The first table below looks at the demand for Assembly Language skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Assembly Language over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Cambridge region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Assembly Language (Assembler)
Rank 34 44 39
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Contract jobs citing Assembly Language 9 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.47% 0.26% 2.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.97% 0.52% 4.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 8
Average daily rate £400 - £305
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £39.50 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.10 £40.00 £33.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.90 £40.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
181 193 309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 49.59% 50.00% 64.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 91 167
Average daily rate £336 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.08% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £228 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 27 37
Average hourly rate £39.75 £40.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £36.75 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £51.50 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Assembly Language
Cambridgeshire

Assembly Language
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Assembly Language across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Assembly Language Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Assembly Language
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Assembly Language across the Cambridge region.

Assembly Language Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Assembly Language
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Assembly Language across the Cambridge region.

Assembly Language Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Assembly Language
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing Assembly Language 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 Assembly Language.

1 12 (92.31%) C
2 11 (84.62%) Software Engineering
3 9 (69.23%) Python
4 8 (61.54%) Embedded C
5 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
5 5 (38.46%) Embedded Software Development
6 4 (30.77%) Degree
7 3 (23.08%) OpenGL ES
7 3 (23.08%) OpenGL
8 1 (7.69%) Content Management
8 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
8 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
8 1 (7.69%) Electronics
8 1 (7.69%) CMS
8 1 (7.69%) E-Learning
8 1 (7.69%) VHDL
8 1 (7.69%) Verilog
8 1 (7.69%) C++
8 1 (7.69%) Perl
8 1 (7.69%) XML
8 1 (7.69%) XSLT
8 1 (7.69%) OO
8 1 (7.69%) Open Source
8 1 (7.69%) Animation
8 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
8 1 (7.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array

Assembly Language
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing Assembly Language 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 Assembly Language. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) CMS
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (7.69%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Software Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Embedded C Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Author
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Author
4 1 (7.69%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) OpenGL ES
1 3 (23.08%) OpenGL
2 1 (7.69%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) E-Learning
1 1 (7.69%) VHDL
1 1 (7.69%) Verilog
1 1 (7.69%) Open Source
1 1 (7.69%) Animation
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Software Engineering
2 5 (38.46%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Content Management
3 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
3 1 (7.69%) OO
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) C
2 9 (69.23%) Python
3 8 (61.54%) Embedded C
4 1 (7.69%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) Degree