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 3 months to 28 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)
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 433 294 336
Rank change year-on-year -139 +42  
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 178 427 351
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.38% 0.79% 0.64%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.42% 9.63% 7.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 221 184
Median daily rate £458 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.64% -5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £309 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £594 £584
UK excluding London median daily rate £458 £413 £450
% change year-on-year +10.90% -8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
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 with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 4028 4434 4730
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.55% 8.23% 8.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 3135 3882 3693
Median daily rate £475 £438 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £631
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 66 74
Median hourly rate £31.50 £32.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.07% +44.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £10.37 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.75 £99.00 £47.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +44.44%  

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 3 months to 28 June 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 10 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 3 months to 28 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
England -143 158 £450 +5.88% 22
UK excluding London -99 108 £458 +10.90% 15
London -62 56 £450 -11.76% 6
South East +19 29 £475 +11.76% 4
Midlands -44 27 £450 +12.50% 1
North of England -4 26 £440 +3.52% 3
East of England -2 11 £470 +4.44% 2
South West -23 8 £488 +16.07% 4
Scotland +18 5 £463 +23.33%
Wales -1 1 £475 - 1

For the 6 months to 28 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 with a requirement for Oracle EBS.

1 396 (100.00%) Oracle
2 208 (52.53%) Finance
3 156 (39.39%) Oracle EBS R12
4 87 (21.97%) ERP
5 71 (17.93%) Business Intelligence
6 66 (16.67%) SQL
7 63 (15.91%) Migration
8 61 (15.40%) Oracle Reports
9 60 (15.15%) Oracle BI EE
10 56 (14.14%) Security Cleared
11 55 (13.89%) Oracle Fusion
12 52 (13.13%) Oracle Database
13 47 (11.87%) Data Migration
14 45 (11.36%) User Acceptance Testing
14 45 (11.36%) PL/SQL
15 44 (11.11%) Oracle Financials
16 40 (10.10%) Oracle Database 11g
16 40 (10.10%) SC Cleared
17 37 (9.34%) Test Scripting
18 34 (8.59%) Project Management
19 33 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
19 33 (8.33%) Oracle Payables
20 32 (8.08%) Oracle ERP
20 32 (8.08%) Oracle Applications
21 31 (7.83%) ITIL
22 29 (7.32%) Oracle Receivables
23 28 (7.07%) Hyperion
23 28 (7.07%) Oracle Forms
24 27 (6.82%) WebLogic
24 27 (6.82%) Retail

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 27 (6.82%) Oracle Workflow
1 27 (6.82%) WebLogic
2 24 (6.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (1.77%) Oracle Application Server
4 5 (1.26%) Oracle Self-Service HR
5 4 (1.01%) GeoServer
5 4 (1.01%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.76%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (0.51%) Apache
7 2 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.51%) SAS
8 1 (0.25%) Drupal
8 1 (0.25%) Gentran
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 18 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (3.03%) MS Visio
3 11 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
4 10 (2.53%) Microsoft Project
5 9 (2.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 156 (39.39%) Oracle EBS R12
2 44 (11.11%) Oracle Financials
3 33 (8.33%) Oracle Payables
4 32 (8.08%) Oracle Applications
4 32 (8.08%) Oracle ERP
5 29 (7.32%) Oracle Receivables
6 22 (5.56%) Oracle 11i
6 22 (5.56%) Oracle iProcurement
7 20 (5.05%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 19 (4.80%) Oracle Assets
9 17 (4.29%) Oracle Cash Management
10 13 (3.28%) Oracle General Ledger
11 12 (3.03%) Oracle Payroll
12 11 (2.78%) Oracle Retail
13 10 (2.53%) Oracle Internet Expenses
14 9 (2.27%) Oracle HRMS
15 8 (2.02%) Oracle iStore
16 7 (1.77%) Oracle ASCP
16 7 (1.77%) Oracle E-Business Tax
16 7 (1.77%) Oracle iRecruitment
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.53%) PaaS
2 9 (2.27%) SaaS
3 4 (1.01%) Taleo
4 2 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.51%) Boomi
4 2 (0.51%) IaaS
5 1 (0.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.52%) Kerberos
1 6 (1.52%) SAN
2 2 (0.51%) DMZ
2 2 (0.51%) SSL
3 1 (0.25%) HTTP
3 1 (0.25%) Internet
3 1 (0.25%) SMS
3 1 (0.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (15.40%) Oracle Reports
2 60 (15.15%) Oracle BI EE
3 52 (13.13%) Oracle Database
4 40 (10.10%) Oracle Database 11g
5 22 (5.56%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 20 (5.05%) Oracle Discoverer
7 17 (4.29%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (4.29%) SQL Server
8 16 (4.04%) Oracle ODI
9 14 (3.54%) Oracle Database 10g
10 11 (2.78%) QlikView
11 10 (2.53%) Oracle Database 12c
12 7 (1.77%) Essbase
12 7 (1.77%) Oracle OWB
12 7 (1.77%) SQLPlus
13 6 (1.52%) RDBMS
13 6 (1.52%) Relational Database
14 5 (1.26%) BusinessObjects
14 5 (1.26%) Oracle9i Database
14 5 (1.26%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 28 (7.07%) Oracle Forms
2 23 (5.81%) Oracle APEX
3 10 (2.53%) LoadRunner
3 10 (2.53%) MSI
4 9 (2.27%) Toad
5 8 (2.02%) JDeveloper
6 3 (0.76%) ProC
7 1 (0.25%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.25%) JIRA
7 1 (0.25%) LSMW
7 1 (0.25%) SilkTest
7 1 (0.25%) Subversion
General
1 208 (52.53%) Finance
2 27 (6.82%) Retail
3 17 (4.29%) General Ledger
4 15 (3.79%) Billing
5 14 (3.54%) Manufacturing
6 10 (2.53%) Local Government
7 7 (1.77%) Marketing
8 6 (1.52%) Music Industry
8 6 (1.52%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.01%) Back Office
10 3 (0.76%) Banking
11 1 (0.25%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.25%) Electronics
11 1 (0.25%) German Language
11 1 (0.25%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.25%) Japanese Language
11 1 (0.25%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 104 (26.26%) Consultant
2 93 (23.48%) Oracle Consultant
3 61 (15.40%) Analyst
4 41 (10.35%) Developer
5 40 (10.10%) DBA
6 38 (9.60%) Oracle Analyst
6 38 (9.60%) Oracle DBA
7 35 (8.84%) Functional Consultant
8 33 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
9 32 (8.08%) Oracle Functional Consultant
10 30 (7.58%) Project Manager
11 24 (6.06%) Test Manager
12 21 (5.30%) Financial Analyst
13 19 (4.80%) Architect
13 19 (4.80%) E-Business Manager
14 17 (4.29%) Oracle Project Manager
15 16 (4.04%) Business Analyst
16 15 (3.79%) Oracle Architect
17 13 (3.28%) Functional Analyst
17 13 (3.28%) Oracle Applications DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (13.89%) Oracle Fusion
2 20 (5.05%) Middleware
3 17 (4.29%) XML
4 8 (2.02%) Web Services
5 7 (1.77%) REST
6 6 (1.52%) OAuth2
7 5 (1.26%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 5 (1.26%) RESTful
7 5 (1.26%) WebCenter
8 3 (0.76%) JMS
8 3 (0.76%) Oracle ADF
8 3 (0.76%) SOAP
9 2 (0.51%) EDI
9 2 (0.51%) HTML
9 2 (0.51%) JSON
9 2 (0.51%) OC4J
9 2 (0.51%) Visualforce
10 1 (0.25%) Web Services Management
10 1 (0.25%) WSDL
10 1 (0.25%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 19 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (2.53%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (1.77%) Clustering
4 5 (1.26%) Data Structures
4 5 (1.26%) HACMP
4 5 (1.26%) Management Information System
5 3 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (0.76%) NHS
5 3 (0.76%) Oracle Exalytics
6 2 (0.51%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.25%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.25%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.25%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.25%) TRADACOMS
7 1 (0.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (6.06%) Linux
2 21 (5.30%) Windows
3 20 (5.05%) Unix
4 11 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (2.53%) AIX
5 10 (2.53%) Windows Vista
6 6 (1.52%) Windows Server
7 5 (1.26%) Oracle Linux
7 5 (1.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (1.01%) Solaris
9 1 (0.25%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.25%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (21.97%) ERP
2 71 (17.93%) Business Intelligence
3 63 (15.91%) Migration
4 47 (11.87%) Data Migration
5 45 (11.36%) User Acceptance Testing
6 37 (9.34%) Test Scripting
7 34 (8.59%) Project Management
8 33 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 31 (7.83%) ITIL
10 27 (6.82%) Workflow
11 26 (6.57%) Business Analysis
12 24 (6.06%) SOA
13 23 (5.81%) Data Cleansing
14 22 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
14 22 (5.56%) PRINCE2
14 22 (5.56%) System Testing
15 17 (4.29%) Procure-to-Pay
16 16 (4.04%) Validation
17 15 (3.79%) Analytics
17 15 (3.79%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 66 (16.67%) SQL
2 45 (11.36%) PL/SQL
3 15 (3.79%) Java
4 13 (3.28%) Shell Script
5 10 (2.53%) C
6 2 (0.51%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.25%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.25%) Python
7 1 (0.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 56 (14.14%) Security Cleared
2 40 (10.10%) SC Cleared
3 12 (3.03%) DV Cleared
4 8 (2.02%) Oracle Certification
5 7 (1.77%) ISEB
6 5 (1.26%) OCP
7 4 (1.01%) BC Cleared
7 4 (1.01%) MBA
8 2 (0.51%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.25%) APMP
9 1 (0.25%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.25%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.25%) Degree
9 1 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.25%) NVQ Level 4
9 1 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.52%) PMO
1 6 (1.52%) QA
2 5 (1.26%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.51%) SLA
4 1 (0.25%) GAAP
4 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 24 (6.06%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (1.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 3 (0.76%) vSphere
4 2 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.25%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 19 (4.80%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 16 (4.04%) Oracle RMAN
3 14 (3.54%) Data Guard
3 14 (3.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 10 (2.53%) SCCM
5 9 (2.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 6 (1.52%) vRealize
7 4 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.51%) Control-M
8 2 (0.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.25%) MOM
9 1 (0.25%) QRadar
9 1 (0.25%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 396 (100.00%) Oracle
2 28 (7.07%) Hyperion
3 24 (6.06%) Microsoft
4 17 (4.29%) Red Hat
5 12 (3.03%) IBM
5 12 (3.03%) SAP
6 9 (2.27%) Informatica
6 9 (2.27%) VMware
7 7 (1.77%) HP
8 6 (1.52%) Cognos
8 6 (1.52%) NetApp
9 4 (1.01%) Dell
9 4 (1.01%) Kofax
10 3 (0.76%) Fujitsu
10 3 (0.76%) Northgate
10 3 (0.76%) Pegasus
10 3 (0.76%) PeopleSoft
10 3 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.51%) Ariba
11 2 (0.51%) Syclo
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