The table below looks at the statistics for the Functional Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Functional Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Consultant
Rank 193 219 185
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -34
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 10 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.16% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.17% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 9
Average daily rate
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£325 £550 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.90% +26.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £425 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £575 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £463 £438
% change year-on-year
-2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £62.65
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5469 6582 5911
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 93.20% 93.14% 92.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4184 4819 4369
Average daily rate £435 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £278 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £601 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 126 140
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.59 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £32.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

Functional Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Functional Consultant in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Functional Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Functional Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Functional Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Functional Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Functional Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Functional Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Functional Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Functional Consultant in their job title.

1 22 (51.16%) Oracle
2 19 (44.19%) Finance
2 19 (44.19%) Oracle EBS R12
3 16 (37.21%) Oracle Payables
3 16 (37.21%) Oracle General Ledger
3 16 (37.21%) Oracle Receivables
4 13 (30.23%) General Ledger
5 12 (27.91%) Security Cleared
5 12 (27.91%) Oracle EBS
6 11 (25.58%) Oracle Assets
7 10 (23.26%) SC Cleared
7 10 (23.26%) Oracle iProcurement
7 10 (23.26%) SAP
7 10 (23.26%) CRM
8 9 (20.93%) Cash Management
8 9 (20.93%) Unit Testing
8 9 (20.93%) Test Scripting
8 9 (20.93%) Oracle Cash Management
9 8 (18.60%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 8 (18.60%) Manufacturing
10 5 (11.63%) Oracle Certification
11 4 (9.30%) SAP SD
11 4 (9.30%) Configuration Management
11 4 (9.30%) Oracle 11i
11 4 (9.30%) HP
11 4 (9.30%) Dynamics CRM
12 3 (6.98%) Workflow
12 3 (6.98%) User Acceptance Testing
12 3 (6.98%) Banking
12 3 (6.98%) SAP CO

Functional Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Functional Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Functional Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (44.19%) Oracle EBS R12
2 16 (37.21%) Oracle Payables
2 16 (37.21%) Oracle General Ledger
2 16 (37.21%) Oracle Receivables
3 12 (27.91%) Oracle EBS
4 11 (25.58%) Oracle Assets
5 10 (23.26%) Oracle iProcurement
6 9 (20.93%) Oracle Cash Management
7 8 (18.60%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 4 (9.30%) SAP SD
8 4 (9.30%) Oracle 11i
8 4 (9.30%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (6.98%) SAP CO
10 2 (4.65%) SAP FI
10 2 (4.65%) SAP MM
10 2 (4.65%) Oracle CRM
10 2 (4.65%) Oracle ERP
10 2 (4.65%) SAP FI/CO
11 1 (2.33%) Oracle Retail
11 1 (2.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.33%) LSMW
General
1 19 (44.19%) Finance
2 13 (30.23%) General Ledger
3 8 (18.60%) Manufacturing
4 3 (6.98%) Banking
5 2 (4.65%) Retail
5 2 (4.65%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.33%) Advertising
6 1 (2.33%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.33%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.26%) CRM
2 9 (20.93%) Cash Management
2 9 (20.93%) Unit Testing
2 9 (20.93%) Test Scripting
3 4 (9.30%) Configuration Management
4 3 (6.98%) Workflow
4 3 (6.98%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (6.98%) ERP
5 2 (4.65%) Project Management
6 1 (2.33%) Procure-to-pay
6 1 (2.33%) Test Automation
6 1 (2.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (2.33%) SAP Implementation
6 1 (2.33%) Workflow Management
6 1 (2.33%) Data Migration
6 1 (2.33%) Test Management
6 1 (2.33%) Business Development
6 1 (2.33%) Scrum
6 1 (2.33%) Migration
6 1 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.98%) SQL
2 2 (4.65%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.33%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 12 (27.91%) Security Cleared
2 10 (23.26%) SC Cleared
3 5 (11.63%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 22 (51.16%) Oracle
2 10 (23.26%) SAP
3 4 (9.30%) HP
4 3 (6.98%) Pegasus
4 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.65%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (4.65%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (2.33%) Siebel
6 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.33%) Hyperion
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