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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Essbase (formerly Hyperion Essbase)
Rank 550 509 433
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -76
Contract jobs citing Essbase 45 73 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.082% 0.14% 0.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.39% 0.62% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 50 55
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£450 £443 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £880 £572 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £275 £450
% change year-on-year
+63.63% -38.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £32.50 £21.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +51.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 £21.42
% change year-on-year
- +51.72%

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
11571 11749 11016
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.97% 22.77% 22.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 7713 7225 6675
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 267 274
Average hourly rate £33.50 £28.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.64% -8.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.95 £14.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £46.10 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.19%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -59 42 £438 -1.12% 7
South East -4 18 £500 +14.28%
London -24 14 £525 +2.94% 5
Berkshire - 13 £438 -
West Midlands -16 5 £325 +18.18% 1
Bracknell - 3 £401 -
South West - 3 £638 - 1
City of London +2 2 £600 +9.09% 1
Birmingham -9 1 - - 1
Yorkshire -15 1 £438 +59.09%
West Yorkshire -16 1 £438 +59.09%
East of England -18 1 £325 -
Halifax - 1 £438 -
Leeds - - - -
Leicester - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -
North West - - - -
Northern Ireland - - - -
Paddington - - - -
Thames Valley - - - -
Tyne and Wear - - - -
Bournemouth - - - -
Crewe - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Derbyshire - - - -
Dorset - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Leicestershire - - - -

Essbase
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 76 (67.26%) Oracle
2 63 (55.75%) Hyperion
2 63 (55.75%) Finance
3 36 (31.86%) Oracle BI EE
4 34 (30.09%) Business Intelligence
5 27 (23.89%) SQL
6 25 (22.12%) Hyperion Planning
7 20 (17.70%) Oracle ODI
7 20 (17.70%) Migration
8 18 (15.93%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (13.27%) Oracle Reports
9 15 (13.27%) Oracle Financials
9 15 (13.27%) HFM
10 14 (12.39%) Data Modelling
10 14 (12.39%) DRM
10 14 (12.39%) Performance Tuning
11 13 (11.50%) Windows
12 12 (10.62%) Security Cleared
13 11 (9.73%) SC Cleared
13 11 (9.73%) Oracle Database
13 11 (9.73%) Oracle Exadata
13 11 (9.73%) Cognos
13 11 (9.73%) VBA
13 11 (9.73%) Project Management
14 10 (8.85%) PL/SQL
14 10 (8.85%) Retail
14 10 (8.85%) Data Migration
14 10 (8.85%) Oracle EBS R12
15 9 (7.96%) Business Analysis
15 9 (7.96%) Banking

Essbase
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 6 (5.31%) SAS
2 5 (4.42%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.65%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (2.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (5.31%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.54%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.54%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.65%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 25 (22.12%) Hyperion Planning
2 15 (13.27%) Oracle Financials
2 15 (13.27%) HFM
3 10 (8.85%) Oracle EBS R12
4 9 (7.96%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (3.54%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 3 (2.65%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle FAH
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.88%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.65%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (31.86%) Oracle BI EE
2 20 (17.70%) Oracle ODI
3 18 (15.93%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (13.27%) Oracle Reports
5 11 (9.73%) Oracle Database
5 11 (9.73%) Oracle Exadata
6 8 (7.08%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (4.42%) Hyperion Smart View
7 5 (4.42%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (4.42%) SQL Server
7 5 (4.42%) OLAP
8 4 (3.54%) Relational Database
8 4 (3.54%) OLAP Cube
9 3 (2.65%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 3 (2.65%) Oracle Discoverer
10 2 (1.77%) Oracle OWB
10 2 (1.77%) Oracle OLAP
11 1 (0.88%) Cognos Report Studio
11 1 (0.88%) Cognos Framework Manager
11 1 (0.88%) Cognos Event Studio
Development Applications
1 8 (7.08%) Toad
2 6 (5.31%) RequisitePro
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle APEX
General
1 63 (55.75%) Finance
2 10 (8.85%) Retail
3 9 (7.96%) Banking
4 2 (1.77%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.77%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.77%) Marketing
5 1 (0.88%) German Language
5 1 (0.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 36 (31.86%) Developer
2 28 (24.78%) Analyst
3 20 (17.70%) Consultant
4 15 (13.27%) Essbase Developer
4 15 (13.27%) Hyperion Consultant
5 11 (9.73%) Architect
6 8 (7.08%) Business Analyst
6 8 (7.08%) OBIEE Developer
7 7 (6.19%) Hyperion Developer
8 6 (5.31%) Project Manager
9 5 (4.42%) Business Intelligence Architect
9 5 (4.42%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 4 (3.54%) SAS Analyst
10 4 (3.54%) Business Architect
10 4 (3.54%) Oracle Developer
10 4 (3.54%) Senior Developer
10 4 (3.54%) Hyperion Analyst
10 4 (3.54%) Essbase Consultant
10 4 (3.54%) Oracle Architect
11 3 (2.65%) HFM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.19%) J2EE
2 6 (5.31%) MDX
3 5 (4.42%) Web Services
4 3 (2.65%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (2.65%) Middleware
5 1 (0.88%) iXBRL
5 1 (0.88%) Ajax
5 1 (0.88%) iBATIS
5 1 (0.88%) jQuery
5 1 (0.88%) XBRL
5 1 (0.88%) OLE
5 1 (0.88%) XML
5 1 (0.88%) HTML
5 1 (0.88%) EJB
5 1 (0.88%) CSS
5 1 (0.88%) JSP
5 1 (0.88%) Servlets
5 1 (0.88%) Struts
5 1 (0.88%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.88%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.54%) Mainframe
3 2 (1.77%) Data Structures
3 2 (1.77%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.88%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.88%) FMCG
4 1 (0.88%) Taxonomies
4 1 (0.88%) User Experience
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle Exalytics
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.50%) Windows
2 8 (7.08%) UNIX
3 7 (6.19%) Linux
4 2 (1.77%) Solaris
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (30.09%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (17.70%) Migration
3 14 (12.39%) Data Modelling
3 14 (12.39%) DRM
3 14 (12.39%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (9.73%) Project Management
5 10 (8.85%) Data Migration
6 9 (7.96%) Business Analysis
6 9 (7.96%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (6.19%) Workflow
8 6 (5.31%) PRINCE2
8 6 (5.31%) SOA
8 6 (5.31%) ETL
8 6 (5.31%) ERP
8 6 (5.31%) Financial Modelling
9 5 (4.42%) Use Case
9 5 (4.42%) Analytics
10 4 (3.54%) Data Management
10 4 (3.54%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (3.54%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 27 (23.89%) SQL
2 11 (9.73%) VBA
3 10 (8.85%) PL/SQL
4 7 (6.19%) VB
4 7 (6.19%) ActionScript
5 4 (3.54%) VBScript
6 3 (2.65%) C
7 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (10.62%) Security Cleared
2 11 (9.73%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.54%) ISEB
4 1 (0.88%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.88%) Degree
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.88%) ACCA
4 1 (0.88%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.42%) Solvency II
2 3 (2.65%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (2.65%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.88%) IAG
Systems Management
1 2 (1.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 76 (67.26%) Oracle
2 63 (55.75%) Hyperion
3 11 (9.73%) Cognos
4 5 (4.42%) SAP
5 4 (3.54%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.65%) JD Edwards
6 3 (2.65%) Informatica
7 2 (1.77%) Ab Initio
7 2 (1.77%) Endeca
8 1 (0.88%) HP
8 1 (0.88%) Progress
8 1 (0.88%) CA
8 1 (0.88%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.88%) Brio
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