The table below looks at the prevalence of the term ASIC in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ASIC over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC)
England / London
Rank - 416 -
Contract jobs citing ASIC 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - 0.014% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.041% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £405 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £40.25 -
% change year-on-year
+36.64% -

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
6573 7349 7463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.42% 34.27% 34.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 4558 5157 5176
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £288 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 119 141
Median hourly rate £26.50 £19.99 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.56% +1.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.10 £13.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £35.48 £37.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +25.00%

ASIC
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing ASIC as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

ASIC Jobs Demand Trend in London

ASIC
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

ASIC Daily Rate Trend in London

ASIC
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

ASIC Hourly Rate Trend in London

ASIC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ASIC 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 London region with a requirement for ASIC.

1 8 (88.89%) MiFID
1 8 (88.89%) EMIR
2 7 (77.78%) Test Strategy
2 7 (77.78%) Reference Data
2 7 (77.78%) Middleware
2 7 (77.78%) DSL
2 7 (77.78%) FpML
3 6 (66.67%) Legal
3 6 (66.67%) Fixed Income
3 6 (66.67%) Equities
3 6 (66.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (66.67%) DTCC
4 2 (22.22%) Degree
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 1 (11.11%) PMI
5 1 (11.11%) PMP
5 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
5 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) Banking
5 1 (11.11%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (11.11%) Front Office
5 1 (11.11%) Finance
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (11.11%) Data Integration

ASIC
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) DSL
General
1 6 (66.67%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Corporate Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
1 6 (66.67%) Business Analyst
1 6 (66.67%) Report Analyst
1 6 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
1 6 (66.67%) Senior Business Analyst
1 6 (66.67%) Senior Reporting Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Report Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) FpML
1 7 (77.78%) Middleware
2 1 (11.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Reference Data
2 6 (66.67%) DTCC
2 6 (66.67%) Equities
2 6 (66.67%) Fixed Income
2 6 (66.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (11.11%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Test Strategy
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
3 1 (11.11%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) BC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
2 1 (11.11%) PMP
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (88.89%) EMIR
1 8 (88.89%) MiFID