The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Functional Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Consultant
Rank 159 187 202
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 10 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.30% 0.22% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.23% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 5
Median daily rate £480 £525 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £445 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £610
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £62.50 - -
Functional Consultant
London

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
3195 5541 5581
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.80% 94.69% 94.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2580 4277 4152
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 96 75
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.72 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.62% -1.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.82 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £37.05 £32.03
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Functional Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

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 1 July 2016.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 City of London region featuring Functional Consultant in the job title.

1 11 (64.71%) Finance
2 7 (41.18%) Oracle
3 6 (35.29%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (29.41%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (29.41%) SQL
4 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 5 (29.41%) Financial Institution
4 5 (29.41%) Banking
4 5 (29.41%) General Ledger
5 4 (23.53%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (23.53%) Oracle Assets
5 4 (23.53%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 4 (23.53%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (17.65%) E-business
6 3 (17.65%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (17.65%) Billing
7 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
7 2 (11.76%) Retail
7 2 (11.76%) Regression Testing
7 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
7 2 (11.76%) Volume Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (5.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (5.88%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
8 1 (5.88%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (5.88%) Oracle iProcurement
8 1 (5.88%) SAP IS-U
8 1 (5.88%) Marketing
8 1 (5.88%) CRM

Functional Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (5.88%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle Assets
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (17.65%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (5.88%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
General
1 11 (64.71%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Banking
2 5 (29.41%) Financial Institution
2 5 (29.41%) General Ledger
3 3 (17.65%) Billing
4 2 (11.76%) Retail
5 1 (5.88%) Legal
5 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) E-business
2 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
2 2 (11.76%) Regression Testing
2 2 (11.76%) Volume Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
3 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.88%) CRM
3 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
3 1 (5.88%) Information Management
3 1 (5.88%) Migration
3 1 (5.88%) PLM
3 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.76%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (5.88%) Misys
4 1 (5.88%) SAP