Period
to 18 October 2018

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 6 months to 18 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 72 85
Rank change year-on-year -2 +13 +4
Contract jobs citing Asset Management 20 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.39% 0.80% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% 0.95% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 7
Reading median daily rate £325 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.53% -15.00% +21.21%
10th Percentile £140 £250 £400
90th Percentile £488 £546 £530
Berkshire median daily rate £363 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -14.71% - -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Reading median hourly rate - £19.66 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +57.28% -28.57%
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £19.66 £12.50
% change year-on-year +1.73% +57.28% -12.28%

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 Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,237 1,048 1,233
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 86.20% 83.37% 80.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 682 591 692
Reading median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £213 £272 £228
90th Percentile £586 £575 £569
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 47 45
Reading median hourly rate £21.50 £16.00 £22.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.38% -28.41% -11.69%
10th Percentile £13.30 £11.05 £14.25
90th Percentile £56.50 £47.50 £43.28
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.50 £16.00 £17.28
% change year-on-year +28.13% -7.41% -32.89%

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 6 months to 18 October 2018.

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 18 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 Reading region with a requirement for Asset Management.

1 9 (45.00%) Service Management
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 8 (40.00%) SAP
3 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (35.00%) Telecoms
3 7 (35.00%) Marketing
3 7 (35.00%) Software Asset Management
4 6 (30.00%) Line Management
4 6 (30.00%) CMDB
4 6 (30.00%) Digital Marketing
4 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
4 6 (30.00%) Programme Management
4 6 (30.00%) MCDST
4 6 (30.00%) Electronics
4 6 (30.00%) Manufacturing
4 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (30.00%) NHS
4 6 (30.00%) Windows
5 5 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 5 (25.00%) XML
5 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (25.00%) ServiceNow
6 4 (20.00%) Issue Tracking
6 4 (20.00%) QA
6 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
6 4 (20.00%) CMS
6 4 (20.00%) ITIL
6 4 (20.00%) SQL
7 3 (15.00%) ITIL Certification

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 4 (20.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Maximo
1 2 (10.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) IBM Blueworks
1 1 (5.00%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Pentaho
2 1 (5.00%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 7 (35.00%) Marketing
2 7 (35.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (30.00%) Electronics
3 6 (30.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Desktop Support
2 5 (25.00%) Administrator
3 4 (20.00%) Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) DBA
5 2 (10.00%) Desktop Technician
5 2 (10.00%) SQL DBA
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Business Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Database Architect
6 1 (5.00%) IT Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Platform Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Process Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Procurement Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Supplier Management Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) XML
2 3 (15.00%) HTML
2 3 (15.00%) HTML5
2 3 (15.00%) jQuery
2 3 (15.00%) Node.js
3 2 (10.00%) REST
3 2 (10.00%) SOAP
3 2 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) CMDB
1 6 (30.00%) NHS
2 2 (10.00%) TM Forum
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
1 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
2 5 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Service Management
2 7 (35.00%) Software Asset Management
3 6 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (30.00%) Digital Marketing
3 6 (30.00%) Line Management
3 6 (30.00%) Programme Management
4 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (20.00%) Issue Tracking
5 4 (20.00%) ITIL
5 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (15.00%) ITSM
7 2 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
7 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
7 2 (10.00%) Database Tuning
7 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
8 1 (5.00%) Kanban
8 1 (5.00%) Performance Management
8 1 (5.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) Java
2 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) MCDST
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (15.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (10.00%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) SAP
2 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (25.00%) ServiceNow
4 2 (10.00%) Remedy
5 1 (5.00%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (5.00%) Casewise
5 1 (5.00%) IBM