The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle E-Business Suite (OEBS)
Rank 86 53 80
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +27
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 19 46 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.05% 2.72% 0.65%
As % of the Business Applications category 11.11% 28.75% 5.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 4
Average daily rate £425 £475 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +53.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £416 £425 £403
% change year-on-year
-2.05% +5.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £52.50
Oracle EBS
North West

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

Business Applications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
171 160 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 9.42% 9.47% 11.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 86 82
Average daily rate £400 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £38.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £29.42 £37.49
% change year-on-year
-6.51% -21.53%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 36 (100.00%) Oracle
2 21 (58.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 17 (47.22%) Security Cleared
4 14 (38.89%) SC Cleared
5 11 (30.56%) Oracle Self-Service HR
6 9 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
6 9 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
6 9 (25.00%) PL/SQL
7 8 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
8 7 (19.44%) Migration
8 7 (19.44%) SQL
8 7 (19.44%) Data Migration
9 6 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
9 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database
9 6 (16.67%) Oracle 11i
9 6 (16.67%) Informatica
9 6 (16.67%) Oracle Payroll
10 5 (13.89%) Oracle Workflow
10 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (13.89%) Workflow
10 5 (13.89%) Finance
10 5 (13.89%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (13.89%) Unix
10 5 (13.89%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (11.11%) Load Testing
11 4 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
11 4 (11.11%) Data Guard
11 4 (11.11%) Database Tuning
11 4 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (11.11%) Data Reconciliation

Oracle EBS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 11 (30.56%) Oracle Self-Service HR
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (11.11%) Oracle Application Server
3 4 (11.11%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 21 (58.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (16.67%) Oracle 11i
3 6 (16.67%) Oracle Payroll
4 3 (8.33%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 6 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
3 5 (13.89%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (11.11%) Oracle Discoverer
5 3 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.78%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Advertising
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (66.67%) Consultant
2 18 (50.00%) Oracle Consultant
3 14 (38.89%) Payroll Consultant
4 12 (33.33%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
5 8 (22.22%) Functional Consultant
6 7 (19.44%) Developer
6 7 (19.44%) HR Consultant
6 7 (19.44%) Oracle Functional Consultant
6 7 (19.44%) Technical Consultant
7 6 (16.67%) Oracle HRMS Consultant
7 6 (16.67%) Oracle HRMS Payroll Consultant
7 6 (16.67%) Oracle Payroll Functional Consultant
7 6 (16.67%) Technical Developer
8 5 (13.89%) DBA
8 5 (13.89%) E-Business Consultant
8 5 (13.89%) Oracle DBA
8 5 (13.89%) Oracle Technical Consultant
9 4 (11.11%) E-Business Developer
9 4 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
10 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) Grails
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.78%) Data Extraction
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Exalytics
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Unix
2 4 (11.11%) Linux
2 4 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
2 7 (19.44%) Data Migration
2 7 (19.44%) Migration
3 5 (13.89%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (13.89%) Workflow
4 4 (11.11%) Data Reconciliation
4 4 (11.11%) Database Tuning
4 4 (11.11%) Load Testing
4 4 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (11.11%) Project Management
5 2 (5.56%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.56%) Presales
6 1 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.78%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.78%) CRM
6 1 (2.78%) Data Analysis
6 1 (2.78%) EAM
6 1 (2.78%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.78%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 7 (19.44%) SQL
3 4 (11.11%) Shell Script
4 3 (8.33%) C
5 1 (2.78%) Groovy
5 1 (2.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (47.22%) Security Cleared
2 14 (38.89%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) OCP
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (16.67%) Informatica
3 1 (2.78%) hybris