The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle EBS skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle EBS over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle E-Business Suite (OEBS)
Rank 339 329 316
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -13
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 343 352 351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.61% 0.63% 0.64%
As % of the Business Applications category 7.97% 7.67% 7.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 163 167
Average daily rate £450 £420 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £416 £410 £406
% change year-on-year
+1.52% +0.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £52.50

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

Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4302 4589 4992
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.70% 8.23% 9.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2652 2550 2802
Average daily rate £438 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 30 46
Average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £16.00 £14.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.70 £60.16 £53.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £32.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-14.06% -14.65%

Oracle EBS
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Oracle EBS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Oracle EBS
Daily Rate Trend

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

Oracle EBS Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle EBS
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle EBS within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Oracle EBS Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Oracle EBS
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Oracle EBS Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle EBS
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
England -21 314 £445 +4.70% 39
London -16 98 £488 +14.70% 17
North West -43 45 £388 -18.42% 1
South East -9 40 £450 +7.78% 5
West Midlands +5 37 £425 -15.00% 3
East Midlands +31 26 £450 +2.85% 2
Warwickshire +16 23 £425 -15.00%
Hampshire -7 21 £375 -7.40%
Warwick +8 19 £425 -15.00%
Manchester -30 19 £425 +6.25% 1
South West +5 18 £385 -14.44% 3
North East -30 16 £375 -12.79%
Tyne and Wear -32 14 £375 -12.79%
City of London +34 13 £450 -10.00% 2
Merseyside +11 12 £388 -13.88%
Bristol +9 12 £403 +11.03% 1
Liverpool +3 12 £388 -13.88%
Yorkshire 0 12 £500 +42.85% 2
East of England -9 12 £390 +20.93% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne -35 12 £375 -14.77%
Scotland -14 11 £450 +1.69% 3
West Yorkshire -2 10 £500 +51.51% 1
Solihull -8 10 - - 1
Leeds +4 9 £500 +48.14%
Cheshire -28 8 £450 -10.00%
Midlands - 8 £375 - 1
Edinburgh -3 7 £388 - 2
Nottinghamshire - 7 - -
Berkshire - 7 £450 - 1
Leicestershire +7 6 £388 -11.42% 1

Oracle EBS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 647 (100.00%) Oracle
2 336 (51.93%) Oracle EBS R12
3 264 (40.80%) Finance
4 158 (24.42%) SQL
5 137 (21.17%) PL/SQL
6 130 (20.09%) Security Cleared
7 114 (17.62%) Oracle Reports
7 114 (17.62%) Oracle Applications
8 105 (16.23%) Migration
8 105 (16.23%) Business Intelligence
9 101 (15.61%) SC Cleared
9 101 (15.61%) Oracle Payables
10 99 (15.30%) ERP
11 94 (14.53%) Oracle Database
12 90 (13.91%) Oracle Forms
13 81 (12.52%) Workflow
14 80 (12.36%) Data Migration
15 78 (12.06%) Oracle General Ledger
16 77 (11.90%) Oracle Receivables
17 76 (11.75%) Oracle Workflow
18 69 (10.66%) Oracle Financials
19 66 (10.20%) Oracle Assets
20 63 (9.74%) Oracle BI EE
21 61 (9.43%) Oracle Database 11g
21 61 (9.43%) Unix
22 59 (9.12%) Oracle 11i
23 58 (8.96%) Linux
24 56 (8.66%) Oracle BI Publisher
25 52 (8.04%) XML
26 50 (7.73%) Oracle Cash Management

Oracle EBS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 76 (11.75%) Oracle Workflow
2 32 (4.95%) WebLogic
3 20 (3.09%) Oracle Self-Service HR
4 16 (2.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 16 (2.47%) SharePoint
5 14 (2.16%) Oracle Application Server
6 9 (1.39%) Oracle Service Bus
7 7 (1.08%) Liferay
8 6 (0.93%) Oracle UPK
9 5 (0.77%) Confluence
10 4 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.31%) JBoss
12 1 (0.15%) IIS
12 1 (0.15%) Mule
12 1 (0.15%) Mule ESB
12 1 (0.15%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 18 (2.78%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.55%) MS Project
3 9 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.08%) MS Office
5 4 (0.62%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 336 (51.93%) Oracle EBS R12
2 114 (17.62%) Oracle Applications
3 101 (15.61%) Oracle Payables
4 78 (12.06%) Oracle General Ledger
5 77 (11.90%) Oracle Receivables
6 69 (10.66%) Oracle Financials
7 66 (10.20%) Oracle Assets
8 59 (9.12%) Oracle 11i
9 50 (7.73%) Oracle Cash Management
10 39 (6.03%) Oracle ERP
11 37 (5.72%) Oracle iProcurement
12 32 (4.95%) Oracle Payroll
13 29 (4.48%) Oracle Internet Expenses
14 27 (4.17%) Oracle E-Business Tax
15 18 (2.78%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
16 15 (2.32%) Oracle AGIS
17 14 (2.16%) Oracle FAH
18 11 (1.70%) Oracle HRMS
19 8 (1.24%) Hyperion Planning
19 8 (1.24%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.63%) Taleo
2 5 (0.77%) PaaS
2 5 (0.77%) SaaS
3 1 (0.15%) iPaaS
3 1 (0.15%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.08%) VLAN
2 5 (0.77%) SAN
3 3 (0.46%) Firewall
3 3 (0.46%) Internet
3 3 (0.46%) LAN
3 3 (0.46%) Network Security
3 3 (0.46%) WAN
4 2 (0.31%) DMZ
4 2 (0.31%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.31%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.15%) DNS
5 1 (0.15%) FTP
5 1 (0.15%) HTTP
5 1 (0.15%) MPLS
5 1 (0.15%) RTP
5 1 (0.15%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (17.62%) Oracle Reports
2 94 (14.53%) Oracle Database
3 63 (9.74%) Oracle BI EE
4 61 (9.43%) Oracle Database 11g
5 56 (8.66%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 35 (5.41%) Oracle Discoverer
7 33 (5.10%) Oracle Database 10g
7 33 (5.10%) Oracle ODI
8 25 (3.86%) Data Warehouse
9 19 (2.94%) Oracle Database 12c
10 13 (2.01%) SQL Server
11 12 (1.85%) Relational Database
12 11 (1.70%) RDBMS
13 8 (1.24%) Essbase
14 7 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 6 (0.93%) Oracle Exadata
16 5 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 5 (0.77%) Star Schema
17 4 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
17 4 (0.62%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 90 (13.91%) Oracle Forms
2 25 (3.86%) Oracle APEX
3 12 (1.85%) Subversion
3 12 (1.85%) Toad
4 8 (1.24%) JIRA
5 5 (0.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (0.77%) FishEye
5 5 (0.77%) JDeveloper
5 5 (0.77%) LoadRunner
6 3 (0.46%) HP UFT
6 3 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.31%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.15%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.15%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.15%) Maven
8 1 (0.15%) PVCS
8 1 (0.15%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.15%) WinRunner
General
1 264 (40.80%) Finance
2 34 (5.26%) General Ledger
3 19 (2.94%) Retail
4 16 (2.47%) Banking
5 13 (2.01%) Back Office
6 11 (1.70%) Local Government
7 10 (1.55%) Billing
7 10 (1.55%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.08%) Manufacturing
9 6 (0.93%) Financial Institution
9 6 (0.93%) Law
10 5 (0.77%) International Banking
11 4 (0.62%) Advertising
11 4 (0.62%) Legal
11 4 (0.62%) Marketing
11 4 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.46%) Games
13 2 (0.31%) Hungarian Language
14 1 (0.15%) Electronics
14 1 (0.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 225 (34.78%) Consultant
2 192 (29.68%) Oracle Consultant
3 114 (17.62%) Developer
4 104 (16.07%) Functional Consultant
5 102 (15.77%) Oracle Developer
6 96 (14.84%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 65 (10.05%) Analyst
8 57 (8.81%) E-Business Developer
9 56 (8.66%) DBA
10 52 (8.04%) Oracle DBA
11 51 (7.88%) Project Manager
12 46 (7.11%) E-Business Consultant
13 39 (6.03%) Oracle Analyst
14 38 (5.87%) Technical Consultant
15 36 (5.56%) Architect
15 36 (5.56%) Oracle Project Manager
15 36 (5.56%) Oracle Technical Consultant
16 35 (5.41%) Payroll Consultant
17 33 (5.10%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
18 28 (4.33%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (8.04%) XML
2 30 (4.64%) Oracle Fusion
3 20 (3.09%) Web Services
4 18 (2.78%) Middleware
5 9 (1.39%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 8 (1.24%) WSDL
7 7 (1.08%) .NET
7 7 (1.08%) HTML
7 7 (1.08%) Oracle ADF
8 5 (0.77%) REST
8 5 (0.77%) SOAP
9 4 (0.62%) ASP.NET
9 4 (0.62%) EDI
9 4 (0.62%) J2EE
9 4 (0.62%) WebCenter
9 4 (0.62%) XSD
9 4 (0.62%) XSLT
10 3 (0.46%) CSS
10 3 (0.46%) JMS
10 3 (0.46%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 20 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (2.78%) Data Integration
3 11 (1.70%) Data Centre
4 9 (1.39%) Data Extraction
5 8 (1.24%) Management Information System
6 4 (0.62%) Clustering
6 4 (0.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (0.62%) Learning Management System
6 4 (0.62%) Reference Data
7 3 (0.46%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.31%) Oracle Exalytics
8 2 (0.31%) Replication
9 1 (0.15%) Data Conversion
9 1 (0.15%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.15%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.15%) Fintech
9 1 (0.15%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 61 (9.43%) Unix
2 58 (8.96%) Linux
3 25 (3.86%) Windows
4 15 (2.32%) AIX
5 10 (1.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (0.93%) Solaris
7 5 (0.77%) Windows 10
7 5 (0.77%) Windows Server
7 5 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.46%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.15%) HPUX
9 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (16.23%) Business Intelligence
1 105 (16.23%) Migration
2 99 (15.30%) ERP
3 81 (12.52%) Workflow
4 80 (12.36%) Data Migration
5 43 (6.65%) SOA
5 43 (6.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 41 (6.34%) Project Management
6 41 (6.34%) User Acceptance Testing
7 34 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (4.17%) ETL
8 27 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
9 26 (4.02%) Data Modelling
10 25 (3.86%) Configuration Management
10 25 (3.86%) E-business
11 24 (3.71%) GAP Analysis
11 24 (3.71%) PRINCE2
12 21 (3.25%) Test Scripting
13 20 (3.09%) Cash Management
14 19 (2.94%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 158 (24.42%) SQL
2 137 (21.17%) PL/SQL
3 36 (5.56%) Java
4 31 (4.79%) Shell Script
5 15 (2.32%) Bash Shell
5 15 (2.32%) JavaScript
5 15 (2.32%) Python
6 6 (0.93%) C
6 6 (0.93%) C#
7 4 (0.62%) T-SQL
7 4 (0.62%) VB
8 3 (0.46%) XPath
9 1 (0.15%) Groovy
9 1 (0.15%) Perl
9 1 (0.15%) PHP
9 1 (0.15%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 130 (20.09%) Security Cleared
2 101 (15.61%) SC Cleared
3 34 (5.26%) DV Cleared
4 20 (3.09%) ISTQB
5 17 (2.63%) Degree
6 14 (2.16%) CTC Cleared
7 7 (1.08%) PMI Certification
7 7 (1.08%) PMP
8 6 (0.93%) ISEB
8 6 (0.93%) OCP
8 6 (0.93%) Oracle Certification
9 5 (0.77%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 5 (0.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (0.46%) BC Cleared
10 3 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.31%) APMP
11 2 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (0.15%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.55%) SLA
2 8 (1.24%) Data Quality
3 6 (0.93%) QA
4 2 (0.31%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.15%) COBIT
5 1 (0.15%) SEPA
System Software
1 41 (6.34%) Oracle RAC
2 14 (2.16%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.77%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 30 (4.64%) Data Guard
2 13 (2.01%) Oracle RMAN
3 10 (1.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 6 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.31%) SCCM
5 2 (0.31%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.15%) CloudHub
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle EDQ
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.15%) SCOM
Vendors
1 647 (100.00%) Oracle
2 36 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 27 (4.17%) Hyperion
4 22 (3.40%) Informatica
5 19 (2.94%) SAP
6 13 (2.01%) HP
7 12 (1.85%) IBM
7 12 (1.85%) PeopleSoft
8 11 (1.70%) Red Hat
9 9 (1.39%) Citrix
9 9 (1.39%) Remedy
10 8 (1.24%) MuleSoft
11 7 (1.08%) JD Edwards
11 7 (1.08%) Pegasus
12 6 (0.93%) Endeca
12 6 (0.93%) Siebel
13 5 (0.77%) Kofax
14 4 (0.62%) Cognos
15 3 (0.46%) TIBCO
16 2 (0.31%) NetApp
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