The median contractor rate for an Implementation Specialist was - per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 23 June 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 Specialist
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 121
Contract jobs requiring an Implementation Specialist 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire - - 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +0.62% -5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1402 1984 2003
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.84% 96.40% 94.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 947 1375 1378
Median daily rate £395 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £535 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 38 60
Median hourly rate £15.86 £14.13 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.28% +3.89%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £10.20 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.27 £22.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Implementation Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire that featured Implementation Specialist in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Implementation Specialist in West Yorkshire

Implementation Specialist
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Implementation Specialist in West Yorkshire

Implementation Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
1 5 (83.33%) Incident Management
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (66.67%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) IIS
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (50.00%) MCSE
3 3 (50.00%) DevOps
3 3 (50.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (33.33%) Telnet
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (33.33%) SMTP
4 2 (33.33%) DHCP
4 2 (33.33%) FTP

Implementation Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 4 (66.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DHCP
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) FTP
1 2 (33.33%) HTTP
1 2 (33.33%) HTTPS
1 2 (33.33%) SMTP
1 2 (33.33%) SSL
1 2 (33.33%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (50.00%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Incident Management
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (50.00%) DevOps
3 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) MCSE
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat