The table below looks at the statistics for Essbase skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Essbase over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Essbase (formerly Hyperion Essbase)
Rank 152 183 200
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +17
Contract jobs citing Essbase 2 17 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.060% 0.31% 0.067%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.25% 1.22% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 16 4
Median daily rate - £625 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +31.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £550 £370
% change year-on-year
-20.45% +48.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £35.50
Essbase
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
795 1394 1379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 24.00% 25.69% 23.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 636 1119 1038
Median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 7
Median hourly rate £19.00 £45.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.77% +63.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+38.00% -23.07%

Essbase
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Essbase as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Essbase Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Essbase
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Essbase across the City of London region.

Essbase Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Essbase
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Essbase 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 City of London region with a requirement for Essbase.

1 3 (60.00%) Hyperion
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Financial Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Cognos
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VBA
3 1 (20.00%) CIMA
3 1 (20.00%) ACCA
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Cognos TM1

Essbase
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (20.00%) Hyperion Planning
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Data Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Data Integration Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Essbase Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Hyperion Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Hyperion Planning Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) TM1 Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Analytics
1 1 (20.00%) Financial Modelling
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ACCA
1 1 (20.00%) CIMA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Hyperion
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) Cognos