The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle APEX skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle APEX over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Application Express (APEX)
Rank 154 147 130
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -17
Contract jobs citing Oracle APEX 3 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.080% 0.082% 0.066%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.62% 0.71% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £355 £455 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.97% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £333
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +9.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 -
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 North West region.

Development Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
486 421 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 12.89% 11.57% 8.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 251 158
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £275 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 4
Median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £37.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.96 £37.00 £27.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.10 £42.80 £39.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+12.04% -2.01%

Oracle APEX
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 North West

Oracle APEX
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Oracle APEX Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Oracle APEX
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Oracle APEX Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Oracle APEX
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle APEX within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lancashire -3 2 £341 -
Cheshire - 1 £355 -
Oracle APEX
England

Oracle APEX
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 North West region with a requirement for Oracle APEX.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle ADF
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 3 (100.00%) Liferay
1 3 (100.00%) Open Source
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (100.00%) MuleSoft
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (66.67%) AIX
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat

Oracle APEX
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 3 (100.00%) Liferay
1 3 (100.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) DBA
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (33.33%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle ADF
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) AIX
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Open Source
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) MuleSoft
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat