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 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Axios Systems assyst
UK / England
Rank 567 607 564
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -43
Contract jobs citing assyst 5 9 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.019% 0.059%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.14% 0.24% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 15
Median daily rate £425 £238 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+78.94% -40.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £160 £384
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -58.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £16.50 - £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 - £13.00

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
3693 3746 4337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.83% 7.99% 9.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2361 2269 2572
Median daily rate £450 £438 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £423 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.50% -0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 50 31
Median hourly rate £29.19 £35.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.77% +18.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £12.30 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.50 £69.07 £64.26
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £32.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-11.45% +81.94%

assyst
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

assyst
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

assyst
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

assyst
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 20 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
West Midlands - 3 £425 - 1
East of England -8 1 - -
South East - 1 - -
assyst
UK

assyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 6 (66.67%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) Service Management
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) MySQL
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle
4 3 (33.33%) SOAP
4 3 (33.33%) XML
4 3 (33.33%) SNMP
4 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 3 (33.33%) OSPF
4 3 (33.33%) Remedy
4 3 (33.33%) Fortinet
4 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 3 (33.33%) Aruba
4 3 (33.33%) Riverbed
5 2 (22.22%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
5 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) NetScaler
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (22.22%) TACACS
5 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
5 2 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco IPT

assyst
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 1 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) OSPF
1 3 (33.33%) SNMP
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco IPT
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco ISE
2 2 (22.22%) NetScaler
2 2 (22.22%) TACACS
2 2 (22.22%) Wireless
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) NOC Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Field Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Field Service Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) ITSM Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Monitoring Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) SOAP
1 3 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 1 (11.11%) CMDB
2 1 (11.11%) Handset
2 1 (11.11%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) Service Management
3 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 2 (22.22%) ITSM
3 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
3 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) ETL
4 1 (11.11%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) C
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) Prolog
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (11.11%) BladeLogic
2 1 (11.11%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Aruba
3 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 3 (33.33%) Fortinet
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (33.33%) Remedy
3 3 (33.33%) Riverbed
4 2 (22.22%) Citrix
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
5 1 (11.11%) BMC
5 1 (11.11%) CA
5 1 (11.11%) HP
5 1 (11.11%) IBM
5 1 (11.11%) Nokia
5 1 (11.11%) Samsung
5 1 (11.11%) SAP