Period
to 16 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 6 months to 16 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.

Asset Management
UK > England
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 181 153 198
Rank change year-on-year -28 +45 -20
Contract jobs citing Asset Management 1,427 1,484 1,346
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.51% 1.70% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.76% 2.00% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 952 1,030 915
England median daily rate £525 £525 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -2.00%
10th Percentile £290 £275 £263
90th Percentile £725 £700 £675
UK median daily rate £500 £525 £475
% change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% -1.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 61 37
England median hourly rate £18.09 £16.50 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.61% -12.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £13.00 £9.80 £11.85
90th Percentile £36.35 £48.75 £41.97
UK median hourly rate £18.09 £17.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year +3.37% -6.69% +7.14%

Asset Management is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 81,268 74,362 85,742
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 85.90% 85.06% 84.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 53,990 48,946 57,151
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
10th Percentile £300 £280 £266
90th Percentile £638 £625 £613
UK median daily rate £450 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,241 1,938 2,072
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +12.02%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.39 £11.72
90th Percentile £50.50 £51.50 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -14.00% - +16.28%

Asset Management
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Asset Management in England

Asset Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Asset Management in England

Asset Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Asset Management in England over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Asset Management in England

Asset Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Asset Management in England

Asset Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Asset Management in England over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Asset Management in England

Asset Management
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 Asset Management within the England region over the 6 months to 16 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
London -31 1,008 £575 +4.55% 174
South East -34 172 £413 -13.16% 25
North of England +34 149 £400 +14.29% 53
North West +33 98 £450 +30.43% 29
Midlands -19 44 £419 +11.67% 20
Yorkshire -1 42 £363 -19.44% 19
South West -13 26 £384 +78.31% 9
West Midlands -21 26 £450 +12.50% 9
East of England -13 20 £500 -4.76% 21
East Midlands -1 17 £350 +21.74% 11
North East -7 9 £405 +8.00% 5
Asset Management
UK

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Asset Management 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 Asset Management.

1 553 (38.75%) Finance
2 314 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
3 230 (16.12%) SQL
4 226 (15.84%) Investment Management
5 199 (13.95%) Microsoft
6 188 (13.17%) Front Office
7 184 (12.89%) C#
8 164 (11.49%) ITIL
9 154 (10.79%) Fixed Income
10 150 (10.51%) SQL Server
11 145 (10.16%) Business Analysis
12 144 (10.09%) Project Management
13 142 (9.95%) Analytical Skills
14 140 (9.81%) Problem-Solving
15 139 (9.74%) Windows
16 136 (9.53%) Stakeholder Management
17 134 (9.39%) Banking
18 129 (9.04%) .NET
19 124 (8.69%) Migration
20 122 (8.55%) Management Information System
21 118 (8.27%) Software Asset Management
22 110 (7.71%) JavaScript
23 101 (7.08%) Equities
24 99 (6.94%) Configuration Management
25 97 (6.80%) Oracle
26 96 (6.73%) Change Management
27 95 (6.66%) HTML
28 94 (6.59%) Microsoft Excel
29 90 (6.31%) Active Directory
29 90 (6.31%) Service Management

Asset Management
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 45 (3.15%) CMS
2 29 (2.03%) Confluence
3 27 (1.89%) SharePoint
4 23 (1.61%) MS Exchange
5 17 (1.19%) NServiceBus
6 16 (1.12%) IIS
7 12 (0.84%) WebSphere
8 10 (0.70%) Skype for Business
9 9 (0.63%) Apache
10 8 (0.56%) Apache Spark
10 8 (0.56%) SAS
11 6 (0.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 6 (0.42%) Documentum
11 6 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (0.42%) WordPress
12 4 (0.28%) Sitecore CMS
13 3 (0.21%) Apache Pig
13 3 (0.21%) IBM Notes
13 3 (0.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 3 (0.21%) WebLogic
Applications
1 94 (6.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 59 (4.13%) Microsoft Office
3 21 (1.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 19 (1.33%) MS Visio
5 16 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
6 10 (0.70%) Microsoft Project
7 6 (0.42%) OmniGraffle
8 4 (0.28%) Acrobat
9 3 (0.21%) Adobe After Effects
9 3 (0.21%) Gliffy
9 3 (0.21%) Photoshop
10 2 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 2 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.14%) Final Cut Pro
10 2 (0.14%) InDesign
11 1 (0.070%) Adobe Premiere
11 1 (0.070%) Autodesk Inventor
11 1 (0.070%) Avid Media Composer
11 1 (0.070%) InVision
Business Applications
1 58 (4.06%) Markit EDM
2 54 (3.78%) thinkFolio
3 25 (1.75%) Maximo
4 23 (1.61%) Eagle PACE
5 20 (1.40%) Bloomberg AIM
6 14 (0.98%) Front Arena
7 11 (0.77%) SAP PM
8 10 (0.70%) PolarLake
9 9 (0.63%) SAP S/4HANA
9 9 (0.63%) SimCorp Dimension
10 8 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
10 8 (0.56%) SAP MM
10 8 (0.56%) Temenos T24
11 7 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
11 7 (0.49%) Temenos Globus
12 5 (0.35%) LatentZero
12 5 (0.35%) SAP FI
12 5 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 4 (0.28%) Eloqua
13 4 (0.28%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 89 (6.24%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (4.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 56 (3.92%) Office 365
4 18 (1.26%) SaaS
5 12 (0.84%) IaaS
6 11 (0.77%) G Suite
7 9 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
8 8 (0.56%) PaaS
9 6 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (0.35%) GitHub
10 5 (0.35%) Google Analytics
10 5 (0.35%) OneDrive
11 4 (0.28%) Mimecast
11 4 (0.28%) Veeva
12 3 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 3 (0.21%) AWS Fargate
12 3 (0.21%) BlueKai
12 3 (0.21%) BrowserStack
12 3 (0.21%) Slack
13 2 (0.14%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 32 (2.24%) LAN
2 29 (2.03%) WAN
3 27 (1.89%) Firewall
4 23 (1.61%) Internet
5 20 (1.40%) DNS
5 20 (1.40%) SAN
6 17 (1.19%) DHCP
7 15 (1.05%) VPN
8 14 (0.98%) VoIP
9 13 (0.91%) Intranet
9 13 (0.91%) MPLS
9 13 (0.91%) TCP/IP
10 12 (0.84%) NAS
10 12 (0.84%) Network Security
11 10 (0.70%) DMZ
11 10 (0.70%) Ethernet
11 10 (0.70%) IPsec
11 10 (0.70%) Wireless
12 9 (0.63%) Skype
12 9 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 150 (10.51%) SQL Server
2 36 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
3 35 (2.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (1.47%) Relational Database
4 21 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (1.26%) BusinessObjects
6 17 (1.19%) SQL Server 2016
7 13 (0.91%) Big Data
8 12 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (0.70%) Crystal Reports
11 9 (0.63%) Blockchain
11 9 (0.63%) GIS
11 9 (0.63%) Hadoop
11 9 (0.63%) Qlik Sense
12 8 (0.56%) Oracle Database
12 8 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
12 8 (0.56%) QlikView
13 7 (0.49%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 53 (3.71%) Jenkins
2 51 (3.57%) JIRA
3 42 (2.94%) TeamCity
4 38 (2.66%) Git (software)
5 33 (2.31%) SpecFlow
6 31 (2.17%) Octopus Deploy
7 30 (2.10%) NUnit
8 27 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
8 27 (1.89%) Visual Studio Team System
9 25 (1.75%) Selenium
10 18 (1.26%) Visual Studio
11 17 (1.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 13 (0.91%) Bitbucket
12 13 (0.91%) Moq
12 13 (0.91%) Subversion
13 10 (0.70%) Vagrant
13 10 (0.70%) webpack
14 9 (0.63%) MSBuild
15 8 (0.56%) Artifactory
15 8 (0.56%) ER Studio
General
1 553 (38.75%) Finance
2 188 (13.17%) Front Office
3 134 (9.39%) Banking
4 56 (3.92%) Retail
5 51 (3.57%) Investment Banking
6 48 (3.36%) Marketing
7 47 (3.29%) Back Office
8 45 (3.15%) Legal
9 38 (2.66%) Financial Institution
10 26 (1.82%) Law
11 18 (1.26%) Telecoms
12 16 (1.12%) Manufacturing
12 16 (1.12%) Private Banking
13 14 (0.98%) Advertising
14 11 (0.77%) French Language
14 11 (0.77%) Retail Banking
15 10 (0.70%) Publishing
16 6 (0.42%) Local Government
17 5 (0.35%) Electronics
18 4 (0.28%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 398 (27.89%) Analyst
2 303 (21.23%) Developer
3 225 (15.77%) Business Analyst
4 162 (11.35%) Project Manager
5 105 (7.36%) Asset Management Analyst
6 97 (6.80%) C# Developer
7 89 (6.24%) Architect
8 72 (5.05%) Consultant
9 70 (4.91%) Asset Management Business Analyst
10 60 (4.20%) .NET Developer
10 60 (4.20%) Data Analyst
11 51 (3.57%) Asset Management Project Manager
12 47 (3.29%) Solutions Architect
13 46 (3.22%) Desktop Support
14 45 (3.15%) C# .NET Developer
14 45 (3.15%) IT Manager
15 42 (2.94%) Support Engineer
16 40 (2.80%) Angular Developer
17 35 (2.45%) Senior Analyst
17 35 (2.45%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (9.04%) .NET
2 95 (6.66%) HTML
3 79 (5.54%) AngularJS
4 67 (4.70%) CSS
5 56 (3.92%) Web Services
6 50 (3.50%) ASP.NET
7 48 (3.36%) HTML5
8 43 (3.01%) React
8 43 (3.01%) XML
9 41 (2.87%) REST
10 39 (2.73%) ASP.NET Web API
11 34 (2.38%) .NET Framework
11 34 (2.38%) WCF
12 32 (2.24%) ASP.NET MVC
12 32 (2.24%) Entity Framework
12 32 (2.24%) Middleware
13 30 (2.10%) KnockoutJS
14 26 (1.82%) Node.js
14 26 (1.82%) RESTful
15 25 (1.75%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 154 (10.79%) Fixed Income
2 142 (9.95%) Analytical Skills
3 122 (8.55%) Management Information System
4 101 (7.08%) Equities
5 76 (5.33%) Derivative
6 65 (4.56%) Greenfield Project
6 65 (4.56%) Hedge funds
7 49 (3.43%) Self-Motivation
8 48 (3.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 45 (3.15%) User Experience
10 40 (2.80%) Data Centre
11 39 (2.73%) CMDB
12 23 (1.61%) Exotic Derivative
12 23 (1.61%) Fintech
13 20 (1.40%) Computer Science
14 16 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
15 15 (1.05%) Tandem
16 14 (0.98%) Virtual Team
17 13 (0.91%) Blackberry
18 12 (0.84%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 139 (9.74%) Windows
2 53 (3.71%) Windows 10
3 52 (3.64%) Windows Server
4 51 (3.57%) Windows 7
5 37 (2.59%) Linux
6 28 (1.96%) Unix
7 20 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (1.26%) Android
10 11 (0.77%) Apple iOS
11 7 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (0.49%) Windows XP
12 6 (0.42%) Mac OS X
12 6 (0.42%) Windows 8
13 5 (0.35%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
15 2 (0.14%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.14%) Windows Phone
16 1 (0.070%) AIX
16 1 (0.070%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 314 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
2 226 (15.84%) Investment Management
3 164 (11.49%) ITIL
4 145 (10.16%) Business Analysis
5 144 (10.09%) Project Management
6 140 (9.81%) Problem-Solving
7 136 (9.53%) Stakeholder Management
8 124 (8.69%) Migration
9 118 (8.27%) Software Asset Management
10 99 (6.94%) Configuration Management
11 96 (6.73%) Change Management
12 90 (6.31%) Service Management
13 89 (6.24%) DevOps
14 84 (5.89%) Analytics
15 73 (5.12%) Software Engineering
16 71 (4.98%) Scrum
17 69 (4.84%) TDD
18 65 (4.56%) Data Management
18 65 (4.56%) ITSM
19 61 (4.27%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 230 (16.12%) SQL
2 184 (12.89%) C#
3 110 (7.71%) JavaScript
4 77 (5.40%) Java
5 58 (4.06%) Python
6 31 (2.17%) TypeScript
7 30 (2.10%) VBA
8 29 (2.03%) PowerShell
9 24 (1.68%) R
10 19 (1.33%) T-SQL
11 16 (1.12%) Shell Script
12 15 (1.05%) PL/SQL
13 13 (0.91%) Bash Shell
14 10 (0.70%) Perl
15 9 (0.63%) C
15 9 (0.63%) C++
16 8 (0.56%) Ruby
16 8 (0.56%) VBScript
17 6 (0.42%) VB
18 5 (0.35%) Korn
Qualifications
1 85 (5.96%) Degree
2 45 (3.15%) Security Cleared
3 34 (2.38%) SC Cleared
4 27 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 25 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
6 15 (1.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 14 (0.98%) BPSS Clearance
7 14 (0.98%) CISSP
7 14 (0.98%) ISEB
7 14 (0.98%) PMP
8 12 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (0.77%) MCSE
10 7 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 7 (0.49%) PMI Certification
11 6 (0.42%) AWS Certification
11 6 (0.42%) CISM
11 6 (0.42%) ISTQB
11 6 (0.42%) MCITP
11 6 (0.42%) MCSA
11 6 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (2.73%) QA
2 36 (2.52%) Data Quality
3 33 (2.31%) PMO
4 25 (1.75%) SLA
5 24 (1.68%) GDPR
5 24 (1.68%) MiFID
6 13 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 9 (0.63%) EMIR
7 9 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 19770
8 7 (0.49%) IFRS
9 6 (0.42%) AIFMD
9 6 (0.42%) Dodd-Frank
10 5 (0.35%) COBIT
10 5 (0.35%) IFRS 9
11 4 (0.28%) Disclosure Scotland
11 4 (0.28%) GCP
11 4 (0.28%) PCI DSS
12 3 (0.21%) NIST 800
13 2 (0.14%) UCITS
14 1 (0.070%) FATCA
System Software
1 90 (6.31%) Active Directory
2 56 (3.92%) Docker
3 31 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
4 12 (0.84%) VMware Workstation
5 11 (0.77%) XenApp
6 10 (0.70%) Hyper-V
7 9 (0.63%) XenDesktop
8 7 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
9 6 (0.42%) vSphere
10 5 (0.35%) Terminal Services
10 5 (0.35%) Virtual Desktop
11 4 (0.28%) BitLocker
12 3 (0.21%) Terminal Server
13 2 (0.14%) VMware NSX
14 1 (0.070%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 1 (0.070%) HDFS
14 1 (0.070%) Shibboleth
14 1 (0.070%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 58 (4.06%) SCCM
2 22 (1.54%) Kubernetes
3 17 (1.19%) Terraform
4 12 (0.84%) Norton AntiVirus
5 10 (0.70%) AirWatch
6 8 (0.56%) Ansible
6 8 (0.56%) Control-M
7 6 (0.42%) Microsoft Intune
7 6 (0.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 5 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (0.35%) Single Sign-On
9 4 (0.28%) Backup Exec
9 4 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (0.21%) EMC NetWorker
10 3 (0.21%) FlexNet
10 3 (0.21%) HP ALM
10 3 (0.21%) Microsoft Clustering
10 3 (0.21%) Nessus
10 3 (0.21%) NetBackup
10 3 (0.21%) WSUS
Vendors
1 199 (13.95%) Microsoft
2 97 (6.80%) Oracle
3 86 (6.03%) SAP
4 82 (5.75%) ServiceNow
5 78 (5.47%) Charles River
6 52 (3.64%) IBM
7 50 (3.50%) Bloomberg
8 41 (2.87%) Snow
9 40 (2.80%) VMware
10 38 (2.66%) Citrix
11 36 (2.52%) Adobe
11 36 (2.52%) Cisco
12 34 (2.38%) HP
13 32 (2.24%) SimCorp
14 26 (1.82%) Apple
15 23 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
16 19 (1.33%) Google
17 18 (1.26%) Symantec
18 15 (1.05%) FactSet
18 15 (1.05%) FXall