Period
to 15 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 15 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
England > South West
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 193 144 157
Rank change year-on-year -49 +13 +4
Contract jobs citing Asset Management 37 56 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.58% 1.08% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 1.31% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 33 27
South West median daily rate £450 £420 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +20.00% -6.67%
10th Percentile £200 £228 £156
90th Percentile £541 £575 £519
England median daily rate £500 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 10
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £23.00 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.17% +69.09% -22.25%
England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year -12.50% +40.35% -25.00%

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 West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,476 4,281 4,554
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 85.59% 82.20% 83.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,496 2,665 3,030
South West median daily rate £434 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.44% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £288 £256 £234
90th Percentile £600 £575 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £435
% change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% +2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 240 175 285
South West median hourly rate £40.25 £30.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.97% -18.67% -3.85%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.77 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £47.50
England median hourly rate £24.08 £24.09 £24.44
% change year-on-year -0.04% -1.43% +6.26%

Asset Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Asset Management in the South West

Asset Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Asset Management in the South West

Asset Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Asset Management in the South West over the 6 months to 15 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Asset Management in the South West

Asset Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Asset Management in the South West

Asset Management
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 15 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
Bristol -26 22 £450 -1.37% 4
Wiltshire -46 7 £500 -9.09% 3
Dorset +11 3 £450 - 2
Gloucestershire -14 3 £200 -52.38%
Somerset -7 1 - - 1
Devon - 1 £245 -
Asset Management
England

For the 6 months to 15 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 South West region with a requirement for Asset Management.

1 17 (45.95%) Finance
2 13 (35.14%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
3 12 (32.43%) VMware
4 10 (27.03%) Security Cleared
4 10 (27.03%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (24.32%) Electronics
6 8 (21.62%) SAP
6 8 (21.62%) Windows
6 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Excel
6 8 (21.62%) CRM
6 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (21.62%) Software Asset Management
6 8 (21.62%) Software Licensing
6 8 (21.62%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (18.92%) Snow
7 7 (18.92%) Marketing
7 7 (18.92%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (18.92%) IBM
7 7 (18.92%) Telecoms
7 7 (18.92%) Manufacturing
7 7 (18.92%) Programme Management
8 6 (16.22%) Veritas
8 6 (16.22%) ERP
8 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
8 6 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (16.22%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (16.22%) Data Analysis
8 6 (16.22%) TOGAF
8 6 (16.22%) Software Optimisation

Asset Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (5.41%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.41%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.41%) InVision
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (5.41%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.41%) Pixate
3 1 (2.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Remedy AR System
1 2 (5.41%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.70%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Office 365
2 2 (5.41%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (2.70%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) DHCP
1 2 (5.41%) DNS
1 2 (5.41%) Skype
1 2 (5.41%) SSL
1 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
1 2 (5.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.70%) JMeter
2 1 (2.70%) JUnit
2 1 (2.70%) NUnit
2 1 (2.70%) Selenium
2 1 (2.70%) SpecFlow
2 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio Coded UI
2 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 17 (45.95%) Finance
2 9 (24.32%) Electronics
3 7 (18.92%) Manufacturing
3 7 (18.92%) Marketing
3 7 (18.92%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.41%) Banking
4 2 (5.41%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.70%) Advertising
5 1 (2.70%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) Software Asset Manager
2 7 (18.92%) Software Manager
3 6 (16.22%) Applications Architect
3 6 (16.22%) Architect
4 4 (10.81%) Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Build Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Business IT Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Business Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Business Project Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Data Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Designer
6 2 (5.41%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Technician
6 2 (5.41%) IT Business Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Remedy Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Remedy Developer
6 2 (5.41%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) CSS
1 2 (5.41%) Framer.js
1 2 (5.41%) HTML
2 1 (2.70%) .NET
2 1 (2.70%) .NET Core
2 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (2.70%) Entity Framework
2 1 (2.70%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.51%) PKI
3 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.41%) CMDB
4 2 (5.41%) User Experience
5 1 (2.70%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) Windows
2 5 (13.51%) Windows Server
2 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.41%) Android
3 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.41%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (21.62%) CRM
2 8 (21.62%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (21.62%) Software Asset Management
2 8 (21.62%) Software Licensing
3 7 (18.92%) Digital Marketing
3 7 (18.92%) Programme Management
4 6 (16.22%) Data Analysis
4 6 (16.22%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (16.22%) ERP
4 6 (16.22%) Software Optimisation
4 6 (16.22%) TOGAF
5 5 (13.51%) Configuration Management
5 5 (13.51%) Software Architecture
6 4 (10.81%) Critical Thinking
6 4 (10.81%) Workflow
7 3 (8.11%) Mentoring
7 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
8 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.41%) C#
1 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
1 2 (5.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) Security Cleared
2 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
3 5 (13.51%) Degree
4 4 (10.81%) DV Cleared
4 4 (10.81%) MBA
5 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (5.41%) PMP
6 1 (2.70%) ISEB
6 1 (2.70%) ISTQB
6 1 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) PMO
1 2 (5.41%) QA
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (13.51%) Firmware
2 5 (13.51%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (13.51%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
2 12 (32.43%) VMware
3 8 (21.62%) SAP
4 7 (18.92%) IBM
4 7 (18.92%) Snow
5 6 (16.22%) Veritas
6 5 (13.51%) CA
6 5 (13.51%) SolarWinds
7 2 (5.41%) BMC
7 2 (5.41%) Citrix
7 2 (5.41%) Remedy
8 1 (2.70%) Adobe
8 1 (2.70%) HP
8 1 (2.70%) Oracle
8 1 (2.70%) Symantec