The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 28 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)
England / East of England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 117 116
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1  
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 11 12 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.47% 0.47% 1.06%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.74% 4.51% 10.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 10
Median daily rate £470 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.44% +28.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £450 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £555 £466
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +13.93% -2.94%  
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 East of England with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 232 266 307
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 9.82% 10.43% 10.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 143 181
Median daily rate £500 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 3
Median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +30.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.78 £25.90 £29.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £91.50 £43.94 £116.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year +14.28% +52.17%  

Oracle EBS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 East of England

Oracle EBS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle EBS in the East of England

Oracle EBS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle EBS in the East of England over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle EBS in the East of England

Oracle EBS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle EBS in the East of England

Oracle EBS
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 28 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
Bedfordshire -1 8 £470 -21.66%
Hertfordshire -2 1 £375 -16.66%
Norfolk - 1 £600 -
Suffolk - 1 - -
Oracle EBS
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 East of England region with a requirement for Oracle EBS.

1 18 (100.00%) Oracle
2 11 (61.11%) Finance
3 10 (55.56%) Oracle Fusion
4 5 (27.78%) Project Management
4 5 (27.78%) ERP
4 5 (27.78%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (27.78%) Test Scripting
5 4 (22.22%) Billing
5 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (22.22%) Scenario Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 3 (16.67%) SQL
6 3 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (16.67%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
7 2 (11.11%) Taleo
7 2 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (11.11%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (11.11%) Validation
7 2 (11.11%) Migration
7 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
7 2 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
7 2 (11.11%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
7 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
8 1 (5.56%) Service Design

Oracle EBS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.56%) MS Access
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 11 (61.11%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Billing
3 1 (5.56%) General Ledger
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Consultant
1 7 (38.89%) Oracle Consultant
2 3 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (11.11%) E-Business Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Functional Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Financials Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Functional Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Billing Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Database Architect
4 1 (5.56%) ERP Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Lead Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Migration Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) OBIEE Architect
4 1 (5.56%) OBIEE Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle BI Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Programme Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (5.56%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.56%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (5.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) ERP
1 5 (27.78%) Project Management
1 5 (27.78%) Test Scripting
1 5 (27.78%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (22.22%) Scenario Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
4 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 2 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Migration
4 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.11%) Validation
5 1 (5.56%) Cash Management
5 1 (5.56%) Defect Management
5 1 (5.56%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Order to Cash
5 1 (5.56%) Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (5.56%) Service Design
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.56%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (5.56%) Fujitsu
3 1 (5.56%) Hyperion
3 1 (5.56%) ReadSoft
3 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.56%) SAP