The table below looks at the statistics 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle E-Business Suite (OEBS)
Rank 51 31 68
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +37
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 19 41 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.06% 5.44% 0.90%
As % of the Business Applications category 38.78% 52.56% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 8
Average daily rate £425 £450 £543
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -17.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £325 £435
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £448 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Oracle EBS
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Business Applications Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
49 78 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.30% 10.34% 5.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 35 33
Average daily rate £406 £450 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.83% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £524
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £418
% change year-on-year
- +1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £17.75 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+116.90% -53.04%

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 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crewe +4 12 - -
Chester -4 6 £425 -15.00%
Oracle EBS
North West

Oracle EBS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 25 (100.00%) Oracle
2 19 (76.00%) SQL
3 18 (72.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 17 (68.00%) PL/SQL
5 16 (64.00%) Oracle Reports
5 16 (64.00%) Workflow
6 15 (60.00%) Oracle Forms
7 14 (56.00%) Oracle Applications
8 13 (52.00%) Oracle Workflow
9 10 (40.00%) Finance
9 10 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (24.00%) Local Government
11 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database
11 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
11 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
11 4 (16.00%) Oracle Discoverer
11 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
12 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (12.00%) Kofax
12 3 (12.00%) Oracle iProcurement
12 3 (12.00%) Oracle Payables
12 3 (12.00%) Oracle Receivables
12 3 (12.00%) Oracle Cash Management
12 3 (12.00%) Cash Management
13 2 (8.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
13 2 (8.00%) Oracle Payroll
13 2 (8.00%) Cognos
13 2 (8.00%) ERP
13 2 (8.00%) XML

Oracle EBS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 13 (52.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 18 (72.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 14 (56.00%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle Cash Management
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle iProcurement
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (4.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle HRMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (64.00%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle Discoverer
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 15 (60.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Local Government
3 1 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Developer
2 15 (60.00%) Oracle Developer
3 12 (48.00%) E-Business Developer
4 9 (36.00%) Oracle Team Leader
4 9 (36.00%) Team Leader
5 8 (32.00%) E-Business Team Leader
5 8 (32.00%) Lead Developer
6 5 (20.00%) Consultant
6 5 (20.00%) Oracle Consultant
6 5 (20.00%) Oracle HRMS Developer
7 3 (12.00%) Oracle Technical Consultant
7 3 (12.00%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (8.00%) Cognos Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Functional Consultant
8 2 (8.00%) Oracle Financials Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
8 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Senior Oracle Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Technical Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Workflow
2 10 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (12.00%) Cash Management
4 2 (8.00%) ERP
5 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (4.00%) E-business
5 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (4.00%) Human Resource Management
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL
5 1 (4.00%) Matrix Management
5 1 (4.00%) Migration
5 1 (4.00%) Performance Testing
5 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.00%) Project Management
5 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.00%) SOA
5 1 (4.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) SQL
2 17 (68.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.00%) Kofax
3 2 (8.00%) Cognos