The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had Functional Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Consultant
Rank 110 92 128
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +36
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 13 20 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.55% 0.81% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.88% 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 1
Median daily rate £450 £550 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +5.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £473
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £62.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £62.50 - -
Functional Consultant
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2179 2284 2349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.45% 92.77% 93.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1165 1142 1086
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.16% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 94 58
Median hourly rate £15.00 £21.55 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.39% +26.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.25 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £39.00 £32.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Functional Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Berkshire region that featured Functional Consultant in the job title.

Functional Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Functional Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Functional Consultant across the Berkshire region.

Functional Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Functional Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Functional Consultant across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

Functional Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Functional Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Functional Consultant across the Berkshire region.

Functional Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Functional Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Consultant within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Slough - 4 £450 - 1
Reading -20 1 £563 +25.00%
Wokingham - 1 £510 -
Functional Consultant
South East

Functional Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, Functional Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region featuring Functional Consultant in the job title.

1 8 (47.06%) Finance
1 8 (47.06%) Oracle
2 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 7 (41.18%) Primavera
3 4 (23.53%) Regression Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (23.53%) Migration
3 4 (23.53%) CRM
3 4 (23.53%) Data Modelling
3 4 (23.53%) MS Project
3 4 (23.53%) XML
3 4 (23.53%) UML
3 4 (23.53%) HTML
3 4 (23.53%) Java
3 4 (23.53%) SQL
3 4 (23.53%) .NET
3 4 (23.53%) Time Management
3 4 (23.53%) Data Migration
3 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
3 4 (23.53%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (23.53%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (23.53%) Use Case
3 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (23.53%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (17.65%) Workflow
5 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.76%) Siebel
5 2 (11.76%) Dynamics NAV

Functional Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 3 (17.65%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Primavera
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (11.76%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (5.88%) Maximo
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) GIS
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
1 4 (23.53%) HTML
1 4 (23.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) CRM
1 4 (23.53%) Data Migration
1 4 (23.53%) Data Modelling
1 4 (23.53%) Migration
1 4 (23.53%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 4 (23.53%) Regression Testing
1 4 (23.53%) Requirements Analysis
1 4 (23.53%) Systems Analysis
1 4 (23.53%) Time Management
1 4 (23.53%) UML
1 4 (23.53%) Use Case
1 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (17.65%) Workflow
3 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.76%) Business Process Improvement
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (11.76%) Process Improvement
4 1 (5.88%) Cash Management
4 1 (5.88%) Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) Java
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Siebel
3 1 (5.88%) IFS
3 1 (5.88%) SAP