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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Consultant
Rank 381 358 328
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -30
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 62 81 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.35% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.36% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 31 64
Median daily rate £525 £500 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £390 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £550 £544
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £458 £451
% change year-on-year
+9.28% +1.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £62.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
21633 22222 23362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.77% 94.99% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 15369 15688 16222
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 279 347 444
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £38.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

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 29 September 2016.

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 29 September 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
City of London -2 5 £475 +7.95%
Brentford +5 2 - - 1
Croydon - 2 £575 -
Chiswick - 1 £600 -
Functional Consultant
England

Functional Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 London region featuring Functional Consultant in the job title.

1 39 (32.77%) Finance
2 37 (31.09%) Oracle
3 27 (22.69%) Microsoft
4 21 (17.65%) Dynamics AX
5 19 (15.97%) CRM
6 17 (14.29%) SAP
7 16 (13.45%) Migration
8 15 (12.61%) Dynamics CRM
9 14 (11.76%) Oracle EBS
10 12 (10.08%) JavaScript
10 12 (10.08%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (9.24%) Data Migration
11 11 (9.24%) SQL
11 11 (9.24%) Retail
12 10 (8.40%) SQL Server
12 10 (8.40%) Oracle Fusion
13 9 (7.56%) Oracle Payables
14 8 (6.72%) Manufacturing
14 8 (6.72%) PL/SQL
14 8 (6.72%) Oracle EBS R12
15 7 (5.88%) Test Scripting
15 7 (5.88%) Procure-to-Pay
15 7 (5.88%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
15 7 (5.88%) ERP
15 7 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
15 7 (5.88%) MS Excel
15 7 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
15 7 (5.88%) Banking
15 7 (5.88%) Billing
15 7 (5.88%) 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 (2.52%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (0.84%) Oracle Self-Service HR
Applications
1 7 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 21 (17.65%) Dynamics AX
2 15 (12.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (11.76%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (7.56%) Oracle Payables
5 8 (6.72%) Oracle EBS R12
6 7 (5.88%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 6 (5.04%) Oracle Assets
7 6 (5.04%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 6 (5.04%) Oracle General Ledger
7 6 (5.04%) Oracle Receivables
8 5 (4.20%) Oracle Financials
8 5 (4.20%) SAP MM
9 4 (3.36%) Workday HCM
10 3 (2.52%) Oracle Applications
10 3 (2.52%) Oracle Cash Management
11 2 (1.68%) Dynamics GP
11 2 (1.68%) Oracle 11i
11 2 (1.68%) Oracle ERP
11 2 (1.68%) Oracle iProcurement
11 2 (1.68%) Oracle iRecruitment
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.88%) Taleo
2 1 (0.84%) Force.com
2 1 (0.84%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.40%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.36%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 3 (2.52%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (2.52%) Siebel EIM
4 2 (1.68%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (0.84%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.84%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.84%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.52%) LSMW
2 1 (0.84%) Ant
2 1 (0.84%) Oracle APEX
General
1 39 (32.77%) Finance
2 11 (9.24%) Retail
3 8 (6.72%) Manufacturing
4 7 (5.88%) Banking
4 7 (5.88%) Billing
5 6 (5.04%) Advertising
6 5 (4.20%) General Ledger
7 4 (3.36%) Financial Institution
7 4 (3.36%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (2.52%) Legal
8 3 (2.52%) Marketing
9 2 (1.68%) Aerospace
9 2 (1.68%) Law
10 1 (0.84%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.40%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (2.52%) BAPI
2 3 (2.52%) EDI
3 2 (1.68%) CSS
3 2 (1.68%) HTML
3 2 (1.68%) SAP Core Interface
3 2 (1.68%) SAP Smart Forms
4 1 (0.84%) .NET
4 1 (0.84%) COM
4 1 (0.84%) jQuery
4 1 (0.84%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.84%) SAPUI5
4 1 (0.84%) Visualforce
4 1 (0.84%) Web Dynpro
4 1 (0.84%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (2.52%) FMCG
2 2 (1.68%) Computer Science
2 2 (1.68%) Data Structures
3 1 (0.84%) Data Conversion
3 1 (0.84%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (15.97%) CRM
2 16 (13.45%) Migration
3 12 (10.08%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (9.24%) Data Migration
5 7 (5.88%) Business Analysis
5 7 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (5.88%) ERP
5 7 (5.88%) Procure-to-Pay
5 7 (5.88%) Test Scripting
6 5 (4.20%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (4.20%) Change Management
6 5 (4.20%) Logistics
7 4 (3.36%) Asset Management
7 4 (3.36%) Data Modelling
7 4 (3.36%) E-business
7 4 (3.36%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (3.36%) Validation
8 3 (2.52%) EAI
8 3 (2.52%) Supplier Management
8 3 (2.52%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.08%) JavaScript
2 11 (9.24%) SQL
3 8 (6.72%) PL/SQL
4 3 (2.52%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.68%) C#
5 2 (1.68%) Java
5 2 (1.68%) SAPscript
6 1 (0.84%) ABAP
6 1 (0.84%) Apex Code
6 1 (0.84%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (3.36%) Degree
2 2 (1.68%) ACCA
3 1 (0.84%) CBAP
3 1 (0.84%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.68%) QA
2 1 (0.84%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 37 (31.09%) Oracle
2 27 (22.69%) Microsoft
3 17 (14.29%) SAP
4 7 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (3.36%) JD Edwards
6 3 (2.52%) Siebel
7 2 (1.68%) Kronos
8 1 (0.84%) Amdocs
8 1 (0.84%) Ariba
8 1 (0.84%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.84%) Conga
8 1 (0.84%) Infor
8 1 (0.84%) OpenText
8 1 (0.84%) Pardot
8 1 (0.84%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.84%) Sage
8 1 (0.84%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud