The table below looks at the statistics for assyst skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited assyst over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Axios Systems assyst
Rank 390 385 357
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -28
Contract jobs citing assyst 8 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.038% 0.037% 0.031%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.41% 0.41% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
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£450 £125 £160
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+260.00% -21.87%
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £210 £450
% change year-on-year
+89.28% -53.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 - -
assyst
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Business Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
1963 1975 1567
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.29% 9.16% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1248 1149 900
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £624 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 23 9
Average hourly rate £42.75 £20.00 £23.39
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+113.75% -14.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £15.40 £18.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £78.50 £80.00 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £37.80 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-53.70% +6.47%

assyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing assyst across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

assyst Jobs Demand Trend in London

assyst
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

assyst Daily Rate Trend in London

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Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

assyst Hourly Rate Trend in London

assyst
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing assyst within the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
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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
City of London - 6 - -
assyst
England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing assyst 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 assyst.

1 16 (66.67%) Internet
2 10 (41.67%) ITIL
3 9 (37.50%) Windows
3 9 (37.50%) SLA
3 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 9 (37.50%) Windows 7
4 8 (33.33%) Information Assurance
4 8 (33.33%) Network Security
4 8 (33.33%) Hedge funds
4 8 (33.33%) Change Control
4 8 (33.33%) Cyber Security
4 8 (33.33%) Software Deployment
4 8 (33.33%) Handset
4 8 (33.33%) GIAC
4 8 (33.33%) Financial Institution
4 8 (33.33%) Firewall
4 8 (33.33%) Wireless
4 8 (33.33%) Finance
4 8 (33.33%) Information Security
4 8 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
4 8 (33.33%) CEH
4 8 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
4 8 (33.33%) Investment Banking
4 8 (33.33%) Banking
4 8 (33.33%) Altiris
4 8 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 8 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (33.33%) CISSP
4 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification

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Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing assyst 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 assyst. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 8 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (66.67%) Internet
2 8 (33.33%) Network Security
2 8 (33.33%) Firewall
2 8 (33.33%) Wireless
2 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 8 (33.33%) VPN
2 8 (33.33%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (33.33%) Financial Institution
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
1 8 (33.33%) Investment Banking
1 8 (33.33%) Banking
2 7 (29.17%) Law
3 2 (8.33%) Legal
3 2 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) Analyst
2 9 (37.50%) Service Analyst
2 9 (37.50%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (29.17%) Information Security Specialist
3 7 (29.17%) Product Analyst
3 7 (29.17%) Information Security Analyst
3 7 (29.17%) Information Analyst
3 7 (29.17%) Security Specialist
3 7 (29.17%) Information Specialist
3 7 (29.17%) Security Analyst
3 7 (29.17%) Product Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support
4 2 (8.33%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Information Security Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Web Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Information Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Hedge funds
1 8 (33.33%) Handset
1 8 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Windows
1 9 (37.50%) Windows 7
2 8 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) ITIL
2 8 (33.33%) Information Assurance
2 8 (33.33%) Change Control
2 8 (33.33%) Cyber Security
2 8 (33.33%) Software Deployment
2 8 (33.33%) Information Security
2 8 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
2 8 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 7 (29.17%) ISMS
4 5 (20.83%) Service Management
5 4 (16.67%) ITSM
6 2 (8.33%) Project Management
6 2 (8.33%) CRM
6 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.33%) Scrum
6 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.33%) Programme Management
6 2 (8.33%) Supplier Management
6 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) GIAC
1 8 (33.33%) CEH
1 8 (33.33%) CISSP
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (4.17%) Security+ Certification
2 1 (4.17%) MCSA
2 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.17%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (37.50%) SLA
2 8 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (33.33%) Altiris
3 3 (12.50%) Remedy
4 2 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (8.33%) FrontRange
5 1 (4.17%) Akamai
5 1 (4.17%) Sitecore
5 1 (4.17%) ForgeRock