The table below looks at the statistics for Assembly Language skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Assembly Language over the 3 months to 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Assembly Language (Assembler)
England / North West
Rank 134 152 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Contract jobs citing Assembly Language 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.076% 0.026% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.19% 0.073% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £276 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £400 £288
% change year-on-year
-28.12% +39.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £42.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+11.90% +6.32%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1033 1368 1055
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 39.31% 35.56% 34.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 718 872 697
Median daily rate £375 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 60 31
Median hourly rate £45.00 £29.50 £35.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.54% -16.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £14.00 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.54 £40.00 £42.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

Assembly Language
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Assembly Language as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Assembly Language Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Assembly Language
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Assembly Language across the North West region.

Assembly Language Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Assembly Language
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Assembly Language across the North West region.

Assembly Language Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Assembly Language
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Assembly Language within the North West region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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
Manchester +15 1 £228 -
Cheshire - 1 £325 -
Assembly Language
England

Assembly Language
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Assembly Language 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 North West region with a requirement for Assembly Language.

1 2 (100.00%) JCL
1 2 (100.00%) COBOL
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) CICS
2 1 (50.00%) RACF
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) VSAM
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management

Assembly Language
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (50.00%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (50.00%) VSAM
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) COBOL
1 2 (100.00%) JCL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) RACF