The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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)
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 66 -
Rank change year-on-year -5 -  
Contract jobs citing Oracle APEX 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.04% 0.14% -
As % of the Development Applications category 3.41% 0.81% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £391 £200 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +95.62% -  
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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 176 123 87
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 30.45% 17.67% 19.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 80 60
Median daily rate £383 £325 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.69% -2.98%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

Oracle APEX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle APEX in Tyne and Wear

Oracle APEX
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -5 6 £391 +95.62%
Oracle APEX
North East

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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Oracle APEX.

1 12 (100.00%) Solaris
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) HP
1 12 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 12 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 12 (100.00%) TIBCO
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
1 12 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
1 12 (100.00%) BODI
1 12 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 12 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (100.00%) F5
1 12 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 11 (91.67%) HPUX
3 9 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (66.67%) Migration
4 8 (66.67%) Project Governance
4 8 (66.67%) Change Control
4 8 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (58.33%) Time Management
5 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared

Oracle APEX
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 12 (100.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) BODI
1 12 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Architect
2 6 (50.00%) Cloud Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Systems Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Applications Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Azure Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Leader
5 1 (8.33%) Lead Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Migration Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) TOGAF Architect
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (16.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 12 (100.00%) Solaris
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (91.67%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (66.67%) Change Control
2 8 (66.67%) Migration
2 8 (66.67%) Project Governance
2 8 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (58.33%) Time Management
3 7 (58.33%) TOGAF
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) F5
1 12 (100.00%) HP
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
1 12 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 12 (100.00%) TIBCO
1 12 (100.00%) VMware