The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle APEX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle APEX over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Yorkshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Application Express (APEX)
Rank 119 106 111
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Contract jobs citing Oracle APEX 10 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.39% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.69% 1.45% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 1
Average daily rate £323 £338 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% -0.73%
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.86% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.32 £45.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-59.28% +21.62%
Development Applications Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
372 207 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.48% 10.08% 9.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 108 132
Average daily rate £320 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £203 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 £31.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
Oracle APEX
England

Oracle APEX
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Oracle APEX Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Oracle APEX
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Oracle APEX Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Oracle APEX
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Oracle APEX Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Oracle APEX
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire - 7 £331 -
North Yorkshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
Oracle APEX
England

Oracle APEX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 17 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (70.59%) SQL
3 11 (64.71%) PL/SQL
4 10 (58.82%) Oracle Database
5 7 (41.18%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (35.29%) Windows
6 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
7 5 (29.41%) Java
7 5 (29.41%) NHS
8 4 (23.53%) Oracle OWB
8 4 (23.53%) HTML
8 4 (23.53%) CSS
8 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (23.53%) UNIX
9 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
9 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (17.65%) V-Model
9 3 (17.65%) HAProxy
9 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis
9 3 (17.65%) TDD
9 3 (17.65%) Ruby
9 3 (17.65%) Ubuntu
9 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (17.65%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (17.65%) TeamCity
9 3 (17.65%) LiveCycle
9 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (17.65%) nginx

Oracle APEX
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 3 (17.65%) LiveCycle
1 3 (17.65%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (5.88%) HFM
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) Oracle Database
2 7 (41.18%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
4 4 (23.53%) Oracle OWB
4 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) TeamCity
1 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (5.88%) ProC
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) DBA
2 6 (35.29%) Oracle DBA
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Developer
4 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle Financials Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Cloud Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) HTML
1 4 (23.53%) CSS
2 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
2 3 (17.65%) .NET
3 1 (5.88%) SOAP
3 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) NHS
2 3 (17.65%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) UNIX
3 3 (17.65%) Ubuntu
3 3 (17.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) V-Model
1 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis
1 3 (17.65%) TDD
1 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
1 3 (17.65%) DSDM
1 3 (17.65%) Scrum
2 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) SQL
2 11 (64.71%) PL/SQL
3 5 (29.41%) Java
4 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
4 3 (17.65%) Ruby
4 3 (17.65%) C#
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) HAProxy
1 3 (17.65%) Capistrano
1 3 (17.65%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) Splunk
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Adobe
3 1 (5.88%) Hyperion