The table below looks at the statistics for Essbase skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Essbase over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Essbase (formerly Hyperion Essbase)
Rank - - 127
Contract jobs citing Essbase 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.040%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £469 £275
% change year-on-year
+17.33% +70.45%
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 West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
673 721 651
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 22.38% 22.29% 26.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 521 518 412
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 17 24
Average hourly rate £43.50 £32.00 £30.01
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.93% +6.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £27.75
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +17.11%

Essbase
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Essbase Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Essbase
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Essbase Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Essbase
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 5 (71.43%) Oracle
1 5 (71.43%) Hyperion
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (42.86%) IBM
3 3 (42.86%) Cognos
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 2 (28.57%) VBA
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) Hyperion Planning
4 2 (28.57%) General Ledger
4 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
5 1 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (14.29%) Statistics
5 1 (14.29%) Hyperion Smart View
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (14.29%) Workflow
5 1 (14.29%) Solvency II
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement

Essbase
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 (14.29%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (28.57%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) Hyperion Smart View
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Hyperion Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Report Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Essbase Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Essbase Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Hyperion Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Hyperion Essbase Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Hyperion Report Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Migration Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Migration Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Report Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Hyperion
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Cognos
2 3 (42.86%) IBM