The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Essbase
Rank 540 466 504
Rank change year-on-year
-74 +38
Contract jobs citing Essbase 53 102 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.097% 0.20% 0.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.46% 0.93% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 54 34
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £360 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £547
UK excluding London average daily rate £483 £525 £395
% change year-on-year
-8.09% +32.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Average hourly rate £36.89 - £30.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.30 - £28.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.98 - £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.89 - £30.00
Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11544 11021 11927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.12% 21.60% 20.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 7146 6736 7018
Average daily rate £400 £393 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 175 225 307
Average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £51.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -75 50 £450 -5.26% 24
London -42 25 £425 -10.52% 21
East of England -21 11 £237 -60.58%
Essex - 10 £237 -
South West -22 8 £508 - 1
Dorset - 8 £508 - 1
Bournemouth - 6 £508 - 1
West Midlands -10 4 - - 1
Solihull +1 2 - -
City of London -3 2 £450 -5.26% 12
Berkshire +3 1 £520 -0.95%
South East -20 1 £520 -0.95% 1
Scotland - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
Midlands - - - -
North West - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Leicestershire - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - -
Surrey - - - - 1
Cheshire - - - -
Derbyshire - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Weybridge - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Reading - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Crewe - - - -

Essbase
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (83.65%) Oracle
2 65 (62.50%) Hyperion
3 48 (46.15%) Finance
4 42 (40.38%) Business Intelligence
5 38 (36.54%) SQL
6 29 (27.88%) Data Warehouse
6 29 (27.88%) Oracle Database
7 28 (26.92%) Oracle BI EE
8 26 (25.00%) PL/SQL
9 22 (21.15%) Use Case
10 21 (20.19%) Oracle Database 11g
10 21 (20.19%) HFM
11 20 (19.23%) UNIX
12 18 (17.31%) OLAP
13 17 (16.35%) Windows
13 17 (16.35%) Oracle EBS
14 16 (15.38%) T-SQL
14 16 (15.38%) Hyperion Planning
14 16 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
15 15 (14.42%) Oracle ODI
15 15 (14.42%) Oracle OLAP
15 15 (14.42%) JavaScript
16 13 (12.50%) ITIL
16 13 (12.50%) J2EE
16 13 (12.50%) SQL Server
16 13 (12.50%) Cognos
16 13 (12.50%) Multidimensional Analysis
16 13 (12.50%) Security Cleared
17 12 (11.54%) QA
17 12 (11.54%) VB

Essbase
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (4.81%) WebLogic
2 3 (2.88%) SAS
3 2 (1.92%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.96%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (0.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (1.92%) MS Office
1 2 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.96%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (20.19%) HFM
2 17 (16.35%) Oracle EBS
3 16 (15.38%) Hyperion Planning
4 10 (9.62%) Oracle EBS R12
5 9 (8.65%) Oracle Financials
6 8 (7.69%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 5 (4.81%) Cognos TM1
8 2 (1.92%) Hyperion Enterprise
9 1 (0.96%) Cognos Controller
9 1 (0.96%) Cognos Planning
9 1 (0.96%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (0.96%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.96%) SAP BPC
9 1 (0.96%) SAP Business ByDesign
9 1 (0.96%) Oracle FAH
9 1 (0.96%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.88%) Internet
1 3 (2.88%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (27.88%) Data Warehouse
1 29 (27.88%) Oracle Database
2 28 (26.92%) Oracle BI EE
3 21 (20.19%) Oracle Database 11g
4 18 (17.31%) OLAP
5 15 (14.42%) Oracle ODI
5 15 (14.42%) Oracle OLAP
6 13 (12.50%) SQL Server
7 11 (10.58%) Oracle Reports
8 7 (6.73%) Oracle Exadata
9 6 (5.77%) Relational Database
9 6 (5.77%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (5.77%) Cognos Metric Studio
10 5 (4.81%) Cognos Report Studio
10 5 (4.81%) Cognos Framework Manager
11 4 (3.85%) MS Access
11 4 (3.85%) Oracle Discoverer
12 3 (2.88%) Hyperion Smart View
13 2 (1.92%) Cognos Event Studio
14 1 (0.96%) Cognos Transformer
Development Applications
1 11 (10.58%) RequisitePro
2 2 (1.92%) Toad
General
1 48 (46.15%) Finance
2 8 (7.69%) Retail
3 7 (6.73%) Billing
4 4 (3.85%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.88%) Legal
6 2 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.96%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.96%) Automotive
7 1 (0.96%) Marketing
7 1 (0.96%) Swedish Language
7 1 (0.96%) Publishing
7 1 (0.96%) Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (31.73%) Developer
2 25 (24.04%) Consultant
3 21 (20.19%) Analyst
4 18 (17.31%) Hyperion Developer
5 14 (13.46%) Hyperion Consultant
6 9 (8.65%) Essbase Consultant
7 8 (7.69%) Essbase Developer
8 7 (6.73%) Report Developer
8 7 (6.73%) Business Analyst
9 6 (5.77%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 6 (5.77%) Oracle Consultant
10 5 (4.81%) Applications Support
10 5 (4.81%) Oracle DBA
10 5 (4.81%) DBA
10 5 (4.81%) Senior Developer
10 5 (4.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 4 (3.85%) Cognos Support
11 4 (3.85%) Support Analyst
11 4 (3.85%) Support Consultant
11 4 (3.85%) Cognos Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (12.50%) J2EE
2 4 (3.85%) HTML
3 2 (1.92%) .NET
3 2 (1.92%) Web Services
4 1 (0.96%) XML
4 1 (0.96%) XBRL
4 1 (0.96%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.96%) Spring
4 1 (0.96%) JSF
4 1 (0.96%) Ajax
4 1 (0.96%) iBATIS
4 1 (0.96%) jQuery
4 1 (0.96%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.96%) iXBRL
4 1 (0.96%) EJB
4 1 (0.96%) CSS
4 1 (0.96%) JSP
4 1 (0.96%) Servlets
4 1 (0.96%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.85%) Oracle Exalytics
2 2 (1.92%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.96%) Taxonomies
3 1 (0.96%) Wiki
3 1 (0.96%) Data Integration
3 1 (0.96%) FMCG
3 1 (0.96%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 20 (19.23%) UNIX
2 17 (16.35%) Windows
3 5 (4.81%) Linux
4 2 (1.92%) Windows XP
4 2 (1.92%) Solaris
4 2 (1.92%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.96%) AIX
5 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (40.38%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (21.15%) Use Case
3 16 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
4 13 (12.50%) ITIL
4 13 (12.50%) Multidimensional Analysis
5 11 (10.58%) Data Management
6 10 (9.62%) Project Management
7 9 (8.65%) Data Modelling
8 8 (7.69%) ETL
8 8 (7.69%) Migration
8 8 (7.69%) Asset Management
9 6 (5.77%) Workflow
10 5 (4.81%) DRM
10 5 (4.81%) ERP
10 5 (4.81%) Data Cleansing
11 4 (3.85%) ITIL V3
11 4 (3.85%) SOA
11 4 (3.85%) PRINCE2
11 4 (3.85%) Service Management
12 3 (2.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (36.54%) SQL
2 26 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 16 (15.38%) T-SQL
4 15 (14.42%) JavaScript
5 12 (11.54%) VB
6 8 (7.69%) VBA
7 5 (4.81%) Java
8 4 (3.85%) ActionScript
9 3 (2.88%) VBScript
9 3 (2.88%) C
10 2 (1.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.73%) SC Cleared
2 7 (6.73%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (2.88%) ACCA
3 3 (2.88%) CIMA
4 2 (1.92%) Degree
5 1 (0.96%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.54%) QA
2 5 (4.81%) Solvency II
3 2 (1.92%) SLA
4 1 (0.96%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (3.85%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.96%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.96%) IAG
2 1 (0.96%) OCFS2
2 1 (0.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 87 (83.65%) Oracle
2 65 (62.50%) Hyperion
3 13 (12.50%) Cognos
4 10 (9.62%) Business Objects
5 7 (6.73%) IBM
6 2 (1.92%) Yardi
6 2 (1.92%) Informatica
7 1 (0.96%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.96%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.96%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.96%) Primavera
7 1 (0.96%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.96%) SAP
7 1 (0.96%) Siebel
7 1 (0.96%) Progress
7 1 (0.96%) HP
7 1 (0.96%) CA
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £300 - £380 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
West Midlands
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago