The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle EBS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South 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 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle E-Business Suite (OEBS)
Rank 134 103 88
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -15
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 8 31 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.26% 1.07% 1.18%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.17% 13.19% 15.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 20
Average daily rate
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£265 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.64% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £52.50 £50.70
% change year-on-year
-57.14% +3.56%
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 West region.

Business Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
192 235 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 6.17% 8.15% 7.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 143 91
Average daily rate £390 £399 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.19% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 £18.50 £16.61
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% +11.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £28.00 £36.90
% change year-on-year
-17.85% -24.11%

Oracle EBS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Oracle EBS Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Oracle EBS
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Oracle EBS Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Oracle EBS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Oracle EBS Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Oracle EBS
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 3 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
Gloucestershire -20 4 £265 -44.21% 2
Bristol -1 2 - -
Wiltshire -1 2 - - 1
Oracle EBS
England

Oracle EBS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 26 (100.00%) Oracle
2 18 (69.23%) Security Cleared
2 18 (69.23%) Oracle Database
3 12 (46.15%) PL/SQL
3 12 (46.15%) SQL
4 11 (42.31%) SC Cleared
4 11 (42.31%) DV Cleared
5 9 (34.62%) Oracle Applications
6 7 (26.92%) Oracle EBS R12
7 6 (23.08%) Finance
8 5 (19.23%) UNIX
9 4 (15.38%) Database Tuning
9 4 (15.38%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (11.54%) Replication
10 3 (11.54%) Linux
10 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
10 3 (11.54%) Oracle General Ledger
10 3 (11.54%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (11.54%) Oracle Payables
10 3 (11.54%) Oracle Receivables
10 3 (11.54%) Oracle Cash Management
11 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
11 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion
11 2 (7.69%) Middleware
11 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
11 2 (7.69%) Oracle Reports

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (26.92%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle iProcurement
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (69.23%) Oracle Database
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle APEX
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Advertising
2 1 (3.85%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) DBA
1 16 (61.54%) Oracle DBA
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 4 (15.38%) Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) E-Business Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Data Conversion Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle SOA Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle Support Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Data Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) SOA Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle Functional Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Business Support Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) Middleware
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (3.85%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Replication
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.85%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) UNIX
2 3 (11.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) Database Tuning
2 3 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (7.69%) CRM
3 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
3 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.85%) Project Management
4 1 (3.85%) Change Management
4 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.85%) BPEL
4 1 (3.85%) Project Planning
4 1 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (3.85%) Release Management
4 1 (3.85%) ERP
4 1 (3.85%) SOA
4 1 (3.85%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (3.85%) Cash Management
4 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) PL/SQL
1 12 (46.15%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
3 2 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (69.23%) Security Cleared
2 11 (42.31%) SC Cleared
2 11 (42.31%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Oracle