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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Consultant
Rank 445 426 448
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +22
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 163 190 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.33% 0.38% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.40% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 77 85
Median daily rate £450 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £325 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £650 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-7.36% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £62.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £62.50 - -
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
46756 47408 46705
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.92% 94.70% 94.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 30937 29879 29302
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1327 1880 1986
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.87 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.72% -0.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 -20 57 £475 -7.31% 12
South East -11 19 £450 -10.00% 1
East of England +4 16 £450 +16.12%
South West -6 14 £430 -4.44% 1
East Midlands +14 13 £420 -16.00% 3
North West -18 12 £450 -2.70%
Midlands +6 11 £388 -18.42%
West Midlands -12 10 £438 -
Yorkshire +5 5 £388 -20.06%
North East -52 3 - - 2
Functional Consultant
UK

Functional Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 174 (45.91%) Oracle
2 113 (29.82%) Finance
3 102 (26.91%) SAP
4 98 (25.86%) Oracle EBS
5 87 (22.96%) Oracle EBS R12
6 52 (13.72%) CRM
6 52 (13.72%) Microsoft
7 38 (10.03%) SQL
8 36 (9.50%) Migration
9 35 (9.23%) User Acceptance Testing
10 33 (8.71%) Data Migration
10 33 (8.71%) Oracle Payables
11 27 (7.12%) Dynamics AX
12 26 (6.86%) Security Cleared
12 26 (6.86%) Stakeholder Management
12 26 (6.86%) Oracle Payroll
12 26 (6.86%) PL/SQL
12 26 (6.86%) Business Intelligence
12 26 (6.86%) SAP BW
13 25 (6.60%) ERP
13 25 (6.60%) Oracle Financials
13 25 (6.60%) Dynamics CRM
13 25 (6.60%) Oracle Receivables
14 24 (6.33%) Oracle Assets
14 24 (6.33%) GAP Analysis
15 23 (6.07%) Analytical Skills
16 22 (5.80%) Oracle General Ledger
17 21 (5.54%) Manufacturing
17 21 (5.54%) Marketing
18 20 (5.28%) Business Analysis

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 11 (2.90%) Oracle Workflow
2 10 (2.64%) Oracle UPK
3 9 (2.37%) Oracle Self-Service HR
4 3 (0.79%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.26%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 19 (5.01%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.32%) MS Office
3 4 (1.06%) MS Project
3 4 (1.06%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 98 (25.86%) Oracle EBS
2 87 (22.96%) Oracle EBS R12
3 33 (8.71%) Oracle Payables
4 27 (7.12%) Dynamics AX
5 26 (6.86%) Oracle Payroll
6 25 (6.60%) Dynamics CRM
6 25 (6.60%) Oracle Financials
6 25 (6.60%) Oracle Receivables
7 24 (6.33%) Oracle Assets
8 22 (5.80%) Oracle General Ledger
9 16 (4.22%) Oracle E-Business Tax
10 14 (3.69%) SAP MM
11 12 (3.17%) OpenText VIM for SAP
11 12 (3.17%) Oracle Applications
11 12 (3.17%) SAP IS-U
11 12 (3.17%) SAP SRM
12 11 (2.90%) Oracle Cash Management
12 11 (2.90%) SAP FI
13 10 (2.64%) Oracle 11i
14 9 (2.37%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.85%) Taleo
2 5 (1.32%) Force.com
3 4 (1.06%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (0.53%) SaaS
5 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.26%) IaaS
5 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.26%) Office 365
5 1 (0.26%) PaaS
5 1 (0.26%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (6.86%) SAP BW
2 12 (3.17%) Oracle Reports
3 8 (2.11%) Oracle BI EE
3 8 (2.11%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 8 (2.11%) SQL Server
4 6 (1.58%) Oracle Discoverer
5 4 (1.06%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.79%) SAP BI
6 3 (0.79%) SAP HANA
7 2 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.53%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.26%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.26%) GIS
8 1 (0.26%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 7 (1.85%) Toad
2 6 (1.58%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (0.79%) LSMW
3 3 (0.79%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.26%) JIRA
4 1 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 113 (29.82%) Finance
2 21 (5.54%) Manufacturing
2 21 (5.54%) Marketing
3 18 (4.75%) Retail
4 16 (4.22%) General Ledger
5 13 (3.43%) Banking
5 13 (3.43%) Billing
6 11 (2.90%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (1.85%) Legal
7 7 (1.85%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.58%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.58%) Law
9 4 (1.06%) Advertising
9 4 (1.06%) Local Government
10 2 (0.53%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.26%) Polish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (3.69%) Oracle Fusion
2 9 (2.37%) HTML
3 8 (2.11%) XML
4 6 (1.58%) SAP Fiori
5 5 (1.32%) BAPI
5 5 (1.32%) CSS
5 5 (1.32%) Visualforce
6 4 (1.06%) COM
6 4 (1.06%) SAP Smart Forms
7 3 (0.79%) EDI
7 3 (0.79%) Middleware
7 3 (0.79%) Web Services
8 1 (0.26%) .NET
8 1 (0.26%) SAP ALE
8 1 (0.26%) SAP PI
8 1 (0.26%) SAP XI
8 1 (0.26%) SAPUI5
8 1 (0.26%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 23 (6.07%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (3.96%) FMCG
3 4 (1.06%) Management Information System
4 3 (0.79%) Data Structures
5 2 (0.53%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.53%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.26%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.26%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.26%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.26%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.26%) LIMS
6 1 (0.26%) Pricing Data
6 1 (0.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (2.64%) Unix
2 1 (0.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (13.72%) CRM
2 36 (9.50%) Migration
3 35 (9.23%) User Acceptance Testing
4 33 (8.71%) Data Migration
5 26 (6.86%) Business Intelligence
5 26 (6.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 25 (6.60%) ERP
7 24 (6.33%) GAP Analysis
8 20 (5.28%) Business Analysis
9 16 (4.22%) Unit Testing
10 15 (3.96%) Six Sigma
11 14 (3.69%) Lean Six Sigma
11 14 (3.69%) Procure-to-Pay
11 14 (3.69%) Project Management
11 14 (3.69%) Workflow
12 13 (3.43%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (3.43%) Logistics
13 12 (3.17%) System Testing
13 12 (3.17%) Time Management
14 11 (2.90%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (10.03%) SQL
2 26 (6.86%) PL/SQL
3 15 (3.96%) JavaScript
4 6 (1.58%) ABAP
5 5 (1.32%) Apex Code
6 4 (1.06%) SAPscript
7 2 (0.53%) COBOL
7 2 (0.53%) PeopleCode
8 1 (0.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 26 (6.86%) Security Cleared
2 18 (4.75%) SC Cleared
3 16 (4.22%) SAP Certification
4 5 (1.32%) CBAP
5 4 (1.06%) CCA
6 3 (0.79%) Degree
7 2 (0.53%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.26%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.06%) SLA
2 3 (0.79%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.79%) QA
3 2 (0.53%) SEPA
4 1 (0.26%) GAAP
4 1 (0.26%) GxP
Systems Management
1 1 (0.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 174 (45.91%) Oracle
2 102 (26.91%) SAP
3 52 (13.72%) Microsoft
4 17 (4.49%) PeopleSoft
5 14 (3.69%) JD Edwards
6 11 (2.90%) Salesforce.com
7 10 (2.64%) Hyperion
7 10 (2.64%) OpenText
8 5 (1.32%) Conga
8 5 (1.32%) Misys
8 5 (1.32%) Pardot
8 5 (1.32%) Pegasus
8 5 (1.32%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
9 4 (1.06%) Infor
10 3 (0.79%) Kronos
11 2 (0.53%) Casewise
11 2 (0.53%) IFS
12 1 (0.26%) hybris
12 1 (0.26%) RedPrairie
12 1 (0.26%) Verint
London
Modis International
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
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Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
East Midlands
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Posted: 11 days ago