Period
to 19 July 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 July 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 515 460 346
Rank change year-on-year -55 -114 +7
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 416 414 762
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.40% 0.43% 0.69%
As % of the Business Applications category 6.18% 5.36% 8.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 215 393
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.86% +1.74%
10th Percentile £319 £321 £307
90th Percentile £575 £575 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £420
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
UK median hourly rate £24.75 - -
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 6,728 7,720 8,692
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.50% 8.11% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,919 4,445 5,147
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £303 £288
90th Percentile £650 £638 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £440 £413
% change year-on-year +2.27% +6.67% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 114 98
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £32.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.48% +17.27% +7.38%
10th Percentile £11.00 £13.33 £10.42
90th Percentile £50.38 £59.40 £78.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.41 £35.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year -38.83% +21.74% +19.79%

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 July 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 July 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 July 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 -47 370 £453 +0.56% 48
UK excluding London -27 251 £450 - 35
London -13 142 £475 -5.00% 17
South East +33 110 £463 +2.78% 13
North of England -19 52 £425 -1.73% 5
North West -10 38 £438 +1.16% 3
Scotland -25 31 £400 -15.79% 2
Midlands -38 28 £425 -5.56% 2
South West -3 25 £425 -5.56% 5
West Midlands -19 16 £550 +15.79% 1
East Midlands -20 12 £425 -5.56% 1
Yorkshire -21 11 £425 -5.56% 1
East of England -11 5 £525 +11.70% 6
North East -9 3 £363 +0.69% 1

For the 6 months to 19 July 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.

1 416 (100.00%) Oracle
2 223 (53.61%) Finance
3 170 (40.87%) Oracle EBS R12
4 111 (26.68%) SQL
5 91 (21.88%) PL/SQL
6 82 (19.71%) Agile Software Development
7 81 (19.47%) ERP
8 78 (18.75%) Oracle General Ledger
9 77 (18.51%) Oracle Receivables
10 74 (17.79%) Migration
11 70 (16.83%) Oracle Fusion
12 67 (16.11%) Oracle Reports
12 67 (16.11%) Oracle Payables
13 63 (15.14%) General Ledger
14 57 (13.70%) Data Migration
15 52 (12.50%) Oracle Database
16 51 (12.26%) Oracle Financials
17 48 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
18 44 (10.58%) Oracle BI Publisher
19 43 (10.34%) Self-Motivation
19 43 (10.34%) Oracle Workflow
19 43 (10.34%) Workflow
20 42 (10.10%) Hyperion
21 41 (9.86%) Oracle Forms
22 40 (9.62%) JIRA
23 39 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
23 39 (9.38%) Problem-Solving
24 38 (9.13%) Unix
24 38 (9.13%) Microsoft
25 37 (8.89%) XML

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 43 (10.34%) Oracle Workflow
2 35 (8.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 11 (2.64%) Confluence
4 10 (2.40%) WebLogic
5 5 (1.20%) Oracle BPEL
6 3 (0.72%) Oracle Self-Service HR
7 2 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.48%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.48%) Oracle UPK
8 1 (0.24%) Apache
8 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.24%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.24%) SAS
8 1 (0.24%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.24%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.24%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.24%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.24%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.44%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.72%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.24%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (0.24%) Camtasia
4 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 170 (40.87%) Oracle EBS R12
2 78 (18.75%) Oracle General Ledger
3 77 (18.51%) Oracle Receivables
4 67 (16.11%) Oracle Payables
5 51 (12.26%) Oracle Financials
6 35 (8.41%) Oracle Assets
7 33 (7.93%) Oracle ERP
8 31 (7.45%) Oracle Applications
9 27 (6.49%) Oracle Cash Management
10 26 (6.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 17 (4.09%) Oracle Internet Expenses
12 16 (3.85%) Oracle iProcurement
13 14 (3.37%) Oracle E-Business Tax
14 12 (2.88%) Hyperion Planning
14 12 (2.88%) Oracle 11i
15 11 (2.64%) Dynamics NAV
16 10 (2.40%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
16 10 (2.40%) Oracle TCA
17 9 (2.16%) Dynamics AX
17 9 (2.16%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.64%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.40%) Taleo
3 7 (1.68%) FinancialForce
4 6 (1.44%) PaaS
4 6 (1.44%) SaaS
5 5 (1.20%) IaaS
6 3 (0.72%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (0.48%) Office 365
7 2 (0.48%) Oracle CX
8 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.24%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.24%) Oracle Service Cloud
8 1 (0.24%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.40%) SAN
2 8 (1.92%) Firewall
2 8 (1.92%) TCP/IP
3 4 (0.96%) SMS
3 4 (0.96%) VPN
4 2 (0.48%) DHCP
4 2 (0.48%) DNS
4 2 (0.48%) Internet
4 2 (0.48%) VLAN
5 1 (0.24%) FTP
5 1 (0.24%) HTTP
5 1 (0.24%) Intranet
5 1 (0.24%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.24%) NAS
5 1 (0.24%) PuTTY
5 1 (0.24%) Skype
5 1 (0.24%) SSH
5 1 (0.24%) SWIFTNet
5 1 (0.24%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.24%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (16.11%) Oracle Reports
2 52 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 44 (10.58%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 32 (7.69%) Oracle BI EE
5 29 (6.97%) Oracle ODI
6 27 (6.49%) Essbase
7 23 (5.53%) Oracle Smart View
8 19 (4.57%) Oracle Database 11g
9 15 (3.61%) Oracle Discoverer
10 11 (2.64%) Oracle Database 12c
11 7 (1.68%) Relational Database
11 7 (1.68%) SAP HANA
12 6 (1.44%) RDBMS
13 5 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
14 3 (0.72%) Endeca
14 3 (0.72%) Oracle Exadata
14 3 (0.72%) SQL Server
14 3 (0.72%) SQLPlus
14 3 (0.72%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 41 (9.86%) Oracle Forms
2 40 (9.62%) JIRA
3 16 (3.85%) JDeveloper
4 15 (3.61%) Oracle APEX
5 12 (2.88%) Ant
5 12 (2.88%) Gradle
5 12 (2.88%) MSBuild
6 10 (2.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 10 (2.40%) Jenkins
7 9 (2.16%) TeamCity
8 7 (1.68%) Toad
9 3 (0.72%) HP UFT
9 3 (0.72%) Subversion
10 2 (0.48%) ERwin
11 1 (0.24%) Gatling
11 1 (0.24%) JMeter
11 1 (0.24%) ProC
11 1 (0.24%) TortoiseSVN
11 1 (0.24%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.24%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 223 (53.61%) Finance
2 63 (15.14%) General Ledger
3 23 (5.53%) Manufacturing
4 9 (2.16%) Retail
5 8 (1.92%) Advertising
6 7 (1.68%) Publishing
7 6 (1.44%) Billing
8 4 (0.96%) Legal
8 4 (0.96%) Local Government
9 3 (0.72%) French Language
9 3 (0.72%) Military
9 3 (0.72%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.48%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.48%) Banking
10 2 (0.48%) Electronics
10 2 (0.48%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.48%) Marketing
11 1 (0.24%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 119 (28.61%) Consultant
2 91 (21.88%) Oracle Consultant
3 84 (20.19%) Analyst
4 72 (17.31%) Developer
5 57 (13.70%) Functional Consultant
6 51 (12.26%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 49 (11.78%) Oracle Analyst
8 44 (10.58%) Oracle Developer
9 26 (6.25%) Business Analyst
10 23 (5.53%) Oracle Financials Consultant
11 21 (5.05%) Architect
11 21 (5.05%) DBA
11 21 (5.05%) Oracle DBA
12 19 (4.57%) Test Analyst
13 18 (4.33%) Hyperion Developer
14 17 (4.09%) Financial Analyst
15 14 (3.37%) Project Manager
15 14 (3.37%) Technical Analyst
16 13 (3.13%) Functional Analyst
16 13 (3.13%) Oracle Applications DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (16.83%) Oracle Fusion
2 37 (8.89%) XML
3 24 (5.77%) Web Services
4 19 (4.57%) Middleware
5 13 (3.13%) HTML
6 10 (2.40%) .NET
6 10 (2.40%) SOAP
7 9 (2.16%) REST
8 7 (1.68%) ASP.NET
8 7 (1.68%) Oracle ADF
9 6 (1.44%) JSON
10 5 (1.20%) EDI
10 5 (1.20%) JSP
11 3 (0.72%) Oracle GoldenGate
12 2 (0.48%) IDoc
12 2 (0.48%) SAP Basis
12 2 (0.48%) WebCenter
12 2 (0.48%) WSDL
12 2 (0.48%) WSH
12 2 (0.48%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 43 (10.34%) Self-Motivation
2 33 (7.93%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (2.40%) Computer Science
4 6 (1.44%) Replication
5 5 (1.20%) Data Centre
5 5 (1.20%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.20%) Mobile App
6 4 (0.96%) Clustering
6 4 (0.96%) e-Learning
6 4 (0.96%) User Experience
6 4 (0.96%) Virtual Team
7 3 (0.72%) Oracle Exalytics
7 3 (0.72%) Private Cloud
8 2 (0.48%) Life Science
8 2 (0.48%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.24%) NHS
9 1 (0.24%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.24%) PKI
9 1 (0.24%) Podcast
9 1 (0.24%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 38 (9.13%) Unix
2 21 (5.05%) Linux
3 11 (2.64%) Windows
4 6 (1.44%) AIX
4 6 (1.44%) Solaris
5 5 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (0.96%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (0.96%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (19.71%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (19.47%) ERP
3 74 (17.79%) Migration
4 57 (13.70%) Data Migration
5 48 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
6 43 (10.34%) Workflow
7 39 (9.38%) Problem-Solving
7 39 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
8 37 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
9 35 (8.41%) SOA
10 28 (6.73%) CRM
10 28 (6.73%) Project Management
11 25 (6.01%) Procure-to-Pay
12 21 (5.05%) Accounts Receivable
12 21 (5.05%) Planning and Forecasting
13 20 (4.81%) Cash Management
13 20 (4.81%) Configuration Management
13 20 (4.81%) Personalization
13 20 (4.81%) Test Scripting
14 18 (4.33%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 111 (26.68%) SQL
2 91 (21.88%) PL/SQL
3 21 (5.05%) Java
4 15 (3.61%) Shell Script
5 13 (3.13%) PowerShell
6 12 (2.88%) JavaScript
7 4 (0.96%) Bash Shell
7 4 (0.96%) C
7 4 (0.96%) VBA
8 3 (0.72%) Python
9 2 (0.48%) Perl
10 1 (0.24%) AWK
10 1 (0.24%) C#
10 1 (0.24%) Ruby
10 1 (0.24%) sed
10 1 (0.24%) VB
10 1 (0.24%) VB6
10 1 (0.24%) X++
Qualifications
1 31 (7.45%) Security Cleared
2 28 (6.73%) SC Cleared
3 23 (5.53%) Degree
4 7 (1.68%) ISTQB
4 7 (1.68%) Oracle Certification
5 6 (1.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (1.20%) APMP
6 5 (1.20%) ISEB
7 2 (0.48%) ACCA
7 2 (0.48%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.24%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.24%) CIMA
8 1 (0.24%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.24%) MCITP
8 1 (0.24%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.24%) PMP
8 1 (0.24%) RHCE
8 1 (0.24%) RHCT
8 1 (0.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.88%) GDPR
2 11 (2.64%) SLA
3 9 (2.16%) QA
4 5 (1.20%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (0.72%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.48%) GAAP
6 2 (0.48%) PMO
7 1 (0.24%) IFRS
7 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (0.96%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.24%) Docker
4 1 (0.24%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.24%) NFS
4 1 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.24%) vSphere
4 1 (0.24%) Xen
4 1 (0.24%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (3.37%) Ansible
2 13 (3.13%) Data Guard
2 13 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (2.88%) Automic
3 12 (2.88%) Puppet
3 12 (2.88%) Salt
4 8 (1.92%) Single Sign-On
5 7 (1.68%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (1.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 5 (1.20%) Oracle RMAN
8 4 (0.96%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 4 (0.96%) HP ALM
9 2 (0.48%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.48%) Terraform
9 2 (0.48%) Trend Micro Deep Security
10 1 (0.24%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.24%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 1 (0.24%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 1 (0.24%) vMotion
Vendors
1 416 (100.00%) Oracle
2 42 (10.10%) Hyperion
3 38 (9.13%) Microsoft
4 35 (8.41%) SAP
5 15 (3.61%) JD Edwards
6 11 (2.64%) HP
7 9 (2.16%) Epicor
8 8 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (1.68%) IFS
9 7 (1.68%) Infor
9 7 (1.68%) Sage
9 7 (1.68%) Xero
10 6 (1.44%) IBM
11 5 (1.20%) Citrix
11 5 (1.20%) Informatica
11 5 (1.20%) NetApp
11 5 (1.20%) Red Hat
12 4 (0.96%) PeopleSoft
12 4 (0.96%) Siebel
13 3 (0.72%) Micro Focus