Period
to 17 October 2019

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 17 October 2019 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
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 527 575 523
Rank change year-on-year +48 -52 -206
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 287 349 378
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.34% 0.34% 0.38%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.75% 5.39% 4.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 189 198
UK median daily rate £525 £473 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.00% +2.86%
10th Percentile £408 £355 £300
90th Percentile £608 £576 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
UK median hourly rate £70.00 £12.50 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +460.00% -31.51% +1.39%
10th Percentile £61.25 £10.65 £16.98
90th Percentile £80.00 £14.35 £18.93
UK excluding London median hourly rate £70.00 £10.50 -
% change year-on-year +566.67% - -

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 6,036 6,478 8,223
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.09% 6.28% 8.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,612 3,802 4,849
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +4.55%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £305
90th Percentile £660 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 82 91
UK median hourly rate £33.75 £24.25 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.18% -14.91% +14.00%
10th Percentile £11.76 £11.67 £13.00
90th Percentile £68.13 £61.13 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.75 £31.33
% change year-on-year +60.92% -30.57% +1.05%

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 17 October 2019.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle EBS over the 6 months to 17 October 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Oracle EBS in the UK

Oracle EBS
Top 15 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 17 October 2019. 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 +48 256 £525 +11.11% 21
UK excluding London +54 169 £500 +11.11% 13
London +40 92 £525 +7.69% 9
South East +10 65 £500 +5.26% 8
North of England +50 49 £475 +10.14% 2
North West +40 32 £500 +11.11% 1
South West +1 18 £525 +28.05% 1
Yorkshire +39 16 £450 +4.35% 1
East of England +40 15 £613 +16.67% 1
Midlands +35 10 £500 +17.65% 1
Scotland +15 10 £450 -
West Midlands +34 5 £550 +51.72%
East Midlands +24 5 £500 +17.65%
Wales - 2 - - 1
North East +16 1 - -

For the 6 months to 17 October 2019, 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.

1 287 (100.00%) Oracle
2 128 (44.60%) Finance
3 105 (36.59%) Oracle EBS R12
4 101 (35.19%) SQL
5 79 (27.53%) ERP
6 70 (24.39%) Oracle Database
7 64 (22.30%) PL/SQL
8 58 (20.21%) Business Intelligence
9 55 (19.16%) Oracle Receivables
10 52 (18.12%) Security Cleared
11 51 (17.77%) Oracle BI EE
12 48 (16.72%) SC Cleared
13 46 (16.03%) Oracle Payables
14 45 (15.68%) Oracle Reports
15 44 (15.33%) Oracle ERP
16 41 (14.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
17 40 (13.94%) Oracle General Ledger
17 40 (13.94%) Migration
18 36 (12.54%) Microsoft
19 35 (12.20%) Oracle Fusion
20 34 (11.85%) Java
20 34 (11.85%) Project Management
21 33 (11.50%) CRM
21 33 (11.50%) Agile Software Development
22 31 (10.80%) Oracle Financials
22 31 (10.80%) Oracle ODI
23 29 (10.10%) IBM
23 29 (10.10%) Oracle Forms
24 27 (9.41%) Informatica
24 27 (9.41%) SOA

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 (9.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 17 (5.92%) Oracle Workflow
3 11 (3.83%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.70%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (0.70%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.70%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.70%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.35%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (2.79%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (2.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (2.09%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.39%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (1.05%) Figma
5 3 (1.05%) InVision
Business Applications
1 105 (36.59%) Oracle EBS R12
2 55 (19.16%) Oracle Receivables
3 46 (16.03%) Oracle Payables
4 44 (15.33%) Oracle ERP
5 40 (13.94%) Oracle General Ledger
6 31 (10.80%) Oracle Financials
7 25 (8.71%) Oracle Assets
8 24 (8.36%) Oracle Cash Management
9 23 (8.01%) Oracle Applications
9 23 (8.01%) Oracle iProcurement
10 21 (7.32%) Siebel CRM
11 13 (4.53%) Oracle TCA
12 10 (3.48%) Hyperion Planning
12 10 (3.48%) Oracle Internet Expenses
12 10 (3.48%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 8 (2.79%) Oracle E-Business Tax
14 7 (2.44%) Oracle FAH
15 6 (2.09%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
16 4 (1.39%) Oracle Retail
16 4 (1.39%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.83%) SaaS
2 10 (3.48%) Azure
2 10 (3.48%) PaaS
3 7 (2.44%) IaaS
4 5 (1.74%) GitHub
5 4 (1.39%) Power Platform
6 3 (1.05%) AWS
7 1 (0.35%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.35%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.35%) Office 365
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle CX
7 1 (0.35%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.48%) Internet
2 7 (2.44%) Intranet
3 3 (1.05%) Firewall
4 2 (0.70%) SAN
5 1 (0.35%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (0.35%) DHCP
5 1 (0.35%) DNS
5 1 (0.35%) NAS
5 1 (0.35%) SWIFTNet
5 1 (0.35%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.35%) VLAN
5 1 (0.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (24.39%) Oracle Database
2 51 (17.77%) Oracle BI EE
3 45 (15.68%) Oracle Reports
4 41 (14.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 31 (10.80%) Oracle ODI
6 24 (8.36%) Oracle9i Database
7 22 (7.67%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 19 (6.62%) Essbase
9 18 (6.27%) Oracle Database 11g
10 11 (3.83%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (3.83%) Oracle Exadata
10 11 (3.83%) SQL Server
11 10 (3.48%) Oracle Smart View
12 8 (2.79%) Oracle Database 12c
13 7 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (1.74%) BusinessObjects
15 4 (1.39%) IBM InfoSphere
15 4 (1.39%) OLAP
15 4 (1.39%) Oracle OLAP
15 4 (1.39%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 29 (10.10%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (2.09%) Toad
3 5 (1.74%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.39%) JIRA
5 3 (1.05%) Babel
5 3 (1.05%) Bitbucket
5 3 (1.05%) git-flow
5 3 (1.05%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.05%) webpack
6 2 (0.70%) JDeveloper
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle APEX
General
1 128 (44.60%) Finance
2 27 (9.41%) Billing
3 16 (5.57%) General Ledger
4 14 (4.88%) Public Sector
5 11 (3.83%) Back Office
6 7 (2.44%) Banking
6 7 (2.44%) Retail
7 5 (1.74%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.39%) Local Government
9 3 (1.05%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.70%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.70%) Legal
10 2 (0.70%) Publishing
11 1 (0.35%) Automotive
11 1 (0.35%) French Language
Job Titles
1 65 (22.65%) Consultant
2 52 (18.12%) Developer
3 48 (16.72%) Oracle Consultant
4 43 (14.98%) Analyst
5 34 (11.85%) Architect
6 28 (9.76%) DBA
7 25 (8.71%) Oracle DBA
8 24 (8.36%) Business Analyst
9 23 (8.01%) Project Manager
10 20 (6.97%) Oracle Developer
11 18 (6.27%) Solutions Architect
12 17 (5.92%) Functional Consultant
12 17 (5.92%) Oracle Analyst
12 17 (5.92%) Oracle Functional Consultant
13 16 (5.57%) Oracle Project Manager
14 15 (5.23%) Oracle Architect
15 13 (4.53%) ERP Manager
15 13 (4.53%) Financial Analyst
15 13 (4.53%) SC Cleared DBA
16 10 (3.48%) Finance Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (12.20%) Oracle Fusion
2 23 (8.01%) XML
3 17 (5.92%) Middleware
4 10 (3.48%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 8 (2.79%) .NET
5 8 (2.79%) Web Services
6 6 (2.09%) HTML
6 6 (2.09%) REST
7 3 (1.05%) CSS
7 3 (1.05%) Jest
7 3 (1.05%) JSON
7 3 (1.05%) React
7 3 (1.05%) Redux
7 3 (1.05%) Semantic HTML
7 3 (1.05%) SOAP
7 3 (1.05%) Tailwind CSS
8 2 (0.70%) J2EE
8 2 (0.70%) OAuth
8 2 (0.70%) Oracle ADF
9 1 (0.35%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.97%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.14%) Management Information System
3 7 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (2.44%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (1.74%) Data Centre
4 5 (1.74%) User Experience
5 4 (1.39%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (1.39%) Data Structures
5 4 (1.39%) Replication
6 2 (0.70%) Frameworx
6 2 (0.70%) TM Forum
6 2 (0.70%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.35%) Clustering
7 1 (0.35%) Life Science
7 1 (0.35%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.35%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 17 (5.92%) Linux
2 16 (5.57%) Unix
3 9 (3.14%) Windows
4 6 (2.09%) AIX
5 3 (1.05%) Oracle Linux
5 3 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.05%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (27.53%) ERP
2 58 (20.21%) Business Intelligence
3 40 (13.94%) Migration
4 34 (11.85%) Project Management
5 33 (11.50%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (11.50%) CRM
6 27 (9.41%) SOA
7 25 (8.71%) Unit Testing
8 22 (7.67%) Accounts Receivable
9 21 (7.32%) Document Management
9 21 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
10 20 (6.97%) Data Migration
10 20 (6.97%) Problem-Solving
11 18 (6.27%) Order to Cash
11 18 (6.27%) Personalization
12 17 (5.92%) Workflow
13 16 (5.57%) Cash Management
13 16 (5.57%) ETL
14 15 (5.23%) Scrum
15 14 (4.88%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 101 (35.19%) SQL
2 64 (22.30%) PL/SQL
3 34 (11.85%) Java
4 10 (3.48%) Shell Script
5 5 (1.74%) C#
5 5 (1.74%) Python
6 3 (1.05%) Bash Shell
6 3 (1.05%) C
6 3 (1.05%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.70%) R
8 1 (0.35%) C++
8 1 (0.35%) Perl
8 1 (0.35%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 52 (18.12%) Security Cleared
2 48 (16.72%) SC Cleared
3 7 (2.44%) Degree
4 5 (1.74%) ISEB
4 5 (1.74%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.39%) ACCA
5 4 (1.39%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (1.39%) CIMA
5 4 (1.39%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.39%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.39%) PMP
6 2 (0.70%) HNC
7 1 (0.35%) APMP
7 1 (0.35%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.35%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.18%) QA
2 7 (2.44%) SLA
3 6 (2.09%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.74%) PMO
5 4 (1.39%) IFRS
6 1 (0.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (2.09%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.05%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.35%) vSphere
4 1 (0.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (2.79%) Data Guard
1 8 (2.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 7 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (2.44%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (1.05%) Ansible
4 2 (0.70%) Oracle Identity Management
4 2 (0.70%) Puppet
5 1 (0.35%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.35%) Salt
5 1 (0.35%) StackStorm
Vendors
1 287 (100.00%) Oracle
2 36 (12.54%) Microsoft
3 29 (10.10%) IBM
4 27 (9.41%) Informatica
5 25 (8.71%) Siebel
6 21 (7.32%) Citrix
6 21 (7.32%) OpenText
7 17 (5.92%) Hyperion
8 10 (3.48%) HP
9 9 (3.14%) Workday
10 4 (1.39%) Tableau
11 3 (1.05%) Ariba
11 3 (1.05%) Red Hat
11 3 (1.05%) SAP
12 2 (0.70%) CODA
12 2 (0.70%) Infor
12 2 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.70%) ServiceNow
13 1 (0.35%) MuleSoft
13 1 (0.35%) NetApp