The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Application Express (APEX)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank - 109 114
Contract jobs citing Oracle APEX 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire - 0.052% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.31% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £375 £341
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.89%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £333 £350
% change year-on-year +27.81% -5.00%  
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 300 324 276
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 21.99% 16.75% 15.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 231 182
Median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £315 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

Oracle APEX
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

Oracle APEX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle APEX in West Yorkshire