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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle E-Business Suite (OEBS)
Rank 110 112 95
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -17
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 15 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.59% 0.17% 0.36%
As % of the Business Applications category 6.94% 1.28% 2.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
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£375 £413 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £422 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £52.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-57.14% +5.00%
Oracle EBS
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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
216 313 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.47% 13.39% 12.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 158 76
Average daily rate £475 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £300 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £602 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 22
Average hourly rate £29.00 £33.00 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.12% -12.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £37.49 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-39.98% -0.82%

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
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 22 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle EBS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 May 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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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
Solihull - 9 - - 1
Birmingham - 2 - -
Coventry - 1 £375 - 1
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Oracle EBS
England

Oracle EBS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 31 (100.00%) Oracle
2 16 (51.61%) PL/SQL
3 15 (48.39%) Oracle EBS R12
4 12 (38.71%) SQL
4 12 (38.71%) Security Cleared
5 11 (35.48%) Oracle Applications
5 11 (35.48%) Oracle Forms
5 11 (35.48%) Oracle Reports
5 11 (35.48%) Finance
6 10 (32.26%) SC Cleared
7 9 (29.03%) Oracle Workflow
7 9 (29.03%) Workflow
7 9 (29.03%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (19.35%) Oracle Payroll
8 6 (19.35%) Oracle HRMS
8 6 (19.35%) Oracle Self-Service HR
9 5 (16.13%) Oracle Payables
10 4 (12.90%) Oracle Receivables
10 4 (12.90%) Oracle Assets
10 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
10 4 (12.90%) CRM
10 4 (12.90%) Project Management
10 4 (12.90%) Oracle Financials
10 4 (12.90%) Oracle General Ledger
11 3 (9.68%) Local Government
11 3 (9.68%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
12 2 (6.45%) Migration
12 2 (6.45%) Data Migration
13 1 (3.23%) Functional Testing

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 9 (29.03%) Oracle Workflow
2 6 (19.35%) Oracle Self-Service HR
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle BPEL
Business Applications
1 15 (48.39%) Oracle EBS R12
2 11 (35.48%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (19.35%) Oracle Payroll
3 6 (19.35%) Oracle HRMS
4 5 (16.13%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (12.90%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (12.90%) Oracle Assets
5 4 (12.90%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (12.90%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (9.68%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 1 (3.23%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (3.23%) Oracle AGIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (35.48%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 11 (35.48%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.23%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (3.23%) LoadRunner
General
1 11 (35.48%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
3 3 (9.68%) Local Government
4 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Oracle Consultant
1 14 (45.16%) Consultant
2 13 (41.94%) Developer
3 12 (38.71%) Oracle Functional Consultant
3 12 (38.71%) Functional Consultant
4 10 (32.26%) Oracle Developer
5 7 (22.58%) Oracle HR Functional Consultant
5 7 (22.58%) Oracle HR Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) Oracle HRMS Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) Oracle Financials Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) Business Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) Oracle Technical Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) Payroll Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) Functional Test Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Functional Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) E-Business Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) Oracle Payroll Functional Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Workflow
1 9 (29.03%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (12.90%) CRM
2 4 (12.90%) Project Management
3 2 (6.45%) Migration
3 2 (6.45%) Data Migration
4 1 (3.23%) Functional Testing
4 1 (3.23%) Software Testing
4 1 (3.23%) Performance Testing
4 1 (3.23%) Test Scripting
4 1 (3.23%) BPEL
4 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.23%) Regression Testing
4 1 (3.23%) E-business
4 1 (3.23%) Identity Management
4 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.23%) ITIL
4 1 (3.23%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) PL/SQL
2 12 (38.71%) SQL
3 1 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) Security Cleared
2 10 (32.26%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) ACCA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (3.23%) HP
2 1 (3.23%) Pegasus