The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Essbase (formerly Hyperion Essbase)
Rank 404 385 396
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +11
Contract jobs citing Essbase 35 34 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.64% 0.61% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 29 20
Average daily rate £550 £575 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £500 £421
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £500 £370
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +35.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Essbase
England

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 London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
5456 5550 5450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.71% 24.37% 23.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3971 3868 3843
Average daily rate £475 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £312 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 38 28
Average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.90 £15.35 £14.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £90.50 £62.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
City of London +30 1 - - 2
Essbase
England

Essbase
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 41 (77.36%) Hyperion
2 40 (75.47%) Finance
3 28 (52.83%) Hyperion Planning
4 21 (39.62%) Oracle
5 14 (26.42%) HFM
6 9 (16.98%) SQL
7 8 (15.09%) VBA
7 8 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (15.09%) Banking
7 8 (15.09%) Data Integration
7 8 (15.09%) Oracle ODI
7 8 (15.09%) Hyperion Smart View
8 7 (13.21%) Analytics
9 6 (11.32%) Migration
9 6 (11.32%) CIMA
9 6 (11.32%) SAP
9 6 (11.32%) ACCA
10 5 (9.43%) DRM
10 5 (9.43%) Management Information System
10 5 (9.43%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (9.43%) Oracle BI EE
11 4 (7.55%) Process Improvement
11 4 (7.55%) Financial Modelling
11 4 (7.55%) Data Migration
11 4 (7.55%) Change Management
11 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (5.66%) ERP
12 3 (5.66%) PMP
12 3 (5.66%) PMI Certification
12 3 (5.66%) ETL

Essbase
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 1 (1.89%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS Office
2 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 28 (52.83%) Hyperion Planning
2 14 (26.42%) HFM
3 3 (5.66%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.89%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.09%) Hyperion Smart View
1 8 (15.09%) Oracle ODI
2 5 (9.43%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.89%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 40 (75.47%) Finance
2 8 (15.09%) Banking
3 2 (3.77%) Legal
3 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.89%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.89%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (33.96%) Developer
2 16 (30.19%) Consultant
3 13 (24.53%) Hyperion Consultant
4 11 (20.75%) Analyst
5 8 (15.09%) Hyperion Developer
6 6 (11.32%) Essbase Consultant
6 6 (11.32%) Financial Analyst
6 6 (11.32%) Oracle Consultant
7 5 (9.43%) Hyperion Planning Consultant
8 4 (7.55%) Data Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) Finance Systems Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) Hyperion Essbase Consultant
8 4 (7.55%) TM1 Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Hyperion Planning Manager
9 3 (5.66%) Hyperion Project Manager
9 3 (5.66%) Planning Manager
9 3 (5.66%) Project Manager
9 3 (5.66%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (5.66%) Senior Financial Analyst
9 3 (5.66%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Data Integration
2 5 (9.43%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.77%) Fintech
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle Exalytics
4 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.89%) Linux
1 1 (1.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (13.21%) Analytics
3 6 (11.32%) Migration
4 5 (9.43%) DRM
4 5 (9.43%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (7.55%) Change Management
5 4 (7.55%) Data Migration
5 4 (7.55%) Financial Modelling
5 4 (7.55%) Process Improvement
6 3 (5.66%) Critical Success Factor
6 3 (5.66%) Data Reconciliation
6 3 (5.66%) ERP
6 3 (5.66%) ETL
6 3 (5.66%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (5.66%) PRINCE2
6 3 (5.66%) Project Management
6 3 (5.66%) Project Planning
7 2 (3.77%) Time Management
7 2 (3.77%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.98%) SQL
2 8 (15.09%) VBA
3 2 (3.77%) Java
4 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) ACCA
1 6 (11.32%) CIMA
2 3 (5.66%) PMI Certification
2 3 (5.66%) PMP
3 1 (1.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.89%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 41 (77.36%) Hyperion
2 21 (39.62%) Oracle
3 6 (11.32%) SAP
4 1 (1.89%) Cognos
4 1 (1.89%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft