The table below looks at the statistics for the Functional Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Consultant
Rank 300 291 334
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +43
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 115 145 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.47% 0.58% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.62% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 83 35
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£475 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £451 £450 £455
% change year-on-year
+0.11% -1.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £62.65
Functional Consultant
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 London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22622 23362 24347
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.29% 92.98% 93.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 15682 16056 16013
Average daily rate £425 £433 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.84% +1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 426 425 621
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.41 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.84% -0.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Functional Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Functional Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in London

Functional Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Functional Consultant Daily Rate Trend in London

Functional Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Functional Consultant across the London region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Functional Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in London

Functional Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Functional Consultant across the London region.

Functional Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in London

Functional Consultant
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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
City of London +26 32 £475 -12.03% 7
Functional Consultant
England

Functional Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 86 (46.74%) Oracle
2 69 (37.50%) SAP
3 68 (36.96%) Finance
4 59 (32.07%) Oracle EBS R12
5 45 (24.46%) Oracle EBS
6 41 (22.28%) Oracle General Ledger
6 41 (22.28%) Oracle Payables
7 38 (20.65%) Oracle Receivables
8 34 (18.48%) CRM
9 32 (17.39%) General Ledger
10 31 (16.85%) Manufacturing
11 27 (14.67%) ERP
12 22 (11.96%) PeopleSoft
12 22 (11.96%) Oracle Assets
13 21 (11.41%) Procure-to-pay
14 19 (10.33%) Security Cleared
15 18 (9.78%) Oracle Cash Management
16 16 (8.70%) Pharmaceutical
16 16 (8.70%) Oracle Financials
16 16 (8.70%) Change Management
16 16 (8.70%) SC Cleared
16 16 (8.70%) Oracle iProcurement
17 15 (8.15%) Test Scripting
17 15 (8.15%) Siebel
18 14 (7.61%) SAP BW
18 14 (7.61%) Cash Management
18 14 (7.61%) Oracle Internet Expenses
19 13 (7.07%) Unit Testing
19 13 (7.07%) SAP SD
19 13 (7.07%) SQL

Functional Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 4 (2.17%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (3.26%) MS Excel
1 6 (3.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.54%) MS Project
2 1 (0.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 59 (32.07%) Oracle EBS R12
2 45 (24.46%) Oracle EBS
3 41 (22.28%) Oracle General Ledger
3 41 (22.28%) Oracle Payables
4 38 (20.65%) Oracle Receivables
5 22 (11.96%) Oracle Assets
6 18 (9.78%) Oracle Cash Management
7 16 (8.70%) Oracle Financials
7 16 (8.70%) Oracle iProcurement
8 14 (7.61%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 13 (7.07%) SAP SD
10 11 (5.98%) SAP SRM
11 10 (5.43%) SAP CO
11 10 (5.43%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 9 (4.89%) Oracle Retail
13 7 (3.80%) Oracle CRM
13 7 (3.80%) SAP FI/CO
13 7 (3.80%) SAP FI
14 6 (3.26%) Oracle Applications
14 6 (3.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.54%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.61%) SAP BW
2 6 (3.26%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (2.72%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (1.63%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.54%) QlikView
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (0.54%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (0.54%) SQLPlus
5 1 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (2.72%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.54%) LSMW
2 1 (0.54%) JDeveloper
General
1 68 (36.96%) Finance
2 32 (17.39%) General Ledger
3 31 (16.85%) Manufacturing
4 16 (8.70%) Pharmaceutical
5 11 (5.98%) Retail
6 9 (4.89%) Front Office
6 9 (4.89%) Back Office
7 8 (4.35%) Billing
8 4 (2.17%) Banking
9 3 (1.63%) Publishing
10 2 (1.09%) Advertising
10 2 (1.09%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.54%) Marketing
11 1 (0.54%) Legal
11 1 (0.54%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.89%) DOM
2 4 (2.17%) BAPI
2 4 (2.17%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (1.09%) .NET
3 2 (1.09%) Middleware
4 1 (0.54%) Mason
4 1 (0.54%) XSL
4 1 (0.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.52%) FMCG
2 9 (4.89%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.54%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.54%) Market Risk
3 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.09%) UNIX
2 1 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (0.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (18.48%) CRM
2 27 (14.67%) ERP
3 21 (11.41%) Procure-to-pay
4 16 (8.70%) Change Management
5 15 (8.15%) Test Scripting
6 14 (7.61%) Cash Management
7 13 (7.07%) Unit Testing
8 12 (6.52%) GAP Analysis
9 11 (5.98%) Migration
10 10 (5.43%) Data Migration
11 7 (3.80%) Business Analysis
11 7 (3.80%) Lean Six Sigma
11 7 (3.80%) Six Sigma
12 6 (3.26%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (3.26%) Configuration Management
13 5 (2.72%) Content Management
13 5 (2.72%) User Acceptance Testing
13 5 (2.72%) Data Cleansing
13 5 (2.72%) Time Management
13 5 (2.72%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 13 (7.07%) SQL
2 5 (2.72%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.54%) PeopleCode
3 1 (0.54%) SQR
3 1 (0.54%) C#
3 1 (0.54%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (10.33%) Security Cleared
2 16 (8.70%) SC Cleared
3 9 (4.89%) Oracle Certification
4 7 (3.80%) Degree
4 7 (3.80%) SAP Certification
5 2 (1.09%) ACCA
6 1 (0.54%) MCITP
6 1 (0.54%) MCTS
6 1 (0.54%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.63%) Data Quality
1 3 (1.63%) SLA
2 2 (1.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (1.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 86 (46.74%) Oracle
2 69 (37.50%) SAP
3 22 (11.96%) PeopleSoft
4 15 (8.15%) Siebel
5 7 (3.80%) Open Text
5 7 (3.80%) HP
6 5 (2.72%) Microsoft
7 3 (1.63%) JD Edwards
7 3 (1.63%) Pegasus
8 2 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.54%) BT
9 1 (0.54%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.54%) Ariba
9 1 (0.54%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.54%) Business Objects
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