The table below looks at the statistics for HFM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HFM over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Hyperion Financial Management (HFM)
Rank 105 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing HFM 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.054% - -
As % of the Business Applications category 0.49% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £550 £550
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 - -
HFM
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Business Applications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
206 156 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 11.21% 11.16% 14.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 93 80
Average daily rate £400 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £585 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £418
% change year-on-year
- +1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £19.00 £17.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +10.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £17.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+122.85% -53.70%

HFM
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HFM across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

HFM Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

HFM
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

HFM Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

HFM
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) Hyperion
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (28.57%) General Ledger
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) DRM
5 1 (14.29%) ACCA
5 1 (14.29%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) HP
5 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 1 (14.29%) Time Management
5 1 (14.29%) Validation
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (14.29%) CIMA
5 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center

HFM
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Test Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Test Leader
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Functional Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Functional Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Hyperion Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Report Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Reporting Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
2 1 (14.29%) DRM
2 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ACCA
1 1 (14.29%) CIMA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) Hyperion
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) PeopleSoft