The table below looks at the statistics for Asset Management 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 Asset Management over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Asset Management
Rank 100 92 99
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Contract jobs citing Asset Management 38 51 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.25% 1.58% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.64% 2.05% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 34 8
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £258 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £450 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £385 £425
% change year-on-year
+10.45% -9.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Average hourly rate £21.00 £15.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.48% +19.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.85 £22.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-34.00% +50.00%
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 South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2314 2490 1552
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 76.12% 76.90% 69.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1488 1563 963
Average daily rate £400 £371 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.96% +2.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £500 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 111 64
Average hourly rate £36.40 £33.84 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.56% +5.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.70 £13.50 £16.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.33 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -5.23%

Asset Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Asset Management across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Asset Management Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Asset Management
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Asset Management Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Asset Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Asset Management across the South West region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Asset Management Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Asset Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Asset Management Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Asset Management
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 Asset Management within the South West region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. 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
Wiltshire +15 15 £438 +59.09% 1
Somerset -1 11 £425 +20.56%
Gloucestershire -9 9 £150 -53.84% 1
Bristol +6 1 £385 -39.84% 1
Dorset +3 1 - - 2
Devon - 1 - -
Asset Management
England

Asset Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Asset Management 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 Asset Management.

1 26 (46.43%) Microsoft
2 13 (23.21%) Windows
3 12 (21.43%) IT Asset Management
4 11 (19.64%) Security Cleared
5 9 (16.07%) SC Cleared
5 9 (16.07%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (16.07%) SQL
5 9 (16.07%) Finance
6 8 (14.29%) Migration
6 8 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
6 8 (14.29%) Windows XP
6 8 (14.29%) Windows 7
7 7 (12.50%) SOA
7 7 (12.50%) MS Excel
7 7 (12.50%) Programme Management
8 6 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (10.71%) LANDesk
8 6 (10.71%) VB6
8 6 (10.71%) Data Analysis
8 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2000
8 6 (10.71%) VB
8 6 (10.71%) VB.NET
8 6 (10.71%) .NET
8 6 (10.71%) C#
8 6 (10.71%) SQL Server
8 6 (10.71%) IIS
8 6 (10.71%) Web Services
8 6 (10.71%) MS Office
8 6 (10.71%) ASP.NET

Asset Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Asset Management 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 Asset Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (10.71%) IIS
2 4 (7.14%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.71%) MS Office
3 1 (1.79%) MS Project
3 1 (1.79%) Niku Workbench
Business Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Maximo
2 1 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.79%) OPENHousing
2 1 (1.79%) OPENContractor
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) LAN
1 3 (5.36%) WAN
2 2 (3.57%) Ethernet
2 2 (3.57%) VPN
2 2 (3.57%) IPv4
2 2 (3.57%) IPv6
2 2 (3.57%) MPLS
2 2 (3.57%) OSPF
2 2 (3.57%) BGP
2 2 (3.57%) H.323
2 2 (3.57%) IPsec
2 2 (3.57%) Network Security
3 1 (1.79%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.79%) Firewall
3 1 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.79%) Intranet
3 1 (1.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2000
1 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2005
1 6 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (16.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.36%) JIRA
3 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (16.07%) Finance
2 5 (8.93%) Aerospace
3 3 (5.36%) Legal
3 3 (5.36%) Billing
4 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (12.50%) Architect
2 6 (10.71%) Project Manager
2 6 (10.71%) Consultant
3 5 (8.93%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (8.93%) Analyst
3 5 (8.93%) Technical Support
3 5 (8.93%) Support Engineer
3 5 (8.93%) Administrator
3 5 (8.93%) Technical Support Engineer
3 5 (8.93%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (7.14%) Integration Architect
4 4 (7.14%) Lead Architect
4 4 (7.14%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 3 (5.36%) Business Project Manager
5 3 (5.36%) Business Manager
5 3 (5.36%) Software Manager
5 3 (5.36%) Software Asset Manager
5 3 (5.36%) Developer
5 3 (5.36%) Business Analyst
6 2 (3.57%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.71%) Web Services
1 6 (10.71%) .NET
1 6 (10.71%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.79%) CSS
2 1 (1.79%) HTML
2 1 (1.79%) JSON
2 1 (1.79%) RESTful
2 1 (1.79%) HTML5
2 1 (1.79%) CSS3
2 1 (1.79%) Sass
2 1 (1.79%) LESS
2 1 (1.79%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.57%) Cryptography
2 2 (3.57%) CMDB
2 2 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (23.21%) Windows
2 8 (14.29%) Windows XP
2 8 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 4 (7.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.43%) IT Asset Management
2 8 (14.29%) Migration
2 8 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
3 7 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 7 (12.50%) SOA
4 6 (10.71%) Data Analysis
4 6 (10.71%) Software Deployment
5 5 (8.93%) Software Asset Management
5 5 (8.93%) Configuration Management
6 4 (7.14%) ITIL
6 4 (7.14%) Test Management
6 4 (7.14%) Change Management
7 3 (5.36%) Process Management
7 3 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.36%) Use Case
7 3 (5.36%) UML
7 3 (5.36%) Project Management
7 3 (5.36%) Software Licensing
7 3 (5.36%) User Stories
7 3 (5.36%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.07%) SQL
2 6 (10.71%) VB
2 6 (10.71%) VB.NET
2 6 (10.71%) VB6
2 6 (10.71%) C#
3 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.79%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (19.64%) Security Cleared
2 9 (16.07%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.36%) DV Cleared
3 3 (5.36%) CCNP
3 3 (5.36%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.57%) JNCIS
5 1 (1.79%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) SLA
2 1 (1.79%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.79%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (8.93%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 26 (46.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.71%) LANDesk
3 4 (7.14%) HP
4 3 (5.36%) Cisco
5 2 (3.57%) Tandberg
5 2 (3.57%) Citrix
5 2 (3.57%) Juniper
6 1 (1.79%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.79%) Niku
6 1 (1.79%) BT
6 1 (1.79%) Capita
6 1 (1.79%) Google
6 1 (1.79%) Sun
6 1 (1.79%) Oracle
6 1 (1.79%) SAP