The table below looks at the statistics for HFM skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HFM over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Hyperion Financial Management (HFM)
Rank 248 242 234
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Contract jobs citing HFM 13 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.098% 0.012%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.97% 1.22% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £615 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.02% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £490 £513
% change year-on-year
-20.91% -4.39%
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 South East region.

Business Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
660 735 616
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 6.92% 7.99% 7.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 346 281
Average daily rate £425 £413 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £282 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £520 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 13
Average hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +85.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £22.60 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £47.50 £62.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-19.64% +40.00%

HFM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

HFM Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

HFM
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

HFM Daily Rate Trend in the South East

HFM
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HFM across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

HFM Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

HFM
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HFM within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 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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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
Berkshire +14 10 £375 - 2
Hampshire - 1 £330 - 1
Middlesex - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £425 -
HFM
England

HFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 18 (90.00%) Finance
2 10 (50.00%) PeopleSoft
2 10 (50.00%) Hyperion Smart View
3 7 (35.00%) Hyperion
4 4 (20.00%) MS Office
4 4 (20.00%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 3 (15.00%) Oracle
5 3 (15.00%) General Ledger
6 2 (10.00%) CIMA
6 2 (10.00%) Essbase
6 2 (10.00%) Hyperion Planning
6 2 (10.00%) ACCA
6 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.00%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
7 1 (5.00%) SLA
7 1 (5.00%) Misys
7 1 (5.00%) Project Management
7 1 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (5.00%) GAAP
7 1 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
7 1 (5.00%) SQL
7 1 (5.00%) SAP
7 1 (5.00%) XML
7 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (5.00%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
7 1 (5.00%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (5.00%) SAP GRC

HFM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (5.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (20.00%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 2 (10.00%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (5.00%) SAP GRC
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) Hyperion Smart View
2 2 (10.00%) Essbase
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
General
1 18 (90.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) General Ledger
3 1 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Report Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Financial Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Systems Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) IT Auditor
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Financial Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Hyperion Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Management Accountant
5 1 (5.00%) Hyperion Planning Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Systems Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Financials Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Hyperion Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (5.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (5.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (5.00%) Data Mapping
2 1 (5.00%) Financial Analysis
2 1 (5.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (5.00%) Coaching
2 1 (5.00%) SDLC
2 1 (5.00%) Project Management
2 1 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) ACCA
1 2 (10.00%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
1 1 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (5.00%) GAAP
1 1 (5.00%) COBIT
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) PeopleSoft
2 7 (35.00%) Hyperion
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) SAP
4 1 (5.00%) Misys