Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 6 months to 14 December 2018 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 > South East
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 289 315 248
Rank change year-on-year +26 -67 +35
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 93 60 128
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.55% 0.36% 0.79%
As % of the Business Applications category 8.36% 4.91% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 25 72
South East median daily rate £475 £450 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% -7.22% +14.25%
10th Percentile £361 £225 £319
90th Percentile £600 £533 £600
England median daily rate £473 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +11.18% -5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
South East median hourly rate £64.50 - -
England median hourly rate £10.38 £18.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year -43.15% +1.39% -34.55%

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 South East with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 1,113 1,223 1,345
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 6.59% 7.27% 8.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 607 694 783
South East median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £306 £300 £278
90th Percentile £613 £613 £575
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 12 21
South East median hourly rate £32.50 £34.43 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.59% +53.00% -18.18%
10th Percentile £11.50 £14.35 £10.23
90th Percentile £78.99 £59.90 £99.00
England median hourly rate £29.75 £22.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year +32.22% -19.64% -3.45%

Oracle EBS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle EBS in the South East

Oracle EBS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle EBS in the South East

Oracle EBS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle EBS in the South East over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle EBS in the South East

Oracle EBS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle EBS in the South East

Oracle EBS
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South East region over the 6 months to 14 December 2018. 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
Thames Valley +44 51 £525 +5.00%
Berkshire +5 34 £550 +56.03%
Hampshire -2 30 £438 +2.94% 11
Oxfordshire +18 12 £475 -5.00%
Buckinghamshire +25 5 - -
Kent +8 1 - -
Surrey -23 1 - -
Oracle EBS
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle EBS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Oracle EBS.

1 93 (100.00%) Oracle
2 51 (54.84%) Finance
3 38 (40.86%) Security Cleared
4 36 (38.71%) SC Cleared
5 34 (36.56%) Oracle EBS R12
6 31 (33.33%) SQL
7 28 (30.11%) Business Intelligence
8 24 (25.81%) Oracle Receivables
9 23 (24.73%) Oracle Reports
9 23 (24.73%) PL/SQL
10 21 (22.58%) Oracle General Ledger
11 20 (21.51%) Oracle Database
12 19 (20.43%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 18 (19.35%) Problem-Solving
14 17 (18.28%) Oracle Forms
14 17 (18.28%) Oracle Financials
15 13 (13.98%) Oracle Payables
15 13 (13.98%) Web Services
15 13 (13.98%) XML
16 12 (12.90%) Data Modelling
17 11 (11.83%) Self-Motivation
17 11 (11.83%) Personalization
17 11 (11.83%) General Ledger
18 10 (10.75%) Workday
18 10 (10.75%) CRM
18 10 (10.75%) ERP
18 10 (10.75%) Oracle Applications
18 10 (10.75%) Information Security
19 9 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
19 9 (9.68%) SOA

Oracle EBS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 9 (9.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (6.45%) Oracle Workflow
3 5 (5.38%) Oracle Service Bus
4 4 (4.30%) Oracle Self-Service HR
5 1 (1.08%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 34 (36.56%) Oracle EBS R12
2 24 (25.81%) Oracle Receivables
3 21 (22.58%) Oracle General Ledger
4 17 (18.28%) Oracle Financials
5 13 (13.98%) Oracle Payables
6 10 (10.75%) Oracle Applications
7 5 (5.38%) Oracle Assets
8 4 (4.30%) HFM
8 4 (4.30%) Oracle Payroll
9 2 (2.15%) Oracle Cash Management
10 1 (1.08%) Oracle 11i
10 1 (1.08%) Oracle AGIS
10 1 (1.08%) Oracle E-Business Tax
10 1 (1.08%) Oracle HRMS
10 1 (1.08%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 1 (1.08%) Oracle iProcurement
10 1 (1.08%) Oracle Retail
10 1 (1.08%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.23%) Oracle CX
2 2 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.15%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.08%) FTP
2 1 (1.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (24.73%) Oracle Reports
2 20 (21.51%) Oracle Database
3 19 (20.43%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 9 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (8.60%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (8.60%) Oracle ODI
6 6 (6.45%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (4.30%) Endeca
7 4 (4.30%) Essbase
7 4 (4.30%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (4.30%) Oracle Exadata
7 4 (4.30%) Star Schema
8 3 (3.23%) Oracle Discoverer
8 3 (3.23%) SQLPlus
9 1 (1.08%) Big Data
9 1 (1.08%) Data Lake
9 1 (1.08%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 17 (18.28%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (4.30%) JDeveloper
3 1 (1.08%) SoapUI
General
1 51 (54.84%) Finance
2 11 (11.83%) General Ledger
3 5 (5.38%) Manufacturing
3 5 (5.38%) Military
3 5 (5.38%) Publishing
4 2 (2.15%) Retail
5 1 (1.08%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.08%) Billing
Job Titles
1 25 (26.88%) Consultant
2 21 (22.58%) Analyst
3 19 (20.43%) Developer
4 18 (19.35%) Oracle Developer
5 17 (18.28%) Oracle Consultant
6 16 (17.20%) Oracle Analyst
7 9 (9.68%) Team Leader
7 9 (9.68%) Test Analyst
8 8 (8.60%) Functional Consultant
9 7 (7.53%) DBA
9 7 (7.53%) Oracle DBA
9 7 (7.53%) Oracle Functional Consultant
10 6 (6.45%) Oracle Financials Consultant
11 5 (5.38%) Architect
11 5 (5.38%) Integration Consultant
11 5 (5.38%) OBIEE Consultant
11 5 (5.38%) Oracle Financials Developer
12 4 (4.30%) Integration Developer
12 4 (4.30%) Oracle Applications DBA
12 4 (4.30%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.98%) Web Services
1 13 (13.98%) XML
2 6 (6.45%) Oracle Fusion
3 5 (5.38%) Middleware
4 4 (4.30%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 3 (3.23%) Oracle ADF
6 2 (2.15%) .NET
6 2 (2.15%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.15%) HTML
7 1 (1.08%) REST
7 1 (1.08%) SOAP
7 1 (1.08%) WSDL
7 1 (1.08%) XML Schema
7 1 (1.08%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.83%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.30%) Oracle Exalytics
4 3 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.45%) Unix
2 5 (5.38%) AIX
3 4 (4.30%) Linux
4 3 (3.23%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (30.11%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (19.35%) Problem-Solving
3 12 (12.90%) Data Modelling
4 11 (11.83%) Personalization
5 10 (10.75%) CRM
5 10 (10.75%) ERP
5 10 (10.75%) Information Security
6 9 (9.68%) SOA
7 8 (8.60%) Data Migration
7 8 (8.60%) Migration
8 7 (7.53%) BPEL
8 7 (7.53%) Quote-to-Cash
8 7 (7.53%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (6.45%) Change Management
9 6 (6.45%) Mentoring
9 6 (6.45%) Quality Management
9 6 (6.45%) Software Testing
9 6 (6.45%) Test Automation
9 6 (6.45%) Unit Testing
9 6 (6.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 31 (33.33%) SQL
2 23 (24.73%) PL/SQL
3 3 (3.23%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.15%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.08%) XPath
Qualifications
1 38 (40.86%) Security Cleared
2 36 (38.71%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.45%) Degree
4 2 (2.15%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.15%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.08%) HNC
5 1 (1.08%) HND
5 1 (1.08%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (4.30%) SLA
2 2 (2.15%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.08%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (3.23%) Data Guard
2 2 (2.15%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.08%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 93 (100.00%) Oracle
2 10 (10.75%) Workday
3 5 (5.38%) Informatica
4 4 (4.30%) Hyperion
4 4 (4.30%) Serena
5 3 (3.23%) IBM
6 2 (2.15%) HP
6 2 (2.15%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.08%) Ariba
7 1 (1.08%) Citrix
7 1 (1.08%) Remedy