The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle APEX skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle APEX over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Application Express (APEX)
Rank 156 196 211
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +15
Contract jobs citing Oracle APEX 5 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.092% 0.050%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.89% 0.77% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 1
Median daily rate £413 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +11.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £353 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.41% +8.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 -
Oracle APEX
London

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

Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
562 650 801
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.87% 11.96% 13.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 479 511 631
Median daily rate £450 £432 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +1.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £374 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +6.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £44.00 £45.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% -5.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.02 £37.65
% change year-on-year
+13.45% -1.67%

Oracle APEX
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Oracle APEX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Oracle APEX Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Oracle APEX
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Oracle APEX Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Oracle APEX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle APEX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Oracle APEX.

1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (60.00%) Java
3 6 (60.00%) PL/SQL
3 6 (60.00%) SQL
4 5 (50.00%) CSS
4 5 (50.00%) XML
5 4 (40.00%) HTML
5 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (30.00%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (30.00%) Subversion
6 3 (30.00%) Unix
6 3 (30.00%) Windows
6 3 (30.00%) Linux
6 3 (30.00%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (30.00%) RDBMS
6 3 (30.00%) DV Cleared
6 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (30.00%) RESTful
6 3 (30.00%) Visualforce
6 3 (30.00%) Apex Code
6 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
6 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
7 2 (20.00%) SOQL
7 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
7 2 (20.00%) SDLC
7 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
7 2 (20.00%) Application Virtualisation
7 2 (20.00%) WebDriver
7 2 (20.00%) Hudson

Oracle APEX
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) JBoss
1 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) BigMachines
1 1 (10.00%) Eloqua
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (30.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (30.00%) Subversion
2 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (20.00%) Hudson
2 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (20.00%) JIRA
2 2 (20.00%) Maven
2 2 (20.00%) Selenium
2 2 (20.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (10.00%) PVCS
3 1 (10.00%) Toad
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Applications Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Applications Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Data Migration Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Migration Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) PHP Developer
4 1 (10.00%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Python Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Python Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Ruby Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior PHP Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Python Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Python Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Ruby Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) CSS
1 5 (50.00%) XML
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 3 (30.00%) RESTful
3 3 (30.00%) Visualforce
4 2 (20.00%) .NET
4 2 (20.00%) SOAP
4 2 (20.00%) Web Services
4 2 (20.00%) XML Schema
5 1 (10.00%) Ajax
5 1 (10.00%) CSS3
5 1 (10.00%) Django
5 1 (10.00%) Dojo
5 1 (10.00%) HTML5
5 1 (10.00%) jQuery
5 1 (10.00%) JSON
5 1 (10.00%) Mason
5 1 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (10.00%) Symfony
5 1 (10.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Fintech
1 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
1 3 (30.00%) Unix
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Application Virtualisation
2 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) OO
2 2 (20.00%) Scrum
2 2 (20.00%) SDLC
2 2 (20.00%) SOA
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) RAD
3 1 (10.00%) Release Management
3 1 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) PL/SQL
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) Apex Code
4 2 (20.00%) C
4 2 (20.00%) C++
4 2 (20.00%) SOQL
4 2 (20.00%) VB
5 1 (10.00%) PHP
5 1 (10.00%) Python
5 1 (10.00%) Ruby
5 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) BC Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (10.00%) Siebel
3 1 (10.00%) Zend