The table below looks at the statistics for WFM skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WFM over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Workforce Management (WFM)
Rank 417 429 442
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +13
Contract jobs citing WFM 24 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.026% 0.029%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.031% 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 4
Median daily rate £460 £173 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+166.66% -63.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £163 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £775 £183 £524
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £425 £290
% change year-on-year
+8.23% +46.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £50.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
- +284.61%
WFM
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
19685 19203 19669
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.98% 83.25% 81.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 14097 13781 13947
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 199 218 246
Median hourly rate £24.72 £22.00 £21.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.36% +1.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.17 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.93 £52.05 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

WFM
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing WFM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

WFM Jobs Demand Trend in London

WFM
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

WFM Daily Rate Trend in London

WFM
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WFM across the London region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

WFM Daily Rate Histogram in London

WFM
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

WFM Hourly Rate Trend in London

WFM
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WFM within the London region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +12 3 £530 - 1
WFM
England

WFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WFM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for WFM.

1 12 (38.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (32.26%) Management Information System
2 10 (32.26%) Project Management
3 8 (25.81%) Logistics
4 7 (22.58%) PRINCE2
5 6 (19.35%) Oracle
5 6 (19.35%) Banking
5 6 (19.35%) Retail
5 6 (19.35%) Performance Management
6 5 (16.13%) IVR
6 5 (16.13%) Finance
6 5 (16.13%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (16.13%) CRM
6 5 (16.13%) Siebel
7 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
7 4 (12.90%) PMI
7 4 (12.90%) PMP
7 4 (12.90%) PMI Certification
7 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
7 4 (12.90%) SAP
7 4 (12.90%) ITIL
7 4 (12.90%) Change Management
7 4 (12.90%) Programme Management
7 4 (12.90%) Workforce Optimisation
7 4 (12.90%) Investment Banking
7 4 (12.90%) Workforce Management Optimization
7 4 (12.90%) Requirements Management
7 4 (12.90%) Data Mapping
8 3 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (9.68%) Migration

WFM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) CMS
2 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS Project
3 1 (3.23%) MS Office
3 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) SAP HR
2 1 (3.23%) Maximo
2 1 (3.23%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) CTI
1 1 (3.23%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.23%) MS Access
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) JIRA
General
1 6 (19.35%) Banking
1 6 (19.35%) Retail
2 5 (16.13%) Finance
3 4 (12.90%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Billing
4 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Analyst
2 8 (25.81%) Business Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Architect
4 4 (12.90%) HR Manager
4 4 (12.90%) Project Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Programme Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Siebel Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Siebel Business Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Supply Chain Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Customer Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) HR Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Junior
6 2 (6.45%) Junior Project Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.23%) ERP Architect
7 1 (3.23%) HR Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Report Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Senior PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (3.23%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Management Information System
2 5 (16.13%) IVR
3 4 (12.90%) PMI
4 1 (3.23%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (32.26%) Project Management
3 8 (25.81%) Logistics
4 7 (22.58%) PRINCE2
5 6 (19.35%) Performance Management
6 5 (16.13%) CRM
7 4 (12.90%) Change Management
7 4 (12.90%) Data Mapping
7 4 (12.90%) ITIL
7 4 (12.90%) Programme Management
7 4 (12.90%) Requirements Management
7 4 (12.90%) Workforce Management Optimization
7 4 (12.90%) Workforce Optimisation
8 3 (9.68%) Data Analysis
8 3 (9.68%) Migration
8 3 (9.68%) Strategic Planning
8 3 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (6.45%) Risk Management
9 2 (6.45%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) SQL
1 1 (3.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) PMI Certification
1 4 (12.90%) PMP
2 3 (9.68%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle
2 5 (16.13%) Siebel
3 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.90%) SAP
4 2 (6.45%) Cisco
4 2 (6.45%) HP
4 2 (6.45%) Kronos
4 2 (6.45%) Verint
5 1 (3.23%) Avaya
5 1 (3.23%) Genesys
5 1 (3.23%) IBM