The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle EBS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle EBS over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle E-Business Suite (OEBS)
Rank 83 70 50
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -20
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 4 8 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.28% 0.66% 1.68%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.94% 14.55% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Average daily rate
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£500 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -3.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £378 £425
% change year-on-year
+12.58% -11.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £44.47
Oracle EBS
Scotland

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

Business Applications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
81 55 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.57% 4.53% 5.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 30 16
Average daily rate £475 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £322 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £650 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £410
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £14.02 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-50.00% -2.77%

Oracle EBS
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Oracle EBS Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Oracle EBS
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Oracle EBS Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Oracle EBS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) SOA
3 3 (42.86%) Banking
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) JBoss
4 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) Security Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) OAuth
4 2 (28.57%) Protective Monitoring
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
4 2 (28.57%) SABSA
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12

Oracle EBS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 2 (28.57%) JBoss
1 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (14.29%) SAS
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
1 1 (14.29%) PaaS
1 1 (14.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) SAP HANA
2 1 (14.29%) Big Data
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) DB2
2 1 (14.29%) OLAP
2 1 (14.29%) SAP BW
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) ERwin
1 1 (14.29%) TestDirector
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architect
2 2 (28.57%) DBA
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Test Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) OAuth
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Social Media
1 1 (14.29%) Reference Data
1 1 (14.29%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) AIX
2 1 (14.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) SOA
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
2 2 (28.57%) Security Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Protective Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) SABSA
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Information Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Master Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Security
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Information Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Teradata
3 1 (14.29%) Cognos
3 1 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) Sybase
3 1 (14.29%) Informatica