Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 808 807 816
Rank change year-on-year -1 +9 -26
Contract jobs citing Assembly Language 28 27 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.030% 0.030% 0.036%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.071% 0.073% 0.092%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 18
England median daily rate £350 £430 £523
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.51% -17.80% +26.67%
10th Percentile £319 £211 £318
90th Percentile £550 £488 £611
UK median daily rate £350 £430 £523
% change year-on-year -18.51% -17.80% +26.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 5
England median hourly rate £44.00 £42.50 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +2.41% +5.06%
10th Percentile £42.00 £40.43 £32.05
90th Percentile £46.00 £54.50 £43.15
UK median hourly rate £44.00 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year +3.53% +3.66% +3.80%

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 39,168 36,959 37,854
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.40% 40.87% 38.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27,862 25,611 25,947
England median daily rate £475 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £313 £294 £275
90th Percentile £638 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 702 781 959
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £16.76 £15.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £52.50 £51.25 £50.78
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%

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 January 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 17 January 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
East of England -12 12 £350 -12.50% 13
South West +7 9 - - 5
South East -21 3 - - 4
London -26 2 £600 +33.33% 7
North of England +46 1 - - 1
North West +16 1 - - 1
Midlands +7 1 £600 - 6
East Midlands - 1 £600 - 3
Assembly Language
UK

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 24 (85.71%) C
2 17 (60.71%) Embedded C
3 16 (57.14%) Software Engineering
4 14 (50.00%) Python
5 13 (46.43%) Linux
6 12 (42.86%) Windows
6 12 (42.86%) Bluetooth
6 12 (42.86%) Wireless
6 12 (42.86%) Telecoms
7 10 (35.71%) C++
8 9 (32.14%) Aerospace
9 8 (28.57%) Embedded Software Development
9 8 (28.57%) Degree
10 7 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
10 7 (25.00%) Test Scripting
10 7 (25.00%) Validation
11 6 (21.43%) DO-178B
12 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
13 4 (14.29%) Wind River
13 4 (14.29%) Freescale
13 4 (14.29%) CA Agile Central
14 3 (10.71%) Electronics
15 2 (7.14%) VHDL
15 2 (7.14%) Schematic Capture
15 2 (7.14%) IEC 62304
15 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
15 2 (7.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 1 (3.57%) Endeca
16 1 (3.57%) JIRA

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:

Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (42.86%) Bluetooth
1 12 (42.86%) Wireless
2 1 (3.57%) Modbus
2 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Adabas
1 1 (3.57%) Endeca
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 12 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 9 (32.14%) Aerospace
3 3 (10.71%) Electronics
4 1 (3.57%) Automotive
4 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Developer
2 13 (46.43%) Embedded Developer
3 11 (39.29%) Software Engineer
4 9 (32.14%) Software Developer
5 8 (28.57%) Embedded Software Developer
6 7 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
6 7 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 6 (21.43%) C Developer
7 6 (21.43%) Embedded C Developer
8 2 (7.14%) C Software Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) Embedded C Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) Embedded C Software Engineer
9 1 (3.57%) Architect
9 1 (3.57%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 1 (3.57%) Endeca Architect
9 1 (3.57%) Endeca Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (7.14%) VHDL
2 1 (3.57%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 13 (46.43%) Linux
2 12 (42.86%) Windows
3 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 8 (28.57%) Embedded Software Development
3 7 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 7 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 7 (25.00%) Validation
4 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.14%) Schematic Capture
6 1 (3.57%) B2B
6 1 (3.57%) Lean Manufacturing
6 1 (3.57%) Open Source
6 1 (3.57%) Scrum
6 1 (3.57%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 24 (85.71%) C
2 17 (60.71%) Embedded C
3 14 (50.00%) Python
4 10 (35.71%) C++
5 1 (3.57%) Ada
5 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.57%) C#
5 1 (3.57%) NATURAL
5 1 (3.57%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) DO-178B
2 2 (7.14%) IEC 62304
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) CA Agile Central
1 4 (14.29%) Freescale
1 4 (14.29%) Wind River
2 1 (3.57%) ATG
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) Software AG