The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Implementation Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Implementation Consultant
UK
Rank 541 548 544
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Contract jobs requiring an Implementation Consultant 40 70 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.091% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.096% 0.15% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 36 48
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £235 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £613 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.50 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41742 48106 48047
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.76% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 27155 30643 30207
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1485 1758 1889
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.88 £10.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £47.50 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Implementation Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Implementation Consultant in the job title.

Implementation Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Implementation Consultant
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Implementation Consultant within the UK.

Implementation Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Implementation Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Implementation Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Implementation Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Implementation Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Implementation Consultant within the UK.

Implementation Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Implementation Consultant
Top 21 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Implementation Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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
England +10 36 £450 +5.88% 39
London -13 16 £425 -5.55% 17
South East +9 11 £450 +5.88% 5
Reading +19 7 £450 -13.46% 1
Berkshire +15 7 £450 -1.90% 3
East Midlands - 4 £550 - 2
Hampshire +12 2 £320 - 1
Northamptonshire - 2 £600 -
Surrey +21 1 £475 +5.55% 2
South West +10 1 £600 +50.00% 1
Bristol +1 1 £600 +41.17% 1
West Midlands 0 1 - - 3
Yorkshire - 1 £600 - 2
East of England - 1 £413 - 1
City of London - 1 - - 7
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Peterborough - 1 £413 -
Northampton - 1 £600 -
Nottingham - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 £600 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £413 - 1

Implementation Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, Implementation 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 featuring Implementation Consultant in the job title.

1 28 (33.33%) Finance
2 20 (23.81%) Migration
3 13 (15.48%) ERP
3 13 (15.48%) Data Migration
4 11 (13.10%) SAP
5 10 (11.90%) Change Management
5 10 (11.90%) Banking
5 10 (11.90%) Wealth Management
6 9 (10.71%) ITIL
7 8 (9.52%) Microsoft
7 8 (9.52%) Management Information System
7 8 (9.52%) SAP Implementation
8 7 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
8 7 (8.33%) SuccessFactors
8 7 (8.33%) SQL
9 6 (7.14%) Oracle
9 6 (7.14%) Learning Management System
10 5 (5.95%) Change Control
10 5 (5.95%) Investment Management
10 5 (5.95%) Web Services
10 5 (5.95%) Telecoms
10 5 (5.95%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (5.95%) Asset Management
11 4 (4.76%) Advertising
11 4 (4.76%) Back Office
11 4 (4.76%) Fixed Income
11 4 (4.76%) Windows
11 4 (4.76%) JavaScript
11 4 (4.76%) HTML
11 4 (4.76%) SLA

Implementation Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 (1.19%) CMS
1 1 (1.19%) IIS
1 1 (1.19%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.38%) ResourceLink
2 2 (2.38%) Sage 50
2 2 (2.38%) SimCorp Dimension
3 1 (1.19%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (1.19%) BASE24
3 1 (1.19%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.19%) Eloqua
3 1 (1.19%) Misys Equation
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (1.19%) Postilion
3 1 (1.19%) Sage 200
3 1 (1.19%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.19%) SAP GTS
3 1 (1.19%) SAP HCM
3 1 (1.19%) SAP HR
3 1 (1.19%) SAP PS
3 1 (1.19%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.33%) SuccessFactors
2 4 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.76%) SaaS
3 2 (2.38%) Force.com
3 2 (2.38%) IaaS
3 2 (2.38%) PaaS
4 1 (1.19%) AdWords
4 1 (1.19%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.19%) BlueKai
4 1 (1.19%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.19%) Google Tag Manager
4 1 (1.19%) Office 365
4 1 (1.19%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.19%) Firewall
1 1 (1.19%) LDAP
1 1 (1.19%) PuTTY
1 1 (1.19%) VLAN
1 1 (1.19%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.19%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.19%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (1.19%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (1.19%) SoapUI
1 1 (1.19%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 28 (33.33%) Finance
2 10 (11.90%) Banking
3 5 (5.95%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.76%) Advertising
4 4 (4.76%) Back Office
5 3 (3.57%) French Language
5 3 (3.57%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.57%) Marketing
6 2 (2.38%) Billing
6 2 (2.38%) Retail
7 1 (1.19%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.19%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.19%) Front Office
7 1 (1.19%) Games
7 1 (1.19%) International Banking
7 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.19%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.95%) Web Services
2 4 (4.76%) HTML
3 3 (3.57%) XML
4 2 (2.38%) .NET
4 2 (2.38%) CSS
4 2 (2.38%) SOAP
5 1 (1.19%) jQuery
5 1 (1.19%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.14%) Learning Management System
3 4 (4.76%) Fixed Income
4 3 (3.57%) Fintech
5 2 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.38%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.38%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.38%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.38%) Derivative
5 2 (2.38%) Equities
5 2 (2.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.19%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (1.19%) Blog
6 1 (1.19%) CMDB
6 1 (1.19%) EFT
6 1 (1.19%) EFTPOS
6 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.19%) EPoS
6 1 (1.19%) Online Games
6 1 (1.19%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.76%) Windows
2 1 (1.19%) Linux
2 1 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.19%) Windows 10
2 1 (1.19%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (23.81%) Migration
2 13 (15.48%) Data Migration
2 13 (15.48%) ERP
3 10 (11.90%) Change Management
3 10 (11.90%) Wealth Management
4 9 (10.71%) ITIL
5 8 (9.52%) SAP Implementation
6 7 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (5.95%) Asset Management
7 5 (5.95%) Change Control
7 5 (5.95%) Investment Management
7 5 (5.95%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (4.76%) Project Management
9 3 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (3.57%) Business Analysis
9 3 (3.57%) CRM
9 3 (3.57%) Target Operating Model
9 3 (3.57%) Time Management
9 3 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (2.38%) Revenue Recognition
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.33%) SQL
2 4 (4.76%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.57%) Java
4 2 (2.38%) Apex Code
4 2 (2.38%) C#
4 2 (2.38%) PHP
4 2 (2.38%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.38%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.19%) ABAP
5 1 (1.19%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (3.57%) Degree
1 3 (3.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.19%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.19%) DBS Check
2 1 (1.19%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.76%) Data Quality
1 4 (4.76%) SLA
2 1 (1.19%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (1.19%) EMIR
2 1 (1.19%) FATCA
2 1 (1.19%) GDPR
2 1 (1.19%) HL7
2 1 (1.19%) ISO 8583
2 1 (1.19%) MiFID
2 1 (1.19%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.19%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.19%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) SCCM
1 1 (1.19%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (13.10%) SAP
2 8 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.14%) Oracle
4 3 (3.57%) NetSuite
4 3 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (3.57%) ServiceNow
5 2 (2.38%) Acxiom
5 2 (2.38%) DoubleClick
5 2 (2.38%) Huawei
5 2 (2.38%) SimCorp
5 2 (2.38%) Workday
5 2 (2.38%) Yardi
6 1 (1.19%) Advent
6 1 (1.19%) FIS
6 1 (1.19%) Fujitsu
6 1 (1.19%) Google
6 1 (1.19%) Maxymiser
6 1 (1.19%) NGA Human Resources
6 1 (1.19%) Terracotta
6 1 (1.19%) VeriFone