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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Application Express (APEX)
Rank 496 552 486
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -66
Contract jobs citing Oracle APEX 102 41 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.076% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.43% 0.59% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 25 29
Average daily rate
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£363 £360 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.46% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average 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
7118 6909 5321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.93% 12.75% 11.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4654 4466 3340
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £513 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 155 147
Average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.11% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.25 £31.00 £24.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.01% +0.80%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 28 May 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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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
England +41 98 £363 +0.69% 28
Yorkshire +7 29 £325 -4.41% 3
London +28 26 £400 -5.88% 9
South Yorkshire - 14 £338 - 1
South East -16 13 £355 +18.33% 6
South West +17 11 £449 +39.68% 2
Gloucestershire -1 9 £475 +58.33% 1
East Midlands - 9 £350 - 2
Northamptonshire - 8 £350 -
Doncaster - 8 £394 -
Hampshire +2 7 £340 -9.33% 4
North Yorkshire - 7 £188 -
York - 6 - -
City of London +12 4 £500 +11.11% 5
West Yorkshire -14 3 £338 -0.73% 1
Scotland - 3 £397 -
Kent - 3 £560 - 1
Surrey +12 2 £355 +18.33%
Bristol +4 2 £270 -21.16%
Manchester -3 2 £455 - 1
West Midlands -7 2 £325 -7.14% 1
North West -10 2 £455 - 4
Leeds -13 2 £306 -9.92% 1
Glasgow - 2 £431 -
Gloucester +11 1 £475 - 1
Bradford -17 1 £345 -4.16%
Birmingham - 1 - -
Cheltenham - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 £363 -
Fareham - 1 £325 -

Oracle APEX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 176 (100.00%) Oracle
2 146 (82.95%) SQL
3 141 (80.11%) PL/SQL
4 91 (51.70%) Oracle Database
5 64 (36.36%) Java
6 60 (34.09%) Oracle Reports
7 55 (31.25%) Oracle Forms
8 51 (28.98%) JavaScript
9 43 (24.43%) Oracle Database 11g
10 41 (23.30%) Agile Software Development
10 41 (23.30%) HTML
10 41 (23.30%) CSS
11 36 (20.45%) Finance
12 35 (19.89%) Oracle Database 10g
13 29 (16.48%) Toad
13 29 (16.48%) UNIX
14 27 (15.34%) Security Cleared
15 25 (14.20%) jQuery
16 23 (13.07%) Unit Testing
16 23 (13.07%) Performance Tuning
17 22 (12.50%) Linux
17 22 (12.50%) SQL Server
18 21 (11.93%) XML
19 18 (10.23%) Data Modelling
20 17 (9.66%) RDBMS
20 17 (9.66%) Relational Database
21 16 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
21 16 (9.09%) DV Cleared
22 15 (8.52%) CRM
22 15 (8.52%) .NET

Oracle APEX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 7 (3.98%) Oracle Workflow
2 6 (3.41%) WebLogic
3 5 (2.84%) GlassFish
3 5 (2.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (2.84%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 5 (2.84%) LiveCycle
4 4 (2.27%) Apache
5 3 (1.70%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.70%) JBoss
6 2 (1.14%) Confluence
7 1 (0.57%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (5.11%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.41%) MS Office
3 5 (2.84%) MS Project
4 2 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (5.68%) Oracle Applications
2 9 (5.11%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (5.11%) BigMachines
3 6 (3.41%) Oracle 11i
4 5 (2.84%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (2.84%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (2.27%) Oracle Assets
5 4 (2.27%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (1.70%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (1.70%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (1.14%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.57%) Oracle Payroll
8 1 (0.57%) Oracle HRMS
8 1 (0.57%) Oracle iRecruitment
8 1 (0.57%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.57%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 1 (0.57%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 1 (0.57%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 1 (0.57%) Oracle TCA
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.11%) SaaS
1 9 (5.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.27%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (51.70%) Oracle Database
2 60 (34.09%) Oracle Reports
3 43 (24.43%) Oracle Database 11g
4 35 (19.89%) Oracle Database 10g
5 22 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 17 (9.66%) RDBMS
6 17 (9.66%) Relational Database
7 16 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
8 15 (8.52%) Oracle ODI
9 13 (7.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (6.25%) SQLPlus
11 10 (5.68%) Oracle Discoverer
11 10 (5.68%) MySQL
11 10 (5.68%) Oracle BI EE
12 9 (5.11%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 8 (4.55%) OLTP
13 8 (4.55%) Oracle9i Database
14 7 (3.98%) PostgreSQL
15 5 (2.84%) SQL Server 2005
15 5 (2.84%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 55 (31.25%) Oracle Forms
2 29 (16.48%) Toad
3 10 (5.68%) JDeveloper
4 8 (4.55%) Ant
4 8 (4.55%) Maven
5 7 (3.98%) Visual Studio
6 5 (2.84%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (2.27%) Git (software)
7 4 (2.27%) Subversion
8 3 (1.70%) JIRA
9 2 (1.14%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.14%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (0.57%) PVCS
10 1 (0.57%) FishEye
10 1 (0.57%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.57%) Hudson
General
1 36 (20.45%) Finance
2 10 (5.68%) Billing
3 6 (3.41%) Banking
4 4 (2.27%) Legal
5 3 (1.70%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.70%) Local Government
6 2 (1.14%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.14%) Music Industry
6 2 (1.14%) Retail
7 1 (0.57%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.57%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.57%) Electronics
7 1 (0.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 122 (69.32%) Developer
2 99 (56.25%) Oracle Developer
3 26 (14.77%) Analyst
4 20 (11.36%) Programmer
5 16 (9.09%) Analyst Programmer
6 10 (5.68%) Architect
6 10 (5.68%) SQL Developer
7 9 (5.11%) Lead Developer
8 8 (4.55%) Senior Developer
8 8 (4.55%) Senior Oracle Developer
8 8 (4.55%) Database Developer
9 7 (3.98%) Oracle Analyst
9 7 (3.98%) Consultant
9 7 (3.98%) Service Architect
10 6 (3.41%) DBA
10 6 (3.41%) PL/SQL Developer
10 6 (3.41%) Analyst Developer
11 5 (2.84%) Oracle DBA
11 5 (2.84%) Oracle Database Developer
11 5 (2.84%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (23.30%) HTML
1 41 (23.30%) CSS
2 25 (14.20%) jQuery
3 21 (11.93%) XML
4 15 (8.52%) .NET
5 13 (7.39%) Web Services
6 12 (6.82%) Ajax
7 10 (5.68%) JSON
8 9 (5.11%) JSP
9 8 (4.55%) Visualforce
9 8 (4.55%) Mason
10 7 (3.98%) Hibernate
10 7 (3.98%) Spring
10 7 (3.98%) ASP.NET
11 6 (3.41%) Java EE
12 5 (2.84%) Oracle ADF
12 5 (2.84%) JRuby
12 5 (2.84%) Java EE 5
12 5 (2.84%) J2EE
13 3 (1.70%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.55%) NHS
2 6 (3.41%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.27%) Life Science
3 4 (2.27%) PACS
4 3 (1.70%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.14%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.14%) Web 2.0
6 1 (0.57%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.57%) Equities
6 1 (0.57%) GIS
6 1 (0.57%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.57%) User Experience
6 1 (0.57%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 29 (16.48%) UNIX
2 22 (12.50%) Linux
3 8 (4.55%) Windows
4 6 (3.41%) VMS
5 5 (2.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.14%) OpenVMS
7 2 (1.14%) HPUX
8 1 (0.57%) Solaris
8 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.57%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (23.30%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (13.07%) Unit Testing
2 23 (13.07%) Performance Tuning
3 18 (10.23%) Data Modelling
4 15 (8.52%) CRM
5 14 (7.95%) Scrum
6 11 (6.25%) Validation
6 11 (6.25%) Kimball Methodology
7 10 (5.68%) Waterfall
7 10 (5.68%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (4.55%) Mentoring
8 8 (4.55%) Inmon Methodology
8 8 (4.55%) Service Management
8 8 (4.55%) Risk Management
8 8 (4.55%) ITIL
8 8 (4.55%) Data Analysis
9 7 (3.98%) Workflow
9 7 (3.98%) Migration
9 7 (3.98%) TDD
9 7 (3.98%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 146 (82.95%) SQL
2 141 (80.11%) PL/SQL
3 64 (36.36%) Java
4 51 (28.98%) JavaScript
5 10 (5.68%) T-SQL
5 10 (5.68%) C#
6 8 (4.55%) Apex Code
7 7 (3.98%) PHP
8 6 (3.41%) Shell Script
9 5 (2.84%) Jython
9 5 (2.84%) Groovy
10 4 (2.27%) C++
10 4 (2.27%) C
11 3 (1.70%) VB
11 3 (1.70%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.70%) VBA
12 2 (1.14%) Python
12 2 (1.14%) VBScript
13 1 (0.57%) VB6
13 1 (0.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 27 (15.34%) Security Cleared
2 16 (9.09%) DV Cleared
3 12 (6.82%) Degree
4 10 (5.68%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.70%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (1.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.14%) OCP
6 2 (1.14%) ISEB
6 2 (1.14%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.57%) HP AIS
7 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.84%) QA
2 4 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.14%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.57%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (3.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (1.70%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (1.70%) Data Guard
3 2 (1.14%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 176 (100.00%) Oracle
2 10 (5.68%) Microsoft
3 9 (5.11%) Siebel
3 9 (5.11%) Eloqua
4 8 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (3.41%) HP
5 6 (3.41%) Business Objects
6 5 (2.84%) Red Hat
6 5 (2.84%) Adobe
7 4 (2.27%) SAP
8 3 (1.70%) IBM
9 2 (1.14%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.57%) OpenText
10 1 (0.57%) VMware
10 1 (0.57%) Serena
10 1 (0.57%) PeopleSoft
10 1 (0.57%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.57%) Rogue Wave
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Hampshire
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Hampshire
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