Period
to 11 December 2018

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 11 December 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
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 850 840 772
Rank change year-on-year -10 -68 +53
Contract jobs citing Essbase 59 55 118
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.056% 0.053% 0.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.25% 0.24% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 46 62
UK median daily rate £481 £425 £481
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.24% -11.69% -3.75%
10th Percentile £368 £373 £340
90th Percentile £538 £588 £654
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
UK median hourly rate - - £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £32.00

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 23,813 22,696 23,205
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.60% 21.98% 22.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 16,575 15,592 15,339
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £313 £310 £286
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 253 267 355
UK median hourly rate £32.50 £31.15 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.33% +11.25% -0.22%
10th Percentile £13.75 £14.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £57.50 £58.75 £51.84
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year -5.71% +25.00% -3.45%

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 11 December 2018.

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 11 December 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
England -3 57 £481 +11.92% 8
London +23 29 £500 +18.69% 4
UK excluding London -18 28 £475 +5.56% 4
South East -5 13 £450 -21.74%
East of England +14 10 £500 - 3
North of England -20 4 £325 -22.16% 1
North West -25 4 £325 -27.78% 1
East Midlands +6 1 £375 -42.31%
Midlands -13 1 £375 -16.67%

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, 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 53 (89.83%) Oracle
2 49 (83.05%) Hyperion
3 36 (61.02%) Finance
4 28 (47.46%) Oracle BI EE
5 25 (42.37%) Hyperion Planning
5 25 (42.37%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (37.29%) Oracle ODI
7 20 (33.90%) Oracle EBS
8 18 (30.51%) Business Intelligence
8 18 (30.51%) Oracle Smart View
9 17 (28.81%) Oracle Reports
9 17 (28.81%) Oracle General Ledger
10 15 (25.42%) JIRA
10 15 (25.42%) Oracle Database
11 14 (23.73%) General Ledger
11 14 (23.73%) Migration
12 13 (22.03%) Analytics
12 13 (22.03%) Planning and Forecasting
13 12 (20.34%) HFM
13 12 (20.34%) Data Migration
14 11 (18.64%) CISM
14 11 (18.64%) Data Warehouse
14 11 (18.64%) CISSP
14 11 (18.64%) Penetration Testing
14 11 (18.64%) Database Security
14 11 (18.64%) Cybersecurity
14 11 (18.64%) Oracle EBS R12
14 11 (18.64%) Visualisation
14 11 (18.64%) Security Architecture
14 11 (18.64%) Oracle FAH

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 (1.69%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (11.86%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.69%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 25 (42.37%) Hyperion Planning
2 20 (33.90%) Oracle EBS
3 17 (28.81%) Oracle General Ledger
4 12 (20.34%) HFM
5 11 (18.64%) Oracle EBS R12
5 11 (18.64%) Oracle FAH
6 7 (11.86%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (47.46%) Oracle BI EE
2 22 (37.29%) Oracle ODI
3 18 (30.51%) Oracle Smart View
4 17 (28.81%) Oracle Reports
5 15 (25.42%) Oracle Database
6 11 (18.64%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (6.78%) Endeca
7 4 (6.78%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 4 (6.78%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (6.78%) Oracle Exadata
7 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
7 4 (6.78%) Star Schema
8 3 (5.08%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (5.08%) MS Access
9 2 (3.39%) Data Lake
9 2 (3.39%) Oracle Discoverer
9 2 (3.39%) Power BI
10 1 (1.69%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
10 1 (1.69%) IBM InfoSphere
10 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 15 (25.42%) JIRA
2 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.69%) Subversion
General
1 36 (61.02%) Finance
2 14 (23.73%) General Ledger
3 2 (3.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (50.85%) Developer
2 19 (32.20%) Consultant
3 16 (27.12%) Hyperion Developer
4 12 (20.34%) Oracle Consultant
5 10 (16.95%) Hyperion Planning Developer
5 10 (16.95%) Security Consultant
6 9 (15.25%) Oracle Security Consultant
7 7 (11.86%) Analyst
7 7 (11.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 7 (11.86%) OBIEE Consultant
7 7 (11.86%) OBIEE Developer
7 7 (11.86%) Oracle Developer
8 4 (6.78%) Integration Developer
8 4 (6.78%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (5.08%) Architect
9 3 (5.08%) CISSP Consultant
9 3 (5.08%) Data Analyst
9 3 (5.08%) OBIEE Architect
9 3 (5.08%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
9 3 (5.08%) Senior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.78%) Oracle Fusion
1 4 (6.78%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (3.39%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.47%) Public Cloud
3 4 (6.78%) Oracle Exalytics
4 2 (3.39%) FMCG
4 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.69%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.69%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.69%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (42.37%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (30.51%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (23.73%) Migration
4 13 (22.03%) Analytics
4 13 (22.03%) Planning and Forecasting
5 12 (20.34%) Data Migration
6 11 (18.64%) Cybersecurity
6 11 (18.64%) Database Security
6 11 (18.64%) Penetration Testing
6 11 (18.64%) Security Architecture
6 11 (18.64%) Visualisation
7 7 (11.86%) Dashboard Development
7 7 (11.86%) ERP
7 7 (11.86%) Risk Management
7 7 (11.86%) SABSA
7 7 (11.86%) SDLC
7 7 (11.86%) Waterfall
8 6 (10.17%) RAD
8 6 (10.17%) Scrum
8 6 (10.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.78%) SQL
2 2 (3.39%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (18.64%) CISM
1 11 (18.64%) CISSP
2 4 (6.78%) SC Cleared
2 4 (6.78%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) ACCA
3 1 (1.69%) CIMA
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 53 (89.83%) Oracle
2 49 (83.05%) Hyperion
3 8 (13.56%) MicroStrategy
4 5 (8.47%) Tableau
5 4 (6.78%) Informatica
5 4 (6.78%) Teradata
6 3 (5.08%) Google
7 1 (1.69%) IBM
7 1 (1.69%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.69%) SAP