Period
to 23 January 2018

The median contractor rate for an Implementation Manager was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 23 January 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 > Scotland
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 167 161 170
Rank change year-on-year -6 +9 -8
Contract jobs requiring an Implementation Manager 20 7 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.42% 0.19% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.20% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 10
Scotland median daily rate £475 £353 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.56% -15.70% -7.10%
10th Percentile £365 £320 £258
90th Percentile £510 £491 £535
UK median daily rate £467 £488 £450
% change year-on-year -4.21% +8.33% -2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
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 Scotland. 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
Scotland
Contract vacancies in Scotland with a recognized job title 4,572 3,533 5,227
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.75% 94.85% 94.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,672 2,049 2,765
Scotland median daily rate £390 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.59% -3.33% -
10th Percentile £225 £217 £225
90th Percentile £538 £501 £525
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 129 92
Scotland median hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.43% -19.54% +24.29%
10th Percentile £10.79 £10.60 £10.52
90th Percentile £35.00 £50.40 £47.00
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +2.78% -5.26% +15.15%

Implementation Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Implementation Manager in Scotland

Implementation Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Implementation Manager in Scotland

Implementation Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Implementation Manager in Scotland over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Implementation Manager in Scotland

Implementation Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Implementation Manager in Scotland

Implementation Manager
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 6 months to 23 January 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
Edinburgh -25 14 £481 +36.33% 1
Glasgow -5 6 £425 - 2
Implementation Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Scotland region featuring Implementation Manager in the job title.

1 8 (40.00%) Finance
1 8 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 8 (40.00%) Project Management
2 6 (30.00%) Banking
3 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (20.00%) Migration
5 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Change Management
5 2 (10.00%) Internet
5 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (10.00%) ERP
5 2 (10.00%) ServiceNow
5 2 (10.00%) iPad
5 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (10.00%) Workday
5 2 (10.00%) PMO
5 2 (10.00%) Scenario Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Client Onboarding
6 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team Management
6 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
6 1 (5.00%) Contract Management
6 1 (5.00%) Security Operations
6 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
6 1 (5.00%) Process Improvement
6 1 (5.00%) Change Control
6 1 (5.00%) Analytics
6 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (5.00%) Mobile Device Management

Implementation Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.00%) iPad
2 1 (5.00%) CMDB
2 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Project Management
1 8 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Change Management
4 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (10.00%) ERP
4 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (10.00%) Scenario Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Analytics
5 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.00%) Client Onboarding
5 1 (5.00%) Contract Management
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (5.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (5.00%) Resource Management
5 1 (5.00%) Security Operations
5 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) ServiceNow
1 2 (10.00%) Workday
2 1 (5.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) SAP