The first table below looks at the demand for the Functional Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey 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 18 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 Surrey 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Consultant
Rank 93 85 94
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 4 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.27% 0.23% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.25% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate £400 - £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £426 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.69% -5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £51.39 -
Job Titles Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1378 1183 1598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 92.30% 92.21% 94.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 767 571 822
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 83 119
Average hourly rate £17.25 £17.00 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.47% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.60 £50.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Functional Consultant
South East

Functional Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Functional Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Functional Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Functional Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Functional Consultant
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 3 (60.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (40.00%) SAP MRS
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (40.00%) ABAP
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Billing
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) SAP R/3
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (20.00%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing

Functional Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 2 (40.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (40.00%) SAP MRS
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (20.00%) SAP R/3
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (20.00%) SAP IS-U
General
1 2 (40.00%) Billing
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Service Management
1 1 (20.00%) CRM
1 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) ABAP
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle