The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Functional Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Functional Consultant
England / London
Rank 343 317 343
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +26
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 57 95 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.46% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.48% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 59 43
Median daily rate £450 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £87.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
18510 19632 19967
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.97% 95.09% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 13242 13846 14179
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 240 311 345
Median hourly rate £21.75 £17.75 £17.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.56% +0.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.83 £38.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Functional Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Consultant within the London region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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
City of London -5 4 £390 -14.75% 3
Functional Consultant
England

Functional Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 London region featuring Functional Consultant in the job title.

1 50 (39.06%) Oracle
2 34 (26.56%) Finance
3 32 (25.00%) SAP
4 26 (20.31%) Microsoft
5 22 (17.19%) CRM
6 21 (16.41%) Oracle EBS R12
7 17 (13.28%) Dynamics CRM
8 16 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
9 15 (11.72%) User Acceptance Testing
10 14 (10.94%) JavaScript
11 13 (10.16%) SQL Server
12 11 (8.59%) Retail
13 10 (7.81%) Oracle Reports
13 10 (7.81%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
14 9 (7.03%) Procure-to-Pay
14 9 (7.03%) Oracle BI EE
14 9 (7.03%) ERP
14 9 (7.03%) Oracle EBS
15 8 (6.25%) PeopleSoft
15 8 (6.25%) SQL
15 8 (6.25%) Billing
15 8 (6.25%) Oracle Applications
15 8 (6.25%) Migration
15 8 (6.25%) Oracle Receivables
16 7 (5.47%) Oracle Payables
16 7 (5.47%) Oracle Fusion
16 7 (5.47%) Manufacturing
16 7 (5.47%) Oracle HRMS
16 7 (5.47%) MS Excel
16 7 (5.47%) Business Analysis

Functional Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 3 (2.34%) Oracle Self-Service HR
1 3 (2.34%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (0.78%) IBM Notes
2 1 (0.78%) MTS
Applications
1 7 (5.47%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.56%) MS Office
3 1 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (16.41%) Oracle EBS R12
2 17 (13.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 16 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
4 10 (7.81%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 9 (7.03%) Oracle EBS
6 8 (6.25%) Oracle Applications
6 8 (6.25%) Oracle Receivables
7 7 (5.47%) Oracle HRMS
7 7 (5.47%) Oracle Payables
8 5 (3.91%) Oracle Assets
8 5 (3.91%) SAP MM
9 4 (3.13%) Oracle iRecruitment
9 4 (3.13%) SAP IS-U
10 3 (2.34%) Dynamics GP
10 3 (2.34%) Dynamics NAV
10 3 (2.34%) Oracle ERP
10 3 (2.34%) Oracle Financials
10 3 (2.34%) Oracle General Ledger
10 3 (2.34%) SAP Retail
11 2 (1.56%) Dynamics SL
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.91%) Taleo
2 2 (1.56%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.78%) Force.com
3 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.16%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.81%) Oracle Reports
3 9 (7.03%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (2.34%) Siebel EIM
5 2 (1.56%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 2 (1.56%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.78%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.78%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (1.56%) JDeveloper
1 2 (1.56%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.78%) Ant
2 1 (0.78%) PeopleTools
General
1 34 (26.56%) Finance
2 11 (8.59%) Retail
3 8 (6.25%) Billing
4 7 (5.47%) Manufacturing
4 7 (5.47%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (4.69%) Marketing
6 4 (3.13%) Advertising
6 4 (3.13%) Aerospace
6 4 (3.13%) Banking
6 4 (3.13%) General Ledger
7 2 (1.56%) French Language
8 1 (0.78%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.47%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (1.56%) SAP Business Workflow
3 1 (0.78%) .NET
3 1 (0.78%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.78%) CSS
3 1 (0.78%) HTML
3 1 (0.78%) jQuery
3 1 (0.78%) SAP Basis
3 1 (0.78%) SAPUI5
3 1 (0.78%) Web Dynpro
3 1 (0.78%) Web Services
3 1 (0.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.91%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.56%) Data Conversion
3 1 (0.78%) Data Extraction
3 1 (0.78%) Data Structures
3 1 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (0.78%) iPad
3 1 (0.78%) Learning Management System
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (17.19%) CRM
2 15 (11.72%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (7.03%) ERP
3 9 (7.03%) Procure-to-Pay
4 8 (6.25%) Migration
5 7 (5.47%) Business Analysis
6 6 (4.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (4.69%) Test Scripting
6 6 (4.69%) Workflow
7 5 (3.91%) Performance Management
8 4 (3.13%) Analytics
8 4 (3.13%) Asset Management
8 4 (3.13%) Data Migration
8 4 (3.13%) Project Management
8 4 (3.13%) Record to Report
8 4 (3.13%) SDLC
8 4 (3.13%) Spend Analysis
9 3 (2.34%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (2.34%) Data Modelling
9 3 (2.34%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 14 (10.94%) JavaScript
2 8 (6.25%) SQL
3 6 (4.69%) PL/SQL
4 3 (2.34%) ABAP
4 3 (2.34%) C
5 2 (1.56%) C#
5 2 (1.56%) Java
6 1 (0.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (4.69%) Degree
2 4 (3.13%) ACCA
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.78%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.56%) QA
2 1 (0.78%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 4 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 50 (39.06%) Oracle
2 32 (25.00%) SAP
3 26 (20.31%) Microsoft
4 8 (6.25%) PeopleSoft
5 7 (5.47%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (3.13%) Siebel
7 3 (2.34%) JD Edwards
8 2 (1.56%) IFS
8 2 (1.56%) Kronos
8 2 (1.56%) Workday
9 1 (0.78%) Ariba
9 1 (0.78%) Bloomberg
9 1 (0.78%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.78%) FXall
9 1 (0.78%) hybris
9 1 (0.78%) Lotus
9 1 (0.78%) Reuters
9 1 (0.78%) Saba
9 1 (0.78%) Sage