The table below looks at the statistics for Workflow skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Workflow over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Workflow
Rank 9 26 27
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +1
Contract jobs citing Workflow 16 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 9.20% 0.61% 4.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.90% 0.93% 6.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
Average daily rate
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£400 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -23.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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 Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
124 107 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 71.26% 65.24% 66.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 59 72
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Average hourly rate £37.00 £10.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+270.00% -77.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.56% +5.26%

Workflow
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Workflow Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Workflow
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Workflow Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Workflow
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Workflow Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

Workflow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 24 (64.86%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (56.76%) Retail
2 21 (56.76%) ATG
2 21 (56.76%) UML
2 21 (56.76%) E-Commerce
3 7 (18.92%) Finance
4 6 (16.22%) Oracle Workflow
4 6 (16.22%) SQL
4 6 (16.22%) Oracle
4 6 (16.22%) Oracle BI EE
4 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
4 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
5 5 (13.51%) DV Cleared
5 5 (13.51%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 5 (13.51%) .NET
5 5 (13.51%) PL/SQL
5 5 (13.51%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (13.51%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (13.51%) CRM
5 5 (13.51%) Oracle iRecruitment
6 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
6 4 (10.81%) Windows
7 3 (8.11%) Document Management
7 3 (8.11%) Test Planning
7 3 (8.11%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (8.11%) Project Planning
8 2 (5.41%) .NET Framework
8 2 (5.41%) WCF
8 2 (5.41%) Use Case

Workflow
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 (16.22%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (5.41%) CMS
2 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.70%) K2 blackpearl
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle iRecruitment
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) Oracle BI EE
2 5 (13.51%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.70%) DB2
4 1 (2.70%) PowerCenter
4 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.70%) ClearCase
3 1 (2.70%) ClearQuest
3 1 (2.70%) NUnit
3 1 (2.70%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.70%) NuGet
3 1 (2.70%) MSBuild
3 1 (2.70%) NCover
3 1 (2.70%) StyleCop
3 1 (2.70%) MSTest
3 1 (2.70%) NDepend
3 1 (2.70%) ReSharper
3 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (56.76%) Retail
2 7 (18.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (67.57%) Business Analyst
1 25 (67.57%) Analyst
2 11 (29.73%) Agile Business Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) Developer
4 2 (5.41%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle Consultant
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle Functional Consultant
4 2 (5.41%) Consultant
4 2 (5.41%) Functional Consultant
5 1 (2.70%) Project Manager
5 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Administrator
5 1 (2.70%) Informatica Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Administrator
5 1 (2.70%) Web Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Contracts Manager
5 1 (2.70%) Applications Manager
5 1 (2.70%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (2.70%) OBIEE Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) .NET
2 2 (5.41%) .NET Framework
2 2 (5.41%) WCF
2 2 (5.41%) Web Services
3 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.70%) CSS
3 1 (2.70%) HTML
3 1 (2.70%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (2.70%) NHibernate
3 1 (2.70%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (2.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (2.70%) CSS3
3 1 (2.70%) Backbone.js
3 1 (2.70%) HTML5
3 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (2.70%) jQuery
3 1 (2.70%) WF
3 1 (2.70%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) iPad
2 1 (2.70%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Windows
2 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.70%) AIX
3 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (64.86%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (56.76%) UML
2 21 (56.76%) E-Commerce
3 5 (13.51%) CRM
4 3 (8.11%) Document Management
4 3 (8.11%) Test Planning
4 3 (8.11%) Project Planning
5 2 (5.41%) Use Case
6 1 (2.70%) ITIL
6 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.70%) Data Modelling
6 1 (2.70%) ETL
6 1 (2.70%) Migration
6 1 (2.70%) MVC
6 1 (2.70%) Data Analysis
6 1 (2.70%) TDD
6 1 (2.70%) Pair Programming
6 1 (2.70%) Workflow Management
6 1 (2.70%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.70%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.22%) SQL
2 5 (13.51%) PL/SQL
3 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.41%) C#
4 1 (2.70%) Java
4 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
1 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
2 5 (13.51%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 21 (56.76%) ATG
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.70%) Informatica
4 1 (2.70%) IBM