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 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Essbase (formerly Hyperion Essbase)
Rank 547 535 466
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -69
Contract jobs citing Essbase 60 47 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.089% 0.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.50% 0.42% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 32 40
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£575 £425 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £307 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £525 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £370 £500
% change year-on-year
+48.64% -26.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £35.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.50 -

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
11961 11288 10054
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.08% 21.44% 21.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 7836 7214 6065
Average daily rate £400 £398 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +1.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £530 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 188 226
Average hourly rate £26.00 £32.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.54 £13.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.33 £34.75 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-27.10% +23.00%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -12 60 £575 +35.29% 20
London +4 44 £600 +41.17% 10
City of London +22 17 £625 +31.57% 1
East of England +9 5 £575 +143.90%
Essex +4 5 £575 +143.90%
South East -12 4 £550 +24.29% 4
South West +11 3 £350 -6.66% 1
North West -18 3 - - 1
Surrey - 2 £550 -
Merseyside - 2 - -
Bristol - 2 £318 -
Canary Wharf - 2 - -
Uxbridge +3 1 - - 1
Berkshire -7 1 £630 +42.37% 2
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Dorset - 1 £550 -
Wirral - 1 - -
Liverpool - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Bournemouth - 1 £550 -

Essbase
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 72 (83.72%) Hyperion
2 60 (69.77%) Finance
3 44 (51.16%) Oracle
4 42 (48.84%) Hyperion Planning
5 30 (34.88%) DRM
6 29 (33.72%) SQL
7 24 (27.91%) Hyperion Smart View
8 22 (25.58%) Data Warehouse
9 21 (24.42%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (18.60%) ETL
11 15 (17.44%) Oracle BI EE
12 12 (13.95%) HFM
12 12 (13.95%) VBA
13 10 (11.63%) ACCA
14 9 (10.47%) Banking
14 9 (10.47%) Investment Management
15 8 (9.30%) CIMA
15 8 (9.30%) Project Management
15 8 (9.30%) MS Excel
16 7 (8.14%) MS Visio
16 7 (8.14%) Data Management
16 7 (8.14%) Migration
16 7 (8.14%) Oracle ODI
17 6 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
17 6 (6.98%) Business Analysis
18 5 (5.81%) Asset Management
18 5 (5.81%) Agile Software Development
18 5 (5.81%) Data Modelling
18 5 (5.81%) OLAP
18 5 (5.81%) SQL Server

Essbase
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (2.33%) SAS
1 2 (2.33%) Oracle Workflow
1 2 (2.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (9.30%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.14%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.49%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 42 (48.84%) Hyperion Planning
2 12 (13.95%) HFM
3 3 (3.49%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (3.49%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (2.33%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (2.33%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (2.33%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (2.33%) Hyperion Enterprise
5 1 (1.16%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (1.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (1.16%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle FAH
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle iProcurement
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.16%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (27.91%) Hyperion Smart View
2 22 (25.58%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (17.44%) Oracle BI EE
4 7 (8.14%) Oracle ODI
5 5 (5.81%) OLAP
5 5 (5.81%) SQL Server
6 4 (4.65%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (4.65%) Oracle Database
6 4 (4.65%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 4 (4.65%) Data Mining
6 4 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (3.49%) Oracle OLAP
7 3 (3.49%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (2.33%) Big Data
8 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.16%) DB2
9 1 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (1.16%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 2 (2.33%) TestDirector
1 2 (2.33%) JIRA
General
1 60 (69.77%) Finance
2 9 (10.47%) Banking
3 4 (4.65%) Retail
4 3 (3.49%) Publishing
5 2 (2.33%) Legal
5 2 (2.33%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.16%) Marketing
6 1 (1.16%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.16%) Electronics
6 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.16%) Back Office
6 1 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (26.74%) Analyst
1 23 (26.74%) Consultant
2 22 (25.58%) Developer
3 18 (20.93%) Hyperion Consultant
4 13 (15.12%) Business Analyst
4 13 (15.12%) Hyperion Developer
5 9 (10.47%) Essbase Developer
6 8 (9.30%) Financial Analyst
7 7 (8.14%) Systems Analyst
7 7 (8.14%) Hyperion Planning Consultant
8 5 (5.81%) Hyperion Analyst
8 5 (5.81%) Oracle Developer
8 5 (5.81%) Planning Manager
8 5 (5.81%) Hyperion Planning Manager
9 4 (4.65%) Essbase Consultant
9 4 (4.65%) Test Analyst
9 4 (4.65%) Implementation Consultant
9 4 (4.65%) Support Manager
9 4 (4.65%) Technical Leader
10 2 (2.33%) HFM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.16%) XML
1 1 (1.16%) .NET
1 1 (1.16%) J2EE
1 1 (1.16%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.49%) Data Integration
3 2 (2.33%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.16%) Statistics
4 1 (1.16%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.16%) DTV
4 1 (1.16%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle Exalytics
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.49%) Windows
2 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.16%) Linux
3 1 (1.16%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (34.88%) DRM
2 21 (24.42%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (18.60%) ETL
4 9 (10.47%) Investment Management
5 8 (9.30%) Project Management
6 7 (8.14%) Data Management
6 7 (8.14%) Migration
7 6 (6.98%) Business Analysis
8 5 (5.81%) Asset Management
8 5 (5.81%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (5.81%) Data Modelling
9 4 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (4.65%) Workflow
10 3 (3.49%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (3.49%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (3.49%) Analytics
10 3 (3.49%) Waterfall
11 2 (2.33%) Fund Management
11 2 (2.33%) Time Management
11 2 (2.33%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (33.72%) SQL
2 12 (13.95%) VBA
3 3 (3.49%) Jython
3 3 (3.49%) PL/SQL
3 3 (3.49%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.33%) R
4 2 (2.33%) VBScript
4 2 (2.33%) Java
5 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.16%) Perl
5 1 (1.16%) C#
5 1 (1.16%) C++
5 1 (1.16%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (11.63%) ACCA
2 8 (9.30%) CIMA
3 4 (4.65%) Degree
4 2 (2.33%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 2 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 72 (83.72%) Hyperion
2 44 (51.16%) Oracle
3 4 (4.65%) SAP
3 4 (4.65%) IBM
3 4 (4.65%) JD Edwards
4 3 (3.49%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.33%) Cognos
6 1 (1.16%) Teradata
6 1 (1.16%) CODA
6 1 (1.16%) Informatica
6 1 (1.16%) Sybase
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Uxbridge
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 13 days ago