The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Midlands region that had Implementation Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Implementation Engineer
Rank 130 127 106
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -21
Contract jobs requiring an Implementation Engineer 9 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.31% 0.11% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.12% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 6
Median daily rate £368 - £130
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 - £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+43.75% -
Implementation Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2718 2532 2201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.90% 94.23% 93.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1538 1504 1132
Median daily rate £388 £363 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% +5.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 164 157
Median hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.10 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £36.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

Implementation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Midlands region that featured Implementation Engineer in the job title.

Implementation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Implementation Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Implementation Engineer across the West Midlands region.

Implementation Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Implementation Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Implementation Engineer across the West Midlands region.

Implementation Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Implementation Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
Shropshire - 5 £358 -
Birmingham +2 3 £355 -
Warwickshire - 1 £425 -
Implementation Engineer
England

Implementation Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Implementation Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (80.00%) Cisco
1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
2 6 (60.00%) Data Centre
3 5 (50.00%) F5
3 5 (50.00%) Network Design
3 5 (50.00%) CiscoWorks
3 5 (50.00%) Nokia
3 5 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (40.00%) OSPF
4 4 (40.00%) Fortinet
4 4 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (40.00%) BIG-IP
4 4 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
5 3 (30.00%) BGP
6 2 (20.00%) Change Management
6 2 (20.00%) Finance
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (10.00%) Network Management
7 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
7 1 (10.00%) Office 365
7 1 (10.00%) NetScaler
7 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (10.00%) VMware
7 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
7 1 (10.00%) BT

Implementation Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) BIG-IP
2 4 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 4 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (40.00%) OSPF
3 3 (30.00%) BGP
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (10.00%) LAN
5 1 (10.00%) NetScaler
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Network Design
2 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) CCDP
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 5 (50.00%) F5
2 5 (50.00%) Nokia
3 4 (40.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (10.00%) BT
4 1 (10.00%) Fujitsu
4 1 (10.00%) VMware