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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Application Express (APEX)
Rank 533 531 522
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Contract jobs citing Oracle APEX 100 79 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.23% 1.11% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 43 29
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £453 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
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
8141 7134 6127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.93% 12.77% 11.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 5371 4597 3922
Average daily rate £400 £390 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 172 133 134
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.82% +1.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £30.00 £21.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £71.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +5.00%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +21 92 £378 -2.51% 21
South East -7 31 £373 -0.66% 6
Hampshire +15 27 £373 -0.66% 3
South West +8 17 £408 +63.00% 3
London -10 15 £488 +12.71% 4
Gloucestershire +3 14 £408 - 1
Yorkshire -18 14 £338 +16.37% 2
Andover +1 12 £388 +11.51%
West Yorkshire -18 10 £341 - 1
Cheltenham +3 7 £408 -
Gloucester - 7 £425 - 1
East of England +11 6 £375 -11.70%
Scotland -13 6 £260 -21.39% 2
Edinburgh -13 5 £260 -7.30% 2
North West -34 4 £450 +33.33% 5
Bradford - 4 - -
South Yorkshire -14 3 £313 +25.00%
Leeds -26 3 £338 - 1
East Midlands - 3 £350 - 1
Bristol - 3 £350 - 2
Hertfordshire - 3 £403 -
City of London +7 2 £338 -17.68% 1
Berkshire -2 2 £400 -30.43% 2
Cheshire - 2 - - 2
Luton - 2 £375 -
Harrow - 2 £205 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £375 -
Glasgow +7 1 - -
West Midlands +7 1 - -
East Yorkshire +5 1 - -

Oracle APEX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 198 (100.00%) Oracle
2 148 (74.75%) SQL
3 140 (70.71%) PL/SQL
4 85 (42.93%) Oracle Database
5 77 (38.89%) Java
6 61 (30.81%) JavaScript
7 56 (28.28%) HTML
7 56 (28.28%) Agile Software Development
8 54 (27.27%) Security Cleared
9 53 (26.77%) Oracle Reports
10 51 (25.76%) Oracle Forms
11 46 (23.23%) CSS
12 37 (18.69%) Finance
12 37 (18.69%) Oracle Database 11g
13 36 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
14 33 (16.67%) jQuery
15 32 (16.16%) Shell Script
15 32 (16.16%) SC Cleared
16 31 (15.66%) Oracle BI EE
17 29 (14.65%) Business Intelligence
18 28 (14.14%) Linux
19 27 (13.64%) ITIL
19 27 (13.64%) UNIX
20 25 (12.63%) Data Warehouse
21 24 (12.12%) DV Cleared
22 23 (11.62%) XML
23 22 (11.11%) Perl
23 22 (11.11%) Ajax
24 21 (10.61%) Oracle BI Publisher
25 18 (9.09%) Microsoft

Oracle APEX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 14 (7.07%) WebLogic
2 5 (2.53%) Apache
3 4 (2.02%) WordPress
3 4 (2.02%) LiveCycle
4 3 (1.52%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (1.01%) Oracle Spatial
5 2 (1.01%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.01%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.01%) Node.js
6 1 (0.51%) SAS
6 1 (0.51%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (0.51%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.51%) CMS
6 1 (0.51%) Jetty
6 1 (0.51%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (5.05%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.01%) MS Project
3 1 (0.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (7.58%) BigMachines
2 14 (7.07%) Oracle Applications
3 10 (5.05%) Oracle General Ledger
3 10 (5.05%) Oracle Payables
3 10 (5.05%) Oracle Receivables
4 9 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (2.53%) Oracle ERP
6 4 (2.02%) Oracle 11i
7 3 (1.52%) Oracle Assets
8 2 (1.01%) RMDS
8 2 (1.01%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (1.01%) ION MarketView
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle iProcurement
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle E-Business Tax
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle TCA
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.58%) Cloud Computing
1 15 (7.58%) SaaS
2 2 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.02%) LDAP
2 3 (1.52%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.52%) SAN
3 2 (1.01%) Internet
3 2 (1.01%) LAN
3 2 (1.01%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (42.93%) Oracle Database
2 53 (26.77%) Oracle Reports
3 37 (18.69%) Oracle Database 11g
4 36 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
5 31 (15.66%) Oracle BI EE
6 25 (12.63%) Data Warehouse
7 21 (10.61%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 17 (8.59%) MySQL
9 15 (7.58%) Oracle ODI
10 14 (7.07%) Oracle Database 12c
11 13 (6.57%) Relational Database
12 12 (6.06%) SQL Server
13 11 (5.56%) Oracle9i Database
13 11 (5.56%) MongoDB
14 10 (5.05%) SQLPlus
15 9 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 9 (4.55%) RDBMS
16 8 (4.04%) Oracle Discoverer
17 6 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
18 4 (2.02%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 51 (25.76%) Oracle Forms
2 16 (8.08%) Toad
2 16 (8.08%) Git (software)
3 15 (7.58%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (5.05%) HP UFT
5 9 (4.55%) TeamCity
6 7 (3.54%) Selenium
7 5 (2.53%) JDeveloper
7 5 (2.53%) Ant
7 5 (2.53%) WebDriver
8 4 (2.02%) Subversion
8 4 (2.02%) Maven
9 3 (1.52%) JIRA
9 3 (1.52%) LoadRunner
9 3 (1.52%) Jenkins
10 2 (1.01%) Visual Studio
10 2 (1.01%) ProC
10 2 (1.01%) Hudson
11 1 (0.51%) FishEye
11 1 (0.51%) SpecFlow
General
1 37 (18.69%) Finance
2 9 (4.55%) Military
2 9 (4.55%) Billing
3 5 (2.53%) Banking
3 5 (2.53%) Retail
4 4 (2.02%) Legal
4 4 (2.02%) Publishing
5 2 (1.01%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.01%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.51%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.51%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 133 (67.17%) Developer
2 99 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
3 24 (12.12%) Analyst
4 20 (10.10%) Programmer
5 13 (6.57%) Analyst Programmer
6 10 (5.05%) Consultant
6 10 (5.05%) SQL Developer
7 9 (4.55%) Architect
8 7 (3.54%) Tester
8 7 (3.54%) Applications Support
8 7 (3.54%) PL/SQL Developer
8 7 (3.54%) Service Architect
9 6 (3.03%) Automation Tester
9 6 (3.03%) Applications Developer
9 6 (3.03%) Senior Developer
10 5 (2.53%) Senior Oracle Developer
10 5 (2.53%) Test Leader
11 4 (2.02%) Test Consultant
11 4 (2.02%) Oracle Applications Developer
11 4 (2.02%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (28.28%) HTML
2 46 (23.23%) CSS
3 33 (16.67%) jQuery
4 23 (11.62%) XML
5 22 (11.11%) Ajax
6 17 (8.59%) Visualforce
6 17 (8.59%) .NET
7 15 (7.58%) Mason
8 11 (5.56%) Middleware
8 11 (5.56%) Oracle Fusion
9 7 (3.54%) Web Services
9 7 (3.54%) J2EE
9 7 (3.54%) Drools
9 7 (3.54%) Java EE
9 7 (3.54%) JSON
10 6 (3.03%) Apache Flex
10 6 (3.03%) JSP
10 6 (3.03%) HTML5
10 6 (3.03%) CSS3
11 5 (2.53%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.04%) NHS
2 6 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.53%) User Experience
4 4 (2.02%) PACS
5 3 (1.52%) GIS
6 2 (1.01%) Life Science
6 2 (1.01%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.01%) Fixed Income
6 2 (1.01%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.51%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.51%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.51%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.51%) Video on Demand
7 1 (0.51%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.51%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 28 (14.14%) Linux
2 27 (13.64%) UNIX
3 14 (7.07%) Oracle Linux
4 10 (5.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (2.53%) Windows
6 3 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.52%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.01%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (28.28%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (14.65%) Business Intelligence
3 27 (13.64%) ITIL
4 18 (9.09%) CRM
5 16 (8.08%) Scrum
5 16 (8.08%) Web Development
6 15 (7.58%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (7.58%) Data Modelling
7 13 (6.57%) Configuration Management
7 13 (6.57%) Performance Tuning
8 12 (6.06%) Unit Testing
9 11 (5.56%) Migration
9 11 (5.56%) System Testing
9 11 (5.56%) Kimball Methodology
10 9 (4.55%) Test Automation
10 9 (4.55%) Test Scripting
10 9 (4.55%) TDD
10 9 (4.55%) Validation
11 8 (4.04%) Data Analysis
11 8 (4.04%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 148 (74.75%) SQL
2 140 (70.71%) PL/SQL
3 77 (38.89%) Java
4 61 (30.81%) JavaScript
5 32 (16.16%) Shell Script
6 22 (11.11%) Perl
7 17 (8.59%) PHP
7 17 (8.59%) Apex Code
8 12 (6.06%) Python
8 12 (6.06%) C++
8 12 (6.06%) VB
9 11 (5.56%) C#
10 10 (5.05%) VBScript
10 10 (5.05%) Ruby
11 8 (4.04%) C
12 7 (3.54%) T-SQL
13 5 (2.53%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.52%) Korn
15 2 (1.01%) Groovy
15 2 (1.01%) sed
Qualifications
1 54 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 32 (16.16%) SC Cleared
3 24 (12.12%) DV Cleared
4 8 (4.04%) ISEB
5 6 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (2.53%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (2.53%) ISEB Practitioner
6 5 (2.53%) Degree
7 3 (1.52%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (1.01%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.01%) PMP
8 2 (1.01%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.01%) OCP
9 1 (0.51%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.53%) SLA
2 2 (1.01%) QA
3 1 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (2.53%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (1.52%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (2.02%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (1.52%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (1.52%) Data Guard
3 2 (1.01%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (0.51%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 198 (100.00%) Oracle
2 18 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 17 (8.59%) Salesforce.com
4 15 (7.58%) Siebel
4 15 (7.58%) Eloqua
5 10 (5.05%) HP
5 10 (5.05%) Red Hat
6 8 (4.04%) VMware
7 7 (3.54%) OpenText
8 5 (2.53%) SAP
9 4 (2.02%) Adobe
10 2 (1.01%) IBM
10 2 (1.01%) Sybase
10 2 (1.01%) Serena
10 2 (1.01%) ION Trading
10 2 (1.01%) Splunk
11 1 (0.51%) Microgen
11 1 (0.51%) PeopleSoft
11 1 (0.51%) Hyperion
11 1 (0.51%) Informatica
Hampshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hampshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Mason Frank International
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester
Mason Frank
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Posted: 17 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Northampton
Mason Frank
Posted: 25 days ago