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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HFM over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Hyperion Financial Management (HFM)
London / City of London
Rank 145 149 181
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +32
Contract jobs citing HFM 2 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.068% 0.066% 0.100%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.94% 0.87% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Median daily rate - £481 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £519
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 -

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
212 229 443
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 7.23% 7.56% 8.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 153 321
Median daily rate £425 £475 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £638 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £25.00 £45.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -45.05%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £42.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-31.17% +142.85%

HFM
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing HFM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing HFM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for HFM.

1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Hyperion
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (33.33%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (33.33%) Essbase
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Tableau
2 1 (33.33%) IFRS

HFM
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Hyperion Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (33.33%) PeopleSoft Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) HFM Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Hyperion Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Hyperion Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
1 1 (33.33%) UAT Manager
1 1 (33.33%) UAT Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Lean Six Sigma
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) IFRS
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Hyperion
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (33.33%) Tableau