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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Workflow
Rank 76 85 63
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -22
Contract jobs citing Workflow 57 46 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.82% 1.68% 2.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.46% 2.29% 3.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 24 36
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.07% -5.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £261 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £578 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £364
% change year-on-year
+4.80% +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £15.00 £18.50 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.91% -44.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £13.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+122.22% -55.00%
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
2315 2011 1750
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 73.84% 73.39% 66.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1382 1028 923
Average daily rate £375 £363 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 104 86
Average hourly rate £25.00 £31.56 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.77% +40.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.67 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -12.69%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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
Cheshire +21 24 £350 -17.64% 5
Manchester -11 14 £350 +0.14% 11
Lancashire -12 10 £250 - 5
Merseyside -8 4 £310 -3.12% 3
Workflow
England

Workflow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 43 (34.40%) SQL
2 40 (32.00%) Oracle
2 40 (32.00%) Finance
3 38 (30.40%) Oracle Workflow
4 36 (28.80%) Security Cleared
5 32 (25.60%) Oracle EBS
6 31 (24.80%) Oracle Reports
7 30 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
7 30 (24.00%) SC Cleared
8 29 (23.20%) PL/SQL
9 26 (20.80%) Oracle Forms
10 22 (17.60%) Oracle Applications
10 22 (17.60%) Microsoft
11 18 (14.40%) XML
11 18 (14.40%) Oracle EBS R12
12 17 (13.60%) SQL Server
13 13 (10.40%) .NET
13 13 (10.40%) Web Services
13 13 (10.40%) SharePoint
13 13 (10.40%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (10.40%) Business Analysis
14 12 (9.60%) CRM
14 12 (9.60%) SAP
14 12 (9.60%) JavaScript
15 10 (8.00%) C#
15 10 (8.00%) HTML
15 10 (8.00%) ABAP
15 10 (8.00%) MS Excel
15 10 (8.00%) Retail
15 10 (8.00%) InfoPath

Workflow
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 38 (30.40%) Oracle Workflow
2 13 (10.40%) SharePoint
3 8 (6.40%) IIS
4 7 (5.60%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (4.80%) CMS
6 5 (4.00%) Apache Spark
6 5 (4.00%) Orchard CMS
6 5 (4.00%) Apache
6 5 (4.00%) Apache Solr
7 4 (3.20%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.60%) Confluence
8 2 (1.60%) Drupal
8 2 (1.60%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.60%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.60%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 10 (8.00%) MS Excel
1 10 (8.00%) InfoPath
2 6 (4.80%) Spreadsheet
2 6 (4.80%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.40%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.80%) MS Project
4 1 (0.80%) MS Office
4 1 (0.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.80%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.80%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.80%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.80%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 32 (25.60%) Oracle EBS
2 22 (17.60%) Oracle Applications
3 18 (14.40%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (4.80%) Oracle iProcurement
5 4 (3.20%) Oracle Retail
6 3 (2.40%) Agresso
6 3 (2.40%) SAP HR
7 2 (1.60%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.80%) SAP APO
8 1 (0.80%) SAP MM
8 1 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.80%) Academy Housing
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.60%) HTTP
2 1 (0.80%) Intranet
2 1 (0.80%) Internet
2 1 (0.80%) LDAP
2 1 (0.80%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (24.80%) Oracle Reports
2 17 (13.60%) SQL Server
3 7 (5.60%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (5.60%) Oracle BI EE
3 7 (5.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (4.80%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 5 (4.00%) RavenDB
5 5 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (3.20%) Oracle Discoverer
7 3 (2.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.40%) MySQL
8 2 (1.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.60%) PerformancePoint
9 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Power View
9 1 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 26 (20.80%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (5.60%) Visual Studio
3 6 (4.80%) JIRA
4 5 (4.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (3.20%) Zephyr
6 3 (2.40%) SoapUI
6 3 (2.40%) Selenium
6 3 (2.40%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (2.40%) LSMW
7 1 (0.80%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.80%) Axure RP
General
1 40 (32.00%) Finance
2 10 (8.00%) Retail
3 7 (5.60%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.80%) Billing
4 6 (4.80%) Banking
5 4 (3.20%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.40%) Publishing
6 3 (2.40%) Marketing
7 1 (0.80%) Advertising
7 1 (0.80%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 45 (36.00%) Developer
2 24 (19.20%) Oracle Developer
3 21 (16.80%) Consultant
4 19 (15.20%) Analyst
5 15 (12.00%) Business Analyst
6 7 (5.60%) SAP Consultant
6 7 (5.60%) ABAP Consultant
6 7 (5.60%) Oracle Consultant
7 6 (4.80%) .NET Developer
7 6 (4.80%) Administrator
7 6 (4.80%) Functional Consultant
7 6 (4.80%) Senior Developer
8 5 (4.00%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (4.00%) SharePoint Developer
8 5 (4.00%) Agile .NET Developer
9 4 (3.20%) Designer
9 4 (3.20%) SharePoint Administrator
9 4 (3.20%) Oracle Functional Consultant
9 4 (3.20%) Architect
9 4 (3.20%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (14.40%) XML
2 13 (10.40%) .NET
2 13 (10.40%) Web Services
3 10 (8.00%) HTML
4 9 (7.20%) CSS
5 8 (6.40%) Web Dynpro
5 8 (6.40%) jQuery
6 6 (4.80%) Ajax
6 6 (4.80%) SAP Business Workflow
6 6 (4.80%) XHTML
6 6 (4.80%) SOAP
6 6 (4.80%) ASP.NET
7 5 (4.00%) SAML
7 5 (4.00%) Lucene
7 5 (4.00%) RESTful
7 5 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (4.00%) Sinatra
7 5 (4.00%) Ruby on Rails
7 5 (4.00%) LINQ
7 5 (4.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.20%) Reference Data
2 8 (6.40%) NHS
3 6 (4.80%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.80%) User Experience
4 5 (4.00%) Open Source
5 3 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.60%) GIS
7 1 (0.80%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.80%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.80%) Informatics
7 1 (0.80%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.80%) DTV
7 1 (0.80%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.60%) Windows
2 3 (2.40%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (2.40%) UNIX
3 2 (1.60%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.60%) Linux
3 2 (1.60%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.80%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (10.40%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (10.40%) Business Analysis
3 12 (9.60%) CRM
4 9 (7.20%) Project Management
4 9 (7.20%) Migration
5 8 (6.40%) Data Migration
5 8 (6.40%) Mentoring
6 7 (5.60%) Coaching
6 7 (5.60%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (5.60%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (5.60%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (5.60%) Performance Management
6 7 (5.60%) SOA
6 7 (5.60%) PRINCE2
7 6 (4.80%) Operations Management
8 5 (4.00%) TDD
8 5 (4.00%) MVC
8 5 (4.00%) Scrum
8 5 (4.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 43 (34.40%) SQL
2 29 (23.20%) PL/SQL
3 12 (9.60%) JavaScript
4 10 (8.00%) C#
4 10 (8.00%) ABAP
5 7 (5.60%) T-SQL
6 5 (4.00%) Ruby
7 4 (3.20%) Java
8 3 (2.40%) PHP
8 3 (2.40%) SAPscript
8 3 (2.40%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.60%) XPath
9 2 (1.60%) C
10 1 (0.80%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.80%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 36 (28.80%) Security Cleared
2 30 (24.00%) SC Cleared
3 8 (6.40%) Degree
4 2 (1.60%) MCSE
4 2 (1.60%) CCNA
4 2 (1.60%) CCDA
4 2 (1.60%) CCDP
4 2 (1.60%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.80%) PMP
5 1 (0.80%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.80%) ACCA
5 1 (0.80%) CIMA
5 1 (0.80%) ISEB
5 1 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.80%) PCI DSS
1 1 (0.80%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (2.40%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.60%) UAG
Vendors
1 40 (32.00%) Oracle
2 22 (17.60%) Microsoft
3 12 (9.60%) SAP
4 9 (7.20%) Adobe
4 9 (7.20%) Nintex
5 6 (4.80%) Fujitsu
6 2 (1.60%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.60%) Google
6 2 (1.60%) Remedy
6 2 (1.60%) ESRI
6 2 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.60%) Siebel
6 2 (1.60%) Cisco
7 1 (0.80%) IBM
7 1 (0.80%) webMethods
7 1 (0.80%) Northgate
7 1 (0.80%) Civica
7 1 (0.80%) Capita
7 1 (0.80%) Orchard
7 1 (0.80%) Pega
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Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 23 days ago