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 29 June 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.

Asset Management
West Midlands > Birmingham
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 65 62
Rank change year-on-year +20 -3  
Contract jobs citing Asset Management 9 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.42% 0.63% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.72% 0.75% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 1
Birmingham median daily rate £388 £100 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +287.50% -73.33%  
10th Percentile £168 £87 £363
90th Percentile £431 £365 £388
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £325 £344
% change year-on-year +15.38% -5.45%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - £16.00 -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £16.00 -

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 523 669 580
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 82.49% 83.63% 78.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1352 1897 1494
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
10th Percentile £275 £250 £269
90th Percentile £575 £538 £513
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.12% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 40 33
Birmingham median hourly rate £14.22 £25.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.14% -37.50%  
10th Percentile £10.00 £11.80 £15.45
90th Percentile £29.25 £43.75 £63.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £28.00 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +16.66% -4.00%  

Asset Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Asset Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Asset Management in Birmingham over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Asset Management in Birmingham

Asset Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Asset Management in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 5 (31.25%) Software Asset Management
2 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Logistics
3 3 (18.75%) Retail
3 3 (18.75%) Firewall
3 3 (18.75%) DHCP
3 3 (18.75%) VPN
3 3 (18.75%) DNS
3 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
3 3 (18.75%) SIEM
3 3 (18.75%) PCI DSS
3 3 (18.75%) FMCG
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (18.75%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 3 (18.75%) Identity Access Management
3 3 (18.75%) Service Design
3 3 (18.75%) GDPR
3 3 (18.75%) Snow
4 2 (12.50%) PMO
4 2 (12.50%) F5
4 2 (12.50%) Regulatory Compliance
4 2 (12.50%) Compliance Audit
4 2 (12.50%) SaaS
4 2 (12.50%) Proofpoint
4 2 (12.50%) jQuery
4 2 (12.50%) D3.js
4 2 (12.50%) NetScaler
4 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 2 (12.50%) ServiceNow
4 2 (12.50%) LogRhythm

Asset Management
Co-occurring 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (6.25%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) DHCP
1 3 (18.75%) DNS
1 3 (18.75%) Firewall
1 3 (18.75%) VPN
2 2 (12.50%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (6.25%) Data Lake
2 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) CruiseControl
1 1 (6.25%) Moq
1 1 (6.25%) NUnit
1 1 (6.25%) Selenium
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Automotive
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Asset Management Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Business Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Angular Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Network Security Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Security Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior JavaScript Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Software Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Telephony Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Telephony Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
1 2 (12.50%) CSS
1 2 (12.50%) D3.js
1 2 (12.50%) Dojo
1 2 (12.50%) HTML
1 2 (12.50%) jQuery
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (6.25%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) FMCG
2 2 (12.50%) User Experience
3 1 (6.25%) CMDB
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Software Asset Management
2 4 (25.00%) Logistics
3 3 (18.75%) Identity Access Management
3 3 (18.75%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 3 (18.75%) Service Design
3 3 (18.75%) SIEM
4 2 (12.50%) Compliance Audit
4 2 (12.50%) Front End Development
4 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 2 (12.50%) Information Security
4 2 (12.50%) Microservices
4 2 (12.50%) Regulatory Compliance
4 2 (12.50%) Software Delivery
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) Ticket Management
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) MVC
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) TDD
5 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.25%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) GDPR
1 3 (18.75%) PCI DSS
2 2 (12.50%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Snow
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco
2 2 (12.50%) F5
2 2 (12.50%) LogRhythm
2 2 (12.50%) Proofpoint
2 2 (12.50%) ServiceNow
3 1 (6.25%) IBM
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft