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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle E-Business Suite (OEBS)
Rank 301 241 234
Rank change year-on-year
-60 -7
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 384 473 401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.69% 0.89% 0.81%
As % of the Business Applications category 8.66% 9.86% 8.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 173 182
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £517 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Average hourly rate £22.50 £52.50 £50.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.14% +3.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £52.50 £50.70
% change year-on-year
-57.14% +3.56%

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
4434 4798 4537
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.94% 9.07% 9.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2507 2511 2286
Average daily rate £450 £425 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 61 76
Average hourly rate £22.50 £31.50 £32.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -3.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £17.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.15 £50.25 £61.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £28.00 £36.90
% change year-on-year
-17.85% -24.11%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -55 361 £450 +5.88% 88
London -41 131 £450 - 41
North West +34 94 £500 +11.11% 4
Manchester +42 67 £575 +53.33% 3
South East -51 46 £425 +13.33% 17
City of London -7 38 £491 +12.28% 14
Hampshire -25 34 £410 +26.15% 6
East of England +7 31 £350 -17.64% 4
Cheshire -8 23 £444 -11.25% 1
Gosport +7 21 £350 - 2
Essex +2 17 £338 -20.58%
North East -33 16 £425 -0.23% 1
Crewe - 16 - -
Chelmsford - 15 £325 -
Tyne and Wear -27 13 £425 -0.23% 1
West Midlands +2 12 £550 +29.41% 3
Yorkshire -16 12 £425 +6.25% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne -26 12 £423 -0.64% 1
Scotland -4 11 £275 -31.25% 7
Berkshire +19 10 £478 +6.70% 4
South Yorkshire - 10 £425 -
Cambridgeshire -7 9 £350 -26.31% 1
Rotherham - 9 £425 -
Cambridge -5 8 £408 +8.66%
South West -31 8 £265 -37.64% 6
Reading +11 7 £500 +35.59% 3
Edinburgh +4 6 £268 - 5
Chester +2 6 £444 -
East Midlands -5 6 £305 -40.48% 5
Lancashire +8 5 £500 +29.03%

Oracle EBS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 750 (100.00%) Oracle
2 347 (46.27%) Oracle EBS R12
3 319 (42.53%) Finance
4 248 (33.07%) SQL
5 170 (22.67%) PL/SQL
6 168 (22.40%) Security Cleared
7 153 (20.40%) Oracle Reports
8 146 (19.47%) SC Cleared
9 143 (19.07%) Oracle Applications
10 124 (16.53%) Oracle Database
11 114 (15.20%) Business Intelligence
12 110 (14.67%) Oracle BI EE
13 101 (13.47%) Oracle Forms
14 100 (13.33%) CRM
15 94 (12.53%) ERP
16 93 (12.40%) Oracle General Ledger
17 91 (12.13%) Migration
18 89 (11.87%) Workflow
19 86 (11.47%) UNIX
19 86 (11.47%) Oracle Payables
20 85 (11.33%) Oracle Financials
20 85 (11.33%) Oracle Workflow
21 78 (10.40%) SOA
22 77 (10.27%) Middleware
22 77 (10.27%) Project Management
23 75 (10.00%) Oracle Receivables
24 72 (9.60%) Oracle Fusion
25 67 (8.93%) Data Migration
25 67 (8.93%) Oracle Database 11g
26 62 (8.27%) Local Government

Oracle EBS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 85 (11.33%) Oracle Workflow
2 51 (6.80%) WebLogic
3 21 (2.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 18 (2.40%) Oracle Self-Service HR
5 13 (1.73%) Oracle 10gAS
6 9 (1.20%) Oracle Service Bus
7 7 (0.93%) Tuxedo
8 6 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (0.67%) SharePoint
9 5 (0.67%) Documentum
10 4 (0.53%) JBoss
10 4 (0.53%) Oracle UPK
10 4 (0.53%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.40%) Oracle BPEL
11 3 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (0.40%) Apache
11 3 (0.40%) MS Exchange
11 3 (0.40%) WebLogic Portal
11 3 (0.40%) CMS
12 2 (0.27%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 21 (2.80%) MS Excel
2 18 (2.40%) MS Office
3 8 (1.07%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.53%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 347 (46.27%) Oracle EBS R12
2 143 (19.07%) Oracle Applications
3 93 (12.40%) Oracle General Ledger
4 86 (11.47%) Oracle Payables
5 85 (11.33%) Oracle Financials
6 75 (10.00%) Oracle Receivables
7 41 (5.47%) Oracle Cash Management
8 36 (4.80%) Oracle Assets
8 36 (4.80%) Oracle iProcurement
8 36 (4.80%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 33 (4.40%) Oracle ERP
10 30 (4.00%) Oracle Payroll
10 30 (4.00%) Oracle BPM
11 25 (3.33%) Oracle 11i
12 23 (3.07%) Oracle E-Business Tax
13 22 (2.93%) Oracle HRMS
14 17 (2.27%) Oracle CRM
15 16 (2.13%) Oracle iRecruitment
16 15 (2.00%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
17 12 (1.60%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.20%) Taleo
2 4 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.27%) SaaS
5 1 (0.13%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 37 (4.93%) SAN
2 16 (2.13%) TCP/IP
3 6 (0.80%) FTP
3 6 (0.80%) Internet
3 6 (0.80%) Firewall
4 5 (0.67%) Intranet
4 5 (0.67%) HTTP
5 3 (0.40%) VPN
5 3 (0.40%) DNS
5 3 (0.40%) RTP
5 3 (0.40%) DHCP
5 3 (0.40%) SSL
5 3 (0.40%) VLAN
5 3 (0.40%) NAS
6 2 (0.27%) Wireshark
6 2 (0.27%) SSH
6 2 (0.27%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (0.27%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.27%) SMS
7 1 (0.13%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (20.40%) Oracle Reports
2 124 (16.53%) Oracle Database
3 110 (14.67%) Oracle BI EE
4 67 (8.93%) Oracle Database 11g
5 40 (5.33%) Data Warehouse
6 35 (4.67%) Oracle Database 10g
7 32 (4.27%) Oracle Discoverer
7 32 (4.27%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 29 (3.87%) Oracle ODI
9 20 (2.67%) Relational Database
9 20 (2.67%) SQL Server
10 14 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 13 (1.73%) Oracle Database 12c
11 13 (1.73%) RDBMS
11 13 (1.73%) SQLPlus
12 10 (1.33%) Oracle OWB
12 10 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 8 (1.07%) Essbase
14 7 (0.93%) TKPROF
15 4 (0.53%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 101 (13.47%) Oracle Forms
2 11 (1.47%) JDeveloper
3 10 (1.33%) Oracle APEX
4 7 (0.93%) ERwin
4 7 (0.93%) Toad
4 7 (0.93%) Visual Studio
5 5 (0.67%) SoapUI
6 4 (0.53%) JIRA
7 3 (0.40%) Ranorex
7 3 (0.40%) Selenium
7 3 (0.40%) WebDriver
8 2 (0.27%) Talend Open Studio
8 2 (0.27%) JConsole
8 2 (0.27%) Ant
8 2 (0.27%) ProC
9 1 (0.13%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.13%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.13%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.13%) Hudson
General
1 319 (42.53%) Finance
2 62 (8.27%) Local Government
3 50 (6.67%) General Ledger
4 18 (2.40%) Banking
5 16 (2.13%) Retail
6 13 (1.73%) Advertising
6 13 (1.73%) Telecoms
7 12 (1.60%) Marketing
7 12 (1.60%) Billing
8 10 (1.33%) Manufacturing
9 9 (1.20%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.67%) Law
10 5 (0.67%) Legal
11 4 (0.53%) Publishing
12 2 (0.27%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.27%) Back Office
13 1 (0.13%) Front Office
13 1 (0.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 218 (29.07%) Consultant
2 195 (26.00%) Oracle Consultant
3 129 (17.20%) Developer
4 98 (13.07%) Oracle Developer
5 90 (12.00%) Functional Consultant
6 84 (11.20%) Analyst
7 80 (10.67%) Oracle Functional Consultant
8 76 (10.13%) Architect
9 73 (9.73%) DBA
10 65 (8.67%) Oracle DBA
11 45 (6.00%) E-Business Consultant
12 36 (4.80%) Project Manager
12 36 (4.80%) Business Analyst
13 35 (4.67%) Oracle Architect
14 34 (4.53%) Oracle HR Consultant
15 33 (4.40%) Oracle Applications DBA
16 30 (4.00%) Oracle Analyst
17 29 (3.87%) Payroll Consultant
18 28 (3.73%) Business Consultant
18 28 (3.73%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (10.27%) Middleware
2 72 (9.60%) Oracle Fusion
3 55 (7.33%) XML
4 34 (4.53%) .NET
5 31 (4.13%) JSP
6 30 (4.00%) HTML
7 28 (3.73%) ASP.NET
8 24 (3.20%) Web Services
9 16 (2.13%) WebCenter
10 10 (1.33%) XSLT
11 6 (0.80%) EDI
11 6 (0.80%) JMS
12 5 (0.67%) WSDL
12 5 (0.67%) XSD
12 5 (0.67%) SOAP
13 4 (0.53%) J2EE
13 4 (0.53%) REST
13 4 (0.53%) .NET Framework
13 4 (0.53%) JSON
13 4 (0.53%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 32 (4.27%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (2.80%) Management Information System
3 18 (2.40%) Clustering
3 18 (2.40%) Data Integration
4 14 (1.87%) Data Centre
5 9 (1.20%) Computer Science
5 9 (1.20%) Reference Data
6 7 (0.93%) Mainframe
6 7 (0.93%) Statistics
7 6 (0.80%) Replication
7 6 (0.80%) Data Conversion
8 5 (0.67%) Hedge funds
9 4 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (0.53%) Data Extraction
9 4 (0.53%) E-Learning
10 3 (0.40%) SCORM
10 3 (0.40%) Life Science
11 2 (0.27%) FMCG
11 2 (0.27%) NHS
11 2 (0.27%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 86 (11.47%) UNIX
2 44 (5.87%) Linux
3 25 (3.33%) Windows
4 17 (2.27%) HPUX
5 11 (1.47%) Solaris
6 7 (0.93%) AIX
6 7 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.53%) Windows 2000
9 3 (0.40%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.27%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.13%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (15.20%) Business Intelligence
2 100 (13.33%) CRM
3 94 (12.53%) ERP
4 91 (12.13%) Migration
5 89 (11.87%) Workflow
6 78 (10.40%) SOA
7 77 (10.27%) Project Management
8 67 (8.93%) Data Migration
9 57 (7.60%) Test Scripting
10 48 (6.40%) User Acceptance Testing
11 47 (6.27%) Data Modelling
12 42 (5.60%) Stakeholder Management
13 35 (4.67%) Cash Management
13 35 (4.67%) Performance Tuning
14 34 (4.53%) Agile Software Development
15 32 (4.27%) Knowledge Management
16 29 (3.87%) PRINCE2
17 24 (3.20%) Configuration Management
17 24 (3.20%) ITIL
17 24 (3.20%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 248 (33.07%) SQL
2 170 (22.67%) PL/SQL
3 45 (6.00%) Java
4 32 (4.27%) JavaScript
5 25 (3.33%) Shell Script
6 17 (2.27%) C
7 11 (1.47%) T-SQL
7 11 (1.47%) VBA
8 8 (1.07%) C#
9 5 (0.67%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.40%) Ruby
10 3 (0.40%) Perl
10 3 (0.40%) Python
11 2 (0.27%) VB
11 2 (0.27%) Korn
11 2 (0.27%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.27%) R
12 1 (0.13%) sed
12 1 (0.13%) AWK
12 1 (0.13%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 168 (22.40%) Security Cleared
2 146 (19.47%) SC Cleared
3 40 (5.33%) DV Cleared
4 35 (4.67%) ISTQB
5 26 (3.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 20 (2.67%) Degree
7 17 (2.27%) ISEB
8 13 (1.73%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 6 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (0.80%) Oracle Certification
10 3 (0.40%) CIPD
10 3 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.27%) PMP
11 2 (0.27%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.27%) MCITP
11 2 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.13%) ACCA
12 1 (0.13%) MCSE
12 1 (0.13%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.13%) SLA
2 9 (1.20%) QA
3 6 (0.80%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.13%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 45 (6.00%) Oracle RAC
2 11 (1.47%) Active Directory
3 10 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.53%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.40%) Xen
5 3 (0.40%) vSphere
5 3 (0.40%) OCFS2
5 3 (0.40%) GlusterFS
5 3 (0.40%) GFS2
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Clusterware
6 1 (0.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 22 (2.93%) Data Guard
2 20 (2.67%) Oracle RMAN
3 17 (2.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 17 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (0.80%) Oracle Identity Management
5 3 (0.40%) Puppet
5 3 (0.40%) SELinux
6 2 (0.27%) Control-M
6 2 (0.27%) Nessus
6 2 (0.27%) Nmap
6 2 (0.27%) Oracle Statspack
7 1 (0.13%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.13%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.13%) logstash
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 750 (100.00%) Oracle
2 55 (7.33%) Microsoft
3 49 (6.53%) HP
4 31 (4.13%) Citrix
5 25 (3.33%) Hyperion
5 25 (3.33%) SAP
6 18 (2.40%) Red Hat
6 18 (2.40%) Salesforce.com
7 17 (2.27%) VMware
8 15 (2.00%) PeopleSoft
8 15 (2.00%) Informatica
9 13 (1.73%) Siebel
10 7 (0.93%) NetApp
10 7 (0.93%) IBM
11 6 (0.80%) Business Objects
12 5 (0.67%) Pegasus
12 5 (0.67%) JD Edwards
13 4 (0.53%) Remedy
14 3 (0.40%) Teradata
14 3 (0.40%) Cognos
City, London
Thebes IT
Posted: 23 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £550.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Fuel Recruitment
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Leicestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 11 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £433 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Leicestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 15 days ago
York
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 15 days ago
London
iKonnect
Rate: £500 - £518 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 17 days ago