The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Asset Management
Rank 107 91 89
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -2
Contract jobs citing Asset Management 15 19 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.59% 0.86% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 1.23% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 12
Average daily rate £390 £475 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.89% +35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £270 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £560 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £24.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+9.45% +8.82%
Asset Management
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2046 1544 1575
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.17% 69.90% 73.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1158 881 850
Average daily rate £410 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 107 82
Average hourly rate £20.00 £26.00 £35.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.03 £11.50 £11.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £155.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Asset Management across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Asset Management Daily Rate Histogram 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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Warwickshire +6 7 £400 -27.27%
Birmingham -2 4 £150 -61.29% 1
West Bromwich - 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 £390 - 2
Asset Management
England

Asset Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 8 (22.22%) Oracle
1 8 (22.22%) SAP
2 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
3 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (13.89%) Statistical Modelling
5 4 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (11.11%) Software Licensing
5 4 (11.11%) IT Asset Management
5 4 (11.11%) Adobe
5 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
5 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
5 4 (11.11%) MS Office
5 4 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 4 (11.11%) Manufacturing
5 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
6 3 (8.33%) Budget Control
6 3 (8.33%) Degree
6 3 (8.33%) SAP Implementation
6 3 (8.33%) Strategic Management
6 3 (8.33%) Strategic Planning
6 3 (8.33%) Mathematics
6 3 (8.33%) Maximo
6 3 (8.33%) Finance
6 3 (8.33%) Supply Chain Management
6 3 (8.33%) Migration
6 3 (8.33%) SPSS
6 3 (8.33%) Windows
6 3 (8.33%) VBA
6 3 (8.33%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 4 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (5.56%) Apache
2 2 (5.56%) Confluence
3 1 (2.78%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 4 (11.11%) MS Office
2 3 (8.33%) SPSS
3 2 (5.56%) Adobe Captivate
3 2 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.78%) MS Project
4 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Maximo
1 3 (8.33%) TRIRIGA
2 1 (2.78%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (2.78%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.78%) SAP xRPM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) VPN
2 2 (5.56%) Firewall
3 1 (2.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.78%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) FishEye
1 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.56%) JIRA
1 2 (5.56%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (5.56%) Subversion
2 1 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.78%) ClearCase
2 1 (2.78%) ClearQuest
2 1 (2.78%) GitLab
2 1 (2.78%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.78%) PVCS
2 1 (2.78%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 3 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Advertising
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Billing
3 1 (2.78%) Front Office
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Analyst
2 5 (13.89%) Asset Management Analyst
3 4 (11.11%) Consultant
3 4 (11.11%) IT Manager
3 4 (11.11%) Service Manager
4 3 (8.33%) IT Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) IT Services Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Supply Chain Planner
5 2 (5.56%) Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Data Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Coordinator
6 1 (2.78%) Desktop Support
6 1 (2.78%) Development Specialist
6 1 (2.78%) Management Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (2.78%) Apache Camel
1 1 (2.78%) Apache CXF
1 1 (2.78%) RESTful
1 1 (2.78%) SOAP
1 1 (2.78%) Web Dynpro
1 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.33%) Mathematics
2 3 (8.33%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (5.56%) e-Learning
3 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.56%) Physics
4 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.78%) Clustering
4 1 (2.78%) CMDB
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) Unix
2 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.89%) Statistical Modelling
2 4 (11.11%) Configuration Management
2 4 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (11.11%) IT Asset Management
2 4 (11.11%) Software Licensing
3 3 (8.33%) Analytics
3 3 (8.33%) Budget Control
3 3 (8.33%) Coaching
3 3 (8.33%) ERP
3 3 (8.33%) ITIL
3 3 (8.33%) Migration
3 3 (8.33%) Process Improvement
3 3 (8.33%) SAP Implementation
3 3 (8.33%) Software Asset Management
3 3 (8.33%) Strategic Management
3 3 (8.33%) Strategic Planning
3 3 (8.33%) Supply Chain Management
4 2 (5.56%) Data Analysis
4 2 (5.56%) ITIL V3
4 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) SQL
1 3 (8.33%) VBA
2 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.56%) Perl
2 2 (5.56%) VB
3 1 (2.78%) ABAP
3 1 (2.78%) C++
3 1 (2.78%) MATLAB
3 1 (2.78%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.33%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) MCSE
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.78%) ISO 9000
1 1 (2.78%) QA
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Oracle
1 8 (22.22%) SAP
2 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.11%) Adobe
4 2 (5.56%) Apple
4 2 (5.56%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.78%) BMC
5 1 (2.78%) IBM
5 1 (2.78%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.78%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.78%) Tableau
5 1 (2.78%) Talend