The table below looks at the statistics for the Functional Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Functional Consultant
Rank 62 - 61
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.15% - 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% - 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£475 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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 Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
622 712 625
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.24% 93.19% 96.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 365 340
Average daily rate £413 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £497 £610
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 49 24
Average hourly rate £14.85 £23.86 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.74% +70.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.00 £37.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
-1.02% -0.87%

Functional Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Functional Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Functional Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Functional Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Functional Consultant
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (25.00%) ABAP
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (25.00%) SAP APO

Functional Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 2 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (25.00%) SAP APO
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Logistics
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) ABAP
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) SAP