The table below looks at the statistics for Essbase skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Essbase over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Essbase (formerly Hyperion Essbase)
Rank 253 246 231
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -15
Contract jobs citing Essbase 3 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.030% 0.011% 0.085%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.18% 0.058% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 6
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£550 £365 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.68% -25.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £375 £516
% change year-on-year
+46.66% -27.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 South East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1679 1725 1599
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 16.95% 18.73% 19.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1036 1002 856
Average daily rate £375 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 32 59
Average hourly rate £37.50 £48.75 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +68.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £14.50 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

Essbase
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Essbase Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Essbase
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Essbase Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Essbase
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Essbase Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Essbase
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Essbase within the South East region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. 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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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
Surrey - 2 £550 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Essbase
England

Essbase
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) Finance
3 5 (62.50%) Project Management
3 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
3 5 (62.50%) MS Visio
3 5 (62.50%) Data Modelling
4 4 (50.00%) Hyperion
4 4 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (50.00%) Hyperion Planning
5 3 (37.50%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
5 3 (37.50%) SQL
6 2 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (25.00%) Retail
6 2 (25.00%) Migration
6 2 (25.00%) TestDirector
6 2 (25.00%) DRM
6 2 (25.00%) ACCA
6 2 (25.00%) Toad
6 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (25.00%) JIRA
6 2 (25.00%) Fund Management
6 2 (25.00%) Test Management
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
6 2 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle Exadata

Essbase
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
1 5 (62.50%) MS Visio
2 3 (37.50%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (12.50%) HFM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Toad
1 2 (25.00%) TestDirector
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Business Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Financial Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Accountant
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Financials Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Hyperion Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Project Management
1 5 (62.50%) Data Modelling
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Fund Management
3 2 (25.00%) Test Management
3 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) DRM
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ACCA
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) Hyperion
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft