The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 27 April 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)
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 35 41
Rank change year-on-year -2 +6  
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 3 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.96% 1.67% 0.76%
As % of the Business Applications category 9.38% 19.23% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Median daily rate £488 £424 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.11% +5.87%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £423 £410
% change year-on-year +6.50% +3.04%  
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 Merseyside with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
Merseyside
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 32 26 25
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 10.19% 8.67% 6.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 8
Median daily rate £450 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -15.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £375 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £540 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £420 £425
% change year-on-year +7.14% -1.17%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.77 £22.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year +66.02% -28.90%  

Oracle EBS
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Oracle EBS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle EBS in Merseyside

Oracle EBS
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
Liverpool -3 3 £488 +15.11% 1
Oracle EBS
North West

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Oracle EBS.

1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
1 9 (100.00%) SOA
1 9 (100.00%) Middleware
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
3 7 (77.78%) Performance Management
3 7 (77.78%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
4 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
5 5 (55.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
7 2 (22.22%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (11.11%) BPEL
8 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (11.11%) JMS
8 1 (11.11%) B2B
8 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (11.11%) Oracle Service Bus

Oracle EBS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 9 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) DBA
2 2 (22.22%) Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Middleware Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Middleware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) Middleware
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (11.11%) JMS
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) SOA
2 7 (77.78%) Performance Management
3 1 (11.11%) B2B
3 1 (11.11%) BPEL
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle