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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Asset Management over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Asset Management
England / West Midlands
Rank 99 109 99
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Contract jobs citing Asset Management 22 16 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.91% 0.62% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 0.75% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 5
Median daily rate £406 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £255 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £630 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £24.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £21.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-30.95% +13.51%

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
1918 2120 1615
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 79.68% 81.85% 72.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1226 1204 935
Median daily rate £425 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 47 104
Median hourly rate £26.00 £20.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.00 £39.00 £37.89
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

Asset Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Asset Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 20 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Asset Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire -3 7 £363 -9.37% 2
Coventry - 7 £421 -
Birmingham -1 5 £400 +166.66% 2
Kingswinford - 2 £368 -
Shropshire +26 1 - - 5
Smethwick - 1 - -
Asset Management
England

Asset Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Asset Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Asset Management.

1 9 (21.95%) Software Asset Management
1 9 (21.95%) Change Management
2 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
2 8 (19.51%) Project Management
2 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (14.63%) Business Analysis
3 6 (14.63%) Contract Management
4 5 (12.20%) Windows
5 4 (9.76%) SAP
5 4 (9.76%) Oracle
5 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
5 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
5 4 (9.76%) IBM
5 4 (9.76%) Service Management
5 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (9.76%) Data Analysis
6 3 (7.32%) AngularJS
6 3 (7.32%) Line Management
6 3 (7.32%) Mentoring
6 3 (7.32%) User Experience
6 3 (7.32%) User Stories
6 3 (7.32%) Logical Data Model
6 3 (7.32%) Critical Success Factor
6 3 (7.32%) Skype
6 3 (7.32%) Slack
6 3 (7.32%) Virtual Team
6 3 (7.32%) Software Optimisation
6 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
6 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
6 3 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.32%) MS Office
3 2 (4.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.44%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) Skype
2 2 (4.88%) Network Security
3 1 (2.44%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.44%) GIS
2 1 (2.44%) MySQL
2 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.44%) CruiseControl
2 1 (2.44%) Grunt
2 1 (2.44%) gulp
2 1 (2.44%) Moq
2 1 (2.44%) NuGet
2 1 (2.44%) NUnit
2 1 (2.44%) Selenium
2 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.88%) Automotive
2 2 (4.88%) German Language
2 2 (4.88%) Law
2 2 (4.88%) Marketing
2 2 (4.88%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (36.59%) Analyst
2 12 (29.27%) Asset Management Analyst
3 8 (19.51%) Business Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Asset Management Business Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) Contracts Manager
6 4 (9.76%) Developer
6 4 (9.76%) IT Support
6 4 (9.76%) Project Manager
6 4 (9.76%) Software Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) IT Manager
8 2 (4.88%) .NET Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Architect
9 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Configuration Analyst
9 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Manager
9 1 (2.44%) IT Support Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) IT Support Technician
9 1 (2.44%) Project Office Manager
9 1 (2.44%) Team Leader
9 1 (2.44%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) AngularJS
1 3 (7.32%) CSS
1 3 (7.32%) DOM
1 3 (7.32%) HTML
2 2 (4.88%) .NET
2 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (4.88%) Dojo
2 2 (4.88%) HTML5
2 2 (4.88%) jQuery
3 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.44%) Entity Framework
3 1 (2.44%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.44%) LESS
3 1 (2.44%) Sass
3 1 (2.44%) Spring
3 1 (2.44%) WCF
3 1 (2.44%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) User Experience
1 3 (7.32%) Virtual Team
2 2 (4.88%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.44%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.20%) Windows
2 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) Change Management
1 9 (21.95%) Software Asset Management
2 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (19.51%) Project Management
3 6 (14.63%) Business Analysis
3 6 (14.63%) Contract Management
4 4 (9.76%) Data Analysis
4 4 (9.76%) Service Management
4 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (7.32%) Critical Success Factor
5 3 (7.32%) Data Modelling
5 3 (7.32%) ITIL
5 3 (7.32%) Line Management
5 3 (7.32%) Logical Data Model
5 3 (7.32%) Mentoring
5 3 (7.32%) OO
5 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
5 3 (7.32%) Software Optimisation
5 3 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (7.32%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) C#
1 2 (4.88%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
1 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.76%) IBM
2 4 (9.76%) Oracle
2 4 (9.76%) SAP
3 2 (4.88%) Snow
4 1 (2.44%) Intel Security
4 1 (2.44%) MobileIron
4 1 (2.44%) SolarWinds