Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Essbase skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Essbase over the 6 months to 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Oracle Essbase (formerly Hyperion Essbase)
UK > England
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 790 742 754
Rank change year-on-year -48 +12 0
Contract jobs citing Essbase 47 89 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.051% 0.099% 0.086%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.23% 0.44% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 54 51
England median daily rate £444 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.58% -5.00% +8.11%
10th Percentile £355 £413 £373
90th Percentile £588 £661 £625
UK median daily rate £425 £475 £500
% change year-on-year -10.53% -5.00% +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Essbase is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 20,089 20,282 22,965
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 21.94% 22.55% 23.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,140 13,662 15,430
England median daily rate £470 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.30% +1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £295 £275
90th Percentile £631 £613 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 224 268 398
England median hourly rate £31.23 £27.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.56% -8.33% +4.57%
10th Percentile £15.20 £9.25 £11.68
90th Percentile £58.19 £47.00 £52.88
UK median hourly rate £30.75 £28.18 £30.00
% change year-on-year +9.12% -6.07% +4.57%

Essbase
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Essbase as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Essbase in England

Essbase
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Essbase in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Essbase in England

Essbase
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Essbase in England over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Essbase in England

Essbase
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Essbase in England

Essbase
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Essbase within the England region over the 6 months to 20 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -52 22 £425 -10.53% 8
North of England +36 11 £430 -14.00% 3
South East -32 8 £575 +27.78% 1
North West +3 7 £450 -10.00% 2
Yorkshire - 4 £325 - 1
West Midlands +23 3 £450 -
Midlands +7 3 £450 -
East of England -15 1 - -
Essbase
UK

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 across the England region with a requirement for Essbase.

1 37 (78.72%) Oracle
2 33 (70.21%) Finance
3 32 (68.09%) Hyperion
4 25 (53.19%) Hyperion Planning
5 15 (31.91%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (29.79%) Oracle Reports
6 14 (29.79%) Oracle BI EE
7 13 (27.66%) Oracle ODI
8 12 (25.53%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (21.28%) Project Management
9 10 (21.28%) Planning and Forecasting
10 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (19.15%) HFM
11 8 (17.02%) SQL
11 8 (17.02%) Oracle Smart View
11 8 (17.02%) Business Analysis
12 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Excel
13 6 (12.77%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (12.77%) ETL
13 6 (12.77%) OLAP
13 6 (12.77%) Budgeting and Forecasting
13 6 (12.77%) PMO
14 5 (10.64%) Oracle Forms
14 5 (10.64%) Banking
14 5 (10.64%) Data Management
14 5 (10.64%) Security Management
14 5 (10.64%) Oracle OLAP
14 5 (10.64%) Release Management
14 5 (10.64%) Unit Testing
14 5 (10.64%) Master Data Management

Essbase
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 2 (4.26%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 25 (53.19%) Hyperion Planning
2 9 (19.15%) HFM
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (6.38%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.79%) Oracle BI EE
1 14 (29.79%) Oracle Reports
2 13 (27.66%) Oracle ODI
3 8 (17.02%) Oracle Smart View
4 6 (12.77%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (12.77%) OLAP
5 5 (10.64%) Oracle OLAP
6 4 (8.51%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (8.51%) QlikView
7 2 (4.26%) Big Data
7 2 (4.26%) Data Mart
7 2 (4.26%) Hadoop
8 1 (2.13%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
8 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (4.26%) JIRA
General
1 33 (70.21%) Finance
2 5 (10.64%) Banking
3 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.38%) Legal
4 3 (6.38%) Retail
5 2 (4.26%) General Ledger
5 2 (4.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (31.91%) Analyst
1 15 (31.91%) Business Analyst
2 12 (25.53%) Consultant
3 7 (14.89%) Developer
4 6 (12.77%) Oracle Consultant
5 5 (10.64%) Hyperion Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Essbase Consultant
6 4 (8.51%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Senior Business Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 3 (6.38%) Finance Business Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Financial Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Hyperion Project Manager
7 3 (6.38%) Oracle BI Consultant
7 3 (6.38%) PMO Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Presales Consultant
7 3 (6.38%) Project Manager
8 2 (4.26%) Hyperion Architect
8 2 (4.26%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.26%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.91%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (21.28%) Planning and Forecasting
2 10 (21.28%) Project Management
3 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (17.02%) Business Analysis
5 6 (12.77%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 6 (12.77%) ETL
6 5 (10.64%) Data Management
6 5 (10.64%) Master Data Management
6 5 (10.64%) Release Management
6 5 (10.64%) Security Management
6 5 (10.64%) Unit Testing
7 4 (8.51%) DRM
7 4 (8.51%) Migration
7 4 (8.51%) Performance Metrics
7 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.38%) Analytical Thinking
8 3 (6.38%) Data Entry
8 3 (6.38%) Presales
8 3 (6.38%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.02%) SQL
2 4 (8.51%) VBA
3 3 (6.38%) C
4 2 (4.26%) Python
5 1 (2.13%) VB
5 1 (2.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) IIBA
1 3 (6.38%) ISEB
1 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared
1 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) OCP
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) PMO
2 2 (4.26%) SLA
Vendors
1 37 (78.72%) Oracle
2 32 (68.09%) Hyperion
3 4 (8.51%) MicroStrategy
3 4 (8.51%) Tableau
3 4 (8.51%) Vertica
4 3 (6.38%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (4.26%) Netezza
5 2 (4.26%) PeopleSoft