Period
to 14 December 2017

The median contractor rate for an Implementation Manager was £467 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 14 December 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
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 602 596 517
Rank change year-on-year -6 -79 +56
Contract jobs requiring an Implementation Manager 265 258 379
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.28% 0.27% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.28% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 165 262
England median daily rate £467 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.68% +5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £321 £325 £318
90th Percentile £656 £634 £650
UK median daily rate £467 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -1.68% +5.56% -2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
England median hourly rate - £36.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +61.11% -16.14%
UK median hourly rate - £36.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +61.11% -16.14%

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 90081 90735 98573
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.81% 94.70% 95.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 60323 59717 63904
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £638 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £408
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.29% +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2598 3005 3790
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £46.88 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 -28 122 £500 - 8
North of England +80 58 £450 -1.64% 1
South East -5 40 £425 -4.49% 8
Yorkshire +50 34 £460 -4.66% 1
Midlands +16 28 £423 -0.59% 1
West Midlands +30 20 £410 -2.09%
North West +14 19 £450 +9.09%
South West -5 8 £406 -29.35%
East of England -24 8 £475 +4.40%
East Midlands -1 7 £425 -1.73% 1
North East +62 6 £258 -
Implementation Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 14 December 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.

1 115 (43.40%) Project Management
2 98 (36.98%) Finance
3 59 (22.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 59 (22.26%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (20.75%) PRINCE2
5 36 (13.58%) Migration
6 34 (12.83%) Change Management
7 29 (10.94%) Office 365
8 28 (10.57%) Banking
9 27 (10.19%) SAP
10 24 (9.06%) Windows
11 21 (7.92%) Microsoft Office
12 20 (7.55%) ERP
12 20 (7.55%) Microsoft
13 19 (7.17%) Supplier Management
14 18 (6.79%) Retail
14 18 (6.79%) ITIL
15 15 (5.66%) Oracle
16 14 (5.28%) Service Delivery
16 14 (5.28%) Data Protection
16 14 (5.28%) Change Control
17 13 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
17 13 (4.91%) Management Information System
18 12 (4.53%) Service Management
18 12 (4.53%) Asset Management
18 12 (4.53%) Data Protection Act
18 12 (4.53%) Windows 10
18 12 (4.53%) Agile Project Management
19 11 (4.15%) Security Cleared
19 11 (4.15%) Information Assurance

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 (1.89%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.13%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.38%) CMS
3 1 (0.38%) Confluence
3 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.38%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.38%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.38%) SAS
3 1 (0.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (7.92%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (3.77%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (2.26%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (1.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.38%) EngageOne
5 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.89%) SAP S/4HANA
2 3 (1.13%) iTrent
2 3 (1.13%) NetSuite
2 3 (1.13%) SAP ERP
2 3 (1.13%) SAP EWM
3 2 (0.75%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.75%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.75%) Sage X3
3 2 (0.75%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.38%) Exstream
4 1 (0.38%) Maximo
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.38%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.38%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.38%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 29 (10.94%) Office 365
2 3 (1.13%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.75%) SaaS
4 1 (0.38%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.26%) SMS
2 5 (1.89%) 2G
2 5 (1.89%) Skype
2 5 (1.89%) WAN
3 4 (1.51%) LAN
4 3 (1.13%) Intranet
5 2 (0.75%) ATM
5 2 (0.75%) SAN
5 2 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.75%) Wireless
6 1 (0.38%) Firewall
6 1 (0.38%) Internet
6 1 (0.38%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.38%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.02%) Clusterpoint
2 3 (1.13%) Blockchain
3 2 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (0.75%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.38%) DataStage
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (0.38%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.38%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.38%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 4 (1.51%) JIRA
General
1 98 (36.98%) Finance
2 28 (10.57%) Banking
3 18 (6.79%) Retail
4 8 (3.02%) Investment Banking
5 7 (2.64%) Financial Institution
6 6 (2.26%) Legal
7 5 (1.89%) Advertising
7 5 (1.89%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.51%) Billing
8 4 (1.51%) Law
8 4 (1.51%) Local Government
8 4 (1.51%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.51%) Retail Banking
9 3 (1.13%) Back Office
9 3 (1.13%) Marketing
10 2 (0.75%) French Language
10 2 (0.75%) Front Office
11 1 (0.38%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.38%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.38%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.75%) .NET
2 1 (0.38%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (0.38%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (4.91%) Management Information System
2 12 (4.53%) Data Protection Act
3 8 (3.02%) Data Centre
4 4 (1.51%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (1.51%) Virtual Team
4 4 (1.51%) VLE
5 2 (0.75%) CCTV
5 2 (0.75%) Chip and PIN
5 2 (0.75%) e-Learning
5 2 (0.75%) EMV
5 2 (0.75%) FMCG
5 2 (0.75%) User Experience
6 1 (0.38%) Contactless
6 1 (0.38%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.38%) Fintech
6 1 (0.38%) iPad
6 1 (0.38%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.38%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (0.38%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 24 (9.06%) Windows
2 12 (4.53%) Windows 10
3 5 (1.89%) Android
3 5 (1.89%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.75%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.38%) Linux
5 1 (0.38%) Unix
5 1 (0.38%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (43.40%) Project Management
2 59 (22.26%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (22.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 55 (20.75%) PRINCE2
4 36 (13.58%) Migration
5 34 (12.83%) Change Management
6 20 (7.55%) ERP
7 19 (7.17%) Supplier Management
8 18 (6.79%) ITIL
9 14 (5.28%) Change Control
9 14 (5.28%) Data Protection
9 14 (5.28%) Service Delivery
10 12 (4.53%) Agile Project Management
10 12 (4.53%) Asset Management
10 12 (4.53%) Service Management
11 11 (4.15%) CRM
11 11 (4.15%) Information Assurance
11 11 (4.15%) Programme Delivery
11 11 (4.15%) Programme Management
11 11 (4.15%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.38%) C
1 1 (0.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (4.15%) Security Cleared
2 10 (3.77%) SC Cleared
3 8 (3.02%) Degree
4 7 (2.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (1.51%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.51%) PMP
6 3 (1.13%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.75%) SAP Certification
8 1 (0.38%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.38%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.38%) MCP
8 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.38%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.77%) PMO
2 4 (1.51%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (1.51%) SLA
3 3 (1.13%) GDPR
4 1 (0.38%) EMIR
4 1 (0.38%) GxP
4 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.38%) QA
4 1 (0.38%) RMADS
System Software
1 2 (0.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.38%) DFS Replication
2 1 (0.38%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.38%) vSphere
2 1 (0.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (1.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.38%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 27 (10.19%) SAP
2 20 (7.55%) Microsoft
3 15 (5.66%) Oracle
4 9 (3.40%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (3.02%) Workday
6 7 (2.64%) ServiceNow
7 3 (1.13%) Cisco
7 3 (1.13%) Demandware
7 3 (1.13%) PeopleSoft
7 3 (1.13%) Planview
7 3 (1.13%) Remedy
8 2 (0.75%) IBM
8 2 (0.75%) Juniper
8 2 (0.75%) Pega
8 2 (0.75%) Sage
9 1 (0.38%) Concur
9 1 (0.38%) Epicor
9 1 (0.38%) Imperva
9 1 (0.38%) Infor
9 1 (0.38%) RedPrairie