The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Oracle EBS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle EBS over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Oracle E-Business Suite (OEBS)
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 62 63
Rank change year-on-year +13 +1  
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 7 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.16% 1.23% 0.26%
As % of the Business Applications category 9.59% 9.90% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 0
Median daily rate £300 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £465 £420 £430
% change year-on-year +10.71% -2.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £22.50

Oracle EBS is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 73 101 79
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 12.09% 12.39% 10.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 53 51
Median daily rate £463 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.62% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £323 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £540 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £18.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -7.14% +55.55%  

Oracle EBS
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Oracle EBS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle EBS in Birmingham

Oracle EBS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Oracle EBS in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle EBS in Birmingham

Oracle EBS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle EBS in Birmingham over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle EBS in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Oracle EBS.

1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 4 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle ASCP
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) Order to Cash
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 1 (12.50%) DBS Check
5 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared

Oracle EBS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle ASCP
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Migration Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Supply Chain Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Order to Cash
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (12.50%) DBS Check
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle