Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 July 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 > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 175 194 179
Rank change year-on-year +19 -15 -7
Contract jobs citing Oracle APEX 3 16 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.068% 0.27% 0.039%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.43% 1.76% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 1
West Midlands median daily rate £438 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +7.69% -5.45%
10th Percentile £416 £309 £313
90th Percentile £449 £400 £338
England median daily rate £434 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +15.67% - -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £35.00

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 West Midlands with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 690 907 503
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 15.63% 15.14% 9.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 461 507 312
West Midlands median daily rate £420 £398 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.66% +13.57% +9.38%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £156
90th Percentile £553 £507 £500
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 25
West Midlands median hourly rate £32.50 £36.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.72% +9.09% -12.00%
10th Percentile £23.75 £19.60 £24.40
90th Percentile £41.31 £43.75 £41.83
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +13.33% -0.79%

Oracle APEX
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle APEX in the West Midlands

Oracle APEX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle APEX in the West Midlands

Oracle APEX
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 July 2017. 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
Warwickshire -1 2 £425 +28.79%
Birmingham +14 1 £450 -
Oracle APEX
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Oracle APEX.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) ETL
1 3 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (66.67%) Boomi
2 2 (66.67%) Visualforce
2 2 (66.67%) Apex Code
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) Informatica
2 2 (66.67%) NHS
2 2 (66.67%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (66.67%) DataStage
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis

Oracle APEX
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Boomi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) DataStage
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Visualforce
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) NHS
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 3 (100.00%) ETL
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Apex Code
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) Informatica
2 2 (66.67%) Salesforce.com