The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle E-Business Suite (OEBS)
England / North East
Rank 75 66 49
Rank change year-on-year -9 -17  
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 9 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.24% 1.03% 1.98%
As % of the Business Applications category 22.50% 12.16% 13.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 7
Median daily rate £360 £388 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.09% -6.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £358 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £404 £482
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £413
% change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
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 the North East with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 40 74 93
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 5.50% 8.49% 14.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 51 49
Median daily rate £360 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £441 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +41.81% +57.14%  

Oracle EBS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 the North East

Oracle EBS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle EBS in the North East

Oracle EBS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle EBS in the North East over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle EBS in the North East

Oracle EBS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle EBS in the North East

Oracle EBS
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 27 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
Durham - 6 £355 -
Tyne and Wear -18 2 - -
Oracle EBS
England

Oracle EBS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 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 North East region with a requirement for Oracle EBS.

1 30 (100.00%) Oracle
2 21 (70.00%) Oracle Database
3 18 (60.00%) Change Management
4 15 (50.00%) ITIL
5 14 (46.67%) Linux
6 13 (43.33%) Unix
6 13 (43.33%) Oracle Database 12c
6 13 (43.33%) High Availability
6 13 (43.33%) Oracle Application Server
7 12 (40.00%) PRINCE2
8 11 (36.67%) Oracle EBS R12
8 11 (36.67%) Data Guard
8 11 (36.67%) Open Source
8 11 (36.67%) SaaS
8 11 (36.67%) PaaS
8 11 (36.67%) IaaS
8 11 (36.67%) Performance Tuning
9 10 (33.33%) Data Management
9 10 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
10 9 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (26.67%) Oracle Database 11g
11 8 (26.67%) Windows
11 8 (26.67%) Oracle 11i
11 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
11 8 (26.67%) SQL
11 8 (26.67%) Finance
12 7 (23.33%) Configuration Management
12 7 (23.33%) RDBMS
12 7 (23.33%) AIX

Oracle EBS
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 13 (43.33%) Oracle Application Server
2 4 (13.33%) Tuxedo
2 4 (13.33%) WebLogic
3 3 (10.00%) JBoss
3 3 (10.00%) WildFly
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (16.67%) MS Office
2 5 (16.67%) MS Project
2 5 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 3 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (36.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (26.67%) Oracle 11i
3 3 (10.00%) BusinessWorks
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 11 (36.67%) IaaS
1 11 (36.67%) PaaS
1 11 (36.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (70.00%) Oracle Database
2 13 (43.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 10 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (26.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (23.33%) RDBMS
5 7 (23.33%) Relational Database
6 6 (20.00%) DB2
7 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
7 2 (6.67%) Oracle Discoverer
8 1 (3.33%) Ingres
8 1 (3.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) CA Gen
2 2 (6.67%) Toad
General
1 8 (26.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (63.33%) DBA
2 18 (60.00%) Oracle DBA
3 6 (20.00%) Project Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Administrator
4 3 (10.00%) Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Implementation Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Implementation Project Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle Project Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Project Implementation Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Senior DBA
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Oracle DBA
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (6.67%) E-Business Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle Technical Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Senior IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 4 (13.33%) Middleware
3 1 (3.33%) JMS
3 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Data Structures
2 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (46.67%) Linux
2 13 (43.33%) Unix
3 8 (26.67%) Windows
4 7 (23.33%) AIX
5 4 (13.33%) MVS
5 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
6 3 (10.00%) HPUX
6 3 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (10.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) Change Management
2 15 (50.00%) ITIL
3 13 (43.33%) High Availability
4 12 (40.00%) PRINCE2
5 11 (36.67%) Open Source
5 11 (36.67%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (33.33%) Data Management
7 9 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (23.33%) Configuration Management
8 7 (23.33%) DevOps
8 7 (23.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 7 (23.33%) Release Management
9 6 (20.00%) Data Protection
9 6 (20.00%) Information Governance
9 6 (20.00%) Problem Management
10 5 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (16.67%) Resource Management
10 5 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
11 4 (13.33%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) SQL
2 4 (13.33%) Java
3 3 (10.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 11 (36.67%) Data Guard
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) TIBCO
3 3 (10.00%) CA
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft