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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle E-Business Suite (OEBS)
Rank 345 266 225
Rank change year-on-year
-79 -41
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 296 383 405
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.54% 0.73% 0.87%
As % of the Business Applications category 7.01% 8.26% 9.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 173 217
Average daily rate
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£438 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £513 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 3
Average hourly rate £22.50 £52.50 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.14% +5.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £52.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-57.14% +5.00%

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
4224 4637 4260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.77% 8.80% 9.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2397 2584 2152
Average daily rate £450 £425 £443
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 53 74
Average hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% -7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.60 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.60 £52.50 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £36.25 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-37.92% -4.11%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 -62 268 £438 +2.94% 87
London -21 105 £425 - 39
North West -2 56 £500 +25.47% 5
Manchester +11 34 £525 +35.48%
East of England +8 32 £350 -18.12% 5
South East -63 32 £455 +13.75% 18
City of London +2 28 £414 -3.49% 11
Essex +23 27 £338 +35.00% 3
Chelmsford - 24 £325 -
Cheshire -18 19 £500 +18.06% 3
Hampshire -38 18 £401 +7.00% 7
West Midlands -3 13 £450 +5.88% 3
Berkshire +6 10 £478 -8.17% 8
North East -14 10 £430 +3.61%
Scotland -3 9 £288 -15.44% 6
Solihull - 8 - - 1
Reading +13 7 £500 - 8
Gosport +12 7 £325 -23.52%
South West +7 7 £500 +17.64% 6
Crewe - 7 - - 1
Tyne and Wear -15 6 £430 +3.61%
Edinburgh -1 5 £275 -
Newcastle upon Tyne -19 5 £440 +6.02%
Warrington -28 5 £500 +18.06% 1
Chester - 5 £450 -
Wiltshire +2 4 - - 2
Yorkshire -20 4 £413 - 6
Merseyside - 4 £450 - 1
Croydon - 4 £281 -
Liverpool - 4 £450 - 1

Oracle EBS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 726 (100.00%) Oracle
2 334 (46.01%) Oracle EBS R12
3 288 (39.67%) Finance
4 213 (29.34%) SQL
5 202 (27.82%) Security Cleared
6 172 (23.69%) SC Cleared
7 158 (21.76%) PL/SQL
8 154 (21.21%) Oracle Reports
9 150 (20.66%) Oracle Applications
10 139 (19.15%) Oracle Database
11 109 (15.01%) Business Intelligence
12 98 (13.50%) Oracle BI EE
13 94 (12.95%) Oracle Forms
14 93 (12.81%) CRM
15 89 (12.26%) UNIX
16 85 (11.71%) Microsoft
16 85 (11.71%) Oracle General Ledger
17 83 (11.43%) Workflow
18 81 (11.16%) Project Management
18 81 (11.16%) Oracle Financials
19 79 (10.88%) Oracle Workflow
19 79 (10.88%) Migration
20 78 (10.74%) SOA
20 78 (10.74%) Oracle Payables
21 76 (10.47%) Oracle Database 11g
22 73 (10.06%) Oracle Fusion
23 72 (9.92%) ERP
24 70 (9.64%) Oracle Receivables
25 64 (8.82%) Oracle RAC
26 62 (8.54%) Middleware

Oracle EBS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 79 (10.88%) Oracle Workflow
2 60 (8.26%) WebLogic
3 20 (2.75%) Oracle Self-Service HR
4 19 (2.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 14 (1.93%) Oracle 10gAS
6 12 (1.65%) Oracle Application Server
7 11 (1.52%) Oracle Service Bus
8 10 (1.38%) Oracle 9iAS
9 6 (0.83%) WebSphere
10 5 (0.69%) Oracle UPK
10 5 (0.69%) JBoss
11 4 (0.55%) Apache
11 4 (0.55%) Tuxedo
11 4 (0.55%) Documentum
12 3 (0.41%) Oracle BPEL
12 3 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
12 3 (0.41%) MS Exchange
13 2 (0.28%) WebLogic Portal
14 1 (0.14%) LiveLink
14 1 (0.14%) AquaLogic
Applications
1 36 (4.96%) MS Excel
2 28 (3.86%) MS Office
3 21 (2.89%) MS Visio
4 14 (1.93%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.69%) MS Project
6 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 334 (46.01%) Oracle EBS R12
2 150 (20.66%) Oracle Applications
3 85 (11.71%) Oracle General Ledger
4 81 (11.16%) Oracle Financials
5 78 (10.74%) Oracle Payables
6 70 (9.64%) Oracle Receivables
7 39 (5.37%) Oracle 11i
8 37 (5.10%) Oracle Payroll
8 37 (5.10%) Oracle Cash Management
9 35 (4.82%) Oracle Assets
10 33 (4.55%) Oracle iProcurement
11 28 (3.86%) Oracle HRMS
11 28 (3.86%) Oracle ERP
12 25 (3.44%) Oracle Internet Expenses
13 21 (2.89%) Oracle iRecruitment
14 16 (2.20%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
15 15 (2.07%) Oracle CRM
16 13 (1.79%) Oracle BPM
17 11 (1.52%) Oracle E-Business Tax
18 10 (1.38%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.24%) Taleo
2 6 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.69%) SaaS
3 5 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (0.28%) PaaS
5 2 (0.28%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (5.23%) SAN
2 18 (2.48%) TCP/IP
3 14 (1.93%) HTTP
4 8 (1.10%) Firewall
5 6 (0.83%) FTP
6 5 (0.69%) Intranet
6 5 (0.69%) Internet
7 4 (0.55%) SSL
7 4 (0.55%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (0.41%) VLAN
8 3 (0.41%) Wireshark
8 3 (0.41%) NAS
8 3 (0.41%) RTP
8 3 (0.41%) DHCP
8 3 (0.41%) VPN
8 3 (0.41%) DNS
8 3 (0.41%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.28%) SMS
9 2 (0.28%) SSH
10 1 (0.14%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (21.21%) Oracle Reports
2 139 (19.15%) Oracle Database
3 98 (13.50%) Oracle BI EE
4 76 (10.47%) Oracle Database 11g
5 41 (5.65%) Oracle Database 10g
6 38 (5.23%) Oracle Discoverer
7 32 (4.41%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 27 (3.72%) Data Warehouse
9 25 (3.44%) Oracle Database 12c
10 24 (3.31%) SQL Server
11 20 (2.75%) Oracle ODI
12 16 (2.20%) Relational Database
13 15 (2.07%) Oracle Exadata
13 15 (2.07%) RDBMS
14 12 (1.65%) SQLPlus
15 10 (1.38%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
16 9 (1.24%) Oracle OWB
17 5 (0.69%) Oracle9i Database
17 5 (0.69%) TKPROF
17 5 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 94 (12.95%) Oracle Forms
2 15 (2.07%) Visual Studio
3 14 (1.93%) JDeveloper
4 9 (1.24%) Oracle APEX
5 7 (0.96%) JIRA
6 5 (0.69%) ERwin
6 5 (0.69%) Toad
7 2 (0.28%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (0.28%) JConsole
8 1 (0.14%) Selenium
8 1 (0.14%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.14%) Ranorex
8 1 (0.14%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.14%) ProC
General
1 288 (39.67%) Finance
2 56 (7.71%) Local Government
3 38 (5.23%) General Ledger
4 14 (1.93%) Banking
5 13 (1.79%) Retail
5 13 (1.79%) Telecoms
5 13 (1.79%) Marketing
6 12 (1.65%) Advertising
7 11 (1.52%) Billing
8 10 (1.38%) Manufacturing
9 6 (0.83%) Legal
9 6 (0.83%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.41%) Law
11 2 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.28%) Back Office
11 2 (0.28%) Games
12 1 (0.14%) Military
12 1 (0.14%) Publishing
12 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.14%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 197 (27.13%) Consultant
2 182 (25.07%) Oracle Consultant
3 114 (15.70%) Developer
4 96 (13.22%) DBA
5 90 (12.40%) Oracle DBA
6 88 (12.12%) Oracle Developer
7 81 (11.16%) Functional Consultant
8 73 (10.06%) Analyst
8 73 (10.06%) Oracle Functional Consultant
9 72 (9.92%) Architect
10 45 (6.20%) Project Manager
11 43 (5.92%) Oracle Applications DBA
12 39 (5.37%) E-Business Consultant
13 35 (4.82%) Oracle Architect
14 34 (4.68%) Oracle HR Consultant
15 29 (3.99%) Business Analyst
16 28 (3.86%) Payroll Consultant
17 26 (3.58%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
18 24 (3.31%) Technical Architect
19 23 (3.17%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (10.06%) Oracle Fusion
2 62 (8.54%) Middleware
3 52 (7.16%) XML
4 49 (6.75%) .NET
5 35 (4.82%) JSP
6 33 (4.55%) ASP.NET
6 33 (4.55%) HTML
7 26 (3.58%) Web Services
8 14 (1.93%) .NET Framework
8 14 (1.93%) JSON
8 14 (1.93%) REST
9 11 (1.52%) WebCenter
10 6 (0.83%) J2EE
11 5 (0.69%) WebSphere MQ
11 5 (0.69%) Oracle GoldenGate
12 4 (0.55%) OAuth
12 4 (0.55%) EDI
13 2 (0.28%) XSLT
13 2 (0.28%) JRockit
13 2 (0.28%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 31 (4.27%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (2.89%) Clustering
3 20 (2.75%) Computer Science
4 19 (2.62%) Data Centre
5 18 (2.48%) Management Information System
6 16 (2.20%) Data Integration
7 12 (1.65%) Reference Data
8 8 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (0.96%) Statistics
10 5 (0.69%) Hedge funds
11 4 (0.55%) Data Conversion
11 4 (0.55%) E-Learning
12 3 (0.41%) SCORM
12 3 (0.41%) Replication
12 3 (0.41%) NHS
13 2 (0.28%) CESG
13 2 (0.28%) Life Science
13 2 (0.28%) FMCG
13 2 (0.28%) Data Structures
14 1 (0.14%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 89 (12.26%) UNIX
2 58 (7.99%) Linux
3 38 (5.23%) Windows
4 28 (3.86%) Solaris
5 20 (2.75%) HPUX
6 14 (1.93%) AIX
7 10 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (0.69%) Windows 2000
11 3 (0.41%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.28%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.14%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (15.01%) Business Intelligence
2 93 (12.81%) CRM
3 83 (11.43%) Workflow
4 81 (11.16%) Project Management
5 79 (10.88%) Migration
6 78 (10.74%) SOA
7 72 (9.92%) ERP
8 48 (6.61%) Data Modelling
9 47 (6.47%) Knowledge Management
10 46 (6.34%) Stakeholder Management
10 46 (6.34%) Data Migration
11 41 (5.65%) Test Scripting
12 38 (5.23%) Disaster Recovery
13 37 (5.10%) User Acceptance Testing
14 36 (4.96%) ITIL
15 33 (4.55%) Service Delivery
15 33 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
16 32 (4.41%) PRINCE2
17 29 (3.99%) Enterprise Architecture
17 29 (3.99%) Cash Management
Programming Languages
1 213 (29.34%) SQL
2 158 (21.76%) PL/SQL
3 52 (7.16%) Java
4 36 (4.96%) JavaScript
5 25 (3.44%) Shell Script
6 16 (2.20%) C
6 16 (2.20%) C#
7 14 (1.93%) VBA
8 7 (0.96%) Bash Shell
9 5 (0.69%) Ruby
9 5 (0.69%) Python
10 2 (0.28%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.28%) Perl
10 2 (0.28%) Korn
10 2 (0.28%) R
11 1 (0.14%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 202 (27.82%) Security Cleared
2 172 (23.69%) SC Cleared
3 46 (6.34%) ISTQB
4 45 (6.20%) DV Cleared
5 36 (4.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 31 (4.27%) Degree
7 18 (2.48%) ISEB
7 18 (2.48%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 15 (2.07%) Oracle Certification
9 9 (1.24%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (0.96%) MCITP
11 6 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (0.41%) CIPD
14 2 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 2 (0.28%) PMP
14 2 (0.28%) PMI Certification
14 2 (0.28%) MCSE
14 2 (0.28%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.03%) SLA
2 11 (1.52%) QA
3 2 (0.28%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.14%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 64 (8.82%) Oracle RAC
2 17 (2.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.52%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.69%) OCFS2
4 5 (0.69%) GlusterFS
4 5 (0.69%) GFS2
5 4 (0.55%) Oracle Clusterware
5 4 (0.55%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 4 (0.55%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.41%) Xen
6 3 (0.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 31 (4.27%) Oracle RMAN
2 27 (3.72%) Data Guard
2 27 (3.72%) HP Quality Center
3 19 (2.62%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (0.69%) Puppet
4 5 (0.69%) SELinux
5 4 (0.55%) Tivoli
5 4 (0.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (0.41%) TeamSite
6 3 (0.41%) Nessus
6 3 (0.41%) Nmap
6 3 (0.41%) Oracle Identity Management
7 2 (0.28%) Oracle EDQ
7 2 (0.28%) Oracle Statspack
8 1 (0.14%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.14%) logstash
Vendors
1 726 (100.00%) Oracle
2 85 (11.71%) Microsoft
3 61 (8.40%) HP
4 34 (4.68%) Citrix
5 30 (4.13%) Salesforce.com
6 25 (3.44%) VMware
7 24 (3.31%) SAP
8 21 (2.89%) Red Hat
9 19 (2.62%) Hyperion
9 19 (2.62%) Informatica
10 8 (1.10%) Siebel
10 8 (1.10%) PeopleSoft
11 7 (0.96%) Cisco
11 7 (0.96%) IBM
11 7 (0.96%) NetApp
11 7 (0.96%) Pegasus
12 6 (0.83%) Cognos
12 6 (0.83%) Business Objects
13 5 (0.69%) Remedy
14 4 (0.55%) TIBCO
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