The table below looks at the statistics for HFM skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HFM over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Hyperion Financial Management (HFM)
Rank 150 185 -
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -
Contract jobs citing HFM 2 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.064% 0.099% -
As % of the Business Applications category 0.84% 1.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Average daily rate £481 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £550 £550
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 - -
HFM
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Business Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
238 421 434
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 7.59% 8.36% 7.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 305 277
Average daily rate £480 £475 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.05% +2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £634 £650 £623
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £418
% change year-on-year
- +1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
Average hourly rate £25.00 £45.50 £29.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.05% +55.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.20 £45.50 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £45.50 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £17.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+122.85% -53.70%

HFM
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HFM across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

HFM Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

HFM
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HFM across the City of London region.

HFM Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

HFM
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HFM across the City of London region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

HFM Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

HFM
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing HFM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HFM.

1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Hyperion
3 4 (44.44%) Hyperion Smart View
4 3 (33.33%) Solvency II
4 3 (33.33%) Data Mapping
5 2 (22.22%) Hyperion Enterprise
5 2 (22.22%) VB
6 1 (11.11%) VBA
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle
6 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
6 1 (11.11%) ETL
6 1 (11.11%) CODA
6 1 (11.11%) CODA-Financials
6 1 (11.11%) ACCA
6 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (11.11%) JIRA
6 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
6 1 (11.11%) CIMA
6 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
6 1 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
6 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills

HFM
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing HFM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HFM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Hyperion Enterprise
2 1 (11.11%) CODA-Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Hyperion Smart View
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Change Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Change Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) HFM Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Hyperion Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Implementation Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Report Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Test Leader
4 1 (11.11%) UAT Lead
4 1 (11.11%) UAT Test Lead
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Data Mapping
2 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
2 1 (11.11%) ETL
2 1 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
2 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) VB
2 1 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ACCA
1 1 (11.11%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Hyperion
2 1 (11.11%) CODA
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle