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 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Hyperion Financial Management (HFM)
Rank 573 558 553
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -5
Contract jobs citing HFM 29 33 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.061% 0.070% 0.034%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.77% 0.78% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 22 7
Average daily rate £475 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £400 £432
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £575 £640
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £550 £550
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 - -
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
3763 4251 4171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.97% 9.06% 9.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2272 2532 2224
Average daily rate £438 £438 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £418
% change year-on-year
- +1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 31 56
Average hourly rate £40.89 £30.00 £27.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.28% +8.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £14.10 £15.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.07 £64.26 £61.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £17.75 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+116.90% -53.04%

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 8 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HFM within the England region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -7 11 £435 -10.76% 11
East Midlands - 8 £550 -
South East +4 6 £365 -33.63% 6
North West - 2 £400 -
West Midlands - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -
HFM
UK

HFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 66 (82.50%) Finance
2 62 (77.50%) Hyperion
3 24 (30.00%) Essbase
4 21 (26.25%) Oracle
4 21 (26.25%) Hyperion Smart View
5 19 (23.75%) Hyperion Planning
6 16 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (17.50%) Data Mapping
8 13 (16.25%) Hyperion Enterprise
9 11 (13.75%) DRM
9 11 (13.75%) SQL
10 10 (12.50%) Microsoft
11 9 (11.25%) MS Excel
11 9 (11.25%) ETL
11 9 (11.25%) SAP
11 9 (11.25%) Windows
12 8 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (10.00%) XML
12 8 (10.00%) ERP
13 7 (8.75%) SOA
13 7 (8.75%) MSMQ
13 7 (8.75%) CRM
13 7 (8.75%) Cognos
13 7 (8.75%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (8.75%) EDI
13 7 (8.75%) JD Edwards
13 7 (8.75%) SOAP
13 7 (8.75%) Web Services
13 7 (8.75%) SQL Server
13 7 (8.75%) Visual Studio

HFM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 7 (8.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 9 (11.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 19 (23.75%) Hyperion Planning
2 13 (16.25%) Hyperion Enterprise
3 7 (8.75%) Cognos Controller
3 7 (8.75%) Cognos Planning
3 7 (8.75%) Cognos TM1
3 7 (8.75%) SAP BPC
4 3 (3.75%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (3.75%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (2.50%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (1.25%) CODA-Financials
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (1.25%) Sage X3
6 1 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (30.00%) Essbase
2 21 (26.25%) Hyperion Smart View
3 7 (8.75%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (8.75%) MongoDB
3 7 (8.75%) Oracle ODI
3 7 (8.75%) SQL Server
4 5 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.25%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (8.75%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (8.75%) Visual Studio
1 7 (8.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.25%) JIRA
General
1 66 (82.50%) Finance
2 4 (5.00%) Banking
2 4 (5.00%) Legal
3 2 (2.50%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.50%) General Ledger
3 2 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.50%) Publishing
4 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (22.50%) Administrator
2 15 (18.75%) Consultant
3 12 (15.00%) Analyst
3 12 (15.00%) Hyperion Administrator
4 9 (11.25%) Hyperion Consultant
5 7 (8.75%) Architect
5 7 (8.75%) HFM Consultant
5 7 (8.75%) Integration Architect
5 7 (8.75%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (8.75%) Systems Accountant
6 6 (7.50%) Data Architect
6 6 (7.50%) Data Integration Architect
6 6 (7.50%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (6.25%) Test Leader
8 4 (5.00%) Data Analyst
8 4 (5.00%) Developer
8 4 (5.00%) Report Analyst
8 4 (5.00%) Test Analyst
9 3 (3.75%) Hyperion Analyst
9 3 (3.75%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.00%) XML
2 7 (8.75%) AppFabric
2 7 (8.75%) EDI
2 7 (8.75%) MDX
2 7 (8.75%) MSMQ
2 7 (8.75%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 7 (8.75%) REST
2 7 (8.75%) SOAP
2 7 (8.75%) WCF
2 7 (8.75%) Web Services
2 7 (8.75%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.75%) Data Integration
2 4 (5.00%) Derivative
2 4 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.75%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.25%) FMCG
5 1 (1.25%) Life Science
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle Exalytics
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.25%) Windows
2 7 (8.75%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (17.50%) Data Mapping
3 11 (13.75%) DRM
4 9 (11.25%) ETL
5 8 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (10.00%) ERP
6 7 (8.75%) BPEL
6 7 (8.75%) CRM
6 7 (8.75%) SDLC
6 7 (8.75%) SOA
6 7 (8.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (8.75%) Waterfall
7 6 (7.50%) API Integration
7 6 (7.50%) B2B
7 6 (7.50%) B2C
7 6 (7.50%) Data Transformation
7 6 (7.50%) Investment Management
7 6 (7.50%) Kanban
8 5 (6.25%) Data Reconciliation
9 4 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.75%) SQL
2 7 (8.75%) PowerShell
2 7 (8.75%) Shell Script
3 5 (6.25%) VB
4 2 (2.50%) VBA
5 1 (1.25%) C
5 1 (1.25%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (8.75%) ACCA
1 7 (8.75%) CIMA
2 3 (3.75%) Degree
3 1 (1.25%) ICAEW
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.25%) Solvency II
2 4 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (3.75%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 7 (8.75%) Control-M
2 1 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 62 (77.50%) Hyperion
2 21 (26.25%) Oracle
3 10 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 9 (11.25%) SAP
5 7 (8.75%) Cognos
5 7 (8.75%) IBM
5 7 (8.75%) Infor
5 7 (8.75%) JD Edwards
6 2 (2.50%) Wall Street Systems
7 1 (1.25%) CODA
7 1 (1.25%) HP
7 1 (1.25%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.25%) Sage
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