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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Functional Consultant
England / South East
Rank 223 223 234
Rank change year-on-year
0 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 14 32 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.39% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.41% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 12
Median daily rate £375 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £237 £381
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £524 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
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
6785 7731 8654
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.15% 94.23% 93.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3910 4531 4709
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 347 405 424
Median hourly rate £17.06 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.35% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.63 £11.42 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £50.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%

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 16 January 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 16 January 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
West Sussex +5 5 £338 -
Buckinghamshire +2 2 - - 1
Hampshire +9 1 £450 +0.55%
Kent - 1 £375 -
Functional Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 14 (42.42%) Oracle
2 12 (36.36%) SAP
3 10 (30.30%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (30.30%) Finance
4 9 (27.27%) SQL
5 7 (21.21%) ERP
5 7 (21.21%) Oracle EBS
5 7 (21.21%) Oracle Receivables
6 6 (18.18%) Migration
6 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 5 (15.15%) Oracle TCA
7 5 (15.15%) Data Analysis
7 5 (15.15%) Degree
8 4 (12.12%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (12.12%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (12.12%) Data Migration
8 4 (12.12%) Order to Cash
8 4 (12.12%) PL/SQL
8 4 (12.12%) Oracle Financials
8 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
9 3 (9.09%) CRM
9 3 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (9.09%) Data Modelling
9 3 (9.09%) MS Office
9 3 (9.09%) Retail
9 3 (9.09%) Data Mapping
10 2 (6.06%) SAP Implementation
10 2 (6.06%) SAP Retail
10 2 (6.06%) General Ledger
10 2 (6.06%) Functional Testing

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 (3.03%) NetWeaver
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (30.30%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (21.21%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (21.21%) Oracle Receivables
3 5 (15.15%) Oracle TCA
4 4 (12.12%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (12.12%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (6.06%) SAP CO
5 2 (6.06%) SAP FI
5 2 (6.06%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (6.06%) SAP Retail
6 1 (3.03%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle HRMS
6 1 (3.03%) SAP CRM
6 1 (3.03%) SAP FI-CA
6 1 (3.03%) SAP HR
6 1 (3.03%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (3.03%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) JDeveloper
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (30.30%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Retail
3 2 (6.06%) General Ledger
4 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) CSS
1 1 (3.03%) HTML
1 1 (3.03%) jQuery
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (3.03%) SAP Fiori
1 1 (3.03%) SAPUI5
1 1 (3.03%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) ERP
2 6 (18.18%) Migration
3 5 (15.15%) Data Analysis
4 4 (12.12%) Data Migration
4 4 (12.12%) Order to Cash
4 4 (12.12%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (9.09%) CRM
5 3 (9.09%) Data Mapping
5 3 (9.09%) Data Modelling
6 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.06%) Business Transformation
6 2 (6.06%) Functional Testing
6 2 (6.06%) Presales
6 2 (6.06%) SAP Implementation
6 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.03%) Analytics
7 1 (3.03%) Business Forecasting
7 1 (3.03%) Planning and Forecasting
7 1 (3.03%) Time Management
7 1 (3.03%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) SQL
2 4 (12.12%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.03%) ABAP
3 1 (3.03%) Java
3 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) Oracle
2 12 (36.36%) SAP
3 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.03%) Hyperion
4 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
South East
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
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Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago