The first table below looks at the demand for Workflow skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Workflow over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bedfordshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Workflow
Rank 34 28 36
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Contract jobs citing Workflow 11 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.50% 0.52% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.14% 0.69% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Average daily rate £425 £405 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% -19.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £390
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £30.00 £17.31
% change year-on-year
-46.66% +73.31%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
350 145 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 79.55% 75.92% 73.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 89 102
Average daily rate £425 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £210 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 23
Average hourly rate £37.50 £19.39 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.39% -46.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £16.70 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Workflow
East of England

Workflow
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Workflow across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Workflow Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Workflow
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Workflow across the Bedfordshire region.

Workflow Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Workflow
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Workflow across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Workflow Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

Workflow
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Workflow across the Bedfordshire region.

Workflow Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Workflow
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Workflow within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 3 £425 -
Bedford - - - - 2
Dunstable - - - -
Workflow
East of England

Workflow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Workflow also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Workflow.

1 10 (66.67%) .NET
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) C#
3 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (20.00%) WCF
4 3 (20.00%) Windows
4 3 (20.00%) Web Services
4 3 (20.00%) XML
5 2 (13.33%) XSD
5 2 (13.33%) XSLT
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (13.33%) IIS
5 2 (13.33%) MS Project
5 2 (13.33%) MS Office
5 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
5 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
5 2 (13.33%) LAN
5 2 (13.33%) WAN
5 2 (13.33%) VPN
5 2 (13.33%) SQL
5 2 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (13.33%) WF
5 2 (13.33%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
5 2 (13.33%) Use Case

Workflow
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Workflow also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Workflow. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (13.33%) IIS
2 2 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (6.67%) Moodle
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (6.67%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Project
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
1 2 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) LAN
1 2 (13.33%) WAN
1 2 (13.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
1 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Automotive
1 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) .NET Developer
2 4 (26.67%) C# Developer
2 4 (26.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (13.33%) BizTalk Developer
5 1 (6.67%) ERP Manager
5 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) ERP Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) .NET
2 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (20.00%) WCF
3 3 (20.00%) Web Services
3 3 (20.00%) XML
4 2 (13.33%) XSD
4 2 (13.33%) XSLT
4 2 (13.33%) WF
5 1 (6.67%) Reactive Extensions
5 1 (6.67%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 1 (6.67%) Silverlight
5 1 (6.67%) Classic ASP
5 1 (6.67%) J2EE
5 1 (6.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Data Extraction
1 1 (6.67%) VLE
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.67%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
1 2 (13.33%) GAP Analysis
1 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
1 2 (13.33%) Use Case
2 1 (6.67%) MVVM
2 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
2 1 (6.67%) User Stories
2 1 (6.67%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (6.67%) Migration
2 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (6.67%) TDD
2 1 (6.67%) Content Management
2 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (6.67%) Change Management
2 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
2 1 (6.67%) CRM
2 1 (6.67%) ERP
2 1 (6.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) C#
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Open Text
2 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (6.67%) IBM
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle