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 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Essbase (formerly Hyperion Essbase)
Rank 248 262 239
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -23
Contract jobs citing Essbase 9 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.042% 0.012%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.52% 0.24% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 1
Average daily rate £538 £500 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +53.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £438 £275
% change year-on-year
+25.71% +59.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £33.75
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 South East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1727 1666 1795
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.45% 17.70% 20.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1126 970 909
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 32 62
Average hourly rate £37.78 £32.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.23% +41.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £17.10 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £55.65 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

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 13 February 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
Buckinghamshire - 6 £550 -
Surrey -4 2 £525 +5.00%
Berkshire +11 1 - -
Essbase
England

Essbase
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 13 (61.90%) Oracle
1 13 (61.90%) Hyperion
1 13 (61.90%) Oracle BI EE
2 12 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (52.38%) SQL
3 11 (52.38%) Finance
4 7 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (28.57%) Oracle Discoverer
5 6 (28.57%) Data Modelling
5 6 (28.57%) Informatica
5 6 (28.57%) JD Edwards
5 6 (28.57%) SAP
5 6 (28.57%) Oracle OWB
5 6 (28.57%) HFM
5 6 (28.57%) Hadoop
5 6 (28.57%) Oracle Exadata
5 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (23.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (23.81%) Investment Management
6 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
6 5 (23.81%) ERP
6 5 (23.81%) Windows
6 5 (23.81%) SOA
7 4 (19.05%) IBM
7 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
7 4 (19.05%) Control-M
7 4 (19.05%) Shell Script
7 4 (19.05%) DRM
7 4 (19.05%) MSMQ

Essbase
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 5 (23.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (28.57%) HFM
2 2 (9.52%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (4.76%) Primavera
3 1 (4.76%) Sage X3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (61.90%) Oracle BI EE
2 12 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (28.57%) Hadoop
4 6 (28.57%) Oracle Discoverer
4 6 (28.57%) Oracle Exadata
4 6 (28.57%) Oracle OWB
5 4 (19.05%) MongoDB
5 4 (19.05%) Oracle ODI
5 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio
1 4 (19.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (52.38%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Architect
2 6 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 5 (23.81%) Consultant
4 4 (19.05%) Business Architect
4 4 (19.05%) Integration Architect
4 4 (19.05%) OBIEE Consultant
4 4 (19.05%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (14.29%) Data Architect
5 3 (14.29%) Data Integration Architect
5 3 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Essbase Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Hyperion Developer
6 2 (9.52%) OBIEE Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) AppFabric
1 4 (19.05%) EDI
1 4 (19.05%) MDX
1 4 (19.05%) MSMQ
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 4 (19.05%) REST
1 4 (19.05%) SOAP
1 4 (19.05%) WCF
1 4 (19.05%) Web Services
1 4 (19.05%) WF
1 4 (19.05%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (19.05%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (28.57%) Data Modelling
3 5 (23.81%) ERP
3 5 (23.81%) Investment Management
3 5 (23.81%) SOA
4 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (19.05%) BPEL
4 4 (19.05%) CRM
4 4 (19.05%) DRM
4 4 (19.05%) SDLC
4 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (19.05%) Waterfall
5 3 (14.29%) API Integration
5 3 (14.29%) Asset Management
5 3 (14.29%) B2B
5 3 (14.29%) B2C
5 3 (14.29%) Data Transformation
5 3 (14.29%) ETL
5 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
2 4 (19.05%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) ACCA
3 2 (9.52%) CIMA
4 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Control-M
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) Hyperion
1 13 (61.90%) Oracle
2 6 (28.57%) Informatica
2 6 (28.57%) JD Edwards
2 6 (28.57%) SAP
3 4 (19.05%) IBM
3 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.76%) Cognos
4 1 (4.76%) Sage
4 1 (4.76%) Teradata