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 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Asset Management
UK
Rank 170 165 160
Rank change year-on-year -5 -5  
Contract jobs citing Asset Management 700 797 741
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.55% 1.50% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.86% 1.81% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 455 548 447
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 £276 £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 26 19
Median hourly rate £17.77 £18.88 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.85% +25.83%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.98 £13.85 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £33.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £20.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year -11.11% +35.00%  

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 37646 44098 42190
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 83.11% 82.88% 79.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 24821 28901 26121
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  
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 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 953 1111 1212
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £27.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +34.67%  
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 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

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 25 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 25 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 25 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 -13 622 £550 +15.78% 192
London -4 431 £550 +10.00% 131
City of London -3 89 £575 +21.05% 36
South East 0 81 £500 +9.58% 17
Scotland +25 60 £425 -13.04% 8
Edinburgh +25 44 £450 -14.28% 5
North West +29 23 £325 -18.75% 6
Surrey -1 23 £525 +0.96% 4
West Midlands +14 20 £406 +16.07% 7
South West +5 20 £180 -51.88% 7
Yorkshire +9 19 £350 +27.27% 6
Berkshire +34 13 £450 - 6
Hampshire -2 13 £467 +9.88%
East of England -13 12 £525 +16.66% 14
West Yorkshire +5 11 £130 -52.72% 4
Wales +12 10 £400 +18.51%
West Sussex +11 10 £400 -
North East -4 10 £373 +124.39% 2
Bristol -2 9 £228 -39.27% 4
Glasgow +5 8 £550 +41.93% 1
Kent +4 8 £525 -6.66% 3
Warwickshire -3 8 £363 -12.12%
South Wales +17 7 £394 +16.66%
Birmingham +1 7 £413 +175.00% 2
Cheshire +27 6 £348 +15.83% 2
Lancashire +23 6 - -
Gloucestershire +8 6 £275 -27.80%
Merseyside +8 6 £550 +74.60%
East Midlands -12 6 £325 -13.33% 1
Leeds +13 5 £130 -69.41% 3

Asset Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 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.

1 488 (34.78%) Finance
2 240 (17.11%) Investment Management
3 215 (15.32%) Agile Software Development
4 202 (14.40%) SQL
5 169 (12.05%) Front Office
6 164 (11.69%) Microsoft
7 158 (11.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 149 (10.62%) ITIL
9 146 (10.41%) Windows
10 141 (10.05%) Banking
11 138 (9.84%) Project Management
12 127 (9.05%) SQL Server
12 127 (9.05%) Business Analysis
13 114 (8.13%) C#
14 113 (8.05%) Fixed Income
15 98 (6.99%) Active Directory
16 94 (6.70%) Service Management
17 93 (6.63%) Analytical Skills
18 89 (6.34%) MS Excel
19 88 (6.27%) JavaScript
19 88 (6.27%) .NET
20 87 (6.20%) HTML
21 86 (6.13%) Equities
22 85 (6.06%) MiFID
23 81 (5.77%) Java
24 80 (5.70%) Software Asset Management
25 79 (5.63%) Scrum
26 78 (5.56%) Oracle
27 76 (5.42%) Charles River
28 75 (5.35%) CSS

Asset Management
Top Related 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 (2.35%) CMS
2 25 (1.78%) SharePoint
3 22 (1.57%) MS Exchange
4 13 (0.93%) Skype for Business
5 11 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (0.64%) EPiServer
7 8 (0.57%) IIS
8 7 (0.50%) Apache Spark
8 7 (0.50%) Smallworld
9 6 (0.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 6 (0.43%) Confluence
9 6 (0.43%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.29%) Documentum
11 3 (0.21%) Apache
11 3 (0.21%) Apache Pig
11 3 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (0.21%) JBoss
11 3 (0.21%) SAS
12 2 (0.14%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 89 (6.34%) MS Excel
2 57 (4.06%) MS Office
3 24 (1.71%) Spreadsheet
4 23 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
5 21 (1.50%) MS Project
6 15 (1.07%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.14%) LaTeX
8 1 (0.071%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.071%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.071%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 57 (4.06%) Maximo
2 42 (2.99%) thinkFolio
3 30 (2.14%) Markit EDM
4 12 (0.86%) SimCorp Dimension
5 11 (0.78%) Sentinel
5 11 (0.78%) Sonata
6 9 (0.64%) LatentZero
6 9 (0.64%) Minerva
7 7 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
7 7 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 6 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
8 6 (0.43%) Eagle PACE
9 5 (0.36%) SAP Hybris
10 4 (0.29%) FINCAD Analytics
10 4 (0.29%) Global One
10 4 (0.29%) Oracle Utilities
10 4 (0.29%) SystmOne
11 3 (0.21%) LongView
11 3 (0.21%) SAP FI
11 3 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 30 (2.14%) Amazon AWS
1 30 (2.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (0.71%) SaaS
3 9 (0.64%) IaaS
3 9 (0.64%) Office 365
4 4 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.29%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 4 (0.29%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (0.29%) IBM Blueworks
4 4 (0.29%) Route 53
5 3 (0.21%) Silverpop
5 3 (0.21%) Slack
5 3 (0.21%) Yammer
6 2 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.14%) Force.com
7 1 (0.071%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.071%) G Suite
7 1 (0.071%) iPaaS
7 1 (0.071%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (4.21%) Firewall
2 46 (3.28%) WAN
3 42 (2.99%) LAN
4 33 (2.35%) VPN
5 18 (1.28%) Internet
5 18 (1.28%) SAN
5 18 (1.28%) TCP/IP
6 17 (1.21%) Network Security
7 16 (1.14%) DNS
8 14 (1.00%) OSPF
8 14 (1.00%) Wireless
9 13 (0.93%) DHCP
10 12 (0.86%) VRRP
11 11 (0.78%) Intrusion Detection
11 11 (0.78%) IPsec
12 10 (0.71%) 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
1 127 (9.05%) SQL Server
2 43 (3.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 36 (2.57%) Data Warehouse
4 32 (2.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 30 (2.14%) Relational Database
6 20 (1.43%) NoSQL
7 16 (1.14%) Big Data
7 16 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
8 15 (1.07%) GIS
8 15 (1.07%) Oracle Database
9 12 (0.86%) MongoDB
10 11 (0.78%) BusinessObjects
10 11 (0.78%) RDBMS
11 10 (0.71%) Hadoop
11 10 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 9 (0.64%) Redis
13 7 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
13 7 (0.50%) Crystal Reports
14 5 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (1.07%) JIRA
2 13 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (0.86%) Git (software)
3 12 (0.86%) NUnit
4 11 (0.78%) 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
7 7 (0.50%) MSTest
8 6 (0.43%) Subversion
9 5 (0.36%) Grunt
9 5 (0.36%) webpack
10 4 (0.29%) HP UFT
10 4 (0.29%) NCrunch
10 4 (0.29%) ReSharper
10 4 (0.29%) SpecFlow
10 4 (0.29%) StyleCop
General
1 488 (34.78%) Finance
2 169 (12.05%) Front Office
3 141 (10.05%) Banking
4 74 (5.27%) Retail
5 66 (4.70%) Investment Banking
6 53 (3.78%) Legal
7 46 (3.28%) Back Office
8 34 (2.42%) Marketing
9 33 (2.35%) Financial Institution
10 24 (1.71%) Telecoms
11 16 (1.14%) Advertising
12 13 (0.93%) Private Banking
13 11 (0.78%) Manufacturing
14 10 (0.71%) Retail Banking
15 8 (0.57%) Law
15 8 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
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
1 455 (32.43%) Analyst
2 263 (18.75%) Business Analyst
3 221 (15.75%) Developer
4 158 (11.26%) Project Manager
5 98 (6.99%) Asset Management Analyst
6 77 (5.49%) Architect
7 63 (4.49%) Consultant
8 62 (4.42%) Asset Management Business Analyst
9 57 (4.06%) C# Developer
10 49 (3.49%) Asset Management Project Manager
11 46 (3.28%) MiFID Business Analyst
12 43 (3.06%) SQL Developer
13 41 (2.92%) Administrator
13 41 (2.92%) Support Analyst
14 38 (2.71%) .NET Developer
15 35 (2.49%) Data Analyst
15 35 (2.49%) Solutions Architect
16 34 (2.42%) IT Manager
16 34 (2.42%) Senior Manager
17 32 (2.28%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (6.27%) .NET
2 87 (6.20%) HTML
3 75 (5.35%) CSS
4 44 (3.14%) AngularJS
5 40 (2.85%) XML
6 36 (2.57%) Web Services
7 35 (2.49%) HTML5
8 31 (2.21%) WPF
9 30 (2.14%) jQuery
10 28 (2.00%) REST
11 27 (1.92%) ASP.NET
12 25 (1.78%) CSS3
13 21 (1.50%) Ajax
14 20 (1.43%) Middleware
14 20 (1.43%) XHTML
15 17 (1.21%) ASP.NET MVC
16 15 (1.07%) .NET Framework
16 15 (1.07%) Spring
17 14 (1.00%) Sass
18 12 (0.86%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 113 (8.05%) Fixed Income
2 93 (6.63%) Analytical Skills
3 86 (6.13%) Equities
4 72 (5.13%) Derivative
5 68 (4.85%) Management Information System
6 62 (4.42%) CMDB
7 47 (3.35%) Data Centre
8 46 (3.28%) Hedge funds
9 38 (2.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 30 (2.14%) User Experience
11 25 (1.78%) Fintech
12 19 (1.35%) Client/Server
12 19 (1.35%) Computer Science
13 16 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
13 16 (1.14%) Virtual Team
14 15 (1.07%) Data Structures
15 14 (1.00%) OTC Derivatives
16 13 (0.93%) Replication
17 12 (0.86%) iPad
18 10 (0.71%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 146 (10.41%) Windows
2 64 (4.56%) Windows 7
3 46 (3.28%) Linux
4 33 (2.35%) Unix
5 31 (2.21%) Windows Server
6 27 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 26 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (0.71%) Android
9 10 (0.71%) Windows 8
10 9 (0.64%) Windows 10
11 8 (0.57%) AIX
11 8 (0.57%) Solaris
12 7 (0.50%) HPUX
13 5 (0.36%) Windows XP
14 4 (0.29%) Windows 2000
15 3 (0.21%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.071%) Windows Mobile
16 1 (0.071%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 240 (17.11%) Investment Management
2 215 (15.32%) Agile Software Development
3 158 (11.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 149 (10.62%) ITIL
5 138 (9.84%) Project Management
6 127 (9.05%) Business Analysis
7 94 (6.70%) Service Management
8 80 (5.70%) Software Asset Management
9 79 (5.63%) Scrum
10 75 (5.35%) Change Management
11 68 (4.85%) Migration
12 65 (4.63%) Configuration Management
13 64 (4.56%) ITSM
13 64 (4.56%) Wealth Management
14 63 (4.49%) SDLC
15 57 (4.06%) Fund Management
16 56 (3.99%) Data Analysis
17 54 (3.85%) Data Management
18 49 (3.49%) IT Asset Management
19 48 (3.42%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 202 (14.40%) SQL
2 114 (8.13%) C#
3 88 (6.27%) JavaScript
4 81 (5.77%) Java
5 34 (2.42%) PowerShell
6 33 (2.35%) T-SQL
7 29 (2.07%) VBA
8 19 (1.35%) C
8 19 (1.35%) Perl
8 19 (1.35%) PL/SQL
8 19 (1.35%) Python
9 15 (1.07%) Bash Shell
10 10 (0.71%) Shell Script
10 10 (0.71%) XAML
11 9 (0.64%) Ruby
11 9 (0.64%) VB
12 7 (0.50%) MATLAB
12 7 (0.50%) R
13 6 (0.43%) Apex Code
14 5 (0.36%) C++
Qualifications
1 72 (5.13%) Security Cleared
2 58 (4.13%) Degree
3 47 (3.35%) SC Cleared
4 18 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
5 17 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (1.00%) CISSP
6 14 (1.00%) DV Cleared
7 12 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (0.78%) CCNA
8 11 (0.78%) CISM
9 10 (0.71%) MCSE
9 10 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 9 (0.64%) CCSA
10 9 (0.64%) ISEB
11 8 (0.57%) CFA
11 8 (0.57%) PMP
12 7 (0.50%) GCIA
12 7 (0.50%) GIAC
12 7 (0.50%) PMI Certification
12 7 (0.50%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (6.06%) MiFID
2 40 (2.85%) SLA
3 32 (2.28%) PMO
3 32 (2.28%) QA
4 13 (0.93%) Data Quality
5 11 (0.78%) PCI DSS
5 11 (0.78%) Solvency II
6 10 (0.71%) EMIR
7 7 (0.50%) FATCA
7 7 (0.50%) GDPR
7 7 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
8 5 (0.36%) IFRS
8 5 (0.36%) IFRS 9
9 4 (0.29%) UCITS
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
System Software
1 98 (6.99%) Active Directory
2 23 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (1.57%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.43%) XenApp
5 5 (0.36%) XenDesktop
6 4 (0.29%) vSphere
7 3 (0.21%) Apache Flume
7 3 (0.21%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.21%) VMware Server
8 2 (0.14%) HDFS
8 2 (0.14%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.071%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.071%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.071%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.071%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.071%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 1 (0.071%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.071%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 35 (2.49%) SCCM
2 14 (1.00%) 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
7 4 (0.29%) EMC Navisphere
7 4 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.29%) Tivoli
7 4 (0.29%) WMI
8 3 (0.21%) Control-M
8 3 (0.21%) WSUS
9 2 (0.14%) AirWatch
9 2 (0.14%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 164 (11.69%) Microsoft
2 78 (5.56%) Oracle
3 76 (5.42%) Charles River
4 57 (4.06%) ServiceNow
5 47 (3.35%) IBM
6 40 (2.85%) SAP
7 38 (2.71%) Bloomberg
8 37 (2.64%) VMware
9 31 (2.21%) Cisco
10 24 (1.71%) HP
11 21 (1.50%) Citrix
11 21 (1.50%) SimCorp
12 19 (1.35%) Symantec
13 18 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
14 15 (1.07%) CheckPoint
14 15 (1.07%) Sybase
15 14 (1.00%) Snow
16 12 (0.86%) Fidessa
16 12 (0.86%) FNZ
16 12 (0.86%) Remedy
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Devonshire Hayes Recruitment Specialists Ltd
Rate: From £11 to £12 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Rate: £200 - £210.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Paw Associates Ltd
Rate: £Market Day Rate
Posted: Yesterday
London
Red10
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
onezeero.
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
360 Resourcing Solutions
Rate: £46000.00 to £50000.00 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £650.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
JM
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £300 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified Negoiable
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £450 - £500 per day +
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £120 - £140 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £500 - £575 per day +
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £475 per day 2 months initial
Posted: 5 days ago
Erskine, Renfrewshire
LA International
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £550 - £575 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago