The table below looks at the statistics for Assembly Language skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Assembly Language over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Assembly Language (Assembler)
Rank 138 106 115
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +9
Contract jobs citing Assembly Language 4 2 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.12% 0.089% 0.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.34% 0.24% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 5
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£338 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £329 £375 £349
% change year-on-year
-12.33% +7.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 10
Average hourly rate - £42.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year
+11.26% -9.55%
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 South West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1174 839 1154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 35.19% 37.16% 37.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 718 538 598
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 61 100
Average hourly rate £35.00 £30.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% -17.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.13 £12.75 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £43.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

Assembly Language
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Assembly Language across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Assembly Language Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Assembly Language
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Assembly Language Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Assembly Language
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Assembly Language Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Assembly Language
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Assembly Language within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol - 2 £313 - 2
Wiltshire -7 1 £425 -
Dorset - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - - 1
Assembly Language
England

Assembly Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Assembly Language 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 Assembly Language.

1 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 6 (75.00%) C
3 4 (50.00%) C++
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) Embedded C
5 2 (25.00%) Python
5 2 (25.00%) ClearCase
5 2 (25.00%) OO
5 2 (25.00%) UNIX
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) Firmware
5 2 (25.00%) VxWorks
5 2 (25.00%) QNX
5 2 (25.00%) Electronics
5 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) Coverity
5 2 (25.00%) Valgrind
5 2 (25.00%) DO-178B
5 2 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) Reverse Engineering
6 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (12.50%) Cyber Security
6 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 1 (12.50%) Coaching
6 1 (12.50%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
6 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared

Assembly Language
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Assembly Language 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 Assembly Language. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) LabWindows
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) ClearCase
1 2 (25.00%) Valgrind
2 1 (12.50%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (12.50%) LabVIEW
2 1 (12.50%) Bugzilla
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 2 (25.00%) Electronics
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
2 1 (12.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded C Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Radio Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Principle Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Design Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Firmware
1 2 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) VxWorks
2 2 (25.00%) UNIX
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) UML
3 1 (12.50%) Validation
3 1 (12.50%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Cyber Security
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C
2 4 (50.00%) C++
3 3 (37.50%) Embedded C
4 2 (25.00%) Python
5 1 (12.50%) Ada
5 1 (12.50%) Embedded C++
5 1 (12.50%) MATLAB
5 1 (12.50%) Ruby
5 1 (12.50%) PHP
5 1 (12.50%) VC++
5 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) QNX
1 2 (25.00%) Coverity
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