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 6 July 2015 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Workforce Management (WFM)
Rank 515 512 526
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Contract jobs citing WFM 60 51 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.11% 0.052%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.14% 0.069%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 27 12
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£374 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.54% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £272 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £510 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £388 £425
% change year-on-year
-9.67% -8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Average hourly rate £20.50 £12.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.83% +20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £12.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year
+70.83% +20.00%
WFM
UK

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
38658 36620 33487
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.68% 76.48% 75.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 25452 23207 20579
Average daily rate £415 £405 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.46% -2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1039 1110 1023
Average hourly rate £27.50 £26.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% -16.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £48.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 2015. 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 +12 15 £475 +18.01% 6
East of England +8 10 £419 -1.47%
North East -20 8 £325 -38.09%
South East -21 8 £425 +9.67% 5
South West -6 6 - - 2
Yorkshire -22 5 £300 +33.33%
North West -14 4 £295 - 4
West Midlands -4 3 £350 +16.66%
East Midlands - 1 £375 - 1
WFM
UK

WFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 56 (35.90%) Telecoms
2 55 (35.26%) SLA
3 48 (30.77%) Ericsson
3 48 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (30.13%) RNC
4 47 (30.13%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 47 (30.13%) Radio Access Network
4 47 (30.13%) Line Management
4 47 (30.13%) ATM
4 47 (30.13%) GSM
4 47 (30.13%) SDH
4 47 (30.13%) UMTS
4 47 (30.13%) Ethernet
5 24 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (8.33%) Finance
6 13 (8.33%) MS Excel
7 12 (7.69%) SQL
7 12 (7.69%) Security Cleared
8 11 (7.05%) Verint
8 11 (7.05%) Microsoft
9 10 (6.41%) Management Information System
10 9 (5.77%) SQL Server
10 9 (5.77%) Retail
11 8 (5.13%) Windows
11 8 (5.13%) Change Management
11 8 (5.13%) Avaya
12 7 (4.49%) Project Management
12 7 (4.49%) MS Visio
12 7 (4.49%) Kronos
12 7 (4.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services

WFM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 2 (1.28%) JBoss
1 2 (1.28%) CMS
1 2 (1.28%) Lync
1 2 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.64%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.64%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.64%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 13 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.49%) MS Visio
3 6 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (3.21%) MS Office
5 1 (0.64%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Oracle Payroll
1 1 (0.64%) Maximo
1 1 (0.64%) SAP xRPM
Communications & Networking
1 47 (30.13%) SDH
1 47 (30.13%) UMTS
1 47 (30.13%) Ethernet
1 47 (30.13%) ATM
1 47 (30.13%) GSM
1 47 (30.13%) RNC
1 47 (30.13%) Radio Access Network
2 5 (3.21%) PBX
3 3 (1.92%) DPNSS
3 3 (1.92%) QSIG
3 3 (1.92%) VoIP
4 2 (1.28%) DHCP
4 2 (1.28%) DNS
4 2 (1.28%) Network Security
4 2 (1.28%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.64%) LTE
5 1 (0.64%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (0.64%) Firewall
5 1 (0.64%) Intranet
5 1 (0.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.77%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (4.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (4.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (4.49%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 2 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.64%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.64%) MySQL
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.28%) Eclipse
1 2 (1.28%) Maven
General
1 56 (35.90%) Telecoms
2 13 (8.33%) Finance
3 9 (5.77%) Retail
4 5 (3.21%) Back Office
5 4 (2.56%) Banking
6 1 (0.64%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.64%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.64%) Billing
6 1 (0.64%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.64%) Marketing
6 1 (0.64%) Legal
6 1 (0.64%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 47 (30.13%) Field Engineer
2 17 (10.90%) Project Manager
3 15 (9.62%) Developer
4 14 (8.97%) Analyst
5 11 (7.05%) Architect
6 8 (5.13%) Business Analyst
7 7 (4.49%) SQL Developer
8 5 (3.21%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (3.21%) Resource Manager
8 5 (3.21%) Planning Manager
9 4 (2.56%) Windows Engineer
9 4 (2.56%) Test Leader
10 3 (1.92%) Service Performance Analyst
10 3 (1.92%) Change Analyst
10 3 (1.92%) Services Delivery Analyst
10 3 (1.92%) Performance Analyst
10 3 (1.92%) Business Change Analyst
10 3 (1.92%) Consultant
10 3 (1.92%) Programme Manager
10 3 (1.92%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.56%) .NET
2 2 (1.28%) jQuery
2 2 (1.28%) HTML
2 2 (1.28%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.28%) JCE
3 1 (0.64%) Ajax
3 1 (0.64%) Dojo
3 1 (0.64%) WCF
3 1 (0.64%) WPF
3 1 (0.64%) CSS
3 1 (0.64%) SOAP
3 1 (0.64%) Web Services
3 1 (0.64%) HTML5
3 1 (0.64%) CSS3
3 1 (0.64%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.41%) Management Information System
2 7 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.21%) IVR
4 3 (1.92%) PKI
5 2 (1.28%) User Experience
5 2 (1.28%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.64%) PMI
6 1 (0.64%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.64%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.13%) Windows
2 5 (3.21%) Windows 7
3 3 (1.92%) Windows XP
3 3 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.28%) Linux
5 1 (0.64%) UNIX
5 1 (0.64%) AIX
5 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.64%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (30.13%) Line Management
3 24 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (5.13%) Change Management
5 7 (4.49%) Project Management
5 7 (4.49%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (3.85%) PRINCE2
7 5 (3.21%) ITIL
7 5 (3.21%) Business Transformation
8 4 (2.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (2.56%) Capacity Management
8 4 (2.56%) Test Scripting
8 4 (2.56%) Workflow
9 3 (1.92%) Validation
9 3 (1.92%) Service Delivery
9 3 (1.92%) Load Balancing
9 3 (1.92%) CRM
9 3 (1.92%) Time Management
9 3 (1.92%) Analytics
10 2 (1.28%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (7.69%) SQL
2 3 (1.92%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.28%) C#
3 2 (1.28%) Java
3 2 (1.28%) VBScript
3 2 (1.28%) VB
4 1 (0.64%) ABAP
4 1 (0.64%) VBA
4 1 (0.64%) PHP
4 1 (0.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 6 (3.85%) DV Cleared
3 4 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.28%) Degree
5 1 (0.64%) MCP
5 1 (0.64%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (35.26%) SLA
2 3 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.28%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (1.28%) DFS Replication
2 2 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (3.21%) SCCM
2 3 (1.92%) SCOM
3 2 (1.28%) SCVMM
3 2 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.28%) SCOrch
3 2 (1.28%) SCSM
3 2 (1.28%) WSUS
4 1 (0.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.64%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (0.64%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.64%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 48 (30.77%) Ericsson
2 47 (30.13%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 11 (7.05%) Verint
3 11 (7.05%) Microsoft
4 8 (5.13%) Avaya
5 7 (4.49%) Kronos
6 6 (3.85%) Oracle
7 5 (3.21%) JDA
8 4 (2.56%) Genesys
9 3 (1.92%) Remedy
9 3 (1.92%) Cisco
9 3 (1.92%) RedPrairie
10 2 (1.28%) Symantec
10 2 (1.28%) Oneserve
10 2 (1.28%) SAP
10 2 (1.28%) Nortel
11 1 (0.64%) Citrix
11 1 (0.64%) HP
11 1 (0.64%) Business Objects
11 1 (0.64%) McAfee
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