The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Functional Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Consultant
Rank 233 228 229
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 17 39 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.40% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.42% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 18 19
Median daily rate £473 £443 £451
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.77% -1.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £288 £423
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £499 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £458 £451
% change year-on-year
+9.28% +1.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Functional Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7936 9237 8730
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.78% 94.71% 94.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4810 5562 4816
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 374 433 463
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.25 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% +13.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Functional Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Functional Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Functional Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Functional Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Functional Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Functional Consultant across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Functional Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Functional Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Functional Consultant across the South East region.

Functional Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Functional Consultant
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Consultant within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +10 7 £338 -
Hampshire -10 4 £525 +16.66%
Surrey +7 3 £473 +5.00% 2
West Sussex - 2 £550 -
Functional Consultant
England

Functional Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 South East region featuring Functional Consultant in the job title.

1 16 (40.00%) Finance
2 14 (35.00%) SAP
3 10 (25.00%) Oracle
4 8 (20.00%) Migration
4 8 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (17.50%) Use Case
6 6 (15.00%) Dynamics AX
6 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
7 5 (12.50%) Data Migration
7 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
8 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
8 4 (10.00%) Time Management
8 4 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (10.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 4 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
8 4 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
8 4 (10.00%) Regression Testing
8 4 (10.00%) SAP BW
8 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (10.00%) Primavera
8 4 (10.00%) MS Project
8 4 (10.00%) ERP
8 4 (10.00%) Data Modelling
8 4 (10.00%) XML
8 4 (10.00%) UML
8 4 (10.00%) Oracle Financials
8 4 (10.00%) CRM
8 4 (10.00%) HTML

Functional Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (10.00%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (10.00%) Primavera
4 2 (5.00%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (5.00%) SAP BPC
5 1 (2.50%) Maximo
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (2.50%) SAP ERP
5 1 (2.50%) SAP FI
5 1 (2.50%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (2.50%) SAP FI-CA
5 1 (2.50%) SAP GTS
5 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (2.50%) SAP PSCD
5 1 (2.50%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) SuccessFactors
1 1 (2.50%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) SAP BW
2 2 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (5.00%) SAP BI
3 1 (2.50%) GIS
General
1 16 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Marketing
3 2 (5.00%) General Ledger
3 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.50%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) .NET
1 4 (10.00%) HTML
1 4 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.00%) Data Extraction
3 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.50%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.50%) FMCG
3 1 (2.50%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.00%) Migration
1 8 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (17.50%) Use Case
3 5 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (10.00%) CRM
4 4 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 4 (10.00%) ERP
4 4 (10.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 4 (10.00%) Regression Testing
4 4 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (10.00%) Time Management
4 4 (10.00%) UML
5 3 (7.50%) Configuration Management
5 3 (7.50%) Fit Analysis
5 3 (7.50%) Logistics
6 2 (5.00%) Presales
6 2 (5.00%) Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.00%) Java
1 4 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.00%) Degree
4 1 (2.50%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) GAAP
Vendors
1 14 (35.00%) SAP
2 10 (25.00%) Oracle
3 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (5.00%) Siebel
5 1 (2.50%) Hyperion
5 1 (2.50%) IFS
5 1 (2.50%) JD Edwards
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