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 26 August 2016 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Assembly Language (Assembler)
Rank 147 159 138
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -21
Contract jobs citing Assembly Language 1 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.029% 0.094% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.075% 0.30% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £300 £400 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +45.45%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+11.84% -3.79%
Assembly Language
England

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
1331 1344 1032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 38.23% 31.75% 32.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 897 844 592
Median daily rate £375 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 41 30
Median hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £21.85 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.90 £54.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.77 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +10.77%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, 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 (66.67%) DB2
1 2 (66.67%) COBOL
1 2 (66.67%) Mainframe
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Internet of Things
2 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) RS-232
2 1 (33.33%) RS-485
2 1 (33.33%) RS-422
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
2 1 (33.33%) Perforce
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server

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 (33.33%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) RS-232
1 1 (33.33%) RS-422
1 1 (33.33%) RS-485
1 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) DB2
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mainframe
2 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
2 1 (33.33%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) COBOL
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Perforce