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 5 March 2015 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Implementation Engineer
Rank 534 513 480
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -33
Contract jobs requiring an Implementation Engineer 45 51 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.087% 0.10% 0.098%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 24 18
Average daily rate
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£355 £355 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £225 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £500 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £33.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 - £32.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - £33.00

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
47948 46300 40780
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.44% 92.45% 92.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 29326 27479 23389
Average daily rate £400 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1820 1938 2165
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.65 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

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 5 March 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Implementation Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Implementation Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram 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 5 March 2015. 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
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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 -17 42 £355 -1.38% 10
Manchester +2 12 - - 1
London -2 12 £378 -5.62% 3
North West -7 12 - - 1
South East -22 5 £350 +66.66% 1
City of London +15 4 £400 +40.35% 2
Berkshire -3 4 £350 +66.66%
South West -5 4 - -
East of England +7 3 £400 +3.22% 2
West Midlands -18 3 - -
Suffolk - 2 £400 -
Birmingham -4 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 £275 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 £275 - 1
Surrey - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 1
Midlands - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Home Counties - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Fareham - - - -
Leeds - - - - 1
Brighton - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Oxford - - - -

Implementation Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 46 (56.79%) Cisco
2 34 (41.98%) Cisco Certification
3 30 (37.04%) CCNA
4 29 (35.80%) MPLS
5 27 (33.33%) CCNP
6 26 (32.10%) VPN
6 26 (32.10%) OSPF
6 26 (32.10%) BGP
7 24 (29.63%) Telecoms
7 24 (29.63%) Juniper
8 21 (25.93%) Cisco IOS
9 20 (24.69%) HSRP
9 20 (24.69%) BT
9 20 (24.69%) Linux
10 19 (23.46%) CCIE
10 19 (23.46%) BT 21CN
11 18 (22.22%) Junos
11 18 (22.22%) Firewall
11 18 (22.22%) JNCIA
11 18 (22.22%) Ethernet
12 17 (20.99%) Broadband
12 17 (20.99%) UNIX
12 17 (20.99%) CCIP
12 17 (20.99%) IPv4
12 17 (20.99%) IPv6
12 17 (20.99%) JNCIP
12 17 (20.99%) RSVP
12 17 (20.99%) VRRP
12 17 (20.99%) L2TP
13 15 (18.52%) Microsoft

Implementation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 9 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 7 (8.64%) Lync
2 7 (8.64%) IIS
3 5 (6.17%) MS Exchange
4 4 (4.94%) Office Communications Server
5 3 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.47%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.23%) MS Project Server
7 1 (1.23%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.23%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (1.23%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.23%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 4 (4.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.47%) MS Office
3 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.17%) Office 365
3 2 (2.47%) IaaS
3 2 (2.47%) PaaS
3 2 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (35.80%) MPLS
2 26 (32.10%) VPN
2 26 (32.10%) OSPF
2 26 (32.10%) BGP
3 21 (25.93%) Cisco IOS
4 20 (24.69%) HSRP
5 19 (23.46%) BT 21CN
6 18 (22.22%) Junos
6 18 (22.22%) Firewall
6 18 (22.22%) Ethernet
7 17 (20.99%) Broadband
7 17 (20.99%) IPv4
7 17 (20.99%) IPv6
7 17 (20.99%) RSVP
7 17 (20.99%) VRRP
7 17 (20.99%) L2TP
8 9 (11.11%) VLAN
9 7 (8.64%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (8.64%) LAN
10 6 (7.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.23%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 24 (29.63%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.70%) Finance
3 2 (2.47%) Back Office
4 1 (1.23%) Marketing
4 1 (1.23%) French Language
4 1 (1.23%) German Language
4 1 (1.23%) Retail
4 1 (1.23%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.23%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (1.23%) WebCenter
1 1 (1.23%) .NET
1 1 (1.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.41%) Clustering
2 3 (3.70%) CMDB
3 2 (2.47%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.23%) Copywriting
4 1 (1.23%) iSeries
4 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.23%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.23%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.23%) AS400
4 1 (1.23%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 20 (24.69%) Linux
2 17 (20.99%) UNIX
3 15 (18.52%) Windows
4 4 (4.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (16.05%) Migration
2 11 (13.58%) Network Design
3 5 (6.17%) Load Balancing
3 5 (6.17%) Project Management
4 4 (4.94%) Configuration Management
5 3 (3.70%) Release Management
5 3 (3.70%) Problem Management
5 3 (3.70%) Service Delivery
5 3 (3.70%) ITIL
6 2 (2.47%) Benchmarking
6 2 (2.47%) ETL
6 2 (2.47%) Test Strategy
6 2 (2.47%) Network Management
6 2 (2.47%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (1.23%) Data Migration
7 1 (1.23%) Data Cleansing
7 1 (1.23%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (1.23%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (1.23%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (1.23%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.94%) SQL
2 1 (1.23%) VB
2 1 (1.23%) C
2 1 (1.23%) C++
2 1 (1.23%) Java
2 1 (1.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 34 (41.98%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (37.04%) CCNA
3 27 (33.33%) CCNP
4 19 (23.46%) CCIE
5 18 (22.22%) JNCIA
6 17 (20.99%) CCIP
6 17 (20.99%) JNCIP
7 7 (8.64%) Security Cleared
8 6 (7.41%) SC Cleared
9 4 (4.94%) VCP4
10 2 (2.47%) CCDP
10 2 (2.47%) Degree
11 1 (1.23%) DV Cleared
11 1 (1.23%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (12.35%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.64%) vSphere
2 7 (8.64%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.23%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.23%) Firmware
4 1 (1.23%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) SCOM
2 1 (1.23%) Puppet
2 1 (1.23%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.23%) ARCserve
2 1 (1.23%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 46 (56.79%) Cisco
2 24 (29.63%) Juniper
3 20 (24.69%) BT
4 15 (18.52%) Microsoft
5 7 (8.64%) F5
5 7 (8.64%) VMware
5 7 (8.64%) HP
6 6 (7.41%) CheckPoint
6 6 (7.41%) Oracle
7 3 (3.70%) Blue Coat
7 3 (3.70%) Nokia
7 3 (3.70%) Remedy
8 2 (2.47%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.23%) ProCurve
9 1 (1.23%) Fujitsu
9 1 (1.23%) Talend
9 1 (1.23%) FalconStor
9 1 (1.23%) Websense
9 1 (1.23%) Telcordia
9 1 (1.23%) Siebel
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