Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 511 384 388
Rank change year-on-year -127 +4 -71
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 387 537 650
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.38% 0.57% 0.60%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.15% 6.69% 7.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 292 311
UK median daily rate £430 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.44% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £225 £319 £313
90th Percentile £538 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £445
% change year-on-year - -4.49% +4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £31.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.68% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year -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 7,512 8,028 8,652
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.46% 8.49% 8.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,458 4,871 4,931
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.05% -2.00%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £281
90th Percentile £650 £624 £610
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 79 124
UK median hourly rate £29.00 £25.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.00% -30.56% +21.01%
10th Percentile £10.30 £9.80 £14.11
90th Percentile £53.00 £65.50 £69.07
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £25.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +2.00% -30.56% +50.00%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 19 February 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 -106 339 £430 -4.44% 46
UK excluding London -124 205 £425 - 32
London -17 152 £438 -12.50% 16
South East -43 65 £431 +1.47% 8
North of England -35 53 £431 +7.81% 10
Midlands -24 35 £400 +3.23% 5
North West -46 29 £450 +12.36% 8
West Midlands +5 28 £450 +19.05% 4
South West -9 26 £425 -5.56% 3
Scotland -7 20 £450 +38.46% 1
Yorkshire +10 16 £431 -4.17% 1
East Midlands -10 7 £375 -16.67% 1
North East +20 6 £350 -3.45% 1
East of England -39 6 £363 -19.44% 4

For the 6 months to 19 February 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.

1 387 (100.00%) Oracle
2 203 (52.45%) Finance
3 177 (45.74%) Oracle EBS R12
4 131 (33.85%) SQL
5 92 (23.77%) Oracle Receivables
6 87 (22.48%) PL/SQL
7 81 (20.93%) Oracle Payables
8 73 (18.86%) ERP
9 68 (17.57%) Oracle Reports
10 66 (17.05%) Oracle General Ledger
11 64 (16.54%) Oracle Database
12 59 (15.25%) Migration
13 58 (14.99%) Oracle Assets
14 56 (14.47%) Agile Software Development
15 53 (13.70%) Oracle Financials
16 50 (12.92%) Oracle Fusion
17 47 (12.14%) Oracle iProcurement
18 45 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
19 44 (11.37%) SOA
19 44 (11.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
20 43 (11.11%) XML
21 42 (10.85%) Oracle Applications
21 42 (10.85%) Oracle Internet Expenses
22 41 (10.59%) User Acceptance Testing
23 39 (10.08%) Oracle Workflow
23 39 (10.08%) Workflow
23 39 (10.08%) Oracle Database 11g
23 39 (10.08%) Oracle BI Publisher
24 38 (9.82%) Data Migration
24 38 (9.82%) Billing

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 44 (11.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 39 (10.08%) Oracle Workflow
3 16 (4.13%) WebLogic
4 13 (3.36%) Confluence
5 3 (0.78%) Oracle 10gAS
5 3 (0.78%) Oracle UPK
6 2 (0.52%) Apache
6 2 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.52%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.52%) Oracle Self-Service HR
6 2 (0.52%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.26%) CMS
7 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.26%) GeoServer
7 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (4.65%) Spreadsheet
2 8 (2.07%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.03%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.78%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.26%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.26%) Camtasia
Business Applications
1 177 (45.74%) Oracle EBS R12
2 92 (23.77%) Oracle Receivables
3 81 (20.93%) Oracle Payables
4 66 (17.05%) Oracle General Ledger
5 58 (14.99%) Oracle Assets
6 53 (13.70%) Oracle Financials
7 47 (12.14%) Oracle iProcurement
8 42 (10.85%) Oracle Applications
8 42 (10.85%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 23 (5.94%) Oracle ERP
10 18 (4.65%) Oracle Payroll
11 15 (3.88%) Oracle Cash Management
12 13 (3.36%) Oracle E-Business Tax
13 12 (3.10%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
14 11 (2.84%) Dynamics AX
14 11 (2.84%) NetSuite
14 11 (2.84%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
15 10 (2.58%) Dynamics NAV
15 10 (2.58%) Unit4 Business World
16 8 (2.07%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.58%) FinancialForce
2 9 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.81%) Taleo
4 5 (1.29%) IaaS
5 4 (1.03%) PaaS
5 4 (1.03%) SaaS
6 3 (0.78%) Oracle Service Cloud
7 1 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.26%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.26%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 35 (9.04%) Internet
2 9 (2.33%) SMS
3 7 (1.81%) Firewall
4 5 (1.29%) SAN
5 4 (1.03%) VPN
6 2 (0.52%) DHCP
6 2 (0.52%) DNS
6 2 (0.52%) SWIFTNet
6 2 (0.52%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.52%) VLAN
7 1 (0.26%) Broadband
7 1 (0.26%) HTTP
7 1 (0.26%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.26%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.26%) NAS
7 1 (0.26%) PuTTY
7 1 (0.26%) SSH
7 1 (0.26%) SSL
7 1 (0.26%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (17.57%) Oracle Reports
2 64 (16.54%) Oracle Database
3 39 (10.08%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 39 (10.08%) Oracle Database 11g
4 37 (9.56%) Oracle BI EE
5 29 (7.49%) Oracle Discoverer
6 25 (6.46%) Oracle Database 10g
7 21 (5.43%) Oracle ODI
8 11 (2.84%) Essbase
8 11 (2.84%) Oracle Smart View
9 10 (2.58%) SAP HANA
10 6 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (1.29%) Oracle Database 12c
11 5 (1.29%) SQL Server
12 3 (0.78%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.78%) Relational Database
13 2 (0.52%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (0.52%) QlikView
14 1 (0.26%) Cognos Query Studio
14 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 29 (7.49%) Oracle Forms
2 22 (5.68%) JIRA
3 15 (3.88%) Oracle APEX
4 13 (3.36%) Ant
4 13 (3.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 13 (3.36%) Gradle
4 13 (3.36%) Jenkins
4 13 (3.36%) MSBuild
4 13 (3.36%) TeamCity
5 8 (2.07%) JDeveloper
6 4 (1.03%) JUnit
6 4 (1.03%) Moq
6 4 (1.03%) NSubstitute
6 4 (1.03%) NUnit
6 4 (1.03%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (0.78%) HP UFT
7 3 (0.78%) ProC
7 3 (0.78%) Subversion
7 3 (0.78%) Toad
8 2 (0.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 203 (52.45%) Finance
2 38 (9.82%) Billing
3 34 (8.79%) General Ledger
4 21 (5.43%) Manufacturing
5 11 (2.84%) Advertising
6 9 (2.33%) Retail
7 4 (1.03%) Banking
8 3 (0.78%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.52%) German Language
9 2 (0.52%) Legal
9 2 (0.52%) Publishing
10 1 (0.26%) International Banking
10 1 (0.26%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.26%) Local Government
10 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.26%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 115 (29.72%) Consultant
2 99 (25.58%) Oracle Consultant
3 73 (18.86%) Analyst
4 57 (14.73%) Developer
5 43 (11.11%) Functional Consultant
6 42 (10.85%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 41 (10.59%) Oracle Analyst
7 41 (10.59%) Oracle Developer
8 34 (8.79%) DBA
9 33 (8.53%) Oracle DBA
10 26 (6.72%) Oracle Applications DBA
11 25 (6.46%) Support Analyst
12 22 (5.68%) Oracle Support Analyst
13 20 (5.17%) Oracle Financials Consultant
14 19 (4.91%) Project Manager
15 18 (4.65%) E-Business Consultant
16 17 (4.39%) Business Analyst
17 16 (4.13%) E-Business Analyst
18 15 (3.88%) Architect
18 15 (3.88%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (12.92%) Oracle Fusion
2 43 (11.11%) XML
3 30 (7.75%) Web Services
4 16 (4.13%) Middleware
5 7 (1.81%) SOAP
6 6 (1.55%) HTML
7 5 (1.29%) REST
8 4 (1.03%) .NET
8 4 (1.03%) Oracle ADF
8 4 (1.03%) WebCenter
8 4 (1.03%) WSH
9 3 (0.78%) WSDL
10 2 (0.52%) J2EE
10 2 (0.52%) JSON
10 2 (0.52%) RESTful
11 1 (0.26%) Java ME
11 1 (0.26%) JAX-WS
11 1 (0.26%) JSF
11 1 (0.26%) OAuth2
11 1 (0.26%) OC4J
Miscellaneous
1 21 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (2.58%) User Experience
3 7 (1.81%) Data Centre
3 7 (1.81%) Mobile App
4 5 (1.29%) Clustering
5 4 (1.03%) Replication
6 3 (0.78%) Management Information System
6 3 (0.78%) Virtual Team
7 2 (0.52%) FMCG
7 2 (0.52%) PKI
7 2 (0.52%) Public Cloud
7 2 (0.52%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.26%) Derivative
8 1 (0.26%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.26%) Equities
8 1 (0.26%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.26%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.26%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.26%) Life Science
8 1 (0.26%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 28 (7.24%) Unix
2 24 (6.20%) Linux
3 6 (1.55%) Windows
4 4 (1.03%) Solaris
5 3 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.52%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.26%) AIX
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (18.86%) ERP
2 59 (15.25%) Migration
3 56 (14.47%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
5 44 (11.37%) SOA
6 41 (10.59%) User Acceptance Testing
7 39 (10.08%) Workflow
8 38 (9.82%) Data Migration
9 35 (9.04%) Stakeholder Management
10 20 (5.17%) ITIL
11 18 (4.65%) System Testing
12 17 (4.39%) Configuration Management
12 17 (4.39%) Project Management
13 15 (3.88%) Test Scripting
14 14 (3.62%) DevOps
15 13 (3.36%) Performance Tuning
16 11 (2.84%) Cash Management
16 11 (2.84%) Line Management
16 11 (2.84%) PRINCE2
16 11 (2.84%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 131 (33.85%) SQL
2 87 (22.48%) PL/SQL
3 18 (4.65%) Shell Script
4 15 (3.88%) Java
5 13 (3.36%) PowerShell
6 7 (1.81%) C
7 4 (1.03%) C#
7 4 (1.03%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.26%) Perl
8 1 (0.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (6.46%) Security Cleared
2 15 (3.88%) SC Cleared
3 7 (1.81%) APMP
4 5 (1.29%) Degree
4 5 (1.29%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (1.03%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (0.52%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.52%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.26%) CCNA
7 1 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.26%) ISEB
7 1 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.26%) MCITP
7 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.26%) NCDA
7 1 (0.26%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.26%) PMP
7 1 (0.26%) RHCE
7 1 (0.26%) RHCT
7 1 (0.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.81%) QA
2 5 (1.29%) GDPR
2 5 (1.29%) SLA
3 2 (0.52%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.52%) GAAP
3 2 (0.52%) PMO
4 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 17 (4.39%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (0.78%) SRDF
2 3 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.52%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.52%) Docker
3 2 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.26%) NFS
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle Clusterware
4 1 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.26%) vSphere
4 1 (0.26%) Xen
4 1 (0.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 20 (5.17%) Data Guard
2 14 (3.62%) Ansible
2 14 (3.62%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (3.36%) Puppet
3 13 (3.36%) Salt
4 10 (2.58%) Oracle RMAN
5 9 (2.33%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 9 (2.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 8 (2.07%) Single Sign-On
7 4 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (0.78%) Oracle Identity Management
9 2 (0.52%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.52%) QRadar
10 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 1 (0.26%) vMotion
10 1 (0.26%) vRealize
Vendors
1 387 (100.00%) Oracle
2 30 (7.75%) SAP
3 27 (6.98%) Microsoft
4 19 (4.91%) Hyperion
5 15 (3.88%) Salesforce.com
6 13 (3.36%) JD Edwards
7 11 (2.84%) Pegasus
8 10 (2.58%) Epicor
8 10 (2.58%) IFS
8 10 (2.58%) Infor
8 10 (2.58%) Sage
8 10 (2.58%) Xero
9 5 (1.29%) NetApp
9 5 (1.29%) PeopleSoft
9 5 (1.29%) Workday
10 4 (1.03%) CODA
10 4 (1.03%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.78%) EMC
11 3 (0.78%) HP
11 3 (0.78%) Micro Focus