Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 793 779 785
Rank change year-on-year -14 +6 +7
Contract jobs citing HFM 35 38 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.038% 0.043% 0.057%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.51% 0.51% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 24 34
England median daily rate £500 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £414 £413 £341
90th Percentile £598 £596 £625
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
England median hourly rate - - £27.50
UK median hourly rate - - £27.50

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 6,911 7,495 7,866
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 7.47% 8.55% 7.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,209 4,646 4,590
England median daily rate £475 £450 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.05% -1.70%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £281
90th Percentile £650 £625 £607
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £433
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.05% -2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 77 106
England median hourly rate £25.50 £25.00 £35.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.00% -30.07% +36.19%
10th Percentile £9.98 £9.80 £13.38
90th Percentile £57.95 £66.00 £69.07
UK median hourly rate £29.00 £25.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +16.00% -30.56% +21.01%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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
North of England +50 13 £488 - 1
North West +26 13 £488 - 1
London -44 13 £500 +17.65% 6
South East -23 6 £575 +21.05% 1
East of England -17 1 - - 1
South Coast - 1 - -
HFM
UK

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 34 (97.14%) Hyperion
2 31 (88.57%) Finance
3 15 (42.86%) SAP
4 13 (37.14%) Oracle
5 10 (28.57%) Project Management
6 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Excel
7 8 (22.86%) Hyperion Planning
8 7 (20.00%) Analytics
8 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (20.00%) SAP FI
8 7 (20.00%) MS Access
8 7 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
8 7 (20.00%) Essbase
8 7 (20.00%) SAP CO
8 7 (20.00%) Data Analysis
9 6 (17.14%) Oracle Smart View
10 5 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
10 5 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (14.29%) Data Management
10 5 (14.29%) Migration
11 4 (11.43%) ERP
11 4 (11.43%) Web Services
11 4 (11.43%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (11.43%) Planning and Forecasting
12 3 (8.57%) Analytical Thinking
12 3 (8.57%) Data Analytics
12 3 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
12 3 (8.57%) Master Data Management
12 3 (8.57%) Oracle ODI

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 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Hyperion Planning
2 7 (20.00%) SAP CO
2 7 (20.00%) SAP FI
2 7 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (5.71%) SAP Business One
4 1 (2.86%) Hyperion Enterprise
4 1 (2.86%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) Essbase
1 7 (20.00%) MS Access
2 6 (17.14%) Oracle Smart View
3 5 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (8.57%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (5.71%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.86%) QlikView
6 1 (2.86%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 31 (88.57%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (8.57%) Advertising
4 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Analyst
2 9 (25.71%) Data Analyst
3 8 (22.86%) Developer
3 8 (22.86%) SAP Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) Consultant
4 6 (17.14%) SAP Data Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) HFM Consultant
5 5 (14.29%) Hyperion Consultant
5 5 (14.29%) Hyperion Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Project Manager
6 4 (11.43%) Hyperion Project Manager
7 3 (8.57%) Oracle Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) Hyperion Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) SAP Manager
9 1 (2.86%) Applications Manager
9 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Delivery Manager
9 1 (2.86%) Oracle Project Manager
9 1 (2.86%) Senior SAP Project Manager
9 1 (2.86%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) Web Services
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Project Management
2 7 (20.00%) Analytics
2 7 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 5 (14.29%) Data Management
3 5 (14.29%) Migration
3 5 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (11.43%) ERP
4 4 (11.43%) Planning and Forecasting
4 4 (11.43%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.57%) Analytical Thinking
5 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (8.57%) Data Analytics
5 3 (8.57%) Data Migration
5 3 (8.57%) ETL
5 3 (8.57%) Master Data Management
5 3 (8.57%) Security Management
5 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (5.71%) Kanban
6 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) R
2 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.86%) VB
2 1 (2.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.86%) IFRS
Vendors
1 34 (97.14%) Hyperion
2 15 (42.86%) SAP
3 13 (37.14%) Oracle
4 1 (2.86%) CODA
4 1 (2.86%) Cognos
4 1 (2.86%) Tableau