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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Asset Management
Rank 112 86 99
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +13
Contract jobs citing Asset Management 30 48 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.96% 1.66% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% 2.20% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 32 3
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-57.14% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £108 £204 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £425 £296
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £413
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -7.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £13.75 £13.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% -15.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £48.14 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-58.45% +210.58%
Asset Management
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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
2358 2178 1435
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 75.75% 75.49% 70.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1584 1453 902
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 117 62
Average hourly rate £38.00 £33.84 £21.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.29% +58.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.96 £16.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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
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Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Somerset -6 9 £350 -0.70%
Gloucestershire - 8 £150 - 1
Bristol +5 6 £315 -21.25% 1
Wiltshire -7 5 £475 +18.75% 1
Dorset +2 2 £102 -32.00% 2
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England

Asset Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 24 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 21 (31.82%) Windows
3 19 (28.79%) IT Asset Management
4 16 (24.24%) Windows XP
4 16 (24.24%) MS Excel
5 15 (22.73%) Migration
5 15 (22.73%) Windows 7
6 14 (21.21%) Programme Management
7 13 (19.70%) Security Cleared
8 11 (16.67%) Windows 8
8 11 (16.67%) Finance
9 10 (15.15%) SC Cleared
10 9 (13.64%) Lync
10 9 (13.64%) ITIL
10 9 (13.64%) MS Office
11 8 (12.12%) Active Directory
11 8 (12.12%) Technical Architecture
11 8 (12.12%) Data Centre
12 7 (10.61%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (10.61%) Web Services
12 7 (10.61%) SQL
12 7 (10.61%) SOA
13 6 (9.09%) SLA
13 6 (9.09%) .NET
13 6 (9.09%) Configuration Management
14 5 (7.58%) SQL Server 2005
14 5 (7.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (7.58%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (7.58%) VB6
14 5 (7.58%) HP

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 9 (13.64%) Lync
2 5 (7.58%) IIS
3 3 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 16 (24.24%) MS Excel
2 9 (13.64%) MS Office
3 2 (3.03%) MS Project
4 1 (1.52%) Niku Workbench
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Maximo
2 1 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.52%) OPENHousing
2 1 (1.52%) OPENContractor
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.55%) Office 365
2 1 (1.52%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.06%) LAN
1 4 (6.06%) WAN
2 3 (4.55%) Ethernet
2 3 (4.55%) VPN
2 3 (4.55%) IPv4
2 3 (4.55%) IPv6
2 3 (4.55%) MPLS
2 3 (4.55%) OSPF
2 3 (4.55%) BGP
2 3 (4.55%) H.323
2 3 (4.55%) IPsec
2 3 (4.55%) Network Security
3 2 (3.03%) Firewall
4 1 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.52%) Intranet
4 1 (1.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.58%) SQL Server
1 5 (7.58%) SQL Server 2000
1 5 (7.58%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (7.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (7.58%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (10.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.03%) JIRA
3 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.52%) gulp
General
1 11 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (4.55%) Legal
2 3 (4.55%) Billing
3 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.03%) Aerospace
3 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.52%) Electronics
4 1 (1.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (10.61%) Analyst
2 6 (9.09%) Project Manager
2 6 (9.09%) Consultant
2 6 (9.09%) Support Engineer
2 6 (9.09%) Administrator
3 5 (7.58%) Technical Support Engineer
3 5 (7.58%) Technical Engineer
3 5 (7.58%) Architect
3 5 (7.58%) Technical Support
3 5 (7.58%) Business Analyst
4 4 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (6.06%) Integration Architect
4 4 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (6.06%) Lead Architect
4 4 (6.06%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 3 (4.55%) Software Asset Manager
5 3 (4.55%) Designer
5 3 (4.55%) Software Manager
5 3 (4.55%) Business Project Manager
5 3 (4.55%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.61%) Web Services
2 6 (9.09%) .NET
3 5 (7.58%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.52%) CSS
4 1 (1.52%) HTML
4 1 (1.52%) JSON
4 1 (1.52%) RESTful
4 1 (1.52%) HTML5
4 1 (1.52%) CSS3
4 1 (1.52%) Sass
4 1 (1.52%) LESS
4 1 (1.52%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.12%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.55%) Cryptography
3 3 (4.55%) CMDB
3 3 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.03%) User Experience
4 2 (3.03%) GIS
4 2 (3.03%) iPad
4 2 (3.03%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.52%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 21 (31.82%) Windows
2 16 (24.24%) Windows XP
3 15 (22.73%) Windows 7
4 11 (16.67%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (28.79%) IT Asset Management
2 15 (22.73%) Migration
3 14 (21.21%) Programme Management
4 9 (13.64%) ITIL
5 8 (12.12%) Technical Architecture
6 7 (10.61%) SOA
7 6 (9.09%) Configuration Management
8 5 (7.58%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (7.58%) Software Asset Management
8 5 (7.58%) Software Deployment
9 4 (6.06%) User Stories
9 4 (6.06%) Change Management
10 3 (4.55%) Risk Management
10 3 (4.55%) Project Management
10 3 (4.55%) Service Management
10 3 (4.55%) Process Management
10 3 (4.55%) Service Delivery
10 3 (4.55%) Investment Management
10 3 (4.55%) Line Management
10 3 (4.55%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.61%) SQL
2 5 (7.58%) VB
2 5 (7.58%) VB.NET
2 5 (7.58%) VB6
2 5 (7.58%) C#
3 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (19.70%) Security Cleared
2 10 (15.15%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.06%) DV Cleared
3 4 (6.06%) CCNP
3 4 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (4.55%) JNCIS
5 1 (1.52%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.52%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (12.12%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 24 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.58%) HP
3 4 (6.06%) Cisco
4 3 (4.55%) McAfee
4 3 (4.55%) Juniper
4 3 (4.55%) Tandberg
5 2 (3.03%) LANDesk
5 2 (3.03%) SAP
5 2 (3.03%) Citrix
6 1 (1.52%) Sun
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle
6 1 (1.52%) Vignette
6 1 (1.52%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.52%) Niku
6 1 (1.52%) Capita
6 1 (1.52%) Google