The first table below looks at the demand for Essbase skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Essbase over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Essbase
Rank 542 423 457
Rank change year-on-year
-119 +34
Contract jobs citing Essbase 48 80 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.094% 0.19% 0.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.43% 0.86% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 32 56
Average daily rate £423 £475 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.05% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £341 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £525 £400
% change year-on-year
-36.61% +31.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £26.00
Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11223 9332 11068
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.86% 21.66% 19.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 7185 5814 6416
Average daily rate £394 £390 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.89% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 190 228
Average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.25 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.75 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
Essbase
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Essbase
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Essbase across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Essbase Jobs Demand Trend in England

Essbase
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Essbase Daily Rate Trend in England

Essbase
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Essbase across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Essbase Daily Rate Histogram in England

Essbase
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Essbase across the England region.

Essbase Hourly Rate Trend in England

Essbase
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Essbase within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -42 29 £450 +6.50% 15
East of England -24 6 £260 -55.55%
South West -25 4 £375 -
East Midlands - 4 - -
South East -18 1 £365 -27.00%
West Midlands -20 1 £525 -2.77%
North West - 1 £538 -
Midlands - - - -
Essbase
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Essbase
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 89 (79.46%) Oracle
2 70 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
3 62 (55.36%) Hyperion
4 55 (49.11%) Data Warehouse
5 51 (45.54%) SQL
6 48 (42.86%) Oracle Database
7 46 (41.07%) Finance
8 40 (35.71%) Oracle BI EE
9 39 (34.82%) Oracle Database 11g
10 33 (29.46%) PL/SQL
11 32 (28.57%) UNIX
12 31 (27.68%) OLAP
13 30 (26.79%) Oracle OLAP
14 26 (23.21%) Use Case
15 24 (21.43%) Security Cleared
15 24 (21.43%) Data Modelling
16 23 (20.54%) QA
17 22 (19.64%) Multidimensional Analysis
17 22 (19.64%) JavaScript
18 21 (18.75%) T-SQL
18 21 (18.75%) ETL
19 20 (17.86%) Oracle ODI
20 18 (16.07%) Hyperion Planning
21 17 (15.18%) Project Management
21 17 (15.18%) Data Management
22 16 (14.29%) Cognos
23 14 (12.50%) ITIL
24 13 (11.61%) Oracle Reports
24 13 (11.61%) HFM
25 12 (10.71%) Cognos TM1

Essbase
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 9 (8.04%) WebLogic
2 3 (2.68%) SAS
3 2 (1.79%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.79%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (16.07%) Hyperion Planning
2 13 (11.61%) HFM
3 12 (10.71%) Cognos TM1
4 8 (7.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 7 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (4.46%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (2.68%) Hyperion Enterprise
8 1 (0.89%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.68%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (49.11%) Data Warehouse
2 48 (42.86%) Oracle Database
3 40 (35.71%) Oracle BI EE
4 39 (34.82%) Oracle Database 11g
5 31 (27.68%) OLAP
6 30 (26.79%) Oracle OLAP
7 20 (17.86%) Oracle ODI
8 13 (11.61%) Oracle Reports
9 8 (7.14%) SQL Server
10 7 (6.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 7 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
11 6 (5.36%) Relational Database
11 6 (5.36%) Oracle Exadata
12 4 (3.57%) Oracle OWB
12 4 (3.57%) MS Access
12 4 (3.57%) Data Mining
13 3 (2.68%) Hyperion Smart View
13 3 (2.68%) BusinessObjects XI
13 3 (2.68%) Oracle Discoverer
13 3 (2.68%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (5.36%) Toad
1 6 (5.36%) RequisitePro
2 3 (2.68%) Subversion
3 2 (1.79%) Oracle Forms
General
1 46 (41.07%) Finance
2 11 (9.82%) Retail
3 7 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (3.57%) Banking
5 2 (1.79%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.79%) Billing
6 1 (0.89%) Marketing
6 1 (0.89%) Automotive
6 1 (0.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 50 (44.64%) Developer
2 28 (25.00%) Hyperion Developer
3 22 (19.64%) Consultant
4 15 (13.39%) Report Developer
5 13 (11.61%) Analyst
6 11 (9.82%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 10 (8.93%) Architect
8 9 (8.04%) Support Consultant
9 8 (7.14%) OBIEE Developer
9 8 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 7 (6.25%) Cognos Support
10 7 (6.25%) Oracle BI Developer
10 7 (6.25%) Cognos Consultant
10 7 (6.25%) Business Analyst
11 6 (5.36%) Senior Developer
11 6 (5.36%) Hyperion Consultant
11 6 (5.36%) Oracle BI Consultant
12 5 (4.46%) Essbase Consultant
12 5 (4.46%) Essbase Developer
12 5 (4.46%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.36%) HTML
1 6 (5.36%) J2EE
2 3 (2.68%) .NET
2 3 (2.68%) CSS
3 1 (0.89%) MDX
3 1 (0.89%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.36%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.57%) Data Integration
2 4 (3.57%) Oracle Exalytics
3 1 (0.89%) FMCG
3 1 (0.89%) Fat Client
3 1 (0.89%) Contract for Difference
3 1 (0.89%) Spread Betting
3 1 (0.89%) Wiki
3 1 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (0.89%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 32 (28.57%) UNIX
2 10 (8.93%) Windows
3 7 (6.25%) Linux
4 4 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.68%) Oracle Linux
5 3 (2.68%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (23.21%) Use Case
3 24 (21.43%) Data Modelling
4 22 (19.64%) Multidimensional Analysis
5 21 (18.75%) ETL
6 17 (15.18%) Project Management
6 17 (15.18%) Data Management
7 14 (12.50%) ITIL
8 11 (9.82%) Data Cleansing
9 10 (8.93%) PRINCE2
9 10 (8.93%) Service Management
9 10 (8.93%) Performance Tuning
9 10 (8.93%) ITIL V3
10 9 (8.04%) Migration
11 8 (7.14%) ERP
12 6 (5.36%) Workflow
12 6 (5.36%) Analytics
13 5 (4.46%) Technical Architecture
13 5 (4.46%) User Acceptance Testing
13 5 (4.46%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 51 (45.54%) SQL
2 33 (29.46%) PL/SQL
3 22 (19.64%) JavaScript
4 21 (18.75%) T-SQL
5 7 (6.25%) VBA
6 6 (5.36%) VB
7 4 (3.57%) Java
7 4 (3.57%) R
8 3 (2.68%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.68%) VBScript
9 1 (0.89%) C#
Qualifications
1 24 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 10 (8.93%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (20.54%) QA
2 1 (0.89%) SLA
2 1 (0.89%) GAAP
System Software
1 4 (3.57%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.89%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (2.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 89 (79.46%) Oracle
2 62 (55.36%) Hyperion
3 16 (14.29%) Cognos
4 11 (9.82%) Business Objects
5 10 (8.93%) IBM
6 4 (3.57%) Teradata
7 3 (2.68%) HP
7 3 (2.68%) Informatica
7 3 (2.68%) Pegasus
7 3 (2.68%) Ab Initio
8 2 (1.79%) Siebel
9 1 (0.89%) Microsoft
9 1 (0.89%) Mercator
9 1 (0.89%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.89%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.89%) NetApp
9 1 (0.89%) SAP
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