The table below looks at the statistics for the Functional Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire 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 22 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Consultant
Rank 40 46 37
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 3 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.79% 1.31% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 1.38% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Average daily rate
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- £375 -
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
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Nottinghamshire 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
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
352 507 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 92.15% 94.59% 92.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 220 134
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £430 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 29 17
Average hourly rate £13.38 £17.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.57% +34.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.80 £23.75 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

Functional Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Functional Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Functional Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Functional Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Functional Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 4 (57.14%) Manufacturing
2 3 (42.86%) SAP BW
2 3 (42.86%) Logistics
2 3 (42.86%) SAP Retail
2 3 (42.86%) Retail
2 3 (42.86%) Service Management
2 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
2 3 (42.86%) Change Management
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) SLA
2 3 (42.86%) SAP
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (14.29%) R
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (14.29%) Procure-to-pay
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle ASCP
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) Data Conversion
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (14.29%) EAM

Functional Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 (14.29%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) SAP Retail
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle ASCP
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Manufacturing
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle 11i
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SAP BW
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (14.29%) JDeveloper
General
1 4 (57.14%) Manufacturing
2 3 (42.86%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) Advertising
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Conversion
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Logistics
1 3 (42.86%) Service Management
1 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
1 3 (42.86%) Change Management
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Procure-to-pay
2 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
2 1 (14.29%) EAM
2 1 (14.29%) Data Management
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) SAP
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft