The first table below looks at the demand for the Functional Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Hampshire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Consultant
Rank 103 95 89
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 9 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.43% 0.87% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.93% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 3
Average daily rate £500 £506 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% +48.89%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £427 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.50% -5.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £51.39 -
Job Titles Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1885 1612 1708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 90.15% 93.50% 93.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1097 956 813
Average daily rate £355 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 168 218
Average hourly rate £30.00 £18.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.16% -19.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.63 £11.50 £12.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Functional Consultant
South East

Functional Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Functional Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Functional Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Functional Consultant across the Hampshire region.

Functional Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Functional Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 10 (83.33%) Oracle
2 7 (58.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (16.67%) Finance
4 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle HRMS
4 2 (16.67%) SAP
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (8.33%) Procure-to-pay
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 1 (8.33%) Business Development
5 1 (8.33%) SAP SRM
5 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
5 1 (8.33%) System Testing
5 1 (8.33%) QMS
5 1 (8.33%) Data Conversion
5 1 (8.33%) CRM
5 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) SLA
5 1 (8.33%) Pegasus
5 1 (8.33%) SAP BW
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (8.33%) E-business

Functional Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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.

Business Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 1 (8.33%) SAP SRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (8.33%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Data Conversion
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) Procure-to-pay
2 1 (8.33%) Business Development
2 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (8.33%) System Testing
2 1 (8.33%) QMS
2 1 (8.33%) CRM
2 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (8.33%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) Pegasus