The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Consultant
Rank 184 201 209
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 21 20 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.36% 0.28% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.30% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 15 7
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£488 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £465 £450 £465
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 -
Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5428 6572 7202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.03% 92.50% 92.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3959 4830 5240
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 169 170
Average hourly rate £18.46 £20.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.70% -2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.66 £51.00 £41.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Functional Consultant
London

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Functional Consultant across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Functional Consultant Daily Rate Histogram 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 25 July 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 17 (51.52%) Oracle
2 13 (39.39%) Finance
3 12 (36.36%) Oracle Payables
4 11 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
4 11 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
5 10 (30.30%) Oracle General Ledger
5 10 (30.30%) Oracle Receivables
6 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
6 6 (18.18%) SAP
7 5 (15.15%) CRM
7 5 (15.15%) General Ledger
7 5 (15.15%) Oracle Cash Management
8 4 (12.12%) Oracle Assets
8 4 (12.12%) Oracle iProcurement
8 4 (12.12%) Cash Management
8 4 (12.12%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (12.12%) Oracle 11i
8 4 (12.12%) SQL
8 4 (12.12%) SLA
8 4 (12.12%) Project Management
8 4 (12.12%) Manufacturing
9 3 (9.09%) Workflow
9 3 (9.09%) Service Delivery
9 3 (9.09%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (9.09%) ERP
9 3 (9.09%) Pegasus
9 3 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (9.09%) PL/SQL
9 3 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (9.09%) Unit Testing

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 3 (9.09%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (36.36%) Oracle Payables
2 11 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 11 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (30.30%) Oracle General Ledger
3 10 (30.30%) Oracle Receivables
4 5 (15.15%) Oracle Cash Management
5 4 (12.12%) Oracle Assets
5 4 (12.12%) Oracle iProcurement
5 4 (12.12%) Oracle 11i
6 3 (9.09%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 2 (6.06%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (6.06%) Oracle CRM
7 2 (6.06%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (6.06%) SAP MM
7 2 (6.06%) SAP HR
7 2 (6.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (3.03%) SAP SRM
8 1 (3.03%) SAP ERP
8 1 (3.03%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Taleo
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.03%) SAP BW
2 1 (3.03%) SQLPlus
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.03%) JDeveloper
General
1 13 (39.39%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) General Ledger
3 4 (12.12%) Manufacturing
4 3 (9.09%) Banking
5 1 (3.03%) Retail
5 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.03%) Advertising
5 1 (3.03%) Publishing
5 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) Mason
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (3.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.03%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Linux
1 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.15%) CRM
2 4 (12.12%) Project Management
2 4 (12.12%) Cash Management
3 3 (9.09%) Unit Testing
3 3 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 3 (9.09%) ERP
3 3 (9.09%) Test Scripting
3 3 (9.09%) System Testing
3 3 (9.09%) Workflow
4 1 (3.03%) Validation
4 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.03%) Scrum
4 1 (3.03%) PLM
4 1 (3.03%) Content Management
4 1 (3.03%) Information Management
4 1 (3.03%) Logistics
4 1 (3.03%) Business Analysis
4 1 (3.03%) Time Management
4 1 (3.03%) Database Tuning
4 1 (3.03%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) SQL
2 3 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.06%) Degree
4 1 (3.03%) MBA
4 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) SLA
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) Oracle
2 6 (18.18%) SAP
3 3 (9.09%) Pegasus
3 3 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (6.06%) JD Edwards
4 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.06%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (6.06%) Hyperion
5 1 (3.03%) HP
5 1 (3.03%) CA
5 1 (3.03%) Siebel
5 1 (3.03%) Business Objects
5 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
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Posted: 9 days ago
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Rate: £400 per day + negotiable
Posted: 16 days ago
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Rate: £425 - £500 per day
Posted: 23 days ago