Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 18 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 > South West
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 187 196 203
Rank change year-on-year +9 +7 -31
Contract jobs citing Oracle APEX 2 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.038% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.23% 0.83% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 9
South West median daily rate £300 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.58% -3.13% -9.09%
England median daily rate £413 £425 £401
% change year-on-year -2.94% +5.92% +7.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West 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 the South West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 862 969 964
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 16.32% 18.08% 15.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 552 647 693
South West median daily rate £405 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.00% - -3.23%
10th Percentile £306 £275 £300
90th Percentile £550 £533 £500
England median daily rate £470 £430 £413
% change year-on-year +9.30% +4.24% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 43 57
South West median hourly rate £41.15 £41.50 £41.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.84% -0.72% +4.50%
10th Percentile £35.50 £26.25 £31.60
90th Percentile £48.75 £53.50 £45.25
England median hourly rate £43.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +6.10% +2.50% +6.67%

Oracle APEX
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Oracle APEX as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle APEX in the South West

Oracle APEX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle APEX in the South West

Oracle APEX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle APEX in the South West

Oracle APEX
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 18 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
Bristol -12 2 £300 -40.06%
Oracle APEX
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 South West region with a requirement for Oracle APEX.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) F#
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) TestNG
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) PuTTY
2 1 (50.00%) WinSCP
2 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) API Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Ant
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux

Oracle APEX
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) PuTTY
1 1 (50.00%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Ant
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (50.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (50.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (50.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) TestNG
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) API Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) F#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Software AG
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) webMethods