Period
to 21 January 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 21 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.

Asset Management
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 151 202 182
Rank change year-on-year +51 -20 +11
Contract jobs citing Asset Management 1,601 1,166 1,370
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.76% 1.31% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 1.56% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,053 761 912
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £289 £245 £263
90th Percentile £701 £688 £663
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 68 59
England median hourly rate £20.60 £14.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.14% -26.32% +8.57%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.39 £12.53
90th Percentile £38.00 £25.43 £40.00
UK median hourly rate £20.30 £14.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +45.00% -26.32% +8.57%

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 76,923 74,958 81,886
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.61% 84.03% 82.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 51,982 50,021 53,901
England median daily rate £450 £433 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.93% +1.88% +6.12%
10th Percentile £293 £268 £263
90th Percentile £638 £619 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,774 2,044 2,501
England median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +8.70% +15.00%
10th Percentile £11.35 £11.36 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.62 £49.50
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £24.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year -4.08% +3.16% +18.75%

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 21 January 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 21 January 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 21 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
London +44 1,184 £550 +4.76% 260
South East -19 133 £350 -12.50% 33
North of England +82 119 £425 +23.64% 46
Midlands +22 76 £360 +0.35% 15
South West +8 57 £410 +17.14% 19
North West +40 53 £438 +29.63% 24
West Midlands +25 44 £370 -9.20% 9
Yorkshire +23 33 £375 +50.00% 18
North East +45 32 £425 -2.86% 4
East Midlands +6 31 £360 +16.13% 6
East of England -2 31 £375 +8.70% 11
Asset Management
UK

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Asset Management 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 Asset Management.

1 615 (38.41%) Finance
2 323 (20.17%) Investment Management
3 311 (19.43%) Agile Software Development
4 274 (17.11%) SQL
5 245 (15.30%) Front Office
6 240 (14.99%) Banking
7 201 (12.55%) Microsoft
8 189 (11.81%) Project Management
9 184 (11.49%) SQL Server
10 166 (10.37%) ITIL
11 154 (9.62%) Windows
12 147 (9.18%) Java
13 143 (8.93%) C#
14 141 (8.81%) Business Analysis
15 137 (8.56%) JavaScript
15 137 (8.56%) .NET
16 130 (8.12%) Fixed Income
17 125 (7.81%) Migration
18 120 (7.50%) Oracle
19 116 (7.25%) Microsoft Excel
20 113 (7.06%) Stakeholder Management
21 109 (6.81%) AngularJS
22 107 (6.68%) Markit EDM
23 105 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
23 105 (6.56%) HTML
24 103 (6.43%) Change Management
25 102 (6.37%) Analytics
26 95 (5.93%) Investment Banking
27 93 (5.81%) ServiceNow
28 89 (5.56%) Software Asset 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 61 (3.81%) CMS
2 30 (1.87%) Documentum
2 30 (1.87%) SharePoint
3 27 (1.69%) Confluence
4 19 (1.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 19 (1.19%) MS Exchange
5 9 (0.56%) IBM Notes
5 9 (0.56%) Oracle Workflow
6 7 (0.44%) Apache
6 7 (0.44%) MS Project Server
7 6 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (0.37%) IIS
7 6 (0.37%) NServiceBus
7 6 (0.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (0.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (0.25%) Skype for Business
8 4 (0.25%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.19%) EPiServer
9 3 (0.19%) IBM Domino
9 3 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 116 (7.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 75 (4.68%) Microsoft Office
3 29 (1.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 29 (1.81%) MS Visio
4 20 (1.25%) Microsoft Project
5 10 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 5 (0.31%) OmniGraffle
8 4 (0.25%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.12%) InDesign
10 2 (0.12%) Mingle
10 2 (0.12%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 107 (6.68%) Markit EDM
2 67 (4.18%) Maximo
3 51 (3.19%) thinkFolio
4 20 (1.25%) Bloomberg AIM
4 20 (1.25%) SimCorp Dimension
5 18 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
5 18 (1.12%) SAP CO
5 18 (1.12%) SAP FI
5 18 (1.12%) SAP FI/CO
5 18 (1.12%) SAP MM
6 12 (0.75%) Eagle PACE
6 12 (0.75%) Endur
7 9 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
7 9 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 7 (0.44%) Minerva
8 7 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
8 7 (0.44%) Sentinel
8 7 (0.44%) Temenos T24
9 6 (0.37%) LatentZero
10 5 (0.31%) Temenos Globus
Cloud Services
1 64 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (2.19%) Office 365
3 26 (1.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (0.81%) SaaS
5 9 (0.56%) GitHub
6 7 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (0.37%) G Suite
8 5 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (0.31%) Dynamics 365
9 4 (0.25%) Sauce Labs
10 3 (0.19%) Algolia
10 3 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.19%) npm
10 3 (0.19%) PaaS
11 2 (0.12%) Adobe Analytics
11 2 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 2 (0.12%) IaaS
11 2 (0.12%) IBM Blueworks
11 2 (0.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (0.12%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 36 (2.25%) Internet
2 33 (2.06%) LAN
3 30 (1.87%) Firewall
4 24 (1.50%) WAN
5 19 (1.19%) TCP/IP
6 18 (1.12%) DNS
7 14 (0.87%) VPN
8 13 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
9 12 (0.75%) FIX Connectivity
9 12 (0.75%) MPLS
9 12 (0.75%) SMS
9 12 (0.75%) Unified Communications
10 11 (0.69%) VoIP
11 10 (0.62%) Cisco ASA
11 10 (0.62%) DHCP
11 10 (0.62%) SAN
11 10 (0.62%) VLAN
11 10 (0.62%) Wireless
12 9 (0.56%) BGP
12 9 (0.56%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 184 (11.49%) SQL Server
2 64 (4.00%) Relational Database
3 48 (3.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 37 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
5 34 (2.12%) RDBMS
6 32 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 26 (1.62%) SQL Server 2008
8 23 (1.44%) Oracle Database
9 20 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
10 18 (1.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 14 (0.87%) BusinessObjects
12 13 (0.81%) NoSQL
13 12 (0.75%) MySQL
14 11 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
14 11 (0.69%) SQL Server 2016
15 9 (0.56%) MongoDB
15 9 (0.56%) QlikView
16 8 (0.50%) Crystal Reports
16 8 (0.50%) GIS
16 8 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 57 (3.56%) JIRA
2 34 (2.12%) Jenkins
3 30 (1.87%) Selenium
4 26 (1.62%) Karma Test Runner
5 25 (1.56%) Git (software)
5 25 (1.56%) Jasmine
6 19 (1.19%) TeamCity
7 18 (1.12%) PhantomJS
8 13 (0.81%) Cucumber
8 13 (0.81%) Octopus Deploy
9 10 (0.62%) Appium
9 10 (0.62%) Subversion
10 9 (0.56%) Maven
10 9 (0.56%) SonarQube
10 9 (0.56%) SpecFlow
10 9 (0.56%) Visual Studio
11 7 (0.44%) Mocha
11 7 (0.44%) MSTest
11 7 (0.44%) Protractor
11 7 (0.44%) WebDriver
General
1 615 (38.41%) Finance
2 245 (15.30%) Front Office
3 240 (14.99%) Banking
4 95 (5.93%) Investment Banking
5 50 (3.12%) Marketing
6 32 (2.00%) Retail
7 30 (1.87%) Telecoms
8 29 (1.81%) Back Office
9 28 (1.75%) Financial Institution
10 26 (1.62%) Legal
11 19 (1.19%) Manufacturing
12 17 (1.06%) Law
13 16 (1.00%) Advertising
14 12 (0.75%) Automotive
14 12 (0.75%) General Ledger
15 11 (0.69%) Retail Banking
16 9 (0.56%) Billing
17 8 (0.50%) Private Banking
18 7 (0.44%) Publishing
19 6 (0.37%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 480 (29.98%) Analyst
2 370 (23.11%) Developer
3 263 (16.43%) Business Analyst
4 168 (10.49%) Project Manager
5 122 (7.62%) Asset Management Analyst
6 84 (5.25%) Consultant
7 76 (4.75%) Asset Management Business Analyst
8 73 (4.56%) C# Developer
9 71 (4.43%) Architect
10 64 (4.00%) Java Developer
11 61 (3.81%) SQL Developer
12 58 (3.62%) Data Analyst
13 49 (3.06%) Angular Developer
13 49 (3.06%) JavaScript Developer
14 45 (2.81%) Support Analyst
15 43 (2.69%) IT Manager
16 40 (2.50%) Asset Management Project Manager
17 37 (2.31%) Data Business Analyst
17 37 (2.31%) Test Analyst
18 36 (2.25%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (8.56%) .NET
2 109 (6.81%) AngularJS
3 105 (6.56%) HTML
4 67 (4.18%) CSS
5 57 (3.56%) HTML5
6 56 (3.50%) Web Services
7 54 (3.37%) ASP.NET
8 48 (3.00%) Node.js
9 46 (2.87%) .NET Framework
10 44 (2.75%) React
11 40 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
12 39 (2.44%) XML
13 33 (2.06%) FIX Protocol
14 30 (1.87%) Entity Framework
14 30 (1.87%) KnockoutJS
15 27 (1.69%) J2EE
15 27 (1.69%) REST
16 26 (1.62%) CSS3
16 26 (1.62%) RESTful
17 23 (1.44%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 130 (8.12%) Fixed Income
2 105 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
3 79 (4.93%) Management Information System
4 71 (4.43%) Derivative
5 67 (4.18%) Equities
6 59 (3.69%) Greenfield Project
7 52 (3.25%) Hedge funds
8 36 (2.25%) Data Centre
9 35 (2.19%) CMDB
10 32 (2.00%) User Experience
11 25 (1.56%) Data Structures
11 25 (1.56%) Fintech
12 23 (1.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 23 (1.44%) Replication
13 21 (1.31%) Social Media
14 19 (1.19%) Computer Science
15 18 (1.12%) Market Risk
15 18 (1.12%) Reference Data
16 14 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
16 14 (0.87%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 154 (9.62%) Windows
2 51 (3.19%) Linux
3 42 (2.62%) Windows 7
4 33 (2.06%) Windows 10
5 32 (2.00%) Unix
6 30 (1.87%) Windows Server
7 25 (1.56%) Apple iOS
8 24 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 20 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
10 16 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 14 (0.87%) Solaris
12 13 (0.81%) AIX
12 13 (0.81%) Android
13 10 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (0.44%) Data ONTAP
14 7 (0.44%) SUSE
14 7 (0.44%) Windows 2000
15 5 (0.31%) Mac OS
15 5 (0.31%) Windows 8
16 3 (0.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 323 (20.17%) Investment Management
2 311 (19.43%) Agile Software Development
3 189 (11.81%) Project Management
4 166 (10.37%) ITIL
5 141 (8.81%) Business Analysis
6 125 (7.81%) Migration
7 113 (7.06%) Stakeholder Management
8 103 (6.43%) Change Management
9 102 (6.37%) Analytics
10 89 (5.56%) Fund Management
10 89 (5.56%) Software Asset Management
11 86 (5.37%) CRM
11 86 (5.37%) Service Management
12 84 (5.25%) SDLC
13 83 (5.18%) Scrum
14 79 (4.93%) Test Automation
15 77 (4.81%) Wealth Management
16 73 (4.56%) ETL
17 72 (4.50%) Data Migration
18 70 (4.37%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 274 (17.11%) SQL
2 147 (9.18%) Java
3 143 (8.93%) C#
4 137 (8.56%) JavaScript
5 53 (3.31%) VBA
6 49 (3.06%) T-SQL
7 47 (2.94%) Python
8 28 (1.75%) TypeScript
9 27 (1.69%) PowerShell
10 26 (1.62%) PL/SQL
11 22 (1.37%) Perl
12 14 (0.87%) C
12 14 (0.87%) Korn
13 12 (0.75%) C++
13 12 (0.75%) Shell Script
14 11 (0.69%) Bash Shell
15 9 (0.56%) VB
16 8 (0.50%) Bourne shell
16 8 (0.50%) ES6
16 8 (0.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 81 (5.06%) Degree
2 32 (2.00%) Security Cleared
3 22 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (1.31%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
6 19 (1.19%) CCNA
6 19 (1.19%) SC Cleared
7 15 (0.94%) PMP
8 12 (0.75%) AWS Certification
9 11 (0.69%) CCNP
9 11 (0.69%) CISSP
9 11 (0.69%) ISEB
9 11 (0.69%) MCSA
9 11 (0.69%) PMI Certification
10 10 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 8 (0.50%) Computer Science Degree
11 8 (0.50%) MCP
12 7 (0.44%) MCITP
12 7 (0.44%) MCSE
12 7 (0.44%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (4.00%) MiFID
2 60 (3.75%) QA
3 47 (2.94%) GDPR
4 33 (2.06%) PMO
5 28 (1.75%) SLA
6 26 (1.62%) EMIR
7 19 (1.19%) Data Quality
8 17 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 10 (0.62%) UCITS
10 8 (0.50%) AIFMD
11 7 (0.44%) Solvency II
12 5 (0.31%) COBIT
13 4 (0.25%) Disclosure Scotland
13 4 (0.25%) IFRS
13 4 (0.25%) IFRS 9
14 3 (0.19%) BS7666
14 3 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
14 3 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 3 (0.19%) WCAG
15 2 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 19770
System Software
1 64 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 40 (2.50%) Docker
2 40 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (1.19%) VMware ESXi
4 12 (0.75%) SRDF
4 12 (0.75%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 10 (0.62%) Hyper-V
6 9 (0.56%) Samba
7 7 (0.44%) Firmware
8 6 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (0.37%) VMware Workstation
9 5 (0.31%) NFS
9 5 (0.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 5 (0.31%) Veritas File System
10 4 (0.25%) Postfix
10 4 (0.25%) Shibboleth
10 4 (0.25%) Squid
10 4 (0.25%) Terminal Services
10 4 (0.25%) vSphere
10 4 (0.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 49 (3.06%) SCCM
2 20 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
3 12 (0.75%) Kubernetes
3 12 (0.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 11 (0.69%) Ansible
4 11 (0.69%) Terraform
4 11 (0.69%) WSUS
5 10 (0.62%) Puppet
6 8 (0.50%) Consul
6 8 (0.50%) Packer
7 7 (0.44%) Cisco CUCM
7 7 (0.44%) EMC TimeFinder
7 7 (0.44%) NetApp OnCommand
7 7 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
8 6 (0.37%) McAfee ePO
9 5 (0.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 4 (0.25%) Control-M
10 4 (0.25%) Nessus
10 4 (0.25%) Nmap
Vendors
1 201 (12.55%) Microsoft
2 120 (7.50%) Oracle
3 93 (5.81%) ServiceNow
4 89 (5.56%) SAP
5 86 (5.37%) Charles River
6 56 (3.50%) Bloomberg
7 55 (3.44%) HP
8 53 (3.31%) Cisco
9 50 (3.12%) VMware
10 47 (2.94%) IBM
11 35 (2.19%) Adobe
11 35 (2.19%) Snow
12 27 (1.69%) SimCorp
13 26 (1.62%) Citrix
14 22 (1.37%) Red Hat
15 20 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
16 19 (1.19%) NetApp
16 19 (1.19%) Symantec
17 18 (1.12%) Google
18 17 (1.06%) Splunk