Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Assembly Language skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Assembly Language over the 6 months to 17 November 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.

Assembly Language (Assembler)
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 807 834 832
Rank change year-on-year +27 -2 -58
Contract jobs citing Assembly Language 39 30 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.041% 0.030% 0.040%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.098% 0.075% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 15
England median daily rate £350 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.32% -5.00% +21.21%
10th Percentile £325 £360 £362
90th Percentile £600 £650 £623
UK median daily rate £350 £475 £500
% change year-on-year -26.32% -5.00% +21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 7
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +0.63%
10th Percentile £37.25 £37.50 £28.75
90th Percentile £45.55 £48.75 £42.85
UK median hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% +1.27%

Assembly Language is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 39861 39879 40707
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.17% 40.52% 38.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 28105 27625 27895
England median daily rate £455 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.06% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £310 £288 £275
90th Percentile £638 £594 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 756 822 951
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% +23.33%
10th Percentile £16.25 £14.50 £14.13
90th Percentile £52.50 £52.11 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% +21.31%

Assembly Language
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Assembly Language as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Assembly Language in England

Assembly Language
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Assembly Language in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Assembly Language in England

Assembly Language
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Assembly Language in England over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Assembly Language in England

Assembly Language
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Assembly Language in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Assembly Language in England

Assembly Language
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Assembly Language within the England region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -1 10 £550 -
South West +5 8 - - 2
East of England -17 8 £350 -12.50% 3
North of England +64 4 - - 1
North West +26 4 - - 1
South East -2 4 - - 2
Midlands - 4 - -
West Midlands - 4 - -
Assembly Language
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Assembly Language 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 England region with a requirement for Assembly Language.

1 30 (76.92%) C
2 20 (51.28%) Software Engineering
3 19 (48.72%) Embedded C
4 16 (41.03%) Linux
5 13 (33.33%) C++
6 11 (28.21%) Validation
7 9 (23.08%) Embedded Software Development
7 9 (23.08%) Security Cleared
7 9 (23.08%) Aerospace
7 9 (23.08%) Windows
7 9 (23.08%) Python
8 7 (17.95%) SC Cleared
8 7 (17.95%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 7 (17.95%) Requirements Analysis
8 7 (17.95%) Bluetooth
8 7 (17.95%) Telecoms
8 7 (17.95%) Wireless
9 6 (15.38%) CAD
9 6 (15.38%) Degree
9 6 (15.38%) DO-178B
10 5 (12.82%) Mainframe
10 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (10.26%) Electronics
11 4 (10.26%) COBOL
11 4 (10.26%) DB2
11 4 (10.26%) Freescale
11 4 (10.26%) CA Agile Central
11 4 (10.26%) Rational DOORS
11 4 (10.26%) Technical Architecture
11 4 (10.26%) Wind River

Assembly Language
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.69%) CICS
2 1 (2.56%) JBoss
2 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) OrCAD
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.95%) Bluetooth
1 7 (17.95%) Wireless
2 1 (2.56%) ATM
2 1 (2.56%) DVB
2 1 (2.56%) Modbus
2 1 (2.56%) RS-232
2 1 (2.56%) RS-422
2 1 (2.56%) RS-485
2 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) DB2
2 1 (2.56%) Adabas
2 1 (2.56%) Endeca
2 1 (2.56%) MySQL
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (5.13%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.13%) JIRA
2 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.56%) IDA Disassembler
3 1 (2.56%) Maven
3 1 (2.56%) Mockito
General
1 9 (23.08%) Aerospace
2 7 (17.95%) Telecoms
3 4 (10.26%) Electronics
4 1 (2.56%) Automotive
4 1 (2.56%) Finance
4 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) Software Engineer
2 10 (25.64%) Developer
2 10 (25.64%) Embedded Engineer
2 10 (25.64%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 8 (20.51%) Embedded Developer
4 7 (17.95%) Electronics Engineer
5 6 (15.38%) C Developer
5 6 (15.38%) Embedded C Developer
5 6 (15.38%) Senior Electronics Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Design Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Electronics Design Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Senior Design Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Senior Electronics Design Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Software Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Embedded Software Developer
8 2 (5.13%) C Software Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Embedded C Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Mainframe Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Mainframe Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) .NET
1 1 (2.56%) Hibernate
1 1 (2.56%) J2EE
1 1 (2.56%) JPA
1 1 (2.56%) JSON
1 1 (2.56%) PowerMock
1 1 (2.56%) Spring
1 1 (2.56%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (12.82%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.56%) Acoustics
3 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.56%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (2.56%) Device Driver
3 1 (2.56%) Digital TV
3 1 (2.56%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.56%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (2.56%) MPEG
3 1 (2.56%) STB
Operating Systems
1 16 (41.03%) Linux
2 9 (23.08%) Windows
3 3 (7.69%) OS/390
4 1 (2.56%) uClinux
4 1 (2.56%) Unix
4 1 (2.56%) VxWorks
4 1 (2.56%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (51.28%) Software Engineering
2 11 (28.21%) Validation
3 9 (23.08%) Embedded Software Development
4 7 (17.95%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (15.38%) CAD
6 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (10.26%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (7.69%) SOA
9 2 (5.13%) Coaching
9 2 (5.13%) Scrum
9 2 (5.13%) Test Scripting
10 1 (2.56%) Device Driver Development
10 1 (2.56%) Digital Forensics
10 1 (2.56%) DRM
10 1 (2.56%) Malware Analysis
10 1 (2.56%) OO
10 1 (2.56%) Open Source
10 1 (2.56%) Penetration Testing
10 1 (2.56%) Unit Testing
10 1 (2.56%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 30 (76.92%) C
2 19 (48.72%) Embedded C
3 13 (33.33%) C++
4 9 (23.08%) Python
5 4 (10.26%) COBOL
6 3 (7.69%) JCL
6 3 (7.69%) SQL
7 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
7 2 (5.13%) C#
7 2 (5.13%) Perl
8 1 (2.56%) Ada
8 1 (2.56%) Java
8 1 (2.56%) NATURAL
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 7 (17.95%) SC Cleared
3 6 (15.38%) Degree
4 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) DO-178B
2 2 (5.13%) IEC 62304
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) CA Agile Central
1 4 (10.26%) Freescale
1 4 (10.26%) Wind River
2 3 (7.69%) HP
2 3 (7.69%) hybris
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle
4 1 (2.56%) Cadence
4 1 (2.56%) IBM
4 1 (2.56%) Software AG