Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 297 310 254
Rank change year-on-year +13 -56 +16
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 81 57 130
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.50% 0.35% 0.77%
As % of the Business Applications category 7.62% 4.64% 9.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 26 74
South East median daily rate £475 £488 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.56% +0.52% +13.45%
10th Percentile £413 £263 £321
90th Percentile £600 £638 £593
England median daily rate £473 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.86% -2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £10.50 £18.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year -42.47% +1.39% -20.00%

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 1,063 1,229 1,350
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 6.52% 7.57% 7.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 590 694 787
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £307 £300 £263
90th Percentile £600 £607 £575
England median daily rate £475 £463 £440
% change year-on-year +2.70% +5.11% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 28
South East median hourly rate £32.50 £36.93 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.98% +84.63% -27.27%
10th Percentile £15.90 £14.55 £10.23
90th Percentile £80.62 £57.70 £99.00
England median hourly rate £24.00 £26.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% +9.89%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +16 43 £475 -5.00%
Berkshire +7 26 £513 +45.39%
Hampshire -11 23 £456 -6.41% 3
Oxfordshire +6 12 £475 -5.00%
Buckinghamshire +17 5 - -
Surrey -17 2 - -
Kent +6 1 - -
Oracle EBS
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 81 (100.00%) Oracle
2 42 (51.85%) Finance
3 34 (41.98%) Oracle EBS R12
4 28 (34.57%) SQL
5 25 (30.86%) Oracle Reports
5 25 (30.86%) Oracle Receivables
6 24 (29.63%) Business Intelligence
7 22 (27.16%) PL/SQL
7 22 (27.16%) Oracle Database
7 22 (27.16%) Security Cleared
7 22 (27.16%) SC Cleared
8 21 (25.93%) Oracle General Ledger
8 21 (25.93%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 19 (23.46%) Oracle Forms
10 14 (17.28%) Oracle Financials
10 14 (17.28%) Oracle Payables
11 13 (16.05%) Problem-Solving
11 13 (16.05%) Web Services
11 13 (16.05%) XML
12 12 (14.81%) Data Modelling
13 11 (13.58%) General Ledger
13 11 (13.58%) Personalization
14 9 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
14 9 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 9 (11.11%) Oracle Applications
14 9 (11.11%) SOA
14 9 (11.11%) CRM
15 8 (9.88%) Data Warehouse
15 8 (9.88%) Oracle Workflow
15 8 (9.88%) Workflow

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 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 8 (9.88%) Oracle Workflow
3 5 (6.17%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (3.70%) Oracle Self-Service HR
5 1 (1.23%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 34 (41.98%) Oracle EBS R12
2 25 (30.86%) Oracle Receivables
3 21 (25.93%) Oracle General Ledger
4 14 (17.28%) Oracle Financials
4 14 (17.28%) Oracle Payables
5 9 (11.11%) Oracle Applications
6 7 (8.64%) Oracle Assets
7 4 (4.94%) HFM
8 3 (3.70%) Oracle Payroll
9 2 (2.47%) Oracle Cash Management
10 1 (1.23%) Oracle AGIS
10 1 (1.23%) Oracle E-Business Tax
10 1 (1.23%) Oracle Retail
10 1 (1.23%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.70%) Oracle CX
2 2 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.94%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.70%) SAN
3 1 (1.23%) FTP
3 1 (1.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (30.86%) Oracle Reports
2 22 (27.16%) Oracle Database
3 21 (25.93%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 8 (9.88%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (8.64%) Oracle BI EE
5 7 (8.64%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (8.64%) Oracle ODI
6 4 (4.94%) Endeca
6 4 (4.94%) Essbase
6 4 (4.94%) Oracle Exadata
6 4 (4.94%) SQLPlus
6 4 (4.94%) Star Schema
7 3 (3.70%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (3.70%) Oracle Discoverer
8 1 (1.23%) Big Data
8 1 (1.23%) Data Lake
8 1 (1.23%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 19 (23.46%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (4.94%) JDeveloper
3 1 (1.23%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 42 (51.85%) Finance
2 11 (13.58%) General Ledger
3 5 (6.17%) Manufacturing
3 5 (6.17%) Publishing
4 3 (3.70%) Military
5 2 (2.47%) Retail
6 1 (1.23%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.23%) Billing
Job Titles
1 21 (25.93%) Analyst
2 20 (24.69%) Consultant
3 19 (23.46%) Developer
4 18 (22.22%) Oracle Developer
5 17 (20.99%) Oracle Consultant
6 14 (17.28%) Oracle Analyst
7 7 (8.64%) Technical Analyst
8 6 (7.41%) DBA
8 6 (7.41%) Functional Consultant
8 6 (7.41%) Oracle DBA
8 6 (7.41%) Oracle Functional Consultant
8 6 (7.41%) Test Analyst
9 5 (6.17%) Architect
9 5 (6.17%) E-Business Analyst
9 5 (6.17%) Functional Analyst
9 5 (6.17%) Integration Consultant
9 5 (6.17%) OBIEE Consultant
9 5 (6.17%) Oracle Financials Consultant
9 5 (6.17%) Oracle Financials Developer
9 5 (6.17%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.05%) Web Services
1 13 (16.05%) XML
2 5 (6.17%) Middleware
2 5 (6.17%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (4.94%) .NET
3 4 (4.94%) ASP.NET
3 4 (4.94%) HTML
3 4 (4.94%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 3 (3.70%) Oracle ADF
5 1 (1.23%) REST
5 1 (1.23%) SOAP
5 1 (1.23%) WSDL
5 1 (1.23%) XML Schema
5 1 (1.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (4.94%) Oracle Exalytics
3 3 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.41%) Unix
2 5 (6.17%) AIX
3 4 (4.94%) Linux
4 3 (3.70%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (29.63%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (16.05%) Problem-Solving
3 12 (14.81%) Data Modelling
4 11 (13.58%) Personalization
5 9 (11.11%) CRM
5 9 (11.11%) SOA
6 8 (9.88%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (9.88%) Workflow
7 7 (8.64%) BPEL
7 7 (8.64%) Quote-to-Cash
7 7 (8.64%) Test Scripting
8 6 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (7.41%) Business Process Mapping
8 6 (7.41%) Data Migration
8 6 (7.41%) Migration
8 6 (7.41%) Scrum
9 5 (6.17%) Change Management
9 5 (6.17%) Data Protection
9 5 (6.17%) Information Security
9 5 (6.17%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (34.57%) SQL
2 22 (27.16%) PL/SQL
3 4 (4.94%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.23%) XPath
Qualifications
1 22 (27.16%) SC Cleared
1 22 (27.16%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.17%) Degree
2 5 (6.17%) ISTQB
3 4 (4.94%) ISEB
3 4 (4.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.47%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.23%) HNC
5 1 (1.23%) HND
5 1 (1.23%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.23%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.70%) SLA
2 2 (2.47%) GDPR
2 2 (2.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.47%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.47%) Data Guard
2 2 (2.47%) HP ALM
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 81 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (6.17%) HP
2 5 (6.17%) Informatica
2 5 (6.17%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.17%) Workday
3 4 (4.94%) Hyperion
4 3 (3.70%) Citrix
4 3 (3.70%) IBM
4 3 (3.70%) Serena
5 1 (1.23%) Ariba