The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category for the London region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Axios Systems assyst
Rank 396 400 402
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Contract jobs citing assyst 10 3 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.044% 0.013% 0.081%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.50% 0.14% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 6
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£375 - £315
90% offered a daily rate of more than £121 - £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 - £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £136 £260
% change year-on-year
+138.97% -47.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £14.50 -
Business Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
1994 2073 2306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.75% 8.69% 8.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1180 1248 1259
Average daily rate £450 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £304 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £425 £430
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 22 15
Average hourly rate £32.03 £20.00 £41.05
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.15% -51.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.80 £12.50 £22.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.89 £65.00 £63.86
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.41 £36.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-7.19% -2.70%
assyst
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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

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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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Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing assyst across the London region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

assyst Daily Rate Histogram 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

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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 11 July 2014. 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
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assyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 10 (71.43%) ITIL
2 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 6 (42.86%) Windows
4 5 (35.71%) Service Management
4 5 (35.71%) Change Management
4 5 (35.71%) Banking
5 4 (28.57%) Firewall
5 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
5 4 (28.57%) MS Office
5 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 4 (28.57%) Internet
5 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 4 (28.57%) ITIL V3
5 4 (28.57%) ITIL V2
6 3 (21.43%) Intranet
6 3 (21.43%) Change Control
6 3 (21.43%) Network Security
6 3 (21.43%) Information Assurance
6 3 (21.43%) CISSP
6 3 (21.43%) Finance
6 3 (21.43%) GIAC
6 3 (21.43%) Ethical Hacking
6 3 (21.43%) CEH
6 3 (21.43%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Information Security
6 3 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (14.29%) VMware
7 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
7 2 (14.29%) Wireless

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Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 1 (7.14%) IIS
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
1 4 (28.57%) Internet
1 4 (28.57%) Firewall
2 3 (21.43%) Intranet
2 3 (21.43%) Network Security
3 2 (14.29%) Wireless
4 1 (7.14%) DHCP
4 1 (7.14%) VPN
4 1 (7.14%) DNS
4 1 (7.14%) SAN
4 1 (7.14%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dreamweaver
General
1 5 (35.71%) Banking
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Law
3 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Change Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Information Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Change Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Security Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Product Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Change Management Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Information Security Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) ICT Technician
3 1 (7.14%) Product Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Information Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Handset
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Fat Client
2 1 (7.14%) Hedge funds
2 1 (7.14%) NHS
2 1 (7.14%) Thin Client
2 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
3 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) Service Management
2 5 (35.71%) Change Management
3 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 4 (28.57%) ITIL V3
3 4 (28.57%) ITIL V2
4 3 (21.43%) Change Control
4 3 (21.43%) Information Security
4 3 (21.43%) Ethical Hacking
4 3 (21.43%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Information Assurance
5 2 (14.29%) SIEM
6 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.14%) Software Deployment
6 1 (7.14%) Cyber Security
6 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Management
6 1 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
6 1 (7.14%) ISMS
6 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) CISSP
1 3 (21.43%) GIAC
1 3 (21.43%) CEH
2 2 (14.29%) MCSE
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (14.29%) Security+ Certification
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (7.14%) A+ Certification
3 1 (7.14%) MCSA
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Citrix
2 2 (14.29%) Remedy
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle