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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Functional Consultant
Rank 90 79 71
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 6 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.37% 0.56% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.60% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Average daily rate
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£525 £481 £538
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -10.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £436 £488
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £526 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
1495 1171 896
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 92.17% 93.08% 93.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 791 615 410
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £486
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 58 76
Average hourly rate £15.50 £14.52 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.76% -17.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £30.60 £40.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Functional Consultant across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Functional Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Functional Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) Local Government
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Payroll
5 2 (25.00%) Advertising
5 2 (25.00%) CRM
6 1 (12.50%) EDI
6 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (12.50%) JD Edwards
6 1 (12.50%) SAP
6 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle HRMS
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
6 1 (12.50%) E-business
6 1 (12.50%) General Ledger
6 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
6 1 (12.50%) Retail
6 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
6 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (12.50%) Cash Management

Functional Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 1 (12.50%) Oracle Self-Service HR
Business Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Payroll
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
1 3 (37.50%) Local Government
2 2 (25.00%) Advertising
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (12.50%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) E-business
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
2 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Cash Management
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) JD Edwards
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