The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Essbase skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Essbase over the 3 months to 24 April 2017 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
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 554 596 604
Rank change year-on-year +42 +8  
Contract jobs citing Essbase 41 61 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.089% 0.11% 0.077%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.39% 0.50% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 32 36
Median daily rate £475 £513 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.31% -6.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £378 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £624 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £504 £500 £400
% change year-on-year +0.75% +25.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Essbase is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 10533 12231 12917
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 22.75% 21.88% 22.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 7056 8244 8337
Median daily rate £435 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 168 173
Median hourly rate £29.50 £27.50 £32.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.27% -14.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.28 £49.95 £46.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.45% -15.38%  

Essbase
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Essbase as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for Essbase in the UK

Essbase
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Essbase in the UK

Essbase
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Essbase over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Essbase in the UK

Essbase
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Essbase in the UK

Essbase
Top 25 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 24 April 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 +37 38 £475 -7.41% 10
London +14 15 £474 -9.71% 6
South East +29 13 £450 - 4
Berkshire +27 7 £450 -14.28%
Surrey - 5 £500 -
Bracknell - 5 - -
North West +35 4 £550 +37.50%
Cheshire - 4 £550 -
Bristol +5 2 £488 -
South West +2 2 £488 -
East Midlands -17 2 £550 -
Macclesfield - 2 £550 -
Slough - 2 £450 -
Hampshire +12 1 - - 4
City of London +6 1 £425 - 2
Northamptonshire -3 1 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Derbyshire - 1 £550 -
Alderley Edge - 1 - -
Banstead - 1 - -
Southampton - 1 - -
Tadworth - 1 - -
Derby - 1 £550 -
Hounslow - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 65 (86.67%) Hyperion
2 50 (66.67%) Finance
3 49 (65.33%) Oracle
4 27 (36.00%) Hyperion Planning
5 26 (34.67%) Oracle BI EE
6 20 (26.67%) Oracle Reports
7 16 (21.33%) Oracle ODI
7 16 (21.33%) HFM
8 13 (17.33%) ETL
8 13 (17.33%) MDX
9 11 (14.67%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (14.67%) SQL
10 10 (13.33%) DRM
10 10 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
10 10 (13.33%) Oracle Smart View
11 9 (12.00%) Analytics
11 9 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (12.00%) SAP
12 8 (10.67%) Performance Monitoring
12 8 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (9.33%) Budgeting and Forecasting
13 7 (9.33%) Project Management
13 7 (9.33%) Validation
13 7 (9.33%) Stakeholder Management
14 6 (8.00%) Data Modelling
14 6 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (8.00%) Performance Management
14 6 (8.00%) Data Integration
14 6 (8.00%) Visualisation
15 5 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008

Essbase
Co-occurring 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 (1.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 27 (36.00%) Hyperion Planning
2 16 (21.33%) HFM
3 5 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (4.00%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (2.67%) Data Workbench
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (1.33%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 1 (1.33%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.67%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.33%) Internet
1 1 (1.33%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (34.67%) Oracle BI EE
2 20 (26.67%) Oracle Reports
3 16 (21.33%) Oracle ODI
4 10 (13.33%) Oracle Smart View
5 6 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (6.67%) Data Mart
6 5 (6.67%) OLAP
6 5 (6.67%) Oracle OLAP
6 5 (6.67%) SQL Server
6 5 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (5.33%) Amazon Redshift
7 4 (5.33%) Relational Database
8 3 (4.00%) Star Schema
9 2 (2.67%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (2.67%) Data Mining
9 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (1.33%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (5.33%) ERwin
1 4 (5.33%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.33%) Subversion
2 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 50 (66.67%) Finance
2 5 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.33%) Banking
4 2 (2.67%) Legal
4 2 (2.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.67%) Retail
5 1 (1.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (34.67%) Developer
2 17 (22.67%) Consultant
2 17 (22.67%) OBIEE Developer
3 14 (18.67%) Analyst
4 10 (13.33%) Hyperion Consultant
5 9 (12.00%) Hyperion Developer
5 9 (12.00%) Hyperion Planning Consultant
6 8 (10.67%) Business Analyst
7 7 (9.33%) Hyperion Analyst
8 6 (8.00%) Administrator
8 6 (8.00%) Essbase Consultant
8 6 (8.00%) Financial Analyst
8 6 (8.00%) Hyperion Essbase Consultant
9 5 (6.67%) Essbase Administrator
10 4 (5.33%) Architect
10 4 (5.33%) Essbase Developer
10 4 (5.33%) Finance Business Analyst
10 4 (5.33%) Hyperion Essbase Developer
10 4 (5.33%) OBIEE Consultant
11 3 (4.00%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.33%) MDX
2 1 (1.33%) Middleware
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.00%) Data Structures
2 3 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.33%) Linux
1 1 (1.33%) Unix
1 1 (1.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.33%) ETL
2 11 (14.67%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (13.33%) DRM
3 10 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (12.00%) Analytics
5 8 (10.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 7 (9.33%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 7 (9.33%) Project Management
6 7 (9.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (9.33%) Validation
7 6 (8.00%) Data Integration
7 6 (8.00%) Data Modelling
7 6 (8.00%) Performance Management
7 6 (8.00%) Visualisation
8 5 (6.67%) Information Management
9 4 (5.33%) ERP
9 4 (5.33%) Planning and Forecasting
9 4 (5.33%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (4.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.67%) SQL
2 4 (5.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (2.67%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.67%) VB
4 1 (1.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (6.67%) ACCA
2 4 (5.33%) CIMA
2 4 (5.33%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.67%) Degree
3 2 (2.67%) MBA
4 1 (1.33%) AAT
4 1 (1.33%) OCP
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.33%) GAAP
2 1 (1.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 65 (86.67%) Hyperion
2 49 (65.33%) Oracle
3 9 (12.00%) SAP
4 4 (5.33%) Talend
5 3 (4.00%) Anaplan
5 3 (4.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.00%) Tableau
6 2 (2.67%) Adobe
6 2 (2.67%) Google
6 2 (2.67%) Informatica
7 1 (1.33%) Brio
7 1 (1.33%) Cognos
7 1 (1.33%) HP
7 1 (1.33%) IBM
7 1 (1.33%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.33%) Siebel
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