The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Oracle EBS R12 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle EBS R12 over the 3 months to 29 March 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 Release 12
England / West Midlands
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 119 115
Rank change year-on-year +6 -4  
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS R12 2 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.089% 0.36% 0.47%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.18% 5.08% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Median daily rate - £430 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £495 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Oracle EBS R12 is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 169 197 276
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 7.55% 7.17% 10.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 119 135
Median daily rate £425 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £296 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £588 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 6
Median hourly rate £58.00 £22.25 £24.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +160.67% -10.10%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +41.81% +57.14%  

Oracle EBS R12
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Oracle EBS R12 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle EBS R12 in the West Midlands

Oracle EBS R12
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Oracle EBS R12 in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle EBS R12 in the West Midlands

Oracle EBS R12
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle EBS R12 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +1 1 - -
Shropshire - 1 - -
Oracle EBS R12
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle EBS R12 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Oracle EBS R12.

1 16 (100.00%) Oracle
2 11 (68.75%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (37.50%) Oracle General Ledger
3 6 (37.50%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database
4 5 (31.25%) Oracle Receivables
4 5 (31.25%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (31.25%) Unix
5 4 (25.00%) Windows
5 4 (25.00%) Linux
5 4 (25.00%) WebLogic
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle 11i
5 4 (25.00%) ERP
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle Discoverer
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 4 (25.00%) Finance
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle Application Server
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (25.00%) Data Guard
5 4 (25.00%) Database Tuning
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (18.75%) Presales
6 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
6 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (18.75%) Supply Chain Management

Oracle EBS R12
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 4 (25.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 4 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle BPEL
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (37.50%) Oracle General Ledger
2 6 (37.50%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle Receivables
4 4 (25.00%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle ASCP
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (6.25%) Demantra
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Back Office
3 1 (6.25%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) DBA
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle DBA
2 4 (25.00%) Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Project Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) E-Business Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Financials Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Demantra Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) ERP Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Finance Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Supply Chain Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Supply Chain Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared DBA
5 1 (6.25%) Supply Chain Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) UAT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Fusion
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Unix
2 4 (25.00%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Database Tuning
1 4 (25.00%) ERP
1 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (18.75%) E-business
2 3 (18.75%) Presales
2 3 (18.75%) SOA
2 3 (18.75%) Supply Chain Management
2 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
2 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (6.25%) BPEL
3 1 (6.25%) Cash Management
3 1 (6.25%) Human Resource Management
3 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Personalization
3 1 (6.25%) Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (6.25%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) OCP
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) JDA
3 1 (6.25%) Hyperion