The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 23 May 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
UK
3 months to
23 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 140 184 164
Rank change year-on-year +44 -20  
Contract jobs citing Asset Management 806 730 796
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.80% 1.37% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.13% 1.64% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 546 500 447
Median daily rate £525 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £276 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 21 30
Median hourly rate £17.64 £18.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.94% +25.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.85 £22.50 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.63 £16.75 £14.93
% change year-on-year +5.26% +12.22%  

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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 37828 44522 44343
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 84.39% 83.27% 80.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 24651 29475 27890
Median daily rate £450 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.12% +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 995 1061 1303
Median hourly rate £33.00 £28.25 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.81% -2.58%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.73 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.55 £47.50 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year +6.06% +8.19%  

Asset Management
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Asset Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Asset Management in the UK

Asset Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Asset Management in the UK

Asset Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Asset Management over the 3 months to 23 May 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Asset Management in the UK

Asset Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Asset Management in the UK

Asset Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Asset Management over the 3 months to 23 May 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Asset Management in the UK

Asset Management
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 23 May 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +42 719 £525 +5.00% 157
London +26 544 £550 +4.76% 112
City of London +14 140 £525 +16.66% 30
South East +1 80 £475 +5.55% 13
Scotland +77 74 £450 -5.26% 8
Edinburgh +48 65 £475 -5.00% 5
Surrey -10 27 £525 +10.52% 2
South West +31 25 £170 -61.36% 7
Berkshire +31 22 £370 -12.88% 2
East of England -3 21 £525 +21.03% 8
Bristol +17 18 £120 -73.77% 6
West Midlands +23 14 £400 +33.33% 3
Yorkshire +24 13 £400 -5.88% 4
Birmingham +18 10 £400 +280.95% 1
North West +16 10 £325 -13.33% 6
Bedfordshire -3 10 £525 +25.74% 1
West Sussex +25 9 £425 -
Hampshire +9 9 £419 +11.66% 2
West Yorkshire +26 8 £310 +3.33% 3
Wales +8 8 £413 +17.85%
North East +39 7 £400 +140.96% 1
Bromley - 7 £575 -
West End of London +8 6 £435 - 1
Milton Keynes -2 6 £420 -0.88% 1
Hertfordshire -6 6 £400 -15.78% 4
East Midlands -11 6 £400 -11.11% 3
Buckinghamshire -14 6 £420 +2.43% 1
Reading +21 5 £494 -1.25%
South Wales +9 5 £400 +14.28%
Glasgow +2 5 - - 1

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 with a requirement for Asset Management.

1 467 (31.88%) Finance
2 262 (17.88%) Investment Management
3 228 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
4 204 (13.92%) SQL
5 184 (12.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 175 (11.95%) Microsoft
7 173 (11.81%) Front Office
8 168 (11.47%) Banking
9 158 (10.78%) Project Management
10 144 (9.83%) Windows
11 142 (9.69%) SQL Server
12 135 (9.22%) ITIL
13 125 (8.53%) C#
14 118 (8.05%) MiFID
15 117 (7.99%) Business Analysis
16 108 (7.37%) Analytical Skills
17 100 (6.83%) Java
18 95 (6.48%) .NET
19 94 (6.42%) JavaScript
20 91 (6.21%) Active Directory
21 89 (6.08%) HTML
22 86 (5.87%) Oracle
22 86 (5.87%) Change Management
23 78 (5.32%) Microsoft Excel
24 77 (5.26%) Fixed Income
24 77 (5.26%) Investment Banking
25 76 (5.19%) Scrum
26 75 (5.12%) Migration
27 72 (4.91%) Charles River
28 71 (4.85%) Degree

Asset Management
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 31 (2.12%) MS Exchange
2 30 (2.05%) CMS
3 21 (1.43%) SharePoint
4 12 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (0.75%) IIS
6 10 (0.68%) Smallworld
7 9 (0.61%) Skype for Business
8 8 (0.55%) Apache Spark
8 8 (0.55%) Confluence
9 6 (0.41%) Drupal
9 6 (0.41%) EPiServer
9 6 (0.41%) SAS
10 5 (0.34%) Apache
11 4 (0.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 4 (0.27%) Documentum
11 4 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (0.27%) IBM Notes
11 4 (0.27%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.20%) Apache Pig
12 3 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 78 (5.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 59 (4.03%) Microsoft Office
3 27 (1.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 26 (1.77%) Spreadsheet
5 21 (1.43%) Microsoft Project
6 14 (0.96%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.20%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.14%) S-PLUS
9 1 (0.068%) InVision
9 1 (0.068%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 53 (3.62%) Maximo
2 44 (3.00%) thinkFolio
3 41 (2.80%) Markit EDM
4 16 (1.09%) Bloomberg AIM
5 12 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 10 (0.68%) SAP Hybris
6 10 (0.68%) Sonata
7 9 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
7 9 (0.61%) Eagle PACE
7 9 (0.61%) LatentZero
8 8 (0.55%) Sentinel
9 7 (0.48%) SimCorp Dimension
10 6 (0.41%) Global One
10 6 (0.41%) Unica
11 5 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
12 4 (0.27%) FINCAD Analytics
12 4 (0.27%) Oracle Utilities
12 4 (0.27%) SAP CO
12 4 (0.27%) SAP FI
12 4 (0.27%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 43 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (2.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (1.16%) Office 365
4 13 (0.89%) SaaS
5 11 (0.75%) IaaS
6 8 (0.55%) Google Analytics
7 6 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (0.41%) Silverpop
8 4 (0.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 4 (0.27%) AWS Lambda
8 4 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.27%) PaaS
8 4 (0.27%) Route 53
9 3 (0.20%) AdWords
9 3 (0.20%) Slack
10 2 (0.14%) Adobe Analytics
10 2 (0.14%) GitHub
11 1 (0.068%) Basecamp
11 1 (0.068%) G Suite
11 1 (0.068%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 47 (3.21%) Firewall
2 40 (2.73%) VPN
3 39 (2.66%) WAN
4 37 (2.53%) LAN
5 19 (1.30%) Internet
5 19 (1.30%) SAN
6 17 (1.16%) Wireless
7 16 (1.09%) DNS
8 14 (0.96%) Network Security
8 14 (0.96%) TCP/IP
9 13 (0.89%) DHCP
9 13 (0.89%) OSPF
10 12 (0.82%) IPsec
11 10 (0.68%) DMZ
11 10 (0.68%) NAS
12 9 (0.61%) VoIP
13 8 (0.55%) HSRP
13 8 (0.55%) NetScaler
13 8 (0.55%) Unified Communications
13 8 (0.55%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (9.69%) SQL Server
2 45 (3.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 35 (2.39%) Data Warehouse
3 35 (2.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 31 (2.12%) Relational Database
5 21 (1.43%) Big Data
6 20 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
7 18 (1.23%) GIS
8 17 (1.16%) NoSQL
8 17 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
9 16 (1.09%) Oracle Database
10 15 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 11 (0.75%) Hadoop
11 11 (0.75%) RDBMS
12 10 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (0.48%) Data Lake
13 7 (0.48%) DBAmp
13 7 (0.48%) MongoDB
14 6 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
14 6 (0.41%) Redis
Development Applications
1 15 (1.02%) Git (software)
1 15 (1.02%) JIRA
2 14 (0.96%) Selenium
2 14 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (0.82%) SpecFlow
3 12 (0.82%) TeamCity
4 11 (0.75%) Visual Studio
5 10 (0.68%) NUnit
6 9 (0.61%) Subversion
7 8 (0.55%) Jenkins
8 7 (0.48%) Grunt
9 6 (0.41%) Cucumber
10 4 (0.27%) FitNesse
10 4 (0.27%) HP UFT
10 4 (0.27%) Jasmine
10 4 (0.27%) Microsoft Blend
10 4 (0.27%) Mocha
10 4 (0.27%) Moq
10 4 (0.27%) MSTest
11 3 (0.20%) ReSharper
General
1 467 (31.88%) Finance
2 173 (11.81%) Front Office
3 168 (11.47%) Banking
4 77 (5.26%) Investment Banking
5 67 (4.57%) Retail
6 51 (3.48%) Legal
7 48 (3.28%) Marketing
8 33 (2.25%) Telecoms
9 30 (2.05%) Back Office
10 24 (1.64%) Private Banking
11 19 (1.30%) Manufacturing
12 16 (1.09%) Financial Institution
13 11 (0.75%) Advertising
13 11 (0.75%) Electronics
14 7 (0.48%) Law
14 7 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
14 7 (0.48%) Retail Banking
15 6 (0.41%) Billing
15 6 (0.41%) General Ledger
16 5 (0.34%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 462 (31.54%) Analyst
2 277 (18.91%) Business Analyst
3 243 (16.59%) Developer
4 173 (11.81%) Project Manager
5 103 (7.03%) Asset Management Analyst
6 82 (5.60%) Architect
7 79 (5.39%) Consultant
8 70 (4.78%) Asset Management Business Analyst
9 66 (4.51%) C# Developer
10 56 (3.82%) MiFID Business Analyst
11 49 (3.34%) Asset Management Project Manager
11 49 (3.34%) Data Analyst
12 45 (3.07%) SQL Developer
13 41 (2.80%) Solutions Architect
14 40 (2.73%) .NET Developer
15 39 (2.66%) Administrator
16 37 (2.53%) Support Analyst
17 36 (2.46%) Programme Manager
17 36 (2.46%) Senior Analyst
17 36 (2.46%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (6.48%) .NET
2 89 (6.08%) HTML
3 61 (4.16%) CSS
4 48 (3.28%) Web Services
5 39 (2.66%) AngularJS
6 35 (2.39%) HTML5
7 33 (2.25%) jQuery
8 32 (2.18%) ASP.NET
8 32 (2.18%) REST
8 32 (2.18%) XML
9 25 (1.71%) WPF
10 23 (1.57%) Middleware
11 21 (1.43%) CSS3
12 18 (1.23%) Spring
13 16 (1.09%) .NET Framework
13 16 (1.09%) ASP.NET MVC
13 16 (1.09%) SOAP
13 16 (1.09%) WCF
14 15 (1.02%) Ajax
15 14 (0.96%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 108 (7.37%) Analytical Skills
2 77 (5.26%) Fixed Income
3 69 (4.71%) Management Information System
4 60 (4.10%) Derivative
5 56 (3.82%) CMDB
6 55 (3.75%) Hedge funds
7 51 (3.48%) Equities
8 36 (2.46%) Data Centre
9 32 (2.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 29 (1.98%) Greenfield Project
11 27 (1.84%) User Experience
12 26 (1.77%) Fintech
13 21 (1.43%) Client/Server
14 20 (1.37%) Computer Science
15 19 (1.30%) iPad
16 17 (1.16%) Virtual Team
17 16 (1.09%) OTC Derivatives
18 14 (0.96%) Data Structures
19 13 (0.89%) Linux Command Line
20 12 (0.82%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 144 (9.83%) Windows
2 54 (3.69%) Windows 7
3 41 (2.80%) Linux
4 33 (2.25%) Unix
5 28 (1.91%) Windows Server
6 26 (1.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (1.02%) Android
9 13 (0.89%) Windows 8
10 12 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (0.82%) Windows 10
11 9 (0.61%) Solaris
12 8 (0.55%) AIX
12 8 (0.55%) Apple iOS
13 7 (0.48%) HPUX
14 5 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
14 5 (0.34%) Windows XP
15 4 (0.27%) Windows 2000
16 3 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
17 2 (0.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 262 (17.88%) Investment Management
2 228 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
3 184 (12.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 158 (10.78%) Project Management
5 135 (9.22%) ITIL
6 117 (7.99%) Business Analysis
7 86 (5.87%) Change Management
8 76 (5.19%) Scrum
9 75 (5.12%) Migration
10 71 (4.85%) Software Asset Management
11 68 (4.64%) Data Management
12 65 (4.44%) Service Management
13 62 (4.23%) Fund Management
14 61 (4.16%) Wealth Management
15 60 (4.10%) Data Analysis
16 58 (3.96%) IT Asset Management
17 55 (3.75%) Analytics
18 49 (3.34%) ITSM
18 49 (3.34%) SDLC
19 45 (3.07%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 204 (13.92%) SQL
2 125 (8.53%) C#
3 100 (6.83%) Java
4 94 (6.42%) JavaScript
5 45 (3.07%) PowerShell
6 31 (2.12%) VBA
7 29 (1.98%) Python
7 29 (1.98%) T-SQL
8 27 (1.84%) PL/SQL
9 19 (1.30%) C
9 19 (1.30%) Perl
10 15 (1.02%) Bash Shell
11 13 (0.89%) VB
12 12 (0.82%) Ruby
13 9 (0.61%) R
13 9 (0.61%) Shell Script
14 8 (0.55%) Apex Code
15 7 (0.48%) C++
15 7 (0.48%) TypeScript
16 6 (0.41%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 71 (4.85%) Degree
2 53 (3.62%) Security Cleared
3 39 (2.66%) SC Cleared
4 24 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
6 14 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 12 (0.82%) ISEB
7 12 (0.82%) MCSE
8 11 (0.75%) CISSP
9 10 (0.68%) CCNA
9 10 (0.68%) DV Cleared
9 10 (0.68%) PMI Certification
10 9 (0.61%) PMP
11 7 (0.48%) CBAP
11 7 (0.48%) CCSA
11 7 (0.48%) CFA
11 7 (0.48%) CISM
11 7 (0.48%) IIBA
12 5 (0.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 118 (8.05%) MiFID
2 43 (2.94%) SLA
3 38 (2.59%) PMO
4 36 (2.46%) QA
5 24 (1.64%) EMIR
6 15 (1.02%) Data Quality
7 11 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 10 (0.68%) PCI DSS
9 9 (0.61%) GDPR
9 9 (0.61%) Solvency II
10 6 (0.41%) Dodd-Frank
10 6 (0.41%) FATCA
11 5 (0.34%) ISO 9001
11 5 (0.34%) NEBOSH
12 4 (0.27%) COBIT
12 4 (0.27%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 4 (0.27%) RMADS
12 4 (0.27%) UCITS
13 3 (0.20%) Disclosure Scotland
13 3 (0.20%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 91 (6.21%) Active Directory
2 32 (2.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (1.23%) Hyper-V
4 11 (0.75%) Virtual Desktop
5 10 (0.68%) XenApp
6 6 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (0.41%) vSphere
6 6 (0.41%) XenDesktop
7 4 (0.27%) Docker
8 3 (0.20%) Apache Flume
8 3 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.20%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (0.20%) VMware Server
9 2 (0.14%) BitLocker
9 2 (0.14%) DFS Replication
9 2 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.068%) Firmware
10 1 (0.068%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.068%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 45 (3.07%) SCCM
2 21 (1.43%) SCOM
3 11 (0.75%) Backup Exec
3 11 (0.75%) Norton AntiVirus
4 10 (0.68%) AirWatch
5 8 (0.55%) NetBackup
5 8 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (0.48%) IBM BigFix
6 7 (0.48%) Nagios
6 7 (0.48%) Netcool
6 7 (0.48%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 5 (0.34%) Control-M
7 5 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (0.27%) EMC Navisphere
8 4 (0.27%) Tivoli
8 4 (0.27%) vCenter Server
8 4 (0.27%) WMI
9 3 (0.20%) Aspera SmartTrack
9 3 (0.20%) Cacti
9 3 (0.20%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 175 (11.95%) Microsoft
2 86 (5.87%) Oracle
3 72 (4.91%) Charles River
4 65 (4.44%) ServiceNow
5 57 (3.89%) SAP
6 49 (3.34%) IBM
7 43 (2.94%) VMware
8 41 (2.80%) Cisco
9 38 (2.59%) Bloomberg
10 28 (1.91%) Citrix
10 28 (1.91%) HP
11 24 (1.64%) Symantec
12 23 (1.57%) Google
13 20 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
14 18 (1.23%) CheckPoint
14 18 (1.23%) Sybase
15 16 (1.09%) SimCorp
16 14 (0.96%) Snow
17 13 (0.89%) Adobe
17 13 (0.89%) Apple
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