Period
to 24 September 2021

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 September 2021 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 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 528 392 551
Rank change year-on-year -136 +159 +10
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 286 129 309
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.36% 0.43% 0.35%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.68% 5.65% 4.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 78 200
10th Percentile £325 £372 £400
25th Percentile £450 £451 £430
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £530 £500
Median % change year-on-year -0.94% +6.00% +11.11%
75th Percentile £600 £588 £575
90th Percentile £638 £638 £608
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £530 £500
% change year-on-year -0.94% +6.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
10th Percentile £16.42 " "
25th Percentile £16.70 " £61.25
Median hourly rate £18.12 £12.37 £70.00
Median % change year-on-year +46.44% -82.33% +382.76%
75th Percentile £40.53 " £72.50
90th Percentile £53.41 " £80.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.17 £12.37 £70.00
% change year-on-year +38.82% -82.33% -

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 5,039 2,282 6,227
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.27% 7.68% 7.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,021 1,384 3,781
10th Percentile £325 £313 £325
25th Percentile £413 £407 £406
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £625 £606 £575
90th Percentile £713 £713 £653
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 21 74
10th Percentile £16.23 £15.48 £11.25
25th Percentile £25.25 £21.50 £14.25
Median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £24.41
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% +74.13% +4.13%
75th Percentile £62.50 £50.00 £53.75
90th Percentile £68.00 £57.17 £63.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.75 £41.25 £34.50
% change year-on-year +10.91% +19.57% +72.50%

Oracle EBS
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle EBS in the UK

Oracle EBS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Oracle EBS.

Daily rate trend for Oracle EBS in the UK

Oracle EBS
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Oracle EBS over the 6 months to 24 September 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Oracle EBS in the UK

Oracle EBS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Oracle EBS.

Hourly rate trend for Oracle EBS in the UK

Oracle EBS
Hourly Rate Histogram

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Oracle EBS over the 6 months to 24 September 2021.

Hourly rate histogram for Oracle EBS in the UK

Oracle EBS
Top 13 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 September 2021. 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 -126 220 £525 -2.33% 39
UK excluding London -150 100 £525 -0.94% 28
London -135 93 £550 - 13
Work from Home -185 91 £561 +27.56% 4
South East -76 55 £538 -2.27% 14
Scotland -69 12 £538 +37.82% 3
Midlands - 12 £413 - 2
South West -47 10 £525 -0.94% 1
North West -57 10 £300 -41.46% 5
North of England -92 10 £300 -36.84% 6
East Midlands - 8 £413 - 1
West Midlands - 4 £413 - 1
Wales -27 1 - -

For the 6 months to 24 September 2021, 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 with a requirement for Oracle EBS.

1 286 (100.00%) Oracle
2 142 (49.65%) Finance
3 71 (24.83%) SQL
4 70 (24.48%) Oracle EBS R12
5 69 (24.13%) Security Cleared
6 68 (23.78%) Migration
7 67 (23.43%) Business Intelligence
8 63 (22.03%) ERP
9 62 (21.68%) Social Skills
10 54 (18.88%) SC Cleared
11 47 (16.43%) Agile Software Development
12 46 (16.08%) Oracle Reports
13 43 (15.03%) Oracle Receivables
14 41 (14.34%) PL/SQL
15 40 (13.99%) Oracle Financials
16 39 (13.64%) Oracle Applications
16 39 (13.64%) Data Migration
17 38 (13.29%) Oracle Fusion
17 38 (13.29%) Oracle Payables
17 38 (13.29%) ETL
18 36 (12.59%) Analytics
19 34 (11.89%) Oracle Database
19 34 (11.89%) Data Warehouse
20 33 (11.54%) Oracle BI EE
20 33 (11.54%) Oracle BI Publisher
21 32 (11.19%) Oracle Assets
22 31 (10.84%) Oracle General Ledger
23 30 (10.49%) Oracle ODI
24 24 (8.39%) Stakeholder Management
24 24 (8.39%) Hyperion

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 9 (3.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 9 (3.15%) WebLogic
2 8 (2.80%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (1.05%) SAS
4 2 (0.70%) Apache Airflow
4 2 (0.70%) Oracle UPK
5 1 (0.35%) Apache
5 1 (0.35%) JBoss
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle Self-Service HR
5 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Fuse
5 1 (0.35%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.35%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 11 (3.85%) Oracle Smart View
2 6 (2.10%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.05%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 70 (24.48%) Oracle EBS R12
2 43 (15.03%) Oracle Receivables
3 40 (13.99%) Oracle Financials
4 39 (13.64%) Oracle Applications
5 38 (13.29%) Oracle Payables
6 32 (11.19%) Oracle Assets
7 31 (10.84%) Oracle General Ledger
8 20 (6.99%) Oracle ERP
9 16 (5.59%) HFM
10 11 (3.85%) Oracle AGIS
10 11 (3.85%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 11 (3.85%) Oracle Payroll
11 10 (3.50%) Hyperion Planning
11 10 (3.50%) Oracle iProcurement
12 9 (3.15%) Oracle Cash Management
13 8 (2.80%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
14 7 (2.45%) Oracle E-Business Tax
14 7 (2.45%) Oracle FAH
15 6 (2.10%) Demantra
15 6 (2.10%) Oracle ASCP
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.94%) Azure
2 9 (3.15%) Power Platform
3 7 (2.45%) Azure Logic Apps
4 6 (2.10%) AWS
4 6 (2.10%) SaaS
5 5 (1.75%) PaaS
6 3 (1.05%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 2 (0.70%) Azure Data Factory
7 2 (0.70%) dbt
7 2 (0.70%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (0.70%) GCP
7 2 (0.70%) IaaS
7 2 (0.70%) Trello
8 1 (0.35%) AtomSphere
8 1 (0.35%) GitHub
8 1 (0.35%) iPaaS
8 1 (0.35%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.35%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.10%) Firewall
2 5 (1.75%) SNMP
2 5 (1.75%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.35%) FTP
3 1 (0.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (16.08%) Oracle Reports
2 34 (11.89%) Data Warehouse
2 34 (11.89%) Oracle Database
3 33 (11.54%) Oracle BI EE
3 33 (11.54%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 30 (10.49%) Oracle ODI
5 22 (7.69%) Essbase
6 21 (7.34%) Oracle Database 11g
7 17 (5.94%) SQL Server
8 16 (5.59%) Endeca
9 15 (5.24%) Oracle Exadata
10 12 (4.20%) Star Schema
11 11 (3.85%) Oracle Discoverer
12 8 (2.80%) Oracle Database 12c
12 8 (2.80%) Power BI
13 7 (2.45%) Relational Database
14 5 (1.75%) Metadata
15 4 (1.40%) Big Data
15 4 (1.40%) DataStage
16 3 (1.05%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (2.80%) JIRA
3 5 (1.75%) Toad
4 3 (1.05%) LoadRunner
5 2 (0.70%) Gatling
5 2 (0.70%) HP UFT
5 2 (0.70%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.70%) JMeter
5 2 (0.70%) NeoLoad
5 2 (0.70%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (0.70%) The Grinder
6 1 (0.35%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.35%) JDeveloper
6 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.35%) TestRail
General
1 142 (49.65%) Finance
2 62 (21.68%) Social Skills
3 24 (8.39%) Public Sector
4 17 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (5.94%) General Ledger
5 13 (4.55%) Manufacturing
5 13 (4.55%) Organisational Skills
6 10 (3.50%) Telecoms
7 8 (2.80%) Electronics
7 8 (2.80%) Marketing
8 6 (2.10%) Law
8 6 (2.10%) Local Government
9 5 (1.75%) Presentation Skills
10 4 (1.40%) Banking
11 3 (1.05%) Back Office
11 3 (1.05%) Billing
12 2 (0.70%) Documentation Skills
12 2 (0.70%) Influencing Skills
12 2 (0.70%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.70%) Military
Job Titles
1 91 (31.82%) Consultant
2 78 (27.27%) Oracle Consultant
3 46 (16.08%) Analyst
4 26 (9.09%) Developer
5 22 (7.69%) Functional Consultant
6 21 (7.34%) Architect
6 21 (7.34%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 20 (6.99%) Oracle Analyst
8 19 (6.64%) Business Analyst
8 19 (6.64%) Oracle Developer
9 18 (6.29%) DBA
10 17 (5.94%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 16 (5.59%) Oracle Financials Consultant
12 15 (5.24%) Oracle DBA
13 13 (4.55%) Oracle Architect
13 13 (4.55%) Oracle Technical Consultant
13 13 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
14 12 (4.20%) Oracle BI Consultant
14 12 (4.20%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
14 12 (4.20%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (13.29%) Oracle Fusion
2 13 (4.55%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 7 (2.45%) XML
4 5 (1.75%) LDAP
5 4 (1.40%) MDX
5 4 (1.40%) Middleware
5 4 (1.40%) Web Services
5 4 (1.40%) WebCenter
6 1 (0.35%) EDI
6 1 (0.35%) Kafka
6 1 (0.35%) OC4J
Miscellaneous
1 14 (4.90%) Oracle Exalytics
2 8 (2.80%) Legacy Systems
3 6 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (2.10%) Public Cloud
4 5 (1.75%) User Experience
5 4 (1.40%) Data Centre
5 4 (1.40%) Taxonomies
6 3 (1.05%) Clustering
6 3 (1.05%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (0.70%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.70%) Equities
7 2 (0.70%) Fixed Income
7 2 (0.70%) Frameworx
7 2 (0.70%) Replication
7 2 (0.70%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (0.70%) TM Forum
8 1 (0.35%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.35%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.35%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 15 (5.24%) Linux
1 15 (5.24%) Unix
2 14 (4.90%) Windows
3 7 (2.45%) Oracle Linux
4 5 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (1.75%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.40%) Solaris
6 3 (1.05%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (23.78%) Migration
2 67 (23.43%) Business Intelligence
3 63 (22.03%) ERP
4 47 (16.43%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (13.64%) Data Migration
6 38 (13.29%) ETL
7 36 (12.59%) Analytics
8 24 (8.39%) Project Delivery
8 24 (8.39%) Stakeholder Management
9 21 (7.34%) Data Management
9 21 (7.34%) Project Management
10 20 (6.99%) User Acceptance Testing
11 18 (6.29%) Order to Cash
11 18 (6.29%) Test Scripting
12 15 (5.24%) Presales
12 15 (5.24%) Scrum
12 15 (5.24%) Validation
13 14 (4.90%) Data Governance
13 14 (4.90%) Record to Report
13 14 (4.90%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 71 (24.83%) SQL
2 41 (14.34%) PL/SQL
3 7 (2.45%) Shell Script
4 4 (1.40%) Jython
5 3 (1.05%) Python
5 3 (1.05%) R
5 3 (1.05%) VBA
6 1 (0.35%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.35%) C
6 1 (0.35%) Java
6 1 (0.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 69 (24.13%) Security Cleared
2 54 (18.88%) SC Cleared
3 8 (2.80%) ISTQB
4 6 (2.10%) ISEB
4 6 (2.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.05%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 3 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.05%) CISM
5 3 (1.05%) CISSP
5 3 (1.05%) Degree
5 3 (1.05%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.35%) ACCA
6 1 (0.35%) CIMA
6 1 (0.35%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.35%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.35%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.90%) QA
2 12 (4.20%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.40%) SLA
4 1 (0.35%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.35%) GDPR
4 1 (0.35%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (3.15%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.10%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (1.75%) Snort
3 5 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.75%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (2.10%) HP ALM
2 3 (1.05%) Data Guard
3 2 (0.70%) Ansible
3 2 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (0.70%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 286 (100.00%) Oracle
2 24 (8.39%) Hyperion
3 23 (8.04%) SAP
4 18 (6.29%) Informatica
5 12 (4.20%) Microsoft
6 9 (3.15%) JD Edwards
7 7 (2.45%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (2.10%) HP
9 5 (1.75%) ArcSight
9 5 (1.75%) McAfee
9 5 (1.75%) TippingPoint
9 5 (1.75%) VMware
10 3 (1.05%) IBM
11 2 (0.70%) Alteryx
11 2 (0.70%) Google
11 2 (0.70%) PeopleSoft
11 2 (0.70%) ReadSoft
11 2 (0.70%) Sun
12 1 (0.35%) ServiceNow
12 1 (0.35%) WorldPay