The table below looks at the statistics for the Functional Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester 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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Functional Consultant
Rank 75 84 78
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 31 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.67% 0.23% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.80% 0.24% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Average daily rate
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£510 £463 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.27% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £433 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £493 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Functional Consultant
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1718 1245 1129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 92.81% 95.11% 94.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1024 741 579
Average daily rate £375 £326 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.03% -1.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £213 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 55 89
Average hourly rate £15.13 £15.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.86% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.35 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Functional Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Functional Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Functional Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Functional Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Functional Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 33 (76.74%) Oracle
2 31 (72.09%) Oracle EBS R12
3 29 (67.44%) Oracle EBS
4 19 (44.19%) Finance
5 17 (39.53%) Local Government
6 12 (27.91%) SC Cleared
6 12 (27.91%) Security Cleared
6 12 (27.91%) CRM
7 11 (25.58%) SQL
8 8 (18.60%) Migration
9 7 (16.28%) Oracle BI EE
9 7 (16.28%) Data Migration
10 6 (13.95%) General Ledger
10 6 (13.95%) Oracle General Ledger
10 6 (13.95%) Marketing
10 6 (13.95%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (13.95%) Oracle Payables
10 6 (13.95%) Oracle Receivables
10 6 (13.95%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 6 (13.95%) Radian6
11 5 (11.63%) Oracle E-Business Tax
11 5 (11.63%) Oracle Payroll
12 4 (9.30%) Oracle iRecruitment
12 4 (9.30%) E-business
13 3 (6.98%) Cash Management
13 3 (6.98%) Oracle Cash Management
13 3 (6.98%) Oracle Assets
13 3 (6.98%) Oracle Self-Service HR
14 2 (4.65%) Oracle iProcurement
14 2 (4.65%) GAP Analysis

Functional Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (6.98%) Oracle Self-Service HR
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 31 (72.09%) Oracle EBS R12
2 29 (67.44%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (13.95%) Oracle General Ledger
3 6 (13.95%) Oracle Payables
3 6 (13.95%) Oracle Receivables
3 6 (13.95%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 6 (13.95%) Radian6
4 5 (11.63%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 5 (11.63%) Oracle Payroll
5 4 (9.30%) Oracle iRecruitment
6 3 (6.98%) Oracle Cash Management
6 3 (6.98%) Oracle Assets
7 2 (4.65%) Oracle iProcurement
7 2 (4.65%) Oracle CRM
7 2 (4.65%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (2.33%) PeopleSoft HRMS
8 1 (2.33%) Oracle HRMS
8 1 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (2.33%) SAP IS-U
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) PeopleTools
1 1 (2.33%) MorphX
General
1 19 (44.19%) Finance
2 17 (39.53%) Local Government
3 6 (13.95%) Marketing
3 6 (13.95%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.33%) Advertising
4 1 (2.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.33%) Data Conversion
1 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) CRM
2 8 (18.60%) Migration
3 7 (16.28%) Data Migration
4 4 (9.30%) E-business
5 3 (6.98%) Cash Management
6 2 (4.65%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (2.33%) Workflow
7 1 (2.33%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (2.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.33%) Test Scripting
7 1 (2.33%) ERP
7 1 (2.33%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.33%) EAM
7 1 (2.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.58%) SQL
2 1 (2.33%) X++
2 1 (2.33%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 12 (27.91%) SC Cleared
1 12 (27.91%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
Vendors
1 33 (76.74%) Oracle
2 6 (13.95%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (4.65%) SAP
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.33%) PeopleSoft
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