The first table below looks at the demand for Essbase skills in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 London 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 383 341 349
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +8
Contract jobs citing Essbase 29 48 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.22% 0.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.53% 1.01% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 17 38
Average daily rate £450 £423 £515
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.50% -17.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £353 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £633
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £525 £400
% change year-on-year
-36.61% +31.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £26.00
Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
5469 4756 5465
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.60% 22.01% 19.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3851 3335 3553
Average daily rate £425 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 28 30
Average hourly rate £31.00 £23.20 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.62% -21.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.35 £17.30 £16.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £78.25 £52.50 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
Essbase
England

Essbase
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Essbase Jobs Demand Trend in London

Essbase
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Essbase Daily Rate Trend in London

Essbase
Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

Essbase Daily Rate Histogram in London

Essbase
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Essbase Hourly Rate Trend in London

Essbase
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Essbase within the London 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
City of London -15 5 £450 - 4
Docklands, London - 3 £475 -
Essbase
England

Essbase
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 61 (83.56%) Oracle
2 54 (73.97%) Business Intelligence
3 46 (63.01%) Hyperion
4 44 (60.27%) SQL
5 41 (56.16%) Data Warehouse
6 40 (54.79%) Oracle Database
7 36 (49.32%) Oracle Database 11g
8 33 (45.21%) Finance
9 31 (42.47%) PL/SQL
10 30 (41.10%) Oracle BI EE
11 28 (38.36%) UNIX
12 27 (36.99%) OLAP
13 26 (35.62%) Oracle OLAP
14 24 (32.88%) Security Cleared
15 23 (31.51%) QA
16 22 (30.14%) JavaScript
16 22 (30.14%) Multidimensional Analysis
17 21 (28.77%) T-SQL
17 21 (28.77%) Use Case
18 17 (23.29%) Data Modelling
18 17 (23.29%) ETL
19 16 (21.92%) Cognos
19 16 (21.92%) Data Management
20 15 (20.55%) Oracle ODI
21 14 (19.18%) ITIL
21 14 (19.18%) Project Management
22 12 (16.44%) Cognos TM1
23 11 (15.07%) Data Cleansing
24 10 (13.70%) SC Cleared
24 10 (13.70%) ITIL V3

Essbase
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 9 (12.33%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.74%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.37%) MS Office
1 1 (1.37%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (16.44%) Cognos TM1
2 8 (10.96%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 7 (9.59%) Hyperion Planning
4 6 (8.22%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (6.85%) HFM
6 4 (5.48%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (4.11%) Hyperion Enterprise
8 1 (1.37%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (56.16%) Data Warehouse
2 40 (54.79%) Oracle Database
3 36 (49.32%) Oracle Database 11g
4 30 (41.10%) Oracle BI EE
5 27 (36.99%) OLAP
6 26 (35.62%) Oracle OLAP
7 15 (20.55%) Oracle ODI
8 9 (12.33%) Oracle Reports
9 7 (9.59%) Oracle Database 10g
10 5 (6.85%) SQL Server
10 5 (6.85%) Oracle Exadata
11 3 (4.11%) DB2
11 3 (4.11%) Oracle Discoverer
11 3 (4.11%) BusinessObjects XI
11 3 (4.11%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 2 (2.74%) Hyperion Smart View
13 1 (1.37%) BODI
13 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1 (1.37%) DecisionStream
Development Applications
1 6 (8.22%) Toad
2 3 (4.11%) Subversion
3 2 (2.74%) Oracle Forms
General
1 33 (45.21%) Finance
2 7 (9.59%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.85%) Retail
4 4 (5.48%) Banking
5 3 (4.11%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (2.74%) Billing
6 2 (2.74%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.37%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (49.32%) Developer
2 24 (32.88%) Hyperion Developer
3 15 (20.55%) Report Developer
4 13 (17.81%) Consultant
5 9 (12.33%) Support Consultant
6 7 (9.59%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 7 (9.59%) Cognos Support
6 7 (9.59%) Cognos Consultant
7 6 (8.22%) Senior Developer
8 5 (6.85%) Analyst
8 5 (6.85%) Architect
9 4 (5.48%) OBIEE Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 4 (5.48%) DBA
9 4 (5.48%) Oracle DBA
10 3 (4.11%) Essbase Developer
10 3 (4.11%) Hyperion Consultant
10 3 (4.11%) Ab Initio Developer
10 3 (4.11%) Project Manager
10 3 (4.11%) Oracle BI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.11%) HTML
1 3 (4.11%) CSS
2 1 (1.37%) .NET
2 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.37%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.22%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.74%) Oracle Exalytics
3 1 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.37%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.37%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.37%) FMCG
3 1 (1.37%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.37%) Contract for Difference
3 1 (1.37%) Spread Betting
3 1 (1.37%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 28 (38.36%) UNIX
2 7 (9.59%) Linux
3 5 (6.85%) Windows
4 3 (4.11%) Windows XP
4 3 (4.11%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (73.97%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (30.14%) Multidimensional Analysis
3 21 (28.77%) Use Case
4 17 (23.29%) Data Modelling
4 17 (23.29%) ETL
5 16 (21.92%) Data Management
6 14 (19.18%) ITIL
6 14 (19.18%) Project Management
7 11 (15.07%) Data Cleansing
8 10 (13.70%) ITIL V3
8 10 (13.70%) Service Management
8 10 (13.70%) PRINCE2
9 9 (12.33%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (6.85%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (4.11%) Workflow
11 3 (4.11%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (4.11%) Business Analysis
11 3 (4.11%) Asset Management
11 3 (4.11%) ERP
11 3 (4.11%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (60.27%) SQL
2 31 (42.47%) PL/SQL
3 22 (30.14%) JavaScript
4 21 (28.77%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.11%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.74%) VBA
7 1 (1.37%) C#
Qualifications
1 24 (32.88%) Security Cleared
2 10 (13.70%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.74%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (31.51%) QA
2 1 (1.37%) GAAP
2 1 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.48%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (4.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 61 (83.56%) Oracle
2 46 (63.01%) Hyperion
3 16 (21.92%) Cognos
4 10 (13.70%) IBM
5 4 (5.48%) Business Objects
5 4 (5.48%) Teradata
6 3 (4.11%) Ab Initio
6 3 (4.11%) HP
6 3 (4.11%) Informatica
7 2 (2.74%) Siebel
8 1 (1.37%) SAP
8 1 (1.37%) Mercator
8 1 (1.37%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (1.37%) NetApp
8 1 (1.37%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.37%) Microsoft
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Posted: 3 days ago
London
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