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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle E-Business Suite (OEBS)
Rank 218 226 250
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +24
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 546 456 448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.94% 0.86% 0.77%
As % of the Business Applications category 10.81% 9.73% 8.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 212 210
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£450 £405 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £250 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £428 £400 £438
% change year-on-year
+6.87% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £24.00 £16.50 £22.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -26.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £16.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -17.50%

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
5053 4685 5552
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.74% 8.87% 9.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2786 2478 2779
Average daily rate £450 £436 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.21% -3.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 80 85
Average hourly rate £31.16 £17.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.05% -46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.14 £10.60 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.75 £45.00 £44.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £18.37 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+71.52% -43.49%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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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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 +17 471 £450 +9.99% 82
London +71 211 £475 +5.55% 32
South East -20 79 £425 - 25
Hampshire -2 57 £425 -0.58% 14
City of London +48 51 £500 +11.11% 13
Scotland -4 46 £400 - 4
Gosport -3 32 £433 -0.57% 4
North West +2 31 £500 +33.33% 7
Glasgow +11 30 £400 +4.91% 3
East of England -10 29 £438 +9.37% 6
East Midlands +27 28 £425 - 3
South West -40 21 £450 +12.50%
West Midlands -3 19 £428 +14.00% 4
North East -27 18 £395 -9.82% 1
Cheshire +20 17 £635 +48.41% 2
Yorkshire -29 17 £450 +50.00% 1
Warrington - 17 £635 - 2
Derbyshire - 15 £475 - 3
West Yorkshire -27 13 £425 +41.66% 1
Gloucestershire - 13 £500 -
Derby - 13 £475 - 2
Newcastle upon Tyne -34 12 £395 -9.82% 1
Tyne and Wear -35 12 £395 -9.82% 1
Birmingham -3 11 £463 +85.00% 1
Cambridgeshire +11 9 £370 +34.54% 3
Bedfordshire -8 8 £413 -21.42%
Cambridge -3 7 £370 +34.54% 2
Midlands -7 6 £525 +40.00%
Southampton - 6 £425 - 1
Buckinghamshire -1 5 £425 +30.76% 2

Oracle EBS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 1001 (100.00%) Oracle
2 459 (45.85%) Finance
3 422 (42.16%) Oracle EBS R12
4 274 (27.37%) Security Cleared
5 240 (23.98%) SC Cleared
6 235 (23.48%) SQL
7 181 (18.08%) Oracle Payables
8 180 (17.98%) UNIX
8 180 (17.98%) Oracle Applications
9 170 (16.98%) Oracle Receivables
10 166 (16.58%) Oracle Reports
11 162 (16.18%) Oracle General Ledger
12 154 (15.38%) HP
13 151 (15.08%) Migration
14 150 (14.99%) ERP
14 150 (14.99%) PL/SQL
15 147 (14.69%) Oracle Database
16 138 (13.79%) Oracle BI EE
17 137 (13.69%) Microsoft
18 125 (12.49%) ISTQB
19 121 (12.09%) .NET
20 119 (11.89%) JavaScript
20 119 (11.89%) SOA
21 118 (11.79%) HTML
21 118 (11.79%) JSP
22 116 (11.59%) ASP.NET
23 113 (11.29%) Workflow
24 109 (10.89%) CRM
25 104 (10.39%) Data Migration
26 100 (9.99%) Business Intelligence

Oracle EBS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 96 (9.59%) Oracle Workflow
2 87 (8.69%) WebLogic
3 35 (3.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 29 (2.90%) WebSphere
5 19 (1.90%) Oracle Service Bus
6 13 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
6 13 (1.30%) WebLogic Portal
7 12 (1.20%) Apache
8 11 (1.10%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 9 (0.90%) Tomcat
10 8 (0.80%) MS Exchange
10 8 (0.80%) Oracle 10gAS
11 7 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (0.40%) Oracle UPK
12 4 (0.40%) Oracle Application Server
12 4 (0.40%) IIS
13 2 (0.20%) SharePoint
13 2 (0.20%) Confluence
14 1 (0.100%) Documentum
14 1 (0.100%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 32 (3.20%) MS Visio
2 30 (3.00%) MS Excel
3 27 (2.70%) MS Office
4 9 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.40%) MS Project
6 1 (0.100%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 422 (42.16%) Oracle EBS R12
2 181 (18.08%) Oracle Payables
3 180 (17.98%) Oracle Applications
4 170 (16.98%) Oracle Receivables
5 162 (16.18%) Oracle General Ledger
6 89 (8.89%) Oracle Financials
7 87 (8.69%) Oracle Assets
8 82 (8.19%) Oracle 11i
9 63 (6.29%) Oracle iProcurement
9 63 (6.29%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 57 (5.69%) Oracle Cash Management
11 26 (2.60%) Oracle ERP
12 25 (2.50%) Oracle Payroll
13 24 (2.40%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
14 21 (2.10%) Oracle BPM
15 20 (2.00%) Oracle HRMS
15 20 (2.00%) Oracle iRecruitment
16 19 (1.90%) HFM
16 19 (1.90%) Oracle Retail
16 19 (1.90%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 22 (2.20%) Amazon EC2
1 22 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (0.60%) SaaS
3 2 (0.20%) Taleo
4 1 (0.100%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.100%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 90 (8.99%) TCP/IP
2 53 (5.29%) SAN
3 52 (5.19%) HTTPS
4 41 (4.10%) HTTP
5 33 (3.30%) SSL
6 27 (2.70%) DNS
7 20 (2.00%) Wireshark
8 14 (1.40%) Internet
9 8 (0.80%) Firewall
9 8 (0.80%) FTP
9 8 (0.80%) WAN
10 7 (0.70%) DHCP
10 7 (0.70%) VLAN
11 5 (0.50%) LDAP
11 5 (0.50%) VPN
12 4 (0.40%) NAS
12 4 (0.40%) Intranet
13 3 (0.30%) Fibre Channel
13 3 (0.30%) iSCSI
14 1 (0.100%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (16.58%) Oracle Reports
2 147 (14.69%) Oracle Database
3 138 (13.79%) Oracle BI EE
4 84 (8.39%) Oracle Database 11g
5 55 (5.49%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 41 (4.10%) SQL Server
7 40 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
8 33 (3.30%) Oracle ODI
9 32 (3.20%) Oracle Discoverer
10 24 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
10 24 (2.40%) Oracle Exadata
11 19 (1.90%) Essbase
12 18 (1.80%) SQLPlus
13 15 (1.50%) Oracle9i Database
14 14 (1.40%) MySQL
15 13 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
16 9 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 9 (0.90%) Relational Database
17 7 (0.70%) MS Access
18 6 (0.60%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 85 (8.49%) Oracle Forms
2 37 (3.70%) JIRA
3 32 (3.20%) QuickTest Pro
4 25 (2.50%) LoadRunner
5 21 (2.10%) Toad
6 14 (1.40%) JDeveloper
7 10 (1.00%) Oracle APEX
8 3 (0.30%) ProC
9 2 (0.20%) Subversion
9 2 (0.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.20%) FishEye
10 1 (0.100%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.100%) Selenium
10 1 (0.100%) Ant
10 1 (0.100%) SilkTest
10 1 (0.100%) TestDirector
General
1 459 (45.85%) Finance
2 79 (7.89%) General Ledger
3 52 (5.19%) Manufacturing
4 37 (3.70%) Retail
5 35 (3.50%) Billing
6 33 (3.30%) Financial Institution
7 28 (2.80%) Front Office
8 27 (2.70%) Local Government
9 26 (2.60%) Back Office
10 24 (2.40%) Banking
11 16 (1.60%) Telecoms
12 10 (1.00%) Legal
13 6 (0.60%) Investment Banking
14 5 (0.50%) Marketing
15 3 (0.30%) Advertising
15 3 (0.30%) Swedish Language
16 2 (0.20%) Dutch Language
16 2 (0.20%) French Language
16 2 (0.20%) Electronics
17 1 (0.100%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 301 (30.07%) Consultant
2 248 (24.78%) Oracle Consultant
3 153 (15.28%) Analyst
4 112 (11.19%) Functional Consultant
5 107 (10.69%) Developer
6 104 (10.39%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 103 (10.29%) Architect
8 82 (8.19%) Oracle Developer
9 62 (6.19%) Test Analyst
10 60 (5.99%) DBA
11 57 (5.69%) Oracle DBA
12 54 (5.39%) Project Manager
13 46 (4.60%) Technical Consultant
14 45 (4.50%) Oracle Analyst
15 44 (4.40%) Business Analyst
16 42 (4.20%) Solutions Architect
17 40 (4.00%) Oracle Architect
18 39 (3.90%) Oracle Financials Consultant
19 35 (3.50%) Oracle Technical Consultant
20 33 (3.30%) Oracle HR Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (12.09%) .NET
2 118 (11.79%) HTML
2 118 (11.79%) JSP
3 116 (11.59%) ASP.NET
4 88 (8.79%) Middleware
5 69 (6.89%) Oracle Fusion
6 44 (4.40%) XML
7 25 (2.50%) WebCenter
8 24 (2.40%) DOM
9 21 (2.10%) WebSphere MQ
10 19 (1.90%) JMS
11 15 (1.50%) Web Services
12 12 (1.20%) EDI
13 11 (1.10%) JDBC
14 9 (0.90%) SOAP
14 9 (0.90%) Spring
14 9 (0.90%) REST
14 9 (0.90%) jQuery
15 8 (0.80%) WSDL
15 8 (0.80%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 70 (6.99%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (3.10%) Hedge funds
3 26 (2.60%) Clustering
4 21 (2.10%) Management Information System
4 21 (2.10%) Data Integration
5 19 (1.90%) Reference Data
6 12 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (1.10%) Data Extraction
8 9 (0.90%) User Experience
8 9 (0.90%) Replication
8 9 (0.90%) NHS
9 4 (0.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (0.30%) Thin Client
10 3 (0.30%) HACMP
10 3 (0.30%) CMDB
10 3 (0.30%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.30%) Data Conversion
10 3 (0.30%) Mainframe
10 3 (0.30%) Fat Client
10 3 (0.30%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 180 (17.98%) UNIX
2 91 (9.09%) Linux
3 90 (8.99%) Windows
4 47 (4.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 47 (4.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 41 (4.10%) Windows 2000
5 41 (4.10%) Windows XP
6 22 (2.20%) SELinux
7 14 (1.40%) AIX
8 12 (1.20%) Solaris
8 12 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.20%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.20%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (15.08%) Migration
2 150 (14.99%) ERP
3 119 (11.89%) SOA
4 113 (11.29%) Workflow
5 109 (10.89%) CRM
6 104 (10.39%) Data Migration
7 100 (9.99%) Business Intelligence
8 80 (7.99%) Project Management
9 78 (7.79%) Test Scripting
10 72 (7.19%) Stakeholder Management
11 65 (6.49%) Knowledge Management
12 48 (4.80%) Software Testing
13 42 (4.20%) ITIL
14 41 (4.10%) Change Management
14 41 (4.10%) Cash Management
15 37 (3.70%) Data Management
16 35 (3.50%) Configuration Management
17 34 (3.40%) Data Modelling
17 34 (3.40%) ETL
18 32 (3.20%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 235 (23.48%) SQL
2 150 (14.99%) PL/SQL
3 119 (11.89%) JavaScript
4 44 (4.40%) Java
5 38 (3.80%) Bash Shell
6 36 (3.60%) Python
7 22 (2.20%) Ruby
8 17 (1.70%) C#
9 14 (1.40%) Shell Script
10 13 (1.30%) VB
11 11 (1.10%) Jython
11 11 (1.10%) C
11 11 (1.10%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 10 (1.00%) VBA
13 8 (0.80%) XQuery
13 8 (0.80%) T-SQL
13 8 (0.80%) R
13 8 (0.80%) XPath
13 8 (0.80%) Groovy
14 6 (0.60%) Korn
Qualifications
1 274 (27.37%) Security Cleared
2 240 (23.98%) SC Cleared
3 125 (12.49%) ISTQB
4 87 (8.69%) DV Cleared
5 84 (8.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 42 (4.20%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 28 (2.80%) ISEB
8 20 (2.00%) Degree
9 15 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
10 14 (1.40%) Oracle Certification
11 13 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
12 12 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (1.00%) CCNA
14 9 (0.90%) MCSE
14 9 (0.90%) MCITP
15 8 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 6 (0.60%) CCNP
17 5 (0.50%) RHCE
18 4 (0.40%) OCP
19 3 (0.30%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (3.80%) QA
2 34 (3.40%) SLA
3 11 (1.10%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.20%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.100%) COSO
System Software
1 72 (7.19%) Oracle RAC
2 29 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (2.50%) Oracle RMAN
4 20 (2.00%) Nmap
5 18 (1.80%) Active Directory
6 6 (0.60%) XenApp
6 6 (0.60%) vSphere
7 5 (0.50%) VMware ESX
8 4 (0.40%) Xen
8 4 (0.40%) Hyper-V
9 3 (0.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 3 (0.30%) NFS
10 2 (0.20%) MetaFrame
10 2 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.100%) vCloud
11 1 (0.100%) ACF2
11 1 (0.100%) OCFS2
11 1 (0.100%) RACF
11 1 (0.100%) Samba
Systems Management
1 69 (6.89%) HP Quality Center
2 52 (5.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 24 (2.40%) Puppet
3 24 (2.40%) Data Guard
4 20 (2.00%) Nessus
5 15 (1.50%) Oracle Identity Management
6 7 (0.70%) Backup Exec
7 5 (0.50%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (0.30%) SCCM
8 3 (0.30%) Tivoli
8 3 (0.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (0.30%) MIMEsweeper
8 3 (0.30%) MAILsweeper
8 3 (0.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 2 (0.20%) SCOM
10 1 (0.100%) OVSD
10 1 (0.100%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 1 (0.100%) CA SiteMinder
10 1 (0.100%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 1 (0.100%) OpenView
Vendors
1 1001 (100.00%) Oracle
2 154 (15.38%) HP
3 137 (13.69%) Microsoft
4 64 (6.39%) SAP
5 44 (4.40%) Citrix
6 41 (4.10%) Hyperion
7 38 (3.80%) Remedy
8 36 (3.60%) IBM
9 35 (3.50%) VMware
10 26 (2.60%) Siebel
11 22 (2.20%) Informatica
12 20 (2.00%) Pegasus
13 14 (1.40%) Red Hat
14 12 (1.20%) Business Objects
15 8 (0.80%) JDA
15 8 (0.80%) NetApp
16 7 (0.70%) Sage
16 7 (0.70%) Primavera
16 7 (0.70%) Lagan
17 6 (0.60%) JD Edwards
West Sussex
Certes Computing Ltd
Posted: 18 hours ago
UK
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Connectus
Rate: £500 - £590 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £450 - 500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
UK
Big Red Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: market rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: market rate value
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 5 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: market rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Interquest - IQ ERP
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Interquest - IQ ERP
Posted: 6 days ago
Scotland
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £600 - £750 per day
Posted: 7 days ago