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 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle E-Business Suite (OEBS)
Rank 82 76 71
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 5 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.35% 0.30% 0.41%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.62% 6.56% 9.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Average daily rate £400 £500 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.33%
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
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
89 61 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.32% 4.65% 4.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 39 34
Average daily rate £423 £513 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.56% +24.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £348 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £655 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £18.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+97.22% -32.07%

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 13 February 2016, 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 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Cash Management
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Advertising
5 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (22.22%) EDI
5 2 (22.22%) HP
5 2 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Banking
6 1 (11.11%) Taleo
6 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
6 1 (11.11%) Planview
6 1 (11.11%) QA
6 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
6 1 (11.11%) SQL
6 1 (11.11%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (11.11%) ISEB
6 1 (11.11%) WinRunner
6 1 (11.11%) TestDirector
6 1 (11.11%) HP UFT

Oracle EBS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Business Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Cash Management
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle General Ledger
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (11.11%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) HP UFT
1 1 (11.11%) TestDirector
1 1 (11.11%) Toad
1 1 (11.11%) WinRunner
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Advertising
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Consultant
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Consultant
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle HRMS Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) DBA
2 2 (22.22%) EDI Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Functional Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Applications DBA
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Functional Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle HRMS Functional Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Implementation Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Applications Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Software Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Support Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) EDI
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
1 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Defect Management
2 1 (11.11%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
2 1 (11.11%) System Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
2 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (11.11%) Planview