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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Functional Consultant
England / South East
Rank 217 233 248
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 22 30 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.34% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.36% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 18 9
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £273 £364
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £522 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £466
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -3.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
7170 8265 8983
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.68% 94.47% 94.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4175 5039 4802
Median daily rate £400 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 374 386 422
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.27 £11.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £55.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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
Surrey +20 6 £475 +5.55%
West Sussex -8 6 £475 -5.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +2 3 £500 -4.76%
Hampshire +2 1 £450 -7.69% 1
Functional Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 23 (60.53%) Oracle
2 17 (44.74%) Finance
3 12 (31.58%) Oracle EBS R12
4 11 (28.95%) Oracle Receivables
5 10 (26.32%) SAP
5 10 (26.32%) SQL
6 9 (23.68%) Oracle EBS
7 8 (21.05%) ERP
8 6 (15.79%) Oracle Financials
8 6 (15.79%) Hyperion
8 6 (15.79%) Migration
9 5 (13.16%) Oracle Payables
9 5 (13.16%) Oracle TCA
9 5 (13.16%) Data Analysis
9 5 (13.16%) Business Analysis
9 5 (13.16%) Data Migration
10 4 (10.53%) Oracle Cash Management
10 4 (10.53%) Oracle Assets
10 4 (10.53%) Oracle E-Business Tax
10 4 (10.53%) Cash Management
10 4 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
10 4 (10.53%) PL/SQL
10 4 (10.53%) Order to Cash
11 3 (7.89%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (7.89%) Data Modelling
11 3 (7.89%) CRM
11 3 (7.89%) Cognos
11 3 (7.89%) MS Office
11 3 (7.89%) Microsoft

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.63%) NetWeaver
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (31.58%) Oracle EBS R12
2 11 (28.95%) Oracle Receivables
3 9 (23.68%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (15.79%) Oracle Financials
5 5 (13.16%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (13.16%) Oracle TCA
6 4 (10.53%) Oracle Assets
6 4 (10.53%) Oracle Cash Management
6 4 (10.53%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 3 (7.89%) Cognos TM1
7 3 (7.89%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 3 (7.89%) Oracle iProcurement
7 3 (7.89%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 3 (7.89%) SAP Retail
8 2 (5.26%) Hyperion Planning
8 2 (5.26%) SAP CO
8 2 (5.26%) SAP FI
8 2 (5.26%) SAP FI/CO
9 1 (2.63%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (2.63%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) JDeveloper
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Forms
General
1 17 (44.74%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) General Ledger
2 3 (7.89%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) CSS
1 1 (2.63%) HTML
1 1 (2.63%) jQuery
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (2.63%) SAP Fiori
1 1 (2.63%) SAPUI5
1 1 (2.63%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.05%) ERP
2 6 (15.79%) Migration
3 5 (13.16%) Business Analysis
3 5 (13.16%) Data Analysis
3 5 (13.16%) Data Migration
4 4 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (10.53%) Cash Management
4 4 (10.53%) Order to Cash
5 3 (7.89%) Analytics
5 3 (7.89%) CRM
5 3 (7.89%) Data Mapping
5 3 (7.89%) Data Modelling
5 3 (7.89%) Functional Testing
6 2 (5.26%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 2 (5.26%) Line Management
6 2 (5.26%) Project Management
6 2 (5.26%) SAP Implementation
6 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.63%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 10 (26.32%) SQL
2 4 (10.53%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.63%) ABAP
3 1 (2.63%) Java
3 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Degree
Vendors
1 23 (60.53%) Oracle
2 10 (26.32%) SAP
3 6 (15.79%) Hyperion
4 3 (7.89%) Cognos
4 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.26%) Anaplan
6 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
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