The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle APEX skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle APEX over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Application Express (APEX)
Rank 114 - 107
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle APEX 8 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.31% - 0.093%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.22% - 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate £413 - £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +13.28%
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
England

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

Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
361 172 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.15% 7.79% 9.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 101 126
Average daily rate £340 £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £273 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £465 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 13 7
Average hourly rate £21.50 £30.20 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.80% -20.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

Oracle APEX
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Oracle APEX Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle APEX
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle APEX across the West Midlands region.

Oracle APEX Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle APEX
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle APEX across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Oracle APEX Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Oracle APEX
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 12 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
Birmingham - 6 £250 -
Warwickshire - 2 £431 -
Oracle APEX
England

Oracle APEX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (77.78%) Java
3 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (66.67%) HTML
3 6 (66.67%) PHP
3 6 (66.67%) CSS
3 6 (66.67%) CRM
3 6 (66.67%) Siebel
3 6 (66.67%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (66.67%) Web Development
3 6 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (66.67%) Visualforce
3 6 (66.67%) Apex Code
3 6 (66.67%) Mason
3 6 (66.67%) SaaS
3 6 (66.67%) Eloqua
3 6 (66.67%) BigMachines
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) CSS3
4 4 (44.44%) HTML5
5 3 (33.33%) BDD
5 3 (33.33%) TDD
5 3 (33.33%) Linux
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (33.33%) C
5 3 (33.33%) Perl
6 2 (22.22%) .NET
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
6 2 (22.22%) E-business

Oracle APEX
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 2 (22.22%) Node.js
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Workflow
1 2 (22.22%) Umbraco
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Solr
2 1 (11.11%) Liferay
2 1 (11.11%) Mule
Business Applications
1 6 (66.67%) BigMachines
1 6 (66.67%) Eloqua
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (66.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) JDeveloper
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (33.33%) C Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Perl Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Perl Web Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Web Developer
4 2 (22.22%) E-Business Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Node.js Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) Business Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) E-Business Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) PHP Developer
5 1 (11.11%) PHP Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) CSS
1 6 (66.67%) HTML
1 6 (66.67%) Mason
1 6 (66.67%) Visualforce
2 4 (44.44%) CSS3
2 4 (44.44%) HTML5
3 2 (22.22%) .NET
3 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 2 (22.22%) D3.js
3 2 (22.22%) Ember.js
3 2 (22.22%) jQuery
3 2 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (22.22%) Meteor
3 2 (22.22%) React
4 1 (11.11%) JAAS
4 1 (11.11%) JSF
4 1 (11.11%) OAuth
4 1 (11.11%) SAML
4 1 (11.11%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Visualisation
2 1 (11.11%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) CRM
1 6 (66.67%) Web Development
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) BDD
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (22.22%) E-business
4 2 (22.22%) Workflow
5 1 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (11.11%) MVC
5 1 (11.11%) Open Source
5 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) Apex Code
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (66.67%) PHP
3 3 (33.33%) C
3 3 (33.33%) Perl
4 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (66.67%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (66.67%) Siebel
3 1 (11.11%) Zend