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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Hyperion Financial Management (HFM)
UK / England
Rank 558 569 559
Rank change year-on-year +11 -10  
Contract jobs citing HFM 16 44 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.039% 0.090% 0.072%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.45% 1.13% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 24 21
Median daily rate £425 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.52% -5.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £500 £570
% change year-on-year -12.50% -12.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 -

HFM is in the business application skills category. The next 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.

Contract Business Application Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 3526 3899 4175
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 8.55% 7.95% 8.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2164 2390 2438
Median daily rate £450 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% -2.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 44 38
Median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.81% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.95 £9.90 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £63.16 £60.02
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +41.81% +52.77%  

HFM
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing HFM as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

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 Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 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
South East +19 8 £438 -12.50% 1
London +14 6 £425 -2.85% 4
East of England -1 2 - -
HFM
UK

HFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 32 (80.00%) Finance
2 31 (77.50%) Hyperion
3 24 (60.00%) Oracle
4 15 (37.50%) Oracle ODI
5 13 (32.50%) Oracle BI EE
6 12 (30.00%) Data Management
7 11 (27.50%) Hyperion Planning
7 11 (27.50%) Essbase
8 10 (25.00%) Master Data Management
9 9 (22.50%) Oracle Reports
10 8 (20.00%) SAP
10 8 (20.00%) ETL
10 8 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (20.00%) Banking
11 7 (17.50%) Security Management
12 6 (15.00%) SQL
13 5 (12.50%) Validation
14 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
14 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
14 4 (10.00%) PeopleSoft
14 4 (10.00%) Project Management
14 4 (10.00%) Oracle Smart View
14 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
14 4 (10.00%) Programme Governance
14 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
14 4 (10.00%) Visualisation
14 4 (10.00%) Information Management
15 3 (7.50%) HP Quality Center
15 3 (7.50%) Budgeting and Forecasting
15 3 (7.50%) Planning and Forecasting

HFM
Top Related 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 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.00%) MS Office
3 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (27.50%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (5.00%) SAP GRC
3 1 (2.50%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (2.50%) Loan IQ
3 1 (2.50%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 1 (2.50%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) IMAP
2 1 (2.50%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (37.50%) Oracle ODI
2 13 (32.50%) Oracle BI EE
3 11 (27.50%) Essbase
4 9 (22.50%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (10.00%) Oracle Smart View
5 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (5.00%) Data Mining
7 1 (2.50%) Big Data
7 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.50%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 32 (80.00%) Finance
2 8 (20.00%) Banking
3 3 (7.50%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (20.00%) Consultant
2 7 (17.50%) Administrator
2 7 (17.50%) Developer
3 6 (15.00%) HFM Consultant
3 6 (15.00%) Hyperion Administrator
3 6 (15.00%) Hyperion Consultant
3 6 (15.00%) OBIEE Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Auditor
6 2 (5.00%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Hyperion Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Hyperion Planning Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Implementation Manager
6 2 (5.00%) IT Auditor
6 2 (5.00%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Technical Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Online Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) Data Management
2 10 (25.00%) Master Data Management
3 8 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (20.00%) ETL
4 7 (17.50%) Security Management
5 5 (12.50%) Validation
6 4 (10.00%) Information Management
6 4 (10.00%) Programme Governance
6 4 (10.00%) Project Management
6 4 (10.00%) Visualisation
7 3 (7.50%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 3 (7.50%) DRM
7 3 (7.50%) People Management
7 3 (7.50%) Planning and Forecasting
8 2 (5.00%) IT Audit
8 2 (5.00%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.00%) Time Management
8 2 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (5.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.00%) SQL
2 2 (5.00%) VBA
3 1 (2.50%) C
3 1 (2.50%) VB
3 1 (2.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) ACCA
1 2 (5.00%) CIMA
1 2 (5.00%) Degree
1 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) Data Quality
2 2 (5.00%) COBIT
2 2 (5.00%) IFRS
2 2 (5.00%) QA
2 2 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.50%) IFRS 9
3 1 (2.50%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (77.50%) Hyperion
2 24 (60.00%) Oracle
3 8 (20.00%) SAP
4 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (10.00%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (5.00%) Cognos
5 2 (5.00%) Misys
6 1 (2.50%) Anaplan
6 1 (2.50%) MKS
6 1 (2.50%) Tableau
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