Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 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
19 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 797 845 818
Rank change year-on-year +48 -27 -2
Contract jobs citing Essbase 43 58 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.048% 0.057% 0.061%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.22% 0.25% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 33 27
UK median daily rate £525 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £404 £388 £375
90th Percentile £644 £543 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £517 £488 £525
% change year-on-year +6.00% -7.14% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
UK median hourly rate - - £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £42.25

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 19,784 23,315 21,789
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.95% 22.81% 22.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,528 16,275 14,513
UK median daily rate £475 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 236 252
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £28.75 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.74% -7.26% +8.77%
10th Percentile £14.32 £13.25 £11.35
90th Percentile £60.00 £53.13 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £28.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year +21.74% -8.73% +8.57%

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 19 August 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 19 August 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 +43 42 £525 +10.53% 6
UK excluding London +31 24 £517 +6.00% 2
London +28 19 £525 +11.11% 4
South East +36 12 £625 +25.00%
North of England +32 5 £509 -
North West +17 5 £509 -
East of England +16 4 £450 -10.00%
South West - 2 £450 - 1
Scotland +49 1 - -

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 37 (86.05%) Oracle
2 30 (69.77%) Finance
3 23 (53.49%) Hyperion
4 16 (37.21%) Oracle EBS
5 14 (32.56%) Oracle Smart View
6 12 (27.91%) Hyperion Planning
7 11 (25.58%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (23.26%) ERP
9 9 (20.93%) DRM
9 9 (20.93%) Oracle ODI
10 8 (18.60%) Budgeting and Forecasting
10 8 (18.60%) Migration
11 7 (16.28%) Oracle ERP
11 7 (16.28%) HFM
11 7 (16.28%) Oracle General Ledger
11 7 (16.28%) Record to Report
12 6 (13.95%) Management Information System
12 6 (13.95%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
13 5 (11.63%) ETL
13 5 (11.63%) QA
13 5 (11.63%) SaaS
13 5 (11.63%) Self-Motivation
13 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
14 4 (9.30%) Root Cause Analysis
14 4 (9.30%) Data Quality
14 4 (9.30%) Analytics
14 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
14 4 (9.30%) Local Government
14 4 (9.30%) Trend Analysis

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 3 (6.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (4.65%) SAS
2 2 (4.65%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (9.30%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.65%) Acrobat
2 2 (4.65%) SPSS
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (37.21%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (27.91%) Hyperion Planning
3 7 (16.28%) HFM
3 7 (16.28%) Oracle ERP
3 7 (16.28%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (9.30%) Primavera
5 1 (2.33%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (2.33%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (2.33%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) SaaS
2 3 (6.98%) Power Platform
3 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (32.56%) Oracle Smart View
2 9 (20.93%) Oracle ODI
3 6 (13.95%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
5 4 (9.30%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (6.98%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (6.98%) Power BI
6 3 (6.98%) SAP BW
7 2 (4.65%) BODI
7 2 (4.65%) DataStage
7 2 (4.65%) DB2
7 2 (4.65%) Informix
7 2 (4.65%) Ingres
7 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
7 2 (4.65%) Oracle OWB
7 2 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (4.65%) Qlik Sense
7 2 (4.65%) SAS Visual Analytics
7 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) ERwin
2 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.33%) JIRA
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.33%) Subversion
General
1 30 (69.77%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Local Government
2 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.65%) Advertising
3 2 (4.65%) General Ledger
3 2 (4.65%) Marketing
3 2 (4.65%) Public Sector
4 1 (2.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Analyst
2 14 (32.56%) Business Analyst
3 10 (23.26%) Financial Analyst
4 9 (20.93%) Architect
4 9 (20.93%) Finance Business Analyst
4 9 (20.93%) Oracle Analyst
4 9 (20.93%) Oracle Business Analyst
5 8 (18.60%) Consultant
6 7 (16.28%) Developer
6 7 (16.28%) ERP Analyst
6 7 (16.28%) ERP Business Analyst
6 7 (16.28%) Hyperion Consultant
7 6 (13.95%) Hyperion Analyst
7 6 (13.95%) Hyperion Architect
8 5 (11.63%) Business Architect
8 5 (11.63%) Report Analyst
9 4 (9.30%) E-Business Analyst
10 3 (6.98%) Administrator
10 3 (6.98%) DBA
10 3 (6.98%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) Middleware
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (2.33%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Management Information System
2 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.63%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (4.65%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (23.26%) ERP
3 9 (20.93%) DRM
4 8 (18.60%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 8 (18.60%) Migration
5 7 (16.28%) Record to Report
6 5 (11.63%) ETL
7 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (9.30%) Analytics
7 4 (9.30%) Quality Management
7 4 (9.30%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (9.30%) Trend Analysis
8 3 (6.98%) Capacity Management
8 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
8 3 (6.98%) Data Modelling
8 3 (6.98%) Dimensional Modelling
8 3 (6.98%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (6.98%) Project Delivery
8 3 (6.98%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.33%) Groovy
1 1 (2.33%) R
1 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) SC Cleared
1 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.98%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (6.98%) Degree
3 2 (4.65%) CIMA
3 2 (4.65%) HNC
4 1 (2.33%) ACCA
4 1 (2.33%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) QA
2 4 (9.30%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.33%) IFRS
Vendors
1 37 (86.05%) Oracle
2 23 (53.49%) Hyperion
3 3 (6.98%) Cognos
3 3 (6.98%) Informatica
3 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.98%) SAP
4 2 (4.65%) Cloudera
4 2 (4.65%) Hortonworks
4 2 (4.65%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (4.65%) Netezza
4 2 (4.65%) Sybase
4 2 (4.65%) Tableau
4 2 (4.65%) Talend
4 2 (4.65%) Teradata
5 1 (2.33%) Adaptive Insights
5 1 (2.33%) Anaplan
5 1 (2.33%) Ariba
5 1 (2.33%) AVEVA
5 1 (2.33%) OpenText
5 1 (2.33%) Tagetik