Period
to 19 January 2022

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 January 2022 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 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 565 409 443
Rank change year-on-year -156 +34 +177
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 266 184 325
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.30% 0.45% 0.45%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.25% 6.77% 6.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 115 220
10th Percentile £400 £344 £398
25th Percentile £463 £409 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £631 £572 £575
90th Percentile £688 £605 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £486
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.83% +8.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 6
10th Percentile £16.70 £61.94 £47.00
25th Percentile £17.17 £61.96 £47.24
Median hourly rate £18.12 £62.02 £47.97
Median % change year-on-year -70.79% +29.28% +356.86%
75th Percentile £19.06 £62.03 £59.81
90th Percentile £32.03 £73.52 £74.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.12 £62.03 £47.97
% change year-on-year -70.80% +29.31% +356.86%

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 5,070 2,716 5,244
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.78% 6.61% 7.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,084 1,617 3,208
10th Percentile £363 £313 £320
25th Percentile £440 £400 £410
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £538 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +7.50% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £638 £588 £590
90th Percentile £742 £700 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £455 £475
% change year-on-year +9.89% -4.21% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 31 80
10th Percentile £17.17 £15.17 £13.94
25th Percentile £21.00 £17.75 £18.25
Median hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 £24.12
Median % change year-on-year -10.00% +107.30% -25.78%
75th Percentile £63.00 £60.35 £47.43
90th Percentile £75.00 £62.03 £53.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.75 £50.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year -2.50% +78.57% -13.85%

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 19 January 2022.

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 19 January 2022.

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 January 2022. 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
Jobs
England -184 187 £550 +10.00% 31
Work from Home -106 98 £550 +10.00% 5
UK excluding London -128 97 £525 +5.00% 27
London -181 61 £550 +10.55% 11
South East -84 49 £568 +11.37% 4
North of England -49 20 £513 +2.50% 7
Midlands -62 11 £470 +12.24% 2
North West -50 10 £613 +19.51% 3
Yorkshire - 10 £475 - 4
Scotland -46 9 £350 +164.15% 6
West Midlands -54 8 £470 +12.24% 2
South West -42 5 £588 -3.69% 1
East Midlands -32 3 £456 -
East of England -42 3 - - 5

For the 6 months to 19 January 2022, 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.

1 266 (100.00%) Oracle
2 107 (40.23%) Finance
3 81 (30.45%) Security Cleared
4 70 (26.32%) SC Cleared
5 67 (25.19%) SQL
6 55 (20.68%) PL/SQL
7 51 (19.17%) ERP
7 51 (19.17%) Oracle EBS R12
8 50 (18.80%) Social Skills
9 46 (17.29%) Oracle Payables
10 42 (15.79%) Oracle Fusion
10 42 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
10 42 (15.79%) Migration
11 41 (15.41%) Oracle Receivables
12 40 (15.04%) Oracle Applications
13 38 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
13 38 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
14 33 (12.41%) Agile Software Development
14 33 (12.41%) Oracle General Ledger
15 31 (11.65%) Data Migration
16 29 (10.90%) Oracle Financials
16 29 (10.90%) Oracle Database
17 28 (10.53%) ETL
18 26 (9.77%) Data Warehouse
18 26 (9.77%) Problem-Solving
18 26 (9.77%) Public Sector
19 25 (9.40%) Oracle Assets
20 22 (8.27%) Manufacturing
20 22 (8.27%) Project Delivery
21 21 (7.89%) Oracle ERP

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 8 (3.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (2.26%) Oracle Workflow
3 5 (1.88%) WebLogic
4 4 (1.50%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (1.13%) Anypoint
5 3 (1.13%) SAS
6 2 (0.75%) Oracle 9iAS
6 2 (0.75%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (0.75%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (0.75%) Oracle UPK
6 2 (0.75%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.38%) Apache
7 1 (0.38%) JBoss
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle Self-Service HR
7 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Fuse
Applications
1 3 (1.13%) Oracle Smart View
2 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.38%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 51 (19.17%) Oracle EBS R12
2 46 (17.29%) Oracle Payables
3 41 (15.41%) Oracle Receivables
4 40 (15.04%) Oracle Applications
5 33 (12.41%) Oracle General Ledger
6 29 (10.90%) Oracle Financials
7 25 (9.40%) Oracle Assets
8 21 (7.89%) Oracle ERP
9 20 (7.52%) Oracle Cash Management
10 15 (5.64%) Oracle Manufacturing
11 12 (4.51%) Oracle E-Business Tax
11 12 (4.51%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 8 (3.01%) Oracle 11i
13 7 (2.63%) iTrent
13 7 (2.63%) Oracle Internet Expenses
14 6 (2.26%) Oracle Payroll
15 5 (1.88%) HFM
15 5 (1.88%) Siebel CRM
15 5 (1.88%) Unit4 Business World
16 4 (1.50%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.76%) AWS
1 10 (3.76%) SaaS
2 8 (3.01%) Azure
3 4 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.50%) Dynamics 365
3 4 (1.50%) Power Platform
4 3 (1.13%) Adobe Analytics
4 3 (1.13%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (1.13%) Power Automate
4 3 (1.13%) PowerApps
5 2 (0.75%) Azure Data Factory
5 2 (0.75%) Azure Logic Apps
5 2 (0.75%) Azure Synapse Analytics
5 2 (0.75%) IaaS
5 2 (0.75%) PaaS
5 2 (0.75%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 1 (0.38%) GitHub
6 1 (0.38%) Nutanix
6 1 (0.38%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.13%) Firewall
2 2 (0.75%) SNMP
2 2 (0.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
1 38 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
2 29 (10.90%) Oracle Database
3 26 (9.77%) Data Warehouse
4 20 (7.52%) Oracle Database 11g
5 19 (7.14%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 16 (6.02%) Oracle ODI
7 12 (4.51%) Oracle Discoverer
8 11 (4.14%) Oracle Database 10g
9 8 (3.01%) Endeca
9 8 (3.01%) Star Schema
10 7 (2.63%) Oracle Database 12c
10 7 (2.63%) SQL Server
11 6 (2.26%) Big Data
12 5 (1.88%) Essbase
12 5 (1.88%) RDBMS
12 5 (1.88%) Relational Database
13 4 (1.50%) MySQL
13 4 (1.50%) Oracle Exadata
14 3 (1.13%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 20 (7.52%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (1.88%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (1.50%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.50%) Toad
4 3 (1.13%) Flyway
5 2 (0.75%) JIRA
6 1 (0.38%) Postman
6 1 (0.38%) SoapUI
General
1 107 (40.23%) Finance
2 50 (18.80%) Social Skills
3 26 (9.77%) Public Sector
4 22 (8.27%) Manufacturing
5 15 (5.64%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (4.51%) Organisational Skills
7 11 (4.14%) General Ledger
8 6 (2.26%) Law
9 5 (1.88%) Presentation Skills
9 5 (1.88%) Telecoms
10 4 (1.50%) Back Office
10 4 (1.50%) Documentation Skills
10 4 (1.50%) French Language
11 3 (1.13%) Banking
11 3 (1.13%) Electronics
11 3 (1.13%) Marketing
12 2 (0.75%) Legal
12 2 (0.75%) Military
13 1 (0.38%) Finnish Language
13 1 (0.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 85 (31.95%) Consultant
2 76 (28.57%) Oracle Consultant
3 35 (13.16%) Analyst
4 30 (11.28%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 24 (9.02%) Architect
6 21 (7.89%) DBA
6 21 (7.89%) Oracle Technical Consultant
6 21 (7.89%) Technical Consultant
7 20 (7.52%) Functional Consultant
8 19 (7.14%) Project Manager
9 18 (6.77%) Developer
10 17 (6.39%) Oracle DBA
11 15 (5.64%) Oracle Analyst
11 15 (5.64%) Oracle Developer
11 15 (5.64%) Solutions Architect
12 14 (5.26%) Oracle Financials Consultant
12 14 (5.26%) Oracle Manufacturing Consultant
13 12 (4.51%) Functional Analyst
14 11 (4.14%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
14 11 (4.14%) Oracle Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (15.79%) Oracle Fusion
2 16 (6.02%) XML
3 10 (3.76%) Middleware
4 7 (2.63%) Web Services
5 4 (1.50%) React
6 3 (1.13%) JSON
6 3 (1.13%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 3 (1.13%) REST
6 3 (1.13%) SOAP
7 2 (0.75%) LDAP
7 2 (0.75%) WSDL
8 1 (0.38%) CSS
8 1 (0.38%) HTML
8 1 (0.38%) OC4J
8 1 (0.38%) Spring
8 1 (0.38%) Spring Security
8 1 (0.38%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (3.01%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (2.63%) Virtual Team
3 4 (1.50%) Clustering
4 3 (1.13%) Oracle Exalytics
4 3 (1.13%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (0.75%) Legacy Code
5 2 (0.75%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.75%) Public Cloud
5 2 (0.75%) Social Media
6 1 (0.38%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.38%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.38%) Legacy Applications
6 1 (0.38%) Legacy Systems
6 1 (0.38%) Machine to Machine
6 1 (0.38%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.38%) Replication
6 1 (0.38%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 20 (7.52%) Linux
2 17 (6.39%) Unix
3 13 (4.89%) Solaris
4 9 (3.38%) AIX
5 7 (2.63%) Windows
6 5 (1.88%) Oracle Linux
7 4 (1.50%) HPUX
8 2 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.75%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.38%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (19.17%) ERP
2 42 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
2 42 (15.79%) Migration
3 33 (12.41%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (11.65%) Data Migration
5 28 (10.53%) ETL
6 26 (9.77%) Problem-Solving
7 22 (8.27%) Project Delivery
8 17 (6.39%) Analytics
8 17 (6.39%) Cash Management
8 17 (6.39%) User Acceptance Testing
9 15 (5.64%) CRM
10 14 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
10 14 (5.26%) Project Management
10 14 (5.26%) Test Scripting
11 13 (4.89%) Disaster Recovery
11 13 (4.89%) Order to Cash
12 12 (4.51%) Procure-to-Pay
12 12 (4.51%) Software Testing
13 11 (4.14%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 67 (25.19%) SQL
2 55 (20.68%) PL/SQL
3 12 (4.51%) Java
4 11 (4.14%) Shell Script
5 6 (2.26%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.75%) Bash
6 2 (0.75%) Python
6 2 (0.75%) VBA
7 1 (0.38%) C
7 1 (0.38%) Java 11
7 1 (0.38%) Java 8
7 1 (0.38%) Perl
7 1 (0.38%) Ruby
7 1 (0.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 81 (30.45%) Security Cleared
2 70 (26.32%) SC Cleared
3 16 (6.02%) ISTQB
4 15 (5.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 9 (3.38%) ISEB
6 6 (2.26%) DV Cleared
7 5 (1.88%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (1.13%) Degree
9 2 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.75%) TOGAF Certification
10 1 (0.38%) OCP
10 1 (0.38%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.38%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.26%) QA
2 4 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 3 (1.13%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.13%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (1.13%) PMO
4 1 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (4.14%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (3.76%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.50%) Citrix Hypervisor
4 4 (1.50%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.50%) Oracle Clusterware
5 3 (1.13%) NFS
6 2 (0.75%) Snort
6 2 (0.75%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.38%) Docker
7 1 (0.38%) GFS2
7 1 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (4.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 12 (4.51%) Oracle RMAN
2 9 (3.38%) HP ALM
3 6 (2.26%) Data Guard
4 3 (1.13%) Ansible
5 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 1 (0.38%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.38%) Terraform
Vendors
1 266 (100.00%) Oracle
2 18 (6.77%) SAP
3 11 (4.14%) Informatica
4 9 (3.38%) HP
5 7 (2.63%) Siebel
5 7 (2.63%) Workday
6 6 (2.26%) Hyperion
6 6 (2.26%) Microsoft
6 6 (2.26%) VMware
7 5 (1.88%) IBM
8 4 (1.50%) Adobe
8 4 (1.50%) Sybase
9 3 (1.13%) MuleSoft
9 3 (1.13%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.75%) ArcSight
10 2 (0.75%) Citrix
10 2 (0.75%) McAfee
10 2 (0.75%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.75%) TippingPoint