The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East Midlands 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 82 88 80
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 14 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.92% 0.38% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 0.40% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 7
Median daily rate £510 £500 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £491 £362
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £519 £543
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
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1456 1497 1410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 95.98% 95.17% 96.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 871 869 718
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £516 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 67 126
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.82 £10.20 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £32.00 £35.00
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 East Midlands

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

Functional Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Functional Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Functional Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Functional Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Functional Consultant across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Functional Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Functional Consultant
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
Nottinghamshire -2 3 £480 -4.00%
Leicestershire - 3 £410 -
Derbyshire +5 1 £525 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £400 -
Functional Consultant
England

Functional Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region featuring Functional Consultant in the job title.

1 24 (72.73%) Oracle
2 18 (54.55%) Oracle EBS
2 18 (54.55%) Finance
3 15 (45.45%) SQL
4 14 (42.42%) Oracle EBS R12
5 12 (36.36%) PL/SQL
6 8 (24.24%) Oracle Financials
6 8 (24.24%) Oracle Payables
6 8 (24.24%) Oracle Receivables
7 7 (21.21%) Oracle General Ledger
7 7 (21.21%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 7 (21.21%) Unix
7 7 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (15.15%) Oracle Discoverer
8 5 (15.15%) Oracle Assets
9 4 (12.12%) Cash Management
9 4 (12.12%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (12.12%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (12.12%) CRM
9 4 (12.12%) Toad
9 4 (12.12%) SAP
9 4 (12.12%) Workflow
9 4 (12.12%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (9.09%) PeopleSoft
10 3 (9.09%) HTML
10 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
10 3 (9.09%) EPoS
10 3 (9.09%) PeopleSoft CRM
10 3 (9.09%) Oracle Cash Management
10 3 (9.09%) Oracle E-Business Tax

Functional Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 4 (12.12%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 18 (54.55%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (42.42%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (24.24%) Oracle Financials
3 8 (24.24%) Oracle Payables
3 8 (24.24%) Oracle Receivables
4 7 (21.21%) Oracle General Ledger
5 5 (15.15%) Oracle Assets
6 3 (9.09%) Oracle Cash Management
6 3 (9.09%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 3 (9.09%) PeopleSoft CRM
7 2 (6.06%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (3.03%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (3.03%) Oracle HRMS
8 1 (3.03%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 1 (3.03%) Oracle iRecruitment
8 1 (3.03%) Oracle Payroll
8 1 (3.03%) SAP CO
8 1 (3.03%) SAP FI
8 1 (3.03%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 5 (15.15%) Oracle Discoverer
3 4 (12.12%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.03%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle Forms
1 4 (12.12%) Toad
General
1 18 (54.55%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Advertising
2 2 (6.06%) General Ledger
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (12.12%) Cash Management
2 4 (12.12%) CRM
2 4 (12.12%) Workflow
3 2 (6.06%) Data Management
4 1 (3.03%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.03%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (3.03%) Data Mapping
4 1 (3.03%) Data Migration
4 1 (3.03%) EAM
4 1 (3.03%) ERP
4 1 (3.03%) Integration Testing
4 1 (3.03%) ITIL
4 1 (3.03%) Master Data Management
4 1 (3.03%) Migration
4 1 (3.03%) Order to Cash
4 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.03%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (3.03%) Unit Testing
4 1 (3.03%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (45.45%) SQL
2 12 (36.36%) PL/SQL
3 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SEPA
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
Vendors
1 24 (72.73%) Oracle
2 4 (12.12%) SAP
3 3 (9.09%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.03%) Pegasus