The first table below looks at the demand for Workflow skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Workflow over the 3 months to 24 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 East of England 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Workflow
Rank 106 82 77
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -5
Contract jobs citing Workflow 32 34 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.04% 1.53% 1.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% 2.23% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 27 20
Average daily rate £381 £350 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.92% -13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £150 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £380
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £17.31
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +73.31%
Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2210 1528 2138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 71.68% 68.83% 69.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1253 841 1063
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 128 186
Average hourly rate £35.50 £35.22 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.79% +0.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £18.60 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
Workflow
England

Workflow
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Workflow Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Workflow
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Workflow Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Workflow
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Workflow across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Workflow Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Workflow
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Workflow Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Workflow
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Workflow within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 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
Bedfordshire - 11 £425 - 3
Cambridgeshire -6 10 £350 -12.50% 5
Hertfordshire -12 9 £110 -57.69% 5
Suffolk +2 7 £381 +8.92% 1
Essex -27 2 £288 -11.53% 1
Norfolk +5 1 - -
Workflow
England

Workflow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 27 (39.71%) C#
2 24 (35.29%) .NET
3 20 (29.41%) SharePoint
3 20 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 18 (26.47%) XML
4 18 (26.47%) Windows
5 16 (23.53%) SQL Server
6 14 (20.59%) CRM
7 13 (19.12%) Dynamics CRM
8 12 (17.65%) WCF
8 12 (17.65%) Web Services
9 10 (14.71%) MVVM
9 10 (14.71%) SOAP
10 9 (13.24%) Finance
10 9 (13.24%) SharePoint 2010
10 9 (13.24%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (11.76%) InfoPath
11 8 (11.76%) Reactive Extensions
11 8 (11.76%) Managed Extensibility Framework
11 8 (11.76%) SQL
12 7 (10.29%) ASP.NET
12 7 (10.29%) MS Excel
12 7 (10.29%) TDD
12 7 (10.29%) Security Cleared
13 6 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (8.82%) Marketing
13 6 (8.82%) Migration
13 6 (8.82%) Oracle
13 6 (8.82%) Visual Studio

Workflow
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 20 (29.41%) SharePoint
2 9 (13.24%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (4.41%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.94%) IIS
5 1 (1.47%) Apache
5 1 (1.47%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.47%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (1.47%) Liferay
5 1 (1.47%) Moodle
Applications
1 8 (11.76%) InfoPath
2 7 (10.29%) MS Excel
3 5 (7.35%) MS Office
4 3 (4.41%) MS Project
5 2 (2.94%) MS Visio
5 2 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (1.47%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 13 (19.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.94%) SAP ERP
2 2 (2.94%) SAP BPC
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.47%) Magento
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (1.47%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.41%) HTTP
1 3 (4.41%) HTTPS
2 2 (2.94%) VPN
2 2 (2.94%) LAN
2 2 (2.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.94%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.47%) Siebel EIM
5 1 (1.47%) JasperReports
5 1 (1.47%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (13.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (8.82%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.47%) MSI
3 1 (1.47%) AdminStudio
3 1 (1.47%) Maven
General
1 9 (13.24%) Finance
2 6 (8.82%) Marketing
3 3 (4.41%) Multimedia
3 3 (4.41%) Advertising
4 2 (2.94%) Law
4 2 (2.94%) Legal
4 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.94%) Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Retail
5 1 (1.47%) Local Government
5 1 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.47%) Automotive
5 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.47%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 36 (52.94%) Developer
2 11 (16.18%) Analyst
2 11 (16.18%) C# Developer
2 11 (16.18%) SharePoint Developer
3 9 (13.24%) .NET Developer
4 8 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (10.29%) Business Analyst
6 6 (8.82%) Consultant
7 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Developer
7 5 (7.35%) CRM Developer
7 5 (7.35%) Windows 8 Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Coordinator
9 3 (4.41%) Applications Developer
9 3 (4.41%) UI Developer
9 3 (4.41%) UI Programmer
10 2 (2.94%) BizTalk Developer
10 2 (2.94%) Administrator
10 2 (2.94%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (2.94%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (35.29%) .NET
2 18 (26.47%) XML
3 12 (17.65%) WCF
3 12 (17.65%) Web Services
4 10 (14.71%) SOAP
5 8 (11.76%) Reactive Extensions
5 8 (11.76%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 7 (10.29%) ASP.NET
7 5 (7.35%) WinRT
7 5 (7.35%) WF
8 4 (5.88%) Silverlight
8 4 (5.88%) HTML
9 3 (4.41%) jQuery
10 2 (2.94%) J2EE
10 2 (2.94%) XSD
10 2 (2.94%) XSLT
11 1 (1.47%) XML Schema
11 1 (1.47%) Hibernate
11 1 (1.47%) ActiveMQ
11 1 (1.47%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.47%) AS400
2 1 (1.47%) VLE
2 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.47%) Data Extraction
2 1 (1.47%) Open Source
2 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.47%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 18 (26.47%) Windows
2 5 (7.35%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.59%) CRM
2 10 (14.71%) MVVM
3 9 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (10.29%) TDD
5 6 (8.82%) Migration
6 5 (7.35%) Operations Management
6 5 (7.35%) Data Migration
7 4 (5.88%) Test Scripting
7 4 (5.88%) Use Case
8 3 (4.41%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (4.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (4.41%) Risk Management
8 3 (4.41%) Workflow Management
8 3 (4.41%) Business Analysis
8 3 (4.41%) Document Management
8 3 (4.41%) E-Commerce
8 3 (4.41%) ERP
8 3 (4.41%) UML
8 3 (4.41%) Project Management
9 2 (2.94%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (39.71%) C#
2 8 (11.76%) SQL
3 5 (7.35%) XAML
4 4 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.41%) Java
6 2 (2.94%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.47%) Apex Code
7 1 (1.47%) IronPython
7 1 (1.47%) PHP
7 1 (1.47%) VBScript
7 1 (1.47%) VB
7 1 (1.47%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.47%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (10.29%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.35%) Degree
3 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.41%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.47%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (1.47%) VCAP
5 1 (1.47%) CISA
5 1 (1.47%) CISM
5 1 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.47%) MCITP
5 1 (1.47%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
5 1 (1.47%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (1.47%) ISEB
5 1 (1.47%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (5.88%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.94%) QA
3 1 (1.47%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (1.47%) vSphere
1 1 (1.47%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.47%) Puppet
2 1 (1.47%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.82%) Oracle
2 6 (8.82%) SAP
3 2 (2.94%) Business Objects
3 2 (2.94%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.47%) Open Text
4 1 (1.47%) VMware
4 1 (1.47%) Minitab
4 1 (1.47%) AppSense
4 1 (1.47%) Siebel
4 1 (1.47%) IBM
4 1 (1.47%) HP
4 1 (1.47%) Citrix
4 1 (1.47%) NetApp
4 1 (1.47%) JD Edwards
Essex
X4 Group
Rate: £300 - 350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Real Staffing
Rate: £375 - £475 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 16 days ago