The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 27 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.

Asset Management
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 55 35
Rank change year-on-year +20 -20  
Contract jobs citing Asset Management 4 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.20% 1.20% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 1.39% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Median daily rate £394 £338 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £308 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £338 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £438 £450
% change year-on-year -2.85% -2.77%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Cardiff with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cardiff
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 287 359 202
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 86.45% 86.09% 79.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 257 150
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £275 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 11
Median hourly rate £32.50 £13.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +150.00% -22.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £13.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £19.63 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

Asset Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff 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 Cardiff

Asset Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Asset Management in Cardiff

Asset Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Asset Management in Cardiff

Asset Management
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Asset Management.

1 4 (66.67%) Client/Server
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) Workflow
1 4 (66.67%) Ajax
1 4 (66.67%) Web Development
1 4 (66.67%) CMDB
1 4 (66.67%) Problem Management
1 4 (66.67%) Release Management
1 4 (66.67%) jQuery
1 4 (66.67%) HTML5
1 4 (66.67%) CSS3
1 4 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
1 4 (66.67%) ServiceNow
2 3 (50.00%) XHTML
2 3 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) SLA
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) Information Governance

Asset Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) ServiceNow Developer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Ajax
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) CSS3
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) HTML5
1 4 (66.67%) jQuery
2 3 (50.00%) XHTML
2 3 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Client/Server
1 4 (66.67%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) Problem Management
1 4 (66.67%) Release Management
1 4 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
1 4 (66.67%) Web Development
1 4 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (33.33%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Information Governance
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) ServiceNow