The median contractor rate for a Implementation Consultant was £470 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Implementation Consultant
England / London
Rank 377 406 384
Rank change year-on-year +29 -22  
Contract jobs requiring an Implementation Consultant 23 22 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.100% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.11% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 14 13
Median daily rate £470 £488 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.69% +21.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £340 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £650 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £494 £350
% change year-on-year -13.92% +41.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.50 -

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 18463 20944 19902
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.85% 94.98% 94.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 13124 15012 13730
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 285 369
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.29% -12.82%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.57 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

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 24 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 24 March 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
City of London +3 1 £525 +35.48% 6
Implementation Consultant
England

Implementation Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 17 (38.64%) Finance
2 8 (18.18%) HTML
2 8 (18.18%) Banking
3 7 (15.91%) Migration
3 7 (15.91%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.36%) PHP
4 5 (11.36%) Web Services
4 5 (11.36%) XML
4 5 (11.36%) Adobe
4 5 (11.36%) Google
4 5 (11.36%) Adobe Analytics
4 5 (11.36%) Analytics
4 5 (11.36%) Front End Development
5 4 (9.09%) SaaS
5 4 (9.09%) Investment Management
5 4 (9.09%) Wealth Management
5 4 (9.09%) jQuery
5 4 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (9.09%) Workflow
5 4 (9.09%) Oracle
5 4 (9.09%) SQL
5 4 (9.09%) Java
5 4 (9.09%) ITSM
5 4 (9.09%) Service Management
5 4 (9.09%) CSS
6 3 (6.82%) Fixed Income
6 3 (6.82%) Data Management
6 3 (6.82%) Investment Banking
6 3 (6.82%) Marketing
6 3 (6.82%) Google Analytics

Implementation Consultant Skill Set
Top Related 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 (4.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (4.55%) SAS
2 1 (2.27%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Revive Adserver
2 1 (2.27%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.27%) Eloqua
2 1 (2.27%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (2.27%) JDE OneWorld
2 1 (2.27%) Misys Equation
2 1 (2.27%) NetSuite
2 1 (2.27%) ResourceLink
2 1 (2.27%) Sage 200
2 1 (2.27%) Sage 50
2 1 (2.27%) SAP MDG
2 1 (2.27%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.36%) Adobe Analytics
2 4 (9.09%) SaaS
3 3 (6.82%) Google Analytics
4 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (4.55%) SmartFocus
5 1 (2.27%) BlueKai
5 1 (2.27%) IaaS
5 1 (2.27%) PaaS
5 1 (2.27%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) Firewall
1 1 (2.27%) LDAP
1 1 (2.27%) PuTTY
1 1 (2.27%) VLAN
1 1 (2.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) Data Mining
1 2 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (4.55%) MongoDB
1 2 (4.55%) MySQL
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (2.27%) Essbase
2 1 (2.27%) OLAP
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) SoapUI
General
1 17 (38.64%) Finance
2 8 (18.18%) Banking
3 3 (6.82%) Investment Banking
3 3 (6.82%) Marketing
4 2 (4.55%) Advertising
5 1 (2.27%) Back Office
5 1 (2.27%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.27%) French Language
5 1 (2.27%) Front Office
5 1 (2.27%) Games
5 1 (2.27%) International Banking
5 1 (2.27%) Law
5 1 (2.27%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.18%) HTML
2 5 (11.36%) Web Services
2 5 (11.36%) XML
3 4 (9.09%) CSS
3 4 (9.09%) jQuery
4 2 (4.55%) .NET
4 2 (4.55%) AngularJS
4 2 (4.55%) Backbone.js
4 2 (4.55%) CSS3
4 2 (4.55%) HTML5
4 2 (4.55%) SOAP
4 2 (4.55%) XHTML
5 1 (2.27%) JSON
5 1 (2.27%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Fixed Income
2 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) Blog
3 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.27%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.27%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.27%) Derivative
3 1 (2.27%) Equities
3 1 (2.27%) Fintech
3 1 (2.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.27%) Online Games
3 1 (2.27%) Social Media
3 1 (2.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) Linux
2 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.27%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.91%) Migration
2 5 (11.36%) Analytics
2 5 (11.36%) Front End Development
3 4 (9.09%) Investment Management
3 4 (9.09%) ITSM
3 4 (9.09%) Service Management
3 4 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (9.09%) Wealth Management
3 4 (9.09%) Workflow
4 3 (6.82%) Data Management
4 3 (6.82%) Data Migration
5 2 (4.55%) A/B Testing
5 2 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.55%) API Integration
5 2 (4.55%) Asset Management
5 2 (4.55%) Case Management
5 2 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (4.55%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.55%) Presales
5 2 (4.55%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.91%) JavaScript
2 5 (11.36%) PHP
3 4 (9.09%) Java
3 4 (9.09%) SQL
4 2 (4.55%) ActionScript
5 1 (2.27%) ABAP
5 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) DBS Check
2 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.27%) GDPR
2 1 (2.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (11.36%) Adobe
1 5 (11.36%) Google
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle
3 3 (6.82%) Maxymiser
3 3 (6.82%) ServiceNow
4 2 (4.55%) Acxiom
4 2 (4.55%) comScore
4 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.55%) Omniture
4 2 (4.55%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
4 2 (4.55%) Tableau
4 2 (4.55%) Tealium
5 1 (2.27%) Capita
5 1 (2.27%) Misys
5 1 (2.27%) Northgate
5 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.27%) Sage
5 1 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.27%) SimCorp
5 1 (2.27%) TIBCO