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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Implementation Engineer
Rank 379 388 385
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Implementation Engineer 32 17 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.082% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.086% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 13
Average daily rate £325 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £220 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £450 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £329 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.15% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 £50.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +37.93%
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
20026 19682 20464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.69% 94.48% 94.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 14194 13942 13897
Average daily rate £450 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 315 337 393
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £37.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 5 February 2016.

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
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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
City of London +36 1 £300 -25.00%
Croydon - 1 £425 -
Implementation Engineer
England

Implementation Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 30 (50.85%) Unix
2 29 (49.15%) C++
3 23 (38.98%) Migration
4 19 (32.20%) Windows
5 18 (30.51%) Linux
5 18 (30.51%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (28.81%) Systems Analysis
7 15 (25.42%) Oracle
7 15 (25.42%) SQL Server
7 15 (25.42%) MS Project
8 14 (23.73%) VC++
8 14 (23.73%) Security Cleared
9 13 (22.03%) MySQL
10 12 (20.34%) SQL
10 12 (20.34%) SC Cleared
11 11 (18.64%) Integration Testing
11 11 (18.64%) Performance Tuning
11 11 (18.64%) Perl
11 11 (18.64%) C
11 11 (18.64%) C#
11 11 (18.64%) Python
11 11 (18.64%) Shell Script
11 11 (18.64%) Biometrics
12 8 (13.56%) Cisco
13 7 (11.86%) DNS
13 7 (11.86%) LAN
13 7 (11.86%) Windows Server
14 6 (10.17%) Cisco Certification
14 6 (10.17%) Finance
15 5 (8.47%) Lync

Implementation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (8.47%) Lync
2 4 (6.78%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.39%) IIS
3 2 (3.39%) Office Communications Server
3 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (25.42%) MS Project
2 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) Office 365
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.69%) AWS CloudTrail
2 1 (1.69%) IaaS
2 1 (1.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.86%) DNS
1 7 (11.86%) LAN
2 5 (8.47%) DHCP
2 5 (8.47%) WAN
3 4 (6.78%) VPN
4 3 (5.08%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (5.08%) DMVPN
4 3 (5.08%) EIGRP
4 3 (5.08%) Firewall
4 3 (5.08%) FTP
4 3 (5.08%) HTTP
4 3 (5.08%) ICMP
4 3 (5.08%) NNTP
4 3 (5.08%) POP3
4 3 (5.08%) SMTP
4 3 (5.08%) SNMP
4 3 (5.08%) SSH
4 3 (5.08%) Wireless
5 2 (3.39%) Multicast
5 2 (3.39%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.42%) SQL Server
2 13 (22.03%) MySQL
General
1 6 (10.17%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.69%) Banking
3 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 18 (30.51%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (18.64%) Biometrics
3 3 (5.08%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.39%) Clustering
5 1 (1.69%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 30 (50.85%) Unix
2 19 (32.20%) Windows
3 18 (30.51%) Linux
4 7 (11.86%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.69%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.98%) Migration
2 17 (28.81%) Systems Analysis
3 11 (18.64%) Integration Testing
3 11 (18.64%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (8.47%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 5 (8.47%) ITIL
5 2 (3.39%) Business Continuity
5 2 (3.39%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.39%) ERP
5 2 (3.39%) Load Balancing
5 2 (3.39%) Network Design
5 2 (3.39%) Presales
6 1 (1.69%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (1.69%) Data Migration
6 1 (1.69%) High Availability
6 1 (1.69%) Load Testing
6 1 (1.69%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (1.69%) Process Management
6 1 (1.69%) Programme Management
6 1 (1.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 29 (49.15%) C++
2 14 (23.73%) VC++
3 12 (20.34%) SQL
4 11 (18.64%) C
4 11 (18.64%) C#
4 11 (18.64%) Perl
4 11 (18.64%) Python
4 11 (18.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (23.73%) Security Cleared
2 12 (20.34%) SC Cleared
3 6 (10.17%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (8.47%) CCNP
5 2 (3.39%) CCIE
6 1 (1.69%) CCNA
6 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.39%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.39%) vSphere
2 2 (3.39%) XenApp
2 2 (3.39%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.69%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (6.78%) Nagios
2 2 (3.39%) SCCM
3 1 (1.69%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (25.42%) Oracle
2 8 (13.56%) Cisco
3 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.78%) F5
5 3 (5.08%) Aruba
5 3 (5.08%) VMware
6 2 (3.39%) AppSense
6 2 (3.39%) CheckPoint
6 2 (3.39%) Citrix
6 2 (3.39%) Juniper
7 1 (1.69%) Fortinet
7 1 (1.69%) Infoblox
7 1 (1.69%) MobileIron
7 1 (1.69%) NetApp
7 1 (1.69%) Splunk
7 1 (1.69%) Websense