The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Implementation Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Implementation Specialist
Rank 412 431 426
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -5
Contract jobs requiring an Implementation Specialist 22 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.099% 0.008% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.009% 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 2 4
Median daily rate £475 £320 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.43% -8.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £196 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £444 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £33.87 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - -
Implementation Specialist
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
21038 22323 22486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.03% 94.76% 95.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 15053 15655 15400
Median daily rate £450 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 226 367 417
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.82 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.15 £52.17 £41.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Implementation Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Implementation Specialist in the job title.

Implementation Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in London

Implementation Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Implementation Specialist Daily Rate Trend in London

Implementation Specialist
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Implementation Specialist across the London region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Implementation Specialist Daily Rate Histogram in London

Implementation Specialist
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Implementation Specialist Hourly Rate Trend in London

Implementation Specialist
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Implementation Specialist within the London region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 9 £575 - 1
Harrow - 1 £322 -
Implementation Specialist
England

Implementation Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, Implementation Specialist contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Implementation Specialist in the job title.

1 15 (44.12%) Change Management
2 14 (41.18%) ITIL
3 12 (35.29%) Finance
4 11 (32.35%) HTML
4 11 (32.35%) JavaScript
5 10 (29.41%) SQL
5 10 (29.41%) Active Directory
5 10 (29.41%) ITSM
5 10 (29.41%) Service Management
5 10 (29.41%) Software Engineering
5 10 (29.41%) ITIL V3
6 9 (26.47%) Degree
6 9 (26.47%) Hedge funds
6 9 (26.47%) Incident Management
6 9 (26.47%) Ajax
6 9 (26.47%) Problem Management
6 9 (26.47%) CMMI
6 9 (26.47%) Financial Institution
6 9 (26.47%) Shell Script
6 9 (26.47%) Configuration Management
6 9 (26.47%) Project Management
6 9 (26.47%) Programme Management
6 9 (26.47%) PMP
6 9 (26.47%) PMI Certification
6 9 (26.47%) LDAP
6 9 (26.47%) HTTP
6 9 (26.47%) Perl
6 9 (26.47%) Unix
6 9 (26.47%) CSS
6 9 (26.47%) XML

Implementation Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 4 (11.76%) Apache
2 1 (2.94%) Confluence
2 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (26.47%) HTTP
1 9 (26.47%) LDAP
2 4 (11.76%) Firewall
2 4 (11.76%) SAN
2 4 (11.76%) SSL
3 2 (5.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) DB2
2 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 12 (35.29%) Finance
2 9 (26.47%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.94%) Advertising
3 1 (2.94%) Law
3 1 (2.94%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (32.35%) HTML
2 9 (26.47%) Ajax
2 9 (26.47%) CSS
2 9 (26.47%) XML
3 2 (5.88%) .NET
4 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.94%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (2.94%) HTML5
4 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Hedge funds
2 4 (11.76%) iSeries
3 2 (5.88%) CMDB
4 1 (2.94%) AS400
4 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) NHS
4 1 (2.94%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) Unix
2 6 (17.65%) Linux
3 4 (11.76%) Apple iOS
3 4 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.88%) Windows
5 1 (2.94%) CentOS
5 1 (2.94%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Change Management
2 14 (41.18%) ITIL
3 10 (29.41%) ITIL V3
3 10 (29.41%) ITSM
3 10 (29.41%) Service Management
3 10 (29.41%) Software Engineering
4 9 (26.47%) CMMI
4 9 (26.47%) Configuration Management
4 9 (26.47%) Incident Management
4 9 (26.47%) Problem Management
4 9 (26.47%) Programme Management
4 9 (26.47%) Project Management
5 3 (8.82%) CRM
5 3 (8.82%) SDLC
6 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.88%) Migration
6 2 (5.88%) Operations Management
6 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (2.94%) Data Management
7 1 (2.94%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (32.35%) JavaScript
2 10 (29.41%) SQL
3 9 (26.47%) Perl
3 9 (26.47%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.94%) C#
4 1 (2.94%) Groovy
4 1 (2.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) Degree
1 9 (26.47%) PMI Certification
1 9 (26.47%) PMP
2 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) BitLocker
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.94%) XenApp
2 1 (2.94%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) Puppet
2 1 (2.94%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.94%) SCCM
2 1 (2.94%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) VMware
2 5 (14.71%) BMC
2 5 (14.71%) Cisco
2 5 (14.71%) Remedy
3 4 (11.76%) EMC
3 4 (11.76%) Red Hat
4 3 (8.82%) IBM
5 2 (5.88%) InterSystems
5 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.88%) TOWER Software
6 1 (2.94%) AppSense
6 1 (2.94%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.94%) Citrix
6 1 (2.94%) Cognos
6 1 (2.94%) DoubleClick
6 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.94%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.94%) Symantec