The table below looks at the statistics for Workflow skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Workflow over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Workflow
Rank 72 81 95
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +14
Contract jobs citing Workflow 78 47 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.13% 1.55% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.81% 2.16% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 31 18
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.35% +7.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £165 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.18 £17.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+36.32% -27.65%
Workflow
England

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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2778 2180 1710
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 75.69% 72.09% 72.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1589 1153 840
Average daily rate £400 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 110 83
Average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.92 £13.67 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £45.00 £51.39
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Workflow
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Workflow Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Workflow
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Workflow Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Workflow
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Workflow across the North West region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Workflow Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Workflow
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Workflow Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Workflow
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Workflow within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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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
Manchester +13 34 £500 +11.11% 14
Cheshire -3 24 £393 +12.94% 4
Lancashire +4 11 £545 +9.00% 1
Merseyside -10 3 £450 +100.00% 2
Workflow
England

Workflow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 33 (27.50%) SQL
2 28 (23.33%) Finance
2 28 (23.33%) Oracle
3 26 (21.67%) Oracle Workflow
4 25 (20.83%) SAP
5 24 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 21 (17.50%) Oracle EBS
7 20 (16.67%) CRM
8 19 (15.83%) PL/SQL
9 18 (15.00%) Oracle Reports
10 16 (13.33%) Oracle Forms
11 15 (12.50%) Java
11 15 (12.50%) Security Cleared
12 14 (11.67%) JavaScript
12 14 (11.67%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (10.83%) Oracle Applications
14 12 (10.00%) Middleware
14 12 (10.00%) Project Management
14 12 (10.00%) XML
14 12 (10.00%) SC Cleared
15 11 (9.17%) SQL Server
15 11 (9.17%) Web Services
16 10 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
16 10 (8.33%) C#
16 10 (8.33%) Migration
16 10 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12
16 10 (8.33%) Open Source
16 10 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 9 (7.50%) SAP HR
17 9 (7.50%) HTML

Workflow
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 26 (21.67%) Oracle Workflow
2 6 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.17%) IIS
4 3 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (2.50%) Documentum
5 2 (1.67%) Apache
5 2 (1.67%) SAS
5 2 (1.67%) CMS
5 2 (1.67%) ArcGIS
5 2 (1.67%) Drupal
5 2 (1.67%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.67%) Orchard CMS
6 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.00%) InfoPath
3 2 (1.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.83%) PrintSoft PReS
4 1 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.83%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.83%) MS Project
4 1 (0.83%) MS Office
4 1 (0.83%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 21 (17.50%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (10.83%) Oracle Applications
3 10 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12
4 9 (7.50%) SAP HR
5 7 (5.83%) SAP Payroll
6 5 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (2.50%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (2.50%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (2.50%) SAP IS-U
7 3 (2.50%) SAP APO
8 2 (1.67%) SAP MDM
8 2 (1.67%) Oracle iProcurement
9 1 (0.83%) Oracle General Ledger
9 1 (0.83%) Exstream
9 1 (0.83%) SAP FI/CO
9 1 (0.83%) SAP CO
9 1 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.83%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.83%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.67%) DHCP
1 2 (1.67%) HTTP
1 2 (1.67%) DNS
2 1 (0.83%) Wireless
2 1 (0.83%) Intranet
2 1 (0.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.00%) Oracle Reports
2 11 (9.17%) SQL Server
3 8 (6.67%) NoSQL
4 6 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.50%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.50%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.67%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.67%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (1.67%) RavenDB
7 1 (0.83%) PerformancePoint
7 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.83%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.83%) MS Access
7 1 (0.83%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 16 (13.33%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (4.17%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.50%) WiX
3 3 (2.50%) MSBuild
3 3 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.50%) JIRA
3 3 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (2.50%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.67%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.83%) Dreamweaver
General
1 28 (23.33%) Finance
2 8 (6.67%) Banking
3 6 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (4.17%) Marketing
5 3 (2.50%) General Ledger
6 2 (1.67%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.67%) Back Office
6 2 (1.67%) Retail
7 1 (0.83%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.83%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.83%) Legal
7 1 (0.83%) Advertising
7 1 (0.83%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 33 (27.50%) Developer
2 17 (14.17%) Consultant
3 16 (13.33%) Analyst
3 16 (13.33%) Architect
4 12 (10.00%) Technical Architect
5 11 (9.17%) Oracle Developer
6 10 (8.33%) Project Manager
7 8 (6.67%) SAP Analyst
8 7 (5.83%) Technical Analyst
9 6 (5.00%) SAP Consultant
9 6 (5.00%) SAP HR Analyst
10 5 (4.17%) Business Manager
10 5 (4.17%) SAP Workflow Consultant
10 5 (4.17%) Business Analyst
11 4 (3.33%) Administrator
11 4 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (3.33%) Engagement Manager
11 4 (3.33%) Test Engineer
11 4 (3.33%) Marketing Manager
11 4 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.00%) Middleware
1 12 (10.00%) XML
2 11 (9.17%) Web Services
3 9 (7.50%) HTML
4 8 (6.67%) .NET
5 7 (5.83%) CSS
6 6 (5.00%) WCF
6 6 (5.00%) jQuery
6 6 (5.00%) .NET Framework
6 6 (5.00%) Web Dynpro
7 5 (4.17%) LINQ
8 4 (3.33%) ASP.NET
8 4 (3.33%) SAP Basis
8 4 (3.33%) Entity Framework
9 3 (2.50%) Oracle Fusion
9 3 (2.50%) Ajax
9 3 (2.50%) SAP Business Workflow
10 2 (1.67%) SOAP
10 2 (1.67%) XHTML
10 2 (1.67%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.33%) Open Source
2 8 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 7 (5.83%) User Experience
4 4 (3.33%) FMCG
5 3 (2.50%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.50%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.67%) NHS
6 2 (1.67%) GIS
6 2 (1.67%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.83%) IVR
7 1 (0.83%) Informatics
7 1 (0.83%) Statistics
7 1 (0.83%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.83%) Life Science
7 1 (0.83%) CMDB
7 1 (0.83%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.67%) UNIX
2 7 (5.83%) VME
2 7 (5.83%) MVS
2 7 (5.83%) Windows
3 3 (2.50%) Linux
4 2 (1.67%) Solaris
4 2 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (16.67%) CRM
2 14 (11.67%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (10.00%) Project Management
4 10 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (8.33%) Migration
4 10 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 9 (7.50%) PRINCE2
6 8 (6.67%) Integration Testing
7 7 (5.83%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (5.83%) SAP Implementation
7 7 (5.83%) SOA
8 6 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (5.00%) Business Analysis
8 6 (5.00%) Software Engineering
9 5 (4.17%) Workflow Management
9 5 (4.17%) Scrum
9 5 (4.17%) MVC
9 5 (4.17%) Risk Management
9 5 (4.17%) ERP
10 4 (3.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 33 (27.50%) SQL
2 19 (15.83%) PL/SQL
3 15 (12.50%) Java
4 14 (11.67%) JavaScript
5 10 (8.33%) C#
6 8 (6.67%) Scala
7 7 (5.83%) ABAP
8 3 (2.50%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.50%) Python
8 3 (2.50%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.50%) Perl
8 3 (2.50%) PHP
9 2 (1.67%) Ruby
9 2 (1.67%) XPath
9 2 (1.67%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.83%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.83%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 12 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.00%) Degree
4 3 (2.50%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.50%) MCSE
5 2 (1.67%) MCP
5 2 (1.67%) MCITP
6 1 (0.83%) APMP
6 1 (0.83%) MBA
6 1 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.83%) CCNA
6 1 (0.83%) CCDA
6 1 (0.83%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.50%) FINREP
System Software
1 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (1.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.83%) UAG
Systems Management
1 3 (2.50%) Puppet
1 3 (2.50%) SCOM
2 2 (1.67%) SCCM
2 2 (1.67%) SCVMM
2 2 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (23.33%) Oracle
2 25 (20.83%) SAP
3 24 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (5.83%) HP
5 5 (4.17%) Nintex
6 4 (3.33%) Adobe
7 3 (2.50%) Hyperion
8 2 (1.67%) Informatica
8 2 (1.67%) ESRI
8 2 (1.67%) Google
8 2 (1.67%) Teradata
8 2 (1.67%) VMware
9 1 (0.83%) Pega
9 1 (0.83%) Capita
9 1 (0.83%) LANDesk
9 1 (0.83%) BMC
9 1 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.83%) Remedy
9 1 (0.83%) Cisco
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