The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Yorkshire region that had Functional Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Functional Consultant
England / Yorkshire
Rank 110 132 127
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 18 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.82% 0.25% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.26% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 1
Median daily rate £525 £500 £422
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +18.62%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £472
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -4.66%
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 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2118 2731 2471
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.89% 95.93% 95.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1343 1793 1603
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 104 120
Median hourly rate £12.75 £13.81 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.67% +10.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £10.20 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £32.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

Functional Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Functional Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Functional Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Functional Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Functional Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Functional Consultant across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Functional Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Functional Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
West Yorkshire +30 18 £525 +10.52%
Functional Consultant
England

Functional Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Yorkshire region featuring Functional Consultant in the job title.

1 14 (66.67%) SAP
2 11 (52.38%) ERP
3 9 (42.86%) CRM
4 8 (38.10%) Middleware
4 8 (38.10%) Billing
4 8 (38.10%) SAP IS-U
5 7 (33.33%) Marketing
5 7 (33.33%) SAP Fiori
5 7 (33.33%) SAPUI5
5 7 (33.33%) Replication
6 6 (28.57%) SAP CRM
7 4 (19.05%) SAP CRM for Utilities
7 4 (19.05%) Finance
7 4 (19.05%) Project Management
7 4 (19.05%) ABAP
8 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (9.52%) QA
9 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
9 2 (9.52%) Mason
9 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
9 2 (9.52%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (4.76%) Change Management
10 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (4.76%) Legal
10 1 (4.76%) Publishing
10 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (4.76%) MS Visio

Functional Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.76%) MS Project
2 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (38.10%) SAP IS-U
2 6 (28.57%) SAP CRM
3 4 (19.05%) SAP CRM for Utilities
4 3 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 8 (38.10%) Billing
2 7 (33.33%) Marketing
3 4 (19.05%) Finance
4 1 (4.76%) Legal
4 1 (4.76%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) Middleware
2 7 (33.33%) SAP Fiori
2 7 (33.33%) SAPUI5
3 2 (9.52%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Replication
2 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) ERP
2 9 (42.86%) CRM
3 4 (19.05%) Project Management
4 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.76%) Change Management
6 1 (4.76%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (4.76%) Data Transformation
6 1 (4.76%) Information Architecture
6 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.76%) Product Management
6 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.76%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) ABAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) SAP
2 2 (9.52%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle