The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Midlands region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Workflow
Rank 17 24 26
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Contract jobs citing Workflow 9 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 4.39% 1.00% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.16% 1.52% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate - £500 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +24.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £390
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £30.00 £17.31
% change year-on-year
-46.66% +73.31%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
146 132 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 71.22% 65.67% 53.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 65 69
Average daily rate £375 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 5
Average hourly rate £17.00 £32.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.87% +52.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Workflow
England

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 18 April 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 6 (46.15%) ATG
1 6 (46.15%) UML
1 6 (46.15%) E-Commerce
1 6 (46.15%) Retail
2 3 (23.08%) CRM
2 3 (23.08%) SAP
3 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (15.38%) Finance
3 2 (15.38%) Web Dynpro
3 2 (15.38%) ABAP
3 2 (15.38%) Adobe
4 1 (7.69%) SAP MM
4 1 (7.69%) Six Sigma
4 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (7.69%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Web Services
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security
4 1 (7.69%) CMS
4 1 (7.69%) Validation
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle iRecruitment

Workflow
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (7.69%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (7.69%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP MM
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle iRecruitment
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (46.15%) Retail
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Business Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) ABAP Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Security Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Process Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Web Dynpro
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) UML
1 6 (46.15%) E-Commerce
2 3 (23.08%) CRM
3 1 (7.69%) Six Sigma
3 1 (7.69%) ERP
3 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
3 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security
3 1 (7.69%) Validation
3 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
3 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.69%) Business Process Mapping
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) ABAP
2 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) ATG
2 3 (23.08%) SAP
3 2 (15.38%) Adobe
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle