Period
to 12 November 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 12 November 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
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 572 544 339
Rank change year-on-year -28 -205 +24
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 338 371 783
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.33% 0.37% 0.74%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.30% 4.50% 8.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 186 440
UK median daily rate £473 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £350 £304 £319
90th Percentile £575 £550 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 1
UK median hourly rate £10.38 £18.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.15% +1.39% -20.00%
10th Percentile £9.63 £16.98 £17.00
90th Percentile £42.25 £18.93 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.25 - -

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 6,373 8,251 8,825
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.20% 8.14% 8.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,728 4,883 5,246
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.95% +0.57%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £295
90th Percentile £650 £650 £606
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 87 97
UK median hourly rate £30.00 £27.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -12.90% +11.71%
10th Percentile £11.67 £12.26 £10.23
90th Percentile £65.00 £53.46 £99.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £23.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year +13.04% -25.81% +18.23%

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 12 November 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 12 November 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 12 November 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 -22 281 £473 +5.00% 53
UK excluding London -58 178 £450 +5.88% 40
London +11 114 £488 +2.63% 19
South East +19 83 £475 -2.56% 15
North of England -37 26 £438 +9.38% 12
Midlands -26 23 £425 +3.03% 3
East Midlands +22 17 £425 +13.33% 1
Scotland -3 17 £450 -5.26% 4
North West -35 15 £438 +9.38% 6
South West -53 15 £350 -17.65% 3
East of England -2 14 £525 +16.67% 1
Yorkshire -3 8 £431 - 3
West Midlands -48 6 £363 -14.71% 2
North East -6 2 £500 -9.09% 3

For the 6 months to 12 November 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.

1 338 (100.00%) Oracle
2 200 (59.17%) Finance
3 152 (44.97%) Oracle EBS R12
4 105 (31.07%) SQL
5 91 (26.92%) ERP
6 73 (21.60%) PL/SQL
7 72 (21.30%) Oracle Receivables
8 69 (20.41%) Oracle Payables
9 68 (20.12%) Oracle General Ledger
10 65 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
11 62 (18.34%) Oracle Reports
12 61 (18.05%) Security Cleared
13 59 (17.46%) General Ledger
14 58 (17.16%) Oracle Fusion
15 55 (16.27%) Migration
16 52 (15.38%) Oracle Financials
17 46 (13.61%) Oracle Database
18 45 (13.31%) Oracle BI Publisher
18 45 (13.31%) SC Cleared
19 43 (12.72%) Oracle Applications
19 43 (12.72%) Agile Software Development
20 39 (11.54%) Data Migration
21 38 (11.24%) Oracle ERP
22 36 (10.65%) Oracle Assets
23 34 (10.06%) Oracle Workflow
23 34 (10.06%) Workflow
24 33 (9.76%) Oracle Forms
25 32 (9.47%) Oracle Cash Management
25 32 (9.47%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
25 32 (9.47%) Oracle BI EE

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 34 (10.06%) Oracle Workflow
2 28 (8.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 8 (2.37%) WebLogic
4 7 (2.07%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (1.18%) Oracle Self-Service HR
6 3 (0.89%) Confluence
7 2 (0.59%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (0.59%) Oracle UPK
7 2 (0.59%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.30%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (5.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 152 (44.97%) Oracle EBS R12
2 72 (21.30%) Oracle Receivables
3 69 (20.41%) Oracle Payables
4 68 (20.12%) Oracle General Ledger
5 52 (15.38%) Oracle Financials
6 43 (12.72%) Oracle Applications
7 38 (11.24%) Oracle ERP
8 36 (10.65%) Oracle Assets
9 32 (9.47%) Oracle Cash Management
9 32 (9.47%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 18 (5.33%) Oracle iProcurement
11 17 (5.03%) Oracle Internet Expenses
12 16 (4.73%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
13 12 (3.55%) Hyperion Planning
14 11 (3.25%) Oracle E-Business Tax
15 8 (2.37%) Oracle FAH
15 8 (2.37%) Oracle TCA
16 7 (2.07%) Oracle 11i
16 7 (2.07%) Oracle Payroll
17 6 (1.78%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.96%) SaaS
2 8 (2.37%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.48%) PaaS
4 4 (1.18%) IaaS
4 4 (1.18%) Oracle CX
5 3 (0.89%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.59%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.59%) iPaaS
6 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.59%) Taleo
7 1 (0.30%) Office 365
7 1 (0.30%) Oracle Service Cloud
7 1 (0.30%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.89%) SAN
1 3 (0.89%) SMS
1 3 (0.89%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.59%) FTP
2 2 (0.59%) HTTP
3 1 (0.30%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (18.34%) Oracle Reports
2 46 (13.61%) Oracle Database
3 45 (13.31%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 32 (9.47%) Oracle BI EE
5 23 (6.80%) Oracle ODI
6 20 (5.92%) Essbase
7 15 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (4.14%) Oracle Smart View
9 13 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
10 12 (3.55%) Oracle Database 12c
11 9 (2.66%) Relational Database
12 8 (2.37%) Oracle Discoverer
13 6 (1.78%) SQL Server
14 4 (1.18%) Endeca
14 4 (1.18%) Oracle Exadata
14 4 (1.18%) RDBMS
14 4 (1.18%) Star Schema
15 2 (0.59%) InterSystems Cache
15 2 (0.59%) MongoDB
15 2 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (9.76%) Oracle Forms
2 20 (5.92%) JIRA
3 13 (3.85%) JDeveloper
4 10 (2.96%) Oracle APEX
5 9 (2.66%) Toad
6 4 (1.18%) Git (software)
6 4 (1.18%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.89%) SoapUI
7 3 (0.89%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (0.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.59%) ProC
8 2 (0.59%) Subversion
9 1 (0.30%) Gatling
9 1 (0.30%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.30%) JMeter
9 1 (0.30%) QAComplete
General
1 200 (59.17%) Finance
2 59 (17.46%) General Ledger
3 24 (7.10%) Manufacturing
4 9 (2.66%) Billing
5 8 (2.37%) Retail
6 6 (1.78%) Legal
7 5 (1.48%) Publishing
8 4 (1.18%) Banking
8 4 (1.18%) Law
8 4 (1.18%) Military
9 2 (0.59%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.59%) French Language
10 1 (0.30%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 112 (33.14%) Consultant
2 90 (26.63%) Oracle Consultant
3 74 (21.89%) Developer
4 57 (16.86%) Analyst
5 52 (15.38%) Oracle Developer
6 38 (11.24%) Functional Consultant
6 38 (11.24%) Oracle Analyst
7 31 (9.17%) Oracle Functional Consultant
8 26 (7.69%) Oracle Financials Consultant
9 25 (7.40%) Architect
10 18 (5.33%) Oracle Architect
11 17 (5.03%) Business Analyst
11 17 (5.03%) Oracle Technical Consultant
11 17 (5.03%) Technical Consultant
12 16 (4.73%) DBA
12 16 (4.73%) Oracle DBA
13 14 (4.14%) Hyperion Developer
14 12 (3.55%) Cloud Consultant
14 12 (3.55%) Test Analyst
15 11 (3.25%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (17.16%) Oracle Fusion
2 23 (6.80%) XML
3 17 (5.03%) Middleware
4 15 (4.44%) Web Services
5 12 (3.55%) HTML
6 6 (1.78%) .NET
6 6 (1.78%) ASP.NET
6 6 (1.78%) JSP
7 4 (1.18%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 4 (1.18%) REST
7 4 (1.18%) SOAP
8 3 (0.89%) JMS
8 3 (0.89%) jQuery
8 3 (0.89%) JSON
8 3 (0.89%) Oracle ADF
8 3 (0.89%) WebCenter
8 3 (0.89%) XSLT
9 2 (0.59%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.59%) LINQ
9 2 (0.59%) OC4J
Miscellaneous
1 26 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
2 21 (6.21%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (4.44%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.07%) User Experience
5 6 (1.78%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.18%) Life Science
6 4 (1.18%) Oracle Exalytics
7 2 (0.59%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.59%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.59%) Freedom of Information
7 2 (0.59%) Private Cloud
7 2 (0.59%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.30%) Clustering
8 1 (0.30%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.30%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 30 (8.88%) Unix
2 12 (3.55%) Linux
3 9 (2.66%) Windows
4 7 (2.07%) AIX
5 5 (1.48%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (1.18%) Solaris
7 3 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (26.92%) ERP
2 65 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
3 55 (16.27%) Migration
4 43 (12.72%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (11.54%) Data Migration
6 34 (10.06%) Workflow
7 31 (9.17%) Procure-to-Pay
8 28 (8.28%) SOA
9 27 (7.99%) Cash Management
10 26 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
11 25 (7.40%) Project Management
12 23 (6.80%) Accounts Payable
13 19 (5.62%) CRM
14 18 (5.33%) Accounts Receivable
14 18 (5.33%) Information Security
15 17 (5.03%) Order to Cash
16 16 (4.73%) Business Analysis
16 16 (4.73%) Record to Report
17 15 (4.44%) Change Management
17 15 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 105 (31.07%) SQL
2 73 (21.60%) PL/SQL
3 24 (7.10%) Java
4 7 (2.07%) Shell Script
5 5 (1.48%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.89%) C#
7 2 (0.59%) C
7 2 (0.59%) Perl
7 2 (0.59%) Python
7 2 (0.59%) VBA
8 1 (0.30%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.30%) VB
8 1 (0.30%) VB6
8 1 (0.30%) XPath
Qualifications
1 61 (18.05%) Security Cleared
2 45 (13.31%) SC Cleared
3 21 (6.21%) Degree
4 8 (2.37%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.18%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.89%) ISEB
6 3 (0.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.59%) ACCA
8 1 (0.30%) HNC
8 1 (0.30%) HND
8 1 (0.30%) MBA
8 1 (0.30%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.30%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.30%) PMP
8 1 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.25%) SLA
2 6 (1.78%) GDPR
3 5 (1.48%) QA
4 3 (0.89%) IFRS
4 3 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.59%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.59%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.30%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.30%) GxP
System Software
1 6 (1.78%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.59%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.59%) Docker
2 2 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (2.66%) Data Guard
2 5 (1.48%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.59%) Ansible
4 2 (0.59%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (0.59%) HP ALM
4 2 (0.59%) Terraform
5 1 (0.30%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 338 (100.00%) Oracle
2 31 (9.17%) Hyperion
3 26 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 8 (2.37%) Aderant
4 8 (2.37%) Informatica
4 8 (2.37%) Workday
5 7 (2.07%) SAP
6 5 (1.48%) HP
6 5 (1.48%) JD Edwards
7 4 (1.18%) IBM
7 4 (1.18%) Serena
7 4 (1.18%) Sun
8 3 (0.89%) PeopleSoft
8 3 (0.89%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.59%) Anaplan
9 2 (0.59%) Citrix
9 2 (0.59%) Epicor
9 2 (0.59%) Pegasus
9 2 (0.59%) Siebel
10 1 (0.30%) Ariba