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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Functional Consultant
England / East Midlands
Rank 84 84 89
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 10 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.69% 0.81% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.85% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 0
Median daily rate £378 £405 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £466
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -3.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
1392 1531 1476
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 95.93% 95.33% 96.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 864 886 797
Median daily rate £363 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 65 96
Median hourly rate £13.00 £16.06 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.02% +1.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.44 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £42.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 +8 7 £378 +10.62%
Northamptonshire -9 1 £450 -10.00%
Functional Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 20 (64.52%) SAP
2 10 (32.26%) SaaS
3 7 (22.58%) Oracle
4 6 (19.35%) Incident Management
5 5 (16.13%) Retail
5 5 (16.13%) Finance
5 5 (16.13%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (12.90%) CRM
6 4 (12.90%) Logistics
6 4 (12.90%) Supply Chain Management
6 4 (12.90%) SAP Retail
6 4 (12.90%) Test Scripting
7 3 (9.68%) Billing
7 3 (9.68%) SLA
8 2 (6.45%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (6.45%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 2 (6.45%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (6.45%) SAP S/4HANA
8 2 (6.45%) SAP CAR
8 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
8 2 (6.45%) SAP SD
8 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
8 2 (6.45%) Advertising
8 2 (6.45%) Migration
8 2 (6.45%) SAP MDM
8 2 (6.45%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (6.45%) Oracle ASCP
8 2 (6.45%) Data Migration
9 1 (3.23%) SAP EHS
9 1 (3.23%) Computer Science

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:

Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (12.90%) SAP Retail
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle ASCP
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (6.45%) SAP CAR
3 2 (6.45%) SAP MDM
3 2 (6.45%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (6.45%) SAP SD
4 1 (3.23%) Demantra
4 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle iRecruitment
4 1 (3.23%) SAP CO
4 1 (3.23%) SAP CRM
4 1 (3.23%) SAP FI
4 1 (3.23%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 10 (32.26%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
1 5 (16.13%) Retail
2 3 (9.68%) Billing
3 2 (6.45%) Advertising
3 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.23%) General Ledger
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) Incident Management
2 4 (12.90%) CRM
2 4 (12.90%) Logistics
2 4 (12.90%) Supply Chain Management
2 4 (12.90%) Test Scripting
3 2 (6.45%) Data Migration
3 2 (6.45%) Migration
4 1 (3.23%) Business Analysis
4 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.23%) Change Management
4 1 (3.23%) Data Architecture
4 1 (3.23%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.23%) Data Management
4 1 (3.23%) E-business
4 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (3.23%) ERP
4 1 (3.23%) Process Management
4 1 (3.23%) Quality Management
4 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
1 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
Vendors
1 20 (64.52%) SAP
2 7 (22.58%) Oracle
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.23%) PeopleSoft