The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle E-Business Suite (OEBS)
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank - 17 19
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 0 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland - 4.17% 3.42%
As % of the Business Applications category - 31.25% 57.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
Northern Ireland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 2 16 7
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 0.88% 13.33% 5.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 2
Median daily rate £500 £350 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.85% +55.55%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
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 Northern Ireland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 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 Northern Ireland

Oracle EBS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle EBS in Northern Ireland

Oracle EBS
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 26 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Oracle EBS.

1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (75.00%) Workflow
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Payroll
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence

Oracle EBS
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 2 (50.00%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Payroll
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (50.00%) E-Business Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Business Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Technical Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Payroll Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) Workflow
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle