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 30 October 2014 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Hyperion Financial Management (HFM)
Rank 401 401 351
Rank change year-on-year
0 -50
Contract jobs citing HFM 18 18 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.073% 0.072% 0.21%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.82% 0.83% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 41
Average daily rate
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£438 £545 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.72% -0.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £436 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £590 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £675 £525 £500
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £32.50
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
2184 2176 2408
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.89% 8.72% 10.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1446 1373 1437
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 15
Average hourly rate £19.50 £17.00 £41.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.70% -59.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £16.10 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £109.00 £41.90 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.54 £21.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+24.89% -40.97%

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 30 October 2014.

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 30 October 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
City of London +21 3 £600 +23.07% 3
HFM
England

HFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 43 (93.48%) Hyperion
2 42 (91.30%) Finance
3 33 (71.74%) Oracle
4 14 (30.43%) DRM
5 13 (28.26%) Essbase
6 12 (26.09%) Oracle EBS
7 9 (19.57%) Windows
8 8 (17.39%) Oracle Reports
8 8 (17.39%) Migration
9 7 (15.22%) Workflow
9 7 (15.22%) ActionScript
9 7 (15.22%) Oracle Financials
10 5 (10.87%) Hyperion Planning
11 4 (8.70%) Hyperion Smart View
11 4 (8.70%) Hyperion Enterprise
11 4 (8.70%) Risk Management
12 3 (6.52%) Quality Management
12 3 (6.52%) 2G
12 3 (6.52%) Configuration Management
12 3 (6.52%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (6.52%) Project Management
12 3 (6.52%) ISEB
12 3 (6.52%) C
12 3 (6.52%) ISTQB
12 3 (6.52%) User Acceptance Testing
12 3 (6.52%) Data Quality
13 2 (4.35%) Quantitative Risk Management
13 2 (4.35%) E-business
13 2 (4.35%) Data Mapping

HFM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 (2.17%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 12 (26.09%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (15.22%) Oracle Financials
3 5 (10.87%) Hyperion Planning
4 4 (8.70%) Hyperion Enterprise
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.26%) Essbase
2 8 (17.39%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (8.70%) Hyperion Smart View
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.17%) DataStage
5 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Selenium
General
1 42 (91.30%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Legal
2 2 (4.35%) Billing
3 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.17%) Publishing
3 1 (2.17%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 31 (67.39%) Consultant
2 27 (58.70%) Hyperion Consultant
3 18 (39.13%) HFM Consultant
4 4 (8.70%) Administrator
5 3 (6.52%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (6.52%) Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Test Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Hyperion Planning Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) Hyperion Administrator
6 2 (4.35%) Business Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.35%) Senior Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Applications Support
7 1 (2.17%) IT Consultant
7 1 (2.17%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (2.17%) Management Consultant
7 1 (2.17%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) Hibernate
1 1 (2.17%) XBRL
1 1 (2.17%) EJB
1 1 (2.17%) CSS
1 1 (2.17%) JSP
1 1 (2.17%) Servlets
1 1 (2.17%) Struts
1 1 (2.17%) Web Services
1 1 (2.17%) XML
1 1 (2.17%) HTML
1 1 (2.17%) J2EE
1 1 (2.17%) iBATIS
1 1 (2.17%) jQuery
1 1 (2.17%) Spring
1 1 (2.17%) JSF
1 1 (2.17%) Ajax
1 1 (2.17%) iXBRL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.17%) Taxonomies
2 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (30.43%) DRM
2 8 (17.39%) Migration
3 7 (15.22%) Workflow
4 4 (8.70%) Risk Management
5 3 (6.52%) Quality Management
5 3 (6.52%) Configuration Management
5 3 (6.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (6.52%) Project Management
5 3 (6.52%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (4.35%) Quantitative Risk Management
6 2 (4.35%) E-business
6 2 (4.35%) Data Mapping
6 2 (4.35%) Integration Testing
6 2 (4.35%) Investment Management
6 2 (4.35%) ITIL
6 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.35%) ERP
6 2 (4.35%) Data Modelling
6 2 (4.35%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.22%) ActionScript
2 3 (6.52%) C
3 2 (4.35%) SQL
4 1 (2.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) ISEB
1 3 (6.52%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.17%) ACCA
3 1 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.35%) ISO 9000
3 1 (2.17%) Basel II
3 1 (2.17%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 43 (93.48%) Hyperion
2 33 (71.74%) Oracle
3 2 (4.35%) Yardi
3 2 (4.35%) SAP
3 2 (4.35%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.17%) Ab Initio