Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 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)
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 549 327 348
Rank change year-on-year -222 +21 -60
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 321 724 696
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.34% 0.74% 0.68%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.24% 8.86% 8.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 423 338
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £311 £320 £309
90th Percentile £550 £588 £614
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
England median hourly rate £18.25 £18.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.39% -34.55% +14.58%
10th Percentile £16.98 £17.00 £26.25
90th Percentile £18.93 £19.00 £28.75
UK median hourly rate £18.25 £18.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +1.39% -34.55% +14.58%

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 7566 8167 8335
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 7.97% 8.34% 8.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 4570 4979 4814
England median daily rate £475 £445 £434
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.74% +2.48% -0.17%
10th Percentile £309 £300 £275
90th Percentile £650 £601 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £440 £435
% change year-on-year +7.95% +1.15% +0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 93 116
England median hourly rate £27.50 £31.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.29% +12.73% +4.76%
10th Percentile £12.26 £9.65 £11.63
90th Percentile £62.10 £99.00 £52.47
UK median hourly rate £29.00 £31.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -6.45% +6.90% +4.50%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 -128 117 £488 -2.50% 11
South East -60 58 £475 -2.06% 2
South West 0 44 £425 - 8
North of England -53 43 £400 -8.57% 6
Midlands -39 40 £413 +3.13% 1
North West -64 32 £378 -8.48% 2
West Midlands -17 29 £438 +15.74% 1
East of England -22 19 £438 +19.70% 3
East Midlands -22 11 £375 -16.67%
North East +19 7 £550 +25.71%
Yorkshire +22 2 - - 4
Oracle EBS
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 England region with a requirement for Oracle EBS.

1 321 (100.00%) Oracle
2 172 (53.58%) Finance
3 135 (42.06%) Oracle EBS R12
4 92 (28.66%) SQL
5 78 (24.30%) Oracle Payables
6 69 (21.50%) Oracle Receivables
7 61 (19.00%) PL/SQL
7 61 (19.00%) Business Intelligence
8 53 (16.51%) Oracle BI EE
9 51 (15.89%) ERP
10 50 (15.58%) Oracle Reports
11 48 (14.95%) Oracle Applications
12 46 (14.33%) Migration
12 46 (14.33%) Oracle Database
13 44 (13.71%) Workflow
13 44 (13.71%) Oracle Workflow
14 42 (13.08%) Oracle iProcurement
14 42 (13.08%) User Acceptance Testing
15 41 (12.77%) Oracle General Ledger
15 41 (12.77%) Oracle Financials
16 40 (12.46%) SOA
16 40 (12.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 38 (11.84%) Oracle Assets
18 36 (11.21%) Oracle Fusion
19 35 (10.90%) Agile Software Development
20 33 (10.28%) General Ledger
21 30 (9.35%) Oracle BI Publisher
22 28 (8.72%) Stakeholder Management
22 28 (8.72%) Unix
22 28 (8.72%) Oracle Forms

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 (13.71%) Oracle Workflow
2 40 (12.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 22 (6.85%) WebLogic
4 15 (4.67%) Confluence
5 5 (1.56%) Apache
5 5 (1.56%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.25%) Oracle 10gAS
6 4 (1.25%) Oracle Self-Service HR
7 3 (0.93%) Oracle Service Bus
7 3 (0.93%) Oracle UPK
8 2 (0.62%) Drupal
8 2 (0.62%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.31%) GeoServer
9 1 (0.31%) IBM Transformation Extender
9 1 (0.31%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.31%) SAS
9 1 (0.31%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.31%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 7 (2.18%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (1.25%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 135 (42.06%) Oracle EBS R12
2 78 (24.30%) Oracle Payables
3 69 (21.50%) Oracle Receivables
4 48 (14.95%) Oracle Applications
5 42 (13.08%) Oracle iProcurement
6 41 (12.77%) Oracle Financials
6 41 (12.77%) Oracle General Ledger
7 38 (11.84%) Oracle Assets
8 24 (7.48%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 20 (6.23%) Oracle Payroll
10 19 (5.92%) Oracle ERP
11 18 (5.61%) Oracle Cash Management
12 16 (4.98%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 9 (2.80%) Oracle HRMS
13 9 (2.80%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
14 7 (2.18%) Oracle 11i
15 5 (1.56%) Maximo
15 5 (1.56%) Oracle ASCP
15 5 (1.56%) Oracle FAH
15 5 (1.56%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.12%) Taleo
2 3 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.93%) IaaS
3 1 (0.31%) Office 365
3 1 (0.31%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.31%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.05%) Internet
2 11 (3.43%) SMS
3 3 (0.93%) Firewall
3 3 (0.93%) SSL
4 1 (0.31%) DHCP
4 1 (0.31%) DNS
4 1 (0.31%) HTTP
4 1 (0.31%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.31%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.31%) Skype
4 1 (0.31%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.31%) VLAN
4 1 (0.31%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (16.51%) Oracle BI EE
2 50 (15.58%) Oracle Reports
3 46 (14.33%) Oracle Database
4 30 (9.35%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 20 (6.23%) Oracle ODI
6 18 (5.61%) Oracle Discoverer
7 16 (4.98%) Oracle Database 11g
8 12 (3.74%) RDBMS
8 12 (3.74%) Relational Database
9 10 (3.12%) Oracle Database 10g
10 7 (2.18%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (2.18%) Oracle Exadata
10 7 (2.18%) QlikView
10 7 (2.18%) SQL Server
11 6 (1.87%) Essbase
12 5 (1.56%) Oracle Database 12c
13 4 (1.25%) Oracle Smart View
14 3 (0.93%) MS Access
14 3 (0.93%) SQLPlus
15 2 (0.62%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 28 (8.72%) Oracle Forms
2 19 (5.92%) JIRA
3 15 (4.67%) Ant
3 15 (4.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 15 (4.67%) Gradle
3 15 (4.67%) Jenkins
3 15 (4.67%) MSBuild
3 15 (4.67%) Oracle APEX
3 15 (4.67%) TeamCity
4 7 (2.18%) JDeveloper
5 5 (1.56%) ProC
5 5 (1.56%) Toad
6 4 (1.25%) JUnit
6 4 (1.25%) LoadRunner
6 4 (1.25%) Moq
6 4 (1.25%) NSubstitute
6 4 (1.25%) NUnit
6 4 (1.25%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (0.93%) Subversion
8 2 (0.62%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 172 (53.58%) Finance
2 33 (10.28%) General Ledger
3 18 (5.61%) Billing
4 15 (4.67%) Retail
5 7 (2.18%) Local Government
5 7 (2.18%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.56%) Banking
7 2 (0.62%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.62%) Marketing
7 2 (0.62%) Publishing
8 1 (0.31%) Back Office
8 1 (0.31%) International Banking
8 1 (0.31%) Law
8 1 (0.31%) Legal
8 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 70 (21.81%) Consultant
2 68 (21.18%) Analyst
3 63 (19.63%) Oracle Consultant
4 50 (15.58%) Developer
5 46 (14.33%) Oracle Analyst
6 39 (12.15%) DBA
7 38 (11.84%) Oracle Developer
8 37 (11.53%) Oracle DBA
9 26 (8.10%) Functional Consultant
9 26 (8.10%) Oracle Functional Consultant
10 22 (6.85%) Functional Analyst
10 22 (6.85%) Oracle Applications DBA
11 16 (4.98%) Support Analyst
12 15 (4.67%) Architect
13 14 (4.36%) E-Business Consultant
13 14 (4.36%) Oracle Support Analyst
14 13 (4.05%) Financial Analyst
15 12 (3.74%) Oracle Financials Consultant
15 12 (3.74%) Project Manager
16 11 (3.43%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (11.21%) Oracle Fusion
2 20 (6.23%) Web Services
3 19 (5.92%) XML
4 17 (5.30%) Middleware
5 6 (1.87%) WebCenter
6 4 (1.25%) REST
6 4 (1.25%) SOAP
7 3 (0.93%) .NET
7 3 (0.93%) OC4J
8 2 (0.62%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 1 (0.31%) JMS
9 1 (0.31%) OAuth2
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle ADF
9 1 (0.31%) RESTful
9 1 (0.31%) WSDL
9 1 (0.31%) XML Schema
9 1 (0.31%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.17%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (2.18%) Oracle Exalytics
2 7 (2.18%) Private Cloud
3 5 (1.56%) Replication
4 4 (1.25%) Data Centre
4 4 (1.25%) Management Information System
5 3 (0.93%) Data Structures
6 2 (0.62%) Clustering
6 2 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.62%) FMCG
6 2 (0.62%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (0.62%) Life Science
7 1 (0.31%) Derivative
7 1 (0.31%) Equities
7 1 (0.31%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.31%) iPad
7 1 (0.31%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.31%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 28 (8.72%) Unix
2 14 (4.36%) Linux
3 7 (2.18%) Windows
4 6 (1.87%) Solaris
5 3 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.62%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (19.00%) Business Intelligence
2 51 (15.89%) ERP
3 46 (14.33%) Migration
4 44 (13.71%) Workflow
5 42 (13.08%) User Acceptance Testing
6 40 (12.46%) SOA
7 35 (10.90%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (8.72%) Stakeholder Management
9 26 (8.10%) ITIL
10 24 (7.48%) Test Scripting
11 22 (6.85%) Configuration Management
11 22 (6.85%) Data Migration
12 18 (5.61%) Project Management
13 17 (5.30%) Cash Management
13 17 (5.30%) CRM
14 16 (4.98%) Performance Tuning
14 16 (4.98%) Scenario Testing
15 15 (4.67%) Analytics
15 15 (4.67%) DevOps
16 14 (4.36%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 92 (28.66%) SQL
2 61 (19.00%) PL/SQL
3 16 (4.98%) Java
4 15 (4.67%) PowerShell
4 15 (4.67%) Shell Script
5 5 (1.56%) JavaScript
6 4 (1.25%) C#
7 3 (0.93%) C
8 1 (0.31%) Perl
8 1 (0.31%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (7.79%) Security Cleared
2 13 (4.05%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.56%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (1.56%) Oracle Certification
4 4 (1.25%) CTC Cleared
4 4 (1.25%) Degree
5 2 (0.62%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.62%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.31%) CCNA
6 1 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.31%) ISEB
6 1 (0.31%) MBA
6 1 (0.31%) MCITP
6 1 (0.31%) MCSE
6 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.31%) NCDA
6 1 (0.31%) RHCE
6 1 (0.31%) RHCT
6 1 (0.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.05%) QA
2 6 (1.87%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.25%) PMO
4 2 (0.62%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.62%) SLA
5 1 (0.31%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.31%) GAAP
5 1 (0.31%) GDPR
System Software
1 14 (4.36%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (0.93%) SRDF
3 1 (0.31%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.31%) Docker
3 1 (0.31%) NFS
3 1 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.31%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (4.98%) Ansible
1 16 (4.98%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (4.67%) Puppet
2 15 (4.67%) Salt
3 14 (4.36%) Oracle RMAN
4 13 (4.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 12 (3.74%) Data Guard
6 5 (1.56%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 5 (1.56%) Oracle Identity Management
7 3 (0.93%) Oracle ZFS
7 3 (0.93%) QRadar
8 1 (0.31%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.31%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.31%) vMotion
8 1 (0.31%) vRealize
Vendors
1 321 (100.00%) Oracle
2 18 (5.61%) SAP
3 17 (5.30%) Hyperion
4 14 (4.36%) Microsoft
5 9 (2.80%) Pegasus
6 5 (1.56%) IBM
6 5 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.25%) CODA
8 3 (0.93%) EMC
8 3 (0.93%) HP
8 3 (0.93%) IFS
8 3 (0.93%) NetApp
8 3 (0.93%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (0.62%) Concur
9 2 (0.62%) Informatica
9 2 (0.62%) VMware
10 1 (0.31%) ATG
10 1 (0.31%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.31%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.31%) Symantec