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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Assembly Language over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Assembly Language (Assembler)
Rank 535 511 499
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -12
Contract jobs citing Assembly Language 22 28 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.047% 0.064% 0.040%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.12% 0.17% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 2
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£350 £413 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% +6.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £413 £325
% change year-on-year
- +26.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 8
Average hourly rate £39.75 £38.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.24% +4.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £28.40 £16.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.25 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £38.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.59% +2.66%
Assembly Language
UK

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
17638 16517 15639
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.98% 37.55% 38.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 11904 10560 9767
Average daily rate £400 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 392 460 661
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £15.18 £16.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.15 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.89% -4.21%

Assembly Language
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Assembly Language across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 January 2015.

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
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Assembly Language within the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +1 14 £350 - 3
East of England -9 4 - - 9
South East -7 1 - - 10
North West - 1 - - 2
East Midlands - 1 - - 3
North East - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 3
South West - - - - 2
West Midlands - - - - 1
Assembly Language
UK

Assembly Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 22 (41.51%) COBOL
2 20 (37.74%) CICS
2 20 (37.74%) C++
2 20 (37.74%) Finance
3 18 (33.96%) DB2
4 15 (28.30%) Low Latency
5 14 (26.42%) Performance Tuning
5 14 (26.42%) Electronic Trading
5 14 (26.42%) FIX Protocol
5 14 (26.42%) Multithreading
5 14 (26.42%) Mainframe
5 14 (26.42%) Grid Computing
6 13 (24.53%) C
6 13 (24.53%) Web Services
7 12 (22.64%) SAS
8 11 (20.75%) Banking
9 10 (18.87%) JCL
10 9 (16.98%) REXX
11 8 (15.09%) IBM
11 8 (15.09%) Software Engineering
12 6 (11.32%) IBM Mainframe
12 6 (11.32%) Automotive
13 5 (9.43%) Change Management
13 5 (9.43%) Telecoms
13 5 (9.43%) Embedded C
13 5 (9.43%) Firmware
13 5 (9.43%) VSAM
14 4 (7.55%) Device Driver
14 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
14 4 (7.55%) SELCOPY

Assembly Language
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 20 (37.74%) CICS
2 12 (22.64%) SAS
3 1 (1.89%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.89%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) MS Excel
1 4 (7.55%) MS Office
2 1 (1.89%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) LabWindows
1 1 (1.89%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.77%) SNA
2 2 (3.77%) Ethernet
2 2 (3.77%) Wireless
3 1 (1.89%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 1 (1.89%) ZigBee
3 1 (1.89%) 3G
3 1 (1.89%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.89%) GSM
3 1 (1.89%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (33.96%) DB2
2 4 (7.55%) Easytrieve
3 1 (1.89%) MySQL
3 1 (1.89%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) CA Gen
2 1 (1.89%) Subversion
2 1 (1.89%) LabVIEW
2 1 (1.89%) Bugzilla
General
1 20 (37.74%) Finance
2 11 (20.75%) Banking
3 6 (11.32%) Automotive
4 5 (9.43%) Telecoms
5 4 (7.55%) Electronics
6 2 (3.77%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.89%) Marketing
7 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (28.30%) Developer
2 14 (26.42%) C++ Developer
3 12 (22.64%) Programmer
4 11 (20.75%) CICS Programmer
4 11 (20.75%) Technical Leader
5 10 (18.87%) Systems Programmer
5 10 (18.87%) CICS Systems Programmer
6 5 (9.43%) Architect
6 5 (9.43%) Software Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Mainframe Architect
7 4 (7.55%) Technical Architect
7 4 (7.55%) DBA
8 2 (3.77%) Administrator
8 2 (3.77%) Mainframe DBA
8 2 (3.77%) Electronics Engineer
9 1 (1.89%) DB2 DBA
9 1 (1.89%) Mainframe Developer
9 1 (1.89%) FPGA Engineer
9 1 (1.89%) Mainframe Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (26.42%) FIX Protocol
2 13 (24.53%) Web Services
3 1 (1.89%) ISPF
3 1 (1.89%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.42%) Mainframe
1 14 (26.42%) Grid Computing
2 6 (11.32%) IBM Mainframe
3 5 (9.43%) VSAM
4 4 (7.55%) Device Driver
4 4 (7.55%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (3.77%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (3.77%) VHDL
5 2 (3.77%) Verilog
6 1 (1.89%) SCADA
6 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.89%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.89%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.55%) zOS
2 3 (5.66%) Linux
3 2 (3.77%) VxWorks
4 1 (1.89%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.30%) Low Latency
2 14 (26.42%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (26.42%) Electronic Trading
2 14 (26.42%) Multithreading
3 8 (15.09%) Software Engineering
4 5 (9.43%) Change Management
5 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.89%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (1.89%) Cyber Security
6 1 (1.89%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.89%) Coaching
6 1 (1.89%) Reverse Engineering
6 1 (1.89%) Project Management
6 1 (1.89%) Validation
6 1 (1.89%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 22 (41.51%) COBOL
2 20 (37.74%) C++
3 13 (24.53%) C
4 10 (18.87%) JCL
5 9 (16.98%) REXX
6 5 (9.43%) Embedded C
7 4 (7.55%) SELCOPY
7 4 (7.55%) SQL
8 2 (3.77%) Embedded C++
8 2 (3.77%) Python
8 2 (3.77%) C#
8 2 (3.77%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.89%) Ruby
9 1 (1.89%) Java
9 1 (1.89%) PHP
9 1 (1.89%) NATURAL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) QA
1 1 (1.89%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (15.09%) IBM
2 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.77%) Green Hills
4 1 (1.89%) Synopsys
4 1 (1.89%) QNX
4 1 (1.89%) SAP
4 1 (1.89%) EMC
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