The table below looks at the statistics for the Functional Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Consultant
Rank 101 111 136
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +25
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 23 22 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.91% 0.83% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 0.86% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 2
Average daily rate £425 £475 £556
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -14.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £475 £551
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £561
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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 of England 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 of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2451 2567 2894
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 96.61% 96.40% 94.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1427 1423 1615
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 152 243 206
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Functional Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Functional Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Functional Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Functional Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Functional Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Functional Consultant across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Functional Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Functional Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Functional Consultant across the East of England region.

Functional Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Functional Consultant
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Suffolk - 7 £425 -
Essex -7 6 £400 -
Hertfordshire +11 4 £425 -10.52% 1
Cambridgeshire +9 4 £490 +3.15%
Bedfordshire +1 2 £450 -10.00%
Functional Consultant
England

Functional Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 (37.50%) Oracle
2 11 (34.38%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 9 (28.13%) Finance
5 8 (25.00%) SAP
5 8 (25.00%) CRM
6 7 (21.88%) Dynamics CRM
6 7 (21.88%) User Stories
6 7 (21.88%) Oracle Receivables
7 6 (18.75%) Marketing
7 6 (18.75%) Oracle EBS
8 5 (15.63%) Migration
8 5 (15.63%) Data Migration
9 4 (12.50%) Oracle iProcurement
9 4 (12.50%) E-business
9 4 (12.50%) ERP
10 3 (9.38%) Change Management
10 3 (9.38%) XML
10 3 (9.38%) Workflow
10 3 (9.38%) Retail
11 2 (6.25%) Oracle General Ledger
11 2 (6.25%) Oracle Payables
11 2 (6.25%) SAP ERP
11 2 (6.25%) SAP IS-U
11 2 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (6.25%) Test Scripting
11 2 (6.25%) Oracle Cash Management
11 2 (6.25%) Oracle Assets
11 2 (6.25%) Oracle E-Business Tax
11 2 (6.25%) Oracle Internet Expenses

Functional Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 1 (3.13%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 11 (34.38%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (21.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (21.88%) Oracle Receivables
3 6 (18.75%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (12.50%) Oracle iProcurement
5 2 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle AGIS
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (6.25%) SAP ERP
5 2 (6.25%) SAP IS-U
6 1 (3.13%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (3.13%) SAP MM
6 1 (3.13%) SAP PP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (6.25%) SAP BW
1 2 (6.25%) SAP HANA
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 9 (28.13%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Marketing
3 3 (9.38%) Retail
4 2 (6.25%) Legal
4 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.13%) Aerospace
5 1 (3.13%) General Ledger
5 1 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) XML
2 2 (6.25%) BAPI
2 2 (6.25%) SAP Smart Forms
3 1 (3.13%) SAP ALE
3 1 (3.13%) SAP Fiori
3 1 (3.13%) SAPUI5
3 1 (3.13%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.13%) LIMS
2 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) CRM
2 7 (21.88%) User Stories
3 5 (15.63%) Data Migration
3 5 (15.63%) Migration
4 4 (12.50%) E-business
4 4 (12.50%) ERP
5 3 (9.38%) Change Management
5 3 (9.38%) Workflow
6 2 (6.25%) Document Management
6 2 (6.25%) Logistics
6 2 (6.25%) Project Management
6 2 (6.25%) Test Scripting
6 2 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.13%) Analytics
7 1 (3.13%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.13%) Business Analytics
7 1 (3.13%) Information Management
7 1 (3.13%) Presales
7 1 (3.13%) Product Management
7 1 (3.13%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) ABAP
1 2 (6.25%) SAPscript
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
1 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) GxP
1 1 (3.13%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) Oracle
2 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 8 (25.00%) SAP
4 1 (3.13%) IFS
Hertfordshire
Lawrence Harvey
Posted: 13 days ago