The first table below looks at the demand for the Functional Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Reading 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Reading region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Consultant
Rank - - 73
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - - 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £432 £450
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £51.39 -
Job Titles Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
954 702 982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 89.24% 91.88% 90.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 489 298 350
Average daily rate £350 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £185 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 51 46
Average hourly rate £15.25 £18.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.56% +19.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.87 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £30.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Functional Consultant
Berkshire

Functional Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Functional Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Functional Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Functional Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Functional Consultant
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Supply Chain Management
2 1 (50.00%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence

Functional Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) PeopleSoft Financials
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Supply Chain Management
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) PeopleSoft
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
Reading
Enterprise Partners
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
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