9 4 (3.31%) Spring
9 4 (3.31%) JSP
10 3 (2.48%) WSDL
10 3 (2.48%) Middleware
10 3 (2.48%) XSD
10 3 (2.48%) XSLT
10 3 (2.48%) XHTML
10 3 (2.48%) Java SE
10 3 (2.48%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.61%) Data Integration
2 7 (5.79%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.48%) Open Source
3 3 (2.48%) Data Extraction
3 3 (2.48%) NHS
4 2 (1.65%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.83%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.83%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.83%) Data Conversion
5 1 (0.83%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.83%) Statistics
5 1 (0.83%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.83%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 28 (23.14%) UNIX
2 13 (10.74%) Linux
3 7 (5.79%) Windows
4 4 (3.31%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (1.65%) Solaris
6 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.83%) AIX
6 1 (0.83%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (14.05%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (11.57%) Workflow
2 14 (11.57%) Migration
3 12 (9.92%) CRM
3 12 (9.92%) SOA
3 12 (9.92%) Test Scripting
4 9 (7.44%) Data Modelling
5 8 (6.61%) Validation
5 8 (6.61%) ITIL
5 8 (6.61%) Data Migration
6 7 (5.79%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (5.79%) Database Tuning
6 7 (5.79%) Test Automation
6 7 (5.79%) Test Strategy
6 7 (5.79%) Configuration Management
6 7 (5.79%) Scrum
7 6 (4.96%) Regression Testing
7 6 (4.96%) Release Management
7 6 (4.96%) ETL
7 6 (4.96%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 92 (76.03%) SQL
2 73 (60.33%) PL/SQL
3 30 (24.79%) JavaScript
4 25 (20.66%) Java
5 11 (9.09%) Shell Script
6 10 (8.26%) VB
7 9 (7.44%) VBScript
8 8 (6.61%) C
8 8 (6.61%) Apex Code
9 7 (5.79%) Perl
10 5 (4.13%) PHP
10 5 (4.13%) C#
11 3 (2.48%) C++
12 2 (1.65%) Jython
12 2 (1.65%) XPath
12 2 (1.65%) Python
12 2 (1.65%) Groovy
13 1 (0.83%) Tcl
13 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.83%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 27 (22.31%) Security Cleared
2 18 (14.88%) SC Cleared
3 12 (9.92%) ISEB
4 8 (6.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (4.96%) ISEB Practitioner
6 4 (3.31%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.65%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.65%) Degree
7 2 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.31%) QA
2 2 (1.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.83%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.31%) VMware ESX
2 2 (1.65%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (1.65%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (2.48%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (1.65%) Control-M
2 2 (1.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (1.65%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.83%) OpenView
3 1 (0.83%) OVSD
Vendors
1 121 (100.00%) Oracle
2 16 (13.22%) Microsoft
3 11 (9.09%) HP
4 8 (6.61%) SAP
4 8 (6.61%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (5.79%) Serena
6 5 (4.13%) IBM
6 5 (4.13%) Business Objects
7 4 (3.31%) VMware
8 2 (1.65%) Siebel
8 2 (1.65%) Sybase
8 2 (1.65%) Citrix
8 2 (1.65%) Lotus
8 2 (1.65%) Twitter
9 1 (0.83%) Talend
9 1 (0.83%) Jaspersoft
9 1 (0.83%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.83%) Adobe
9 1 (0.83%) Remedy
9 1 (0.83%) Primavera
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