The first table below looks at the demand for Essbase skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Essbase over the 3 months to 16 April 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 for the West Midlands region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Essbase
Rank 112 101 98
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -3
Contract jobs citing Essbase 1 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.042% 0.32% 0.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.21% 1.33% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Average daily rate £525 £540 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +35.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £525 £400
% change year-on-year
-36.61% +31.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £26.00
Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
483 450 503
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.17% 23.85% 22.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 225 244
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 15
Average hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.18% +42.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.31 £16.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.80 £42.20 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.81%
Essbase
England

Essbase
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Essbase across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Essbase Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Essbase
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Essbase across the West Midlands region.

Essbase Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Essbase
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Essbase across the West Midlands region.

Essbase Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Essbase
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Essbase within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
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Essbase
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 9 (81.82%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (54.55%) Data Modelling
2 6 (54.55%) Hyperion
2 6 (54.55%) Hyperion Planning
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle BI EE
3 5 (45.45%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle
3 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (45.45%) Finance
4 4 (36.36%) Migration
4 4 (36.36%) OLAP
4 4 (36.36%) ERP
4 4 (36.36%) Data Mining
4 4 (36.36%) ETL
4 4 (36.36%) Retail
4 4 (36.36%) HFM
4 4 (36.36%) Data Migration
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle OLAP
4 4 (36.36%) R
4 4 (36.36%) Analytics
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle ODI
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 3 (27.27%) Data Integration
5 3 (27.27%) Data Entry
5 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
5 3 (27.27%) Pegasus
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle OWB
5 3 (27.27%) Workflow
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS

Essbase
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

Business Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Hyperion Planning
2 4 (36.36%) HFM
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle ODI
3 4 (36.36%) Data Mining
3 4 (36.36%) OLAP
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle OLAP
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Hyperion Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle BI Developer
2 4 (36.36%) OBIEE Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Data Modelling
2 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (45.45%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (36.36%) Data Migration
3 4 (36.36%) Analytics
3 4 (36.36%) ETL
3 4 (36.36%) ERP
3 4 (36.36%) Migration
4 3 (27.27%) Workflow
4 3 (27.27%) Data Entry
4 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
5 1 (9.09%) Supply Chain Management
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) R
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Hyperion
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle
3 3 (27.27%) Pegasus