The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Implementation Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Implementation Specialist
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 92 112 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Contract jobs requiring an Implementation Specialist 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.28% 0.050% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.052% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £475 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £300
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 in the West Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1403 1906 1681
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.49% 96.21% 95.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 895 1285 1125
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 61 72
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.69 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £21.40 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Implementation Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Implementation Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Implementation Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Implementation Specialist Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Implementation Specialist
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Implementation Specialist within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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
Bradford - 4 £475 -
Implementation Specialist
Yorkshire

Implementation Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, Implementation Specialist 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 Yorkshire region featuring Implementation Specialist in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
1 6 (100.00%) Incident Management
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) IIS
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (83.33%) Octopus Deploy
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2014
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (66.67%) DevOps
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (66.67%) MCSE
3 4 (66.67%) Load Balancing
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (50.00%) SMTP
4 3 (50.00%) DHCP
4 3 (50.00%) FTP
4 3 (50.00%) HTTP
4 3 (50.00%) DNS
4 3 (50.00%) HTTPS
4 3 (50.00%) SSL
4 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003

Implementation Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 5 (83.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) FTP
1 3 (50.00%) HTTP
1 3 (50.00%) HTTPS
1 3 (50.00%) SMTP
1 3 (50.00%) SSL
1 3 (50.00%) Telnet
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) TeamCity
2 2 (33.33%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (66.67%) DevOps
3 4 (66.67%) Load Balancing
4 2 (33.33%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) MCSE
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (33.33%) AWS Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (33.33%) Puppet
2 2 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) Splunk