The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle EBS skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West 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 North West 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 93 100 115
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +15
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 38 29 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.26% 1.07% 0.84%
As % of the Business Applications category 13.33% 11.89% 7.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 6
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -16.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £303 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £463
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
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
285 244 346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 9.46% 9.00% 10.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 107 165
Average daily rate £401 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £557
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 2
Average hourly rate £51.00 £18.50 £45.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+175.67% -59.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £13.44 £43.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £44.90 £46.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £20.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+57.50% -38.46%
Oracle EBS
England

Oracle EBS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Oracle EBS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Oracle EBS
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Oracle EBS Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Oracle EBS
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

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

Oracle EBS Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Oracle EBS
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Oracle EBS Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Oracle EBS
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 29 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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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
Cheshire +15 23 £500 +23.23% 1
Manchester -5 8 £400 +23.07%
Oracle EBS
England

Oracle EBS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 64 (100.00%) Oracle
2 45 (70.31%) SQL
3 44 (68.75%) Oracle EBS R12
4 36 (56.25%) Finance
5 34 (53.13%) Security Cleared
6 33 (51.56%) SC Cleared
6 33 (51.56%) CRM
7 26 (40.63%) Oracle BI EE
8 20 (31.25%) Oracle Applications
9 19 (29.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 19 (29.69%) PL/SQL
10 16 (25.00%) Oracle iRecruitment
10 16 (25.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 15 (23.44%) Microsoft
12 14 (21.88%) Data Architecture
13 12 (18.75%) Oracle Database
13 12 (18.75%) Local Government
13 12 (18.75%) Oracle Payroll
14 11 (17.19%) Migration
14 11 (17.19%) Oracle 11i
14 11 (17.19%) Data Migration
15 10 (15.63%) Oracle Reports
15 10 (15.63%) Data Modelling
15 10 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
16 9 (14.06%) Data Mapping
16 9 (14.06%) Oracle Payables
17 8 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
17 8 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
17 8 (12.50%) Reference Data
17 8 (12.50%) Data Extraction

Oracle EBS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 6 (9.38%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 8 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 44 (68.75%) Oracle EBS R12
2 20 (31.25%) Oracle Applications
3 16 (25.00%) Oracle iRecruitment
3 16 (25.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 12 (18.75%) Oracle Payroll
5 11 (17.19%) Oracle 11i
6 9 (14.06%) Oracle Payables
7 7 (10.94%) Oracle Receivables
7 7 (10.94%) Oracle General Ledger
8 6 (9.38%) Oracle Assets
9 5 (7.81%) Dynamics CRM
10 2 (3.13%) Oracle Financials
10 2 (3.13%) Oracle SCM
10 2 (3.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 1 (1.56%) Oracle iProcurement
11 1 (1.56%) Oracle ASCP
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.50%) WAN
2 2 (3.13%) CTI
2 2 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (40.63%) Oracle BI EE
2 12 (18.75%) Oracle Database
3 10 (15.63%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 8 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (9.38%) MS Access
6 4 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (3.13%) Siebel EIM
7 2 (3.13%) Oracle Discoverer
7 2 (3.13%) RDBMS
7 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (12.50%) Toad
2 6 (9.38%) Oracle Forms
General
1 36 (56.25%) Finance
2 12 (18.75%) Local Government
3 7 (10.94%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (40.63%) Consultant
2 24 (37.50%) Oracle Consultant
3 19 (29.69%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
3 19 (29.69%) Payroll Consultant
4 16 (25.00%) Developer
5 11 (17.19%) Architect
6 10 (15.63%) Oracle HR Consultant
7 6 (9.38%) Technical Architect
7 6 (9.38%) Oracle Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Functional Consultant
8 4 (6.25%) Oracle Functional Consultant
9 3 (4.69%) Business Architect
9 3 (4.69%) Analyst
10 2 (3.13%) Business Analyst
10 2 (3.13%) Business Developer
10 2 (3.13%) Oracle DBA
10 2 (3.13%) DBA
10 2 (3.13%) Technical Consultant
10 2 (3.13%) Analyst Developer
10 2 (3.13%) Oracle Applications DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 8 (12.50%) Reference Data
1 8 (12.50%) Data Extraction
2 7 (10.94%) Data Integration
3 3 (4.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.25%) UNIX
2 3 (4.69%) Windows
3 2 (3.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (51.56%) CRM
2 19 (29.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (21.88%) Data Architecture
4 11 (17.19%) Data Migration
4 11 (17.19%) Migration
5 10 (15.63%) Data Modelling
5 10 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (14.06%) Data Mapping
7 8 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
8 7 (10.94%) PRINCE
9 6 (9.38%) Workflow
10 3 (4.69%) Information Security
10 3 (4.69%) TOGAF
10 3 (4.69%) ERP
10 3 (4.69%) Test Scripting
11 2 (3.13%) Database Tuning
11 2 (3.13%) High Availability
11 2 (3.13%) Master Data Management
11 2 (3.13%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (3.13%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 45 (70.31%) SQL
2 19 (29.69%) PL/SQL
3 6 (9.38%) VBA
4 4 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 34 (53.13%) Security Cleared
2 33 (51.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.56%) CTC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (3.13%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 64 (100.00%) Oracle
2 15 (23.44%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.38%) Sage
4 2 (3.13%) Informatica
4 2 (3.13%) Siebel
5 1 (1.56%) Pegasus