The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle EBS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle E-Business Suite (OEBS)
Rank 205 151 151
Rank change year-on-year
-54 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 60 101 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.63% 1.10% 0.92%
As % of the Business Applications category 9.15% 13.43% 12.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 37 35
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£425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £520 £512
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 - £50.00
Oracle EBS
England

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

Business Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
656 752 623
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 6.87% 8.17% 7.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 389 351 292
Average daily rate £425 £413 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £283 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £520 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 13
Average hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +85.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £22.60 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £47.50 £62.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-19.64% +1.81%

Oracle EBS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Oracle EBS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Oracle EBS
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Oracle EBS Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Oracle EBS
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle EBS across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Oracle EBS Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Oracle EBS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Oracle EBS Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Oracle EBS
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Hampshire -29 42 £420 -1.17% 4
Berkshire +12 11 £455 +1.67% 1
Surrey -6 2 £325 -18.75%
Oracle EBS
England

Oracle EBS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 96 (100.00%) Oracle
2 49 (51.04%) Security Cleared
3 45 (46.88%) SC Cleared
4 39 (40.63%) UNIX
5 35 (36.46%) Oracle Reports
6 33 (34.38%) Oracle EBS R12
7 31 (32.29%) SQL
8 24 (25.00%) PL/SQL
8 24 (25.00%) HP
8 24 (25.00%) Finance
9 22 (22.92%) Oracle Applications
10 20 (20.83%) Microsoft
10 20 (20.83%) Project Management
11 19 (19.79%) Citrix
12 18 (18.75%) SAN
12 18 (18.75%) DV Cleared
12 18 (18.75%) Oracle Database
13 17 (17.71%) ISTQB
14 16 (16.67%) Migration
14 16 (16.67%) JavaScript
14 16 (16.67%) HTML
14 16 (16.67%) .NET
14 16 (16.67%) ASP.NET
14 16 (16.67%) JSP
14 16 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
15 15 (15.63%) Oracle Fusion
16 14 (14.58%) Oracle Discoverer
16 14 (14.58%) Test Scripting
17 13 (13.54%) Time Management
17 13 (13.54%) Shell Script

Oracle EBS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 12 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 9 (9.38%) Oracle 10gAS
3 3 (3.13%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.04%) JBoss
4 1 (1.04%) Documentum
4 1 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.04%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (7.29%) MS Office
1 7 (7.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.04%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 33 (34.38%) Oracle EBS R12
2 22 (22.92%) Oracle Applications
3 10 (10.42%) Oracle Financials
4 9 (9.38%) Oracle General Ledger
4 9 (9.38%) Oracle Payables
5 6 (6.25%) Oracle Cash Management
6 5 (5.21%) Oracle Receivables
6 5 (5.21%) Oracle Payroll
7 4 (4.17%) Oracle iRecruitment
7 4 (4.17%) Oracle ERP
7 4 (4.17%) Agresso
7 4 (4.17%) Oracle Assets
8 3 (3.13%) Oracle 11i
9 2 (2.08%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 1 (1.04%) Oracle E-Business Tax
10 1 (1.04%) Oracle SCM
10 1 (1.04%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.17%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 18 (18.75%) SAN
2 8 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.08%) SSH
3 2 (2.08%) FTP
4 1 (1.04%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.04%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.04%) SSL
4 1 (1.04%) Intranet
4 1 (1.04%) Internet
4 1 (1.04%) Extranet
4 1 (1.04%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (36.46%) Oracle Reports
2 18 (18.75%) Oracle Database
3 16 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 14 (14.58%) Oracle Discoverer
5 8 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
5 8 (8.33%) Oracle ODI
6 6 (6.25%) TKPROF
7 5 (5.21%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (5.21%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (3.13%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 10 (10.42%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (3.13%) Oracle APEX
General
1 24 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (3.13%) Local Government
3 2 (2.08%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.08%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (22.92%) Consultant
2 17 (17.71%) Oracle Consultant
3 15 (15.63%) DBA
4 11 (11.46%) Developer
4 11 (11.46%) Analyst
5 9 (9.38%) Architect
5 9 (9.38%) Test Analyst
6 8 (8.33%) Oracle DBA
7 7 (7.29%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
7 7 (7.29%) E-Business Consultant
7 7 (7.29%) Payroll Consultant
8 5 (5.21%) Oracle Functional Consultant
8 5 (5.21%) OBIEE Developer
8 5 (5.21%) Test Specialist
8 5 (5.21%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (5.21%) Functional Consultant
9 4 (4.17%) Technical Consultant
9 4 (4.17%) Project Manager
9 4 (4.17%) Administrator
9 4 (4.17%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (16.67%) HTML
1 16 (16.67%) .NET
1 16 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 16 (16.67%) JSP
2 15 (15.63%) Oracle Fusion
3 12 (12.50%) Middleware
4 4 (4.17%) WebCenter
5 3 (3.13%) XML
5 3 (3.13%) Apache Flex
6 1 (1.04%) Apache Camel
6 1 (1.04%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (1.04%) Web Services
6 1 (1.04%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.29%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 5 (5.21%) Statistics
4 1 (1.04%) FMCG
4 1 (1.04%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 39 (40.63%) UNIX
2 10 (10.42%) HPUX
3 5 (5.21%) Windows
4 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.08%) Solaris
5 1 (1.04%) Linux
5 1 (1.04%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.04%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.04%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (20.83%) Project Management
2 16 (16.67%) Migration
3 14 (14.58%) Test Scripting
4 13 (13.54%) Time Management
5 11 (11.46%) Knowledge Management
6 10 (10.42%) Load Balancing
6 10 (10.42%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (10.42%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (10.42%) ERP
7 9 (9.38%) Configuration Management
8 8 (8.33%) Incident Management
9 7 (7.29%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (7.29%) Quality Management
9 7 (7.29%) QMS
9 7 (7.29%) Line Management
10 6 (6.25%) Data Migration
10 6 (6.25%) Cash Management
10 6 (6.25%) Business Development
10 6 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (5.21%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (32.29%) SQL
2 24 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 16 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 13 (13.54%) Shell Script
5 5 (5.21%) Java
6 4 (4.17%) VBA
7 2 (2.08%) Korn
7 2 (2.08%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 49 (51.04%) Security Cleared
2 45 (46.88%) SC Cleared
3 18 (18.75%) DV Cleared
4 17 (17.71%) ISTQB
5 11 (11.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 7 (7.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 4 (4.17%) ISEB
8 3 (3.13%) CIMA
8 3 (3.13%) CCAB
9 1 (1.04%) PMP
9 1 (1.04%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (11.46%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (11.46%) Oracle RMAN
2 9 (9.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.04%) Nessus
4 1 (1.04%) Nmap
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 96 (100.00%) Oracle
2 24 (25.00%) HP
3 20 (20.83%) Microsoft
4 19 (19.79%) Citrix
5 8 (8.33%) SAP
6 3 (3.13%) CODA
6 3 (3.13%) NetSuite
6 3 (3.13%) Infor
7 1 (1.04%) Pegasus
7 1 (1.04%) Remedy
7 1 (1.04%) VMware
7 1 (1.04%) Northgate
7 1 (1.04%) Siebel
7 1 (1.04%) EMC