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 3 months to 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle E-Business Suite (OEBS)
England / West Midlands
Rank 109 122 105
Rank change year-on-year +13 -17  
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 7 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.31% 0.30% 0.69%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.00% 4.32% 6.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 4
Median daily rate £475 £430 £452
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.46% -4.91%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £406 £384
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.65%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Oracle EBS 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 175 185 261
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 7.67% 6.94% 10.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 108 130
Median daily rate £445 £413 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.87% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £290 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £588 £550
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 £18.00
% change year-on-year +41.81% +52.77%  

Oracle EBS
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

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 Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 23 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
Warwickshire -5 4 £475 +7.34%
Birmingham +2 1 - -
Shropshire - 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 £525 -
Oracle EBS
England

Oracle EBS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 32 (100.00%) Oracle
2 11 (34.38%) Oracle Fusion
3 10 (31.25%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (31.25%) ERP
4 9 (28.13%) Finance
4 9 (28.13%) Oracle BI EE
5 7 (21.88%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (21.88%) Oracle Applications
5 7 (21.88%) MS Office
5 7 (21.88%) Unix
6 6 (18.75%) Linux
6 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
6 6 (18.75%) Oracle Discoverer
6 6 (18.75%) Migration
6 6 (18.75%) Time Management
6 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
7 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
7 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database
7 5 (15.63%) Project Management
7 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (12.50%) Shell Script
8 4 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (12.50%) Informatica
8 4 (12.50%) Windows
8 4 (12.50%) Oracle 11i
8 4 (12.50%) WebLogic
8 4 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (12.50%) Data Guard
8 4 (12.50%) Database Tuning
8 4 (12.50%) Virtual Machines

Oracle EBS
Top Related 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 (12.50%) Oracle Application Server
1 4 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (3.13%) Apache
3 1 (3.13%) Liferay
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle BPEL
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) MS Office
1 7 (21.88%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (21.88%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (12.50%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (3.13%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (3.13%) NetSuite
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) SAN
2 1 (3.13%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) Oracle BI EE
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle Discoverer
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database
4 4 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (9.38%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (6.25%) DataStage
6 2 (6.25%) Oracle OWB
7 1 (3.13%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (28.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 6 (18.75%) DBA
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle DBA
1 6 (18.75%) Project Manager
2 4 (12.50%) Developer
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 3 (9.38%) Architect
3 3 (9.38%) E-Business Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Oracle Architect
3 3 (9.38%) Oracle Project Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Data Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Data Migration Lead
4 2 (6.25%) Data Migration Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Data Migration Project Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Lead Project Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Migration Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Migration Project Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle Data Migration Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle Trainer
4 2 (6.25%) Technical Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Unix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (34.38%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (6.25%) REST
2 2 (6.25%) SOAP
2 2 (6.25%) Visualforce
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) NHS
2 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.13%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Unix
2 6 (18.75%) Linux
3 4 (12.50%) Windows
4 2 (6.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) ERP
2 6 (18.75%) Migration
2 6 (18.75%) Time Management
3 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (15.63%) Project Management
4 4 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 4 (12.50%) Database Tuning
4 4 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (9.38%) Presales
6 2 (6.25%) Analytics
6 2 (6.25%) BPEL
6 2 (6.25%) ETL
6 2 (6.25%) Workflow
7 1 (3.13%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.13%) Integration Testing
7 1 (3.13%) ITIL
7 1 (3.13%) Service Management
7 1 (3.13%) Supply Chain Management
7 1 (3.13%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) Shell Script
2 3 (9.38%) PL/SQL
2 3 (9.38%) SQL
3 2 (6.25%) Apex Code
4 1 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.38%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (9.38%) OCP
3 3 (9.38%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (6.25%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.13%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) Data Guard
2 2 (6.25%) Tivoli
3 1 (3.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (12.50%) Informatica
3 2 (6.25%) Dell
3 2 (6.25%) Hyperion
3 2 (6.25%) IBM
3 2 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (6.25%) VMware
4 1 (3.13%) JD Edwards
4 1 (3.13%) MuleSoft
4 1 (3.13%) SAP