Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 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
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 824 824 787
Rank change year-on-year 0 -37 +3
Contract jobs citing HFM 31 47 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.033% 0.048% 0.075%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.41% 0.58% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 28 55
England median daily rate £525 £461 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.82% -7.75% -9.50%
10th Percentile £388 £375 £313
90th Percentile £638 £613 £650
UK median daily rate £500 £473 £500
% change year-on-year +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 7571 8111 8426
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 7.98% 8.34% 8.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4571 4942 4874
England median daily rate £475 £445 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.74% +2.30% -
10th Percentile £308 £300 £275
90th Percentile £650 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £440 £438
% change year-on-year +7.95% +0.57% +1.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 92 117
England median hourly rate £28.00 £31.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.68% +12.73% +3.62%
10th Percentile £12.43 £10.23 £11.70
90th Percentile £64.67 £99.00 £52.47
UK median hourly rate £29.50 £31.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -4.84% +6.90% +3.57%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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
London -42 11 £513 +13.89% 6
South East +1 8 £575 +4.55% 1
North of England +59 7 £475 - 1
North West +29 7 £475 - 1
East of England -4 3 £415 -17.00%
Midlands +18 1 £650 -
East Midlands 0 1 £650 -
HFM
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for HFM.

1 29 (93.55%) Hyperion
2 28 (90.32%) Finance
3 16 (51.61%) Oracle
4 10 (32.26%) Essbase
5 9 (29.03%) Project Management
5 9 (29.03%) Hyperion Planning
5 9 (29.03%) Oracle Smart View
6 7 (22.58%) SAP
6 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (22.58%) Oracle BI EE
6 7 (22.58%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (19.35%) Planning and Forecasting
7 6 (19.35%) Oracle ODI
7 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Excel
8 5 (16.13%) SAP FI/CO
8 5 (16.13%) Data Analysis
8 5 (16.13%) SAP CO
8 5 (16.13%) SAP FI
8 5 (16.13%) Analytics
8 5 (16.13%) Data Management
9 4 (12.90%) Waterfall
9 4 (12.90%) Master Data Management
9 4 (12.90%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 4 (12.90%) DRM
9 4 (12.90%) ETL
9 4 (12.90%) MS Access
9 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (12.90%) Security Management
9 4 (12.90%) Retail
10 3 (9.68%) Migration

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:

Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (29.03%) Hyperion Planning
2 5 (16.13%) SAP CO
2 5 (16.13%) SAP FI
2 5 (16.13%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (6.45%) SAP Business One
4 1 (3.23%) Hyperion Enterprise
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (3.23%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (32.26%) Essbase
2 9 (29.03%) Oracle Smart View
3 7 (22.58%) Oracle BI EE
4 6 (19.35%) Oracle ODI
5 4 (12.90%) MS Access
6 3 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (9.68%) QlikView
7 2 (6.45%) Endeca
7 2 (6.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
7 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (6.45%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (6.45%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 28 (90.32%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Retail
3 3 (9.68%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (6.45%) Advertising
4 2 (6.45%) Local Government
5 1 (3.23%) Banking
5 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Consultant
2 8 (25.81%) Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Hyperion Consultant
3 6 (19.35%) SAP Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Data Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Developer
4 5 (16.13%) HFM Consultant
4 5 (16.13%) Project Manager
5 4 (12.90%) SAP Data Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Hyperion Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Hyperion Project Manager
7 2 (6.45%) Development Manager
7 2 (6.45%) Hyperion Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Hyperion Planning Manager
7 2 (6.45%) OBIEE Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) Oracle Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Planning Manager
7 2 (6.45%) QlikView Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 2 (6.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) FMCG
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Exalytics
3 1 (3.23%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Project Management
2 7 (22.58%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (19.35%) Planning and Forecasting
4 5 (16.13%) Analytics
4 5 (16.13%) Data Analysis
4 5 (16.13%) Data Management
5 4 (12.90%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 4 (12.90%) DRM
5 4 (12.90%) ETL
5 4 (12.90%) Master Data Management
5 4 (12.90%) Security Management
5 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (12.90%) Waterfall
6 3 (9.68%) Analytical Thinking
6 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (9.68%) ERP
6 3 (9.68%) Migration
6 3 (9.68%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (9.68%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
1 1 (3.23%) SQL
1 1 (3.23%) VB
1 1 (3.23%) VBA
1 1 (3.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) ACCA
2 1 (3.23%) CIMA
2 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) Data Quality
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) IFRS
Vendors
1 29 (93.55%) Hyperion
2 16 (51.61%) Oracle
3 7 (22.58%) SAP
4 2 (6.45%) Informatica