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 26 September 2016 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Consultant
Rank 478 436 403
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -33
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 141 198 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.38% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.40% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 80 116
Median daily rate £500 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £395 £369
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £541
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £458 £451
% change year-on-year
+9.28% +1.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £62.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Functional Consultant
UK

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
47211 49401 48939
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.65% 94.99% 93.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 31129 32106 30344
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1529 1897 1992
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.80 £41.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 26 September 2016.

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 26 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 63 £525 +5.00% 15
South East -5 17 £473 +6.77% 1
West Midlands -28 17 £488 +7.73% 4
East of England +5 9 £425 -18.26%
South West +17 8 £520 +4.00%
Midlands -1 8 £90 -78.57% 1
East Midlands -2 6 £575 +9.52%
North West -7 5 £475 +5.55% 2
Yorkshire +8 3 £538 +26.47%
North East -33 3 £600 +15.49%
Functional Consultant
UK

Functional Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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.

1 112 (37.33%) Oracle
2 99 (33.00%) Finance
3 73 (24.33%) SAP
4 62 (20.67%) Microsoft
5 57 (19.00%) Oracle EBS
6 45 (15.00%) Dynamics AX
7 42 (14.00%) SQL
8 40 (13.33%) CRM
9 39 (13.00%) Oracle EBS R12
10 36 (12.00%) Oracle Payables
10 36 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
11 34 (11.33%) User Acceptance Testing
12 32 (10.67%) PL/SQL
13 30 (10.00%) Oracle Financials
13 30 (10.00%) Migration
14 29 (9.67%) Oracle Receivables
15 27 (9.00%) Oracle General Ledger
16 26 (8.67%) Dynamics CRM
17 24 (8.00%) Oracle Assets
18 23 (7.67%) Manufacturing
19 22 (7.33%) Retail
19 22 (7.33%) Data Migration
19 22 (7.33%) Analytical Skills
20 20 (6.67%) ERP
21 16 (5.33%) Oracle Discoverer
21 16 (5.33%) Stakeholder Management
21 16 (5.33%) Logistics
22 15 (5.00%) MS Excel
23 14 (4.67%) JD Edwards
23 14 (4.67%) Salesforce.com

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 6 (2.00%) Oracle UPK
1 6 (2.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (1.00%) Oracle Self-Service HR
3 1 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.00%) MS Project
3 4 (1.33%) MS Office
4 3 (1.00%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 57 (19.00%) Oracle EBS
2 45 (15.00%) Dynamics AX
3 39 (13.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 36 (12.00%) Oracle Payables
5 30 (10.00%) Oracle Financials
6 29 (9.67%) Oracle Receivables
7 27 (9.00%) Oracle General Ledger
8 26 (8.67%) Dynamics CRM
9 24 (8.00%) Oracle Assets
10 13 (4.33%) Oracle Applications
10 13 (4.33%) SAP MM
11 9 (3.00%) Oracle Cash Management
11 9 (3.00%) Oracle E-Business Tax
12 8 (2.67%) Oracle iRecruitment
12 8 (2.67%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 7 (2.33%) Oracle Payroll
14 6 (2.00%) SAP CO
14 6 (2.00%) SAP FI
14 6 (2.00%) SAP FI/CO
14 6 (2.00%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.00%) Taleo
2 3 (1.00%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.33%) Force.com
3 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.33%) Office 365
3 1 (0.33%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (5.33%) Oracle Discoverer
2 14 (4.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 11 (3.67%) SQL Server
4 10 (3.33%) SAP BW
5 9 (3.00%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (1.00%) SAP BI
6 3 (1.00%) Siebel EIM
7 2 (0.67%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.67%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.33%) GIS
8 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.33%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (1.67%) Toad
2 3 (1.00%) LSMW
3 1 (0.33%) Ant
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.33%) PeopleTools
General
1 99 (33.00%) Finance
2 23 (7.67%) Manufacturing
3 22 (7.33%) Retail
4 12 (4.00%) General Ledger
5 11 (3.67%) Billing
5 11 (3.67%) Marketing
5 11 (3.67%) Pharmaceutical
6 9 (3.00%) Advertising
7 8 (2.67%) Banking
8 4 (1.33%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.33%) Legal
9 3 (1.00%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.67%) French Language
10 2 (0.67%) Law
10 2 (0.67%) Local Government
10 2 (0.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 7 (2.33%) .NET
3 6 (2.00%) HTML
4 5 (1.67%) XML
5 4 (1.33%) Middleware
6 3 (1.00%) BAPI
6 3 (1.00%) EDI
6 3 (1.00%) Web Services
7 2 (0.67%) COM
7 2 (0.67%) CSS
7 2 (0.67%) SAP Core Interface
7 2 (0.67%) SAP Smart Forms
8 1 (0.33%) jQuery
8 1 (0.33%) SAP Basis
8 1 (0.33%) SAPUI5
8 1 (0.33%) Visualforce
8 1 (0.33%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (2.00%) EPoS
3 5 (1.67%) FMCG
3 5 (1.67%) Life Science
4 4 (1.33%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.00%) Data Extraction
5 3 (1.00%) Data Structures
5 3 (1.00%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.67%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.33%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.67%) Unix
2 1 (0.33%) AIX
2 1 (0.33%) VMS
2 1 (0.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (13.33%) CRM
2 36 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
3 34 (11.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 30 (10.00%) Migration
5 22 (7.33%) Data Migration
6 20 (6.67%) ERP
7 16 (5.33%) Logistics
7 16 (5.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (4.67%) Business Analysis
9 13 (4.33%) Time Management
10 12 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (4.00%) Change Management
10 12 (4.00%) System Testing
11 11 (3.67%) Use Case
12 9 (3.00%) Data Modelling
12 9 (3.00%) Functional Testing
12 9 (3.00%) Procure-to-Pay
12 9 (3.00%) Unit Testing
13 8 (2.67%) Test Scripting
14 7 (2.33%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (14.00%) SQL
2 32 (10.67%) PL/SQL
3 12 (4.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (2.00%) Java
5 5 (1.67%) ABAP
6 3 (1.00%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.67%) C#
7 2 (0.67%) SAPscript
8 1 (0.33%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.33%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (4.33%) Security Cleared
2 12 (4.00%) Degree
3 10 (3.33%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.00%) SAP Certification
5 2 (0.67%) ACCA
6 1 (0.33%) CBAP
6 1 (0.33%) CCA
6 1 (0.33%) MCTS
6 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.33%) GMP
2 2 (0.67%) QA
2 2 (0.67%) SEPA
2 2 (0.67%) SLA
3 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.33%) GAAP
Systems Management
1 1 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 112 (37.33%) Oracle
2 73 (24.33%) SAP
3 62 (20.67%) Microsoft
4 14 (4.67%) JD Edwards
4 14 (4.67%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (2.33%) Hyperion
5 7 (2.33%) PeopleSoft
6 5 (1.67%) Siebel
7 2 (0.67%) Casewise
7 2 (0.67%) Infor
7 2 (0.67%) Kronos
7 2 (0.67%) OpenText
8 1 (0.33%) Conga
8 1 (0.33%) hybris
8 1 (0.33%) IFS
8 1 (0.33%) Pardot
8 1 (0.33%) Pega
8 1 (0.33%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
8 1 (0.33%) SEEBURGER
8 1 (0.33%) Wonderware
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