The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for CAFM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CAFM over the 3 months to 27 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.

Computer Aided Facility Management (CAFM)
UK
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 569 630 622
Rank change year-on-year +61 -8  
Contract jobs citing CAFM 14 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.031% 0.019% 0.017%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.037% 0.023% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 1
Median daily rate £413 £401 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.80% -15.52%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £415 £475
% change year-on-year -27.71% -12.63%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £12.75 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -42.69%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

CAFM 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 37338 44118 43065
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 83.13% 82.88% 79.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 24672 28919 26679
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.31%  
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 945 1114 1248
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +31.57%  
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 £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

CAFM
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for CAFM in the UK

CAFM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CAFM in the UK

CAFM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CAFM over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CAFM in the UK

CAFM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CAFM in the UK

CAFM
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CAFM within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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 +53 14 £413 +2.80% 3
South East - 7 £275 -
Hampshire - 4 £344 -
Basingstoke - 4 £344 -
London +32 3 £458 +30.71% 2
West Midlands +14 3 £490 +22.11%
Birmingham +3 3 £490 +22.11%
Buckinghamshire - 3 £215 -
Milton Keynes - 2 - -
High Wycombe - 1 £215 -
South West - 1 £300 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £300 -

CAFM
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CAFM 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 CAFM.

1 11 (52.38%) Facilities Management
2 9 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (33.33%) Finance
4 6 (28.57%) Maximo
5 4 (19.05%) SQL
5 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2
5 4 (19.05%) IBM
5 4 (19.05%) TRIRIGA
6 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (14.29%) Kronos
6 3 (14.29%) CAD
6 3 (14.29%) AutoCAD
6 3 (14.29%) Project Management
6 3 (14.29%) Financial Institution
6 3 (14.29%) PMO
7 2 (9.52%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (9.52%) Migration
7 2 (9.52%) Clustering
7 2 (9.52%) Service Management
7 2 (9.52%) GIS
7 2 (9.52%) Mapinfo
7 2 (9.52%) PRINCE
7 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
7 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
7 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
7 2 (9.52%) Data Mining
7 2 (9.52%) Analytics
7 2 (9.52%) Data Migration
7 2 (9.52%) Spatial Analysis

CAFM
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 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) AutoCAD
2 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.76%) MS Project
3 1 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Maximo
2 4 (19.05%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Data Mining
1 2 (9.52%) GIS
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Project Manager
2 6 (28.57%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Data Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Data Migration Lead
4 2 (9.52%) IT Manager
4 2 (9.52%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Maximo Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Project Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Maximo Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Maximo Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Senior IT Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Senior IT Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Clustering
3 1 (4.76%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Facilities Management
2 9 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2
4 3 (14.29%) CAD
4 3 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (9.52%) Analytics
5 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Data Migration
5 2 (9.52%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Migration
5 2 (9.52%) PRINCE
5 2 (9.52%) Service Management
5 2 (9.52%) Spatial Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Economics
6 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.76%) Project Planning
6 1 (4.76%) System Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Time Management
6 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) C#
2 1 (4.76%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) PMO
2 1 (4.76%) IFRS
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) IBM
2 3 (14.29%) Kronos
3 2 (9.52%) Mapinfo