Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Implementation Consultant was £463 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 19 November 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
England > London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 562 549 504
Rank change year-on-year -13 -45 +49
Contract jobs requiring an Implementation Consultant 72 58 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.16% 0.13% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.14% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 36 64
London median daily rate £463 £588 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.28% +20.51% -2.50%
10th Percentile £313 £379 £313
90th Percentile £660 £750 £625
England median daily rate £450 £500 £425
% change year-on-year -10.00% +17.65% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
London median hourly rate - £33.87 -
England median hourly rate - £33.87 £38.75
% change year-on-year - -12.61% -0.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 43845 42658 44659
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.85% 95.00% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 31743 30364 31460
London median daily rate £493 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.07% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £268
90th Percentile £663 £638 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 544 553 695
London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.62 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.96% +3.24% +8.57%
10th Percentile £12.15 £11.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £47.83
England median hourly rate £18.63 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +0.68% +2.78% +9.09%

Implementation Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Implementation Consultant in London

Implementation Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Implementation Consultant in London

Implementation Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Implementation Consultant in London over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Implementation Consultant in London

Implementation Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Implementation Consultant in London

Implementation Consultant
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Implementation Consultant within the London region over the 6 months to 19 November 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
Central London -1 8 £463 -17.78% 9
East London - 6 £325 - 1
South London - 3 £475 -
West London - 2 £375 - 2
Implementation Consultant
England

Implementation Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 London region featuring Implementation Consultant in the job title.

1 23 (31.94%) Asset Management
2 18 (25.00%) Investment Management
2 18 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
3 17 (23.61%) Markit EDM
3 17 (23.61%) SQL
4 16 (22.22%) Project Management
4 16 (22.22%) Data Management
5 10 (13.89%) Oracle
6 8 (11.11%) Finance
7 7 (9.72%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (8.33%) Time Management
8 6 (8.33%) Fund Accounting
8 6 (8.33%) Business Analysis
9 5 (6.94%) Marketing
9 5 (6.94%) Java
9 5 (6.94%) SAP
9 5 (6.94%) SLA
9 5 (6.94%) Migration
9 5 (6.94%) Splunk
9 5 (6.94%) Analytics
9 5 (6.94%) Coaching
9 5 (6.94%) System Integration Testing
9 5 (6.94%) SDLC
10 4 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (5.56%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
10 4 (5.56%) Tag Management
10 4 (5.56%) Digital Analytics
10 4 (5.56%) Mobile App
10 4 (5.56%) Adobe Analytics
10 4 (5.56%) JavaScript

Implementation Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 4 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.39%) JBoss
3 1 (1.39%) MTS
Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (2.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (23.61%) Markit EDM
2 2 (2.78%) Eloqua
2 2 (2.78%) Tercero
3 1 (1.39%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.39%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.39%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (1.39%) SAP SD
3 1 (1.39%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.56%) Adobe Analytics
2 3 (4.17%) Google Analytics
3 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.78%) Office 365
4 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.39%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.39%) GitHub
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle CX
4 1 (1.39%) PaaS
4 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) SMS
2 1 (1.39%) Intranet
2 1 (1.39%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.17%) EDRMS
2 1 (1.39%) Big Data
2 1 (1.39%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.39%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.39%) Maven
General
1 8 (11.11%) Finance
2 5 (6.94%) Marketing
3 3 (4.17%) Banking
4 2 (2.78%) Back Office
4 2 (2.78%) Billing
4 2 (2.78%) German Language
5 1 (1.39%) Electronics
5 1 (1.39%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.56%) HTML
2 3 (4.17%) JSP
2 3 (4.17%) SailPoint
3 2 (2.78%) CSS
4 1 (1.39%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (1.39%) jQuery
4 1 (1.39%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.17%) Hedge funds
4 2 (2.78%) Social Media
5 1 (1.39%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.39%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (1.39%) Clustering
5 1 (1.39%) Contactless
5 1 (1.39%) EMV
5 1 (1.39%) Fintech
5 1 (1.39%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.39%) Handset
5 1 (1.39%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (1.39%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.56%) Windows
2 2 (2.78%) Linux
2 2 (2.78%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.39%) Android
3 1 (1.39%) VMS
3 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.94%) Asset Management
2 18 (25.00%) Investment Management
3 16 (22.22%) Data Management
3 16 (22.22%) Project Management
4 7 (9.72%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 6 (8.33%) Fund Accounting
5 6 (8.33%) Time Management
6 5 (6.94%) Analytics
6 5 (6.94%) Coaching
6 5 (6.94%) Migration
6 5 (6.94%) SDLC
6 5 (6.94%) System Integration Testing
7 4 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (5.56%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
7 4 (5.56%) Digital Analytics
7 4 (5.56%) Integration Testing
7 4 (5.56%) Tag Management
8 3 (4.17%) Threat Intelligence
8 3 (4.17%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 17 (23.61%) SQL
2 5 (6.94%) Java
3 4 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.39%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 4 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.17%) CTC Cleared
2 3 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.94%) SLA
2 4 (5.56%) QA
3 3 (4.17%) Data Quality
3 3 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (1.39%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.39%) PSD2
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (1.39%) Puppet
1 1 (1.39%) SCCM
1 1 (1.39%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (13.89%) Oracle
2 5 (6.94%) SAP
2 5 (6.94%) Splunk
3 4 (5.56%) Adobe
3 4 (5.56%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.17%) Bloomberg
4 3 (4.17%) Google
5 2 (2.78%) Pega
6 1 (1.39%) Ariba
6 1 (1.39%) Concur
6 1 (1.39%) GoldenSource
6 1 (1.39%) HP
6 1 (1.39%) IBM
6 1 (1.39%) Northgate
6 1 (1.39%) Samsung
6 1 (1.39%) SimCorp
6 1 (1.39%) VMware
6 1 (1.39%) Workday
6 1 (1.39%) Yardi