The table below looks at the statistics for HFM skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HFM over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Hyperion Financial Management (HFM)
Rank 558 530 488
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -42
Contract jobs citing HFM 25 36 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.050% 0.073% 0.096%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.65% 0.84% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 9 26
Average daily rate
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£525 £425 £494
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.52% -13.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £370 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £688 £470 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £431 £525
% change year-on-year
-13.57% -17.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £62.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Business Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
3845 4262 3796
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.68% 8.64% 8.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 2285 2437 2037
Average daily rate £450 £425 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -4.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 52 76
Average hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% -7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.35 £15.45 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.50 £52.50 £59.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £36.25 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-37.92% -4.11%

HFM
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

HFM Jobs Demand Trend in England

HFM
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

HFM Daily Rate Trend in England

HFM
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HFM across the England region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

HFM Daily Rate Histogram in England

HFM
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HFM across the England region.

HFM Hourly Rate Trend in England

HFM
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HFM within the England region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -14 14 £373 +1.08% 3
London +9 11 £563 +32.35% 11
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HFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 58 (93.55%) Finance
2 47 (75.81%) Hyperion
3 17 (27.42%) Hyperion Smart View
4 16 (25.81%) Oracle
4 16 (25.81%) Migration
5 15 (24.19%) Data Migration
6 14 (22.58%) ETL
7 13 (20.97%) Essbase
8 12 (19.35%) Hyperion Enterprise
9 10 (16.13%) PeopleSoft
10 7 (11.29%) MS Office
10 7 (11.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (11.29%) Business Analysis
11 6 (9.68%) Banking
11 6 (9.68%) Project Management
12 5 (8.06%) SQL
12 5 (8.06%) MS Excel
12 5 (8.06%) General Ledger
12 5 (8.06%) Hyperion Planning
13 4 (6.45%) MS Visio
13 4 (6.45%) PeopleSoft Financials
13 4 (6.45%) Microsoft
13 4 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
14 3 (4.84%) DRM
14 3 (4.84%) Oracle General Ledger
14 3 (4.84%) Oracle BI EE
14 3 (4.84%) Data Integration
14 3 (4.84%) MS PowerPoint
14 3 (4.84%) Degree
14 3 (4.84%) Legal

HFM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.23%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.61%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (11.29%) MS Office
2 5 (8.06%) MS Excel
3 4 (6.45%) MS Visio
4 3 (4.84%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (19.35%) Hyperion Enterprise
2 5 (8.06%) Hyperion Planning
3 4 (6.45%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 3 (4.84%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (3.23%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (3.23%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (1.61%) IntelliMatch
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (1.61%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle FAH
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle iProcurement
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (27.42%) Hyperion Smart View
2 13 (20.97%) Essbase
3 3 (4.84%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.61%) DB2
5 1 (1.61%) OLAP
5 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.61%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle BI Publisher
General
1 58 (93.55%) Finance
2 6 (9.68%) Banking
3 5 (8.06%) General Ledger
4 3 (4.84%) Legal
5 1 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.61%) Back Office
5 1 (1.61%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (24.19%) Analyst
2 13 (20.97%) Consultant
3 12 (19.35%) Developer
4 9 (14.52%) Business Analyst
5 7 (11.29%) Migration Consultant
5 7 (11.29%) Report Developer
5 7 (11.29%) Data Consultant
5 7 (11.29%) Data Migration Consultant
6 6 (9.68%) HFM Consultant
6 6 (9.68%) Administrator
7 5 (8.06%) Financial Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) Hyperion Administrator
9 3 (4.84%) Project Manager
9 3 (4.84%) Hyperion Consultant
9 3 (4.84%) Report Analyst
10 2 (3.23%) Financial Business Analyst
10 2 (3.23%) Systems Developer
10 2 (3.23%) Systems Accountant
10 2 (3.23%) Hyperion Developer
10 2 (3.23%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.61%) XML
1 1 (1.61%) .NET
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.84%) Data Integration
1 3 (4.84%) User Experience
2 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.23%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.61%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.61%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.61%) UNIX
1 1 (1.61%) Windows
1 1 (1.61%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.81%) Migration
2 15 (24.19%) Data Migration
3 14 (22.58%) ETL
4 7 (11.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (11.29%) Business Analysis
5 6 (9.68%) Project Management
6 4 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (4.84%) DRM
7 3 (4.84%) Risk Management
7 3 (4.84%) Workflow
8 2 (3.23%) Validation
8 2 (3.23%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (3.23%) Asset Management
8 2 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (3.23%) Performance Management
8 2 (3.23%) Quality Management
8 2 (3.23%) Six Sigma
8 2 (3.23%) Configuration Management
8 2 (3.23%) PRINCE2
9 1 (1.61%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.06%) SQL
2 2 (3.23%) VB
2 2 (3.23%) VBA
2 2 (3.23%) Java
3 1 (1.61%) Perl
3 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.61%) C
3 1 (1.61%) C#
3 1 (1.61%) C++
3 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.61%) VBScript
3 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.61%) Jython
Qualifications
1 3 (4.84%) Degree
2 2 (3.23%) CIMA
2 2 (3.23%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.61%) SLA
2 1 (1.61%) GAAP
2 1 (1.61%) FINREP
Vendors
1 47 (75.81%) Hyperion
2 16 (25.81%) Oracle
3 10 (16.13%) PeopleSoft
4 4 (6.45%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.23%) SAP
6 1 (1.61%) Sybase
6 1 (1.61%) Cognos
6 1 (1.61%) Informatica
6 1 (1.61%) Teradata