The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle EBS skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle EBS over the 3 months to 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle E-Business Suite (OEBS)
Rank 268 264 234
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -30
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 397 350 408
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.74% 0.73% 0.82%
As % of the Business Applications category 9.07% 8.51% 8.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 172 209
Average daily rate
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£450 £405 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £254 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £587 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £400 £426
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £24.00 £16.50 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -32.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £16.50 -
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -
Oracle EBS
UK

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

Business Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4379 4113 4721
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.21% 8.58% 9.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2650 2316 2472
Average daily rate £450 £445 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £410 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 71 93
Average hourly rate £25.13 £22.25 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.92% -38.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £12.15 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 £22.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+32.22% -35.71%

Oracle EBS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Oracle EBS Jobs Demand Trend in England

Oracle EBS
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Oracle EBS Daily Rate Trend in England

Oracle EBS
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle EBS across the England region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Oracle EBS Daily Rate Histogram in England

Oracle EBS
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Oracle EBS Hourly Rate Trend in England

Oracle EBS
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
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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
London +43 176 £460 +8.23% 34
South East -37 60 £416 +1.83% 8
North West +18 47 £475 +15.15% 6
East Midlands +19 24 £468 -1.57% 1
East of England 0 20 £464 +54.58%
West Midlands -8 19 £425 +17.24% 3
South West -41 14 £413 +2.48% 6
North East -44 14 £433 +0.28% 1
Yorkshire -39 13 £438 +9.37% 10
Midlands -10 5 £525 +40.00% 3
Oracle EBS
UK

Oracle EBS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 899 (100.00%) Oracle
2 420 (46.72%) Finance
3 369 (41.05%) Oracle EBS R12
4 265 (29.48%) Security Cleared
5 241 (26.81%) SC Cleared
6 220 (24.47%) SQL
7 161 (17.91%) UNIX
8 153 (17.02%) Oracle Reports
9 151 (16.80%) Oracle Applications
10 148 (16.46%) ERP
11 147 (16.35%) HP
12 146 (16.24%) Oracle Payables
13 143 (15.91%) Oracle Receivables
14 139 (15.46%) PL/SQL
15 137 (15.24%) Oracle General Ledger
16 128 (14.24%) Oracle Database
17 127 (14.13%) Migration
18 125 (13.90%) Microsoft
19 120 (13.35%) ISTQB
20 118 (13.13%) Oracle BI EE
21 114 (12.68%) Business Intelligence
22 113 (12.57%) .NET
22 113 (12.57%) CRM
23 112 (12.46%) JSP
24 111 (12.35%) JavaScript
25 109 (12.12%) HTML
25 109 (12.12%) ASP.NET
26 107 (11.90%) Workflow
27 104 (11.57%) SOA
28 92 (10.23%) Oracle Workflow

Oracle EBS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 92 (10.23%) Oracle Workflow
2 88 (9.79%) WebLogic
3 28 (3.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 27 (3.00%) WebSphere
5 13 (1.45%) Apache
5 13 (1.45%) Oracle Service Bus
6 12 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
7 11 (1.22%) WebLogic Portal
7 11 (1.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 8 (0.89%) Oracle 10gAS
9 7 (0.78%) Oracle Application Server
9 7 (0.78%) IIS
10 6 (0.67%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.44%) Documentum
12 3 (0.33%) SAS
12 3 (0.33%) SharePoint
12 3 (0.33%) MS Exchange
12 3 (0.33%) Oracle UPK
12 3 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2010
13 2 (0.22%) Confluence
Applications
1 29 (3.23%) MS Office
1 29 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 25 (2.78%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.22%) MS Project
5 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 369 (41.05%) Oracle EBS R12
2 151 (16.80%) Oracle Applications
3 146 (16.24%) Oracle Payables
4 143 (15.91%) Oracle Receivables
5 137 (15.24%) Oracle General Ledger
6 77 (8.57%) Oracle Financials
7 76 (8.45%) Oracle Assets
8 65 (7.23%) Oracle 11i
9 59 (6.56%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 57 (6.34%) Oracle iProcurement
11 50 (5.56%) Oracle Cash Management
12 28 (3.11%) Oracle ERP
13 25 (2.78%) Oracle Payroll
14 22 (2.45%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
15 17 (1.89%) Oracle FAH
15 17 (1.89%) Oracle BPM
16 16 (1.78%) Oracle Retail
16 16 (1.78%) Oracle iRecruitment
17 15 (1.67%) Oracle HRMS
18 14 (1.56%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 22 (2.45%) Amazon EC2
1 22 (2.45%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (0.67%) SaaS
3 1 (0.11%) PaaS
3 1 (0.11%) Taleo
3 1 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 77 (8.57%) TCP/IP
2 49 (5.45%) SAN
3 44 (4.89%) HTTPS
4 33 (3.67%) SSL
5 32 (3.56%) HTTP
6 19 (2.11%) Wireshark
7 16 (1.78%) DNS
8 14 (1.56%) Internet
9 8 (0.89%) FTP
9 8 (0.89%) WAN
10 5 (0.56%) LDAP
11 4 (0.44%) Firewall
11 4 (0.44%) Intranet
12 3 (0.33%) Fibre Channel
12 3 (0.33%) iSCSI
12 3 (0.33%) VLAN
12 3 (0.33%) DHCP
13 1 (0.11%) SMS
13 1 (0.11%) Kerberos
13 1 (0.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (17.02%) Oracle Reports
2 128 (14.24%) Oracle Database
3 118 (13.13%) Oracle BI EE
4 69 (7.68%) Oracle Database 11g
5 55 (6.12%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 42 (4.67%) Oracle Database 10g
7 30 (3.34%) SQL Server
8 29 (3.23%) Oracle Discoverer
9 28 (3.11%) Oracle ODI
10 27 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
11 24 (2.67%) Oracle Exadata
12 14 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
13 13 (1.45%) Oracle9i Database
13 13 (1.45%) SQLPlus
14 12 (1.33%) Essbase
15 11 (1.22%) MySQL
16 10 (1.11%) Relational Database
17 7 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 6 (0.67%) MS Access
19 5 (0.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 81 (9.01%) Oracle Forms
2 35 (3.89%) JIRA
3 26 (2.89%) QuickTest Pro
4 17 (1.89%) LoadRunner
5 15 (1.67%) Toad
6 10 (1.11%) JDeveloper
7 8 (0.89%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (0.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.22%) FishEye
8 2 (0.22%) TestDirector
8 2 (0.22%) ProC
8 2 (0.22%) Subversion
9 1 (0.11%) SilkTest
9 1 (0.11%) ERwin
9 1 (0.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.11%) Selenium
General
1 420 (46.72%) Finance
2 80 (8.90%) General Ledger
3 43 (4.78%) Manufacturing
4 39 (4.34%) Retail
5 31 (3.45%) Billing
6 30 (3.34%) Financial Institution
7 28 (3.11%) Local Government
8 27 (3.00%) Front Office
9 26 (2.89%) Back Office
10 17 (1.89%) Telecoms
10 17 (1.89%) Banking
11 14 (1.56%) Legal
12 6 (0.67%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.33%) Publishing
13 3 (0.33%) Marketing
14 2 (0.22%) Swedish Language
15 1 (0.11%) Dutch Language
15 1 (0.11%) Advertising
15 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 264 (29.37%) Consultant
2 218 (24.25%) Oracle Consultant
3 125 (13.90%) Analyst
4 105 (11.68%) Architect
5 102 (11.35%) Functional Consultant
6 96 (10.68%) Developer
7 95 (10.57%) Oracle Functional Consultant
8 72 (8.01%) Oracle Developer
9 58 (6.45%) DBA
10 57 (6.34%) Oracle DBA
11 56 (6.23%) Test Analyst
12 46 (5.12%) Solutions Architect
13 44 (4.89%) Project Manager
14 40 (4.45%) Oracle Analyst
15 39 (4.34%) Technical Consultant
16 36 (4.00%) Technical Architect
16 36 (4.00%) Oracle Architect
17 32 (3.56%) Oracle Technical Consultant
18 29 (3.23%) Oracle HR Consultant
18 29 (3.23%) Oracle Financials Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (12.57%) .NET
2 112 (12.46%) JSP
3 109 (12.12%) HTML
3 109 (12.12%) ASP.NET
4 79 (8.79%) Middleware
5 64 (7.12%) Oracle Fusion
6 42 (4.67%) XML
7 23 (2.56%) DOM
8 22 (2.45%) WebSphere MQ
9 21 (2.34%) WebCenter
10 20 (2.22%) JMS
10 20 (2.22%) Web Services
11 15 (1.67%) JDBC
12 9 (1.00%) SOAP
12 9 (1.00%) XSD
12 9 (1.00%) Spring
12 9 (1.00%) EDI
12 9 (1.00%) WSDL
12 9 (1.00%) jQuery
13 8 (0.89%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 61 (6.79%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (3.23%) Hedge funds
3 26 (2.89%) Clustering
4 24 (2.67%) Data Integration
5 23 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
5 23 (2.56%) Management Information System
6 19 (2.11%) Reference Data
7 11 (1.22%) NHS
8 9 (1.00%) Data Extraction
9 6 (0.67%) User Experience
10 5 (0.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (0.56%) Computer Science
11 4 (0.44%) Replication
11 4 (0.44%) Mainframe
12 3 (0.33%) CMDB
12 3 (0.33%) Data Conversion
12 3 (0.33%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.33%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.33%) HACMP
13 2 (0.22%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 161 (17.91%) UNIX
2 79 (8.79%) Windows
3 77 (8.57%) Linux
4 39 (4.34%) Windows Server 2003
4 39 (4.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (3.67%) Windows 2000
5 33 (3.67%) Windows XP
6 22 (2.45%) SELinux
7 12 (1.33%) Solaris
7 12 (1.33%) AIX
8 11 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.44%) HPUX
10 2 (0.22%) CentOS
10 2 (0.22%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.11%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (16.46%) ERP
2 127 (14.13%) Migration
3 114 (12.68%) Business Intelligence
4 113 (12.57%) CRM
5 107 (11.90%) Workflow
6 104 (11.57%) SOA
7 87 (9.68%) Data Migration
8 78 (8.68%) Project Management
9 76 (8.45%) Test Scripting
10 73 (8.12%) Knowledge Management
11 66 (7.34%) Stakeholder Management
12 45 (5.01%) ITIL
13 40 (4.45%) Cash Management
14 39 (4.34%) Software Testing
15 37 (4.12%) Configuration Management
15 37 (4.12%) Change Management
16 36 (4.00%) Data Modelling
17 35 (3.89%) ETL
18 31 (3.45%) Data Management
19 30 (3.34%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 220 (24.47%) SQL
2 139 (15.46%) PL/SQL
3 111 (12.35%) JavaScript
4 38 (4.23%) Bash Shell
5 36 (4.00%) Java
5 36 (4.00%) Python
6 22 (2.45%) Ruby
7 15 (1.67%) C#
8 13 (1.45%) Shell Script
9 12 (1.33%) VB
10 11 (1.22%) VBA
10 11 (1.22%) Jython
10 11 (1.22%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 9 (1.00%) XPath
12 8 (0.89%) Groovy
12 8 (0.89%) XQuery
12 8 (0.89%) T-SQL
13 7 (0.78%) Perl
14 6 (0.67%) Korn
15 5 (0.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 265 (29.48%) Security Cleared
2 241 (26.81%) SC Cleared
3 120 (13.35%) ISTQB
4 84 (9.34%) DV Cleared
5 79 (8.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 43 (4.78%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 26 (2.89%) ISEB
8 16 (1.78%) ITIL Certification
9 14 (1.56%) Oracle Certification
10 13 (1.45%) Degree
11 11 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
12 10 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (1.11%) CCNA
13 9 (1.00%) MCSE
14 7 (0.78%) MCITP
15 6 (0.67%) CCNP
16 5 (0.56%) RHCE
17 4 (0.44%) OCP
18 3 (0.33%) MCP
18 3 (0.33%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (3.89%) QA
2 34 (3.78%) SLA
3 12 (1.33%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.22%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.11%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.11%) COSO
System Software
1 57 (6.34%) Oracle RAC
2 28 (3.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (2.45%) Oracle RMAN
4 19 (2.11%) Nmap
5 13 (1.45%) Active Directory
6 5 (0.56%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.33%) NFS
7 3 (0.33%) XenApp
7 3 (0.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (0.22%) vSphere
8 2 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.22%) MetaFrame
9 1 (0.11%) RACF
9 1 (0.11%) Samba
9 1 (0.11%) vCloud
9 1 (0.11%) ACF2
9 1 (0.11%) OCFS2
Systems Management
1 61 (6.79%) HP Quality Center
2 42 (4.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 22 (2.45%) Puppet
4 19 (2.11%) Nessus
5 16 (1.78%) Data Guard
6 13 (1.45%) Oracle Identity Management
7 4 (0.44%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (0.33%) SCCM
8 3 (0.33%) MIMEsweeper
8 3 (0.33%) MAILsweeper
8 3 (0.33%) Backup Exec
8 3 (0.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 2 (0.22%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.22%) SCOM
10 1 (0.11%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 1 (0.11%) OpenView
10 1 (0.11%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 1 (0.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.11%) CA SiteMinder
10 1 (0.11%) OVSD
Vendors
1 899 (100.00%) Oracle
2 147 (16.35%) HP
3 125 (13.90%) Microsoft
4 60 (6.67%) SAP
5 45 (5.01%) Citrix
6 43 (4.78%) IBM
7 38 (4.23%) Hyperion
7 38 (4.23%) Remedy
8 33 (3.67%) VMware
9 24 (2.67%) Siebel
10 21 (2.34%) Pegasus
11 20 (2.22%) Informatica
12 13 (1.45%) Business Objects
13 12 (1.33%) Red Hat
14 10 (1.11%) Cognos
15 8 (0.89%) JDA
15 8 (0.89%) Lagan
16 7 (0.78%) Primavera
16 7 (0.78%) Sun
17 5 (0.56%) PeopleSoft
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Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Rate: £500 - £600 per day + negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
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Gosport, Hampshire
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Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
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Posted: 3 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
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Rate: £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
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Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago