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 25 November 2014 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle E-Business Suite (OEBS)
Rank 265 251 212
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -39
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 420 399 488
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.74% 0.77% 0.93%
As % of the Business Applications category 8.75% 8.52% 9.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 176 248
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90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £264 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 7
Average hourly rate £24.00 £16.50 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -50.74%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £16.50 £44.47
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -62.89%

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
4801 4683 5149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.43% 9.04% 9.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2843 2534 2547
Average daily rate £435 £438 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 68 107
Average hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.85 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £57.10 £56.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £37.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-36.00% +4.16%

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 25 November 2014.

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 25 November 2014. 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 -23 370 £430 +6.17% 67
London +25 132 £438 +2.94% 29
South East -30 70 £413 +10.00% 11
North West +24 59 £440 +0.57% 9
Hampshire -3 55 £390 +2.29% 8
Cheshire +43 49 £429 -4.57% 3
Warrington - 45 £429 - 1
Gosport -7 34 £445 +36.92% 7
East of England +18 29 £425 +3.03% 5
Scotland -13 25 £400 -20.00% 5
City of London +28 21 £500 +11.04% 8
Yorkshire -39 17 £381 -4.68% 1
Essex - 16 £456 - 3
South West -35 15 £450 +14.64% 4
North East -35 14 £494 +26.56% 2
East Midlands -1 13 £443 +25.53%
Tyne and Wear -24 13 £494 +45.60% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne -30 13 £494 +45.60% 2
Glasgow +4 12 £413 - 1
West Midlands -9 12 £363 +45.00% 5
Gloucestershire -11 11 £413 +37.50% 2
Berkshire +9 8 £600 +104.25% 1
West Yorkshire -21 8 £475 +86.27%
Derbyshire - 8 £425 -
Bedfordshire -7 7 £425 -19.04% 1
Derby - 7 £413 -
Manchester -20 5 £525 +73.92% 5
Warwickshire - 5 £363 -
Birmingham -5 4 £500 +100.00% 2
Cheltenham - 4 £350 -

Oracle EBS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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.

1 998 (100.00%) Oracle
2 445 (44.59%) Finance
3 432 (43.29%) Oracle EBS R12
4 278 (27.86%) Security Cleared
5 252 (25.25%) SC Cleared
6 245 (24.55%) SQL
7 187 (18.74%) Oracle Reports
8 185 (18.54%) Oracle Applications
9 165 (16.53%) PL/SQL
10 159 (15.93%) UNIX
11 156 (15.63%) ERP
12 151 (15.13%) Business Intelligence
13 150 (15.03%) Oracle Payables
14 148 (14.83%) Oracle Receivables
14 148 (14.83%) Microsoft
15 147 (14.73%) HP
16 143 (14.33%) Oracle General Ledger
17 132 (13.23%) Migration
18 131 (13.13%) Workflow
18 131 (13.13%) Oracle BI EE
19 130 (13.03%) Oracle Database
20 128 (12.83%) ISTQB
21 122 (12.22%) Oracle Workflow
22 117 (11.72%) CRM
23 115 (11.52%) .NET
24 109 (10.92%) JavaScript
25 108 (10.82%) HTML
25 108 (10.82%) JSP
26 107 (10.72%) SOA
27 106 (10.62%) ASP.NET

Oracle EBS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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
1 122 (12.22%) Oracle Workflow
2 88 (8.82%) WebLogic
3 25 (2.51%) WebSphere
4 21 (2.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 14 (1.40%) BizTalk Server
5 14 (1.40%) Oracle Service Bus
6 12 (1.20%) Oracle 10gAS
7 11 (1.10%) WebLogic Portal
7 11 (1.10%) Apache
7 11 (1.10%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 7 (0.70%) IIS
9 6 (0.60%) Oracle Application Server
10 5 (0.50%) Documentum
10 5 (0.50%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.40%) SAS
11 4 (0.40%) Oracle UPK
12 3 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2010
12 3 (0.30%) MS Exchange
12 3 (0.30%) SharePoint
13 2 (0.20%) Confluence
Applications
1 36 (3.61%) MS Excel
2 32 (3.21%) MS Office
3 30 (3.01%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.20%) MS Project
6 1 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.10%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 432 (43.29%) Oracle EBS R12
2 185 (18.54%) Oracle Applications
3 150 (15.03%) Oracle Payables
4 148 (14.83%) Oracle Receivables
5 143 (14.33%) Oracle General Ledger
6 85 (8.52%) Oracle Financials
7 75 (7.52%) Oracle Assets
8 70 (7.01%) Oracle 11i
9 69 (6.91%) Oracle iProcurement
10 58 (5.81%) Oracle Cash Management
11 57 (5.71%) Oracle Internet Expenses
12 33 (3.31%) Oracle ERP
13 24 (2.40%) Oracle HRMS
14 22 (2.20%) Oracle Payroll
15 19 (1.90%) Oracle BPM
16 17 (1.70%) Oracle ASCP
16 17 (1.70%) Oracle FAH
17 14 (1.40%) Oracle Retail
18 13 (1.30%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
18 13 (1.30%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 19 (1.90%) Amazon EC2
1 19 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (0.60%) SaaS
3 1 (0.10%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.10%) PaaS
3 1 (0.10%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 70 (7.01%) TCP/IP
2 60 (6.01%) SAN
3 32 (3.21%) HTTPS
4 27 (2.71%) SSL
5 23 (2.30%) HTTP
6 13 (1.30%) Wireshark
7 9 (0.90%) DNS
8 6 (0.60%) Intranet
8 6 (0.60%) Internet
9 5 (0.50%) WAN
10 4 (0.40%) LDAP
10 4 (0.40%) Firewall
11 3 (0.30%) Fibre Channel
11 3 (0.30%) iSCSI
11 3 (0.30%) VLAN
12 2 (0.20%) DHCP
13 1 (0.10%) CTI
13 1 (0.10%) SMS
13 1 (0.10%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 187 (18.74%) Oracle Reports
2 131 (13.13%) Oracle BI EE
3 130 (13.03%) Oracle Database
4 72 (7.21%) Oracle Database 11g
5 65 (6.51%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 35 (3.51%) Oracle Database 10g
7 34 (3.41%) Oracle ODI
8 31 (3.11%) Oracle Discoverer
9 28 (2.81%) SQL Server
10 26 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
11 23 (2.30%) Oracle Exadata
12 13 (1.30%) Essbase
13 11 (1.10%) MySQL
14 8 (0.80%) Oracle9i Database
14 8 (0.80%) Relational Database
15 7 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
15 7 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 6 (0.60%) DataStage
16 6 (0.60%) SQLPlus
17 5 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 88 (8.82%) Oracle Forms
2 33 (3.31%) JIRA
3 20 (2.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 12 (1.20%) LoadRunner
5 10 (1.00%) Oracle APEX
5 10 (1.00%) Toad
6 8 (0.80%) JDeveloper
7 5 (0.50%) TestDirector
7 5 (0.50%) Visual Studio
8 4 (0.40%) ERwin
9 3 (0.30%) ProC
10 2 (0.20%) Subversion
10 2 (0.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.20%) FishEye
11 1 (0.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.10%) SilkTest
11 1 (0.10%) Selenium
General
1 445 (44.59%) Finance
2 76 (7.62%) General Ledger
3 41 (4.11%) Manufacturing
4 39 (3.91%) Retail
5 29 (2.91%) Local Government
6 28 (2.81%) Financial Institution
7 27 (2.71%) Billing
8 21 (2.10%) Front Office
9 20 (2.00%) Back Office
10 16 (1.60%) Banking
10 16 (1.60%) Telecoms
11 10 (1.00%) Legal
12 5 (0.50%) Advertising
12 5 (0.50%) Marketing
13 3 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.30%) Publishing
13 3 (0.30%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.30%) Swedish Language
14 2 (0.20%) Dutch Language
14 2 (0.20%) French Language
Job Titles
1 312 (31.26%) Consultant
2 257 (25.75%) Oracle Consultant
3 128 (12.83%) Analyst
4 117 (11.72%) Developer
5 116 (11.62%) Architect
6 113 (11.32%) Functional Consultant
7 105 (10.52%) Oracle Functional Consultant
8 97 (9.72%) Oracle Developer
9 61 (6.11%) Test Analyst
10 60 (6.01%) DBA
11 56 (5.61%) Oracle DBA
12 50 (5.01%) Solutions Architect
13 48 (4.81%) Technical Consultant
14 47 (4.71%) Project Manager
15 39 (3.91%) Oracle Architect
16 38 (3.81%) Oracle Technical Consultant
16 38 (3.81%) Oracle Analyst
17 37 (3.71%) Oracle HR Consultant
18 33 (3.31%) Technical Architect
19 32 (3.21%) Oracle Financials Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (11.52%) .NET
2 108 (10.82%) HTML
2 108 (10.82%) JSP
3 106 (10.62%) ASP.NET
4 73 (7.31%) Middleware
5 67 (6.71%) Oracle Fusion
6 41 (4.11%) XML
7 20 (2.00%) WebCenter
7 20 (2.00%) WebSphere MQ
8 19 (1.90%) Web Services
9 17 (1.70%) DOM
10 15 (1.50%) JDBC
11 12 (1.20%) JMS
12 6 (0.60%) .NET Framework
12 6 (0.60%) FIX Protocol
12 6 (0.60%) EDI
12 6 (0.60%) REST
13 5 (0.50%) JSON
13 5 (0.50%) Oracle ADF
14 3 (0.30%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 66 (6.61%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (2.71%) Hedge funds
3 23 (2.30%) Clustering
3 23 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
4 22 (2.20%) Data Integration
5 19 (1.90%) Management Information System
6 16 (1.60%) Reference Data
7 12 (1.20%) Computer Science
8 11 (1.10%) NHS
9 5 (0.50%) Data Structures
9 5 (0.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (0.50%) Replication
10 4 (0.40%) Data Conversion
10 4 (0.40%) User Experience
11 3 (0.30%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.30%) Data Extraction
11 3 (0.30%) Mainframe
11 3 (0.30%) HACMP
11 3 (0.30%) Statistics
12 2 (0.20%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 159 (15.93%) UNIX
2 70 (7.01%) Linux
3 64 (6.41%) Windows
4 28 (2.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 28 (2.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (2.10%) Windows 2000
5 21 (2.10%) Windows XP
6 19 (1.90%) SELinux
7 11 (1.10%) Solaris
8 9 (0.90%) HPUX
9 7 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (0.70%) AIX
10 4 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.20%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.20%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.10%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.10%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (15.63%) ERP
2 151 (15.13%) Business Intelligence
3 132 (13.23%) Migration
4 131 (13.13%) Workflow
5 117 (11.72%) CRM
6 107 (10.72%) SOA
7 100 (10.02%) Project Management
8 92 (9.22%) Data Migration
9 91 (9.12%) Test Scripting
10 77 (7.72%) Knowledge Management
11 65 (6.51%) Stakeholder Management
12 45 (4.51%) Data Modelling
12 45 (4.51%) Cash Management
13 42 (4.21%) ITIL
13 42 (4.21%) Change Management
14 37 (3.71%) Configuration Management
15 35 (3.51%) Disaster Recovery
16 32 (3.21%) Data Management
16 32 (3.21%) User Acceptance Testing
17 31 (3.11%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 245 (24.55%) SQL
2 165 (16.53%) PL/SQL
3 109 (10.92%) JavaScript
4 34 (3.41%) Java
4 34 (3.41%) Bash Shell
5 33 (3.31%) Python
6 22 (2.20%) C#
7 19 (1.90%) Ruby
8 16 (1.60%) Shell Script
9 13 (1.30%) VBA
10 12 (1.20%) VB
10 12 (1.20%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 11 (1.10%) Jython
12 7 (0.70%) T-SQL
12 7 (0.70%) Perl
13 6 (0.60%) Korn
14 5 (0.50%) R
14 5 (0.50%) C++
15 4 (0.40%) C
15 4 (0.40%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 278 (27.86%) Security Cleared
2 252 (25.25%) SC Cleared
3 128 (12.83%) ISTQB
4 81 (8.12%) DV Cleared
5 75 (7.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 49 (4.91%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 35 (3.51%) ISEB
8 27 (2.71%) Degree
9 13 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (1.20%) Oracle Certification
10 12 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (1.00%) CCNA
12 9 (0.90%) MCSE
13 8 (0.80%) MCITP
14 7 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 6 (0.60%) CCNP
16 4 (0.40%) RHCE
17 3 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 3 (0.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (3.21%) QA
2 26 (2.61%) SLA
3 12 (1.20%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.20%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.10%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 59 (5.91%) Oracle RAC
2 26 (2.61%) Oracle RMAN
2 26 (2.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (1.30%) Nmap
4 11 (1.10%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.40%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.30%) XenApp
6 3 (0.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (0.30%) NFS
7 2 (0.20%) MetaFrame
7 2 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.10%) vCloud
8 1 (0.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 60 (6.01%) HP Quality Center
2 35 (3.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 19 (1.90%) Puppet
4 13 (1.30%) Nessus
5 11 (1.10%) Oracle Identity Management
6 10 (1.00%) Data Guard
7 3 (0.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (0.30%) MIMEsweeper
7 3 (0.30%) MAILsweeper
7 3 (0.30%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.20%) SCCM
9 1 (0.10%) Oracle EDQ
9 1 (0.10%) SCOM
9 1 (0.10%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.10%) OpenView
9 1 (0.10%) OVSD
Vendors
1 998 (100.00%) Oracle
2 148 (14.83%) Microsoft
3 147 (14.73%) HP
4 56 (5.61%) Citrix
5 54 (5.41%) SAP
6 42 (4.21%) IBM
7 40 (4.01%) Hyperion
8 31 (3.11%) Remedy
9 27 (2.71%) VMware
10 24 (2.40%) Siebel
11 20 (2.00%) Informatica
12 18 (1.80%) Pegasus
13 12 (1.20%) Business Objects
14 11 (1.10%) Cognos
15 9 (0.90%) Primavera
16 8 (0.80%) Lagan
16 8 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
16 8 (0.80%) Red Hat
16 8 (0.80%) JDA
17 7 (0.70%) Cisco
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