The table below looks at the statistics 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Workflow
Rank 21 23 32
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Contract jobs citing Workflow 4 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 3.39% 2.11% 2.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.04% 2.61% 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Average daily rate £413 £350 £223
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +57.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £40.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £30.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-43.33% +100.00%
Workflow
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
99 115 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 83.90% 80.99% 89.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 71 72
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £288 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £600 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 25
Average hourly rate £23.75 £27.50 £40.57
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -32.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.76 £14.71 £25.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

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 13 February 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Discoverer
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (100.00%) Local Government
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (75.00%) Kofax
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle iProcurement
2 3 (75.00%) Cash Management
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Payroll
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Migration

Workflow
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (100.00%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle iProcurement
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Payroll
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Discoverer
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (100.00%) Local Government
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Applications Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Cash Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Kofax