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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Application Express (APEX)
Rank 114 114 117
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing Oracle APEX 4 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.17% 0.33% 0.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.34% 2.71% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 8
Average daily rate
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£340 £225 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.11% -43.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £338 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.48% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £46.25
% change year-on-year
- -2.70%
Development Applications Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
299 258 416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.76% 12.26% 16.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 157 220
Average daily rate £325 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 8
Average hourly rate £13.00 £35.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.85% +89.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
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 31 July 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
West Yorkshire -2 2 £340 +51.11% 5
South Yorkshire - 1 £250 -
North Yorkshire - - - -
Oracle APEX
England

Oracle APEX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
3 7 (77.78%) PL/SQL
4 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database
5 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 4 (44.44%) Oracle OWB
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (33.33%) UNIX
6 3 (33.33%) Windows
6 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (22.22%) NHS
7 2 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (11.11%) OVSD
8 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
8 1 (11.11%) Ajax
8 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
8 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (11.11%) Finance
8 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (11.11%) Perforce
8 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (11.11%) SOA
8 1 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (11.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (11.11%) OpenView

Oracle APEX
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle OWB
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) DBA
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle DBA
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) XML
1 1 (11.11%) Ajax
1 1 (11.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) UNIX
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
2 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
2 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) PL/SQL
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (11.11%) OpenView
1 1 (11.11%) OVSD
1 1 (11.11%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Perforce