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 3 months to 29 June 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)
UK / England
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 551 502 544
Rank change year-on-year -49 +42  
Contract jobs citing Oracle APEX 43 120 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.099% 0.24% 0.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.56% 1.55% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 78 61
Median daily rate £419 £378 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.92% +0.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £290 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £529 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £375 £355
% change year-on-year -2.66% +5.63%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.39 - £35.00

Oracle APEX is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Contract Development Application Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 7693 7723 6880
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 17.79% 15.67% 13.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 12737 13073 9985
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £306 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £594 £575 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 272 186 161
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +12.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £25.00 £20.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.75 £51.02 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.04
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.39%  

Oracle APEX
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle APEX in England

Oracle APEX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle APEX in England

Oracle APEX
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle APEX in England over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle APEX in England

Oracle APEX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle APEX in England.

Contractor 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 3 months to 29 June 2017. 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 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
London -5 18 £516 +14.72% 6
South West -3 8 £372 +4.05%
North of England +47 7 £348 +9.44% 10
North West +28 5 - - 2
South East -22 5 £348 -13.12%
Yorkshire +8 2 £348 +12.09% 8
Midlands +2 1 £250 -27.53% 1
East Midlands -5 1 £250 -
East of England -10 1 £413 -8.33% 1
Oracle APEX
UK

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 England region with a requirement for Oracle APEX.

1 130 (100.00%) Oracle
2 87 (66.92%) SQL
3 84 (64.62%) Oracle Database
4 64 (49.23%) Oracle Database 11g
5 59 (45.38%) Agile Software Development
6 54 (41.54%) PL/SQL
6 54 (41.54%) Linux
7 46 (35.38%) Oracle Database 10g
7 46 (35.38%) Test Automation
8 45 (34.62%) Security Cleared
9 44 (33.85%) Red Hat
10 43 (33.08%) SC Cleared
11 41 (31.54%) Business Intelligence
12 40 (30.77%) VMware
13 39 (30.00%) Windows
13 39 (30.00%) Java
13 39 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 38 (29.23%) Oracle Reports
15 34 (26.15%) Data Warehouse
15 34 (26.15%) Web Services
15 34 (26.15%) Toad
15 34 (26.15%) HP
15 34 (26.15%) TeamCity
16 33 (25.38%) Jenkins
17 32 (24.62%) .NET
18 31 (23.85%) Selenium
18 31 (23.85%) HP UFT
19 30 (23.08%) SQL Server
19 30 (23.08%) Oracle Forms
19 30 (23.08%) DevOps

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 26 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 15 (11.54%) SharePoint
3 9 (6.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 7 (5.38%) Confluence
4 7 (5.38%) GeoServer
4 7 (5.38%) Oracle Workflow
5 6 (4.62%) IIS
6 5 (3.85%) Apache
7 4 (3.08%) JBoss
7 4 (3.08%) WebSphere
8 3 (2.31%) Mule
9 2 (1.54%) SAS
10 1 (0.77%) Apache Qpid
10 1 (0.77%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (3.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.77%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 21 (16.15%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (9.23%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (4.62%) Oracle 11i
3 6 (4.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (3.85%) Siebel CRM
5 4 (3.08%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (2.31%) NetSuite
6 3 (2.31%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
6 3 (2.31%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 3 (2.31%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (2.31%) Oracle Receivables
6 3 (2.31%) SunGard Martini
7 2 (1.54%) HFM
7 2 (1.54%) Oracle Assets
7 2 (1.54%) Oracle iProcurement
8 1 (0.77%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.77%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.77%) RMDS
8 1 (0.77%) SAP MDG
8 1 (0.77%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 24 (18.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (9.23%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 9 (6.92%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 3 (2.31%) Force.com
4 3 (2.31%) GitHub
5 2 (1.54%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 28 (21.54%) PuTTY
1 28 (21.54%) WinSCP
2 10 (7.69%) Kerberos
3 8 (6.15%) Internet
4 5 (3.85%) LDAP
5 3 (2.31%) HTTP
6 1 (0.77%) AMQP
6 1 (0.77%) LAN
6 1 (0.77%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.77%) VoIP
6 1 (0.77%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (64.62%) Oracle Database
2 64 (49.23%) Oracle Database 11g
3 46 (35.38%) Oracle Database 10g
4 38 (29.23%) Oracle Reports
5 34 (26.15%) Data Warehouse
6 30 (23.08%) SQL Server
7 27 (20.77%) Oracle Database 12c
8 20 (15.38%) Oracle BI EE
9 19 (14.62%) Oracle OWB
9 19 (14.62%) SQL Server 2005
9 19 (14.62%) SQL Server 2012
10 18 (13.85%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 17 (13.08%) SQL Server 2008
12 12 (9.23%) Oracle Discoverer
12 12 (9.23%) Relational Database
13 11 (8.46%) QlikView
14 9 (6.92%) BusinessObjects
14 9 (6.92%) RDBMS
15 7 (5.38%) Big Data
16 6 (4.62%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 34 (26.15%) TeamCity
1 34 (26.15%) Toad
2 33 (25.38%) Jenkins
3 31 (23.85%) HP UFT
3 31 (23.85%) Selenium
4 30 (23.08%) Oracle Forms
5 27 (20.77%) Team Foundation Server
6 25 (19.23%) Eclipse
7 20 (15.38%) SpecFlow
8 17 (13.08%) Git (software)
9 16 (12.31%) JIRA
10 14 (10.77%) Ant
10 14 (10.77%) TestNG
11 13 (10.00%) SoapUI
12 12 (9.23%) Subversion
13 10 (7.69%) LoadRunner
14 9 (6.92%) WebDriver
15 8 (6.15%) Hudson
15 8 (6.15%) Maven
16 4 (3.08%) Bitbucket
General
1 26 (20.00%) Finance
2 8 (6.15%) Banking
3 7 (5.38%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.62%) Electronics
4 6 (4.62%) Manufacturing
4 6 (4.62%) Marketing
5 2 (1.54%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.54%) Legal
5 2 (1.54%) Local Government
6 1 (0.77%) Front Office
6 1 (0.77%) Military
6 1 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.77%) Publishing
6 1 (0.77%) Retail
Job Titles
1 51 (39.23%) Developer
2 32 (24.62%) Oracle Developer
3 20 (15.38%) Tester
4 17 (13.08%) Architect
4 17 (13.08%) Consultant
5 13 (10.00%) Analyst
6 12 (9.23%) Automation Tester
7 10 (7.69%) Salesforce Developer
8 9 (6.92%) DBA
8 9 (6.92%) Oracle Consultant
8 9 (6.92%) Oracle DBA
9 6 (4.62%) Lead Developer
9 6 (4.62%) OBIEE Consultant
9 6 (4.62%) PL/SQL Developer
9 6 (4.62%) Salesforce Architect
9 6 (4.62%) SQL Developer
10 5 (3.85%) Oracle Analyst
10 5 (3.85%) QlikView Consultant
10 5 (3.85%) Technical Architect
11 4 (3.08%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (26.15%) Web Services
2 32 (24.62%) .NET
3 28 (21.54%) XML
4 22 (16.92%) CSS
4 22 (16.92%) HTML
5 20 (15.38%) RESTful
6 17 (13.08%) Visualforce
7 16 (12.31%) SOAP
8 15 (11.54%) Middleware
9 14 (10.77%) XML Schema
10 12 (9.23%) OAuth2
10 12 (9.23%) Oracle Fusion
10 12 (9.23%) REST
11 10 (7.69%) jQuery
12 8 (6.15%) XSD
13 7 (5.38%) Ajax
13 7 (5.38%) AngularJS
14 6 (4.62%) GWT
14 6 (4.62%) XSLT
15 5 (3.85%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (3.08%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.08%) Fixed Income
3 3 (2.31%) CESG
3 3 (2.31%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.54%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.54%) NHS
4 2 (1.54%) Oracle Exalytics
4 2 (1.54%) Public Cloud
4 2 (1.54%) User Experience
4 2 (1.54%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.77%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.77%) Derivative
5 1 (0.77%) Fintech
5 1 (0.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.77%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 54 (41.54%) Linux
2 39 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 39 (30.00%) Windows
3 25 (19.23%) Windows Server
4 19 (14.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (8.46%) Oracle Linux
6 6 (4.62%) Solaris
6 6 (4.62%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (4.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (3.85%) HPUX
8 3 (2.31%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (45.38%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (35.38%) Test Automation
3 41 (31.54%) Business Intelligence
4 30 (23.08%) DevOps
5 29 (22.31%) Scrum
6 26 (20.00%) Migration
7 25 (19.23%) Test Scripting
8 23 (17.69%) Continuous Integration
8 23 (17.69%) Defect Tracking
9 20 (15.38%) Data Modelling
9 20 (15.38%) Integration Testing
9 20 (15.38%) System Integration Testing
10 18 (13.85%) Exploratory Testing
10 18 (13.85%) Regression Testing
10 18 (13.85%) Test Strategy
11 17 (13.08%) Analytics
11 17 (13.08%) BDD
11 17 (13.08%) ETL
11 17 (13.08%) SOA
12 13 (10.00%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 87 (66.92%) SQL
2 54 (41.54%) PL/SQL
3 39 (30.00%) Java
4 29 (22.31%) F#
5 26 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 17 (13.08%) Apex Code
7 13 (10.00%) C++
8 11 (8.46%) SOQL
9 10 (7.69%) Shell Script
10 7 (5.38%) C#
10 7 (5.38%) VB
10 7 (5.38%) VBScript
11 5 (3.85%) PowerShell
12 4 (3.08%) C
12 4 (3.08%) VBA
13 3 (2.31%) Perl
13 3 (2.31%) Python
13 3 (2.31%) SOSL
13 3 (2.31%) Tcl
14 1 (0.77%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 45 (34.62%) Security Cleared
2 43 (33.08%) SC Cleared
3 16 (12.31%) ISEB
3 16 (12.31%) ISEB Practitioner
3 16 (12.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (2.31%) Degree
4 3 (2.31%) PMI Certification
4 3 (2.31%) PMP
5 2 (1.54%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.54%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.54%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.77%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.46%) QA
2 4 (3.08%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.77%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.77%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 19 (14.62%) vSphere
2 18 (13.85%) Oracle RAC
3 13 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (4.62%) Active Directory
5 6 (4.62%) Terminal Services
6 4 (3.08%) Docker
6 4 (3.08%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 26 (20.00%) vRealize
2 8 (6.15%) Data Guard
3 7 (5.38%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (4.62%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 6 (4.62%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (2.31%) MOM
6 1 (0.77%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 130 (100.00%) Oracle
2 44 (33.85%) Red Hat
3 40 (30.77%) VMware
4 34 (26.15%) HP
5 22 (16.92%) Microsoft
6 17 (13.08%) Salesforce.com
7 16 (12.31%) Informatica
8 9 (6.92%) TIBCO
9 8 (6.15%) Siebel
10 7 (5.38%) SAP
11 6 (4.62%) Cisco
11 6 (4.62%) F5
11 6 (4.62%) Remedy
11 6 (4.62%) Tableau
12 5 (3.85%) IBM
12 5 (3.85%) Teradata
13 3 (2.31%) Hyperion
13 3 (2.31%) PeopleSoft
13 3 (2.31%) Software AG
13 3 (2.31%) SunGard
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