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 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Workflow
Rank 47 40 29
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -11
Contract jobs citing Workflow 1 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.25% 2.09% 2.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 2.65% 3.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 0
Average daily rate £500 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £30.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year
-43.33% +110.52%
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
314 339 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 78.11% 78.84% 66.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 231 90
Average daily rate £450 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £662 £550 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 16 14
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% -4.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £20.35 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £64.00 £47.40 £47.33
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 11 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
Preston -2 1 £500 +112.76%
Workflow
North West

Workflow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 18 (94.74%) CRM
2 17 (89.47%) Unix
2 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
2 17 (89.47%) MVS
2 17 (89.47%) Middleware
3 14 (73.68%) Finance
4 8 (42.11%) UML
4 8 (42.11%) SSADM
4 8 (42.11%) DSDM
5 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
5 5 (26.32%) RAD
5 5 (26.32%) ATM
5 5 (26.32%) ISDN
5 5 (26.32%) VoIP
5 5 (26.32%) Ethernet
5 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
6 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
6 3 (15.79%) Data Architecture
6 3 (15.79%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (15.79%) Data Integration
7 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
7 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
7 2 (10.53%) Data Mining
8 1 (5.26%) .NET
8 1 (5.26%) ITIL
8 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
8 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
8 1 (5.26%) Migration
8 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
8 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing

Workflow
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) ATM
1 5 (26.32%) Ethernet
1 5 (26.32%) ISDN
1 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
1 5 (26.32%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Data Mining
General
1 14 (73.68%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Architect
2 6 (31.58%) Systems Manager
2 6 (31.58%) Technical Architect
3 5 (26.32%) Data Manager
4 4 (21.05%) Data Architect
4 4 (21.05%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Business Solution Architect
5 1 (5.26%) CRM Architect
5 1 (5.26%) CRM Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Migration Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Problem Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Integrator
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Unix Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (89.47%) Middleware
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.79%) Data Integration
3 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (89.47%) MVS
1 17 (89.47%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) CRM
2 8 (42.11%) DSDM
2 8 (42.11%) SSADM
2 8 (42.11%) UML
3 5 (26.32%) RAD
4 3 (15.79%) Data Architecture
4 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) Case Management
5 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL
5 1 (5.26%) Manual Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Migration
5 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Workflow Management
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) APMP
2 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Microsoft