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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle E-Business Suite (OEBS)
Rank 248 278 200
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -78
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 402 318 434
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.80% 0.65% 0.96%
As % of the Business Applications category 8.87% 7.12% 10.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 134 212
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£425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £580 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
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
4531 4465 4062
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.04% 9.14% 8.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2600 2309 1961
Average daily rate £425 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £581 £600 £567
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 64 58
Average hourly rate £19.00 £30.42 £36.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.53% -17.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £18.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £61.15 £56.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £37.80 £39.25
% change year-on-year
-53.70% -3.69%

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 January 2015.

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 January 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
England +42 356 £425 - 78
London +21 118 £410 -3.52% 33
North West +22 73 £413 -8.33% 8
South East +10 67 £425 +16.43% 21
Hampshire +11 58 £413 +10.00% 12
Gosport 0 41 £425 +21.42% 6
Cheshire +29 39 £450 -7.69% 1
South West +9 34 £450 +38.46% 4
Warrington +15 29 £325 -42.47% 1
East of England +22 23 £423 -6.11% 2
Scotland -3 21 £388 -3.12% 6
Manchester -14 19 £400 +14.61% 4
Gloucestershire -2 18 £450 +50.00% 1
Yorkshire -16 17 £409 +12.37%
Glasgow - 15 £375 - 5
Essex +21 13 £350 -22.22%
West Yorkshire -8 12 £409 -1.80%
City of London -6 11 £600 +20.90% 9
North East -13 9 £410 -18.00% 2
West Midlands +6 8 £452 +67.50% 6
Bedfordshire - 7 £425 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -8 6 £410 -6.28% 2
Tyne and Wear -11 6 £410 -6.28% 2
Birmingham 0 5 £500 +81.81% 2
Bradford -8 5 £409 -1.50%
Merseyside -8 5 £380 -5.00% 1
Edinburgh -4 4 £500 +33.33% 1
Havant -4 4 £400 +3.22%
Liverpool -5 4 £425 +6.25% 1
Leeds -10 4 £500 +5.26%

Oracle EBS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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.

1 834 (100.00%) Oracle
2 343 (41.13%) Finance
3 340 (40.77%) Oracle EBS R12
4 263 (31.53%) Security Cleared
5 238 (28.54%) SC Cleared
6 229 (27.46%) SQL
7 175 (20.98%) Oracle Reports
8 160 (19.18%) PL/SQL
9 149 (17.87%) Microsoft
9 149 (17.87%) Oracle Applications
10 144 (17.27%) Business Intelligence
10 144 (17.27%) Oracle Database
11 130 (15.59%) UNIX
12 122 (14.63%) HP
13 114 (13.67%) Migration
14 108 (12.95%) .NET
15 107 (12.83%) Oracle BI EE
16 106 (12.71%) ERP
16 106 (12.71%) Oracle General Ledger
17 105 (12.59%) CRM
17 105 (12.59%) Project Management
17 105 (12.59%) ISTQB
18 102 (12.23%) Workflow
19 98 (11.75%) Oracle Receivables
20 96 (11.51%) Oracle Payables
21 94 (11.27%) Oracle Workflow
22 93 (11.15%) JavaScript
23 92 (11.03%) Knowledge Management
24 90 (10.79%) HTML
25 88 (10.55%) JSP

Oracle EBS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 94 (11.27%) Oracle Workflow
2 71 (8.51%) WebLogic
3 19 (2.28%) Oracle Service Bus
4 18 (2.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 16 (1.92%) Oracle Application Server
6 11 (1.32%) Oracle 9iAS
7 10 (1.20%) WebSphere
7 10 (1.20%) Oracle 10gAS
8 9 (1.08%) WebLogic Portal
9 8 (0.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 7 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
10 7 (0.84%) Apache
11 5 (0.60%) IIS
12 4 (0.48%) Tomcat
12 4 (0.48%) Tuxedo
12 4 (0.48%) SAS
12 4 (0.48%) Documentum
13 3 (0.36%) MS Exchange
13 3 (0.36%) TeamSite
13 3 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 53 (6.35%) MS Excel
2 32 (3.84%) MS Office
3 30 (3.60%) MS Visio
4 20 (2.40%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.36%) MS Project
6 1 (0.12%) SPSS
6 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 340 (40.77%) Oracle EBS R12
2 149 (17.87%) Oracle Applications
3 106 (12.71%) Oracle General Ledger
4 98 (11.75%) Oracle Receivables
5 96 (11.51%) Oracle Payables
6 68 (8.15%) Oracle Financials
7 55 (6.59%) Oracle Cash Management
7 55 (6.59%) Oracle Assets
8 53 (6.35%) Oracle 11i
9 52 (6.24%) Oracle iProcurement
10 42 (5.04%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 31 (3.72%) Oracle HRMS
12 30 (3.60%) Oracle ERP
13 25 (3.00%) Oracle Payroll
14 20 (2.40%) Oracle BPM
15 14 (1.68%) Oracle iRecruitment
15 14 (1.68%) Oracle SCM
16 12 (1.44%) Oracle E-Business Tax
17 11 (1.32%) Oracle ASCP
18 9 (1.08%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.72%) SaaS
2 4 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.24%) PaaS
3 2 (0.24%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (7.07%) SAN
2 51 (6.12%) TCP/IP
3 28 (3.36%) HTTP
4 21 (2.52%) HTTPS
4 21 (2.52%) SSL
5 12 (1.44%) Wireshark
6 6 (0.72%) Intranet
6 6 (0.72%) Firewall
7 3 (0.36%) iSCSI
7 3 (0.36%) VLAN
7 3 (0.36%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (0.24%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.24%) DNS
9 1 (0.12%) Internet
9 1 (0.12%) DMZ
9 1 (0.12%) VPN
9 1 (0.12%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (20.98%) Oracle Reports
2 144 (17.27%) Oracle Database
3 107 (12.83%) Oracle BI EE
4 84 (10.07%) Oracle Database 11g
5 47 (5.64%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 40 (4.80%) SQL Server
7 33 (3.96%) Oracle Database 10g
8 31 (3.72%) Oracle Discoverer
9 23 (2.76%) Data Warehouse
10 22 (2.64%) Oracle ODI
11 20 (2.40%) Oracle Database 12c
12 17 (2.04%) Relational Database
13 15 (1.80%) Oracle Exadata
14 12 (1.44%) RDBMS
15 10 (1.20%) MySQL
16 9 (1.08%) Oracle9i Database
17 7 (0.84%) Essbase
18 6 (0.72%) Cognos Framework Manager
18 6 (0.72%) DataStage
18 6 (0.72%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 70 (8.39%) Oracle Forms
2 19 (2.28%) Visual Studio
3 14 (1.68%) JIRA
4 10 (1.20%) Oracle APEX
5 9 (1.08%) ERwin
6 8 (0.96%) QuickTest Pro
7 6 (0.72%) JDeveloper
8 4 (0.48%) TestDirector
8 4 (0.48%) ProC
9 3 (0.36%) Toad
10 2 (0.24%) LoadRunner
11 1 (0.12%) Selenium
11 1 (0.12%) SilkTest
General
1 343 (41.13%) Finance
2 58 (6.95%) General Ledger
3 37 (4.44%) Local Government
4 22 (2.64%) Retail
4 22 (2.64%) Manufacturing
5 15 (1.80%) Banking
5 15 (1.80%) Billing
6 12 (1.44%) Financial Institution
6 12 (1.44%) Front Office
7 11 (1.32%) Telecoms
8 10 (1.20%) Back Office
9 8 (0.96%) Legal
10 6 (0.72%) Marketing
11 5 (0.60%) Advertising
12 4 (0.48%) Publishing
13 3 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.12%) Games
14 1 (0.12%) Law
14 1 (0.12%) Military
14 1 (0.12%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 251 (30.10%) Consultant
2 218 (26.14%) Oracle Consultant
3 101 (12.11%) Developer
4 96 (11.51%) Architect
5 93 (11.15%) Analyst
6 84 (10.07%) DBA
7 82 (9.83%) Oracle Developer
8 81 (9.71%) Functional Consultant
8 81 (9.71%) Oracle DBA
9 72 (8.63%) Oracle Functional Consultant
10 46 (5.52%) Test Analyst
11 45 (5.40%) Project Manager
12 41 (4.92%) Oracle HR Consultant
13 35 (4.20%) Oracle Architect
14 32 (3.84%) Solutions Architect
15 31 (3.72%) Technical Consultant
16 28 (3.36%) Oracle Applications DBA
17 27 (3.24%) Oracle Technical Consultant
18 26 (3.12%) Oracle Analyst
19 25 (3.00%) Payroll Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (12.95%) .NET
2 90 (10.79%) HTML
3 88 (10.55%) JSP
4 87 (10.43%) ASP.NET
5 79 (9.47%) Oracle Fusion
6 63 (7.55%) Middleware
7 38 (4.56%) XML
8 32 (3.84%) Web Services
9 20 (2.40%) REST
10 19 (2.28%) .NET Framework
10 19 (2.28%) JSON
11 14 (1.68%) WebCenter
12 12 (1.44%) JDBC
13 9 (1.08%) JMS
14 8 (0.96%) DOM
15 6 (0.72%) FIX Protocol
16 5 (0.60%) WebSphere MQ
17 4 (0.48%) J2EE
17 4 (0.48%) EDI
18 3 (0.36%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 52 (6.24%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (3.48%) Computer Science
3 27 (3.24%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (1.92%) Management Information System
5 14 (1.68%) Reference Data
6 11 (1.32%) Hedge funds
7 10 (1.20%) Clustering
8 9 (1.08%) NHS
8 9 (1.08%) Data Integration
9 7 (0.84%) Statistics
10 5 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (0.48%) Data Structures
11 4 (0.48%) SCORM
12 3 (0.36%) Replication
12 3 (0.36%) HACMP
12 3 (0.36%) CESG
12 3 (0.36%) Data Conversion
13 2 (0.24%) N-Tier
13 2 (0.24%) Mainframe
14 1 (0.12%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 130 (15.59%) UNIX
2 67 (8.03%) Windows
3 57 (6.83%) Linux
4 30 (3.60%) Solaris
5 24 (2.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (2.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (1.92%) AIX
7 16 (1.92%) HPUX
8 13 (1.56%) Windows 2000
8 13 (1.56%) Windows XP
9 8 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.24%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.12%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (17.27%) Business Intelligence
2 114 (13.67%) Migration
3 106 (12.71%) ERP
4 105 (12.59%) CRM
4 105 (12.59%) Project Management
5 102 (12.23%) Workflow
6 92 (11.03%) Knowledge Management
7 88 (10.55%) Test Scripting
8 82 (9.83%) SOA
9 76 (9.11%) Data Migration
10 59 (7.07%) Data Modelling
11 50 (6.00%) ITIL
12 44 (5.28%) Disaster Recovery
13 43 (5.16%) Stakeholder Management
14 40 (4.80%) Cash Management
15 35 (4.20%) Performance Tuning
16 31 (3.72%) Service Delivery
17 30 (3.60%) Software Engineering
18 28 (3.36%) User Acceptance Testing
18 28 (3.36%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 229 (27.46%) SQL
2 160 (19.18%) PL/SQL
3 93 (11.15%) JavaScript
4 49 (5.88%) Java
5 27 (3.24%) C#
6 21 (2.52%) Shell Script
7 18 (2.16%) VBA
8 15 (1.80%) Python
8 15 (1.80%) Bash Shell
9 9 (1.08%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 8 (0.96%) Jython
10 8 (0.96%) C
11 6 (0.72%) Perl
12 5 (0.60%) C++
12 5 (0.60%) T-SQL
12 5 (0.60%) PowerShell
13 4 (0.48%) R
13 4 (0.48%) Ruby
13 4 (0.48%) Korn
13 4 (0.48%) VB
Qualifications
1 263 (31.53%) Security Cleared
2 238 (28.54%) SC Cleared
3 105 (12.59%) ISTQB
4 70 (8.39%) DV Cleared
5 67 (8.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 41 (4.92%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 38 (4.56%) Degree
8 33 (3.96%) ISEB
9 20 (2.40%) Oracle Certification
10 16 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
10 16 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (1.32%) MCITP
12 10 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (0.96%) CCNA
13 8 (0.96%) MCSE
14 5 (0.60%) CCNP
14 5 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 3 (0.36%) RHCE
15 3 (0.36%) RHCT
15 3 (0.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (2.52%) QA
2 20 (2.40%) SLA
3 11 (1.32%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.12%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 57 (6.83%) Oracle RAC
2 33 (3.96%) Oracle RMAN
3 18 (2.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (1.44%) Nmap
5 9 (1.08%) Active Directory
6 4 (0.48%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 3 (0.36%) NFS
7 3 (0.36%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.36%) XenApp
7 3 (0.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.12%) MetaFrame
8 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 53 (6.35%) HP Quality Center
2 21 (2.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 15 (1.80%) Data Guard
4 12 (1.44%) Nessus
5 10 (1.20%) Oracle Identity Management
6 4 (0.48%) Puppet
6 4 (0.48%) SELinux
6 4 (0.48%) Tivoli
6 4 (0.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (0.36%) MIMEsweeper
7 3 (0.36%) MAILsweeper
7 3 (0.36%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.36%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (0.24%) Oracle EDQ
9 1 (0.12%) SCCM
Vendors
1 834 (100.00%) Oracle
2 149 (17.87%) Microsoft
3 122 (14.63%) HP
4 60 (7.19%) Citrix
5 37 (4.44%) SAP
6 31 (3.72%) Salesforce.com
7 26 (3.12%) IBM
8 19 (2.28%) Hyperion
8 19 (2.28%) VMware
9 18 (2.16%) Informatica
10 17 (2.04%) Siebel
11 16 (1.92%) Cognos
12 13 (1.56%) Remedy
13 12 (1.44%) Cisco
14 11 (1.32%) Business Objects
15 7 (0.84%) Pegasus
15 7 (0.84%) Red Hat
15 7 (0.84%) Primavera
16 5 (0.60%) TIBCO
16 5 (0.60%) Sun
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
South Wales
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Network ITR
Rate: 400 to 475 per day GBP
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £492.19 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 6 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £325 - £425 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
United Kingdom
Networkers Plc
Rate: Up to UKP 60000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: 8 days ago
Norwich
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £420 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £420 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £420 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £500 - £525 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £650 - £720 per day
Posted: 23 days ago