Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 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
18 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 547 517 480
Rank change year-on-year -30 -37 -133
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 303 415 401
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.33% 0.40% 0.42%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.73% 6.07% 5.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 215 205
UK median daily rate £490 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.89% - +2.86%
10th Percentile £386 £327 £315
90th Percentile £631 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £483 £444 £450
% change year-on-year +8.79% -1.39% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
UK median hourly rate £70.00 £24.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +182.83% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £70.00 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year +100.00% - -

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 6,401 6,839 7,770
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.91% 6.61% 8.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,857 3,980 4,467
UK median daily rate £483 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.58% +5.56% +4.65%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £667 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £465 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +3.33% +2.86% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 107 116
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £32.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.00% -22.48% -0.77%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.00 £13.38
90th Percentile £63.75 £50.50 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.21 £35.00
% change year-on-year +65.06% -39.41% +7.69%

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 18 July 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
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 18 July 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 -37 268 £495 +9.39% 37
UK excluding London -41 149 £483 +8.79% 25
London +26 120 £500 +5.26% 15
South East -10 75 £498 +7.57% 11
North of England +10 22 £450 +5.88% 6
Midlands +7 19 £450 +5.88% 2
East of England +23 17 £606 +15.48% 3
Scotland +2 13 £450 +12.50% 2
North West -13 11 £500 +14.29%
West Midlands +4 10 £450 -18.18% 2
East Midlands +18 9 £463 +8.82%
Yorkshire +23 8 £448 +5.29% 2
North East +22 3 £463 +27.59% 4
South West -35 3 £375 -11.76%

For the 6 months to 18 July 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.

1 303 (100.00%) Oracle
2 159 (52.48%) Finance
3 121 (39.93%) SQL
4 108 (35.64%) Oracle EBS R12
5 99 (32.67%) PL/SQL
6 74 (24.42%) Oracle Receivables
7 68 (22.44%) ERP
8 67 (22.11%) Oracle Payables
9 65 (21.45%) Oracle Database
10 61 (20.13%) Business Intelligence
11 57 (18.81%) Security Cleared
12 56 (18.48%) Migration
13 50 (16.50%) Oracle Fusion
14 49 (16.17%) Oracle Reports
15 46 (15.18%) Oracle General Ledger
16 43 (14.19%) Oracle Financials
17 40 (13.20%) XML
17 40 (13.20%) Oracle ERP
18 38 (12.54%) SC Cleared
19 36 (11.88%) Oracle Applications
19 36 (11.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
20 33 (10.89%) Oracle Assets
20 33 (10.89%) Data Migration
21 32 (10.56%) DV Cleared
21 32 (10.56%) Oracle iProcurement
22 31 (10.23%) Oracle BI EE
22 31 (10.23%) Project Management
23 30 (9.90%) Middleware
23 30 (9.90%) Unix
23 30 (9.90%) CRM

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 25 (8.25%) Oracle Workflow
2 22 (7.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (1.32%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.66%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (0.66%) Oracle UPK
5 1 (0.33%) Confluence
5 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.33%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle Self-Service HR
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (2.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.98%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.98%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.99%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 108 (35.64%) Oracle EBS R12
2 74 (24.42%) Oracle Receivables
3 67 (22.11%) Oracle Payables
4 46 (15.18%) Oracle General Ledger
5 43 (14.19%) Oracle Financials
6 40 (13.20%) Oracle ERP
7 36 (11.88%) Oracle Applications
8 33 (10.89%) Oracle Assets
9 32 (10.56%) Oracle iProcurement
10 28 (9.24%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 24 (7.92%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
12 23 (7.59%) Oracle Cash Management
13 17 (5.61%) Oracle Internet Expenses
14 15 (4.95%) Oracle E-Business Tax
15 12 (3.96%) Oracle TCA
16 9 (2.97%) Oracle iSupplier
17 7 (2.31%) Hyperion Planning
17 7 (2.31%) Oracle 11i
17 7 (2.31%) Oracle AGIS
18 6 (1.98%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.30%) PaaS
1 10 (3.30%) SaaS
2 7 (2.31%) GitHub
2 7 (2.31%) IaaS
3 5 (1.65%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.65%) Power Platform
4 3 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.66%) Taleo
6 1 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.33%) Office 365
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle CX
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.98%) Intranet
2 4 (1.32%) Internet
3 2 (0.66%) SAN
4 1 (0.33%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (0.33%) DHCP
4 1 (0.33%) DNS
4 1 (0.33%) Firewall
4 1 (0.33%) FTP
4 1 (0.33%) NAS
4 1 (0.33%) SWIFTNet
4 1 (0.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.33%) VLAN
4 1 (0.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (21.45%) Oracle Database
2 49 (16.17%) Oracle Reports
3 36 (11.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 31 (10.23%) Oracle BI EE
5 26 (8.58%) Data Warehouse
6 25 (8.25%) Oracle Exadata
7 19 (6.27%) Oracle Database 11g
8 17 (5.61%) Essbase
8 17 (5.61%) RDBMS
8 17 (5.61%) Relational Database
9 16 (5.28%) Oracle ODI
10 10 (3.30%) Oracle9i Database
11 8 (2.64%) Oracle Database 12c
11 8 (2.64%) Oracle Smart View
11 8 (2.64%) SQLPlus
12 7 (2.31%) SQL Server
13 6 (1.98%) BusinessObjects
13 6 (1.98%) Oracle Discoverer
14 5 (1.65%) Power BI
15 4 (1.32%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 26 (8.58%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (2.64%) Toad
3 7 (2.31%) JIRA
4 6 (1.98%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (0.99%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.66%) Subversion
7 1 (0.33%) JDeveloper
General
1 159 (52.48%) Finance
2 30 (9.90%) Billing
3 17 (5.61%) General Ledger
4 11 (3.63%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.97%) Back Office
6 8 (2.64%) Banking
6 8 (2.64%) Retail
7 7 (2.31%) Publishing
8 3 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.66%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.66%) Local Government
9 2 (0.66%) Marketing
9 2 (0.66%) Military
9 2 (0.66%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.33%) French Language
10 1 (0.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 87 (28.71%) Consultant
2 81 (26.73%) Oracle Consultant
3 45 (14.85%) Analyst
4 43 (14.19%) Developer
5 37 (12.21%) DBA
6 33 (10.89%) Oracle DBA
7 32 (10.56%) Functional Consultant
7 32 (10.56%) Oracle Functional Consultant
8 31 (10.23%) Oracle Analyst
9 28 (9.24%) Architect
10 26 (8.58%) Oracle Developer
11 24 (7.92%) Business Analyst
12 16 (5.28%) Financial Analyst
13 15 (4.95%) Oracle Business Analyst
13 15 (4.95%) Project Manager
14 14 (4.62%) Oracle Technical Consultant
14 14 (4.62%) Technical Consultant
15 13 (4.29%) Solutions Architect
16 12 (3.96%) SC Cleared DBA
17 11 (3.63%) ERP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (16.50%) Oracle Fusion
2 40 (13.20%) XML
3 30 (9.90%) Middleware
4 11 (3.63%) Web Services
5 8 (2.64%) Spring
6 7 (2.31%) JSON
7 6 (1.98%) REST
7 6 (1.98%) SOAP
8 5 (1.65%) .NET
8 5 (1.65%) HTML
9 2 (0.66%) cXML
9 2 (0.66%) EDI
10 1 (0.33%) CSS
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 1 (0.33%) Velocity
10 1 (0.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.92%) Management Information System
2 17 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (3.96%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (1.65%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (1.65%) Data Structures
4 5 (1.65%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (0.99%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (0.99%) SWIFT
5 3 (0.99%) User Experience
6 2 (0.66%) e-Learning
6 2 (0.66%) Replication
6 2 (0.66%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.33%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.33%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.33%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.33%) Life Science
7 1 (0.33%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 30 (9.90%) Unix
2 26 (8.58%) Linux
3 19 (6.27%) AIX
4 16 (5.28%) Oracle Linux
5 6 (1.98%) Solaris
5 6 (1.98%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (22.44%) ERP
2 61 (20.13%) Business Intelligence
3 56 (18.48%) Migration
4 33 (10.89%) Data Migration
5 31 (10.23%) Project Management
6 30 (9.90%) CRM
7 28 (9.24%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (9.24%) Procure-to-Pay
8 25 (8.25%) Workflow
9 22 (7.26%) Disaster Recovery
9 22 (7.26%) SOA
10 21 (6.93%) Accounts Receivable
11 19 (6.27%) Problem-Solving
12 18 (5.94%) Performance Tuning
12 18 (5.94%) Strategic Management
12 18 (5.94%) User Acceptance Testing
13 17 (5.61%) Personalization
14 16 (5.28%) Cash Management
14 16 (5.28%) Load Balancing
14 16 (5.28%) Order to Cash
Programming Languages
1 121 (39.93%) SQL
2 99 (32.67%) PL/SQL
3 23 (7.59%) Shell Script
4 14 (4.62%) Java
5 4 (1.32%) C#
6 2 (0.66%) C
6 2 (0.66%) Python
6 2 (0.66%) R
7 1 (0.33%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.33%) C++
7 1 (0.33%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.33%) VBA
7 1 (0.33%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 57 (18.81%) Security Cleared
2 38 (12.54%) SC Cleared
3 32 (10.56%) DV Cleared
4 8 (2.64%) Degree
5 5 (1.65%) ISEB
5 5 (1.65%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.66%) HNC
7 1 (0.33%) ACCA
7 1 (0.33%) CIMA
7 1 (0.33%) CISA
7 1 (0.33%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.59%) SLA
2 9 (2.97%) QA
3 3 (0.99%) IFRS
3 3 (0.99%) PMO
4 2 (0.66%) ISO 20022
5 1 (0.33%) GDPR
5 1 (0.33%) ITGC
5 1 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 22 (7.26%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (1.65%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (0.99%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.33%) vSphere
5 1 (0.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (6.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 19 (6.27%) Oracle RMAN
3 10 (3.30%) Data Guard
4 6 (1.98%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.33%) Ansible
5 1 (0.33%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.33%) Salt
5 1 (0.33%) StackStorm
Vendors
1 303 (100.00%) Oracle
2 24 (7.92%) IBM
3 21 (6.93%) Microsoft
4 18 (5.94%) Informatica
5 13 (4.29%) Hyperion
6 8 (2.64%) HP
7 6 (1.98%) Workday
8 4 (1.32%) SAP
8 4 (1.32%) Siebel
8 4 (1.32%) Tableau
9 3 (0.99%) BT
9 3 (0.99%) Citrix
9 3 (0.99%) OpenText
10 2 (0.66%) Ariba
10 2 (0.66%) CODA
10 2 (0.66%) VMware
11 1 (0.33%) Kofax
11 1 (0.33%) NetApp
11 1 (0.33%) PeopleSoft
11 1 (0.33%) Sun