The table below looks at the statistics for the Functional Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Functional Consultant
Rank - 42 29
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - 0.30% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.32% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £375 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £51.39
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire 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
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
411 311 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 94.05% 92.01% 94.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 181 132
Average daily rate £400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £548
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 20 21
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £10.00 £9.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £16.16 £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.45% -

Functional Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Functional Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Functional Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Functional Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Functional Consultant
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM

Functional Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (100.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
General
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft