The table below looks at the statistics for Essbase skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Essbase over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Essbase (formerly Hyperion Essbase)
Rank 585 574 552
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -22
Contract jobs citing Essbase 58 72 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.13% 0.096%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.48% 0.54% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 55 25
Median daily rate £415 £540 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.14% +27.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £375 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £650 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £525 £483
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £32.00 - £36.89
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 - £36.89

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
12041 13256 11691
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.25% 23.28% 22.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8017 8622 7219
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 210 187 196
Median hourly rate £30.50 £27.78 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.79% +1.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £52.17 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £28.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+8.77% +14.00%

Essbase
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Essbase as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Essbase Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Essbase
Daily Rate Trend

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

Essbase Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Essbase
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Essbase within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Essbase Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Essbase
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Essbase within the UK.

Essbase Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Essbase
Top 23 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Essbase within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -31 56 £415 -23.14% 10
East of England +28 17 £275 -52.17%
Essex +21 16 £275 -52.17%
South East -2 13 £450 -18.18% 2
Berkshire +9 12 £475 -11.62% 2
London -31 12 £375 -36.17% 4
Chelmsford - 10 - -
North West +1 8 £525 - 3
Cheshire - 6 £525 -
Macclesfield - 4 £513 -
Reading +7 3 £500 +5.26% 2
West Midlands - 3 £375 -
City of London +41 2 - - 1
South West -5 2 £600 +23.07%
Wiltshire - 2 £600 -
Maidenhead - 2 £375 -
Basildon - 2 £240 -
Swindon - 2 £600 -
Hampshire +1 1 £380 +15.15%
Liverpool -3 1 - - 2
Merseyside -5 1 - - 2
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -

Essbase
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Essbase also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Essbase.

1 101 (84.87%) Hyperion
2 74 (62.18%) Finance
3 67 (56.30%) Hyperion Planning
4 61 (51.26%) Oracle
5 25 (21.01%) HFM
6 23 (19.33%) Business Intelligence
6 23 (19.33%) Oracle BI EE
6 23 (19.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 20 (16.81%) Performance Tuning
8 19 (15.97%) Hyperion Smart View
9 17 (14.29%) Oracle ODI
9 17 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (11.76%) Oracle EBS
11 13 (10.92%) SQL
11 13 (10.92%) Analytics
12 12 (10.08%) Time Management
13 11 (9.24%) Data Integration
13 11 (9.24%) SQL Server
13 11 (9.24%) Stakeholder Management
14 10 (8.40%) Data Modelling
14 10 (8.40%) ETL
14 10 (8.40%) MDX
15 9 (7.56%) ERP
16 8 (6.72%) Migration
16 8 (6.72%) Data Analysis
16 8 (6.72%) Scrum
16 8 (6.72%) MS Excel
16 8 (6.72%) Microsoft
16 8 (6.72%) DRM
16 8 (6.72%) Performance Management

Essbase
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.52%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.68%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.68%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.84%) CICS
3 1 (0.84%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (6.72%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.20%) MS Office
3 1 (0.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 67 (56.30%) Hyperion Planning
2 25 (21.01%) HFM
3 14 (11.76%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (3.36%) Oracle 11i
4 4 (3.36%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (3.36%) Oracle Assets
4 4 (3.36%) Oracle Cash Management
4 4 (3.36%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (3.36%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (3.36%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (3.36%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (3.36%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 4 (3.36%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (2.52%) Cognos TM1
5 3 (2.52%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (2.52%) SAP BPC
6 2 (1.68%) Cognos Controller
6 2 (1.68%) Cognos Planning
6 2 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (1.68%) Hyperion Enterprise
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.36%) Taleo
3 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.68%) Office 365
3 2 (1.68%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (19.33%) Oracle BI EE
2 19 (15.97%) Hyperion Smart View
3 17 (14.29%) Oracle ODI
4 11 (9.24%) SQL Server
5 8 (6.72%) Relational Database
6 7 (5.88%) Amazon Redshift
6 7 (5.88%) Data Mart
7 5 (4.20%) OLAP
7 5 (4.20%) Oracle OLAP
7 5 (4.20%) Star Schema
8 4 (3.36%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (3.36%) MS Access
8 4 (3.36%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (2.52%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (2.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (2.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (1.68%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.68%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.68%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 7 (5.88%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (4.20%) ERwin
3 2 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 74 (62.18%) Finance
2 5 (4.20%) Banking
2 5 (4.20%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.36%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.68%) Legal
4 2 (1.68%) Marketing
4 2 (1.68%) Retail
4 2 (1.68%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.84%) Automotive
5 1 (0.84%) Dutch Language
5 1 (0.84%) French Language
5 1 (0.84%) Greek Language
5 1 (0.84%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.84%) Romanian Language
Job Titles
1 43 (36.13%) Consultant
2 30 (25.21%) Hyperion Consultant
3 26 (21.85%) Developer
4 18 (15.13%) Essbase Consultant
4 18 (15.13%) Hyperion Developer
4 18 (15.13%) Hyperion Planning Consultant
5 17 (14.29%) Analyst
6 10 (8.40%) Hyperion Essbase Consultant
7 9 (7.56%) Essbase Developer
7 9 (7.56%) OBIEE Developer
8 8 (6.72%) Hyperion Essbase Developer
8 8 (6.72%) Hyperion Support
8 8 (6.72%) Oracle Consultant
8 8 (6.72%) Project Manager
9 7 (5.88%) Hyperion Analyst
9 7 (5.88%) Hyperion Project Manager
10 6 (5.04%) Hyperion Planning Developer
10 6 (5.04%) Support Analyst
11 5 (4.20%) Hyperion Planning Manager
11 5 (4.20%) Oracle Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.40%) MDX
2 4 (3.36%) J2EE
3 1 (0.84%) .NET
3 1 (0.84%) Ajax
3 1 (0.84%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.24%) Data Integration
2 7 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.20%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.36%) Client/Server
4 4 (3.36%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.68%) Fintech
5 2 (1.68%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.84%) Economics
6 1 (0.84%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.88%) Linux
1 7 (5.88%) Unix
2 3 (2.52%) Windows
3 1 (0.84%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (19.33%) Business Intelligence
1 23 (19.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 20 (16.81%) Performance Tuning
3 17 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (10.92%) Analytics
5 12 (10.08%) Time Management
6 11 (9.24%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (8.40%) Data Modelling
7 10 (8.40%) ETL
8 9 (7.56%) ERP
9 8 (6.72%) Data Analysis
9 8 (6.72%) DRM
9 8 (6.72%) Migration
9 8 (6.72%) Performance Management
9 8 (6.72%) Scrum
10 7 (5.88%) Dashboard Development
11 6 (5.04%) Data Migration
11 6 (5.04%) Mentoring
12 5 (4.20%) Performance Monitoring
12 5 (4.20%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.92%) SQL
2 7 (5.88%) Shell Script
2 7 (5.88%) VB
3 3 (2.52%) COBOL
3 3 (2.52%) VBA
4 1 (0.84%) C
4 1 (0.84%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (5.88%) ACCA
1 7 (5.88%) CIMA
2 6 (5.04%) SC Cleared
2 6 (5.04%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.52%) BC Cleared
3 3 (2.52%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (2.52%) DV Cleared
3 3 (2.52%) PMP
4 1 (0.84%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.36%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.84%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 101 (84.87%) Hyperion
2 61 (51.26%) Oracle
3 8 (6.72%) Microsoft
4 7 (5.88%) Tableau
4 7 (5.88%) Talend
5 6 (5.04%) SAP
6 4 (3.36%) Infor
6 4 (3.36%) Pegasus
7 3 (2.52%) Cognos
8 2 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.84%) CA
9 1 (0.84%) Calypso
9 1 (0.84%) Capita
9 1 (0.84%) HP
9 1 (0.84%) IBM
9 1 (0.84%) Informatica
9 1 (0.84%) Sybase
9 1 (0.84%) Unisys