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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Implementation Specialist
Rank 426 429 412
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -17
Contract jobs requiring an Implementation Specialist 2 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.045% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.047% 0.027%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 2
Median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £550
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
20323 21334 22277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.65% 95.02% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 14518 15094 16060
Median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 295 337 436
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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
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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 8 (47.06%) Linux
1 8 (47.06%) EMC
2 7 (41.18%) SSL
2 7 (41.18%) Cisco
2 7 (41.18%) Red Hat
2 7 (41.18%) Apache
2 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
2 7 (41.18%) VMware
2 7 (41.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (41.18%) Puppet
3 6 (35.29%) HTML
4 5 (29.41%) SQL
4 5 (29.41%) Finance
4 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
5 4 (23.53%) ITIL V3
5 4 (23.53%) Process Improvement
5 4 (23.53%) Programme Management
5 4 (23.53%) Ajax
5 4 (23.53%) Hedge funds
5 4 (23.53%) Incident Management
5 4 (23.53%) Degree
5 4 (23.53%) Problem Management
5 4 (23.53%) Perl
5 4 (23.53%) CSS
5 4 (23.53%) XML
5 4 (23.53%) ITIL
5 4 (23.53%) Unix
5 4 (23.53%) Shell Script
5 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
5 4 (23.53%) Project Management

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 7 (41.18%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) Confluence
2 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) IaaS
1 1 (5.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) SSL
2 4 (23.53%) HTTP
2 4 (23.53%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.88%) Advertising
3 1 (5.88%) Law
3 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) HTML
2 4 (23.53%) Ajax
2 4 (23.53%) CSS
2 4 (23.53%) XML
3 2 (11.76%) .NET
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.88%) HTML5
4 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Hedge funds
2 1 (5.88%) EMC VMAX
2 1 (5.88%) EMC VNX
2 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Linux
2 7 (41.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (23.53%) Unix
4 1 (5.88%) CentOS
4 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
2 4 (23.53%) Change Management
2 4 (23.53%) CMMI
2 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
2 4 (23.53%) Incident Management
2 4 (23.53%) ITIL
2 4 (23.53%) ITIL V3
2 4 (23.53%) ITSM
2 4 (23.53%) Problem Management
2 4 (23.53%) Process Improvement
2 4 (23.53%) Programme Management
2 4 (23.53%) Project Management
2 4 (23.53%) Service Management
3 3 (17.65%) Migration
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) CRM
5 1 (5.88%) Data Management
5 1 (5.88%) OO
5 1 (5.88%) Scrum
5 1 (5.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
2 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 4 (23.53%) Perl
3 4 (23.53%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.88%) C#
4 1 (5.88%) Groovy
4 1 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
1 4 (23.53%) PMI Certification
1 4 (23.53%) PMP
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) Puppet
2 1 (5.88%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) EMC
2 7 (41.18%) Cisco
2 7 (41.18%) Red Hat
2 7 (41.18%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) Atlassian
3 1 (5.88%) Cognos
3 1 (5.88%) DoubleClick
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft