The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Asset Management
Rank 173 112 117
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +5
Contract jobs citing Asset Management 620 878 829
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.22% 1.80% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% 2.43% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 596 505
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £290 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 25 36
Average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £48.80 £39.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.04% +10.93%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38243 36175 32672
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 75.25% 74.28% 71.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 24566 22006 19405
Average daily rate £422 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £274 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1006 1114 1321
Average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-8.18% -11.29%

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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 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
England -75 536 £450 - 208
London -60 331 £500 +5.26% 130
City of London -44 94 £500 +5.26% 72
South East -38 73 £425 - 27
Scotland -12 64 £488 -2.50% 5
Edinburgh -11 53 £525 +5.00% 5
Yorkshire +17 32 £375 - 11
East of England +7 26 £390 +20.93% 9
West Midlands -3 22 £475 +58.33% 8
North West -31 19 £235 -56.68% 7
West Yorkshire +12 18 £425 -10.52% 9
Berkshire +1 17 £445 +48.33% 5
Buckinghamshire -18 16 £450 +5.94% 7
South West -33 16 £400 -11.11% 11
Hertfordshire +8 14 £313 +4.16% 5
Reading +21 12 £450 - 1
Manchester +6 12 £235 -32.85% 3
Milton Keynes -12 12 £476 +11.88% 7
East Midlands +8 11 £350 -16.66% 3
Leeds +1 10 £425 -10.52% 4
Hampshire -18 10 £170 -49.62% 5
Surrey -22 10 £475 -2.56% 4
North Yorkshire +9 9 £375 +7.14% 1
Northamptonshire -12 9 £350 -16.66%
Dorset - 7 £513 - 1
South Wales -5 6 £375 +86.56% 9
Northampton -5 6 £350 -16.66%
Cambridgeshire -8 6 £413 -14.06% 1
North East -9 6 £675 - 1
Wales -12 6 £375 +86.56% 9

Asset Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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.

1 508 (36.78%) Finance
2 258 (18.68%) SQL
3 240 (17.38%) Investment Management
4 195 (14.12%) Windows
4 195 (14.12%) Microsoft
5 160 (11.59%) Project Management
6 158 (11.44%) Banking
7 151 (10.93%) ITIL
8 149 (10.79%) Oracle
9 146 (10.57%) SQL Server
10 145 (10.50%) MS Excel
11 135 (9.78%) Stakeholder Management
12 121 (8.76%) Front Office
13 116 (8.40%) Business Analysis
14 113 (8.18%) Agile Software Development
15 106 (7.68%) Analytical Skills
16 105 (7.60%) Software Asset Management
16 105 (7.60%) Data Management
17 103 (7.46%) Markit EDM
18 95 (6.88%) MS Office
19 94 (6.81%) Windows 7
20 90 (6.52%) Active Directory
21 89 (6.44%) .NET
22 85 (6.15%) Management Information System
23 84 (6.08%) Security Cleared
24 80 (5.79%) Migration
25 78 (5.65%) Investment Banking
26 74 (5.36%) User Acceptance Testing
27 73 (5.29%) Degree
27 73 (5.29%) Risk Management

Asset Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 60 (4.34%) SharePoint
2 43 (3.11%) MS Exchange
3 20 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 19 (1.38%) IIS
4 19 (1.38%) CMS
5 11 (0.80%) Lync
6 9 (0.65%) JBoss
7 8 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 8 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
8 7 (0.51%) ArcGIS
9 6 (0.43%) Apache
9 6 (0.43%) IBM Notes
9 6 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (0.36%) Documentum
11 4 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (0.29%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (0.22%) Adobe CQ
12 3 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 145 (10.50%) MS Excel
2 95 (6.88%) MS Office
3 17 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (1.16%) MS Visio
4 16 (1.16%) MS Project
5 11 (0.80%) Final Cut Pro
6 8 (0.58%) Photoshop
6 8 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.51%) ArcInfo
8 6 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
9 5 (0.36%) Maya
10 4 (0.29%) InDesign
11 3 (0.22%) Acrobat
12 2 (0.14%) Adobe Premiere
12 2 (0.14%) AutoCAD
12 2 (0.14%) SPSS
12 2 (0.14%) Quicktime
12 2 (0.14%) CINEMA 4D
12 2 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 1 (0.072%) MicroStation
Business Applications
1 103 (7.46%) Markit EDM
2 39 (2.82%) Maximo
3 16 (1.16%) SAP FI
4 12 (0.87%) SAP FI/CO
4 12 (0.87%) SAP CO
5 11 (0.80%) LatentZero
5 11 (0.80%) SimCorp Dimension
6 10 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
6 10 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
7 9 (0.65%) Eagle PACE
8 8 (0.58%) Oracle Applications
8 8 (0.58%) Oracle EBS R12
8 8 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 8 (0.58%) Sentinel
9 5 (0.36%) Cognos TM1
9 5 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
9 5 (0.36%) assyst
9 5 (0.36%) Oracle BPM
10 4 (0.29%) PeopleSoft Financials
10 4 (0.29%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 8 (0.58%) SaaS
2 3 (0.22%) Office 365
2 3 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.072%) IBM Blueworks
3 1 (0.072%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 48 (3.48%) Firewall
2 37 (2.68%) LAN
3 29 (2.10%) WAN
4 27 (1.96%) Network Security
5 26 (1.88%) VoIP
6 25 (1.81%) VPN
7 22 (1.59%) DNS
7 22 (1.59%) DHCP
8 21 (1.52%) TCP/IP
9 20 (1.45%) Internet
10 16 (1.16%) SAN
11 13 (0.94%) VLAN
12 12 (0.87%) Wireless
12 12 (0.87%) MPLS
13 11 (0.80%) NAS
14 8 (0.58%) PBX
15 7 (0.51%) FTP
16 6 (0.43%) SMS
16 6 (0.43%) BGP
17 5 (0.36%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (10.57%) SQL Server
2 43 (3.11%) Data Warehouse
3 39 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 27 (1.96%) Relational Database
5 26 (1.88%) Oracle Database
6 22 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 18 (1.30%) MS Access
8 16 (1.16%) Data Mining
9 15 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (0.72%) OLAP
10 10 (0.72%) Data Mart
11 9 (0.65%) SAP BW
12 8 (0.58%) QlikView
13 7 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
13 7 (0.51%) Crystal Reports
14 6 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
15 5 (0.36%) Oracle OLAP
15 5 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 5 (0.36%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 19 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (1.09%) JIRA
3 13 (0.94%) Visual Studio
4 10 (0.72%) MSI
5 6 (0.43%) Git (software)
5 6 (0.43%) Oracle APEX
6 5 (0.36%) Selenium
7 4 (0.29%) Toad
7 4 (0.29%) Ant
7 4 (0.29%) QuickTest Pro
7 4 (0.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (0.22%) Maven
9 2 (0.14%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.14%) PowerDesigner
9 2 (0.14%) ERwin
9 2 (0.14%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 2 (0.14%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.14%) StarTeam
9 2 (0.14%) Subversion
9 2 (0.14%) SpecFlow
General
1 508 (36.78%) Finance
2 158 (11.44%) Banking
3 121 (8.76%) Front Office
4 78 (5.65%) Investment Banking
5 47 (3.40%) Retail
6 46 (3.33%) Back Office
7 36 (2.61%) Legal
8 32 (2.32%) Marketing
9 26 (1.88%) Advertising
9 26 (1.88%) Publishing
10 23 (1.67%) Billing
10 23 (1.67%) Manufacturing
11 22 (1.59%) Telecoms
12 21 (1.52%) Financial Institution
13 18 (1.30%) General Ledger
14 5 (0.36%) French Language
15 4 (0.29%) Aerospace
15 4 (0.29%) Law
15 4 (0.29%) Games
16 3 (0.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 466 (33.74%) Analyst
2 202 (14.63%) Business Analyst
3 167 (12.09%) Project Manager
4 147 (10.64%) Developer
5 92 (6.66%) Architect
6 79 (5.72%) Consultant
7 64 (4.63%) Support Analyst
8 43 (3.11%) Support Engineer
9 41 (2.97%) Applications Support
10 39 (2.82%) Data Analyst
11 36 (2.61%) Test Analyst
11 36 (2.61%) Administrator
12 32 (2.32%) Solutions Architect
13 29 (2.10%) Systems Analyst
14 27 (1.96%) Senior Analyst
15 26 (1.88%) Software Manager
16 23 (1.67%) Desktop Support
17 19 (1.38%) 2nd Line Support
18 17 (1.23%) Business Manager
18 17 (1.23%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (6.44%) .NET
2 43 (3.11%) HTML
3 41 (2.97%) XML
4 33 (2.39%) ASP.NET
5 28 (2.03%) WCF
6 26 (1.88%) Web Services
7 23 (1.67%) CSS
8 18 (1.30%) Middleware
9 17 (1.23%) HTML5
10 13 (0.94%) .NET Framework
10 13 (0.94%) WPF
11 11 (0.80%) jQuery
12 10 (0.72%) FIX Protocol
13 8 (0.58%) J2EE
13 8 (0.58%) Application Packaging
13 8 (0.58%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (0.58%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 7 (0.51%) CSS3
14 7 (0.51%) REST
14 7 (0.51%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 106 (7.68%) Analytical Skills
2 85 (6.15%) Management Information System
3 70 (5.07%) Derivative
4 60 (4.34%) Fixed Income
5 53 (3.84%) Equities
6 50 (3.62%) Hedge funds
7 28 (2.03%) Computer Science
8 27 (1.96%) Blackberry
9 25 (1.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 22 (1.59%) GIS
11 19 (1.38%) User Experience
11 19 (1.38%) CMDB
12 14 (1.01%) Clustering
12 14 (1.01%) Data Integration
13 13 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
14 10 (0.72%) Social Media
15 9 (0.65%) iPad
15 9 (0.65%) iPhone
16 8 (0.58%) Replication
16 8 (0.58%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 195 (14.12%) Windows
2 94 (6.81%) Windows 7
3 56 (4.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 53 (3.84%) UNIX
5 36 (2.61%) Linux
6 34 (2.46%) Windows Server 2003
7 27 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 24 (1.74%) Windows XP
9 17 (1.23%) Mac OS X
10 15 (1.09%) Apple iOS
11 11 (0.80%) AIX
12 10 (0.72%) Solaris
12 10 (0.72%) Android
13 8 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 6 (0.43%) Windows 8
15 4 (0.29%) Windows 2000
15 4 (0.29%) Mac OS X Server
15 4 (0.29%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
16 2 (0.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 240 (17.38%) Investment Management
2 160 (11.59%) Project Management
3 151 (10.93%) ITIL
4 135 (9.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 116 (8.40%) Business Analysis
6 113 (8.18%) Agile Software Development
7 105 (7.60%) Software Asset Management
7 105 (7.60%) Data Management
8 80 (5.79%) Migration
9 74 (5.36%) User Acceptance Testing
10 73 (5.29%) Risk Management
11 72 (5.21%) Software Licensing
12 68 (4.92%) Fund Management
12 68 (4.92%) Data Modelling
13 63 (4.56%) Change Management
14 61 (4.42%) PRINCE2
15 57 (4.13%) Wealth Management
16 55 (3.98%) Business Intelligence
16 55 (3.98%) Service Management
16 55 (3.98%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 258 (18.68%) SQL
2 61 (4.42%) C#
3 41 (2.97%) JavaScript
4 37 (2.68%) Java
5 34 (2.46%) T-SQL
6 31 (2.24%) VBA
7 23 (1.67%) PowerShell
8 22 (1.59%) C
9 10 (0.72%) PL/SQL
9 10 (0.72%) VB.NET
10 9 (0.65%) VB
10 9 (0.65%) Perl
11 8 (0.58%) C++
12 7 (0.51%) Shell Script
13 6 (0.43%) PHP
14 5 (0.36%) Apex Code
14 5 (0.36%) ABAP
14 5 (0.36%) Python
15 4 (0.29%) VBScript
16 3 (0.22%) VB6
Qualifications
1 84 (6.08%) Security Cleared
2 73 (5.29%) Degree
3 59 (4.27%) SC Cleared
4 26 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 22 (1.59%) ISEB
6 20 (1.45%) MCSE
7 16 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
8 14 (1.01%) MCP
8 14 (1.01%) DV Cleared
9 10 (0.72%) PMI Certification
10 9 (0.65%) CISSP
10 9 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (0.58%) PMP
12 7 (0.51%) MCDST
13 6 (0.43%) MCSA
13 6 (0.43%) CCNA
13 6 (0.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 5 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 5 (0.36%) GCIA
14 5 (0.36%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (3.04%) SLA
2 26 (1.88%) QA
3 13 (0.94%) EMIR
4 11 (0.80%) MiFID
4 11 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 10 (0.72%) ISO 9001
5 10 (0.72%) Data Quality
6 9 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (0.43%) GAAP
7 6 (0.43%) UCITS
7 6 (0.43%) Solvency II
8 5 (0.36%) FATCA
9 4 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (0.29%) Dodd-Frank
10 3 (0.22%) ISO 9000
11 2 (0.14%) COBIT
11 2 (0.14%) AIFMD
11 2 (0.14%) GPG13
12 1 (0.072%) P3O
12 1 (0.072%) JSP 440
System Software
1 90 (6.52%) Active Directory
2 38 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (1.30%) VMware ESX
3 18 (1.30%) Hyper-V
4 14 (1.01%) XenApp
5 10 (0.72%) Microsoft App-V
6 9 (0.65%) XenDesktop
7 8 (0.58%) vSphere
7 8 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.29%) VMware Workstation
8 4 (0.29%) Firmware
8 4 (0.29%) Forefront TMG
9 3 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.14%) Nmap
11 1 (0.072%) VMFS
11 1 (0.072%) UAG
11 1 (0.072%) vCloud
11 1 (0.072%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.072%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.072%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 43 (3.11%) SCCM
2 21 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
3 11 (0.80%) WSUS
3 11 (0.80%) Control-M
4 10 (0.72%) Tivoli
5 6 (0.43%) SCOrch
6 5 (0.36%) XenMobile
6 5 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 4 (0.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 4 (0.29%) SCOM
7 4 (0.29%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (0.22%) HP UCMDB
9 2 (0.14%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.14%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.14%) Netcool
9 2 (0.14%) HP SIM
9 2 (0.14%) Puppet
10 1 (0.072%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 1 (0.072%) Cisco CUCM
10 1 (0.072%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 195 (14.12%) Microsoft
2 149 (10.79%) Oracle
3 70 (5.07%) SAP
4 67 (4.85%) VMware
5 65 (4.71%) Charles River
6 63 (4.56%) Cisco
7 60 (4.34%) thinkFolio
8 57 (4.13%) HP
9 50 (3.62%) IBM
10 46 (3.33%) Bloomberg
11 32 (2.32%) Citrix
12 29 (2.10%) Salesforce.com
13 23 (1.67%) Remedy
14 20 (1.45%) Dell
15 19 (1.38%) NetApp
16 18 (1.30%) SimCorp
17 15 (1.09%) CheckPoint
17 15 (1.09%) EMC
17 15 (1.09%) Adobe
18 14 (1.01%) McAfee
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Rate: Unspecified €250 p/day OR £35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Advanced Resource Managers
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £18.00 - £21.00 per hour + n/a
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TEKsystems
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London
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Rate: £450 - £550 per annum
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City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
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London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £430 per day
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Leeds
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Cambridgeshire
Connectus
Rate: £520 per day
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South West London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £575.00 - £665.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Meadows Consulting Limited
Rate: Up to £30 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £580 - £610 per day
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Pudsey, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
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City, London
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
JM
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Rate: £550.00 - £650 per day
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
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JM
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