Period
to 27 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 27 May 2020 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
6 months to
27 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 610 817 841
Rank change year-on-year +207 +24 -27
Contract jobs citing HFM 10 48 51
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.021% 0.053% 0.051%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.28% 0.79% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 27 29
Median daily rate £563 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.42% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £400 £400
90th Percentile £993 £680 £664
UK excluding London median daily rate £308 £450 £475
% change year-on-year -31.67% -5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London 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 with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 3,541 6,089 6,990
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.51% 6.71% 6.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,090 3,698 4,125
Median daily rate £500 £488 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +3.72% +4.44%
10th Percentile £316 £320 £313
90th Percentile £713 £675 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 86 94
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +55.56% -28.00%
10th Percentile £15.48 £11.25 £9.80
90th Percentile £47.97 £63.75 £47.50
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year - +75.00% -39.39%

HFM
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing HFM as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for HFM in the UK

HFM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing HFM.

Daily rate trend for HFM in the UK

HFM
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing HFM over the 6 months to 27 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for HFM in the UK

HFM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing HFM.

Hourly rate trend for HFM in the UK

HFM
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HFM within the UK over the 6 months to 27 May 2020. 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
England +192 10 £563 +18.42% 1
London +157 8 £600 +20.00% 1
UK excluding London +143 2 £308 -31.67%
Work from Home - 2 - -
South East +131 1 - -
North of England +96 1 £308 -27.65%
Yorkshire - 1 £308 -

For the 6 months to 27 May 2020, 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 with a requirement for HFM.

1 9 (90.00%) Hyperion
2 8 (80.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (30.00%) Essbase
5 2 (20.00%) Endeca
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (20.00%) Star Schema
5 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (20.00%) ERP
5 2 (20.00%) SAP
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (20.00%) Informatica
5 2 (20.00%) SAP BPC
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (20.00%) Analytics
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Exalytics
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (20.00%) Data Reconciliation
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 2 (20.00%) Presales
5 2 (20.00%) Project Delivery
6 1 (10.00%) VBA
6 1 (10.00%) Spreadsheet

HFM
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (20.00%) SAP BPC
2 1 (10.00%) Hyperion Planning
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Essbase
2 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (20.00%) Endeca
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Discoverer
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (20.00%) Star Schema
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Finance Manager
2 2 (20.00%) HFM Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Hyperion Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) OBIEE Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle BI Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Accountant
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Data Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Endeca Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Finance Systems Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Hyperion Accountant
3 1 (10.00%) Hyperion Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Principal Business Intelligence Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Director
3 1 (10.00%) Report Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Accountant
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Exalytics
2 1 (10.00%) Derivative
2 1 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) Analytics
2 2 (20.00%) Data Reconciliation
2 2 (20.00%) ERP
2 2 (20.00%) Presales
2 2 (20.00%) Project Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Creative Thinking
3 1 (10.00%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (10.00%) Data Extraction
3 1 (10.00%) Innovative Thinking
3 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Time Management
3 1 (10.00%) Validation
3 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) GAAP
1 1 (10.00%) IFRS
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Hyperion
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) Informatica
3 2 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (10.00%) Cognos