Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 23 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)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 149 142 148
Rank change year-on-year -7 +6 -5
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 29 70 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.60% 1.13% 0.57%
As % of the Business Applications category 6.49% 9.89% 6.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 33 6
West Midlands median daily rate £438 £378 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.74% -9.46% -1.76%
10th Percentile £300 £303 £363
90th Percentile £590 £450 £523
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £18.25 £18.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +1.39% -34.55% +14.58%

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 447 708 442
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 9.23% 11.45% 8.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 372 234
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £413 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -1.20% +1.21%
10th Percentile £313 £293 £275
90th Percentile £575 £586 £571
England median daily rate £475 £448 £435
% change year-on-year +6.15% +2.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 16
West Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £17.50 £25.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +157.14% -30.17% -20.44%
10th Percentile £20.35 £14.70 £15.88
90th Percentile £52.71 £38.00 £43.75
England median hourly rate £28.00 £31.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -9.68% +12.73% +4.76%

Oracle EBS
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Oracle EBS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle EBS in the West Midlands

Oracle EBS
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 in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle EBS in the West Midlands

Oracle EBS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle EBS in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle EBS in the West Midlands

Oracle EBS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle EBS in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle EBS in the West Midlands

Oracle EBS
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 within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 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
Solihull +8 12 - -
Birmingham -4 8 £375 -0.79%
Warwickshire -22 5 £500 +25.00% 1
Coventry - 1 £388 -
Oracle EBS
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Oracle EBS.

1 29 (100.00%) Oracle
2 19 (65.52%) Oracle BI EE
3 11 (37.93%) Oracle Applications
3 11 (37.93%) Oracle EBS R12
4 10 (34.48%) Unix
5 9 (31.03%) Shell Script
6 8 (27.59%) Migration
7 7 (24.14%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (20.69%) Database Tuning
9 5 (17.24%) Data Guard
9 5 (17.24%) Oracle Fusion
9 5 (17.24%) Test Strategy
9 5 (17.24%) Oracle RMAN
9 5 (17.24%) Finance
9 5 (17.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 5 (17.24%) Linux
10 4 (13.79%) Oracle RAC
10 4 (13.79%) Data Centre
10 4 (13.79%) Scenario Testing
11 3 (10.34%) Oracle APEX
11 3 (10.34%) QRadar
11 3 (10.34%) Security Operations
11 3 (10.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (10.34%) Oracle ODI
11 3 (10.34%) Oracle ASCP
11 3 (10.34%) SOA
11 3 (10.34%) WebLogic
12 2 (6.90%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (6.90%) ERP
12 2 (6.90%) Pegasus

Oracle EBS
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 3 (10.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (10.34%) WebLogic
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle UPK
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 11 (37.93%) Oracle Applications
1 11 (37.93%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle ASCP
3 1 (3.45%) NetSuite
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (3.45%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (65.52%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Back Office
2 1 (3.45%) Publishing
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) DBA
2 10 (34.48%) Oracle Applications DBA
2 10 (34.48%) Oracle DBA
3 5 (17.24%) Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Test Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) Oracle Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Training Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Applications Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Security Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Supply Chain Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Applications Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle Applications Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle Applications Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (3.45%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Unix
2 5 (17.24%) Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Migration
2 7 (24.14%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (20.69%) Database Tuning
4 5 (17.24%) Test Strategy
5 4 (13.79%) Scenario Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Security Operations
6 3 (10.34%) SOA
7 2 (6.90%) ERP
7 2 (6.90%) Supply Chain Planning
7 2 (6.90%) Use Case
8 1 (3.45%) Business Development
8 1 (3.45%) Business Transformation
8 1 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (3.45%) Change Management
8 1 (3.45%) High Availability
8 1 (3.45%) Matrix Management
8 1 (3.45%) Performance Management
8 1 (3.45%) Programme Governance
8 1 (3.45%) Risk Management
8 1 (3.45%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.45%) Java
2 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
2 1 (3.45%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) Data Guard
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (10.34%) QRadar
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (6.90%) Pegasus
3 1 (3.45%) CODA
3 1 (3.45%) CommVault
3 1 (3.45%) IFS
3 1 (3.45%) JD Edwards
3 1 (3.45%) SAP
3 1 (3.45%) Workday