The first table below looks at the demand for Asset Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Asset Management 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 Processes & Methodologies category for the Cheshire 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
Asset Management
Rank 64 - 55
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Asset Management 10 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.18% - 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% - 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Average daily rate £459 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £403 £370
% change year-on-year
-0.62% +8.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £15.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+19.67% -4.68%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
655 552 430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 77.42% 73.50% 61.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 250 220
Average daily rate £395 £355 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.26% -2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £230 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £475 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 26 13
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £14.25 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Asset Management
North West

Asset Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Asset Management Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Asset Management
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Asset Management Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Asset Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Asset Management across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Asset Management Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Asset Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Asset Management Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Asset Management
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Asset Management within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 3 £505 -
Chester - - - -
Macclesfield - - - -
Asset Management
North West

Asset Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 25 (65.79%) ITIL
2 16 (42.11%) LAN
2 16 (42.11%) WAN
2 16 (42.11%) MVS
2 16 (42.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 16 (42.11%) Data Analysis
2 16 (42.11%) VME
2 16 (42.11%) PaaS
2 16 (42.11%) High Availability
2 16 (42.11%) Big Data
2 16 (42.11%) IaaS
3 12 (31.58%) Finance
3 12 (31.58%) Service Management
4 11 (28.95%) Security Cleared
5 10 (26.32%) SC Cleared
5 10 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (18.42%) Oracle
6 7 (18.42%) Technical Architecture
7 6 (15.79%) Strategic Planning
7 6 (15.79%) Data Modelling
7 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
7 6 (15.79%) Banking
8 5 (13.16%) Management Information System
8 5 (13.16%) Data Architecture
9 4 (10.53%) Reference Data
9 4 (10.53%) Data Integration
9 4 (10.53%) Oracle EBS
9 4 (10.53%) Configuration Management
9 4 (10.53%) SAP
9 4 (10.53%) MS Excel

Asset Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 3 (7.89%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (5.26%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (5.26%) SAP BPC
2 2 (5.26%) Maximo
2 2 (5.26%) Summit
2 2 (5.26%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 1 (2.63%) SAP FI
3 1 (2.63%) SAP CO
3 1 (2.63%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 16 (42.11%) PaaS
1 16 (42.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (42.11%) LAN
1 16 (42.11%) WAN
2 1 (2.63%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (42.11%) Big Data
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (31.58%) Finance
2 6 (15.79%) Banking
3 3 (7.89%) Legal
4 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.26%) Billing
4 2 (5.26%) General Ledger
5 1 (2.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Architect
2 10 (26.32%) Enterprise Architect
3 7 (18.42%) Senior Architect
3 7 (18.42%) Senior Enterprise Architect
4 6 (15.79%) Analyst
4 6 (15.79%) Technical Architect
5 5 (13.16%) Software Manager
5 5 (13.16%) Software Asset Manager
6 4 (10.53%) Service Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (5.26%) SAP BPC Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Configuration Manager
7 2 (5.26%) SAP Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Report Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Services Delivery Manager
8 1 (2.63%) Tester
8 1 (2.63%) Test Consultant
8 1 (2.63%) ITIL Manager
8 1 (2.63%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.53%) Reference Data
2 4 (10.53%) Data Integration
3 3 (7.89%) CMDB
4 2 (5.26%) PMI
4 2 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (5.26%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.63%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 16 (42.11%) MVS
1 16 (42.11%) VME
2 2 (5.26%) UNIX
2 2 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (65.79%) ITIL
2 16 (42.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 16 (42.11%) Data Analysis
2 16 (42.11%) High Availability
3 12 (31.58%) Service Management
4 10 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (18.42%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (15.79%) Strategic Planning
6 6 (15.79%) Data Modelling
7 5 (13.16%) Data Architecture
8 4 (10.53%) Configuration Management
9 3 (7.89%) PRINCE
9 3 (7.89%) Project Management
10 2 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (5.26%) Fund Accounting
10 2 (5.26%) ITIL V3
10 2 (5.26%) Validation
10 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
11 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2
11 1 (2.63%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (28.95%) Security Cleared
2 10 (26.32%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (5.26%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.63%) SAP Certification
4 1 (2.63%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) COBIT
1 2 (5.26%) ISO 14001
1 2 (5.26%) ISO 9001
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Oracle
2 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.53%) SAP
4 3 (7.89%) IBM
5 2 (5.26%) Remedy
5 2 (5.26%) HP
5 2 (5.26%) BMC
5 2 (5.26%) PeopleSoft