The median contractor rate for a Implementation Manager was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 3 months to 25 April 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
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 92 77
Rank change year-on-year +41 -15  
Contract jobs requiring an Implementation Manager 6 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.06% 0.091% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 0.097% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 4
Median daily rate £375 £575 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.78% +29.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £575 £429
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £575 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £410 £425
% change year-on-year +3.65% -3.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £26.83

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 537 1026 977
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 94.54% 93.19% 95.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 375 703 591
Median daily rate £413 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 35 59
Median hourly rate £17.50 £13.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.07% -24.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £30.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.60
% change year-on-year -2.77% +8.43%  

Implementation Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire that featured Implementation Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Implementation Manager in Cheshire

Implementation Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Implementation Manager in Cheshire

Implementation Manager
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 April 2017. 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 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
Chester - 3 £375 -
Knutsford - 3 £419 -
Implementation Manager
North West

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

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Cheshire region featuring Implementation Manager in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Change Management
2 3 (42.86%) Workflow
2 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (42.86%) IVR
2 3 (42.86%) Process Improvement
2 3 (42.86%) Coaching
2 3 (42.86%) People Management
2 3 (42.86%) Data Structures
3 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
3 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
3 2 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (28.57%) Spring
3 2 (28.57%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
3 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 2 (28.57%) X.509
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) JUnit
3 2 (28.57%) JBoss
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control

Implementation Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 2 (28.57%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
1 2 (28.57%) JUnit
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
1 2 (28.57%) jQuery
1 2 (28.57%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Structures
1 3 (42.86%) IVR
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Change Management
1 3 (42.86%) Coaching
1 3 (42.86%) People Management
1 3 (42.86%) Process Improvement
1 3 (42.86%) Workflow
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle