Period
to 2 April 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 2 April 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
2 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 397 603 540
Rank change year-on-year +206 -63 -105
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 318 288 392
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.51% 0.30% 0.39%
As % of the Business Applications category 6.86% 4.47% 5.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 139 194
Median daily rate £480 £475 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.05% +6.15% -0.56%
10th Percentile £360 £349 £269
90th Percentile £644 £630 £549
UK excluding London median daily rate £471 £453 £425
% change year-on-year +4.09% +6.47% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 1
Median hourly rate £47.00 £10.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +347.62% -70.00% -22.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.49 £10.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +352.24% -70.00% -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 4,633 6,439 7,382
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.49% 6.68% 7.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,763 3,872 4,328
Median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £313
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £455 £450
% change year-on-year +4.40% +1.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 94 91
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +37.25% -22.73%
10th Percentile £16.24 £11.33 £9.81
90th Percentile £48.99 £64.45 £53.75
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £20.71
% change year-on-year - +69.04% -36.29%

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 2 April 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
Top 16 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 2 April 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 +205 287 £485 +2.11% 25
UK excluding London +169 193 £471 +4.09% 24
South East +115 116 £485 -3.00% 11
London +144 102 £550 +15.79% 5
Midlands +69 20 £425 -5.56% 4
North of England +88 18 £450 -2.70% 1
Work from Home +16 18 £485 -25.38% 1
Scotland +35 14 £425 +3.03% 2
North West +37 13 £438 -51.39% 1
South West +41 12 £466 +55.42% 3
East Midlands +32 11 £438 -2.78%
East of England +32 11 £450 - 1
West Midlands +55 9 £406 -9.72% 4
Yorkshire +52 5 £622 +42.99%
Northern Ireland +8 1 - - 2
Wales - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 2 April 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.

1 318 (100.00%) Oracle
2 123 (38.68%) Finance
3 106 (33.33%) SQL
4 78 (24.53%) PL/SQL
5 74 (23.27%) Oracle Database
6 66 (20.75%) Oracle EBS R12
7 62 (19.50%) ERP
8 60 (18.87%) Oracle ODI
9 55 (17.30%) Security Cleared
10 47 (14.78%) SC Cleared
11 46 (14.47%) Business Intelligence
12 45 (14.15%) Migration
12 45 (14.15%) Oracle Receivables
13 42 (13.21%) Oracle BI EE
14 40 (12.58%) ETL
14 40 (12.58%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 39 (12.26%) Oracle Payables
16 38 (11.95%) Agile Software Development
17 36 (11.32%) Oracle Applications
18 34 (10.69%) Oracle Database 11g
18 34 (10.69%) Public Sector
19 33 (10.38%) Oracle Reports
20 31 (9.75%) Oracle GoldenGate
21 30 (9.43%) Java
21 30 (9.43%) Defect Management
22 28 (8.81%) Project Management
23 26 (8.18%) Oracle Fusion
23 26 (8.18%) Oracle Financials
24 24 (7.55%) Data Migration
25 23 (7.23%) Oracle General Ledger

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 18 (5.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 14 (4.40%) Oracle Workflow
3 13 (4.09%) WebLogic
4 4 (1.26%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (1.26%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.63%) Apache
5 2 (0.63%) ColdFusion
5 2 (0.63%) Drupal
5 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.63%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.63%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.63%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.31%) Confluence
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 6 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (0.63%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 66 (20.75%) Oracle EBS R12
2 45 (14.15%) Oracle Receivables
3 39 (12.26%) Oracle Payables
4 36 (11.32%) Oracle Applications
5 26 (8.18%) Oracle Financials
6 23 (7.23%) Oracle General Ledger
7 19 (5.97%) Oracle ERP
8 14 (4.40%) Oracle Assets
8 14 (4.40%) Oracle Cash Management
9 12 (3.77%) Hyperion Planning
10 9 (2.83%) Oracle Manufacturing
10 9 (2.83%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 8 (2.52%) Oracle ASCP
11 8 (2.52%) Oracle Payroll
12 6 (1.89%) Oracle E-Business Tax
12 6 (1.89%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
12 6 (1.89%) Oracle TCA
13 5 (1.57%) Oracle 11i
13 5 (1.57%) Oracle FAH
13 5 (1.57%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.35%) AWS
2 13 (4.09%) Azure
3 12 (3.77%) GitHub
4 7 (2.20%) Amazon S3
4 7 (2.20%) SaaS
5 6 (1.89%) SuccessFactors
6 4 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.26%) Office 365
7 3 (0.94%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (0.94%) IaaS
8 2 (0.63%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (0.63%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.63%) OneDrive
8 2 (0.63%) OpenShift
8 2 (0.63%) Power Platform
9 1 (0.31%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 1 (0.31%) GCP
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle CX
9 1 (0.31%) PaaS
9 1 (0.31%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.46%) Firewall
2 2 (0.63%) DHCP
2 2 (0.63%) DNS
2 2 (0.63%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.63%) VLAN
2 2 (0.63%) VPN
3 1 (0.31%) DMZ
3 1 (0.31%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.31%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (23.27%) Oracle Database
2 60 (18.87%) Oracle ODI
3 42 (13.21%) Oracle BI EE
4 40 (12.58%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 34 (10.69%) Oracle Database 11g
6 33 (10.38%) Oracle Reports
7 19 (5.97%) SQL Server
8 16 (5.03%) Oracle Database 12c
9 15 (4.72%) Essbase
9 15 (4.72%) Relational Database
10 14 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
10 14 (4.40%) Oracle Smart View
10 14 (4.40%) RDBMS
11 12 (3.77%) MySQL
12 7 (2.20%) Amazon Athena
13 6 (1.89%) Oracle Database 10g
13 6 (1.89%) Oracle Discoverer
13 6 (1.89%) SQLPlus
14 5 (1.57%) Big Data
15 4 (1.26%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 22 (6.92%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (2.83%) HP UFT
3 8 (2.52%) JDeveloper
4 6 (1.89%) Toad
5 5 (1.57%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.94%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (0.63%) JIRA
7 2 (0.63%) Subversion
8 1 (0.31%) Serena SBM
8 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.31%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.31%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 123 (38.68%) Finance
2 34 (10.69%) Public Sector
3 19 (5.97%) General Ledger
4 18 (5.66%) Manufacturing
5 16 (5.03%) Law
6 8 (2.52%) Billing
7 6 (1.89%) Local Government
8 4 (1.26%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.94%) Legal
9 3 (0.94%) Publishing
10 2 (0.63%) Retail
11 1 (0.31%) Banking
11 1 (0.31%) Electronics
11 1 (0.31%) French Language
11 1 (0.31%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.31%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 66 (20.75%) Consultant
1 66 (20.75%) Developer
2 65 (20.44%) Analyst
3 41 (12.89%) Oracle Consultant
4 34 (10.69%) Architect
5 27 (8.49%) Oracle Analyst
6 26 (8.18%) Oracle Developer
7 25 (7.86%) Business Analyst
7 25 (7.86%) Project Manager
8 24 (7.55%) Functional Consultant
9 21 (6.60%) OBIEE Developer
10 20 (6.29%) Oracle Functional Consultant
11 19 (5.97%) DBA
12 18 (5.66%) Functional Analyst
12 18 (5.66%) Oracle DBA
13 17 (5.35%) Oracle Project Manager
14 16 (5.03%) Oracle Architect
14 16 (5.03%) Technical Developer
15 14 (4.40%) Technical Architect
16 13 (4.09%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (9.75%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 26 (8.18%) Oracle Fusion
3 16 (5.03%) Middleware
4 12 (3.77%) XML
5 6 (1.89%) Django
5 6 (1.89%) Spring
6 4 (1.26%) SOAP
7 3 (0.94%) IBM Integration Bus
7 3 (0.94%) Web Services
8 2 (0.63%) ColdSpring
8 2 (0.63%) Hibernate
8 2 (0.63%) JSON
8 2 (0.63%) OAuth
8 2 (0.63%) OAuth2
8 2 (0.63%) REST
8 2 (0.63%) Swagger
9 1 (0.31%) Java EE
9 1 (0.31%) LDAP
9 1 (0.31%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.14%) Replication
3 7 (2.20%) Management Information System
4 3 (0.94%) Clustering
4 3 (0.94%) DataPower
4 3 (0.94%) e-Learning
4 3 (0.94%) PMI
4 3 (0.94%) Virtual Team
4 3 (0.94%) W3C
5 2 (0.63%) Data Structures
5 2 (0.63%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (0.63%) User Experience
6 1 (0.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.31%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 22 (6.92%) Linux
2 18 (5.66%) Unix
3 16 (5.03%) Windows
4 11 (3.46%) AIX
5 8 (2.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.57%) Solaris
7 3 (0.94%) HPUX
8 2 (0.63%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.63%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.63%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (19.50%) ERP
2 46 (14.47%) Business Intelligence
3 45 (14.15%) Migration
4 40 (12.58%) ETL
5 38 (11.95%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (9.43%) Defect Management
7 28 (8.81%) Project Management
8 24 (7.55%) Data Migration
9 20 (6.29%) Accounts Receivable
9 20 (6.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 18 (5.66%) SOA
11 17 (5.35%) Project Delivery
12 16 (5.03%) Problem-Solving
13 15 (4.72%) Performance Tuning
13 15 (4.72%) Workflow
14 14 (4.40%) Accounts Payable
14 14 (4.40%) CRM
14 14 (4.40%) GAP Analysis
14 14 (4.40%) Logistics
14 14 (4.40%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 106 (33.33%) SQL
2 78 (24.53%) PL/SQL
3 30 (9.43%) Java
4 16 (5.03%) Python
5 12 (3.77%) Shell Script
6 5 (1.57%) C#
6 5 (1.57%) VB
7 4 (1.26%) VBScript
8 3 (0.94%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.63%) C
9 2 (0.63%) PHP
10 1 (0.31%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.31%) Perl
10 1 (0.31%) Ruby
10 1 (0.31%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 55 (17.30%) Security Cleared
2 47 (14.78%) SC Cleared
3 12 (3.77%) ISEB
3 12 (3.77%) ISTQB
3 12 (3.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (2.20%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (1.89%) Degree
6 3 (0.94%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.94%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.63%) DBS Check
7 2 (0.63%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (0.63%) PMP
7 2 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.63%) TOGAF Certification
8 1 (0.31%) APMP
8 1 (0.31%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.31%) HND
8 1 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.83%) PMO
1 9 (2.83%) QA
2 5 (1.57%) GDPR
3 4 (1.26%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.94%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.31%) GAAP
5 1 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (3.46%) Hyper-V
2 7 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.89%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.89%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (1.57%) Docker
5 3 (0.94%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 3 (0.94%) Oracle Clusterware
5 3 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.94%) XenApp
6 1 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (3.46%) HP ALM
2 8 (2.52%) Data Guard
3 5 (1.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (1.57%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (0.94%) Ansible
4 3 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.63%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.63%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (0.63%) vMotion
6 1 (0.31%) Control-M
6 1 (0.31%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.31%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.31%) Puppet
6 1 (0.31%) QRadar
6 1 (0.31%) Terraform
6 1 (0.31%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 318 (100.00%) Oracle
2 16 (5.03%) Hyperion
3 13 (4.09%) Microsoft
4 12 (3.77%) IBM
4 12 (3.77%) SAP
5 11 (3.46%) HP
6 9 (2.83%) Micro Focus
7 8 (2.52%) Red Hat
8 7 (2.20%) VMware
9 6 (1.89%) Citrix
9 6 (1.89%) Informatica
10 4 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.26%) Sybase
11 3 (0.94%) NetApp
11 3 (0.94%) OpenText
11 3 (0.94%) Siebel
12 2 (0.63%) Cognos
12 2 (0.63%) MuleSoft
12 2 (0.63%) SnapLogic
12 2 (0.63%) Sun