Period
to 20 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North of 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 20 July 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
England > North of England
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 184 224 284
Rank change year-on-year +40 +60 -18
Contract jobs citing Asset Management 147 77 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North of England 1.18% 0.69% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% 0.82% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 34 44
North of England median daily rate £400 £350 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +5.26% -24.43%
10th Percentile £263 £177 £213
90th Percentile £540 £550 £621
England median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 5
North of England median hourly rate £19.25 £29.04 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.70% +38.26% +5.00%
10th Percentile £11.55 £8.97 £14.25
90th Percentile £73.57 £52.95 £43.00
England median hourly rate £18.34 £17.24 £18.75
% change year-on-year +6.40% -8.05% +7.14%

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 the North of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 10,680 9,353 13,539
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North of England 85.58% 83.82% 84.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,933 5,903 8,720
North of England median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £268 £263 £256
90th Percentile £551 £545 £550
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 411 348 432
North of England median hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.00% +11.11% +21.75%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.50 £11.75
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.23 £47.33
England median hourly rate £22.50 £24.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year -8.16% +4.26% +11.90%

Asset Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing Asset Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for Asset Management in the North of England

Asset Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Asset Management in the North of England

Asset Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Asset Management in the North of England over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Asset Management in the North of England

Asset Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Asset Management in the North of England

Asset Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the North of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Asset Management in the North of England over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Asset Management in the North of England

Asset Management
Contract Job Locations in the North of 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 North of England region over the 6 months to 20 July 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
North West +44 97 £450 +30.43% 27
Yorkshire -5 42 £363 -12.12% 15
North East -10 8 £405 +24.62% 5
Asset Management
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 North of England region with a requirement for Asset Management.

1 38 (25.85%) ITIL
2 31 (21.09%) Microsoft
2 31 (21.09%) Configuration Management
3 30 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (17.01%) Finance
4 25 (17.01%) Windows
5 24 (16.33%) ServiceNow
6 22 (14.97%) Service Management
7 21 (14.29%) Software Asset Management
7 21 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 20 (13.61%) SCCM
9 19 (12.93%) Stakeholder Management
9 19 (12.93%) Problem-Solving
10 18 (12.24%) Migration
10 18 (12.24%) Management Information System
10 18 (12.24%) SQL Server
11 17 (11.56%) Active Directory
11 17 (11.56%) Windows Server
12 16 (10.88%) Change Management
12 16 (10.88%) Project Management
12 16 (10.88%) Problem Management
13 14 (9.52%) ITSM
13 14 (9.52%) WAN
13 14 (9.52%) BPSS Clearance
13 14 (9.52%) DevOps
13 14 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
14 13 (8.84%) Mentoring
14 13 (8.84%) Data Centre
14 13 (8.84%) Citrix
14 13 (8.84%) SAP

Asset Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of 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 10 (6.80%) IIS
2 7 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.08%) Skype for Business
4 4 (2.72%) MS Exchange
5 3 (2.04%) Apache Pig
5 3 (2.04%) Apache Spark
5 3 (2.04%) CMS
5 3 (2.04%) Confluence
5 3 (2.04%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (6.12%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (4.08%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (4.76%) SAP PM
1 7 (4.76%) SAP S/4HANA
2 5 (3.40%) Maximo
3 3 (2.04%) SAP PLM
4 2 (1.36%) Line 50
4 2 (1.36%) Sage X3
5 1 (0.68%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.68%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.68%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.68%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.16%) SaaS
2 7 (4.76%) IaaS
2 7 (4.76%) Office 365
2 7 (4.76%) PaaS
3 3 (2.04%) BrowserStack
3 3 (2.04%) GitHub
3 3 (2.04%) Google Analytics
3 3 (2.04%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.68%) G Suite
4 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.52%) WAN
2 13 (8.84%) LAN
3 9 (6.12%) DMZ
3 9 (6.12%) Ethernet
3 9 (6.12%) IPsec
3 9 (6.12%) NAS
3 9 (6.12%) SAN
3 9 (6.12%) TCP/IP
4 5 (3.40%) Firewall
5 3 (2.04%) Skype
5 3 (2.04%) Structured Cabling
5 3 (2.04%) VPN
5 3 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.36%) DHCP
6 2 (1.36%) DNS
6 2 (1.36%) MPLS
6 2 (1.36%) Network Security
6 2 (1.36%) SMS
6 2 (1.36%) SMTP
6 2 (1.36%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.24%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.40%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (2.04%) Apache Hive
3 3 (2.04%) GIS
3 3 (2.04%) Hadoop
3 3 (2.04%) Power BI
4 2 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.36%) QlikView
5 1 (0.68%) Big Data
5 1 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.68%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.68%) MySQL
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (0.68%) SAS Visual Analytics
5 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.72%) JIRA
2 3 (2.04%) Gatling
2 3 (2.04%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.04%) JMeter
2 3 (2.04%) Selenium
3 1 (0.68%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.68%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.68%) Moq
3 1 (0.68%) MSI
3 1 (0.68%) NUnit
General
1 25 (17.01%) Finance
2 5 (3.40%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.72%) Banking
3 4 (2.72%) Retail
4 3 (2.04%) Private Banking
4 3 (2.04%) Retail Banking
4 3 (2.04%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.68%) Advertising
5 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.68%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 20 (13.61%) Architect
2 13 (8.84%) Project Manager
3 12 (8.16%) Developer
4 11 (7.48%) Analyst
5 10 (6.80%) Service Manager
5 10 (6.80%) Solutions Architect
6 9 (6.12%) Consultant
7 8 (5.44%) Business Analyst
8 7 (4.76%) IT Manager
8 7 (4.76%) Technical Architect
9 6 (4.08%) Desktop Support
9 6 (4.08%) Information Manager
10 5 (3.40%) Desktop Engineer
10 5 (3.40%) Information Security Manager
10 5 (3.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (3.40%) SAP Architect
10 5 (3.40%) SAP Consultant
10 5 (3.40%) SCCM Engineer
10 5 (3.40%) Security Manager
11 4 (2.72%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.44%) .NET
2 4 (2.72%) ASP.NET
3 3 (2.04%) AngularJS
4 2 (1.36%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (1.36%) CSS
4 2 (1.36%) JSON
4 2 (1.36%) RESTful
4 2 (1.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (1.36%) XML
5 1 (0.68%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.68%) Highcharts JS
5 1 (0.68%) HTML
5 1 (0.68%) Ionic Framework
5 1 (0.68%) jQuery
5 1 (0.68%) LESS
5 1 (0.68%) React
5 1 (0.68%) Sass
5 1 (0.68%) Spring
5 1 (0.68%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (12.24%) Management Information System
3 13 (8.84%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.72%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.72%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (2.04%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.04%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.36%) Taxonomies
6 2 (1.36%) User Experience
6 2 (1.36%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.68%) CMDB
7 1 (0.68%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.68%) iPhone
7 1 (0.68%) NHS
7 1 (0.68%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 25 (17.01%) Windows
2 17 (11.56%) Windows Server
3 14 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (7.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (6.80%) Windows 10
6 5 (3.40%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.72%) Android
8 3 (2.04%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.36%) Linux
9 2 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.36%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.68%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.68%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (25.85%) ITIL
2 31 (21.09%) Configuration Management
3 30 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (14.97%) Service Management
5 21 (14.29%) Software Asset Management
6 19 (12.93%) Problem-Solving
6 19 (12.93%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (12.24%) Migration
8 16 (10.88%) Change Management
8 16 (10.88%) Problem Management
8 16 (10.88%) Project Management
9 14 (9.52%) DevOps
9 14 (9.52%) ITSM
10 13 (8.84%) Data Management
10 13 (8.84%) Mentoring
11 12 (8.16%) Acceptance Criteria
11 12 (8.16%) Open Source
11 12 (8.16%) Risk Management
12 11 (7.48%) Capacity Planning
12 11 (7.48%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.12%) Java
2 8 (5.44%) C#
3 7 (4.76%) SQL
4 3 (2.04%) PL/SQL
4 3 (2.04%) Python
4 3 (2.04%) Scala
5 2 (1.36%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.68%) C
6 1 (0.68%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.68%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.68%) R
6 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (9.52%) BPSS Clearance
2 12 (8.16%) Security Cleared
3 11 (7.48%) SC Cleared
4 7 (4.76%) Degree
5 3 (2.04%) CCNP
5 3 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (1.36%) A+ Certification
6 2 (1.36%) CCDP
6 2 (1.36%) Chartered Engineer
6 2 (1.36%) CISM
6 2 (1.36%) CISSP
6 2 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.68%) CCNA
7 1 (0.68%) CIPD
7 1 (0.68%) HNC
7 1 (0.68%) ISEB
7 1 (0.68%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.12%) SLA
2 5 (3.40%) Data Quality
2 5 (3.40%) QA
3 2 (1.36%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.68%) GDPR
4 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 17 (11.56%) Active Directory
2 10 (6.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (6.12%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (6.12%) XenApp
4 3 (2.04%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 20 (13.61%) SCCM
2 10 (6.80%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (5.44%) AirWatch
4 3 (2.04%) Ambari
4 3 (2.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (1.36%) FlexNet
5 2 (1.36%) HP UCMDB
5 2 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.36%) PaperCut
5 2 (1.36%) Puppet
6 1 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.68%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 31 (21.09%) Microsoft
2 24 (16.33%) ServiceNow
3 13 (8.84%) Citrix
3 13 (8.84%) SAP
4 12 (8.16%) HP
5 10 (6.80%) Symantec
5 10 (6.80%) VMware
6 9 (6.12%) Snow
7 8 (5.44%) BMC
8 6 (4.08%) Cisco
9 4 (2.72%) Oracle
10 3 (2.04%) Google
10 3 (2.04%) Ivanti
10 3 (2.04%) Sophos
10 3 (2.04%) Veeam
11 2 (1.36%) Capita
11 2 (1.36%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.36%) Sage
11 2 (1.36%) Siemens
11 2 (1.36%) Splunk