The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Essbase (formerly Hyperion Essbase)
Rank 528 451 493
Rank change year-on-year
-77 +42
Contract jobs citing Essbase 50 111 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.099% 0.23% 0.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.46% 1.04% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 64 40
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£475 £475 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £364 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £479 £500 £438
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £38.64 - -
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 England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10783 10678 11238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.42% 22.20% 21.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6790 6735 6621
Average daily rate £400 £400 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £255 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 190 275
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £17.50 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.55 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -55 20 £450 -5.26% 8
South West - 11 £500 - 4
East of England -23 8 £305 -12.92% 2
West Midlands 0 6 £500 -
East Midlands 0 1 £313 -
North West -2 1 - -
South East - - - - 1
Midlands - - - -
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UK

Essbase
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 71 (78.02%) Oracle
2 59 (64.84%) Hyperion
3 48 (52.75%) Finance
4 35 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
5 30 (32.97%) SQL
6 24 (26.37%) PL/SQL
6 24 (26.37%) Oracle Database
7 21 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
8 20 (21.98%) Oracle BI EE
8 20 (21.98%) Use Case
9 19 (20.88%) OLAP
10 18 (19.78%) HFM
11 17 (18.68%) UNIX
11 17 (18.68%) Oracle Database 11g
12 16 (17.58%) Windows
12 16 (17.58%) T-SQL
12 16 (17.58%) Oracle EBS
13 15 (16.48%) JavaScript
13 15 (16.48%) Oracle OLAP
14 13 (14.29%) Hyperion Planning
14 13 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
14 13 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
14 13 (14.29%) Multidimensional Analysis
15 12 (13.19%) QA
16 11 (12.09%) Data Management
16 11 (12.09%) J2EE
16 11 (12.09%) SQL Server
16 11 (12.09%) VB
17 10 (10.99%) Oracle Financials
17 10 (10.99%) Oracle ODI

Essbase
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3 (3.30%) WebLogic
1 3 (3.30%) SAS
2 2 (2.20%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.10%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (1.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (2.20%) MS Office
1 2 (2.20%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (19.78%) HFM
2 16 (17.58%) Oracle EBS
3 13 (14.29%) Hyperion Planning
4 10 (10.99%) Oracle Financials
5 8 (8.79%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (4.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (2.20%) Hyperion Enterprise
8 1 (1.10%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (1.10%) Oracle FAH
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.30%) 2G
2 1 (1.10%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (26.37%) Oracle Database
2 21 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (21.98%) Oracle BI EE
4 19 (20.88%) OLAP
5 17 (18.68%) Oracle Database 11g
6 15 (16.48%) Oracle OLAP
7 13 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
8 11 (12.09%) SQL Server
9 10 (10.99%) Oracle ODI
10 4 (4.40%) Oracle Exadata
11 3 (3.30%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (3.30%) Relational Database
11 3 (3.30%) Hyperion Smart View
12 2 (2.20%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 2 (2.20%) Oracle Discoverer
13 1 (1.10%) RDBMS
13 1 (1.10%) DecisionStream
13 1 (1.10%) PowerCenter
13 1 (1.10%) DataStage
13 1 (1.10%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 9 (9.89%) RequisitePro
2 1 (1.10%) Toad
General
1 48 (52.75%) Finance
2 8 (8.79%) Retail
3 7 (7.69%) Billing
4 4 (4.40%) Banking
5 3 (3.30%) Legal
6 2 (2.20%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.10%) Publishing
7 1 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.10%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.10%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.10%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (35.16%) Developer
2 20 (21.98%) Analyst
3 19 (20.88%) Consultant
4 17 (18.68%) Hyperion Developer
5 13 (14.29%) Hyperion Consultant
6 7 (7.69%) Report Developer
7 6 (6.59%) Essbase Developer
8 5 (5.49%) Essbase Consultant
8 5 (5.49%) Oracle Consultant
8 5 (5.49%) Project Manager
8 5 (5.49%) Business Analyst
8 5 (5.49%) Senior Developer
8 5 (5.49%) Applications Support
9 4 (4.40%) Oracle Developer
10 3 (3.30%) Oracle DBA
10 3 (3.30%) Support Analyst
10 3 (3.30%) DBA
10 3 (3.30%) OBIEE Consultant
10 3 (3.30%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 3 (3.30%) Hyperion Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.09%) J2EE
2 3 (3.30%) Web Services
3 2 (2.20%) HTML
4 1 (1.10%) .NET
4 1 (1.10%) EJB
4 1 (1.10%) CSS
4 1 (1.10%) JSP
4 1 (1.10%) Servlets
4 1 (1.10%) Struts
4 1 (1.10%) XML
4 1 (1.10%) XBRL
4 1 (1.10%) OLE
4 1 (1.10%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.10%) Spring
4 1 (1.10%) JSF
4 1 (1.10%) Ajax
4 1 (1.10%) iBATIS
4 1 (1.10%) jQuery
4 1 (1.10%) iXBRL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.20%) Mainframe
1 2 (2.20%) Management Information System
1 2 (2.20%) Oracle Exalytics
2 1 (1.10%) Taxonomies
2 1 (1.10%) Wiki
2 1 (1.10%) Data Integration
2 1 (1.10%) FMCG
2 1 (1.10%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (18.68%) UNIX
2 16 (17.58%) Windows
3 3 (3.30%) Linux
4 2 (2.20%) Solaris
5 1 (1.10%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.10%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (21.98%) Use Case
3 13 (14.29%) Multidimensional Analysis
3 13 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (12.09%) Data Management
5 9 (9.89%) ITIL
6 8 (8.79%) Project Management
6 8 (8.79%) Asset Management
7 7 (7.69%) Workflow
7 7 (7.69%) Migration
8 6 (6.59%) DRM
9 4 (4.40%) ERP
9 4 (4.40%) Data Modelling
9 4 (4.40%) SOA
9 4 (4.40%) ETL
9 4 (4.40%) Performance Management
10 3 (3.30%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (3.30%) PRINCE2
11 2 (2.20%) CRM
11 2 (2.20%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (32.97%) SQL
2 24 (26.37%) PL/SQL
3 16 (17.58%) T-SQL
4 15 (16.48%) JavaScript
5 11 (12.09%) VB
6 7 (7.69%) VBA
7 5 (5.49%) ActionScript
8 3 (3.30%) C
9 1 (1.10%) Java
9 1 (1.10%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (9.89%) Security Cleared
2 7 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 7 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.20%) ACCA
3 2 (2.20%) CIMA
3 2 (2.20%) Degree
4 1 (1.10%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.19%) QA
2 5 (5.49%) Solvency II
3 2 (2.20%) SLA
4 1 (1.10%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.20%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.10%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.10%) IAG
2 1 (1.10%) OCFS2
2 1 (1.10%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 71 (78.02%) Oracle
2 59 (64.84%) Hyperion
3 7 (7.69%) Cognos
4 4 (4.40%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.20%) IBM
5 2 (2.20%) Informatica
5 2 (2.20%) Yardi
6 1 (1.10%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.10%) Primavera
6 1 (1.10%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.10%) Brio
6 1 (1.10%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.10%) HP
6 1 (1.10%) CA
6 1 (1.10%) SAP
6 1 (1.10%) Siebel
6 1 (1.10%) Progress
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Rate: £450 - £520.00 per day
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
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Rate: £300 - 340 per day
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
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Rate: £425 - £475 per day
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