Period
to 26 September 2018

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 26 September 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)
UK
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 540 528 337
Rank change year-on-year -12 -191 +27
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 376 362 817
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.37% 0.37% 0.77%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.83% 4.52% 9.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 187 444
UK median daily rate £451 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.28% - -
10th Percentile £350 £300 £313
90th Percentile £575 £550 £594
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
UK median hourly rate £24.75 £18.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.62% +1.39% -20.00%
10th Percentile £16.33 £16.98 £17.00
90th Percentile £32.98 £18.93 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 6,448 8,002 8,687
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.27% 8.08% 8.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,760 4,700 5,176
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £300
90th Percentile £660 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 108 97
UK median hourly rate £24.50 £27.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.26% +8.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £11.62 £13.00 £10.23
90th Percentile £60.13 £57.50 £76.24
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £24.38 £31.75
% change year-on-year -13.85% -23.23% +41.11%

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 26 September 2018.

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 26 September 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 26 September 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
England -6 327 £473 +5.00% 39
UK excluding London -20 228 £450 - 29
London +3 115 £488 +8.33% 15
South East +38 105 £475 -5.00% 10
North of England -35 38 £431 +1.47% 5
Scotland 0 25 £425 -10.53% 3
North West -32 25 £450 +12.50% 4
Midlands -41 25 £425 -5.56% 7
South West -24 23 £425 - 1
East Midlands +9 17 £425 -5.56% 4
East of England -19 12 £525 +16.67% 1
Yorkshire -11 8 £431 -28.13% 1
West Midlands -36 8 £550 +25.71% 2
North East -13 4 £363 -34.09%

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 with a requirement for Oracle EBS.

1 376 (100.00%) Oracle
2 215 (57.18%) Finance
3 165 (43.88%) Oracle EBS R12
4 103 (27.39%) SQL
5 79 (21.01%) ERP
6 78 (20.74%) PL/SQL
7 76 (20.21%) Oracle Receivables
8 72 (19.15%) Oracle Payables
9 69 (18.35%) Oracle General Ledger
10 66 (17.55%) Oracle Fusion
11 64 (17.02%) Oracle Reports
12 61 (16.22%) Migration
13 55 (14.63%) General Ledger
14 53 (14.10%) Business Intelligence
15 51 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
16 49 (13.03%) Oracle Financials
17 46 (12.23%) Data Migration
18 45 (11.97%) Security Cleared
19 44 (11.70%) Oracle BI Publisher
20 43 (11.44%) Oracle Database
21 41 (10.90%) Oracle Applications
22 40 (10.64%) Oracle Forms
22 40 (10.64%) Oracle Assets
23 38 (10.11%) Hyperion
24 36 (9.57%) Oracle Workflow
24 36 (9.57%) Workflow
25 34 (9.04%) SC Cleared
25 34 (9.04%) Oracle BI EE
26 33 (8.78%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
27 32 (8.51%) Procure-to-Pay

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 36 (9.57%) Oracle Workflow
2 29 (7.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (1.86%) WebLogic
4 6 (1.60%) Confluence
5 4 (1.06%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (0.80%) Oracle BPEL
6 3 (0.80%) Oracle Self-Service HR
7 2 (0.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (0.53%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle UPK
8 1 (0.27%) SAS
8 1 (0.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (3.99%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 165 (43.88%) Oracle EBS R12
2 76 (20.21%) Oracle Receivables
3 72 (19.15%) Oracle Payables
4 69 (18.35%) Oracle General Ledger
5 49 (13.03%) Oracle Financials
6 41 (10.90%) Oracle Applications
7 40 (10.64%) Oracle Assets
8 33 (8.78%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 32 (8.51%) Oracle Cash Management
9 32 (8.51%) Oracle ERP
10 21 (5.59%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 17 (4.52%) Oracle iProcurement
12 15 (3.99%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
13 14 (3.72%) Oracle E-Business Tax
14 13 (3.46%) Hyperion Planning
15 10 (2.66%) Oracle TCA
16 9 (2.39%) Oracle Payroll
17 7 (1.86%) HFM
18 6 (1.60%) Oracle 11i
18 6 (1.60%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.39%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.86%) Taleo
3 6 (1.60%) SaaS
4 5 (1.33%) Dynamics 365
4 5 (1.33%) PaaS
5 4 (1.06%) IaaS
6 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.53%) Oracle CX
7 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.27%) Office 365
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Service Cloud
7 1 (0.27%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.33%) SAN
1 5 (1.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.06%) SMS
3 2 (0.53%) HTTP
4 1 (0.27%) Firewall
4 1 (0.27%) FTP
4 1 (0.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (17.02%) Oracle Reports
2 44 (11.70%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 43 (11.44%) Oracle Database
4 34 (9.04%) Oracle BI EE
5 24 (6.38%) Oracle ODI
6 22 (5.85%) Essbase
7 15 (3.99%) Oracle Smart View
8 14 (3.72%) Oracle Database 11g
9 13 (3.46%) Oracle Discoverer
10 11 (2.93%) Oracle Database 12c
11 10 (2.66%) Relational Database
12 9 (2.39%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (1.33%) RDBMS
13 5 (1.33%) SQL Server
14 4 (1.06%) Endeca
14 4 (1.06%) Oracle Exadata
14 4 (1.06%) Star Schema
15 3 (0.80%) SQLPlus
16 2 (0.53%) InterSystems Cache
16 2 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 40 (10.64%) Oracle Forms
2 28 (7.45%) JIRA
3 16 (4.26%) JDeveloper
4 15 (3.99%) Oracle APEX
5 7 (1.86%) Toad
6 6 (1.60%) Ant
6 6 (1.60%) Gradle
6 6 (1.60%) MSBuild
7 5 (1.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (1.06%) Git (software)
8 4 (1.06%) Visual Studio
9 3 (0.80%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.80%) TeamCity
9 3 (0.80%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (0.53%) ProC
10 2 (0.53%) SoapUI
10 2 (0.53%) Subversion
11 1 (0.27%) Gatling
11 1 (0.27%) JMeter
11 1 (0.27%) QAComplete
General
1 215 (57.18%) Finance
2 55 (14.63%) General Ledger
3 25 (6.65%) Manufacturing
4 10 (2.66%) Billing
5 8 (2.13%) Legal
5 8 (2.13%) Retail
6 5 (1.33%) Publishing
7 4 (1.06%) Law
7 4 (1.06%) Local Government
8 3 (0.80%) Aerospace
8 3 (0.80%) Banking
8 3 (0.80%) Military
9 2 (0.53%) French Language
9 2 (0.53%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 116 (30.85%) Consultant
2 96 (25.53%) Oracle Consultant
3 73 (19.41%) Analyst
3 73 (19.41%) Developer
4 49 (13.03%) Oracle Analyst
5 47 (12.50%) Functional Consultant
6 44 (11.70%) Oracle Developer
7 41 (10.90%) Oracle Functional Consultant
8 25 (6.65%) Oracle Financials Consultant
9 21 (5.59%) Business Analyst
10 20 (5.32%) Architect
11 17 (4.52%) Functional Analyst
12 16 (4.26%) DBA
12 16 (4.26%) Oracle DBA
13 15 (3.99%) Oracle Technical Consultant
13 15 (3.99%) Technical Consultant
13 15 (3.99%) Test Analyst
14 14 (3.72%) Financial Analyst
14 14 (3.72%) Hyperion Developer
15 12 (3.19%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (17.55%) Oracle Fusion
2 31 (8.24%) XML
3 19 (5.05%) Web Services
4 16 (4.26%) Middleware
5 9 (2.39%) .NET
5 9 (2.39%) HTML
6 8 (2.13%) ASP.NET
7 6 (1.60%) JSP
7 6 (1.60%) REST
7 6 (1.60%) SOAP
8 4 (1.06%) CSS
8 4 (1.06%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 4 (1.06%) XSLT
9 3 (0.80%) EDI
9 3 (0.80%) JMS
9 3 (0.80%) JSON
9 3 (0.80%) Oracle ADF
10 2 (0.53%) jQuery
10 2 (0.53%) LINQ
10 2 (0.53%) OC4J
Miscellaneous
1 32 (8.51%) Self-Motivation
2 27 (7.18%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (2.39%) Computer Science
3 9 (2.39%) Management Information System
4 8 (2.13%) User Experience
5 4 (1.06%) Oracle Exalytics
6 2 (0.53%) Data Centre
6 2 (0.53%) e-Learning
6 2 (0.53%) Life Science
6 2 (0.53%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.27%) Clustering
7 1 (0.27%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.27%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.27%) Podcast
7 1 (0.27%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.27%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.27%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 30 (7.98%) Unix
2 14 (3.72%) Linux
3 8 (2.13%) Windows
4 6 (1.60%) AIX
5 5 (1.33%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.80%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (21.01%) ERP
2 61 (16.22%) Migration
3 53 (14.10%) Business Intelligence
4 51 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (12.23%) Data Migration
6 36 (9.57%) Workflow
7 32 (8.51%) Procure-to-Pay
8 29 (7.71%) SOA
8 29 (7.71%) User Acceptance Testing
9 26 (6.91%) Problem-Solving
10 25 (6.65%) Cash Management
10 25 (6.65%) Project Management
11 23 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
12 22 (5.85%) Accounts Payable
13 20 (5.32%) Accounts Receivable
13 20 (5.32%) CRM
14 17 (4.52%) Personalization
15 16 (4.26%) Business Analysis
15 16 (4.26%) Record to Report
15 16 (4.26%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 103 (27.39%) SQL
2 78 (20.74%) PL/SQL
3 18 (4.79%) Java
4 12 (3.19%) JavaScript
5 11 (2.93%) Shell Script
6 6 (1.60%) PowerShell
7 3 (0.80%) C#
7 3 (0.80%) VBA
8 2 (0.53%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.53%) C
8 2 (0.53%) Perl
8 2 (0.53%) Python
9 1 (0.27%) VB
9 1 (0.27%) VB6
9 1 (0.27%) X++
Qualifications
1 45 (11.97%) Security Cleared
2 34 (9.04%) SC Cleared
3 23 (6.12%) Degree
4 6 (1.60%) ISTQB
5 5 (1.33%) ISEB
5 5 (1.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.80%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.53%) ACCA
7 2 (0.53%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.27%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.27%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.27%) HNC
8 1 (0.27%) HND
8 1 (0.27%) MBA
8 1 (0.27%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.27%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.93%) GDPR
1 11 (2.93%) SLA
2 9 (2.39%) QA
3 5 (1.33%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.80%) IFRS
5 2 (0.53%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.53%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.27%) GAAP
6 1 (0.27%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (1.33%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (2.13%) Ansible
2 6 (1.60%) Automic
2 6 (1.60%) Data Guard
2 6 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.60%) Puppet
2 6 (1.60%) Salt
3 4 (1.06%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (0.80%) HP ALM
4 3 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.53%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (0.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.53%) Terraform
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 376 (100.00%) Oracle
2 38 (10.11%) Hyperion
3 28 (7.45%) Microsoft
4 12 (3.19%) SAP
5 8 (2.13%) Aderant
5 8 (2.13%) HP
6 7 (1.86%) Informatica
6 7 (1.86%) JD Edwards
7 6 (1.60%) IBM
7 6 (1.60%) Workday
8 5 (1.33%) Siebel
9 4 (1.06%) Citrix
9 4 (1.06%) Sun
10 3 (0.80%) PeopleSoft
10 3 (0.80%) Red Hat
10 3 (0.80%) Serena
11 2 (0.53%) Anaplan
11 2 (0.53%) Epicor
11 2 (0.53%) Pegasus
12 1 (0.27%) CODA