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 28 March 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
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 166 163 169
Rank change year-on-year -3 +6  
Contract jobs citing Asset Management 702 807 768
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.56% 1.51% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.87% 1.82% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 463 558 463
Median daily rate £525 £475 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.52% -2.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £438 £450
% change year-on-year -2.85% -2.77%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 27 20
Median hourly rate £17.77 £18.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.22% +25.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.98 £13.10 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £32.40 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

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 37483 44400 43069
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 83.14% 82.87% 79.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 24787 29149 26680
Median daily rate £450 £425 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 946 1114 1248
Median hourly rate £35.75 £37.50 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.66% +30.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

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 28 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 28 March 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 28 March 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 -17 623 £550 +15.78% 175
London -3 438 £550 +10.00% 124
City of London -14 90 £575 +21.05% 36
South East -11 79 £500 +11.11% 16
Scotland +26 60 £450 -7.92% 8
Edinburgh +29 44 £450 -14.28% 6
Surrey +5 24 £525 +0.96% 3
North West +30 23 £325 -18.75% 4
Yorkshire +14 21 £350 - 4
West Midlands +13 19 £413 +5.76% 3
South West -3 18 £228 -39.27% 5
West Yorkshire +11 13 £215 -21.81% 3
Hampshire -5 13 £467 +16.75%
Berkshire +34 12 £450 - 7
East of England -12 12 £525 +16.66% 15
Wales +18 10 £400 +18.51%
West Sussex +14 8 £400 -
Kent +11 8 £513 -8.88% 3
Glasgow +8 8 £550 +41.93% 1
Warwickshire +2 8 £363 -12.12%
Bristol 0 8 £228 -39.27% 4
North East -9 8 £373 +124.39% 2
South Wales +19 7 £394 +16.66%
Leeds +16 7 £215 -49.41% 2
Birmingham +1 7 £413 +175.00% 1
Lancashire +27 6 - -
Cheshire +25 6 £348 +15.83% 1
Merseyside +7 6 £550 +74.60%
Gloucestershire +6 5 £400 +4.91%
Canary Wharf 0 5 £550 +15.78%

Asset Management
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 March 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.

1 485 (34.74%) Finance
2 241 (17.26%) Investment Management
3 219 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
4 203 (14.54%) SQL
5 170 (12.18%) Front Office
6 169 (12.11%) Microsoft
7 154 (11.03%) Stakeholder Management
8 145 (10.39%) Windows
9 143 (10.24%) ITIL
9 143 (10.24%) Banking
10 142 (10.17%) Project Management
11 128 (9.17%) SQL Server
12 126 (9.03%) Business Analysis
13 113 (8.09%) Fixed Income
14 111 (7.95%) C#
15 99 (7.09%) Active Directory
16 91 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
17 90 (6.45%) MS Excel
18 89 (6.38%) Service Management
19 88 (6.30%) .NET
19 88 (6.30%) MiFID
20 86 (6.16%) Equities
21 84 (6.02%) HTML
21 84 (6.02%) Java
21 84 (6.02%) JavaScript
22 81 (5.80%) Scrum
23 79 (5.66%) Oracle
24 78 (5.59%) Software Asset Management
25 76 (5.44%) Charles River
26 74 (5.30%) Change Management

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 33 (2.36%) CMS
2 24 (1.72%) SharePoint
3 22 (1.58%) MS Exchange
4 13 (0.93%) Skype for Business
5 11 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (0.57%) Confluence
6 8 (0.57%) EPiServer
6 8 (0.57%) IIS
7 7 (0.50%) Apache Spark
7 7 (0.50%) Smallworld
7 7 (0.50%) WebSphere
8 5 (0.36%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 4 (0.29%) Apache
9 4 (0.29%) Documentum
10 3 (0.21%) Apache Pig
10 3 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.21%) JBoss
10 3 (0.21%) SAS
11 2 (0.14%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 90 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 58 (4.15%) MS Office
3 24 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
4 22 (1.58%) MS PowerPoint
5 20 (1.43%) MS Project
6 14 (1.00%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.14%) LaTeX
8 1 (0.072%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.072%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.072%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 58 (4.15%) Maximo
2 40 (2.87%) thinkFolio
3 27 (1.93%) Markit EDM
4 11 (0.79%) Sentinel
4 11 (0.79%) SimCorp Dimension
4 11 (0.79%) Sonata
5 9 (0.64%) LatentZero
5 9 (0.64%) Minerva
6 7 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
6 7 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 6 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
7 6 (0.43%) Eagle PACE
8 5 (0.36%) SAP Hybris
9 4 (0.29%) FINCAD Analytics
9 4 (0.29%) Global One
9 4 (0.29%) Oracle Utilities
9 4 (0.29%) SystmOne
10 3 (0.21%) SAP CO
10 3 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
10 3 (0.21%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 32 (2.29%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (0.72%) Office 365
4 9 (0.64%) IaaS
4 9 (0.64%) SaaS
5 5 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.29%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 4 (0.29%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (0.29%) IBM Blueworks
6 4 (0.29%) Route 53
7 3 (0.21%) Silverpop
7 3 (0.21%) Slack
7 3 (0.21%) Yammer
8 2 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.14%) Force.com
8 2 (0.14%) GitHub
9 1 (0.072%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.072%) G Suite
9 1 (0.072%) iPaaS
9 1 (0.072%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (4.23%) Firewall
2 47 (3.37%) WAN
3 43 (3.08%) LAN
4 33 (2.36%) VPN
5 19 (1.36%) SAN
6 18 (1.29%) Internet
6 18 (1.29%) TCP/IP
7 16 (1.15%) Network Security
8 15 (1.07%) DNS
9 14 (1.00%) OSPF
9 14 (1.00%) Wireless
10 12 (0.86%) DHCP
10 12 (0.86%) VRRP
11 11 (0.79%) Intrusion Detection
11 11 (0.79%) IPsec
12 10 (0.72%) VoIP
13 9 (0.64%) DMZ
13 9 (0.64%) HSRP
13 9 (0.64%) HTTP
13 9 (0.64%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (9.17%) SQL Server
2 44 (3.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 36 (2.58%) Data Warehouse
4 33 (2.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 30 (2.15%) Relational Database
6 20 (1.43%) NoSQL
7 16 (1.15%) Big Data
7 16 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
8 15 (1.07%) GIS
8 15 (1.07%) Oracle Database
9 12 (0.86%) MongoDB
10 11 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
10 11 (0.79%) RDBMS
11 10 (0.72%) Hadoop
11 10 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 8 (0.57%) Redis
13 7 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
13 7 (0.50%) Crystal Reports
14 5 (0.36%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (1.15%) JIRA
2 15 (1.07%) Git (software)
3 13 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (0.79%) NUnit
4 11 (0.79%) Selenium
5 9 (0.64%) Mocha
6 8 (0.57%) Jasmine
6 8 (0.57%) Moq
6 8 (0.57%) Visual Studio
7 7 (0.50%) gulp
7 7 (0.50%) Microsoft Blend
8 6 (0.43%) MSTest
8 6 (0.43%) Subversion
9 5 (0.36%) Grunt
9 5 (0.36%) TeamCity
9 5 (0.36%) webpack
10 4 (0.29%) NCrunch
10 4 (0.29%) ReSharper
10 4 (0.29%) SpecFlow
10 4 (0.29%) StyleCop
General
1 485 (34.74%) Finance
2 170 (12.18%) Front Office
3 143 (10.24%) Banking
4 74 (5.30%) Retail
5 70 (5.01%) Investment Banking
6 54 (3.87%) Legal
7 47 (3.37%) Back Office
8 34 (2.44%) Financial Institution
8 34 (2.44%) Marketing
9 24 (1.72%) Telecoms
10 16 (1.15%) Advertising
11 15 (1.07%) Private Banking
12 11 (0.79%) Manufacturing
13 10 (0.72%) Retail Banking
14 8 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
15 7 (0.50%) Law
16 6 (0.43%) Local Government
17 4 (0.29%) Billing
17 4 (0.29%) General Ledger
18 3 (0.21%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 451 (32.31%) Analyst
2 261 (18.70%) Business Analyst
3 223 (15.97%) Developer
4 159 (11.39%) Project Manager
5 95 (6.81%) Asset Management Analyst
6 78 (5.59%) Architect
7 62 (4.44%) Consultant
8 61 (4.37%) Asset Management Business Analyst
9 54 (3.87%) C# Developer
10 49 (3.51%) MiFID Business Analyst
11 47 (3.37%) Asset Management Project Manager
12 44 (3.15%) SQL Developer
13 40 (2.87%) Administrator
13 40 (2.87%) Support Analyst
14 37 (2.65%) .NET Developer
15 36 (2.58%) Data Analyst
16 35 (2.51%) IT Manager
16 35 (2.51%) Solutions Architect
17 32 (2.29%) Senior Manager
18 31 (2.22%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (6.30%) .NET
2 84 (6.02%) HTML
3 72 (5.16%) CSS
4 43 (3.08%) AngularJS
5 40 (2.87%) XML
6 38 (2.72%) Web Services
7 35 (2.51%) HTML5
8 31 (2.22%) WPF
9 29 (2.08%) jQuery
10 28 (2.01%) REST
11 26 (1.86%) ASP.NET
12 25 (1.79%) CSS3
13 20 (1.43%) Ajax
13 20 (1.43%) Middleware
14 18 (1.29%) Spring
14 18 (1.29%) XHTML
15 16 (1.15%) ASP.NET MVC
16 15 (1.07%) .NET Framework
17 14 (1.00%) Sass
18 13 (0.93%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 113 (8.09%) Fixed Income
2 91 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
3 86 (6.16%) Equities
4 70 (5.01%) Derivative
5 68 (4.87%) Management Information System
6 54 (3.87%) CMDB
7 47 (3.37%) Data Centre
8 46 (3.30%) Hedge funds
9 35 (2.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 31 (2.22%) User Experience
11 25 (1.79%) Fintech
12 19 (1.36%) Client/Server
13 18 (1.29%) Computer Science
14 17 (1.22%) Virtual Team
15 16 (1.15%) Video Conferencing
16 14 (1.00%) Data Structures
17 13 (0.93%) iPad
17 13 (0.93%) OTC Derivatives
18 12 (0.86%) Replication
19 10 (0.72%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 145 (10.39%) Windows
2 63 (4.51%) Windows 7
3 46 (3.30%) Linux
4 32 (2.29%) Unix
5 30 (2.15%) Windows Server
6 26 (1.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (1.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (0.79%) Windows 8
8 10 (0.72%) Android
9 8 (0.57%) AIX
9 8 (0.57%) Solaris
9 8 (0.57%) Windows 10
10 7 (0.50%) HPUX
11 5 (0.36%) Windows XP
12 4 (0.29%) Windows 2000
13 3 (0.21%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.072%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.072%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.072%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (17.26%) Investment Management
2 219 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
3 154 (11.03%) Stakeholder Management
4 143 (10.24%) ITIL
5 142 (10.17%) Project Management
6 126 (9.03%) Business Analysis
7 89 (6.38%) Service Management
8 81 (5.80%) Scrum
9 78 (5.59%) Software Asset Management
10 74 (5.30%) Change Management
11 69 (4.94%) Migration
12 65 (4.66%) Wealth Management
13 60 (4.30%) SDLC
14 58 (4.15%) Fund Management
15 57 (4.08%) Configuration Management
15 57 (4.08%) ITSM
16 55 (3.94%) Data Analysis
17 53 (3.80%) Data Management
18 49 (3.51%) Risk Management
19 48 (3.44%) IT Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 203 (14.54%) SQL
2 111 (7.95%) C#
3 84 (6.02%) Java
3 84 (6.02%) JavaScript
4 35 (2.51%) PowerShell
5 33 (2.36%) T-SQL
6 29 (2.08%) VBA
7 19 (1.36%) C
7 19 (1.36%) Perl
7 19 (1.36%) PL/SQL
8 18 (1.29%) Python
9 15 (1.07%) Bash Shell
10 10 (0.72%) Ruby
10 10 (0.72%) Shell Script
10 10 (0.72%) XAML
11 9 (0.64%) VB
12 7 (0.50%) Apex Code
12 7 (0.50%) MATLAB
12 7 (0.50%) R
13 5 (0.36%) C++
Qualifications
1 70 (5.01%) Security Cleared
2 56 (4.01%) Degree
3 47 (3.37%) SC Cleared
4 17 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
4 17 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (1.00%) CISSP
5 14 (1.00%) DV Cleared
6 12 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (0.79%) CISM
8 10 (0.72%) CCNA
8 10 (0.72%) MCSE
8 10 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 9 (0.64%) CCSA
9 9 (0.64%) ISEB
10 8 (0.57%) CFA
10 8 (0.57%) PMP
11 7 (0.50%) GCIA
11 7 (0.50%) GIAC
11 7 (0.50%) PMI Certification
11 7 (0.50%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (6.30%) MiFID
2 41 (2.94%) SLA
3 32 (2.29%) PMO
3 32 (2.29%) QA
4 13 (0.93%) Data Quality
5 11 (0.79%) EMIR
5 11 (0.79%) PCI DSS
6 10 (0.72%) Solvency II
7 7 (0.50%) GDPR
7 7 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (0.43%) Dodd-Frank
8 6 (0.43%) FATCA
9 5 (0.36%) IFRS
9 5 (0.36%) IFRS 9
10 2 (0.14%) Basel III
10 2 (0.14%) Disclosure Scotland
10 2 (0.14%) ISAE 3402
10 2 (0.14%) ISO 9000
10 2 (0.14%) NEBOSH
10 2 (0.14%) UCITS
System Software
1 99 (7.09%) Active Directory
2 25 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (1.58%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.50%) XenApp
5 6 (0.43%) XenDesktop
6 5 (0.36%) vSphere
7 3 (0.21%) Apache Flume
7 3 (0.21%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (0.21%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.21%) VMware Server
8 2 (0.14%) HDFS
9 1 (0.072%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.072%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.072%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.072%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.072%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.072%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 1 (0.072%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 35 (2.51%) SCCM
2 16 (1.15%) SCOM
3 8 (0.57%) Backup Exec
4 7 (0.50%) IBM BigFix
4 7 (0.50%) Nagios
4 7 (0.50%) Netcool
4 7 (0.50%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (0.43%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 6 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (0.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 5 (0.36%) Microsoft Clustering
6 5 (0.36%) NetBackup
6 5 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.29%) EMC Navisphere
7 4 (0.29%) Tivoli
7 4 (0.29%) WMI
8 3 (0.21%) AirWatch
9 2 (0.14%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Intune
9 2 (0.14%) Oozie
Vendors
1 169 (12.11%) Microsoft
2 79 (5.66%) Oracle
3 76 (5.44%) Charles River
4 55 (3.94%) ServiceNow
5 47 (3.37%) IBM
6 40 (2.87%) SAP
7 39 (2.79%) Bloomberg
7 39 (2.79%) VMware
8 32 (2.29%) Cisco
9 26 (1.86%) HP
10 23 (1.65%) Citrix
11 20 (1.43%) SimCorp
12 19 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
12 19 (1.36%) Symantec
13 15 (1.07%) CheckPoint
13 15 (1.07%) Sybase
14 13 (0.93%) Fidessa
14 13 (0.93%) Snow
15 12 (0.86%) FNZ
15 12 (0.86%) Remedy
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