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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle E-Business Suite (OEBS)
Rank 124 123 108
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -15
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 19 15 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.61% 0.52% 0.91%
As % of the Business Applications category 9.36% 9.87% 14.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 17
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £395 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £411 £410 £425
% change year-on-year
+0.30% -3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £52.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +75.00%
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 West region.

Business Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
203 152 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 6.52% 5.26% 6.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 72 100
Average daily rate £400 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £410 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.66 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.78% -10.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £33.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-46.96% -12.69%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle EBS across the South West region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Oracle EBS Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 March 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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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
Wiltshire +5 3 £215 -52.22% 2
Bristol -4 1 £363 -14.70% 1
Oracle EBS
England

Oracle EBS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 46 (100.00%) Oracle
2 36 (78.26%) Oracle Database
3 33 (71.74%) Security Cleared
4 24 (52.17%) SQL
5 23 (50.00%) PL/SQL
5 23 (50.00%) DV Cleared
6 16 (34.78%) SC Cleared
7 15 (32.61%) Oracle EBS R12
7 15 (32.61%) Oracle Applications
8 13 (28.26%) Oracle Database 11g
9 10 (21.74%) Migration
9 10 (21.74%) Solaris
9 10 (21.74%) Linux
9 10 (21.74%) Oracle 11i
9 10 (21.74%) Oracle Database 10g
9 10 (21.74%) Oracle Application Server
9 10 (21.74%) Oracle RAC
9 10 (21.74%) Oracle Database 12c
10 9 (19.57%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 9 (19.57%) Oracle Exadata
10 9 (19.57%) Oracle Certification
10 9 (19.57%) Oracle 9iAS
11 7 (15.22%) UNIX
12 6 (13.04%) Java
13 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
14 4 (8.70%) Oracle Fusion
14 4 (8.70%) Database Tuning
14 4 (8.70%) Oracle APEX
14 4 (8.70%) Release Management
14 4 (8.70%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 10 (21.74%) Oracle Application Server
2 9 (19.57%) Oracle 9iAS
3 3 (6.52%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle UPK
5 1 (2.17%) Apache
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 15 (32.61%) Oracle Applications
1 15 (32.61%) Oracle EBS R12
2 10 (21.74%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (78.26%) Oracle Database
2 13 (28.26%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (21.74%) Oracle Database 10g
3 10 (21.74%) Oracle Database 12c
4 9 (19.57%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 9 (19.57%) Oracle Exadata
5 4 (8.70%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (6.52%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (4.35%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (4.35%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (2.17%) Oracle Discoverer
8 1 (2.17%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
8 1 (2.17%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle Forms
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (4.35%) JDeveloper
General
1 4 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (71.74%) DBA
1 33 (71.74%) Oracle DBA
2 12 (26.09%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 6 (13.04%) Administrator
4 5 (10.87%) Consultant
4 5 (10.87%) Oracle Consultant
5 2 (4.35%) Support Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Architect
5 2 (4.35%) Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Architect
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (4.35%) SOA Architect
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle Architect
6 1 (2.17%) Technical Developer
6 1 (2.17%) Data Conversion Consultant
6 1 (2.17%) Functional Consultant
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle BI Developer
6 1 (2.17%) Business Consultant
6 1 (2.17%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (6.52%) J2EE
2 3 (6.52%) Middleware
3 1 (2.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.17%) Clustering
2 1 (2.17%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.74%) Solaris
1 10 (21.74%) Linux
2 7 (15.22%) UNIX
3 1 (2.17%) Windows
3 1 (2.17%) AIX
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.74%) Migration
2 4 (8.70%) Configuration Management
2 4 (8.70%) Release Management
2 4 (8.70%) Database Tuning
3 3 (6.52%) CRM
4 2 (4.35%) SOA
4 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (4.35%) BPEL
4 2 (4.35%) E-business
4 2 (4.35%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (2.17%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (2.17%) ITIL
5 1 (2.17%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (2.17%) Workflow
5 1 (2.17%) Unit Testing
5 1 (2.17%) High Availability
5 1 (2.17%) Change Control
5 1 (2.17%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.17%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (52.17%) SQL
2 23 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 6 (13.04%) Java
4 1 (2.17%) C
4 1 (2.17%) COBOL
4 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 33 (71.74%) Security Cleared
2 23 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 16 (34.78%) SC Cleared
4 9 (19.57%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
1 1 (2.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (21.74%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.17%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 46 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (2.17%) IBM
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.17%) Sun
2 1 (2.17%) Micro Focus