The table below looks at the statistics for WFM skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WFM over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Workforce Management (WFM)
England / North East
Rank 89 71 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Contract jobs citing WFM 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.11% 0.45% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £650 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £456 £525 £425
% change year-on-year
-13.09% +23.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £8.19 £12.00
% change year-on-year
- -31.79%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
793 748 421
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 87.43% 84.71% 69.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 537 486 246
Median daily rate £388 £420 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.73% +5.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 12 19
Median hourly rate £37.50 £15.25 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+145.90% -30.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.96 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £21.60 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

WFM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

WFM Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

WFM
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

WFM Daily Rate Trend in the North East

WFM
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

WFM Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

WFM
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WFM within the North East region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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
Tyne and Wear -14 1 - -
WFM
England

WFM
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 North East region with a requirement for WFM.

1 2 (100.00%) IVR
2 1 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Planning and Forecasting
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IPCC

WFM
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) CRM Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) ERP Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Telephony Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) IVR
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (50.00%) Planning and Forecasting
1 1 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
1 1 (50.00%) System Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Trend Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) HP