The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Implementation Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Implementation Engineer
Rank 609 551 582
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +31
Contract jobs requiring an Implementation Engineer 35 93 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.065% 0.16% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.17% 0.089%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 60 33
Median daily rate £350 £305 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% -18.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £235 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £375 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £333 £345 £293
% change year-on-year
-3.62% +17.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £142.50
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 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
51265 53978 50296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.79% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 33271 34120 30516
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £572 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1545 2017 2055
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.94 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.24%

Implementation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Implementation Engineer in the job title.

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 23 July 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 26 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Implementation Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 23 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England -83 26 £384 +23.79% 6
South East -3 11 £350 -10.54% 1
Middlesex - 10 £350 -
Scotland +8 7 £320 -
London -27 7 £413 +50.00% 4
Renfrewshire - 6 £320 -
Erskine - 6 £320 -
West Midlands -19 5 £400 +36.75%
Telford - 3 £380 -
Shropshire - 3 £380 -
Hertfordshire +12 1 £455 -
East of England +7 1 £455 +44.44%
Docklands, London +7 1 £550 +100.00%
Glasgow +2 1 £325 -
Nottinghamshire 0 1 £103 -54.44%
East Midlands 0 1 £103 -60.19%
Nottingham -3 1 £103 -54.44%
Berkshire -4 1 £350 -11.39%
North West -28 1 £103 -70.71% 1
North East -43 1 - -
Tyne and Wear -47 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne -48 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 £103 -
Harrow - 1 £388 -
Slough - 1 £350 -
Liverpool - 1 £103 -

Implementation Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, Implementation Engineer 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 featuring Implementation Engineer in the job title.

1 24 (32.00%) Cisco
2 23 (30.67%) Unix
3 18 (24.00%) C++
4 16 (21.33%) Firewall
5 14 (18.67%) Windows
6 13 (17.33%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (16.00%) Security Cleared
7 12 (16.00%) WAN
7 12 (16.00%) BGP
8 11 (14.67%) Service Management
8 11 (14.67%) LAN
8 11 (14.67%) HP
8 11 (14.67%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (14.67%) Linux
8 11 (14.67%) MS Project
8 11 (14.67%) C
8 11 (14.67%) SC Cleared
9 10 (13.33%) Network Design
9 10 (13.33%) Data Centre
9 10 (13.33%) Migration
9 10 (13.33%) Programme Management
9 10 (13.33%) CheckPoint
10 9 (12.00%) Java
10 9 (12.00%) Perl
11 8 (10.67%) F5
11 8 (10.67%) OSPF
11 8 (10.67%) Telecoms
11 8 (10.67%) Finance
12 7 (9.33%) VMware
12 7 (9.33%) Nokia

Implementation Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 2 (2.67%) JBoss
1 2 (2.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.67%) Skype for Business
1 2 (2.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.33%) Apache
2 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.33%) IIS
2 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (14.67%) MS Project
2 4 (5.33%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (21.33%) Firewall
2 12 (16.00%) BGP
2 12 (16.00%) WAN
3 11 (14.67%) LAN
4 8 (10.67%) OSPF
5 6 (8.00%) BIG-IP
5 6 (8.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 5 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (6.67%) NetScaler
6 5 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (5.33%) HSRP
7 4 (5.33%) MPLS
7 4 (5.33%) Multicast
8 3 (4.00%) EIGRP
8 3 (4.00%) IPsec
8 3 (4.00%) Junos
8 3 (4.00%) Spanning Tree
8 3 (4.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.33%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Ant
1 1 (1.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.33%) Maven
1 1 (1.33%) Subversion
General
1 8 (10.67%) Finance
1 8 (10.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.67%) Banking
2 2 (2.67%) Financial Institution
2 2 (2.67%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.33%) Back Office
3 1 (1.33%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.00%) Regular Expression
2 5 (6.67%) Middleware
3 2 (2.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (2.67%) EDIFACT
3 2 (2.67%) STL
4 1 (1.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.33%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (13.33%) Data Centre
3 6 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.00%) User Experience
4 4 (5.33%) Smart Meter
5 3 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.67%) VCE vBlock
7 1 (1.33%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.33%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.33%) EPoS
7 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.33%) PKI
7 1 (1.33%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (30.67%) Unix
2 14 (18.67%) Windows
3 11 (14.67%) Linux
4 5 (6.67%) Windows Server
5 4 (5.33%) Solaris
6 3 (4.00%) AIX
6 3 (4.00%) HPUX
7 2 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.33%) CentOS
8 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (14.67%) Service Management
2 10 (13.33%) Migration
2 10 (13.33%) Network Design
2 10 (13.33%) Programme Management
3 7 (9.33%) Application Performance Management
3 7 (9.33%) ITIL
3 7 (9.33%) Performance Management
4 6 (8.00%) Change Management
4 6 (8.00%) Network Management
5 5 (6.67%) ITSM
5 5 (6.67%) Load Balancing
5 5 (6.67%) Matrix Management
5 5 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (6.67%) Presales
6 3 (4.00%) Asset Management
6 3 (4.00%) ERP
6 3 (4.00%) Matrix Organization
6 3 (4.00%) Project Management
7 2 (2.67%) Data Modelling
7 2 (2.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 18 (24.00%) C++
2 11 (14.67%) C
3 9 (12.00%) Java
3 9 (12.00%) Perl
4 7 (9.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (9.33%) PHP
5 6 (8.00%) Groovy
5 6 (8.00%) VBScript
6 2 (2.67%) Python
6 2 (2.67%) SQL
7 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (14.67%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (14.67%) SC Cleared
3 7 (9.33%) CCNA
3 7 (9.33%) Degree
4 5 (6.67%) CCNP
5 4 (5.33%) HND
6 2 (2.67%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (2.67%) CCDP
6 2 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.33%) CCIE
7 1 (1.33%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.33%) MCSA
7 1 (1.33%) MCSE
7 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.33%) VCP5
7 1 (1.33%) VCP6
7 1 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (8.00%) Cisco Prime
1 6 (8.00%) HP SiteScope
2 3 (4.00%) Unicenter
3 2 (2.67%) OpenNMS
3 2 (2.67%) OpenView
3 2 (2.67%) SCCM
3 2 (2.67%) SCOM
4 1 (1.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.33%) Nagios
4 1 (1.33%) Puppet
4 1 (1.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (32.00%) Cisco
2 11 (14.67%) HP
3 10 (13.33%) CheckPoint
4 8 (10.67%) F5
5 7 (9.33%) Microsoft
5 7 (9.33%) Nokia
5 7 (9.33%) Oracle
5 7 (9.33%) VMware
6 6 (8.00%) Juniper
7 5 (6.67%) Aruba
7 5 (6.67%) Fortinet
8 4 (5.33%) SolarWinds
9 3 (4.00%) BT
9 3 (4.00%) CA
9 3 (4.00%) Compuware
9 3 (4.00%) SAP
10 2 (2.67%) EMC
10 2 (2.67%) Fujitsu
10 2 (2.67%) NetApp
10 2 (2.67%) ProCurve
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