The first table below looks at the demand for the Implementation Consultant role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Implementation 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 currently tracked.

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
Implementation Consultant
Rank 537 504 541
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +37
Contract jobs requiring an Implementation Consultant 50 40 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.089% 0.084% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.096% 0.091% 0.084%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 20 20
Average daily rate £422 £475 £456
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.15% +4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £310 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £574 £550 £516
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £475 £413
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +15.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £23.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £23.50 -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51949 44129 56219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.27% 92.47% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 31578 25274 30920
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2083 2186 2628
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.87 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.04% -8.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%

Implementation Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 18 April 2014.

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 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Implementation Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -79 43 £450 -5.26% 56
South East 0 18 £460 -10.24% 9
London -23 15 £450 -7.69% 30
Surrey -6 6 £488 -11.36% 5
Hampshire +8 4 £400 -15.78% 1
Berkshire -7 4 £675 +22.72% 2
Farnborough - 3 - - 1
City of London -16 2 £563 +9.75% 16
East Midlands - 2 £438 - 1
North West - 2 - - 8
West Midlands -15 1 - - 2
West Yorkshire -21 1 - -
Yorkshire -22 1 - -
South West -28 1 £325 +4.83% 2
Scotland - 1 £444 - 2
East of England - 1 £375 - 4
Leicester - 1 £475 -
Derbyshire - 1 £400 -
Leicestershire - 1 £475 -
Edinburgh - 1 £444 -
Manchester - 1 - - 5
Milton Keynes - - - -
Newbury - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Oxford - - - -
Reading - - - - 1
Redditch - - - -
Reigate - - - -
Sheffield - - - -
Slough - - - -

Implementation Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Implementation 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 Implementation Consultant in their job title.

1 20 (20.20%) XML
2 18 (18.18%) Windows
3 17 (17.17%) Microsoft
4 16 (16.16%) Finance
5 15 (15.15%) Oracle
5 15 (15.15%) Project Management
6 13 (13.13%) SQL
7 12 (12.12%) XSLT
8 11 (11.11%) CSS
8 11 (11.11%) JavaScript
8 11 (11.11%) HTML
8 11 (11.11%) Migration
9 10 (10.10%) ITIL
10 9 (9.09%) Workflow
11 8 (8.08%) CRM
11 8 (8.08%) Citrix
12 7 (7.07%) MS Exchange
12 7 (7.07%) Java
12 7 (7.07%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (7.07%) Data Management
12 7 (7.07%) Degree
12 7 (7.07%) XenDesktop
12 7 (7.07%) Product Management
12 7 (7.07%) Relational Database
13 6 (6.06%) Billing
13 6 (6.06%) Legal
13 6 (6.06%) Linux
13 6 (6.06%) Web Services
13 6 (6.06%) UNIX
13 6 (6.06%) Cisco

Implementation Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Implementation 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 Implementation Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (7.07%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.02%) Lync
3 2 (2.02%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.02%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (5.05%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.02%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.01%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.04%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (4.04%) Agresso
2 3 (3.03%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (2.02%) Sage 200
3 2 (2.02%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (2.02%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (2.02%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (2.02%) SAP SRM
3 2 (2.02%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (2.02%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (2.02%) ResourceLink
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.01%) SAP FI
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (1.01%) Maximo
4 1 (1.01%) SAP PM
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.06%) Internet
2 4 (4.04%) VPN
2 4 (4.04%) Firewall
3 3 (3.03%) MPLS
3 3 (3.03%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.02%) NetScaler
4 2 (2.02%) Ethernet
4 2 (2.02%) HTTP
4 2 (2.02%) Wireless
4 2 (2.02%) IPsec
5 1 (1.01%) DSLAM
5 1 (1.01%) ICMP
5 1 (1.01%) OSPF
5 1 (1.01%) BGP
5 1 (1.01%) SSL
5 1 (1.01%) DNS
5 1 (1.01%) RIP
5 1 (1.01%) SNMP
5 1 (1.01%) ADSL
5 1 (1.01%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.07%) Relational Database
2 5 (5.05%) RDBMS
2 5 (5.05%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.05%) Oracle Database
3 4 (4.04%) MySQL
4 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.02%) MarkLogic
4 2 (2.02%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.02%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 2 (2.02%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.02%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.02%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (1.01%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.01%) MSI
2 1 (1.01%) AdminStudio
2 1 (1.01%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 16 (16.16%) Finance
2 6 (6.06%) Billing
2 6 (6.06%) Legal
3 4 (4.04%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.04%) Retail
4 3 (3.03%) Advertising
4 3 (3.03%) Publishing
4 3 (3.03%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.02%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.01%) Banking
6 1 (1.01%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (1.01%) Croatian Language
6 1 (1.01%) Czech Language
6 1 (1.01%) French Language
6 1 (1.01%) German Language
6 1 (1.01%) Greek Language
6 1 (1.01%) Hungarian Language
6 1 (1.01%) Japanese Language
6 1 (1.01%) Latvian Language
6 1 (1.01%) Lithuanian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (20.20%) XML
2 12 (12.12%) XSLT
3 11 (11.11%) CSS
3 11 (11.11%) HTML
4 6 (6.06%) Web Services
5 5 (5.05%) DOM
5 5 (5.05%) XSL
5 5 (5.05%) DHTML
6 4 (4.04%) Mason
6 4 (4.04%) SOAP
7 2 (2.02%) Application Packaging
7 2 (2.02%) XMPP
7 2 (2.02%) XHTML
7 2 (2.02%) .NET
8 1 (1.01%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.05%) EMV
2 3 (3.03%) NHS
2 3 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.02%) Data Conversion
4 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.01%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.01%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.01%) Equities
4 1 (1.01%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 18 (18.18%) Windows
2 6 (6.06%) Linux
2 6 (6.06%) UNIX
3 5 (5.05%) Windows 7
4 3 (3.03%) Windows XP
4 3 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.02%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.01%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.01%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (15.15%) Project Management
2 11 (11.11%) Migration
3 10 (10.10%) ITIL
4 9 (9.09%) Workflow
5 8 (8.08%) CRM
6 7 (7.07%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (7.07%) Data Management
6 7 (7.07%) Product Management
7 6 (6.06%) Service Management
7 6 (6.06%) ITSM
8 5 (5.05%) ERP
9 4 (4.04%) PRINCE2
10 3 (3.03%) Configuration Management
10 3 (3.03%) Change Management
10 3 (3.03%) Data Modelling
10 3 (3.03%) Business Analysis
10 3 (3.03%) Database Tuning
10 3 (3.03%) Data Migration
10 3 (3.03%) Data Mapping
10 3 (3.03%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (13.13%) SQL
2 11 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 7 (7.07%) Java
4 4 (4.04%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.02%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.02%) XQuery
5 2 (2.02%) C
5 2 (2.02%) VBScript
6 1 (1.01%) VB
6 1 (1.01%) C#
6 1 (1.01%) C++
6 1 (1.01%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (7.07%) Degree
2 4 (4.04%) CISSP
3 3 (3.03%) CISA
3 3 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.03%) MBA
3 3 (3.03%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.02%) CCEE
4 2 (2.02%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.02%) CCIE
4 2 (2.02%) CCNP
4 2 (2.02%) CCA
4 2 (2.02%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (2.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.01%) CCNA
5 1 (1.01%) GCIH
5 1 (1.01%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.05%) HL7
2 2 (2.02%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.02%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.01%) SLA
3 1 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (7.07%) XenDesktop
2 5 (5.05%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.05%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (5.05%) XenApp
3 4 (4.04%) vSphere
4 3 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (2.02%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.02%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.02%) XenServer
5 2 (2.02%) Xen
6 1 (1.01%) NDS
6 1 (1.01%) Novell eDirectory
6 1 (1.01%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (1.01%) IAG
6 1 (1.01%) UAG
Systems Management
1 3 (3.03%) SCCM
2 2 (2.02%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (2.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.01%) Novell Identity Manager
3 1 (1.01%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.01%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 17 (17.17%) Microsoft
2 15 (15.15%) Oracle
3 8 (8.08%) Citrix
4 6 (6.06%) Cisco
4 6 (6.06%) IBM
5 5 (5.05%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (5.05%) SAP
5 5 (5.05%) VMware
6 4 (4.04%) ServiceNow
6 4 (4.04%) NetApp
6 4 (4.04%) EMC
7 3 (3.03%) Epicor
7 3 (3.03%) AppSense
8 2 (2.02%) NorthgateArinso
8 2 (2.02%) Northgate
8 2 (2.02%) HP
8 2 (2.02%) Symantec
8 2 (2.02%) Sage
9 1 (1.01%) Wyse
9 1 (1.01%) BT
London
Enterprise Partners
Rate: £350 - £550 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Rate: €500 - €800 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
East Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Farnborough
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per day + Neg
Posted: 18 days ago