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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle E-Business Suite (OEBS)
Rank 74 62 55
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -7
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 3 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.25% 1.00% 0.66%
As % of the Business Applications category 7.69% 22.92% 13.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate
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£400 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £428 £400 £435
% change year-on-year
+6.87% -8.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £16.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -17.50%
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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
39 48 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.25% 4.36% 4.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 15 27
Average daily rate £450 £470 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.25% +8.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £228 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £700 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £19.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £18.03 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+74.73% -44.53%

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 18 September 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 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) SOA
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (50.00%) Banking
4 3 (50.00%) Project Management
4 3 (50.00%) WebLogic
5 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (16.67%) Data Guard
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
6 1 (16.67%) JIRA
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (16.67%) Windows
6 1 (16.67%) AIX
6 1 (16.67%) Solaris
6 1 (16.67%) Linux
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle Discoverer

Oracle EBS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 3 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle 11i
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (16.67%) TestDirector
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Applications DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) AIX
1 1 (16.67%) Solaris
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) SOA
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft