The table below looks at the statistics for Workflow skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Workflow over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Workflow
Rank 51 24 29
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +5
Contract jobs citing Workflow 2 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.46% 2.95% 3.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 5.22% 5.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 4
Average daily rate
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£355 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% +4.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.21 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-73.70% +16.66%
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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 Lancashire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
299 134 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 68.89% 56.54% 61.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 60 150
Average daily rate £420 £320 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% -14.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £210 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £438 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 12 13
Average hourly rate £63.00 £30.00 £51.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.00% -41.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% +3.44%

Workflow
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Workflow Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Workflow
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Workflow Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Workflow
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Workflow Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Workflow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 10 (52.63%) CRM
1 10 (52.63%) Data Modelling
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
1 10 (52.63%) Middleware
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 9 (47.37%) MVS
2 9 (47.37%) UNIX
3 7 (36.84%) SQL
4 6 (31.58%) Oracle
4 6 (31.58%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (31.58%) PL/SQL
4 6 (31.58%) Informatica
4 6 (31.58%) PowerCenter
4 6 (31.58%) ETL
4 6 (31.58%) Migration
4 6 (31.58%) Oracle Workflow
4 6 (31.58%) Velocity
4 6 (31.58%) BusinessObjects XI
4 6 (31.58%) Customer Engagement
4 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 6 (31.58%) Shell Script
4 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (21.05%) Reference Data
5 4 (21.05%) Data Integration
5 4 (21.05%) Data Architecture
6 2 (10.53%) .NET
6 2 (10.53%) Web Services
6 2 (10.53%) Windows
6 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
6 2 (10.53%) C#

Workflow
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 (31.58%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (31.58%) PowerCenter
1 6 (31.58%) BusinessObjects XI
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Architect
2 8 (42.11%) Technical Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Informatica Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) Informatica Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Identity Management Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Trainer
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) Middleware
2 6 (31.58%) Velocity
3 2 (10.53%) .NET
3 2 (10.53%) Web Services
4 1 (5.26%) XML
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.26%) SOAP
4 1 (5.26%) WPF
4 1 (5.26%) jQuery
4 1 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (21.05%) Reference Data
2 4 (21.05%) Data Integration
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) UNIX
1 9 (47.37%) MVS
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) CRM
1 10 (52.63%) Data Modelling
2 6 (31.58%) ETL
2 6 (31.58%) Migration
2 6 (31.58%) Customer Engagement
2 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 4 (21.05%) Data Architecture
4 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
4 1 (5.26%) Scrum
4 1 (5.26%) Information Security
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
4 1 (5.26%) Identity Management
4 1 (5.26%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) PL/SQL
2 6 (31.58%) Shell Script
3 2 (10.53%) C#
4 1 (5.26%) C
4 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) Informatica
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle