The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle EBS skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle EBS over the 3 months to 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle E-Business Suite (OEBS)
Rank 100 91 104
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +13
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 21 17 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.83% 0.81% 0.27%
As % of the Business Applications category 6.84% 6.34% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 3
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£425 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £370 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £20.00
Oracle EBS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Business Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
307 268 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 12.17% 12.70% 8.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 116 84
Average daily rate £425 £388 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £283 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £438
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 17 5
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +129.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.25 £11.60 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £22.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £18.03 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+74.73% -14.15%

Oracle EBS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle EBS across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Oracle EBS Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle EBS
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle EBS across the West Midlands region.

Oracle EBS Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle EBS
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle EBS across the West Midlands region.

Oracle EBS Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle EBS
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 August 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
Birmingham +3 13 £425 -15.00% 1
Solihull +4 2 - -
Warwickshire - - - -
Coventry - - - -
Oracle EBS
England

Oracle EBS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 25 (100.00%) Oracle
2 11 (44.00%) Finance
2 11 (44.00%) SC Cleared
2 11 (44.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (44.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (40.00%) Migration
4 9 (36.00%) Telecoms
5 7 (28.00%) PL/SQL
6 6 (24.00%) SQL
6 6 (24.00%) Oracle General Ledger
6 6 (24.00%) Oracle Payables
6 6 (24.00%) Oracle Receivables
6 6 (24.00%) Oracle Assets
7 5 (20.00%) WebLogic
7 5 (20.00%) Solaris
7 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (20.00%) Oracle Payroll
7 5 (20.00%) Essbase
7 5 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
7 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database
7 5 (20.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 5 (20.00%) Oracle FAH
8 4 (16.00%) Oracle Financials
8 4 (16.00%) Toad
8 4 (16.00%) SLA
8 4 (16.00%) General Ledger
8 4 (16.00%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (16.00%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (16.00%) Data Migration

Oracle EBS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 5 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 11 (44.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle Payables
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle Assets
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle General Ledger
3 5 (20.00%) Oracle FAH
3 5 (20.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 5 (20.00%) Oracle Payroll
4 4 (16.00%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (16.00%) Oracle Cash Management
4 4 (16.00%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 3 (12.00%) Oracle 11i
6 2 (8.00%) Oracle iProcurement
7 1 (4.00%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (4.00%) HFM
7 1 (4.00%) Hyperion Planning
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 5 (20.00%) Essbase
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle Discoverer
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (4.00%) PowerCenter
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Toad
General
1 11 (44.00%) Finance
2 9 (36.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (16.00%) General Ledger
4 2 (8.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Consultant
2 12 (48.00%) Oracle Consultant
3 9 (36.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
3 9 (36.00%) Functional Consultant
4 5 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
4 5 (20.00%) DBA
4 5 (20.00%) Project Manager
4 5 (20.00%) Oracle HR Functional Consultant
4 5 (20.00%) Oracle HR Consultant
4 5 (20.00%) Oracle Payroll Functional Consultant
4 5 (20.00%) Payroll Consultant
4 5 (20.00%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
5 4 (16.00%) Oracle Project Manager
5 4 (16.00%) Oracle Financials Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) Procurement Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Hyperion Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Integration Project Manager
7 1 (4.00%) ERP Project Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Integration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Solaris
2 3 (12.00%) UNIX
2 3 (12.00%) AIX
3 2 (8.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Migration
2 4 (16.00%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (16.00%) Data Migration
2 4 (16.00%) Cash Management
3 3 (12.00%) Workflow
4 2 (8.00%) Project Management
4 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (8.00%) ERP
4 2 (8.00%) SOA
4 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.00%) Matrix Management
5 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) PL/SQL
2 6 (24.00%) SQL
3 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) SC Cleared
1 11 (44.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.00%) ACCA
2 1 (4.00%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Tivoli
1 3 (12.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (12.00%) Data Guard
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.00%) Sun
2 3 (12.00%) EMC
2 3 (12.00%) Hyperion
2 3 (12.00%) NetApp
3 1 (4.00%) Informatica