The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 March 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)
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 - 52
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Oracle APEX 2 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.60% - 1.06%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.17% - 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Median daily rate £419 - £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £340 £350
% change year-on-year +25.00% -2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.23 - -

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 63 73 130
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 18.75% 16.26% 27.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 43 85
Median daily rate £431 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.16% +2.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 10
Median hourly rate £43.50 £46.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.43% +9.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.15 £42.65 £40.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £46.20 £43.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.50
% change year-on-year +0.49% +12.77%  

Oracle APEX
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire citing Oracle APEX as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle APEX in Gloucestershire

Oracle APEX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle APEX in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Oracle APEX.

1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) BC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) AMQP
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (50.00%) Valgrind
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Qpid
2 1 (50.00%) GoogleTest
2 1 (50.00%) CMake
2 1 (50.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Google

Oracle APEX
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (50.00%) Apache Qpid
1 1 (50.00%) Confluence
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) AMQP
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (50.00%) CMake
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) GoogleTest
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Valgrind
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Applications Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Google