The table below looks at the statistics for HFM skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HFM over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Hyperion Financial Management (HFM)
Rank 563 546 490
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -56
Contract jobs citing HFM 36 24 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.046% 0.11%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.81% 0.54% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 32
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90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £596
UK excluding London average daily rate £570 £500 £538
% change year-on-year
+14.00% -6.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £62.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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

Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4419 4467 4152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.24% 8.61% 9.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2514 2429 2096
Average daily rate £450 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £410 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 47 66
Average hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -40.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.30 £16.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.40 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £33.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-46.96% -12.69%

HFM
Jobs Demand Trend

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

HFM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

HFM
Daily Rate Trend

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

HFM Daily Rate Trend in the UK

HFM
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HFM within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

HFM Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

HFM
Hourly Rate Trend

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

HFM Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

HFM
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HFM within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +5 36 £500 - 16
London +24 30 £500 +5.26% 8
City of London +21 7 £513 +28.12% 3
South East -32 3 £570 +47.28% 3
West Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -
Walsall - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Surrey - - - - 1
Chertsey - - - -

HFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 55 (93.22%) Hyperion
2 48 (81.36%) Finance
3 16 (27.12%) Migration
3 16 (27.12%) Hyperion Enterprise
3 16 (27.12%) Data Migration
4 15 (25.42%) Oracle
5 13 (22.03%) ETL
6 10 (16.95%) Hyperion Smart View
7 9 (15.25%) Essbase
8 7 (11.86%) Business Analysis
8 7 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (11.86%) Project Management
9 6 (10.17%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (10.17%) Microsoft
9 6 (10.17%) Banking
9 6 (10.17%) Hyperion Planning
10 5 (8.47%) Configuration Management
11 4 (6.78%) DRM
11 4 (6.78%) Risk Management
11 4 (6.78%) SAP
11 4 (6.78%) MS Excel
11 4 (6.78%) ERP
11 4 (6.78%) MS Visio
11 4 (6.78%) Data Integration
12 3 (5.08%) User Experience
12 3 (5.08%) MS PowerPoint
12 3 (5.08%) MS Office
12 3 (5.08%) SQL
12 3 (5.08%) Legal
13 2 (3.39%) Pharmaceutical

HFM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 4 (6.78%) MS Excel
1 4 (6.78%) MS Visio
2 3 (5.08%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (5.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (27.12%) Hyperion Enterprise
2 6 (10.17%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.69%) IntelliMatch
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle FAH
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.69%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.95%) Hyperion Smart View
2 9 (15.25%) Essbase
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.69%) DB2
3 1 (1.69%) OLAP
3 1 (1.69%) Data Mining
General
1 48 (81.36%) Finance
2 6 (10.17%) Banking
3 3 (5.08%) Legal
4 2 (3.39%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (3.39%) Back Office
5 1 (1.69%) Retail
5 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.69%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.69%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 15 (25.42%) Consultant
2 12 (20.34%) Analyst
3 9 (15.25%) Business Analyst
3 9 (15.25%) Administrator
4 8 (13.56%) HFM Consultant
4 8 (13.56%) Hyperion Consultant
5 6 (10.17%) Data Consultant
5 6 (10.17%) Project Manager
5 6 (10.17%) Migration Consultant
5 6 (10.17%) Data Migration Consultant
6 5 (8.47%) Hyperion Administrator
7 4 (6.78%) Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Architect
8 3 (5.08%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.08%) Report Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) Financial Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) Business Architect
9 2 (3.39%) Business Intelligence Architect
9 2 (3.39%) Hyperion Developer
10 1 (1.69%) TM1 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) .NET
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Data Integration
2 3 (5.08%) User Experience
3 2 (3.39%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.69%) FMCG
4 1 (1.69%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.69%) UNIX
1 1 (1.69%) Windows
1 1 (1.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.12%) Migration
1 16 (27.12%) Data Migration
2 13 (22.03%) ETL
3 7 (11.86%) Project Management
3 7 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (11.86%) Business Analysis
4 6 (10.17%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (8.47%) Configuration Management
6 4 (6.78%) DRM
6 4 (6.78%) ERP
6 4 (6.78%) Risk Management
7 2 (3.39%) Quality Management
7 2 (3.39%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.39%) Asset Management
7 2 (3.39%) Data Management
7 2 (3.39%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (3.39%) Data Modelling
7 2 (3.39%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.39%) Six Sigma
7 2 (3.39%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.08%) SQL
2 2 (3.39%) Java
2 2 (3.39%) VB
3 1 (1.69%) VBA
3 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.69%) Jython
3 1 (1.69%) Perl
3 1 (1.69%) C
3 1 (1.69%) C#
3 1 (1.69%) C++
3 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.39%) ACCA
1 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.69%) CIMA
2 1 (1.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.69%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (1.69%) Basel II
Vendors
1 55 (93.22%) Hyperion
2 15 (25.42%) Oracle
3 6 (10.17%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.78%) SAP
5 1 (1.69%) Cognos
5 1 (1.69%) Sybase
5 1 (1.69%) Informatica
London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £400 - £600 per hour + Flexibility
Posted: 27 days ago