Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 164 138 227
Rank change year-on-year -26 +89 -46
Contract jobs citing Asset Management 1,578 1,758 1,176
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.67% 1.93% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.94% 2.24% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 972 1,179 763
England median daily rate £500 £500 £500
10th Percentile £263 £283 £261
90th Percentile £688 £675 £688
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 64 49
England median hourly rate £17.50 £18.70 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.42% +24.67% -20.00%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.12 £10.70
90th Percentile £28.88 £30.15 £24.00
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £18.70 £15.00
% change year-on-year -6.42% +24.67% -18.06%

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 81,288 78,398 84,242
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 86.20% 85.90% 85.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 54,253 52,383 56,160
England median daily rate £470 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £300 £283 £263
90th Percentile £645 £631 £605
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,188 1,868 2,213
England median hourly rate £21.00 £24.87 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.54% +10.51% +3.97%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £48.00
UK median hourly rate £20.90 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -16.42% +11.11% +3.52%

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 17 October 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 -21 1,122 £538 -2.27% 153
South East -3 201 £450 +9.09% 33
North of England -6 121 £400 -5.88% 36
North West +17 79 £450 +5.88% 19
East of England 0 48 £435 +2.35% 15
Midlands -43 48 £350 +40.00% 14
Yorkshire -7 34 £350 -15.15% 12
South West -54 34 £388 +19.23% 17
West Midlands -26 31 £440 +17.33% 10
East Midlands -12 17 £320 +60.00% 4
North East -18 8 £375 -11.76% 5
Asset Management
UK

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 650 (41.19%) Finance
2 427 (27.06%) Agile Software Development
3 304 (19.26%) SQL
4 253 (16.03%) Microsoft
5 214 (13.56%) Front Office
6 206 (13.05%) C#
7 205 (12.99%) Investment Management
8 198 (12.55%) Banking
9 194 (12.29%) SQL Server
10 190 (12.04%) .NET
11 177 (11.22%) Windows
11 177 (11.22%) Amazon AWS
12 176 (11.15%) Fixed Income
13 157 (9.95%) Project Management
14 155 (9.82%) DevOps
15 154 (9.76%) Java
16 151 (9.57%) ITIL
17 138 (8.75%) Analytical Skills
18 136 (8.62%) Problem-Solving
19 135 (8.56%) Business Analysis
20 133 (8.43%) Web Services
21 128 (8.11%) Python
22 125 (7.92%) JavaScript
22 125 (7.92%) Equities
23 124 (7.86%) Active Directory
24 121 (7.67%) Migration
25 120 (7.60%) Service Management
26 119 (7.54%) HTML
26 119 (7.54%) Greenfield Project
27 118 (7.48%) Microservices

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 54 (3.42%) CMS
2 36 (2.28%) SharePoint
3 32 (2.03%) MS Exchange
4 14 (0.89%) Confluence
4 14 (0.89%) SAS
5 12 (0.76%) Skype for Business
6 10 (0.63%) WebSphere
7 8 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (0.51%) IIS
7 8 (0.51%) NServiceBus
8 6 (0.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 6 (0.38%) Cloud Foundry
8 6 (0.38%) WordPress
9 5 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.19%) Documentum
10 3 (0.19%) Oracle Service Bus
10 3 (0.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (0.19%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.13%) Apache
Applications
1 109 (6.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 106 (6.72%) Microsoft Office
3 33 (2.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 32 (2.03%) MS Visio
5 16 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
6 15 (0.95%) InVision
7 11 (0.70%) Microsoft Project
8 6 (0.38%) Acrobat
8 6 (0.38%) Photoshop
9 5 (0.32%) Adobe After Effects
10 4 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
10 4 (0.25%) InDesign
11 2 (0.13%) Final Cut Pro
11 2 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
11 2 (0.13%) Pixate
12 1 (0.063%) Adobe Premiere
12 1 (0.063%) Autodesk Inventor
12 1 (0.063%) Avid Media Composer
12 1 (0.063%) Gliffy
Business Applications
1 63 (3.99%) Markit EDM
2 33 (2.09%) Maximo
3 32 (2.03%) thinkFolio
4 14 (0.89%) Bloomberg AIM
5 13 (0.82%) HiPortfolio
6 11 (0.70%) SAP S/4HANA
7 10 (0.63%) PolarLake
8 8 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
8 8 (0.51%) Eagle PACE
9 6 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
10 4 (0.25%) Front Arena
10 4 (0.25%) LatentZero
10 4 (0.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 4 (0.25%) SunGard APT
11 3 (0.19%) Eloqua
11 3 (0.19%) Primavera
11 3 (0.19%) SAP FI
11 3 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 3 (0.19%) SAP PLM
11 3 (0.19%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 177 (11.22%) Amazon AWS
2 94 (5.96%) Office 365
3 82 (5.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 28 (1.77%) AWS CloudFormation
5 27 (1.71%) OneDrive
6 18 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
6 18 (1.14%) SaaS
7 11 (0.70%) G Suite
8 8 (0.51%) Dynamics 365
8 8 (0.51%) Mimecast
9 7 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 7 (0.44%) PaaS
10 6 (0.38%) GitHub
10 6 (0.38%) npm
11 5 (0.32%) Serverless
12 4 (0.25%) AWS Fargate
12 4 (0.25%) AWS Lambda
12 4 (0.25%) IaaS
12 4 (0.25%) Trello
12 4 (0.25%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 23 (1.46%) VoIP
2 22 (1.39%) Firewall
2 22 (1.39%) WAN
3 21 (1.33%) LAN
4 20 (1.27%) DNS
5 19 (1.20%) DHCP
6 17 (1.08%) Internet
7 15 (0.95%) VPN
8 14 (0.89%) Cisco IOS
9 12 (0.76%) Skype
10 10 (0.63%) TCP/IP
10 10 (0.63%) Wireless
11 9 (0.57%) MPLS
12 8 (0.51%) HTTP
12 8 (0.51%) Intranet
12 8 (0.51%) SAN
12 8 (0.51%) SMS
12 8 (0.51%) Unified Communications
12 8 (0.51%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (0.38%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 194 (12.29%) SQL Server
2 64 (4.06%) Data Warehouse
3 52 (3.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 41 (2.60%) Hadoop
4 41 (2.60%) MongoDB
5 29 (1.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 24 (1.52%) SQL Server 2016
7 21 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 18 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
8 18 (1.14%) Relational Database
9 17 (1.08%) QlikView
9 17 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
10 13 (0.82%) Power BI
11 11 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
12 10 (0.63%) Big Data
12 10 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
12 10 (0.63%) NoSQL
13 9 (0.57%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 9 (0.57%) Qlik Sense
13 9 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 83 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 53 (3.36%) Artifactory
3 51 (3.23%) JIRA
4 50 (3.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 50 (3.17%) Git (software)
5 49 (3.11%) Maven
5 49 (3.11%) Octopus Deploy
6 44 (2.79%) SpecFlow
7 43 (2.72%) TeamCity
8 42 (2.66%) Hudson
9 37 (2.34%) Selenium
10 36 (2.28%) Team Foundation Server
11 35 (2.22%) Visual Studio Team System
12 28 (1.77%) Visual Studio
13 24 (1.52%) NUnit
14 22 (1.39%) MSBuild
15 19 (1.20%) Moq
16 16 (1.01%) Vagrant
17 13 (0.82%) Bitbucket
17 13 (0.82%) Cucumber
General
1 650 (41.19%) Finance
2 214 (13.56%) Front Office
3 198 (12.55%) Banking
4 76 (4.82%) Marketing
5 68 (4.31%) Back Office
6 63 (3.99%) Retail
7 47 (2.98%) Investment Banking
8 45 (2.85%) Financial Institution
9 33 (2.09%) Legal
10 24 (1.52%) Law
11 21 (1.33%) Advertising
12 19 (1.20%) Telecoms
13 12 (0.76%) Publishing
14 11 (0.70%) Billing
14 11 (0.70%) Electronics
14 11 (0.70%) Manufacturing
15 5 (0.32%) General Ledger
15 5 (0.32%) Local Government
16 4 (0.25%) Automotive
16 4 (0.25%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 457 (28.96%) Analyst
2 367 (23.26%) Developer
3 243 (15.40%) Business Analyst
4 119 (7.54%) C# Developer
5 115 (7.29%) Asset Management Analyst
5 115 (7.29%) Project Manager
6 110 (6.97%) Architect
7 74 (4.69%) .NET Developer
8 72 (4.56%) Asset Management Business Analyst
9 64 (4.06%) Data Analyst
10 62 (3.93%) Software Engineer
11 60 (3.80%) Consultant
12 58 (3.68%) Desktop Support
13 56 (3.55%) AWS Engineer
14 54 (3.42%) Support Engineer
15 53 (3.36%) C# .NET Developer
16 48 (3.04%) Support Analyst
17 47 (2.98%) Senior Developer
18 45 (2.85%) Lead Software Engineer
18 45 (2.85%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 190 (12.04%) .NET
2 133 (8.43%) Web Services
3 119 (7.54%) HTML
4 115 (7.29%) AngularJS
5 88 (5.58%) React
6 80 (5.07%) CSS
7 57 (3.61%) WCF
8 56 (3.55%) REST
9 55 (3.49%) ASP.NET
10 54 (3.42%) XML
11 53 (3.36%) HTML5
12 47 (2.98%) ASP.NET Web API
13 46 (2.92%) WPF
14 42 (2.66%) Node.js
15 38 (2.41%) J2EE
16 36 (2.28%) NumPy
17 35 (2.22%) SciPy
18 34 (2.15%) J2SE
19 32 (2.03%) .NET Framework
19 32 (2.03%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 176 (11.15%) Fixed Income
2 138 (8.75%) Analytical Skills
3 125 (7.92%) Equities
4 119 (7.54%) Greenfield Project
5 102 (6.46%) Management Information System
6 91 (5.77%) Derivative
7 77 (4.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 69 (4.37%) User Experience
9 64 (4.06%) Hedge funds
10 56 (3.55%) CMDB
11 42 (2.66%) Self-Motivation
12 39 (2.47%) Data Centre
13 36 (2.28%) Fintech
14 27 (1.71%) Exotic Derivative
15 22 (1.39%) Computer Science
15 22 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
16 20 (1.27%) OTC Derivatives
17 17 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
18 16 (1.01%) Tandem
18 16 (1.01%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 177 (11.22%) Windows
2 83 (5.26%) Linux
3 82 (5.20%) Windows 10
4 71 (4.50%) Windows 7
5 54 (3.42%) Windows Server
6 37 (2.34%) Unix
7 35 (2.22%) Apple iOS
8 28 (1.77%) Mac OS
9 25 (1.58%) Android
10 14 (0.89%) Solaris
11 12 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (0.57%) Mac OS X
12 9 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
14 6 (0.38%) Windows XP
14 6 (0.38%) zOS
15 4 (0.25%) AIX
16 2 (0.13%) Windows 8
17 1 (0.063%) VMS
17 1 (0.063%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 427 (27.06%) Agile Software Development
2 205 (12.99%) Investment Management
3 157 (9.95%) Project Management
4 155 (9.82%) DevOps
5 151 (9.57%) ITIL
6 136 (8.62%) Problem-Solving
7 135 (8.56%) Business Analysis
8 121 (7.67%) Migration
9 120 (7.60%) Service Management
10 118 (7.48%) Microservices
11 116 (7.35%) Software Engineering
11 116 (7.35%) Stakeholder Management
12 113 (7.16%) Software Asset Management
13 99 (6.27%) Test Automation
14 95 (6.02%) Scrum
15 89 (5.64%) ITSM
16 87 (5.51%) Analytics
17 85 (5.39%) Configuration Management
18 84 (5.32%) Continuous Integration
19 80 (5.07%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 304 (19.26%) SQL
2 206 (13.05%) C#
3 154 (9.76%) Java
4 128 (8.11%) Python
5 125 (7.92%) JavaScript
6 58 (3.68%) PowerShell
7 50 (3.17%) C++
8 40 (2.53%) T-SQL
9 39 (2.47%) VBA
10 32 (2.03%) TypeScript
11 23 (1.46%) Bash Shell
12 22 (1.39%) R
13 21 (1.33%) Perl
13 21 (1.33%) Shell Script
14 19 (1.20%) Ruby
15 13 (0.82%) C
15 13 (0.82%) Korn
16 12 (0.76%) VB
17 10 (0.63%) VB.NET
18 8 (0.51%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 81 (5.13%) Degree
2 46 (2.92%) Security Cleared
3 37 (2.34%) AWS Certification
4 33 (2.09%) SC Cleared
5 31 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
6 29 (1.84%) ITIL Certification
7 19 (1.20%) A+ Certification
8 15 (0.95%) ISEB
8 15 (0.95%) MCSE
9 14 (0.89%) PMP
10 12 (0.76%) BPSS Clearance
11 10 (0.63%) PMI Certification
12 9 (0.57%) MCP
13 8 (0.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 8 (0.51%) MCITP
13 8 (0.51%) MCSA
14 7 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
15 6 (0.38%) Computer Science Degree
15 6 (0.38%) MBA
15 6 (0.38%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (3.23%) QA
2 35 (2.22%) Data Quality
3 32 (2.03%) PMO
4 29 (1.84%) SLA
5 17 (1.08%) MiFID
6 12 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 19770
7 8 (0.51%) GDPR
8 7 (0.44%) EMIR
9 5 (0.32%) AIFMD
9 5 (0.32%) Solvency II
10 4 (0.25%) Dodd-Frank
11 3 (0.19%) COBIT
11 3 (0.19%) ISO 9000
11 3 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 2 (0.13%) NEBOSH
12 2 (0.13%) PCI DSS
12 2 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.13%) UCITS
13 1 (0.063%) FATCA
13 1 (0.063%) IFRS
System Software
1 124 (7.86%) Active Directory
2 65 (4.12%) Docker
3 20 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (0.95%) Microsoft App-V
5 13 (0.82%) Hyper-V
6 10 (0.63%) VMware Workstation
7 8 (0.51%) Virtual Desktop
7 8 (0.51%) XenDesktop
8 7 (0.44%) vSphere
9 6 (0.38%) VMware Server
10 5 (0.32%) Terminal Services
10 5 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
10 5 (0.32%) XenApp
11 3 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.063%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 1 (0.063%) Shibboleth
12 1 (0.063%) VMware NSX
12 1 (0.063%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 87 (5.51%) SCCM
2 61 (3.87%) Terraform
3 33 (2.09%) Kubernetes
4 29 (1.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 26 (1.65%) Ansible
6 19 (1.20%) Puppet
7 13 (0.82%) Oracle ZFS
7 13 (0.82%) WSUS
8 11 (0.70%) Backup Exec
9 10 (0.63%) AirWatch
10 9 (0.57%) SCOM
11 7 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
12 5 (0.32%) SafeCom
12 5 (0.32%) Tivoli
13 4 (0.25%) Business Desktop Deployment
13 4 (0.25%) Control-M
13 4 (0.25%) FlexNet
14 3 (0.19%) Microsoft Intune
14 3 (0.19%) SCOrch
14 3 (0.19%) SCSM
Vendors
1 253 (16.03%) Microsoft
2 110 (6.97%) Oracle
3 106 (6.72%) ServiceNow
4 66 (4.18%) SAP
5 62 (3.93%) Charles River
6 60 (3.80%) IBM
7 55 (3.49%) Bloomberg
8 52 (3.30%) Apple
9 42 (2.66%) VMware
10 41 (2.60%) Snow
11 40 (2.53%) Cisco
11 40 (2.53%) Citrix
12 38 (2.41%) Adobe
13 35 (2.22%) Tableau
14 29 (1.84%) Salesforce.com
15 18 (1.14%) Sophos
16 17 (1.08%) Remedy
16 17 (1.08%) Veeam
17 16 (1.01%) Reuters
17 16 (1.01%) Sony