The median contractor rate for a Implementation Consultant was £650 per day in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh 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 Consultant
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 89 83
Rank change year-on-year +37 -6  
Contract jobs requiring an Implementation Consultant 22 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.19% 0.065% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.29% 0.068% 0.069%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 0 1
Median daily rate £650 - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £494 £375
% change year-on-year +11.39% +31.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.50 -

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 961 1463 1454
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 95.53% 95.50% 95.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 600 831 827
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 24
Median hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.23 £39.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.60
% change year-on-year -2.77% +8.43%  

Implementation Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh that featured Implementation Consultant in the job title.

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 3 months to 25 April 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 25 April 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