The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Asset Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Asset Management over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Asset Management
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 52 53 48
Rank change year-on-year +1 -5  
Contract jobs citing Asset Management 7 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.08% 0.78% 2.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 0.95% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 9
Median daily rate £413 £150 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +175.00% -73.91%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £438 £450
% change year-on-year -2.85% -2.77%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £20.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year -11.11% +35.00%  

Asset Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 526 526 557
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 81.05% 81.55% 76.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 329 344
Median daily rate £421 £376 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.18% +0.13%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 17
Median hourly rate £14.63 £17.95 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.52% +5.58%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.63 £8.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.25 £39.60 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Asset Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Asset Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Asset Management in Birmingham

Asset Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Asset Management in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for Asset Management in Birmingham

Asset Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Asset Management in Birmingham

Asset Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Asset Management.

1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) OO
2 3 (25.00%) CSS
2 3 (25.00%) DOM
2 3 (25.00%) Logistics
2 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (25.00%) Skype
2 3 (25.00%) Virtual Team
2 3 (25.00%) Slack
3 2 (16.67%) GDPR
3 2 (16.67%) Software Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) PMO
3 2 (16.67%) Regulatory Compliance
3 2 (16.67%) Compliance Audit
3 2 (16.67%) Service Design
3 2 (16.67%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 2 (16.67%) Software Asset Management
3 2 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (16.67%) SIEM
3 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
3 2 (16.67%) FMCG
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (16.67%) HTML5
3 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (16.67%) DHCP
3 2 (16.67%) VPN

Asset Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Skype
2 2 (16.67%) DHCP
2 2 (16.67%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (8.33%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) CruiseControl
2 1 (8.33%) Grunt
2 1 (8.33%) gulp
2 1 (8.33%) Moq
2 1 (8.33%) NuGet
2 1 (8.33%) NUnit
2 1 (8.33%) Selenium
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Automotive
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Asset Management Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Network Security Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Security Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Security Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Telephony Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Telephony Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Trainer
3 1 (8.33%) Angular Developer
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (8.33%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (25.00%) CSS
1 3 (25.00%) DOM
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (16.67%) Dojo
2 2 (16.67%) HTML5
2 2 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (8.33%) LESS
3 1 (8.33%) Sass
3 1 (8.33%) Spring
3 1 (8.33%) WCF
3 1 (8.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Virtual Team
2 2 (16.67%) FMCG
3 1 (8.33%) CMDB
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Logistics
2 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (25.00%) OO
2 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) Compliance Audit
3 2 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (16.67%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 2 (16.67%) MVC
3 2 (16.67%) Regulatory Compliance
3 2 (16.67%) Service Design
3 2 (16.67%) SIEM
3 2 (16.67%) Software Asset Management
3 2 (16.67%) Software Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (8.33%) Front End Development
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security
4 1 (8.33%) IT Asset Management
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) GDPR
1 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
1 2 (16.67%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco
1 1 (8.33%) F5
1 1 (8.33%) LogRhythm
1 1 (8.33%) Proofpoint
1 1 (8.33%) Snow
1 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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