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 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Asset Management
Rank 164 142 115
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -27
Contract jobs citing Asset Management 761 808 989
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.37% 1.53% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.84% 2.09% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 520 513 642
Average daily rate
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£465 £463 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.48% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £235 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £406 £370
% change year-on-year
-13.84% +9.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 26 38
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.43 £14.25 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £29.75 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +2.94%

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
41340 38593 41072
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.29% 73.27% 70.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 25582 23715 23832
Average daily rate £410 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1138 1054 1464
Average hourly rate £23.00 £28.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.85% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.84 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 28 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 28 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 28 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 -23 665 £475 +5.55% 217
London -3 482 £500 +5.26% 167
City of London +4 166 £525 +10.52% 90
South East +14 77 £265 -37.46% 17
Scotland -14 77 £438 -12.50% 14
Edinburgh -8 56 £456 -13.09% 10
Hampshire +10 28 £267 -37.17% 5
North West -5 24 £238 -29.62% 8
West Midlands -1 21 £400 +45.45% 5
Surrey +10 19 £238 -52.50% 3
Yorkshire -17 15 £321 -6.03% 5
South West -31 13 £225 -18.18% 6
Berkshire +3 12 £313 -3.84% 4
Manchester -8 10 £198 -45.51% 4
West Yorkshire -20 10 £350 +2.37% 5
East of England -28 9 £325 -13.33% 9
Cheshire -8 8 £465 +118.82% 2
Stirling -10 8 £393 +4.66%
Leeds -12 8 £350 +3.70% 1
North East -22 8 £368 -13.52% 1
South Wales -6 7 £350 -
Glasgow -11 7 £400 -20.00% 1
Wales -15 7 £350 -
Tyne and Wear -23 7 £368 +1.94%
Newcastle upon Tyne -23 7 £368 +1.94%
Leatherhead - 7 £175 -
Reading +12 6 £488 +50.00% 1
Birmingham 0 6 £130 -35.00% 3
East Midlands -1 6 £325 -20.00%
Kent -8 6 £146 -69.21% 1

Asset Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 630 (38.58%) Finance
2 332 (20.33%) SQL
3 276 (16.90%) Investment Management
4 235 (14.39%) Banking
5 226 (13.84%) Microsoft
6 206 (12.61%) SQL Server
7 193 (11.82%) Project Management
8 182 (11.15%) Windows
9 171 (10.47%) ITIL
10 170 (10.41%) Oracle
11 161 (9.86%) Business Analysis
12 160 (9.80%) MS Excel
13 146 (8.94%) Investment Banking
14 137 (8.39%) Front Office
15 126 (7.72%) .NET
16 116 (7.10%) Migration
16 116 (7.10%) Markit EDM
17 115 (7.04%) Stakeholder Management
18 108 (6.61%) Charles River
18 108 (6.61%) Fund Management
19 105 (6.43%) Security Cleared
20 102 (6.25%) Data Management
21 101 (6.18%) Fixed Income
22 98 (6.00%) PRINCE2
22 98 (6.00%) SharePoint
23 94 (5.76%) Degree
24 89 (5.45%) MS Office
25 86 (5.27%) User Acceptance Testing
26 84 (5.14%) HP
26 84 (5.14%) Service Delivery

Asset Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 98 (6.00%) SharePoint
2 41 (2.51%) MS Exchange
3 25 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (1.29%) SharePoint 2010
5 20 (1.22%) CMS
6 19 (1.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 16 (0.98%) Lync
8 13 (0.80%) IIS
9 10 (0.61%) IBM Notes
10 7 (0.43%) WebSphere
10 7 (0.43%) Confluence
11 6 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
11 6 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (0.37%) Apache
11 6 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (0.31%) Oracle 10gAS
12 5 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
13 4 (0.24%) WordPress
13 4 (0.24%) Documentum
13 4 (0.24%) SAS
Applications
1 160 (9.80%) MS Excel
2 89 (5.45%) MS Office
3 42 (2.57%) MS Project
4 35 (2.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 32 (1.96%) MS Visio
6 19 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.24%) Adobe Captivate
7 4 (0.24%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.18%) Final Cut Pro
8 3 (0.18%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.12%) SPSS
10 1 (0.061%) Maya
Business Applications
1 116 (7.10%) Markit EDM
2 34 (2.08%) Maximo
3 22 (1.35%) LatentZero
4 19 (1.16%) Oracle EBS
5 17 (1.04%) Remedy ITSM
6 11 (0.67%) Eagle PACE
6 11 (0.67%) SimCorp Dimension
6 11 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
7 10 (0.61%) Oracle Applications
7 10 (0.61%) Oracle EBS R12
8 9 (0.55%) SAP FI
9 8 (0.49%) HFM
10 6 (0.37%) SAP CO
10 6 (0.37%) Sentinel
10 6 (0.37%) SAP FI/CO
11 5 (0.31%) MultiFonds
11 5 (0.31%) assyst
12 4 (0.24%) SAP BPC
12 4 (0.24%) Remedy AR System
12 4 (0.24%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 19 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (0.61%) 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 (0.061%) Force.com
6 1 (0.061%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (2.20%) LAN
2 34 (2.08%) WAN
3 32 (1.96%) Firewall
4 31 (1.90%) TCP/IP
5 26 (1.59%) SAN
6 25 (1.53%) VPN
7 24 (1.47%) DNS
8 20 (1.22%) Intranet
9 16 (0.98%) DHCP
10 14 (0.86%) VoIP
10 14 (0.86%) Internet
11 13 (0.80%) Wireless
12 12 (0.73%) HTTP
12 12 (0.73%) MPLS
13 9 (0.55%) LDAP
13 9 (0.55%) Cisco Nexus
14 8 (0.49%) Network Security
14 8 (0.49%) Cisco ASA
14 8 (0.49%) SSL
15 7 (0.43%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 206 (12.61%) SQL Server
2 60 (3.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 58 (3.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 56 (3.43%) Data Warehouse
5 34 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 33 (2.02%) QlikView
7 32 (1.96%) Data Mining
8 23 (1.41%) Oracle Database
9 21 (1.29%) SQL Server 2005
10 16 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
11 14 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 13 (0.80%) Crystal Reports
13 11 (0.67%) Relational Database
14 8 (0.49%) Oracle BI EE
14 8 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
14 8 (0.49%) OLAP
14 8 (0.49%) Essbase
15 7 (0.43%) Data Mart
15 7 (0.43%) Big Data
16 6 (0.37%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 21 (1.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (0.80%) JIRA
3 12 (0.73%) StarTeam
4 11 (0.67%) Visual Studio
5 10 (0.61%) PowerDesigner
6 8 (0.49%) Oracle Forms
7 6 (0.37%) Toad
7 6 (0.37%) JUnit
7 6 (0.37%) ERwin
7 6 (0.37%) QuickTest Pro
7 6 (0.37%) Git (software)
8 5 (0.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 5 (0.31%) Oracle APEX
9 4 (0.24%) Selenium
9 4 (0.24%) Axure RP
9 4 (0.24%) Subversion
9 4 (0.24%) Maven
9 4 (0.24%) NUnit
10 3 (0.18%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.12%) FitNesse
General
1 630 (38.58%) Finance
2 235 (14.39%) Banking
3 146 (8.94%) Investment Banking
4 137 (8.39%) Front Office
5 67 (4.10%) Retail
6 49 (3.00%) Legal
7 42 (2.57%) Financial Institution
8 38 (2.33%) Back Office
9 34 (2.08%) Telecoms
10 25 (1.53%) Advertising
11 24 (1.47%) Marketing
12 23 (1.41%) Billing
12 23 (1.41%) Publishing
13 20 (1.22%) Private Banking
14 14 (0.86%) Manufacturing
15 11 (0.67%) General Ledger
16 8 (0.49%) Retail Banking
17 6 (0.37%) French Language
18 5 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
19 4 (0.24%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 592 (36.25%) Analyst
2 292 (17.88%) Business Analyst
3 212 (12.98%) Project Manager
4 190 (11.64%) Developer
5 92 (5.63%) Architect
6 83 (5.08%) Consultant
7 60 (3.67%) Support Analyst
8 57 (3.49%) Data Analyst
9 52 (3.18%) Test Analyst
10 45 (2.76%) SQL Developer
11 43 (2.63%) Applications Support
12 42 (2.57%) Senior Analyst
13 40 (2.45%) Software Manager
14 34 (2.08%) Administrator
15 32 (1.96%) Solutions Architect
16 31 (1.90%) Software Asset Manager
17 26 (1.59%) Programme Manager
18 24 (1.47%) Systems Analyst
18 24 (1.47%) Infrastructure Manager
19 23 (1.41%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (7.72%) .NET
2 41 (2.51%) ASP.NET
3 36 (2.20%) Web Services
4 34 (2.08%) XML
4 34 (2.08%) HTML
5 29 (1.78%) CSS
6 22 (1.35%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (1.22%) jQuery
8 19 (1.16%) WCF
9 18 (1.10%) Middleware
10 16 (0.98%) J2EE
11 12 (0.73%) WPF
12 11 (0.67%) HTML5
12 11 (0.67%) XSLT
13 9 (0.55%) Ajax
13 9 (0.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 8 (0.49%) .NET Framework
15 7 (0.43%) WebSphere MQ
16 5 (0.31%) SOAP
16 5 (0.31%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 101 (6.18%) Fixed Income
2 79 (4.84%) CMDB
3 74 (4.53%) Management Information System
4 73 (4.47%) Derivative
5 45 (2.76%) Equities
5 45 (2.76%) Hedge funds
6 36 (2.20%) Blackberry
7 25 (1.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 22 (1.35%) GIS
8 22 (1.35%) iPad
9 20 (1.22%) Reference Data
10 15 (0.92%) Clustering
11 14 (0.86%) NHS
11 14 (0.86%) PMI
12 12 (0.73%) Computer Science
12 12 (0.73%) Digital Media
12 12 (0.73%) Data Integration
13 9 (0.55%) iPhone
13 9 (0.55%) Fat Client
13 9 (0.55%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 182 (11.15%) Windows
2 76 (4.65%) Windows 7
3 48 (2.94%) UNIX
4 40 (2.45%) Linux
5 32 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (1.59%) Windows XP
7 21 (1.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (0.86%) Windows 8
9 12 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (0.55%) Solaris
11 8 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.31%) AIX
12 5 (0.31%) Mac OS X
12 5 (0.31%) Windows 2000
13 4 (0.24%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.18%) SUSE
15 2 (0.12%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.12%) Android
16 1 (0.061%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.061%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 276 (16.90%) Investment Management
2 193 (11.82%) Project Management
3 171 (10.47%) ITIL
4 161 (9.86%) Business Analysis
5 116 (7.10%) Migration
6 115 (7.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 108 (6.61%) Fund Management
8 102 (6.25%) Data Management
9 98 (6.00%) PRINCE2
10 86 (5.27%) User Acceptance Testing
11 84 (5.14%) Service Delivery
12 80 (4.90%) Data Modelling
13 74 (4.53%) Data Analysis
14 72 (4.41%) ETL
15 66 (4.04%) Configuration Management
16 64 (3.92%) Change Management
17 63 (3.86%) Business Intelligence
18 62 (3.80%) Risk Management
19 59 (3.61%) Workflow
20 56 (3.43%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 332 (20.33%) SQL
2 75 (4.59%) C#
3 62 (3.80%) VBA
4 60 (3.67%) Java
5 46 (2.82%) T-SQL
6 36 (2.20%) JavaScript
7 29 (1.78%) PL/SQL
8 23 (1.41%) C
9 16 (0.98%) VB
10 15 (0.92%) PowerShell
11 13 (0.80%) C++
12 12 (0.73%) Perl
13 11 (0.67%) Python
14 7 (0.43%) VB6
15 5 (0.31%) VB.NET
16 4 (0.24%) VBScript
16 4 (0.24%) Korn
16 4 (0.24%) Shell Script
17 3 (0.18%) Bash Shell
17 3 (0.18%) VC++
Qualifications
1 105 (6.43%) Security Cleared
2 94 (5.76%) Degree
3 71 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 37 (2.27%) ISEB
5 36 (2.20%) ITIL Certification
6 19 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
7 17 (1.04%) PMI Certification
8 14 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 12 (0.73%) DV Cleared
10 9 (0.55%) ISTQB
10 9 (0.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 8 (0.49%) IIBA
11 8 (0.49%) PMP
12 7 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 7 (0.43%) MCSE
12 7 (0.43%) MCDST
13 6 (0.37%) CBAP
13 6 (0.37%) MCP
13 6 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
14 5 (0.31%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (2.63%) QA
2 41 (2.51%) SLA
3 25 (1.53%) ISO 9001
4 20 (1.22%) Data Quality
5 19 (1.16%) EMIR
6 15 (0.92%) AIFMD
7 11 (0.67%) Dodd-Frank
8 10 (0.61%) ISO 9000
9 8 (0.49%) FATCA
9 8 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 8 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 7 (0.43%) PCI DSS
11 5 (0.31%) Basel III
12 4 (0.24%) GPG13
12 4 (0.24%) MiFID
12 4 (0.24%) JSP 440
12 4 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 3 (0.18%) UCITS
14 2 (0.12%) Solvency II
14 2 (0.12%) GAAP
System Software
1 78 (4.78%) Active Directory
2 42 (2.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (1.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 12 (0.73%) Hyper-V
5 8 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (0.37%) XenApp
7 5 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (0.31%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 5 (0.31%) GPFS
8 4 (0.24%) vSphere
9 3 (0.18%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 3 (0.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 3 (0.18%) NFS
10 2 (0.12%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.12%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.061%) UAG
11 1 (0.061%) VMFS
11 1 (0.061%) MetaFrame
11 1 (0.061%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.061%) Xen
Systems Management
1 34 (2.08%) SCCM
2 27 (1.65%) HP Quality Center
3 19 (1.16%) Control-M
4 17 (1.04%) HP UCMDB
5 16 (0.98%) SCOM
6 12 (0.73%) ARCserve
6 12 (0.73%) Tivoli
7 11 (0.67%) SCOrch
8 10 (0.61%) WMI
9 5 (0.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 5 (0.31%) Norton AntiVirus
9 5 (0.31%) MIMEsweeper
10 4 (0.24%) OpenView
10 4 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 4 (0.24%) HP SIM
11 3 (0.18%) SCDPM
12 2 (0.12%) Netcool
12 2 (0.12%) NetBackup
12 2 (0.12%) WSUS
13 1 (0.061%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 226 (13.84%) Microsoft
2 170 (10.41%) Oracle
3 108 (6.61%) Charles River
4 84 (5.14%) HP
5 75 (4.59%) SAP
6 63 (3.86%) VMware
7 52 (3.18%) Cisco
8 49 (3.00%) IBM
9 44 (2.69%) thinkFolio
10 38 (2.33%) Citrix
10 38 (2.33%) Remedy
11 34 (2.08%) Bloomberg
12 31 (1.90%) Business Objects
13 22 (1.35%) SolarWinds
14 21 (1.29%) Adobe
14 21 (1.29%) EMC
15 20 (1.22%) BMC
16 19 (1.16%) Informatica
17 18 (1.10%) Sybase
17 18 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
City, London
Mason Frank International
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
JM
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
North East
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 22 hours ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £120 - £150 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market rate value
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £250 - £310 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Red10
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Red10
Rate: £800 - £900 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
PAW Associates
Rate: Unspecified £Good Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
JM
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £700 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Mason Frank International
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £25 - £31 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 6 days ago