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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle E-Business Suite (OEBS)
England / East of England
Rank 121 116 110
Rank change year-on-year -5 -6  
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 7 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.33% 0.33% 0.50%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.14% 3.25% 5.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 2
Median daily rate £525 £438 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +41.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £376 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £520 £318
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.65%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 223 246 242
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 10.40% 10.14% 9.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 141 126
Median daily rate £425 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 2
Median hourly rate £31.00 £45.00 £23.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.11% +90.07%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.70 £7.80 £13.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.90 £49.50 £33.54
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +41.81% +52.77%  

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 23 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 23 March 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 5 £528 +17.22%
Essex -11 2 £300 -
Oracle EBS
England

Oracle EBS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 23 (100.00%) Oracle
2 10 (43.48%) Oracle Fusion
3 9 (39.13%) Oracle EBS R12
4 8 (34.78%) Oracle Database
4 8 (34.78%) Finance
5 7 (30.43%) SOA
5 7 (30.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (21.74%) Validation
6 5 (21.74%) GAP Analysis
6 5 (21.74%) Billing
7 4 (17.39%) ERP
7 4 (17.39%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (17.39%) QA
7 4 (17.39%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (17.39%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 3 (13.04%) Solaris
8 3 (13.04%) WebLogic
8 3 (13.04%) Advertising
9 2 (8.70%) Migration
9 2 (8.70%) Oracle ERP
9 2 (8.70%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (8.70%) Unix
9 2 (8.70%) SQL
9 2 (8.70%) Linux
9 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
9 2 (8.70%) Middleware
9 2 (8.70%) DevOps
9 2 (8.70%) Business Activity Monitoring

Oracle EBS
Top Related 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 7 (30.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (13.04%) WebLogic
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (4.35%) SAP ERP
3 1 (4.35%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle Database
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Smart View
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Billing
3 3 (13.04%) Advertising
4 1 (4.35%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Consultant
1 12 (52.17%) Oracle Consultant
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle Specialist
2 5 (21.74%) Support Specialist
3 4 (17.39%) DBA
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle DBA
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle SOA Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) SOA Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Support Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Database Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Database Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Database Specialist
4 3 (13.04%) Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Oracle Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Oracle SOA Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) SOA Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) SOA Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) SOA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (8.70%) Middleware
3 1 (4.35%) WebCenter
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Solaris
2 2 (8.70%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Unix
3 1 (4.35%) AIX
3 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) SOA
2 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (21.74%) GAP Analysis
2 5 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (21.74%) Validation
3 4 (17.39%) ERP
3 4 (17.39%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (8.70%) Business Activity Monitoring
4 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (8.70%) Contract Management
4 2 (8.70%) DevOps
4 2 (8.70%) Migration
5 1 (4.35%) Cash Management
5 1 (4.35%) Data Transformation
5 1 (4.35%) Integration Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Performance Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Release Management
5 1 (4.35%) Test Management
5 1 (4.35%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.35%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) Java
2 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Control-M
1 1 (4.35%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (4.35%) Dell
3 1 (4.35%) Fujitsu
3 1 (4.35%) Hyperion
3 1 (4.35%) SAP