Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Oracle APEX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle APEX over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Oracle Application Express (APEX)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 97 112
Rank change year-on-year +7 +15 -12
Contract jobs citing Oracle APEX 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.075% 0.14% 0.096%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.45% 0.78% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Cheshire median daily rate £170 £321 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -47.08% - -
North West median daily rate £170 £403 £488
% change year-on-year -57.76% -17.44% +44.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

Oracle APEX is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 223 256 271
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 16.75% 17.68% 12.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 192 180
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +12.32%
10th Percentile £303 £282 £284
90th Percentile £534 £500 £525
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
Cheshire median hourly rate £32.00 £39.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.95% +4.00% +10.29%
10th Percentile £31.00 £38.50 £25.63
90th Percentile £33.00 £39.50 £38.75
North West median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +10.29%

Oracle APEX
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Oracle APEX as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle APEX in Cheshire

Oracle APEX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Oracle APEX in Cheshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle APEX in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Oracle APEX.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Data Extraction

Oracle APEX
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Report Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Extraction
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle