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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle EBS over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle E-Business Suite (OEBS)
England / West Midlands
Rank 110 104 103
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 10 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.42% 0.50% 0.29%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.86% 6.38% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Median daily rate - £378 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -24.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £445 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - -

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
259 188 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 10.83% 7.82% 10.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 105 133
Median daily rate £450 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £340 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £516
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Median hourly rate £16.00 £41.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.21% +129.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £42.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-31.17% +142.85%

Oracle EBS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Oracle EBS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle EBS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham - 5 - -
Warwickshire +1 3 - -
Solihull -8 1 - -
Shropshire - 1 - -
Oracle EBS
England

Oracle EBS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle EBS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Oracle EBS.

1 41 (100.00%) Oracle
2 23 (56.10%) Oracle EBS R12
3 17 (41.46%) Finance
4 10 (24.39%) PL/SQL
4 10 (24.39%) Oracle Fusion
4 10 (24.39%) Oracle Payables
5 9 (21.95%) Oracle BI EE
5 9 (21.95%) SQL
5 9 (21.95%) ERP
6 7 (17.07%) Oracle Applications
6 7 (17.07%) MS Office
6 7 (17.07%) Unix
6 7 (17.07%) Linux
6 7 (17.07%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (17.07%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (17.07%) Oracle Cash Management
6 7 (17.07%) Cash Management
6 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
6 7 (17.07%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 6 (14.63%) Oracle General Ledger
7 6 (14.63%) Oracle Database
7 6 (14.63%) Time Management
7 6 (14.63%) Oracle Forms
7 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
7 6 (14.63%) Oracle Discoverer
7 6 (14.63%) Workflow
7 6 (14.63%) Oracle Workflow
8 5 (12.20%) Oracle Financials
8 5 (12.20%) Integration Testing
8 5 (12.20%) Oracle APEX

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (14.63%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (9.76%) Oracle Application Server
2 4 (9.76%) WebLogic
3 3 (7.32%) Oracle BPEL
4 1 (2.44%) Apache
4 1 (2.44%) Liferay
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Self-Service HR
Applications
1 7 (17.07%) MS Office
1 7 (17.07%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 23 (56.10%) Oracle EBS R12
2 10 (24.39%) Oracle Payables
3 7 (17.07%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (17.07%) Oracle Cash Management
3 7 (17.07%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 6 (14.63%) Oracle General Ledger
5 5 (12.20%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (9.76%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (4.88%) Oracle Payroll
8 1 (2.44%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) SAN
2 1 (2.44%) DMZ
2 1 (2.44%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) Oracle BI EE
2 7 (17.07%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (14.63%) Oracle Database
3 6 (14.63%) Oracle Discoverer
4 5 (12.20%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (9.76%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (4.88%) Oracle OWB
8 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.44%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (12.20%) Oracle APEX
General
1 17 (41.46%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 10 (24.39%) Consultant
2 9 (21.95%) Oracle Consultant
3 7 (17.07%) Architect
3 7 (17.07%) DBA
3 7 (17.07%) Oracle Architect
3 7 (17.07%) Oracle DBA
4 6 (14.63%) Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Oracle Financials Consultant
6 4 (9.76%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 3 (7.32%) E-Business Consultant
7 3 (7.32%) Payroll Consultant
8 2 (4.88%) AIX Specialist
8 2 (4.88%) Data Migration Lead
8 2 (4.88%) Data Migration Manager
8 2 (4.88%) Data Migration Project Manager
8 2 (4.88%) Lead Project Manager
8 2 (4.88%) Migration Manager
8 2 (4.88%) Migration Project Manager
8 2 (4.88%) Oracle Data Migration Manager
8 2 (4.88%) Oracle Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (24.39%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (2.44%) Middleware
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
1 1 (2.44%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) Linux
1 7 (17.07%) Unix
2 4 (9.76%) Windows
3 3 (7.32%) AIX
4 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) ERP
2 7 (17.07%) Cash Management
3 6 (14.63%) Time Management
3 6 (14.63%) Workflow
4 5 (12.20%) Integration Testing
4 5 (12.20%) Procure-to-Pay
5 4 (9.76%) BPEL
5 4 (9.76%) Database Tuning
5 4 (9.76%) Human Resource Management
5 4 (9.76%) Migration
5 4 (9.76%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (7.32%) Presales
6 3 (7.32%) Project Management
7 2 (4.88%) Data Migration
8 1 (2.44%) Business Analysis
8 1 (2.44%) Supply Chain Management
8 1 (2.44%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (2.44%) Test Scripting
8 1 (2.44%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (24.39%) PL/SQL
2 9 (21.95%) SQL
3 4 (9.76%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.32%) OCP
3 3 (7.32%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (4.88%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.44%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (9.76%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.44%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) Data Guard
2 2 (4.88%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (4.88%) Hyperion
2 2 (4.88%) IBM
2 2 (4.88%) Informatica
2 2 (4.88%) VMware
3 1 (2.44%) MuleSoft
3 1 (2.44%) Red Hat