The first table below looks at the demand for Asset Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Asset Management over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Processes & Methodologies category for the Milton Keynes 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Asset Management
Rank 46 45 58
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +13
Contract jobs citing Asset Management 22 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.44% 1.29% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.44% 1.78% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 7
Average daily rate £425 £131 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+223.80% -61.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £100 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £521 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £401 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.80% +8.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £162.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £14.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+28.81% -7.81%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
639 394 544
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 70.92% 72.69% 64.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 354 236 256
Average daily rate £375 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 20 32
Average hourly rate £15.97 £15.25 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.52 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £162.50 £17.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Asset Management
Buckinghamshire

Asset Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Asset Management across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Asset Management Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Asset Management
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Asset Management across the Milton Keynes region.

Asset Management Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Asset Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Asset Management across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Asset Management Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Asset Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Asset Management across the Milton Keynes region.

Asset Management Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Asset Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Asset Management 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 Asset Management.

1 23 (58.97%) Windows
1 23 (58.97%) Microsoft
2 22 (56.41%) SQL
3 17 (43.59%) Oracle
3 17 (43.59%) MS Excel
4 16 (41.03%) IBM
5 10 (25.64%) Oracle Certification
5 10 (25.64%) Retail
6 9 (23.08%) Finance
7 8 (20.51%) VMware
8 7 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (12.82%) Investment Management
9 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (12.82%) VCDX
9 5 (12.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (12.82%) Banking
9 5 (12.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (12.82%) Active Directory
9 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (12.82%) MS Exchange
9 5 (12.82%) MCSE
9 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
9 5 (12.82%) Hedge funds
9 5 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (10.26%) Degree
11 2 (5.13%) Windows 7
11 2 (5.13%) APMP

Asset Management
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Asset Management 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 Asset Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (12.82%) MS Exchange
1 5 (12.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 5 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.56%) SAS
Applications
1 17 (43.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (25.64%) Retail
2 9 (23.08%) Finance
3 5 (12.82%) Banking
4 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Consultant
2 10 (25.64%) Software Consultant
3 9 (23.08%) Management Consultant
4 5 (12.82%) Project Manager
4 5 (12.82%) Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Server Specialist
5 4 (10.26%) Senior Server Specialist
6 2 (5.13%) Business Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Information Security Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Principal Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Principal Security Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Head of Technology
6 2 (5.13%) Change Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Business Change Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Security Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Report Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Hedge funds
2 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (58.97%) Windows
2 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (12.82%) Investment Management
2 2 (5.13%) Business Process Improvement
2 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (5.13%) Cyber Security
2 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2
2 2 (5.13%) Project Management
2 2 (5.13%) Change Management
2 2 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (5.13%) Risk Management
2 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (5.13%) Information Security
3 1 (2.56%) Programme Management
3 1 (2.56%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (56.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (25.64%) Oracle Certification
2 5 (12.82%) MCSE
2 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (12.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (12.82%) VCDX
3 4 (10.26%) Degree
4 2 (5.13%) APMP
5 1 (2.56%) PMP
System Software
1 7 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (12.82%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 23 (58.97%) Microsoft
2 17 (43.59%) Oracle
3 16 (41.03%) IBM
4 8 (20.51%) VMware
5 2 (5.13%) Cisco
6 1 (2.56%) SAP
6 1 (2.56%) Adobe
6 1 (2.56%) Symantec
6 1 (2.56%) McAfee