The table below looks at the statistics for the Functional Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands 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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Consultant
Rank 88 91 82
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 8 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.49% 0.25% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.27% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 2
Average daily rate
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£386 £400 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.43% -30.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £320 £555
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £480 £595
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £62.65
Functional Consultant
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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 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
1488 1468 1463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 91.80% 92.56% 93.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 771 758 654
Average daily rate £350 £301 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.27% -10.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £115 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 98 136
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.00 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% -40.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.30 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+0.30% -7.14%

Functional Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

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 22 October 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Consultant within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire - 2 £338 - 2
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Functional Consultant
England

Functional Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 12 (57.14%) Oracle
2 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 9 (42.86%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (33.33%) Manufacturing
4 5 (23.81%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (23.81%) SAP
4 5 (23.81%) Oracle General Ledger
4 5 (23.81%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (23.81%) Procure-to-pay
4 5 (23.81%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 5 (23.81%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (19.05%) ERP
5 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
5 4 (19.05%) SAP BW
5 4 (19.05%) Change Management
6 3 (14.29%) Workflow
6 3 (14.29%) Advertising
6 3 (14.29%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (14.29%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (14.29%) Retail
6 3 (14.29%) Logistics
6 3 (14.29%) SAP Retail
6 3 (14.29%) SLA
6 3 (14.29%) Service Management
6 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 3 (14.29%) XML
6 3 (14.29%) ITIL
6 3 (14.29%) UNIX
6 3 (14.29%) PL/SQL
6 3 (14.29%) SQL

Functional Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 (14.29%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 9 (42.86%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle General Ledger
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (14.29%) SAP Retail
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 2 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (9.52%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Cash Management
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SAP BW
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (4.76%) SQLPlus
3 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 7 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 3 (14.29%) Advertising
3 3 (14.29%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) XML
2 2 (9.52%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) UNIX
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Procure-to-pay
2 4 (19.05%) ERP
2 4 (19.05%) Change Management
3 3 (14.29%) Workflow
3 3 (14.29%) Logistics
3 3 (14.29%) Service Management
3 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 3 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (9.52%) CRM
4 2 (9.52%) Integration Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Migration
5 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.76%) Data Management
5 1 (4.76%) Information Management
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) PL/SQL
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Oracle
2 5 (23.81%) SAP
3 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.76%) Progress
4 1 (4.76%) Business Objects
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