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 2 July 2015 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Essbase (formerly Hyperion Essbase)
Rank 540 544 486
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -58
Contract jobs citing Essbase 63 42 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.078% 0.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.51% 0.37% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 22 55
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£575 £425 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.45% -10.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £392 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £450 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £575 £237 £513
% change year-on-year
+143.12% -53.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.00 -

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
12384 11404 10577
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.48% 21.23% 21.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 8114 7101 6358
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 176 223
Average hourly rate £28.41 £28.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.32% +3.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.80 £13.25 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.00

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 2 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Essbase within the UK over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. 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 +8 63 £575 +35.45% 15
London +21 47 £600 +41.17% 12
City of London +6 12 £625 +47.05% 5
East of England -8 6 £575 +143.90%
South East -18 6 £550 +5.76%
Essex -11 5 £575 +143.90%
Canary Wharf - 4 - -
North West - 3 - - 1
Berkshire +8 2 £615 +18.26%
Henley-on-Thames - 2 £550 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £550 -
Merseyside - 2 - - 1
Hampshire - 1 £330 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £538 -
Middlesex - 1 - -
Liverpool - 1 - - 1
Basingstoke - 1 £330 -
Newbury - 1 £600 -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Wirral - 1 - -

Essbase
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 89 (84.76%) Hyperion
2 72 (68.57%) Finance
3 49 (46.67%) Hyperion Planning
4 48 (45.71%) Oracle
5 33 (31.43%) DRM
5 33 (31.43%) SQL
6 30 (28.57%) Hyperion Smart View
7 26 (24.76%) Data Warehouse
8 24 (22.86%) Business Intelligence
9 22 (20.95%) Oracle BI EE
10 20 (19.05%) HFM
11 18 (17.14%) ETL
12 12 (11.43%) VBA
13 11 (10.48%) ACCA
13 11 (10.48%) Migration
14 10 (9.52%) Degree
15 9 (8.57%) Investment Management
15 9 (8.57%) CIMA
15 9 (8.57%) Banking
16 8 (7.62%) Oracle EBS
17 7 (6.67%) Publishing
17 7 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
18 6 (5.71%) Oracle BI Publisher
18 6 (5.71%) Oracle ODI
18 6 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
18 6 (5.71%) Data Management
18 6 (5.71%) Project Management
18 6 (5.71%) MS Excel
18 6 (5.71%) OLAP
18 6 (5.71%) Oracle Reports

Essbase
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 2 (1.90%) SAS
1 2 (1.90%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (0.95%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.81%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.90%) MS Office
5 1 (0.95%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 49 (46.67%) Hyperion Planning
2 20 (19.05%) HFM
3 8 (7.62%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (3.81%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (1.90%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (1.90%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (1.90%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (1.90%) Oracle FAH
6 1 (0.95%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.95%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.95%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.95%) Hyperion Enterprise
6 1 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.95%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 1 (0.95%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.95%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.95%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.95%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.95%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 1 (0.95%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.95%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (28.57%) Hyperion Smart View
2 26 (24.76%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (20.95%) Oracle BI EE
4 6 (5.71%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (5.71%) OLAP
4 6 (5.71%) Oracle ODI
4 6 (5.71%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 5 (4.76%) Oracle Database
5 5 (4.76%) Data Mining
6 4 (3.81%) SQL Server
6 4 (3.81%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (2.86%) Oracle OLAP
7 3 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.86%) DB2
7 3 (2.86%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.90%) Big Data
8 2 (1.90%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (1.90%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.90%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.90%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (1.90%) TestDirector
1 2 (1.90%) JIRA
1 2 (1.90%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 72 (68.57%) Finance
2 9 (8.57%) Banking
3 7 (6.67%) Publishing
4 5 (4.76%) Retail
5 2 (1.90%) Legal
6 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.95%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.95%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.95%) Marketing
6 1 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.95%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.95%) Back Office
6 1 (0.95%) Electronics
6 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (35.24%) Consultant
2 28 (26.67%) Developer
3 26 (24.76%) Hyperion Consultant
4 22 (20.95%) Analyst
5 14 (13.33%) Hyperion Developer
5 14 (13.33%) Hyperion Planning Consultant
6 11 (10.48%) Business Analyst
7 9 (8.57%) Planning Manager
7 9 (8.57%) Hyperion Planning Manager
8 8 (7.62%) Financial Analyst
8 8 (7.62%) Systems Analyst
8 8 (7.62%) Essbase Developer
8 8 (7.62%) Oracle Developer
8 8 (7.62%) Support Manager
9 7 (6.67%) HFM Consultant
10 5 (4.76%) Essbase Consultant
11 4 (3.81%) Implementation Consultant
11 4 (3.81%) Technical Leader
12 3 (2.86%) Test Analyst
12 3 (2.86%) OBIEE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.86%) HTML
2 2 (1.90%) DHTML
2 2 (1.90%) XML
3 1 (0.95%) XSLT
3 1 (0.95%) Middleware
3 1 (0.95%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.95%) WebCenter
3 1 (0.95%) .NET
3 1 (0.95%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.76%) Data Integration
1 5 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.90%) Private Cloud
2 2 (1.90%) Statistics
2 2 (1.90%) Mathematics
3 1 (0.95%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.95%) N-Tier
3 1 (0.95%) DTV
3 1 (0.95%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.95%) Oracle Exalytics
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.86%) UNIX
2 2 (1.90%) Windows
3 1 (0.95%) Linux
3 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (31.43%) DRM
2 24 (22.86%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (17.14%) ETL
4 11 (10.48%) Migration
5 9 (8.57%) Investment Management
6 7 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (5.71%) Data Management
7 6 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (5.71%) Project Management
8 5 (4.76%) ERP
9 4 (3.81%) Workflow
9 4 (3.81%) Asset Management
9 4 (3.81%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (2.86%) Programme Management
10 3 (2.86%) Data Modelling
10 3 (2.86%) CRM
10 3 (2.86%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (2.86%) Business Analysis
10 3 (2.86%) Analytics
10 3 (2.86%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (31.43%) SQL
2 12 (11.43%) VBA
3 5 (4.76%) Jython
3 5 (4.76%) PL/SQL
4 4 (3.81%) Java
5 3 (2.86%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.86%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.90%) R
6 2 (1.90%) VBScript
6 2 (1.90%) C
7 1 (0.95%) C#
7 1 (0.95%) C++
7 1 (0.95%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.95%) Perl
7 1 (0.95%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (10.48%) ACCA
2 10 (9.52%) Degree
3 9 (8.57%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.95%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (1.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 89 (84.76%) Hyperion
2 48 (45.71%) Oracle
3 4 (3.81%) JD Edwards
4 3 (2.86%) Sybase
4 3 (2.86%) SAP
4 3 (2.86%) Informatica
4 3 (2.86%) IBM
4 3 (2.86%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.90%) Cognos
5 2 (1.90%) Siebel
5 2 (1.90%) Talend
6 1 (0.95%) Teradata
6 1 (0.95%) HP
6 1 (0.95%) CODA
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