The median contractor rate for a Functional Consultant was £431 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Functional Consultant
South East / West Sussex
Rank 58 65 53
Rank change year-on-year +7 -12  
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 6 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.16% 0.17% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 0.17% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Median daily rate £431 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.75% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £500 £465
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £500 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 501 577 504
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 97.09% 96.33% 96.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 347 314
Median daily rate £410 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.33% -1.31%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £513 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 19 35
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.40 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -0.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Functional Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex that featured Functional Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Functional Consultant in West Sussex

Functional Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Functional Consultant in West Sussex

Functional Consultant
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Gatwick - 3 - -
Crawley - 1 - -
Functional Consultant
South East

Functional Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 West Sussex region featuring Functional Consultant in the job title.

1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) SAP
2 5 (45.45%) Business Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) Cognos TM1
3 3 (27.27%) General Ledger
3 3 (27.27%) Data Mapping
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle iProcurement
3 3 (27.27%) Cash Management
3 3 (27.27%) Analytics
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle Cash Management
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle Assets
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (27.27%) CRM
3 3 (27.27%) Cognos
3 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (27.27%) Hyperion
4 2 (18.18%) User Stories
5 1 (9.09%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) ABAP
5 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (9.09%) SAP Fiori
5 1 (9.09%) SAPUI5
5 1 (9.09%) Customer Requirements

Functional Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 (9.09%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (27.27%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle iProcurement
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (9.09%) SAP CO
3 1 (9.09%) SAP CRM
3 1 (9.09%) SAP FI
3 1 (9.09%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (9.09%) SAP HR
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Fiori
1 1 (9.09%) SAPUI5
1 1 (9.09%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Business Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) Analytics
2 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (27.27%) Cash Management
2 3 (27.27%) CRM
2 3 (27.27%) Data Mapping
3 2 (18.18%) User Stories
4 1 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (9.09%) Time Management
4 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) ABAP
1 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 5 (45.45%) SAP
3 3 (27.27%) Cognos
3 3 (27.27%) Hyperion