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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Workforce Management (WFM)
Rank 528 512 532
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +20
Contract jobs citing WFM 67 73 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.14% 0.082%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.19% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 36 19
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£425 £403 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% -17.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £268 £369
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £510 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £394 £500
% change year-on-year
+7.93% -21.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £50.00 £13.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+284.61% +30.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £13.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year
+284.61% +30.00%
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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
41497 39075 36704
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 78.31% 76.38% 75.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 27575 24692 22997
Average daily rate £425 £413 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1127 1093 1036
Average hourly rate £31.00 £24.12 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.52% -19.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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
South East -4 29 £425 +9.67% 2
East of England +14 15 £425 -3.40% 1
South West -7 7 £525 +11.70% 3
London -12 6 £230 -46.04% 4
North West - 4 £425 - 3
West Midlands +5 3 £700 +133.33% 4
Yorkshire -33 3 £525 +90.90%
North East -36 2 £525 +5.00%
East Midlands - 1 - -
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WFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 32 (26.02%) Stakeholder Management
2 17 (13.82%) Project Management
2 17 (13.82%) PRINCE2
2 17 (13.82%) Retail
3 15 (12.20%) ITIL
4 14 (11.38%) SQL
4 14 (11.38%) Security Cleared
5 13 (10.57%) Finance
6 9 (7.32%) Avaya
6 9 (7.32%) Management Information System
6 9 (7.32%) Telecoms
6 9 (7.32%) SQL Server
6 9 (7.32%) Windows
6 9 (7.32%) MS Excel
6 9 (7.32%) SC Cleared
6 9 (7.32%) QA
6 9 (7.32%) Kronos
6 9 (7.32%) Business Analysis
6 9 (7.32%) Verint
7 8 (6.50%) Business Transformation
7 8 (6.50%) IVR
7 8 (6.50%) Microsoft
7 8 (6.50%) Oracle
8 7 (5.69%) SAP
8 7 (5.69%) PBX
8 7 (5.69%) Change Management
8 7 (5.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (5.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (5.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (5.69%) Business Intelligence Development Studio

WFM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 4 (3.25%) CMS
2 2 (1.63%) JBoss
2 2 (1.63%) Lync
2 2 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (1.63%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 9 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.88%) MS Office
3 4 (3.25%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.81%) Mingle
5 1 (0.81%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.44%) SAP WM
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle Payroll
2 1 (0.81%) Maximo
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle Utilities
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.69%) PBX
2 5 (4.07%) VoIP
2 5 (4.07%) DPNSS
2 5 (4.07%) QSIG
3 4 (3.25%) Network Security
4 3 (2.44%) Radio Access Network
4 3 (2.44%) IP Telephony
4 3 (2.44%) RNC
4 3 (2.44%) Ethernet
4 3 (2.44%) SDH
4 3 (2.44%) UMTS
4 3 (2.44%) ATM
4 3 (2.44%) GSM
5 2 (1.63%) DHCP
5 2 (1.63%) Firewall
5 2 (1.63%) DNS
6 1 (0.81%) SAN
6 1 (0.81%) Intranet
6 1 (0.81%) Internet
6 1 (0.81%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.69%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 7 (5.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (5.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (5.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (3.25%) SAP HANA
4 3 (2.44%) Big Data
5 2 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.63%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.81%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.81%) SAP BI
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.81%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.63%) Eclipse
1 2 (1.63%) Maven
2 1 (0.81%) Redmine
General
1 17 (13.82%) Retail
2 13 (10.57%) Finance
3 9 (7.32%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.07%) Back Office
5 3 (2.44%) Multimedia
5 3 (2.44%) Banking
6 2 (1.63%) Billing
7 1 (0.81%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.81%) Marketing
7 1 (0.81%) Online Betting
7 1 (0.81%) Advertising
7 1 (0.81%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (19.51%) Project Manager
2 23 (18.70%) Analyst
3 18 (14.63%) Business Analyst
4 15 (12.20%) Developer
5 13 (10.57%) Architect
6 7 (5.69%) SQL Developer
6 7 (5.69%) Resource Manager
7 6 (4.88%) Planning Manager
8 5 (4.07%) Consultant
9 4 (3.25%) Coordinator
9 4 (3.25%) Technical Architect
9 4 (3.25%) Designer
9 4 (3.25%) Windows Engineer
10 3 (2.44%) SAP Architect
10 3 (2.44%) Business Change Analyst
10 3 (2.44%) Test Leader
10 3 (2.44%) Change Analyst
10 3 (2.44%) SAP Technical Architect
10 3 (2.44%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (2.44%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.25%) .NET
2 3 (2.44%) SAP MI
3 2 (1.63%) jQuery
3 2 (1.63%) HTML
3 2 (1.63%) JCE
3 2 (1.63%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.81%) CSS
4 1 (0.81%) SOAP
4 1 (0.81%) Web Services
4 1 (0.81%) WAP
4 1 (0.81%) Classic ASP
4 1 (0.81%) HTML5
4 1 (0.81%) CSS3
4 1 (0.81%) Ajax
4 1 (0.81%) Dojo
4 1 (0.81%) WCF
4 1 (0.81%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.32%) Management Information System
2 8 (6.50%) IVR
3 7 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.44%) PKI
4 3 (2.44%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.63%) User Experience
5 2 (1.63%) NHS
6 1 (0.81%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.81%) PMI
6 1 (0.81%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.81%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.81%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.81%) iPhone
6 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.32%) Windows
2 6 (4.88%) Windows 7
3 4 (3.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.44%) Windows XP
4 3 (2.44%) Linux
4 3 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.63%) UNIX
5 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.81%) Android
6 1 (0.81%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (0.81%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.81%) AIX
6 1 (0.81%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (26.02%) Stakeholder Management
2 17 (13.82%) PRINCE2
2 17 (13.82%) Project Management
3 15 (12.20%) ITIL
4 9 (7.32%) Business Analysis
5 8 (6.50%) Business Transformation
6 7 (5.69%) Analytics
6 7 (5.69%) Change Management
7 6 (4.88%) ERP
7 6 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (4.07%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (4.07%) Change Control
8 5 (4.07%) Stakeholder Analysis
9 4 (3.25%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (3.25%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (2.44%) PRINCE
10 3 (2.44%) Risk Management
10 3 (2.44%) CRM
10 3 (2.44%) Resource Management
10 3 (2.44%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.38%) SQL
2 5 (4.07%) Java
3 3 (2.44%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.44%) ABAP
4 2 (1.63%) VBScript
4 2 (1.63%) VB
4 2 (1.63%) C#
5 1 (0.81%) VBA
5 1 (0.81%) PHP
5 1 (0.81%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (11.38%) Security Cleared
2 9 (7.32%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.88%) DV Cleared
4 5 (4.07%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (3.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.63%) Degree
7 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.81%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.81%) MCTS
7 1 (0.81%) MCP
7 1 (0.81%) CCIE
7 1 (0.81%) CCNP
7 1 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.32%) QA
2 5 (4.07%) SLA
3 1 (0.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (4.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.63%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (1.63%) DFS Replication
2 2 (1.63%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (4.88%) SCCM
2 4 (3.25%) SCOM
3 2 (1.63%) SCVMM
3 2 (1.63%) WSUS
3 2 (1.63%) SCOrch
3 2 (1.63%) SCSM
4 1 (0.81%) BMC Performance Manager
4 1 (0.81%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.81%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.81%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (0.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.81%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.81%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (0.81%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 9 (7.32%) Avaya
1 9 (7.32%) Kronos
1 9 (7.32%) Verint
2 8 (6.50%) Oracle
2 8 (6.50%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.69%) SAP
4 3 (2.44%) Cisco
4 3 (2.44%) Ericsson
4 3 (2.44%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 3 (2.44%) Genesys
4 3 (2.44%) Syclo
5 2 (1.63%) Oneserve
5 2 (1.63%) JDA
5 2 (1.63%) CheckPoint
5 2 (1.63%) Symantec
5 2 (1.63%) Nortel
6 1 (0.81%) Citrix
6 1 (0.81%) HP
6 1 (0.81%) IBM
6 1 (0.81%) Remedy
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