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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Application Express (APEX)
Rank 590 543 566
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +23
Contract jobs citing Oracle APEX 67 118 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.21% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.75% 1.45% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 64 40
Median daily rate £425 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £322 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
8958 8142 7291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.74% 14.23% 12.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 6027 5367 4846
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 192 116
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.53 £26.03 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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 September 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 September 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 -18 63 £425 +6.25% 11
South East -2 31 £425 +11.84% 1
Hampshire -8 24 £413 +8.55% 1
Andover -6 14 £350 -9.67%
London -15 12 £450 -5.26% 3
Berkshire +15 7 £500 +25.00%
Yorkshire +7 7 £350 +3.70% 3
West Midlands -18 6 £350 -48.14%
City of London +13 4 £450 +33.33% 1
York - 4 - -
Telford - 4 - -
North Yorkshire - 4 - -
Shropshire - 4 - -
South West -3 3 £400 - 2
South Yorkshire - 3 £350 - 1
North West +15 2 £450 - 1
Warwick -2 2 £350 -48.14%
Gloucestershire -3 2 - -
Warwickshire -4 2 £350 -48.14%
County Antrim - 2 - -
Belfast - 2 - -
Manchester - 2 £450 - 1
Northern Ireland - 2 - -
Scotland +5 1 £350 +12.00% 1
Bristol -5 1 £400 - 2
Nottinghamshire -11 1 - -
East Midlands -11 1 - - 1
Nottingham -15 1 - -
Doncaster - 1 £275 - 1
Newbury - 1 - -

Oracle APEX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 197 (100.00%) Oracle
2 131 (66.50%) SQL
3 104 (52.79%) PL/SQL
4 100 (50.76%) Oracle Database
5 72 (36.55%) Security Cleared
6 66 (33.50%) Oracle Database 11g
7 64 (32.49%) SC Cleared
8 56 (28.43%) Oracle Database 12c
8 56 (28.43%) WebLogic
9 54 (27.41%) Agile Software Development
10 53 (26.90%) JavaScript
11 52 (26.40%) Linux
12 50 (25.38%) .NET
13 49 (24.87%) Java
14 48 (24.37%) HTML
15 44 (22.34%) Oracle Database 10g
16 42 (21.32%) Shell Script
17 39 (19.80%) Business Intelligence
17 39 (19.80%) Oracle BI EE
18 38 (19.29%) CSS
18 38 (19.29%) Ajax
19 37 (18.78%) Oracle Reports
19 37 (18.78%) Data Warehouse
20 36 (18.27%) Web Services
21 35 (17.77%) XML
21 35 (17.77%) Finance
21 35 (17.77%) Migration
21 35 (17.77%) jQuery
22 34 (17.26%) Team Foundation Server
22 34 (17.26%) Oracle EBS

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 56 (28.43%) WebLogic
2 13 (6.60%) Liferay
3 8 (4.06%) SharePoint
4 7 (3.55%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (2.54%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (2.54%) IIS
6 4 (2.03%) Apache
7 3 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.02%) Oracle 10gAS
8 2 (1.02%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (1.02%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (1.02%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.51%) Confluence
9 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (4.06%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.03%) MS Office
3 1 (0.51%) GIMP
3 1 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 34 (17.26%) Oracle EBS
2 21 (10.66%) Oracle EBS R12
3 11 (5.58%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (3.05%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (2.54%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (2.54%) Eloqua
5 5 (2.54%) Oracle Financials
5 5 (2.54%) Oracle Payroll
6 4 (2.03%) Oracle Cash Management
6 4 (2.03%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 3 (1.52%) Oracle General Ledger
7 3 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (1.02%) ION MarketView
8 2 (1.02%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (1.02%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (1.02%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (1.02%) RMDS
8 2 (1.02%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 1 (0.51%) BigMachines
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.05%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (2.54%) Force.com
3 2 (1.02%) FinancialForce.com
3 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.02%) Veeva
4 1 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.06%) VLAN
2 4 (2.03%) HTTP
2 4 (2.03%) SAN
3 2 (1.02%) DNS
3 2 (1.02%) Kerberos
3 2 (1.02%) LAN
3 2 (1.02%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.51%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.51%) Internet
4 1 (0.51%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (50.76%) Oracle Database
2 66 (33.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 56 (28.43%) Oracle Database 12c
4 44 (22.34%) Oracle Database 10g
5 39 (19.80%) Oracle BI EE
6 37 (18.78%) Data Warehouse
6 37 (18.78%) Oracle Reports
7 26 (13.20%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 24 (12.18%) Relational Database
9 20 (10.15%) RDBMS
9 20 (10.15%) SQL Server
10 13 (6.60%) BusinessObjects
10 13 (6.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 11 (5.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (5.58%) Star Schema
12 6 (3.05%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (2.54%) MongoDB
13 5 (2.54%) Oracle Discoverer
13 5 (2.54%) SQL Server 2008
14 4 (2.03%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 34 (17.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 24 (12.18%) Selenium
3 22 (11.17%) SpecFlow
4 18 (9.14%) TeamCity
5 17 (8.63%) Oracle Forms
6 15 (7.61%) Visual Studio
7 14 (7.11%) WebDriver
8 12 (6.09%) Git (software)
9 11 (5.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 6 (3.05%) Subversion
11 5 (2.54%) JIRA
12 4 (2.03%) Hudson
12 4 (2.03%) Jenkins
13 3 (1.52%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 3 (1.52%) Jasmine
14 2 (1.02%) Cucumber
14 2 (1.02%) FindBugs
14 2 (1.02%) Gradle
14 2 (1.02%) Liquibase
14 2 (1.02%) WiX
General
1 35 (17.77%) Finance
2 16 (8.12%) Military
3 11 (5.58%) Marketing
4 5 (2.54%) Retail
5 4 (2.03%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.03%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.52%) Banking
6 3 (1.52%) Electronics
6 3 (1.52%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.02%) General Ledger
7 2 (1.02%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.51%) Front Office
8 1 (0.51%) Games
8 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 115 (58.38%) Developer
2 86 (43.65%) Oracle Developer
3 29 (14.72%) Consultant
4 19 (9.64%) DBA
5 15 (7.61%) Oracle DBA
6 14 (7.11%) PL/SQL Developer
6 14 (7.11%) SQL Developer
7 12 (6.09%) Automation Tester
7 12 (6.09%) Oracle Consultant
7 12 (6.09%) Tester
8 11 (5.58%) Analyst
9 9 (4.57%) Senior Developer
10 8 (4.06%) .NET Developer
10 8 (4.06%) Applications Developer
10 8 (4.06%) Architect
11 7 (3.55%) Administrator
11 7 (3.55%) Oracle Applications Developer
12 6 (3.05%) Programmer
12 6 (3.05%) Test Automation Consultant
12 6 (3.05%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (25.38%) .NET
2 48 (24.37%) HTML
3 38 (19.29%) Ajax
3 38 (19.29%) CSS
4 36 (18.27%) Web Services
5 35 (17.77%) jQuery
5 35 (17.77%) XML
6 18 (9.14%) Middleware
7 15 (7.61%) Oracle Fusion
8 14 (7.11%) Visualforce
9 13 (6.60%) Oracle ADF
10 10 (5.08%) .NET Framework
11 8 (4.06%) ASP.NET
12 7 (3.55%) Apache Flex
12 7 (3.55%) COM
12 7 (3.55%) Entity Framework
13 6 (3.05%) ASP.NET Web API
13 6 (3.05%) J2EE
14 5 (2.54%) React
14 5 (2.54%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.61%) Data Structures
2 10 (5.08%) N-Tier
3 6 (3.05%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.03%) Algorithms
4 4 (2.03%) Social Network
5 2 (1.02%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.02%) Fintech
5 2 (1.02%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.02%) Life Science
5 2 (1.02%) Oracle Exalogic
6 1 (0.51%) BYOD
6 1 (0.51%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.51%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.51%) iPad
6 1 (0.51%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.51%) Replication
6 1 (0.51%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 52 (26.40%) Linux
2 27 (13.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 27 (13.71%) Unix
3 20 (10.15%) Oracle Linux
4 17 (8.63%) Windows
5 10 (5.08%) AIX
6 4 (2.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.52%) Windows Server
8 2 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.51%) HPUX
9 1 (0.51%) Solaris
9 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (27.41%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (19.80%) Business Intelligence
3 35 (17.77%) Migration
4 31 (15.74%) ETL
5 30 (15.23%) User Stories
6 23 (11.68%) Data Modelling
6 23 (11.68%) Scrum
7 21 (10.66%) Performance Tuning
8 20 (10.15%) ITIL
9 19 (9.64%) Configuration Management
10 18 (9.14%) System Testing
10 18 (9.14%) Test Scripting
11 17 (8.63%) Unit Testing
12 16 (8.12%) BDD
13 15 (7.61%) Service Design
14 14 (7.11%) Defect Tracking
15 13 (6.60%) Data Migration
15 13 (6.60%) Open Source
15 13 (6.60%) Regression Testing
16 12 (6.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 131 (66.50%) SQL
2 104 (52.79%) PL/SQL
3 53 (26.90%) JavaScript
4 49 (24.87%) Java
5 42 (21.32%) Shell Script
6 31 (15.74%) C#
7 27 (13.71%) Perl
8 24 (12.18%) PHP
9 17 (8.63%) Apex Code
9 17 (8.63%) F#
10 13 (6.60%) C
11 9 (4.57%) Python
12 7 (3.55%) T-SQL
13 6 (3.05%) C++
14 5 (2.54%) TypeScript
15 4 (2.03%) Bash Shell
15 4 (2.03%) Korn
15 4 (2.03%) PowerShell
15 4 (2.03%) VB
16 2 (1.02%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 72 (36.55%) Security Cleared
2 64 (32.49%) SC Cleared
3 11 (5.58%) DBS Check
4 9 (4.57%) DV Cleared
5 5 (2.54%) Degree
5 5 (2.54%) Oracle Certification
6 4 (2.03%) PMP
7 3 (1.52%) BC Cleared
7 3 (1.52%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (1.02%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.51%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.05%) QA
2 1 (0.51%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.51%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (8.63%) Oracle RAC
2 9 (4.57%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (1.52%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (5.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (2.03%) Data Guard
2 4 (2.03%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (1.02%) Oracle Identity Management
3 2 (1.02%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 2 (1.02%) Oracle ZFS
3 2 (1.02%) Thomson Reuters DACS
4 1 (0.51%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (0.51%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 197 (100.00%) Oracle
2 32 (16.24%) Microsoft
3 27 (13.71%) Red Hat
4 18 (9.14%) Informatica
5 17 (8.63%) Salesforce.com
6 13 (6.60%) MuleSoft
7 12 (6.09%) VMware
8 6 (3.05%) IBM
9 5 (2.54%) SAP
10 4 (2.03%) Hyperion
11 3 (1.52%) Siebel
12 2 (1.02%) BMC
12 2 (1.02%) Cognos
12 2 (1.02%) DevExpress
12 2 (1.02%) ION Trading
12 2 (1.02%) NetSuite
12 2 (1.02%) Remedy
12 2 (1.02%) Serena
12 2 (1.02%) Splunk
12 2 (1.02%) Sybase
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 14 days ago