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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Essbase (formerly Hyperion Essbase)
UK
Rank 554 577 561
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -16
Contract jobs citing Essbase 37 41 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.083% 0.081% 0.061%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.37% 0.35% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 22 21
Median daily rate £475 £513 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.31% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £339 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 £538 £500
% change year-on-year
-17.44% +7.50%
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
9964 11671 11133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.28% 22.94% 21.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 6662 7819 7287
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 224 161
Median hourly rate £35.50 £28.00 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.78% -8.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.03 £14.46 £15.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 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 19 January 2017. 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 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 +40 37 £475 -9.52% 6
London +21 20 £498 +4.78% 4
South East +18 8 £425 -20.93% 2
Berkshire +20 7 £425 - 1
North West +27 6 £525 -
City of London - 6 - - 2
Slough - 4 £425 - 1
Macclesfield - 4 £550 -
Cheshire - 4 £550 -
Manchester +15 2 £438 -
Reading - 2 £463 -
West Midlands - 2 - -
South West - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 - -
Shropshire - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 £450 -
Shrewsbury - 1 - -
Swindon - 1 - -

Essbase
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 81 (90.00%) Hyperion
2 68 (75.56%) Finance
3 44 (48.89%) Hyperion Planning
4 43 (47.78%) Oracle
5 27 (30.00%) ETL
6 24 (26.67%) Oracle BI EE
7 22 (24.44%) HFM
8 19 (21.11%) DRM
9 17 (18.89%) Oracle Reports
10 16 (17.78%) Hyperion Smart View
11 15 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
12 14 (15.56%) MDX
12 14 (15.56%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (14.44%) Performance Tuning
14 12 (13.33%) Budgeting and Forecasting
15 11 (12.22%) Project Management
16 10 (11.11%) Relational Database
17 9 (10.00%) Management Information System
17 9 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
17 9 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
17 9 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
17 9 (10.00%) Analytics
17 9 (10.00%) Oracle ODI
18 8 (8.89%) Performance Management
18 8 (8.89%) Change Management
18 8 (8.89%) Data Modelling
18 8 (8.89%) SQL
19 7 (7.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
19 7 (7.78%) SC Cleared
19 7 (7.78%) Security Cleared

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 (1.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (4.44%) MS Excel
1 4 (4.44%) MS Office
2 2 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 44 (48.89%) Hyperion Planning
2 22 (24.44%) HFM
3 2 (2.22%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (1.11%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.11%) Internet
1 1 (1.11%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (26.67%) Oracle BI EE
2 17 (18.89%) Oracle Reports
3 16 (17.78%) Hyperion Smart View
4 10 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 9 (10.00%) Oracle ODI
6 7 (7.78%) Data Mart
7 6 (6.67%) Amazon Redshift
7 6 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (6.67%) Star Schema
8 5 (5.56%) OLAP
8 5 (5.56%) Oracle OLAP
9 3 (3.33%) SQL Server
9 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database
11 1 (1.11%) MS Access
11 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (6.67%) ERwin
1 6 (6.67%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (4.44%) Oracle Forms
General
1 68 (75.56%) Finance
2 6 (6.67%) Banking
3 3 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.22%) Marketing
4 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.11%) Legal
5 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (28.89%) Analyst
2 24 (26.67%) Developer
3 18 (20.00%) OBIEE Developer
4 17 (18.89%) Hyperion Analyst
5 16 (17.78%) Hyperion Support
6 14 (15.56%) Consultant
6 14 (15.56%) Support Analyst
7 12 (13.33%) Hyperion Consultant
7 12 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
8 11 (12.22%) Hyperion Planning Consultant
9 10 (11.11%) Architect
9 10 (11.11%) Essbase Support
10 9 (10.00%) Hyperion Architect
10 9 (10.00%) Hyperion Developer
10 9 (10.00%) Senior Support Analyst
11 8 (8.89%) Hyperion Project Manager
11 8 (8.89%) Project Manager
12 7 (7.78%) Hyperion Planning Analyst
13 5 (5.56%) Essbase Consultant
13 5 (5.56%) Hyperion Essbase Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.56%) MDX
2 1 (1.11%) J2EE
2 1 (1.11%) Middleware
2 1 (1.11%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.33%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.22%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.22%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.11%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.11%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.11%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.11%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.11%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (30.00%) ETL
2 19 (21.11%) DRM
3 14 (15.56%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (14.44%) Performance Tuning
5 12 (13.33%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 11 (12.22%) Project Management
7 9 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (10.00%) Analytics
7 9 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 9 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (8.89%) Change Management
8 8 (8.89%) Data Modelling
8 8 (8.89%) Performance Management
9 7 (7.78%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (6.67%) Scrum
11 5 (5.56%) Business Forecasting
11 5 (5.56%) Time Management
11 5 (5.56%) Validation
12 4 (4.44%) Mentoring
12 4 (4.44%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.89%) SQL
2 6 (6.67%) VBA
3 3 (3.33%) VB
4 1 (1.11%) C
4 1 (1.11%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 7 (7.78%) SC Cleared
1 7 (7.78%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.33%) Degree
2 3 (3.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.11%) ACCA
3 1 (1.11%) CIMA
3 1 (1.11%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (4.44%) SLA
3 2 (2.22%) FINREP
4 1 (1.11%) GAAP
System Software
1 1 (1.11%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 81 (90.00%) Hyperion
2 43 (47.78%) Oracle
3 6 (6.67%) Talend
4 3 (3.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.22%) SAP
6 1 (1.11%) Capita
6 1 (1.11%) HP
6 1 (1.11%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.11%) Siebel
6 1 (1.11%) Tableau
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