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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Implementation Engineer
Rank 536 561 504
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -57
Contract jobs requiring an Implementation Engineer 75 39 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.071% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.077% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 28 34
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£310 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £212 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £444 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £297 £291
% change year-on-year
+18.04% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £142.50 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +367.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £30.50

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
52776 50579 47249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.47% 92.50% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 33542 30709 27642
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1943 1998 2143
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 29 July 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
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 29 July 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 +21 68 £310 -11.42% 8
London +12 22 £275 -15.38% 2
North West -8 17 £350 -20.45%
Cheshire +4 13 £350 -20.45%
Warrington - 13 £350 -
East of England +10 10 £315 -21.25% 2
South East -15 10 £388 +54.96% 3
Docklands, London - 7 £275 -
Norfolk - 7 £320 -
Glasgow +8 5 - -
Scotland -1 5 - -
South West +4 4 - -
Wiltshire -2 4 - -
Manchester - 4 £230 -
Berkshire +7 3 £395 +12.84%
Hampshire +2 3 £394 +79.03% 2
Reading -5 3 £395 +12.84%
West Midlands +3 2 £293 -26.87%
East Midlands -13 2 £258 -11.96%
Cambridge - 2 £294 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £225 -
Surrey - 2 - - 1
Basingstoke - 2 £400 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £294 -
County Antrim - 1 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
Norwich - 1 £338 -
Nottingham - 1 £225 -
Oxford - 1 £250 -
Swindon - 1 - -

Implementation Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 42 (37.17%) Cisco
2 32 (28.32%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (24.78%) Telecoms
4 27 (23.89%) CCNP
5 24 (21.24%) Migration
6 22 (19.47%) Firewall
7 21 (18.58%) MPLS
8 20 (17.70%) BGP
8 20 (17.70%) Microsoft
8 20 (17.70%) Windows
9 19 (16.81%) Juniper
10 18 (15.93%) OSPF
10 18 (15.93%) CCNA
11 16 (14.16%) VPN
12 15 (13.27%) JNCIA
13 14 (12.39%) JNCIP
13 14 (12.39%) VMware
13 14 (12.39%) CCIE
14 13 (11.50%) Pharmaceutical
14 13 (11.50%) GAMP
15 12 (10.62%) WAN
15 12 (10.62%) MS Office
15 12 (10.62%) Finance
15 12 (10.62%) Lync
15 12 (10.62%) Security Cleared
15 12 (10.62%) Office 365
16 11 (9.73%) HSRP
16 11 (9.73%) LAN
17 10 (8.85%) C
17 10 (8.85%) UNIX

Implementation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 12 (10.62%) Lync
2 7 (6.19%) IIS
2 7 (6.19%) MS Exchange
2 7 (6.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (4.42%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.65%) Office Communications Server
4 3 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.77%) JBoss
5 2 (1.77%) Apache
6 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (10.62%) MS Office
2 4 (3.54%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.54%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.77%) MS Project
4 1 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.62%) Office 365
2 2 (1.77%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.88%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 22 (19.47%) Firewall
2 21 (18.58%) MPLS
3 20 (17.70%) BGP
4 18 (15.93%) OSPF
5 16 (14.16%) VPN
6 12 (10.62%) WAN
7 11 (9.73%) LAN
7 11 (9.73%) HSRP
8 9 (7.96%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (7.08%) Cisco IOS
9 8 (7.08%) IPv6
9 8 (7.08%) VRRP
10 7 (6.19%) IPv4
10 7 (6.19%) L2TP
10 7 (6.19%) RSVP
10 7 (6.19%) DNS
10 7 (6.19%) Broadband
10 7 (6.19%) Ethernet
10 7 (6.19%) BT 21CN
10 7 (6.19%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.08%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.54%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (3.54%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.65%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (2.65%) EDRMS
4 2 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.65%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 28 (24.78%) Telecoms
2 13 (11.50%) Pharmaceutical
3 12 (10.62%) Finance
4 1 (0.88%) French Language
4 1 (0.88%) German Language
4 1 (0.88%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.19%) 802.1X
2 3 (2.65%) Web Services
3 1 (0.88%) XML
3 1 (0.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.19%) Clustering
3 5 (4.42%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.77%) BYOD
4 2 (1.77%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.88%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 20 (17.70%) Windows
2 10 (8.85%) UNIX
3 9 (7.96%) Linux
4 5 (4.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (4.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (3.54%) Windows 7
5 4 (3.54%) Windows XP
6 3 (2.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.65%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.88%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (21.24%) Migration
2 8 (7.08%) Mobile Device Management
3 6 (5.31%) Data Protection
3 6 (5.31%) Network Design
3 6 (5.31%) Configuration Management
4 5 (4.42%) Quality Management
5 4 (3.54%) ITIL
6 3 (2.65%) CRM
6 3 (2.65%) E-Procurement
6 3 (2.65%) Analytics
6 3 (2.65%) Low Latency
7 2 (1.77%) Test Strategy
7 2 (1.77%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (1.77%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (1.77%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (1.77%) Service Delivery
7 2 (1.77%) E-Commerce
7 2 (1.77%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (1.77%) Benchmarking
8 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.85%) C
2 5 (4.42%) SQL
3 4 (3.54%) C++
4 3 (2.65%) Java
5 1 (0.88%) C#
5 1 (0.88%) VBScript
5 1 (0.88%) VB
5 1 (0.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 32 (28.32%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (23.89%) CCNP
3 18 (15.93%) CCNA
4 15 (13.27%) JNCIA
5 14 (12.39%) JNCIP
5 14 (12.39%) CCIE
6 12 (10.62%) Security Cleared
7 8 (7.08%) SC Cleared
7 8 (7.08%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (6.19%) CCIP
8 7 (6.19%) JNCIE
9 3 (2.65%) CCVP
9 3 (2.65%) Avaya Certification
10 2 (1.77%) Degree
10 2 (1.77%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.88%) CCSE
11 1 (0.88%) CCDP
11 1 (0.88%) CCSA
11 1 (0.88%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.50%) GAMP
2 1 (0.88%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (8.85%) Hyper-V
2 7 (6.19%) Active Directory
3 6 (5.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (3.54%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (3.54%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (2.65%) vSphere
6 2 (1.77%) Squid
6 2 (1.77%) vCloud
7 1 (0.88%) Xen
7 1 (0.88%) XenApp
7 1 (0.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (2.65%) Puppet
1 3 (2.65%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.77%) FortiGate
2 2 (1.77%) SCOM
2 2 (1.77%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (0.88%) ARCserve
3 1 (0.88%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 42 (37.17%) Cisco
2 20 (17.70%) Microsoft
3 19 (16.81%) Juniper
4 14 (12.39%) VMware
5 10 (8.85%) BT
5 10 (8.85%) CheckPoint
6 9 (7.96%) Citrix
7 6 (5.31%) Telcordia
7 6 (5.31%) F5
8 5 (4.42%) Remedy
8 5 (4.42%) Nokia
8 5 (4.42%) Oracle
8 5 (4.42%) HP
9 4 (3.54%) Blue Coat
10 3 (2.65%) ProCurve
10 3 (2.65%) SAP
10 3 (2.65%) Avaya
11 2 (1.77%) Dell
11 2 (1.77%) Nortel
11 2 (1.77%) Red Hat
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