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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Axios Systems assyst
Rank 599 606 601
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Contract jobs citing assyst 7 8 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.016% 0.039%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.18% 0.19% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 8
Median daily rate £413 £312 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.42% -18.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £303 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £320 £482
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £312 £250
% change year-on-year
+20.38% +24.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £24.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +60.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £24.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +60.00%
assyst
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
3960 4143 4640
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.64% 8.21% 9.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2526 2399 2818
Median daily rate £450 £433 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.04% -3.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £301 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 74 37
Median hourly rate £17.50 £30.00 £20.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.66% +45.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £5.00 £17.62 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.38 £52.47 £83.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £38.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-40.25% +102.63%

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

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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 9 December 2016.

assyst Daily Rate Histogram 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 9 December 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
West Midlands - 3 £425 -
London +11 2 £450 -
East of England -1 2 £375 +24.79%
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UK

assyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 8 (38.10%) ITIL
2 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
3 7 (33.33%) Windows
3 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 7 (33.33%) Remedy
4 6 (28.57%) Service Management
4 6 (28.57%) Cisco
4 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 5 (23.81%) Finance
5 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
6 4 (19.05%) Change Management
6 4 (19.05%) ITSM
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
6 4 (19.05%) MS Office
6 4 (19.05%) DNS
6 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
6 4 (19.05%) Degree
6 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
6 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
6 4 (19.05%) Office 365
7 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (14.29%) NetScaler
7 3 (14.29%) Cisco ISE
7 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (14.29%) Riverbed
7 3 (14.29%) Aruba
7 3 (14.29%) Skype for Business
7 3 (14.29%) Cisco IPT
7 3 (14.29%) Fortinet

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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 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 3 (14.29%) Skype for Business
3 2 (9.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (9.52%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
2 4 (19.05%) MS Office
3 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Office 365
2 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.52%) iTunes
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) DNS
2 3 (14.29%) Cisco IPT
2 3 (14.29%) Cisco ISE
2 3 (14.29%) NetScaler
2 3 (14.29%) OSPF
2 3 (14.29%) SNMP
2 3 (14.29%) TACACS
2 3 (14.29%) Wireless
3 2 (9.52%) DHCP
3 2 (9.52%) Skype
3 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.76%) Firewall
4 1 (4.76%) NAS
4 1 (4.76%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) MySQL
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Network Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Exchange Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Messaging Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Messaging Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Migration Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) NOC Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Office 365 Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Support Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) SOAP
1 3 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (4.76%) SailPoint
2 1 (4.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) CMDB
1 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 3 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (9.52%) Blackberry
2 2 (9.52%) Smartphone
3 1 (4.76%) Handset
3 1 (4.76%) Replication
3 1 (4.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) ITIL
2 6 (28.57%) Service Management
3 4 (19.05%) Change Management
3 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
3 4 (19.05%) ITSM
4 3 (14.29%) Migration
4 3 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Identity Management
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (4.76%) Change Control
6 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.76%) ETL
6 1 (4.76%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (4.76%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (4.76%) Network Management
6 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 3 (14.29%) SQL
3 2 (9.52%) C
4 1 (4.76%) Perl
4 1 (4.76%) Prolog
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
1 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
1 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) MOS
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (9.52%) SCCM
2 2 (9.52%) SCOM
3 1 (4.76%) BladeLogic
3 1 (4.76%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 7 (33.33%) Remedy
3 6 (28.57%) Cisco
4 3 (14.29%) Aruba
4 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 3 (14.29%) Citrix
4 3 (14.29%) Fortinet
4 3 (14.29%) HP
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle
4 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 3 (14.29%) Riverbed
5 2 (9.52%) Apple
5 2 (9.52%) Clearswift
6 1 (4.76%) BMC
6 1 (4.76%) CA
6 1 (4.76%) F5
6 1 (4.76%) Samsung
6 1 (4.76%) ServiceNow
6 1 (4.76%) Symantec
6 1 (4.76%) VMware