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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Implementation Engineer
Rank 620 595 572
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -23
Contract jobs requiring an Implementation Engineer 35 59 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.065% 0.10% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.11% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 35 43
Median daily rate £364 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £275 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £450 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £301
% change year-on-year
- +8.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -

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
50794 54325 53927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.95% 93.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 33203 34727 32867
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1696 2062 2153
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 26 September 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Implementation Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 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 -13 28 £455 +40.00% 9
South East +16 12 £336 +13.70% 2
Berkshire +10 6 - - 1
Scotland +11 5 £320 -
Bracknell - 5 - -
North West +19 4 £520 - 2
London -23 4 £480 +39.63% 1
Renfrewshire - 4 £315 -
Erskine - 4 £315 -
Cheshire +6 3 £520 - 2
Chester - 3 £520 - 2
Buckinghamshire +18 2 - -
Hampshire +9 2 £336 - 1
East of England +6 2 £455 +30.00%
Newcastle upon Tyne -26 2 - - 1
North East -27 2 - - 1
Tyne and Wear -29 2 - - 1
Middlesex - 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 £375 - 1
City of London +13 1 £480 +28.00%
Glasgow +12 1 £325 -
Swindon +10 1 - -
Docklands, London +9 1 £550 +100.00%
Wiltshire +9 1 - -
South West +8 1 - - 1
East Midlands -6 1 £103 -65.25%
Shropshire - 1 £375 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £455 -
Suffolk - 1 - -
Telford - 1 £375 -

Implementation Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 19 (31.15%) Cisco
2 18 (29.51%) Unix
3 15 (24.59%) C++
4 14 (22.95%) Firewall
5 12 (19.67%) Network Design
5 12 (19.67%) F5
6 11 (18.03%) Service Management
6 11 (18.03%) MS Project
7 10 (16.39%) Linux
7 10 (16.39%) LAN
7 10 (16.39%) WAN
7 10 (16.39%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (16.39%) Presales
8 9 (14.75%) Data Centre
8 9 (14.75%) Security Cleared
8 9 (14.75%) BGP
8 9 (14.75%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (13.11%) CheckPoint
9 8 (13.11%) HP
9 8 (13.11%) Java
9 8 (13.11%) Perl
9 8 (13.11%) Windows
9 8 (13.11%) ITSM
9 8 (13.11%) Programme Management
9 8 (13.11%) Finance
9 8 (13.11%) BIG-IP
9 8 (13.11%) SC Cleared
9 8 (13.11%) Load Balancing
9 8 (13.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 7 (11.48%) Performance Management

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 3 (4.92%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.64%) Apache
2 1 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 11 (18.03%) MS Project
2 7 (11.48%) MS Visio
3 5 (8.20%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.28%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (3.28%) IaaS
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.95%) Firewall
2 10 (16.39%) LAN
2 10 (16.39%) WAN
3 9 (14.75%) BGP
4 8 (13.11%) BIG-IP
4 8 (13.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 6 (9.84%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (9.84%) OSPF
6 5 (8.20%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (6.56%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (6.56%) HSRP
7 4 (6.56%) Multicast
7 4 (6.56%) NetScaler
8 3 (4.92%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 3 (4.92%) MPLS
8 3 (4.92%) Skype
8 3 (4.92%) Spanning Tree
9 2 (3.28%) DNS
9 2 (3.28%) EIGRP
9 2 (3.28%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.64%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
General
1 8 (13.11%) Finance
2 6 (9.84%) Banking
3 2 (3.28%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.64%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.84%) Regular Expression
2 3 (4.92%) Middleware
3 2 (3.28%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (3.28%) STL
4 1 (1.64%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.64%) EDIFACT
4 1 (1.64%) Web Services
4 1 (1.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (14.75%) Data Centre
3 6 (9.84%) User Experience
4 5 (8.20%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.92%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.28%) Driving Licence
6 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.64%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.64%) EPoS
7 1 (1.64%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.64%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (29.51%) Unix
2 10 (16.39%) Linux
3 8 (13.11%) Windows
4 4 (6.56%) Solaris
5 3 (4.92%) AIX
5 3 (4.92%) HPUX
6 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.67%) Network Design
2 11 (18.03%) Service Management
3 10 (16.39%) Presales
4 8 (13.11%) ITSM
4 8 (13.11%) Load Balancing
4 8 (13.11%) Programme Management
5 7 (11.48%) Application Performance Management
5 7 (11.48%) Change Management
5 7 (11.48%) ITIL
5 7 (11.48%) Performance Management
6 6 (9.84%) Project Management
7 5 (8.20%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (6.56%) Migration
8 4 (6.56%) Network Management
8 4 (6.56%) Validation
9 3 (4.92%) Information Security
9 3 (4.92%) Matrix Management
9 3 (4.92%) Matrix Organization
10 2 (3.28%) Change Control
10 2 (3.28%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 15 (24.59%) C++
2 8 (13.11%) Java
2 8 (13.11%) Perl
3 7 (11.48%) C
4 6 (9.84%) Groovy
4 6 (9.84%) JavaScript
4 6 (9.84%) PHP
4 6 (9.84%) VBScript
5 2 (3.28%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.28%) Python
5 2 (3.28%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.28%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (14.75%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (14.75%) Security Cleared
2 8 (13.11%) SC Cleared
3 6 (9.84%) CCNA
3 6 (9.84%) CCNP
4 5 (8.20%) Degree
5 2 (3.28%) CCDP
5 2 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.64%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.64%) CCDA
6 1 (1.64%) CCVP
6 1 (1.64%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (9.84%) Cisco Prime
1 6 (9.84%) HP SiteScope
2 5 (8.20%) NSN NetAct
3 4 (6.56%) Puppet
4 3 (4.92%) Unicenter
5 2 (3.28%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.64%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 19 (31.15%) Cisco
2 12 (19.67%) F5
3 8 (13.11%) CheckPoint
3 8 (13.11%) HP
4 6 (9.84%) Nokia
4 6 (9.84%) Oracle
5 5 (8.20%) Fortinet
5 5 (8.20%) Juniper
6 3 (4.92%) Aruba
6 3 (4.92%) CA
6 3 (4.92%) Compuware
6 3 (4.92%) Microsoft
6 3 (4.92%) SAP
7 2 (3.28%) BT
7 2 (3.28%) Fujitsu
7 2 (3.28%) ProCurve
7 2 (3.28%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.64%) Citrix
8 1 (1.64%) EMC
8 1 (1.64%) VMware
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