The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle EBS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands 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 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle E-Business Suite (OEBS)
Rank 22 13 30
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +17
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 3 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.69% 8.16% 1.23%
As % of the Business Applications category 8.82% 36.36% 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 1
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£475 £375 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £429 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+7.21% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £16.50 £44.47
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -62.89%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Business Applications Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
34 33 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 19.21% 22.45% 23.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 20 26
Average daily rate £475 £375 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £375 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.54 £21.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+24.89% -40.97%

Oracle EBS
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Oracle EBS Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Oracle EBS
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Oracle EBS Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Oracle EBS
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Oracle EBS Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

Oracle EBS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (75.00%) Migration
4 4 (50.00%) Finance
4 4 (50.00%) Data Migration
5 3 (37.50%) Change Management
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) MS Office
5 3 (37.50%) MS Visio
5 3 (37.50%) Project Planning
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Time Management
7 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (12.50%) Billing
7 1 (12.50%) Logistics
7 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
7 1 (12.50%) ETL
7 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (12.50%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (12.50%) ERP
7 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
7 1 (12.50%) SQL
7 1 (12.50%) Informatica
7 1 (12.50%) PowerCenter
7 1 (12.50%) Validation
7 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
7 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (12.50%) Data Transformation
7 1 (12.50%) Oracle FAH

Oracle EBS
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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.

Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Office
1 3 (37.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle FAH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Discoverer
1 1 (12.50%) PowerCenter
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Applications Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Migration Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Applications Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Technical Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Applications Technical Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) UAT Manager
4 1 (12.50%) OBIEE Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Migration
2 4 (50.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (37.50%) Change Management
3 3 (37.50%) Project Planning
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Time Management
4 1 (12.50%) Logistics
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) ETL
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) ERP
4 1 (12.50%) Validation
4 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Informatica