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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Essbase (formerly Hyperion Essbase)
Rank 584 590 582
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Contract jobs citing Essbase 57 45 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.079% 0.087%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.47% 0.35% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 35 32
Median daily rate £500 £550 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £435 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £604 £625 £536
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £500 £370
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +35.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
12148 12958 12600
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.79% 22.84% 22.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 8227 8358 7925
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 173 170 219
Median hourly rate £33.50 £32.30 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.71% -7.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.35 £14.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £46.09 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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 2 May 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 20 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 2 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
(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 +12 56 £500 -9.09% 4
London -28 33 £500 -13.04% 3
East Midlands - 7 £550 -
East of England - 7 £325 -
South East -8 6 £438 -20.45% 1
Berkshire - 2 £513 - 1
Hampshire - 2 £375 -
Chelmsford - 2 - -
Winchester - 2 £375 -
Reading - 2 £513 - 1
Essex - 2 - -
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
City of London +21 1 - -
Buckinghamshire +11 1 - -
Milton Keynes +6 1 - -
Bristol -4 1 - -
North West -4 1 £400 -
South West -4 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 £550 -

Essbase
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 76 (76.77%) Hyperion
2 70 (70.71%) Finance
3 54 (54.55%) Hyperion Planning
4 41 (41.41%) Oracle
5 29 (29.29%) HFM
6 22 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
7 20 (20.20%) SAP
8 19 (19.19%) SQL
8 19 (19.19%) Oracle BI EE
9 12 (12.12%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (12.12%) Hyperion Smart View
10 10 (10.10%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (10.10%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (10.10%) BusinessObjects
10 10 (10.10%) Cognos
10 10 (10.10%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (9.09%) VBA
11 9 (9.09%) ACCA
11 9 (9.09%) CIMA
11 9 (9.09%) Banking
11 9 (9.09%) Cognos TM1
12 8 (8.08%) SAP BPC
12 8 (8.08%) Data Integration
12 8 (8.08%) Oracle ODI
12 8 (8.08%) Oracle EBS
12 8 (8.08%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (8.08%) ERP
12 8 (8.08%) Data Modelling
13 7 (7.07%) Migration
13 7 (7.07%) Cognos Controller

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 1 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (1.01%) CICS
1 1 (1.01%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (3.03%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.02%) MS Office
3 1 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.01%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 54 (54.55%) Hyperion Planning
2 29 (29.29%) HFM
3 9 (9.09%) Cognos TM1
4 8 (8.08%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (8.08%) SAP BPC
5 7 (7.07%) Cognos Controller
5 7 (7.07%) Cognos Planning
5 7 (7.07%) Hyperion Enterprise
6 6 (6.06%) Oracle Assets
6 6 (6.06%) Oracle Financials
6 6 (6.06%) Oracle General Ledger
7 5 (5.05%) Oracle 11i
7 5 (5.05%) Oracle Applications
7 5 (5.05%) Oracle Cash Management
7 5 (5.05%) Oracle EBS R12
7 5 (5.05%) Oracle Payables
7 5 (5.05%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 5 (5.05%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (2.02%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.05%) Taleo
2 1 (1.01%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.19%) Oracle BI EE
2 12 (12.12%) Hyperion Smart View
3 10 (10.10%) BusinessObjects
3 10 (10.10%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (8.08%) Oracle ODI
5 7 (7.07%) Hadoop
6 6 (6.06%) Oracle Discoverer
6 6 (6.06%) Oracle Exadata
6 6 (6.06%) Oracle OWB
7 4 (4.04%) Oracle Database
8 3 (3.03%) SQL Server
9 2 (2.02%) DB2
10 1 (1.01%) Easytrieve
10 1 (1.01%) IMS/DB
10 1 (1.01%) MongoDB
10 1 (1.01%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (1.01%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.01%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 70 (70.71%) Finance
2 9 (9.09%) Banking
3 2 (2.02%) Investment Banking
3 2 (2.02%) Legal
3 2 (2.02%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.02%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.01%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.01%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.01%) French Language
4 1 (1.01%) Greek Language
4 1 (1.01%) Romanian Language
Job Titles
1 22 (22.22%) Consultant
2 21 (21.21%) Developer
3 17 (17.17%) Analyst
3 17 (17.17%) Hyperion Consultant
4 9 (9.09%) Architect
4 9 (9.09%) Essbase Consultant
4 9 (9.09%) Financial Analyst
4 9 (9.09%) Hyperion Developer
5 8 (8.08%) Hyperion Planning Consultant
6 7 (7.07%) Accountant
6 7 (7.07%) Systems Accountant
7 6 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 6 (6.06%) Finance Systems Analyst
7 6 (6.06%) Oracle Consultant
8 5 (5.05%) Business Analyst
8 5 (5.05%) Hyperion Analyst
8 5 (5.05%) Hyperion Essbase Consultant
9 4 (4.04%) Administrator
9 4 (4.04%) Data Analyst
9 4 (4.04%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.02%) MDX
2 1 (1.01%) .NET
2 1 (1.01%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.10%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.08%) Data Integration
3 6 (6.06%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.02%) Fintech
4 2 (2.02%) Oracle Exalytics
5 1 (1.01%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.01%) Economics
5 1 (1.01%) User Experience
5 1 (1.01%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.01%) Linux
1 1 (1.01%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (12.12%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (10.10%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (8.08%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (8.08%) Data Modelling
4 8 (8.08%) ERP
5 7 (7.07%) Analytics
5 7 (7.07%) Migration
6 5 (5.05%) Data Migration
6 5 (5.05%) DRM
6 5 (5.05%) E-business
6 5 (5.05%) Integration Testing
6 5 (5.05%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (5.05%) Procure-to-pay
6 5 (5.05%) Test Management
7 4 (4.04%) Change Management
7 4 (4.04%) Financial Modelling
7 4 (4.04%) Project Management
7 4 (4.04%) Project Planning
7 4 (4.04%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (19.19%) SQL
2 9 (9.09%) VBA
3 2 (2.02%) Java
4 1 (1.01%) C
4 1 (1.01%) C++
4 1 (1.01%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.01%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (9.09%) ACCA
1 9 (9.09%) CIMA
2 4 (4.04%) SC Cleared
2 4 (4.04%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.03%) PMI Certification
3 3 (3.03%) PMP
4 2 (2.02%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.06%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.01%) QA
2 1 (1.01%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.01%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 76 (76.77%) Hyperion
2 41 (41.41%) Oracle
3 20 (20.20%) SAP
4 10 (10.10%) Cognos
5 7 (7.07%) Infor
6 6 (6.06%) Informatica
7 5 (5.05%) Pegasus
8 4 (4.04%) Microsoft
9 3 (3.03%) JD Edwards
10 1 (1.01%) CA
10 1 (1.01%) Calypso
10 1 (1.01%) HP
10 1 (1.01%) Sybase
10 1 (1.01%) Unisys