The table below looks at the statistics for the Implementation Engineer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Implementation Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Implementation Engineer
Rank 571 555 538
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -17
Contract jobs requiring an Implementation Engineer 55 50 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.098% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.10% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 19 28
Average daily rate £325 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £264 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Average hourly rate £60.00 £33.25 £36.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.45% -8.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 £50.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +37.93%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48768 48345 46356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.58% 94.48% 94.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 31355 30091 27314
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1699 1902 2042
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.22 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.62% -1.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Implementation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Implementation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Implementation Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Implementation Engineer within the UK.

Implementation Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Implementation Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Implementation Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Implementation Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Implementation Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Implementation Engineer within the UK.

Implementation Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Implementation Engineer
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Implementation Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -3 51 £325 -7.14% 11
London +16 28 £325 -10.34% 3
South East +16 6 £356 - 2
Derbyshire -3 5 £375 -
Derby -4 5 £375 -
East Midlands -6 5 £375 +25.00%
South West 0 4 £438 -12.50% 2
Hampshire - 4 £356 -
Cambridgeshire +10 3 - -
Cambridge -2 3 - -
East of England -2 3 - - 2
West Yorkshire -6 3 £320 -1.53% 1
Yorkshire -11 3 £320 +6.66% 1
Leeds -16 3 £320 -1.53% 1
Berkshire +6 2 - - 1
Scotland -11 2 £235 -
Edinburgh -13 2 £235 -
Bristol - 2 £469 - 1
City of London +44 1 £300 -16.66%
Dorset +5 1 - -
Wiltshire -1 1 £340 -32.00%
West Midlands -14 1 - -
North West -22 1 £285 - 1
Manchester -32 1 £285 - 1
Reading - 1 - -
Swindon - 1 £340 -
Winchester - 1 £375 -
Croydon - 1 £425 -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Bournemouth - 1 - -

Implementation Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Implementation Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 37 (33.04%) Migration
2 35 (31.25%) Unix
2 35 (31.25%) Windows
3 31 (27.68%) Linux
4 29 (25.89%) C++
5 24 (21.43%) Cisco
6 22 (19.64%) SQL
7 21 (18.75%) SQL Server
8 19 (16.96%) Firewall
8 19 (16.96%) Security Cleared
9 18 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
9 18 (16.07%) WAN
9 18 (16.07%) Active Directory
10 17 (15.18%) Oracle
10 17 (15.18%) Network Design
10 17 (15.18%) Systems Analysis
11 16 (14.29%) SC Cleared
12 15 (13.39%) MS Project
12 15 (13.39%) Cisco Certification
13 14 (12.50%) CCNP
13 14 (12.50%) VC++
13 14 (12.50%) LAN
14 13 (11.61%) MySQL
14 13 (11.61%) C
14 13 (11.61%) PowerShell
15 12 (10.71%) Python
16 11 (9.82%) C#
16 11 (9.82%) Perl
16 11 (9.82%) DNS
16 11 (9.82%) Shell Script

Implementation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Implementation Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (7.14%) IIS
1 8 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.36%) SharePoint Server
2 6 (5.36%) Skype for Business
3 4 (3.57%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.89%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (0.89%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (13.39%) MS Project
2 2 (1.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.79%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (5.36%) Office 365
2 2 (1.79%) IaaS
3 1 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.89%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 19 (16.96%) Firewall
2 18 (16.07%) WAN
3 14 (12.50%) LAN
4 11 (9.82%) DNS
5 10 (8.93%) VPN
6 9 (8.04%) Internet
7 8 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (6.25%) TCP/IP
9 6 (5.36%) DHCP
9 6 (5.36%) OSPF
9 6 (5.36%) Wireless
10 4 (3.57%) HTTP
10 4 (3.57%) SSL
10 4 (3.57%) WLAN
11 3 (2.68%) BGP
11 3 (2.68%) EIGRP
11 3 (2.68%) ICMP
11 3 (2.68%) IPv4
11 3 (2.68%) NNTP
11 3 (2.68%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.61%) MySQL
3 1 (0.89%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.89%) DTS
3 1 (0.89%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.89%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 7 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (8.04%) Finance
2 5 (4.46%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.79%) Banking
4 1 (0.89%) German Language
4 1 (0.89%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.89%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.79%) Middleware
2 1 (0.89%) EDIFACT
2 1 (0.89%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (9.82%) Biometrics
3 10 (8.93%) Data Centre
4 5 (4.46%) PKI
5 3 (2.68%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.79%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.89%) Clustering
7 1 (0.89%) EPoS
7 1 (0.89%) FlexPod
7 1 (0.89%) Life Science
7 1 (0.89%) NHS
7 1 (0.89%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 35 (31.25%) Unix
1 35 (31.25%) Windows
2 31 (27.68%) Linux
3 11 (9.82%) Windows Server
4 7 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (4.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.79%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.89%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (33.04%) Migration
2 17 (15.18%) Network Design
2 17 (15.18%) Systems Analysis
3 11 (9.82%) Integration Testing
3 11 (9.82%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (6.25%) Change Control
4 7 (6.25%) ETL
4 7 (6.25%) ITIL
5 6 (5.36%) WAN Optimisation
6 5 (4.46%) High Availability
6 5 (4.46%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 5 (4.46%) Load Balancing
7 4 (3.57%) Data Migration
7 4 (3.57%) ERP
7 4 (3.57%) Mentoring
8 3 (2.68%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (2.68%) Functional Testing
8 3 (2.68%) Presales
8 3 (2.68%) Project Management
9 2 (1.79%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 29 (25.89%) C++
2 22 (19.64%) SQL
3 14 (12.50%) VC++
4 13 (11.61%) C
4 13 (11.61%) PowerShell
5 12 (10.71%) Python
6 11 (9.82%) C#
6 11 (9.82%) Perl
6 11 (9.82%) Shell Script
7 7 (6.25%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.89%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (16.96%) Security Cleared
2 16 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 15 (13.39%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (12.50%) CCNP
5 6 (5.36%) CCIE
6 4 (3.57%) CCDP
7 3 (2.68%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (2.68%) Degree
7 3 (2.68%) MCSA
7 3 (2.68%) MCSE
7 3 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (2.68%) VCP5
7 3 (2.68%) VCP6
7 3 (2.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.79%) CCNA
8 2 (1.79%) HND
9 1 (0.89%) CCNP Voice
9 1 (0.89%) CCSE
9 1 (0.89%) CCVP
9 1 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.89%) PCI DSS
1 1 (0.89%) QA
System Software
1 18 (16.07%) Active Directory
2 8 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.57%) vSphere
4 3 (2.68%) XenApp
4 3 (2.68%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.79%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.79%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.89%) Firmware
6 1 (0.89%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.89%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (5.36%) SCCM
2 4 (3.57%) Nagios
2 4 (3.57%) SCOM
2 4 (3.57%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (1.79%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.89%) Ansible
4 1 (0.89%) Nessus
4 1 (0.89%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.89%) OpenNMS
4 1 (0.89%) OpenView
4 1 (0.89%) Puppet
4 1 (0.89%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.89%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.89%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 24 (21.43%) Cisco
2 17 (15.18%) Oracle
3 11 (9.82%) F5
3 11 (9.82%) VMware
4 10 (8.93%) Microsoft
5 9 (8.04%) CheckPoint
5 9 (8.04%) HP
6 8 (7.14%) Palo Alto
7 7 (6.25%) SolarWinds
8 6 (5.36%) Meraki
8 6 (5.36%) Riverbed
9 4 (3.57%) Citrix
9 4 (3.57%) Juniper
9 4 (3.57%) NetApp
10 3 (2.68%) Aruba
10 3 (2.68%) Dell
11 2 (1.79%) Apple
11 2 (1.79%) AppSense
11 2 (1.79%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.79%) Remedy
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £0.00 - £165 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Venturi
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 9 days ago