The first table below looks at the demand for Essbase skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Essbase over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Essbase
Rank 535 456 514
Rank change year-on-year
-79 +58
Contract jobs citing Essbase 53 107 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.097% 0.21% 0.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.46% 0.97% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 57 31
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£450 £475 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £368 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £483 £525 £400
% change year-on-year
-8.09% +31.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £36.89 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.89 - £32.50
Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11544 11043 11993
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.13% 21.60% 20.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 7152 6738 7069
Average daily rate £400 £395 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 180 214 308
Average hourly rate £28.99 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.36% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.36 £17.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £51.30 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Essbase
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Essbase within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 July 2014.

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 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Essbase within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
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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
England -82 50 £450 -5.26% 21
London -34 25 £425 -10.52% 19
East of England -14 11 £237 -60.58%
Essex - 10 £237 -
South West -14 8 £508 -
Dorset - 8 £508 -
Bournemouth - 6 £508 -
West Midlands -12 4 - - 1
Solihull +2 2 - -
City of London -5 2 £450 -5.26% 13
Berkshire 0 1 £520 -0.95%
South East -24 1 £520 -0.95% 1
Scotland - - - - 1
Docklands, London - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
Midlands - - - -
North West - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Leicestershire - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - -
Surrey - - - - 1
Cheshire - - - -
Derbyshire - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Weybridge - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Reading - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Crewe - - - -

Essbase
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 84 (83.17%) Oracle
2 64 (63.37%) Hyperion
3 47 (46.53%) Finance
4 40 (39.60%) Business Intelligence
5 37 (36.63%) SQL
6 28 (27.72%) Data Warehouse
6 28 (27.72%) Oracle BI EE
6 28 (27.72%) Oracle Database
7 27 (26.73%) PL/SQL
8 22 (21.78%) Use Case
9 21 (20.79%) Oracle Database 11g
9 21 (20.79%) HFM
9 21 (20.79%) UNIX
10 18 (17.82%) OLAP
11 17 (16.83%) Performance Tuning
11 17 (16.83%) Windows
11 17 (16.83%) Oracle EBS
12 16 (15.84%) T-SQL
12 16 (15.84%) Hyperion Planning
13 15 (14.85%) Oracle OLAP
13 15 (14.85%) Oracle ODI
13 15 (14.85%) JavaScript
14 13 (12.87%) J2EE
14 13 (12.87%) SQL Server
14 13 (12.87%) Multidimensional Analysis
15 12 (11.88%) Cognos
15 12 (11.88%) ITIL
15 12 (11.88%) VB
15 12 (11.88%) QA
15 12 (11.88%) Security Cleared

Essbase
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 (4.95%) WebLogic
2 3 (2.97%) SAS
3 2 (1.98%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.99%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 2 (1.98%) Spreadsheet
1 2 (1.98%) MS Office
2 1 (0.99%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (20.79%) HFM
2 17 (16.83%) Oracle EBS
3 16 (15.84%) Hyperion Planning
4 10 (9.90%) Oracle EBS R12
5 9 (8.91%) Oracle Financials
6 7 (6.93%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 4 (3.96%) Cognos TM1
8 2 (1.98%) Hyperion Enterprise
9 1 (0.99%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (0.99%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.99%) SAP BPC
9 1 (0.99%) Oracle General Ledger
9 1 (0.99%) SAP Business ByDesign
9 1 (0.99%) Cognos Controller
9 1 (0.99%) Cognos Planning
9 1 (0.99%) Oracle FAH
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.97%) 2G
1 3 (2.97%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (27.72%) Data Warehouse
1 28 (27.72%) Oracle BI EE
1 28 (27.72%) Oracle Database
2 21 (20.79%) Oracle Database 11g
3 18 (17.82%) OLAP
4 15 (14.85%) Oracle OLAP
4 15 (14.85%) Oracle ODI
5 13 (12.87%) SQL Server
6 11 (10.89%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (6.93%) Oracle Exadata
8 6 (5.94%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (4.95%) Cognos Metric Studio
9 5 (4.95%) Relational Database
10 4 (3.96%) Cognos Report Studio
10 4 (3.96%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 4 (3.96%) Oracle Discoverer
11 3 (2.97%) Hyperion Smart View
12 2 (1.98%) Cognos Event Studio
12 2 (1.98%) MS Access
13 1 (0.99%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 11 (10.89%) RequisitePro
2 2 (1.98%) Toad
General
1 47 (46.53%) Finance
2 8 (7.92%) Retail
3 7 (6.93%) Billing
4 3 (2.97%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.97%) Legal
5 2 (1.98%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.99%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.99%) Banking
6 1 (0.99%) Publishing
6 1 (0.99%) Automotive
6 1 (0.99%) Marketing
6 1 (0.99%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 34 (33.66%) Developer
2 22 (21.78%) Consultant
3 21 (20.79%) Analyst
4 18 (17.82%) Hyperion Developer
5 14 (13.86%) Hyperion Consultant
6 8 (7.92%) Essbase Consultant
6 8 (7.92%) Essbase Developer
7 7 (6.93%) Report Developer
7 7 (6.93%) Business Analyst
8 5 (4.95%) Senior Developer
8 5 (4.95%) Applications Support
8 5 (4.95%) DBA
8 5 (4.95%) Oracle DBA
8 5 (4.95%) Oracle Consultant
8 5 (4.95%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 4 (3.96%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 4 (3.96%) Support Analyst
10 3 (2.97%) Support Consultant
10 3 (2.97%) Business Developer
10 3 (2.97%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (12.87%) J2EE
2 4 (3.96%) HTML
3 3 (2.97%) Web Services
4 2 (1.98%) .NET
5 1 (0.99%) Spring
5 1 (0.99%) JSF
5 1 (0.99%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.99%) EJB
5 1 (0.99%) CSS
5 1 (0.99%) JSP
5 1 (0.99%) Servlets
5 1 (0.99%) Struts
5 1 (0.99%) XML
5 1 (0.99%) XBRL
5 1 (0.99%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.99%) iXBRL
5 1 (0.99%) Ajax
5 1 (0.99%) iBATIS
5 1 (0.99%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.96%) Oracle Exalytics
2 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.99%) Visualisation
3 1 (0.99%) Data Integration
3 1 (0.99%) FMCG
3 1 (0.99%) Taxonomies
3 1 (0.99%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 21 (20.79%) UNIX
2 17 (16.83%) Windows
3 5 (4.95%) Linux
4 2 (1.98%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (1.98%) Windows XP
4 2 (1.98%) Solaris
5 1 (0.99%) AIX
5 1 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (39.60%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (21.78%) Use Case
3 17 (16.83%) Performance Tuning
4 13 (12.87%) Multidimensional Analysis
5 12 (11.88%) ITIL
6 11 (10.89%) Data Management
7 9 (8.91%) Project Management
8 8 (7.92%) Data Modelling
8 8 (7.92%) Asset Management
9 7 (6.93%) Migration
9 7 (6.93%) ETL
10 6 (5.94%) Workflow
11 5 (4.95%) ERP
11 5 (4.95%) DRM
12 4 (3.96%) Data Cleansing
12 4 (3.96%) SOA
13 3 (2.97%) Service Management
13 3 (2.97%) PRINCE2
13 3 (2.97%) Performance Management
13 3 (2.97%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 37 (36.63%) SQL
2 27 (26.73%) PL/SQL
3 16 (15.84%) T-SQL
4 15 (14.85%) JavaScript
5 12 (11.88%) VB
6 6 (5.94%) VBA
7 4 (3.96%) ActionScript
8 3 (2.97%) Java
8 3 (2.97%) C
8 3 (2.97%) VBScript
9 2 (1.98%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (11.88%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.93%) SC Cleared
2 7 (6.93%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (2.97%) CIMA
3 3 (2.97%) ACCA
4 2 (1.98%) Degree
5 1 (0.99%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.88%) QA
2 5 (4.95%) Solvency II
3 2 (1.98%) SLA
4 1 (0.99%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (3.96%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.99%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.99%) OCFS2
2 1 (0.99%) IAG
2 1 (0.99%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (1.98%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 84 (83.17%) Oracle
2 64 (63.37%) Hyperion
3 12 (11.88%) Cognos
4 8 (7.92%) Business Objects
5 6 (5.94%) IBM
6 2 (1.98%) Yardi
6 2 (1.98%) Informatica
7 1 (0.99%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.99%) SAP
7 1 (0.99%) Siebel
7 1 (0.99%) Progress
7 1 (0.99%) HP
7 1 (0.99%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.99%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.99%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.99%) CA
7 1 (0.99%) Primavera
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £300 - £380 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
West Midlands
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago