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 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
Workforce Management (WFM)
Rank 534 492 530
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +38
Contract jobs citing WFM 47 93 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.20% 0.090%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.26% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 28 13
Average daily rate £450 £431 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £210 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £563 £516
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £8.19 £11.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.59% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £8.19 £11.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-25.59% -8.33%
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
37890 36304 35043
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.52% 78.00% 77.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 25127 23515 21575
Average daily rate £430 £425 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £287 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1065 983 1106
Average hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.72 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.33 £48.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +3 13 £413 -4.34% 3
East Midlands 0 13 £665 +129.31%
West Midlands -26 6 £313 -37.50% 4
London -11 4 £294 -44.04% 1
North West -16 4 £450 -
North East - 4 £650 - 1
Midlands - 2 - -
Yorkshire -18 1 £650 -13.33% 3
WFM
UK

WFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 17 (20.73%) MS Excel
2 16 (19.51%) Project Management
3 15 (18.29%) Finance
4 14 (17.07%) Data Modelling
4 14 (17.07%) MS Office
5 12 (14.63%) Retail
6 11 (13.41%) SAP
6 11 (13.41%) PRINCE2
6 11 (13.41%) CRM
7 10 (12.20%) Microsoft
8 9 (10.98%) Cisco
8 9 (10.98%) Genesys
8 9 (10.98%) .NET
8 9 (10.98%) Telecoms
8 9 (10.98%) Business Analysis
8 9 (10.98%) MS PowerPoint
9 8 (9.76%) Security Cleared
9 8 (9.76%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (9.76%) Data Centre
9 8 (9.76%) Management Information System
9 8 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (9.76%) Kronos
9 8 (9.76%) SQL Server
10 7 (8.54%) ITIL
10 7 (8.54%) ERP
10 7 (8.54%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (8.54%) Quality Management
10 7 (8.54%) Verint
10 7 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (8.54%) QA

WFM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 5 (6.10%) Node.js
2 2 (2.44%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.22%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.22%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 17 (20.73%) MS Excel
2 14 (17.07%) MS Office
3 9 (10.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (4.88%) MS Visio
5 2 (2.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (6.10%) SAP IS-U
2 3 (3.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.66%) Radian6
2 3 (3.66%) SAP WM
3 2 (2.44%) SAP PM
4 1 (1.22%) Minerva
4 1 (1.22%) SAP xRPM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.10%) Radio Access Network
2 4 (4.88%) CTI
3 3 (3.66%) 3G
3 3 (3.66%) 4G
3 3 (3.66%) Firewall
3 3 (3.66%) LTE
3 3 (3.66%) Unified Communications
3 3 (3.66%) VPN
4 2 (2.44%) 2G
4 2 (2.44%) WPA
5 1 (1.22%) CDMA
5 1 (1.22%) GPRS
5 1 (1.22%) GSM
5 1 (1.22%) Intranet
5 1 (1.22%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.10%) CouchDB
2 5 (6.10%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (6.10%) MongoDB
3 4 (4.88%) GIS
4 3 (3.66%) MS Access
4 3 (3.66%) SAP HANA
5 2 (2.44%) Big Data
5 2 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.22%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 15 (18.29%) Finance
2 12 (14.63%) Retail
3 9 (10.98%) Telecoms
4 6 (7.32%) Legal
5 4 (4.88%) Banking
6 2 (2.44%) Back Office
6 2 (2.44%) Danish Language
6 2 (2.44%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 17 (20.73%) Analyst
2 16 (19.51%) Project Manager
3 9 (10.98%) Business Analyst
4 7 (8.54%) Architect
4 7 (8.54%) Retail Business Analyst
5 6 (7.32%) Coordinator
6 5 (6.10%) Transition Manager
7 4 (4.88%) Avaya Specialist
7 4 (4.88%) Consultant
7 4 (4.88%) Delivery Manager
7 4 (4.88%) Governance Manager
7 4 (4.88%) Project Governance Manager
7 4 (4.88%) RAN Engineer
7 4 (4.88%) Resource Analyst
7 4 (4.88%) Senior Manager
7 4 (4.88%) Senior Project Manager
7 4 (4.88%) Service Manager
7 4 (4.88%) Service Transition Manager
7 4 (4.88%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.66%) .NET Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.98%) .NET
2 5 (6.10%) AngularJS
2 5 (6.10%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (6.10%) HTML
2 5 (6.10%) HTML5
2 5 (6.10%) RESTful
2 5 (6.10%) SAML
2 5 (6.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (6.10%) Velocity
3 3 (3.66%) Middleware
3 3 (3.66%) SAP MI
4 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.22%) Classic ASP
4 1 (1.22%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.76%) Data Centre
1 8 (9.76%) Management Information System
2 7 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.88%) Data Integration
3 4 (4.88%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.88%) Social Media
4 3 (3.66%) IVR
4 3 (3.66%) Smart Meter
5 2 (2.44%) NHS
5 2 (2.44%) PMI
6 1 (1.22%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.22%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.22%) FMCG
6 1 (1.22%) iPad
6 1 (1.22%) iPhone
6 1 (1.22%) Statistics
6 1 (1.22%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.10%) Windows
2 3 (3.66%) Windows 7
2 3 (3.66%) Windows XP
3 2 (2.44%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.51%) Project Management
2 14 (17.07%) Data Modelling
3 11 (13.41%) CRM
3 11 (13.41%) PRINCE2
4 9 (10.98%) Business Analysis
5 8 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (9.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (8.54%) ERP
6 7 (8.54%) ITIL
6 7 (8.54%) Quality Management
6 7 (8.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (7.32%) Business Transformation
7 6 (7.32%) Coaching
8 5 (6.10%) Fault Management
8 5 (6.10%) Line Management
8 5 (6.10%) Scrum
9 4 (4.88%) Information Security
9 4 (4.88%) Programme Management
9 4 (4.88%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (4.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.88%) ABAP
1 4 (4.88%) C#
1 4 (4.88%) SQL
2 3 (3.66%) Java
3 2 (2.44%) C
4 1 (1.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.22%) VB
4 1 (1.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (9.76%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.88%) Degree
2 4 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (3.66%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.44%) HNC
4 2 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.44%) MBA
4 2 (2.44%) PMP
4 2 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (2.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.54%) QA
2 3 (3.66%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (3.66%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (1.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (6.10%) Cisco IPCC
2 2 (2.44%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (2.44%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (1.22%) OPNET
3 1 (1.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (13.41%) SAP
2 10 (12.20%) Microsoft
3 9 (10.98%) Cisco
3 9 (10.98%) Genesys
4 8 (9.76%) Kronos
5 7 (8.54%) Verint
6 6 (7.32%) Avaya
7 5 (6.10%) Citrix
8 4 (4.88%) Cramer
8 4 (4.88%) EMC
8 4 (4.88%) Ericsson
8 4 (4.88%) Huawei
8 4 (4.88%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 4 (4.88%) Nortel
9 3 (3.66%) Remedy
9 3 (3.66%) Syclo
10 2 (2.44%) BT
10 2 (2.44%) ClickSoftware Technologies
10 2 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (1.22%) Cerion
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