The first table below looks at the demand for Asset Management skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Asset Management over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Asset Management
Rank 150 130 116
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -14
Contract jobs citing Asset Management 778 815 959
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.42% 1.59% 1.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 2.19% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 517 507 604
Average daily rate
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£463 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £244 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 18 37
Average hourly rate £16.88 £16.25 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -4.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.63 £13.35 £12.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.95 £46.95 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.88 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+5.46% -3.03%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40487 37295 40755
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.10% 72.93% 70.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 25009 22626 23492
Average daily rate £400 £401 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.12% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1153 1056 1466
Average hourly rate £23.00 £30.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.33% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.51 £12.50 £13.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £45.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -

Asset Management
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Asset Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Asset Management
Daily Rate Trend

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

Asset Management Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Asset Management
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Asset Management within the UK over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Asset Management Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Asset Management
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Asset Management Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Asset Management
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Asset Management within the UK over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Asset Management Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Asset Management
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 1 August 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
England -8 668 £475 +5.55% 187
London -4 489 £500 +5.26% 141
City of London +9 173 £525 +5.00% 63
Scotland -6 96 £425 -15.00% 18
South East +20 74 £325 -20.00% 18
Edinburgh -11 72 £450 -10.00% 12
Surrey +16 24 £360 -24.21% 4
South West -23 23 £275 -8.33% 10
Hampshire +2 21 £258 -33.54% 3
North West -17 21 £275 -15.38% 3
East of England -20 16 £325 - 8
Glasgow -2 12 £338 -32.50% 2
Yorkshire -20 12 £433 +33.07% 1
West Midlands -23 11 £425 +54.54% 1
Berkshire +1 10 £325 +7.88% 7
Manchester 0 10 £250 -34.42% 2
Buckinghamshire -4 9 £340 -15.00% 1
Devon - 9 £200 -
Stirling 0 8 £393 +4.66% 1
Milton Keynes 0 8 £355 -11.25% 1
Wiltshire -1 8 £250 +25.00% 3
North East -16 8 £410 +53.70%
Newcastle upon Tyne -9 7 £410 +70.47%
Tyne and Wear -11 7 £410 +70.47%
West Yorkshire -22 7 £433 +38.40% 1
Hertfordshire - 7 - - 7
Reading +5 6 £488 - 3
Cheshire -6 6 £210 -9.58% 1
Leeds -15 6 £433 +38.40%
Somerset -13 5 £375 +25.00% 4

Asset Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 661 (39.51%) Finance
2 353 (21.10%) SQL
3 282 (16.86%) Investment Management
4 256 (15.30%) Banking
5 239 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 217 (12.97%) Project Management
7 195 (11.66%) SQL Server
8 177 (10.58%) Windows
9 171 (10.22%) MS Excel
10 168 (10.04%) ITIL
11 164 (9.80%) Investment Banking
12 162 (9.68%) Oracle
13 161 (9.62%) Business Analysis
14 136 (8.13%) Front Office
15 121 (7.23%) .NET
16 114 (6.81%) Charles River
16 114 (6.81%) Markit EDM
17 113 (6.75%) Stakeholder Management
18 111 (6.63%) Migration
18 111 (6.63%) Fixed Income
19 106 (6.34%) Security Cleared
20 105 (6.28%) PRINCE2
21 103 (6.16%) Degree
22 101 (6.04%) SharePoint
23 100 (5.98%) Fund Management
23 100 (5.98%) Data Management
24 95 (5.68%) MS Office
25 94 (5.62%) Data Analysis
26 90 (5.38%) User Acceptance Testing
27 88 (5.26%) Service Delivery

Asset Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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
1 101 (6.04%) SharePoint
2 40 (2.39%) MS Exchange
3 25 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
4 23 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
5 19 (1.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 19 (1.14%) CMS
6 17 (1.02%) Lync
7 11 (0.66%) IIS
8 10 (0.60%) IBM Notes
9 9 (0.54%) WebSphere
10 7 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
10 7 (0.42%) Confluence
11 6 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
12 5 (0.30%) SAS
12 5 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2007
12 5 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (0.24%) Adobe CQ
13 4 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
13 4 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2003
13 4 (0.24%) WordPress
Applications
1 171 (10.22%) MS Excel
2 95 (5.68%) MS Office
3 48 (2.87%) MS Project
4 40 (2.39%) MS PowerPoint
5 35 (2.09%) MS Visio
6 27 (1.61%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.24%) Adobe Captivate
8 3 (0.18%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.18%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.12%) SPSS
10 1 (0.060%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 114 (6.81%) Markit EDM
2 53 (3.17%) Maximo
3 23 (1.37%) LatentZero
4 15 (0.90%) Oracle EBS
4 15 (0.90%) Remedy ITSM
4 15 (0.90%) Oracle EBS R12
5 14 (0.84%) Oracle Applications
6 10 (0.60%) Eagle PACE
7 9 (0.54%) SAP FI
7 9 (0.54%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 8 (0.48%) HFM
9 7 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
10 6 (0.36%) SAP CO
10 6 (0.36%) Sentinel
10 6 (0.36%) MultiFonds
10 6 (0.36%) SAP FI/CO
11 5 (0.30%) Oracle SCM
11 5 (0.30%) Front Arena
11 5 (0.30%) SimCorp Dimension
11 5 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 19 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (0.60%) SaaS
3 4 (0.24%) IaaS
4 3 (0.18%) Office 365
4 3 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.060%) PaaS
6 1 (0.060%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 35 (2.09%) WAN
2 34 (2.03%) LAN
3 31 (1.85%) Firewall
4 29 (1.73%) TCP/IP
5 25 (1.49%) SAN
5 25 (1.49%) VPN
6 20 (1.20%) Intranet
7 19 (1.14%) DNS
8 14 (0.84%) VoIP
9 13 (0.78%) Wireless
10 12 (0.72%) Internet
10 12 (0.72%) HTTP
10 12 (0.72%) DHCP
11 10 (0.60%) Cisco Nexus
12 9 (0.54%) LDAP
12 9 (0.54%) MPLS
13 8 (0.48%) DSL
13 8 (0.48%) SSL
14 7 (0.42%) Cisco ASA
14 7 (0.42%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 195 (11.66%) SQL Server
2 59 (3.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 59 (3.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 56 (3.35%) Data Warehouse
4 35 (2.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 34 (2.03%) Data Mining
5 34 (2.03%) QlikView
6 24 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
7 18 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
8 16 (0.96%) Oracle Database
9 13 (0.78%) Relational Database
10 12 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 12 (0.72%) Crystal Reports
11 10 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
12 9 (0.54%) Oracle BI EE
13 8 (0.48%) Essbase
14 7 (0.42%) DTS
14 7 (0.42%) Big Data
15 6 (0.36%) MS Access
16 5 (0.30%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 22 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (0.72%) StarTeam
3 11 (0.66%) Visual Studio
3 11 (0.66%) JIRA
4 8 (0.48%) PowerDesigner
4 8 (0.48%) Oracle Forms
5 7 (0.42%) Subversion
6 6 (0.36%) JUnit
6 6 (0.36%) Toad
7 5 (0.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 5 (0.30%) TeamCity
8 4 (0.24%) Axure RP
8 4 (0.24%) NUnit
8 4 (0.24%) Maven
8 4 (0.24%) ERwin
8 4 (0.24%) InstallShield
9 3 (0.18%) Selenium
9 3 (0.18%) Git (software)
10 2 (0.12%) CruiseControl
10 2 (0.12%) FitNesse
General
1 661 (39.51%) Finance
2 256 (15.30%) Banking
3 164 (9.80%) Investment Banking
4 136 (8.13%) Front Office
5 77 (4.60%) Retail
6 48 (2.87%) Back Office
7 47 (2.81%) Legal
8 44 (2.63%) Financial Institution
9 40 (2.39%) Telecoms
10 26 (1.55%) Advertising
11 25 (1.49%) Billing
12 24 (1.43%) Marketing
13 22 (1.32%) Private Banking
14 20 (1.20%) Publishing
15 13 (0.78%) Manufacturing
16 11 (0.66%) General Ledger
16 11 (0.66%) Retail Banking
17 7 (0.42%) French Language
18 5 (0.30%) Automotive
18 5 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 599 (35.80%) Analyst
2 305 (18.23%) Business Analyst
3 230 (13.75%) Project Manager
4 193 (11.54%) Developer
5 97 (5.80%) Consultant
6 81 (4.84%) Architect
7 59 (3.53%) Data Analyst
8 51 (3.05%) Support Analyst
9 48 (2.87%) Test Analyst
10 42 (2.51%) SQL Developer
11 40 (2.39%) Software Manager
12 39 (2.33%) Senior Analyst
13 35 (2.09%) Administrator
14 31 (1.85%) Software Asset Manager
15 29 (1.73%) Applications Support
16 27 (1.61%) Programme Manager
17 26 (1.55%) Solutions Architect
18 25 (1.49%) Desktop Support
19 24 (1.43%) Java Developer
20 23 (1.37%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (7.23%) .NET
2 40 (2.39%) ASP.NET
3 39 (2.33%) Web Services
4 36 (2.15%) XML
5 31 (1.85%) HTML
6 29 (1.73%) CSS
7 19 (1.14%) jQuery
7 19 (1.14%) ASP.NET MVC
8 17 (1.02%) J2EE
8 17 (1.02%) WCF
9 14 (0.84%) Middleware
10 13 (0.78%) WPF
11 11 (0.66%) XSLT
12 10 (0.60%) HTML5
13 9 (0.54%) Ajax
14 7 (0.42%) WebSphere MQ
14 7 (0.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 6 (0.36%) KnockoutJS
15 6 (0.36%) .NET Framework
15 6 (0.36%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 111 (6.63%) Fixed Income
2 85 (5.08%) Derivative
3 81 (4.84%) CMDB
4 65 (3.89%) Management Information System
5 51 (3.05%) Equities
6 41 (2.45%) Hedge funds
7 39 (2.33%) Blackberry
8 30 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 24 (1.43%) iPad
10 20 (1.20%) GIS
11 18 (1.08%) Reference Data
12 14 (0.84%) NHS
13 13 (0.78%) PMI
13 13 (0.78%) Computer Science
14 12 (0.72%) Data Integration
14 12 (0.72%) Clustering
15 11 (0.66%) Digital Media
16 10 (0.60%) Statistics
17 9 (0.54%) Thin Client
17 9 (0.54%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 177 (10.58%) Windows
2 79 (4.72%) Windows 7
3 47 (2.81%) UNIX
4 38 (2.27%) Linux
5 36 (2.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 28 (1.67%) Windows XP
7 24 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (0.90%) Windows 8
9 13 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (0.54%) Solaris
11 6 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.18%) SUSE
12 3 (0.18%) Android
12 3 (0.18%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.12%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.12%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.12%) AIX
14 1 (0.060%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.060%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 282 (16.86%) Investment Management
2 217 (12.97%) Project Management
3 168 (10.04%) ITIL
4 161 (9.62%) Business Analysis
5 113 (6.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 111 (6.63%) Migration
7 105 (6.28%) PRINCE2
8 100 (5.98%) Fund Management
8 100 (5.98%) Data Management
9 94 (5.62%) Data Analysis
10 90 (5.38%) User Acceptance Testing
11 88 (5.26%) Service Delivery
12 78 (4.66%) Data Modelling
12 78 (4.66%) Change Management
13 69 (4.12%) Configuration Management
14 67 (4.00%) ETL
15 66 (3.95%) Service Management
16 65 (3.89%) Wealth Management
17 62 (3.71%) Risk Management
18 59 (3.53%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 353 (21.10%) SQL
2 76 (4.54%) Java
3 73 (4.36%) C#
4 61 (3.65%) VBA
5 44 (2.63%) T-SQL
6 34 (2.03%) PL/SQL
7 33 (1.97%) JavaScript
8 22 (1.32%) C
9 18 (1.08%) VB
10 15 (0.90%) C++
11 14 (0.84%) PowerShell
12 10 (0.60%) Python
13 8 (0.48%) Perl
14 7 (0.42%) Shell Script
14 7 (0.42%) VB6
15 5 (0.30%) VB.NET
15 5 (0.30%) VBScript
16 4 (0.24%) VC++
17 3 (0.18%) ABAP
18 2 (0.12%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 106 (6.34%) Security Cleared
2 103 (6.16%) Degree
3 76 (4.54%) SC Cleared
4 38 (2.27%) ISEB
5 35 (2.09%) ITIL Certification
6 21 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 16 (0.96%) PMI Certification
8 14 (0.84%) DV Cleared
9 10 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 10 (0.60%) ISTQB
10 9 (0.54%) PMP
10 9 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 9 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (0.54%) IIBA
11 7 (0.42%) MCSE
12 5 (0.30%) MCP
12 5 (0.30%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 5 (0.30%) MCDST
12 5 (0.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (2.63%) QA
2 41 (2.45%) SLA
3 26 (1.55%) ISO 9001
4 24 (1.43%) EMIR
5 19 (1.14%) Data Quality
6 17 (1.02%) AIFMD
7 16 (0.96%) Dodd-Frank
8 12 (0.72%) ISO 9000
9 9 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 8 (0.48%) FATCA
10 8 (0.48%) PCI DSS
11 7 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 5 (0.30%) MiFID
12 5 (0.30%) Basel III
13 4 (0.24%) JSP 440
14 3 (0.18%) UCITS
14 3 (0.18%) GPG13
15 2 (0.12%) COBIT
15 2 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
15 2 (0.12%) GxP
System Software
1 80 (4.78%) Active Directory
2 44 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (1.02%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 9 (0.54%) Hyper-V
4 9 (0.54%) XenApp
5 7 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (0.30%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 5 (0.30%) GPFS
7 4 (0.24%) vSphere
7 4 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (0.18%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 3 (0.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (0.12%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (0.12%) NFS
9 2 (0.12%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.060%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.060%) MetaFrame
10 1 (0.060%) Xen
10 1 (0.060%) NLBS
10 1 (0.060%) KVM
Systems Management
1 34 (2.03%) SCCM
2 19 (1.14%) Control-M
3 17 (1.02%) SCOM
3 17 (1.02%) HP UCMDB
3 17 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
4 12 (0.72%) WMI
5 11 (0.66%) ARCserve
6 10 (0.60%) Tivoli
7 8 (0.48%) SCOrch
8 5 (0.30%) MIMEsweeper
8 5 (0.30%) Norton AntiVirus
8 5 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 4 (0.24%) HP SIM
9 4 (0.24%) OpenView
10 2 (0.12%) SCDPM
10 2 (0.12%) WSUS
10 2 (0.12%) EMC NetWorker
10 2 (0.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 2 (0.12%) NetBackup
11 1 (0.060%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 239 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 162 (9.68%) Oracle
3 114 (6.81%) Charles River
4 80 (4.78%) HP
5 73 (4.36%) SAP
6 65 (3.89%) VMware
7 51 (3.05%) Cisco
8 46 (2.75%) IBM
9 43 (2.57%) Citrix
10 41 (2.45%) thinkFolio
11 31 (1.85%) Bloomberg
12 30 (1.79%) Remedy
13 29 (1.73%) Business Objects
14 26 (1.55%) EMC
15 23 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
16 22 (1.32%) SolarWinds
17 21 (1.26%) Sybase
18 20 (1.20%) Adobe
19 18 (1.08%) BMC
19 18 (1.08%) Informatica
London
Optimus Search Ltd
Rate: Excellent Hourly Rate
Posted: 48 minutes ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Montash
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + negotiable
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market rate value
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Rate: £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South Wales
CPS Group
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £600 - £675 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £600 - £800 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Vital Solutions
Rate: £0 - £200 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Resolve Recruitment
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Change Recruitment Group
Rate: Day rate or FTC salaried position available
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £18.00 - £20.00 per hour + Up to £26k Per Annum (Perm)
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Eaglecliff
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago