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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle E-Business Suite (OEBS)
Rank 253 278 201
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -77
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 451 357 495
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.82% 0.69% 1.00%
As % of the Business Applications category 9.31% 7.64% 10.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 145 252
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £250 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £548 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £378 £425
% change year-on-year
+12.58% -11.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Average hourly rate - - £33.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £44.47

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
4846 4674 4730
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.78% 9.06% 9.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2841 2508 2312
Average daily rate £440 £443 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.56% +4.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £410
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 68 87
Average hourly rate £19.00 £32.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.62% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £15.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £60.03 £56.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-50.00% -2.77%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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
England +14 393 £425 +6.25% 62
London +26 124 £456 +7.29% 25
North West +39 81 £429 +4.10% 6
South East -2 78 £425 +30.76% 16
Hampshire +14 67 £425 +13.33% 11
Cheshire +45 60 £429 -4.57%
Warrington - 52 £413 -
Gosport -5 47 £435 +33.84% 7
South West -9 27 £438 +15.89% 4
Scotland +4 26 £413 +6.45% 4
East of England +5 23 £425 +41.66%
Yorkshire -27 16 £358 +2.14% 4
Essex - 15 £413 -
Glasgow +10 13 £413 - 2
West Midlands -14 13 £325 +26.21% 5
Manchester -11 12 £475 +93.87% 3
Gloucestershire -14 12 £438 +45.83% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne -20 12 £494 +35.41%
Tyne and Wear -27 12 £494 +35.41%
North East -32 12 £494 +10.92% 1
East Midlands 0 11 £460 +30.49% 2
City of London +1 9 £456 +3.05% 6
West Yorkshire -19 8 £409 +48.63% 4
Bedfordshire - 7 £425 -
Berkshire +6 6 £600 +104.25% 2
Derbyshire - 6 £443 - 1
Birmingham -5 5 £500 +90.47% 2
Bradford -12 5 £409 +54.24% 3
Cheltenham -12 5 £350 - 1
Derby - 5 £425 - 1

Oracle EBS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 991 (100.00%) Oracle
2 425 (42.89%) Finance
3 424 (42.79%) Oracle EBS R12
4 292 (29.47%) Security Cleared
5 268 (27.04%) SC Cleared
6 248 (25.03%) SQL
7 201 (20.28%) Oracle Reports
8 173 (17.46%) Oracle Applications
9 172 (17.36%) PL/SQL
10 167 (16.85%) Microsoft
11 161 (16.25%) Business Intelligence
12 157 (15.84%) UNIX
13 150 (15.14%) Oracle Database
14 148 (14.93%) ERP
15 144 (14.53%) Oracle Payables
15 144 (14.53%) Oracle Receivables
16 142 (14.33%) HP
17 138 (13.93%) Oracle General Ledger
18 137 (13.82%) Migration
19 122 (12.31%) Workflow
19 122 (12.31%) Oracle BI EE
20 120 (12.11%) CRM
20 120 (12.11%) ISTQB
21 117 (11.81%) Project Management
22 116 (11.71%) .NET
23 115 (11.60%) Oracle Workflow
24 114 (11.50%) SOA
25 104 (10.49%) JavaScript
26 103 (10.39%) HTML
27 102 (10.29%) JSP

Oracle EBS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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
1 115 (11.60%) Oracle Workflow
2 90 (9.08%) WebLogic
3 24 (2.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 20 (2.02%) Oracle Service Bus
5 18 (1.82%) WebSphere
6 16 (1.61%) Oracle Application Server
7 12 (1.21%) WebLogic Portal
7 12 (1.21%) BizTalk Server
8 11 (1.11%) Oracle 9iAS
8 11 (1.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 10 (1.01%) Oracle 10gAS
10 9 (0.91%) Apache
11 6 (0.61%) IIS
12 4 (0.40%) Documentum
12 4 (0.40%) SAS
12 4 (0.40%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.30%) Tuxedo
13 3 (0.30%) MS Exchange
13 3 (0.30%) TeamSite
13 3 (0.30%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 49 (4.94%) MS Excel
2 39 (3.94%) MS Office
3 37 (3.73%) MS Visio
4 15 (1.51%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.40%) MS Project
6 1 (0.10%) SPSS
6 1 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 424 (42.79%) Oracle EBS R12
2 173 (17.46%) Oracle Applications
3 144 (14.53%) Oracle Payables
3 144 (14.53%) Oracle Receivables
4 138 (13.93%) Oracle General Ledger
5 80 (8.07%) Oracle Financials
6 78 (7.87%) Oracle 11i
7 76 (7.67%) Oracle Assets
8 66 (6.66%) Oracle iProcurement
9 65 (6.56%) Oracle Cash Management
10 55 (5.55%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 34 (3.43%) Oracle ERP
12 28 (2.83%) Oracle Payroll
13 26 (2.62%) Oracle HRMS
14 22 (2.22%) Oracle BPM
15 16 (1.61%) Oracle FAH
15 16 (1.61%) Oracle ASCP
16 15 (1.51%) Oracle iRecruitment
16 15 (1.51%) Oracle SCM
17 14 (1.41%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.21%) Amazon EC2
1 12 (1.21%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (0.91%) SaaS
3 2 (0.20%) IaaS
3 2 (0.20%) PaaS
4 1 (0.10%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 64 (6.46%) SAN
2 60 (6.05%) TCP/IP
3 25 (2.52%) HTTPS
4 24 (2.42%) SSL
4 24 (2.42%) HTTP
5 12 (1.21%) Wireshark
6 6 (0.61%) Intranet
6 6 (0.61%) Firewall
7 4 (0.40%) Internet
8 3 (0.30%) VLAN
8 3 (0.30%) iSCSI
8 3 (0.30%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (0.20%) DNS
9 2 (0.20%) WAN
9 2 (0.20%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.10%) LDAP
10 1 (0.10%) DHCP
10 1 (0.10%) VPN
10 1 (0.10%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 201 (20.28%) Oracle Reports
2 150 (15.14%) Oracle Database
3 122 (12.31%) Oracle BI EE
4 91 (9.18%) Oracle Database 11g
5 59 (5.95%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 42 (4.24%) Oracle Database 10g
7 34 (3.43%) SQL Server
8 31 (3.13%) Oracle Discoverer
8 31 (3.13%) Oracle ODI
9 25 (2.52%) Oracle Exadata
10 20 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
11 16 (1.61%) Oracle Database 12c
12 15 (1.51%) Relational Database
13 10 (1.01%) MySQL
13 10 (1.01%) Oracle9i Database
13 10 (1.01%) RDBMS
14 9 (0.91%) Essbase
15 6 (0.61%) Cognos Framework Manager
15 6 (0.61%) DataStage
15 6 (0.61%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 85 (8.58%) Oracle Forms
2 26 (2.62%) JIRA
3 13 (1.31%) QuickTest Pro
4 12 (1.21%) Visual Studio
4 12 (1.21%) Oracle APEX
5 10 (1.01%) JDeveloper
6 9 (0.91%) Toad
7 7 (0.71%) ERwin
8 5 (0.50%) TestDirector
8 5 (0.50%) LoadRunner
9 3 (0.30%) ProC
10 1 (0.10%) Selenium
10 1 (0.10%) SilkTest
10 1 (0.10%) Subversion
10 1 (0.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.10%) FishEye
10 1 (0.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 425 (42.89%) Finance
2 69 (6.96%) General Ledger
3 36 (3.63%) Retail
4 34 (3.43%) Manufacturing
5 30 (3.03%) Local Government
6 26 (2.62%) Billing
7 22 (2.22%) Financial Institution
8 21 (2.12%) Front Office
9 19 (1.92%) Back Office
10 18 (1.82%) Telecoms
11 14 (1.41%) Banking
12 9 (0.91%) Legal
13 4 (0.40%) Advertising
13 4 (0.40%) Marketing
14 3 (0.30%) Publishing
14 3 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.20%) Swedish Language
15 2 (0.20%) Dutch Language
15 2 (0.20%) French Language
16 1 (0.10%) German Language
Job Titles
1 297 (29.97%) Consultant
2 251 (25.33%) Oracle Consultant
3 121 (12.21%) Architect
4 120 (12.11%) Analyst
5 116 (11.71%) Developer
6 107 (10.80%) Functional Consultant
7 97 (9.79%) Oracle Functional Consultant
8 96 (9.69%) Oracle Developer
9 78 (7.87%) DBA
10 74 (7.47%) Oracle DBA
11 57 (5.75%) Test Analyst
12 52 (5.25%) Project Manager
13 45 (4.54%) Oracle Architect
14 43 (4.34%) Solutions Architect
15 42 (4.24%) Technical Consultant
16 38 (3.83%) Oracle HR Consultant
17 35 (3.53%) Oracle Analyst
18 33 (3.33%) Oracle Technical Consultant
19 32 (3.23%) Technical Architect
19 32 (3.23%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (11.71%) .NET
2 103 (10.39%) HTML
3 102 (10.29%) JSP
4 101 (10.19%) ASP.NET
5 79 (7.97%) Oracle Fusion
6 71 (7.16%) Middleware
7 41 (4.14%) XML
8 26 (2.62%) Web Services
9 22 (2.22%) WebCenter
10 17 (1.72%) DOM
11 15 (1.51%) JDBC
12 13 (1.31%) WebSphere MQ
12 13 (1.31%) REST
13 12 (1.21%) JMS
13 12 (1.21%) .NET Framework
13 12 (1.21%) JSON
14 6 (0.61%) EDI
14 6 (0.61%) FIX Protocol
15 3 (0.30%) SOAP
15 3 (0.30%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 64 (6.46%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
3 22 (2.22%) Computer Science
4 21 (2.12%) Hedge funds
5 20 (2.02%) Management Information System
6 19 (1.92%) Data Integration
7 18 (1.82%) Clustering
8 16 (1.61%) Reference Data
9 10 (1.01%) NHS
10 5 (0.50%) Statistics
10 5 (0.50%) Replication
10 5 (0.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (0.50%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.30%) CESG
11 3 (0.30%) HACMP
11 3 (0.30%) Mainframe
11 3 (0.30%) Data Conversion
11 3 (0.30%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.20%) Data Extraction
12 2 (0.20%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 157 (15.84%) UNIX
2 70 (7.06%) Linux
3 67 (6.76%) Windows
4 27 (2.72%) Solaris
5 25 (2.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (2.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (1.41%) Windows XP
7 14 (1.41%) HPUX
7 14 (1.41%) Windows 2000
8 12 (1.21%) AIX
9 6 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.20%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.20%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.10%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (16.25%) Business Intelligence
2 148 (14.93%) ERP
3 137 (13.82%) Migration
4 122 (12.31%) Workflow
5 120 (12.11%) CRM
6 117 (11.81%) Project Management
7 114 (11.50%) SOA
8 94 (9.49%) Test Scripting
9 89 (8.98%) Data Migration
10 85 (8.58%) Knowledge Management
11 64 (6.46%) Stakeholder Management
12 58 (5.85%) Data Modelling
13 50 (5.05%) ITIL
14 48 (4.84%) Cash Management
15 44 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
16 43 (4.34%) Change Management
17 37 (3.73%) Performance Tuning
18 33 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
19 32 (3.23%) Configuration Management
20 30 (3.03%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 248 (25.03%) SQL
2 172 (17.36%) PL/SQL
3 104 (10.49%) JavaScript
4 37 (3.73%) Java
5 26 (2.62%) Python
5 26 (2.62%) Bash Shell
6 24 (2.42%) C#
7 22 (2.22%) Shell Script
8 13 (1.31%) VBA
9 12 (1.21%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 12 (1.21%) Ruby
10 11 (1.11%) Jython
11 8 (0.81%) VB
12 6 (0.61%) T-SQL
12 6 (0.61%) Perl
13 5 (0.50%) Korn
13 5 (0.50%) C++
13 5 (0.50%) PowerShell
13 5 (0.50%) R
14 4 (0.40%) C
Qualifications
1 292 (29.47%) Security Cleared
2 268 (27.04%) SC Cleared
3 120 (12.11%) ISTQB
4 78 (7.87%) DV Cleared
5 70 (7.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 51 (5.15%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 38 (3.83%) ISEB
8 37 (3.73%) Degree
9 19 (1.92%) Oracle Certification
10 15 (1.51%) Cisco Certification
10 15 (1.51%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (1.11%) MCITP
11 11 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (0.91%) CCNA
12 9 (0.91%) MCSE
13 8 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 6 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 6 (0.61%) CCNP
15 3 (0.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 3 (0.30%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (2.72%) QA
1 27 (2.72%) SLA
2 14 (1.41%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.10%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 73 (7.37%) Oracle RAC
2 39 (3.94%) Oracle RMAN
3 25 (2.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (1.21%) Nmap
5 10 (1.01%) Active Directory
6 3 (0.30%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.30%) NFS
6 3 (0.30%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 3 (0.30%) XenApp
6 3 (0.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.20%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 57 (5.75%) HP Quality Center
2 29 (2.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 17 (1.72%) Data Guard
4 13 (1.31%) Oracle Identity Management
5 12 (1.21%) Puppet
5 12 (1.21%) SELinux
5 12 (1.21%) Nessus
6 3 (0.30%) Backup Exec
6 3 (0.30%) Tivoli
6 3 (0.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (0.30%) MIMEsweeper
6 3 (0.30%) MAILsweeper
6 3 (0.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (0.30%) Oracle EDQ
7 1 (0.10%) OVSD
7 1 (0.10%) OpenView
7 1 (0.10%) SCCM
Vendors
1 991 (100.00%) Oracle
2 167 (16.85%) Microsoft
3 142 (14.33%) HP
4 63 (6.36%) Citrix
5 58 (5.85%) SAP
6 35 (3.53%) IBM
7 26 (2.62%) VMware
8 25 (2.52%) Hyperion
9 24 (2.42%) Remedy
10 23 (2.32%) Informatica
11 21 (2.12%) Siebel
12 18 (1.82%) Pegasus
13 16 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
14 13 (1.31%) Cognos
15 12 (1.21%) Primavera
16 11 (1.11%) Business Objects
17 10 (1.01%) Cisco
18 8 (0.81%) JDA
19 7 (0.71%) Red Hat
20 6 (0.61%) JD Edwards
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