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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle E-Business Suite (OEBS)
Rank 102 95 105
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 46 22 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.42% 0.88% 0.71%
As % of the Business Applications category 14.51% 9.05% 5.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 3 4
Median daily rate £389 £423 £426
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.86% -0.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £423 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £545 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 -
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
317 243 321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.81% 9.77% 12.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 127 121
Median daily rate £400 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £595 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £423 £425
% change year-on-year
+0.59% -0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 36
Median hourly rate £31.50 £17.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -46.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.60 £18.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £30.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £20.32 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+77.16% -35.49%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +8 23 £385 -8.87%
Birmingham -14 10 £400 -
Solihull -3 6 - - 1
Shropshire - 5 £363 -
Walsall - 1 £379 -
Oracle EBS
England

Oracle EBS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 96 (100.00%) Oracle
2 66 (68.75%) Oracle EBS R12
3 35 (36.46%) Oracle Database
4 34 (35.42%) Oracle Applications
5 33 (34.38%) Linux
5 33 (34.38%) Oracle Database 11g
6 30 (31.25%) Oracle RAC
7 29 (30.21%) WebLogic
8 25 (26.04%) Unix
8 25 (26.04%) Oracle Database 10g
9 24 (25.00%) Oracle 11i
9 24 (25.00%) Oracle Application Server
9 24 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
9 24 (25.00%) Data Guard
9 24 (25.00%) Security Cleared
10 23 (23.96%) Database Tuning
10 23 (23.96%) Windows
10 23 (23.96%) Shell Script
10 23 (23.96%) Oracle Discoverer
10 23 (23.96%) Virtual Machines
11 21 (21.88%) Oracle BI EE
12 20 (20.83%) SC Cleared
13 17 (17.71%) SQL
14 13 (13.54%) Finance
14 13 (13.54%) Oracle Payables
15 11 (11.46%) Oracle Fusion
15 11 (11.46%) Oracle Database 12c
15 11 (11.46%) Oracle APEX
16 10 (10.42%) Cash Management
16 10 (10.42%) Migration

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 (30.21%) WebLogic
2 24 (25.00%) Oracle Application Server
3 5 (5.21%) Liferay
3 5 (5.21%) Oracle Self-Service HR
4 2 (2.08%) Oracle BPEL
4 2 (2.08%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle 10gAS
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 66 (68.75%) Oracle EBS R12
2 34 (35.42%) Oracle Applications
3 24 (25.00%) Oracle 11i
4 13 (13.54%) Oracle Payables
5 10 (10.42%) Oracle Cash Management
5 10 (10.42%) Oracle Payroll
6 7 (7.29%) Oracle Assets
6 7 (7.29%) Oracle General Ledger
6 7 (7.29%) Oracle iProcurement
7 5 (5.21%) Oracle Financials
8 4 (4.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 3 (3.13%) Oracle Receivables
10 1 (1.04%) Oracle FAH
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.25%) VLAN
2 2 (2.08%) SAN
3 1 (1.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (36.46%) Oracle Database
2 33 (34.38%) Oracle Database 11g
3 25 (26.04%) Oracle Database 10g
4 23 (23.96%) Oracle Discoverer
5 21 (21.88%) Oracle BI EE
6 11 (11.46%) Oracle Database 12c
7 7 (7.29%) RDBMS
7 7 (7.29%) Relational Database
8 4 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (11.46%) Oracle APEX
2 6 (6.25%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (2.08%) HP UFT
General
1 13 (13.54%) Finance
2 7 (7.29%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 35 (36.46%) Consultant
2 31 (32.29%) DBA
3 29 (30.21%) Oracle Consultant
4 28 (29.17%) Oracle DBA
5 19 (19.79%) SC Cleared DBA
6 17 (17.71%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 13 (13.54%) Architect
7 13 (13.54%) Oracle Architect
8 12 (12.50%) Developer
9 10 (10.42%) E-Business Consultant
10 9 (9.38%) Payroll Consultant
11 8 (8.33%) Administrator
11 8 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
11 8 (8.33%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
12 7 (7.29%) Functional Consultant
12 7 (7.29%) Oracle Functional Consultant
13 6 (6.25%) E-Business Developer
14 5 (5.21%) Applications Consultant
14 5 (5.21%) Business Consultant
15 4 (4.17%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.46%) Oracle Fusion
2 6 (6.25%) Oracle ADF
3 3 (3.13%) Middleware
4 1 (1.04%) .NET
4 1 (1.04%) JMS
4 1 (1.04%) SOAP
4 1 (1.04%) XML
4 1 (1.04%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 33 (34.38%) Linux
2 25 (26.04%) Unix
3 23 (23.96%) Windows
4 9 (9.38%) AIX
5 8 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 23 (23.96%) Database Tuning
3 10 (10.42%) Cash Management
3 10 (10.42%) Migration
4 9 (9.38%) Data Migration
4 9 (9.38%) Human Resource Management
5 8 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (6.25%) Presales
7 5 (5.21%) Open Source
7 5 (5.21%) Process Improvement
8 3 (3.13%) BPEL
9 2 (2.08%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (2.08%) Integration Testing
9 2 (2.08%) Procure-to-Pay
9 2 (2.08%) Software Testing
9 2 (2.08%) System Testing
9 2 (2.08%) Workflow
10 1 (1.04%) Customer Insight
10 1 (1.04%) People Management
10 1 (1.04%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (23.96%) Shell Script
2 17 (17.71%) SQL
3 8 (8.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 24 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 20 (20.83%) SC Cleared
3 10 (10.42%) OCP
3 10 (10.42%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (2.08%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.04%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.13%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.04%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.04%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (31.25%) Oracle RAC
2 23 (23.96%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (25.00%) Data Guard
2 2 (2.08%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.04%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 96 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (7.29%) Red Hat
3 5 (5.21%) MuleSoft
4 2 (2.08%) HP
4 2 (2.08%) IBM
4 2 (2.08%) VMware
5 1 (1.04%) Netezza
5 1 (1.04%) Pega