The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Middlesex region that had Functional Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Consultant
Rank 25 20 28
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.65% 1.85% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 1.96% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £500 £530
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £62.50 - -
Functional Consultant
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Middlesex 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
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
151 153 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 97.42% 94.44% 96.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 86 133
Median daily rate £370 £350 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -15.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £213 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 19
Median hourly rate £45.50 £17.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+156.33% -58.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £13.50 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

Functional Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Functional Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Functional Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Functional Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Functional Consultant Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Middlesex region featuring Functional Consultant in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (80.00%) Procure-to-Pay
2 4 (80.00%) SAP Certification
2 4 (80.00%) SAP BW
3 2 (40.00%) General Ledger
3 2 (40.00%) SAP SD
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (40.00%) Record to Report
4 1 (20.00%) ERP
4 1 (20.00%) SLA
4 1 (20.00%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (20.00%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 1 (20.00%) Invoice Processing
4 1 (20.00%) SAP CO
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (20.00%) SAP FI
4 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
4 1 (20.00%) SAP SRM
4 1 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (20.00%) Release Management
4 1 (20.00%) FMCG
4 1 (20.00%) SAP GTS
4 1 (20.00%) Change Control

Functional Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SAP SD
2 1 (20.00%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 1 (20.00%) SAP CO
2 1 (20.00%) SAP FI
2 1 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (20.00%) SAP GTS
2 1 (20.00%) SAP SRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SAP BW
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) General Ledger
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (40.00%) Record to Report
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) Invoice Processing
3 1 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) SAP