The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Application Express (APEX)
Rank 123 109 120
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +11
Contract jobs citing Oracle APEX 4 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.16% 0.18% 0.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.35% 1.38% 2.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 6
Average daily rate
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£375 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £31.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+50.79% -37.00%
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 Yorkshire region.

Development Applications Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
297 289 282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 11.57% 12.83% 11.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 160 139
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £238 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £415 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 6
Average hourly rate £34.93 £21.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.47% +26.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.88 £20.70 £4.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.99 £21.50 £35.75
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 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 26 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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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
North Yorkshire +2 2 - - 2
West Yorkshire - 2 £375 - 2
Oracle APEX
England

Oracle APEX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) PL/SQL
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (25.00%) UNIX
4 2 (25.00%) Toad
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (12.50%) Data Guard
5 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 1 (12.50%) RESTful
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 1 (12.50%) OVSD
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g

Oracle APEX
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (25.00%) Toad
3 1 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (25.00%) DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) RESTful
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
1 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
1 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
1 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
1 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
1 1 (12.50%) Migration
1 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SOA
1 1 (12.50%) ETL
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) PL/SQL
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Data Guard
2 1 (12.50%) OVSD
2 1 (12.50%) OpenView
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) NetApp
2 1 (12.50%) Perforce