Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Implementation Consultant was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 23 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 > South East
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 363 367 380
Rank change year-on-year +4 +13 -14
Contract jobs requiring an Implementation Consultant 13 14 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.077% 0.084% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.089% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 14
South East median daily rate £450 £465 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +16.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £375 £313 £286
90th Percentile £597 £570 £463
England median daily rate £450 £500 £425
% change year-on-year -10.00% +17.65% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South East median hourly rate - - £42.50
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 the South East. 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
South East
Contract vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 15913 15669 18329
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.51% 93.96% 94.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 9442 9313 10771
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +6.90%
10th Percentile £238 £225 £230
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 648 785 923
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.63 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.28% +6.08% +15.63%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.25 £10.28
90th Percentile £48.75 £49.46 £47.50
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

Implementation Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Implementation Consultant in the South East

Implementation Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Implementation Consultant in the South East

Implementation Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Implementation Consultant in the South East over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Implementation Consultant in the South East

Implementation Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Implementation Consultant in the South East

Implementation Consultant
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 23 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
Thames Valley +3 7 £550 +10.00% 4
Berkshire -2 6 £575 +15.00% 2
Middlesex - 3 £413 -
Hampshire +13 2 £550 +71.88% 2
Surrey -12 1 £572 +47.61%
Oxfordshire - 1 £450 - 1
East Sussex - 1 £313 -
Implementation Consultant
England

Implementation Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 South East region featuring Implementation Consultant in the job title.

1 5 (38.46%) Migration
2 4 (30.77%) Data Migration
2 4 (30.77%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
3 3 (23.08%) Change Control
3 3 (23.08%) Learning Management System
3 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
3 3 (23.08%) SAP
3 3 (23.08%) ERP
3 3 (23.08%) SLA
4 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
5 1 (7.69%) Billing
5 1 (7.69%) Kronos
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (7.69%) Graphic Design
5 1 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (7.69%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
5 1 (7.69%) Finance
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (7.69%) CRM
5 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco
5 1 (7.69%) CCNP
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification

Implementation Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (7.69%) Intranet
General
1 1 (7.69%) Billing
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Learning Management System
1 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (7.69%) Graphic Design
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.69%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Migration
2 4 (30.77%) Data Migration
3 3 (23.08%) Change Control
3 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
3 3 (23.08%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (7.69%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
4 1 (7.69%) CRM
4 1 (7.69%) Expense Management
4 1 (7.69%) Infographics
4 1 (7.69%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (7.69%) SDLC
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Strategic Thinking
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CCNP
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) Concur
2 1 (7.69%) Kronos
2 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com