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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Application Express (APEX)
Rank 543 538 523
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -15
Contract jobs citing Oracle APEX 77 73 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.02% 1.04% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 44 25
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£375 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £258 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £453 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £45.00

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
7557 7024 5870
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.29% 12.85% 11.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4976 4513 3677
Average daily rate £400 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 152 144
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.83 £30.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.30 £71.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +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 31 July 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
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 31 July 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 -20 72 £375 -3.22% 12
Yorkshire -9 18 £325 -4.41% 6
London -12 17 £400 -6.97% 1
South West +2 15 £408 +63.00% 1
Gloucestershire +9 13 £408 - 1
South East -18 10 £370 +5.71% 1
South Yorkshire +1 9 £325 +30.00% 1
Hampshire -9 8 £370 -4.51%
Cheltenham -1 7 £408 -
West Yorkshire -19 7 £345 +1.47% 5
Edinburgh -7 5 £260 -7.30% 1
Scotland -11 5 £260 -16.12% 1
Gloucester - 5 £431 - 1
North West -28 4 £450 +33.33% 1
East Midlands - 4 £388 -
Bradford - 4 - -
Doncaster - 4 £394 - 1
Luton - 3 £375 -
East of England - 3 £375 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £375 -
Berkshire +5 2 £400 -30.43% 1
Andover +2 2 - -
City of London -10 2 £338 -17.68%
Manchester -10 2 £455 +30.00%
Bristol - 2 £300 -
Harrow - 2 £205 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £350 -
Reading -2 1 - - 1
Liverpool -8 1 £450 +50.00%
Merseyside -11 1 £450 +50.00%

Oracle APEX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 178 (100.00%) Oracle
2 143 (80.34%) SQL
3 138 (77.53%) PL/SQL
4 75 (42.13%) Oracle Database
5 63 (35.39%) Java
6 54 (30.34%) Oracle Reports
7 53 (29.78%) Oracle Forms
8 51 (28.65%) JavaScript
9 44 (24.72%) HTML
10 39 (21.91%) Finance
11 38 (21.35%) Agile Software Development
12 36 (20.22%) CSS
13 34 (19.10%) Security Cleared
14 27 (15.17%) UNIX
15 26 (14.61%) Oracle Database 11g
16 25 (14.04%) Oracle Database 10g
17 23 (12.92%) XML
18 22 (12.36%) DV Cleared
19 20 (11.24%) Toad
20 19 (10.67%) Oracle BI EE
20 19 (10.67%) Oracle ODI
20 19 (10.67%) Performance Tuning
21 18 (10.11%) jQuery
21 18 (10.11%) Business Intelligence
21 18 (10.11%) Linux
21 18 (10.11%) Data Warehouse
21 18 (10.11%) Data Modelling
22 17 (9.55%) SQL Server
23 15 (8.43%) ITIL
23 15 (8.43%) Shell Script

Oracle APEX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (2.25%) Apache
1 4 (2.25%) Oracle Workflow
1 4 (2.25%) LiveCycle
2 3 (1.69%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (1.12%) Oracle Spatial
3 2 (1.12%) GlassFish
3 2 (1.12%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.12%) Confluence
3 2 (1.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (1.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (1.12%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.56%) SAS
4 1 (0.56%) CMS
4 1 (0.56%) Jetty
4 1 (0.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (4.49%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.12%) MS Project
3 1 (0.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (6.74%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (6.18%) Oracle Applications
3 9 (5.06%) BigMachines
4 7 (3.93%) Oracle Payables
4 7 (3.93%) Oracle Receivables
5 6 (3.37%) Oracle ERP
5 6 (3.37%) Oracle General Ledger
6 5 (2.81%) Oracle 11i
7 3 (1.69%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (1.69%) Oracle Assets
8 2 (1.12%) ION MarketView
8 2 (1.12%) RMDS
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle iRecruitment
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle Payroll
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle HRMS
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle iProcurement
9 1 (0.56%) Demantra
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle E-Business Tax
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.06%) Cloud Computing
1 9 (5.06%) SaaS
2 1 (0.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.25%) LDAP
2 3 (1.69%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.12%) LAN
4 1 (0.56%) HTTP
4 1 (0.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (42.13%) Oracle Database
2 54 (30.34%) Oracle Reports
3 26 (14.61%) Oracle Database 11g
4 25 (14.04%) Oracle Database 10g
5 19 (10.67%) Oracle BI EE
5 19 (10.67%) Oracle ODI
6 18 (10.11%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (9.55%) SQL Server
8 15 (8.43%) Relational Database
9 13 (7.30%) Oracle9i Database
9 13 (7.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (6.18%) RDBMS
10 11 (6.18%) MySQL
11 10 (5.62%) SQLPlus
12 9 (5.06%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 8 (4.49%) OLTP
13 8 (4.49%) Oracle Discoverer
14 7 (3.93%) MongoDB
15 6 (3.37%) BusinessObjects
16 4 (2.25%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 53 (29.78%) Oracle Forms
2 20 (11.24%) Toad
3 7 (3.93%) JDeveloper
4 5 (2.81%) Ant
5 4 (2.25%) Git (software)
5 4 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (2.25%) HP UFT
5 4 (2.25%) Subversion
5 4 (2.25%) Maven
5 4 (2.25%) JIRA
6 3 (1.69%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.12%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.12%) Hudson
7 2 (1.12%) ProC
8 1 (0.56%) Selenium
8 1 (0.56%) FishEye
8 1 (0.56%) Gradle
8 1 (0.56%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.56%) JUnit
General
1 39 (21.91%) Finance
2 10 (5.62%) Billing
3 5 (2.81%) Retail
4 4 (2.25%) Legal
5 3 (1.69%) Banking
6 2 (1.12%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.12%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.56%) Publishing
7 1 (0.56%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 121 (67.98%) Developer
2 100 (56.18%) Oracle Developer
3 26 (14.61%) Analyst
4 18 (10.11%) Programmer
5 14 (7.87%) Analyst Programmer
6 11 (6.18%) SQL Developer
7 9 (5.06%) Architect
7 9 (5.06%) Lead Developer
8 8 (4.49%) Senior Developer
8 8 (4.49%) Consultant
9 7 (3.93%) PL/SQL Developer
9 7 (3.93%) Senior Oracle Developer
9 7 (3.93%) Oracle Analyst
9 7 (3.93%) Service Architect
10 6 (3.37%) Applications Support
11 4 (2.25%) Analyst Developer
11 4 (2.25%) Database Developer
11 4 (2.25%) Technical Leader
12 3 (1.69%) Automation Tester
12 3 (1.69%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (24.72%) HTML
2 36 (20.22%) CSS
3 23 (12.92%) XML
4 18 (10.11%) jQuery
5 13 (7.30%) .NET
6 10 (5.62%) Ajax
6 10 (5.62%) Visualforce
7 9 (5.06%) Mason
8 8 (4.49%) JSON
8 8 (4.49%) JSP
8 8 (4.49%) Web Services
9 7 (3.93%) Java EE
10 5 (2.81%) Spring
10 5 (2.81%) Drools
10 5 (2.81%) J2EE
10 5 (2.81%) ASP.NET
11 4 (2.25%) Hibernate
12 3 (1.69%) Apache Flex
13 2 (1.12%) JRuby
13 2 (1.12%) Java EE 5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.49%) NHS
2 6 (3.37%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.25%) PACS
4 3 (1.69%) GIS
4 3 (1.69%) User Experience
4 3 (1.69%) Data Structures
4 3 (1.69%) Life Science
5 2 (1.12%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.12%) Web 2.0
5 2 (1.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.12%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.56%) Replication
6 1 (0.56%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.56%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.56%) Video on Demand
6 1 (0.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 27 (15.17%) UNIX
2 18 (10.11%) Linux
3 6 (3.37%) Windows
4 3 (1.69%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.12%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.12%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (21.35%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (10.67%) Performance Tuning
3 18 (10.11%) Data Modelling
3 18 (10.11%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (8.43%) ITIL
5 14 (7.87%) Kimball Methodology
6 12 (6.74%) CRM
6 12 (6.74%) Scrum
6 12 (6.74%) Unit Testing
7 10 (5.62%) Validation
8 9 (5.06%) Migration
8 9 (5.06%) Configuration Management
8 9 (5.06%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (4.49%) Web Development
9 8 (4.49%) Service Management
9 8 (4.49%) Risk Management
9 8 (4.49%) Inmon Methodology
10 7 (3.93%) DevOps
10 7 (3.93%) TDD
10 7 (3.93%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 143 (80.34%) SQL
2 138 (77.53%) PL/SQL
3 63 (35.39%) Java
4 51 (28.65%) JavaScript
5 15 (8.43%) Shell Script
6 10 (5.62%) T-SQL
6 10 (5.62%) Perl
6 10 (5.62%) Apex Code
7 9 (5.06%) PHP
7 9 (5.06%) C#
7 9 (5.06%) Python
8 7 (3.93%) C++
8 7 (3.93%) C
8 7 (3.93%) Ruby
9 5 (2.81%) VB
10 4 (2.25%) VBScript
11 3 (1.69%) Groovy
12 2 (1.12%) sed
12 2 (1.12%) Korn
12 2 (1.12%) AWK
Qualifications
1 34 (19.10%) Security Cleared
2 22 (12.36%) DV Cleared
3 12 (6.74%) SC Cleared
4 7 (3.93%) Degree
5 4 (2.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (2.25%) ISEB
5 4 (2.25%) ISEB Practitioner
6 3 (1.69%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.12%) PMP
7 2 (1.12%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.12%) OCP
8 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.56%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.37%) SLA
2 2 (1.12%) QA
3 1 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (1.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (2.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (1.69%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (1.69%) Data Guard
3 2 (1.12%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 178 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (6.74%) Microsoft
3 10 (5.62%) Salesforce.com
4 9 (5.06%) Eloqua
4 9 (5.06%) Siebel
5 5 (2.81%) SAP
5 5 (2.81%) OpenText
6 4 (2.25%) Adobe
6 4 (2.25%) HP
7 3 (1.69%) VMware
8 2 (1.12%) Serena
8 2 (1.12%) ION Trading
8 2 (1.12%) Splunk
8 2 (1.12%) IBM
8 2 (1.12%) Sybase
9 1 (0.56%) Hyperion
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