Period
to 21 October 2017

The median contractor rate for an Implementation Engineer was £413 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 21 October 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Implementation Engineer
England > London
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 594 598 554
Rank change year-on-year +4 -44 +11
Contract jobs requiring an Implementation Engineer 18 16 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.040% 0.036% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.038% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 37
London median daily rate £413 £388 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% +29.17% -19.46%
10th Percentile £319 £306 £256
90th Percentile £554 £525 £421
England median daily rate £419 £406 £316
% change year-on-year +3.08% +28.56% -14.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £28.75

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 42737 42413 44529
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.86% 95.07% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 30825 30247 31385
London median daily rate £488 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £285 £263
90th Percentile £656 £638 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.12% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 512 547 715
London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +8.57%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.48 £50.00
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £17.77
% change year-on-year +1.08% +4.11% +7.70%

Implementation Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Implementation Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Implementation Engineer in London

Implementation Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Implementation Engineer in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Implementation Engineer in London

Implementation Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Implementation Engineer in London over the 6 months to 21 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Implementation Engineer in London

Implementation Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Implementation Engineer in London

Implementation Engineer
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 21 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -1 3 £436 -9.11% 4
Implementation Engineer
England

Implementation Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 October 2017, 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 London region featuring Implementation Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (44.44%) Migration
2 5 (27.78%) Unix
3 4 (22.22%) Finance
4 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 3 (16.67%) Windows
4 3 (16.67%) Linux
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
5 2 (11.11%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 2 (11.11%) Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) VMware
5 2 (11.11%) Identity Management
5 2 (11.11%) Wireless
5 2 (11.11%) WAN
5 2 (11.11%) Citrix
5 2 (11.11%) C++
5 2 (11.11%) Web Services
5 2 (11.11%) Java
5 2 (11.11%) SQL
5 2 (11.11%) Windows 10
5 2 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (11.11%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS

Implementation Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (5.56%) Apache
1 1 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.56%) IIS
1 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
2 1 (5.56%) Akamai
2 1 (5.56%) G Suite
2 1 (5.56%) OpenShift
2 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) WAN
1 2 (11.11%) Wireless
2 1 (5.56%) BGP
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (5.56%) DNS
2 1 (5.56%) EIGRP
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) FTP
2 1 (5.56%) HTTP
2 1 (5.56%) Internet
2 1 (5.56%) IPsec
2 1 (5.56%) iSCSI
2 1 (5.56%) MPLS
2 1 (5.56%) NAS
2 1 (5.56%) SAN
2 1 (5.56%) SSL
2 1 (5.56%) Unified Communications
2 1 (5.56%) VLAN
2 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) CSS
2 1 (5.56%) EDIFACT
2 1 (5.56%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) jQuery
2 1 (5.56%) JSON
2 1 (5.56%) Kafka
2 1 (5.56%) SailPoint
2 1 (5.56%) SOAP
2 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Unix
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Windows
3 2 (11.11%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.56%) Android
4 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Migration
2 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
2 2 (11.11%) High Availability
2 2 (11.11%) Identity Management
2 2 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Thinking
3 1 (5.56%) Change Control
3 1 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL
3 1 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (5.56%) Network Design
3 1 (5.56%) Patch Management
3 1 (5.56%) Power Management
3 1 (5.56%) Presales
3 1 (5.56%) Product Management
3 1 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (5.56%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (5.56%) Server Hardening
3 1 (5.56%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) C++
1 2 (11.11%) Java
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) Perl
2 1 (5.56%) PHP
2 1 (5.56%) Python
2 1 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) CTC Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) CCIE
2 1 (5.56%) CCNA
2 1 (5.56%) CCNP
2 1 (5.56%) CCSP
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (11.11%) vSphere
3 1 (5.56%) DFS Replication
3 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Ansible
2 1 (5.56%) AirWatch
2 1 (5.56%) Cacti
2 1 (5.56%) Kibana
2 1 (5.56%) logstash
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (5.56%) Nagios
2 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.56%) Puppet
2 1 (5.56%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Cisco
2 2 (11.11%) Citrix
2 2 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (5.56%) AppDynamics
3 1 (5.56%) Aruba
3 1 (5.56%) Dynatrace
3 1 (5.56%) Google
3 1 (5.56%) HP
3 1 (5.56%) Infoblox
3 1 (5.56%) Juniper
3 1 (5.56%) McAfee
3 1 (5.56%) Meraki
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Mitel
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.56%) Splunk