The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 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 England 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle E-Business Suite (OEBS)
Rank 209 267 267
Rank change year-on-year
+58 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 509 318 346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.03% 0.68% 0.65%
As % of the Business Applications category 11.33% 7.89% 7.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 154 172
Average daily rate
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£438 £421 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.85% -11.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £260 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £455
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -12.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £22.32
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £38.00
Business Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4493 4030 4605
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.10% 8.65% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2394 2175 2372
Average daily rate £433 £430 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.58% -4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £296 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £577
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 73 55
Average hourly rate £31.77 £19.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.18% -45.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.51 £12.10 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £45.00 £61.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £22.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -30.76%
Oracle EBS
UK

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +103 209 £475 +5.55% 33
South East 0 93 £425 +2.40% 6
North West +11 36 £475 +35.71% 5
South West -13 35 £413 -2.94% 8
North East +8 32 £426 +42.00% 3
East of England -6 25 £425 +30.76% 3
East Midlands +19 22 £400 -20.00% 1
West Midlands -10 21 £425 -12.82% 6
Yorkshire -24 12 £400 +33.33% 2
Midlands +8 5 £525 -
Oracle EBS
UK

Oracle EBS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 842 (100.00%) Oracle
2 380 (45.13%) Finance
3 353 (41.92%) Oracle EBS R12
4 238 (28.27%) Security Cleared
5 225 (26.72%) SQL
6 214 (25.42%) SC Cleared
7 176 (20.90%) Oracle Applications
8 167 (19.83%) UNIX
9 161 (19.12%) Oracle Reports
9 161 (19.12%) PL/SQL
10 160 (19.00%) Oracle Payables
11 135 (16.03%) Oracle Receivables
12 122 (14.49%) Oracle General Ledger
13 121 (14.37%) Migration
14 120 (14.25%) Workflow
14 120 (14.25%) HP
15 118 (14.01%) Oracle Database
16 116 (13.78%) ERP
17 115 (13.66%) Oracle BI EE
18 106 (12.59%) Microsoft
19 102 (12.11%) SOA
20 100 (11.88%) Oracle Forms
20 100 (11.88%) HTML
21 99 (11.76%) ISTQB
22 98 (11.64%) JavaScript
22 98 (11.64%) Linux
22 98 (11.64%) Oracle Workflow
23 96 (11.40%) CRM
24 92 (10.93%) .NET
24 92 (10.93%) JSP

Oracle EBS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 98 (11.64%) Oracle Workflow
2 78 (9.26%) WebLogic
3 27 (3.21%) WebSphere
4 24 (2.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 13 (1.54%) Apache
6 7 (0.83%) Oracle Service Bus
6 7 (0.83%) MS Exchange
6 7 (0.83%) Tomcat
7 6 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (0.71%) Oracle UPK
7 6 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (0.59%) Oracle 10gAS
8 5 (0.59%) WebLogic Portal
9 3 (0.36%) Oracle Application Server
9 3 (0.36%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 3 (0.36%) IIS
10 2 (0.24%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.24%) Confluence
11 1 (0.12%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.12%) Oracle BPEL
Applications
1 38 (4.51%) MS Visio
2 34 (4.04%) MS Excel
3 24 (2.85%) MS Office
4 18 (2.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.36%) MS Project
6 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 353 (41.92%) Oracle EBS R12
2 176 (20.90%) Oracle Applications
3 160 (19.00%) Oracle Payables
4 135 (16.03%) Oracle Receivables
5 122 (14.49%) Oracle General Ledger
6 84 (9.98%) Oracle Financials
7 72 (8.55%) Oracle 11i
8 63 (7.48%) Oracle Assets
9 45 (5.34%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 37 (4.39%) Oracle Cash Management
11 33 (3.92%) Oracle iProcurement
12 28 (3.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 24 (2.85%) Oracle Payroll
14 22 (2.61%) Oracle iRecruitment
15 21 (2.49%) Oracle ERP
16 18 (2.14%) HFM
17 15 (1.78%) Oracle CRM
18 14 (1.66%) Oracle ASCP
18 14 (1.66%) Oracle Retail
19 13 (1.54%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 22 (2.61%) Amazon EC2
1 22 (2.61%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (0.95%) SaaS
3 2 (0.24%) Taleo
4 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.12%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 76 (9.03%) TCP/IP
2 46 (5.46%) HTTPS
3 39 (4.63%) SAN
4 33 (3.92%) HTTP
5 29 (3.44%) DNS
6 27 (3.21%) SSL
7 22 (2.61%) Wireshark
8 16 (1.90%) Internet
9 9 (1.07%) WAN
9 9 (1.07%) DHCP
10 8 (0.95%) FTP
11 6 (0.71%) VPN
11 6 (0.71%) Firewall
11 6 (0.71%) VLAN
12 5 (0.59%) LDAP
13 4 (0.48%) NAS
14 3 (0.36%) CTI
15 2 (0.24%) iSCSI
15 2 (0.24%) Fibre Channel
16 1 (0.12%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (19.12%) Oracle Reports
2 118 (14.01%) Oracle Database
3 115 (13.66%) Oracle BI EE
4 61 (7.24%) Oracle Database 11g
5 50 (5.94%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 41 (4.87%) Oracle Database 10g
7 37 (4.39%) Oracle Discoverer
8 32 (3.80%) SQL Server
9 28 (3.33%) SQLPlus
10 26 (3.09%) Oracle Exadata
11 23 (2.73%) Oracle ODI
12 21 (2.49%) Data Warehouse
13 16 (1.90%) Essbase
14 13 (1.54%) Oracle9i Database
15 12 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
16 8 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 6 (0.71%) MySQL
17 6 (0.71%) MS Access
17 6 (0.71%) RDBMS
17 6 (0.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 100 (11.88%) Oracle Forms
2 32 (3.80%) Toad
3 31 (3.68%) QuickTest Pro
3 31 (3.68%) JDeveloper
4 29 (3.44%) JIRA
5 27 (3.21%) LoadRunner
6 19 (2.26%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (0.36%) Ant
8 2 (0.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.24%) Subversion
8 2 (0.24%) FishEye
9 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.12%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.12%) ProC
General
1 380 (45.13%) Finance
2 50 (5.94%) General Ledger
3 44 (5.23%) Manufacturing
4 36 (4.28%) Retail
5 30 (3.56%) Billing
6 25 (2.97%) Financial Institution
7 18 (2.14%) Local Government
7 18 (2.14%) Banking
7 18 (2.14%) Back Office
8 17 (2.02%) Front Office
9 15 (1.78%) Telecoms
10 8 (0.95%) Legal
11 6 (0.71%) Investment Banking
12 5 (0.59%) Marketing
13 2 (0.24%) Electronics
13 2 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.24%) Swedish Language
14 1 (0.12%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 217 (25.77%) Consultant
2 180 (21.38%) Oracle Consultant
3 142 (16.86%) Analyst
4 109 (12.95%) Developer
5 89 (10.57%) Oracle Developer
6 75 (8.91%) Functional Consultant
7 73 (8.67%) Architect
8 69 (8.19%) Oracle Functional Consultant
9 61 (7.24%) DBA
10 58 (6.89%) Oracle DBA
11 51 (6.06%) Oracle Analyst
12 50 (5.94%) Test Analyst
13 39 (4.63%) Business Analyst
14 38 (4.51%) Project Manager
15 34 (4.04%) Oracle Financials Consultant
16 30 (3.56%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
16 30 (3.56%) Payroll Consultant
17 29 (3.44%) Oracle Applications DBA
18 27 (3.21%) Oracle Architect
18 27 (3.21%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (11.88%) HTML
2 92 (10.93%) .NET
2 92 (10.93%) JSP
3 90 (10.69%) ASP.NET
4 70 (8.31%) Middleware
5 65 (7.72%) Oracle Fusion
6 63 (7.48%) XML
7 21 (2.49%) WebSphere MQ
8 20 (2.38%) WebCenter
9 17 (2.02%) DOM
10 15 (1.78%) Web Services
11 11 (1.31%) JMS
12 9 (1.07%) Spring
13 8 (0.95%) SOAP
13 8 (0.95%) XSD
13 8 (0.95%) CSS
13 8 (0.95%) XHTML
13 8 (0.95%) EDI
13 8 (0.95%) WSDL
13 8 (0.95%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 25 (2.97%) Clustering
2 24 (2.85%) Hedge funds
3 18 (2.14%) Management Information System
3 18 (2.14%) Data Integration
4 12 (1.43%) Data Extraction
5 11 (1.31%) Reference Data
6 8 (0.95%) CMDB
6 8 (0.95%) Data Conversion
7 7 (0.83%) Replication
8 5 (0.59%) Smart Meter
8 5 (0.59%) NHS
9 4 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.36%) LPAR
10 3 (0.36%) Fat Client
10 3 (0.36%) PKI
10 3 (0.36%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.24%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.24%) Social Media
11 2 (0.24%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.12%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 167 (19.83%) UNIX
2 98 (11.64%) Linux
3 67 (7.96%) Windows
4 44 (5.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 44 (5.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 44 (5.23%) Windows 2000
4 44 (5.23%) Windows XP
5 22 (2.61%) SELinux
6 14 (1.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (1.19%) Solaris
8 8 (0.95%) AIX
9 5 (0.59%) CentOS
10 2 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (14.37%) Migration
2 120 (14.25%) Workflow
3 116 (13.78%) ERP
4 102 (12.11%) SOA
5 96 (11.40%) CRM
6 78 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
6 78 (9.26%) Data Migration
7 59 (7.01%) Project Management
8 53 (6.29%) Test Scripting
8 53 (6.29%) Software Testing
9 49 (5.82%) Knowledge Management
10 46 (5.46%) ITIL
11 45 (5.34%) Stakeholder Management
12 35 (4.16%) Service Delivery
12 35 (4.16%) Disaster Recovery
13 31 (3.68%) ETL
13 31 (3.68%) Test Strategy
13 31 (3.68%) Performance Tuning
14 30 (3.56%) Validation
14 30 (3.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 225 (26.72%) SQL
2 161 (19.12%) PL/SQL
3 98 (11.64%) JavaScript
4 45 (5.34%) Java
5 27 (3.21%) Bash Shell
6 26 (3.09%) Shell Script
7 25 (2.97%) Python
8 22 (2.61%) Ruby
9 13 (1.54%) C
9 13 (1.54%) XQuery
10 10 (1.19%) C#
10 10 (1.19%) VB
10 10 (1.19%) R
11 9 (1.07%) VBA
12 8 (0.95%) Groovy
12 8 (0.95%) XPath
13 7 (0.83%) T-SQL
14 6 (0.71%) Perl
15 4 (0.48%) Korn
16 3 (0.36%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 238 (28.27%) Security Cleared
2 214 (25.42%) SC Cleared
3 99 (11.76%) ISTQB
4 77 (9.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 70 (8.31%) DV Cleared
6 26 (3.09%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 19 (2.26%) ITIL Certification
7 19 (2.26%) Degree
8 18 (2.14%) ISEB
9 10 (1.19%) Oracle Certification
10 8 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (0.95%) CCNA
11 7 (0.83%) RHCE
11 7 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (0.83%) OCP
11 7 (0.83%) MCSE
12 6 (0.71%) MCITP
13 5 (0.59%) CCNP
14 4 (0.48%) MCP
15 2 (0.24%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (7.01%) SLA
2 38 (4.51%) QA
3 3 (0.36%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.24%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.12%) COSO
System Software
1 67 (7.96%) Oracle RAC
2 28 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (3.09%) Oracle RMAN
4 22 (2.61%) Nmap
5 16 (1.90%) Active Directory
6 7 (0.83%) vSphere
7 5 (0.59%) XenApp
7 5 (0.59%) VMware ESX
8 4 (0.48%) Xen
8 4 (0.48%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.24%) NFS
10 1 (0.12%) ACF2
10 1 (0.12%) OCFS2
10 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.12%) vCloud
10 1 (0.12%) RACF
10 1 (0.12%) Samba
10 1 (0.12%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 57 (6.77%) HP Quality Center
2 49 (5.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 24 (2.85%) Puppet
4 22 (2.61%) Nessus
5 21 (2.49%) Data Guard
6 6 (0.71%) EMC NetWorker
6 6 (0.71%) Backup Exec
7 5 (0.59%) Oracle Identity Management
8 3 (0.36%) SCCM
8 3 (0.36%) SCOM
8 3 (0.36%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (0.24%) MIMEsweeper
9 2 (0.24%) MAILsweeper
9 2 (0.24%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 1 (0.12%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 1 (0.12%) OVSD
10 1 (0.12%) CA SiteMinder
10 1 (0.12%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 1 (0.12%) OpenView
Vendors
1 842 (100.00%) Oracle
2 120 (14.25%) HP
3 106 (12.59%) Microsoft
4 56 (6.65%) SAP
5 40 (4.75%) Hyperion
6 36 (4.28%) Remedy
7 34 (4.04%) VMware
8 32 (3.80%) IBM
9 30 (3.56%) Citrix
10 22 (2.61%) Pegasus
11 20 (2.38%) Informatica
12 17 (2.02%) Siebel
13 16 (1.90%) Serena
14 14 (1.66%) Red Hat
15 11 (1.31%) ComArch
16 8 (0.95%) Business Objects
16 8 (0.95%) JDA
17 7 (0.83%) NetApp
17 7 (0.83%) PeopleSoft
18 6 (0.71%) EMC
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