The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle EBS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle EBS over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category for the Cheshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle E-Business Suite (OEBS)
Rank 61 59 50
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 14 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.67% 0.41% 0.86%
As % of the Business Applications category 31.82% 4.00% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £397 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.29% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £30.00 £13.88
% change year-on-year
+75.00% +116.21%
Business Applications Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
44 75 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.24% 10.16% 7.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 45 20
Average daily rate £440 £450 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +7.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £326 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £525 £572
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Average hourly rate £37.50 £51.39 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.02% +14.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
Oracle EBS
North West

Oracle EBS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle EBS across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Oracle EBS Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Oracle EBS
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle EBS across the Cheshire region.

Oracle EBS Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Oracle EBS
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle EBS across the Cheshire region.

Oracle EBS Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Oracle EBS
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle EBS within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +7 14 £397 -
Crewe - - - -
Oracle EBS
North West

Oracle EBS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Oracle EBS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle EBS.

1 29 (100.00%) Oracle
2 16 (55.17%) SC Cleared
2 16 (55.17%) Security Cleared
3 15 (51.72%) SQL
4 12 (41.38%) Finance
4 12 (41.38%) Oracle EBS R12
5 11 (37.93%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (34.48%) Local Government
7 8 (27.59%) CRM
7 8 (27.59%) Oracle iRecruitment
7 8 (27.59%) Oracle BI EE
7 8 (27.59%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 7 (24.14%) PL/SQL
8 7 (24.14%) Oracle Applications
9 6 (20.69%) Oracle Workflow
9 6 (20.69%) Workflow
9 6 (20.69%) Oracle Forms
9 6 (20.69%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (20.69%) ERP
10 5 (17.24%) Data Management
10 5 (17.24%) Master Data Management
10 5 (17.24%) Mobile App
10 5 (17.24%) Reference Data
10 5 (17.24%) Data Architecture
10 5 (17.24%) Data Modelling
10 5 (17.24%) SOA
10 5 (17.24%) Middleware
10 5 (17.24%) SharePoint
10 5 (17.24%) GIS
11 4 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery

Oracle EBS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Oracle EBS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle EBS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (17.24%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 12 (41.38%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (27.59%) Oracle iRecruitment
2 8 (27.59%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 7 (24.14%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (10.34%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (10.34%) Oracle HRMS
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) PaaS
1 4 (13.79%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) LAN
1 4 (13.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) Oracle BI EE
2 6 (20.69%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (13.79%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (41.38%) Finance
2 10 (34.48%) Local Government
3 3 (10.34%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Architect
2 9 (31.03%) Consultant
3 7 (24.14%) Oracle Consultant
4 6 (20.69%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
4 6 (20.69%) Payroll Consultant
5 5 (17.24%) Oracle HR Consultant
5 5 (17.24%) Applications Architect
5 5 (17.24%) Technical Architect
6 4 (13.79%) Developer
6 4 (13.79%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Oracle Project Manager
7 3 (10.34%) Project Manager
8 2 (6.90%) Technical Consultant
9 1 (3.45%) Senior Project Manager
9 1 (3.45%) Senior Manager
9 1 (3.45%) Technical Specialist
9 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) GIS
1 5 (17.24%) Reference Data
1 5 (17.24%) Mobile App
2 4 (13.79%) Data Integration
2 4 (13.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) MVS
1 4 (13.79%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (27.59%) CRM
3 6 (20.69%) ERP
3 6 (20.69%) Workflow
4 5 (17.24%) Data Management
4 5 (17.24%) Data Modelling
4 5 (17.24%) SOA
4 5 (17.24%) Data Architecture
4 5 (17.24%) Master Data Management
5 4 (13.79%) High Availability
5 4 (13.79%) Data Analysis
5 4 (13.79%) PRINCE
5 4 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (13.79%) Asset Management
5 4 (13.79%) ITIL
6 3 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Procure-to-pay
7 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
7 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) SQL
2 7 (24.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (55.17%) SC Cleared
1 16 (55.17%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) Oracle