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 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Assembly Language (Assembler)
Rank 557 555 537
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -18
Contract jobs citing Assembly Language 34 27 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.072% 0.058% 0.063%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.19% 0.15% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 5
Average daily rate £425 £350 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £338 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £388 £413
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 9
Average hourly rate £36.25 £39.75 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.80% +3.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £39.50 £28.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.75 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £39.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year
-8.22% +2.59%
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
18260 17682 16809
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.61% 37.98% 37.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 12522 11866 10677
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 484 400 455
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £19.65 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.39 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
South East - 17 £525 - 9
North West -6 8 £425 -10.52% 1
North East - 6 £325 -
Yorkshire -10 3 - - 1
Assembly Language
UK

Assembly Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 33 (66.00%) C++
2 30 (60.00%) COBOL
2 30 (60.00%) CICS
3 24 (48.00%) IBM
4 23 (46.00%) REXX
4 23 (46.00%) JCL
5 22 (44.00%) CA
6 21 (42.00%) Finance
7 19 (38.00%) Mainframe
7 19 (38.00%) ISPF
7 19 (38.00%) CLIST
8 18 (36.00%) Easytrieve
9 17 (34.00%) Mentoring
10 16 (32.00%) Perl
10 16 (32.00%) Windows
11 15 (30.00%) DB2
11 15 (30.00%) Banking
12 13 (26.00%) Java
12 13 (26.00%) zOS
12 13 (26.00%) MQSeries
13 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
13 12 (24.00%) JavaScript
13 12 (24.00%) C
13 12 (24.00%) Oracle
13 12 (24.00%) Windows Server
13 12 (24.00%) WebSphere
14 11 (22.00%) IBM Mainframe
14 11 (22.00%) Time Sharing Option
14 11 (22.00%) C#
14 11 (22.00%) SQL

Assembly Language
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 30 (60.00%) CICS
2 13 (26.00%) MQSeries
3 12 (24.00%) WebSphere
4 6 (12.00%) Apache
4 6 (12.00%) IIS
4 6 (12.00%) JBoss
4 6 (12.00%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.00%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (14.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.00%) Simulink
3 1 (2.00%) MS Office
3 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.00%) SSL
2 8 (16.00%) FTP
3 6 (12.00%) WinSCP
4 4 (8.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (6.00%) RS-232
6 1 (2.00%) Kerberos
6 1 (2.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (36.00%) Easytrieve
2 15 (30.00%) DB2
3 10 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 10 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 6 (12.00%) MS Access
4 6 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 7 (14.00%) ClearCase
3 6 (12.00%) Eclipse
3 6 (12.00%) Subversion
4 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (42.00%) Finance
2 15 (30.00%) Banking
3 6 (12.00%) Automotive
4 4 (8.00%) Electronics
5 3 (6.00%) Aerospace
6 2 (4.00%) Retail
7 1 (2.00%) Front Office
7 1 (2.00%) Games
7 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (38.00%) Architect
2 13 (26.00%) Developer
3 8 (16.00%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (14.00%) C++ Developer
5 6 (12.00%) Applications Developer
5 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Developer
5 6 (12.00%) Software Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) C Software Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Embedded C Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Embedded Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Systems Architect
7 4 (8.00%) Unix Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Design Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Senior Design Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) Designer
9 2 (4.00%) Development Support Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) Senior Applications Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Senior Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (38.00%) ISPF
2 10 (20.00%) .NET
2 10 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (12.00%) EJB
3 6 (12.00%) Hibernate
3 6 (12.00%) J2EE
3 6 (12.00%) JMS
3 6 (12.00%) JSP
3 6 (12.00%) Servlets
3 6 (12.00%) Struts
3 6 (12.00%) Web Services
3 6 (12.00%) WSDL
3 6 (12.00%) XML
3 6 (12.00%) XSD
4 4 (8.00%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (2.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (38.00%) Mainframe
2 11 (22.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 10 (20.00%) VSAM
4 7 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (12.00%) PMI
6 4 (8.00%) Equities
6 4 (8.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 4 (8.00%) Fintech
6 4 (8.00%) Grid Computing
7 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
7 3 (6.00%) Verilog
7 3 (6.00%) VHDL
8 2 (4.00%) Algorithms
8 2 (4.00%) Bitcoin
8 2 (4.00%) Cryptography
8 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
9 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
9 1 (2.00%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (2.00%) Physics
9 1 (2.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (32.00%) Windows
2 13 (26.00%) zOS
3 12 (24.00%) Windows Server
3 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (12.00%) Linux
4 6 (12.00%) MVS
5 5 (10.00%) Unix
6 1 (2.00%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.00%) Mentoring
2 8 (16.00%) Project Management
2 8 (16.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (12.00%) Agile Project Management
3 6 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (12.00%) CMMI
3 6 (12.00%) Multithreading
3 6 (12.00%) PRINCE
3 6 (12.00%) PRINCE2
3 6 (12.00%) RUP
3 6 (12.00%) SDLC
3 6 (12.00%) Service Management
3 6 (12.00%) Waterfall
4 4 (8.00%) Data Management
4 4 (8.00%) Electronic Trading
4 4 (8.00%) Low Latency
4 4 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (6.00%) Automated Testing
5 3 (6.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (6.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 33 (66.00%) C++
2 30 (60.00%) COBOL
3 23 (46.00%) JCL
3 23 (46.00%) REXX
4 19 (38.00%) CLIST
5 16 (32.00%) Perl
6 13 (26.00%) Java
7 12 (24.00%) C
7 12 (24.00%) JavaScript
8 11 (22.00%) C#
8 11 (22.00%) SQL
9 10 (20.00%) VBA
10 7 (14.00%) Embedded C
11 5 (10.00%) Bash Shell
11 5 (10.00%) C-shell
12 4 (8.00%) Korn
13 3 (6.00%) Embedded C++
13 3 (6.00%) MATLAB
14 1 (2.00%) Pascal
14 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (18.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (14.00%) Degree
2 7 (14.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (12.00%) PMI Certification
4 4 (8.00%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.00%) MISRA
2 3 (6.00%) DO-178B
2 3 (6.00%) ISO26262
2 3 (6.00%) MISRA C
3 2 (4.00%) DO-254
System Software
1 11 (22.00%) Time Sharing Option
2 4 (8.00%) Firmware
3 1 (2.00%) Job Entry Subsystem
3 1 (2.00%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) zSecure
Vendors
1 24 (48.00%) IBM
2 22 (44.00%) CA
3 12 (24.00%) Oracle
4 10 (20.00%) Micro Focus
5 7 (14.00%) HP
6 6 (12.00%) Chordiant
6 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (8.00%) Sun
8 3 (6.00%) Freescale
9 2 (4.00%) Altera
9 2 (4.00%) Xilinx
10 1 (2.00%) EMC
10 1 (2.00%) Siemens
10 1 (2.00%) Sybase
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