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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Workflow over the 3 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Workflow
England / North West
Rank 84 89 74
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -15
Contract jobs citing Workflow 53 67 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.01% 1.71% 2.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.46% 2.12% 2.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 30 35
Median daily rate £450 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £323 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £496 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +3.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -24.44%

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
2156 3161 2367
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.95% 80.68% 76.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1394 1931 1416
Median daily rate £405 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £595 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 109 101
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +41.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.95 £14.08 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.17 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

Workflow
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Workflow as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 18 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Workflow within the North West region over the 3 months to 18 January 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
Manchester +16 39 £475 +26.66% 10
Cheshire +16 10 £163 -60.60% 3
Merseyside -3 3 - - 1
Workflow
England

Workflow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Workflow 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 West region with a requirement for Workflow.

1 39 (37.86%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (28.16%) Finance
3 24 (23.30%) JavaScript
3 24 (23.30%) SharePoint
4 23 (22.33%) Microsoft
5 21 (20.39%) SQL
6 19 (18.45%) SAP
7 18 (17.48%) CRM
8 17 (16.50%) XML
8 17 (16.50%) C#
9 16 (15.53%) Visual Studio
9 16 (15.53%) Web Services
9 16 (15.53%) DevOps
10 15 (14.56%) .NET
11 13 (12.62%) MS Excel
11 13 (12.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 13 (12.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 13 (12.62%) Dynamics CRM
12 12 (11.65%) Integration Testing
12 12 (11.65%) HTML
12 12 (11.65%) ITIL
12 12 (11.65%) ServiceNow
12 12 (11.65%) User Stories
13 10 (9.71%) Analytics
13 10 (9.71%) System Integration Testing
13 10 (9.71%) Case Management
13 10 (9.71%) SQL Server
13 10 (9.71%) LDAP
13 10 (9.71%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (9.71%) Security Cleared

Workflow
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Application Platforms
1 24 (23.30%) SharePoint
2 7 (6.80%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (3.88%) SAS
4 2 (1.94%) NetWeaver
4 2 (1.94%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.97%) Apache
5 1 (0.97%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.97%) CMS
5 1 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.97%) EPiServer CMS
5 1 (0.97%) GeoServer
5 1 (0.97%) Jetty
5 1 (0.97%) nginx
5 1 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (12.62%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.74%) MS Office
3 6 (5.83%) InfoPath
4 2 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (12.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (6.80%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (6.80%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (6.80%) Unit4 Business World
3 6 (5.83%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (5.83%) Oracle Cash Management
3 6 (5.83%) Oracle Payables
3 6 (5.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (2.91%) OpenText MBPM
5 2 (1.94%) Orchard Housing
6 1 (0.97%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.97%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.97%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.88%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (3.88%) Google Analytics
1 4 (3.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.71%) LDAP
2 6 (5.83%) Intranet
3 4 (3.88%) Extranet
3 4 (3.88%) Internet
4 1 (0.97%) DHCP
4 1 (0.97%) DNS
4 1 (0.97%) Firewall
4 1 (0.97%) HTTP
4 1 (0.97%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 13 (12.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (9.71%) SQL Server
3 6 (5.83%) Oracle Database
3 6 (5.83%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (5.83%) Oracle Database 12c
3 6 (5.83%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.91%) Big Data
5 2 (1.94%) DB2
5 2 (1.94%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.97%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.97%) MS Access
6 1 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.97%) QlikView
6 1 (0.97%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (15.53%) Visual Studio
2 8 (7.77%) Selenium
3 5 (4.85%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 2 (1.94%) JIRA
4 2 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.97%) MSTest
5 1 (0.97%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.97%) WebDriver
General
1 29 (28.16%) Finance
2 8 (7.77%) Manufacturing
3 6 (5.83%) General Ledger
3 6 (5.83%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.85%) Banking
5 4 (3.88%) Legal
6 3 (2.91%) Billing
6 3 (2.91%) Corporate Banking
6 3 (2.91%) Electronics
6 3 (2.91%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.91%) Marketing
7 2 (1.94%) Advertising
7 2 (1.94%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.94%) Publishing
8 1 (0.97%) Back Office
8 1 (0.97%) Front Office
8 1 (0.97%) Law
Job Titles
1 42 (40.78%) Developer
2 16 (15.53%) Analyst
3 13 (12.62%) Architect
3 13 (12.62%) CRM Developer
4 7 (6.80%) Business Analyst
4 7 (6.80%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 7 (6.80%) SharePoint Developer
5 6 (5.83%) Consultant
6 5 (4.85%) Agile Developer
6 5 (4.85%) Case Management Developer
6 5 (4.85%) SAP Analyst
7 4 (3.88%) E-Business Developer
7 4 (3.88%) Lead Architect
7 4 (3.88%) Microsoft Developer
7 4 (3.88%) Oracle Developer
7 4 (3.88%) Report Writer
7 4 (3.88%) Workflow Developer
8 3 (2.91%) Project Manager
8 3 (2.91%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (2.91%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (16.50%) XML
2 16 (15.53%) Web Services
3 15 (14.56%) .NET
4 12 (11.65%) HTML
5 9 (8.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (6.80%) ASP.NET
6 7 (6.80%) CSS
7 6 (5.83%) jQuery
8 5 (4.85%) AngularJS
8 5 (4.85%) WF
9 3 (2.91%) ELK Stack
9 3 (2.91%) Middleware
9 3 (2.91%) SAPUI5
10 2 (1.94%) RESTful
10 2 (1.94%) SAP Basis
10 2 (1.94%) SAP TM
10 2 (1.94%) Silverlight
10 2 (1.94%) XML Messaging
10 2 (1.94%) XSD
10 2 (1.94%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.74%) Data Integration
2 8 (7.77%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.85%) User Experience
4 4 (3.88%) Web 2.0
5 3 (2.91%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.91%) Life Science
5 3 (2.91%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.94%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.94%) Clustering
6 2 (1.94%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.94%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.97%) CMDB
7 1 (0.97%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.80%) Windows
2 4 (3.88%) Linux
3 2 (1.94%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.97%) CentOS
4 1 (0.97%) Debian
4 1 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.97%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (37.86%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (17.48%) CRM
3 16 (15.53%) DevOps
4 12 (11.65%) Integration Testing
4 12 (11.65%) ITIL
4 12 (11.65%) User Stories
5 10 (9.71%) Analytics
5 10 (9.71%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (9.71%) Case Management
5 10 (9.71%) System Integration Testing
6 9 (8.74%) Automated Testing
6 9 (8.74%) Business Development
6 9 (8.74%) Data Management
6 9 (8.74%) ITIL V3
6 9 (8.74%) PRINCE2
6 9 (8.74%) SOA
7 8 (7.77%) Continuous Deployment
7 8 (7.77%) TDD
8 7 (6.80%) SDLC
8 7 (6.80%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (23.30%) JavaScript
2 21 (20.39%) SQL
3 17 (16.50%) C#
4 7 (6.80%) Java
4 7 (6.80%) PL/SQL
5 3 (2.91%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.94%) Ruby
7 1 (0.97%) C++
7 1 (0.97%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.97%) Python
7 1 (0.97%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.97%) VB
7 1 (0.97%) VB6
7 1 (0.97%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (9.71%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.80%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (4.85%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.88%) Degree
5 3 (2.91%) HND
6 1 (0.97%) MCP
6 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.71%) QA
2 5 (4.85%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (2.91%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.97%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 3 (2.91%) Ansible
2 1 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.97%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (22.33%) Microsoft
2 19 (18.45%) SAP
3 12 (11.65%) ServiceNow
4 9 (8.74%) Oracle
5 5 (4.85%) Nintex
5 5 (4.85%) Twitter
6 4 (3.88%) Google
7 3 (2.91%) Micro Focus
7 3 (2.91%) New Relic
7 3 (2.91%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.91%) Remedy
8 2 (1.94%) Orchard
9 1 (0.97%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.97%) ESRI
9 1 (0.97%) IBM
9 1 (0.97%) Kofax
9 1 (0.97%) Pega
9 1 (0.97%) Teradata
Liverpool, Merseyside
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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