The first table below looks at the demand for WFM skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WFM over the 3 months to 16 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 North East 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Workforce Management (WFM)
Rank 61 - 42
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WFM 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.31% - 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% - 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £431 £410 £419
% change year-on-year
+5.18% -2.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
487 219 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 74.46% 70.65% 65.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 85 137
Average daily rate £300 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £260 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £462 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 14
Average hourly rate £25.00 £18.90 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.27% +35.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £13.20 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £18.90 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
WFM
England

WFM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WFM across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WFM within the North East region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear - 2 - -
WFM
England

WFM
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing WFM 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 WFM.

1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Information Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Back Office
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management

WFM
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing WFM 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 WFM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Trainer
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Information Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle