The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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)
North West / Lancashire
Rank 30 - 42
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.49% - 0.79%
As % of the Business Applications category 6.25% - 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £400 - £500
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 Lancashire with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
Lancashire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 16 18 35
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 7.80% 4.21% 9.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 23
Median daily rate £413 £388 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% -12.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £335 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £475 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 1
Median hourly rate - £69.07 £26.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +157.43%  
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 Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire 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 Lancashire

Oracle EBS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle EBS in Lancashire

Oracle EBS
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire 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
Preston - 1 £400 -
Oracle EBS
North West

Oracle EBS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Oracle EBS.

1 23 (100.00%) Oracle
2 20 (86.96%) Oracle EBS R12
3 16 (69.57%) ITIL
4 15 (65.22%) Change Management
5 14 (60.87%) SaaS
5 14 (60.87%) Oracle Application Server
5 14 (60.87%) IaaS
5 14 (60.87%) Oracle Database 12c
5 14 (60.87%) Oracle Database
6 13 (56.52%) Performance Tuning
6 13 (56.52%) High Availability
6 13 (56.52%) PaaS
7 12 (52.17%) Open Source
7 12 (52.17%) Oracle Reports
8 10 (43.48%) ERP
8 10 (43.48%) Data Management
9 9 (39.13%) Security Cleared
9 9 (39.13%) Python
9 9 (39.13%) Shell Script
9 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
9 9 (39.13%) Perl
9 9 (39.13%) Test Strategy
9 9 (39.13%) Virtual Team
10 8 (34.78%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (34.78%) PRINCE2
10 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (30.43%) Ruby
11 7 (30.43%) Integration Testing
11 7 (30.43%) .NET
11 7 (30.43%) C

Oracle EBS
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 14 (60.87%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 20 (86.96%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle Cash Management
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (13.04%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 14 (60.87%) IaaS
1 14 (60.87%) SaaS
2 13 (56.52%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (60.87%) Oracle Database
1 14 (60.87%) Oracle Database 12c
2 12 (52.17%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (4.35%) NonStop SQL
General
1 5 (21.74%) General Ledger
2 3 (13.04%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Local Government
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) DBA
1 9 (39.13%) Oracle DBA
2 8 (34.78%) Test Engineer
3 7 (30.43%) Senior Test Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Applications Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.35%) Applications Support Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Applications Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Applications Support
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) QA Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared DBA
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Tester
5 1 (4.35%) Support Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.35%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Virtual Team
2 1 (4.35%) CESG
2 1 (4.35%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) ITIL
2 15 (65.22%) Change Management
3 13 (56.52%) High Availability
3 13 (56.52%) Performance Tuning
4 12 (52.17%) Open Source
5 10 (43.48%) Data Management
5 10 (43.48%) ERP
6 9 (39.13%) Test Strategy
7 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (34.78%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (34.78%) PRINCE2
8 7 (30.43%) DevOps
8 7 (30.43%) Integration Testing
9 6 (26.09%) Automated Testing
9 6 (26.09%) Problem Management
10 5 (21.74%) Cash Management
10 5 (21.74%) Functional Testing
10 5 (21.74%) SFIA
11 4 (17.39%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 4 (17.39%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
1 9 (39.13%) Perl
1 9 (39.13%) Python
1 9 (39.13%) Shell Script
2 7 (30.43%) C
2 7 (30.43%) C#
2 7 (30.43%) Java
2 7 (30.43%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Security Cleared
2 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (4.35%) CISSP
4 1 (4.35%) CLAS
4 1 (4.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) QA
2 2 (8.70%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Oracle