The table below looks at the statistics for Asset Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Asset Management over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Asset Management
Rank 53 51 48
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs citing Asset Management 4 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.59% 0.66% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.94% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Average daily rate £150 £388 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-61.29% -6.06%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+9.45% +8.82%
Asset Management
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
523 425 393
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 77.14% 70.25% 68.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 262 245
Average daily rate £380 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £253 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £497 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 18 10
Average hourly rate £40.00 £13.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+207.69% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £9.68 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £26.00 £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Asset Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Asset Management across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Asset Management Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Asset Management
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Asset Management across the Birmingham region.

Asset Management Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Asset Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Asset Management across the Birmingham region.

Asset Management Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Asset Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Asset Management also 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 that cited Asset Management.

1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 4 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (25.00%) VPN
2 3 (25.00%) Software Licensing
2 3 (25.00%) IT Asset Management
2 3 (25.00%) Strategic Management
2 3 (25.00%) Budget Control
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 2 (16.67%) Apple
3 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Windows
4 1 (8.33%) RAD
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (8.33%) MCSE
4 1 (8.33%) SOAP
4 1 (8.33%) Web Services
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) VB
4 1 (8.33%) VBA
4 1 (8.33%) MS Access
4 1 (8.33%) SOA
4 1 (8.33%) VoIP
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (8.33%) Adobe

Asset Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Asset Management also 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 that cited Asset Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (8.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (8.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Billing
2 1 (8.33%) Front Office
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Asset Management Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Service Manager
2 3 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 3 (25.00%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Excel Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Excel VBA Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Incident Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL Service Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Network Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Network Services Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (8.33%) RAD Developer
3 1 (8.33%) SOA Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (8.33%) Apache Camel
1 1 (8.33%) Apache CXF
1 1 (8.33%) RESTful
1 1 (8.33%) SOAP
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (8.33%) Clustering
1 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Budget Control
1 3 (25.00%) IT Asset Management
1 3 (25.00%) Software Licensing
1 3 (25.00%) Strategic Management
2 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (8.33%) ITSM
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Open Source
3 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (8.33%) RAD
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) SOA
3 1 (8.33%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
1 1 (8.33%) VB
1 1 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) MCSE
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Apple
3 1 (8.33%) Adobe
3 1 (8.33%) Talend