The table below looks at the statistics for HFM skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HFM over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Hyperion Financial Management (HFM)
Rank 610 603 598
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Contract jobs citing HFM 34 52 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.063% 0.090% 0.066%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.76% 1.10% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 32 12
Median daily rate £500 £475 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -7.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £330 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £640 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £486 £375 £615
% change year-on-year
+29.66% -39.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
4492 4714 5500
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.31% 8.20% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2694 2637 2917
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.11% -0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £285 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £423 £425
% change year-on-year
+0.59% -0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 67 83
Median hourly rate £36.00 £21.64 £30.41
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.35% -28.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £12.35 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £78.05 £51.76 £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £17.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+105.71% -44.44%

HFM
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing HFM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 August 2016.

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 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HFM within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -11 30 £500 +5.26% 4
London -23 26 £500 +2.56% 2
Twickenham - 6 £450 -
City of London +20 3 - - 2
South East +8 1 - - 1
West Midlands - 1 - -
East of England - 1 £500 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £500 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £500 -
Leicester - 1 - -
Rugby - 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 - - 1
Warwickshire - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -

HFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing HFM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for HFM.

1 65 (87.84%) Hyperion
2 63 (85.14%) Finance
3 40 (54.05%) Hyperion Planning
4 37 (50.00%) Oracle
5 27 (36.49%) Essbase
6 17 (22.97%) ETL
7 13 (17.57%) DRM
7 13 (17.57%) Project Management
8 12 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (14.86%) ACCA
9 11 (14.86%) Oracle ODI
10 10 (13.51%) CIMA
11 9 (12.16%) SAP
12 8 (10.81%) SQL
12 8 (10.81%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (9.46%) Data Quality
14 6 (8.11%) Master Data Management
14 6 (8.11%) Data Management
14 6 (8.11%) Degree
14 6 (8.11%) Oracle BI EE
14 6 (8.11%) Change Management
14 6 (8.11%) Oracle EBS
15 5 (6.76%) Telecoms
15 5 (6.76%) Oracle Financials
16 4 (5.41%) Hyperion Smart View
16 4 (5.41%) Data Migration
16 4 (5.41%) Business Analysis
16 4 (5.41%) PMP
16 4 (5.41%) Migration
17 3 (4.05%) Quality Management

HFM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (1.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 40 (54.05%) Hyperion Planning
2 6 (8.11%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (6.76%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (4.05%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (4.05%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (4.05%) SAP CO
4 3 (4.05%) SAP FI
4 3 (4.05%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (2.70%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (2.70%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (2.70%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (1.35%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle General Ledger
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (36.49%) Essbase
2 11 (14.86%) Oracle ODI
3 6 (8.11%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (5.41%) Hyperion Smart View
5 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (2.70%) JIRA
General
1 63 (85.14%) Finance
2 5 (6.76%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.70%) Billing
3 2 (2.70%) Retail
4 1 (1.35%) Banking
4 1 (1.35%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.35%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (35.14%) Analyst
2 22 (29.73%) Hyperion Support
3 18 (24.32%) Hyperion Analyst
4 14 (18.92%) Support Analyst
5 13 (17.57%) Project Manager
6 10 (13.51%) Business Analyst
7 9 (12.16%) Senior Analyst
7 9 (12.16%) Senior Support Analyst
8 8 (10.81%) Consultant
8 8 (10.81%) Hyperion Consultant
9 7 (9.46%) Hyperion Project Manager
9 7 (9.46%) Oracle Project Manager
10 6 (8.11%) Applications Support
10 6 (8.11%) Hyperion Planning Analyst
10 6 (8.11%) Hyperion Specialist
10 6 (8.11%) Oracle Specialist
11 5 (6.76%) Applications Specialist
11 5 (6.76%) Applications Support Specialist
11 5 (6.76%) Essbase Support
11 5 (6.76%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.35%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.35%) FMCG
1 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.97%) ETL
2 13 (17.57%) DRM
2 13 (17.57%) Project Management
3 12 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (10.81%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (8.11%) Change Management
5 6 (8.11%) Data Management
5 6 (8.11%) Master Data Management
6 4 (5.41%) Business Analysis
6 4 (5.41%) Data Migration
6 4 (5.41%) Migration
7 3 (4.05%) Analytics
7 3 (4.05%) Capacity Management
7 3 (4.05%) Critical Success Factor
7 3 (4.05%) ERP
7 3 (4.05%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.05%) Project Planning
7 3 (4.05%) Quality Management
7 3 (4.05%) Trend Analysis
8 2 (2.70%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (14.86%) ACCA
2 10 (13.51%) CIMA
3 6 (8.11%) Degree
4 4 (5.41%) PMP
5 1 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.46%) Data Quality
2 3 (4.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (4.05%) SLA
3 1 (1.35%) QA
Vendors
1 65 (87.84%) Hyperion
2 37 (50.00%) Oracle
3 9 (12.16%) SAP
4 1 (1.35%) CA
4 1 (1.35%) Cognos
4 1 (1.35%) HP