Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 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)
England > Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 202 157 187
Rank change year-on-year -45 +30 -36
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 39 106 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.48% 1.10% 0.59%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.10% 9.33% 6.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 52 22
Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.61% -2.92%
10th Percentile £300 £305 £315
90th Percentile £553 £534 £603
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England 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 the Midlands with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 764 1136 723
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 9.37% 11.75% 8.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 456 618 384
Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £276
90th Percentile £575 £600 £556
England median daily rate £475 £445 £438
% change year-on-year +6.74% +1.71% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 19
Midlands median hourly rate £30.00 £17.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +71.43% -23.91% -26.98%
10th Percentile £15.25 £10.70 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £38.00 £43.75
England median hourly rate £27.25 £31.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -12.10% +12.73% +2.50%

Oracle EBS
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle EBS in the Midlands

Oracle EBS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle EBS in the Midlands

Oracle EBS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle EBS in the Midlands over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle EBS in the Midlands

Oracle EBS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle EBS in the Midlands

Oracle EBS
Contract Job Locations in the Midlands

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 Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 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
West Midlands -19 29 £438 +15.74%
East Midlands -17 10 £375 -16.67% 1
Oracle EBS
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Oracle EBS.

1 39 (100.00%) Oracle
2 21 (53.85%) Oracle BI EE
3 17 (43.59%) Oracle EBS R12
4 12 (30.77%) Finance
4 12 (30.77%) Migration
5 11 (28.21%) Oracle Applications
6 10 (25.64%) Unix
7 9 (23.08%) Shell Script
8 7 (17.95%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (15.38%) Database Tuning
10 5 (12.82%) Data Guard
10 5 (12.82%) Oracle Fusion
10 5 (12.82%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (12.82%) Test Strategy
10 5 (12.82%) Oracle RMAN
10 5 (12.82%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (12.82%) Linux
10 5 (12.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 5 (12.82%) Scenario Testing
11 4 (10.26%) ERP
11 4 (10.26%) SQL
11 4 (10.26%) Oracle Receivables
11 4 (10.26%) Data Centre
11 4 (10.26%) Data Migration
11 4 (10.26%) Oracle RAC
12 3 (7.69%) Oracle ASCP
12 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (7.69%) Oracle APEX
12 3 (7.69%) Software Testing
12 3 (7.69%) Retail

Oracle EBS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 3 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (7.69%) WebLogic
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle UPK
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 17 (43.59%) Oracle EBS R12
2 11 (28.21%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (10.26%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (7.69%) Oracle ASCP
4 3 (7.69%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (7.69%) Oracle iProcurement
4 3 (7.69%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (5.13%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (5.13%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (5.13%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (2.56%) NetSuite
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (2.56%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (53.85%) Oracle BI EE
2 5 (12.82%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 12 (30.77%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Retail
3 2 (5.13%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.56%) Back Office
4 1 (2.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (28.21%) DBA
2 10 (25.64%) Analyst
2 10 (25.64%) Oracle Applications DBA
2 10 (25.64%) Oracle DBA
3 5 (12.82%) Architect
3 5 (12.82%) Test Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Consultant
5 3 (7.69%) Data Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Oracle Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Oracle Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Oracle Consultant
5 3 (7.69%) Training Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Applications Architect
6 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Report Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Security Architect
6 2 (5.13%) Supply Chain Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Business Consultant
7 1 (2.56%) E-Business Consultant
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.82%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (2.56%) .NET
2 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.56%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.56%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.64%) Unix
2 5 (12.82%) Linux
3 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) Migration
2 7 (17.95%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (15.38%) Database Tuning
4 5 (12.82%) Scenario Testing
4 5 (12.82%) Test Strategy
4 5 (12.82%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (10.26%) Data Migration
5 4 (10.26%) ERP
6 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (7.69%) Data Cleansing
6 3 (7.69%) Programme Governance
6 3 (7.69%) Security Operations
6 3 (7.69%) SOA
6 3 (7.69%) Software Testing
7 2 (5.13%) Cash Management
7 2 (5.13%) Data Modelling
7 2 (5.13%) Facilities Management
7 2 (5.13%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (5.13%) Use Case
7 2 (5.13%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.08%) Shell Script
2 4 (10.26%) SQL
3 2 (5.13%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.56%) Java
4 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) MBA
1 1 (2.56%) OCP
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) PMO
2 1 (2.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) Data Guard
1 5 (12.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (12.82%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (7.69%) QRadar
Vendors
1 39 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.13%) Hyperion
3 2 (5.13%) Pegasus
4 1 (2.56%) CODA
4 1 (2.56%) CommVault
4 1 (2.56%) IFS
4 1 (2.56%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.56%) SAP
4 1 (2.56%) Workday