Period
to 18 February 2018

The median contractor rate for an Implementation Manager was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 18 February 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 172 182 154
Rank change year-on-year +10 -28 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Implementation Manager 16 13 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.34% 0.25% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.26% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 22
West Midlands median daily rate £500 £419 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.40% - -1.47%
10th Percentile £400 £341 £257
90th Percentile £543 £511 £575
England median daily rate £475 £480 £450
% change year-on-year -1.04% +6.67% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England 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 the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Contract vacancies in the West Midlands with a recognized job title 4,475 4,992 4,850
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.07% 94.65% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,787 3,020 2,712
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £213 £225 £225
90th Percentile £550 £538 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 223 202
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.50 £16.75 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.45% +4.69% +0.95%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.75 £10.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £39.75 £36.20
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year +1.08% - +12.12%

Implementation Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Implementation Manager in the West Midlands

Implementation Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Implementation Manager in the West Midlands

Implementation Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Implementation Manager in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Implementation Manager in the West Midlands

Implementation Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Implementation Manager in the West Midlands

Implementation Manager
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 February 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
Birmingham 0 5 £410 -
Solihull +13 4 - -
Worcestershire +4 2 £525 +31.25%
Wolverhampton - 1 £500 -
Warwickshire - 1 £475 -
Implementation Manager
England

Implementation Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 West Midlands region featuring Implementation Manager in the job title.

1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (18.75%) LAN
2 3 (18.75%) WAN
2 3 (18.75%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) iTrent
3 2 (12.50%) Office 365
3 2 (12.50%) Skype
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Kronos
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (12.50%) SAP
3 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 2 (12.50%) Windows
3 2 (12.50%) ERP
3 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 2 (12.50%) Juniper
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.25%) SAN
4 1 (6.25%) Legal
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Maximo
4 1 (6.25%) SOA
4 1 (6.25%) Linux
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce

Implementation Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (6.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) iTrent
2 1 (6.25%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) LAN
1 3 (18.75%) WAN
2 2 (12.50%) Skype
2 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Clusterpoint
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Unix
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Project Management
1 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (12.50%) ERP
2 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 1 (6.25%) CAFM
3 1 (6.25%) Coaching
3 1 (6.25%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
3 1 (6.25%) Matrix Management
3 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.25%) Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
3 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.25%) SOA
3 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (6.25%) Supplier Management
3 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
3 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) DBS Check
1 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
1 1 (6.25%) PMP
1 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco
1 2 (12.50%) Juniper
1 2 (12.50%) Kronos
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle
1 2 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) IBM
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft