The table below looks at the statistics for the Implementation Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Implementation Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Implementation Engineer
Rank 532 496 521
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +25
Contract jobs requiring an Implementation Engineer 51 61 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.13% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.14% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 34 16
Average daily rate
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£328 £300 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.16% -16.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £172 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £361 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £293 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £142.50 £36.50 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+290.41% +23.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £136.50 £31.70 £27.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £148.50 £41.30 £31.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
- +23.72%
Implementation Engineer
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47122 45147 49346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.47% 92.76% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 29091 27426 28362
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1866 1971 2486
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.96 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

Implementation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Implementation Engineer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Implementation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Implementation Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Implementation Engineer across the England region.

Implementation Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

Implementation Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Implementation Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Implementation Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Implementation Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Implementation Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Implementation Engineer
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Implementation Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Implementation Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Implementation Engineer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Implementation Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +16 24 £350 +13.82% 4
West Midlands -23 8 £330 +41.17% 1
South East -5 5 £247 +146.23% 4
South West -29 5 £242 -
East Midlands +5 4 £293 -30.76% 1
East of England - 3 £388 -
North West -2 2 £429 +32.07%
North East - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Implementation Engineer
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Implementation Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Implementation Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Implementation Engineer in their job title.

1 32 (31.68%) Cisco
1 32 (31.68%) Firewall
2 28 (27.72%) Windows
3 24 (23.76%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (21.78%) Juniper
5 21 (20.79%) Security Cleared
6 20 (19.80%) SC Cleared
6 20 (19.80%) Finance
7 17 (16.83%) Migration
7 17 (16.83%) VMware
8 16 (15.84%) CCNP
8 16 (15.84%) CCNA
9 15 (14.85%) Telecoms
10 14 (13.86%) Microsoft
11 13 (12.87%) VPN
12 12 (11.88%) Active Directory
12 12 (11.88%) Linux
12 12 (11.88%) MPLS
13 11 (10.89%) Network Security
14 9 (8.91%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (8.91%) Network Design
14 9 (8.91%) WAN
14 9 (8.91%) MS Exchange
15 8 (7.92%) Citrix
15 8 (7.92%) SQL
15 8 (7.92%) SQL Server
15 8 (7.92%) BGP
15 8 (7.92%) CheckPoint
15 8 (7.92%) VMware Infrastructure
15 8 (7.92%) F5

Implementation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Implementation Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Implementation Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (8.91%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.94%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.94%) CMS
2 6 (5.94%) Lync
3 3 (2.97%) IIS
4 2 (1.98%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.99%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.99%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (6.93%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.97%) MS Office
3 2 (1.98%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.99%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.95%) Office 365
2 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.97%) SaaS
3 3 (2.97%) PaaS
3 3 (2.97%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (31.68%) Firewall
2 13 (12.87%) VPN
3 12 (11.88%) MPLS
4 11 (10.89%) Network Security
5 9 (8.91%) WAN
6 8 (7.92%) BGP
7 7 (6.93%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (6.93%) VLAN
7 7 (6.93%) LAN
8 6 (5.94%) Internet
9 5 (4.95%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (4.95%) BIG-IP
9 5 (4.95%) OSPF
9 5 (4.95%) VoIP
9 5 (4.95%) DNS
9 5 (4.95%) TCP/IP
10 4 (3.96%) Junos
11 3 (2.97%) Multicast
11 3 (2.97%) BT 21CN
11 3 (2.97%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.92%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.95%) Relational Database
2 5 (4.95%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.99%) MySQL
3 1 (0.99%) DTS
Development Applications
1 7 (6.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.97%) MSBuild
2 3 (2.97%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.99%) Wise Package Studio
3 1 (0.99%) MSI
3 1 (0.99%) AdminStudio
General
1 20 (19.80%) Finance
2 15 (14.85%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.96%) Banking
4 2 (1.98%) Retail
5 1 (0.99%) German Language
5 1 (0.99%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.99%) Electronics
5 1 (0.99%) Games
5 1 (0.99%) Advertising
5 1 (0.99%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.96%) .NET
2 1 (0.99%) Ajax
2 1 (0.99%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.96%) Mobile App
2 3 (2.97%) Computer Science
2 3 (2.97%) Clustering
2 3 (2.97%) EPoS
3 2 (1.98%) NHS
3 2 (1.98%) Replication
4 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.99%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (0.99%) Firmware
4 1 (0.99%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 28 (27.72%) Windows
2 12 (11.88%) Linux
3 6 (5.94%) Solaris
3 6 (5.94%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.98%) UNIX
5 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.98%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.99%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.99%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.99%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.99%) Windows NT
6 1 (0.99%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (16.83%) Migration
2 9 (8.91%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (8.91%) Network Design
3 7 (6.93%) ITIL
4 6 (5.94%) Network Architecture
5 5 (4.95%) Load Balancing
5 5 (4.95%) Service Delivery
6 4 (3.96%) Change Management
6 4 (3.96%) Time Management
7 3 (2.97%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (2.97%) Network Management
7 3 (2.97%) Software Distribution
7 3 (2.97%) Project Management
7 3 (2.97%) DNA
8 2 (1.98%) Service Management
8 2 (1.98%) Test Automation
8 2 (1.98%) Problem Management
8 2 (1.98%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (0.99%) Data Governance
9 1 (0.99%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.92%) SQL
2 7 (6.93%) PowerShell
3 6 (5.94%) C
4 2 (1.98%) Python
4 2 (1.98%) C#
4 2 (1.98%) C++
4 2 (1.98%) Java
4 2 (1.98%) Perl
4 2 (1.98%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.99%) Korn
5 1 (0.99%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.99%) PHP
5 1 (0.99%) VBScript
5 1 (0.99%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (23.76%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (20.79%) Security Cleared
3 20 (19.80%) SC Cleared
4 16 (15.84%) CCNP
4 16 (15.84%) CCNA
5 7 (6.93%) Degree
6 6 (5.94%) JNCIP
7 4 (3.96%) JNCIS
8 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.98%) CCDP
8 2 (1.98%) MCSE
9 1 (0.99%) VCP5
9 1 (0.99%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.99%) JNCIA
9 1 (0.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.99%) MCITP
9 1 (0.99%) CIPD
9 1 (0.99%) CIMA
9 1 (0.99%) CCIE
9 1 (0.99%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.99%) QA
1 1 (0.99%) PCI DSS
1 1 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.99%) BS7799
1 1 (0.99%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (11.88%) Active Directory
2 8 (7.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.94%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.95%) XenApp
4 5 (4.95%) VMware ESX
5 4 (3.96%) vSphere
6 3 (2.97%) XenDesktop
6 3 (2.97%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.98%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (1.98%) XenServer
8 1 (0.99%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.99%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 4 (3.96%) SCCM
2 3 (2.97%) BladeLogic
3 2 (1.98%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (0.99%) SCOM
4 1 (0.99%) WSUS
4 1 (0.99%) AppManager
4 1 (0.99%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 32 (31.68%) Cisco
2 22 (21.78%) Juniper
3 17 (16.83%) VMware
4 14 (13.86%) Microsoft
5 8 (7.92%) Citrix
5 8 (7.92%) CheckPoint
5 8 (7.92%) F5
6 7 (6.93%) Avaya
6 7 (6.93%) Oracle
7 6 (5.94%) Verint
8 5 (4.95%) HP
9 4 (3.96%) NetIQ
9 4 (3.96%) Nokia
9 4 (3.96%) BT
9 4 (3.96%) Blue Coat
10 3 (2.97%) Splunk
10 3 (2.97%) Serena
10 3 (2.97%) Remedy
11 2 (1.98%) NetApp
11 2 (1.98%) Misys