The table below looks at the statistics for the Implementation Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 20 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Implementation Engineer
Rank 387 401 407
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +6
Contract jobs requiring an Implementation Engineer 24 24 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.096% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.10% 0.061%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 9
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£350 £311 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.44% -22.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £275 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £374 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £293 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £142.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
- +23.72%
Implementation Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22045 23287 24756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.54% 92.78% 93.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 14996 15957 16253
Average daily rate £425 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 425 446 630
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.52
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -0.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.98%

Implementation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Implementation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Implementation Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Implementation Engineer Daily Rate Trend in London

Implementation Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Implementation Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Implementation Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Implementation Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Implementation Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Implementation Engineer
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Implementation Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Implementation Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Implementation Engineer
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 20 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
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Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +31 4 £405 +24.61% 3
Implementation Engineer
England

Implementation Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 18 (35.29%) Cisco
2 15 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (29.41%) Juniper
2 15 (29.41%) Firewall
3 14 (27.45%) Windows
4 13 (25.49%) Finance
5 12 (23.53%) Migration
6 11 (21.57%) VPN
7 9 (17.65%) Telecoms
7 9 (17.65%) CCNA
7 9 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (15.69%) VMware
8 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
9 7 (13.73%) CCNP
9 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
9 7 (13.73%) Network Security
9 7 (13.73%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (11.76%) SC Cleared
10 6 (11.76%) Security Cleared
10 6 (11.76%) Oracle
10 6 (11.76%) Active Directory
10 6 (11.76%) BGP
10 6 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (9.80%) Office 365
11 5 (9.80%) Network Architecture
11 5 (9.80%) Relational Database
11 5 (9.80%) MPLS
11 5 (9.80%) C
11 5 (9.80%) RDBMS
11 5 (9.80%) MS Excel

Implementation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 5 (9.80%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.88%) IIS
3 2 (3.92%) Office Communications Server
3 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.92%) Lync
4 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.88%) MS Office
3 1 (1.96%) MS Project
3 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.80%) Office 365
2 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.88%) IaaS
3 3 (5.88%) SaaS
3 3 (5.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (29.41%) Firewall
2 11 (21.57%) VPN
3 7 (13.73%) Network Security
4 6 (11.76%) BGP
4 6 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (9.80%) MPLS
5 5 (9.80%) VLAN
6 4 (7.84%) Internet
7 3 (5.88%) OSPF
7 3 (5.88%) TCP/IP
8 2 (3.92%) NAS
8 2 (3.92%) VPLS
8 2 (3.92%) Wireshark
8 2 (3.92%) Reverse Proxy
8 2 (3.92%) PBX
8 2 (3.92%) WAN
8 2 (3.92%) SSL
8 2 (3.92%) DNS
8 2 (3.92%) LDAP
8 2 (3.92%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.80%) Relational Database
2 5 (9.80%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.96%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.88%) TeamCity
2 3 (5.88%) MSBuild
General
1 13 (25.49%) Finance
2 9 (17.65%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.96%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.96%) German Language
3 1 (1.96%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
3 1 (1.96%) Advertising
3 1 (1.96%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.84%) .NET
2 1 (1.96%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.88%) Clustering
3 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (27.45%) Windows
2 2 (3.92%) Windows 7
2 2 (3.92%) Linux
2 2 (3.92%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (1.96%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.53%) Migration
2 9 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (9.80%) Network Architecture
3 5 (9.80%) Load Balancing
4 4 (7.84%) ITIL
4 4 (7.84%) Service Delivery
5 3 (5.88%) Change Management
5 3 (5.88%) Time Management
6 2 (3.92%) Network Design
6 2 (3.92%) Test Automation
6 2 (3.92%) Problem Management
6 2 (3.92%) Service Management
6 2 (3.92%) Software Distribution
7 1 (1.96%) Automation Testing
7 1 (1.96%) Change Control
7 1 (1.96%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.96%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (1.96%) Build Automation
7 1 (1.96%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (1.96%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.80%) C
1 5 (9.80%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.92%) Bash Shell
2 2 (3.92%) Python
2 2 (3.92%) SQL
2 2 (3.92%) C#
2 2 (3.92%) Java
2 2 (3.92%) Perl
3 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.96%) PHP
3 1 (1.96%) C++
3 1 (1.96%) Korn
Qualifications
1 15 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (17.65%) CCNA
3 7 (13.73%) CCNP
4 6 (11.76%) SC Cleared
4 6 (11.76%) Security Cleared
5 5 (9.80%) Degree
5 5 (9.80%) JNCIP
6 4 (7.84%) JNCIS
7 1 (1.96%) CCDP
7 1 (1.96%) CCIE
7 1 (1.96%) RHCE
7 1 (1.96%) CIMA
7 1 (1.96%) CIPD
7 1 (1.96%) JNCIA
System Software
1 6 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.80%) Hyper-V
2 5 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.84%) VMware ESX
4 3 (5.88%) XenApp
5 2 (3.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) BladeLogic
2 2 (3.92%) SCCM
3 1 (1.96%) AppManager
Vendors
1 18 (35.29%) Cisco
2 15 (29.41%) Juniper
3 8 (15.69%) VMware
3 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
4 6 (11.76%) Oracle
5 4 (7.84%) NetIQ
6 3 (5.88%) Splunk
6 3 (5.88%) HP
6 3 (5.88%) Citrix
6 3 (5.88%) Remedy
6 3 (5.88%) Serena
7 2 (3.92%) Misys
7 2 (3.92%) F5
8 1 (1.96%) Apple
8 1 (1.96%) Avaya
8 1 (1.96%) JBoss
8 1 (1.96%) ProCurve
8 1 (1.96%) Blue Coat