Period
to 9 December 2019

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 9 December 2019 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
9 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 161 172 153
Rank change year-on-year +11 -19 +62
Contract jobs citing Asset Management 1,257 1,551 1,733
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.71% 1.62% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.99% 1.86% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 693 958 1,146
England median daily rate £525 £500 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £213 £238 £300
90th Percentile £717 £700 £700
UK median daily rate £510 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +2.00% - +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 83 56
England median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% -7.69% +35.65%
10th Percentile £12.65 £14.03 £12.63
90th Percentile £35.70 £34.90 £36.50
UK median hourly rate £18.15 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +0.83% -5.26% +31.03%

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 63,284 83,187 81,444
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 85.95% 87.12% 86.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 41,852 55,795 54,825
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £281
90th Percentile £650 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,987 2,084 1,899
England median hourly rate £23.50 £22.00 £24.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.82% -10.15% +8.02%
10th Percentile £11.88 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £50.25 £49.80
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £22.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year +6.82% -8.33% +6.67%

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 9 December 2019.

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 9 December 2019.

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 9 December 2019. 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 +14 882 £560 +5.66% 159
South East +57 157 £463 +2.78% 35
North of England +8 83 £350 -5.72% 42
South West +1 43 £466 +4.96% 20
North West -7 43 £381 -0.97% 27
East of England +36 42 £375 +7.14% 12
Midlands +47 41 £290 -20.00% 30
Yorkshire +46 32 £288 +64.29% 14
West Midlands +26 29 £290 -23.93% 24
East Midlands +21 11 £87 -71.00% 6
North East +25 8 £304 -12.90% 1
Asset Management
UK

For the 6 months to 9 December 2019, 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.

1 618 (49.16%) Finance
2 443 (35.24%) Agile Software Development
3 341 (27.13%) AWS
4 330 (26.25%) Java
5 304 (24.18%) Web Services
6 294 (23.39%) Front Office
7 291 (23.15%) Software Engineering
8 287 (22.83%) Python
9 279 (22.20%) Fixed Income
10 228 (18.14%) Derivative
11 226 (17.98%) Investment Management
12 211 (16.79%) SQL
13 202 (16.07%) JavaScript
14 195 (15.51%) Microsoft
15 181 (14.40%) C#
16 174 (13.84%) Azure
17 170 (13.52%) Windows
18 166 (13.21%) Banking
19 153 (12.17%) Microservices
20 150 (11.93%) J2EE
21 139 (11.06%) Equities
22 128 (10.18%) Analytics
23 127 (10.10%) React
23 127 (10.10%) Oracle
24 126 (10.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
25 125 (9.94%) R
26 117 (9.31%) Migration
27 115 (9.15%) AngularJS
28 113 (8.99%) ITIL
29 112 (8.91%) Greenfield Project

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 (3.58%) SharePoint
2 32 (2.55%) Skype for Business
3 18 (1.43%) MS Exchange
4 10 (0.80%) Confluence
4 10 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (0.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 8 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (0.56%) WebLogic
7 6 (0.48%) Apache Spark
7 6 (0.48%) CMS
7 6 (0.48%) IBM Notes
7 6 (0.48%) IIS
8 5 (0.40%) Cloud Foundry
8 5 (0.40%) Jupyter
8 5 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (0.40%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.32%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (0.24%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 87 (6.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 79 (6.28%) Microsoft Office
3 36 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 24 (1.91%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (0.48%) Acrobat
6 6 (0.48%) Microsoft Project
7 5 (0.40%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.32%) InDesign
9 3 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 2 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.080%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.080%) Houdini
11 1 (0.080%) InVision
11 1 (0.080%) Maya
11 1 (0.080%) Sketch
11 1 (0.080%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 38 (3.02%) FINCAD Analytics
2 25 (1.99%) thinkFolio
3 23 (1.83%) Maximo
4 16 (1.27%) Markit EDM
5 15 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
6 12 (0.95%) PolarLake
7 10 (0.80%) Remedy ITSM
8 9 (0.72%) Oracle Assets
9 7 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
9 7 (0.56%) Primavera
9 7 (0.56%) SimCorp Dimension
10 6 (0.48%) Oracle ERP
10 6 (0.48%) Remedy AR System
10 6 (0.48%) SAP S/4HANA
11 5 (0.40%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
12 4 (0.32%) Oracle General Ledger
12 4 (0.32%) Oracle Payables
12 4 (0.32%) Oracle Receivables
13 3 (0.24%) SAP Business ByDesign
13 3 (0.24%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 341 (27.13%) AWS
2 174 (13.84%) Azure
3 109 (8.67%) Amazon S3
4 90 (7.16%) Serverless
5 89 (7.08%) Office 365
6 82 (6.52%) AWS Lambda
7 72 (5.73%) GCP
8 67 (5.33%) Amazon SQS
9 53 (4.22%) Amazon EC2
10 47 (3.74%) OpenShift
11 42 (3.34%) Amazon ECS
12 39 (3.10%) AWS CloudFormation
12 39 (3.10%) AWS Step Functions
12 39 (3.10%) GitHub
13 21 (1.67%) Power Platform
14 15 (1.19%) Azure Active Directory
15 13 (1.03%) OneDrive
15 13 (1.03%) PaaS
16 12 (0.95%) SaaS
17 8 (0.64%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 49 (3.90%) LAN
2 31 (2.47%) TCP/IP
3 30 (2.39%) WAN
4 29 (2.31%) Skype
5 26 (2.07%) Firewall
6 21 (1.67%) DNS
7 19 (1.51%) DHCP
7 19 (1.51%) VPN
8 14 (1.11%) Wi-Fi
9 11 (0.88%) Internet
9 11 (0.88%) Network Security
9 11 (0.88%) Wireless
10 9 (0.72%) SAN
11 8 (0.64%) VoIP
12 5 (0.40%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (0.40%) NetScaler
13 4 (0.32%) DKIM
13 4 (0.32%) NAS
13 4 (0.32%) Remote Desktop
13 4 (0.32%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (8.75%) SQL Server
2 96 (7.64%) Amazon RDS
3 89 (7.08%) Amazon Athena
4 69 (5.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 66 (5.25%) PostgreSQL
6 63 (5.01%) Amazon Aurora
7 61 (4.85%) Amazon Redshift
8 57 (4.53%) Relational Database
9 54 (4.30%) NoSQL
10 45 (3.58%) RDBMS
11 31 (2.47%) MongoDB
11 31 (2.47%) MySQL
12 29 (2.31%) Big Data
13 28 (2.23%) Data Warehouse
14 24 (1.91%) Apache Cassandra
15 23 (1.83%) Redis
16 21 (1.67%) DB2
16 21 (1.67%) Power BI
17 20 (1.59%) Couchbase
17 20 (1.59%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 63 (5.01%) RStudio
2 44 (3.50%) Artifactory
3 40 (3.18%) JIRA
4 31 (2.47%) Git (software)
5 27 (2.15%) Jenkins
6 16 (1.27%) Selenium
7 12 (0.95%) Maven
8 10 (0.80%) Bitbucket
9 9 (0.72%) AdminStudio
9 9 (0.72%) InstallShield
9 9 (0.72%) JUnit
10 7 (0.56%) Cucumber
11 6 (0.48%) GitLab
11 6 (0.48%) SpecFlow
11 6 (0.48%) Subversion
11 6 (0.48%) TeamCity
11 6 (0.48%) Travis CI
12 5 (0.40%) MSI
12 5 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (0.32%) CircleCI
General
1 618 (49.16%) Finance
2 294 (23.39%) Front Office
3 166 (13.21%) Banking
4 44 (3.50%) Investment Banking
5 35 (2.78%) Retail
6 33 (2.63%) Public Sector
7 28 (2.23%) Telecoms
8 24 (1.91%) Financial Institution
9 23 (1.83%) Legal
10 20 (1.59%) Back Office
11 14 (1.11%) Marketing
12 11 (0.88%) Private Banking
13 10 (0.80%) Advertising
14 9 (0.72%) Manufacturing
15 8 (0.64%) German Language
15 8 (0.64%) Law
16 7 (0.56%) Billing
17 6 (0.48%) General Ledger
17 6 (0.48%) Local Government
18 5 (0.40%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 347 (27.61%) Developer
2 258 (20.53%) Analyst
3 128 (10.18%) Architect
3 128 (10.18%) Business Analyst
4 125 (9.94%) Software Engineer
5 116 (9.23%) AWS Developer
5 116 (9.23%) Java Developer
6 91 (7.24%) AWS Engineer
7 85 (6.76%) Senior Developer
8 76 (6.05%) AWS Software Engineer
9 65 (5.17%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 64 (5.09%) Python Developer
11 58 (4.61%) Java Software Developer
12 57 (4.53%) Java Engineer
13 56 (4.46%) Project Manager
14 51 (4.06%) Solutions Architect
15 46 (3.66%) Support Engineer
16 44 (3.50%) Lead Developer
17 43 (3.42%) Java Software Engineer
18 42 (3.34%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 304 (24.18%) Web Services
2 150 (11.93%) J2EE
3 127 (10.10%) React
4 115 (9.15%) AngularJS
5 110 (8.75%) Node.js
6 101 (8.04%) .NET
7 47 (3.74%) J2SE
7 47 (3.74%) Vue.js
8 42 (3.34%) CSS
9 30 (2.39%) HTML
10 25 (1.99%) XML
11 24 (1.91%) gRPC
11 24 (1.91%) REST
12 23 (1.83%) Dropwizard
13 22 (1.75%) .NET Framework
14 21 (1.67%) NumPy
14 21 (1.67%) Pandas
14 21 (1.67%) SciPy
15 20 (1.59%) ASP.NET
16 17 (1.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 279 (22.20%) Fixed Income
2 228 (18.14%) Derivative
3 139 (11.06%) Equities
4 126 (10.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 112 (8.91%) Greenfield Project
6 97 (7.72%) Hedge funds
7 58 (4.61%) Analytical Skills
7 58 (4.61%) Management Information System
8 51 (4.06%) Equity Derivative
9 38 (3.02%) Blog
10 34 (2.70%) Reference Data
10 34 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
11 25 (1.99%) CMDB
12 23 (1.83%) Data Centre
12 23 (1.83%) Pricing Data
13 22 (1.75%) Public Cloud
14 18 (1.43%) Market Risk
15 17 (1.35%) Data Structures
16 15 (1.19%) Exotic Derivative
16 15 (1.19%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 170 (13.52%) Windows
2 74 (5.89%) Windows 10
3 61 (4.85%) Windows 7
4 33 (2.63%) Linux
5 24 (1.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (1.83%) Unix
7 22 (1.75%) Windows Server
8 16 (1.27%) Apple iOS
8 16 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (0.72%) Windows 2000
9 9 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (0.64%) Mac OS
11 7 (0.56%) Mac OS X
12 5 (0.40%) Android
13 3 (0.24%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.16%) VMS
15 1 (0.080%) CentOS
15 1 (0.080%) Debian
15 1 (0.080%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 443 (35.24%) Agile Software Development
2 291 (23.15%) Software Engineering
3 226 (17.98%) Investment Management
4 153 (12.17%) Microservices
5 128 (10.18%) Analytics
6 117 (9.31%) Migration
7 113 (8.99%) ITIL
8 105 (8.35%) Project Management
8 105 (8.35%) Software Asset Management
9 99 (7.88%) DevOps
10 95 (7.56%) Business Analysis
10 95 (7.56%) Decision-Making
11 93 (7.40%) Stakeholder Management
12 91 (7.24%) Portfolio Management
13 89 (7.08%) Service Management
14 88 (7.00%) Fund Management
15 85 (6.76%) Mentoring
16 76 (6.05%) Problem-Solving
17 69 (5.49%) Front End Development
18 66 (5.25%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 330 (26.25%) Java
2 287 (22.83%) Python
3 211 (16.79%) SQL
4 202 (16.07%) JavaScript
5 181 (14.40%) C#
6 125 (9.94%) R
7 105 (8.35%) C++
8 39 (3.10%) PowerShell
9 22 (1.75%) PHP
10 21 (1.67%) Kotlin
10 21 (1.67%) Scala
11 20 (1.59%) VBA
12 16 (1.27%) VB
13 13 (1.03%) C
14 7 (0.56%) Bash Shell
14 7 (0.56%) PL/SQL
14 7 (0.56%) T-SQL
15 4 (0.32%) TypeScript
16 3 (0.24%) Java 8
16 3 (0.24%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 79 (6.28%) Degree
2 56 (4.46%) Security Cleared
3 41 (3.26%) SC Cleared
4 31 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (1.35%) ISEB
6 13 (1.03%) MCSE
6 13 (1.03%) PMI Certification
7 12 (0.95%) PMP
8 10 (0.80%) MCITP
9 9 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 7 (0.56%) AWS Certification
11 7 (0.56%) CFA
11 7 (0.56%) CISSP
11 7 (0.56%) DV Cleared
11 7 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (0.48%) CCNP
13 5 (0.40%) BPSS Clearance
13 5 (0.40%) CCNA
13 5 (0.40%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (3.66%) QA
2 41 (3.26%) SLA
3 23 (1.83%) Data Quality
4 17 (1.35%) MiFID
5 16 (1.27%) GDPR
6 11 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 19770
7 9 (0.72%) PMO
8 7 (0.56%) Solvency II
9 6 (0.48%) EMIR
9 6 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 5 (0.40%) Cyber Essentials
11 4 (0.32%) AIFMD
11 4 (0.32%) COBIT
11 4 (0.32%) UCITS
12 3 (0.24%) NIST
13 2 (0.16%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 2 (0.16%) ISO 9000
13 2 (0.16%) ISO 9001
13 2 (0.16%) NIST 800
13 2 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 103 (8.19%) Active Directory
2 101 (8.04%) Docker
3 19 (1.51%) Microsoft App-V
4 18 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (0.88%) Hyper-V
6 9 (0.72%) BitLocker
7 7 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (0.48%) vSphere
8 6 (0.48%) XenDesktop
9 5 (0.40%) XenApp
10 3 (0.24%) Virtual Desktop
10 3 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (0.16%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.080%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 1 (0.080%) Firmware
12 1 (0.080%) NFS
12 1 (0.080%) ProxySG
12 1 (0.080%) SRDF
12 1 (0.080%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 1 (0.080%) Xen
Systems Management
1 65 (5.17%) Kubernetes
2 60 (4.77%) SCCM
3 53 (4.22%) Terraform
4 19 (1.51%) Norton AntiVirus
5 12 (0.95%) Single Sign-On
5 12 (0.95%) ThinApp
5 12 (0.95%) WSUS
6 11 (0.88%) Ansible
7 8 (0.64%) Microsoft Intune
8 7 (0.56%) AirWatch
9 5 (0.40%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 5 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 3 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.16%) CASB
11 2 (0.16%) Cisco CUCM
11 2 (0.16%) Cisco UCCX
11 2 (0.16%) Control-M
11 2 (0.16%) Jamf Pro
11 2 (0.16%) Mesos
11 2 (0.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 195 (15.51%) Microsoft
2 127 (10.10%) Oracle
3 70 (5.57%) Bloomberg
4 62 (4.93%) ServiceNow
5 48 (3.82%) Cisco
6 44 (3.50%) Sybase
7 39 (3.10%) VMware
8 38 (3.02%) Adobe
9 36 (2.86%) Reuters
10 33 (2.63%) Citrix
10 33 (2.63%) Google
11 31 (2.47%) Charles River
12 30 (2.39%) SAP
13 27 (2.15%) Snow
14 22 (1.75%) Symantec
15 17 (1.35%) Ivanti
16 16 (1.27%) McAfee
17 14 (1.11%) Atlassian
17 14 (1.11%) IBM
17 14 (1.11%) Remedy