Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 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
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 173 152 124
Rank change year-on-year -21 -28 +29
Contract jobs citing Oracle EBS 19 20 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.39% 0.46% 1.32%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.83% 5.06% 14.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 30
West Midlands median daily rate £550 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.41% +6.25% -20.00%
10th Percentile £328 £300 £313
90th Percentile £583 £488 £482
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £45.00 -

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 393 395 517
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 8.05% 9.10% 9.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 227 265
West Midlands median daily rate £463 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +6.25% -3.03%
10th Percentile £325 £288 £275
90th Percentile £625 £550 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -3.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 3 7
West Midlands median hourly rate £12.42 £23.75 £25.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.71% -5.45% +10.42%
10th Percentile £8.39 £22.68 £10.35
90th Percentile £27.90 £51.23 £38.00
England median hourly rate £28.00 £30.00 £26.75
% change year-on-year -6.67% +12.15% +23.67%

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 18 June 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 18 June 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
Birmingham -12 13 £550 +83.33%
Solihull -5 4 - -
Coventry -13 1 - -
Oracle EBS
England

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 19 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (47.37%) ERP
3 7 (36.84%) SAP
3 7 (36.84%) Migration
3 7 (36.84%) Oracle Fusion
4 6 (31.58%) Finance
4 6 (31.58%) Unix
5 5 (26.32%) Shell Script
5 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
5 5 (26.32%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
6 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
6 4 (21.05%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
7 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (15.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (15.79%) Data Protection
7 3 (15.79%) Workflow
7 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (15.79%) SOA
7 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (15.79%) EDI
7 3 (15.79%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (10.53%) SAP Basis
8 2 (10.53%) Billing
8 2 (10.53%) Tripwire
8 2 (10.53%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (10.53%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (10.53%) NetSuite

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 (15.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (10.53%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (10.53%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (10.53%) NetSuite
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (10.53%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.53%) FinancialForce
3 1 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.26%) PaaS
3 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
1 1 (5.26%) PuTTY
1 1 (5.26%) SSH
1 1 (5.26%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 2 (10.53%) SAP HANA
5 1 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Advertising
2 2 (10.53%) Billing
2 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Functional Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Functional Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) DBA
4 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Migration Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Financials Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Security Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.26%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (15.79%) EDI
3 2 (10.53%) HTML
3 2 (10.53%) Middleware
3 2 (10.53%) SAP Basis
4 1 (5.26%) CSS
4 1 (5.26%) WSDL
4 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) FMCG
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Unix
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) ERP
2 7 (36.84%) Migration
3 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
4 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (15.79%) Data Protection
4 3 (15.79%) SOA
4 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (15.79%) Workflow
5 2 (10.53%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Project Management
5 2 (10.53%) Prototyping
5 2 (10.53%) Resource Management
5 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Server Hardening
5 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.26%) Order to Cash
6 1 (5.26%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (5.26%) TDD
6 1 (5.26%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) Shell Script
2 2 (10.53%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) Java 8
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (36.84%) SAP
3 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.53%) Epicor
4 2 (10.53%) IFS
4 2 (10.53%) Infor
4 2 (10.53%) JD Edwards
4 2 (10.53%) Sage
4 2 (10.53%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (10.53%) Tripwire
4 2 (10.53%) Xero
5 1 (5.26%) Google