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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Application Express (APEX)
Rank 486 501 478
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -23
Contract jobs citing Oracle APEX 114 80 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.15% 0.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.53% 1.33% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 39 50
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£388 £350 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £296 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £455 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £358
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -2.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 3
Average hourly rate £47.50 £31.50 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.79% -37.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £31.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+50.79% -37.00%

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
7436 6024 5944
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.89% 11.64% 11.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 5098 3876 3531
Average daily rate £400 £385 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 145 240
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.15 £18.90 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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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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 -14 107 £400 +11.11% 24
South East -10 35 £360 -10.00% 6
London +5 30 £375 +6.38% 10
Hampshire +2 29 £360 -4.00% 2
South West -7 27 £450 +40.62% 1
Andover +4 16 £400 -
Gloucestershire -7 11 £500 +56.25%
Bristol - 10 £340 - 1
North West +3 7 £325 -8.77% 6
Gosport - 6 - - 1
Berkshire +6 4 £488 +21.87% 2
Yorkshire -6 4 £375 +5.26% 1
Edinburgh -15 4 £285 -6.55% 1
Scotland -15 4 £285 -6.55% 3
East Midlands - 3 £550 -
York +6 2 - -
North Yorkshire +1 2 - -
Manchester -14 2 £325 -7.14% 5
Leeds - 2 £375 - 1
West Yorkshire - 2 £375 - 1
Cambridgeshire -4 1 - -
East of England -8 1 - -
Wiltshire -17 1 £360 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £600 - 1
Cheshire - 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 - -
Cheltenham - - - -
Crewe - - - -
Croydon - - - -

Oracle APEX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 194 (100.00%) Oracle
2 163 (84.02%) SQL
3 137 (70.62%) PL/SQL
4 117 (60.31%) Oracle Database
5 81 (41.75%) Oracle Database 11g
6 53 (27.32%) Security Cleared
7 52 (26.80%) Oracle Database 10g
8 50 (25.77%) Java
9 49 (25.26%) CSS
10 47 (24.23%) JavaScript
10 47 (24.23%) Oracle Reports
11 45 (23.20%) Oracle Forms
11 45 (23.20%) jQuery
12 43 (22.16%) HTML
13 40 (20.62%) Business Intelligence
14 38 (19.59%) SC Cleared
15 37 (19.07%) Agile Software Development
16 33 (17.01%) UNIX
17 31 (15.98%) .NET
17 31 (15.98%) Toad
18 30 (15.46%) Shell Script
18 30 (15.46%) Linux
18 30 (15.46%) Oracle BI Publisher
19 29 (14.95%) Ajax
20 28 (14.43%) XML
21 26 (13.40%) Oracle Workflow
21 26 (13.40%) Workflow
22 22 (11.34%) ITIL
22 22 (11.34%) CRM
23 21 (10.82%) SQL Server

Oracle APEX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 26 (13.40%) Oracle Workflow
2 14 (7.22%) WebLogic
3 9 (4.64%) K2 blackpearl
4 8 (4.12%) SharePoint
4 8 (4.12%) LiveCycle
5 6 (3.09%) SAS
6 4 (2.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (1.55%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.55%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (1.03%) Adobe CQ
8 2 (1.03%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.52%) JBoss
9 1 (0.52%) Apache
9 1 (0.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.52%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 11 (5.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.58%) MS Project
3 2 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.03%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.52%) FastStats
4 1 (0.52%) MS Office
4 1 (0.52%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 13 (6.70%) Oracle Applications
2 11 (5.67%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (3.09%) Oracle Financials
4 5 (2.58%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (2.58%) SAP IS-U
4 5 (2.58%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (2.06%) Oracle 11i
5 4 (2.06%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (1.55%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (1.55%) Oracle Receivables
6 3 (1.55%) Oracle Cash Management
6 3 (1.55%) Oracle Assets
6 3 (1.55%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 3 (1.55%) Oracle HRMS
6 3 (1.55%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (1.03%) Kondor+
8 1 (0.52%) Oracle iProcurement
8 1 (0.52%) Oracle AGIS
8 1 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.12%) SaaS
2 7 (3.61%) Force.com
3 2 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.61%) SAN
2 4 (2.06%) HTTP
3 3 (1.55%) LDAP
3 3 (1.55%) Firewall
4 2 (1.03%) Internet
4 2 (1.03%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (60.31%) Oracle Database
2 81 (41.75%) Oracle Database 11g
3 52 (26.80%) Oracle Database 10g
4 47 (24.23%) Oracle Reports
5 30 (15.46%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 21 (10.82%) SQL Server
7 18 (9.28%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (8.25%) Oracle BI EE
9 12 (6.19%) SQL Server 2005
9 12 (6.19%) Oracle Discoverer
9 12 (6.19%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (5.67%) SQL Server 2000
10 11 (5.67%) Oracle OWB
11 9 (4.64%) Relational Database
12 8 (4.12%) BusinessObjects
12 8 (4.12%) MS Access
12 8 (4.12%) Oracle Database 12c
13 7 (3.61%) RDBMS
13 7 (3.61%) SQL Navigator
14 6 (3.09%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 45 (23.20%) Oracle Forms
2 31 (15.98%) Toad
3 15 (7.73%) PVCS
4 10 (5.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (4.12%) Subversion
5 8 (4.12%) JDeveloper
5 8 (4.12%) Visual Studio
6 7 (3.61%) QuickTest Pro
7 4 (2.06%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.52%) FishEye
8 1 (0.52%) JIRA
General
1 19 (9.79%) Finance
2 11 (5.67%) Banking
3 7 (3.61%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.58%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.06%) Military
6 3 (1.55%) General Ledger
7 2 (1.03%) Marketing
8 1 (0.52%) Legal
8 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.52%) Billing
Job Titles
1 119 (61.34%) Developer
2 97 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
3 30 (15.46%) Analyst
4 11 (5.67%) Architect
5 10 (5.15%) Programmer
6 9 (4.64%) Consultant
6 9 (4.64%) Senior Developer
7 8 (4.12%) Senior Oracle Developer
7 8 (4.12%) Analyst Programmer
8 7 (3.61%) Systems Analyst
8 7 (3.61%) DBA
8 7 (3.61%) Data Analyst
8 7 (3.61%) Oracle DBA
9 6 (3.09%) SQL Developer
9 6 (3.09%) PL/SQL Developer
9 6 (3.09%) Oracle Consultant
9 6 (3.09%) Designer
10 5 (2.58%) Oracle Analyst
11 4 (2.06%) Developer Analyst
11 4 (2.06%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (25.26%) CSS
2 45 (23.20%) jQuery
3 43 (22.16%) HTML
4 31 (15.98%) .NET
5 29 (14.95%) Ajax
6 28 (14.43%) XML
7 12 (6.19%) ASP.NET
7 12 (6.19%) Web Services
8 10 (5.15%) Middleware
9 9 (4.64%) Oracle Fusion
9 9 (4.64%) Dojo
9 9 (4.64%) JSON
10 6 (3.09%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 6 (3.09%) Visualforce
10 6 (3.09%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (2.58%) SOAP
12 4 (2.06%) JSP
13 3 (1.55%) REST
13 3 (1.55%) XSD
13 3 (1.55%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.67%) Open Source
1 11 (5.67%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.64%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.12%) Data Integration
4 6 (3.09%) Data Extraction
5 2 (1.03%) PMI
5 2 (1.03%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.52%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.52%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.52%) Oracle Exalytics
6 1 (0.52%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.52%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.52%) NHS
6 1 (0.52%) Statistics
6 1 (0.52%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 33 (17.01%) UNIX
2 30 (15.46%) Linux
3 11 (5.67%) Oracle Linux
4 6 (3.09%) Windows
4 6 (3.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.55%) SUSE
6 2 (1.03%) VMS
7 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.52%) AIX
7 1 (0.52%) HPUX
7 1 (0.52%) Solaris
7 1 (0.52%) OpenVMS
7 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (20.62%) Business Intelligence
2 37 (19.07%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (13.40%) Workflow
4 22 (11.34%) ITIL
4 22 (11.34%) CRM
5 21 (10.82%) Scrum
6 16 (8.25%) Migration
7 15 (7.73%) Validation
7 15 (7.73%) Configuration Management
8 14 (7.22%) Data Modelling
8 14 (7.22%) Data Analysis
8 14 (7.22%) Waterfall
9 12 (6.19%) TDD
9 12 (6.19%) SOA
10 11 (5.67%) V-Model
10 11 (5.67%) Database Tuning
10 11 (5.67%) Data Migration
10 11 (5.67%) Regression Testing
11 10 (5.15%) Performance Tuning
12 9 (4.64%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 163 (84.02%) SQL
2 137 (70.62%) PL/SQL
3 50 (25.77%) Java
4 47 (24.23%) JavaScript
5 30 (15.46%) Shell Script
6 17 (8.76%) Perl
7 14 (7.22%) VB
8 12 (6.19%) VBA
8 12 (6.19%) PHP
8 12 (6.19%) C#
9 7 (3.61%) Apex Code
9 7 (3.61%) C
10 6 (3.09%) VB.NET
10 6 (3.09%) VBScript
11 3 (1.55%) SOQL
12 2 (1.03%) XPath
12 2 (1.03%) VB6
12 2 (1.03%) Jython
12 2 (1.03%) Groovy
13 1 (0.52%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 53 (27.32%) Security Cleared
2 38 (19.59%) SC Cleared
3 9 (4.64%) Degree
4 7 (3.61%) ISEB
5 6 (3.09%) ISEB Practitioner
5 6 (3.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (2.58%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.03%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.52%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.52%) OCP
8 1 (0.52%) OCA
8 1 (0.52%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.55%) QA
2 2 (1.03%) COBIT
2 2 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (5.15%) VMware ESX
2 7 (3.61%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (3.09%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (4.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (2.58%) Data Guard
3 3 (1.55%) ITRS Geneos
4 2 (1.03%) Control-M
5 1 (0.52%) OpenView
5 1 (0.52%) OVSD
Vendors
1 194 (100.00%) Oracle
2 17 (8.76%) Microsoft
3 11 (5.67%) SAP
4 10 (5.15%) VMware
5 9 (4.64%) HP
6 8 (4.12%) Adobe
6 8 (4.12%) Business Objects
7 7 (3.61%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (3.09%) Red Hat
9 4 (2.06%) IBM
10 2 (1.03%) Serena
10 2 (1.03%) Pegasus
10 2 (1.03%) Citrix
10 2 (1.03%) Sybase
10 2 (1.03%) Siebel
10 2 (1.03%) Twitter
11 1 (0.52%) Jaspersoft
11 1 (0.52%) Splunk
11 1 (0.52%) PeopleSoft
11 1 (0.52%) NetApp
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