Period
to 22 October 2018

The median contractor rate for an Implementation Manager was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 611 588 624
Rank change year-on-year -23 +36 -130
Contract jobs requiring an Implementation Manager 244 258 247
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.26% 0.28% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.30% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 206 153
England median daily rate £500 £467 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.07% -1.68% +5.56%
10th Percentile £361 £325 £338
90th Percentile £666 £653 £675
UK median daily rate £500 £465 £459
% change year-on-year +7.53% +1.36% +1.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
England median hourly rate - - £32.50
UK median hourly rate £35.00 - £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 89,409 86,733 92,683
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.71% 94.90% 94.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 59,541 57,528 61,042
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +5.59%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £256
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,826 2,550 2,975
England median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.74% +1.08% +4.11%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £46.65
UK median hourly rate £17.75 £18.70 £18.00
% change year-on-year -5.08% +3.89% +0.06%

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 22 October 2018.

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 22 October 2018. 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 +3 116 £525 +10.53% 6
South East -3 62 £500 +11.11% 4
North of England -39 31 £425 -5.56% 1
Yorkshire -27 18 £450 +1.41% 1
East of England +14 15 £525 +11.70% 3
Midlands -47 13 £450 +9.09% 1
North West -11 12 £375 -16.67%
West Midlands -27 9 £450 +12.50% 1
South West -24 7 £375 -8.65%
East Midlands +3 4 £360 -17.71%
North East -1 1 £485 +76.36%
Implementation Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, Implementation Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region featuring Implementation Manager in the job title.

1 102 (41.80%) Project Management
2 68 (27.87%) Stakeholder Management
3 64 (26.23%) Finance
4 40 (16.39%) PRINCE2
5 34 (13.93%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (11.48%) Microsoft
7 27 (11.07%) Change Management
7 27 (11.07%) Retail
8 23 (9.43%) Migration
9 19 (7.79%) SAP
10 17 (6.97%) Oracle
10 17 (6.97%) ERP
11 16 (6.56%) Microsoft Project
11 16 (6.56%) CRM
12 14 (5.74%) Banking
12 14 (5.74%) PRINCE
12 14 (5.74%) Waterfall
13 13 (5.33%) Salesforce.com
13 13 (5.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 13 (5.33%) PMP
13 13 (5.33%) ITIL
13 13 (5.33%) Risk Management
13 13 (5.33%) Supplier Management
14 11 (4.51%) Marketing
14 11 (4.51%) Degree
15 10 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
16 9 (3.69%) Service Delivery
16 9 (3.69%) PMI Certification
16 9 (3.69%) Microsoft Excel
16 9 (3.69%) Office 365

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 5 (2.05%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.82%) CMS
2 2 (0.82%) SAS
3 1 (0.41%) Confluence
3 1 (0.41%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.41%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (6.56%) Microsoft Project
2 9 (3.69%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (3.28%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (2.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.41%) CATIA
5 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.23%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (0.82%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.82%) Oracle Assets
3 2 (0.82%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.82%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.82%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (0.82%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (0.82%) Sage 50
3 2 (0.82%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.41%) ENOVIA
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.41%) Sage X3
4 1 (0.41%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.69%) Office 365
2 4 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.64%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (1.23%) Adobe Analytics
3 3 (1.23%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.23%) SaaS
4 2 (0.82%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (0.82%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (0.41%) AdWords
5 1 (0.41%) Apple Pay
5 1 (0.41%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.41%) IaaS
5 1 (0.41%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.05%) Intranet
2 4 (1.64%) Firewall
3 3 (1.23%) Extranet
3 3 (1.23%) Internet
4 2 (0.82%) Broadband
4 2 (0.82%) DNS
4 2 (0.82%) LAN
4 2 (0.82%) WAN
4 2 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.41%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.41%) SAN
5 1 (0.41%) Skype
5 1 (0.41%) SMS
5 1 (0.41%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (0.82%) Power BI
3 1 (0.41%) BigQuery
3 1 (0.41%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (0.41%) Data Lake
3 1 (0.41%) SAP HANA
3 1 (0.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (2.05%) JIRA
2 1 (0.41%) Bitbucket
2 1 (0.41%) GitLab
2 1 (0.41%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.41%) SonarQube
General
1 64 (26.23%) Finance
2 27 (11.07%) Retail
3 14 (5.74%) Banking
4 11 (4.51%) Marketing
5 8 (3.28%) Advertising
5 8 (3.28%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.05%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.64%) Law
8 3 (1.23%) Back Office
8 3 (1.23%) Billing
9 2 (0.82%) Legal
9 2 (0.82%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.82%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.41%) Electronics
10 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.41%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.23%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (0.41%) Ajax
2 1 (0.41%) AngularJS
2 1 (0.41%) HTML
2 1 (0.41%) jQuery
2 1 (0.41%) React
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (3.28%) CCTV
3 7 (2.87%) Driving Licence
4 5 (2.05%) Credit Risk
4 5 (2.05%) Data Centre
4 5 (2.05%) User Experience
5 4 (1.64%) Client/Server
5 4 (1.64%) Virtual Team
6 3 (1.23%) PMI
6 3 (1.23%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (0.82%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.82%) FMCG
7 2 (0.82%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (0.82%) Life Science
7 2 (0.82%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.82%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.82%) NHS
7 2 (0.82%) Public Cloud
7 2 (0.82%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.41%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.28%) Windows
2 5 (2.05%) Windows 10
2 5 (2.05%) Windows Server
3 4 (1.64%) Linux
3 4 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (1.64%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.82%) Unix
5 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (41.80%) Project Management
2 68 (27.87%) Stakeholder Management
3 40 (16.39%) PRINCE2
4 34 (13.93%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (11.07%) Change Management
6 23 (9.43%) Migration
7 17 (6.97%) ERP
8 16 (6.56%) CRM
9 14 (5.74%) PRINCE
9 14 (5.74%) Waterfall
10 13 (5.33%) ITIL
10 13 (5.33%) Risk Management
10 13 (5.33%) Supplier Management
11 9 (3.69%) Service Delivery
12 8 (3.28%) Asset Management
12 8 (3.28%) Decision-Making
12 8 (3.28%) Programme Management
13 7 (2.87%) Artificial Intelligence
13 7 (2.87%) PLM
13 7 (2.87%) Supply Chain Transformation
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.23%) C
2 2 (0.82%) JavaScript
2 2 (0.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (5.33%) PMP
1 13 (5.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 11 (4.51%) Degree
3 9 (3.69%) PMI Certification
4 6 (2.46%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.46%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.41%) AAT
7 1 (0.41%) APMP
7 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.46%) PMO
2 5 (2.05%) QA
3 3 (1.23%) GDPR
4 1 (0.41%) COBIT
4 1 (0.41%) IFRS
4 1 (0.41%) IFRS 9
4 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.41%) PSD2
4 1 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.41%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.46%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 28 (11.48%) Microsoft
2 19 (7.79%) SAP
3 17 (6.97%) Oracle
4 13 (5.33%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (2.87%) Cisco
6 5 (2.05%) ServiceNow
6 5 (2.05%) Workday
7 4 (1.64%) F5
7 4 (1.64%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.23%) Adobe
8 3 (1.23%) Concur
8 3 (1.23%) Google
8 3 (1.23%) Guidewire
8 3 (1.23%) HP
8 3 (1.23%) Sage
8 3 (1.23%) VMware
9 2 (0.82%) Ariba
9 2 (0.82%) IBM
9 2 (0.82%) Mercator
9 2 (0.82%) Tealium