The first table below looks at the demand for Workflow skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Workflow over the 3 months to 18 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 Essex 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Workflow
Rank 62 30 38
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +8
Contract jobs citing Workflow 4 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.53% 2.68% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 3.91% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 2
Average daily rate £394 £325 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.15% -7.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £221 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £450 £352
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £390
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £30.00 £17.31
% change year-on-year
-46.66% +73.31%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
575 281 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 75.96% 68.37% 66.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 142 145
Average daily rate £400 £330 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £215 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £451 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 55 39
Average hourly rate £37.50 £33.00 £27.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +19.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £27.48 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £46.00 £43.82
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Workflow
East of England

Workflow
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Workflow Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Workflow
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Workflow Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Workflow
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Workflow across the Essex region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Workflow Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Workflow
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Workflow Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Workflow
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Workflow within the Essex region over the 3 months to 18 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
Basildon +1 3 £394 +5.00%
Braintree - - - -
Brentwood - - - -
Workflow
East of England

Workflow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 6 (46.15%) SharePoint
2 5 (38.46%) Operations Management
2 5 (38.46%) InfoPath
2 5 (38.46%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (30.77%) Finance
4 3 (23.08%) CRM
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
5 2 (15.38%) SAP
5 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle
5 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (7.69%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Marketing
6 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
6 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
6 1 (7.69%) Degree
6 1 (7.69%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
6 1 (7.69%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (7.69%) SAP ERP
6 1 (7.69%) Test Management
6 1 (7.69%) Magento
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
6 1 (7.69%) Local Government
6 1 (7.69%) Legal
6 1 (7.69%) Publishing
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (7.69%) Minitab

Workflow
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 6 (46.15%) SharePoint
2 5 (38.46%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) InfoPath
2 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
3 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (7.69%) SAP ERP
2 1 (7.69%) Magento
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Local Government
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
2 1 (7.69%) Publishing
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
1 5 (38.46%) SharePoint Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Test Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Defect Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) ERP Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
1 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Operations Management
2 3 (23.08%) CRM
3 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) Test Management
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) E-business
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.69%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) Six Sigma
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
1 1 (7.69%) Six Sigma Black Belt
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) SAP
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Minitab
2 1 (7.69%) JD Edwards