Period
to 19 July 2018

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 19 July 2018 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
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 833 752 819
Rank change year-on-year -81 +67 -21
Contract jobs citing Assembly Language 31 63 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.033% 0.072% 0.058%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.074% 0.17% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 29 13
England median daily rate £373 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.77% -23.53% -5.03%
10th Percentile £268 £289 £336
90th Percentile £388 £575 £628
UK median daily rate £373 £375 £425
% change year-on-year -0.53% -11.76% -4.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 15
England median hourly rate £42.50 £38.75 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £37.00 £30.80 £31.75
90th Percentile £49.50 £47.50 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £36.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +16.44% -2.67% -0.66%

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 41,612 36,475 39,592
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 44.08% 41.59% 38.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 29,371 25,128 27,492
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £280
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £463 £444 £425
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.47% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 744 758 855
England median hourly rate £41.50 £41.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +10.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £17.50 £16.54 £14.13
90th Percentile £53.38 £53.75 £52.25
UK median hourly rate £41.00 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +9.33% +7.14%

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 19 July 2018.

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 19 July 2018. 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
South East -12 10 £373 +19.36% 10
South West +11 8 £250 -20.00% 7
Midlands -4 8 £375 +25.00% 1
West Midlands -10 7 £375 +25.00% 1
London -54 3 - - 1
East of England -7 1 - - 10
North of England -19 1 £341 -14.88% 3
East Midlands - 1 £600 -
North East - 1 £341 - 1
Assembly Language
UK

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Assembly Language also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Assembly Language.

1 18 (58.06%) Software Engineering
2 17 (54.84%) C
3 16 (51.61%) C++
4 14 (45.16%) Visual Studio
5 13 (41.94%) C#
6 12 (38.71%) Python
6 12 (38.71%) MATLAB
7 11 (35.48%) Windows
7 11 (35.48%) Embedded C++
8 10 (32.26%) COBOL
8 10 (32.26%) Mainframe
9 8 (25.81%) Linux
9 8 (25.81%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
10 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
10 7 (22.58%) Automotive
10 7 (22.58%) Embedded C
10 7 (22.58%) MISRA
11 6 (19.35%) MISRA C
11 6 (19.35%) FMEA
11 6 (19.35%) Configuration Management
11 6 (19.35%) Simulink
11 6 (19.35%) Change Management
11 6 (19.35%) UML
11 6 (19.35%) Unix
11 6 (19.35%) MFC
11 6 (19.35%) Network Security
11 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
11 6 (19.35%) Mercurial

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 2 (6.45%) CICS
2 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Simulink
2 1 (3.23%) Windchill
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) Network Security
1 6 (19.35%) RS-232
2 1 (3.23%) 802.11
2 1 (3.23%) Ethernet
2 1 (3.23%) Internet
2 1 (3.23%) NFC
2 1 (3.23%) RFID
2 1 (3.23%) Wireless
2 1 (3.23%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) DB2
2 1 (3.23%) Easytrieve
2 1 (3.23%) Endeca
Development Applications
1 14 (45.16%) Visual Studio
2 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
2 6 (19.35%) Mercurial
2 6 (19.35%) Subversion
3 2 (6.45%) Eclipse
3 2 (6.45%) LabVIEW
3 2 (6.45%) Rational DOORS
General
1 7 (22.58%) Automotive
2 4 (12.90%) Electronics
3 3 (9.68%) Banking
3 3 (9.68%) Finance
4 2 (6.45%) Avionics
5 1 (3.23%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Software Engineer
2 10 (32.26%) C++ Software Engineer
2 10 (32.26%) Embedded Engineer
3 9 (29.03%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) C Software Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Embedded C Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) PC Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Senior C Software Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Senior Windows Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) MFC
2 2 (6.45%) Qt
3 1 (3.23%) 802.1X
3 1 (3.23%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Mainframe
2 8 (25.81%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 6 (19.35%) Algorithms
3 6 (19.35%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (6.45%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (6.45%) TMS320
5 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.23%) ASIC
5 1 (3.23%) Verilog
5 1 (3.23%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Windows
2 8 (25.81%) Linux
3 6 (19.35%) Unix
4 2 (6.45%) zOS
5 1 (3.23%) AIX
5 1 (3.23%) Android
5 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) Software Engineering
2 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (19.35%) Change Management
3 6 (19.35%) Configuration Management
3 6 (19.35%) FMEA
3 6 (19.35%) Memory Management
3 6 (19.35%) Software Architecture
3 6 (19.35%) Test Planning
3 6 (19.35%) UML
4 5 (16.13%) Validation
5 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (6.45%) OO
5 2 (6.45%) OOD
6 1 (3.23%) B2B
6 1 (3.23%) Cryptography
6 1 (3.23%) IC Design
6 1 (3.23%) ITIL
6 1 (3.23%) Logistics
6 1 (3.23%) Project Management
6 1 (3.23%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (54.84%) C
2 16 (51.61%) C++
3 13 (41.94%) C#
4 12 (38.71%) MATLAB
4 12 (38.71%) Python
5 11 (35.48%) Embedded C++
6 10 (32.26%) COBOL
7 7 (22.58%) Embedded C
8 2 (6.45%) Ada
8 2 (6.45%) JCL
8 2 (6.45%) PL/1
9 1 (3.23%) Delphi
9 1 (3.23%) Java
9 1 (3.23%) REXX
9 1 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
1 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.68%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (22.58%) MISRA
2 6 (19.35%) MISRA C
3 2 (6.45%) DO-178B
4 1 (3.23%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) SELinux
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) IBM
1 4 (12.90%) Unisys
2 1 (3.23%) Apple
2 1 (3.23%) ATG
2 1 (3.23%) CA
2 1 (3.23%) Serena