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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 209 168
Rank change year-on-year +70 -41  
Contract jobs citing Asset Management 851 685 793
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.81% 1.28% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.14% 1.53% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 567 451 483
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
10th Percentile £219 £255 £275
90th Percentile £675 £688 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 18 30
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.92% -1.29%  
10th Percentile £9.36 £14.78 £11.25
90th Percentile £39.16 £36.55 £45.04
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £19.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year -23.07% +1.29%  

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 39787 44801 45267
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 84.46% 83.41% 80.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 99353 111983 101262
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
10th Percentile £305 £283 £274
90th Percentile £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3077 2943 3102
UK median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.07% +1.81%  
10th Percentile £12.28 £12.50 £11.50
90th Percentile £54.00 £50.78 £51.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.64% -6.66%  

Asset Management
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Asset Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 29 June 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 29 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Asset Management in the UK

Asset Management
Top 11 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 29 June 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 +57 760 £511 +2.25% 217
London +26 569 £550 - 147
UK excluding London +82 272 £400 -5.88% 78
South East 0 84 £423 -6.11% 29
Scotland +65 79 £450 +16.12% 6
South West +26 31 £170 -57.50% 7
East of England -2 27 £510 +13.33% 7
North of England +49 24 £350 -15.15% 18
Midlands +11 24 £228 -49.44% 8
Wales -5 2 £523 +49.28% 3
Northern Ireland -44 1 £250 -

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 500 (32.22%) Finance
2 297 (19.14%) Investment Management
3 254 (16.37%) Agile Software Development
4 251 (16.17%) SQL
5 200 (12.89%) Microsoft
5 200 (12.89%) Banking
6 199 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 179 (11.53%) SQL Server
8 175 (11.28%) Front Office
9 172 (11.08%) Project Management
10 148 (9.54%) C#
11 144 (9.28%) Business Analysis
12 143 (9.21%) Windows
13 139 (8.96%) ITIL
14 130 (8.38%) MiFID
15 122 (7.86%) JavaScript
16 121 (7.80%) Java
17 116 (7.47%) Analytical Skills
18 107 (6.89%) .NET
19 94 (6.06%) HTML
20 90 (5.80%) Change Management
20 90 (5.80%) Migration
20 90 (5.80%) Degree
21 89 (5.73%) Management Information System
21 89 (5.73%) Microsoft Excel
22 88 (5.67%) Fixed Income
23 87 (5.61%) Investment Banking
24 82 (5.28%) Oracle
24 82 (5.28%) Active Directory
25 80 (5.15%) Data 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 37 (2.38%) MS Exchange
2 30 (1.93%) CMS
3 28 (1.80%) SharePoint
4 18 (1.16%) Documentum
5 12 (0.77%) IIS
6 10 (0.64%) Confluence
7 8 (0.52%) Cloud Foundry
7 8 (0.52%) Drupal
7 8 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (0.52%) Smallworld
8 7 (0.45%) Skype for Business
9 6 (0.39%) Apache Spark
9 6 (0.39%) EPiServer
9 6 (0.39%) IBM Notes
9 6 (0.39%) SAS
10 5 (0.32%) Apache
11 4 (0.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 4 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (0.26%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 89 (5.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 79 (5.09%) Microsoft Office
3 31 (2.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 29 (1.87%) MS Visio
5 27 (1.74%) Microsoft Project
6 21 (1.35%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.13%) InDesign
7 2 (0.13%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.13%) S-PLUS
8 1 (0.064%) InVision
8 1 (0.064%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 61 (3.93%) Markit EDM
2 49 (3.16%) thinkFolio
3 47 (3.03%) Maximo
4 17 (1.10%) Bloomberg AIM
5 14 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
5 14 (0.90%) SimCorp Dimension
6 11 (0.71%) Eagle PACE
7 10 (0.64%) SAP Hybris
8 9 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 8 (0.52%) Sonata
10 7 (0.45%) Global One
10 7 (0.45%) LatentZero
11 6 (0.39%) Sentinel
11 6 (0.39%) Unica
12 5 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
13 4 (0.26%) FINCAD Analytics
13 4 (0.26%) SAP CO
13 4 (0.26%) SAP FI
13 4 (0.26%) SAP FI/CO
13 4 (0.26%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 52 (3.35%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (2.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (1.61%) Office 365
4 15 (0.97%) SaaS
5 12 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (0.64%) IaaS
7 8 (0.52%) Google Analytics
7 8 (0.52%) PaaS
8 6 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (0.39%) Silverpop
9 4 (0.26%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 4 (0.26%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (0.26%) Route 53
10 3 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 3 (0.19%) AdWords
11 2 (0.13%) Adobe Analytics
11 2 (0.13%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.13%) G Suite
11 2 (0.13%) GitHub
11 2 (0.13%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 40 (2.58%) Firewall
2 32 (2.06%) LAN
3 31 (2.00%) VPN
4 29 (1.87%) WAN
5 20 (1.29%) DNS
6 18 (1.16%) Network Security
7 17 (1.10%) SAN
8 14 (0.90%) DHCP
8 14 (0.90%) Internet
8 14 (0.90%) TCP/IP
9 11 (0.71%) Wireless
10 10 (0.64%) NAS
11 8 (0.52%) NetScaler
12 6 (0.39%) BGP
12 6 (0.39%) IP Telephony
12 6 (0.39%) OSPF
12 6 (0.39%) Unified Communications
12 6 (0.39%) VoIP
13 5 (0.32%) DMZ
13 5 (0.32%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 179 (11.53%) SQL Server
2 48 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
2 48 (3.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 44 (2.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 30 (1.93%) SQL Server 2008
5 29 (1.87%) Relational Database
6 26 (1.68%) Big Data
7 24 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
8 21 (1.35%) NoSQL
9 20 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 19 (1.22%) BusinessObjects
11 15 (0.97%) Oracle Database
12 14 (0.90%) GIS
13 13 (0.84%) RDBMS
14 9 (0.58%) Hadoop
14 9 (0.58%) SQL Server 2016
15 8 (0.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 7 (0.45%) Data Lake
16 7 (0.45%) MySQL
16 7 (0.45%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 24 (1.55%) JIRA
2 19 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (1.10%) Jenkins
3 17 (1.10%) Selenium
4 15 (0.97%) TeamCity
5 14 (0.90%) SpecFlow
6 12 (0.77%) Git (software)
6 12 (0.77%) NUnit
6 12 (0.77%) Subversion
6 12 (0.77%) Visual Studio
7 9 (0.58%) Cucumber
8 8 (0.52%) Octopus Deploy
9 7 (0.45%) Mocha
10 6 (0.39%) Grunt
10 6 (0.39%) JUnit
11 5 (0.32%) webpack
12 4 (0.26%) Jasmine
12 4 (0.26%) Microsoft Blend
12 4 (0.26%) Moq
12 4 (0.26%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 500 (32.22%) Finance
2 200 (12.89%) Banking
3 175 (11.28%) Front Office
4 87 (5.61%) Investment Banking
5 74 (4.77%) Retail
6 55 (3.54%) Marketing
7 50 (3.22%) Legal
8 36 (2.32%) Telecoms
9 32 (2.06%) Back Office
10 25 (1.61%) Private Banking
11 18 (1.16%) Advertising
12 17 (1.10%) Manufacturing
13 15 (0.97%) Financial Institution
14 11 (0.71%) Billing
14 11 (0.71%) Electronics
15 7 (0.45%) Automotive
15 7 (0.45%) Corporate Banking
16 6 (0.39%) Law
16 6 (0.39%) Military
16 6 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 502 (32.35%) Analyst
2 305 (19.65%) Business Analyst
3 293 (18.88%) Developer
4 183 (11.79%) Project Manager
5 111 (7.15%) Asset Management Analyst
6 95 (6.12%) Consultant
7 90 (5.80%) Architect
8 80 (5.15%) C# Developer
9 71 (4.57%) SQL Developer
10 70 (4.51%) Asset Management Business Analyst
11 62 (3.99%) Data Analyst
12 55 (3.54%) MiFID Business Analyst
13 53 (3.41%) Asset Management Project Manager
14 47 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
15 41 (2.64%) Senior Analyst
16 39 (2.51%) Support Analyst
17 37 (2.38%) Administrator
17 37 (2.38%) IT Analyst
18 36 (2.32%) .NET Developer
18 36 (2.32%) ServiceNow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (6.89%) .NET
2 94 (6.06%) HTML
3 65 (4.19%) Web Services
4 64 (4.12%) CSS
5 49 (3.16%) AngularJS
6 42 (2.71%) REST
7 39 (2.51%) HTML5
8 36 (2.32%) jQuery
9 35 (2.26%) ASP.NET
10 34 (2.19%) XML
11 27 (1.74%) WCF
12 25 (1.61%) CSS3
12 25 (1.61%) Middleware
12 25 (1.61%) WPF
13 21 (1.35%) Node.js
14 19 (1.22%) .NET Framework
14 19 (1.22%) ASP.NET MVC
14 19 (1.22%) Entity Framework
15 18 (1.16%) Ajax
15 18 (1.16%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 116 (7.47%) Analytical Skills
2 89 (5.73%) Management Information System
3 88 (5.67%) Fixed Income
4 60 (3.87%) Derivative
5 58 (3.74%) Hedge funds
6 57 (3.67%) CMDB
7 49 (3.16%) Equities
8 38 (2.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 36 (2.32%) Data Centre
10 35 (2.26%) Greenfield Project
11 32 (2.06%) Computer Science
12 28 (1.80%) User Experience
13 27 (1.74%) Fintech
14 21 (1.35%) Client/Server
15 20 (1.29%) OTC Derivatives
16 15 (0.97%) Market Risk
17 14 (0.90%) iPad
18 13 (0.84%) PKI
19 12 (0.77%) Blackberry
19 12 (0.77%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 143 (9.21%) Windows
2 59 (3.80%) Linux
3 52 (3.35%) Windows 7
4 43 (2.77%) Unix
5 32 (2.06%) Windows Server
6 18 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (0.90%) Windows 10
8 12 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (0.71%) Android
10 10 (0.64%) Windows 8
11 9 (0.58%) Solaris
12 8 (0.52%) AIX
12 8 (0.52%) Apple iOS
13 7 (0.45%) HPUX
14 5 (0.32%) CentOS
14 5 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
15 4 (0.26%) Windows XP
16 3 (0.19%) OS/390
16 3 (0.19%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 297 (19.14%) Investment Management
2 254 (16.37%) Agile Software Development
3 199 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 172 (11.08%) Project Management
5 144 (9.28%) Business Analysis
6 139 (8.96%) ITIL
7 90 (5.80%) Change Management
7 90 (5.80%) Migration
8 80 (5.15%) Data Management
9 77 (4.96%) Scrum
10 76 (4.90%) Fund Management
11 75 (4.83%) Wealth Management
12 73 (4.70%) Analytics
13 70 (4.51%) Software Asset Management
14 66 (4.25%) Data Analysis
15 63 (4.06%) SDLC
16 57 (3.67%) Business Intelligence
16 57 (3.67%) Content Management
17 52 (3.35%) CRM
18 51 (3.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 251 (16.17%) SQL
2 148 (9.54%) C#
3 122 (7.86%) JavaScript
4 121 (7.80%) Java
5 46 (2.96%) PowerShell
6 42 (2.71%) Python
7 34 (2.19%) VBA
8 30 (1.93%) T-SQL
9 26 (1.68%) PL/SQL
10 23 (1.48%) C
11 22 (1.42%) Perl
12 13 (0.84%) VB
13 12 (0.77%) Ruby
13 12 (0.77%) Shell Script
14 10 (0.64%) R
15 9 (0.58%) C++
15 9 (0.58%) TypeScript
16 8 (0.52%) Apex Code
16 8 (0.52%) Bash Shell
17 6 (0.39%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 90 (5.80%) Degree
2 56 (3.61%) Security Cleared
3 40 (2.58%) SC Cleared
4 31 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (0.97%) PMI Certification
6 14 (0.90%) ISEB
6 14 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 13 (0.84%) CFA
7 13 (0.84%) MCSE
8 12 (0.77%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (0.77%) CISSP
9 11 (0.71%) DV Cleared
10 9 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (0.58%) MCITP
10 9 (0.58%) PMP
11 7 (0.45%) CBAP
11 7 (0.45%) CCNA
11 7 (0.45%) CISM
11 7 (0.45%) Computer Science Degree
11 7 (0.45%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 130 (8.38%) MiFID
2 55 (3.54%) SLA
3 54 (3.48%) QA
4 42 (2.71%) PMO
5 27 (1.74%) EMIR
6 19 (1.22%) Data Quality
7 15 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 11 (0.71%) GDPR
9 10 (0.64%) Dodd-Frank
9 10 (0.64%) Solvency II
10 8 (0.52%) PCI DSS
11 7 (0.45%) NEBOSH
12 6 (0.39%) COBIT
12 6 (0.39%) FATCA
12 6 (0.39%) ISO 9001
13 5 (0.32%) ISO 14001
13 5 (0.32%) UCITS
14 4 (0.26%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 4 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 4 (0.26%) RMADS
System Software
1 82 (5.28%) Active Directory
2 39 (2.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (1.22%) Hyper-V
4 15 (0.97%) Virtual Desktop
5 11 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
5 11 (0.71%) XenApp
6 9 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (0.45%) vSphere
8 5 (0.32%) XenDesktop
9 4 (0.26%) Docker
9 4 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
9 4 (0.26%) VMware Workstation
10 3 (0.19%) Firmware
10 3 (0.19%) Terminal Services
10 3 (0.19%) VMware Server
11 2 (0.13%) BitLocker
11 2 (0.13%) DFS Replication
11 2 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.064%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 42 (2.71%) SCCM
2 20 (1.29%) SCOM
3 13 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
4 10 (0.64%) AirWatch
4 10 (0.64%) Norton AntiVirus
5 8 (0.52%) Backup Exec
5 8 (0.52%) NetBackup
5 8 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (0.45%) Control-M
6 7 (0.45%) IBM BigFix
6 7 (0.45%) Netcool
7 5 (0.32%) Nagios
7 5 (0.32%) Tivoli
7 5 (0.32%) WMI
7 5 (0.32%) WSUS
8 4 (0.26%) DatAdvantage
8 4 (0.26%) EMC Navisphere
8 4 (0.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 4 (0.26%) vCenter Server
9 3 (0.19%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 200 (12.89%) Microsoft
2 82 (5.28%) Oracle
3 74 (4.77%) ServiceNow
4 72 (4.64%) Charles River
5 63 (4.06%) IBM
6 57 (3.67%) SAP
7 54 (3.48%) VMware
8 47 (3.03%) Cisco
9 42 (2.71%) Bloomberg
10 39 (2.51%) HP
11 35 (2.26%) Citrix
12 24 (1.55%) OpenText
13 23 (1.48%) SimCorp
14 21 (1.35%) Google
14 21 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
14 21 (1.35%) Symantec
15 19 (1.22%) Sybase
16 18 (1.16%) hybris
17 15 (0.97%) Adobe
18 14 (0.90%) NetApp
Central London / West End
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Rate: From £300 to £375 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Red10
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
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Rate: From £400 to £600 per day TBC
Posted: 42 minutes ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified Negotiable
Posted: 22 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Red10
Rate: £475 - £525 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Red10
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Haysfm
Rate: £700.00 - £750.00 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £575.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £600.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Durham, County Durham
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
London
Optima Connections
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day Contract £400-450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer People
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: market rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £600 - £700 per day +
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Red10
Rate: £750 - £850 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Pioneer Search
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Square One Resources
Rate: £150 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
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