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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Consultant
Rank 439 440 450
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 157 181 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.34% 0.36% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.38% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 75 83
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £375 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £547
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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
43594 48186 48136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.54% 94.94% 93.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 28781 31160 30947
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1514 1892 2018
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +5 69 £500 +2.56% 15
East Midlands +20 23 £495 - 4
South East +10 17 £450 - 6
North West -8 9 £413 -10.81%
Yorkshire +20 8 £540 +20.00%
West Midlands -18 8 £475 +13.09% 1
Midlands - 7 - -
North East -44 5 £463 -1.49%
East of England +4 4 £350 -22.22% 1
South West +1 4 £450 -5.26%
Functional Consultant
UK

Functional Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 119 (39.14%) Oracle
2 93 (30.59%) Finance
3 86 (28.29%) SAP
4 60 (19.74%) Microsoft
5 57 (18.75%) Oracle EBS R12
6 44 (14.47%) CRM
7 42 (13.82%) Dynamics AX
8 37 (12.17%) Oracle EBS
9 32 (10.53%) SQL
9 32 (10.53%) Oracle Receivables
10 30 (9.87%) Oracle Payables
10 30 (9.87%) Migration
11 28 (9.21%) ERP
12 27 (8.88%) Dynamics CRM
13 25 (8.22%) Retail
13 25 (8.22%) User Acceptance Testing
14 23 (7.57%) Oracle Financials
15 22 (7.24%) Business Intelligence
15 22 (7.24%) PL/SQL
16 21 (6.91%) Oracle General Ledger
17 20 (6.58%) Data Migration
17 20 (6.58%) Manufacturing
18 18 (5.92%) Stakeholder Management
19 17 (5.59%) Oracle Reports
19 17 (5.59%) MS Excel
19 17 (5.59%) Business Analysis
20 16 (5.26%) Degree
20 16 (5.26%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
20 16 (5.26%) Oracle Assets
21 14 (4.61%) Procure-to-Pay

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 7 (2.30%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (1.32%) Oracle Self-Service HR
3 1 (0.33%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (5.59%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.64%) MS Office
3 2 (0.66%) MS Project
4 1 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 57 (18.75%) Oracle EBS R12
2 42 (13.82%) Dynamics AX
3 37 (12.17%) Oracle EBS
4 32 (10.53%) Oracle Receivables
5 30 (9.87%) Oracle Payables
6 27 (8.88%) Dynamics CRM
7 23 (7.57%) Oracle Financials
8 21 (6.91%) Oracle General Ledger
9 16 (5.26%) Oracle Assets
9 16 (5.26%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 14 (4.61%) Oracle Applications
11 10 (3.29%) Oracle iRecruitment
12 8 (2.63%) Oracle HRMS
12 8 (2.63%) SAP IS-U
12 8 (2.63%) SAP MM
13 6 (1.97%) SAP CO
13 6 (1.97%) SAP CRM
13 6 (1.97%) SAP FI
13 6 (1.97%) SAP FI/CO
13 6 (1.97%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.95%) SaaS
2 7 (2.30%) Taleo
3 1 (0.33%) Force.com
3 1 (0.33%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (5.59%) Oracle Reports
2 12 (3.95%) Oracle Discoverer
3 11 (3.62%) SQL Server
4 10 (3.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 9 (2.96%) Oracle BI EE
6 8 (2.63%) SAP BW
7 3 (0.99%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 3 (0.99%) Siebel EIM
8 2 (0.66%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.66%) GIS
8 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.33%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (1.32%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (0.99%) JDeveloper
3 1 (0.33%) Ant
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.33%) PeopleTools
General
1 93 (30.59%) Finance
2 25 (8.22%) Retail
3 20 (6.58%) Manufacturing
4 13 (4.28%) Marketing
5 12 (3.95%) Billing
6 11 (3.62%) Advertising
7 9 (2.96%) General Ledger
8 8 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (1.97%) Banking
10 3 (0.99%) Local Government
11 2 (0.66%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.66%) French Language
11 2 (0.66%) Law
12 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.33%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.29%) Oracle Fusion
2 5 (1.64%) .NET
2 5 (1.64%) Middleware
3 4 (1.32%) SAPUI5
4 3 (0.99%) HTML
4 3 (0.99%) SAP Fiori
4 3 (0.99%) Web Services
4 3 (0.99%) XML
5 2 (0.66%) CSS
5 2 (0.66%) jQuery
6 1 (0.33%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.33%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.33%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 14 (4.61%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (1.97%) EPoS
3 5 (1.64%) Life Science
4 3 (0.99%) Computer Science
4 3 (0.99%) Data Extraction
4 3 (0.99%) Data Structures
4 3 (0.99%) Mobile App
4 3 (0.99%) Replication
5 2 (0.66%) Data Centre
5 2 (0.66%) FMCG
6 1 (0.33%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.33%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.33%) AIX
1 1 (0.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (14.47%) CRM
2 30 (9.87%) Migration
3 28 (9.21%) ERP
4 25 (8.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 22 (7.24%) Business Intelligence
6 20 (6.58%) Data Migration
7 18 (5.92%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (5.59%) Business Analysis
9 14 (4.61%) Procure-to-Pay
10 13 (4.28%) Test Scripting
11 10 (3.29%) Logistics
12 9 (2.96%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (2.96%) Change Management
12 9 (2.96%) Data Modelling
13 8 (2.63%) Analytics
13 8 (2.63%) E-business
13 8 (2.63%) Workflow
14 7 (2.30%) Asset Management
14 7 (2.30%) Order to Cash
14 7 (2.30%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (10.53%) SQL
2 22 (7.24%) PL/SQL
3 14 (4.61%) JavaScript
4 7 (2.30%) ABAP
5 4 (1.32%) Java
6 2 (0.66%) C
6 2 (0.66%) C#
6 2 (0.66%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (5.26%) Degree
2 7 (2.30%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.97%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.32%) ACCA
5 1 (0.33%) HNC
5 1 (0.33%) HND
5 1 (0.33%) MCTS
5 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.33%) NVQ Level 4
5 1 (0.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.32%) GMP
2 2 (0.66%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.33%) GAAP
3 1 (0.33%) QA
3 1 (0.33%) SEPA
3 1 (0.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 119 (39.14%) Oracle
2 86 (28.29%) SAP
3 60 (19.74%) Microsoft
4 10 (3.29%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (2.30%) PeopleSoft
6 6 (1.97%) Workday
7 5 (1.64%) JD Edwards
8 3 (0.99%) Siebel
9 2 (0.66%) Kronos
10 1 (0.33%) Ariba
10 1 (0.33%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.33%) hybris
10 1 (0.33%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.33%) Lotus
10 1 (0.33%) OpenText
10 1 (0.33%) Pega
10 1 (0.33%) Saba
10 1 (0.33%) Sage
10 1 (0.33%) SEEBURGER
South East
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 2 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Rate: £350 - £407 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £4 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Anderson Frank
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £410 per day
Posted: 6 days ago