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 3 months to 30 March 2017 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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 387 372 328
Rank change year-on-year -15 -44  
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 221 294 345
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.49% 0.54% 0.64%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.73% 6.76% 7.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 154 166
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £350 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £430 £413
% change year-on-year +4.65% +4.24%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Oracle EBS is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 3855 4350 4696
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.47% 8.04% 8.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2311 2629 2644
Median daily rate £450 £430 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% -4.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £593 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 49 38
Median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.81% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.66 £10.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.00 £64.75 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +41.81% +57.14%  

Oracle EBS
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Oracle EBS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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 30 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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -9 194 £463 +2.77% 42
London +8 69 £525 +12.29% 14
South East +17 46 £450 - 16
Hampshire +6 20 £450 -6.25% 8
South West +7 16 £463 +20.12% 4
East Midlands -16 14 £450 -5.26%
West Midlands +16 10 £475 +7.34%
Milton Keynes +7 10 £500 +14.28%
Northamptonshire +6 10 £400 -15.78%
Buckinghamshire +4 10 £500 +6.66%
North East -12 9 £360 -7.09%
Wiltshire - 9 £523 - 3
Yorkshire +20 8 £450 -10.00% 3
City of London +6 8 £488 +10.79% 4
Croydon - 8 £550 -
West Yorkshire +17 7 £450 -18.18% 2
East of England 0 7 £525 +20.00% 1
West Sussex +8 6 £431 - 2
Havant +4 6 £488 -
North West +1 6 £463 +17.46% 4
Warwickshire -1 6 £450 -1.09%
Durham - 6 £355 -
Midlands +8 5 £170 -54.66%
Bedfordshire +4 5 £528 +17.22%
Wales - 5 £350 - 1
Corsham - 5 £525 -
Bradford - 5 £450 - 1
Berkshire +23 4 £388 -13.88%
Bristol +6 4 £363 -5.84%
Warwick -4 4 £475 +4.39%

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle EBS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Oracle EBS.

1 493 (100.00%) Oracle
2 231 (46.86%) Oracle EBS R12
3 217 (44.02%) Finance
4 107 (21.70%) Security Cleared
5 106 (21.50%) ERP
6 98 (19.88%) Oracle Database
7 87 (17.65%) SC Cleared
8 81 (16.43%) SQL
9 74 (15.01%) Oracle Reports
10 71 (14.40%) Oracle Applications
10 71 (14.40%) Oracle BI EE
11 69 (14.00%) Business Intelligence
12 66 (13.39%) Oracle Fusion
13 62 (12.58%) Migration
14 60 (12.17%) PL/SQL
15 54 (10.95%) Oracle Financials
16 53 (10.75%) Unix
16 53 (10.75%) Data Migration
17 51 (10.34%) ITIL
18 45 (9.13%) Oracle Receivables
19 42 (8.52%) User Acceptance Testing
19 42 (8.52%) Oracle Database 11g
20 40 (8.11%) Hyperion
20 40 (8.11%) Linux
21 38 (7.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
21 38 (7.71%) SOA
21 38 (7.71%) PRINCE2
21 38 (7.71%) Change Management
21 38 (7.71%) Oracle Payables
22 37 (7.51%) Agile Software Development

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 38 (7.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 33 (6.69%) Oracle Workflow
3 27 (5.48%) WebLogic
4 26 (5.27%) Oracle Application Server
5 8 (1.62%) Oracle Self-Service HR
6 4 (0.81%) Tuxedo
7 3 (0.61%) Apache
7 3 (0.61%) Apache Spark
7 3 (0.61%) GeoServer
7 3 (0.61%) JBoss
7 3 (0.61%) Oracle Service Bus
7 3 (0.61%) WildFly
8 2 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.41%) Liferay
8 2 (0.41%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.20%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.20%) Drupal
9 1 (0.20%) IIS
9 1 (0.20%) Mule
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle BPEL
Applications
1 34 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 20 (4.06%) MS Project
3 17 (3.45%) MS Office
4 16 (3.25%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (2.43%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 231 (46.86%) Oracle EBS R12
2 71 (14.40%) Oracle Applications
3 54 (10.95%) Oracle Financials
4 45 (9.13%) Oracle Receivables
5 38 (7.71%) Oracle Payables
6 31 (6.29%) Oracle ERP
7 29 (5.88%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 24 (4.87%) Oracle General Ledger
9 22 (4.46%) Oracle 11i
10 18 (3.65%) Oracle Assets
11 15 (3.04%) Oracle Cash Management
12 13 (2.64%) Oracle iProcurement
13 12 (2.43%) Oracle Internet Expenses
13 12 (2.43%) Oracle Payroll
14 9 (1.83%) Oracle iRecruitment
15 8 (1.62%) Oracle E-Business Tax
16 7 (1.42%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
17 6 (1.22%) Oracle BPM
18 5 (1.01%) Hyperion Planning
18 5 (1.01%) Oracle ASCP
Cloud Services
1 28 (5.68%) PaaS
2 27 (5.48%) SaaS
3 20 (4.06%) IaaS
4 6 (1.22%) Taleo
5 2 (0.41%) Boomi
6 1 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.03%) DMZ
2 8 (1.62%) SAN
3 5 (1.01%) Kerberos
4 3 (0.61%) Internet
5 2 (0.41%) LDAP
5 2 (0.41%) SSL
6 1 (0.20%) AMQP
6 1 (0.20%) HTTP
6 1 (0.20%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (19.88%) Oracle Database
2 74 (15.01%) Oracle Reports
3 71 (14.40%) Oracle BI EE
4 42 (8.52%) Oracle Database 11g
5 28 (5.68%) Oracle Database 12c
6 27 (5.48%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 18 (3.65%) Oracle Discoverer
8 16 (3.25%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (3.04%) Oracle Database 10g
9 15 (3.04%) SQL Server
10 14 (2.84%) Relational Database
11 13 (2.64%) Oracle ODI
11 13 (2.64%) RDBMS
12 7 (1.42%) Oracle OWB
12 7 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (1.22%) DB2
14 5 (1.01%) Essbase
14 5 (1.01%) MongoDB
14 5 (1.01%) Oracle9i Database
14 5 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (4.67%) Oracle APEX
2 22 (4.46%) Oracle Forms
3 8 (1.62%) MSI
3 8 (1.62%) Toad
4 4 (0.81%) JDeveloper
5 3 (0.61%) CA Gen
5 3 (0.61%) ProC
6 2 (0.41%) JIRA
7 1 (0.20%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.20%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.20%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.20%) LSMW
7 1 (0.20%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.20%) PVCS
General
1 217 (44.02%) Finance
2 21 (4.26%) Retail
3 17 (3.45%) General Ledger
4 14 (2.84%) Back Office
5 13 (2.64%) Manufacturing
6 12 (2.43%) Billing
7 5 (1.01%) Local Government
8 4 (0.81%) Marketing
8 4 (0.81%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.41%) Advertising
9 2 (0.41%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.20%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.20%) Electronics
10 1 (0.20%) German Language
10 1 (0.20%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 130 (26.37%) Consultant
2 121 (24.54%) Oracle Consultant
3 87 (17.65%) DBA
4 80 (16.23%) Oracle DBA
5 61 (12.37%) Analyst
6 45 (9.13%) Developer
7 40 (8.11%) Project Manager
8 39 (7.91%) Oracle Analyst
9 36 (7.30%) Functional Consultant
10 34 (6.90%) Oracle Developer
11 33 (6.69%) Oracle Functional Consultant
12 27 (5.48%) Oracle Applications DBA
13 26 (5.27%) Business Analyst
13 26 (5.27%) Oracle Project Manager
13 26 (5.27%) Oracle Technical Consultant
13 26 (5.27%) Technical Consultant
14 21 (4.26%) Architect
15 20 (4.06%) E-Business Manager
15 20 (4.06%) Oracle Business Analyst
16 17 (3.45%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (13.39%) Oracle Fusion
2 32 (6.49%) Middleware
3 10 (2.03%) XML
4 8 (1.62%) Web Services
5 7 (1.42%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 7 (1.42%) REST
6 6 (1.22%) .NET
7 5 (1.01%) OAuth2
7 5 (1.01%) WebCenter
8 4 (0.81%) Oracle ADF
8 4 (0.81%) RESTful
9 3 (0.61%) HTML
9 3 (0.61%) JMS
9 3 (0.61%) JSON
9 3 (0.61%) SOAP
10 2 (0.41%) .NET Framework
10 2 (0.41%) CSS
10 2 (0.41%) OC4J
10 2 (0.41%) Visualforce
11 1 (0.20%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 27 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (1.22%) Data Centre
4 5 (1.01%) Clustering
4 5 (1.01%) HACMP
4 5 (1.01%) Management Information System
5 4 (0.81%) Virtual Team
6 3 (0.61%) Data Structures
6 3 (0.61%) NHS
7 2 (0.41%) DataPower
7 2 (0.41%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.20%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.20%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 53 (10.75%) Unix
2 40 (8.11%) Linux
3 33 (6.69%) Windows
4 19 (3.85%) AIX
5 13 (2.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (1.62%) Windows Vista
7 5 (1.01%) Windows Server
7 5 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.81%) MVS
8 4 (0.81%) Oracle Linux
8 4 (0.81%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.61%) HPUX
9 3 (0.61%) Solaris
9 3 (0.61%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (21.50%) ERP
2 69 (14.00%) Business Intelligence
3 62 (12.58%) Migration
4 53 (10.75%) Data Migration
5 51 (10.34%) ITIL
6 42 (8.52%) User Acceptance Testing
7 38 (7.71%) Change Management
7 38 (7.71%) PRINCE2
7 38 (7.71%) SOA
8 37 (7.51%) Agile Software Development
9 34 (6.90%) Workflow
10 33 (6.69%) Project Management
11 32 (6.49%) Performance Tuning
12 29 (5.88%) Integration Testing
13 28 (5.68%) Procure-to-Pay
14 24 (4.87%) Business Analysis
15 23 (4.67%) Data Cleansing
16 21 (4.26%) Configuration Management
16 21 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
16 21 (4.26%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 81 (16.43%) SQL
2 60 (12.17%) PL/SQL
3 31 (6.29%) Java
4 24 (4.87%) Shell Script
5 15 (3.04%) C
6 8 (1.62%) C#
7 5 (1.01%) JavaScript
8 4 (0.81%) Perl
8 4 (0.81%) Python
8 4 (0.81%) Ruby
9 2 (0.41%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.20%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.20%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 107 (21.70%) Security Cleared
2 87 (17.65%) SC Cleared
3 9 (1.83%) DV Cleared
4 7 (1.42%) Oracle Certification
5 5 (1.01%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (1.01%) ISEB
6 4 (0.81%) BC Cleared
6 4 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.61%) OCP
8 2 (0.41%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.20%) APMP
9 1 (0.20%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.20%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.62%) PMO
1 8 (1.62%) QA
2 5 (1.01%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.01%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (0.81%) SLA
4 2 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 25 (5.07%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (1.22%) Oracle Clusterware
3 5 (1.01%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 4 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.41%) Tivoli Directory Server
6 2 (0.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 27 (5.48%) Data Guard
2 23 (4.67%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 17 (3.45%) Oracle RMAN
4 12 (2.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 9 (1.83%) HP Quality Center
6 8 (1.62%) SCCM
7 7 (1.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 4 (0.81%) Tivoli
8 4 (0.81%) vRealize
9 3 (0.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 2 (0.41%) Oracle Statspack
11 1 (0.20%) MOM
Vendors
1 493 (100.00%) Oracle
2 40 (8.11%) Hyperion
3 37 (7.51%) Microsoft
4 16 (3.25%) IBM
5 15 (3.04%) Red Hat
6 12 (2.43%) HP
6 12 (2.43%) SAP
7 11 (2.23%) Informatica
8 10 (2.03%) VMware
9 9 (1.83%) TIBCO
10 7 (1.42%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (1.42%) webMethods
11 6 (1.22%) Cognos
12 5 (1.01%) NetApp
13 4 (0.81%) Dell
14 3 (0.61%) CA
14 3 (0.61%) Fujitsu
14 3 (0.61%) Kofax
14 3 (0.61%) MuleSoft
15 2 (0.41%) Workday
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