The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category for the West Midlands region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle E-Business Suite (OEBS)
Rank 95 90 100
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 20 17 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.82% 0.86% 0.27%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.99% 6.75% 3.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 1
Average daily rate
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£425 £488 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% +14.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £456
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -12.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year
- +31.57%
Business Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
334 252 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.73% 12.77% 8.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 90 73
Average daily rate £425 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £321 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 13 2
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £44.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.30 £22.32 £34.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £54.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+14.54% -15.38%
Oracle EBS
England

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 28 July 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 -5 10 £425 -15.00% 2
Solihull +1 2 - -
Warwickshire - - - - 1
Coventry - - - -
Oracle EBS
England

Oracle EBS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 24 (100.00%) Oracle
2 13 (54.17%) Finance
3 11 (45.83%) Oracle EBS R12
4 10 (41.67%) Migration
5 8 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 7 (29.17%) Oracle General Ledger
6 7 (29.17%) Oracle Payables
6 7 (29.17%) Oracle Receivables
6 7 (29.17%) Oracle Assets
6 7 (29.17%) SQL
7 6 (25.00%) PL/SQL
7 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
8 5 (20.83%) Oracle RMAN
8 5 (20.83%) WebLogic
8 5 (20.83%) Solaris
8 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (20.83%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database
8 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (20.83%) Oracle FAH
9 4 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (16.67%) Data Migration
9 4 (16.67%) Cash Management
9 4 (16.67%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
9 4 (16.67%) Oracle Cash Management
9 4 (16.67%) SLA
9 4 (16.67%) Oracle Financials
9 4 (16.67%) Toad

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (20.83%) WebLogic
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 11 (45.83%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (29.17%) Oracle Payables
2 7 (29.17%) Oracle Receivables
2 7 (29.17%) Oracle Assets
2 7 (29.17%) Oracle General Ledger
3 5 (20.83%) Oracle FAH
3 5 (20.83%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 4 (16.67%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 4 (16.67%) Oracle Cash Management
4 4 (16.67%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (12.50%) Oracle 11i
5 3 (12.50%) Oracle Payroll
6 2 (8.33%) Oracle iProcurement
7 1 (4.17%) Infor M3
7 1 (4.17%) HFM
7 1 (4.17%) Hyperion Planning
7 1 (4.17%) Lawson
7 1 (4.17%) Movex
7 1 (4.17%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (4.17%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database 10g
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database
2 4 (16.67%) Essbase
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle Discoverer
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (4.17%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Toad
General
1 13 (54.17%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (16.67%) General Ledger
4 2 (8.33%) Billing
5 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Consultant
2 10 (41.67%) Oracle Consultant
3 7 (29.17%) Oracle Functional Consultant
3 7 (29.17%) Functional Consultant
4 5 (20.83%) Oracle DBA
4 5 (20.83%) DBA
4 5 (20.83%) Project Manager
5 4 (16.67%) Oracle Financials Consultant
5 4 (16.67%) Oracle Project Manager
6 3 (12.50%) Oracle HR Consultant
6 3 (12.50%) Oracle Payroll Functional Consultant
6 3 (12.50%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
6 3 (12.50%) Payroll Consultant
6 3 (12.50%) Oracle HR Functional Consultant
7 2 (8.33%) ERP Manager
7 2 (8.33%) ERP Project Manager
7 2 (8.33%) Procurement Consultant
8 1 (4.17%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
8 1 (4.17%) Architect
8 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Solaris
2 3 (12.50%) UNIX
2 3 (12.50%) AIX
3 2 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Migration
2 4 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 4 (16.67%) Cash Management
3 3 (12.50%) Workflow
4 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (8.33%) ERP
4 2 (8.33%) SOA
4 2 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) CRM
5 1 (4.17%) Matrix Management
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (4.17%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) SQL
2 6 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.17%) PMP
2 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.17%) ACCA
2 1 (4.17%) CIMA
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Tivoli
1 3 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (12.50%) Data Guard
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) Sun
2 3 (12.50%) EMC
2 3 (12.50%) Hyperion
2 3 (12.50%) NetApp
3 1 (4.17%) JD Edwards
3 1 (4.17%) Intentia
3 1 (4.17%) Infor
3 1 (4.17%) Informatica
3 1 (4.17%) SAP
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Sanderson
Rate: £420 - £435 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Sanderson
Rate: From £420 to £435 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago