The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle EBS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland 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 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle E-Business Suite (OEBS)
Rank 115 117 98
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -19
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 7 6 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.24% 0.23% 0.93%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.22% 3.28% 14.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 14
Average daily rate
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£281 £340 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.27% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £340 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £340 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £52.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-57.14% +5.00%
Oracle EBS
UK

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

Business Applications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
134 183 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 4.67% 7.08% 6.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 100 70
Average daily rate £431 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.47% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £27.44 - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-35.71% -7.40%

Oracle EBS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Oracle EBS Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Oracle EBS
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Oracle EBS Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Oracle EBS
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Oracle EBS Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Oracle EBS
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
Edinburgh +1 4 £275 -
Fife - 2 £288 -
Glasgow -4 1 - - 1
Oracle EBS
UK

Oracle EBS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 23 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (34.78%) Oracle Database
3 6 (26.09%) SQL
3 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
3 6 (26.09%) Windows
3 6 (26.09%) Linux
4 5 (21.74%) PL/SQL
4 5 (21.74%) SOA
4 5 (21.74%) Migration
4 5 (21.74%) Data Migration
5 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
5 4 (17.39%) Test Scripting
5 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
5 4 (17.39%) VMware
5 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
5 4 (17.39%) Java
6 3 (13.04%) UNIX
6 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
6 3 (13.04%) HP
6 3 (13.04%) Red Hat
6 3 (13.04%) Project Management
6 3 (13.04%) HTML
6 3 (13.04%) .NET
6 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
6 3 (13.04%) JSP
6 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
6 3 (13.04%) JBoss
6 3 (13.04%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (13.04%) Oracle 11i
6 3 (13.04%) Cognos

Oracle EBS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 3 (13.04%) JBoss
2 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.35%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (4.35%) AquaLogic
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
1 2 (8.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (4.35%) AquaLogic BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.70%) Wireshark
2 2 (8.70%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (8.70%) HTTPS
2 2 (8.70%) SSL
2 2 (8.70%) Firewall
3 1 (4.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle Database
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.35%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (8.70%) Banking
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle Developer
1 7 (30.43%) Developer
1 7 (30.43%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Senior Oracle Developer
2 4 (17.39%) Test Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Architect
2 4 (17.39%) Senior Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Business Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle Forms Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Business Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) UAT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) HTML
1 3 (13.04%) .NET
1 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
1 3 (13.04%) JSP
2 2 (8.70%) OAuth
3 1 (4.35%) Middleware
3 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) CESG
1 1 (4.35%) iPad
1 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
1 6 (26.09%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) UNIX
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
3 2 (8.70%) Windows 2000
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.35%) Solaris
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) SOA
1 5 (21.74%) Migration
1 5 (21.74%) Data Migration
2 4 (17.39%) Test Scripting
3 3 (13.04%) Project Management
3 3 (13.04%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (8.70%) Security Hardening
4 2 (8.70%) SABSA
4 2 (8.70%) Security Architecture
4 2 (8.70%) Test Strategy
4 2 (8.70%) System Testing
4 2 (8.70%) Software Testing
4 2 (8.70%) TOGAF
4 2 (8.70%) ERP
4 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
4 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.70%) Identity Management
4 2 (8.70%) Workflow
4 2 (8.70%) Validation
4 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) SQL
1 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
2 5 (21.74%) PL/SQL
3 4 (17.39%) Java
4 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
1 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) ISTQB
2 3 (13.04%) DV Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (8.70%) MCSE
3 2 (8.70%) CCNP
3 2 (8.70%) CCNA
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (8.70%) Nessus
1 2 (8.70%) Nmap
2 1 (4.35%) Data Guard
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Statspack
2 1 (4.35%) logstash
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (17.39%) VMware
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) HP
3 3 (13.04%) Red Hat
3 3 (13.04%) Cognos
4 2 (8.70%) Citrix
5 1 (4.35%) BEA
5 1 (4.35%) Sun
5 1 (4.35%) Twitter