Period
to 17 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 January 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
England > South East
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 225 240 221
Rank change year-on-year +15 -19 -10
Contract jobs citing Asset Management 155 138 137
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.97% 0.83% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 0.99% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 88 72
South East median daily rate £450 £370 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.62% -7.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £140 £215 £216
90th Percentile £638 £575 £584
England median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 8
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £23.14 £14.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.89% +63.82% -14.39%
10th Percentile £12.10 £15.19 £11.14
90th Percentile £25.40 £39.50 £15.63
England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +42.86% -26.32%

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 South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 13,893 13,979 12,992
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 86.83% 84.46% 83.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,309 8,437 7,756
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £250
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 463 423 539
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £24.02 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.41% +6.76% -21.05%
10th Percentile £11.85 £11.25 £11.06
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.25 £49.50
England median hourly rate £23.50 £23.38 £23.72
% change year-on-year +0.53% -1.43% +5.40%

Asset Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Asset Management in the South East

Asset Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Asset Management in the South East

Asset Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Asset Management in the South East over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Asset Management in the South East

Asset Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Asset Management in the South East

Asset Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Asset Management in the South East over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Asset Management in the South East

Asset Management
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 17 January 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
Surrey +15 58 £550 +22.22% 11
Thames Valley +28 56 £399 +28.63% 14
Berkshire +9 30 £350 +7.69% 9
Hampshire -13 30 £450 +28.57% 9
Buckinghamshire +31 19 £413 +37.50% 5
Oxfordshire +27 7 £260 -37.72%
East Sussex -8 4 £300 -47.83% 2
Kent +3 3 £275 -27.87% 5
West Sussex -45 3 £550 +61.76% 4
Asset Management
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 South East region with a requirement for Asset Management.

1 60 (38.71%) Finance
2 43 (27.74%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (19.35%) Investment Management
4 28 (18.06%) Microsoft
5 27 (17.42%) Service Management
5 27 (17.42%) Banking
6 25 (16.13%) ITIL
6 25 (16.13%) Windows
7 24 (15.48%) Marketing
8 21 (13.55%) SQL
8 21 (13.55%) Software Asset Management
9 18 (11.61%) Security Cleared
9 18 (11.61%) Microsoft Office
10 17 (10.97%) Project Management
10 17 (10.97%) Business Analysis
10 17 (10.97%) User Experience
11 16 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
12 15 (9.68%) Oracle
13 14 (9.03%) SC Cleared
14 13 (8.39%) Windows 7
14 13 (8.39%) Problem Management
14 13 (8.39%) Collaborative Working
14 13 (8.39%) Scrum
15 12 (7.74%) Remedy
15 12 (7.74%) Business Intelligence
15 12 (7.74%) SharePoint
15 12 (7.74%) Wireframes
15 12 (7.74%) InVision
15 12 (7.74%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
15 12 (7.74%) Design Thinking

Asset Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 12 (7.74%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.23%) Confluence
2 5 (3.23%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.94%) CMS
4 2 (1.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (1.29%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (1.29%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.65%) Appian
5 1 (0.65%) Smallworld
5 1 (0.65%) WordPress
Applications
1 18 (11.61%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (7.74%) InVision
3 7 (4.52%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (2.58%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (2.58%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.58%) Eloqua
2 3 (1.94%) Maximo
2 3 (1.94%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (1.29%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.65%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.65%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.58%) BlueKai
2 4 (2.58%) Office 365
3 3 (1.94%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.65%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.65%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.94%) LAN
1 3 (1.94%) VoIP
1 3 (1.94%) VPN
1 3 (1.94%) WAN
2 2 (1.29%) Firewall
2 2 (1.29%) SMS
3 1 (0.65%) DHCP
3 1 (0.65%) ICMP
3 1 (0.65%) Internet
3 1 (0.65%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (0.65%) SNMP
3 1 (0.65%) SSL
3 1 (0.65%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (3.23%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.58%) GIS
4 3 (1.94%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (1.29%) Geospatial Data
5 2 (1.29%) OLTP
5 2 (1.29%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.29%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.65%) Big Data
6 1 (0.65%) MS Access
6 1 (0.65%) OLAP
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.65%) Power BI
6 1 (0.65%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (7.74%) Axure RP
2 7 (4.52%) JIRA
3 1 (0.65%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.65%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.65%) JUnit
3 1 (0.65%) MSI
3 1 (0.65%) Subversion
General
1 60 (38.71%) Finance
2 27 (17.42%) Banking
3 24 (15.48%) Marketing
4 6 (3.87%) Electronics
5 5 (3.23%) Investment Banking
5 5 (3.23%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.23%) Retail
5 5 (3.23%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.94%) Local Government
7 2 (1.29%) Automotive
7 2 (1.29%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.65%) Advertising
8 1 (0.65%) Back Office
8 1 (0.65%) Billing
8 1 (0.65%) Legal
8 1 (0.65%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 47 (30.32%) Analyst
2 22 (14.19%) Business Analyst
3 13 (8.39%) Project Manager
4 12 (7.74%) Designer
4 12 (7.74%) Desktop Support
4 12 (7.74%) Developer
4 12 (7.74%) UX Designer
5 11 (7.10%) Consultant
6 10 (6.45%) Support Engineer
7 9 (5.81%) Asset Management Analyst
7 9 (5.81%) Support Analyst
8 8 (5.16%) Data Business Analyst
8 8 (5.16%) Desktop Engineer
8 8 (5.16%) Service Analyst
9 7 (4.52%) Architect
9 7 (4.52%) Asset Management Business Analyst
9 7 (4.52%) Investment Management Business Analyst
9 7 (4.52%) IT Analyst
10 6 (3.87%) IT Support
10 6 (3.87%) Mobile UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.58%) .NET
1 4 (2.58%) ASP.NET
1 4 (2.58%) HTML
2 3 (1.94%) CSS
2 3 (1.94%) HTML5
2 3 (1.94%) Web Services
2 3 (1.94%) XML
3 2 (1.29%) .NET Core
3 2 (1.29%) AngularJS
3 2 (1.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (1.29%) CSS3
3 2 (1.29%) jQuery
3 2 (1.29%) JSON
3 2 (1.29%) REST
3 2 (1.29%) RESTful
3 2 (1.29%) SAP Fiori
3 2 (1.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.65%) SOAP
4 1 (0.65%) Vert.x
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.97%) User Experience
2 16 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.45%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.23%) NHS
5 4 (2.58%) CMDB
5 4 (2.58%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.58%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (1.94%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.29%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.29%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.29%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.65%) BYOD
8 1 (0.65%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.65%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.65%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.65%) Social Media
8 1 (0.65%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 25 (16.13%) Windows
2 13 (8.39%) Windows 7
3 10 (6.45%) Windows 10
4 9 (5.81%) Linux
5 6 (3.87%) Unix
6 4 (2.58%) Windows Server
7 3 (1.94%) AIX
7 3 (1.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (27.74%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (19.35%) Investment Management
3 27 (17.42%) Service Management
4 25 (16.13%) ITIL
5 21 (13.55%) Software Asset Management
6 17 (10.97%) Business Analysis
6 17 (10.97%) Project Management
7 13 (8.39%) Collaborative Working
7 13 (8.39%) Problem Management
7 13 (8.39%) Scrum
8 12 (7.74%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (7.74%) Design Thinking
8 12 (7.74%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
8 12 (7.74%) Wireframes
9 11 (7.10%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
10 10 (6.45%) Digital Marketing
10 10 (6.45%) IT Asset Management
10 10 (6.45%) Workshop Facilitation
11 9 (5.81%) Data Analysis
11 9 (5.81%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (13.55%) SQL
2 7 (4.52%) Java
2 7 (4.52%) JavaScript
3 6 (3.87%) Shell Script
4 4 (2.58%) C#
4 4 (2.58%) T-SQL
5 3 (1.94%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.29%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.29%) VB
6 2 (1.29%) VBA
7 1 (0.65%) Groovy
7 1 (0.65%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (11.61%) Security Cleared
2 14 (9.03%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (3.23%) MCDST
4 5 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (2.58%) Degree
5 4 (2.58%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.65%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.65%) CISM
7 1 (0.65%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.65%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.65%) HND
7 1 (0.65%) ISEB
7 1 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.65%) MCSA
7 1 (0.65%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.65%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.81%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.58%) QA
3 3 (1.94%) ISO 9000
4 2 (1.29%) GDPR
4 2 (1.29%) MiFID
4 2 (1.29%) PMO
5 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.65%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (5.81%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.58%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.65%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (7.74%) SCCM
2 4 (2.58%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.29%) SCOM
3 2 (1.29%) SCOrch
3 2 (1.29%) SCSM
3 2 (1.29%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.65%) FlexNet
4 1 (0.65%) Netcool
4 1 (0.65%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.65%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (18.06%) Microsoft
2 15 (9.68%) Oracle
3 12 (7.74%) Remedy
4 10 (6.45%) ServiceNow
5 9 (5.81%) SAP
6 7 (4.52%) Citrix
7 4 (2.58%) ArcSight
7 4 (2.58%) Sybase
7 4 (2.58%) Tableau
8 3 (1.94%) Adobe
8 3 (1.94%) Ariba
8 3 (1.94%) Sophos
8 3 (1.94%) Trillium
8 3 (1.94%) Xerox
9 2 (1.29%) Concur
9 2 (1.29%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.29%) Thunderhead
10 1 (0.65%) Google
10 1 (0.65%) OpenText
10 1 (0.65%) Virgin Media