Period
to 20 September 2021

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 20 September 2021 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
20 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 136 62 173
Rank change year-on-year -74 +111 +1
Contract jobs citing Asset Management 1,241 896 1,309
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 1.96% 3.52% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.20% 4.03% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 953 759 731
10th Percentile £301 £425 £206
25th Percentile £463 £488 £381
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £600 £500
Median % change year-on-year -8.33% +20.00% -0.99%
75th Percentile £700 £750 £638
90th Percentile £732 £800 £713
UK median daily rate £550 £600 £500
% change year-on-year -8.33% +20.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 13 32
10th Percentile £12.50 £12.77 £10.75
25th Percentile £13.06 £19.69 £13.19
Median hourly rate £17.50 £34.00 £17.13
Median % change year-on-year -48.53% +98.54% -2.14%
75th Percentile £23.00 £43.75 £22.25
90th Percentile £27.50 £55.00 £37.88
UK median hourly rate £15.42 £31.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -51.05% +80.00% -

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 56,487 22,251 71,168
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 89.23% 87.49% 87.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 39,431 15,168 48,115
10th Percentile £313 £300 £300
25th Percentile £413 £390 £381
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £513 £481 £475
Median % change year-on-year +6.60% +1.21% +2.70%
75th Percentile £613 £588 £575
90th Percentile £700 £675 £650
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,494 633 1,916
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.02 £11.50
25th Percentile £14.51 £16.00 £14.33
Median hourly rate £24.18 £26.50 £22.86
Median % change year-on-year -8.77% +15.94% +14.29%
75th Percentile £48.75 £46.00 £46.40
90th Percentile £62.45 £55.93 £53.75
UK median hourly rate £24.50 £26.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -5.77% +15.56% +16.02%

Asset Management
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Asset Management in England

Asset Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Asset Management in England.

Daily rate trend for Asset Management in England

Asset Management
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Asset Management in England over the 6 months to 20 September 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Asset Management in England

Asset Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Asset Management in England.

Hourly rate trend for Asset Management in England

Asset Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Asset Management in England over the 6 months to 20 September 2021.

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 20 September 2021. 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 -56 910 £600 - 148
South East -22 127 £475 -7.99% 27
North of England -28 80 £450 +40.41% 41
North West -32 47 £463 +44.31% 24
Midlands -59 34 £400 +45.45% 27
East of England -22 31 £340 -20.00% 14
South West -31 26 £318 -33.14% 17
Yorkshire -25 24 £450 +56.52% 13
West Midlands -53 22 £275 - 14
North East -10 9 £140 - 4
East Midlands -28 9 £363 +113.24% 13
Asset Management
UK

For the 6 months to 20 September 2021, 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.

1 692 (55.76%) Finance
2 569 (45.85%) Agile Software Development
3 413 (33.28%) AWS
4 399 (32.15%) Investment Management
5 395 (31.83%) JavaScript
6 383 (30.86%) Software Engineering
7 356 (28.69%) Front Office
8 353 (28.44%) React
9 344 (27.72%) Web Services
10 283 (22.80%) Full Stack Development
11 275 (22.16%) TypeScript
12 268 (21.60%) Python
12 268 (21.60%) Serverless
13 263 (21.19%) Node.js
14 239 (19.26%) Social Skills
15 234 (18.86%) Material-UI
16 225 (18.13%) Docker
17 224 (18.05%) Kubernetes
17 224 (18.05%) AWS Lambda
18 223 (17.97%) Amazon S3
19 222 (17.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
20 221 (17.81%) Terraform
21 179 (14.42%) Java
22 178 (14.34%) SQL
22 178 (14.34%) Azure
22 178 (14.34%) AWS Step Functions
23 177 (14.26%) Amazon SQS
23 177 (14.26%) Amazon RDS
24 173 (13.94%) Analytics
25 140 (11.28%) Derivative

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 42 (3.38%) SharePoint
2 22 (1.77%) CMS
3 19 (1.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 18 (1.45%) Apache
5 17 (1.37%) Apache Airflow
6 16 (1.29%) Jupyter
7 8 (0.64%) Skype for Business
8 5 (0.40%) Confluence
9 4 (0.32%) IIS
9 4 (0.32%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.16%) Drupal
10 2 (0.16%) Headless CMS
10 2 (0.16%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.16%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.16%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.081%) Camunda
11 1 (0.081%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.081%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.081%) Jetty
11 1 (0.081%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 83 (6.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 60 (4.83%) Microsoft Office
3 48 (3.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 21 (1.69%) MS Visio
5 14 (1.13%) Microsoft Project
6 10 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.64%) Photoshop
8 6 (0.48%) Adobe Premiere
8 6 (0.48%) InVision
8 6 (0.48%) Sketch
9 2 (0.16%) Oracle Smart View
Business Applications
1 20 (1.61%) Maximo
2 14 (1.13%) Remedy ITSM
3 10 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (0.81%) Markit EDM
3 10 (0.81%) Remedy AR System
4 7 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (0.48%) thinkFolio
6 4 (0.32%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 4 (0.32%) SAP HR
7 3 (0.24%) NetSuite
7 3 (0.24%) Oracle Cash Management
7 3 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.24%) Oracle ERP
7 3 (0.24%) Oracle FAH
7 3 (0.24%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (0.24%) Oracle Receivables
7 3 (0.24%) SAP S/4HANA
7 3 (0.24%) SAP WM
7 3 (0.24%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
8 2 (0.16%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 413 (33.28%) AWS
2 268 (21.60%) Serverless
3 224 (18.05%) AWS Lambda
4 223 (17.97%) Amazon S3
5 178 (14.34%) AWS Step Functions
5 178 (14.34%) Azure
6 177 (14.26%) Amazon SQS
7 131 (10.56%) GCP
8 53 (4.27%) Microsoft 365
9 46 (3.71%) Amazon EC2
10 28 (2.26%) Dynamics 365
11 27 (2.18%) Power Platform
12 13 (1.05%) SaaS
13 9 (0.73%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
14 7 (0.56%) Datadog
14 7 (0.56%) Power Automate
15 6 (0.48%) IaaS
15 6 (0.48%) OneDrive
15 6 (0.48%) PaaS
16 5 (0.40%) Amazon ECS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.05%) LAN
1 13 (1.05%) WAN
2 11 (0.89%) Firewall
3 10 (0.81%) Skype
4 8 (0.64%) Internet
5 7 (0.56%) BGP
5 7 (0.56%) DNS
5 7 (0.56%) TCP/IP
5 7 (0.56%) VPN
6 5 (0.40%) DHCP
6 5 (0.40%) SAN
7 3 (0.24%) DSL
7 3 (0.24%) Intranet
7 3 (0.24%) IP Telephony
7 3 (0.24%) Network Security
7 3 (0.24%) SNMP
7 3 (0.24%) VoIP
7 3 (0.24%) Wireless
8 2 (0.16%) Unified Communications
8 2 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 222 (17.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 177 (14.26%) Amazon RDS
3 42 (3.38%) SQL Server
4 32 (2.58%) Data Warehouse
5 27 (2.18%) Power BI
6 22 (1.77%) GIS
7 21 (1.69%) QlikView
8 20 (1.61%) Tableau
9 17 (1.37%) Amazon Athena
9 17 (1.37%) Apache Ignite
10 16 (1.29%) Big Data
11 14 (1.13%) Data Lake
12 11 (0.89%) Geospatial Data
12 11 (0.89%) Metadata
13 10 (0.81%) NoSQL
13 10 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 8 (0.64%) Relational Database
15 7 (0.56%) MongoDB
16 6 (0.48%) Data Mining
17 4 (0.32%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 27 (2.18%) JIRA
2 23 (1.85%) Git (software)
3 12 (0.97%) Bitbucket
3 12 (0.97%) Maven
4 8 (0.64%) Artifactory
4 8 (0.64%) Cypress.io
5 7 (0.56%) Selenium
6 6 (0.48%) webpack
7 5 (0.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (0.40%) GitLab
7 5 (0.40%) SpecFlow
7 5 (0.40%) TeamCity
8 4 (0.32%) Cucumber
8 4 (0.32%) JBehave
8 4 (0.32%) Jenkins
8 4 (0.32%) Mocha
9 3 (0.24%) Jasmine
9 3 (0.24%) JUnit
9 3 (0.24%) Karma Test Runner
9 3 (0.24%) Protractor
General
1 692 (55.76%) Finance
2 356 (28.69%) Front Office
3 239 (19.26%) Social Skills
4 96 (7.74%) Banking
5 93 (7.49%) Analytical Skills
6 74 (5.96%) Marketing
7 58 (4.67%) Presentation Skills
8 50 (4.03%) Investment Banking
9 37 (2.98%) Public Sector
10 33 (2.66%) Legal
11 28 (2.26%) Retail
12 18 (1.45%) Documentation Skills
12 18 (1.45%) Organisational Skills
12 18 (1.45%) Telecoms
13 14 (1.13%) Influencing Skills
14 12 (0.97%) General Ledger
15 11 (0.89%) Financial Institution
16 8 (0.64%) Billing
16 8 (0.64%) Manufacturing
17 7 (0.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 426 (34.33%) Developer
2 236 (19.02%) Analyst
2 236 (19.02%) React Developer
3 208 (16.76%) Software Engineer
4 160 (12.89%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 154 (12.41%) Business Analyst
6 117 (9.43%) AWS Developer
7 96 (7.74%) JavaScript Developer
8 81 (6.53%) AWS Engineer
9 79 (6.37%) JavaScript Engineer
10 78 (6.29%) Project Manager
11 73 (5.88%) Python Developer
12 70 (5.64%) AWS Software Engineer
13 67 (5.40%) Full Stack Developer
14 66 (5.32%) Consultant
15 64 (5.16%) Python Engineer
16 59 (4.75%) Asset Management Analyst
17 58 (4.67%) Architect
18 55 (4.43%) Python Software Engineer
19 53 (4.27%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 353 (28.44%) React
2 344 (27.72%) Web Services
3 263 (21.19%) Node.js
4 234 (18.86%) Material-UI
5 94 (7.57%) AngularJS
6 73 (5.88%) .NET
7 45 (3.63%) Vue.js
8 41 (3.30%) React Native
9 32 (2.58%) GraphQL
10 23 (1.85%) HTML
11 20 (1.61%) CSS
12 18 (1.45%) D3.js
13 16 (1.29%) .NET Core
13 16 (1.29%) Ajax
13 16 (1.29%) Shiny
14 15 (1.21%) Middleware
15 14 (1.13%) jQuery
16 13 (1.05%) Express
16 13 (1.05%) Spring
17 10 (0.81%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 140 (11.28%) Derivative
2 138 (11.12%) Fixed Income
3 131 (10.56%) Equities
4 105 (8.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 79 (6.37%) Hedge funds
6 74 (5.96%) Management Information System
7 61 (4.92%) User Experience
8 55 (4.43%) CMDB
9 32 (2.58%) Tandem
10 30 (2.42%) Credit Risk
11 28 (2.26%) Algorithms
12 23 (1.85%) Social Media
13 18 (1.45%) Taxonomies
14 16 (1.29%) iPhone
15 15 (1.21%) Data Protection Act
16 14 (1.13%) Data Centre
16 14 (1.13%) Self-Motivation
17 10 (0.81%) Data Structures
18 9 (0.73%) Legacy Systems
18 9 (0.73%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 72 (5.80%) Windows
2 46 (3.71%) Windows 10
3 20 (1.61%) Apple iOS
4 14 (1.13%) Android
5 13 (1.05%) Linux
6 11 (0.89%) Mac OS
6 11 (0.89%) Windows Server
7 9 (0.73%) Unix
8 8 (0.64%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.24%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.16%) AIX
11 2 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.16%) Solaris
11 2 (0.16%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2016
12 1 (0.081%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.081%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.081%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 569 (45.85%) Agile Software Development
2 399 (32.15%) Investment Management
3 383 (30.86%) Software Engineering
4 283 (22.80%) Full Stack Development
5 173 (13.94%) Analytics
6 115 (9.27%) Problem-Solving
7 108 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 106 (8.54%) Business Analysis
9 99 (7.98%) Change Management
10 95 (7.66%) Project Management
11 86 (6.93%) Migration
12 71 (5.72%) Data Analysis
13 69 (5.56%) Requirements Gathering
14 68 (5.48%) Portfolio Management
15 67 (5.40%) ITIL
16 62 (5.00%) Service Management
17 61 (4.92%) Software Asset Management
18 58 (4.67%) GAP Analysis
19 54 (4.35%) DevOps
20 52 (4.19%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 395 (31.83%) JavaScript
2 275 (22.16%) TypeScript
3 268 (21.60%) Python
4 179 (14.42%) Java
5 178 (14.34%) SQL
6 97 (7.82%) Kotlin
7 70 (5.64%) C#
8 36 (2.90%) C++
9 28 (2.26%) Scala
9 28 (2.26%) VBA
10 22 (1.77%) PowerShell
11 20 (1.61%) R
12 9 (0.73%) Java 8
13 6 (0.48%) MATLAB
13 6 (0.48%) Perl
14 5 (0.40%) T-SQL
15 4 (0.32%) C
15 4 (0.32%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.24%) VB
17 2 (0.16%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 103 (8.30%) Degree
2 52 (4.19%) Security Cleared
3 45 (3.63%) SC Cleared
4 13 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (0.81%) PMI Certification
6 9 (0.73%) PMP
7 7 (0.56%) Computer Science Degree
8 6 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.40%) ISEB
9 5 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.24%) CTC Cleared
10 3 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (0.24%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 2 (0.16%) ACCA
11 2 (0.16%) CBAP
11 2 (0.16%) CIMA
11 2 (0.16%) HNC
11 2 (0.16%) HND
11 2 (0.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.16%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (2.90%) QA
2 25 (2.01%) Data Quality
3 18 (1.45%) SLA
4 13 (1.05%) GDPR
5 11 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (0.89%) PMO
6 8 (0.64%) MiFID
7 7 (0.56%) UCITS
8 6 (0.48%) NIST
9 4 (0.32%) Accessibility
9 4 (0.32%) AIFMD
9 4 (0.32%) EMIR
10 3 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 3 (0.24%) PCI DSS
11 2 (0.16%) FATCA
11 2 (0.16%) GRC
12 1 (0.081%) COREP
12 1 (0.081%) FINREP
12 1 (0.081%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.081%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 225 (18.13%) Docker
2 42 (3.38%) Active Directory
3 12 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (0.73%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (0.40%) Virtual Desktop
5 5 (0.40%) vSphere
6 4 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.24%) BitLocker
7 3 (0.24%) XenApp
8 2 (0.16%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 2 (0.16%) NFS
8 2 (0.16%) Platform Symphony
8 2 (0.16%) VMware NSX
8 2 (0.16%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.081%) Firmware
9 1 (0.081%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.081%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 224 (18.05%) Kubernetes
2 221 (17.81%) Terraform
3 27 (2.18%) SCCM
4 16 (1.29%) Microsoft Intune
5 12 (0.97%) Ansible
6 11 (0.89%) Grafana
6 11 (0.89%) Prometheus
7 7 (0.56%) Control-M
8 4 (0.32%) Netcool
8 4 (0.32%) WSUS
9 3 (0.24%) Cisco CUCM
9 3 (0.24%) Jamf Pro
9 3 (0.24%) SCVMM
10 2 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.16%) ITRS Geneos
10 2 (0.16%) Netcool/OMNIbus
10 2 (0.16%) Netcool/Webtop
10 2 (0.16%) Red Hat Satellite
10 2 (0.16%) Tivoli
10 2 (0.16%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 139 (11.20%) Microsoft
2 75 (6.04%) ServiceNow
3 38 (3.06%) Salesforce.com
4 33 (2.66%) Oracle
5 28 (2.26%) SAP
6 27 (2.18%) Adobe
7 22 (1.77%) Alteryx
7 22 (1.77%) Charles River
8 20 (1.61%) IBM
9 19 (1.53%) Bloomberg
9 19 (1.53%) Citrix
10 15 (1.21%) BMC
11 14 (1.13%) Remedy
11 14 (1.13%) VMware
12 13 (1.05%) Snow
13 10 (0.81%) Cisco
14 9 (0.73%) Dell
14 9 (0.73%) SimCorp
15 7 (0.56%) Refinitiv
16 6 (0.48%) Workday