The first table below looks at the demand for Essbase skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Essbase over the 3 months to 17 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 Scotland 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Essbase
Rank 127 - 103
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Essbase 1 0 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.038% - 0.43%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.18% - 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 8
Average daily rate - - £275
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
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
546 529 558
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.56% 22.75% 19.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 276 276
Average daily rate £350 £338 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 20
Average hourly rate £18.00 £50.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
Essbase
UK

Essbase
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Essbase Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Essbase
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Essbase Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Essbase
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database

Essbase
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Business Objects