Period
to 21 July 2017

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 6 months to 21 July 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
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 780 779 760
Rank change year-on-year -1 -19 +12
Contract jobs citing Essbase 62 122 111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.065% 0.11% 0.098%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.29% 0.50% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 59 89
UK median daily rate £474 £475 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.21% -13.64% +29.41%
10th Percentile £375 £303 £333
90th Percentile £565 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £475 £525
% change year-on-year +2.63% -9.52% +40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
UK median hourly rate £32.00 £32.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £32.00 -
% change year-on-year +32.03% - -

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 21537 24280 26010
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 22.46% 22.07% 23.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 14312 16260 16812
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £300 £280 £263
90th Percentile £619 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 269 380 352
UK median hourly rate £31.00 £28.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.77% +14.00% -13.04%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.48 £13.75
90th Percentile £52.50 £51.00 £53.59
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.25 £30.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +5.74% +22.00% -13.42%

Essbase
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 21 July 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Essbase over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Essbase in the UK

Essbase
Top 12 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 6 months to 21 July 2017. 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
England -3 59 £462 -2.74% 5
UK excluding London +24 35 £488 +2.63% 4
London -11 23 £425 -12.82% 2
South East +29 16 £450 -
North of England +60 10 £550 +7.32% 3
North West +29 9 £550 +7.32% 3
Midlands +19 6 £493 -10.36%
East Midlands -17 4 £550 -
West Midlands +32 2 £436 +16.27%
South West +4 2 £488 -18.75%
Yorkshire +26 1 - -
East of England -30 1 - -

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 49 (79.03%) Hyperion
2 47 (75.81%) Oracle
3 45 (72.58%) Finance
4 23 (37.10%) Hyperion Planning
5 18 (29.03%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (27.42%) Oracle ODI
7 16 (25.81%) Oracle BI EE
8 14 (22.58%) SQL
8 14 (22.58%) HFM
9 13 (20.97%) Data Warehouse
10 12 (19.35%) Oracle Reports
11 11 (17.74%) SAP
11 11 (17.74%) ETL
11 11 (17.74%) Oracle Smart View
12 9 (14.52%) Analytics
12 9 (14.52%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (12.90%) Budgeting and Forecasting
14 7 (11.29%) DRM
15 6 (9.68%) ACCA
15 6 (9.68%) Oracle EBS
15 6 (9.68%) Informatica
15 6 (9.68%) OLAP
15 6 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
15 6 (9.68%) Business Analysis
15 6 (9.68%) Time Management
15 6 (9.68%) Data Integration
15 6 (9.68%) Performance Tuning
15 6 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
15 6 (9.68%) Data Structures
16 5 (8.06%) Oracle OLAP

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:

Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 23 (37.10%) Hyperion Planning
2 14 (22.58%) HFM
3 6 (9.68%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (4.84%) SAP CO
4 3 (4.84%) SAP FI
4 3 (4.84%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (3.23%) Data Workbench
5 2 (3.23%) SAP BPC
6 1 (1.61%) Hyperion Enterprise
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.23%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (27.42%) Oracle ODI
2 16 (25.81%) Oracle BI EE
3 13 (20.97%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (19.35%) Oracle Reports
5 11 (17.74%) Oracle Smart View
6 6 (9.68%) OLAP
7 5 (8.06%) Oracle OLAP
7 5 (8.06%) QlikView
8 4 (6.45%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (6.45%) Data Mart
8 4 (6.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database
8 4 (6.45%) SQL Server
8 4 (6.45%) Star Schema
9 3 (4.84%) Endeca
9 3 (4.84%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (4.84%) Oracle Exadata
9 3 (4.84%) SAP BW
10 2 (3.23%) Big Data
10 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) ERwin
1 2 (3.23%) Oracle APEX
1 2 (3.23%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.61%) Subversion
2 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 45 (72.58%) Finance
2 5 (8.06%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.45%) Banking
4 3 (4.84%) Local Government
4 3 (4.84%) Retail
5 2 (3.23%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.61%) Legal
6 1 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (37.10%) Consultant
2 17 (27.42%) Analyst
3 13 (20.97%) Hyperion Consultant
4 11 (17.74%) Hyperion Planning Consultant
5 8 (12.90%) Business Analyst
5 8 (12.90%) Developer
5 8 (12.90%) Essbase Consultant
5 8 (12.90%) Hyperion Essbase Consultant
6 6 (9.68%) Hyperion Analyst
6 6 (9.68%) OBIEE Consultant
7 5 (8.06%) Administrator
7 5 (8.06%) Essbase Administrator
7 5 (8.06%) Oracle Consultant
8 4 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) Finance Business Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) Financial Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) Hyperion Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Technical Consultant
9 3 (4.84%) Hyperion Administrator
9 3 (4.84%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.45%) MDX
2 3 (4.84%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (1.61%) Flash
3 1 (1.61%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (9.68%) Data Structures
2 3 (4.84%) Oracle Exalytics
3 1 (1.61%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.61%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.61%) FMCG
3 1 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.61%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.61%) Replication
3 1 (1.61%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.61%) Linux
1 1 (1.61%) Unix
1 1 (1.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.03%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (17.74%) ETL
3 9 (14.52%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (14.52%) Analytics
4 8 (12.90%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 7 (11.29%) DRM
6 6 (9.68%) Business Analysis
6 6 (9.68%) Data Integration
6 6 (9.68%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (9.68%) Time Management
7 5 (8.06%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (6.45%) Data Management
8 4 (6.45%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (6.45%) Validation
8 4 (6.45%) Visualisation
9 3 (4.84%) BPR
9 3 (4.84%) Data Analysis
9 3 (4.84%) ERP
9 3 (4.84%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.58%) SQL
2 5 (8.06%) PL/SQL
3 3 (4.84%) VB
4 2 (3.23%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.23%) VBA
5 1 (1.61%) COBOL
5 1 (1.61%) Python
5 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (9.68%) ACCA
2 5 (8.06%) CIMA
3 4 (6.45%) Degree
3 4 (6.45%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.84%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.23%) MBA
6 1 (1.61%) AAT
6 1 (1.61%) OCP
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.61%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 49 (79.03%) Hyperion
2 47 (75.81%) Oracle
3 11 (17.74%) SAP
4 6 (9.68%) Informatica
5 4 (6.45%) Anaplan
5 4 (6.45%) Tableau
6 3 (4.84%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (3.23%) Adobe
7 2 (3.23%) Google
7 2 (3.23%) Netezza
7 2 (3.23%) Talend
7 2 (3.23%) Vertica
8 1 (1.61%) Brio
8 1 (1.61%) Cognos
8 1 (1.61%) IBM
8 1 (1.61%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.61%) Tagetik
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