The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle APEX skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle APEX over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Application Express (APEX)
Rank 552 594 546
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -48
Contract jobs citing Oracle APEX 108 80 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.24% 1.05% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 54 41
Median daily rate £388 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £300 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £468 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8695 7618 6877
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.10% 13.35% 12.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5948 5022 4411
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 128 146
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £23.75 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £51.30 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

Oracle APEX
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 UK

Oracle APEX
Daily Rate Trend

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

Oracle APEX Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle APEX
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle APEX within the UK over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Oracle APEX Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Oracle APEX
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Oracle APEX Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle APEX
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 27 July 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
England +12 101 £388 +3.33% 10
South East +22 30 £363 -2.02% 1
London +13 26 £500 +25.00% 4
Hampshire +14 19 £363 -2.02% 1
Yorkshire -3 18 £310 -4.61% 3
Andover -3 14 £363 - 1
North Yorkshire +7 10 £388 -
York +6 10 £388 -
South West -3 10 £375 -7.97%
Berkshire +13 8 £450 -
West Yorkshire -3 8 £310 -10.14% 3
West Midlands -29 8 £400 -
Bristol +5 6 £400 +33.33%
East of England +22 5 £450 +20.00% 1
Halifax +1 5 £290 -27.50%
Hertfordshire - 5 £450 -
Bradford +3 4 £368 -
Gloucestershire -13 4 £350 -14.11%
City of London +50 3 £413 -1.49% 1
Scotland +3 3 £400 +53.84%
Coventry - 3 £400 -
Warwickshire - 3 £343 -
Warwick - 3 £343 -
Belfast - 3 - -
County Antrim - 3 - -
Northern Ireland - 3 - -
East Midlands -4 2 - - 1
Edinburgh -10 2 £450 +73.07%
Birmingham -12 2 - -
Leeds - 2 £300 - 2

Oracle APEX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 with a requirement for Oracle APEX.

1 190 (100.00%) Oracle
2 112 (58.95%) SQL
3 91 (47.89%) PL/SQL
4 89 (46.84%) Oracle Database
5 59 (31.05%) Java
5 59 (31.05%) Oracle Database 11g
6 52 (27.37%) Security Cleared
7 47 (24.74%) WebLogic
8 46 (24.21%) Oracle Database 12c
9 45 (23.68%) JavaScript
9 45 (23.68%) HTML
9 45 (23.68%) .NET
10 43 (22.63%) SC Cleared
11 42 (22.11%) Agile Software Development
12 40 (21.05%) Linux
13 38 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
14 36 (18.95%) Oracle EBS
14 36 (18.95%) Migration
15 35 (18.42%) CSS
16 34 (17.89%) Data Warehouse
16 34 (17.89%) Oracle BI EE
17 31 (16.32%) Oracle Reports
17 31 (16.32%) Web Services
18 30 (15.79%) XML
18 30 (15.79%) ETL
19 29 (15.26%) Business Intelligence
20 28 (14.74%) Salesforce.com
20 28 (14.74%) Shell Script
20 28 (14.74%) Unix
20 28 (14.74%) Apex Code

Oracle APEX
Top Related IT Skills 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 47 (24.74%) WebLogic
2 13 (6.84%) Liferay
3 7 (3.68%) SharePoint
4 6 (3.16%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (2.11%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (1.58%) Apache
6 3 (1.58%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.05%) CMS
7 2 (1.05%) IIS
7 2 (1.05%) Oracle 10gAS
7 2 (1.05%) Oracle Application Server
7 2 (1.05%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.53%) Confluence
8 1 (0.53%) ExpressionEngine
8 1 (0.53%) JBoss
8 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.53%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (3.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.53%) GIMP
2 1 (0.53%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 36 (18.95%) Oracle EBS
2 20 (10.53%) Oracle EBS R12
3 14 (7.37%) Eloqua
4 11 (5.79%) Oracle Applications
5 10 (5.26%) BigMachines
6 5 (2.63%) Oracle Payroll
7 3 (1.58%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (1.05%) Magento
8 2 (1.05%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (1.05%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (1.05%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (1.05%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.53%) ION MarketView
9 1 (0.53%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.53%) Oracle HRMS
9 1 (0.53%) RMDS
9 1 (0.53%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.42%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (5.26%) SaaS
3 5 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.58%) Force.com
5 2 (1.05%) FinancialForce.com
5 2 (1.05%) Google App Engine
5 2 (1.05%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.21%) VLAN
2 4 (2.11%) SAN
3 2 (1.05%) HTTP
3 2 (1.05%) Internet
4 1 (0.53%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.53%) LAN
4 1 (0.53%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (46.84%) Oracle Database
2 59 (31.05%) Oracle Database 11g
3 46 (24.21%) Oracle Database 12c
4 38 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 34 (17.89%) Data Warehouse
5 34 (17.89%) Oracle BI EE
6 31 (16.32%) Oracle Reports
7 28 (14.74%) Relational Database
8 22 (11.58%) RDBMS
9 18 (9.47%) SQL Server
10 16 (8.42%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 13 (6.84%) BusinessObjects
12 12 (6.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 11 (5.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 11 (5.79%) Star Schema
14 7 (3.68%) MySQL
15 6 (3.16%) MongoDB
15 6 (3.16%) PostgreSQL
16 5 (2.63%) Oracle Discoverer
17 4 (2.11%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 21 (11.05%) Selenium
2 20 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
4 17 (8.95%) SpecFlow
5 15 (7.89%) WebDriver
6 13 (6.84%) Visual Studio
7 12 (6.32%) Git (software)
8 11 (5.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 9 (4.74%) TeamCity
10 6 (3.16%) Hudson
10 6 (3.16%) Jenkins
11 5 (2.63%) JIRA
11 5 (2.63%) Subversion
12 4 (2.11%) Maven
13 2 (1.05%) Checkstyle
13 2 (1.05%) CruiseControl
13 2 (1.05%) Eclipse
13 2 (1.05%) JDeveloper
13 2 (1.05%) JMeter
13 2 (1.05%) JUnit
General
1 24 (12.63%) Finance
2 8 (4.21%) Marketing
3 6 (3.16%) Military
3 6 (3.16%) Retail
4 4 (2.11%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.58%) Banking
5 3 (1.58%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.58%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.05%) Electronics
6 2 (1.05%) Games
7 1 (0.53%) Front Office
7 1 (0.53%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.53%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 114 (60.00%) Developer
2 77 (40.53%) Oracle Developer
3 23 (12.11%) Consultant
4 21 (11.05%) DBA
5 17 (8.95%) Oracle DBA
6 15 (7.89%) PL/SQL Developer
6 15 (7.89%) SQL Developer
7 14 (7.37%) Senior Developer
8 13 (6.84%) Applications Developer
9 12 (6.32%) Oracle Applications Developer
10 11 (5.79%) Automation Tester
10 11 (5.79%) Tester
11 9 (4.74%) Architect
11 9 (4.74%) Oracle Consultant
12 8 (4.21%) Programmer
12 8 (4.21%) Salesforce.com Developer
13 7 (3.68%) Administrator
13 7 (3.68%) Analyst
13 7 (3.68%) Database Developer
13 7 (3.68%) E-Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (23.68%) .NET
1 45 (23.68%) HTML
2 35 (18.42%) CSS
3 31 (16.32%) Web Services
4 30 (15.79%) XML
5 25 (13.16%) jQuery
6 24 (12.63%) Visualforce
7 20 (10.53%) Ajax
8 13 (6.84%) Oracle ADF
9 11 (5.79%) Middleware
10 10 (5.26%) J2EE
10 10 (5.26%) RESTful
11 9 (4.74%) CSS3
11 9 (4.74%) HTML5
11 9 (4.74%) Mason
12 8 (4.21%) Apache Flex
12 8 (4.21%) Oracle Fusion
12 8 (4.21%) Spring
13 7 (3.68%) .NET Framework
14 6 (3.16%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.89%) Data Structures
2 9 (4.74%) N-Tier
3 6 (3.16%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.11%) Algorithms
4 4 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.11%) Social Network
4 4 (2.11%) User Experience
5 2 (1.05%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.05%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.05%) Oracle Exalogic
6 1 (0.53%) BYOD
6 1 (0.53%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.53%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.53%) Fintech
6 1 (0.53%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.53%) iPad
6 1 (0.53%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.53%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 40 (21.05%) Linux
2 28 (14.74%) Unix
3 16 (8.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (8.42%) Windows
4 10 (5.26%) AIX
5 9 (4.74%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.58%) Windows Server
8 2 (1.05%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.53%) HPUX
9 1 (0.53%) Solaris
9 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (22.11%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (18.95%) Migration
3 30 (15.79%) ETL
4 29 (15.26%) Business Intelligence
5 23 (12.11%) Data Modelling
5 23 (12.11%) Performance Tuning
6 19 (10.00%) Scrum
7 17 (8.95%) CRM
7 17 (8.95%) User Stories
8 16 (8.42%) System Testing
9 15 (7.89%) BDD
9 15 (7.89%) Open Source
10 14 (7.37%) Data Migration
10 14 (7.37%) Test Scripting
10 14 (7.37%) Unit Testing
11 13 (6.84%) ITIL
12 12 (6.32%) Defect Tracking
12 12 (6.32%) Enterprise Architecture
12 12 (6.32%) SOA
12 12 (6.32%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 112 (58.95%) SQL
2 91 (47.89%) PL/SQL
3 59 (31.05%) Java
4 45 (23.68%) JavaScript
5 28 (14.74%) Apex Code
5 28 (14.74%) Shell Script
6 25 (13.16%) C#
6 25 (13.16%) PHP
7 15 (7.89%) F#
8 13 (6.84%) C
8 13 (6.84%) Perl
9 10 (5.26%) Python
10 4 (2.11%) Bash Shell
10 4 (2.11%) C++
10 4 (2.11%) Korn
10 4 (2.11%) PowerShell
10 4 (2.11%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.58%) Ruby
11 3 (1.58%) VB
12 2 (1.05%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 52 (27.37%) Security Cleared
2 43 (22.63%) SC Cleared
3 10 (5.26%) DV Cleared
4 7 (3.68%) DBS Check
5 5 (2.63%) Oracle Certification
6 4 (2.11%) BC Cleared
7 3 (1.58%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (1.58%) Degree
8 1 (0.53%) CBAP
8 1 (0.53%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.58%) QA
2 1 (0.53%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.53%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (8.95%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (2.11%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (1.58%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (6.84%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 6 (3.16%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (2.11%) Data Guard
4 2 (1.05%) Oracle Identity Management
4 2 (1.05%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 2 (1.05%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (0.53%) Thomson Reuters DACS
5 1 (0.53%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 190 (100.00%) Oracle
2 28 (14.74%) Salesforce.com
3 18 (9.47%) Informatica
3 18 (9.47%) Microsoft
4 16 (8.42%) Red Hat
5 13 (6.84%) MuleSoft
6 10 (5.26%) Siebel
7 7 (3.68%) VMware
8 6 (3.16%) IBM
8 6 (3.16%) SAP
9 4 (2.11%) Cognos
9 4 (2.11%) Hyperion
10 2 (1.05%) Google
10 2 (1.05%) Serena
11 1 (0.53%) Adobe
11 1 (0.53%) Conga
11 1 (0.53%) HP
11 1 (0.53%) ION Trading
11 1 (0.53%) Solace
11 1 (0.53%) Sybase
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