The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Functional Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Functional Consultant
UK / England
Rank 428 390 430
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +40
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 149 206 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.36% 0.45% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.48% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 104 72
Median daily rate £450 £478 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.75% +6.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £598
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £87.00
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 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
39259 43355 43155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.68% 94.94% 94.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 25755 27927 27633
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1348 1585 1746
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

Functional Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Functional Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in England

Functional Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Functional Consultant Daily Rate Trend in England

Functional Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Functional Consultant across the England region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Functional Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in England

Functional Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Functional Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in England

Functional Consultant
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 17 January 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
London -23 60 £450 -10.00% 16
East Midlands +29 26 £378 -5.50%
Yorkshire +30 19 £540 -1.81% 1
South East -1 15 £375 -16.66% 5
West Midlands -5 9 £450 +12.50% 2
East of England +5 6 £525 - 2
North West +3 4 £425 -
South West -3 4 £425 -10.52% 2
North East -30 3 £475 +5.55%
Midlands 0 1 - -
Functional Consultant
UK

Functional Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 England region featuring Functional Consultant in the job title.

1 103 (35.40%) Oracle
2 97 (33.33%) SAP
3 78 (26.80%) Finance
4 59 (20.27%) Microsoft
5 50 (17.18%) Oracle EBS R12
6 45 (15.46%) CRM
7 42 (14.43%) Dynamics AX
8 36 (12.37%) ERP
9 33 (11.34%) Oracle EBS
10 27 (9.28%) Oracle Receivables
11 26 (8.93%) User Acceptance Testing
12 25 (8.59%) Retail
12 25 (8.59%) Dynamics CRM
13 24 (8.25%) Migration
13 24 (8.25%) SQL
14 22 (7.56%) Billing
14 22 (7.56%) Oracle Payables
15 20 (6.87%) Manufacturing
16 18 (6.19%) MS Excel
16 18 (6.19%) Degree
17 16 (5.50%) Data Migration
17 16 (5.50%) Business Analysis
17 16 (5.50%) Oracle Reports
17 16 (5.50%) Stakeholder Management
17 16 (5.50%) Analytical Skills
18 15 (5.15%) PL/SQL
18 15 (5.15%) Oracle General Ledger
19 14 (4.81%) Marketing
19 14 (4.81%) JavaScript
19 14 (4.81%) Oracle Financials

Functional Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 (1.37%) Oracle Self-Service HR
1 4 (1.37%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (0.34%) IBM Notes
2 1 (0.34%) MTS
2 1 (0.34%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.34%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (6.19%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.06%) MS Office
3 2 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.69%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.34%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 50 (17.18%) Oracle EBS R12
2 42 (14.43%) Dynamics AX
3 33 (11.34%) Oracle EBS
4 27 (9.28%) Oracle Receivables
5 25 (8.59%) Dynamics CRM
6 22 (7.56%) Oracle Payables
7 15 (5.15%) Oracle General Ledger
8 14 (4.81%) Oracle Financials
9 13 (4.47%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 13 (4.47%) SAP IS-U
10 11 (3.78%) Oracle Assets
10 11 (3.78%) SAP Retail
11 10 (3.44%) SAP CRM
12 9 (3.09%) Oracle Applications
12 9 (3.09%) SAP MM
13 8 (2.75%) Oracle HRMS
13 8 (2.75%) Oracle iRecruitment
14 6 (2.06%) SAP CO
14 6 (2.06%) SAP FI
14 6 (2.06%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.12%) SaaS
2 6 (2.06%) Taleo
3 2 (0.69%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.34%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (5.50%) Oracle Reports
2 12 (4.12%) SQL Server
3 10 (3.44%) Oracle BI EE
4 7 (2.41%) Oracle Discoverer
5 6 (2.06%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 3 (1.03%) SAP BW
6 3 (1.03%) Siebel EIM
7 2 (0.69%) GIS
7 2 (0.69%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.69%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.34%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.34%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (1.37%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (1.03%) JDeveloper
3 2 (0.69%) PeopleTools
4 1 (0.34%) Ant
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle APEX
General
1 78 (26.80%) Finance
2 25 (8.59%) Retail
3 22 (7.56%) Billing
4 20 (6.87%) Manufacturing
5 14 (4.81%) Marketing
6 10 (3.44%) Advertising
6 10 (3.44%) General Ledger
7 9 (3.09%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.37%) Banking
9 3 (1.03%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.69%) French Language
10 2 (0.69%) Law
10 2 (0.69%) Legal
11 1 (0.34%) Local Government
11 1 (0.34%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.44%) Oracle Fusion
2 9 (3.09%) SAPUI5
3 8 (2.75%) Middleware
3 8 (2.75%) SAP Fiori
4 3 (1.03%) XML
5 2 (0.69%) .NET
5 2 (0.69%) CSS
5 2 (0.69%) HTML
5 2 (0.69%) jQuery
5 2 (0.69%) Web Dynpro
6 1 (0.34%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.34%) Mason
6 1 (0.34%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.34%) SAP Business Workflow
6 1 (0.34%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (5.50%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (2.41%) Replication
3 4 (1.37%) Life Science
4 2 (0.69%) Computer Science
4 2 (0.69%) Data Centre
4 2 (0.69%) Data Structures
4 2 (0.69%) EPoS
5 1 (0.34%) Data Conversion
5 1 (0.34%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.34%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.34%) FMCG
5 1 (0.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.34%) iPad
5 1 (0.34%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.34%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.34%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.34%) AIX
1 1 (0.34%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (15.46%) CRM
2 36 (12.37%) ERP
3 26 (8.93%) User Acceptance Testing
4 24 (8.25%) Migration
5 16 (5.50%) Business Analysis
5 16 (5.50%) Data Migration
5 16 (5.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (4.12%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (4.12%) Logistics
6 12 (4.12%) Procure-to-Pay
7 11 (3.78%) Test Scripting
8 9 (3.09%) Project Management
9 8 (2.75%) Data Modelling
9 8 (2.75%) E-business
9 8 (2.75%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (2.41%) Asset Management
10 7 (2.41%) Data Analysis
10 7 (2.41%) Performance Management
11 6 (2.06%) Change Management
11 6 (2.06%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (8.25%) SQL
2 15 (5.15%) PL/SQL
3 14 (4.81%) JavaScript
4 10 (3.44%) ABAP
5 4 (1.37%) C
6 3 (1.03%) Java
7 2 (0.69%) C#
7 2 (0.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (6.19%) Degree
2 6 (2.06%) SC Cleared
2 6 (2.06%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.37%) ACCA
4 1 (0.34%) HNC
4 1 (0.34%) HND
4 1 (0.34%) NVQ Level 4
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.34%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.37%) GMP
1 4 (1.37%) QA
2 3 (1.03%) SLA
3 1 (0.34%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 103 (35.40%) Oracle
2 97 (33.33%) SAP
3 59 (20.27%) Microsoft
4 10 (3.44%) PeopleSoft
5 8 (2.75%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (1.37%) JD Edwards
6 4 (1.37%) Siebel
7 3 (1.03%) Workday
8 2 (0.69%) Kronos
9 1 (0.34%) Ariba
9 1 (0.34%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.34%) hybris
9 1 (0.34%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.34%) IFS
9 1 (0.34%) Lotus
9 1 (0.34%) Saba
9 1 (0.34%) Sage
9 1 (0.34%) SEEBURGER
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