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 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 277 266 254
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -12
Contract jobs citing Essbase 6 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.062% 0.030% 0.011%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.31% 0.17% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Average daily rate £438 £550 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.45% +50.68%
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 South East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1938 1813 1835
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.11% 17.96% 19.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1229 1100 1058
Average daily rate £400 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 34 44
Average hourly rate £38.00 £30.00 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -15.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £19.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £48.00 £55.00
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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Essbase across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Essbase Daily Rate Histogram 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 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
Berkshire - 2 £513 - 1
Hampshire - 2 £375 -
Buckinghamshire +9 1 - -
Essbase
England

Essbase
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 11 (68.75%) Oracle
1 11 (68.75%) Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle BI EE
2 8 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
2 8 (50.00%) Hyperion
3 7 (43.75%) Finance
4 6 (37.50%) Oracle Discoverer
4 6 (37.50%) Oracle OWB
4 6 (37.50%) Informatica
4 6 (37.50%) Data Modelling
4 6 (37.50%) SAP
4 6 (37.50%) Oracle Exadata
4 6 (37.50%) Hadoop
4 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (25.00%) Hyperion Planning
5 4 (25.00%) SQL
6 3 (18.75%) HFM
7 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
7 2 (12.50%) CIMA
7 2 (12.50%) JD Edwards
7 2 (12.50%) ACCA
7 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
7 2 (12.50%) Investment Management
7 2 (12.50%) Data Quality
7 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
8 1 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (6.25%) Defect Management

Essbase
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Hyperion Planning
2 3 (18.75%) HFM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle BI EE
2 8 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
2 8 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (37.50%) Hadoop
3 6 (37.50%) Oracle Discoverer
3 6 (37.50%) Oracle Exadata
3 6 (37.50%) Oracle OWB
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
5 1 (6.25%) DB2
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Architect
1 6 (37.50%) Business Intelligence Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Business Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Business Systems Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Finance Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Finance Systems Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Financial Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Lead Developer
3 2 (12.50%) OBIEE Architect
3 2 (12.50%) OBIEE Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Asset Management Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Business Finance Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (37.50%) Data Modelling
3 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 2 (12.50%) Investment Management
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Defect Management
4 1 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
4 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) ACCA
2 2 (12.50%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle
2 8 (50.00%) Hyperion
3 6 (37.50%) Informatica
3 6 (37.50%) SAP
4 2 (12.50%) JD Edwards
5 1 (6.25%) Cognos
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft