The median contractor rate for an Implementation Consultant was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 401 399 411
Rank change year-on-year -2 +12  
Contract jobs requiring an Implementation Consultant 23 19 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.11% 0.089% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.093% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 15 25
Median daily rate £500 £500 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £428 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £650 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £440 £575
% change year-on-year +36.36% -23.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 19705 20363 22100
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.93% 95.26% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 14056 14779 15421
Median daily rate £500 £463 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +5.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 245 225 369
Median hourly rate £19.82 £17.89 £19.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.81% -9.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.76 £42.60 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Implementation Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 3 months to 26 June 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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Docklands, London - 3 £325 -
City of London -3 2 £525 -7.07% 8
Implementation Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 10 (22.22%) Finance
1 10 (22.22%) HTML
2 9 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (20.00%) Analytics
3 8 (17.78%) Front End Development
3 8 (17.78%) Adobe
3 8 (17.78%) Project Management
3 8 (17.78%) Asset Management
3 8 (17.78%) Adobe Analytics
4 7 (15.56%) Banking
4 7 (15.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (13.33%) Oracle
5 6 (13.33%) Business Analysis
5 6 (13.33%) Google
6 5 (11.11%) QA
6 5 (11.11%) Investment Management
6 5 (11.11%) SQL
6 5 (11.11%) Data Management
7 4 (8.89%) Digital Analytics
7 4 (8.89%) Translating Business Requirements
7 4 (8.89%) Tag Management
7 4 (8.89%) Mobile App
7 4 (8.89%) .NET
7 4 (8.89%) PHP
7 4 (8.89%) CSS
7 4 (8.89%) Web Services
7 4 (8.89%) XML
7 4 (8.89%) E-Commerce
7 4 (8.89%) Google Analytics
7 4 (8.89%) jQuery

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 2 (4.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (4.44%) SAS
2 1 (2.22%) CMS
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) NetSuite
2 2 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.44%) Markit EDM
2 2 (4.44%) Revive Adserver
2 2 (4.44%) SimCorp Dimension
3 1 (2.22%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (2.22%) JDE OneWorld
3 1 (2.22%) Misys Equation
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.22%) SAP GRC
3 1 (2.22%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.78%) Adobe Analytics
2 4 (8.89%) Google Analytics
2 4 (8.89%) SaaS
3 2 (4.44%) SmartFocus
4 1 (2.22%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (2.22%) IaaS
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) PuTTY
1 1 (2.22%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) Data Mining
2 2 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.44%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.44%) MySQL
2 2 (4.44%) SAP HANA
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.22%) Essbase
3 1 (2.22%) OLAP
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) SoapUI
General
1 10 (22.22%) Finance
2 7 (15.56%) Banking
3 3 (6.67%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.44%) Marketing
5 1 (2.22%) Advertising
5 1 (2.22%) Games
5 1 (2.22%) International Banking
5 1 (2.22%) Law
5 1 (2.22%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.22%) HTML
2 4 (8.89%) .NET
2 4 (8.89%) CSS
2 4 (8.89%) jQuery
2 4 (8.89%) Web Services
2 4 (8.89%) XML
3 2 (4.44%) AngularJS
3 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (4.44%) Backbone.js
3 2 (4.44%) CSS3
3 2 (4.44%) HTML5
3 2 (4.44%) WCF
3 2 (4.44%) XHTML
4 1 (2.22%) JSON
4 1 (2.22%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.22%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.22%) Online Games
4 1 (2.22%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (2.22%) Social Media
4 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.44%) Windows
2 1 (2.22%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.00%) Analytics
2 8 (17.78%) Asset Management
2 8 (17.78%) Front End Development
2 8 (17.78%) Project Management
3 7 (15.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (13.33%) Business Analysis
5 5 (11.11%) Data Management
5 5 (11.11%) Investment Management
6 4 (8.89%) Digital Analytics
6 4 (8.89%) E-Commerce
6 4 (8.89%) Fund Accounting
6 4 (8.89%) Tag Management
6 4 (8.89%) Translating Business Requirements
7 3 (6.67%) ERP
7 3 (6.67%) ITSM
7 3 (6.67%) Migration
7 3 (6.67%) SDLC
7 3 (6.67%) Service Management
7 3 (6.67%) Time Management
7 3 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (11.11%) SQL
3 4 (8.89%) PHP
4 3 (6.67%) Java
5 2 (4.44%) ActionScript
5 2 (4.44%) C#
5 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) ACCA
1 1 (2.22%) CIMA
1 1 (2.22%) CRISC
1 1 (2.22%) Degree
1 1 (2.22%) ISACA
1 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) QA
2 4 (8.89%) Data Quality
3 3 (6.67%) SLA
4 1 (2.22%) COSO
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) Adobe
2 6 (13.33%) Google
2 6 (13.33%) Oracle
3 2 (4.44%) Acxiom
3 2 (4.44%) comScore
3 2 (4.44%) Maxymiser
3 2 (4.44%) Omniture
3 2 (4.44%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 2 (4.44%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (4.44%) SAP
3 2 (4.44%) SimCorp
3 2 (4.44%) Tableau
3 2 (4.44%) Tealium
3 2 (4.44%) Workday
4 1 (2.22%) Hyperion
4 1 (2.22%) iManage
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.22%) Misys
4 1 (2.22%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.22%) Splunk