The table below looks at the statistics for HFM skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HFM over the 3 months to 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Hyperion Financial Management (HFM)
England / London
Rank 392 400 383
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -17
Contract jobs citing HFM 4 19 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.021% 0.089% 0.14%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.25% 1.12% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 19
Median daily rate £425 £438 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -12.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £500 £550
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%
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 London region.

Business Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
1570 1690 1995
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.11% 7.88% 9.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1092 1047 1278
Median daily rate £475 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £310 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £423 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.50% -0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 10
Median hourly rate £51.25 £55.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.81% +46.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £17.22 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £129.50 £100.00 £54.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £32.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +81.94%

HFM
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing HFM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

HFM Jobs Demand Trend in London

HFM
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

HFM Daily Rate Trend in London

HFM
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

HFM Hourly Rate Trend in London

HFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 London region with a requirement for HFM.

1 13 (86.67%) Hyperion
2 12 (80.00%) Finance
3 6 (40.00%) Banking
4 4 (26.67%) SQL
4 4 (26.67%) PeopleSoft
4 4 (26.67%) Programme Governance
4 4 (26.67%) IFRS
5 3 (20.00%) IFRS 9
5 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (20.00%) VB
5 3 (20.00%) Oracle
5 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (20.00%) Essbase
5 3 (20.00%) General Ledger
5 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (20.00%) Hyperion Planning
5 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (20.00%) People Management
6 2 (13.33%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Server Building
6 2 (13.33%) FINREP
6 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Reference Data
6 2 (13.33%) Degree
6 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (13.33%) Migration
6 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
7 1 (6.67%) MKS

HFM
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (6.67%) MS Office
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (6.67%) Loan IQ
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (6.67%) PeopleSoft Financials
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Essbase
2 1 (6.67%) Big Data
2 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
2 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.67%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 12 (80.00%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) Banking
3 3 (20.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Analyst
1 3 (20.00%) Consultant
1 3 (20.00%) Hyperion Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Financial Controller
2 2 (13.33%) Hyperion Project Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Implementation Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Technical Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Developer
3 1 (6.67%) HFM Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Lead Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) QlikView Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Reference Data
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Programme Governance
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) People Management
2 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Migration
3 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (13.33%) Server Building
3 2 (13.33%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Data Management
4 1 (6.67%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (6.67%) Release Management
4 1 (6.67%) SDLC
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) IFRS
2 3 (20.00%) IFRS 9
3 2 (13.33%) FINREP
4 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Hyperion
2 4 (26.67%) PeopleSoft
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) MKS
4 1 (6.67%) Tableau