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 September 2016 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle E-Business Suite (OEBS)
Rank 114 97 107
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +10
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 28 21 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.87% 0.83% 0.74%
As % of the Business Applications category 8.46% 8.37% 5.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 5
Median daily rate £363 £423 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.20% -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £423 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £423 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £423 £428
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £24.00
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
331 251 337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 10.31% 9.94% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 126 137
Median daily rate £400 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £577 £507
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 27
Median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -20.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £17.50 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+105.71% -44.88%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle EBS across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

Oracle EBS Daily Rate Histogram 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 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Warwickshire +15 20 £370 -12.42%
Shropshire - 7 £363 -
Birmingham -17 1 - -
Oracle EBS
England

Oracle EBS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, 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 92 (100.00%) Oracle
2 66 (71.74%) Oracle EBS R12
3 35 (38.04%) Oracle Database
4 34 (36.96%) Oracle Applications
5 33 (35.87%) Linux
5 33 (35.87%) Oracle Database 11g
6 31 (33.70%) Oracle RAC
7 29 (31.52%) WebLogic
8 24 (26.09%) Unix
8 24 (26.09%) Oracle 11i
8 24 (26.09%) Oracle Database 10g
8 24 (26.09%) Security Cleared
9 23 (25.00%) Data Guard
9 23 (25.00%) Database Tuning
9 23 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
9 23 (25.00%) Oracle Application Server
9 23 (25.00%) Oracle Discoverer
9 23 (25.00%) Shell Script
9 23 (25.00%) Windows
9 23 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
10 21 (22.83%) Oracle BI EE
11 20 (21.74%) SC Cleared
12 19 (20.65%) SQL
13 15 (16.30%) Oracle Payables
14 14 (15.22%) Finance
15 12 (13.04%) Cash Management
15 12 (13.04%) Oracle APEX
15 12 (13.04%) Oracle Cash Management
16 11 (11.96%) Oracle Fusion
16 11 (11.96%) Oracle Database 12c

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 29 (31.52%) WebLogic
2 23 (25.00%) Oracle Application Server
3 5 (5.43%) Liferay
3 5 (5.43%) Oracle Self-Service HR
4 4 (4.35%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (2.17%) Oracle BPEL
6 1 (1.09%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (1.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 66 (71.74%) Oracle EBS R12
2 34 (36.96%) Oracle Applications
3 24 (26.09%) Oracle 11i
4 15 (16.30%) Oracle Payables
5 12 (13.04%) Oracle Cash Management
6 8 (8.70%) Oracle Payroll
7 7 (7.61%) Oracle Assets
7 7 (7.61%) Oracle Financials
7 7 (7.61%) Oracle General Ledger
7 7 (7.61%) Oracle iProcurement
8 6 (6.52%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 3 (3.26%) Oracle Receivables
10 1 (1.09%) Oracle FAH
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.61%) VLAN
2 1 (1.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (38.04%) Oracle Database
2 33 (35.87%) Oracle Database 11g
3 24 (26.09%) Oracle Database 10g
4 23 (25.00%) Oracle Discoverer
5 21 (22.83%) Oracle BI EE
6 11 (11.96%) Oracle Database 12c
7 7 (7.61%) RDBMS
7 7 (7.61%) Relational Database
8 5 (5.43%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (13.04%) Oracle APEX
2 7 (7.61%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (2.17%) HP UFT
General
1 14 (15.22%) Finance
2 7 (7.61%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 34 (36.96%) Consultant
2 31 (33.70%) DBA
3 29 (31.52%) Oracle Consultant
4 28 (30.43%) Oracle DBA
5 19 (20.65%) SC Cleared DBA
6 17 (18.48%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 12 (13.04%) Architect
7 12 (13.04%) Oracle Architect
8 11 (11.96%) Developer
9 9 (9.78%) E-Business Consultant
10 8 (8.70%) Administrator
10 8 (8.70%) Payroll Consultant
11 7 (7.61%) Oracle Developer
11 7 (7.61%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
12 6 (6.52%) Functional Consultant
12 6 (6.52%) Oracle Functional Consultant
13 5 (5.43%) Applications Consultant
13 5 (5.43%) Business Consultant
13 5 (5.43%) E-Business Developer
13 5 (5.43%) Oracle Financials Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.96%) Oracle Fusion
2 6 (6.52%) Oracle ADF
3 3 (3.26%) Middleware
4 1 (1.09%) JMS
4 1 (1.09%) SOAP
4 1 (1.09%) XML
4 1 (1.09%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 33 (35.87%) Linux
2 24 (26.09%) Unix
3 23 (25.00%) Windows
4 9 (9.78%) AIX
4 9 (9.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (25.00%) Database Tuning
1 23 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (13.04%) Cash Management
3 10 (10.87%) Migration
4 9 (9.78%) Data Migration
4 9 (9.78%) Human Resource Management
5 8 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (6.52%) Presales
7 5 (5.43%) Open Source
7 5 (5.43%) Process Improvement
8 4 (4.35%) Integration Testing
8 4 (4.35%) Procure-to-Pay
8 4 (4.35%) Workflow
9 3 (3.26%) BPEL
10 2 (2.17%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (2.17%) Software Testing
10 2 (2.17%) System Testing
11 1 (1.09%) Customer Insight
11 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Architecture
11 1 (1.09%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 19 (20.65%) SQL
3 10 (10.87%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 24 (26.09%) Security Cleared
2 20 (21.74%) SC Cleared
3 10 (10.87%) OCP
3 10 (10.87%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (2.17%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.09%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.26%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.09%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.09%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (33.70%) Oracle RAC
2 23 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (25.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.09%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 92 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (8.70%) Red Hat
3 5 (5.43%) MuleSoft
4 2 (2.17%) HP
5 1 (1.09%) IBM
5 1 (1.09%) Pega
5 1 (1.09%) VMware