The table below looks at the statistics for CAFM skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CAFM over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Aided Facility Management (CAFM)
Rank 626 593 590
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -3
Contract jobs citing CAFM 4 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.027% 0.006%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.009% 0.035% 0.007%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 3
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£415 £438 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.14% +19.86%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £381 £384
% change year-on-year
- -0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
46277 43014 40015
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 78.09% 76.08% 74.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 30167 26709 24575
Average daily rate £425 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1257 1173 1116
Average hourly rate £31.44 £25.00 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.76% -15.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.17 £50.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.83 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+21.13% -11.30%

CAFM
Jobs Demand Trend

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

CAFM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CAFM
Daily Rate Trend

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

CAFM Daily Rate Trend in the UK

CAFM
Hourly Rate Trend

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

CAFM Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

CAFM
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CAFM within the UK over the 3 months to 2 September 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 -16 4 £415 -5.14% 5
London -13 3 £415 -20.95%
City of London +7 2 - -
North West - 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 - -
Chorley - 1 - -

CAFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing CAFM 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 CAFM.

1 7 (43.75%) Management Information System
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
1 7 (43.75%) Asset Management
2 6 (37.50%) SAP
3 5 (31.25%) ITIL
3 5 (31.25%) ERP
3 5 (31.25%) Problem Management
4 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (18.75%) Change Management
5 3 (18.75%) GIS
5 3 (18.75%) Retail
5 3 (18.75%) Information Management
5 3 (18.75%) IT Asset Management
5 3 (18.75%) MS Office
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 3 (18.75%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) JD Edwards
6 2 (12.50%) CAD
6 2 (12.50%) AutoCAD
6 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
6 2 (12.50%) COM
6 2 (12.50%) SQL
6 2 (12.50%) SDLC
6 2 (12.50%) Change Control
6 2 (12.50%) Degree
6 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
6 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (12.50%) Maximo

CAFM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing CAFM 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 CAFM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Office
2 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) AutoCAD
2 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Maximo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Project Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Architect
2 2 (12.50%) Help Desk Assistant
2 2 (12.50%) Help Desk Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Data Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
3 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) Facilities Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Management Information System
2 3 (18.75%) GIS
3 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) UNIX
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Asset Management
2 5 (31.25%) ERP
2 5 (31.25%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) Problem Management
3 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (18.75%) Change Management
4 3 (18.75%) Project Management
4 3 (18.75%) Information Management
4 3 (18.75%) IT Asset Management
5 2 (12.50%) SDLC
5 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Change Control
5 2 (12.50%) CAD
5 2 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (6.25%) Data Management
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.25%) Service Management
6 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
6 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
2 1 (6.25%) C
2 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) SAP
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) JD Edwards
4 1 (6.25%) TOWER Software
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) Hyperion
4 1 (6.25%) IBM