The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 October 2014 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Essbase (formerly Hyperion Essbase)
Rank 546 465 493
Rank change year-on-year
-81 +28
Contract jobs citing Essbase 69 104 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.20% 0.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.59% 0.87% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 65 52
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£450 £505 £511
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.89% -1.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £323 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £850 £576 £599
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £438 £475
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £21.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +40.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.00 £21.42
% change year-on-year
- +40.05%

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
11748 11930 11597
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.45% 22.80% 20.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 7668 7334 6756
Average daily rate £400 £388 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 238 308
Average hourly rate £31.40 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.08 £14.50 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £46.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.73 £30.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +2.50%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 -62 63 £450 -10.89% 30
London -17 21 £438 -15.66% 22
South East -24 15 £438 -12.50% 3
Berkshire +17 10 £425 +27.81% 3
South West - 10 £513 - 1
City of London +15 8 £438 -2.77% 6
West Midlands -14 6 £350 +45.83% 1
North West -9 5 £450 +28.57%
West Yorkshire -4 3 £450 +80.00% 1
Yorkshire -4 3 £450 +80.00% 1
Bracknell - 3 £401 -
Halifax - 3 £450 -
Birmingham -6 2 £500 +108.33%
East of England -23 2 £323 -
Hampshire - 2 £1,000 -
Surrey -20 1 £600 +14.28%
East Midlands - 1 £313 - 1
North East - - - - 1
Docklands, London - - - -
Thames Valley - - - -
Tyne and Wear - - - - 1
Hertfordshire - - - -
Leicestershire - - - - 1
Norfolk - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Dorset - - - -
Bournemouth - - - -
Crewe - - - -
Fareham - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -

Essbase
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 87 (72.50%) Oracle
2 68 (56.67%) Hyperion
3 61 (50.83%) Finance
4 40 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 35 (29.17%) Oracle BI EE
6 31 (25.83%) SQL
7 22 (18.33%) Data Warehouse
7 22 (18.33%) Hyperion Planning
8 21 (17.50%) HFM
9 19 (15.83%) Oracle ODI
10 18 (15.00%) Oracle Database
10 18 (15.00%) Oracle Reports
11 17 (14.17%) PL/SQL
12 16 (13.33%) Migration
12 16 (13.33%) Oracle EBS
13 15 (12.50%) Windows
14 14 (11.67%) Oracle Financials
14 14 (11.67%) Oracle Database 11g
14 14 (11.67%) Use Case
15 13 (10.83%) Security Cleared
15 13 (10.83%) UNIX
16 12 (10.00%) VBA
16 12 (10.00%) OLAP
16 12 (10.00%) Cognos
16 12 (10.00%) DRM
16 12 (10.00%) SC Cleared
16 12 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
17 11 (9.17%) Retail
17 11 (9.17%) J2EE
17 11 (9.17%) VB

Essbase
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (4.17%) SAS
2 4 (3.33%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (2.50%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 2 (1.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.67%) MS Office
1 2 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (18.33%) Hyperion Planning
2 21 (17.50%) HFM
3 16 (13.33%) Oracle EBS
4 14 (11.67%) Oracle Financials
5 9 (7.50%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (3.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 3 (2.50%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (1.67%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (1.67%) Cognos TM1
9 1 (0.83%) Cognos Controller
9 1 (0.83%) Cognos Planning
9 1 (0.83%) Oracle FAH
9 1 (0.83%) SAP Business ByDesign
9 1 (0.83%) Oracle General Ledger
9 1 (0.83%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.50%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (29.17%) Oracle BI EE
2 22 (18.33%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (15.83%) Oracle ODI
4 18 (15.00%) Oracle Database
4 18 (15.00%) Oracle Reports
5 14 (11.67%) Oracle Database 11g
6 12 (10.00%) OLAP
7 8 (6.67%) Oracle Exadata
8 7 (5.83%) Oracle OLAP
8 7 (5.83%) SQL Server
9 6 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (3.33%) Relational Database
10 4 (3.33%) Hyperion Smart View
11 3 (2.50%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 3 (2.50%) Oracle Discoverer
12 2 (1.67%) Oracle OWB
13 1 (0.83%) Cognos Report Studio
13 1 (0.83%) Cognos Framework Manager
13 1 (0.83%) Cognos Event Studio
13 1 (0.83%) Cognos Metric Studio
Development Applications
1 9 (7.50%) RequisitePro
2 5 (4.17%) Toad
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle APEX
General
1 61 (50.83%) Finance
2 11 (9.17%) Retail
3 9 (7.50%) Banking
4 3 (2.50%) Billing
4 3 (2.50%) Legal
5 2 (1.67%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.67%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.67%) Marketing
6 1 (0.83%) German Language
6 1 (0.83%) Swedish Language
6 1 (0.83%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 39 (32.50%) Developer
2 25 (20.83%) Consultant
3 23 (19.17%) Analyst
4 17 (14.17%) Hyperion Consultant
5 14 (11.67%) Essbase Developer
6 12 (10.00%) Hyperion Developer
7 11 (9.17%) Architect
8 8 (6.67%) OBIEE Developer
9 6 (5.00%) Project Manager
9 6 (5.00%) Business Analyst
9 6 (5.00%) Senior Developer
10 5 (4.17%) Essbase Consultant
10 5 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Architect
10 5 (4.17%) Oracle Consultant
11 4 (3.33%) Oracle DBA
11 4 (3.33%) Oracle Developer
11 4 (3.33%) Business Architect
11 4 (3.33%) Technical Consultant
11 4 (3.33%) DBA
11 4 (3.33%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.17%) J2EE
2 5 (4.17%) MDX
2 5 (4.17%) Web Services
3 4 (3.33%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (2.50%) Middleware
5 1 (0.83%) Ajax
5 1 (0.83%) Spring
5 1 (0.83%) JSF
5 1 (0.83%) iBATIS
5 1 (0.83%) jQuery
5 1 (0.83%) iXBRL
5 1 (0.83%) OLE
5 1 (0.83%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.83%) XBRL
5 1 (0.83%) HTML
5 1 (0.83%) XML
5 1 (0.83%) EJB
5 1 (0.83%) CSS
5 1 (0.83%) JSP
5 1 (0.83%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.83%) Data Structures
2 6 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.50%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.67%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.67%) User Experience
5 1 (0.83%) Taxonomies
5 1 (0.83%) FMCG
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Exalytics
5 1 (0.83%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.50%) Windows
2 13 (10.83%) UNIX
3 6 (5.00%) Linux
4 2 (1.67%) Solaris
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.83%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.83%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (13.33%) Migration
3 14 (11.67%) Use Case
4 12 (10.00%) DRM
4 12 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (6.67%) Data Management
7 7 (5.83%) Workflow
7 7 (5.83%) Project Management
7 7 (5.83%) ERP
7 7 (5.83%) Data Modelling
7 7 (5.83%) SOA
8 6 (5.00%) PRINCE2
8 6 (5.00%) ETL
8 6 (5.00%) Data Migration
9 5 (4.17%) Financial Modelling
9 5 (4.17%) Multidimensional Analysis
10 4 (3.33%) Analytics
10 4 (3.33%) Business Analysis
11 3 (2.50%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 31 (25.83%) SQL
2 17 (14.17%) PL/SQL
3 12 (10.00%) VBA
4 11 (9.17%) VB
5 7 (5.83%) ActionScript
5 7 (5.83%) T-SQL
5 7 (5.83%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.50%) C
6 3 (2.50%) VBScript
7 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.83%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (10.83%) Security Cleared
2 12 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.50%) ACCA
3 3 (2.50%) CIMA
3 3 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.67%) Degree
5 1 (0.83%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.83%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.83%) ISEB
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.17%) QA
1 5 (4.17%) Solvency II
2 3 (2.50%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.83%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.83%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.50%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.83%) OCFS2
2 1 (0.83%) IAG
Systems Management
1 2 (1.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 87 (72.50%) Oracle
2 68 (56.67%) Hyperion
3 12 (10.00%) Cognos
4 5 (4.17%) SAP
5 4 (3.33%) Informatica
5 4 (3.33%) JD Edwards
6 3 (2.50%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.67%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.67%) Ab Initio
7 2 (1.67%) Yardi
7 2 (1.67%) Endeca
8 1 (0.83%) Primavera
8 1 (0.83%) Brio
8 1 (0.83%) IBM
8 1 (0.83%) Progress
8 1 (0.83%) Siebel
8 1 (0.83%) CA
8 1 (0.83%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.83%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.83%) HP
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