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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Implementation Specialist
England / London
Rank 388 408 405
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Implementation Specialist 7 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.037% 0.023% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.025% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
Median daily rate £350 £438 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £300
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
18033 20348 20215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.74% 95.12% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 12895 14394 14249
Median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 249 312 339
Median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -8.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.25 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017. 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 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 - 1 £675 -
Implementation Specialist
England

Implementation Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) EMC
2 5 (41.67%) Enterprise Storage
2 5 (41.67%) EMC VNX
3 4 (33.33%) EMC VMAX
3 4 (33.33%) EMC VPLEX
3 4 (33.33%) VMware
3 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (33.33%) Apache
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco
3 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 3 (25.00%) SSL
4 3 (25.00%) Puppet
5 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 2 (16.67%) Windows
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (8.33%) Firewall
6 1 (8.33%) Front Office
6 1 (8.33%) Finance
6 1 (8.33%) Validation
6 1 (8.33%) Migration
6 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
6 1 (8.33%) DNS
6 1 (8.33%) OO
6 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (8.33%) SQL
6 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (8.33%) IIS
6 1 (8.33%) Unix
6 1 (8.33%) WebSphere

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 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) IaaS
1 1 (8.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) SSL
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Front Office
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) EMC VNX
1 5 (41.67%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (33.33%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (8.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (8.33%) Unix
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (8.33%) Build Automation
1 1 (8.33%) Migration
1 1 (8.33%) Network Architecture
1 1 (8.33%) OO
1 1 (8.33%) Operations Management
1 1 (8.33%) Server Building
1 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) EMC VPLEX
2 3 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) EMC
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 4 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft