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 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 296 283 214
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -69
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 363 335 424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.68% 0.65% 0.92%
As % of the Business Applications category 8.21% 7.50% 10.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 146 216
Average daily rate
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£425 £403 £429
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% -6.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £310 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £540 £556
UK excluding London average daily rate £411 £410 £425
% change year-on-year
+0.30% -3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £52.50 £23.39
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +124.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £52.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +75.00%

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
4419 4467 4152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.24% 8.61% 9.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2514 2429 2096
Average daily rate £450 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £410 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 47 66
Average hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -40.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.30 £16.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.40 £55.00 £55.00
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

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 27 March 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 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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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 -1 327 £425 +3.65% 104
London -21 110 £438 +9.37% 56
North West +34 74 £463 -1.59% 8
South East -43 51 £405 +8.00% 15
Hampshire -19 38 £393 +8.27% 4
Manchester +6 33 £400 -19.19% 6
Cheshire +22 31 £500 +25.94% 1
Warrington +10 24 £500 +25.94% 1
South West -1 19 £450 +5.88% 5
City of London -22 19 £500 -4.76% 21
East of England +11 17 £320 -22.42% 2
West Midlands +8 17 £405 +24.46% 5
Gosport +2 15 £393 +13.76%
Scotland -11 14 £380 +7.04% 6
Yorkshire -22 14 £365 -12.57% 5
North East +6 13 £415 +10.66%
Southampton -7 10 £393 +20.76%
Glasgow -3 9 £350 +0.71% 1
West Yorkshire -13 9 £365 -12.57% 3
Tyne and Wear +7 8 £413 +10.00%
Newcastle upon Tyne +7 8 £413 +10.00%
Solihull - 8 - -
Buckinghamshire -2 5 £475 -5.94%
Bradford -18 5 £330 -19.26%
Wiltshire +5 3 £215 -52.22% 2
Hertfordshire +3 3 - - 1
Leeds -10 3 £275 -42.10% 2
Edinburgh - 3 - - 1
Merseyside - 3 £380 -
Cambridge +1 2 £375 -6.25%

Oracle EBS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 798 (100.00%) Oracle
2 354 (44.36%) Oracle EBS R12
3 310 (38.85%) Finance
4 268 (33.58%) Security Cleared
5 253 (31.70%) SQL
6 242 (30.33%) SC Cleared
7 193 (24.19%) PL/SQL
8 190 (23.81%) Oracle Reports
9 177 (22.18%) Oracle Applications
10 155 (19.42%) Business Intelligence
11 139 (17.42%) Oracle Database
12 128 (16.04%) UNIX
13 127 (15.91%) Microsoft
14 121 (15.16%) CRM
15 113 (14.16%) Workflow
16 106 (13.28%) Oracle Workflow
16 106 (13.28%) Project Management
17 105 (13.16%) Oracle BI EE
18 98 (12.28%) Oracle Forms
18 98 (12.28%) HP
19 96 (12.03%) Migration
20 90 (11.28%) Oracle General Ledger
21 86 (10.78%) ISTQB
22 84 (10.53%) ERP
22 84 (10.53%) SOA
23 82 (10.28%) .NET
23 82 (10.28%) Oracle Fusion
24 80 (10.03%) Oracle Financials
25 78 (9.77%) Oracle Payables
26 77 (9.65%) Knowledge Management

Oracle EBS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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
1 106 (13.28%) Oracle Workflow
2 70 (8.77%) WebLogic
3 20 (2.51%) Oracle Self-Service HR
4 17 (2.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 14 (1.75%) Oracle 10gAS
6 13 (1.63%) Oracle Application Server
7 12 (1.50%) Oracle Service Bus
8 11 (1.38%) Oracle 9iAS
9 6 (0.75%) WebSphere
9 6 (0.75%) Documentum
10 4 (0.50%) SAS
10 4 (0.50%) IIS
10 4 (0.50%) Tuxedo
11 3 (0.38%) TeamSite
11 3 (0.38%) Oracle BPEL
11 3 (0.38%) Apache
12 2 (0.25%) Oracle UPK
12 2 (0.25%) AquaLogic
12 2 (0.25%) JBoss
13 1 (0.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 54 (6.77%) MS Excel
2 33 (4.14%) MS Office
3 23 (2.88%) MS Visio
4 19 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.63%) MS Project
6 1 (0.13%) SPSS
6 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 354 (44.36%) Oracle EBS R12
2 177 (22.18%) Oracle Applications
3 90 (11.28%) Oracle General Ledger
4 80 (10.03%) Oracle Financials
5 78 (9.77%) Oracle Payables
6 71 (8.90%) Oracle Receivables
7 51 (6.39%) Oracle 11i
8 35 (4.39%) Oracle Assets
9 31 (3.88%) Oracle Cash Management
10 30 (3.76%) Oracle Payroll
11 29 (3.63%) Oracle HRMS
12 27 (3.38%) Oracle iProcurement
13 26 (3.26%) Oracle Internet Expenses
14 25 (3.13%) Oracle ERP
15 18 (2.26%) Oracle iRecruitment
16 15 (1.88%) Oracle CRM
17 14 (1.75%) Oracle E-Business Tax
18 10 (1.25%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
18 10 (1.25%) Oracle SCM
18 10 (1.25%) Oracle ASCP
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.88%) SaaS
2 4 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (0.25%) PaaS
3 2 (0.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (6.77%) SAN
2 34 (4.26%) TCP/IP
3 19 (2.38%) HTTP
4 9 (1.13%) SSL
5 7 (0.88%) Wireshark
5 7 (0.88%) HTTPS
6 3 (0.38%) Intranet
6 3 (0.38%) Internet
6 3 (0.38%) Firewall
7 2 (0.25%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (0.25%) FTP
8 1 (0.13%) Extranet
8 1 (0.13%) RTP
8 1 (0.13%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 190 (23.81%) Oracle Reports
2 139 (17.42%) Oracle Database
3 105 (13.16%) Oracle BI EE
4 71 (8.90%) Oracle Database 11g
5 47 (5.89%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 39 (4.89%) Oracle Discoverer
7 35 (4.39%) SQL Server
8 30 (3.76%) Data Warehouse
9 28 (3.51%) Oracle Database 10g
10 24 (3.01%) Oracle Database 12c
11 22 (2.76%) Oracle ODI
12 16 (2.01%) Relational Database
13 15 (1.88%) RDBMS
13 15 (1.88%) Oracle Exadata
14 11 (1.38%) SQLPlus
15 10 (1.25%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
16 9 (1.13%) Oracle OWB
17 8 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 7 (0.88%) DataStage
19 6 (0.75%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 98 (12.28%) Oracle Forms
2 19 (2.38%) Visual Studio
3 12 (1.50%) Oracle APEX
4 11 (1.38%) JDeveloper
5 9 (1.13%) ERwin
6 6 (0.75%) JIRA
7 4 (0.50%) TestDirector
7 4 (0.50%) QuickTest Pro
8 3 (0.38%) Toad
9 1 (0.13%) ProC
9 1 (0.13%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.13%) JConsole
General
1 310 (38.85%) Finance
2 50 (6.27%) Local Government
3 42 (5.26%) General Ledger
4 22 (2.76%) Retail
5 16 (2.01%) Banking
6 11 (1.38%) Manufacturing
6 11 (1.38%) Marketing
7 9 (1.13%) Advertising
7 9 (1.13%) Telecoms
8 7 (0.88%) Legal
8 7 (0.88%) Billing
9 4 (0.50%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.38%) Publishing
11 2 (0.25%) Games
11 2 (0.25%) Back Office
11 2 (0.25%) Law
12 1 (0.13%) Front Office
12 1 (0.13%) Military
12 1 (0.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 207 (25.94%) Consultant
2 188 (23.56%) Oracle Consultant
3 131 (16.42%) Developer
4 104 (13.03%) Oracle Developer
5 98 (12.28%) DBA
6 91 (11.40%) Oracle DBA
7 85 (10.65%) Architect
8 82 (10.28%) Analyst
9 62 (7.77%) Functional Consultant
10 55 (6.89%) Oracle Functional Consultant
11 40 (5.01%) Project Manager
12 39 (4.89%) Oracle Applications DBA
13 37 (4.64%) Oracle HR Consultant
14 35 (4.39%) Test Analyst
15 32 (4.01%) Oracle Architect
16 26 (3.26%) Solutions Architect
17 24 (3.01%) E-Business Consultant
17 24 (3.01%) Oracle Analyst
18 23 (2.88%) Business Developer
19 22 (2.76%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (10.28%) .NET
1 82 (10.28%) Oracle Fusion
2 68 (8.52%) Middleware
3 65 (8.15%) HTML
3 65 (8.15%) JSP
4 61 (7.64%) ASP.NET
5 59 (7.39%) XML
6 37 (4.64%) Web Services
7 19 (2.38%) .NET Framework
7 19 (2.38%) JSON
7 19 (2.38%) REST
8 8 (1.00%) WebCenter
9 6 (0.75%) J2EE
10 5 (0.63%) WebSphere MQ
11 4 (0.50%) JDBC
11 4 (0.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
12 3 (0.38%) Oracle ADF
12 3 (0.38%) XSLT
13 2 (0.25%) EDI
13 2 (0.25%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 37 (4.64%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (3.76%) Computer Science
3 21 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
4 17 (2.13%) Data Integration
4 17 (2.13%) Management Information System
5 13 (1.63%) Clustering
6 12 (1.50%) Reference Data
7 10 (1.25%) Statistics
8 5 (0.63%) Data Conversion
8 5 (0.63%) SCORM
9 4 (0.50%) Hedge funds
10 3 (0.38%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.38%) CESG
10 3 (0.38%) NHS
10 3 (0.38%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.25%) Life Science
11 2 (0.25%) DataPower
12 1 (0.13%) HP Superdome
12 1 (0.13%) Social Media
12 1 (0.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 128 (16.04%) UNIX
2 55 (6.89%) Linux
3 44 (5.51%) Windows
4 31 (3.88%) Solaris
5 25 (3.13%) HPUX
6 17 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (1.88%) AIX
8 14 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (0.88%) Windows 2000
10 7 (0.88%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.25%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (19.42%) Business Intelligence
2 121 (15.16%) CRM
3 113 (14.16%) Workflow
4 106 (13.28%) Project Management
5 96 (12.03%) Migration
6 84 (10.53%) ERP
6 84 (10.53%) SOA
7 77 (9.65%) Knowledge Management
8 71 (8.90%) Test Scripting
9 58 (7.27%) Data Modelling
10 56 (7.02%) Data Migration
11 51 (6.39%) Disaster Recovery
12 47 (5.89%) ITIL
13 44 (5.51%) Stakeholder Management
14 40 (5.01%) Performance Tuning
15 39 (4.89%) Service Delivery
16 38 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
17 33 (4.14%) Software Engineering
18 31 (3.88%) Configuration Management
19 28 (3.51%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 253 (31.70%) SQL
2 193 (24.19%) PL/SQL
3 67 (8.40%) JavaScript
4 55 (6.89%) Java
5 33 (4.14%) Shell Script
6 22 (2.76%) VBA
6 22 (2.76%) C#
7 14 (1.75%) C
8 5 (0.63%) T-SQL
9 4 (0.50%) Python
9 4 (0.50%) Ruby
9 4 (0.50%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.38%) Perl
11 2 (0.25%) VB
11 2 (0.25%) SAS Macro
11 2 (0.25%) R
12 1 (0.13%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.13%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 1 (0.13%) Korn
12 1 (0.13%) XPath
Qualifications
1 268 (33.58%) Security Cleared
2 242 (30.33%) SC Cleared
3 86 (10.78%) ISTQB
4 63 (7.89%) DV Cleared
5 60 (7.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 41 (5.14%) Degree
7 29 (3.63%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 24 (3.01%) ISEB
9 12 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (1.25%) Oracle Certification
11 7 (0.88%) MCITP
12 5 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (0.38%) MCSE
13 3 (0.38%) CCNP
13 3 (0.38%) CCNA
14 2 (0.25%) PMP
14 2 (0.25%) PMI Certification
14 2 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.26%) SLA
2 17 (2.13%) QA
3 3 (0.38%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.25%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 63 (7.89%) Oracle RAC
2 15 (1.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.75%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.50%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 4 (0.50%) OCFS2
4 4 (0.50%) GlusterFS
4 4 (0.50%) GFS2
4 4 (0.50%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 44 (5.51%) HP Quality Center
2 40 (5.01%) Oracle RMAN
3 20 (2.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 19 (2.38%) Data Guard
5 7 (0.88%) Nessus
5 7 (0.88%) Nmap
6 4 (0.50%) Tivoli
6 4 (0.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 4 (0.50%) Puppet
6 4 (0.50%) SELinux
7 2 (0.25%) Oracle Identity Management
7 2 (0.25%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 798 (100.00%) Oracle
2 127 (15.91%) Microsoft
3 98 (12.28%) HP
4 54 (6.77%) Citrix
5 32 (4.01%) SAP
6 31 (3.88%) Salesforce.com
7 21 (2.63%) IBM
8 19 (2.38%) Hyperion
8 19 (2.38%) VMware
9 16 (2.01%) Informatica
9 16 (2.01%) Cognos
10 12 (1.50%) Business Objects
11 11 (1.38%) Cisco
12 10 (1.25%) Red Hat
13 9 (1.13%) Siebel
13 9 (1.13%) PeopleSoft
14 7 (0.88%) Pegasus
14 7 (0.88%) Primavera
15 5 (0.63%) TIBCO
15 5 (0.63%) Remedy
West Yorkshire
Brightred Resourcing
Rate: £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Rate: From £650 to £700 per day 6 mths contract
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
East Sussex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 5 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 5 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 12 days ago
Warrington
Net Forte
Rate: £500 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago