The first table below looks at the demand for Workflow skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Workflow over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Chester 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Workflow
Rank 20 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Workflow 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 0.74% - 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% - 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£165 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.38 £16.00 £17.04
% change year-on-year
+46.09% -6.10%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
111 119 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 81.62% 74.38% 70.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 38 35
Average daily rate £320 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £180 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £495 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 5
Average hourly rate £35.00 £44.90 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.04% +16.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £25.00 £26.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Workflow
Cheshire

Workflow
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Workflow Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Workflow
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Workflow Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Workflow
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Workflow Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

Workflow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
2 4 (36.36%) Systems Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) Taxonomies
2 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
2 4 (36.36%) C#
3 3 (27.27%) Migration
3 3 (27.27%) Data Security
3 3 (27.27%) Back Office
3 3 (27.27%) ETL
3 3 (27.27%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 3 (27.27%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) Integration Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (18.18%) HTML5
4 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (18.18%) jQuery
4 2 (18.18%) CSS3
4 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (18.18%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
4 2 (18.18%) CSS
4 2 (18.18%) .NET
4 2 (18.18%) HTML
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management

Workflow
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) DHCP
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
1 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (27.27%) Back Office
2 2 (18.18%) Local Government
3 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
1 4 (36.36%) SharePoint Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Data Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Trainer
4 1 (9.09%) Data Centre Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
1 2 (18.18%) CSS
1 2 (18.18%) jQuery
1 2 (18.18%) HTML5
1 2 (18.18%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Taxonomies
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Systems Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) ETL
2 3 (27.27%) Data Security
2 3 (27.27%) Migration
2 3 (27.27%) Risk Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) Integration Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (9.09%) BDD
4 1 (9.09%) Data Transformation
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Transformation
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
2 4 (36.36%) C#
3 3 (27.27%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) MCP
1 1 (9.09%) MCSE
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (9.09%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Kofax
2 1 (9.09%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) HP