The table below looks at the statistics for the Implementation Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Implementation Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Implementation Manager
Rank 108 97 103
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +6
Contract jobs requiring an Implementation Manager 17 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.66% 0.64% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.69% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 8
Average daily rate £425 £410 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £250 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £431 £425
% change year-on-year
-1.44% +1.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £26.83 -
% change year-on-year
-16.13% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2451 2017 1954
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.45% 92.48% 92.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1376 1123 1011
Average daily rate £380 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 178 138
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.33 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.80 £30.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Implementation Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Implementation Manager in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Implementation Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Implementation Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Implementation Manager across the West Midlands region.

Implementation Manager Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Implementation Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Implementation Manager across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Implementation Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Implementation Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Implementation Manager across the West Midlands region.

Implementation Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Implementation Manager
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Implementation Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Birmingham -1 6 £340 -20.00%
Warwickshire +2 2 £406 +8.33%
Coventry -7 2 £550 +34.14%
Staffordshire - 1 £390 -
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Implementation Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Implementation Manager 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 Manager in their job title.

1 17 (60.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (39.29%) PRINCE2
3 10 (35.71%) Project Management
4 6 (21.43%) Change Management
4 6 (21.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared
5 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (17.86%) CMS
5 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
6 4 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
6 4 (14.29%) SaaS
6 4 (14.29%) Finance
6 4 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (14.29%) MS Project
6 4 (14.29%) CRM
6 4 (14.29%) Manufacturing
7 3 (10.71%) SAP
7 3 (10.71%) ITIL
7 3 (10.71%) PMP
7 3 (10.71%) PMI Certification
7 3 (10.71%) Cisco
7 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
7 3 (10.71%) Change Control
7 3 (10.71%) Business Transformation
7 3 (10.71%) PMBOK
7 3 (10.71%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 2 (7.14%) Matrix Management
8 2 (7.14%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (7.14%) Sitecore
8 2 (7.14%) Office 365

Implementation Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Implementation Manager 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 Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (17.86%) CMS
2 2 (7.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (7.14%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Project
2 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) SaaS
2 2 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) LAN
1 1 (3.57%) VoIP
1 1 (3.57%) WAN
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
1 4 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.57%) Automotive
2 1 (3.57%) Banking
2 1 (3.57%) Front Office
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Retail Banking
2 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) CMDB
1 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.57%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (39.29%) PRINCE2
3 10 (35.71%) Project Management
4 6 (21.43%) Change Management
5 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (14.29%) CRM
6 4 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
7 3 (10.71%) Business Transformation
7 3 (10.71%) Change Control
7 3 (10.71%) ITIL
7 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
8 2 (7.14%) Kanban
8 2 (7.14%) Matrix Management
8 2 (7.14%) Scrum
9 1 (3.57%) ERP
9 1 (3.57%) Migration
9 1 (3.57%) Release Management
9 1 (3.57%) SAP Implementation
9 1 (3.57%) Test Management
9 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared
2 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
3 3 (10.71%) PMI Certification
3 3 (10.71%) PMP
4 2 (7.14%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) PMBOK
2 1 (3.57%) ISO 9000
2 1 (3.57%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (10.71%) Cisco
2 3 (10.71%) SAP
3 2 (7.14%) Adobe
3 2 (7.14%) Sitecore
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle
4 1 (3.57%) ServiceNow