The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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)
London / City of London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 158 151 167
Rank change year-on-year -7 +16  
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 8 13 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.24% 0.38% 0.59%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.02% 5.68% 6.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 22
Median daily rate £500 £500 £479
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £389 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £650 £573
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 the City of London with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 265 229 556
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 8.03% 6.77% 9.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 157 380
Median daily rate £498 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.55% -10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £21.40 £21.38 £34.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.11% -37.86%  
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 the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

Oracle EBS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle EBS in the City of London

Oracle EBS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle EBS in the City of London

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 City of London region with a requirement for Oracle EBS.

1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
2 11 (78.57%) Finance
3 4 (28.57%) ERP
3 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle iProcurement
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 3 (21.43%) Migration
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (14.29%) Retail
5 2 (14.29%) Workflow
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (14.29%) Hyperion
5 2 (14.29%) XML
5 2 (14.29%) SDLC
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
5 2 (14.29%) Data Architecture
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (14.29%) Data Quality
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle Retail

Oracle EBS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (14.29%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle iProcurement
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (7.14%) HFM
4 1 (7.14%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.14%) OLAP
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (7.14%) QlikView
3 1 (7.14%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (7.14%) LoadRunner
General
1 11 (78.57%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Billing
3 1 (7.14%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Consultant
1 3 (21.43%) E-Business Manager
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Business Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Financial Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Financials Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Business Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) E-Business Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Functional Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Integration Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Functional Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Technical Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Service Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) Middleware
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle ADF
2 1 (7.14%) SOAP
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) WebCenter
2 1 (7.14%) WSDL
2 1 (7.14%) XML Schema
2 1 (7.14%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) ERP
2 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Data Architecture
3 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 2 (14.29%) SDLC
3 2 (14.29%) Workflow
4 1 (7.14%) Cash Management
4 1 (7.14%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.14%) People Management
4 1 (7.14%) Process Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (7.14%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Scorecard
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) MBA
1 1 (7.14%) OCP
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Hyperion