The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Implementation Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Implementation Manager
Rank 446 414 404
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -10
Contract jobs requiring an Implementation Manager 200 203 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.37% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.40% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 134 145
Median daily rate £475 £445 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.74% +2.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £320 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £428 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.58% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 - -
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 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
50823 51340 50433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.71% 94.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 33235 31856 31169
Median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1467 2031 2115
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.50 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Implementation Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Implementation Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Implementation Manager
Daily Rate Trend

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

Implementation Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Implementation Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Implementation Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Implementation Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Implementation Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Implementation Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Implementation Manager
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Implementation Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -24 178 £475 +6.74% 15
London +28 103 £525 +10.52% 12
South East -34 21 £488 +14.03% 2
Yorkshire -5 18 £450 +12.50%
City of London +38 17 £475 -5.00% 4
West Yorkshire -2 14 £450 +16.12%
North West -21 13 £495 +10.00% 1
Scotland -9 11 £490 +8.88%
Edinburgh -9 8 £540 +20.00%
Berkshire -5 7 £400 -33.33%
South West -11 7 £400 -10.11%
Bromley - 7 £550 -
East Midlands +9 6 £350 -22.22%
Hampshire -9 6 £500 +51.51% 2
Bradford +18 5 £388 -
Halifax -2 5 £556 +69.51%
Dorset -7 5 £400 -14.98%
West Midlands -26 4 £375 +4.16%
Manchester -26 4 £635 +41.11%
Cumbria - 4 £540 -
Wales +17 3 £370 -12.94%
South Wales +16 3 £370 -12.94%
East of England -2 3 £700 +40.00%
Havant +7 2 - -
Birmingham -2 2 £375 +10.29%
Bournemouth -9 2 £400 -14.98%
Bracknell - 2 - -
Maidenhead - 2 £400 -
Erskine - 2 £178 -
Lancashire - 2 £360 -

Implementation Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, Implementation Manager 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 Manager in the job title.

1 154 (38.79%) Project Management
2 146 (36.78%) Finance
3 99 (24.94%) Stakeholder Management
4 81 (20.40%) PRINCE2
5 59 (14.86%) Banking
6 51 (12.85%) Agile Software Development
7 44 (11.08%) Migration
7 44 (11.08%) Change Management
8 42 (10.58%) ERP
9 29 (7.30%) SAP
9 29 (7.30%) ITIL
9 29 (7.30%) Microsoft
10 27 (6.80%) Retail
11 25 (6.30%) CRM
12 24 (6.05%) Oracle
12 24 (6.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 23 (5.79%) Programme Management
14 22 (5.54%) Project Planning
15 21 (5.29%) User Acceptance Testing
16 20 (5.04%) Service Management
17 19 (4.79%) Legal
17 19 (4.79%) Manufacturing
17 19 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
18 18 (4.53%) Business Transformation
18 18 (4.53%) Management Information System
19 17 (4.28%) Telecoms
19 17 (4.28%) Security Cleared
19 17 (4.28%) People Management
20 16 (4.03%) Business Analysis
21 15 (3.78%) Scrum

Implementation Manager 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 11 (2.77%) CMS
2 7 (1.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (1.01%) Skype for Business
4 3 (0.76%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.50%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.25%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (3.78%) MS Excel
1 15 (3.78%) MS Project
2 14 (3.53%) MS Office
3 6 (1.51%) MicroStation
4 4 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.76%) Dynamics AX
1 7 (1.76%) Sonata
2 6 (1.51%) Unit4 Business World
3 5 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (1.01%) Infor M3
4 4 (1.01%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (1.01%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (1.01%) SAP ERP
5 3 (0.76%) Movex
5 3 (0.76%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (0.76%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (0.76%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 3 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.50%) Oracle Assets
6 2 (0.50%) Oracle FAH
6 2 (0.50%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (0.50%) Oracle HRMS
6 2 (0.50%) SAP Payroll
6 2 (0.50%) SAP PM
6 2 (0.50%) Tercero
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.27%) SaaS
2 6 (1.51%) Office 365
3 1 (0.25%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.25%) CheetahMail
3 1 (0.25%) Silverpop
3 1 (0.25%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.25%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.02%) LAN
2 7 (1.76%) WAN
3 4 (1.01%) Internet
3 4 (1.01%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.76%) Intranet
4 3 (0.76%) Skype
5 2 (0.50%) Extranet
5 2 (0.50%) GSM
5 2 (0.50%) LTE
5 2 (0.50%) UMTS
6 1 (0.25%) DSL
6 1 (0.25%) Firewall
6 1 (0.25%) LDAP
6 1 (0.25%) MPLS
6 1 (0.25%) VoIP
6 1 (0.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (1.26%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (0.50%) Big Data
4 2 (0.50%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (0.50%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.25%) EDRMS
5 1 (0.25%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.25%) Eclipse
1 1 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.25%) Zephyr
General
1 146 (36.78%) Finance
2 59 (14.86%) Banking
3 27 (6.80%) Retail
4 19 (4.79%) Legal
4 19 (4.79%) Manufacturing
5 17 (4.28%) Telecoms
6 13 (3.27%) Law
7 11 (2.77%) Investment Banking
8 9 (2.27%) Billing
9 7 (1.76%) Retail Banking
10 5 (1.26%) Financial Institution
10 5 (1.26%) Marketing
11 4 (1.01%) Electronics
11 4 (1.01%) Local Government
12 3 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.50%) Automotive
14 1 (0.25%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.25%) Front Office
14 1 (0.25%) Games
14 1 (0.25%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.76%) .NET
1 3 (0.76%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (0.50%) SOAP
3 1 (0.25%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.25%) J2EE
3 1 (0.25%) JSON
3 1 (0.25%) REST
3 1 (0.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (4.53%) Management Information System
3 7 (1.76%) NHS
4 6 (1.51%) Data Centre
4 6 (1.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (1.51%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.26%) Smart Meter
6 4 (1.01%) EPoS
6 4 (1.01%) VLE
7 3 (0.76%) Client/Server
7 3 (0.76%) CMDB
7 3 (0.76%) FMCG
7 3 (0.76%) PMI
8 2 (0.50%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.50%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.50%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.50%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.50%) Online Banking
8 2 (0.50%) Photography
8 2 (0.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (2.52%) Windows
2 5 (1.26%) Windows XP
3 3 (0.76%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.50%) Windows 10
4 2 (0.50%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.25%) Unix
5 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (38.79%) Project Management
2 99 (24.94%) Stakeholder Management
3 81 (20.40%) PRINCE2
4 51 (12.85%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (11.08%) Change Management
5 44 (11.08%) Migration
6 42 (10.58%) ERP
7 29 (7.30%) ITIL
8 25 (6.30%) CRM
9 23 (5.79%) Programme Management
10 22 (5.54%) Project Planning
11 21 (5.29%) User Acceptance Testing
12 20 (5.04%) Service Management
13 18 (4.53%) Business Transformation
14 17 (4.28%) People Management
15 16 (4.03%) Business Analysis
16 15 (3.78%) Change Control
16 15 (3.78%) Risk Management
16 15 (3.78%) Scrum
17 14 (3.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 7 (1.76%) C
2 2 (0.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (6.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 17 (4.28%) Security Cleared
3 13 (3.27%) Degree
3 13 (3.27%) PMI Certification
4 12 (3.02%) PMP
5 11 (2.77%) ISEB
5 11 (2.77%) SC Cleared
6 6 (1.51%) APMP
7 4 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.76%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (0.76%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.50%) BC Cleared
9 2 (0.50%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.50%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.25%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.25%) HNC
10 1 (0.25%) HND
10 1 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.01%) ISO 9000
1 4 (1.01%) PMBOK
1 4 (1.01%) QA
2 2 (0.50%) COBIT
2 2 (0.50%) ISO 14001
2 2 (0.50%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.50%) SLA
3 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.25%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (2.27%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.25%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.25%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (1.01%) SCCM
2 1 (0.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.25%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (7.30%) Microsoft
1 29 (7.30%) SAP
2 24 (6.05%) Oracle
3 9 (2.27%) Adobe
4 6 (1.51%) Autodesk
4 6 (1.51%) Cisco
4 6 (1.51%) ServiceNow
5 5 (1.26%) FNZ
5 5 (1.26%) Murex
5 5 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (1.01%) hybris
6 4 (1.01%) IBM
6 4 (1.01%) Infor
7 3 (0.76%) Citrix
7 3 (0.76%) HP
7 3 (0.76%) PeopleSoft
7 3 (0.76%) VMware
7 3 (0.76%) Yardi
8 2 (0.50%) Hyperion
8 2 (0.50%) NetSuite
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