The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Implementation Consultant
Rank 533 521 495
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -26
Contract jobs requiring an Implementation Consultant 43 45 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.082% 0.090% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% 0.097% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 22 23
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£385 £488 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.02% +2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £333 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £451
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
48490 46430 41591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.40% 92.38% 92.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 29830 27397 23746
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1842 1977 2253
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -2.85%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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
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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
England -20 39 £400 -20.00% 40
London -24 18 £450 -21.73% 15
South East -28 10 £350 -12.50% 5
Buckinghamshire - 5 - - 2
Milton Keynes - 5 - -
Oxfordshire - 4 £350 -
East Midlands - 4 £450 -
North West -11 3 £250 - 5
Scotland -5 2 £288 -35.24% 1
Manchester -7 2 £250 - 5
South West -19 2 - - 2
City of London +10 1 £500 -11.11% 7
Berkshire -2 1 £400 +1.91%
Edinburgh -4 1 £275 -38.06%
West Midlands -5 1 £375 - 4
Yorkshire - 1 - - 3
Derbyshire - 1 £525 -
Leicestershire - 1 £375 -
North Yorkshire - - - - 1
Northamptonshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Somerset - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
Surrey - - - - 3
Warwickshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
Gloucestershire - - - - 2
Hampshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - - 2
Kent - - - -

Implementation Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 22 (21.78%) Finance
2 17 (16.83%) Agresso
3 12 (11.88%) SAP
3 12 (11.88%) Migration
4 11 (10.89%) JavaScript
4 11 (10.89%) SQL
4 11 (10.89%) ITIL
4 11 (10.89%) ServiceNow
5 10 (9.90%) HTML
5 10 (9.90%) ITSM
6 9 (8.91%) Workflow
6 9 (8.91%) Project Management
7 8 (7.92%) SaaS
7 8 (7.92%) Oracle
7 8 (7.92%) MS Excel
7 8 (7.92%) CRM
7 8 (7.92%) Advertising
8 7 (6.93%) Service Management
8 7 (6.93%) Web Services
8 7 (6.93%) XML
8 7 (6.93%) LDAP
8 7 (6.93%) Microsoft
9 6 (5.94%) SSL
9 6 (5.94%) VPN
9 6 (5.94%) ERP
9 6 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (4.95%) Dynamics CRM
10 5 (4.95%) Degree
10 5 (4.95%) Service Delivery
10 5 (4.95%) Stakeholder Management

Implementation Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 5 (4.95%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.96%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.98%) Lync
4 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.99%) IIS
4 1 (0.99%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.99%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.99%) SugarCRM
4 1 (0.99%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (7.92%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.97%) MS Project
2 3 (2.97%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.99%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.99%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 17 (16.83%) Agresso
2 5 (4.95%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (2.97%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.98%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.99%) Lawson
5 1 (0.99%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.99%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (0.99%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.99%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.99%) Maximo
5 1 (0.99%) Teamcenter
5 1 (0.99%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.99%) ENOVIA
5 1 (0.99%) SimCorp Dimension
5 1 (0.99%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.99%) SAP PLM
5 1 (0.99%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.99%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.99%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.99%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.92%) SaaS
2 4 (3.96%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.99%) Yammer
3 1 (0.99%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.93%) LDAP
2 6 (5.94%) VPN
2 6 (5.94%) SSL
3 3 (2.97%) Intranet
4 2 (1.98%) Extranet
5 1 (0.99%) MPLS
5 1 (0.99%) Firewall
5 1 (0.99%) VLAN
5 1 (0.99%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.99%) DNS
5 1 (0.99%) SMS
5 1 (0.99%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.96%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.99%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.99%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.99%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.99%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (0.99%) JIRA
General
1 22 (21.78%) Finance
2 8 (7.92%) Advertising
3 3 (2.97%) Back Office
3 3 (2.97%) Banking
4 2 (1.98%) Retail
4 2 (1.98%) Marketing
4 2 (1.98%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.98%) Publishing
4 2 (1.98%) Legal
4 2 (1.98%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.99%) Military
5 1 (0.99%) Front Office
5 1 (0.99%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.99%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.90%) HTML
2 7 (6.93%) Web Services
2 7 (6.93%) XML
3 1 (0.99%) APPC
3 1 (0.99%) SAP PI
3 1 (0.99%) Visualforce
3 1 (0.99%) Itk
3 1 (0.99%) Heritrix
3 1 (0.99%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.98%) FMCG
3 1 (0.99%) SWIFT
3 1 (0.99%) N-Tier
3 1 (0.99%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.99%) Fixed Income
3 1 (0.99%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.99%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.95%) Windows
2 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.99%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (11.88%) Migration
2 11 (10.89%) ITIL
3 10 (9.90%) ITSM
4 9 (8.91%) Workflow
4 9 (8.91%) Project Management
5 8 (7.92%) CRM
6 7 (6.93%) Service Management
7 6 (5.94%) ERP
8 5 (4.95%) Service Delivery
8 5 (4.95%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (3.96%) Matrix Management
9 4 (3.96%) Data Migration
10 3 (2.97%) ITIL V3
10 3 (2.97%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (2.97%) Data Management
10 3 (2.97%) Logistics
10 3 (2.97%) PRINCE2
11 2 (1.98%) Business Analysis
11 2 (1.98%) System Testing
11 2 (1.98%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.89%) JavaScript
1 11 (10.89%) SQL
2 3 (2.97%) C
3 1 (0.99%) C++
3 1 (0.99%) Java
3 1 (0.99%) Perl
3 1 (0.99%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 5 (4.95%) Degree
2 3 (2.97%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.97%) VCP4
3 2 (1.98%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.99%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.99%) SLA
1 1 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.99%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.99%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (0.99%) XenApp
1 1 (0.99%) XenServer
1 1 (0.99%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.98%) SCCM
2 1 (0.99%) SCOM
2 1 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.99%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.99%) XenMobile
2 1 (0.99%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 12 (11.88%) SAP
2 11 (10.89%) ServiceNow
3 8 (7.92%) Oracle
4 7 (6.93%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.97%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.98%) Primavera
6 2 (1.98%) Websense
6 2 (1.98%) VMware
6 2 (1.98%) HP
6 2 (1.98%) Citrix
6 2 (1.98%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.98%) hybris
6 2 (1.98%) Capita
7 1 (0.99%) Fortinet
7 1 (0.99%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.99%) Infor
7 1 (0.99%) RedPrairie
7 1 (0.99%) Zoho
7 1 (0.99%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.99%) Cyber-Ark
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