Period
to 17 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 February 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 124 125 151
Rank change year-on-year +1 +26 -38
Contract jobs citing Asset Management 28 21 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.97% 0.78% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 0.92% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 18 5
Manchester median daily rate £238 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.63% +23.08% -27.78%
10th Percentile £174 £275 £200
90th Percentile £375 £586 £428
North West median daily rate £375 £425 £338
% change year-on-year -11.76% +25.93% -28.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 0
Manchester median hourly rate £21.25 £12.82 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +65.76% - -
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £27.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year -35.19% -46.00% +107.73%

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 Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,440 2,271 2,618
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 84.34% 84.08% 85.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,586 1,466 1,655
Manchester median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £275 £253 £263
90th Percentile £588 £585 £558
North West median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 91 43
Manchester median hourly rate £17.50 £19.52 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.35% +8.44% -17.24%
10th Percentile £12.63 £12.89 £11.45
90th Percentile £33.00 £45.50 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £24.50 £24.56 £25.00
% change year-on-year -0.24% -1.76% -17.08%

Asset Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Asset Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Asset Management in Manchester

Asset Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Asset Management in Manchester.

Contractor daily rate trend for Asset Management in Manchester

Asset Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Asset Management in Manchester over the 6 months to 17 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Asset Management in Manchester

Asset Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Asset Management in Manchester.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Asset Management in Manchester

Asset Management
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 6 months to 17 February 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
Oldham - 4 - -
Rochdale +4 1 £123 - 1
Salford - 1 - - 2
Bury - 1 - -
Asset Management
North West

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Asset Management.

1 10 (35.71%) Windows
2 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 9 (32.14%) ITSM
3 7 (25.00%) Citrix
3 7 (25.00%) ITIL
3 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (21.43%) Patch Management
4 6 (21.43%) ServiceNow
4 6 (21.43%) Change Management
4 6 (21.43%) SCCM
5 5 (17.86%) Problem Management
5 5 (17.86%) VMware
5 5 (17.86%) Incident Management
5 5 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (17.86%) Configuration Management
5 5 (17.86%) SQL
5 5 (17.86%) Cisco
5 5 (17.86%) CCNA
5 5 (17.86%) Software Asset Management
6 4 (14.29%) DevOps
6 4 (14.29%) Line Management
6 4 (14.29%) Windows 10
6 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
6 4 (14.29%) Software Audit
6 4 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (14.29%) Linux
6 4 (14.29%) Service Management
6 4 (14.29%) Validation
6 4 (14.29%) CMDB
6 4 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Asset Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (7.14%) Apache
2 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.57%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) IaaS
1 2 (7.14%) PaaS
1 2 (7.14%) SaaS
2 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (10.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 3 (10.71%) Firewall
1 3 (10.71%) LAN
1 3 (10.71%) NetScaler
1 3 (10.71%) Network Security
1 3 (10.71%) WAN
1 3 (10.71%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (7.14%) DHCP
2 2 (7.14%) DNS
2 2 (7.14%) SAN
2 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.57%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) DB2
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) GIS
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) AdminStudio
1 3 (10.71%) MSI
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Legal
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (14.29%) Analyst
1 4 (14.29%) Software Asset Manager
1 4 (14.29%) Software Manager
1 4 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) Integration Manager
2 3 (10.71%) Network Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) Network Security Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) Security Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) Service Integration Manager
2 3 (10.71%) Service Manager
3 2 (7.14%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support
3 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Developer
3 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) LLPG Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) .NET
1 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
1 2 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.29%) CMDB
3 3 (10.71%) Life Science
3 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
3 3 (10.71%) NHS
4 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (3.57%) LLPG
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Linux
2 4 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (14.29%) Windows 10
2 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 2 (7.14%) HPUX
3 2 (7.14%) Mac OS X
3 2 (7.14%) Solaris
4 1 (3.57%) Android
4 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) ITSM
2 7 (25.00%) ITIL
3 6 (21.43%) Change Management
3 6 (21.43%) Patch Management
4 5 (17.86%) Configuration Management
4 5 (17.86%) Incident Management
4 5 (17.86%) Problem Management
4 5 (17.86%) Software Asset Management
5 4 (14.29%) DevOps
5 4 (14.29%) Line Management
5 4 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (14.29%) Service Management
5 4 (14.29%) Software Audit
5 4 (14.29%) Software Deployment
5 4 (14.29%) Validation
6 3 (10.71%) Analytical Thinking
6 3 (10.71%) Decision-Making
6 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (10.71%) IT Asset Management
6 3 (10.71%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
3 2 (7.14%) C#
3 2 (7.14%) Java
3 2 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) CCNA
1 5 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (10.71%) CCNP
2 3 (10.71%) CCSA
3 2 (7.14%) Degree
3 2 (7.14%) MCP
3 2 (7.14%) MCSE
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.57%) HNC
4 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) BS7666
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (10.71%) XenApp
3 2 (7.14%) NFS
3 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.14%) vSphere
4 1 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) SCCM
2 3 (10.71%) ThinApp
3 2 (7.14%) Grafana
3 2 (7.14%) Nagios
3 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (7.14%) Puppet
3 2 (7.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (7.14%) vRealize
4 1 (3.57%) AirWatch
4 1 (3.57%) PaperCut
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.00%) Citrix
3 6 (21.43%) ServiceNow
4 5 (17.86%) Cisco
4 5 (17.86%) VMware
5 3 (10.71%) Apple
5 3 (10.71%) CheckPoint
5 3 (10.71%) F5
5 3 (10.71%) Juniper
5 3 (10.71%) Oracle
5 3 (10.71%) Palo Alto
5 3 (10.71%) Red Hat
6 2 (7.14%) Brocade
6 2 (7.14%) Dell
6 2 (7.14%) HP
6 2 (7.14%) IBM
6 2 (7.14%) Ivanti
6 2 (7.14%) Snow
6 2 (7.14%) Splunk
6 2 (7.14%) Sun