Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 235 234 267
Rank change year-on-year -1 +33 +31
Contract jobs citing Oracle APEX 6 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.084% 0.090% 0.044%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.43% 0.49% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 1
City of London median daily rate £525 £425 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.53% +25.93% -21.05%
10th Percentile £300 £413 £334
90th Percentile £625 £495 £341
Central London median daily rate £525 £425 £356
% change year-on-year +23.53% +19.30% -16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London 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 the City of London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1389 1216 1329
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 19.42% 18.24% 14.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1104 990 1100
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £363 £349 £310
90th Percentile £638 £625 £638
Central London median daily rate £498 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +4.74% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
City of London median hourly rate £25.50 £32.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.54% -13.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £23.24 £31.25 £35.50
90th Percentile £59.45 £33.75 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -7.69% -13.33% +3.45%

Oracle APEX
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Oracle APEX as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle APEX in the City of London

Oracle APEX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle APEX in the City of London

Oracle APEX
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle APEX in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle APEX in the City of London

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 City of London region with a requirement for Oracle APEX.

1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) SOAP
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) PHP
3 2 (33.33%) Sybase
3 2 (33.33%) C
3 2 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) XHTML
3 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Ajax
3 2 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 2 (33.33%) Front Office
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Fixed Income
3 2 (33.33%) Electronic Trading
3 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (33.33%) Prototyping
4 1 (16.67%) IT Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) Task Automation

Oracle APEX
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (16.67%) Confluence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
1 1 (16.67%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
1 1 (16.67%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Front Office
1 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Banking Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Financials Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Salesforce Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) SOAP
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
1 3 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) Ajax
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) XHTML
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) ActiveX
3 1 (16.67%) ADO
3 1 (16.67%) DAO
3 1 (16.67%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) Visualforce
3 1 (16.67%) XML Schema
3 1 (16.67%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Fixed Income
1 2 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Electronic Trading
1 2 (33.33%) Prototyping
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) IT Strategy
2 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) Release Management
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Task Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (16.67%) Apex Code
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (16.67%) SOQL
3 1 (16.67%) VB
3 1 (16.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Sybase
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (16.67%) Sun