The table below looks at the statistics for the Functional Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Consultant
Rank 109 103 92
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 6 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.30% 0.11% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.12% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 8
Average daily rate £475 £400 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -17.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £400 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £463
% change year-on-year
- -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Functional Consultant
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire 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
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1932 1673 1495
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.03% 94.73% 96.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1297 1139 897
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 65 59
Average hourly rate £14.25 £12.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.30 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £29.80 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Functional Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Functional Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Functional Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Functional Consultant Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Functional Consultant
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Consultant within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -8 4 £488 -
Bradford - 2 £450 -
Functional Consultant
Yorkshire

Functional Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 5 (62.50%) SAP
2 4 (50.00%) CRM
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Use Case
4 2 (25.00%) SAP IS-U
4 2 (25.00%) Information Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
4 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) SAP CRM
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Billing
4 2 (25.00%) MS Project
4 2 (25.00%) MS Office
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (25.00%) ERP
4 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence

Functional Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
1 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (25.00%) MS Project
1 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (25.00%) SAP CRM
2 2 (25.00%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (12.50%) SAP PM
3 1 (12.50%) SAP SRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Billing
2 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Change Management
2 2 (25.00%) ERP
2 2 (25.00%) Information Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Service Management
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Use Case
2 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Channel Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 1 (12.50%) E-business
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) SAP
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle