The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 23 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)
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 81 48
Rank change year-on-year +26 -33  
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 3 1 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.47% 0.11% 2.69%
As % of the Business Applications category 13.64% 2.70% 32.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 8
Median daily rate £425 £425 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -12.82%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £465 £420 £450
% change year-on-year +10.71% -6.66%  
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 Cheshire with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 22 37 82
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 3.44% 4.02% 8.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 26 44
Median daily rate £425 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.82% +8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £423 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £14.25 - £26.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -4.28% +55.55%  

Oracle EBS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Oracle EBS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle EBS in Cheshire

Oracle EBS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle EBS in Cheshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle EBS in Cheshire

Oracle EBS
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 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
Chester - 1 £525 -
Oracle EBS
North West

For the 6 months to 23 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Oracle EBS.

1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Local Government
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) AIX
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) NetApp
3 2 (50.00%) DMZ
3 2 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (50.00%) Kofax
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server

Oracle EBS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 2 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DMZ
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) DBA
1 2 (50.00%) Functional Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Functional Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) AIX
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) Kofax
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp