Period
to 24 January 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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 597 534 390
Rank change year-on-year -63 -144 -26
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 282 363 586
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.36% 0.60%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.46% 4.67% 7.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 182 324
UK median daily rate £475 £434 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.51% -3.61% -
10th Percentile £320 £225 £325
90th Percentile £599 £538 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% -4.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 2
UK median hourly rate £10.50 £19.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.74% -39.68% -
10th Percentile £9.63 £17.20 £19.55
90th Percentile £66.15 £31.80 £44.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.50 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -70.00% -22.22% -

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 6,329 7,781 8,144
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.35% 7.74% 8.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,693 4,680 4,932
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £308 £305
90th Percentile £663 £650 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 70 75
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £24.00 £21.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.83% +10.29% -36.66%
10th Percentile £11.50 £10.48 £6.40
90th Percentile £69.90 £50.87 £44.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.36 £22.50 £21.56
% change year-on-year +52.69% +4.35% -28.13%

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 January 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 24 January 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 24 January 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 -57 236 £475 +10.47% 39
UK excluding London -78 130 £450 +2.86% 29
London +6 111 £475 +10.47% 13
South East +3 71 £494 +9.72% 12
North of England -42 18 £500 +25.00% 7
South West -36 14 £300 -29.41% 5
East of England +14 12 £525 +23.53% 1
North West -25 11 £670 +67.50% 2
Midlands -33 9 £450 +9.09% 1
West Midlands -27 7 £450 -
Scotland -15 5 £550 +22.22% 2
Yorkshire -18 3 £438 +7.69% 4
East Midlands +6 2 £438 +16.67% 1
North East -16 2 £500 +42.86% 1
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 24 January 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.

1 282 (100.00%) Oracle
2 160 (56.74%) Finance
3 117 (41.49%) Oracle EBS R12
4 90 (31.91%) ERP
5 80 (28.37%) SQL
6 64 (22.70%) Security Cleared
7 59 (20.92%) Business Intelligence
8 58 (20.57%) Oracle Payables
9 51 (18.09%) Oracle Fusion
10 49 (17.38%) PL/SQL
11 46 (16.31%) SC Cleared
12 45 (15.96%) Oracle Receivables
12 45 (15.96%) Oracle Financials
13 40 (14.18%) Oracle General Ledger
14 38 (13.48%) Oracle Database
15 36 (12.77%) Migration
16 35 (12.41%) Oracle Reports
17 34 (12.06%) Oracle ERP
17 34 (12.06%) Oracle Applications
18 33 (11.70%) Oracle Workflow
18 33 (11.70%) Workflow
19 32 (11.35%) Oracle BI Publisher
20 31 (10.99%) Procure-to-Pay
20 31 (10.99%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
21 30 (10.64%) Oracle Cash Management
22 28 (9.93%) General Ledger
23 26 (9.22%) Cash Management
23 26 (9.22%) Data Migration
24 24 (8.51%) Oracle Assets
25 23 (8.16%) Project Management

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 33 (11.70%) Oracle Workflow
2 15 (5.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 8 (2.84%) Oracle Self-Service HR
3 8 (2.84%) Oracle Service Bus
3 8 (2.84%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.35%) Confluence
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle UPK
4 1 (0.35%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.35%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 9 (3.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.06%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 117 (41.49%) Oracle EBS R12
2 58 (20.57%) Oracle Payables
3 45 (15.96%) Oracle Financials
3 45 (15.96%) Oracle Receivables
4 40 (14.18%) Oracle General Ledger
5 34 (12.06%) Oracle Applications
5 34 (12.06%) Oracle ERP
6 31 (10.99%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 30 (10.64%) Oracle Cash Management
8 24 (8.51%) Oracle Assets
9 20 (7.09%) Oracle iProcurement
10 16 (5.67%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 11 (3.90%) Oracle FAH
11 11 (3.90%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
12 9 (3.19%) Oracle E-Business Tax
13 6 (2.13%) Oracle Payroll
14 5 (1.77%) Oracle AGIS
14 5 (1.77%) Oracle SCM
15 4 (1.42%) Hyperion Planning
15 4 (1.42%) Oracle iSupplier
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.61%) SaaS
2 7 (2.48%) Taleo
3 6 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.13%) PaaS
4 5 (1.77%) IaaS
5 3 (1.06%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (1.06%) Oracle CX
6 2 (0.71%) iPaaS
6 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.35%) FTP
1 1 (0.35%) HTTP
1 1 (0.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (13.48%) Oracle Database
2 35 (12.41%) Oracle Reports
3 32 (11.35%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 23 (8.16%) Oracle BI EE
5 16 (5.67%) Oracle Discoverer
6 15 (5.32%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (4.26%) Oracle ODI
8 11 (3.90%) Oracle Database 12c
9 10 (3.55%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (2.48%) Relational Database
11 5 (1.77%) Essbase
11 5 (1.77%) Power BI
11 5 (1.77%) SQL Server
11 5 (1.77%) SQLPlus
12 4 (1.42%) DataStage
12 4 (1.42%) IBM InfoSphere
13 3 (1.06%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.71%) MySQL
14 2 (0.71%) OLAP
14 2 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (4.61%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (2.13%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.77%) SoapUI
4 4 (1.42%) JIRA
4 4 (1.42%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (1.42%) Subversion
5 3 (1.06%) JDeveloper
5 3 (1.06%) Toad
5 3 (1.06%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.71%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.35%) Ant
7 1 (0.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.35%) JConsole
7 1 (0.35%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.35%) ProC
7 1 (0.35%) QAComplete
General
1 160 (56.74%) Finance
2 28 (9.93%) General Ledger
3 18 (6.38%) Manufacturing
4 9 (3.19%) Billing
5 6 (2.13%) Legal
6 5 (1.77%) Retail
7 4 (1.42%) Banking
7 4 (1.42%) Law
8 3 (1.06%) French Language
9 2 (0.71%) Military
10 1 (0.35%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.35%) Publishing
10 1 (0.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 91 (32.27%) Consultant
2 80 (28.37%) Oracle Consultant
3 47 (16.67%) Analyst
4 37 (13.12%) Developer
4 37 (13.12%) Oracle Analyst
5 28 (9.93%) Functional Consultant
6 26 (9.22%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 24 (8.51%) Oracle Developer
8 23 (8.16%) Oracle Financials Consultant
9 21 (7.45%) Architect
10 15 (5.32%) Oracle Architect
11 12 (4.26%) Test Analyst
12 11 (3.90%) DBA
12 11 (3.90%) Oracle DBA
12 11 (3.90%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
12 11 (3.90%) Oracle Technical Consultant
12 11 (3.90%) Technical Consultant
13 10 (3.55%) Financial Analyst
13 10 (3.55%) Functional Analyst
14 9 (3.19%) Cloud Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (18.09%) Oracle Fusion
2 15 (5.32%) XML
3 13 (4.61%) Middleware
4 10 (3.55%) HTML
5 6 (2.13%) REST
5 6 (2.13%) SOAP
6 5 (1.77%) JMS
6 5 (1.77%) JSON
6 5 (1.77%) XSLT
7 3 (1.06%) .NET
7 3 (1.06%) jQuery
7 3 (1.06%) Web Services
8 2 (0.71%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.71%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (0.71%) CSS
8 2 (0.71%) LESS
8 2 (0.71%) LINQ
8 2 (0.71%) RESTful
8 2 (0.71%) Sass
8 2 (0.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (4.96%) Management Information System
3 9 (3.19%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (2.13%) User Experience
5 3 (1.06%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.71%) Data Structures
6 2 (0.71%) Freedom of Information
6 2 (0.71%) Life Science
6 2 (0.71%) RIA
7 1 (0.35%) Clustering
7 1 (0.35%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.35%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.35%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle Exalytics
7 1 (0.35%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (7.09%) Unix
2 9 (3.19%) Linux
3 4 (1.42%) Windows
4 2 (0.71%) Solaris
5 1 (0.35%) AIX
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (31.91%) ERP
2 59 (20.92%) Business Intelligence
3 36 (12.77%) Migration
4 33 (11.70%) Workflow
5 31 (10.99%) Procure-to-Pay
6 26 (9.22%) Cash Management
6 26 (9.22%) Data Migration
7 23 (8.16%) Project Management
8 22 (7.80%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (7.09%) Accounts Payable
10 18 (6.38%) Information Security
11 17 (6.03%) Stakeholder Management
12 16 (5.67%) Accounts Receivable
12 16 (5.67%) Problem-Solving
13 15 (5.32%) Change Management
13 15 (5.32%) SOA
14 14 (4.96%) Mentoring
15 12 (4.26%) CRM
16 11 (3.90%) ETL
16 11 (3.90%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 80 (28.37%) SQL
2 49 (17.38%) PL/SQL
3 17 (6.03%) Java
4 5 (1.77%) Shell Script
5 3 (1.06%) C#
6 2 (0.71%) C
6 2 (0.71%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.35%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.35%) Jython
7 1 (0.35%) Perl
7 1 (0.35%) Python
7 1 (0.35%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 1 (0.35%) XPath
Qualifications
1 64 (22.70%) Security Cleared
2 46 (16.31%) SC Cleared
3 12 (4.26%) Degree
4 11 (3.90%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.35%) HNC
6 1 (0.35%) HND
6 1 (0.35%) MBA
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.35%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.90%) SLA
2 5 (1.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.06%) IFRS
3 3 (1.06%) QA
4 2 (0.71%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.71%) GDPR
5 1 (0.35%) GxP
5 1 (0.35%) ISO 20022
5 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (1.42%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.71%) Docker
2 2 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (2.84%) Data Guard
2 3 (1.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (1.06%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.35%) Ansible
3 1 (0.35%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (0.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 282 (100.00%) Oracle
2 13 (4.61%) Microsoft
3 11 (3.90%) Hyperion
4 10 (3.55%) Workday
5 8 (2.84%) Aderant
6 7 (2.48%) SAP
7 4 (1.42%) PeopleSoft
8 3 (1.06%) Informatica
8 3 (1.06%) Pegasus
9 2 (0.71%) IBM
9 2 (0.71%) Siebel
10 1 (0.35%) CA
10 1 (0.35%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.35%) Kofax
10 1 (0.35%) ReadSoft
10 1 (0.35%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.35%) Remedy
10 1 (0.35%) Sage
10 1 (0.35%) Serena
10 1 (0.35%) ServiceNow