The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle EBS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle EBS over the 3 months to 29 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 Manchester 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle E-Business Suite (OEBS)
Rank 76 71 79
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 8 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.65% 0.97% 0.73%
As % of the Business Applications category 6.45% 9.40% 5.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £325 £269
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +20.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £284 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £466 £284
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £455
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -12.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £38.00
Business Applications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
124 117 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 10.00% 10.27% 12.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 57 95
Average daily rate £375 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £258 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £501 £549
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £18.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £20.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+57.50% -38.46%
Oracle EBS
North West

Oracle EBS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Oracle EBS Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Oracle EBS
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Oracle EBS Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Oracle EBS
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle EBS across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Oracle EBS Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Oracle EBS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 17 (100.00%) Oracle
2 15 (88.24%) Oracle EBS R12
3 12 (70.59%) SQL
3 12 (70.59%) Oracle Applications
4 11 (64.71%) Finance
4 11 (64.71%) PL/SQL
5 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
5 10 (58.82%) Oracle 11i
5 10 (58.82%) Oracle Database
6 9 (52.94%) Migration
6 9 (52.94%) Data Migration
7 8 (47.06%) Data Cleansing
7 8 (47.06%) Data Extraction
7 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (47.06%) Toad
7 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
7 8 (47.06%) Oracle Payables
8 7 (41.18%) Oracle Receivables
8 7 (41.18%) Oracle General Ledger
8 7 (41.18%) Data Mapping
8 7 (41.18%) General Ledger
9 6 (35.29%) VBA
9 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
9 6 (35.29%) MS Access
9 6 (35.29%) Sage
9 6 (35.29%) Oracle Assets
9 6 (35.29%) Data Architecture
10 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
10 3 (17.65%) CRM
11 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence

Oracle EBS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (5.88%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (88.24%) Oracle EBS R12
2 12 (70.59%) Oracle Applications
3 10 (58.82%) Oracle 11i
4 8 (47.06%) Oracle Payables
5 7 (41.18%) Oracle Receivables
5 7 (41.18%) Oracle General Ledger
6 6 (35.29%) Oracle Assets
7 2 (11.76%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (11.76%) Oracle Payroll
8 1 (5.88%) Oracle iRecruitment
8 1 (5.88%) Oracle SCM
8 1 (5.88%) Oracle iProcurement
8 1 (5.88%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 1 (5.88%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) CTI
1 2 (11.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) Oracle Database
2 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (35.29%) MS Access
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Discoverer
4 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Toad
General
1 11 (64.71%) Finance
2 7 (41.18%) General Ledger
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle Functional Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Functional Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Business Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) E-Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) DBA
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Payroll Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Supply Chain Functional Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Supply Chain Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) UNIX
1 2 (11.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Migration
1 9 (52.94%) Data Migration
2 8 (47.06%) Data Cleansing
3 7 (41.18%) Data Mapping
4 6 (35.29%) Data Architecture
5 3 (17.65%) CRM
6 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (11.76%) High Availability
7 1 (5.88%) Procure-to-pay
7 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
7 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
7 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
7 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
7 1 (5.88%) UML
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) SQL
2 11 (64.71%) PL/SQL
3 6 (35.29%) VBA
4 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) CTC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (11.76%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Oracle
2 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
3 6 (35.29%) Sage