The median contractor rate for an Implementation Analyst was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 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 Analyst
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 572 600 561
Rank change year-on-year +28 -39  
Contract jobs requiring an Implementation Analyst 29 44 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.063% 0.082% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.086% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 30 53
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £350 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £580 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -15.29% +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Median hourly rate - £47.39 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -13.83%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.39 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 43829 51011 53185
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.75% 94.87% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28353 33254 33375
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1353 1511 2053
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Implementation Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Implementation Analyst in the UK

Implementation Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Implementation Analyst in the UK

Implementation Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Implementation Analyst over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Implementation Analyst in the UK

Implementation Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Implementation Analyst in the UK

Implementation Analyst
Top 20 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Implementation Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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
England +32 25 £400 -5.88% 6
London +17 16 £433 +1.76% 3
East of England -3 5 £348 -26.84% 1
Scotland +48 4 £500 -
Bedfordshire -4 4 £354 -32.61%
City of London - 3 £463 - 1
South East +30 2 £390 -8.23%
Edinburgh +19 2 - -
Glasgow - 2 £500 -
West Midlands +24 1 £350 -9.67%
Northamptonshire -3 1 - -
East Midlands -8 1 - -
Essex - 1 £288 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £390 -
Birmingham - 1 £350 -
Bedford - 1 £360 -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Harlow - 1 £288 -
Horsham - 1 £390 -

Implementation Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Implementation Analyst 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 featuring Implementation Analyst in the job title.

1 21 (30.43%) Banking
2 18 (26.09%) Finance
3 14 (20.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (17.39%) Oracle
4 12 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (15.94%) Business Analysis
6 10 (14.49%) SQL
6 10 (14.49%) Windows
7 9 (13.04%) Microsoft
8 8 (11.59%) Management Information System
8 8 (11.59%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (10.14%) Project Planning
9 7 (10.14%) Microsoft Excel
10 6 (8.70%) Oracle9i Database
10 6 (8.70%) Oracle Database 10g
10 6 (8.70%) Linux
10 6 (8.70%) T-SQL
10 6 (8.70%) VBScript
10 6 (8.70%) IIS
10 6 (8.70%) Change Management
10 6 (8.70%) Firewall
10 6 (8.70%) Control-M
10 6 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (8.70%) Business Continuity
10 6 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (8.70%) Oracle Database
10 6 (8.70%) PowerShell
10 6 (8.70%) TeamCity

Implementation Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 6 (8.70%) IIS
2 1 (1.45%) Confluence
2 1 (1.45%) Documentum
2 1 (1.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (10.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (7.25%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (2.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.90%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (1.45%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.45%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (1.45%) Investran
2 1 (1.45%) JDE OneWorld
2 1 (1.45%) Kondor
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) SaaS
2 1 (1.45%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (1.45%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.70%) Firewall
2 2 (2.90%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.70%) Oracle Database
1 6 (8.70%) Oracle Database 10g
1 6 (8.70%) Oracle9i Database
1 6 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 6 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.45%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.45%) Essbase
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (8.70%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.45%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.45%) JIRA
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle Forms
General
1 21 (30.43%) Banking
2 18 (26.09%) Finance
3 5 (7.25%) Front Office
4 4 (5.80%) Back Office
4 4 (5.80%) Legal
5 3 (4.35%) Advertising
5 3 (4.35%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.90%) General Ledger
6 2 (2.90%) Retail
7 1 (1.45%) Billing
7 1 (1.45%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.45%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.59%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (5.80%) Derivative
5 3 (4.35%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.90%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.90%) OTC Derivatives
7 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.45%) EPoS
7 1 (1.45%) Fintech
7 1 (1.45%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.45%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.45%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.49%) Windows
2 6 (8.70%) Linux
2 6 (8.70%) Windows 7
3 4 (5.80%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (15.94%) Business Analysis
3 8 (11.59%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (10.14%) Project Planning
5 6 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (8.70%) Business Continuity
5 6 (8.70%) Change Management
6 4 (5.80%) Analytics
6 4 (5.80%) Asset Management
6 4 (5.80%) Project Management
6 4 (5.80%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (4.35%) BPR
7 3 (4.35%) Business Process Mapping
7 3 (4.35%) Data Analytics
7 3 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (4.35%) Electronic Trading
7 3 (4.35%) ERP
7 3 (4.35%) Migration
7 3 (4.35%) Presales
7 3 (4.35%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.49%) SQL
2 6 (8.70%) PowerShell
2 6 (8.70%) T-SQL
2 6 (8.70%) VBScript
3 2 (2.90%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (5.80%) Degree
2 3 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.90%) ACCA
3 2 (2.90%) CIMA
3 2 (2.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) MiFID
2 2 (2.90%) FINREP
2 2 (2.90%) IFRS
2 2 (2.90%) IFRS 9
3 1 (1.45%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (1.45%) EMIR
3 1 (1.45%) FATCA
System Software
1 5 (7.25%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.90%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (8.70%) Control-M
2 1 (1.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (17.39%) Oracle
2 9 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.25%) HP
4 3 (4.35%) IBM
4 3 (4.35%) JD Edwards
5 2 (2.90%) Hyperion
5 2 (2.90%) IBM Sterling
6 1 (1.45%) Adobe
6 1 (1.45%) Concur
6 1 (1.45%) FNZ
6 1 (1.45%) Murex
6 1 (1.45%) Remedy
6 1 (1.45%) Salesforce.com