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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Asset Management
Rank 147 136 87
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -49
Contract jobs citing Asset Management 17 21 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.42% 0.54% 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.70% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 28
Median daily rate £370 £450 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.77% +66.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £345 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £513 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £382
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +11.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £77.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -80.51%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.43 £14.93 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+10.05% -33.66%
Asset Management
England

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
3294 3016 2345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.62% 77.59% 75.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2049 1667 1222
Median daily rate £418 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £550 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 146 126
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.00 £25.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +47.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.86 £60.00 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

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 5 May 2016.

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
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 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -14 8 £463 -7.50%
Cheshire -10 6 £300 -
Merseyside -3 1 £315 -10.00% 1
Asset Management
England

Asset Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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 19 (36.54%) Finance
2 16 (30.77%) Service Management
3 12 (23.08%) Software Asset Management
4 11 (21.15%) Project Management
4 11 (21.15%) ITIL
5 10 (19.23%) Investment Management
6 9 (17.31%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (17.31%) Banking
7 7 (13.46%) Degree
7 7 (13.46%) IT Asset Management
8 6 (11.54%) PgMP
8 6 (11.54%) Problem Management
8 6 (11.54%) Supplier Management
8 6 (11.54%) Programme Management
8 6 (11.54%) Risk Management
8 6 (11.54%) PMI
8 6 (11.54%) PMP
8 6 (11.54%) PMI Certification
8 6 (11.54%) Configuration Management
9 5 (9.62%) IBM
9 5 (9.62%) Legal
9 5 (9.62%) MS PowerPoint
9 5 (9.62%) Time Management
9 5 (9.62%) Software Licensing
9 5 (9.62%) Coaching
10 4 (7.69%) Software License Management
10 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (7.69%) ITIL V3
10 4 (7.69%) Logistics
10 4 (7.69%) Incident Management

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 3 (5.77%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.92%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (9.62%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.92%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.92%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.92%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.92%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) Firewall
1 1 (1.92%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) GIS
2 1 (1.92%) DB2
2 1 (1.92%) OLTP
2 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (36.54%) Finance
2 9 (17.31%) Banking
3 5 (9.62%) Legal
4 2 (3.85%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.92%) Retail
5 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (32.69%) Analyst
2 12 (23.08%) Project Manager
3 5 (9.62%) Software Manager
4 4 (7.69%) Asset Management Analyst
4 4 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 4 (7.69%) ITIL Manager
4 4 (7.69%) Service Analyst
4 4 (7.69%) Software Analyst
4 4 (7.69%) Software Asset Manager
5 3 (5.77%) Architect
5 3 (5.77%) Asset Management Project Manager
5 3 (5.77%) Consultant
5 3 (5.77%) Finance Business Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) Financial Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) Financial Business Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) Regulatory Business Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) Software Project Manager
6 2 (3.85%) Incident Manager
6 2 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) HTML
2 1 (1.92%) CSS
2 1 (1.92%) Hibernate
2 1 (1.92%) jQuery
2 1 (1.92%) REST
2 1 (1.92%) Spring
2 1 (1.92%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) PMI
2 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.77%) CMDB
3 3 (5.77%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.85%) Cryptography
4 2 (3.85%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.85%) Smart Meter
4 2 (3.85%) Tandem
5 1 (1.92%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.92%) Statistics
5 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.85%) Unix
1 2 (3.85%) Windows
2 1 (1.92%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.77%) Service Management
2 12 (23.08%) Software Asset Management
3 11 (21.15%) ITIL
3 11 (21.15%) Project Management
4 10 (19.23%) Investment Management
5 9 (17.31%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (13.46%) IT Asset Management
7 6 (11.54%) Configuration Management
7 6 (11.54%) Problem Management
7 6 (11.54%) Programme Management
7 6 (11.54%) Risk Management
7 6 (11.54%) Supplier Management
8 5 (9.62%) Coaching
8 5 (9.62%) Software Licensing
8 5 (9.62%) Time Management
9 4 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (7.69%) Incident Management
9 4 (7.69%) ITIL V3
9 4 (7.69%) Logistics
9 4 (7.69%) Software License Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.77%) JavaScript
1 3 (5.77%) SQL
2 2 (3.85%) C++
2 2 (3.85%) Java
2 2 (3.85%) Python
3 1 (1.92%) ABAP
3 1 (1.92%) C
3 1 (1.92%) JCL
3 1 (1.92%) REXX
Qualifications
1 7 (13.46%) Degree
2 6 (11.54%) PgMP
2 6 (11.54%) PMI Certification
2 6 (11.54%) PMP
3 2 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.92%) APMP
4 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.92%) IAS 39
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Firmware
1 1 (1.92%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 5 (9.62%) IBM
2 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.69%) SAP
3 3 (5.77%) Adobe
3 3 (5.77%) Citrix
3 3 (5.77%) Remedy
4 2 (3.85%) Autodesk
4 2 (3.85%) CA
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle
4 2 (3.85%) Sophos
5 1 (1.92%) Apple
5 1 (1.92%) Google
5 1 (1.92%) HP
5 1 (1.92%) Juniper
5 1 (1.92%) ServiceNow