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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle E-Business Suite (OEBS)
Rank 286 213 237
Rank change year-on-year
-73 +24
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 432 571 436
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.74% 1.03% 0.83%
As % of the Business Applications category 9.38% 11.24% 9.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 234 189
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £331 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £27.50 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 - £16.50

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
4605 5081 4695
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.86% 9.14% 8.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 2580 2651 2472
Average daily rate £450 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 68 86
Average hourly rate £23.00 £30.82 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.37% +76.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.40 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.64 £31.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-31.30% +80.00%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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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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 -55 397 £450 - 82
London -48 144 £488 +2.63% 40
North West +30 99 £500 - 5
Manchester +46 81 £600 +9.09% 2
South East -36 59 £420 -1.17% 16
Hampshire -17 48 £410 -3.52% 5
City of London 0 44 £485 +2.10% 9
Gosport +4 29 £420 -2.89%
West Midlands +4 23 £423 -1.16%
East of England -6 21 £350 -17.64% 3
North East -35 18 £416 -3.98% 1
Scotland -35 17 £375 +10.29% 3
South West -28 16 £475 +11.76% 8
Tyne and Wear -30 14 £416 -5.51%
Newcastle upon Tyne -31 14 £416 -3.98%
Cambridgeshire -2 13 £350 -5.40%
Cambridge 0 12 £350 -4.10%
Birmingham +5 11 - -
Cheshire -13 10 £444 -30.11%
Edinburgh -9 9 £425 +6.25% 1
Portsmouth +7 8 £425 -1.16% 1
Wiltshire +5 8 £475 +11.76% 1
Swindon +1 8 £475 +11.76%
East Midlands -25 8 £338 -25.00% 3
Crewe - 8 - -
Yorkshire -34 7 £388 -8.82% 3
Warwickshire - 7 £423 -
South Yorkshire - 6 £425 - 1
Glasgow -23 5 £275 -23.07% 1
Rotherham - 5 £425 -

Oracle EBS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 715 (100.00%) Oracle
2 327 (45.73%) Finance
3 308 (43.08%) Oracle EBS R12
4 195 (27.27%) SQL
5 136 (19.02%) Oracle BI EE
6 123 (17.20%) ERP
7 115 (16.08%) PL/SQL
8 113 (15.80%) Oracle Reports
9 112 (15.66%) Security Cleared
10 111 (15.52%) Business Intelligence
11 102 (14.27%) Oracle Applications
11 102 (14.27%) Oracle General Ledger
12 93 (13.01%) Oracle Payables
13 91 (12.73%) Oracle Database
14 89 (12.45%) SC Cleared
15 81 (11.33%) Oracle Receivables
16 80 (11.19%) Oracle Financials
17 79 (11.05%) Migration
18 77 (10.77%) Oracle Fusion
19 75 (10.49%) SOA
20 71 (9.93%) Workflow
21 69 (9.65%) Oracle Workflow
22 68 (9.51%) Project Management
23 67 (9.37%) Middleware
24 64 (8.95%) General Ledger
25 63 (8.81%) Oracle Forms
25 63 (8.81%) CRM
26 57 (7.97%) Data Migration
26 57 (7.97%) Oracle Cash Management
27 54 (7.55%) Oracle Database 11g

Oracle EBS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 69 (9.65%) Oracle Workflow
2 47 (6.57%) WebLogic
3 28 (3.92%) Oracle Self-Service HR
4 18 (2.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 9 (1.26%) Oracle Service Bus
5 9 (1.26%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (0.84%) Tuxedo
6 6 (0.84%) SharePoint
6 6 (0.84%) Oracle 10gAS
7 5 (0.70%) Oracle UPK
7 5 (0.70%) CMS
8 4 (0.56%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.56%) JBoss
8 4 (0.56%) Apache
8 4 (0.56%) Documentum
9 3 (0.42%) SAS
9 3 (0.42%) WebLogic Portal
9 3 (0.42%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.14%) Mule
Applications
1 10 (1.40%) MS Office
2 9 (1.26%) MS Excel
3 6 (0.84%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.28%) MS Project
6 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 308 (43.08%) Oracle EBS R12
2 102 (14.27%) Oracle General Ledger
2 102 (14.27%) Oracle Applications
3 93 (13.01%) Oracle Payables
4 81 (11.33%) Oracle Receivables
5 80 (11.19%) Oracle Financials
6 57 (7.97%) Oracle Cash Management
7 48 (6.71%) Oracle ERP
8 47 (6.57%) Oracle iProcurement
9 44 (6.15%) Oracle Assets
10 36 (5.03%) Oracle E-Business Tax
10 36 (5.03%) Oracle BPM
11 34 (4.76%) Oracle Internet Expenses
12 27 (3.78%) Oracle Payroll
13 17 (2.38%) Oracle HRMS
14 16 (2.24%) Oracle 11i
15 15 (2.10%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
16 13 (1.82%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
17 12 (1.68%) Oracle iRecruitment
18 9 (1.26%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.24%) Taleo
2 4 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.14%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 26 (3.64%) SAN
2 13 (1.82%) TCP/IP
3 6 (0.84%) FTP
3 6 (0.84%) Internet
4 5 (0.70%) Firewall
5 4 (0.56%) Intranet
6 3 (0.42%) DHCP
6 3 (0.42%) RTP
6 3 (0.42%) VPN
6 3 (0.42%) DNS
6 3 (0.42%) VLAN
6 3 (0.42%) NAS
7 2 (0.28%) SSL
7 2 (0.28%) SMS
7 2 (0.28%) SSH
7 2 (0.28%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.14%) DMZ
8 1 (0.14%) LDAP
8 1 (0.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (19.02%) Oracle BI EE
2 113 (15.80%) Oracle Reports
3 91 (12.73%) Oracle Database
4 54 (7.55%) Oracle Database 11g
5 42 (5.87%) Data Warehouse
6 39 (5.45%) Oracle Database 10g
7 30 (4.20%) Oracle ODI
8 28 (3.92%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 25 (3.50%) Relational Database
10 20 (2.80%) Oracle Discoverer
11 17 (2.38%) SQL Server
12 16 (2.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 15 (2.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 14 (1.96%) RDBMS
15 10 (1.40%) Oracle Database 12c
16 8 (1.12%) Essbase
17 7 (0.98%) SQLPlus
17 7 (0.98%) Oracle OWB
18 6 (0.84%) InterSystems Cache
19 5 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 63 (8.81%) Oracle Forms
2 15 (2.10%) JDeveloper
3 9 (1.26%) Oracle APEX
4 8 (1.12%) Toad
5 6 (0.84%) ERwin
6 5 (0.70%) SoapUI
7 4 (0.56%) ProC
7 4 (0.56%) JIRA
8 3 (0.42%) Visual Studio
8 3 (0.42%) Ranorex
8 3 (0.42%) Selenium
8 3 (0.42%) WebDriver
8 3 (0.42%) WebLogic Workshop
9 2 (0.28%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (0.28%) JConsole
9 2 (0.28%) Ant
9 2 (0.28%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.14%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.14%) Hudson
General
1 327 (45.73%) Finance
2 64 (8.95%) General Ledger
3 45 (6.29%) Local Government
4 25 (3.50%) Banking
5 18 (2.52%) Billing
6 15 (2.10%) Advertising
7 13 (1.82%) Financial Institution
7 13 (1.82%) Telecoms
8 12 (1.68%) Marketing
9 10 (1.40%) Retail
10 9 (1.26%) Manufacturing
11 7 (0.98%) Law
12 5 (0.70%) Legal
13 4 (0.56%) Publishing
14 3 (0.42%) International Banking
15 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.14%) Electronics
15 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.14%) Portuguese Language
15 1 (0.14%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 223 (31.19%) Consultant
2 196 (27.41%) Oracle Consultant
3 106 (14.83%) Developer
4 101 (14.13%) Analyst
5 99 (13.85%) Functional Consultant
6 91 (12.73%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 80 (11.19%) Architect
8 72 (10.07%) Oracle Developer
9 48 (6.71%) DBA
10 46 (6.43%) Oracle DBA
11 40 (5.59%) Project Manager
11 40 (5.59%) Business Analyst
12 37 (5.17%) Oracle Analyst
13 36 (5.03%) E-Business Consultant
13 36 (5.03%) Solutions Architect
14 33 (4.62%) Oracle HR Consultant
15 31 (4.34%) Oracle Financials Consultant
16 28 (3.92%) Oracle Architect
17 27 (3.78%) Payroll Consultant
18 26 (3.64%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (10.77%) Oracle Fusion
2 67 (9.37%) Middleware
3 49 (6.85%) XML
4 23 (3.22%) HTML
5 21 (2.94%) .NET
5 21 (2.94%) WebCenter
6 20 (2.80%) JSP
7 19 (2.66%) ASP.NET
8 17 (2.38%) XSLT
9 12 (1.68%) Web Services
10 7 (0.98%) EDI
11 6 (0.84%) JMS
12 5 (0.70%) WSDL
12 5 (0.70%) XSD
12 5 (0.70%) SOAP
13 4 (0.56%) J2EE
14 3 (0.42%) COM
14 3 (0.42%) Apache Flex
14 3 (0.42%) WebSphere MQ
15 2 (0.28%) JRockit
Miscellaneous
1 31 (4.34%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 18 (2.52%) Clustering
4 17 (2.38%) Data Integration
5 11 (1.54%) E-Learning
6 9 (1.26%) Reference Data
7 7 (0.98%) Data Centre
7 7 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (0.84%) Computer Science
8 6 (0.84%) Mainframe
8 6 (0.84%) Replication
9 5 (0.70%) Statistics
9 5 (0.70%) Data Extraction
9 5 (0.70%) Hedge funds
9 5 (0.70%) Algorithms
10 4 (0.56%) Data Structures
10 4 (0.56%) Digital Media
10 4 (0.56%) Data Conversion
11 1 (0.14%) Life Science
11 1 (0.14%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 53 (7.41%) Linux
2 52 (7.27%) UNIX
3 22 (3.08%) Windows
4 9 (1.26%) HPUX
5 6 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (0.56%) Solaris
7 3 (0.42%) AIX
7 3 (0.42%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.28%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.14%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (17.20%) ERP
2 111 (15.52%) Business Intelligence
3 79 (11.05%) Migration
4 75 (10.49%) SOA
5 71 (9.93%) Workflow
6 68 (9.51%) Project Management
7 63 (8.81%) CRM
8 57 (7.97%) Data Migration
9 54 (7.55%) User Acceptance Testing
10 52 (7.27%) Test Scripting
11 50 (6.99%) Cash Management
12 39 (5.45%) Data Modelling
13 37 (5.17%) Stakeholder Management
14 35 (4.90%) Agile Software Development
15 33 (4.62%) ETL
16 28 (3.92%) TOGAF
17 27 (3.78%) Performance Tuning
18 26 (3.64%) SDLC
18 26 (3.64%) PRINCE2
19 25 (3.50%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 195 (27.27%) SQL
2 115 (16.08%) PL/SQL
3 29 (4.06%) Java
4 23 (3.22%) Shell Script
5 22 (3.08%) JavaScript
6 14 (1.96%) T-SQL
7 9 (1.26%) XQuery
8 6 (0.84%) C
9 5 (0.70%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.42%) C#
10 3 (0.42%) Perl
10 3 (0.42%) Python
10 3 (0.42%) Ruby
11 2 (0.28%) Korn
11 2 (0.28%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.14%) Bourne shell
12 1 (0.14%) AWK
12 1 (0.14%) VB
12 1 (0.14%) VBA
12 1 (0.14%) sed
Qualifications
1 112 (15.66%) Security Cleared
2 89 (12.45%) SC Cleared
3 20 (2.80%) DV Cleared
4 16 (2.24%) ISTQB
5 15 (2.10%) Degree
6 14 (1.96%) ISEB
7 10 (1.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 7 (0.98%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 6 (0.84%) Oracle Certification
10 3 (0.42%) CIMA
10 3 (0.42%) CCAB
10 3 (0.42%) CIPD
11 2 (0.28%) CISSP
11 2 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.28%) PMP
11 2 (0.28%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.28%) CISA
12 1 (0.14%) ACCA
12 1 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.26%) SLA
2 6 (0.84%) QA
2 6 (0.84%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.14%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 35 (4.90%) Oracle RAC
2 9 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (1.26%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.56%) VMware ESX
4 3 (0.42%) Xen
4 3 (0.42%) vSphere
4 3 (0.42%) OCFS2
4 3 (0.42%) GlusterFS
4 3 (0.42%) GFS2
Systems Management
1 21 (2.94%) Data Guard
2 10 (1.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 8 (1.12%) Oracle RMAN
4 7 (0.98%) Oracle Identity Management
5 3 (0.42%) SELinux
5 3 (0.42%) Puppet
6 2 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.28%) Oracle Statspack
6 2 (0.28%) Control-M
7 1 (0.14%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle EDQ
7 1 (0.14%) logstash
Vendors
1 715 (100.00%) Oracle
2 43 (6.01%) Hyperion
3 40 (5.59%) Microsoft
4 27 (3.78%) Informatica
5 26 (3.64%) HP
5 26 (3.64%) SAP
6 22 (3.08%) Siebel
7 18 (2.52%) Red Hat
8 17 (2.38%) Citrix
9 15 (2.10%) Salesforce.com
9 15 (2.10%) IBM
10 14 (1.96%) VMware
11 10 (1.40%) PeopleSoft
12 8 (1.12%) Pegasus
13 7 (0.98%) NetApp
13 7 (0.98%) Eloqua
14 5 (0.70%) Tableau
14 5 (0.70%) JD Edwards
15 4 (0.56%) Remedy
16 3 (0.42%) Teradata
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