Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 24 November 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)
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 546 325 350
Rank change year-on-year -221 +25 -76
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 362 771 772
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.35% 0.73% 0.67%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.44% 8.80% 8.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 436 365
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £313 £319 £306
90th Percentile £550 £588 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £430
% change year-on-year - -1.16% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
UK median hourly rate £18.25 £18.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.39% -34.55% +14.58%
10th Percentile £16.98 £17.00 £26.25
90th Percentile £18.93 £19.00 £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £27.50

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 with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 8151 8765 9393
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.91% 8.35% 8.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 4817 5231 5215
UK median daily rate £475 £445 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.74% +2.30% +1.16%
10th Percentile £306 £300 £275
90th Percentile £650 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +3.53% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 100 142
UK median hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -5.08% +6.31%
10th Percentile £12.26 £10.16 £12.00
90th Percentile £62.10 £88.20 £57.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.58 £31.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -1.37% +12.73% -12.70%

Oracle EBS
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Oracle EBS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle EBS in the UK

Oracle EBS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle EBS in the UK

Oracle EBS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle EBS over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle EBS in the UK

Oracle EBS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle EBS in the UK

Oracle EBS
Top 14 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
England -227 324 £450 - 33
UK excluding London -156 214 £425 - 23
London -107 120 £475 -5.00% 12
South East -64 59 £475 -2.06% 4
South West -7 44 £425 - 8
North of England -61 44 £400 -8.57% 5
Midlands -33 38 £400 - 1
North West -47 33 £355 -11.25% 1
West Midlands -21 29 £438 +15.74% 1
East of England -12 19 £438 +19.70% 3
Scotland -4 10 £475 +36.69% 2
East Midlands -21 9 £375 -16.67%
North East +14 7 £550 +25.71%
Yorkshire +23 2 - - 4

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 with a requirement for Oracle EBS.

1 362 (100.00%) Oracle
2 192 (53.04%) Finance
3 156 (43.09%) Oracle EBS R12
4 95 (26.24%) SQL
5 81 (22.38%) Oracle Payables
6 75 (20.72%) Oracle Receivables
7 65 (17.96%) Business Intelligence
8 64 (17.68%) PL/SQL
9 61 (16.85%) ERP
10 56 (15.47%) Oracle BI EE
11 51 (14.09%) Oracle Reports
11 51 (14.09%) Oracle Applications
12 50 (13.81%) Migration
13 48 (13.26%) Oracle Database
14 47 (12.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 47 (12.98%) User Acceptance Testing
14 47 (12.98%) SOA
15 46 (12.71%) Oracle Fusion
16 45 (12.43%) Oracle Financials
16 45 (12.43%) Oracle Workflow
16 45 (12.43%) Workflow
17 43 (11.88%) Oracle General Ledger
18 42 (11.60%) Oracle iProcurement
19 37 (10.22%) Agile Software Development
19 37 (10.22%) Oracle Assets
20 32 (8.84%) Stakeholder Management
20 32 (8.84%) General Ledger
21 30 (8.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
22 29 (8.01%) Oracle Forms
23 28 (7.73%) Unix

Oracle EBS
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 47 (12.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 45 (12.43%) Oracle Workflow
3 22 (6.08%) WebLogic
4 15 (4.14%) Confluence
5 5 (1.38%) Apache
5 5 (1.38%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.10%) Oracle 10gAS
6 4 (1.10%) Oracle Self-Service HR
7 3 (0.83%) Oracle Service Bus
7 3 (0.83%) Oracle UPK
8 2 (0.55%) Drupal
8 2 (0.55%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.28%) IBM Transformation Extender
9 1 (0.28%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.28%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.28%) SAS
9 1 (0.28%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (1.93%) Spreadsheet
2 5 (1.38%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.83%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.55%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 156 (43.09%) Oracle EBS R12
2 81 (22.38%) Oracle Payables
3 75 (20.72%) Oracle Receivables
4 51 (14.09%) Oracle Applications
5 45 (12.43%) Oracle Financials
6 43 (11.88%) Oracle General Ledger
7 42 (11.60%) Oracle iProcurement
8 37 (10.22%) Oracle Assets
9 27 (7.46%) Oracle ERP
10 24 (6.63%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 20 (5.52%) Oracle Payroll
12 18 (4.97%) Oracle Cash Management
13 17 (4.70%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
14 9 (2.49%) Oracle 11i
14 9 (2.49%) Oracle HRMS
14 9 (2.49%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
15 5 (1.38%) Maximo
15 5 (1.38%) Oracle ASCP
15 5 (1.38%) Oracle FAH
15 5 (1.38%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.76%) Taleo
2 3 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.83%) IaaS
3 2 (0.55%) PaaS
3 2 (0.55%) SaaS
4 1 (0.28%) FinancialForce
4 1 (0.28%) Office 365
4 1 (0.28%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.28%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.59%) Internet
2 11 (3.04%) SMS
3 3 (0.83%) Firewall
3 3 (0.83%) SSL
4 1 (0.28%) DHCP
4 1 (0.28%) DNS
4 1 (0.28%) HTTP
4 1 (0.28%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.28%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.28%) Skype
4 1 (0.28%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.28%) VLAN
4 1 (0.28%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (15.47%) Oracle BI EE
2 51 (14.09%) Oracle Reports
3 48 (13.26%) Oracle Database
4 30 (8.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 20 (5.52%) Oracle Discoverer
5 20 (5.52%) Oracle ODI
6 18 (4.97%) Oracle Database 11g
7 12 (3.31%) RDBMS
7 12 (3.31%) Relational Database
8 10 (2.76%) Oracle Database 10g
9 8 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (1.93%) Oracle Exadata
10 7 (1.93%) QlikView
10 7 (1.93%) SQL Server
11 6 (1.66%) Essbase
12 5 (1.38%) Oracle Database 12c
13 4 (1.10%) Oracle Smart View
14 3 (0.83%) MS Access
14 3 (0.83%) SQLPlus
15 2 (0.55%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 29 (8.01%) Oracle Forms
2 19 (5.25%) JIRA
3 15 (4.14%) Ant
3 15 (4.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 15 (4.14%) Gradle
3 15 (4.14%) Jenkins
3 15 (4.14%) MSBuild
3 15 (4.14%) Oracle APEX
3 15 (4.14%) TeamCity
4 7 (1.93%) JDeveloper
5 5 (1.38%) ProC
5 5 (1.38%) Toad
6 4 (1.10%) JUnit
6 4 (1.10%) LoadRunner
6 4 (1.10%) Moq
6 4 (1.10%) NSubstitute
6 4 (1.10%) NUnit
6 4 (1.10%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (0.83%) Subversion
8 2 (0.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 192 (53.04%) Finance
2 32 (8.84%) General Ledger
3 21 (5.80%) Billing
4 14 (3.87%) Retail
5 10 (2.76%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.93%) Local Government
7 5 (1.38%) Banking
8 2 (0.55%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.55%) Legal
8 2 (0.55%) Marketing
8 2 (0.55%) Publishing
9 1 (0.28%) Advertising
9 1 (0.28%) Back Office
9 1 (0.28%) International Banking
9 1 (0.28%) Law
9 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 93 (25.69%) Consultant
2 84 (23.20%) Oracle Consultant
3 69 (19.06%) Analyst
4 50 (13.81%) Developer
5 45 (12.43%) Oracle Analyst
6 39 (10.77%) DBA
7 38 (10.50%) Oracle Developer
8 37 (10.22%) Oracle DBA
9 31 (8.56%) Functional Consultant
9 31 (8.56%) Oracle Functional Consultant
10 22 (6.08%) Oracle Applications DBA
10 22 (6.08%) Project Manager
11 21 (5.80%) Functional Analyst
12 20 (5.52%) Oracle Project Manager
13 17 (4.70%) Support Analyst
14 15 (4.14%) Architect
14 15 (4.14%) E-Business Consultant
15 14 (3.87%) Financial Analyst
15 14 (3.87%) Oracle Support Analyst
16 13 (3.59%) Oracle Financials Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (12.71%) Oracle Fusion
2 22 (6.08%) Middleware
2 22 (6.08%) Web Services
3 21 (5.80%) XML
4 6 (1.66%) REST
4 6 (1.66%) SOAP
4 6 (1.66%) WebCenter
5 3 (0.83%) .NET
5 3 (0.83%) OC4J
5 3 (0.83%) Oracle ADF
6 2 (0.55%) J2EE
6 2 (0.55%) JSF
6 2 (0.55%) JSON
6 2 (0.55%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 1 (0.28%) JMS
7 1 (0.28%) OAuth2
7 1 (0.28%) RESTful
7 1 (0.28%) WSDL
7 1 (0.28%) XML Schema
7 1 (0.28%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 24 (6.63%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (1.93%) Oracle Exalytics
2 7 (1.93%) Private Cloud
3 5 (1.38%) Replication
4 4 (1.10%) Data Centre
4 4 (1.10%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.55%) Clustering
5 2 (0.55%) Data Structures
5 2 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.55%) FMCG
5 2 (0.55%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (0.55%) Life Science
6 1 (0.28%) Derivative
6 1 (0.28%) Equities
6 1 (0.28%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.28%) iPad
6 1 (0.28%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.28%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.28%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 28 (7.73%) Unix
2 14 (3.87%) Linux
3 7 (1.93%) Windows
4 6 (1.66%) Solaris
5 3 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.55%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (17.96%) Business Intelligence
2 61 (16.85%) ERP
3 50 (13.81%) Migration
4 47 (12.98%) SOA
4 47 (12.98%) User Acceptance Testing
5 45 (12.43%) Workflow
6 37 (10.22%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (8.84%) Stakeholder Management
8 27 (7.46%) ITIL
9 24 (6.63%) Data Migration
9 24 (6.63%) Test Scripting
10 23 (6.35%) Project Management
11 22 (6.08%) Configuration Management
12 19 (5.25%) CRM
13 17 (4.70%) Analytics
14 16 (4.42%) Cash Management
14 16 (4.42%) Performance Tuning
14 16 (4.42%) Scenario Testing
15 15 (4.14%) DevOps
16 14 (3.87%) Procure-to-Pay
Programming Languages
1 95 (26.24%) SQL
2 64 (17.68%) PL/SQL
3 16 (4.42%) Java
4 15 (4.14%) PowerShell
4 15 (4.14%) Shell Script
5 5 (1.38%) JavaScript
6 4 (1.10%) C#
7 3 (0.83%) C
8 1 (0.28%) Perl
8 1 (0.28%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (6.91%) Security Cleared
2 13 (3.59%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.38%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (1.38%) Oracle Certification
4 4 (1.10%) CTC Cleared
4 4 (1.10%) Degree
5 2 (0.55%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.55%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.28%) APMP
6 1 (0.28%) CCNA
6 1 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.28%) ISEB
6 1 (0.28%) MBA
6 1 (0.28%) MCITP
6 1 (0.28%) MCSE
6 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.28%) NCDA
6 1 (0.28%) OCP
6 1 (0.28%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.59%) QA
2 6 (1.66%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.10%) PMO
4 2 (0.55%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.55%) GAAP
4 2 (0.55%) GDPR
4 2 (0.55%) SLA
5 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (3.87%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (0.83%) SRDF
3 1 (0.28%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.28%) Docker
3 1 (0.28%) NFS
3 1 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.28%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (4.42%) Ansible
1 16 (4.42%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (4.14%) Puppet
2 15 (4.14%) Salt
3 14 (3.87%) Oracle RMAN
4 13 (3.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 12 (3.31%) Data Guard
6 5 (1.38%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 5 (1.38%) Oracle Identity Management
7 3 (0.83%) Oracle ZFS
7 3 (0.83%) QRadar
8 1 (0.28%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.28%) vMotion
8 1 (0.28%) vRealize
Vendors
1 362 (100.00%) Oracle
2 20 (5.52%) SAP
3 16 (4.42%) Hyperion
3 16 (4.42%) Microsoft
4 9 (2.49%) Pegasus
5 6 (1.66%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (1.38%) IBM
7 4 (1.10%) CODA
7 4 (1.10%) IFS
7 4 (1.10%) PeopleSoft
8 3 (0.83%) EMC
8 3 (0.83%) HP
8 3 (0.83%) NetApp
9 2 (0.55%) Concur
9 2 (0.55%) Informatica
9 2 (0.55%) JD Edwards
9 2 (0.55%) VMware
10 1 (0.28%) Freshdesk
10 1 (0.28%) Workday
10 1 (0.28%) Xero