The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 3 months to 29 June 2017 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
Berkshire > Reading
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 60 60
Rank change year-on-year +14 0  
Contract jobs citing Asset Management 7 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.20% 1.03% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.51% 1.30% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 0
Reading median daily rate £463 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.50% -  
Berkshire median daily rate £377 £425 £550
% change year-on-year -11.41% -22.72%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Reading median hourly rate £19.66 - £17.50
10th Percentile £18.60 - £16.25
90th Percentile £20.73 - £18.75
Berkshire median hourly rate £19.66 - £14.25

Asset Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 463 694 659
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 79.42% 79.50% 77.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 948 1586 1112
Reading median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
10th Percentile £301 £213 £260
90th Percentile £600 £530 £534
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 68 43
Reading median hourly rate £29.75 £19.81 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.21% -8.09%  
10th Percentile £15.25 £18.81 £13.20
90th Percentile £55.65 £36.61 £44.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £18.00 £19.61 £21.55
% change year-on-year -8.21% -9.00%  

Asset Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Asset Management in Reading

Asset Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Asset Management in Reading

Asset Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Asset Management in Reading over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Asset Management in Reading

Asset Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Asset Management in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Asset Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Asset Management.

1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
1 3 (27.27%) Service Management
1 3 (27.27%) Maximo
1 3 (27.27%) IT Asset Management
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (18.18%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) Data Management
2 2 (18.18%) Information Management
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (18.18%) Release Management
2 2 (18.18%) Investment Management
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) Veeam
2 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) LAN
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) HP
2 2 (18.18%) NHS
2 2 (18.18%) Internet
2 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
2 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Java

Asset Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
1 2 (18.18%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) GIS
2 1 (9.09%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) Maven
1 1 (9.09%) Mocha
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Back Office
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Business Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Asset Management Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Server Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Server Support
2 2 (18.18%) Server Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Data Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Data Model Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) GIS Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) GIS Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) ITSM Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Maximo Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Maximo Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Service Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) J2EE
1 1 (9.09%) Java EE
1 1 (9.09%) REST
1 1 (9.09%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
1 2 (18.18%) NHS
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) CMDB
2 1 (9.09%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) IT Asset Management
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
1 3 (27.27%) Service Management
2 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
2 2 (18.18%) Data Management
2 2 (18.18%) Information Management
2 2 (18.18%) Investment Management
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Release Management
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) ITSM
3 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) TDD
3 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Java
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (18.18%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) HP
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 2 (18.18%) Veeam
1 2 (18.18%) VMware