Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 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
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 552 331 352
Rank change year-on-year -221 +21 -79
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 355 785 774
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.35% 0.74% 0.67%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.39% 8.96% 8.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 440 374
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £312 £319 £311
90th Percentile £550 £588 £609
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £441
% change year-on-year - -3.68% +3.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
UK median hourly rate £18.25 £18.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.39% -34.55% +14.58%
10th Percentile £16.98 £17.00 £26.25
90th Percentile £18.93 £19.00 £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £27.50

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 8087 8758 9467
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.92% 8.29% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4767 5218 5284
UK median daily rate £470 £440 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.82% +0.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £306 £300 £275
90th Percentile £650 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +2.94% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 96 141
UK median hourly rate £29.50 £31.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.84% +8.77% -4.20%
10th Percentile £12.43 £10.23 £12.00
90th Percentile £64.67 £99.00 £52.47
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.58 £31.00 £27.47
% change year-on-year -1.37% +12.85% -12.79%

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 18 November 2017.

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
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 18 November 2017. 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 -201 316 £450 - 22
UK excluding London -154 212 £425 - 17
London -118 114 £495 -1.00% 6
South East -58 57 £475 -2.06% 5
South West +2 44 £425 - 6
North of England -57 42 £400 -8.57% 3
Midlands -38 40 £425 +6.25% 1
North West -52 32 £378 -8.48% 2
West Midlands -8 29 £438 +15.74%
East of England -28 19 £438 +20.61% 1
East Midlands -12 11 £375 -16.67% 1
Scotland -7 10 £475 +36.69% 1
North East +18 7 £550 +25.71%
Yorkshire +20 2 - - 1

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle EBS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Oracle EBS.

1 355 (100.00%) Oracle
2 190 (53.52%) Finance
3 152 (42.82%) Oracle EBS R12
4 91 (25.63%) SQL
5 81 (22.82%) Oracle Payables
6 74 (20.85%) Oracle Receivables
7 66 (18.59%) Business Intelligence
8 61 (17.18%) ERP
8 61 (17.18%) PL/SQL
9 56 (15.77%) Oracle BI EE
10 52 (14.65%) Oracle Reports
11 50 (14.08%) Oracle Applications
12 49 (13.80%) Migration
13 47 (13.24%) User Acceptance Testing
13 47 (13.24%) Oracle Fusion
13 47 (13.24%) Oracle Database
14 45 (12.68%) Oracle Financials
15 44 (12.39%) Workflow
15 44 (12.39%) Oracle Workflow
16 43 (12.11%) SOA
16 43 (12.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 43 (12.11%) Oracle iProcurement
16 43 (12.11%) Oracle General Ledger
17 38 (10.70%) Oracle Assets
18 37 (10.42%) Agile Software Development
19 33 (9.30%) General Ledger
20 32 (9.01%) Stakeholder Management
21 30 (8.45%) Oracle Forms
21 30 (8.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
22 28 (7.89%) Unix

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 (12.39%) Oracle Workflow
2 43 (12.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 20 (5.63%) WebLogic
4 15 (4.23%) Confluence
5 5 (1.41%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.13%) Apache
6 4 (1.13%) Oracle 10gAS
6 4 (1.13%) Oracle Self-Service HR
7 3 (0.85%) Oracle Service Bus
7 3 (0.85%) Oracle UPK
8 2 (0.56%) Drupal
9 1 (0.28%) GeoServer
9 1 (0.28%) IBM Transformation Extender
9 1 (0.28%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.28%) SAS
9 1 (0.28%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.28%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 7 (1.97%) Spreadsheet
2 5 (1.41%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.85%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 152 (42.82%) Oracle EBS R12
2 81 (22.82%) Oracle Payables
3 74 (20.85%) Oracle Receivables
4 50 (14.08%) Oracle Applications
5 45 (12.68%) Oracle Financials
6 43 (12.11%) Oracle General Ledger
6 43 (12.11%) Oracle iProcurement
7 38 (10.70%) Oracle Assets
8 27 (7.61%) Oracle ERP
9 24 (6.76%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 19 (5.35%) Oracle Cash Management
10 19 (5.35%) Oracle Payroll
11 18 (5.07%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 10 (2.82%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
13 9 (2.54%) Oracle 11i
13 9 (2.54%) Oracle HRMS
14 5 (1.41%) Maximo
14 5 (1.41%) Oracle E-Business Tax
14 5 (1.41%) Oracle FAH
14 5 (1.41%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.82%) Taleo
2 3 (0.85%) IaaS
3 2 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.56%) PaaS
3 2 (0.56%) SaaS
4 1 (0.28%) Office 365
4 1 (0.28%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.66%) Internet
2 11 (3.10%) SMS
3 3 (0.85%) SSL
4 2 (0.56%) Firewall
5 1 (0.28%) HTTP
5 1 (0.28%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.28%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (15.77%) Oracle BI EE
2 52 (14.65%) Oracle Reports
3 47 (13.24%) Oracle Database
4 30 (8.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 20 (5.63%) Oracle Discoverer
5 20 (5.63%) Oracle ODI
6 17 (4.79%) Oracle Database 11g
7 12 (3.38%) RDBMS
7 12 (3.38%) Relational Database
8 10 (2.82%) Oracle Database 10g
9 8 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (1.97%) Oracle Exadata
11 6 (1.69%) Essbase
11 6 (1.69%) QlikView
12 5 (1.41%) Oracle Database 12c
13 4 (1.13%) Oracle Smart View
13 4 (1.13%) SQL Server
14 3 (0.85%) MS Access
14 3 (0.85%) SQLPlus
15 2 (0.56%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 30 (8.45%) Oracle Forms
2 19 (5.35%) JIRA
3 15 (4.23%) Ant
3 15 (4.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 15 (4.23%) Gradle
3 15 (4.23%) Jenkins
3 15 (4.23%) MSBuild
3 15 (4.23%) Oracle APEX
3 15 (4.23%) TeamCity
4 7 (1.97%) JDeveloper
5 5 (1.41%) ProC
5 5 (1.41%) Toad
6 4 (1.13%) JUnit
6 4 (1.13%) LoadRunner
6 4 (1.13%) Moq
6 4 (1.13%) NSubstitute
6 4 (1.13%) NUnit
6 4 (1.13%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (0.85%) Subversion
8 2 (0.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 190 (53.52%) Finance
2 33 (9.30%) General Ledger
3 21 (5.92%) Billing
4 15 (4.23%) Retail
5 9 (2.54%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.97%) Local Government
7 5 (1.41%) Banking
8 2 (0.56%) Back Office
8 2 (0.56%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.56%) Legal
8 2 (0.56%) Marketing
8 2 (0.56%) Publishing
9 1 (0.28%) International Banking
9 1 (0.28%) Law
9 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 88 (24.79%) Consultant
2 81 (22.82%) Oracle Consultant
3 67 (18.87%) Analyst
4 50 (14.08%) Developer
5 47 (13.24%) Oracle Analyst
6 38 (10.70%) DBA
6 38 (10.70%) Oracle Developer
7 36 (10.14%) Oracle DBA
8 31 (8.73%) Functional Consultant
8 31 (8.73%) Oracle Functional Consultant
9 22 (6.20%) Functional Analyst
9 22 (6.20%) Project Manager
10 21 (5.92%) Oracle Applications DBA
10 21 (5.92%) Oracle Project Manager
11 16 (4.51%) Architect
12 14 (3.94%) E-Business Consultant
12 14 (3.94%) Oracle Support Analyst
12 14 (3.94%) Support Analyst
13 13 (3.66%) Financial Analyst
14 12 (3.38%) Oracle Financials Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (13.24%) Oracle Fusion
2 22 (6.20%) Middleware
3 21 (5.92%) XML
4 20 (5.63%) Web Services
5 6 (1.69%) WebCenter
6 4 (1.13%) REST
6 4 (1.13%) SOAP
7 3 (0.85%) .NET
7 3 (0.85%) OC4J
7 3 (0.85%) Oracle ADF
8 2 (0.56%) J2EE
8 2 (0.56%) JSF
8 2 (0.56%) JSON
8 2 (0.56%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 1 (0.28%) JMS
9 1 (0.28%) OAuth2
9 1 (0.28%) RESTful
9 1 (0.28%) WSDL
9 1 (0.28%) XML Schema
9 1 (0.28%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 22 (6.20%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (1.97%) Oracle Exalytics
2 7 (1.97%) Private Cloud
3 4 (1.13%) Data Centre
3 4 (1.13%) Management Information System
4 3 (0.85%) Data Structures
4 3 (0.85%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (0.85%) Replication
5 2 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.56%) FMCG
5 2 (0.56%) Life Science
6 1 (0.28%) Clustering
6 1 (0.28%) Derivative
6 1 (0.28%) Equities
6 1 (0.28%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.28%) iPad
6 1 (0.28%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.28%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 28 (7.89%) Unix
2 10 (2.82%) Linux
3 6 (1.69%) Solaris
4 4 (1.13%) Windows
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (18.59%) Business Intelligence
2 61 (17.18%) ERP
3 49 (13.80%) Migration
4 47 (13.24%) User Acceptance Testing
5 44 (12.39%) Workflow
6 43 (12.11%) SOA
7 37 (10.42%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (9.01%) Stakeholder Management
9 24 (6.76%) Test Scripting
10 23 (6.48%) Data Migration
10 23 (6.48%) ITIL
10 23 (6.48%) Project Management
11 22 (6.20%) Configuration Management
12 19 (5.35%) CRM
13 17 (4.79%) Analytics
13 17 (4.79%) Cash Management
14 16 (4.51%) Scenario Testing
15 15 (4.23%) Performance Tuning
15 15 (4.23%) Procure-to-Pay
16 14 (3.94%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 91 (25.63%) SQL
2 61 (17.18%) PL/SQL
3 15 (4.23%) PowerShell
3 15 (4.23%) Shell Script
4 14 (3.94%) Java
5 5 (1.41%) JavaScript
6 4 (1.13%) C#
7 2 (0.56%) C
8 1 (0.28%) Perl
8 1 (0.28%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (6.76%) Security Cleared
2 13 (3.66%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.41%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (1.41%) Oracle Certification
4 4 (1.13%) CTC Cleared
4 4 (1.13%) Degree
5 2 (0.56%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.28%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.28%) ISEB
6 1 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.28%) MBA
6 1 (0.28%) OCP
6 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.38%) QA
2 6 (1.69%) ISO 9001
3 5 (1.41%) PMO
4 3 (0.85%) SLA
5 2 (0.56%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.56%) GAAP
6 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.28%) GDPR
System Software
1 14 (3.94%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (0.85%) SRDF
3 1 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (4.23%) Ansible
1 15 (4.23%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (4.23%) Puppet
1 15 (4.23%) Salt
2 13 (3.66%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 13 (3.66%) Oracle RMAN
3 11 (3.10%) Data Guard
4 5 (1.41%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 5 (1.41%) Oracle Identity Management
5 3 (0.85%) Oracle ZFS
5 3 (0.85%) QRadar
6 1 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.28%) vRealize
Vendors
1 355 (100.00%) Oracle
2 19 (5.35%) SAP
3 17 (4.79%) Hyperion
4 14 (3.94%) Microsoft
5 9 (2.54%) Pegasus
6 5 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.13%) CODA
7 4 (1.13%) IBM
7 4 (1.13%) PeopleSoft
8 3 (0.85%) EMC
8 3 (0.85%) IFS
9 2 (0.56%) Concur
9 2 (0.56%) HP
9 2 (0.56%) Informatica
9 2 (0.56%) NetApp
10 1 (0.28%) Cognos
10 1 (0.28%) CommVault
10 1 (0.28%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.28%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.28%) Temenos