The table below looks at the statistics for Workflow skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Workflow over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Workflow
North West / Cheshire
Rank 35 55 58
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +3
Contract jobs citing Workflow 14 20 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.77% 2.12% 1.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.43% 2.55% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 7
Median daily rate £163 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-59.37% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £330 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £445 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £17.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+88.23% -43.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
408 785 627
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 80.79% 83.16% 80.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 494 388
Median daily rate £413 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 34 32
Median hourly rate £42.48 £22.54 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.44% -45.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.00 £17.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.95 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Workflow
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Workflow as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Workflow Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Workflow
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Workflow Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Workflow
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Workflow across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Workflow Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Workflow
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Workflow Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Workflow
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Workflow within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 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
Warrington - 4 £110 -
Chester +5 3 £300 -27.27%
Macclesfield +3 3 £163 -65.78% 1
Workflow
North West

Workflow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Workflow also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Workflow.

1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 7 (43.75%) SAP
3 6 (37.50%) MS Office
3 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 6 (37.50%) Coaching
4 5 (31.25%) QA
4 5 (31.25%) Degree
4 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
4 5 (31.25%) HND
5 4 (25.00%) XML
5 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (25.00%) Banking
6 3 (18.75%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (18.75%) Corporate Banking
6 3 (18.75%) Change Management
6 3 (18.75%) Financial Institution
6 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
6 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
6 3 (18.75%) IVR
6 3 (18.75%) Remedy
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle
6 3 (18.75%) Resource Management
6 3 (18.75%) Data Entry
6 3 (18.75%) People Management
6 3 (18.75%) Data Structures
6 3 (18.75%) Process Improvement
6 3 (18.75%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (18.75%) SLA
7 2 (12.50%) High Availability

Workflow
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
1 6 (37.50%) MS Office
2 3 (18.75%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (6.25%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) SAS EBI
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Selenium
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Banking
3 3 (18.75%) Corporate Banking
3 3 (18.75%) Financial Institution
3 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
4 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
4 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Administrator
1 3 (18.75%) Analyst
1 3 (18.75%) Developer
1 3 (18.75%) Operations Analyst
1 3 (18.75%) Project Administrator
1 3 (18.75%) Telephony Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Automation Tester
2 2 (12.50%) CRM Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Junior
2 2 (12.50%) Junior Automation Tester
2 2 (12.50%) Junior Tester
2 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Tester
3 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Data Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
3 1 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) .NET
3 1 (6.25%) Ajax
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.25%) CSS
3 1 (6.25%) HTML
3 1 (6.25%) jQuery
3 1 (6.25%) WF
3 1 (6.25%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Data Structures
1 3 (18.75%) IVR
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Coaching
2 3 (18.75%) Change Management
2 3 (18.75%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (18.75%) Data Entry
2 3 (18.75%) People Management
2 3 (18.75%) Process Improvement
2 3 (18.75%) Resource Management
2 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
3 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
3 2 (12.50%) CRM
3 2 (12.50%) Data Integration
3 2 (12.50%) High Availability
3 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
3 2 (12.50%) QA Automation
3 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
3 2 (12.50%) SOA
3 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Business Activity Monitoring
4 1 (6.25%) Case Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) C#
1 2 (12.50%) Java
1 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
1 2 (12.50%) Ruby
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
1 5 (31.25%) HND
2 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) QA
2 3 (18.75%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) SAP
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle
3 3 (18.75%) Remedy