Period
to 25 February 2018

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 25 February 2018 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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 151 159 166
Rank change year-on-year +8 +7 -23
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 29 33 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.62% 0.63% 0.35%
As % of the Business Applications category 6.78% 5.45% 4.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 6
West Midlands median daily rate £438 £378 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.74% +0.13% -6.67%
10th Percentile £306 £305 £349
90th Percentile £556 £483 £425
England median daily rate £431 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -4.17% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £31.50 -

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 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 428 605 400
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 9.13% 11.58% 7.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 339 216
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +9.68%
10th Percentile £313 £287 £294
90th Percentile £588 £575 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £433
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.05% -1.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 10
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £16.75 £37.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +49.25% -55.63% +26.89%
10th Percentile £8.39 £15.00 £24.40
90th Percentile £48.75 £46.23 £43.88
England median hourly rate £27.25 £29.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year -6.03% -18.31% +41.29%

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 25 February 2018.

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 25 February 2018. 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 +17 16 - - 1
Birmingham -18 5 £363 +5.22%
Warwickshire -8 4 £500 +17.65%
Coventry - 1 - - 1
Oracle EBS
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Oracle EBS.

1 29 (100.00%) Oracle
2 18 (62.07%) Oracle BI EE
3 14 (48.28%) Oracle EBS R12
4 13 (44.83%) Unix
4 13 (44.83%) Shell Script
5 12 (41.38%) Migration
5 12 (41.38%) Oracle Applications
6 9 (31.03%) Data Centre
7 6 (20.69%) Database Tuning
7 6 (20.69%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (17.24%) Oracle Fusion
8 5 (17.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 4 (13.79%) ERP
9 4 (13.79%) Linux
9 4 (13.79%) Finance
9 4 (13.79%) Oracle APEX
9 4 (13.79%) Oracle RAC
9 4 (13.79%) Data Guard
9 4 (13.79%) Oracle RMAN
10 3 (10.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (10.34%) Oracle ODI
10 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database
10 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (10.34%) WebLogic
10 3 (10.34%) SOA
11 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
11 2 (6.90%) Pegasus
11 2 (6.90%) SAP
11 2 (6.90%) HTML
11 2 (6.90%) Java

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 1 (3.45%) Oracle UPK
Business Applications
1 14 (48.28%) Oracle EBS R12
2 12 (41.38%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (3.45%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (3.45%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (3.45%) NetSuite
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (3.45%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.45%) FinancialForce
2 1 (3.45%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.45%) PaaS
2 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Internet
1 1 (3.45%) PuTTY
1 1 (3.45%) SSH
1 1 (3.45%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (62.07%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.45%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Advertising
2 1 (3.45%) Billing
2 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) DBA
1 10 (34.48%) Oracle Applications DBA
1 10 (34.48%) Oracle DBA
2 9 (31.03%) Consultant
3 5 (17.24%) Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Oracle Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Applications Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Security Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Training Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Agile Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (3.45%) AWS Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Azure Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Cloud Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Migration Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Migration Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) OBIEE Architect
6 1 (3.45%) OBIEE Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (6.90%) HTML
3 1 (3.45%) CSS
3 1 (3.45%) Web Services
3 1 (3.45%) WSDL
3 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) FMCG
3 1 (3.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (44.83%) Unix
2 4 (13.79%) Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Migration
2 6 (20.69%) Database Tuning
2 6 (20.69%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (13.79%) ERP
4 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (10.34%) SOA
5 2 (6.90%) Security Operations
6 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.45%) BDD
6 1 (3.45%) Business Development
6 1 (3.45%) CRM
6 1 (3.45%) Database Security
6 1 (3.45%) E-business
6 1 (3.45%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.45%) Order to Cash
6 1 (3.45%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (3.45%) Project Management
6 1 (3.45%) Prototyping
6 1 (3.45%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) Shell Script
2 2 (6.90%) Java
2 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
2 2 (6.90%) SQL
3 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.45%) Docker
2 1 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (13.79%) Data Guard
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (6.90%) QRadar
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Pegasus
2 2 (6.90%) SAP
3 1 (3.45%) Epicor
3 1 (3.45%) Google
3 1 (3.45%) IFS
3 1 (3.45%) Infor
3 1 (3.45%) JD Edwards
3 1 (3.45%) Sage
3 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.45%) Xero