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 27 January 2015 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle E-Business Suite (OEBS)
Rank 104 102 89
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -13
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 8 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.37% 0.24% 0.66%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.67% 1.93% 6.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 9
Average daily rate
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£452 £265 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.66% -37.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £245 £397
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £273 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £44.47
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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
218 259 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 10.07% 12.36% 9.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 126 81
Average daily rate £400 £400 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £570 £512
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 5
Average hourly rate £18.00 £37.80 £29.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.38% +29.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £26.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.80 £37.80 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-53.70% +5.00%

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 27 January 2015. 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 +1 5 £500 +81.81% 2
Solihull - - - - 1
Walsall - - - -
Oracle EBS
England

Oracle EBS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 9 (36.00%) PL/SQL
2 9 (36.00%) SC Cleared
2 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (32.00%) SQL
4 6 (24.00%) Migration
4 6 (24.00%) WebLogic
4 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database
5 5 (20.00%) Data Migration
5 5 (20.00%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (20.00%) Oracle Receivables
5 5 (20.00%) Oracle Assets
5 5 (20.00%) Oracle General Ledger
5 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (20.00%) Oracle Payroll
6 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (16.00%) General Ledger
6 4 (16.00%) Oracle Application Server
6 4 (16.00%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
6 4 (16.00%) Agresso
6 4 (16.00%) Middleware
6 4 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (16.00%) Toad
6 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (16.00%) SLA
6 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (16.00%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (16.00%) Oracle Fusion

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 6 (24.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle BPEL
Business Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle Payables
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle Receivables
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle Assets
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle Payroll
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (16.00%) Agresso
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle Cash Management
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle FAH
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle AGIS
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (8.00%) Essbase
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Toad
2 1 (4.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) General Ledger
2 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Consultant
1 10 (40.00%) Oracle Consultant
2 7 (28.00%) Functional Consultant
2 7 (28.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
3 6 (24.00%) Oracle DBA
3 6 (24.00%) DBA
4 5 (20.00%) Oracle HR Functional Consultant
4 5 (20.00%) Oracle HR Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Integration Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle Financials Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle Payroll Functional Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle Technical Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Middleware Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Integration Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Payroll Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) Middleware
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (8.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.00%) Data Conversion
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Migration
2 5 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (16.00%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (16.00%) Cash Management
4 3 (12.00%) Workflow
5 2 (8.00%) Process Management
5 2 (8.00%) Project Management
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL
5 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.00%) ERP
5 2 (8.00%) SOA
5 2 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.00%) Software Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.00%) Data Governance
6 1 (4.00%) Functional Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (4.00%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) PL/SQL
2 8 (32.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) HP