Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 20 January 2018 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)
England > London
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 591 552 560
Rank change year-on-year -39 +8 -7
Contract jobs citing Oracle APEX 30 43 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.065% 0.10% 0.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.33% 0.57% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 24 24
London median daily rate £419 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.24% +10.53% +26.67%
10th Percentile £368 £413 £255
90th Percentile £638 £613 £785
England median daily rate £413 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -2.94% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England 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 London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 9,125 7,496 6,821
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 19.79% 17.92% 15.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,980 5,401 5,040
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £356 £325 £310
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
England median daily rate £470 £432 £413
% change year-on-year +8.80% +4.73% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 23
London median hourly rate £38.65 £47.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.78% +25.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £21.65 £25.28 £21.50
90th Percentile £46.87 £70.00 £54.50
England median hourly rate £43.75 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +6.71% +2.50% +8.11%

Oracle APEX
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle APEX in London

Oracle APEX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle APEX in London

Oracle APEX
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle APEX in London over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle APEX in London

Oracle APEX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle APEX in London

Oracle APEX
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 20 January 2018. 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
Central London -19 3 £400 -5.88% 2
South London - 2 £390 -
North London - 1 - -
Oracle APEX
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 London region with a requirement for Oracle APEX.

1 30 (100.00%) Oracle
2 18 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 17 (56.67%) Java
4 16 (53.33%) SQL
5 14 (46.67%) HTML
6 13 (43.33%) SOAP
6 13 (43.33%) XML
6 13 (43.33%) Oracle Database
7 11 (36.67%) Finance
8 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (33.33%) Web Services
8 10 (33.33%) CSS
8 10 (33.33%) .NET
8 10 (33.33%) Shell Script
9 9 (30.00%) PL/SQL
10 8 (26.67%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (26.67%) RDBMS
10 8 (26.67%) Relational Database
10 8 (26.67%) Apex Code
11 7 (23.33%) SOA
11 7 (23.33%) OO
12 6 (20.00%) Linux
12 6 (20.00%) Eclipse
12 6 (20.00%) Apache
12 6 (20.00%) Scrum
12 6 (20.00%) Subversion
12 6 (20.00%) Selenium
12 6 (20.00%) JIRA
12 6 (20.00%) Visualforce
13 5 (16.67%) WebDriver

Oracle APEX
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 6 (20.00%) Apache
2 4 (13.33%) Apache Solr
2 4 (13.33%) Mule
2 4 (13.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (3.33%) Confluence
4 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) ION MarketView
1 3 (10.00%) RMDS
2 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
1 5 (16.67%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 3 (10.00%) Heroku
3 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.67%) Amazon Kinesis
3 2 (6.67%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (6.67%) Serverless
4 1 (3.33%) Force.com
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) Internet
2 3 (10.00%) LAN
2 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.33%) PuTTY
3 1 (3.33%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (43.33%) Oracle Database
2 8 (26.67%) RDBMS
2 8 (26.67%) Relational Database
3 5 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (6.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (6.67%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (6.67%) Neo4j
6 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
7 1 (3.33%) MySQL
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 6 (20.00%) JIRA
1 6 (20.00%) Selenium
1 6 (20.00%) Subversion
2 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 5 (16.67%) Hudson
2 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 5 (16.67%) Maven
2 5 (16.67%) WebDriver
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.33%) Ant
4 1 (3.33%) HP UFT
4 1 (3.33%) LoadRunner
4 1 (3.33%) SoapUI
4 1 (3.33%) SpecFlow
4 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.33%) TestNG
General
1 11 (36.67%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Front Office
4 1 (3.33%) Advertising
4 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Legal
4 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (63.33%) Developer
2 9 (30.00%) Oracle Developer
3 7 (23.33%) Salesforce Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (10.00%) PL/SQL Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Lead Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.67%) SQL Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Banking Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) DBA
7 1 (3.33%) Lead Java Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle DBA
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 1 (3.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (46.67%) HTML
2 13 (43.33%) SOAP
2 13 (43.33%) XML
3 10 (33.33%) .NET
3 10 (33.33%) CSS
3 10 (33.33%) Web Services
4 6 (20.00%) Visualforce
5 5 (16.67%) Ajax
5 5 (16.67%) RESTful
5 5 (16.67%) XML Schema
5 5 (16.67%) XSD
6 4 (13.33%) JSON
6 4 (13.33%) REST
6 4 (13.33%) Spring
6 4 (13.33%) XHTML
7 3 (10.00%) JAX-RS
8 2 (6.67%) jQuery
8 2 (6.67%) MyBatis
8 2 (6.67%) Node.js
9 1 (3.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.33%) Fixed Income
2 4 (13.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.33%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (6.67%) Unix
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Windows
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (23.33%) OO
2 7 (23.33%) SOA
3 6 (20.00%) Scrum
4 5 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
4 5 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 4 (13.33%) Change Management
5 4 (13.33%) Data Architecture
5 4 (13.33%) Migration
5 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
6 3 (10.00%) Identity Access Management
6 3 (10.00%) ITIL
6 3 (10.00%) ITIL V3
6 3 (10.00%) Prototyping
6 3 (10.00%) Task Automation
6 3 (10.00%) Web Development
7 2 (6.67%) Electronic Trading
7 2 (6.67%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 2 (6.67%) Microservices
7 2 (6.67%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (56.67%) Java
3 16 (53.33%) SQL
4 10 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 9 (30.00%) PL/SQL
6 8 (26.67%) Apex Code
7 5 (16.67%) C++
7 5 (16.67%) Perl
7 5 (16.67%) SOQL
8 4 (13.33%) C
8 4 (13.33%) C#
8 4 (13.33%) PHP
8 4 (13.33%) Python
9 1 (3.33%) F#
9 1 (3.33%) Korn
9 1 (3.33%) VB
9 1 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) PMP
2 2 (6.67%) ISEB
2 2 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (3.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Thomson Reuters DACS
2 1 (3.33%) Data Guard
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (26.67%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (13.33%) Sybase
4 3 (10.00%) ION Trading
4 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.67%) Splunk
6 1 (3.33%) Guidewire
6 1 (3.33%) HP
6 1 (3.33%) Software AG
6 1 (3.33%) Solace
6 1 (3.33%) TIBCO
6 1 (3.33%) VMware
6 1 (3.33%) webMethods