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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Essbase over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Essbase (formerly Hyperion Essbase)
Rank 191 204 205
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +1
Contract jobs citing Essbase 7 4 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.068% 0.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.50% 0.30% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 12
Average daily rate
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£395 £450 £468
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.22% -3.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £430 £428
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £510 £548
UK excluding London average daily rate £490 £479 £500
% change year-on-year
+2.34% -4.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £38.64 -
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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
1409 1355 1724
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 26.17% 22.91% 23.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1115 1004 1279
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 12
Average hourly rate £25.00 £38.66 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.33% +10.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.90 £24.40 £18.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £99.00 £47.07 £59.87
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.80 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+5.51% +2.56%

Essbase
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Essbase across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Essbase across the City of London region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Essbase Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Essbase
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Essbase also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Essbase.

1 22 (91.67%) Hyperion
2 18 (75.00%) Finance
3 17 (70.83%) Oracle
4 16 (66.67%) SQL
5 15 (62.50%) Hyperion Planning
6 13 (54.17%) Hyperion Smart View
7 12 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (45.83%) ETL
8 11 (45.83%) DRM
9 9 (37.50%) VBA
10 4 (16.67%) Data Management
10 4 (16.67%) HFM
10 4 (16.67%) CIMA
10 4 (16.67%) ACCA
11 3 (12.50%) Data Mining
11 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
11 3 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
12 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
12 2 (8.33%) Financial Analysis
12 2 (8.33%) Degree
12 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
12 2 (8.33%) Investment Management
12 2 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (8.33%) ERP
12 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
12 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
12 2 (8.33%) MS Office
12 2 (8.33%) UNIX

Essbase
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Essbase also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Essbase. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Office
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (62.50%) Hyperion Planning
2 4 (16.67%) HFM
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) LDAP
1 1 (4.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (54.17%) Hyperion Smart View
2 12 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (12.50%) Data Mining
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
5 1 (4.17%) DB2
5 1 (4.17%) OLAP
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.17%) Cognos Report Studio
5 1 (4.17%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Cognos Transformer
General
1 18 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Developer
2 12 (50.00%) Hyperion Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Essbase Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) Hyperion Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Hyperion Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Essbase Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Applications Support
6 1 (4.17%) Support Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) OBIEE Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Hyperion Planning Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Hyperion Planning Developer
6 1 (4.17%) HFM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Statistics
1 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Exalytics
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) UNIX
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) ETL
1 11 (45.83%) DRM
2 4 (16.67%) Data Management
3 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.33%) Migration
4 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.33%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (8.33%) Investment Management
4 2 (8.33%) Financial Analysis
4 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (8.33%) ERP
5 1 (4.17%) Time Management
5 1 (4.17%) Quantitative Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Multithreading
5 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) SQL
2 9 (37.50%) VBA
3 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.17%) Ruby
4 1 (4.17%) C#
4 1 (4.17%) C++
4 1 (4.17%) Java
4 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.17%) Perl
4 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) ACCA
1 4 (16.67%) CIMA
2 2 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 22 (91.67%) Hyperion
2 17 (70.83%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) Sybase
3 1 (4.17%) Cognos
3 1 (4.17%) Informatica
3 1 (4.17%) Pegasus