The table below looks at the statistics for HFM skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HFM over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Hyperion Financial Management (HFM)
Rank 391 390 394
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs citing HFM 23 30 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.098% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.21% 1.42% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 9 15
Average daily rate
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£550 £475 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -9.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £425 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £616 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £488 £506
% change year-on-year
-20.51% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
HFM
England

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
1904 2106 2110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.09% 8.92% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1215 1219 1286
Average daily rate £475 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 7 19
Average hourly rate £18.00 £32.03 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.80% +60.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +9.09%

HFM
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HFM across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HFM across the London region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

HFM Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HFM within the London region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
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City of London - 7 £475 -
HFM
England

HFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 34 (85.00%) Hyperion
2 33 (82.50%) Finance
3 20 (50.00%) Essbase
4 17 (42.50%) Oracle
5 9 (22.50%) Hyperion Planning
6 8 (20.00%) Degree
7 7 (17.50%) SQL
7 7 (17.50%) Hyperion Smart View
8 6 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (12.50%) DRM
9 5 (12.50%) Migration
9 5 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
9 5 (12.50%) Hyperion Enterprise
10 4 (10.00%) Banking
10 4 (10.00%) Business Analysis
10 4 (10.00%) Data Migration
10 4 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
10 4 (10.00%) CIMA
10 4 (10.00%) ACCA
10 4 (10.00%) SAP
11 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
11 3 (7.50%) MS Visio
11 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
11 3 (7.50%) ERP
11 3 (7.50%) MS Office
11 3 (7.50%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (5.00%) Private Cloud
12 2 (5.00%) Oracle General Ledger
12 2 (5.00%) General Ledger

HFM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 (2.50%) SAS
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Office
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
1 3 (7.50%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Hyperion Planning
2 5 (12.50%) Hyperion Enterprise
3 4 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (5.00%) CODA-Financials
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle FAH
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (50.00%) Essbase
2 7 (17.50%) Hyperion Smart View
3 5 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.50%) DB2
5 1 (2.50%) OLAP
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.50%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
General
1 33 (82.50%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Banking
3 2 (5.00%) General Ledger
3 2 (5.00%) Legal
4 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Consultant
2 8 (20.00%) Analyst
2 8 (20.00%) HFM Consultant
3 6 (15.00%) Business Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Administrator
4 5 (12.50%) Hyperion Consultant
5 3 (7.50%) Hyperion Administrator
6 2 (5.00%) Systems Accountant
6 2 (5.00%) Financial Business Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Hyperion Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Hyperion Planning Consultant
7 1 (2.50%) Hyperion Planning Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Cutover Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Business Systems Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) .NET
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.50%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.50%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.50%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.50%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) UNIX
1 1 (2.50%) Windows
1 1 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (12.50%) DRM
2 5 (12.50%) Migration
3 4 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 4 (10.00%) Data Migration
4 3 (7.50%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (7.50%) ERP
5 2 (5.00%) ETL
5 2 (5.00%) Project Management
5 2 (5.00%) Quality Management
5 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (5.00%) Workflow
5 2 (5.00%) Validation
5 2 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.50%) Multithreading
6 1 (2.50%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.50%) Data Governance
6 1 (2.50%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.50%) SQL
2 2 (5.00%) Java
2 2 (5.00%) VB
3 1 (2.50%) VBA
3 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.50%) Jython
3 1 (2.50%) Ruby
3 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.50%) Perl
3 1 (2.50%) C#
3 1 (2.50%) C++
3 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) Degree
2 4 (10.00%) ACCA
2 4 (10.00%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.50%) FINREP
Vendors
1 34 (85.00%) Hyperion
2 17 (42.50%) Oracle
3 4 (10.00%) SAP
4 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.00%) CODA
6 1 (2.50%) Teradata
6 1 (2.50%) Informatica
6 1 (2.50%) Pegasus
6 1 (2.50%) Sybase