The table below looks at the statistics for HFM skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HFM over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Hyperion Financial Management (HFM)
Rank 597 600 559
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -41
Contract jobs citing HFM 24 38 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.048% 0.073% 0.081%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.59% 0.88% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 29 12
Median daily rate £500 £489 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.30% +0.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £348 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £655 £645
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
HFM
UK

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
4073 4310 4854
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.18% 8.34% 9.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2487 2577 2638
Median daily rate £438 £450 £426
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £287 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £422
% change year-on-year
- +0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 51 73
Median hourly rate £38.00 £22.50 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.88% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £12.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £99.00 £48.53 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £22.50 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+68.88% -26.82%

HFM
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing HFM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HFM within the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -11 14 £575 +4.54% 2
South East +8 6 £425 +13.33% 1
East of England - 2 £413 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
HFM
UK

HFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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 England region with a requirement for HFM.

1 69 (92.00%) Finance
2 65 (86.67%) Hyperion
3 37 (49.33%) Hyperion Planning
4 36 (48.00%) Oracle
5 23 (30.67%) Essbase
6 13 (17.33%) SQL
6 13 (17.33%) ACCA
6 13 (17.33%) Project Management
6 13 (17.33%) Oracle ODI
7 12 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (16.00%) SAP
8 10 (13.33%) CIMA
9 9 (12.00%) DRM
9 9 (12.00%) Migration
9 9 (12.00%) Data Management
10 8 (10.67%) Data Quality
10 8 (10.67%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (9.33%) Oracle BI EE
11 7 (9.33%) Master Data Management
11 7 (9.33%) Oracle EBS
11 7 (9.33%) ETL
11 7 (9.33%) Hyperion Smart View
12 6 (8.00%) Oracle Financials
12 6 (8.00%) Business Analysis
12 6 (8.00%) Degree
13 5 (6.67%) Data Migration
13 5 (6.67%) Telecoms
13 5 (6.67%) MS Excel
13 5 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (6.67%) PMP

HFM
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (4.00%) MS Office
4 1 (1.33%) MS Project
4 1 (1.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 37 (49.33%) Hyperion Planning
2 7 (9.33%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (8.00%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (4.00%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (4.00%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (4.00%) SAP CO
4 3 (4.00%) SAP FI
4 3 (4.00%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (2.67%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (2.67%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (2.67%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (2.67%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (2.67%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (1.33%) Cognos Controller
6 1 (1.33%) Cognos Planning
6 1 (1.33%) Hyperion Enterprise
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (1.33%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (30.67%) Essbase
2 13 (17.33%) Oracle ODI
3 7 (9.33%) Hyperion Smart View
3 7 (9.33%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 2 (2.67%) JIRA
General
1 69 (92.00%) Finance
2 5 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.67%) Billing
3 2 (2.67%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.67%) Retail
4 1 (1.33%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (29.33%) Analyst
2 13 (17.33%) Project Manager
3 12 (16.00%) Consultant
4 11 (14.67%) Business Analyst
5 10 (13.33%) Hyperion Support
6 9 (12.00%) Hyperion Analyst
6 9 (12.00%) Hyperion Consultant
7 7 (9.33%) Hyperion Project Manager
7 7 (9.33%) Oracle Project Manager
8 6 (8.00%) Applications Support
8 6 (8.00%) HFM Consultant
9 5 (6.67%) Administrator
9 5 (6.67%) Applications Specialist
9 5 (6.67%) Applications Support Specialist
9 5 (6.67%) Finance Manager
9 5 (6.67%) Hyperion Specialist
9 5 (6.67%) Oracle Specialist
9 5 (6.67%) Support Specialist
10 4 (5.33%) Data Analyst
10 4 (5.33%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (1.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.33%) FMCG
2 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.33%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.33%) Project Management
2 12 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (12.00%) Data Management
3 9 (12.00%) DRM
3 9 (12.00%) Migration
4 8 (10.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (9.33%) ETL
5 7 (9.33%) Master Data Management
6 6 (8.00%) Business Analysis
7 5 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (6.67%) Data Migration
7 5 (6.67%) Data Reconciliation
8 4 (5.33%) ERP
8 4 (5.33%) PRINCE2
9 3 (4.00%) Analytics
9 3 (4.00%) Change Management
9 3 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (4.00%) Data Analysis
9 3 (4.00%) Project Planning
9 3 (4.00%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.33%) SQL
2 3 (4.00%) VBA
3 1 (1.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (17.33%) ACCA
2 10 (13.33%) CIMA
3 6 (8.00%) Degree
4 5 (6.67%) PMP
5 1 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.33%) QA
Vendors
1 65 (86.67%) Hyperion
2 36 (48.00%) Oracle
3 12 (16.00%) SAP
4 3 (4.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.67%) Cognos
6 1 (1.33%) CA
6 1 (1.33%) Infor
6 1 (1.33%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.33%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.33%) Teradata