The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category for the England region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Hyperion Financial Management (HFM)
Rank 516 513 514
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs citing HFM 37 36 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.075% 0.077% 0.11%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.82% 0.90% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 20 40
Average daily rate
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£500 £525 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £393 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £577
UK excluding London average daily rate £490 £519 £500
% change year-on-year
-5.54% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4530 4012 4614
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.18% 8.61% 8.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2435 2173 2387
Average daily rate £433 £431 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.39% -4.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £600 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 72 52
Average hourly rate £32.03 £18.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.82% -46.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £12.05 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.75 £44.99 £62.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £20.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+62.50% -30.43%
HFM
UK

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
London +6 28 £488 -7.14% 8
South East 0 7 £615 - 3
West Midlands -13 1 - -
East of England - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
Midlands - - - -
North West - - - -
HFM
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HFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 62 (89.86%) Hyperion
2 60 (86.96%) Finance
3 44 (63.77%) Oracle
4 18 (26.09%) Essbase
4 18 (26.09%) Oracle EBS
5 16 (23.19%) Oracle Reports
6 14 (20.29%) DRM
6 14 (20.29%) Hyperion Smart View
7 12 (17.39%) Windows
8 8 (11.59%) SC Cleared
8 8 (11.59%) Security Cleared
8 8 (11.59%) Asset Management
9 7 (10.14%) Billing
9 7 (10.14%) Data Integration
9 7 (10.14%) Hyperion Planning
9 7 (10.14%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (10.14%) ITIL
9 7 (10.14%) SQL Server
10 6 (8.70%) Project Management
10 6 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (7.25%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (7.25%) SAP
11 5 (7.25%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (5.80%) ActionScript
12 4 (5.80%) Oracle Financials
12 4 (5.80%) Quality Management
12 4 (5.80%) ETL
12 4 (5.80%) Data Quality
12 4 (5.80%) Workflow
12 4 (5.80%) Migration

HFM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 1 (1.45%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (1.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 18 (26.09%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (10.14%) Hyperion Planning
3 4 (5.80%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (4.35%) SAP CO
5 2 (2.90%) SAP FI
5 2 (2.90%) SAP MM
5 2 (2.90%) SAP SD
5 2 (2.90%) Hyperion Enterprise
5 2 (2.90%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (1.45%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (1.45%) SAP BPC
6 1 (1.45%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.09%) Essbase
2 16 (23.19%) Oracle Reports
3 14 (20.29%) Hyperion Smart View
4 7 (10.14%) SQL Server
5 3 (4.35%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.45%) QlikView
6 1 (1.45%) DataStage
6 1 (1.45%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.45%) Selenium
General
1 60 (86.96%) Finance
2 7 (10.14%) Billing
3 3 (4.35%) Legal
4 2 (2.90%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.45%) Publishing
5 1 (1.45%) Retail
5 1 (1.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 41 (59.42%) Consultant
2 39 (56.52%) Hyperion Consultant
3 28 (40.58%) HFM Consultant
4 12 (17.39%) Management Consultant
5 10 (14.49%) Analyst
6 5 (7.25%) Applications Support
6 5 (7.25%) Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.80%) Hyperion Planning Consultant
8 3 (4.35%) Oracle Consultant
8 3 (4.35%) Business Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) Test Analyst
9 2 (2.90%) Programme Manager
9 2 (2.90%) Oracle Financials Consultant
9 2 (2.90%) Oracle Developer
10 1 (1.45%) Applications Support Analyst
10 1 (1.45%) Business Consultant
10 1 (1.45%) Functional Consultant
10 1 (1.45%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.45%) Hibernate
1 1 (1.45%) Spring
1 1 (1.45%) JSF
1 1 (1.45%) Ajax
1 1 (1.45%) iXBRL
1 1 (1.45%) iBATIS
1 1 (1.45%) jQuery
1 1 (1.45%) SAP CO-PA
1 1 (1.45%) XBRL
1 1 (1.45%) J2EE
1 1 (1.45%) HTML
1 1 (1.45%) EJB
1 1 (1.45%) CSS
1 1 (1.45%) JSP
1 1 (1.45%) Servlets
1 1 (1.45%) Struts
1 1 (1.45%) Web Services
1 1 (1.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.14%) Data Integration
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle Exalytics
2 1 (1.45%) Taxonomies
2 1 (1.45%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.39%) Windows
2 1 (1.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.29%) DRM
2 8 (11.59%) Asset Management
3 7 (10.14%) ITIL
4 6 (8.70%) Project Management
4 6 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (7.25%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (7.25%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (5.80%) Quality Management
6 4 (5.80%) ETL
6 4 (5.80%) Workflow
6 4 (5.80%) Migration
7 3 (4.35%) Performance Management
8 2 (2.90%) ERP
8 2 (2.90%) Data Modelling
8 2 (2.90%) Integration Testing
8 2 (2.90%) System Testing
8 2 (2.90%) Business Transformation
8 2 (2.90%) Logistics
8 2 (2.90%) Business Analysis
8 2 (2.90%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.80%) ActionScript
2 3 (4.35%) C
2 3 (4.35%) Java
3 1 (1.45%) PowerHouse
3 1 (1.45%) VBA
3 1 (1.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (11.59%) SC Cleared
1 8 (11.59%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.14%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (4.35%) ISTQB
3 3 (4.35%) ISEB
3 3 (4.35%) ACCA
4 1 (1.45%) Degree
4 1 (1.45%) PMP
4 1 (1.45%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.45%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 62 (89.86%) Hyperion
2 44 (63.77%) Oracle
3 5 (7.25%) SAP
4 3 (4.35%) Pegasus
5 2 (2.90%) Yardi
6 1 (1.45%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.45%) Cognos
6 1 (1.45%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.45%) PeopleSoft
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