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 4 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle E-Business Suite (OEBS)
Rank 248 274 206
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -68
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 430 342 423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.82% 0.68% 0.93%
As % of the Business Applications category 9.47% 7.73% 10.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 150 197
Average daily rate
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£420 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £401 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.37% -5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £23.39
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
4543 4422 4035
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.65% 8.73% 8.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2554 2333 1996
Average daily rate £450 £435 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
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 £413 £411
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 50 58
Average hourly rate £30.00 £18.10 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.74% -51.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £15.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £59.90 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £26.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-30.76% -31.21%

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 4 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 4 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 +41 389 £425 +1.19% 83
London -11 125 £431 +1.47% 45
North West +35 89 £400 -21.18% 10
South East -11 66 £400 +6.66% 10
Hampshire +2 53 £400 +14.28% 3
Cheshire +28 40 £463 -17.77% 1
South West +11 34 £450 +5.88% 4
Manchester -4 34 £400 -2.37% 8
Warrington +13 32 £325 -42.47%
Gosport 0 28 £393 +15.44% 2
West Midlands +9 20 £452 +80.90% 7
Yorkshire -27 17 £400 -3.61% 2
Scotland -17 16 £380 +2.70% 6
City of London -28 16 £575 +9.52% 20
East of England +14 14 £320 -24.70% 1
West Yorkshire -26 13 £401 -3.89% 2
Glasgow 0 12 £350 -1.40% 3
North East +5 11 £413 -17.50% 2
Southampton -7 10 £393 +20.76%
Essex +17 8 - - 1
Tyne and Wear +9 8 £413 -5.71%
Newcastle upon Tyne +8 8 £413 -5.71%
Bradford -4 8 £409 - 2
Solihull - 8 - -
Buckinghamshire -5 6 £475 +15.85%
Birmingham - 5 - - 1
County Antrim -2 4 - -
Belfast -2 4 - -
Northern Ireland -2 4 - -
Merseyside -11 4 £335 -16.25%

Oracle EBS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 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.

1 862 (100.00%) Oracle
2 382 (44.32%) Oracle EBS R12
3 352 (40.84%) Finance
4 283 (32.83%) Security Cleared
5 276 (32.02%) SQL
6 258 (29.93%) SC Cleared
7 202 (23.43%) PL/SQL
8 201 (23.32%) Oracle Reports
9 174 (20.19%) Oracle Applications
10 166 (19.26%) Business Intelligence
11 153 (17.75%) Oracle Database
12 139 (16.13%) UNIX
13 136 (15.78%) CRM
14 135 (15.66%) Microsoft
15 119 (13.81%) Workflow
16 113 (13.11%) Oracle BI EE
17 111 (12.88%) Project Management
17 111 (12.88%) Oracle Workflow
18 108 (12.53%) Migration
19 107 (12.41%) HP
20 106 (12.30%) Oracle Forms
21 101 (11.72%) ERP
22 100 (11.60%) Oracle General Ledger
23 91 (10.56%) ISTQB
24 89 (10.32%) SOA
25 88 (10.21%) Oracle Payables
26 87 (10.09%) .NET
27 86 (9.98%) Oracle Fusion
28 85 (9.86%) Oracle Financials
29 84 (9.74%) Oracle Database 11g

Oracle EBS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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
1 111 (12.88%) Oracle Workflow
2 76 (8.82%) WebLogic
3 17 (1.97%) Oracle Application Server
3 17 (1.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 15 (1.74%) Oracle Service Bus
5 14 (1.62%) Oracle 10gAS
6 11 (1.28%) Oracle 9iAS
7 9 (1.04%) WebSphere
8 6 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (0.58%) Documentum
10 4 (0.46%) SAS
10 4 (0.46%) IIS
10 4 (0.46%) Tuxedo
11 3 (0.35%) Oracle BPEL
11 3 (0.35%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.35%) Apache
11 3 (0.35%) TeamSite
11 3 (0.35%) MS Exchange
11 3 (0.35%) WebLogic Portal
11 3 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 57 (6.61%) MS Excel
2 33 (3.83%) MS Office
3 24 (2.78%) MS Visio
4 20 (2.32%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.70%) MS Project
6 1 (0.12%) SPSS
6 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 382 (44.32%) Oracle EBS R12
2 174 (20.19%) Oracle Applications
3 100 (11.60%) Oracle General Ledger
4 88 (10.21%) Oracle Payables
5 85 (9.86%) Oracle Financials
6 81 (9.40%) Oracle Receivables
7 56 (6.50%) Oracle 11i
8 42 (4.87%) Oracle Assets
9 40 (4.64%) Oracle Cash Management
10 36 (4.18%) Oracle ERP
11 34 (3.94%) Oracle HRMS
12 31 (3.60%) Oracle Internet Expenses
13 29 (3.36%) Oracle Payroll
13 29 (3.36%) Oracle iProcurement
14 19 (2.20%) Oracle iRecruitment
15 15 (1.74%) Oracle CRM
16 13 (1.51%) Oracle E-Business Tax
17 12 (1.39%) Oracle SCM
18 10 (1.16%) Oracle BPM
18 10 (1.16%) Oracle ASCP
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.81%) SaaS
2 4 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.23%) PaaS
3 2 (0.23%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (6.50%) SAN
2 42 (4.87%) TCP/IP
3 21 (2.44%) HTTP
4 11 (1.28%) SSL
5 10 (1.16%) HTTPS
6 8 (0.93%) Wireshark
7 7 (0.81%) Intranet
7 7 (0.81%) Firewall
8 3 (0.35%) VLAN
8 3 (0.35%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (0.35%) iSCSI
9 2 (0.23%) Internet
9 2 (0.23%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.12%) DNS
10 1 (0.12%) VPN
10 1 (0.12%) DHCP
10 1 (0.12%) FTP
10 1 (0.12%) DMZ
10 1 (0.12%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 201 (23.32%) Oracle Reports
2 153 (17.75%) Oracle Database
3 113 (13.11%) Oracle BI EE
4 84 (9.74%) Oracle Database 11g
5 52 (6.03%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 42 (4.87%) Oracle Discoverer
7 37 (4.29%) SQL Server
8 33 (3.83%) Oracle Database 10g
9 31 (3.60%) Data Warehouse
10 26 (3.02%) Oracle ODI
11 24 (2.78%) Oracle Database 12c
12 16 (1.86%) Relational Database
13 15 (1.74%) Oracle Exadata
14 11 (1.28%) RDBMS
15 10 (1.16%) MySQL
15 10 (1.16%) SQLPlus
16 8 (0.93%) Oracle9i Database
16 8 (0.93%) Oracle OWB
17 7 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 7 (0.81%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 106 (12.30%) Oracle Forms
2 19 (2.20%) Visual Studio
3 14 (1.62%) Oracle APEX
4 11 (1.28%) JDeveloper
5 9 (1.04%) ERwin
6 8 (0.93%) JIRA
7 5 (0.58%) QuickTest Pro
8 4 (0.46%) TestDirector
9 2 (0.23%) Toad
10 1 (0.12%) Selenium
10 1 (0.12%) SilkTest
10 1 (0.12%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.12%) ProC
General
1 352 (40.84%) Finance
2 52 (6.03%) Local Government
3 47 (5.45%) General Ledger
4 22 (2.55%) Retail
5 16 (1.86%) Banking
6 12 (1.39%) Manufacturing
7 11 (1.28%) Marketing
8 10 (1.16%) Advertising
9 9 (1.04%) Telecoms
10 8 (0.93%) Billing
11 7 (0.81%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.58%) Back Office
12 5 (0.58%) Legal
13 4 (0.46%) Publishing
13 4 (0.46%) Front Office
13 4 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.23%) Games
15 1 (0.12%) Dutch Language
15 1 (0.12%) German Language
15 1 (0.12%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 243 (28.19%) Consultant
2 219 (25.41%) Oracle Consultant
3 134 (15.55%) Developer
4 105 (12.18%) Oracle Developer
5 99 (11.48%) DBA
6 91 (10.56%) Oracle DBA
7 90 (10.44%) Analyst
8 88 (10.21%) Architect
9 76 (8.82%) Functional Consultant
10 68 (7.89%) Oracle Functional Consultant
11 45 (5.22%) Oracle HR Consultant
12 44 (5.10%) Project Manager
13 39 (4.52%) Test Analyst
14 36 (4.18%) Oracle Architect
15 34 (3.94%) Oracle Applications DBA
16 27 (3.13%) Technical Consultant
16 27 (3.13%) Payroll Consultant
17 26 (3.02%) E-Business Consultant
17 26 (3.02%) Oracle Technical Consultant
18 25 (2.90%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (10.09%) .NET
2 86 (9.98%) Oracle Fusion
3 77 (8.93%) Middleware
4 70 (8.12%) HTML
4 70 (8.12%) JSP
5 67 (7.77%) ASP.NET
6 51 (5.92%) XML
7 40 (4.64%) Web Services
8 19 (2.20%) .NET Framework
8 19 (2.20%) JSON
8 19 (2.20%) REST
9 10 (1.16%) WebCenter
10 6 (0.70%) JDBC
10 6 (0.70%) J2EE
11 5 (0.58%) WebSphere MQ
11 5 (0.58%) Oracle GoldenGate
12 3 (0.35%) Oracle ADF
12 3 (0.35%) DOM
12 3 (0.35%) XSLT
12 3 (0.35%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 41 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (3.60%) Computer Science
3 21 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (1.28%) Clustering
5 10 (1.16%) Data Integration
5 10 (1.16%) Management Information System
5 10 (1.16%) Statistics
6 8 (0.93%) NHS
7 6 (0.70%) Data Conversion
7 6 (0.70%) Hedge funds
8 5 (0.58%) SCORM
8 5 (0.58%) Reference Data
9 3 (0.35%) Life Science
9 3 (0.35%) CESG
9 3 (0.35%) Replication
9 3 (0.35%) HACMP
9 3 (0.35%) Mainframe
9 3 (0.35%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.23%) DataPower
10 2 (0.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 139 (16.13%) UNIX
2 56 (6.50%) Windows
3 54 (6.26%) Linux
4 31 (3.60%) Solaris
5 23 (2.67%) HPUX
6 21 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (2.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (1.97%) AIX
9 8 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (0.93%) Windows 2000
9 8 (0.93%) Windows XP
10 6 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.23%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.23%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (19.26%) Business Intelligence
2 136 (15.78%) CRM
3 119 (13.81%) Workflow
4 111 (12.88%) Project Management
5 108 (12.53%) Migration
6 101 (11.72%) ERP
7 89 (10.32%) SOA
8 81 (9.40%) Knowledge Management
9 78 (9.05%) Test Scripting
10 65 (7.54%) Data Migration
11 58 (6.73%) ITIL
12 52 (6.03%) Disaster Recovery
13 51 (5.92%) Data Modelling
14 44 (5.10%) User Acceptance Testing
15 42 (4.87%) Stakeholder Management
16 41 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
17 40 (4.64%) Service Delivery
18 32 (3.71%) Software Engineering
19 31 (3.60%) Configuration Management
19 31 (3.60%) Cash Management
Programming Languages
1 276 (32.02%) SQL
2 202 (23.43%) PL/SQL
3 73 (8.47%) JavaScript
4 54 (6.26%) Java
5 34 (3.94%) Shell Script
6 23 (2.67%) C#
7 22 (2.55%) VBA
8 16 (1.86%) C
9 7 (0.81%) Python
9 7 (0.81%) Bash Shell
10 4 (0.46%) PowerShell
10 4 (0.46%) T-SQL
10 4 (0.46%) Perl
10 4 (0.46%) Ruby
11 3 (0.35%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 2 (0.23%) R
12 2 (0.23%) C++
12 2 (0.23%) VB
12 2 (0.23%) Jython
12 2 (0.23%) Korn
Qualifications
1 283 (32.83%) Security Cleared
2 258 (29.93%) SC Cleared
3 91 (10.56%) ISTQB
4 66 (7.66%) DV Cleared
5 64 (7.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 44 (5.10%) Degree
7 30 (3.48%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 25 (2.90%) ISEB
9 15 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
10 13 (1.51%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (1.51%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (1.28%) VCP4
12 10 (1.16%) Oracle Certification
12 10 (1.16%) MCITP
13 6 (0.70%) MCSE
13 6 (0.70%) CCNA
14 5 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 3 (0.35%) RHCT
15 3 (0.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 3 (0.35%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (3.13%) SLA
2 24 (2.78%) QA
3 5 (0.58%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.23%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 64 (7.42%) Oracle RAC
2 43 (4.99%) Oracle RMAN
3 18 (2.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (1.28%) Active Directory
5 8 (0.93%) Nmap
6 4 (0.46%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 3 (0.35%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.35%) NFS
7 3 (0.35%) XenApp
7 3 (0.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 48 (5.57%) HP Quality Center
2 20 (2.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 15 (1.74%) Data Guard
4 8 (0.93%) Nessus
5 4 (0.46%) Puppet
5 4 (0.46%) Oracle Identity Management
5 4 (0.46%) SELinux
5 4 (0.46%) Tivoli
5 4 (0.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (0.35%) Backup Exec
6 3 (0.35%) MIMEsweeper
6 3 (0.35%) MAILsweeper
6 3 (0.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (0.23%) Oracle EDQ
8 1 (0.12%) SCCM
Vendors
1 862 (100.00%) Oracle
2 135 (15.66%) Microsoft
3 107 (12.41%) HP
4 59 (6.84%) Citrix
5 35 (4.06%) SAP
6 31 (3.60%) Salesforce.com
7 27 (3.13%) IBM
8 21 (2.44%) VMware
8 21 (2.44%) Hyperion
9 19 (2.20%) Informatica
10 16 (1.86%) Cognos
11 14 (1.62%) Business Objects
12 12 (1.39%) Siebel
13 11 (1.28%) Cisco
14 8 (0.93%) Red Hat
14 8 (0.93%) PeopleSoft
15 7 (0.81%) Pegasus
15 7 (0.81%) Primavera
15 7 (0.81%) Remedy
16 5 (0.58%) Sun
City of London
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City, London
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Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: Yesterday
London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: €540 - €600 per day + Expenses
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Gosport
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £510 - £530 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
North East England
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £430 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
England
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 12 days ago
West Midlands
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
North West England
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £475.00 - £575.00 per day
Posted: 12 days ago