The table below looks at the statistics for Workflow skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Workflow over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Workflow
Rank 33 37 25
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Contract jobs citing Workflow 4 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.23% 0.94% 1.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.55% 1.29% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Average daily rate £463 £343 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.03% +7.03%
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 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-43.33% +100.00%
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 Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
258 232 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 79.14% 72.50% 59.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 108 58
Average daily rate £425 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £224 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £675 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 £16.50 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+142.42% -1.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £16.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.50 £16.50 £66.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

Workflow
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Workflow Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Workflow
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Workflow Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Workflow
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Workflow Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

Workflow
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Workflow within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 13 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
Liverpool -5 2 £485 +41.60% 4
Workflow
North West

Workflow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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%) Oracle
2 8 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (40.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 8 (40.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (35.00%) Finance
3 7 (35.00%) SOA
3 7 (35.00%) XML
4 6 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (30.00%) Oracle Service Bus
4 6 (30.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 6 (30.00%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 5 (25.00%) Workflow Analysis
5 5 (25.00%) BPEL
5 5 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 5 (25.00%) PL/SQL
5 5 (25.00%) SQL
6 4 (20.00%) Use Case
7 3 (15.00%) Project Management
7 3 (15.00%) .NET
7 3 (15.00%) HP
7 3 (15.00%) Java
7 3 (15.00%) Exstream
7 3 (15.00%) Exstream Dialogue
8 2 (10.00%) Data Security
8 2 (10.00%) Oracle Applications

Workflow
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 8 (40.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 5 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (15.00%) Exstream Dialogue
5 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (40.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (15.00%) Exstream
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle iProcurement
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) JIRA
1 1 (5.00%) Selenium
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Oracle Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) DBA
5 2 (10.00%) Integration Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Integration Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle Trainer
5 2 (10.00%) SOA Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Trainer
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Developer
6 1 (5.00%) UAT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) XML
2 3 (15.00%) .NET
3 2 (10.00%) Middleware
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (35.00%) SOA
2 6 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (25.00%) BPEL
3 5 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 5 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 5 (25.00%) Workflow Analysis
4 4 (20.00%) Use Case
5 3 (15.00%) Project Management
6 2 (10.00%) Data Security
6 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (10.00%) Product Management
7 1 (5.00%) Business Process Mapping
7 1 (5.00%) E-business
7 1 (5.00%) Functional Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Identity Access Management
7 1 (5.00%) QA Automation
7 1 (5.00%) Regression Testing
7 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) Endeca
3 1 (5.00%) Siebel