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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle E-Business Suite (OEBS)
Rank 294 298 210
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -88
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 365 359 453
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.65% 0.64% 0.93%
As % of the Business Applications category 8.08% 7.28% 9.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 166 228
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% -4.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £318 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £545 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £406 £425
% change year-on-year
-0.43% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 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
4518 4934 4558
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.08% 8.75% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2533 2769 2327
Average daily rate £438 £425 £448
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -5.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 42 77
Average hourly rate £30.75 £33.00 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.81% -12.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.43 £14.30 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.55 £55.00 £78.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £33.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -4 329 £420 +1.81% 94
London -32 99 £425 - 44
North West +35 85 £438 - 6
South East -51 44 £425 +6.25% 23
Manchester +19 43 £400 -14.89% 4
Cheshire +14 34 £500 +25.94% 1
Hampshire -24 31 £396 +9.31% 5
East of England +25 26 £320 -20.00% 5
City of London -6 22 £463 -11.90% 18
Warrington -9 20 £500 +25.94%
West Midlands +1 19 £405 +24.46% 2
Essex +27 18 - - 4
South West +3 15 £450 +5.88% 4
Scotland -1 14 £350 -1.40% 4
Yorkshire -18 13 £350 -14.63% 1
North East +9 12 £425 +13.33% 4
Gosport +2 10 - -
Southampton -4 9 £393 +20.76%
Tyne and Wear +5 8 £425 +13.33% 4
Solihull - 8 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne +7 7 £439 +17.00% 3
Glasgow -7 7 £350 +0.71%
West Yorkshire -15 6 £330 -19.51%
Bradford -15 5 £330 -18.01%
Wiltshire +7 4 £215 -52.22% 2
Northern Ireland 0 4 - -
Belfast -2 4 - -
County Antrim -3 4 - -
Merseyside - 4 £400 - 1
Hertfordshire +9 3 - - 1

Oracle EBS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 783 (100.00%) Oracle
2 361 (46.10%) Oracle EBS R12
3 296 (37.80%) Finance
4 251 (32.06%) Security Cleared
5 232 (29.63%) SQL
6 224 (28.61%) SC Cleared
7 182 (23.24%) Oracle Reports
8 179 (22.86%) PL/SQL
9 164 (20.95%) Oracle Applications
10 137 (17.50%) Business Intelligence
11 136 (17.37%) Oracle Database
12 121 (15.45%) UNIX
13 114 (14.56%) Microsoft
14 110 (14.05%) CRM
15 105 (13.41%) Oracle BI EE
16 103 (13.15%) Workflow
17 99 (12.64%) Oracle Forms
18 98 (12.52%) Project Management
19 96 (12.26%) Oracle Workflow
20 94 (12.01%) Migration
21 90 (11.49%) HP
22 86 (10.98%) Oracle General Ledger
23 81 (10.34%) SOA
24 77 (9.83%) Oracle Fusion
25 76 (9.71%) ISTQB
26 75 (9.58%) Oracle Financials
26 75 (9.58%) .NET
27 74 (9.45%) Oracle Payables
28 72 (9.20%) ERP
28 72 (9.20%) Oracle Database 11g

Oracle EBS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 96 (12.26%) Oracle Workflow
2 70 (8.94%) WebLogic
3 24 (3.07%) Oracle Self-Service HR
4 17 (2.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 15 (1.92%) Oracle 10gAS
6 12 (1.53%) Oracle Service Bus
6 12 (1.53%) Oracle Application Server
7 11 (1.40%) Oracle 9iAS
8 6 (0.77%) WebSphere
8 6 (0.77%) Documentum
9 4 (0.51%) Tuxedo
10 3 (0.38%) MS Exchange
10 3 (0.38%) IIS
10 3 (0.38%) Oracle BPEL
10 3 (0.38%) TeamSite
10 3 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.26%) Oracle UPK
11 2 (0.26%) JBoss
11 2 (0.26%) Apache
12 1 (0.13%) SAS
Applications
1 51 (6.51%) MS Excel
2 31 (3.96%) MS Office
3 23 (2.94%) MS Visio
4 19 (2.43%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.64%) MS Project
6 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 361 (46.10%) Oracle EBS R12
2 164 (20.95%) Oracle Applications
3 86 (10.98%) Oracle General Ledger
4 75 (9.58%) Oracle Financials
5 74 (9.45%) Oracle Payables
6 66 (8.43%) Oracle Receivables
7 50 (6.39%) Oracle 11i
8 35 (4.47%) Oracle Assets
9 34 (4.34%) Oracle Cash Management
10 32 (4.09%) Oracle Payroll
11 31 (3.96%) Oracle HRMS
11 31 (3.96%) Oracle iProcurement
12 29 (3.70%) Oracle ERP
13 23 (2.94%) Oracle Internet Expenses
14 17 (2.17%) Oracle iRecruitment
15 16 (2.04%) Oracle CRM
16 14 (1.79%) Oracle E-Business Tax
17 13 (1.66%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
18 12 (1.53%) Oracle SCM
19 10 (1.28%) Oracle ASCP
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.77%) SaaS
2 5 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (0.26%) PaaS
4 2 (0.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (6.90%) SAN
2 34 (4.34%) TCP/IP
3 19 (2.43%) HTTP
4 8 (1.02%) SSL
5 7 (0.89%) HTTPS
5 7 (0.89%) Wireshark
6 6 (0.77%) Firewall
7 3 (0.38%) VLAN
7 3 (0.38%) Intranet
7 3 (0.38%) Internet
7 3 (0.38%) VPN
7 3 (0.38%) DNS
7 3 (0.38%) DHCP
7 3 (0.38%) NAS
8 2 (0.26%) FTP
8 2 (0.26%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.13%) Extranet
9 1 (0.13%) RTP
9 1 (0.13%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (23.24%) Oracle Reports
2 136 (17.37%) Oracle Database
3 105 (13.41%) Oracle BI EE
4 72 (9.20%) Oracle Database 11g
5 40 (5.11%) Oracle Discoverer
6 38 (4.85%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 32 (4.09%) SQL Server
8 28 (3.58%) Data Warehouse
8 28 (3.58%) Oracle Database 10g
9 23 (2.94%) Oracle Database 12c
10 22 (2.81%) Oracle ODI
11 16 (2.04%) Relational Database
11 16 (2.04%) RDBMS
12 15 (1.92%) Oracle Exadata
13 10 (1.28%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 10 (1.28%) SQLPlus
14 9 (1.15%) Oracle OWB
15 5 (0.64%) DataStage
15 5 (0.64%) TKPROF
16 4 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 99 (12.64%) Oracle Forms
2 19 (2.43%) Visual Studio
3 13 (1.66%) Oracle APEX
3 13 (1.66%) JDeveloper
4 7 (0.89%) ERwin
4 7 (0.89%) JIRA
5 4 (0.51%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (0.38%) TestDirector
6 3 (0.38%) Toad
7 2 (0.26%) LoadRunner
7 2 (0.26%) JConsole
8 1 (0.13%) ProC
General
1 296 (37.80%) Finance
2 57 (7.28%) Local Government
3 40 (5.11%) General Ledger
4 20 (2.55%) Retail
5 16 (2.04%) Banking
6 11 (1.40%) Manufacturing
6 11 (1.40%) Advertising
6 11 (1.40%) Marketing
7 9 (1.15%) Telecoms
8 7 (0.89%) Billing
9 6 (0.77%) Legal
10 5 (0.64%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.26%) Back Office
12 2 (0.26%) Law
12 2 (0.26%) Publishing
12 2 (0.26%) Games
13 1 (0.13%) Military
13 1 (0.13%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.13%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 202 (25.80%) Consultant
2 185 (23.63%) Oracle Consultant
3 130 (16.60%) Developer
4 103 (13.15%) Oracle Developer
5 99 (12.64%) DBA
6 92 (11.75%) Oracle DBA
7 81 (10.34%) Architect
8 75 (9.58%) Analyst
9 72 (9.20%) Functional Consultant
10 64 (8.17%) Oracle Functional Consultant
11 46 (5.87%) Project Manager
12 41 (5.24%) Oracle Applications DBA
13 40 (5.11%) Oracle HR Consultant
14 33 (4.21%) Oracle Architect
15 30 (3.83%) Test Analyst
16 29 (3.70%) E-Business Consultant
17 23 (2.94%) Oracle HR Functional Consultant
17 23 (2.94%) Technical Architect
17 23 (2.94%) Business Developer
17 23 (2.94%) Payroll Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (9.83%) Oracle Fusion
2 75 (9.58%) .NET
3 66 (8.43%) Middleware
4 59 (7.54%) XML
5 56 (7.15%) JSP
5 56 (7.15%) HTML
6 54 (6.90%) ASP.NET
7 30 (3.83%) Web Services
8 19 (2.43%) .NET Framework
8 19 (2.43%) JSON
8 19 (2.43%) REST
9 8 (1.02%) WebCenter
10 6 (0.77%) J2EE
10 6 (0.77%) WebSphere MQ
11 4 (0.51%) Oracle GoldenGate
12 3 (0.38%) Oracle ADF
13 2 (0.26%) JRockit
13 2 (0.26%) XSLT
13 2 (0.26%) EDI
13 2 (0.26%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 35 (4.47%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 18 (2.30%) Management Information System
4 16 (2.04%) Data Integration
5 15 (1.92%) Clustering
5 15 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (1.66%) Reference Data
7 10 (1.28%) Statistics
8 5 (0.64%) Hedge funds
8 5 (0.64%) Data Conversion
8 5 (0.64%) SCORM
9 3 (0.38%) CESG
9 3 (0.38%) Replication
9 3 (0.38%) NHS
9 3 (0.38%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.26%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.26%) Life Science
10 2 (0.26%) FMCG
11 1 (0.13%) DataPower
11 1 (0.13%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 121 (15.45%) UNIX
2 53 (6.77%) Linux
3 41 (5.24%) Windows
4 29 (3.70%) Solaris
5 25 (3.19%) HPUX
6 16 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (1.79%) AIX
8 13 (1.66%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (0.89%) Windows 2000
10 7 (0.89%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (17.50%) Business Intelligence
2 110 (14.05%) CRM
3 103 (13.15%) Workflow
4 98 (12.52%) Project Management
5 94 (12.01%) Migration
6 81 (10.34%) SOA
7 72 (9.20%) ERP
8 71 (9.07%) Knowledge Management
9 61 (7.79%) Data Modelling
10 60 (7.66%) Test Scripting
11 58 (7.41%) Data Migration
12 47 (6.00%) Disaster Recovery
13 46 (5.87%) Stakeholder Management
14 43 (5.49%) ITIL
15 39 (4.98%) Performance Tuning
16 38 (4.85%) Service Delivery
17 36 (4.60%) User Acceptance Testing
18 31 (3.96%) Configuration Management
19 30 (3.83%) PRINCE2
19 30 (3.83%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 232 (29.63%) SQL
2 179 (22.86%) PL/SQL
3 58 (7.41%) JavaScript
4 57 (7.28%) Java
5 33 (4.21%) Shell Script
6 21 (2.68%) C#
7 20 (2.55%) VBA
8 16 (2.04%) C
9 5 (0.64%) Python
9 5 (0.64%) Bash Shell
9 5 (0.64%) Ruby
10 2 (0.26%) Perl
10 2 (0.26%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.26%) VB
10 2 (0.26%) R
11 1 (0.13%) VBScript
11 1 (0.13%) Korn
11 1 (0.13%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.13%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 251 (32.06%) Security Cleared
2 224 (28.61%) SC Cleared
3 76 (9.71%) ISTQB
4 59 (7.54%) DV Cleared
5 57 (7.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 37 (4.73%) Degree
7 23 (2.94%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 23 (2.94%) ISEB
8 15 (1.92%) Oracle Certification
9 10 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (0.89%) MCITP
12 5 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (0.38%) MCSE
13 3 (0.38%) CCNP
13 3 (0.38%) CCNA
14 2 (0.26%) PMP
14 2 (0.26%) PMI Certification
14 2 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (2.94%) SLA
2 15 (1.92%) QA
3 3 (0.38%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.26%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 67 (8.56%) Oracle RAC
2 18 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.15%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.64%) OCFS2
4 5 (0.64%) GlusterFS
4 5 (0.64%) GFS2
5 4 (0.51%) Oracle Clusterware
5 4 (0.51%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 3 (0.38%) Xen
6 3 (0.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 39 (4.98%) HP Quality Center
2 38 (4.85%) Oracle RMAN
3 23 (2.94%) Data Guard
4 20 (2.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 7 (0.89%) Nessus
5 7 (0.89%) Nmap
6 5 (0.64%) SELinux
6 5 (0.64%) Puppet
7 4 (0.51%) Tivoli
7 4 (0.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.26%) Oracle Identity Management
8 2 (0.26%) Oracle EDQ
9 1 (0.13%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 783 (100.00%) Oracle
2 114 (14.56%) Microsoft
3 90 (11.49%) HP
4 50 (6.39%) Citrix
5 31 (3.96%) Salesforce.com
6 22 (2.81%) VMware
6 22 (2.81%) SAP
7 19 (2.43%) Informatica
8 17 (2.17%) Hyperion
9 12 (1.53%) IBM
9 12 (1.53%) Red Hat
10 11 (1.40%) Business Objects
11 10 (1.28%) Siebel
11 10 (1.28%) Cisco
12 8 (1.02%) PeopleSoft
13 7 (0.89%) NetApp
13 7 (0.89%) Pegasus
14 6 (0.77%) Cognos
15 5 (0.64%) Remedy
16 4 (0.51%) TIBCO
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 2 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £325 Daily
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Synergize Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £500.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 4 days ago
East Sussex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Rate: From £19,792.08 to £25,389.38 per annum (Subject to evaluation)
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 8 days ago
Croydon
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £300.00 - £325.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: €540 - €600 per day + Expenses
Posted: 8 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day direct - no agency margin
Posted: 8 days ago