The first table below looks at the demand for Asset Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Asset Management over the 3 months to 17 April 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 for the West Midlands region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Asset Management
Rank 105 94 87
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -7
Contract jobs citing Asset Management 13 4 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.55% 0.22% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.32% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 8
Average daily rate £378 £150 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+151.66% -71.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £150 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £390 £678
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £401 £370
% change year-on-year
-0.31% +8.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £14.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+23.72% -7.81%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1648 1253 1423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 69.59% 68.36% 62.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 854 607 673
Average daily rate £375 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 96 66
Average hourly rate £31.50 £37.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.86% +34.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £15.00 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £155.00 £37.80 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Asset Management
England

Asset Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Asset Management Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Asset Management
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Asset Management across the West Midlands region.

Asset Management Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Asset Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Asset Management across the West Midlands region.

Asset Management Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Asset Management
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham - 5 £380 - 1
Coventry -5 2 £359 +139.16%
Warwickshire -9 1 - -
West Bromwich - - - - 1
Staffordshire - - - -
Asset Management
England

Asset Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 14 (41.18%) SAP
2 11 (32.35%) Data Modelling
3 10 (29.41%) Finance
4 8 (23.53%) CRM
5 7 (20.59%) Windows
5 7 (20.59%) ABAP
6 6 (17.65%) Telecoms
6 6 (17.65%) SAP BW
6 6 (17.65%) NetWeaver
6 6 (17.65%) SQL
6 6 (17.65%) Migration
6 6 (17.65%) WFM
6 6 (17.65%) Data Migration
6 6 (17.65%) Windows 7
7 5 (14.71%) Performance Management
7 5 (14.71%) Oracle
7 5 (14.71%) Java
7 5 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (11.76%) BPR
8 4 (11.76%) MS Access
8 4 (11.76%) Service Delivery
8 4 (11.76%) UML
8 4 (11.76%) Supplier Management
8 4 (11.76%) Knowledge Management
8 4 (11.76%) Local Government
8 4 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (8.82%) Degree
9 3 (8.82%) Maximo
9 3 (8.82%) ITIL
9 3 (8.82%) IBM

Asset Management
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 6 (17.65%) NetWeaver
2 1 (2.94%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Maximo
2 2 (5.88%) SAP PM
2 2 (5.88%) SAP PS
3 1 (2.94%) SAP PLM
3 1 (2.94%) SAP MRS
3 1 (2.94%) SAP xRPM
3 1 (2.94%) SAP cProjects
3 1 (2.94%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) LAN
1 1 (2.94%) WAN
1 1 (2.94%) Ethernet
1 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) SAP BW
2 4 (11.76%) MS Access
3 2 (5.88%) SAP BI
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (29.41%) Finance
2 6 (17.65%) Telecoms
3 4 (11.76%) Local Government
4 1 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Analyst
2 6 (17.65%) Developer
3 5 (14.71%) SAP BW Developer
3 5 (14.71%) SAP Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Sourcing Manager
4 4 (11.76%) Project Manager
4 4 (11.76%) Systems Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) SAP Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Service Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Tester
6 2 (5.88%) SAP BI Developer
6 2 (5.88%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (5.88%) SAP Tester
6 2 (5.88%) SAP Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (5.88%) IT Services Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (5.88%) SAP PM Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) DHTML
1 1 (2.94%) HTML
1 1 (2.94%) Classic ASP
1 1 (2.94%) CSS
1 1 (2.94%) Web Dynpro
1 1 (2.94%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) NHS
1 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
1 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.94%) Economics
1 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
1 1 (2.94%) iPhone
1 1 (2.94%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Windows
2 6 (17.65%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Data Modelling
2 8 (23.53%) CRM
3 6 (17.65%) Migration
3 6 (17.65%) WFM
3 6 (17.65%) Data Migration
4 5 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (14.71%) Performance Management
5 4 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (11.76%) BPR
5 4 (11.76%) Service Delivery
5 4 (11.76%) UML
5 4 (11.76%) Supplier Management
5 4 (11.76%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (8.82%) ITIL
7 2 (5.88%) ERP
7 2 (5.88%) Project Management
7 2 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (5.88%) Data Management
7 2 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.59%) ABAP
2 6 (17.65%) SQL
3 5 (14.71%) Java
4 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) ISEB
2 2 (5.88%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.94%) CCNA
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.94%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) ISO 9000
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (41.18%) SAP
2 5 (14.71%) Oracle
3 3 (8.82%) IBM
4 2 (5.88%) Capita
5 1 (2.94%) LANDesk
5 1 (2.94%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.94%) Adobe
5 1 (2.94%) Lotus
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Rate: Negotiable
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