Period
to 27 July 2017

The median contractor rate for an Implementation Consultant was £650 per day in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 6 months to 27 July 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 Consultant
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 135 128
Rank change year-on-year +43 -7 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Implementation Consultant 22 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.98% 0.11% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 0.11% 0.068%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 1 2
Edinburgh median daily rate £650 £450 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +44.44% +36.36% -33.60%
10th Percentile £450 £425 £273
90th Percentile £705 £475 £391
Scotland median daily rate £650 £450 £343
% change year-on-year +44.44% +31.39% -22.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. 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
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2158 2675 2929
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 95.74% 95.78% 95.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1295 1488 1583
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -1.32%
10th Percentile £250 £265 £253
90th Percentile £550 £538 £500
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £370
% change year-on-year - +1.35% +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 18 36
Edinburgh median hourly rate £20.75 £15.82 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.20% -8.32% -11.54%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.35 £9.50
90th Percentile £43.39 £48.49 £40.50
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £19.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year +28.21% +4.00% +4.17%

Implementation Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Implementation Consultant in Edinburgh

Implementation Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Implementation Consultant in Edinburgh

Implementation Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Implementation Consultant in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Implementation Consultant in Edinburgh

Implementation Consultant Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 July 2017, Implementation Consultant 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 Edinburgh region featuring Implementation Consultant in the job title.

1 21 (95.45%) Unit4 Business World
2 19 (86.36%) Workflow
2 19 (86.36%) Finance
2 19 (86.36%) ERP
3 18 (81.82%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (72.73%) Regression Testing
4 16 (72.73%) User Acceptance Testing
4 16 (72.73%) Performance Testing
4 16 (72.73%) Integration Testing
4 16 (72.73%) System Integration Testing
4 16 (72.73%) SDLC
5 15 (68.18%) Data Migration
5 15 (68.18%) Migration
6 12 (54.55%) Local Government
7 8 (36.36%) Validation
8 5 (22.73%) E-Procurement
8 5 (22.73%) XML
9 4 (18.18%) Supplier Management
10 3 (13.64%) Cognos
10 3 (13.64%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (9.09%) Legal
11 2 (9.09%) Degree
11 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
11 2 (9.09%) General Ledger
12 1 (4.55%) Banking
12 1 (4.55%) Online Banking
12 1 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (4.55%) Procure-to-Pay
12 1 (4.55%) Line Management

Implementation Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Business Applications
1 21 (95.45%) Unit4 Business World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) BusinessObjects
General
1 19 (86.36%) Finance
2 12 (54.55%) Local Government
3 2 (9.09%) General Ledger
3 2 (9.09%) Legal
4 1 (4.55%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) ERP
1 19 (86.36%) Workflow
2 18 (81.82%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (72.73%) Integration Testing
3 16 (72.73%) Performance Testing
3 16 (72.73%) Regression Testing
3 16 (72.73%) SDLC
3 16 (72.73%) System Integration Testing
3 16 (72.73%) User Acceptance Testing
4 15 (68.18%) Data Migration
4 15 (68.18%) Migration
5 8 (36.36%) Validation
6 5 (22.73%) E-Procurement
7 4 (18.18%) Supplier Management
8 1 (4.55%) Line Management
8 1 (4.55%) Procure-to-Pay
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Cognos