Period
to 20 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for HFM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HFM over the 6 months to 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Oracle Hyperion Financial Management (HFM)
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 821 821 836
Rank change year-on-year 0 +15 -34
Contract jobs citing HFM 34 31 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.036% 0.033% 0.049%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.57% 0.40% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 21 28
England median daily rate £510 £525 £461
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +13.82% -7.75%
10th Percentile £385 £388 £375
90th Percentile £675 £638 £613
UK median daily rate £510 £500 £473
% change year-on-year +2.00% +5.82% -5.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

HFM is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 5,966 7,674 8,130
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 6.27% 8.16% 8.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,550 4,655 4,948
England median daily rate £475 £475 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.74% +2.30%
10th Percentile £313 £308 £300
90th Percentile £650 £650 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £440
% change year-on-year - +7.95% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 76 91
England median hourly rate £30.00 £27.25 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.09% -12.10% +11.71%
10th Percentile £11.73 £12.10 £10.23
90th Percentile £69.95 £65.28 £99.00
UK median hourly rate £30.00 £29.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year +3.45% -6.45% +3.33%

HFM
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing HFM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for HFM in England

HFM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HFM in England

HFM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HFM in England over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HFM in England

HFM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HFM in England

HFM
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HFM within the England region over the 6 months to 20 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England +10 10 £500 +20.48% 1
London -1 8 £390 -23.90% 1
North West -11 7 £663 +39.47%
North of England -25 7 £663 +39.47%
South East -20 6 £510 -11.30% 1
East Midlands +11 3 £515 -20.77% 2
Midlands +1 3 £515 -20.77% 2
HFM
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing HFM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for HFM.

1 30 (88.24%) Hyperion
2 29 (85.29%) Finance
3 25 (73.53%) Oracle
4 14 (41.18%) Essbase
4 14 (41.18%) Oracle BI EE
5 11 (32.35%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (29.41%) Analytics
7 9 (26.47%) Hyperion Planning
7 9 (26.47%) ERP
8 8 (23.53%) Project Management
8 8 (23.53%) SC Cleared
8 8 (23.53%) Security Cleared
9 7 (20.59%) Integration Testing
9 7 (20.59%) Test Scripting
9 7 (20.59%) DRM
9 7 (20.59%) Regression Testing
9 7 (20.59%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (20.59%) System Integration Testing
9 7 (20.59%) Dashboard Development
10 6 (17.65%) Oracle Database
10 6 (17.65%) Oracle EBS
10 6 (17.65%) Oracle ERP
10 6 (17.65%) SAP
11 5 (14.71%) Data Analysis
11 5 (14.71%) Visualisation
11 5 (14.71%) Test Management
11 5 (14.71%) Resource Management
11 5 (14.71%) SQL

HFM
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.82%) NetWeaver
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (8.82%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (26.47%) Hyperion Planning
2 6 (17.65%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (17.65%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (8.82%) Maximo
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (2.94%) SAP CO
4 1 (2.94%) SAP FI
4 1 (2.94%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Boomi
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (41.18%) Essbase
1 14 (41.18%) Oracle BI EE
2 11 (32.35%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (17.65%) Oracle Database
4 5 (14.71%) Oracle ODI
5 4 (11.76%) Endeca
5 4 (11.76%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (11.76%) Oracle Exadata
5 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
5 4 (11.76%) Star Schema
6 3 (8.82%) MOLAP
6 3 (8.82%) OLAP
6 3 (8.82%) Relational Database
7 2 (5.88%) Oracle Discoverer
7 2 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (2.94%) Big Data
8 1 (2.94%) Data Lake
8 1 (2.94%) MS Access
8 1 (2.94%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 29 (85.29%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Back Office
3 1 (2.94%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Developer
2 6 (17.65%) Architect
2 6 (17.65%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 6 (17.65%) OBIEE Developer
2 6 (17.65%) Test Leader
3 5 (14.71%) Consultant
4 4 (11.76%) OBIEE Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) OBIEE Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Oracle BI Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Technical Leader
6 2 (5.88%) Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Functional Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Integration Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Integration Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Oracle Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Oracle Functional Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 4 (11.76%) Web Services
2 3 (8.82%) IDoc
2 3 (8.82%) Middleware
2 3 (8.82%) RESTful
2 3 (8.82%) SAP PI
2 3 (8.82%) SAP XI
2 3 (8.82%) SOAP
2 3 (8.82%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (2.94%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle Exalytics
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Linux
1 3 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (8.82%) Solaris
1 3 (8.82%) Unix
1 3 (8.82%) Windows
1 3 (8.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Analytics
1 10 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
2 9 (26.47%) ERP
3 8 (23.53%) Project Management
4 7 (20.59%) Dashboard Development
4 7 (20.59%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (20.59%) DRM
4 7 (20.59%) Integration Testing
4 7 (20.59%) Regression Testing
4 7 (20.59%) System Integration Testing
4 7 (20.59%) Test Scripting
5 5 (14.71%) Collaborative Working
5 5 (14.71%) Data Analysis
5 5 (14.71%) Resource Management
5 5 (14.71%) Test Management
5 5 (14.71%) Visualisation
6 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (11.76%) Functional Testing
6 4 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) SQL
2 3 (8.82%) ABAP
2 3 (8.82%) Jython
2 3 (8.82%) Python
2 3 (8.82%) VBA
2 3 (8.82%) VBScript
3 2 (5.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) SC Cleared
1 8 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) ACCA
2 2 (5.88%) CIMA
2 2 (5.88%) Degree
3 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) Solvency II
2 1 (2.94%) IFRS
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Virtual Machines
1 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (8.82%) vSphere
Vendors
1 30 (88.24%) Hyperion
2 25 (73.53%) Oracle
3 6 (17.65%) SAP
4 5 (14.71%) MicroStrategy
4 5 (14.71%) Tableau
5 4 (11.76%) Informatica
5 4 (11.76%) Teradata
6 3 (8.82%) Anaplan
6 3 (8.82%) Cognos
6 3 (8.82%) Dell
6 3 (8.82%) IBM
6 3 (8.82%) Red Hat
6 3 (8.82%) Sun
6 3 (8.82%) VMware