The table below looks at the statistics for the Functional Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the 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 6 March 2015 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Functional Consultant
Rank 381 381 339
Rank change year-on-year
0 -42
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 187 165 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.40% 0.37% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.40% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 92 107
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£475 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £455 £425
% change year-on-year
+4.39% +7.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £87.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 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
42753 41594 37674
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.43% 92.57% 92.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 26488 25160 22087
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1648 1766 2081
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.94
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%

Functional Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 6 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. 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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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
London 0 86 £481 -3.75% 15
North West -8 26 £425 - 4
West Midlands +6 23 £500 +11.11% 8
South East -12 20 £450 -2.17% 10
East of England +31 19 £475 -15.55% 1
East Midlands 0 5 - - 4
South West -6 3 - - 1
Midlands +2 2 £475 -20.83%
Yorkshire -6 1 £422 -8.86% 1
North East - - - -
Functional Consultant
UK

Functional Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 152 (42.34%) Oracle
2 120 (33.43%) SAP
3 99 (27.58%) Oracle EBS R12
4 87 (24.23%) Finance
5 82 (22.84%) CRM
6 64 (17.83%) Oracle EBS
7 53 (14.76%) SQL
8 44 (12.26%) Security Cleared
9 41 (11.42%) Migration
10 40 (11.14%) Data Migration
11 39 (10.86%) SC Cleared
12 37 (10.31%) ERP
13 34 (9.47%) Manufacturing
14 30 (8.36%) Oracle Receivables
15 29 (8.08%) Oracle Payables
16 26 (7.24%) Oracle General Ledger
17 25 (6.96%) Local Government
18 24 (6.69%) Workflow
18 24 (6.69%) Business Intelligence
19 23 (6.41%) Oracle Financials
19 23 (6.41%) Oracle BI EE
19 23 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
20 22 (6.13%) XML
20 22 (6.13%) PL/SQL
21 21 (5.85%) SAP BW
21 21 (5.85%) Dynamics AX
22 20 (5.57%) Pharmaceutical
23 19 (5.29%) SAP SD
23 19 (5.29%) Salesforce.com
23 19 (5.29%) Microsoft

Functional Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 18 (5.01%) Oracle Workflow
2 7 (1.95%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.56%) NetWeaver
3 2 (0.56%) Lync
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle UPK
4 1 (0.28%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (0.28%) SAP Portal
4 1 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.28%) IIS
4 1 (0.28%) MQSeries
Applications
1 7 (1.95%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.84%) MS Office
3 1 (0.28%) MS Project
3 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 99 (27.58%) Oracle EBS R12
2 64 (17.83%) Oracle EBS
3 30 (8.36%) Oracle Receivables
4 29 (8.08%) Oracle Payables
5 26 (7.24%) Oracle General Ledger
6 23 (6.41%) Oracle Financials
7 21 (5.85%) Dynamics AX
8 19 (5.29%) SAP SD
9 16 (4.46%) Oracle iProcurement
10 15 (4.18%) Oracle Applications
10 15 (4.18%) SAP CRM
11 14 (3.90%) Oracle HRMS
11 14 (3.90%) SAP MM
11 14 (3.90%) Oracle Cash Management
12 13 (3.62%) Oracle Assets
12 13 (3.62%) Oracle Payroll
13 12 (3.34%) Dynamics CRM
14 11 (3.06%) SAP IS-U
14 11 (3.06%) Oracle Internet Expenses
15 9 (2.51%) SAP FI-AP
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.11%) Force.com
2 2 (0.56%) Office 365
2 2 (0.56%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (0.56%) Yammer
2 2 (0.56%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.28%) FTP
1 1 (0.28%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.28%) RTP
1 1 (0.28%) Firewall
1 1 (0.28%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (6.41%) Oracle BI EE
2 21 (5.85%) SAP BW
3 12 (3.34%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (1.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 4 (1.11%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 3 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (0.84%) BusinessObjects XI
6 3 (0.84%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.84%) SQL Server
6 3 (0.84%) Oracle Discoverer
7 2 (0.56%) SAP BI
7 2 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.28%) MS Access
8 1 (0.28%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.28%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (1.95%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (1.39%) LSMW
3 2 (0.56%) MorphX
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.28%) NUnit
General
1 87 (24.23%) Finance
2 34 (9.47%) Manufacturing
3 25 (6.96%) Local Government
4 20 (5.57%) Pharmaceutical
5 13 (3.62%) Retail
6 12 (3.34%) General Ledger
7 10 (2.79%) Billing
8 8 (2.23%) Advertising
9 7 (1.95%) Banking
10 5 (1.39%) Automotive
11 4 (1.11%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.56%) Marketing
12 2 (0.56%) Dutch Language
13 1 (0.28%) Portuguese Language
13 1 (0.28%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.28%) Legal
13 1 (0.28%) Back Office
13 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (6.13%) XML
2 15 (4.18%) BAPI
3 12 (3.34%) Middleware
4 9 (2.51%) .NET
5 8 (2.23%) SAP ALE
5 8 (2.23%) Web Services
6 7 (1.95%) Oracle Fusion
7 4 (1.11%) EDI
8 2 (0.56%) SAP XI
9 1 (0.28%) EDIFACT
9 1 (0.28%) XML Messaging
9 1 (0.28%) J2EE
9 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.28%) Visualforce
9 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
9 1 (0.28%) WCF
9 1 (0.28%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 23 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (2.79%) FMCG
3 5 (1.39%) SCORM
4 2 (0.56%) NHS
4 2 (0.56%) Data Conversion
5 1 (0.28%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.28%) TRADACOMS
5 1 (0.28%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.28%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.28%) CMDB
5 1 (0.28%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.11%) UNIX
2 3 (0.84%) VMS
3 2 (0.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (22.84%) CRM
2 41 (11.42%) Migration
3 40 (11.14%) Data Migration
4 37 (10.31%) ERP
5 24 (6.69%) Business Intelligence
5 24 (6.69%) Workflow
6 18 (5.01%) E-business
6 18 (5.01%) User Acceptance Testing
7 15 (4.18%) Lean Six Sigma
7 15 (4.18%) Change Control
7 15 (4.18%) Six Sigma
8 14 (3.90%) Project Management
8 14 (3.90%) Release Management
9 13 (3.62%) Logistics
9 13 (3.62%) Data Cleansing
9 13 (3.62%) ITIL
10 12 (3.34%) GAP Analysis
11 11 (3.06%) Procure-to-pay
12 8 (2.23%) Transition Management
12 8 (2.23%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (14.76%) SQL
2 22 (6.13%) PL/SQL
3 14 (3.90%) ABAP
4 7 (1.95%) C
5 5 (1.39%) Apex Code
6 4 (1.11%) Java
7 3 (0.84%) X++
8 2 (0.56%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.56%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.56%) C#
9 1 (0.28%) VB
Qualifications
1 44 (12.26%) Security Cleared
2 39 (10.86%) SC Cleared
3 18 (5.01%) SAP Certification
4 7 (1.95%) Degree
5 6 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.56%) CCA
8 2 (0.56%) ACCA
8 2 (0.56%) CIMA
9 1 (0.28%) MBA
9 1 (0.28%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.28%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.23%) Data Quality
2 6 (1.67%) SLA
3 3 (0.84%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.28%) MOM
1 1 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 152 (42.34%) Oracle
2 120 (33.43%) SAP
3 19 (5.29%) Microsoft
3 19 (5.29%) Salesforce.com
4 17 (4.74%) PeopleSoft
5 13 (3.62%) Siebel
6 6 (1.67%) Business Objects
6 6 (1.67%) JD Edwards
7 5 (1.39%) Open Text
8 3 (0.84%) Pegasus
9 2 (0.56%) Primavera
10 1 (0.28%) webMethods
10 1 (0.28%) Remedy
10 1 (0.28%) Baan
10 1 (0.28%) SumTotal
10 1 (0.28%) Saba
10 1 (0.28%) NetSuite
10 1 (0.28%) Marketo
10 1 (0.28%) Progress
10 1 (0.28%) HP
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