Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 822 826 794
Rank change year-on-year +4 -32 -15
Contract jobs citing Essbase 69 39 111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.067% 0.039% 0.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.30% 0.18% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 23 58
UK median daily rate £475 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11% -17.62%
10th Percentile £344 £371 £313
90th Percentile £538 £573 £633
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £418 £450
% change year-on-year +13.64% -7.11% -14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
UK median hourly rate - £42.25 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +32.03% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.25 £32.00
% change year-on-year - +32.03% -

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 23,253 22,064 23,997
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.54% 22.22% 22.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 16,219 14,864 15,983
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £308 £281
90th Percentile £638 £625 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 228 280 395
UK median hourly rate £32.00 £30.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +5.26% +1.56%
10th Percentile £12.46 £13.48 £10.70
90th Percentile £56.42 £53.88 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £32.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year +4.69% +12.28% -3.39%

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 17 October 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 10 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 17 October 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 +5 67 £475 +18.75% 6
London +16 38 £500 +21.21% 3
UK excluding London -6 29 £475 +13.64% 3
South East +2 13 £450 -20.00% 2
East of England +4 7 £500 -
North West -18 6 £325 -16.13% 1
North of England -28 6 £325 -16.13% 1
Midlands -26 3 £473 +8.37%
East Midlands -1 2 £473 -10.00%
West Midlands -19 1 - -

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 60 (86.96%) Hyperion
2 59 (85.51%) Oracle
3 43 (62.32%) Finance
4 28 (40.58%) Oracle BI EE
4 28 (40.58%) Hyperion Planning
4 28 (40.58%) Oracle ODI
5 23 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (31.88%) Oracle Smart View
7 21 (30.43%) Oracle EBS
8 20 (28.99%) Oracle Reports
8 20 (28.99%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (24.64%) Oracle General Ledger
10 16 (23.19%) HFM
11 14 (20.29%) General Ledger
11 14 (20.29%) Data Warehouse
11 14 (20.29%) Oracle Database
11 14 (20.29%) Planning and Forecasting
12 13 (18.84%) Migration
12 13 (18.84%) JIRA
13 12 (17.39%) Data Migration
13 12 (17.39%) SQL
14 11 (15.94%) Microsoft Excel
14 11 (15.94%) CISSP
14 11 (15.94%) Stakeholder Management
14 11 (15.94%) CISM
14 11 (15.94%) Oracle EBS R12
14 11 (15.94%) Visualisation
14 11 (15.94%) Security Architecture
14 11 (15.94%) Penetration Testing
14 11 (15.94%) 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:

Applications
1 11 (15.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (13.04%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 28 (40.58%) Hyperion Planning
2 21 (30.43%) Oracle EBS
3 17 (24.64%) Oracle General Ledger
4 16 (23.19%) HFM
5 11 (15.94%) Oracle EBS R12
5 11 (15.94%) Oracle FAH
6 7 (10.14%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (1.45%) Hyperion Enterprise
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (40.58%) Oracle BI EE
1 28 (40.58%) Oracle ODI
2 22 (31.88%) Oracle Smart View
3 20 (28.99%) Oracle Reports
4 14 (20.29%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (20.29%) Oracle Database
5 6 (8.70%) SQL Server
6 5 (7.25%) OLAP
6 5 (7.25%) Relational Database
7 4 (5.80%) Endeca
7 4 (5.80%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 4 (5.80%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (5.80%) Oracle Exadata
7 4 (5.80%) Star Schema
8 3 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (4.35%) MOLAP
8 3 (4.35%) MS Access
8 3 (4.35%) Oracle OLAP
9 2 (2.90%) Oracle Discoverer
9 2 (2.90%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 13 (18.84%) JIRA
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle Forms
General
1 43 (62.32%) Finance
2 14 (20.29%) General Ledger
3 2 (2.90%) Banking
3 2 (2.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (47.83%) Developer
2 22 (31.88%) Consultant
3 17 (24.64%) Hyperion Developer
4 12 (17.39%) Oracle Consultant
5 10 (14.49%) Hyperion Planning Developer
5 10 (14.49%) Security Consultant
6 9 (13.04%) Oracle Security Consultant
7 8 (11.59%) Oracle Developer
8 7 (10.14%) Analyst
8 7 (10.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 7 (10.14%) OBIEE Consultant
9 6 (8.70%) Architect
9 6 (8.70%) Integration Developer
10 5 (7.25%) OBIEE Developer
10 5 (7.25%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (5.80%) Hyperion Consultant
12 3 (4.35%) Business Analyst
12 3 (4.35%) Data Analyst
12 3 (4.35%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
12 3 (4.35%) Senior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.80%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (2.90%) CSS
2 2 (2.90%) HTML
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (2.90%) XML
3 1 (1.45%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.04%) Self-Motivation
2 7 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.25%) Public Cloud
4 4 (5.80%) Oracle Exalytics
5 2 (2.90%) FMCG
6 1 (1.45%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.45%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.45%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.45%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.35%) Unix
1 3 (4.35%) Windows
2 2 (2.90%) Windows Server
2 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (28.99%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (20.29%) Planning and Forecasting
4 13 (18.84%) Migration
5 12 (17.39%) Data Migration
6 11 (15.94%) Cybersecurity
6 11 (15.94%) Database Security
6 11 (15.94%) Penetration Testing
6 11 (15.94%) Security Architecture
6 11 (15.94%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (15.94%) Visualisation
7 10 (14.49%) Analytics
8 9 (13.04%) Risk Management
9 8 (11.59%) ERP
9 8 (11.59%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (10.14%) Dashboard Development
10 7 (10.14%) SABSA
11 6 (8.70%) RAD
11 6 (8.70%) SDLC
11 6 (8.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.39%) SQL
2 4 (5.80%) PL/SQL
2 4 (5.80%) Python
3 3 (4.35%) Jython
3 3 (4.35%) VBA
3 3 (4.35%) VBScript
4 2 (2.90%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (15.94%) CISM
1 11 (15.94%) CISSP
2 4 (5.80%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.80%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.90%) ACCA
3 2 (2.90%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.45%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.45%) IFRS
Vendors
1 60 (86.96%) Hyperion
2 59 (85.51%) Oracle
3 8 (11.59%) MicroStrategy
4 6 (8.70%) Informatica
5 4 (5.80%) SAP
5 4 (5.80%) Tableau
5 4 (5.80%) Teradata
6 3 (4.35%) Anaplan
6 3 (4.35%) Cognos
6 3 (4.35%) Google
7 2 (2.90%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.45%) IBM