The median contractor rate for a Implementation Manager was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Implementation Manager
UK
Rank 446 435 425
Rank change year-on-year -11 -10  
Contract jobs requiring an Implementation Manager 147 215 203
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.32% 0.40% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.42% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 150 117
Median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +2.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £410 £425
% change year-on-year +3.65% -3.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £32.50 £26.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +21.13%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £26.83

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 42948 50649 50145
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.81% 95.19% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 27820 32762 30258
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1510 1586 1994
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

Implementation Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Implementation Manager in the UK

Implementation Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Implementation Manager in the UK

Implementation Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Implementation Manager over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Implementation Manager in the UK

Implementation Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Implementation Manager in the UK

Implementation Manager
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 25 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
England -32 138 £465 +3.33% 13
London 0 66 £500 -1.96% 4
South East +4 16 £425 -1.16% 2
West Midlands +13 11 £356 -9.81%
East Midlands +1 11 £333 +10.83% 1
City of London -8 10 £500 -0.24% 2
Yorkshire +18 9 £450 - 3
East of England +2 8 £400 +1.26% 2
West Yorkshire +10 7 £450 - 2
Scotland +21 6 £625 +35.86%
North West +18 6 £375 - 1
Hampshire +9 6 £438 +17.44% 1
South West -19 5 £500 +21.95%
Cambridgeshire +11 4 £325 -13.33% 1
Glasgow +4 4 £550 +69.23%
Wakefield +3 4 £450 +33.33%
Northamptonshire -1 4 - -
Nottinghamshire - 4 £463 -
Cheshire - 4 £375 - 1
North East - 4 £360 -
Walsall - 4 £294 -
Nottingham - 4 £463 -
Cambridge - 4 £325 - 1
Berkshire +20 3 £475 -2.56%
Hertfordshire +5 3 £500 +19.04%
Wiltshire +3 3 £500 -
Buckinghamshire -9 3 £363 -15.94%
Milton Keynes - 3 £363 -
Chester - 3 £375 - 1
Coventry - 3 £356 -

Implementation Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, Implementation Manager 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 Manager in the job title.

1 105 (36.84%) Project Management
2 94 (32.98%) Finance
3 63 (22.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 43 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (14.74%) Change Management
6 39 (13.68%) PRINCE2
7 35 (12.28%) ERP
8 32 (11.23%) Banking
9 26 (9.12%) SAP
10 24 (8.42%) CRM
11 23 (8.07%) Microsoft
11 23 (8.07%) MS Excel
12 19 (6.67%) Oracle
13 18 (6.32%) Law
13 18 (6.32%) Migration
13 18 (6.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 16 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
14 16 (5.61%) PMO
15 15 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
15 15 (5.26%) JIRA
15 15 (5.26%) Legal
15 15 (5.26%) SharePoint
16 14 (4.91%) MS Visio
16 14 (4.91%) Telecoms
17 13 (4.56%) MS PowerPoint
17 13 (4.56%) MS Office
18 12 (4.21%) MS Project
18 12 (4.21%) Workflow
18 12 (4.21%) Retail
19 11 (3.86%) Waterfall

Implementation Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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 15 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.75%) CMS
3 2 (0.70%) Confluence
3 2 (0.70%) Documentum
4 1 (0.35%) FileNet
4 1 (0.35%) IIS
4 1 (0.35%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.35%) SAP EP
Applications
1 23 (8.07%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.91%) MS Visio
3 13 (4.56%) MS Office
3 13 (4.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (4.21%) MS Project
5 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (2.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 5 (1.75%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (1.40%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (1.40%) Oracle ERP
3 4 (1.40%) Unit4 Business World
4 3 (1.05%) SAP FS
5 2 (0.70%) HFM
5 2 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.70%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.70%) Sprinklr
6 1 (0.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.35%) Misys Equation
6 1 (0.35%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle ASCP
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.35%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.35%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.35%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.46%) Office 365
2 4 (1.40%) SaaS
2 4 (1.40%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.35%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.35%) FinancialForce.com
4 1 (0.35%) IaaS
4 1 (0.35%) PaaS
4 1 (0.35%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.81%) Intranet
2 7 (2.46%) VoIP
3 3 (1.05%) Wireless
4 1 (0.35%) 4G
4 1 (0.35%) Firewall
4 1 (0.35%) Internet
4 1 (0.35%) LAN
4 1 (0.35%) Softphone
4 1 (0.35%) VPN
4 1 (0.35%) WAN
4 1 (0.35%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.35%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.05%) EDRMS
3 3 (1.05%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (0.70%) GIS
4 2 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (0.70%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.35%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 15 (5.26%) JIRA
2 7 (2.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.05%) GoCD
3 3 (1.05%) PowerBuilder
4 1 (0.35%) HP UFT
General
1 94 (32.98%) Finance
2 32 (11.23%) Banking
3 18 (6.32%) Law
4 15 (5.26%) Legal
5 14 (4.91%) Telecoms
6 12 (4.21%) Retail
7 8 (2.81%) Manufacturing
7 8 (2.81%) Marketing
8 6 (2.11%) Billing
9 5 (1.75%) Advertising
10 3 (1.05%) Back Office
10 3 (1.05%) International Banking
11 2 (0.70%) Electronics
11 2 (0.70%) French Language
11 2 (0.70%) Front Office
11 2 (0.70%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.70%) Local Government
11 2 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.35%) Automotive
12 1 (0.35%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.11%) Middleware
2 4 (1.40%) .NET
3 2 (0.70%) .NET Framework
3 2 (0.70%) EDIFACT
3 2 (0.70%) Web Services
3 2 (0.70%) XML
4 1 (0.35%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.35%) RESTful
4 1 (0.35%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.35%) SAP PI
4 1 (0.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.86%) Management Information System
3 10 (3.51%) Data Centre
4 5 (1.75%) FMCG
4 5 (1.75%) PMI
5 4 (1.40%) IVR
5 4 (1.40%) NHS
6 3 (1.05%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.05%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.05%) Social Media
7 2 (0.70%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.70%) EPoS
7 2 (0.70%) Fintech
7 2 (0.70%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.70%) Online Banking
7 2 (0.70%) SWIFT
7 2 (0.70%) User Experience
8 1 (0.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.35%) Robotics
8 1 (0.35%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.16%) Unix
1 9 (3.16%) Windows
2 4 (1.40%) Linux
2 4 (1.40%) Windows 7
3 2 (0.70%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.35%) Android
4 1 (0.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (36.84%) Project Management
2 63 (22.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 43 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (14.74%) Change Management
5 39 (13.68%) PRINCE2
6 35 (12.28%) ERP
7 24 (8.42%) CRM
8 18 (6.32%) Migration
8 18 (6.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 15 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
10 12 (4.21%) Workflow
11 11 (3.86%) Practice Management
11 11 (3.86%) Programme Management
11 11 (3.86%) Waterfall
12 10 (3.51%) Business Transformation
13 8 (2.81%) Business Intelligence
14 7 (2.46%) ITIL
14 7 (2.46%) People Management
14 7 (2.46%) PRINCE
14 7 (2.46%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (2.46%) SQL
2 5 (1.75%) Java
3 1 (0.35%) Apple Swift
3 1 (0.35%) C
3 1 (0.35%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.35%) Objective-C
3 1 (0.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (3.16%) PMP
1 9 (3.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 8 (2.81%) PMI Certification
3 5 (1.75%) Degree
4 4 (1.40%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.40%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.05%) APMP
6 2 (0.70%) ISEB
7 1 (0.35%) ACCA
7 1 (0.35%) CAPM
7 1 (0.35%) CCNA
7 1 (0.35%) CIMA
7 1 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.35%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.35%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.35%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.35%) MBA
7 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.61%) PMO
2 7 (2.46%) QA
3 3 (1.05%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.05%) MiFID
4 2 (0.70%) GDPR
4 2 (0.70%) ISAE 3402
4 2 (0.70%) SEPA
5 1 (0.35%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.35%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.35%) EMIR
5 1 (0.35%) GMP
5 1 (0.35%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.35%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.35%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.05%) Puppet
2 2 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (9.12%) SAP
2 23 (8.07%) Microsoft
3 19 (6.67%) Oracle
4 6 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (1.40%) ServiceNow
6 3 (1.05%) Cognos
6 3 (1.05%) Guidewire
7 2 (0.70%) BMC
7 2 (0.70%) Cisco
7 2 (0.70%) HP
7 2 (0.70%) IBM
7 2 (0.70%) IFS
7 2 (0.70%) Infor
7 2 (0.70%) LANDesk
7 2 (0.70%) Northgate
7 2 (0.70%) Planview
7 2 (0.70%) Remedy
7 2 (0.70%) Sage
7 2 (0.70%) Tableau
8 1 (0.35%) LabVantage
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