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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Consultant
Rank 81 91 81
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 13 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.82% 0.36% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 0.39% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 0
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£413 £383 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.84% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £455 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+1.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
1481 1527 1443
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 93.67% 92.66% 93.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 760 766 638
Average daily rate £350 £320 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £125 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 104 131
Average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.53 £11.00 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 - 1 £488 - 1
Functional Consultant
England

Functional Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 10 (52.63%) Oracle
2 9 (47.37%) Finance
2 9 (47.37%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (36.84%) Manufacturing
4 6 (31.58%) Oracle General Ledger
4 6 (31.58%) Oracle Payables
4 6 (31.58%) Procure-to-pay
4 6 (31.58%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 6 (31.58%) Oracle Receivables
5 5 (26.32%) ERP
5 5 (26.32%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (21.05%) Workflow
6 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
6 4 (21.05%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (21.05%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (21.05%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (21.05%) Oracle9i Database
6 4 (21.05%) SAP
6 4 (21.05%) XML
6 4 (21.05%) PL/SQL
6 4 (21.05%) SQL
6 4 (21.05%) UNIX
6 4 (21.05%) Change Management
6 4 (21.05%) Oracle ERP
6 4 (21.05%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
6 4 (21.05%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 3 (15.79%) Retail
7 3 (15.79%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (15.79%) Advertising

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 4 (21.05%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle General Ledger
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle Payables
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle Receivables
3 5 (26.32%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (21.05%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (21.05%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (15.79%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (15.79%) SAP Retail
6 2 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (10.53%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle Assets
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 1 (5.26%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (5.26%) Oracle iProcurement
7 1 (5.26%) Oracle 11i
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle9i Database
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 3 (15.79%) SAP BW
3 2 (10.53%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (47.37%) Finance
2 7 (36.84%) Manufacturing
3 3 (15.79%) Retail
3 3 (15.79%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) XML
2 2 (10.53%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) UNIX
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Procure-to-pay
2 5 (26.32%) ERP
3 4 (21.05%) Workflow
3 4 (21.05%) Change Management
4 3 (15.79%) Logistics
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL
4 3 (15.79%) Service Management
4 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.53%) CRM
5 2 (10.53%) Integration Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.26%) Data Management
6 1 (5.26%) Migration
6 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) PL/SQL
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) SAP
3 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
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