The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Scotland 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 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Implementation Specialist
UK / Scotland
Rank 100 129 -
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -
Contract jobs requiring an Implementation Specialist 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.18% 0.038% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.041% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £600
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Scotland 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
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1594 2468 2515
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 95.68% 93.34% 95.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 888 1331 1342
Median daily rate £363 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £240 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 36 49
Median hourly rate £17.32 £19.26 £16.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.07% +19.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.60 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £43.35 £36.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

Implementation Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Implementation Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Implementation Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Implementation Specialist Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Implementation Specialist
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 January 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
Edinburgh - 2 - -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Implementation Specialist
UK

Implementation Specialist Skill Set
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 Scotland region featuring Implementation Specialist in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 2 (50.00%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (25.00%) Skype
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications

Implementation Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Skype
1 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 2 (50.00%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Procure-to-Pay
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft