Period
to 20 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 6 months to 20 February 2018 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)
UK > England
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 535 394 381
Rank change year-on-year -141 -13 -53
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 344 498 580
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.37% 0.56% 0.59%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.93% 6.58% 7.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 285 287
England median daily rate £430 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.44% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £225 £324 £313
90th Percentile £538 £575 £575
UK median daily rate £430 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -4.44% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
England median hourly rate £18.25 £31.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.06% - -
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £31.50 -
% change year-on-year -39.68% - -

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

All Business Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 6,980 7,568 7,816
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 7.49% 8.57% 7.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,251 4,685 4,564
England median daily rate £475 £450 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +3.93% -1.59%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £281
90th Percentile £650 £625 £612
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £435
% change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% -1.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 79 106
England median hourly rate £25.50 £25.00 £35.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.00% -30.07% +34.70%
10th Percentile £9.98 £9.80 £13.38
90th Percentile £57.95 £65.50 £69.07
UK median hourly rate £29.00 £25.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +16.00% -30.56% +21.01%

Oracle EBS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Oracle EBS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle EBS in England

Oracle EBS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle EBS in England

Oracle EBS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle EBS in England over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle EBS in England

Oracle EBS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle EBS in England

Oracle EBS
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 6 months to 20 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +8 154 £445 -11.00% 13
South East -53 66 £431 +1.47% 8
North of England -42 53 £431 +7.81% 9
Midlands -20 37 £400 +1.59% 4
West Midlands +5 30 £450 +19.05% 4
North West -49 29 £450 +12.36% 7
South West -8 26 £425 -5.56% 3
Yorkshire +5 16 £431 -4.17% 1
East Midlands -8 7 £375 -16.67%
North East +24 6 £350 -3.45% 1
East of England -36 6 £363 -19.44% 4
Oracle EBS
UK

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle EBS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Oracle EBS.

1 344 (100.00%) Oracle
2 181 (52.62%) Finance
3 157 (45.64%) Oracle EBS R12
4 121 (35.17%) SQL
5 85 (24.71%) Oracle Receivables
6 79 (22.97%) PL/SQL
7 74 (21.51%) Oracle Payables
8 69 (20.06%) ERP
9 65 (18.90%) Oracle Reports
10 62 (18.02%) Oracle Database
11 60 (17.44%) Oracle General Ledger
12 56 (16.28%) Migration
13 55 (15.99%) Oracle Assets
14 54 (15.70%) Agile Software Development
15 48 (13.95%) Oracle Financials
16 45 (13.08%) Oracle iProcurement
17 44 (12.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 44 (12.79%) SOA
17 44 (12.79%) XML
18 42 (12.21%) Oracle Internet Expenses
19 41 (11.92%) Oracle Fusion
19 41 (11.92%) Business Intelligence
20 40 (11.63%) Oracle Applications
20 40 (11.63%) User Acceptance Testing
21 39 (11.34%) Oracle Workflow
21 39 (11.34%) Workflow
22 38 (11.05%) Billing
22 38 (11.05%) Oracle BI Publisher
23 37 (10.76%) Oracle Database 11g
24 36 (10.47%) Data Migration

Oracle EBS
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 44 (12.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 39 (11.34%) Oracle Workflow
3 16 (4.65%) WebLogic
4 13 (3.78%) Confluence
5 3 (0.87%) Oracle 10gAS
6 2 (0.58%) Apache
6 2 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.58%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.58%) Oracle Self-Service HR
6 2 (0.58%) Oracle UPK
6 2 (0.58%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.29%) CMS
7 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.29%) GeoServer
7 1 (0.29%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (5.23%) Spreadsheet
2 8 (2.33%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.16%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.87%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 157 (45.64%) Oracle EBS R12
2 85 (24.71%) Oracle Receivables
3 74 (21.51%) Oracle Payables
4 60 (17.44%) Oracle General Ledger
5 55 (15.99%) Oracle Assets
6 48 (13.95%) Oracle Financials
7 45 (13.08%) Oracle iProcurement
8 42 (12.21%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 40 (11.63%) Oracle Applications
10 19 (5.52%) Oracle ERP
11 18 (5.23%) Oracle Payroll
12 14 (4.07%) Oracle Cash Management
13 10 (2.91%) Dynamics AX
13 10 (2.91%) NetSuite
13 10 (2.91%) Oracle E-Business Tax
14 9 (2.62%) Dynamics NAV
14 9 (2.62%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
14 9 (2.62%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
14 9 (2.62%) Unit4 Business World
15 8 (2.33%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.62%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (2.62%) FinancialForce
2 7 (2.03%) Taleo
3 6 (1.74%) IaaS
4 4 (1.16%) PaaS
4 4 (1.16%) SaaS
5 3 (0.87%) Oracle Service Cloud
6 1 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.29%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.29%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 35 (10.17%) Internet
2 9 (2.62%) SMS
3 7 (2.03%) Firewall
4 5 (1.45%) SAN
5 4 (1.16%) VPN
6 2 (0.58%) DHCP
6 2 (0.58%) DNS
6 2 (0.58%) SWIFTNet
6 2 (0.58%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.58%) VLAN
7 1 (0.29%) Broadband
7 1 (0.29%) HTTP
7 1 (0.29%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.29%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.29%) NAS
7 1 (0.29%) PuTTY
7 1 (0.29%) SSH
7 1 (0.29%) SSL
7 1 (0.29%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (18.90%) Oracle Reports
2 62 (18.02%) Oracle Database
3 38 (11.05%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 37 (10.76%) Oracle Database 11g
5 34 (9.88%) Oracle BI EE
6 25 (7.27%) Oracle Database 10g
7 24 (6.98%) Oracle Discoverer
8 21 (6.10%) Oracle ODI
9 11 (3.20%) Essbase
9 11 (3.20%) Oracle Smart View
10 9 (2.62%) SAP HANA
11 6 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (1.45%) Oracle Database 12c
12 5 (1.45%) SQL Server
13 3 (0.87%) RDBMS
13 3 (0.87%) Relational Database
14 2 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
14 2 (0.58%) QlikView
15 1 (0.29%) Cognos Query Studio
15 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 28 (8.14%) Oracle Forms
2 22 (6.40%) JIRA
3 15 (4.36%) Oracle APEX
4 13 (3.78%) Ant
4 13 (3.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 13 (3.78%) Gradle
4 13 (3.78%) Jenkins
4 13 (3.78%) MSBuild
4 13 (3.78%) TeamCity
5 8 (2.33%) JDeveloper
6 4 (1.16%) JUnit
6 4 (1.16%) Moq
6 4 (1.16%) NSubstitute
6 4 (1.16%) NUnit
6 4 (1.16%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (0.87%) HP UFT
7 3 (0.87%) ProC
7 3 (0.87%) Subversion
7 3 (0.87%) Toad
8 2 (0.58%) Visual Studio
General
1 181 (52.62%) Finance
2 38 (11.05%) Billing
3 34 (9.88%) General Ledger
4 18 (5.23%) Manufacturing
5 10 (2.91%) Advertising
5 10 (2.91%) Retail
6 4 (1.16%) Banking
7 2 (0.58%) Publishing
7 2 (0.58%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.29%) International Banking
8 1 (0.29%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.29%) Legal
8 1 (0.29%) Local Government
8 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 92 (26.74%) Consultant
2 76 (22.09%) Oracle Consultant
3 67 (19.48%) Analyst
4 55 (15.99%) Developer
5 41 (11.92%) Oracle Analyst
6 39 (11.34%) Oracle Developer
7 34 (9.88%) DBA
8 33 (9.59%) Oracle DBA
9 32 (9.30%) Functional Consultant
10 31 (9.01%) Oracle Functional Consultant
11 26 (7.56%) Oracle Applications DBA
12 25 (7.27%) Support Analyst
13 22 (6.40%) Oracle Support Analyst
14 19 (5.52%) Architect
15 17 (4.94%) E-Business Consultant
15 17 (4.94%) Oracle Financials Consultant
16 16 (4.65%) Business Analyst
16 16 (4.65%) E-Business Analyst
17 14 (4.07%) Business Consultant
17 14 (4.07%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (12.79%) XML
2 41 (11.92%) Oracle Fusion
3 30 (8.72%) Web Services
4 16 (4.65%) Middleware
5 7 (2.03%) HTML
5 7 (2.03%) SOAP
6 6 (1.74%) REST
7 4 (1.16%) .NET
7 4 (1.16%) JSON
7 4 (1.16%) Oracle ADF
7 4 (1.16%) WebCenter
7 4 (1.16%) WSH
8 3 (0.87%) WSDL
9 2 (0.58%) EDI
9 2 (0.58%) RESTful
10 1 (0.29%) Java ME
10 1 (0.29%) JAX-WS
10 1 (0.29%) OAuth2
10 1 (0.29%) OC4J
10 1 (0.29%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 20 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (2.91%) User Experience
3 9 (2.62%) Data Centre
4 7 (2.03%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.45%) Clustering
6 4 (1.16%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.16%) Replication
7 3 (0.87%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.58%) FMCG
8 2 (0.58%) PKI
8 2 (0.58%) Private Cloud
8 2 (0.58%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.58%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.29%) Derivative
9 1 (0.29%) Equities
9 1 (0.29%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.29%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.29%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.29%) Life Science
9 1 (0.29%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 30 (8.72%) Unix
2 24 (6.98%) Linux
3 6 (1.74%) Windows
4 4 (1.16%) Solaris
5 3 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.58%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.29%) AIX
7 1 (0.29%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (20.06%) ERP
2 56 (16.28%) Migration
3 54 (15.70%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (12.79%) SOA
5 41 (11.92%) Business Intelligence
6 40 (11.63%) User Acceptance Testing
7 39 (11.34%) Workflow
8 36 (10.47%) Data Migration
9 33 (9.59%) Stakeholder Management
10 20 (5.81%) ITIL
11 18 (5.23%) System Testing
12 17 (4.94%) Configuration Management
13 15 (4.36%) Test Scripting
14 14 (4.07%) DevOps
15 13 (3.78%) Project Management
16 12 (3.49%) Performance Tuning
17 11 (3.20%) Cash Management
17 11 (3.20%) Data Modelling
17 11 (3.20%) Line Management
18 10 (2.91%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 121 (35.17%) SQL
2 79 (22.97%) PL/SQL
3 20 (5.81%) Shell Script
4 16 (4.65%) Java
5 13 (3.78%) PowerShell
6 7 (2.03%) C
7 4 (1.16%) C#
7 4 (1.16%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.29%) Perl
8 1 (0.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (7.27%) Security Cleared
2 15 (4.36%) SC Cleared
3 7 (2.03%) APMP
4 5 (1.45%) Degree
4 5 (1.45%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (1.16%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (0.58%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.58%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.29%) CCNA
7 1 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.29%) ISEB
7 1 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.29%) MCITP
7 1 (0.29%) MCSE
7 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.29%) NCDA
7 1 (0.29%) OCP
7 1 (0.29%) RHCE
7 1 (0.29%) RHCT
7 1 (0.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.03%) QA
2 5 (1.45%) GDPR
3 3 (0.87%) SLA
4 2 (0.58%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.58%) PMO
5 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.29%) GAAP
System Software
1 17 (4.94%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (0.87%) SRDF
2 3 (0.87%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.58%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.58%) Docker
3 2 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.29%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.29%) NFS
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle Clusterware
4 1 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.29%) vSphere
4 1 (0.29%) Xen
4 1 (0.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 20 (5.81%) Data Guard
2 14 (4.07%) Ansible
2 14 (4.07%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (3.78%) Puppet
3 13 (3.78%) Salt
4 10 (2.91%) Oracle RMAN
5 9 (2.62%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 9 (2.62%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 8 (2.33%) Single Sign-On
7 4 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (0.87%) Oracle Identity Management
9 2 (0.58%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.58%) QRadar
10 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 1 (0.29%) vMotion
10 1 (0.29%) vRealize
Vendors
1 344 (100.00%) Oracle
2 30 (8.72%) SAP
3 27 (7.85%) Microsoft
4 18 (5.23%) Hyperion
5 14 (4.07%) Salesforce.com
6 12 (3.49%) JD Edwards
7 11 (3.20%) Pegasus
8 9 (2.62%) Epicor
8 9 (2.62%) IFS
8 9 (2.62%) Infor
8 9 (2.62%) Sage
8 9 (2.62%) Xero
9 7 (2.03%) Workday
10 5 (1.45%) NetApp
11 4 (1.16%) CODA
11 4 (1.16%) PeopleSoft
11 4 (1.16%) Red Hat
12 3 (0.87%) EMC
12 3 (0.87%) HP
12 3 (0.87%) Micro Focus