Period
to 21 April 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 April 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 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 180 171 188
Rank change year-on-year -9 +17 +2
Contract jobs citing Asset Management 1,380 1,295 1,358
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.49% 1.52% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.74% 1.80% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 927 868 941
England median daily rate £538 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.38% +10.53% -
10th Percentile £273 £300 £263
90th Percentile £725 £725 £663
UK median daily rate £525 £520 £475
% change year-on-year +0.96% +9.47% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 64 46
England median hourly rate £18.09 £14.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.72% -23.68% +11.76%
10th Percentile £13.20 £10.19 £13.53
90th Percentile £23.00 £44.25 £25.50
UK median hourly rate £18.04 £16.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year +7.72% -11.84% +11.76%

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 79,476 72,029 82,365
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 85.75% 84.52% 83.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 52,846 47,664 54,551
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.29%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £613
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,049 1,936 2,225
England median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +8.70% +10.71%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.25 £50.00 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% - +21.95%

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 April 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 April 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 April 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 -19 1,048 £565 +2.73% 176
North of England +24 132 £375 +7.14% 34
South East -65 101 £395 -18.13% 51
North West +29 77 £375 +15.38% 15
Midlands -26 47 £365 -3.31% 19
Yorkshire -7 32 £338 +12.50% 15
South West -5 31 £398 +120.58% 10
West Midlands -12 25 £425 +3.03% 14
North East +33 23 £425 -5.56% 4
East Midlands -6 22 £360 +12.50% 5
East of England -19 16 £300 -42.86% 9
Asset Management
UK

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 565 (40.94%) Finance
2 281 (20.36%) Investment Management
3 273 (19.78%) Agile Software Development
4 230 (16.67%) SQL
5 213 (15.43%) Front Office
6 176 (12.75%) Microsoft
7 168 (12.17%) Banking
8 164 (11.88%) C#
9 157 (11.38%) SQL Server
10 151 (10.94%) Windows
11 147 (10.65%) Fixed Income
12 145 (10.51%) Project Management
13 142 (10.29%) Business Analysis
14 138 (10.00%) ITIL
15 126 (9.13%) Analytical Skills
16 119 (8.62%) .NET
17 113 (8.19%) JavaScript
18 111 (8.04%) Problem-Solving
19 109 (7.90%) Stakeholder Management
20 108 (7.83%) Migration
21 107 (7.75%) Software Asset Management
22 104 (7.54%) AngularJS
22 104 (7.54%) Microsoft Excel
23 96 (6.96%) Management Information System
24 87 (6.30%) HTML
25 85 (6.16%) Charles River
25 85 (6.16%) Equities
26 79 (5.72%) Oracle
27 77 (5.58%) SAP
27 77 (5.58%) Analytics

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 40 (2.90%) CMS
2 25 (1.81%) Confluence
3 24 (1.74%) SharePoint
4 22 (1.59%) MS Exchange
5 16 (1.16%) IIS
6 13 (0.94%) NServiceBus
7 12 (0.87%) Documentum
8 9 (0.65%) Apache Spark
9 8 (0.58%) Apache
10 6 (0.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 6 (0.43%) IBM Notes
11 5 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
11 5 (0.36%) Skype for Business
11 5 (0.36%) WordPress
12 4 (0.29%) Apache Pig
12 4 (0.29%) EPiServer
12 4 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (0.29%) SAS
13 3 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
13 3 (0.22%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 104 (7.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 58 (4.20%) Microsoft Office
3 23 (1.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 19 (1.38%) MS Visio
5 10 (0.72%) Microsoft Project
6 7 (0.51%) OmniGraffle
6 7 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.22%) Gliffy
9 2 (0.14%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 70 (5.07%) Markit EDM
2 63 (4.57%) thinkFolio
3 28 (2.03%) Bloomberg AIM
3 28 (2.03%) Eagle PACE
4 25 (1.81%) Maximo
5 15 (1.09%) SAP MM
6 14 (1.01%) Temenos T24
7 13 (0.94%) Front Arena
7 13 (0.94%) SAP PM
7 13 (0.94%) SimCorp Dimension
8 10 (0.72%) Temenos Globus
9 8 (0.58%) Endur
9 8 (0.58%) PolarLake
10 7 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
11 6 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
12 5 (0.36%) Sentinel
13 4 (0.29%) LatentZero
13 4 (0.29%) SAP CO
13 4 (0.29%) SAP FI
13 4 (0.29%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 76 (5.51%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (2.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (2.54%) Office 365
4 18 (1.30%) SaaS
5 11 (0.80%) IaaS
6 10 (0.72%) G Suite
7 9 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
8 7 (0.51%) GitHub
8 7 (0.51%) PaaS
9 6 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (0.43%) Google Analytics
10 5 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.22%) BrowserStack
12 2 (0.14%) Adobe Analytics
12 2 (0.14%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.14%) npm
12 2 (0.14%) OneDrive
12 2 (0.14%) Sauce Labs
12 2 (0.14%) Slack
13 1 (0.072%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 33 (2.39%) LAN
2 31 (2.25%) Firewall
3 23 (1.67%) WAN
4 21 (1.52%) SAN
5 17 (1.23%) NAS
6 16 (1.16%) TCP/IP
7 15 (1.09%) DNS
7 15 (1.09%) Internet
8 14 (1.01%) DHCP
9 13 (0.94%) SMS
10 12 (0.87%) VPN
11 10 (0.72%) DMZ
11 10 (0.72%) Intranet
11 10 (0.72%) IPsec
12 9 (0.65%) Ethernet
12 9 (0.65%) Network Security
13 7 (0.51%) Cisco IOS
13 7 (0.51%) SMTP
13 7 (0.51%) Wi-Fi
14 6 (0.43%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (11.38%) SQL Server
2 44 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 34 (2.46%) Relational Database
4 28 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 26 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (1.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 15 (1.09%) BusinessObjects
7 15 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (1.01%) SQL Server 2016
9 13 (0.94%) MySQL
9 13 (0.94%) NoSQL
9 13 (0.94%) RDBMS
9 13 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 12 (0.87%) Crystal Reports
10 12 (0.87%) GIS
11 11 (0.80%) Big Data
11 11 (0.80%) Hadoop
12 10 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
13 9 (0.65%) Oracle Database
14 8 (0.58%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 44 (3.19%) JIRA
2 39 (2.83%) Jenkins
3 37 (2.68%) Selenium
4 34 (2.46%) TeamCity
5 27 (1.96%) Octopus Deploy
6 25 (1.81%) Git (software)
7 24 (1.74%) SpecFlow
8 20 (1.45%) Jasmine
9 19 (1.38%) Karma Test Runner
10 18 (1.30%) PhantomJS
11 17 (1.23%) NUnit
11 17 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
11 17 (1.23%) Visual Studio Team System
12 13 (0.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 13 (0.94%) Subversion
13 12 (0.87%) Visual Studio
14 10 (0.72%) JMeter
15 9 (0.65%) MSBuild
15 9 (0.65%) webpack
16 8 (0.58%) ER Studio
General
1 565 (40.94%) Finance
2 213 (15.43%) Front Office
3 168 (12.17%) Banking
4 62 (4.49%) Investment Banking
5 42 (3.04%) Back Office
6 41 (2.97%) Retail
7 39 (2.83%) Marketing
8 35 (2.54%) Financial Institution
9 34 (2.46%) Legal
10 25 (1.81%) Telecoms
11 21 (1.52%) Private Banking
12 19 (1.38%) Manufacturing
13 16 (1.16%) Retail Banking
14 13 (0.94%) Advertising
14 13 (0.94%) Publishing
15 12 (0.87%) French Language
16 10 (0.72%) Law
17 9 (0.65%) Billing
18 7 (0.51%) Local Government
19 6 (0.43%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 398 (28.84%) Analyst
2 304 (22.03%) Developer
3 224 (16.23%) Business Analyst
4 173 (12.54%) Project Manager
5 107 (7.75%) Asset Management Analyst
6 81 (5.87%) C# Developer
7 73 (5.29%) Consultant
8 72 (5.22%) Asset Management Business Analyst
9 64 (4.64%) Architect
10 52 (3.77%) Data Analyst
11 50 (3.62%) Angular Developer
12 49 (3.55%) Asset Management Project Manager
13 42 (3.04%) .NET Developer
14 41 (2.97%) SQL Developer
15 39 (2.83%) Java Developer
16 38 (2.75%) JavaScript Developer
17 37 (2.68%) IT Manager
18 33 (2.39%) Agile Developer
19 32 (2.32%) C# .NET Developer
19 32 (2.32%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (8.62%) .NET
2 104 (7.54%) AngularJS
3 87 (6.30%) HTML
4 68 (4.93%) CSS
5 54 (3.91%) HTML5
6 52 (3.77%) ASP.NET
7 48 (3.48%) React
8 43 (3.12%) Web Services
9 38 (2.75%) KnockoutJS
10 36 (2.61%) .NET Framework
11 33 (2.39%) ASP.NET MVC
12 31 (2.25%) Node.js
13 30 (2.17%) RESTful
14 28 (2.03%) CSS3
15 27 (1.96%) ASP.NET Web API
15 27 (1.96%) Entity Framework
16 26 (1.88%) J2EE
17 24 (1.74%) J2SE
17 24 (1.74%) REST
18 23 (1.67%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 147 (10.65%) Fixed Income
2 126 (9.13%) Analytical Skills
3 96 (6.96%) Management Information System
4 85 (6.16%) Equities
5 72 (5.22%) Derivative
6 64 (4.64%) Greenfield Project
7 56 (4.06%) Hedge funds
8 51 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 50 (3.62%) Self-Motivation
10 38 (2.75%) User Experience
11 26 (1.88%) CMDB
12 23 (1.67%) Data Centre
13 21 (1.52%) Computer Science
14 20 (1.45%) Exotic Derivative
15 19 (1.38%) Data Structures
16 15 (1.09%) Fintech
16 15 (1.09%) Public Cloud
17 14 (1.01%) OTC Derivatives
18 13 (0.94%) Blackberry
18 13 (0.94%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 151 (10.94%) Windows
2 43 (3.12%) Windows 10
3 42 (3.04%) Windows Server
4 40 (2.90%) Linux
5 37 (2.68%) Windows 7
6 30 (2.17%) Unix
7 24 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 23 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 18 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (0.72%) Android
11 10 (0.72%) Apple iOS
12 9 (0.65%) Solaris
12 9 (0.65%) Windows 2000
13 7 (0.51%) AIX
13 7 (0.51%) Data ONTAP
14 6 (0.43%) Windows XP
15 4 (0.29%) Mac OS X
15 4 (0.29%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.14%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 281 (20.36%) Investment Management
2 273 (19.78%) Agile Software Development
3 145 (10.51%) Project Management
4 142 (10.29%) Business Analysis
5 138 (10.00%) ITIL
6 111 (8.04%) Problem-Solving
7 109 (7.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 108 (7.83%) Migration
9 107 (7.75%) Software Asset Management
10 77 (5.58%) Analytics
11 75 (5.43%) Change Management
12 73 (5.29%) Service Management
13 70 (5.07%) Fund Management
13 70 (5.07%) Software Engineering
14 67 (4.86%) Scrum
15 64 (4.64%) Data Management
16 61 (4.42%) Configuration Management
17 60 (4.35%) DevOps
18 59 (4.28%) TDD
19 58 (4.20%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 230 (16.67%) SQL
2 164 (11.88%) C#
3 113 (8.19%) JavaScript
4 74 (5.36%) Java
5 43 (3.12%) Python
6 38 (2.75%) TypeScript
7 29 (2.10%) VBA
8 28 (2.03%) PowerShell
8 28 (2.03%) T-SQL
9 20 (1.45%) PL/SQL
9 20 (1.45%) Shell Script
10 15 (1.09%) R
11 14 (1.01%) C++
12 11 (0.80%) C
12 11 (0.80%) Perl
13 10 (0.72%) Bash Shell
13 10 (0.72%) VBScript
14 9 (0.65%) VB
15 7 (0.51%) ES6
16 5 (0.36%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 75 (5.43%) Degree
2 42 (3.04%) Security Cleared
3 32 (2.32%) SC Cleared
4 20 (1.45%) CISSP
5 19 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (1.23%) PMP
7 14 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (0.80%) CCNA
8 11 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
8 11 (0.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 10 (0.72%) PMI Certification
10 9 (0.65%) ISEB
10 9 (0.65%) SANS
11 8 (0.58%) CISM
11 8 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 6 (0.43%) CCNP
12 6 (0.43%) MCSA
13 5 (0.36%) AWS Certification
13 5 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 4 (0.29%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (2.97%) QA
2 36 (2.61%) GDPR
3 35 (2.54%) PMO
4 33 (2.39%) MiFID
5 28 (2.03%) SLA
6 26 (1.88%) Data Quality
7 20 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 11 (0.80%) EMIR
9 8 (0.58%) COBIT
10 6 (0.43%) IFRS
11 5 (0.36%) Disclosure Scotland
11 5 (0.36%) IFRS 9
11 5 (0.36%) UCITS
12 4 (0.29%) AIFMD
12 4 (0.29%) Dodd-Frank
12 4 (0.29%) NIST 800
13 3 (0.22%) BS7666
13 3 (0.22%) PCI DSS
14 2 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 19770
15 1 (0.072%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 72 (5.22%) Active Directory
2 53 (3.84%) Docker
3 47 (3.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (0.72%) XenApp
6 8 (0.58%) VMware Workstation
6 8 (0.58%) vSphere
6 8 (0.58%) XenDesktop
7 7 (0.51%) Firmware
7 7 (0.51%) SRDF
7 7 (0.51%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 6 (0.43%) BitLocker
9 5 (0.36%) Hyper-V
10 4 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
11 3 (0.22%) ProxySG
11 3 (0.22%) Shibboleth
11 3 (0.22%) Terminal Server
12 2 (0.14%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.14%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 57 (4.13%) SCCM
2 13 (0.94%) Kubernetes
2 13 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (0.87%) Norton AntiVirus
4 8 (0.58%) Ansible
4 8 (0.58%) Control-M
5 7 (0.51%) EMC TimeFinder
5 7 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (0.51%) Microsoft Intune
5 7 (0.51%) NetApp OnCommand
5 7 (0.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 6 (0.43%) Terraform
7 4 (0.29%) Ambari
7 4 (0.29%) HP ALM
7 4 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (0.22%) HP UCMDB
8 3 (0.22%) SolarWinds Orion
9 2 (0.14%) CFEngine
9 2 (0.14%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (0.14%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 176 (12.75%) Microsoft
2 85 (6.16%) Charles River
3 79 (5.72%) Oracle
4 77 (5.58%) SAP
5 72 (5.22%) ServiceNow
6 65 (4.71%) Bloomberg
7 62 (4.49%) VMware
8 53 (3.84%) HP
9 43 (3.12%) Cisco
10 42 (3.04%) Snow
11 41 (2.97%) IBM
12 40 (2.90%) Citrix
13 38 (2.75%) SimCorp
14 27 (1.96%) Adobe
15 26 (1.88%) Symantec
16 21 (1.52%) Google
17 19 (1.38%) Ivanti
18 16 (1.16%) FactSet
18 16 (1.16%) Red Hat
19 15 (1.09%) Splunk