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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Workflow
Rank 46 24 32
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +8
Contract jobs citing Workflow 2 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.49% 2.05% 3.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 3.28% 5.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 6
Average daily rate
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- £338 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.15 £36.07 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-74.62% +20.21%
Workflow
North West

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
293 122 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 71.12% 62.56% 62.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 54 137
Average daily rate £425 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 6 12
Average hourly rate £63.00 £18.72 £51.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+236.62% -63.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

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
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Workflow within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
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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
Blackpool - - - -
Workflow
North West

Workflow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (50.00%) CRM
1 10 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (50.00%) Middleware
1 10 (50.00%) Finance
2 9 (45.00%) MVS
2 9 (45.00%) UNIX
3 7 (35.00%) SQL
4 6 (30.00%) Oracle
4 6 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (30.00%) PL/SQL
4 6 (30.00%) Informatica
4 6 (30.00%) PowerCenter
4 6 (30.00%) ETL
4 6 (30.00%) Migration
4 6 (30.00%) Oracle Workflow
4 6 (30.00%) Velocity
4 6 (30.00%) BusinessObjects XI
4 6 (30.00%) Customer Engagement
4 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 6 (30.00%) Shell Script
4 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (20.00%) Data Architecture
5 4 (20.00%) Reference Data
5 4 (20.00%) Data Integration
6 2 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (10.00%) .NET
6 2 (10.00%) Web Services
6 2 (10.00%) XML
6 2 (10.00%) Windows

Workflow
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (30.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (5.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (30.00%) PowerCenter
1 6 (30.00%) BusinessObjects XI
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Architect
2 8 (40.00%) Technical Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Informatica Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse Specialist
5 2 (10.00%) Informatica Specialist
5 2 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Identity Management Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Trainer
6 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) Middleware
2 6 (30.00%) Velocity
3 2 (10.00%) .NET
3 2 (10.00%) Web Services
3 2 (10.00%) XML
4 1 (5.00%) XML Schema
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.00%) SOAP
4 1 (5.00%) WPF
4 1 (5.00%) jQuery
4 1 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (20.00%) Reference Data
2 4 (20.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) UNIX
1 9 (45.00%) MVS
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 10 (50.00%) CRM
2 6 (30.00%) Customer Engagement
2 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 6 (30.00%) ETL
2 6 (30.00%) Migration
3 4 (20.00%) Data Architecture
4 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (5.00%) EAI
4 1 (5.00%) Scrum
4 1 (5.00%) Information Security
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Data Mapping
4 1 (5.00%) Change Management
4 1 (5.00%) Identity Management
4 1 (5.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 6 (30.00%) PL/SQL
2 6 (30.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (5.00%) C
4 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) Informatica
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle