The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 26 June 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 / North West
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 112 68
Rank change year-on-year -8 -44  
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 22 53 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.75% 1.41% 2.30%
As % of the Business Applications category 9.57% 16.31% 23.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 21 24
Median daily rate £440 £397 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.83% -20.60%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £318 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £550 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £465 £420 £425
% change year-on-year +10.71% -1.17%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £22.50

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 West with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 230 325 355
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 7.80% 8.66% 9.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 214 179
Median daily rate £450 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £575 £632
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £14.25 £11.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.54% -51.11%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -4.28% +55.55%  

Oracle EBS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Oracle EBS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle EBS in the North West

Oracle EBS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle EBS in the North West over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle EBS in the North West

Oracle EBS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle EBS in the North West

Oracle EBS
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Manchester +12 11 £500 +66.66% 1
Cheshire +27 3 £425 - 2
Lancashire +2 1 - -
Merseyside -34 1 £440 +10.00%
Oracle EBS
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 West region with a requirement for Oracle EBS.

1 28 (100.00%) Oracle
2 16 (57.14%) Finance
3 11 (39.29%) Oracle EBS R12
4 8 (28.57%) ERP
4 8 (28.57%) Oracle Database
5 7 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (21.43%) Business Analysis
6 6 (21.43%) Local Government
6 6 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (21.43%) Oracle HRMS
6 6 (21.43%) Business Process Analysis
6 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
6 6 (21.43%) System Testing
6 6 (21.43%) Process Improvement
7 5 (17.86%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared
7 5 (17.86%) Business Analytics
7 5 (17.86%) Analytics
7 5 (17.86%) Oracle Payables
7 5 (17.86%) Oracle APEX
7 5 (17.86%) QlikView
8 4 (14.29%) SOA
8 4 (14.29%) Oracle Payroll
8 4 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 4 (14.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 4 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
8 4 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (10.71%) Oracle Exadata
9 3 (10.71%) Time Management

Oracle EBS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 4 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 11 (39.29%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (21.43%) Oracle HRMS
3 5 (17.86%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (14.29%) Oracle Payroll
5 3 (10.71%) HFM
5 3 (10.71%) Oracle 11i
5 3 (10.71%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (7.14%) Oracle Assets
6 2 (7.14%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle iProcurement
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle iSupplier
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) DMZ
1 2 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) Oracle Database
2 7 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (17.86%) Oracle BI EE
3 5 (17.86%) QlikView
4 4 (14.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (10.71%) Endeca
5 3 (10.71%) Essbase
5 3 (10.71%) Oracle Exadata
5 3 (10.71%) Oracle ODI
5 3 (10.71%) Star Schema
6 2 (7.14%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
7 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle APEX
General
1 16 (57.14%) Finance
2 6 (21.43%) Local Government
3 1 (3.57%) General Ledger
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Consultant
2 10 (35.71%) Oracle Consultant
3 8 (28.57%) Analyst
3 8 (28.57%) Functional Analyst
3 8 (28.57%) Oracle Analyst
4 7 (25.00%) Business Analyst
4 7 (25.00%) Functional Business Analyst
4 7 (25.00%) Oracle Business Analyst
5 6 (21.43%) Oracle HRMS Analyst
6 5 (17.86%) Functional Consultant
6 5 (17.86%) Oracle Functional Consultant
6 5 (17.86%) Oracle HRMS Business Analyst
6 5 (17.86%) Oracle Payroll Analyst
6 5 (17.86%) QlikView Consultant
7 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 4 (14.29%) DBA
8 3 (10.71%) E-Business Consultant
8 3 (10.71%) Oracle DBA
8 3 (10.71%) Oracle Financials Consultant
8 3 (10.71%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (10.71%) Middleware
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (7.14%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle Exalytics
2 2 (7.14%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) AIX
1 2 (7.14%) Unix
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) ERP
2 7 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (21.43%) Business Analysis
3 6 (21.43%) Business Process Analysis
3 6 (21.43%) Process Improvement
3 6 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (21.43%) System Testing
4 5 (17.86%) Analytics
4 5 (17.86%) Business Analytics
5 4 (14.29%) SOA
6 3 (10.71%) Time Management
7 2 (7.14%) B2B
7 2 (7.14%) BPEL
7 2 (7.14%) Performance Management
7 2 (7.14%) Project Management
7 2 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (3.57%) CRM
8 1 (3.57%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (3.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 2 (7.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (10.71%) Hyperion
2 3 (10.71%) Informatica
3 2 (7.14%) IBM
3 2 (7.14%) Kofax
3 2 (7.14%) NetApp
3 2 (7.14%) Pegasus
4 1 (3.57%) Kronos