Period
to 20 October 2017

The median contractor rate for an Implementation Manager was £467 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 20 October 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
UK > England
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 573 626 486
Rank change year-on-year +53 -140 +60
Contract jobs requiring an Implementation Manager 258 253 421
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.28% 0.26% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.27% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 158 285
England median daily rate £467 £468 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.11% +3.89% -
10th Percentile £325 £338 £315
90th Percentile £653 £675 £650
UK median daily rate £465 £454 £450
% change year-on-year +2.48% +0.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
England median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK median hourly rate - £32.50 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 86582 93337 99026
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 94.82% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 57441 61446 64059
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £590
UK median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2545 2986 3836
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £17.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.08% +3.41% +8.42%
10th Percentile £10.87 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £46.50 £43.92
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.03 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.72% +0.17% +8.70%

Implementation Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Implementation Manager in England

Implementation Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Implementation Manager in England

Implementation Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Implementation Manager in England over the 6 months to 20 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Implementation Manager in England

Implementation Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Implementation Manager in England

Implementation Manager
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 20 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -7 109 £475 -2.56% 4
North of England +89 51 £450 -
South East +18 47 £450 +5.88%
Midlands +52 32 £413 -1.79% 2
Yorkshire +43 30 £444 -1.39%
West Midlands +34 18 £400 -3.03% 2
North West +27 15 £450 -
East Midlands +8 13 £438 -16.67%
South West +14 10 £411 -31.58%
East of England -22 9 £470 -1.05%
North East +74 7 £275 -27.63%
Implementation Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 England region featuring Implementation Manager in the job title.

1 119 (46.12%) Project Management
2 94 (36.43%) Finance
3 61 (23.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 58 (22.48%) PRINCE2
5 45 (17.44%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (15.50%) SAP
7 38 (14.73%) Migration
8 36 (13.95%) Change Management
9 28 (10.85%) Office 365
10 25 (9.69%) Microsoft
11 24 (9.30%) ERP
12 23 (8.91%) Banking
13 22 (8.53%) Windows
14 21 (8.14%) Microsoft Office
15 18 (6.98%) ITIL
16 16 (6.20%) Retail
16 16 (6.20%) Supplier Management
17 15 (5.81%) Oracle
18 14 (5.43%) Asset Management
18 14 (5.43%) SAP Implementation
18 14 (5.43%) Change Control
19 13 (5.04%) Windows 10
20 12 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
20 12 (4.65%) Data Protection
21 11 (4.26%) Data Migration
21 11 (4.26%) Incident Management
21 11 (4.26%) CRM
21 11 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
22 10 (3.88%) Waterfall
22 10 (3.88%) Agile Project Management

Implementation Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 7 (2.71%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (0.78%) MS Exchange
2 2 (0.78%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.39%) CMS
3 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.39%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.39%) SAS
3 1 (0.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (8.14%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (3.49%) Microsoft Project
3 8 (3.10%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (1.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.94%) SAP ERP
1 5 (1.94%) SAP S/4HANA
2 3 (1.16%) NetSuite
2 3 (1.16%) SAP EWM
2 3 (1.16%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (0.78%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.78%) iTrent
3 2 (0.78%) Sage X3
4 1 (0.39%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.39%) Maximo
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.39%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.39%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.39%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.39%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (0.39%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 28 (10.85%) Office 365
2 5 (1.94%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (1.16%) OneDrive
4 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.78%) SaaS
5 1 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.39%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.33%) SMS
2 3 (1.16%) Internet
2 3 (1.16%) Intranet
2 3 (1.16%) Skype
2 3 (1.16%) WAN
3 2 (0.78%) ATM
3 2 (0.78%) LAN
3 2 (0.78%) SAN
3 2 (0.78%) Wireless
4 1 (0.39%) Firewall
4 1 (0.39%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.39%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.33%) Clusterpoint
2 3 (1.16%) Blockchain
3 2 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (0.78%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.78%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.39%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.39%) DataStage
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.39%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.39%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (1.16%) JIRA
General
1 94 (36.43%) Finance
2 23 (8.91%) Banking
3 16 (6.20%) Retail
4 7 (2.71%) Legal
5 6 (2.33%) Marketing
5 6 (2.33%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.94%) Advertising
7 4 (1.55%) Billing
7 4 (1.55%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.55%) Local Government
7 4 (1.55%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.16%) Law
9 2 (0.78%) Back Office
9 2 (0.78%) French Language
9 2 (0.78%) Front Office
9 2 (0.78%) Publishing
9 2 (0.78%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.39%) Automotive
10 1 (0.39%) Electronics
10 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.78%) .NET
1 2 (0.78%) Web Services
2 1 (0.39%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (0.39%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (0.39%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.88%) Data Protection Act
3 8 (3.10%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.71%) Data Centre
5 4 (1.55%) FMCG
6 3 (1.16%) Learning Management System
7 2 (0.78%) CCTV
7 2 (0.78%) e-Learning
7 2 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (0.78%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (0.78%) User Experience
7 2 (0.78%) Virtual Team
7 2 (0.78%) VLE
8 1 (0.39%) Chip and PIN
8 1 (0.39%) Chip Card
8 1 (0.39%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.39%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.39%) EMV
8 1 (0.39%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.39%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 22 (8.53%) Windows
2 13 (5.04%) Windows 10
3 2 (0.78%) Linux
4 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.39%) Unix
4 1 (0.39%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.39%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (46.12%) Project Management
2 61 (23.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 58 (22.48%) PRINCE2
4 45 (17.44%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (14.73%) Migration
6 36 (13.95%) Change Management
7 24 (9.30%) ERP
8 18 (6.98%) ITIL
9 16 (6.20%) Supplier Management
10 14 (5.43%) Asset Management
10 14 (5.43%) Change Control
10 14 (5.43%) SAP Implementation
11 12 (4.65%) Data Protection
12 11 (4.26%) CRM
12 11 (4.26%) Data Migration
12 11 (4.26%) Incident Management
13 10 (3.88%) Agile Project Management
13 10 (3.88%) E-Commerce
13 10 (3.88%) Risk Management
13 10 (3.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.16%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 8 (3.10%) Degree
2 8 (3.10%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.71%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.55%) PMI Certification
4 4 (1.55%) PMP
5 2 (0.78%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (0.78%) SAP Certification
6 1 (0.39%) ACCA
6 1 (0.39%) APMP
6 1 (0.39%) CIMA
6 1 (0.39%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.39%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.39%) ISEB
6 1 (0.39%) MCP
6 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.39%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.88%) PMO
2 3 (1.16%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (1.16%) GDPR
2 3 (1.16%) SLA
3 1 (0.39%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.39%) EMIR
3 1 (0.39%) GxP
3 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.39%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.39%) DFS Replication
2 1 (0.39%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.39%) vSphere
2 1 (0.39%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (1.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.39%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 40 (15.50%) SAP
2 25 (9.69%) Microsoft
3 15 (5.81%) Oracle
4 8 (3.10%) Workday
5 7 (2.71%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (2.71%) ServiceNow
6 3 (1.16%) Concur
6 3 (1.16%) Demandware
6 3 (1.16%) PeopleSoft
6 3 (1.16%) Planview
7 2 (0.78%) Charles River
7 2 (0.78%) Cisco
7 2 (0.78%) IBM
7 2 (0.78%) Pega
7 2 (0.78%) Sage
7 2 (0.78%) VMware
8 1 (0.39%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.39%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.39%) Citrix
8 1 (0.39%) HP