The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had Functional Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Consultant
Rank 59 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.44% 0.13% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £475 £475 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-7.36% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £62.50 - -
Functional Consultant
East of England

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
650 698 617
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.31% 92.70% 91.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 351 311
Median daily rate £400 £390 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 48 46
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.25 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.80 £36.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Functional Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Hertfordshire region that featured Functional Consultant in the job title.

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
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Watford - 2 £425 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £525 -
Functional Consultant
East of England

Functional Consultant Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Functional Consultant in the job title.

1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Information Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) IFS
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) GxP
2 1 (20.00%) LIMS
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) SQL

Functional Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS R12
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) LIMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Analytics
1 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) Business Analytics
1 1 (20.00%) Change Management
1 1 (20.00%) ERP
1 1 (20.00%) Information Management
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Release Management
1 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) GxP
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) IFS
2 1 (20.00%) SAP