The table below looks at the statistics for Assembly Language skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Assembly Language over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Assembly Language (Assembler)
UK / England
Rank 566 578 570
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Contract jobs citing Assembly Language 13 34 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.031% 0.071% 0.061%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.077% 0.18% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 18 17
Median daily rate £306 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.94% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £318 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £540 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £425 £445
% change year-on-year
-35.29% -4.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 6
Median hourly rate £48.25 £36.25 £39.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.10% -8.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.78 £35.00 £39.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £40.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.25 £39.75
% change year-on-year
+17.24% -8.80%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Programming Languages Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
16987 18401 18134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 40.56% 38.59% 38.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11779 12629 12078
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 389 463 395
Median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.30 £18.70 £19.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £50.39 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

Assembly Language
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Assembly Language as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Assembly Language Jobs Demand Trend in England

Assembly Language
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Assembly Language Daily Rate Trend in England

Assembly Language
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Assembly Language across the England region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Assembly Language Daily Rate Histogram in England

Assembly Language
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Assembly Language Hourly Rate Trend in England

Assembly Language
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Assembly Language across the England region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Assembly Language Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Assembly Language
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Assembly Language within the England region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South West - 6 £281 - 1
London - 4 £450 - 3
North West +14 1 £228 -46.47% 2
South East +7 1 £300 -42.58% 5
West Midlands - 1 - -
Assembly Language
UK

Assembly Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Assembly Language also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Assembly Language.

1 14 (58.33%) C
2 7 (29.17%) DO-178B
3 6 (25.00%) C++
4 5 (20.83%) COBOL
4 5 (20.83%) JCL
4 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
5 4 (16.67%) Aerospace
5 4 (16.67%) Embedded C
5 4 (16.67%) Mainframe
5 4 (16.67%) DB2
5 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 4 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
5 4 (16.67%) Endeca
5 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 3 (12.50%) Avionics
6 3 (12.50%) VSAM
6 3 (12.50%) Degree
6 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 3 (12.50%) C#
6 3 (12.50%) IBM
6 3 (12.50%) Java
6 3 (12.50%) CICS
6 3 (12.50%) Electronics
6 3 (12.50%) Banking
7 2 (8.33%) VHDL
7 2 (8.33%) Validation
7 2 (8.33%) ATG
7 2 (8.33%) Device Driver
7 2 (8.33%) Firmware

Assembly Language
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 3 (12.50%) CICS
2 1 (4.17%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) OrCAD
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (4.17%) RS-232
2 1 (4.17%) RS-485
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) DB2
1 4 (16.67%) Endeca
2 1 (4.17%) Easytrieve
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (4.17%) ChangeMan
2 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (16.67%) Aerospace
2 3 (12.50%) Avionics
2 3 (12.50%) Banking
2 3 (12.50%) Electronics
3 2 (8.33%) Finance
4 1 (4.17%) Games
4 1 (4.17%) Military
4 1 (4.17%) Retail
4 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Developer
2 4 (16.67%) Endeca Developer
2 4 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) C Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Embedded Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) C++ Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Embedded Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Firmware Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Software Team Leader
4 2 (8.33%) Team Leader
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Leader
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Team Leader
5 1 (4.17%) Electronics Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Mainframe Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Programmer
5 1 (4.17%) Software Development Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) ISPF
1 1 (4.17%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Mainframe
2 3 (12.50%) VSAM
3 2 (8.33%) Device Driver
3 2 (8.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (8.33%) VHDL
4 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.17%) AS400
4 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.17%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Linux
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Android
2 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
2 1 (4.17%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
2 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 2 (8.33%) Embedded Software Development
3 2 (8.33%) FPGA Design
3 2 (8.33%) Integration Testing
3 2 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (8.33%) UML
3 2 (8.33%) Validation
4 1 (4.17%) Change Control
4 1 (4.17%) Computer Architecture
4 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (4.17%) Kanban
4 1 (4.17%) Pair Programming
4 1 (4.17%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (4.17%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.17%) Social Commerce
4 1 (4.17%) Structured Programming
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) C
2 6 (25.00%) C++
3 5 (20.83%) COBOL
3 5 (20.83%) JCL
4 4 (16.67%) Embedded C
5 3 (12.50%) C#
5 3 (12.50%) Java
6 2 (8.33%) Ada
6 2 (8.33%) MATLAB
7 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
7 1 (4.17%) Fortran
7 1 (4.17%) Python
7 1 (4.17%) REXX
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) DO-178B
2 2 (8.33%) MISRA
3 1 (4.17%) MISRA C
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Firmware
2 1 (4.17%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) IBM
2 2 (8.33%) Altera
2 2 (8.33%) ATG
2 2 (8.33%) CA Agile Central
2 2 (8.33%) Freescale
2 2 (8.33%) Wind River
3 1 (4.17%) Ab Initio
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle