The table below looks at the statistics for WFM skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WFM over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Workforce Management (WFM)
Rank 499 504 513
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Contract jobs citing WFM 80 47 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.10% 0.047%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.14% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 12 5
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£300 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £321 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £294 £450 £325
% change year-on-year
-34.72% +38.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £10.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.50 £12.00 -
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37095 34787 31991
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.83% 74.29% 72.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 24706 21803 19148
Average daily rate £425 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1033 1077 1341
Average hourly rate £24.00 £26.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.43% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

WFM
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

WFM Jobs Demand Trend in England

WFM
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

WFM Daily Rate Trend in England

WFM
Daily Rate Histogram in England

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

WFM Daily Rate Histogram in England

WFM
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

WFM Hourly Rate Trend in England

WFM
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WFM within the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +18 13 £375 - 1
West Midlands -7 13 £500 +42.85% 1
South East -29 13 £425 -8.10%
North West - 13 £288 - 3
Yorkshire -3 9 £360 +176.92%
East of England - 6 £210 - 2
East Midlands - 2 £263 - 2
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WFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing WFM 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 WFM.

1 57 (39.58%) Telecoms
2 33 (22.92%) IVR
3 30 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (20.14%) Line Management
5 28 (19.44%) SLA
6 25 (17.36%) Ericsson
6 25 (17.36%) MS Excel
6 25 (17.36%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 24 (16.67%) Verint
8 23 (15.97%) RNC
9 22 (15.28%) Radio Access Network
9 22 (15.28%) Microsoft
10 21 (14.58%) GSM
10 21 (14.58%) SDH
10 21 (14.58%) UMTS
10 21 (14.58%) Ethernet
10 21 (14.58%) ATM
11 18 (12.50%) PBX
12 17 (11.81%) Project Management
12 17 (11.81%) Analytical Skills
13 16 (11.11%) Finance
13 16 (11.11%) Genesys
14 14 (9.72%) CMS
14 14 (9.72%) Data Analysis
15 13 (9.03%) Management Information System
16 12 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
17 11 (7.64%) Avaya
17 11 (7.64%) CRM
17 11 (7.64%) Migration
17 11 (7.64%) Retail

WFM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing WFM 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 WFM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (9.72%) CMS
2 3 (2.08%) WebLogic
2 3 (2.08%) IIS
2 3 (2.08%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.39%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.39%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 25 (17.36%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.86%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.08%) MS Office
5 2 (1.39%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.69%) MS Project
6 1 (0.69%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 2 (1.39%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.69%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.69%) SaaS
1 1 (0.69%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 23 (15.97%) RNC
2 22 (15.28%) Radio Access Network
3 21 (14.58%) ATM
3 21 (14.58%) GSM
3 21 (14.58%) SDH
3 21 (14.58%) UMTS
3 21 (14.58%) Ethernet
4 18 (12.50%) PBX
5 6 (4.17%) WAN
6 5 (3.47%) IP Telephony
6 5 (3.47%) MPLS
7 4 (2.78%) Firewall
8 3 (2.08%) SMTP
8 3 (2.08%) Broadband
8 3 (2.08%) FTP
8 3 (2.08%) HTTP
8 3 (2.08%) DNS
8 3 (2.08%) HTTPS
8 3 (2.08%) SSL
8 3 (2.08%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 7 (4.86%) SAP BI
3 4 (2.78%) EDRMS
4 3 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.08%) Crystal Enterprise
4 3 (2.08%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.39%) StarTeam
General
1 57 (39.58%) Telecoms
2 16 (11.11%) Finance
3 11 (7.64%) Retail
4 5 (3.47%) Banking
5 4 (2.78%) Legal
6 3 (2.08%) Back Office
7 2 (1.39%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.69%) Billing
8 1 (0.69%) Front Office
8 1 (0.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 45 (31.25%) Analyst
2 21 (14.58%) Field Engineer
3 14 (9.72%) Business Analyst
4 13 (9.03%) Project Manager
5 7 (4.86%) Coordinator
6 6 (4.17%) Architect
6 6 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 5 (3.47%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (3.47%) Telephony Engineer
7 5 (3.47%) Business Manager
8 4 (2.78%) Change Manager
8 4 (2.78%) Developer
8 4 (2.78%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 3 (2.08%) Ruby Developer
9 3 (2.08%) Genesys Engineer
9 3 (2.08%) Telephony Analyst
9 3 (2.08%) Programmer
9 3 (2.08%) Programme Manager
9 3 (2.08%) Systems Engineer
10 2 (1.39%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.78%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (2.08%) ODBC
3 1 (0.69%) LAMP
3 1 (0.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 33 (22.92%) IVR
2 17 (11.81%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (9.03%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.47%) Open Source
4 5 (3.47%) Social Media
4 5 (3.47%) Streaming Media
5 2 (1.39%) PMI
5 2 (1.39%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.39%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.39%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.39%) iPhone
5 2 (1.39%) iPad
6 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.69%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.69%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.69%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.86%) Windows
2 5 (3.47%) Windows XP
3 4 (2.78%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (20.14%) Line Management
3 17 (11.81%) Project Management
4 14 (9.72%) Data Analysis
5 12 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (7.64%) CRM
6 11 (7.64%) Migration
6 11 (7.64%) Risk Assessment
7 9 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (5.56%) Analytics
9 7 (4.86%) Change Control
10 6 (4.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 6 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (4.17%) Business Analysis
10 6 (4.17%) PRINCE2
10 6 (4.17%) Change Management
11 5 (3.47%) Programme Management
11 5 (3.47%) Risk Management
11 5 (3.47%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.47%) Ruby
2 2 (1.39%) VB
3 1 (0.69%) Python
3 1 (0.69%) Erlang
3 1 (0.69%) C
3 1 (0.69%) C#
3 1 (0.69%) C++
3 1 (0.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (3.47%) PMI Certification
2 3 (2.08%) PMP
3 2 (1.39%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.39%) CAPM
3 2 (1.39%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.69%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (19.44%) SLA
2 1 (0.69%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.39%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (1.39%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (1.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (1.39%) Cisco IPCC
1 2 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (17.36%) Ericsson
1 25 (17.36%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 24 (16.67%) Verint
3 22 (15.28%) Microsoft
4 16 (11.11%) Genesys
5 11 (7.64%) Avaya
6 10 (6.94%) Nortel
7 7 (4.86%) SAP
8 6 (4.17%) Cisco
9 5 (3.47%) Cognos
9 5 (3.47%) HP
9 5 (3.47%) Remedy
9 5 (3.47%) BT
10 4 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (2.78%) Citrix
10 4 (2.78%) Oracle
11 3 (2.08%) Sybase
11 3 (2.08%) Business Objects
12 2 (1.39%) Empirix
12 2 (1.39%) Cramer
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