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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Workflow
Rank 82 91 80
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Contract jobs citing Workflow 75 48 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.97% 1.52% 1.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.46% 2.00% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 28 24
Average daily rate £400 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £235 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £443 £527
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 - £40.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £30.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-43.33% +122.22%
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
3051 2405 2025
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 80.27% 76.40% 74.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1872 1428 1031
Average daily rate £400 £385 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 99 108
Average hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% -1.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.30 £49.50 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +14 44 £353 -4.33% 22
Cheshire -5 19 £413 +22.22% 4
Merseyside 0 5 £450 +31.38% 6
Lancashire -7 2 £500 +100.00% 2
Workflow
England

Workflow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 49 (33.11%) SQL
2 40 (27.03%) Finance
3 39 (26.35%) Oracle
4 34 (22.97%) PL/SQL
5 33 (22.30%) CRM
5 33 (22.30%) Oracle Workflow
6 31 (20.95%) Oracle EBS
7 27 (18.24%) SAP
7 27 (18.24%) User Acceptance Testing
7 27 (18.24%) Oracle EBS R12
8 26 (17.57%) .NET
8 26 (17.57%) Microsoft
9 25 (16.89%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (15.54%) Oracle Applications
10 23 (15.54%) Business Intelligence
10 23 (15.54%) Oracle Forms
10 23 (15.54%) Oracle Reports
11 22 (14.86%) JavaScript
12 21 (14.19%) Analytical Skills
13 20 (13.51%) XML
14 19 (12.84%) C#
14 19 (12.84%) Middleware
15 18 (12.16%) Unix
15 18 (12.16%) SAP HR
15 18 (12.16%) Security Cleared
16 17 (11.49%) MVS
17 15 (10.14%) SC Cleared
17 15 (10.14%) Business Analysis
18 13 (8.78%) Management Information System
18 13 (8.78%) HTML

Workflow
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 33 (22.30%) Oracle Workflow
2 6 (4.05%) Oracle Service Bus
3 5 (3.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (3.38%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.03%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (2.03%) Exstream Dialogue
4 3 (2.03%) NetWeaver
4 3 (2.03%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.68%) CMS
5 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.68%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (3.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.68%) MS Office
2 1 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 31 (20.95%) Oracle EBS
2 27 (18.24%) Oracle EBS R12
3 23 (15.54%) Oracle Applications
4 18 (12.16%) SAP HR
5 12 (8.11%) Dynamics CRM
6 11 (7.43%) SAP Payroll
7 9 (6.08%) Oracle Payables
8 7 (4.73%) SAP SRM
9 4 (2.70%) Oracle iProcurement
10 3 (2.03%) Exstream
10 3 (2.03%) Oracle Cash Management
10 3 (2.03%) Oracle General Ledger
10 3 (2.03%) Oracle Receivables
11 2 (1.35%) Magento
11 2 (1.35%) Oracle Financials
11 2 (1.35%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 2 (1.35%) Remedy ITSM
11 2 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 1 (0.68%) Tridion
12 1 (0.68%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.38%) SaaS
2 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.38%) ATM
1 5 (3.38%) Ethernet
1 5 (3.38%) ISDN
1 5 (3.38%) TCP/IP
1 5 (3.38%) VoIP
2 2 (1.35%) Network Security
3 1 (0.68%) Intranet
3 1 (0.68%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (15.54%) Oracle Reports
2 12 (8.11%) SQL Server
3 7 (4.73%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 6 (4.05%) Oracle Database
5 5 (3.38%) Oracle Discoverer
5 5 (3.38%) SAP HANA
6 3 (2.03%) DB2
6 3 (2.03%) MySQL
6 3 (2.03%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (2.03%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (2.03%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (2.03%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.03%) SAP BW
7 2 (1.35%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.35%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.35%) Star Schema
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Navigator
Development Applications
1 23 (15.54%) Oracle Forms
2 12 (8.11%) JIRA
3 10 (6.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (6.08%) Git (software)
5 7 (4.73%) Visual Studio
6 6 (4.05%) Selenium
7 5 (3.38%) Grunt
7 5 (3.38%) MSTest
7 5 (3.38%) NUnit
8 4 (2.70%) Jenkins
8 4 (2.70%) Subversion
9 3 (2.03%) JIRA Agile
9 3 (2.03%) Maven
9 3 (2.03%) MSBuild
9 3 (2.03%) WiX
10 2 (1.35%) Appium
11 1 (0.68%) FishEye
11 1 (0.68%) JDeveloper
11 1 (0.68%) Oracle APEX
11 1 (0.68%) Toad
General
1 40 (27.03%) Finance
2 5 (3.38%) Games
2 5 (3.38%) Legal
2 5 (3.38%) Local Government
3 4 (2.70%) Advertising
3 4 (2.70%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.03%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.35%) Back Office
5 2 (1.35%) Retail
6 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 56 (37.84%) Developer
2 35 (23.65%) Analyst
3 20 (13.51%) Oracle Developer
4 18 (12.16%) Consultant
5 17 (11.49%) Architect
6 16 (10.81%) SAP Analyst
7 15 (10.14%) E-Business Developer
8 12 (8.11%) Business Analyst
9 11 (7.43%) Oracle Consultant
10 10 (6.76%) .NET Developer
11 9 (6.08%) HR Analyst
11 9 (6.08%) SAP HR Analyst
12 8 (5.41%) Oracle Team Leader
12 8 (5.41%) Team Leader
12 8 (5.41%) Technical Consultant
13 7 (4.73%) CRM Developer
13 7 (4.73%) Dynamics CRM Developer
13 7 (4.73%) Lead Developer
13 7 (4.73%) Technical Architect
13 7 (4.73%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (17.57%) .NET
2 20 (13.51%) XML
3 19 (12.84%) Middleware
4 13 (8.78%) HTML
5 12 (8.11%) CSS
6 9 (6.08%) .NET Framework
6 9 (6.08%) HTML5
7 7 (4.73%) JSON
7 7 (4.73%) Web Services
8 6 (4.05%) ASP.NET
8 6 (4.05%) REST
9 5 (3.38%) XSLT
10 4 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (2.70%) jQuery
11 3 (2.03%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (2.03%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 3 (2.03%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 3 (2.03%) Kendo UI
11 3 (2.03%) Razor View Engine
11 3 (2.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.19%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (8.78%) Management Information System
3 10 (6.76%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.70%) Life Science
5 3 (2.03%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.35%) CMDB
6 2 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.35%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.35%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.68%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.68%) Informatics
7 1 (0.68%) NHS
7 1 (0.68%) Over-the-Top Content
7 1 (0.68%) User Experience
7 1 (0.68%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.16%) Unix
2 17 (11.49%) MVS
3 7 (4.73%) Windows
4 4 (2.70%) Linux
5 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (22.30%) CRM
2 27 (18.24%) User Acceptance Testing
3 25 (16.89%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (15.54%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (10.14%) Business Analysis
6 12 (8.11%) Project Management
6 12 (8.11%) SAP Implementation
6 12 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (7.43%) Migration
7 11 (7.43%) Workflow Analysis
8 10 (6.76%) Regression Testing
8 10 (6.76%) Workflow Development
9 9 (6.08%) Data Modelling
9 9 (6.08%) ITIL
9 9 (6.08%) Use Case
10 8 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (5.41%) DSDM
10 8 (5.41%) SSADM
10 8 (5.41%) UML
10 8 (5.41%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 49 (33.11%) SQL
2 34 (22.97%) PL/SQL
3 22 (14.86%) JavaScript
4 19 (12.84%) C#
5 12 (8.11%) Java
6 8 (5.41%) T-SQL
7 5 (3.38%) ABAP
7 5 (3.38%) XPath
8 2 (1.35%) C
8 2 (1.35%) PHP
9 1 (0.68%) C-shell
9 1 (0.68%) Korn
Qualifications
1 18 (12.16%) Security Cleared
2 15 (10.14%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.05%) Degree
4 5 (3.38%) HND
5 3 (2.03%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.35%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.68%) APMP
7 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.05%) QA
2 5 (3.38%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (2.03%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.03%) SCOM
2 1 (0.68%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 39 (26.35%) Oracle
2 27 (18.24%) SAP
3 26 (17.57%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.05%) HP
5 5 (3.38%) EPiServer
6 4 (2.70%) Informatica
7 3 (2.03%) Kofax
7 3 (2.03%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.03%) Telerik
8 2 (1.35%) Remedy
8 2 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.68%) Endeca
9 1 (0.68%) Metastorm
9 1 (0.68%) Northgate
9 1 (0.68%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.68%) Siebel
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
Connectus
Rate: £47.91 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 10 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
BPP Professional Education
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Merseyside
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £370 - £425 per day + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago