The table below looks at the statistics for assyst skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited assyst over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Axios Systems assyst
Rank 595 610 566
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -44
Contract jobs citing assyst 25 8 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.051% 0.016% 0.062%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.63% 0.19% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 23
Median daily rate £450 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £310 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £430 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £200 £325
% change year-on-year
+90.62% -38.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £32.00 -
% change year-on-year
-21.87% -
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UK

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

Business Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
3975 4154 4609
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.05% 8.30% 9.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2480 2471 2585
Median daily rate £438 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £290 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 37 70
Median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £31.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% -29.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.40 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £99.00 £39.30 £51.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £23.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+52.17% -26.98%

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Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing assyst as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

assyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

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Daily Rate Trend in England

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

assyst Daily Rate Trend in England

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Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing assyst across the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

assyst Daily Rate Histogram in England

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Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

assyst Hourly Rate Trend in England

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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 assyst within the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London +2 11 £470 +4.44% 1
East of England - 8 £450 -
South East -8 4 £338 +3.84%
South West - 1 £500 -
West Midlands - 1 - - 3
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing assyst 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 assyst.

1 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
2 14 (43.75%) MS Office
3 13 (40.63%) MS Excel
4 11 (34.38%) Active Directory
5 9 (28.13%) ITIL
6 7 (21.88%) Windows
6 7 (21.88%) MS Exchange
7 6 (18.75%) Citrix
7 6 (18.75%) Internet
7 6 (18.75%) Change Management
7 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
7 6 (18.75%) MOS
7 6 (18.75%) SCOM
7 6 (18.75%) Windows Server
8 5 (15.63%) Degree
8 5 (15.63%) PowerShell
8 5 (15.63%) Office 365
8 5 (15.63%) Migration
8 5 (15.63%) Remedy
9 4 (12.50%) Firewall
9 4 (12.50%) DHCP
9 4 (12.50%) DNS
9 4 (12.50%) Finance
9 4 (12.50%) Law
9 4 (12.50%) Incident Management
9 4 (12.50%) XenApp
9 4 (12.50%) Mingle
9 4 (12.50%) Trello
10 3 (9.38%) Cybersecurity
10 3 (9.38%) Skype

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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 7 (21.88%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.38%) IIS
2 3 (9.38%) Skype for Business
3 2 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (6.25%) CICS
Applications
1 14 (43.75%) MS Office
2 13 (40.63%) MS Excel
3 4 (12.50%) Mingle
4 3 (9.38%) MS Project
5 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Office 365
2 4 (12.50%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) Internet
2 4 (12.50%) DHCP
2 4 (12.50%) DNS
2 4 (12.50%) Firewall
3 3 (9.38%) Intranet
3 3 (9.38%) Skype
3 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
3 3 (9.38%) Wireless
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco IPT
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (6.25%) NetScaler
4 2 (6.25%) TACACS
4 2 (6.25%) VPN
5 1 (3.13%) LDAP
5 1 (3.13%) NAS
5 1 (3.13%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (3.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) DB2
3 1 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
1 4 (12.50%) Law
2 3 (9.38%) Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Analyst
2 5 (15.63%) Applications Support
3 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Specialist
4 3 (9.38%) Desktop Support
4 3 (9.38%) Support Specialist
5 2 (6.25%) Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (6.25%) Applications Support Specialist
5 2 (6.25%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Information Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Information Security Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Project Planner
5 2 (6.25%) Security Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Security Specialist
5 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.38%) Blackberry
2 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.25%) AS400
3 2 (6.25%) CMDB
3 2 (6.25%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (6.25%) Mainframe
3 2 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (6.25%) Virtual Team
4 1 (3.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Windows
2 6 (18.75%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.25%) Linux
3 2 (6.25%) MVS
3 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (6.25%) zOS
4 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) ITIL
2 6 (18.75%) Change Management
3 5 (15.63%) Migration
4 4 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 3 (9.38%) Change Control
5 3 (9.38%) Cutover Planning
5 3 (9.38%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (9.38%) Identity Management
5 3 (9.38%) Information Security
5 3 (9.38%) ISMS
5 3 (9.38%) ITIL V3
5 3 (9.38%) ITSM
5 3 (9.38%) Problem Management
5 3 (9.38%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.25%) Document Management
6 2 (6.25%) High Availability
6 2 (6.25%) Service Management
6 2 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.25%) COBOL
2 2 (6.25%) JCL
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) MOS
2 5 (15.63%) Degree
3 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.13%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (9.38%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (34.38%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.50%) XenApp
3 3 (9.38%) ISA Server
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (6.25%) Job Entry Subsystem
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) SCOM
2 2 (6.25%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (6.25%) DameWare
2 2 (6.25%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.75%) Citrix
3 5 (15.63%) Remedy
4 3 (9.38%) Adobe
5 2 (6.25%) Cisco
5 2 (6.25%) IBM
5 2 (6.25%) NetIQ
5 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.13%) VMware