Period
to 28 September 2020

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 28 September 2020 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
28 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 380 529 552
Rank change year-on-year +149 +23 +3
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 130 302 371
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.44% 0.35% 0.36%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.79% 4.96% 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 203 194
Median daily rate £525 £500 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +9.29% +1.67%
10th Percentile £367 £400 £352
90th Percentile £638 £606 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £450
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 2
Median hourly rate £35.00 £70.00 £24.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +182.83% +35.62%
10th Percentile £23.69 £61.25 £16.33
90th Percentile £48.52 £80.00 £32.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £70.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -50.00% +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 2,245 6,088 6,495
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.62% 7.00% 6.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,303 3,634 3,787
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £313
90th Percentile £713 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 80 91
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +45.83% -11.93%
10th Percentile £21.70 £11.25 £11.67
90th Percentile £57.17 £64.13 £60.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +66.67% -30.00%

Oracle EBS
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Oracle EBS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle EBS in the UK

Oracle EBS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Oracle EBS.

Daily rate trend for Oracle EBS in the UK

Oracle EBS
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Oracle EBS over the 6 months to 28 September 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Oracle EBS in the UK

Oracle EBS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Oracle EBS.

Hourly rate trend for Oracle EBS in the UK

Oracle EBS
Hourly Rate Histogram

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Oracle EBS over the 6 months to 28 September 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for Oracle EBS in the UK

Oracle EBS
Top 13 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 28 September 2020. 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 +178 113 £530 +0.95% 21
UK excluding London +190 87 £525 +5.00% 10
South East +174 45 £545 +3.81% 4
London +143 27 £525 - 13
Work from Home -66 19 £440 -16.19%
North of England +97 18 £440 -7.37% 1
North West +71 15 £525 +5.00%
South West +113 14 £530 +0.95%
Scotland +81 6 £393 -12.78%
East of England +74 2 £338 -43.75% 2
Yorkshire +68 2 £394 -12.50% 1
Wales - 2 - -
North East +41 1 £350 -

For the 6 months to 28 September 2020, 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.

1 130 (100.00%) Oracle
2 47 (36.15%) Finance
3 46 (35.38%) SQL
3 46 (35.38%) Security Cleared
4 40 (30.77%) PL/SQL
5 38 (29.23%) Oracle EBS R12
6 34 (26.15%) SC Cleared
7 33 (25.38%) Oracle Database
8 32 (24.62%) ERP
9 31 (23.85%) Oracle Payables
10 24 (18.46%) Business Intelligence
10 24 (18.46%) Oracle Reports
11 23 (17.69%) Migration
11 23 (17.69%) Oracle General Ledger
12 22 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
12 22 (16.92%) Toad
13 20 (15.38%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 19 (14.62%) Oracle Receivables
14 19 (14.62%) Oracle Forms
15 18 (13.85%) Data Modelling
16 17 (13.08%) Oracle ERP
17 16 (12.31%) Oracle Applications
17 16 (12.31%) Oracle Discoverer
17 16 (12.31%) XML
18 15 (11.54%) Oracle Fusion
18 15 (11.54%) Data Migration
19 13 (10.00%) Unit Testing
19 13 (10.00%) IBM
19 13 (10.00%) Oracle Assets
19 13 (10.00%) Public Sector

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 12 (9.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 12 (9.23%) Oracle Workflow
2 6 (4.62%) IIS
2 6 (4.62%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.54%) Oracle BPEL
3 2 (1.54%) Oracle Self-Service HR
4 1 (0.77%) Apache
4 1 (0.77%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.77%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.77%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 38 (29.23%) Oracle EBS R12
2 31 (23.85%) Oracle Payables
3 23 (17.69%) Oracle General Ledger
4 19 (14.62%) Oracle Receivables
5 17 (13.08%) Oracle ERP
6 16 (12.31%) Oracle Applications
7 13 (10.00%) Oracle Assets
8 12 (9.23%) Oracle Financials
9 11 (8.46%) Oracle Payroll
10 9 (6.92%) Oracle Cash Management
10 9 (6.92%) Oracle iProcurement
11 7 (5.38%) Oracle Manufacturing
12 5 (3.85%) Oracle ASCP
12 5 (3.85%) Oracle FAH
12 5 (3.85%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 4 (3.08%) Oracle 11i
14 3 (2.31%) Oracle E-Business Tax
14 3 (2.31%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
15 2 (1.54%) HFM
15 2 (1.54%) Infor SunSystems
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.92%) GitHub
2 7 (5.38%) SaaS
3 5 (3.85%) AWS
4 4 (3.08%) PaaS
5 3 (2.31%) IaaS
6 1 (0.77%) Amazon GuardDuty
6 1 (0.77%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.77%) Azure
6 1 (0.77%) Office 365
6 1 (0.77%) Power Platform
6 1 (0.77%) Route 53
6 1 (0.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.54%) DNS
1 2 (1.54%) Firewall
2 1 (0.77%) DHCP
2 1 (0.77%) Internet
2 1 (0.77%) iSCSI
2 1 (0.77%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.77%) VLAN
2 1 (0.77%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (25.38%) Oracle Database
2 24 (18.46%) Oracle Reports
3 20 (15.38%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 16 (12.31%) Oracle Discoverer
5 10 (7.69%) Essbase
6 9 (6.92%) Relational Database
7 8 (6.15%) DataStage
8 7 (5.38%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (5.38%) SQLPlus
9 6 (4.62%) IBM InfoSphere
9 6 (4.62%) Oracle Smart View
10 5 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (3.85%) Oracle BI EE
10 5 (3.85%) Oracle ODI
11 3 (2.31%) Oracle Exadata
12 2 (1.54%) Endeca
12 2 (1.54%) Oracle Database 12c
12 2 (1.54%) RDBMS
12 2 (1.54%) Star Schema
13 1 (0.77%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 22 (16.92%) Toad
2 19 (14.62%) Oracle Forms
3 12 (9.23%) Oracle APEX
4 9 (6.92%) Git (software)
5 6 (4.62%) JDeveloper
6 2 (1.54%) Ant
6 2 (1.54%) Maven
6 2 (1.54%) Subversion
7 1 (0.77%) GitLab
General
1 47 (36.15%) Finance
2 13 (10.00%) Public Sector
3 11 (8.46%) General Ledger
4 9 (6.92%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.85%) Billing
6 3 (2.31%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.77%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.77%) Law
7 1 (0.77%) Publishing
7 1 (0.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (23.08%) Analyst
2 28 (21.54%) Consultant
3 26 (20.00%) Oracle Analyst
4 24 (18.46%) Developer
4 24 (18.46%) Oracle Consultant
5 19 (14.62%) Oracle Developer
6 10 (7.69%) DBA
6 10 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
7 9 (6.92%) Business Analyst
7 9 (6.92%) Functional Analyst
7 9 (6.92%) Oracle Support Analyst
7 9 (6.92%) Support Analyst
8 8 (6.15%) Financial Analyst
9 7 (5.38%) Architect
9 7 (5.38%) Functional Consultant
9 7 (5.38%) Oracle Functional Consultant
9 7 (5.38%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
9 7 (5.38%) Payroll Consultant
10 6 (4.62%) Data Modeller
10 6 (4.62%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (12.31%) XML
2 15 (11.54%) Oracle Fusion
3 8 (6.15%) Middleware
4 5 (3.85%) SOAP
5 4 (3.08%) REST
5 4 (3.08%) XSLT
6 3 (2.31%) IBM Integration Bus
6 3 (2.31%) Web Services
7 2 (1.54%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 2 (1.54%) WSH
8 1 (0.77%) J2EE
8 1 (0.77%) JSON
8 1 (0.77%) LAMP
8 1 (0.77%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.08%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.31%) DataPower
3 3 (2.31%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (1.54%) Oracle Exalytics
4 2 (1.54%) Replication
5 1 (0.77%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.77%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.77%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.77%) Life Science
5 1 (0.77%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.77%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.23%) Linux
2 10 (7.69%) Unix
3 8 (6.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (5.38%) Solaris
5 5 (3.85%) Windows
6 3 (2.31%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (24.62%) ERP
2 24 (18.46%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (17.69%) Migration
4 22 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (13.85%) Data Modelling
6 15 (11.54%) Data Migration
7 13 (10.00%) Unit Testing
8 12 (9.23%) SOA
8 12 (9.23%) Workflow
9 11 (8.46%) ETL
10 9 (6.92%) Record to Report
11 8 (6.15%) BPEL
11 8 (6.15%) Data Integration
11 8 (6.15%) System Integration Testing
12 7 (5.38%) Information Governance
12 7 (5.38%) Kanban
12 7 (5.38%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (5.38%) Physical Data Model
12 7 (5.38%) Scrum
12 7 (5.38%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 46 (35.38%) SQL
2 40 (30.77%) PL/SQL
3 11 (8.46%) Java
4 10 (7.69%) Shell Script
5 4 (3.08%) Python
5 4 (3.08%) Ruby
5 4 (3.08%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 2 (1.54%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.77%) Perl
7 1 (0.77%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 46 (35.38%) Security Cleared
2 34 (26.15%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.85%) DV Cleared
4 4 (3.08%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.77%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.77%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.77%) PMP
5 1 (0.77%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.62%) Data Quality
2 4 (3.08%) QA
3 1 (0.77%) GAAP
3 1 (0.77%) GDPR
3 1 (0.77%) PMO
3 1 (0.77%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.54%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.54%) NFS
2 1 (0.77%) GlusterFS
2 1 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (5.38%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (3.08%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (2.31%) Data Guard
4 2 (1.54%) Ansible
4 2 (1.54%) Puppet
4 2 (1.54%) Terraform
5 1 (0.77%) Graylog
5 1 (0.77%) Nagios
5 1 (0.77%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (0.77%) Prometheus
5 1 (0.77%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.77%) vMotion
Vendors
1 130 (100.00%) Oracle
2 13 (10.00%) IBM
3 8 (6.15%) Sun
4 6 (4.62%) PeopleSoft
4 6 (4.62%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.31%) Hyperion
5 3 (2.31%) Informatica
5 3 (2.31%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.54%) Ariba
6 2 (1.54%) Sage
6 2 (1.54%) SAP
7 1 (0.77%) Citrix
7 1 (0.77%) OpenText
7 1 (0.77%) Siebel
7 1 (0.77%) Talend
7 1 (0.77%) VMware