The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle EBS skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle EBS over the 3 months to 14 July 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 City of London 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
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle E-Business Suite (OEBS)
Rank 150 167 199
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +32
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 44 55 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.77% 0.78% 0.31%
As % of the Business Applications category 8.92% 8.90% 3.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 33 18
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£475 £450 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £252 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £690
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £406 £450
% change year-on-year
+4.75% -9.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £50.70 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+3.56% +33.40%
Business Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
493 618 641
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.64% 8.77% 8.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 435 454
Average daily rate £475 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £605 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 6
Average hourly rate £32.43 £32.58 £48.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.47% -32.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.03 £12.00 £41.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £39.51 £62.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £36.90 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-13.27% -0.27%
Oracle EBS
London

Oracle EBS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Oracle EBS Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Oracle EBS
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Oracle EBS Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Oracle EBS
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle EBS across the City of London region over the 3 months to 14 July 2014.

Oracle EBS Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Oracle EBS
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Oracle EBS Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Oracle EBS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 94 (100.00%) Oracle
2 54 (57.45%) Finance
3 43 (45.74%) Oracle EBS R12
4 27 (28.72%) SLA
5 25 (26.60%) SQL
6 23 (24.47%) Service Delivery
6 23 (24.47%) System Testing
7 22 (23.40%) PL/SQL
8 17 (18.09%) Security Cleared
8 17 (18.09%) Oracle Reports
8 17 (18.09%) Oracle Applications
8 17 (18.09%) Oracle Payables
9 16 (17.02%) ERP
9 16 (17.02%) Oracle General Ledger
10 15 (15.96%) Oracle Forms
11 14 (14.89%) Oracle Financials
11 14 (14.89%) Oracle Workflow
11 14 (14.89%) Workflow
11 14 (14.89%) Oracle Receivables
12 13 (13.83%) SOA
13 12 (12.77%) SQLPlus
13 12 (12.77%) SC Cleared
14 11 (11.70%) Procure-to-pay
14 11 (11.70%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
14 11 (11.70%) Oracle Assets
15 10 (10.64%) Management Information System
15 10 (10.64%) Data Warehouse
15 10 (10.64%) JDeveloper
15 10 (10.64%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 9 (9.57%) Data Migration

Oracle EBS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 14 (14.89%) Oracle Workflow
2 6 (6.38%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (2.13%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.06%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.06%) IIS
5 1 (1.06%) Apache
5 1 (1.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (6.38%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.19%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (3.19%) MS Office
2 3 (3.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 43 (45.74%) Oracle EBS R12
2 17 (18.09%) Oracle Payables
2 17 (18.09%) Oracle Applications
3 16 (17.02%) Oracle General Ledger
4 14 (14.89%) Oracle Receivables
4 14 (14.89%) Oracle Financials
5 11 (11.70%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 11 (11.70%) Oracle Assets
6 9 (9.57%) Oracle Cash Management
6 9 (9.57%) Oracle 11i
7 5 (5.32%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 4 (4.26%) Oracle iProcurement
9 3 (3.19%) Oracle Payroll
10 2 (2.13%) Oracle Retail
10 2 (2.13%) Oracle CRM
10 2 (2.13%) Oracle ERP
10 2 (2.13%) Siebel Analytics
11 1 (1.06%) Oracle SCM
11 1 (1.06%) Oracle HRMS
11 1 (1.06%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.38%) WAN
2 3 (3.19%) HTTP
3 2 (2.13%) Kerberos
3 2 (2.13%) Internet
3 2 (2.13%) FTP
4 1 (1.06%) LDAP
4 1 (1.06%) X.509
4 1 (1.06%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.09%) Oracle Reports
2 12 (12.77%) SQLPlus
3 10 (10.64%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (10.64%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 8 (8.51%) Oracle Database
5 5 (5.32%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (4.26%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (3.19%) Oracle Discoverer
7 3 (3.19%) SQL Server
8 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (2.13%) Oracle Exadata
8 2 (2.13%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (1.06%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (1.06%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.06%) Essbase
9 1 (1.06%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (15.96%) Oracle Forms
2 10 (10.64%) JDeveloper
3 4 (4.26%) Toad
4 3 (3.19%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (2.13%) JIRA
6 1 (1.06%) ProC
General
1 54 (57.45%) Finance
2 7 (7.45%) General Ledger
3 6 (6.38%) Banking
4 4 (4.26%) Billing
4 4 (4.26%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.19%) Retail
5 3 (3.19%) Legal
5 3 (3.19%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.13%) Front Office
6 2 (2.13%) Back Office
7 1 (1.06%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (24.47%) Consultant
2 21 (22.34%) Oracle Consultant
3 11 (11.70%) Functional Consultant
4 10 (10.64%) Developer
4 10 (10.64%) Analyst
4 10 (10.64%) Oracle Functional Consultant
4 10 (10.64%) HR Specialist
5 9 (9.57%) Architect
6 7 (7.45%) Project Manager
6 7 (7.45%) Technical Architect
6 7 (7.45%) Oracle Developer
6 7 (7.45%) Oracle Analyst
7 6 (6.38%) Oracle Project Manager
7 6 (6.38%) Oracle Financials Consultant
8 5 (5.32%) Business Developer
8 5 (5.32%) Data Manager
8 5 (5.32%) Data Migration Manager
9 4 (4.26%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
9 4 (4.26%) Oracle HR Consultant
9 4 (4.26%) Payroll Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.57%) XML
2 7 (7.45%) Middleware
3 5 (5.32%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (4.26%) Web Services
5 2 (2.13%) SOAP
5 2 (2.13%) Spring
5 2 (2.13%) XSD
5 2 (2.13%) DOM
5 2 (2.13%) EDI
5 2 (2.13%) JMS
5 2 (2.13%) WSDL
5 2 (2.13%) jQuery
5 2 (2.13%) REST
6 1 (1.06%) WebCenter
6 1 (1.06%) SAML
6 1 (1.06%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (1.06%) JSF
6 1 (1.06%) Java EE
6 1 (1.06%) HTML
6 1 (1.06%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.64%) Management Information System
2 7 (7.45%) Reference Data
3 6 (6.38%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.13%) Clustering
5 1 (1.06%) PKI
5 1 (1.06%) Life Science
5 1 (1.06%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.06%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.51%) UNIX
2 4 (4.26%) Linux
3 2 (2.13%) Windows
3 2 (2.13%) SELinux
4 1 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (24.47%) Service Delivery
1 23 (24.47%) System Testing
2 16 (17.02%) ERP
3 14 (14.89%) Workflow
4 13 (13.83%) SOA
5 11 (11.70%) Procure-to-pay
6 9 (9.57%) Data Migration
6 9 (9.57%) Migration
7 8 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (7.45%) Data Architecture
8 7 (7.45%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (6.38%) PRINCE
9 6 (6.38%) ETL
9 6 (6.38%) CRM
9 6 (6.38%) Data Modelling
10 5 (5.32%) Technical Analysis
10 5 (5.32%) Database Tuning
11 4 (4.26%) Cash Management
11 4 (4.26%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (26.60%) SQL
2 22 (23.40%) PL/SQL
3 7 (7.45%) Java
4 2 (2.13%) Python
4 2 (2.13%) XQuery
4 2 (2.13%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.13%) Ruby
4 2 (2.13%) XPath
4 2 (2.13%) Groovy
4 2 (2.13%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.06%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (18.09%) Security Cleared
2 12 (12.77%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.38%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.06%) MBA
4 1 (1.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (28.72%) SLA
2 6 (6.38%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.13%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.06%) Shibboleth
2 1 (1.06%) vCloud
2 1 (1.06%) ACF2
2 1 (1.06%) RACF
2 1 (1.06%) Samba
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (2.13%) Puppet
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (1.06%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 1 (1.06%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 94 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (8.51%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.51%) Pegasus
3 6 (6.38%) Business Objects
4 3 (3.19%) SAP
4 3 (3.19%) Hyperion
4 3 (3.19%) VMware
4 3 (3.19%) Serena
5 2 (2.13%) Informatica
5 2 (2.13%) CA
5 2 (2.13%) Remedy
5 2 (2.13%) Siebel
5 2 (2.13%) IBM
5 2 (2.13%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.06%) Sybase
6 1 (1.06%) Software AG
6 1 (1.06%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.06%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.06%) webMethods
6 1 (1.06%) Triple Point