Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 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
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 807 768 790
Rank change year-on-year -39 +22 -15
Contract jobs citing HFM 36 29 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.039% 0.035% 0.063%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.58% 0.42% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 37
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - -10.00%
10th Percentile £388 £413 £338
90th Percentile £603 £559 £545
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +2.78% - -10.00%
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 6,255 6,895 7,456
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 6.79% 8.26% 7.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,744 4,065 4,526
England median daily rate £475 £450 £436
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +3.15% -3.06%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £289
90th Percentile £675 £628 £613
UK median daily rate £470 £450 £433
% change year-on-year +4.44% +4.05% -1.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 92 81
England median hourly rate £21.96 £28.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.28% +2.73% +29.11%
10th Percentile £8.95 £12.50 £12.00
90th Percentile £48.13 £57.95 £69.07
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £30.19 £27.50
% change year-on-year -25.47% +9.78% +22.22%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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
London -36 18 £475 +11.76% 5
North West -5 9 £525 -
North of England -5 9 £525 -
East of England +1 4 £438 -
South West +7 1 £275 -43.59%
South East -31 1 - - 1
South Coast - 1 - -
HFM
UK

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 (94.44%) Hyperion
2 31 (86.11%) Finance
3 17 (47.22%) Oracle
4 12 (33.33%) SAP
5 10 (27.78%) Essbase
6 9 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 8 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
8 7 (19.44%) SAP CO
8 7 (19.44%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (19.44%) Analytics
8 7 (19.44%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (16.67%) Data Analysis
9 6 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO
9 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (16.67%) ETL
9 6 (16.67%) SAP FI
9 6 (16.67%) Project Management
10 5 (13.89%) Quality Management
10 5 (13.89%) Degree
10 5 (13.89%) Hyperion Planning
10 5 (13.89%) Data Quality
11 4 (11.11%) Data Analytics
11 4 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
11 4 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
11 4 (11.11%) Trend Analysis
11 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
11 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
11 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel

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 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (19.44%) SAP CO
2 6 (16.67%) SAP FI
2 6 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO
3 5 (13.89%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (2.78%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) SaaS
2 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) Essbase
2 8 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (8.33%) MS Access
4 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.56%) OLAP
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle OLAP
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle Smart View
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (2.78%) SAP BW
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) JIRA
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Forms
General
1 31 (86.11%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) General Ledger
2 3 (8.33%) Retail
3 2 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Analyst
2 8 (22.22%) Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Architect
3 6 (16.67%) Data Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Hyperion Architect
4 5 (13.89%) SAP Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Hyperion Developer
5 4 (11.11%) SAP Data Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Consultant
6 3 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Accountant
7 2 (5.56%) HFM Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Hyperion Project Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.56%) SAP Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Project Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Systems Accountant
7 2 (5.56%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) FMCG
3 1 (2.78%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (19.44%) Analytics
2 7 (19.44%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (19.44%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 6 (16.67%) ETL
3 6 (16.67%) Project Management
3 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (13.89%) Quality Management
5 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (11.11%) Data Analytics
5 4 (11.11%) Trend Analysis
6 3 (8.33%) Collaborative Working
6 3 (8.33%) Data Management
6 3 (8.33%) Defect Management
6 3 (8.33%) Performance Management
7 2 (5.56%) Manual Testing
7 2 (5.56%) Test Scripting
7 2 (5.56%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) Python
2 1 (2.78%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
2 4 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.78%) GAAP
2 1 (2.78%) P3O
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 34 (94.44%) Hyperion
2 17 (47.22%) Oracle
3 12 (33.33%) SAP
4 1 (2.78%) CODA
4 1 (2.78%) Cognos
4 1 (2.78%) HP
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.78%) Tableau