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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Consultant
Rank 461 421 448
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +27
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 160 200 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.32% 0.40% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.42% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 79 79
Median daily rate £450 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £325 £374
10% offered a daily rate of more than £559 £650 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
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
46884 47464 45584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.90% 94.81% 94.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 30954 30430 28412
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1388 1810 1872
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 -17 59 £475 -9.09% 12
South East -12 23 £450 -10.00% 6
East Midlands +7 14 £510 +2.00%
South West +4 13 £420 -6.66% 1
East of England +2 13 £456 +17.74% 3
West Midlands -26 13 £425 +1.19% 4
Midlands +1 10 £444 -19.31% 1
North West -27 8 £450 +6.19%
Yorkshire -5 4 £425 +6.25% 1
Functional Consultant
UK

Functional Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 163 (44.90%) Oracle
2 111 (30.58%) Finance
3 96 (26.45%) SAP
4 89 (24.52%) Oracle EBS
5 81 (22.31%) Oracle EBS R12
6 56 (15.43%) CRM
7 52 (14.33%) Microsoft
8 44 (12.12%) SQL
9 37 (10.19%) Oracle Payables
10 35 (9.64%) User Acceptance Testing
11 33 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
12 29 (7.99%) PL/SQL
12 29 (7.99%) Migration
12 29 (7.99%) Dynamics CRM
12 29 (7.99%) Oracle Receivables
13 28 (7.71%) Oracle Financials
14 27 (7.44%) Data Migration
15 25 (6.89%) SAP BW
15 25 (6.89%) Oracle Assets
16 24 (6.61%) Analytical Skills
16 24 (6.61%) Oracle Payroll
17 23 (6.34%) Oracle General Ledger
18 22 (6.06%) Security Cleared
18 22 (6.06%) Dynamics AX
18 22 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
19 20 (5.51%) Marketing
19 20 (5.51%) Retail
20 19 (5.23%) Business Analysis
20 19 (5.23%) ERP
21 18 (4.96%) MS Excel

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 13 (3.58%) Oracle Workflow
2 10 (2.75%) Oracle UPK
3 6 (1.65%) Oracle Self-Service HR
4 2 (0.55%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.28%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.28%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (4.96%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.93%) MS Project
3 5 (1.38%) MS Office
4 4 (1.10%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 89 (24.52%) Oracle EBS
2 81 (22.31%) Oracle EBS R12
3 37 (10.19%) Oracle Payables
4 29 (7.99%) Dynamics CRM
4 29 (7.99%) Oracle Receivables
5 28 (7.71%) Oracle Financials
6 25 (6.89%) Oracle Assets
7 24 (6.61%) Oracle Payroll
8 23 (6.34%) Oracle General Ledger
9 22 (6.06%) Dynamics AX
10 17 (4.68%) Oracle Applications
11 14 (3.86%) Oracle E-Business Tax
12 13 (3.58%) SAP IS-U
13 12 (3.31%) OpenText VIM for SAP
13 12 (3.31%) Oracle Cash Management
13 12 (3.31%) SAP SRM
14 11 (3.03%) Oracle iProcurement
15 10 (2.75%) Oracle 11i
16 9 (2.48%) Dynamics NAV
16 9 (2.48%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.93%) Taleo
2 4 (1.10%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (0.83%) Force.com
4 2 (0.55%) SaaS
5 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.28%) IaaS
5 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.28%) Office 365
5 1 (0.28%) PaaS
5 1 (0.28%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (6.89%) SAP BW
2 13 (3.58%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 13 (3.58%) Oracle Reports
3 10 (2.75%) SQL Server
4 8 (2.20%) Oracle Discoverer
5 5 (1.38%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.83%) SAP BI
6 3 (0.83%) SAP HANA
7 2 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.55%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.28%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.28%) GIS
8 1 (0.28%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (1.65%) Toad
2 5 (1.38%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (0.83%) LSMW
4 2 (0.55%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.28%) JIRA
5 1 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 111 (30.58%) Finance
2 20 (5.51%) Marketing
2 20 (5.51%) Retail
3 18 (4.96%) Manufacturing
4 14 (3.86%) Banking
4 14 (3.86%) Billing
4 14 (3.86%) General Ledger
5 10 (2.75%) Pharmaceutical
6 7 (1.93%) Advertising
6 7 (1.93%) Legal
7 6 (1.65%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.65%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.55%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.55%) Law
9 1 (0.28%) Polish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (4.41%) Oracle Fusion
2 10 (2.75%) HTML
2 10 (2.75%) XML
3 6 (1.65%) SAP Fiori
4 5 (1.38%) .NET
4 5 (1.38%) BAPI
4 5 (1.38%) Middleware
5 4 (1.10%) SAP Smart Forms
6 3 (0.83%) COM
6 3 (0.83%) CSS
6 3 (0.83%) EDI
6 3 (0.83%) Visualforce
6 3 (0.83%) Web Services
7 1 (0.28%) SAP ALE
7 1 (0.28%) SAP PI
7 1 (0.28%) SAP XI
7 1 (0.28%) SAPUI5
7 1 (0.28%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 24 (6.61%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (3.31%) FMCG
3 4 (1.10%) EPoS
3 4 (1.10%) Management Information System
4 3 (0.83%) Computer Science
4 3 (0.83%) Data Structures
5 2 (0.55%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.28%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.28%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.28%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.28%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.28%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.28%) LIMS
6 1 (0.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (2.48%) Unix
2 1 (0.28%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (15.43%) CRM
2 35 (9.64%) User Acceptance Testing
3 33 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 29 (7.99%) Migration
5 27 (7.44%) Data Migration
6 22 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
7 19 (5.23%) Business Analysis
7 19 (5.23%) ERP
8 16 (4.41%) Unit Testing
8 16 (4.41%) Workflow
9 15 (4.13%) Time Management
10 14 (3.86%) Six Sigma
11 13 (3.58%) Procure-to-Pay
11 13 (3.58%) System Testing
12 12 (3.31%) Change Management
12 12 (3.31%) Functional Testing
12 12 (3.31%) Lean Six Sigma
12 12 (3.31%) Logistics
13 11 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (3.03%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 44 (12.12%) SQL
2 29 (7.99%) PL/SQL
3 14 (3.86%) JavaScript
4 6 (1.65%) ABAP
5 5 (1.38%) Java
6 4 (1.10%) SAPscript
7 3 (0.83%) Apex Code
8 2 (0.55%) COBOL
8 2 (0.55%) PeopleCode
9 1 (0.28%) C#
9 1 (0.28%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (6.06%) Security Cleared
2 16 (4.41%) SC Cleared
3 14 (3.86%) SAP Certification
4 5 (1.38%) Degree
5 4 (1.10%) CCA
6 3 (0.83%) CBAP
7 1 (0.28%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.10%) SLA
2 3 (0.83%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.83%) QA
2 3 (0.83%) SEPA
3 1 (0.28%) GAAP
3 1 (0.28%) GxP
Systems Management
1 1 (0.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 163 (44.90%) Oracle
2 96 (26.45%) SAP
3 52 (14.33%) Microsoft
4 16 (4.41%) PeopleSoft
5 14 (3.86%) JD Edwards
6 11 (3.03%) OpenText
7 10 (2.75%) Hyperion
7 10 (2.75%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.38%) Misys
9 4 (1.10%) Pegasus
10 3 (0.83%) Conga
10 3 (0.83%) Infor
10 3 (0.83%) Kronos
10 3 (0.83%) Pardot
10 3 (0.83%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
11 2 (0.55%) Casewise
11 2 (0.55%) IFS
11 2 (0.55%) Siebel
12 1 (0.28%) Amdocs
12 1 (0.28%) Ariba
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