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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Functional Consultant
Rank 394 418 345
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -73
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 188 142 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.39% 0.30% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.32% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 83 96
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£494 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £375 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £573
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £460 £463
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -0.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £51.39
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £51.39
Functional Consultant
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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
44983 44038 38289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.38% 92.58% 92.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 28518 27637 22590
Average daily rate £400 £398 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% -0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1757 1844 1948
Average hourly rate £16.83 £17.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% -9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 2 June 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 2 June 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 +23 78 £525 +10.52% 26
South East -9 21 £500 +11.11% 10
East of England +21 20 £388 -29.54% 2
North West -12 15 £500 +17.64% 4
South West +3 13 £450 +2.85% 1
West Midlands -6 8 £375 -6.36% 2
Yorkshire -18 7 £435 -14.83% 5
North East - 6 £500 -
Midlands +5 5 £475 -
East Midlands -14 5 £500 +17.64% 2
Functional Consultant
UK

Functional Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 June 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.

1 161 (42.82%) Oracle
2 108 (28.72%) SAP
3 94 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 93 (24.73%) Finance
5 77 (20.48%) CRM
6 73 (19.41%) Oracle EBS
7 55 (14.63%) ERP
8 43 (11.44%) Migration
9 41 (10.90%) Security Cleared
10 39 (10.37%) Data Migration
11 38 (10.11%) Dynamics AX
12 36 (9.57%) SC Cleared
12 36 (9.57%) SQL
13 32 (8.51%) Manufacturing
13 32 (8.51%) Oracle Payables
14 28 (7.45%) Microsoft
15 26 (6.91%) Oracle Receivables
15 26 (6.91%) Oracle General Ledger
16 25 (6.65%) Oracle iProcurement
17 24 (6.38%) Local Government
17 24 (6.38%) Oracle Financials
18 23 (6.12%) Oracle Fusion
19 22 (5.85%) XML
19 22 (5.85%) E-business
20 20 (5.32%) Pharmaceutical
21 19 (5.05%) PeopleSoft
21 19 (5.05%) Retail
21 19 (5.05%) User Acceptance Testing
21 19 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
22 18 (4.79%) Oracle Assets

Functional Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 11 (2.93%) Oracle Self-Service HR
2 8 (2.13%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (1.06%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.53%) Lync
5 1 (0.27%) SAP Portal
5 1 (0.27%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (0.27%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.27%) MQSeries
Applications
1 9 (2.39%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.86%) MS Office
3 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 94 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 73 (19.41%) Oracle EBS
3 38 (10.11%) Dynamics AX
4 32 (8.51%) Oracle Payables
5 26 (6.91%) Oracle Receivables
5 26 (6.91%) Oracle General Ledger
6 25 (6.65%) Oracle iProcurement
7 24 (6.38%) Oracle Financials
8 18 (4.79%) Oracle Assets
9 17 (4.52%) Oracle Applications
10 16 (4.26%) SAP CRM
10 16 (4.26%) Oracle Cash Management
11 15 (3.99%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 15 (3.99%) Oracle ERP
11 15 (3.99%) SAP SD
12 14 (3.72%) SAP MM
12 14 (3.72%) Oracle Payroll
12 14 (3.72%) Oracle HRMS
13 12 (3.19%) Dynamics CRM
13 12 (3.19%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.33%) SuccessFactors
2 4 (1.06%) Taleo
3 2 (0.53%) Yammer
3 2 (0.53%) Office 365
4 1 (0.27%) SaaS
4 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.33%) Internet
2 2 (0.53%) SMS
3 1 (0.27%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (3.99%) SAP BW
2 13 (3.46%) Oracle BI EE
3 7 (1.86%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (1.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (1.33%) SQL Server
5 4 (1.06%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.80%) Oracle Discoverer
7 2 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.53%) SAP BI
7 2 (0.53%) Essbase
7 2 (0.53%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.27%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.27%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.27%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (1.60%) PeopleTools
2 5 (1.33%) MorphX
3 4 (1.06%) LSMW
4 3 (0.80%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.53%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (0.53%) Toad
6 1 (0.27%) NUnit
General
1 93 (24.73%) Finance
2 32 (8.51%) Manufacturing
3 24 (6.38%) Local Government
4 20 (5.32%) Pharmaceutical
5 19 (5.05%) Retail
6 13 (3.46%) General Ledger
7 11 (2.93%) Billing
8 7 (1.86%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.33%) Advertising
9 5 (1.33%) Marketing
10 4 (1.06%) Automotive
11 3 (0.80%) Banking
12 2 (0.53%) Dutch Language
12 2 (0.53%) French Language
13 1 (0.27%) Law
13 1 (0.27%) Back Office
13 1 (0.27%) Portuguese Language
13 1 (0.27%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (6.12%) Oracle Fusion
2 22 (5.85%) XML
3 8 (2.13%) Middleware
3 8 (2.13%) BAPI
4 7 (1.86%) .NET
5 5 (1.33%) SAP ALE
6 2 (0.53%) Silverlight
6 2 (0.53%) EDI
6 2 (0.53%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.53%) Web Services
6 2 (0.53%) Visualforce
6 2 (0.53%) WebCenter
7 1 (0.27%) HTML5
7 1 (0.27%) SAP XI
7 1 (0.27%) HTML
7 1 (0.27%) WCF
7 1 (0.27%) Mason
7 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
Miscellaneous
1 19 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (1.86%) FMCG
3 3 (0.80%) iSeries
3 3 (0.80%) SCORM
4 2 (0.53%) Data Conversion
5 1 (0.27%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.27%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.27%) User Experience
5 1 (0.27%) Replication
5 1 (0.27%) NHS
5 1 (0.27%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.27%) Taxonomies
5 1 (0.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.06%) UNIX
2 2 (0.53%) VMS
3 1 (0.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (20.48%) CRM
2 55 (14.63%) ERP
3 43 (11.44%) Migration
4 39 (10.37%) Data Migration
5 22 (5.85%) E-business
6 19 (5.05%) User Acceptance Testing
7 17 (4.52%) GAP Analysis
8 15 (3.99%) Change Control
8 15 (3.99%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (3.72%) Project Management
9 14 (3.72%) ITIL
10 13 (3.46%) Six Sigma
10 13 (3.46%) Lean Six Sigma
10 13 (3.46%) Cash Management
11 12 (3.19%) Release Management
11 12 (3.19%) Logistics
12 11 (2.93%) Workflow
12 11 (2.93%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (2.93%) SAP Implementation
12 11 (2.93%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 36 (9.57%) SQL
2 16 (4.26%) PL/SQL
3 10 (2.66%) ABAP
4 6 (1.60%) X++
5 5 (1.33%) C
6 4 (1.06%) Java
7 2 (0.53%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.53%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.27%) Jython
8 1 (0.27%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.27%) C#
8 1 (0.27%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 41 (10.90%) Security Cleared
2 36 (9.57%) SC Cleared
3 16 (4.26%) SAP Certification
4 10 (2.66%) ACCA
5 7 (1.86%) Degree
6 5 (1.33%) CIMA
6 5 (1.33%) Oracle Certification
6 5 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.27%) PMP
8 1 (0.27%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.93%) SLA
2 5 (1.33%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.80%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.27%) MOM
1 1 (0.27%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 161 (42.82%) Oracle
2 108 (28.72%) SAP
3 28 (7.45%) Microsoft
4 19 (5.05%) PeopleSoft
5 14 (3.72%) Salesforce.com
6 13 (3.46%) Siebel
7 6 (1.60%) JD Edwards
8 5 (1.33%) Pegasus
9 4 (1.06%) Hyperion
10 3 (0.80%) OpenText
10 3 (0.80%) IBM
11 2 (0.53%) Ariba
12 1 (0.27%) Marketo
12 1 (0.27%) Eloqua
12 1 (0.27%) Baan
12 1 (0.27%) Sage
12 1 (0.27%) CA
12 1 (0.27%) Siemens
12 1 (0.27%) HP
12 1 (0.27%) EMC
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