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 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 226 162 167
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +5
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 25 86 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.28% 0.96% 0.89%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.46% 12.67% 11.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 39 37
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£455 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £508 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £52.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £52.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-57.14% +5.00%
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
561 679 625
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 6.20% 7.56% 7.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 357 304
Average daily rate £425 £400 £434
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -7.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £246 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 15
Average hourly rate £28.50 £52.50 £19.65
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.71% +167.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.10 £15.95 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.90 £52.50 £62.50
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 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 29 May 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 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
Hampshire -49 11 £380 +1.33% 5
Berkshire +10 10 £478 -8.17% 7
Buckinghamshire -5 1 £525 +23.52%
Oracle EBS
England

Oracle EBS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 94 (100.00%) Oracle
2 54 (57.45%) Security Cleared
3 51 (54.26%) SC Cleared
4 37 (39.36%) Oracle EBS R12
5 34 (36.17%) SQL
6 33 (35.11%) UNIX
6 33 (35.11%) Oracle Reports
7 29 (30.85%) HP
8 28 (29.79%) PL/SQL
8 28 (29.79%) Oracle Database
9 26 (27.66%) Microsoft
10 25 (26.60%) Finance
10 25 (26.60%) ISTQB
11 24 (25.53%) Knowledge Management
12 22 (23.40%) Project Management
12 22 (23.40%) Oracle Applications
13 21 (22.34%) Oracle Database 11g
14 20 (21.28%) Citrix
14 20 (21.28%) WebLogic
15 19 (20.21%) SAN
15 19 (20.21%) Oracle RMAN
15 19 (20.21%) Oracle RAC
16 18 (19.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 17 (18.09%) ASP.NET
17 17 (18.09%) HTML
17 17 (18.09%) JavaScript
17 17 (18.09%) .NET
17 17 (18.09%) JSP
18 16 (17.02%) Migration
18 16 (17.02%) DV Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 20 (21.28%) WebLogic
2 9 (9.57%) Oracle 10gAS
3 6 (6.38%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.06%) Documentum
Applications
1 13 (13.83%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.38%) MS Office
3 1 (1.06%) MS Project
3 1 (1.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 37 (39.36%) Oracle EBS R12
2 22 (23.40%) Oracle Applications
3 15 (15.96%) Oracle Financials
4 6 (6.38%) Oracle 11i
4 6 (6.38%) Oracle Payroll
4 6 (6.38%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (5.32%) Oracle Cash Management
5 5 (5.32%) Oracle Assets
5 5 (5.32%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 5 (5.32%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (2.13%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (2.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (2.13%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (1.06%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 1 (1.06%) Oracle iProcurement
7 1 (1.06%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.26%) Taleo
2 1 (1.06%) IaaS
2 1 (1.06%) SaaS
2 1 (1.06%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (20.21%) SAN
2 6 (6.38%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.13%) FTP
3 2 (2.13%) SSH
4 1 (1.06%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.06%) Firewall
4 1 (1.06%) SSL
4 1 (1.06%) Intranet
4 1 (1.06%) Internet
4 1 (1.06%) Extranet
4 1 (1.06%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (35.11%) Oracle Reports
2 28 (29.79%) Oracle Database
3 21 (22.34%) Oracle Database 11g
4 14 (14.89%) Oracle Discoverer
5 11 (11.70%) Oracle BI EE
6 8 (8.51%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (6.38%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (6.38%) Oracle ODI
8 4 (4.26%) TKPROF
8 4 (4.26%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (3.19%) Relational Database
9 3 (3.19%) SQLPlus
9 3 (3.19%) RDBMS
10 2 (2.13%) SQL Server
11 1 (1.06%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 8 (8.51%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.06%) ProC
General
1 25 (26.60%) Finance
2 1 (1.06%) Local Government
2 1 (1.06%) Billing
2 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (21.28%) DBA
2 16 (17.02%) Oracle Consultant
2 16 (17.02%) Consultant
3 15 (15.96%) Oracle DBA
4 13 (13.83%) Architect
5 11 (11.70%) Oracle Architect
6 8 (8.51%) Developer
6 8 (8.51%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
6 8 (8.51%) Payroll Consultant
7 7 (7.45%) E-Business Consultant
7 7 (7.45%) Analyst
8 5 (5.32%) OBIEE Developer
8 5 (5.32%) Test Specialist
8 5 (5.32%) Test Manager
8 5 (5.32%) Test Analyst
9 4 (4.26%) Technical Consultant
9 4 (4.26%) Technical Architect
9 4 (4.26%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (4.26%) Oracle Functional Consultant
9 4 (4.26%) Oracle Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (18.09%) ASP.NET
1 17 (18.09%) HTML
1 17 (18.09%) .NET
1 17 (18.09%) JSP
2 12 (12.77%) Middleware
3 11 (11.70%) Oracle Fusion
4 7 (7.45%) WebCenter
5 1 (1.06%) EJB
5 1 (1.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (5.32%) Data Centre
1 5 (5.32%) Statistics
2 1 (1.06%) FMCG
2 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 33 (35.11%) UNIX
2 11 (11.70%) HPUX
3 5 (5.32%) Windows
4 3 (3.19%) AIX
5 2 (2.13%) Solaris
5 2 (2.13%) Linux
5 2 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.06%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.06%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (25.53%) Knowledge Management
2 22 (23.40%) Project Management
3 16 (17.02%) Migration
4 14 (14.89%) SOA
4 14 (14.89%) Performance Tuning
5 11 (11.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (11.70%) Load Balancing
6 10 (10.64%) Test Scripting
7 9 (9.57%) Software Testing
8 8 (8.51%) Configuration Management
8 8 (8.51%) Incident Management
9 7 (7.45%) Workflow
9 7 (7.45%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (6.38%) Time Management
10 6 (6.38%) Data Migration
10 6 (6.38%) Use Case
11 5 (5.32%) Line Management
11 5 (5.32%) Strategic Management
11 5 (5.32%) QMS
11 5 (5.32%) Cash Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (36.17%) SQL
2 28 (29.79%) PL/SQL
3 17 (18.09%) JavaScript
4 12 (12.77%) Shell Script
5 9 (9.57%) VBA
6 6 (6.38%) Java
7 2 (2.13%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.13%) Korn
8 1 (1.06%) Perl
8 1 (1.06%) C
Qualifications
1 54 (57.45%) Security Cleared
2 51 (54.26%) SC Cleared
3 25 (26.60%) ISTQB
4 18 (19.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 16 (17.02%) DV Cleared
6 11 (11.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 4 (4.26%) ISEB
7 4 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (4.26%) MCITP
8 2 (2.13%) Degree
9 1 (1.06%) PMP
9 1 (1.06%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.32%) SLA
2 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 19 (20.21%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (3.19%) Oracle Clusterware
3 1 (1.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (20.21%) Oracle RMAN
2 16 (17.02%) HP Quality Center
3 11 (11.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (3.19%) Data Guard
4 3 (3.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.06%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (1.06%) Oracle Statspack
5 1 (1.06%) Nmap
5 1 (1.06%) Nessus
Vendors
1 94 (100.00%) Oracle
2 29 (30.85%) HP
3 26 (27.66%) Microsoft
4 20 (21.28%) Citrix
5 4 (4.26%) Cisco
5 4 (4.26%) SAP
6 1 (1.06%) Serena
6 1 (1.06%) VMware
6 1 (1.06%) Siebel
6 1 (1.06%) Informatica
6 1 (1.06%) Pegasus