The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle APEX skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle APEX over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Application Express (APEX)
Rank 495 535 500
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -35
Contract jobs citing Oracle APEX 99 65 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.37% 0.95% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 39 29
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £344 £355
% change year-on-year
+1.81% -3.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £28.93 £18.32 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.88% -59.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.93 £18.32 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+57.88% -59.28%

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
7203 6846 5469
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.93% 12.40% 11.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4611 4361 3485
Average daily rate £400 £375 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 132 138
Average hourly rate £37.04 £38.50 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.79% +1.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.37 £31.00 £18.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.45 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.02 £38.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.85%

Oracle APEX
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle APEX within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 April 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle APEX within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Oracle APEX Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Oracle APEX
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
England +24 89 £350 -6.66% 24
London +5 26 £373 -6.87% 10
Yorkshire -6 21 £325 +0.77% 5
South East -8 12 £355 -5.33% 4
South West +11 10 £423 +31.51% 3
East Midlands +12 9 £350 +13.82% 1
Gloucestershire -6 9 £423 +40.83% 1
Northamptonshire - 9 £350 -
South Yorkshire - 9 £331 - 1
Scotland - 7 £450 - 2
North Yorkshire - 6 £188 - 3
City of London +17 5 £500 +17.64% 3
North West -16 5 £305 -28.23%
Hampshire -16 5 £333 -11.33% 3
Doncaster - 5 £381 -
Glasgow - 5 £450 - 1
York - 5 - - 1
West Yorkshire -15 3 £338 +1.88% 1
Cheshire - 3 £305 -
Kent - 3 £560 -
Surrey +2 2 £355 -
Manchester -13 2 - -
Leeds -16 2 £306 -6.84% 1
Edinburgh - 2 £363 - 1
Middlesex - 2 £300 -
Bristol +5 1 £270 -21.16%
West Midlands -12 1 £325 -5.45%
Bradford -20 1 £345 -4.16%
Northern Ireland - 1 - -
Cheltenham - 1 - -

Oracle APEX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 189 (100.00%) Oracle
2 158 (83.60%) SQL
3 149 (78.84%) PL/SQL
4 104 (55.03%) Oracle Database
5 66 (34.92%) Java
6 65 (34.39%) Oracle Reports
7 60 (31.75%) Oracle Forms
8 56 (29.63%) Oracle Database 11g
9 55 (29.10%) JavaScript
10 46 (24.34%) HTML
10 46 (24.34%) CSS
11 45 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
12 37 (19.58%) UNIX
13 35 (18.52%) Oracle Database 10g
14 33 (17.46%) jQuery
14 33 (17.46%) Security Cleared
15 30 (15.87%) Toad
16 28 (14.81%) Finance
17 26 (13.76%) SQL Server
18 25 (13.23%) Linux
19 23 (12.17%) XML
19 23 (12.17%) Performance Tuning
20 21 (11.11%) Unit Testing
21 20 (10.58%) CRM
22 17 (8.99%) RDBMS
22 17 (8.99%) .NET
22 17 (8.99%) Degree
22 17 (8.99%) Relational Database
22 17 (8.99%) DV Cleared
23 16 (8.47%) Oracle Applications

Oracle APEX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 10 (5.29%) Oracle Workflow
2 7 (3.70%) WebLogic
3 5 (2.65%) Apache
3 5 (2.65%) GlassFish
3 5 (2.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (2.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (2.12%) LiveCycle
4 4 (2.12%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.59%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.59%) JBoss
6 2 (1.06%) Confluence
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.53%) WordPress
7 1 (0.53%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 6 (3.17%) MS Excel
1 6 (3.17%) MS Project
1 6 (3.17%) MS Office
2 2 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (8.47%) Oracle Applications
2 11 (5.82%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (4.76%) BigMachines
4 6 (3.17%) Oracle 11i
5 4 (2.12%) Oracle General Ledger
5 4 (2.12%) Oracle Assets
5 4 (2.12%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (2.12%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (2.12%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (1.59%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (1.06%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (1.06%) Oracle HRMS
7 2 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle iRecruitment
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle Payroll
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.94%) SaaS
2 11 (5.82%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.06%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.12%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (55.03%) Oracle Database
2 65 (34.39%) Oracle Reports
3 56 (29.63%) Oracle Database 11g
4 35 (18.52%) Oracle Database 10g
5 26 (13.76%) SQL Server
6 17 (8.99%) RDBMS
6 17 (8.99%) Relational Database
7 14 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (6.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 12 (6.35%) Oracle Discoverer
10 11 (5.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (5.29%) Oracle ODI
11 10 (5.29%) SQLPlus
12 9 (4.76%) MySQL
12 9 (4.76%) Oracle9i Database
13 8 (4.23%) Oracle BI EE
13 8 (4.23%) OLTP
14 7 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
15 6 (3.17%) SQL Navigator
16 5 (2.65%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 60 (31.75%) Oracle Forms
2 30 (15.87%) Toad
3 13 (6.88%) JDeveloper
4 10 (5.29%) Visual Studio
5 8 (4.23%) Maven
5 8 (4.23%) Ant
6 4 (2.12%) Git (software)
6 4 (2.12%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.06%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.06%) Subversion
7 2 (1.06%) JIRA
7 2 (1.06%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.53%) PVCS
8 1 (0.53%) Hudson
8 1 (0.53%) Jenkins
General
1 28 (14.81%) Finance
2 9 (4.76%) Billing
3 5 (2.65%) Banking
4 3 (1.59%) Local Government
4 3 (1.59%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.06%) Retail
5 2 (1.06%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.06%) Music Industry
6 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.53%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.53%) Publishing
6 1 (0.53%) Electronics
6 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 127 (67.20%) Developer
2 102 (53.97%) Oracle Developer
3 25 (13.23%) Analyst
4 20 (10.58%) Programmer
5 16 (8.47%) Analyst Programmer
6 12 (6.35%) Architect
7 9 (4.76%) DBA
7 9 (4.76%) Lead Developer
8 8 (4.23%) Senior Oracle Developer
8 8 (4.23%) Oracle DBA
8 8 (4.23%) Database Developer
8 8 (4.23%) SQL Developer
8 8 (4.23%) Senior Developer
9 7 (3.70%) Oracle Analyst
10 6 (3.17%) Designer
10 6 (3.17%) Analyst Developer
10 6 (3.17%) Consultant
11 5 (2.65%) Solutions Designer
11 5 (2.65%) Oracle Database Developer
11 5 (2.65%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (24.34%) HTML
1 46 (24.34%) CSS
2 33 (17.46%) jQuery
3 23 (12.17%) XML
4 17 (8.99%) .NET
5 14 (7.41%) Ajax
6 13 (6.88%) Web Services
7 11 (5.82%) JSON
8 10 (5.29%) Mason
8 10 (5.29%) Visualforce
9 9 (4.76%) JSP
10 8 (4.23%) ASP.NET
11 7 (3.70%) Spring
11 7 (3.70%) Hibernate
12 5 (2.65%) Java EE
12 5 (2.65%) Oracle ADF
12 5 (2.65%) JRuby
12 5 (2.65%) Java EE 5
12 5 (2.65%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (2.65%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.70%) NHS
3 6 (3.17%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.12%) Open Source
4 4 (2.12%) Life Science
5 3 (1.59%) PACS
6 2 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.06%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.06%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.53%) GIS
7 1 (0.53%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.53%) Equities
7 1 (0.53%) User Experience
7 1 (0.53%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.53%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.53%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 37 (19.58%) UNIX
2 25 (13.23%) Linux
3 9 (4.76%) Windows
4 7 (3.70%) VMS
5 5 (2.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.59%) OpenVMS
6 3 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.06%) HPUX
8 1 (0.53%) Solaris
8 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (12.17%) Performance Tuning
3 21 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 20 (10.58%) CRM
5 16 (8.47%) Scrum
6 15 (7.94%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (7.41%) Data Modelling
8 10 (5.29%) Workflow
8 10 (5.29%) Migration
9 9 (4.76%) ITIL
9 9 (4.76%) Kimball Methodology
9 9 (4.76%) Waterfall
10 8 (4.23%) Mentoring
10 8 (4.23%) Validation
10 8 (4.23%) Web Development
10 8 (4.23%) Configuration Management
11 7 (3.70%) OO
11 7 (3.70%) Automated Testing
11 7 (3.70%) Data Analysis
11 7 (3.70%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 158 (83.60%) SQL
2 149 (78.84%) PL/SQL
3 66 (34.92%) Java
4 55 (29.10%) JavaScript
5 10 (5.29%) Apex Code
5 10 (5.29%) Shell Script
5 10 (5.29%) C#
6 9 (4.76%) PHP
6 9 (4.76%) T-SQL
7 7 (3.70%) VBA
7 7 (3.70%) C
8 5 (2.65%) VB
8 5 (2.65%) VB.NET
8 5 (2.65%) Jython
8 5 (2.65%) Groovy
9 4 (2.12%) C++
10 3 (1.59%) VB6
11 2 (1.06%) VBScript
12 1 (0.53%) Perl
12 1 (0.53%) Python
Qualifications
1 33 (17.46%) Security Cleared
2 17 (8.99%) Degree
2 17 (8.99%) DV Cleared
3 14 (7.41%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.59%) OCP
4 3 (1.59%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (1.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.06%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (1.06%) ISEB
6 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.53%) OCA
6 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.65%) QA
2 3 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.06%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.53%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (3.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (2.12%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (1.59%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.53%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 189 (100.00%) Oracle
2 10 (5.29%) Salesforce.com
3 9 (4.76%) Siebel
3 9 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.76%) Eloqua
4 6 (3.17%) HP
5 5 (2.65%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.12%) Adobe
7 2 (1.06%) Hyperion
7 2 (1.06%) IBM
7 2 (1.06%) SAP
8 1 (0.53%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.53%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.53%) NetApp
8 1 (0.53%) Pegasus
8 1 (0.53%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.53%) VMware
8 1 (0.53%) Serena
8 1 (0.53%) Rogue Wave
York, North Yorkshire
Connectus
Rate: £30 - £40 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £380.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Mason Frank
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £375.00 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
South Yorkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £330 - £370 per day + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Hampshire
Mason Frank
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Mason Frank
Posted: 19 days ago
North Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £150.00 - £225.00 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Posted: 25 days ago