The table below looks at the statistics for Asset Management 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 Asset Management over the 3 months to 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Asset Management
England / North West
Rank 118 131 129
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Contract jobs citing Asset Management 19 29 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.73% 0.76% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 0.92% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 19 4
Median daily rate £335 £600 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.16% +48.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £325 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £680 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-11.17% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 4
Median hourly rate £50.00 £43.43 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.12% +128.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £43.43 £17.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.80 £43.43 £28.48
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £21.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-30.95% +16.66%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2135 3156 2639
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 82.31% 82.29% 77.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1363 1903 1514
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £533 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 144 112
Median hourly rate £42.48 £37.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.26% +1.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.95 £16.00 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.71 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

Asset Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Asset Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Asset Management Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Asset Management
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Asset Management Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Asset Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Asset Management across the North West region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Asset Management Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Asset Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Asset Management Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Asset Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Asset Management across the North West region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Asset Management Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

Asset Management
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 Asset Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 February 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
Cheshire +39 6 £350 - 1
Lancashire +18 4 - -
Manchester -8 4 £325 -45.83% 4
Merseyside - 4 £210 -
Asset Management
England

Asset Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Asset Management 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 Asset Management.

1 14 (34.15%) Software Asset Management
2 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (29.27%) ITIL
3 12 (29.27%) Service Management
4 9 (21.95%) Windows
5 8 (19.51%) Java
5 8 (19.51%) IBM
5 8 (19.51%) Change Management
5 8 (19.51%) Finance
5 8 (19.51%) Banking
5 8 (19.51%) ServiceNow
6 7 (17.07%) Data Centre
6 7 (17.07%) IBM BigFix
6 7 (17.07%) SCOM
6 7 (17.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (17.07%) Mainframe
6 7 (17.07%) Netcool
6 7 (17.07%) ITSM
6 7 (17.07%) CA
6 7 (17.07%) Perl
6 7 (17.07%) AIX
6 7 (17.07%) HPUX
6 7 (17.07%) Solaris
6 7 (17.07%) Linux
7 6 (14.63%) Middleware
7 6 (14.63%) Business Analysis
7 6 (14.63%) Data Centre Operations
8 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
8 5 (12.20%) Project Management
8 5 (12.20%) SQL Server

Asset Management
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 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.44%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.44%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
1 2 (4.88%) ZigBee
2 1 (2.44%) DHCP
2 1 (2.44%) DNS
2 1 (2.44%) Firewall
2 1 (2.44%) FTP
2 1 (2.44%) HTTP
2 1 (2.44%) Internet
2 1 (2.44%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.88%) RavenDB
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.44%) DB2
3 1 (2.44%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Fiddler
1 1 (2.44%) Firebug
1 1 (2.44%) JMeter
1 1 (2.44%) LoadRunner
1 1 (2.44%) The Grinder
1 1 (2.44%) Toad
General
1 8 (19.51%) Banking
1 8 (19.51%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Billing
2 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Analyst
2 8 (19.51%) Business Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) Data Centre Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Project Manager
4 5 (12.20%) Data Centre Operations Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Operations Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Management Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) IT Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Security Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Asset Management Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Monitoring Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Network Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Software Project Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) Middleware
2 2 (4.88%) .NET
2 2 (4.88%) .NET Framework
2 2 (4.88%) AngularJS
2 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 2 (4.88%) CSS
2 2 (4.88%) CSS3
2 2 (4.88%) HTML
2 2 (4.88%) HTML5
2 2 (4.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (2.44%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Data Centre
1 7 (17.07%) Mainframe
2 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.88%) Fintech
3 2 (4.88%) RIA
3 2 (4.88%) Smart Meter
3 2 (4.88%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.44%) BYOD
4 1 (2.44%) CMDB
4 1 (2.44%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.44%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Windows
2 7 (17.07%) AIX
2 7 (17.07%) HPUX
2 7 (17.07%) Linux
2 7 (17.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (17.07%) Solaris
3 3 (7.32%) Windows Server
3 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) Software Asset Management
2 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (29.27%) ITIL
3 12 (29.27%) Service Management
4 8 (19.51%) Change Management
5 7 (17.07%) ITSM
6 6 (14.63%) Business Analysis
6 6 (14.63%) Data Centre Operations
7 5 (12.20%) Project Management
8 4 (9.76%) Risk Management
9 3 (7.32%) Target Operating Model
9 3 (7.32%) Use Case
10 2 (4.88%) DevOps
10 2 (4.88%) MVC
10 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2
10 2 (4.88%) Problem Management
10 2 (4.88%) Project Governance
10 2 (4.88%) Scrum
10 2 (4.88%) Wealth Management
10 2 (4.88%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.51%) Java
2 7 (17.07%) Perl
3 4 (9.76%) SQL
4 2 (4.88%) C#
5 1 (2.44%) COBOL
5 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.44%) JCL
5 1 (2.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.76%) CBAP
2 4 (9.76%) IIBA
2 4 (9.76%) ISEB
3 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.32%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.88%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (17.07%) IBM BigFix
1 7 (17.07%) Netcool
1 7 (17.07%) SCOM
2 1 (2.44%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (2.44%) SCCM
2 1 (2.44%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (2.44%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (19.51%) IBM
1 8 (19.51%) ServiceNow
2 7 (17.07%) CA
3 3 (7.32%) Symantec
4 1 (2.44%) Google
4 1 (2.44%) HP
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle
4 1 (2.44%) VMware