Period
to 18 April 2019

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 18 April 2019 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
18 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 809 829 781
Rank change year-on-year +20 -48 +5
Contract jobs citing Essbase 40 69 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.042% 0.068% 0.088%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.19% 0.31% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 47 43
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £198 £366 £393
90th Percentile £588 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £405 £488
% change year-on-year +29.63% -16.92% -11.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
UK median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London 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 with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 21,260 22,613 20,849
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.18% 22.37% 22.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,590 15,683 13,963
UK median daily rate £475 £470 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.06% +7.43% +2.94%
10th Percentile £325 £310 £290
90th Percentile £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £390
% change year-on-year +3.03% +5.77% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 256 243 263
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £34.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.45% +25.45% +5.77%
10th Percentile £14.35 £14.55 £9.27
90th Percentile £57.50 £54.75 £49.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -6.67% +50.00% +2.04%

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 18 April 2019.

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 9 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 18 April 2019. 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 +8 39 £495 +7.14% 3
London +23 24 £475 - 1
UK excluding London -30 15 £525 +29.63% 3
East of England +22 7 £525 -
North of England +10 4 £563 +25.00% 1
North West +8 4 £563 +25.00% 1
South East +5 3 £575 +17.95% 1
East Midlands +25 1 £375 -
Midlands -5 1 £375 -16.67%

For the 6 months to 18 April 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Essbase also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for Essbase.

1 32 (80.00%) Hyperion
2 27 (67.50%) Finance
3 21 (52.50%) Oracle
4 14 (35.00%) HFM
4 14 (35.00%) Hyperion Planning
5 13 (32.50%) Migration
6 10 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
8 8 (20.00%) SaaS
8 8 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (17.50%) Analytics
10 6 (15.00%) Management Information System
10 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Excel
10 6 (15.00%) Oracle Smart View
11 5 (12.50%) SDLC
11 5 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (12.50%) ETL
11 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
11 5 (12.50%) Quality Management
11 5 (12.50%) Degree
11 5 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (12.50%) Computer Science
12 4 (10.00%) Oracle General Ledger
12 4 (10.00%) Trend Analysis
12 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
12 4 (10.00%) Data Modelling
12 4 (10.00%) Windows
12 4 (10.00%) ERP

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 2 (5.00%) Confluence
2 1 (2.50%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.50%) dynaSight
2 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.50%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (5.00%) AutoCAD
4 1 (2.50%) Acrobat
4 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.50%) Photoshop
4 1 (2.50%) SketchUp
4 1 (2.50%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 14 (35.00%) HFM
1 14 (35.00%) Hyperion Planning
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.00%) SaaS
2 1 (2.50%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 6 (15.00%) Oracle Smart View
3 4 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (7.50%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (5.00%) Power BI
5 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.50%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.50%) Big Data
6 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) JIRA
2 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.00%) Subversion
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 27 (67.50%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.50%) General Ledger
4 2 (5.00%) Banking
4 2 (5.00%) Marketing
4 2 (5.00%) Retail
5 1 (2.50%) Advertising
5 1 (2.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) Developer
2 7 (17.50%) Hyperion Developer
2 7 (17.50%) Project Manager
3 6 (15.00%) Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Consultant
5 4 (10.00%) Hyperion Consultant
5 4 (10.00%) Hyperion Planning Developer
5 4 (10.00%) OBIEE Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Oracle Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Programme Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Service Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Technical Leader
7 1 (2.50%) Administrator
7 1 (2.50%) Financial Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) HFM Consultant
7 1 (2.50%) Hyperion Administrator
7 1 (2.50%) Hyperion Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Technical Manager
7 1 (2.50%) UAT Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) MDX
1 3 (7.50%) Middleware
1 3 (7.50%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.00%) EPoS
3 2 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.50%) Apple TV
4 1 (2.50%) iPad
4 1 (2.50%) iPhone
4 1 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Unix
3 1 (2.50%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) Migration
2 10 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (17.50%) Analytics
5 5 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 5 (12.50%) ETL
5 5 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (12.50%) Quality Management
5 5 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (12.50%) SDLC
6 4 (10.00%) Data Modelling
6 4 (10.00%) ERP
6 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (10.00%) Trend Analysis
7 3 (7.50%) Business Development
7 3 (7.50%) ITIL
7 3 (7.50%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (7.50%) Planning and Forecasting
7 3 (7.50%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (2.50%) ACCA
4 1 (2.50%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (5.00%) IFRS
2 2 (5.00%) SLA
3 1 (2.50%) GAAP
3 1 (2.50%) QA
3 1 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Jamf Pro
1 1 (2.50%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (2.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (80.00%) Hyperion
2 21 (52.50%) Oracle
3 3 (7.50%) Tableau
4 2 (5.00%) CA
4 2 (5.00%) CODA
5 1 (2.50%) Adobe
5 1 (2.50%) HP
5 1 (2.50%) Informatica
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.50%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (2.50%) SAP
5 1 (2.50%) Symantec
5 1 (2.50%) Talend
5 1 (2.50%) Teradata
5 1 (2.50%) Vectorworks