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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Consultant
Rank 297 290 312
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +22
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 117 142 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.48% 0.57% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.61% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 84 33
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£475 £460 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £365 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £600 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £463
% change year-on-year
- -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
22500 23238 24253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.48% 92.90% 93.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15318 15932 15951
Average daily rate £425 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 423 451 618
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.13 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.49% -4.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.80 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +23 33 £475 -5.00% 9
Functional Consultant
England

Functional Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 76 (42.94%) Oracle
2 73 (41.24%) SAP
3 62 (35.03%) Finance
4 51 (28.81%) Oracle EBS R12
5 42 (23.73%) Oracle EBS
6 35 (19.77%) CRM
6 35 (19.77%) Oracle General Ledger
6 35 (19.77%) Oracle Payables
7 32 (18.08%) Oracle Receivables
7 32 (18.08%) Manufacturing
8 31 (17.51%) General Ledger
9 29 (16.38%) ERP
10 22 (12.43%) PeopleSoft
11 21 (11.86%) Oracle Assets
11 21 (11.86%) Procure-to-pay
12 20 (11.30%) Pharmaceutical
13 19 (10.73%) Security Cleared
14 17 (9.60%) Oracle Cash Management
15 16 (9.04%) Change Management
15 16 (9.04%) Test Scripting
15 16 (9.04%) SC Cleared
16 14 (7.91%) FMCG
16 14 (7.91%) Oracle iProcurement
16 14 (7.91%) SAP BW
16 14 (7.91%) Siebel
17 13 (7.34%) SAP SD
17 13 (7.34%) Cash Management
17 13 (7.34%) Oracle Internet Expenses
17 13 (7.34%) Unit Testing
18 12 (6.78%) SQL

Functional Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (2.26%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (1.13%) SAP Portal
3 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (3.39%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (2.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 51 (28.81%) Oracle EBS R12
2 42 (23.73%) Oracle EBS
3 35 (19.77%) Oracle General Ledger
3 35 (19.77%) Oracle Payables
4 32 (18.08%) Oracle Receivables
5 21 (11.86%) Oracle Assets
6 17 (9.60%) Oracle Cash Management
7 14 (7.91%) Oracle iProcurement
8 13 (7.34%) SAP SD
8 13 (7.34%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 10 (5.65%) Oracle Financials
9 10 (5.65%) Oracle Retail
9 10 (5.65%) SAP SRM
10 9 (5.08%) SAP CO
10 9 (5.08%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 7 (3.95%) SAP MM
12 6 (3.39%) Oracle 11i
12 6 (3.39%) SAP FI
12 6 (3.39%) Oracle Applications
12 6 (3.39%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.56%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.91%) SAP BW
2 7 (3.95%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (2.82%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (1.13%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 2 (1.13%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.56%) SQLPlus
5 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.56%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (3.39%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.13%) JDeveloper
3 1 (0.56%) LSMW
General
1 62 (35.03%) Finance
2 32 (18.08%) Manufacturing
3 31 (17.51%) General Ledger
4 20 (11.30%) Pharmaceutical
5 11 (6.21%) Retail
6 9 (5.08%) Front Office
6 9 (5.08%) Back Office
7 8 (4.52%) Billing
8 4 (2.26%) Banking
9 3 (1.69%) Publishing
10 2 (1.13%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.56%) Marketing
11 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.56%) Advertising
11 1 (0.56%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.08%) DOM
2 4 (2.26%) BAPI
3 2 (1.13%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (1.13%) .NET
3 2 (1.13%) XML
4 1 (0.56%) XSL
4 1 (0.56%) Middleware
4 1 (0.56%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.91%) FMCG
2 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (0.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (0.56%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.56%) UNIX
1 1 (0.56%) Linux
1 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (19.77%) CRM
2 29 (16.38%) ERP
3 21 (11.86%) Procure-to-pay
4 16 (9.04%) Change Management
4 16 (9.04%) Test Scripting
5 13 (7.34%) Unit Testing
5 13 (7.34%) Cash Management
6 12 (6.78%) GAP Analysis
6 12 (6.78%) Migration
7 11 (6.21%) Data Migration
8 9 (5.08%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (3.95%) Six Sigma
9 7 (3.95%) Lean Six Sigma
9 7 (3.95%) Logistics
9 7 (3.95%) Business Analysis
10 6 (3.39%) Configuration Management
11 5 (2.82%) Project Management
11 5 (2.82%) E-business
11 5 (2.82%) Validation
11 5 (2.82%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (6.78%) SQL
2 5 (2.82%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.56%) PeopleCode
3 1 (0.56%) SQR
3 1 (0.56%) C#
3 1 (0.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (10.73%) Security Cleared
2 16 (9.04%) SC Cleared
3 9 (5.08%) Oracle Certification
4 6 (3.39%) SAP Certification
4 6 (3.39%) Degree
5 2 (1.13%) ACCA
6 1 (0.56%) MCTS
6 1 (0.56%) MCITP
6 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.69%) SLA
1 3 (1.69%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 76 (42.94%) Oracle
2 73 (41.24%) SAP
3 22 (12.43%) PeopleSoft
4 14 (7.91%) Siebel
5 7 (3.95%) HP
5 7 (3.95%) Open Text
6 4 (2.26%) Microsoft
7 3 (1.69%) Pegasus
8 2 (1.13%) JD Edwards
8 2 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.56%) BT
9 1 (0.56%) Fundtech
9 1 (0.56%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.56%) Ariba
9 1 (0.56%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.56%) Business Objects
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