Period
to 12 August 2020

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 12 August 2020 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
12 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 78 175 186
Rank change year-on-year +97 +11 -40
Contract jobs citing Asset Management 902 1,330 1,409
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 2.95% 1.61% 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.41% 1.84% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 754 802 934
Median daily rate £600 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - -
10th Percentile £413 £213 £270
90th Percentile £800 £725 £725
UK median daily rate £575 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +15.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 38 58
Median hourly rate £35.00 £19.25 £18.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.82% +4.95% +5.57%
10th Percentile £14.20 £13.00 £13.00
90th Percentile £53.85 £35.00 £30.95
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £18.34
% change year-on-year +66.67% +14.49% +4.89%

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 26,458 72,197 81,448
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 86.43% 87.15% 86.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 16,808 47,988 54,207
Median daily rate £488 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +2.70% +2.78%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £300
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 923 2,003 2,204
Median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.00% +16.28% -8.99%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.85 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £53.75 £50.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £24.50 £21.33
% change year-on-year +42.86% +14.89% -13.52%

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 12 August 2020.

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 12 August 2020.

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 12 August 2020. 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 +57 754 £600 +9.09% 63
South East +81 69 £525 +16.67% 15
South West +101 27 £475 -5.00% 11
North of England +68 20 £350 +16.67% 15
Midlands +49 18 £150 -66.67% 5
North West +67 16 £350 -9.68% 11
West Midlands +53 16 £150 -71.43% 3
East of England +59 14 £425 +12.58% 7
Yorkshire +59 3 £288 +43.75% 2
East Midlands +55 2 £170 +36.00% 2
North East +38 1 - - 2
Asset Management
UK

For the 6 months to 12 August 2020, 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.

1 602 (66.74%) Finance
2 461 (51.11%) Web Services
3 456 (50.55%) Agile Software Development
3 456 (50.55%) AWS
4 400 (44.35%) Python
5 380 (42.13%) Front Office
6 376 (41.69%) Fixed Income
7 374 (41.46%) Java
8 367 (40.69%) Software Engineering
9 344 (38.14%) Investment Management
10 338 (37.47%) Derivative
11 337 (37.36%) Hedge funds
12 298 (33.04%) Equities
13 284 (31.49%) DevOps
14 266 (29.49%) Banking
15 256 (28.38%) JavaScript
16 249 (27.61%) Azure
17 217 (24.06%) SQL
18 215 (23.84%) AngularJS
19 214 (23.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 200 (22.17%) React
21 195 (21.62%) GCP
22 190 (21.06%) Google
23 173 (19.18%) Vue.js
24 172 (19.07%) Serverless
25 169 (18.74%) Kubernetes
26 167 (18.51%) Decision-Making
27 162 (17.96%) AWS Lambda
28 156 (17.29%) Microservices
28 156 (17.29%) Investment Banking

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 68 (7.54%) Apache
2 15 (1.66%) SharePoint
3 10 (1.11%) CMS
4 9 (1.00%) Jupyter
5 8 (0.89%) Confluence
6 6 (0.67%) Apache Spark
6 6 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (0.55%) MS Exchange
7 5 (0.55%) OpenStack
7 5 (0.55%) Oracle Service Bus
7 5 (0.55%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (0.33%) IIS
9 2 (0.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.22%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.22%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.11%) IBM HTTP Server
10 1 (0.11%) Papyrus
Applications
1 61 (6.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 27 (2.99%) Microsoft Office
3 18 (2.00%) MS Visio
4 14 (1.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.11%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 22 (2.44%) Markit EDM
2 13 (1.44%) Eagle PACE
3 12 (1.33%) Maximo
4 11 (1.22%) thinkFolio
5 7 (0.78%) Northgate Housing
5 7 (0.78%) Remedy AR System
5 7 (0.78%) Remedy ITSM
6 6 (0.67%) PolarLake
7 5 (0.55%) Distributed Ledger
8 4 (0.44%) Oracle General Ledger
9 3 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
9 3 (0.33%) SimCorp Dimension
10 2 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
10 2 (0.22%) Hyperion Planning
10 2 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
10 2 (0.22%) PeopleSoft Financials
11 1 (0.11%) Oracle iProcurement
11 1 (0.11%) Oracle Manufacturing
11 1 (0.11%) Primavera
11 1 (0.11%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 456 (50.55%) AWS
2 249 (27.61%) Azure
3 195 (21.62%) GCP
4 172 (19.07%) Serverless
5 162 (17.96%) AWS Lambda
6 129 (14.30%) Amazon ECS
7 95 (10.53%) Amazon EC2
8 92 (10.20%) OpenShift
9 86 (9.53%) Amazon S3
10 65 (7.21%) Amazon SQS
11 64 (7.10%) AWS CloudFormation
12 50 (5.54%) Apigee
13 16 (1.77%) Power Platform
14 12 (1.33%) PaaS
15 11 (1.22%) IaaS
16 10 (1.11%) Office 365
17 8 (0.89%) npm
17 8 (0.89%) SaaS
18 3 (0.33%) AWS Step Functions
18 3 (0.33%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.66%) Firewall
2 13 (1.44%) SAN
3 7 (0.78%) DNS
3 7 (0.78%) WAN
4 6 (0.67%) DHCP
4 6 (0.67%) HTTP
4 6 (0.67%) LAN
5 4 (0.44%) 5G
5 4 (0.44%) NAS
5 4 (0.44%) OpenLDAP
5 4 (0.44%) Radio Access Network
5 4 (0.44%) SSL
5 4 (0.44%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.44%) VLAN
5 4 (0.44%) VPN
6 3 (0.33%) VoIP
7 2 (0.22%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.11%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.11%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (15.19%) SQL Server
2 126 (13.97%) Amazon Redshift
3 91 (10.09%) PostgreSQL
4 90 (9.98%) Amazon RDS
5 80 (8.87%) MySQL
6 39 (4.32%) Data Warehouse
7 31 (3.44%) NoSQL
8 30 (3.33%) Relational Database
9 24 (2.66%) RDBMS
10 23 (2.55%) Amazon Aurora
11 22 (2.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 16 (1.77%) Power BI
13 14 (1.55%) GIS
14 12 (1.33%) Big Data
15 10 (1.11%) Hadoop
16 9 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 8 (0.89%) Oracle Database
18 7 (0.78%) KDB
18 7 (0.78%) MongoDB
18 7 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 125 (13.86%) Jenkins
2 120 (13.30%) Artifactory
3 99 (10.98%) RStudio
4 60 (6.65%) GitLab
5 21 (2.33%) Git (software)
6 16 (1.77%) JIRA
7 9 (1.00%) Cypress.io
8 8 (0.89%) ClearCase
8 8 (0.89%) Cucumber
8 8 (0.89%) JUnit
9 7 (0.78%) Maven
9 7 (0.78%) Mocha
9 7 (0.78%) Octopus Deploy
10 5 (0.55%) Selenium
11 4 (0.44%) Sonatype Nexus
12 3 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
12 3 (0.33%) tSQLt
13 2 (0.22%) Eclipse
13 2 (0.22%) SpecFlow
13 2 (0.22%) Subversion
General
1 602 (66.74%) Finance
2 380 (42.13%) Front Office
3 266 (29.49%) Banking
4 156 (17.29%) Investment Banking
5 60 (6.65%) Back Office
6 33 (3.66%) Public Sector
7 21 (2.33%) Legal
8 14 (1.55%) Telecoms
9 12 (1.33%) Billing
9 12 (1.33%) Law
10 11 (1.22%) Local Government
11 10 (1.11%) Financial Institution
12 8 (0.89%) Marketing
12 8 (0.89%) Retail
13 6 (0.67%) General Ledger
13 6 (0.67%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.44%) Fire and Rescue
15 3 (0.33%) Military
16 2 (0.22%) Electronics
16 2 (0.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 389 (43.13%) Developer
2 234 (25.94%) AWS Engineer
3 221 (24.50%) AWS Developer
4 174 (19.29%) Software Engineer
5 157 (17.41%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 131 (14.52%) Java Developer
7 116 (12.86%) AWS Software Engineer
8 110 (12.20%) Python Developer
9 107 (11.86%) Java Engineer
10 102 (11.31%) Analyst
11 91 (10.09%) Python Engineer
12 85 (9.42%) Java Software Developer
13 80 (8.87%) Architect
14 63 (6.98%) SQL Developer
15 58 (6.43%) Java Software Engineer
16 56 (6.21%) Business Analyst
17 52 (5.76%) JavaScript Developer
18 51 (5.65%) JavaScript Engineer
19 43 (4.77%) Python Software Engineer
20 41 (4.55%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 461 (51.11%) Web Services
2 215 (23.84%) AngularJS
3 200 (22.17%) React
4 173 (19.18%) Vue.js
5 111 (12.31%) .NET
6 90 (9.98%) gRPC
7 87 (9.65%) J2EE
8 73 (8.09%) .NET Core
9 66 (7.32%) Node.js
10 64 (7.10%) J2SE
11 60 (6.65%) ASP.NET
12 51 (5.65%) ASP.NET Core
13 50 (5.54%) OAuth
13 50 (5.54%) Swagger
14 21 (2.33%) REST
15 18 (2.00%) Spring
16 17 (1.88%) Pandas
17 16 (1.77%) CSS
17 16 (1.77%) Protocol Buffers
18 15 (1.66%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 376 (41.69%) Fixed Income
2 338 (37.47%) Derivative
3 337 (37.36%) Hedge funds
4 298 (33.04%) Equities
5 214 (23.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 86 (9.53%) Greenfield Project
7 56 (6.21%) Analytical Skills
8 36 (3.99%) Management Information System
9 32 (3.55%) Reference Data
10 28 (3.10%) CMDB
11 18 (2.00%) OTC Derivatives
11 18 (2.00%) Self-Motivation
12 15 (1.66%) Credit Derivative
13 13 (1.44%) Taxonomies
14 12 (1.33%) Blog
14 12 (1.33%) Public Cloud
15 10 (1.11%) Data Structures
15 10 (1.11%) PKI
15 10 (1.11%) Pricing Data
16 9 (1.00%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 58 (6.43%) Windows
2 54 (5.99%) Linux
3 21 (2.33%) Windows 10
4 18 (2.00%) Windows Server
5 14 (1.55%) CentOS
6 13 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (0.67%) Windows 7
7 6 (0.67%) Windows Server 2016
8 5 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.44%) Android
9 4 (0.44%) Debian
9 4 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.44%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.33%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.33%) Windows Server 2019
11 2 (0.22%) Unix
12 1 (0.11%) AIX
12 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 456 (50.55%) Agile Software Development
2 367 (40.69%) Software Engineering
3 344 (38.14%) Investment Management
4 284 (31.49%) DevOps
5 167 (18.51%) Decision-Making
6 156 (17.29%) Microservices
7 131 (14.52%) Business Analysis
8 114 (12.64%) Migration
9 113 (12.53%) Portfolio Management
10 79 (8.76%) Fintech
11 75 (8.31%) Deployment Automation
12 69 (7.65%) Front End Development
13 63 (6.98%) Scrum
14 60 (6.65%) Analytics
14 60 (6.65%) Problem-Solving
15 59 (6.54%) ITIL
16 49 (5.43%) Data Management
17 47 (5.21%) Stakeholder Management
18 45 (4.99%) Mentoring
19 43 (4.77%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 400 (44.35%) Python
2 374 (41.46%) Java
3 256 (28.38%) JavaScript
4 217 (24.06%) SQL
5 106 (11.75%) C#
6 104 (11.53%) R
7 27 (2.99%) VBA
8 26 (2.88%) Kotlin
9 24 (2.66%) C++
10 19 (2.11%) C
10 19 (2.11%) TypeScript
11 17 (1.88%) Bash Shell
12 15 (1.66%) MATLAB
12 15 (1.66%) Shell Script
13 9 (1.00%) Java 8
13 9 (1.00%) Perl
14 8 (0.89%) C-shell
14 8 (0.89%) PowerShell
15 5 (0.55%) ES6
15 5 (0.55%) Scala
Qualifications
1 56 (6.21%) Security Cleared
2 36 (3.99%) SC Cleared
3 29 (3.22%) Degree
4 19 (2.11%) DV Cleared
5 18 (2.00%) Sun Certification
6 10 (1.11%) BPSS Clearance
7 6 (0.67%) CIMA
7 6 (0.67%) CISM
7 6 (0.67%) CISSP
8 5 (0.55%) ISTQB
8 5 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.44%) CISMP
9 4 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.33%) ACCA
10 3 (0.33%) CFA
11 2 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.22%) ISEB
11 2 (0.22%) Master's Degree
11 2 (0.22%) MCSE
11 2 (0.22%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (2.33%) Data Quality
2 20 (2.22%) QA
3 10 (1.11%) GDPR
3 10 (1.11%) SLA
4 5 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.55%) JSP 440
4 5 (0.55%) MiFID
4 5 (0.55%) PMO
5 4 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 1 (0.11%) FINREP
6 1 (0.11%) HL7
6 1 (0.11%) UCITS
System Software
1 154 (17.07%) Docker
2 33 (3.66%) Active Directory
3 14 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (0.67%) Virtual Desktop
4 6 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.22%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.11%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.11%) Firmware
6 1 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 169 (18.74%) Kubernetes
2 75 (8.31%) Terraform
3 15 (1.66%) Ansible
4 14 (1.55%) Puppet
5 12 (1.33%) SCCM
6 8 (0.89%) Consul
6 8 (0.89%) Packer
6 8 (0.89%) WSUS
7 5 (0.55%) NetBackup
8 4 (0.44%) Microsoft Intune
9 2 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.11%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.11%) HP ALM
10 1 (0.11%) IBM BigFix
10 1 (0.11%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.11%) Nagios
10 1 (0.11%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.11%) Rancher
10 1 (0.11%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 190 (21.06%) Google
2 94 (10.42%) Oracle
3 74 (8.20%) Microsoft
4 65 (7.21%) Bloomberg
5 35 (3.88%) ServiceNow
6 24 (2.66%) VMware
7 14 (1.55%) SolarWinds
8 12 (1.33%) IBM
8 12 (1.33%) Tableau
9 11 (1.22%) Citrix
9 11 (1.22%) FactSet
10 10 (1.11%) Reuters
10 10 (1.11%) SAP
10 10 (1.11%) Sybase
11 9 (1.00%) Charles River
12 8 (0.89%) BMC
12 8 (0.89%) Cisco
12 8 (0.89%) Northgate
13 7 (0.78%) Capita
13 7 (0.78%) Remedy