The first table below looks at the demand for the Implementation Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Implementation Specialist
Rank 544 528 542
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +14
Contract jobs requiring an Implementation Specialist 9 21 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.018% 0.045% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.049% 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 12
Average daily rate
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£285 £325 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.30% -5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £227 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £450 £623
UK excluding London average daily rate £235 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
-27.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45626 43161 49005
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.44% 92.60% 92.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 28137 25930 28012
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1836 1961 2542
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -8.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Implementation Specialist
UK

Implementation Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Implementation Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in England

Implementation Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Implementation Specialist Daily Rate Trend in England

Implementation Specialist
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Implementation Specialist across the England region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Implementation Specialist Daily Rate Histogram in England

Implementation Specialist
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Implementation Specialist Hourly Rate Trend in England

Implementation Specialist
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 Specialist within the England region over the 3 months to 1 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 +5 6 £401 +70.42% 2
South West -29 3 £235 -21.66% 1
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -
North West - - - -
South East - - - - 1
Implementation Specialist
UK

Implementation Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Implementation Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 8 (32.00%) NHS
2 7 (28.00%) Windows
2 7 (28.00%) Migration
3 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.00%) Dell
4 3 (12.00%) Blackberry
4 3 (12.00%) Firewall
4 3 (12.00%) BT
4 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (12.00%) .NET
4 3 (12.00%) ITIL
4 3 (12.00%) Wireshark
5 2 (8.00%) VBScript
5 2 (8.00%) SCCM
5 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (8.00%) IIS
5 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (4.00%) Thin Client
6 1 (4.00%) Citrix
6 1 (4.00%) JD Edwards
6 1 (4.00%) Wyse
6 1 (4.00%) Finance
6 1 (4.00%) Project Management
6 1 (4.00%) Change Management
6 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
6 1 (4.00%) SAP

Implementation Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Implementation Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (4.00%) SiteCatalyst
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) Firewall
1 3 (12.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (4.00%) VPN
2 1 (4.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) NHS
2 3 (12.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.00%) Solaris
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Migration
2 3 (12.00%) ITIL
3 1 (4.00%) Project Management
3 1 (4.00%) Change Management
3 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (4.00%) ERP
3 1 (4.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (4.00%) Logistics
3 1 (4.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (4.00%) Change Control
3 1 (4.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (4.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) VBScript
1 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.00%) Java
2 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (4.00%) XenApp
2 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (4.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) Dell
2 3 (12.00%) BT
3 1 (4.00%) Citrix
3 1 (4.00%) JD Edwards
3 1 (4.00%) Wyse
3 1 (4.00%) SAP
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) Northgate
3 1 (4.00%) Omniture
3 1 (4.00%) DoubleClick
3 1 (4.00%) AppSense
3 1 (4.00%) Kronos
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Timothy James Consulting Ltd
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £260 - £300 per day
Posted: 21 days ago