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 1 March 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Functional Consultant
UK / England
Rank 429 400 419
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +19
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 139 216 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.34% 0.45% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.47% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 119 100
Median daily rate £475 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £373 £367
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £559
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
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
39191 45477 45277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.67% 95.08% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 25743 29635 28205
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £590 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1368 1518 1789
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.08 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £48.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +11.76%

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 1 March 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 1 March 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 -41 60 £465 -7.00% 13
South East +13 24 £475 -2.56% 2
Yorkshire +30 16 £450 -10.00%
East Midlands +3 11 £378 -6.66% 1
West Midlands +11 9 £475 +18.75% 3
South West +2 7 £475 -0.52% 2
East of England -12 5 £525 +23.52% 3
North West +24 3 £550 +29.41% 1
Midlands -2 1 - -
North East -18 1 £550 +29.94%
Functional Consultant
UK

Functional Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 March 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.

1 114 (38.13%) Oracle
2 104 (34.78%) SAP
3 81 (27.09%) Finance
4 53 (17.73%) Microsoft
5 52 (17.39%) CRM
5 52 (17.39%) Oracle EBS R12
6 41 (13.71%) ERP
7 36 (12.04%) Oracle EBS
8 32 (10.70%) Dynamics CRM
9 31 (10.37%) Dynamics AX
9 31 (10.37%) Oracle Receivables
10 27 (9.03%) User Acceptance Testing
11 26 (8.70%) Retail
11 26 (8.70%) SQL
12 23 (7.69%) Migration
12 23 (7.69%) Billing
12 23 (7.69%) Oracle Payables
13 19 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
13 19 (6.35%) Business Analysis
13 19 (6.35%) Manufacturing
14 18 (6.02%) MS Excel
15 17 (5.69%) Degree
16 16 (5.35%) Oracle Reports
17 15 (5.02%) Data Migration
17 15 (5.02%) Logistics
17 15 (5.02%) Oracle Assets
18 14 (4.68%) SAP IS-U
18 14 (4.68%) Oracle Financials
18 14 (4.68%) JavaScript
18 14 (4.68%) Stakeholder Management

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 5 (1.67%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (1.34%) Oracle Self-Service HR
3 1 (0.33%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.33%) MTS
3 1 (0.33%) NetWeaver
3 1 (0.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (6.02%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.01%) MS Office
3 1 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 52 (17.39%) Oracle EBS R12
2 36 (12.04%) Oracle EBS
3 32 (10.70%) Dynamics CRM
4 31 (10.37%) Dynamics AX
4 31 (10.37%) Oracle Receivables
5 23 (7.69%) Oracle Payables
6 15 (5.02%) Oracle Assets
7 14 (4.68%) Oracle Financials
7 14 (4.68%) SAP IS-U
8 12 (4.01%) SAP Retail
9 11 (3.68%) Oracle General Ledger
9 11 (3.68%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 9 (3.01%) Oracle Applications
10 9 (3.01%) Oracle HRMS
10 9 (3.01%) SAP CRM
11 8 (2.68%) Oracle E-Business Tax
11 8 (2.68%) SAP FI
11 8 (2.68%) SAP MM
12 7 (2.34%) SAP CO
12 7 (2.34%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.35%) SaaS
2 7 (2.34%) Taleo
3 4 (1.34%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.33%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (5.35%) Oracle Reports
2 12 (4.01%) SQL Server
3 9 (3.01%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (1.67%) Oracle Discoverer
5 4 (1.34%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 3 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.00%) Siebel EIM
7 2 (0.67%) GIS
7 2 (0.67%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.67%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.33%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.33%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.33%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (1.34%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (1.00%) JDeveloper
3 2 (0.67%) PeopleTools
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle APEX
General
1 81 (27.09%) Finance
2 26 (8.70%) Retail
3 23 (7.69%) Billing
4 19 (6.35%) Manufacturing
5 13 (4.35%) General Ledger
5 13 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
6 12 (4.01%) Advertising
7 11 (3.68%) Marketing
8 6 (2.01%) Banking
9 3 (1.00%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.67%) French Language
10 2 (0.67%) Legal
11 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.33%) Law
11 1 (0.33%) Local Government
11 1 (0.33%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.68%) Oracle Fusion
2 9 (3.01%) SAP Fiori
2 9 (3.01%) SAPUI5
3 7 (2.34%) Middleware
4 3 (1.00%) SAP Business Workflow
5 2 (0.67%) CSS
5 2 (0.67%) HTML
5 2 (0.67%) jQuery
5 2 (0.67%) Mason
5 2 (0.67%) Web Dynpro
5 2 (0.67%) Web Services
5 2 (0.67%) XML
6 1 (0.33%) .NET
6 1 (0.33%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.33%) EDI
6 1 (0.33%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (2.34%) Replication
3 5 (1.67%) Life Science
4 3 (1.00%) Learning Management System
5 2 (0.67%) Data Structures
5 2 (0.67%) FMCG
6 1 (0.33%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.33%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.33%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.33%) iPad
6 1 (0.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.33%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (17.39%) CRM
2 41 (13.71%) ERP
3 27 (9.03%) User Acceptance Testing
4 23 (7.69%) Migration
5 19 (6.35%) Business Analysis
6 15 (5.02%) Data Migration
6 15 (5.02%) Logistics
7 14 (4.68%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (4.35%) Project Management
8 13 (4.35%) Test Scripting
9 11 (3.68%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (3.68%) Workflow
10 10 (3.34%) Procure-to-Pay
11 9 (3.01%) E-business
12 8 (2.68%) Cash Management
12 8 (2.68%) GAP Analysis
12 8 (2.68%) Root Cause Analysis
13 7 (2.34%) Analytics
13 7 (2.34%) Asset Management
13 7 (2.34%) Order to Cash
Programming Languages
1 26 (8.70%) SQL
2 14 (4.68%) JavaScript
3 13 (4.35%) PL/SQL
4 9 (3.01%) ABAP
5 5 (1.67%) C
6 4 (1.34%) Java
7 2 (0.67%) C#
8 1 (0.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (5.69%) Degree
2 7 (2.34%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.01%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.00%) ACCA
5 1 (0.33%) HNC
5 1 (0.33%) HND
5 1 (0.33%) NVQ Level 4
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.33%) SAP Certification
5 1 (0.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.01%) QA
2 4 (1.34%) GMP
2 4 (1.34%) SLA
3 3 (1.00%) PMO
4 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.33%) GAAP
4 1 (0.33%) GxP
4 1 (0.33%) IFRS
Systems Management
1 5 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 114 (38.13%) Oracle
2 104 (34.78%) SAP
3 53 (17.73%) Microsoft
4 12 (4.01%) PeopleSoft
5 11 (3.68%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (2.01%) Hyperion
7 5 (1.67%) JD Edwards
8 4 (1.34%) IFS
8 4 (1.34%) Siebel
9 3 (1.00%) Cognos
10 2 (0.67%) Anaplan
10 2 (0.67%) Kronos
10 2 (0.67%) Workday
11 1 (0.33%) Bloomberg
11 1 (0.33%) FXall
11 1 (0.33%) hybris
11 1 (0.33%) Infor
11 1 (0.33%) Reuters
11 1 (0.33%) Saba
11 1 (0.33%) SEEBURGER
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