Period
to 21 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 21 September 2021 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)
UK > England
6 months to
21 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 641 412 761
Rank change year-on-year -229 +349 +33
Contract jobs citing Oracle APEX 84 61 50
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.24% 0.062%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.74% 1.31% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 39 35
10th Percentile £404 £393 £300
25th Percentile £463 £433 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £700 £500 £445
Median % change year-on-year +40.00% +12.36% +7.23%
75th Percentile £759 £575 £475
90th Percentile £763 £763 £653
UK median daily rate £618 £500 £438
% change year-on-year +23.50% +14.29% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK median hourly rate - £55.00 -

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 England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 11,416 4,662 14,735
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 17.86% 18.17% 18.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,775 3,256 9,855
10th Percentile £363 £325 £331
25th Percentile £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £475
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
75th Percentile £623 £588 £575
90th Percentile £700 £650 £639
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 192 68 175
10th Percentile £25.28 £25.23 £22.05
25th Percentile £41.25 £41.19 £40.56
Median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £46.00
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% -2.17% +8.24%
75th Percentile £60.50 £53.75 £52.50
90th Percentile £69.99 £58.63 £57.50
UK median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

Oracle APEX
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Oracle APEX as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle APEX in England

Oracle APEX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Oracle APEX in England.

Daily rate trend for Oracle APEX in England

Oracle APEX
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Oracle APEX in England over the 6 months to 21 September 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Oracle APEX in England

Oracle APEX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Oracle APEX in England.

Hourly rate trend for Oracle APEX in England

Oracle APEX
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 21 September 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -153 55 £725 +9.43% 9
East of England - 8 £400 -
South East -102 7 £425 -14.14% 2
South West -49 3 £463 -1.86% 1
North West -54 3 £475 - 1
North of England -82 3 £475 +26.67% 3
Midlands -75 1 £500 - 3
West Midlands - 1 £500 - 2
Oracle APEX
UK

For the 6 months to 21 September 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle APEX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Oracle APEX.

1 84 (100.00%) Oracle
2 68 (80.95%) SQL
3 57 (67.86%) Oracle Database
4 50 (59.52%) Oracle Database 12c
5 46 (54.76%) C++
6 44 (52.38%) Python
7 43 (51.19%) Relational Database
8 40 (47.62%) XML
9 38 (45.24%) Windows
9 38 (45.24%) C#
9 38 (45.24%) FIS
10 36 (42.86%) Subversion
10 36 (42.86%) STL
10 36 (42.86%) Regression Testing
10 36 (42.86%) Test Automation
11 35 (41.67%) Multithreaded Programming
11 35 (41.67%) SunGard
11 35 (41.67%) SunGard Martini
11 35 (41.67%) Multithreading
11 35 (41.67%) Banking
12 34 (40.48%) Investment Banking
12 34 (40.48%) Unit Testing
12 34 (40.48%) Visual Studio
12 34 (40.48%) .NET
12 34 (40.48%) CppUnit
12 34 (40.48%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 31 (36.90%) JSON
14 28 (33.33%) Social Skills
15 27 (32.14%) Workflow
16 26 (30.95%) Git (software)

Oracle APEX
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 10 (11.90%) Apache Spark
2 5 (5.95%) Apache Airflow
2 5 (5.95%) Luigi
2 5 (5.95%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (5.95%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.19%) Apache
3 1 (1.19%) JBoss
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 35 (41.67%) SunGard Martini
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 12 (14.29%) AWS
2 10 (11.90%) Google Analytics
3 9 (10.71%) Amazon S3
3 9 (10.71%) Snowflake
4 6 (7.14%) GCP
5 5 (5.95%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (5.95%) Amazon EMR
5 5 (5.95%) AWS Data Pipeline
5 5 (5.95%) Azure
5 5 (5.95%) PaaS
5 5 (5.95%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 5 (5.95%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 4 (4.76%) Oracle CX
6 4 (4.76%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.38%) Internet
2 2 (2.38%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (67.86%) Oracle Database
2 50 (59.52%) Oracle Database 12c
3 43 (51.19%) Relational Database
4 13 (15.48%) Oracle ODI
5 11 (13.10%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (13.10%) Oracle Reports
6 10 (11.90%) Star Schema
7 9 (10.71%) Amazon RDS
7 9 (10.71%) Data Mart
8 8 (9.52%) SQL Server
9 5 (5.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 5 (5.95%) Amazon Redshift
9 5 (5.95%) Azkaban
9 5 (5.95%) Big Data
9 5 (5.95%) BigQuery
9 5 (5.95%) Metadata
9 5 (5.95%) NoSQL
9 5 (5.95%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (2.38%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 36 (42.86%) Subversion
2 34 (40.48%) CppUnit
2 34 (40.48%) Visual Studio
3 26 (30.95%) Git (software)
4 23 (27.38%) Jenkins
5 21 (25.00%) Artifactory
5 21 (25.00%) Bitbucket
5 21 (25.00%) Robot Framework
5 21 (25.00%) TeamCity
6 6 (7.14%) JIRA
7 5 (5.95%) Eclipse
8 4 (4.76%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (2.38%) Cucumber
10 2 (2.38%) eggPlant
10 2 (2.38%) JMeter
10 2 (2.38%) REST Assured
10 2 (2.38%) Selenium
General
1 35 (41.67%) Banking
2 34 (40.48%) Investment Banking
3 28 (33.33%) Social Skills
4 17 (20.24%) Front Office
5 15 (17.86%) Finance
6 8 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (9.52%) Back Office
7 7 (8.33%) Telecoms
8 6 (7.14%) Marketing
9 5 (5.95%) Public Sector
10 4 (4.76%) Presentation Skills
11 3 (3.57%) Electronics
11 3 (3.57%) Manufacturing
11 3 (3.57%) Retail
12 1 (1.19%) Advertising
12 1 (1.19%) Local Government
12 1 (1.19%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 54 (64.29%) Developer
2 37 (44.05%) C++ Developer
3 33 (39.29%) Investment Banking C++ Developer
4 17 (20.24%) Front Office C++ Developer
4 17 (20.24%) Front Office Developer
5 13 (15.48%) Oracle Developer
6 9 (10.71%) Data Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Architect
8 4 (4.76%) Azure Engineer
9 3 (3.57%) Administrator
9 3 (3.57%) Analyst
9 3 (3.57%) Cloud Architect
9 3 (3.57%) Consultant
9 3 (3.57%) Salesforce Administrator
9 3 (3.57%) Salesforce Architect
9 3 (3.57%) Salesforce Technical Architect
9 3 (3.57%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.57%) Technical Architect
10 2 (2.38%) Performance Engineer
10 2 (2.38%) Senior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (47.62%) XML
2 36 (42.86%) STL
3 34 (40.48%) .NET
3 34 (40.48%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 31 (36.90%) JSON
5 21 (25.00%) .NET Core
5 21 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 21 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 21 (25.00%) gRPC
5 21 (25.00%) REST
6 12 (14.29%) CSS
6 12 (14.29%) Kafka
7 10 (11.90%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 8 (9.52%) HTML
9 5 (5.95%) Ajax
9 5 (5.95%) Spark Streaming
9 5 (5.95%) Visualforce
10 4 (4.76%) HTML5
10 4 (4.76%) Oracle Fusion
11 2 (2.38%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.43%) Fixed Income
2 6 (7.14%) Data Structures
2 6 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.57%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.19%) Derivative
4 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (1.19%) Equities
4 1 (1.19%) Legacy Applications
4 1 (1.19%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 38 (45.24%) Windows
2 3 (3.57%) Linux
2 3 (3.57%) Unix
3 2 (2.38%) Solaris
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (42.86%) Regression Testing
1 36 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 35 (41.67%) Multithreaded Programming
2 35 (41.67%) Multithreading
3 34 (40.48%) Unit Testing
4 27 (32.14%) Workflow
5 21 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (22.62%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (20.24%) DevOps
8 11 (13.10%) Analytics
8 11 (13.10%) ETL
9 10 (11.90%) Data Integration
9 10 (11.90%) Data Pipeline
9 10 (11.90%) Dimensional Modelling
10 9 (10.71%) Validation
11 8 (9.52%) Process Improvement
12 6 (7.14%) Change Management
12 6 (7.14%) ITIL
13 5 (5.95%) OO
13 5 (5.95%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (80.95%) SQL
2 46 (54.76%) C++
3 44 (52.38%) Python
4 38 (45.24%) C#
5 24 (28.57%) PL/SQL
6 11 (13.10%) Java
7 8 (9.52%) Apex Code
7 8 (9.52%) JavaScript
8 5 (5.95%) Scala
9 4 (4.76%) PHP
10 1 (1.19%) C
10 1 (1.19%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (15.48%) Security Cleared
2 12 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.95%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (5.95%) Degree
4 1 (1.19%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.19%) DBS Check
System Software
1 2 (2.38%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 21 (25.00%) BladeLogic
2 2 (2.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (2.38%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 84 (100.00%) Oracle
2 38 (45.24%) FIS
3 35 (41.67%) SunGard
4 10 (11.90%) Google
5 8 (9.52%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (7.14%) SAP
7 3 (3.57%) Rogue Wave
7 3 (3.57%) Serena
8 1 (1.19%) BT
8 1 (1.19%) MuleSoft
8 1 (1.19%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.19%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud