The table below looks at the statistics for the Implementation Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Implementation Specialist
Rank 402 411 388
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -23
Contract jobs requiring an Implementation Specialist 6 4 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.028% 0.019% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.020% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 12
Average daily rate £500 - £343
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 - £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 - £645
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £600 £387
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +55.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
20052 20041 20862
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.68% 94.50% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 14187 14178 14151
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 309 344 401
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 £13.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.70 £37.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Implementation Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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 12 February 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 (40.00%) Project Management
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (25.00%) Migration
3 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (20.00%) Analytics
4 4 (20.00%) Degree
5 3 (15.00%) Data Integration
5 3 (15.00%) Mason
5 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (15.00%) SDLC
5 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (15.00%) ITIL
5 3 (15.00%) Windows
5 3 (15.00%) Linux
6 2 (10.00%) Marketing
6 2 (10.00%) SSH
6 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Tandem
6 2 (10.00%) CIMA
6 2 (10.00%) Advertising
6 2 (10.00%) ACCA
6 2 (10.00%) Information Security
6 2 (10.00%) SAP
6 2 (10.00%) C
6 2 (10.00%) CRM
6 2 (10.00%) ERP
6 2 (10.00%) Unix

Implementation Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (5.00%) LatentZero
1 1 (5.00%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
1 1 (5.00%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) FTP
1 2 (10.00%) SSH
2 1 (5.00%) DHCP
2 1 (5.00%) DNS
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Big Data
1 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Advertising
2 2 (10.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Mason
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) JMS
2 1 (5.00%) REST
2 1 (5.00%) SOAP
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (10.00%) FMCG
3 2 (10.00%) Tandem
4 1 (5.00%) CMDB
4 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (5.00%) Fixed Income
4 1 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
1 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (10.00%) Unix
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Project Management
2 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) Migration
3 4 (20.00%) Analytics
3 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.00%) ITIL
4 3 (15.00%) SDLC
4 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (10.00%) CRM
5 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Data Mapping
5 2 (10.00%) Data Transformation
5 2 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (10.00%) E-Discovery
5 2 (10.00%) ERP
5 2 (10.00%) Information Security
5 2 (10.00%) Procure-to-pay
5 2 (10.00%) Ticket Management
6 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) C
2 1 (5.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) ACCA
2 2 (10.00%) CIMA
3 1 (5.00%) MCSA
3 1 (5.00%) MCSE
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.00%) Eze Castle Integration
2 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow