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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Assembly Language (Assembler)
Rank 605 621 626
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +5
Contract jobs citing Assembly Language 19 25 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.045% 0.052%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.094% 0.12% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 21
Median daily rate £440 £538 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -10.41%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £520 £413
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +26.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 3
Median hourly rate £41.25 £42.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £41.60 £34.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.40 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £42.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-1.78% +5.00%

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
20223 21403 21553
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 40.88% 38.66% 37.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 13904 14579 14605
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 413 549 422
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £17.50 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 4 December 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 27 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 4 December 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 -3 13 £440 -18.18% 14
South East +14 4 - -
London -2 4 £450 -18.18% 1
South Wales - 3 - -
Cardiff - 3 - -
Wales - 3 - -
South West +11 2 - -
Scotland - 2 - - 1
Glasgow - 2 - - 1
North West +3 1 £325 - 1
East of England - 1 £400 - 11
Knutsford - 1 £325 - 1
Halifax - 1 £430 -
Cheltenham - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 £400 - 9
Bristol - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £430 - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 £430 - 1
Surrey - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Kent - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 £325 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 £400 - 9
Tunbridge Wells - 1 - -
Oxford - 1 - -

Assembly Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 18 (56.25%) C
2 11 (34.38%) Software Engineering
3 9 (28.13%) Embedded C
4 7 (21.88%) Mainframe
4 7 (21.88%) C++
4 7 (21.88%) COBOL
4 7 (21.88%) DO-178B
5 6 (18.75%) Degree
5 6 (18.75%) Java
5 6 (18.75%) JCL
5 6 (18.75%) Electronics
6 5 (15.63%) Aerospace
6 5 (15.63%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (12.50%) Banking
7 4 (12.50%) CAD
7 4 (12.50%) Finance
7 4 (12.50%) DB2
7 4 (12.50%) Python
7 4 (12.50%) IBM
8 3 (9.38%) Oracle
8 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
8 3 (9.38%) Windows
8 3 (9.38%) Linux
8 3 (9.38%) CICS
8 3 (9.38%) REXX
8 3 (9.38%) Information Security
8 3 (9.38%) Device Driver
8 3 (9.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 3 (9.38%) Endeca
8 3 (9.38%) Time Management

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 3 (9.38%) CICS
2 1 (3.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (3.13%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) OrCAD
2 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Wireless
2 1 (3.13%) 2G
2 1 (3.13%) Bluetooth
2 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) DB2
2 1 (3.13%) Easytrieve
2 1 (3.13%) IMS/DB
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) ChangeMan
1 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (18.75%) Electronics
2 5 (15.63%) Aerospace
3 4 (12.50%) Banking
3 4 (12.50%) Finance
4 2 (6.25%) Games
4 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
4 2 (6.25%) Military
5 1 (3.13%) Avionics
5 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Developer
1 9 (28.13%) Software Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Embedded Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Electronics Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Embedded Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Assembler Software Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) C Developer
5 2 (6.25%) C Software Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Embedded C Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Embedded C Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Embedded Software Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Hardware Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Mainframe Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Penetration Tester
5 2 (6.25%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Tester
6 1 (3.13%) Presales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) ISPF
2 1 (3.13%) DirectX
2 1 (3.13%) OpenGL
2 1 (3.13%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Mainframe
2 5 (15.63%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (9.38%) Device Driver
3 3 (9.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (6.25%) Blackberry
4 2 (6.25%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (6.25%) Physics
4 2 (6.25%) Virtual Team
4 2 (6.25%) VSAM
5 1 (3.13%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.13%) AS400
5 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Android
1 3 (9.38%) Apple iOS
1 3 (9.38%) Linux
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Unix
3 1 (3.13%) Mac OS X
3 1 (3.13%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Software Engineering
2 4 (12.50%) CAD
3 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
3 3 (9.38%) Information Security
3 3 (9.38%) Time Management
4 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.25%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (6.25%) Reverse Engineering
4 2 (6.25%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (6.25%) Schematic Capture
4 2 (6.25%) Security Architecture
4 2 (6.25%) Security Management
4 2 (6.25%) Security Testing
5 1 (3.13%) CMMI
5 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.13%) Migration
5 1 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.13%) Structured Programming
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) C
2 9 (28.13%) Embedded C
3 7 (21.88%) C++
3 7 (21.88%) COBOL
4 6 (18.75%) Java
4 6 (18.75%) JCL
5 4 (12.50%) Python
6 3 (9.38%) REXX
7 2 (6.25%) Perl
7 2 (6.25%) Ruby
8 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
8 1 (3.13%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) CEH
3 2 (6.25%) CREST Certified
3 2 (6.25%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.88%) DO-178B
2 3 (9.38%) MISRA
3 2 (6.25%) MISRA C
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) RACF
1 1 (3.13%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) IBM
2 3 (9.38%) Endeca
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) EMC
4 1 (3.13%) Ab Initio
4 1 (3.13%) ATG
4 1 (3.13%) Perforce
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