Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Implementation Manager was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Implementation Manager
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 103 78
Rank change year-on-year +11 -25 +8
Contract jobs requiring an Implementation Manager 7 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.44% 0.20% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.21% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 4
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £425 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +8.28% -1.88%
10th Percentile £377 £405 £318
90th Percentile £413 £445 £450
West Midlands median daily rate £410 £419 £425
% change year-on-year -2.09% -1.47% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Birmingham
Contract vacancies in Birmingham with a recognized job title 1501 1458 1305
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.82% 96.30% 95.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1063 935 815
Birmingham median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £216 £225 £211
90th Percentile £525 £550 £516
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 52 65
Birmingham median hourly rate £14.22 £14.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.63% -1.67% +7.64%
10th Percentile £8.39 £10.29 £10.73
90th Percentile £39.50 £27.42 £42.25
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.25 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +15.00% -11.76% +5.72%

Implementation Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings that featured Implementation Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Implementation Manager in Birmingham

Implementation Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Implementation Manager in Birmingham

Implementation Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Implementation Manager in Birmingham

Implementation Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 across the Birmingham region featuring Implementation Manager in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Office 365
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (14.29%) iTrent
4 1 (14.29%) Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
4 1 (14.29%) DBS Check
4 1 (14.29%) Clusterpoint
4 1 (14.29%) Banking
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) Avaya
4 1 (14.29%) SAN

Implementation Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) iTrent
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Clusterpoint
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
1 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
2 2 (28.57%) Regulatory Compliance
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Acceptance Criteria
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (14.29%) DBS Check
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Avaya
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) IBM