The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 25 April 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)
England / South East
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 226 254 258
Rank change year-on-year +28 +4  
Contract jobs citing Oracle APEX 25 23 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.31% 0.24% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.95% 1.81% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 14 8
Median daily rate £450 £413 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +16.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £350 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £703 £535 £562
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +17.85% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.31 - £28.93

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 the South East with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1283 1268 1244
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 15.86% 13.02% 12.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 724 832 737
Median daily rate £413 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +12.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £365
% change year-on-year +2.56% +6.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 42 36
Median hourly rate £46.00 £44.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.37% +11.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £33.20 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £48.25 £49.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.02
% change year-on-year - +14.80%  

Oracle APEX
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

Oracle APEX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle APEX in the South East

Oracle APEX
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle APEX in the South East over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle APEX in the South East

Oracle APEX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle APEX in the South East

Oracle APEX
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 25 April 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
Hampshire +25 24 £450 +5.88% 1
Surrey - 1 £750 -
Oracle APEX
England

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 South East region with a requirement for Oracle APEX.

1 42 (100.00%) Oracle
2 36 (85.71%) Oracle Database 11g
2 36 (85.71%) Oracle Database
3 32 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (73.81%) SQL
5 29 (69.05%) Security Cleared
6 27 (64.29%) SC Cleared
6 27 (64.29%) Business Intelligence
7 26 (61.90%) TeamCity
8 22 (52.38%) Oracle BI EE
8 22 (52.38%) Linux
9 21 (50.00%) PL/SQL
10 20 (47.62%) Oracle Database 10g
11 19 (45.24%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (42.86%) Scrum
13 17 (40.48%) HP UFT
13 17 (40.48%) F#
14 16 (38.10%) VMware
14 16 (38.10%) Shell Script
14 16 (38.10%) Data Warehouse
15 15 (35.71%) Toad
15 15 (35.71%) HP
15 15 (35.71%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 15 (35.71%) PuTTY
15 15 (35.71%) WinSCP
16 14 (33.33%) Red Hat
16 14 (33.33%) CSS
16 14 (33.33%) JavaScript
16 14 (33.33%) jQuery
16 14 (33.33%) Test Scripting

Oracle APEX
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (23.81%) SharePoint
2 8 (19.05%) WebLogic
3 4 (9.52%) IIS
4 2 (4.76%) GeoServer
Business Applications
1 8 (19.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle 11i
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (35.71%) PuTTY
1 15 (35.71%) WinSCP
2 4 (9.52%) Kerberos
2 4 (9.52%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (85.71%) Oracle Database
1 36 (85.71%) Oracle Database 11g
2 22 (52.38%) Oracle BI EE
3 20 (47.62%) Oracle Database 10g
4 16 (38.10%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (35.71%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 13 (30.95%) Oracle OWB
7 12 (28.57%) Oracle Database 12c
7 12 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
8 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (7.14%) Oracle Discoverer
11 2 (4.76%) SQLPlus
12 1 (2.38%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 26 (61.90%) TeamCity
2 17 (40.48%) HP UFT
3 15 (35.71%) Toad
4 14 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (23.81%) Oracle Forms
6 9 (21.43%) Selenium
6 9 (21.43%) SpecFlow
7 8 (19.05%) Git (software)
8 7 (16.67%) Jenkins
9 3 (7.14%) Ant
9 3 (7.14%) Eclipse
9 3 (7.14%) TestNG
10 2 (4.76%) LoadRunner
10 2 (4.76%) SoapUI
11 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
11 1 (2.38%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (21.43%) Finance
2 8 (19.05%) Electronics
2 8 (19.05%) Manufacturing
2 8 (19.05%) Marketing
2 8 (19.05%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.76%) Military
Job Titles
1 18 (42.86%) Developer
2 16 (38.10%) Oracle Developer
3 11 (26.19%) Tester
4 4 (9.52%) Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Oracle Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Test Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Automation Tester
5 3 (7.14%) DBA
5 3 (7.14%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (4.76%) Applications Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Data Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Data Warehouse Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) ETL Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Oracle Applications Developer
6 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared DBA
6 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (33.33%) CSS
1 14 (33.33%) jQuery
2 13 (30.95%) Ajax
2 13 (30.95%) HTML
3 8 (19.05%) .NET
4 6 (14.29%) Middleware
4 6 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
5 5 (11.90%) Web Services
5 5 (11.90%) XML
6 3 (7.14%) OAuth2
6 3 (7.14%) RESTful
7 2 (4.76%) REST
8 1 (2.38%) Apache Flex
8 1 (2.38%) Web Services Management
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.38%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 22 (52.38%) Linux
2 12 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 12 (28.57%) Windows
3 6 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (11.90%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (2.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (64.29%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (45.24%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (42.86%) Scrum
5 14 (33.33%) Test Scripting
6 13 (30.95%) Migration
7 12 (28.57%) Defect Tracking
8 11 (26.19%) Service Design
8 11 (26.19%) Test Automation
9 10 (23.81%) Test Management
10 8 (19.05%) BDD
10 8 (19.05%) DevOps
10 8 (19.05%) Digital Marketing
10 8 (19.05%) ETL
10 8 (19.05%) Programme Management
11 7 (16.67%) Integration Testing
11 7 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
11 7 (16.67%) Web Development
12 6 (14.29%) Regression Testing
12 6 (14.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (73.81%) SQL
2 21 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 17 (40.48%) F#
4 16 (38.10%) Shell Script
5 14 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 11 (26.19%) PowerShell
7 5 (11.90%) Java
8 3 (7.14%) Perl
8 3 (7.14%) VBScript
9 2 (4.76%) C
9 2 (4.76%) C#
9 2 (4.76%) Tcl
9 2 (4.76%) VB
10 1 (2.38%) C++
Qualifications
1 29 (69.05%) Security Cleared
2 27 (64.29%) SC Cleared
3 8 (19.05%) ISEB
3 8 (19.05%) ISEB Practitioner
3 8 (19.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (4.76%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.38%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) JSP 440
System Software
1 12 (28.57%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (14.29%) vSphere
3 4 (9.52%) Active Directory
3 4 (9.52%) Terminal Services
4 2 (4.76%) vCloud
4 2 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (19.05%) vRealize
2 4 (9.52%) Data Guard
3 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 42 (100.00%) Oracle
2 16 (38.10%) VMware
3 15 (35.71%) HP
4 14 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 8 (19.05%) SAP
6 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 6 (14.29%) Remedy
7 2 (4.76%) Software AG
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