The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle APEX skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle APEX over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Application Express (APEX)
Rank 140 112 114
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +2
Contract jobs citing Oracle APEX 6 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.18% 0.041% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.29% 0.45% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Median daily rate £350 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Oracle APEX
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
466 224 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.16% 9.11% 7.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 130 113
Median daily rate £425 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £150 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 17
Median hourly rate £30.00 £31.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -17.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.40 £17.80 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £42.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

Oracle APEX
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region 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 West Midlands

Oracle APEX
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle APEX across the West Midlands region.

Oracle APEX Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle APEX
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
Birmingham - 2 - -
Shropshire - 2 - -
Warwickshire - 2 £350 -
Oracle APEX
England

Oracle APEX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Oracle APEX.

1 18 (100.00%) Oracle
2 11 (61.11%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (55.56%) Oracle EBS R12
4 9 (50.00%) Oracle Database
5 8 (44.44%) Oracle Database 12c
6 7 (38.89%) Open Source
6 7 (38.89%) Liferay
6 7 (38.89%) MuleSoft
6 7 (38.89%) Oracle ADF
6 7 (38.89%) WebLogic
6 7 (38.89%) PL/SQL
6 7 (38.89%) SQL
7 6 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
7 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (27.78%) Oracle RAC
8 5 (27.78%) AIX
8 5 (27.78%) Linux
8 5 (27.78%) Red Hat
9 4 (22.22%) RDBMS
9 4 (22.22%) VLAN
9 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
10 3 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (11.11%) Workflow
11 2 (11.11%) Finance
11 2 (11.11%) Oracle Applications
11 2 (11.11%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (11.11%) Oracle Financials
11 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse

Oracle APEX
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 7 (38.89%) Liferay
1 7 (38.89%) WebLogic
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 11 (61.11%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (55.56%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (44.44%) Oracle Database 12c
3 6 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
3 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (22.22%) RDBMS
4 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
5 3 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) Oracle Developer
3 5 (27.78%) DBA
4 4 (22.22%) Administrator
5 3 (16.67%) Applications Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Consultant
5 3 (16.67%) E-Business Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Oracle Applications Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (11.11%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (11.11%) Oracle Financials Consultant
7 1 (5.56%) Designer
7 1 (5.56%) E-Business Administrator
7 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Designer
7 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle Specialist
7 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL Developer
7 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) Oracle ADF
2 1 (5.56%) JSON
2 1 (5.56%) REST
2 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) AIX
1 5 (27.78%) Linux
1 5 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Open Source
2 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (11.11%) Cash Management
3 2 (11.11%) Database Tuning
3 2 (11.11%) Integration Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) PL/SQL
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (38.89%) MuleSoft
3 5 (27.78%) Red Hat