The table below looks at the statistics for Assembly Language skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Assembly Language over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Assembly Language (Assembler)
Rank 642 640 578
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -62
Contract jobs citing Assembly Language 18 34 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.060% 0.070%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.085% 0.16% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 9
Median daily rate £538 £425 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.47% +28.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £302 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £338 £309
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +9.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 2
Median hourly rate £45.00 £37.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% -9.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.25 £29.50 £38.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £41.00 £43.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £37.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
+21.62% -9.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Programming Languages Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
21275 21597 19989
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 39.40% 37.85% 37.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 14562 14528 12813
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 453 436 405
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.02 £18.14 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £52.17 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

Assembly Language
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Assembly Language as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Assembly Language Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Assembly Language
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Assembly Language within the UK.

Assembly Language Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Assembly Language
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Assembly Language within the UK over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Assembly Language Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Assembly Language
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Assembly Language within the UK.

Assembly Language Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Assembly Language
Top 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Assembly Language within the UK over the 3 months to 27 July 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
England -27 18 £538 +26.47% 8
South East +3 9 - - 2
East Sussex - 6 - - 1
Brighton - 5 - -
London -3 4 £600 +33.33% 1
City of London +49 2 £475 +5.55%
East of England +19 2 - - 2
South West +3 2 - - 3
Oxford - 2 - -
Oxfordshire - 2 - -
Gloucestershire - 2 - - 1
Cambridgeshire +15 1 - - 2
North West -10 1 £300 -25.00%
Surrey - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Lewes - 1 - - 1
Cheltenham - 1 - - 1

Assembly Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Assembly Language also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Assembly Language.

1 42 (72.41%) C
2 23 (39.66%) Electronics
3 22 (37.93%) Degree
4 19 (32.76%) Software Engineering
5 16 (27.59%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 16 (27.59%) Schematic Capture
6 15 (25.86%) Physics
6 15 (25.86%) EMC
6 15 (25.86%) CAD
7 13 (22.41%) COBOL
8 12 (20.69%) DB2
8 12 (20.69%) Linux
8 12 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (20.69%) Mainframe
9 11 (18.97%) Aerospace
9 11 (18.97%) Java
9 11 (18.97%) Project Management
9 11 (18.97%) Embedded C
10 10 (17.24%) CICS
10 10 (17.24%) C++
10 10 (17.24%) Oracle
11 9 (15.52%) Device Driver
11 9 (15.52%) MISRA
12 8 (13.79%) Agile Project Management
12 8 (13.79%) SDLC
12 8 (13.79%) Waterfall
12 8 (13.79%) Hibernate
12 8 (13.79%) Service Management
12 8 (13.79%) CMMI
12 8 (13.79%) Subversion

Assembly Language
Top Related IT Skills 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 10 (17.24%) CICS
2 8 (13.79%) JBoss
2 8 (13.79%) WebLogic
2 8 (13.79%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.72%) MQSeries
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) RS-232
2 4 (6.90%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (5.17%) Wireless
4 2 (3.45%) NFC
5 1 (1.72%) Bluetooth
5 1 (1.72%) DAB
5 1 (1.72%) Internet
5 1 (1.72%) OFDM
5 1 (1.72%) RS-422
5 1 (1.72%) RS-485
5 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.69%) DB2
2 1 (1.72%) Easytrieve
2 1 (1.72%) IMS/DB
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (13.79%) ClearCase
1 8 (13.79%) Subversion
2 1 (1.72%) JIRA
2 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 23 (39.66%) Electronics
2 11 (18.97%) Aerospace
3 7 (12.07%) Automotive
3 7 (12.07%) Finance
4 5 (8.62%) Military
5 4 (6.90%) Avionics
6 3 (5.17%) Banking
6 3 (5.17%) Retail
7 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.72%) Games
8 1 (1.72%) Marketing
8 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.72%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (29.31%) Software Engineer
2 16 (27.59%) Hardware Engineer
3 15 (25.86%) Embedded Engineer
3 15 (25.86%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 14 (24.14%) Electronics Engineer
4 14 (24.14%) Senior Electronics Engineer
4 14 (24.14%) Senior Hardware Engineer
5 8 (13.79%) C Software Engineer
5 8 (13.79%) Embedded C Engineer
5 8 (13.79%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) Architect
7 5 (8.62%) Developer
7 5 (8.62%) Embedded Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Embedded Linux Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (5.17%) Analyst
9 3 (5.17%) Embedded Software Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Solutions Designer
9 3 (5.17%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.79%) EJB
1 8 (13.79%) Hibernate
1 8 (13.79%) J2EE
1 8 (13.79%) JMS
1 8 (13.79%) JSP
1 8 (13.79%) Servlets
1 8 (13.79%) Struts
1 8 (13.79%) Web Services
1 8 (13.79%) WSDL
1 8 (13.79%) XML
1 8 (13.79%) XSD
2 1 (1.72%) .NET
2 1 (1.72%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (1.72%) DirectX
2 1 (1.72%) ISPF
2 1 (1.72%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (27.59%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 15 (25.86%) Physics
3 12 (20.69%) Mainframe
4 9 (15.52%) Device Driver
5 8 (13.79%) PMI
6 7 (12.07%) IBM Mainframe
7 4 (6.90%) Computer Science
8 2 (3.45%) Blackberry
8 2 (3.45%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
8 2 (3.45%) Virtual Team
9 1 (1.72%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (1.72%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.72%) Internet of Things
9 1 (1.72%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.72%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.69%) Linux
2 5 (8.62%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (5.17%) Windows
4 2 (3.45%) Android
4 2 (3.45%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.45%) VxWorks
4 2 (3.45%) zOS
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.76%) Software Engineering
2 16 (27.59%) Schematic Capture
3 15 (25.86%) CAD
4 12 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (18.97%) Project Management
6 8 (13.79%) Agile Project Management
6 8 (13.79%) CMMI
6 8 (13.79%) PRINCE
6 8 (13.79%) PRINCE2
6 8 (13.79%) RUP
6 8 (13.79%) SDLC
6 8 (13.79%) Service Management
6 8 (13.79%) Waterfall
7 7 (12.07%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (8.62%) Automated Testing
8 5 (8.62%) BDD
8 5 (8.62%) TDD
9 3 (5.17%) Information Security
9 3 (5.17%) Migration
9 3 (5.17%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 42 (72.41%) C
2 13 (22.41%) COBOL
3 11 (18.97%) Embedded C
3 11 (18.97%) Java
4 10 (17.24%) C++
5 8 (13.79%) JavaScript
5 8 (13.79%) SQL
6 5 (8.62%) MATLAB
7 3 (5.17%) Perl
7 3 (5.17%) Python
7 3 (5.17%) Ruby
8 2 (3.45%) C#
8 2 (3.45%) JCL
8 2 (3.45%) REXX
9 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.72%) CLIST
9 1 (1.72%) C-shell
9 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (37.93%) Degree
2 8 (13.79%) PMI Certification
3 5 (8.62%) Security Cleared
3 5 (8.62%) Sun Certification
4 2 (3.45%) CEH
4 2 (3.45%) CREST Certified
4 2 (3.45%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.52%) MISRA
2 7 (12.07%) DO-178B
3 4 (6.90%) MISRA C
4 3 (5.17%) ISO26262
System Software
1 8 (13.79%) Firmware
Vendors
1 15 (25.86%) EMC
2 10 (17.24%) Oracle
3 8 (13.79%) Chordiant
3 8 (13.79%) IBM
4 5 (8.62%) Sun
5 4 (6.90%) Freescale
6 3 (5.17%) Red Hat
6 3 (5.17%) Wind River
7 2 (3.45%) Perforce
8 1 (1.72%) CA
8 1 (1.72%) HP
8 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £40 - £45 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago