The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 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 West 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Workflow
Rank 96 80 92
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +12
Contract jobs citing Workflow 36 47 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.22% 1.84% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.75% 2.59% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 25 23
Average daily rate
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£372 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £275 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £381
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £361
% change year-on-year
- +3.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.60 £15.63 £17.58
% change year-on-year
+44.63% -11.10%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2056 1817 2072
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 69.69% 71.31% 65.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1111 883 1079
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £465 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 83 108
Average hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.90 £13.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.75 £72.50 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.90% +3.33%
Workflow
England

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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 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
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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
Lancashire -16 18 £428 +42.50%
Cheshire +1 8 £220 -48.23%
Manchester -8 8 £372 +24.00% 5
Merseyside - - - - 2
Workflow
England

Workflow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 25 (32.89%) Finance
2 23 (30.26%) SQL
3 19 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 19 (25.00%) Oracle
4 17 (22.37%) CRM
5 16 (21.05%) Microsoft
6 14 (18.42%) Middleware
6 14 (18.42%) Data Modelling
6 14 (18.42%) UNIX
7 13 (17.11%) MVS
8 12 (15.79%) PL/SQL
9 10 (13.16%) Migration
10 9 (11.84%) Oracle EBS
10 9 (11.84%) SQL Server
10 9 (11.84%) C#
10 9 (11.84%) ETL
10 9 (11.84%) SharePoint
10 9 (11.84%) Security Cleared
11 8 (10.53%) SC Cleared
11 8 (10.53%) Reference Data
11 8 (10.53%) Data Architecture
11 8 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 8 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (9.21%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (9.21%) Java
12 7 (9.21%) .NET
12 7 (9.21%) Data Integration
12 7 (9.21%) Customer Engagement
12 7 (9.21%) Oracle Applications
13 6 (7.89%) Velocity

Workflow
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 19 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 9 (11.84%) SharePoint
3 6 (7.89%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (6.58%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (3.95%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.63%) CMS
6 2 (2.63%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (2.63%) Alfresco
7 1 (1.32%) Mule
7 1 (1.32%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.32%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (6.58%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (11.84%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (9.21%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (6.58%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (5.26%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 3 (3.95%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (2.63%) SAP SRM
7 1 (1.32%) Oracle iProcurement
7 1 (1.32%) SAP APO
7 1 (1.32%) SAP MM
7 1 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.32%) DHCP
1 1 (1.32%) HTTP
1 1 (1.32%) VPN
1 1 (1.32%) DNS
1 1 (1.32%) Intranet
1 1 (1.32%) Internet
1 1 (1.32%) Firewall
1 1 (1.32%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.84%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.21%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (7.89%) PowerCenter
3 6 (7.89%) BusinessObjects XI
3 6 (7.89%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.63%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.32%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (7.89%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (3.95%) Eclipse
2 3 (3.95%) Maven
3 2 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.63%) JUnit
3 2 (2.63%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.32%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.32%) Git (software)
General
1 25 (32.89%) Finance
2 4 (5.26%) Back Office
3 2 (2.63%) Local Government
4 1 (1.32%) Advertising
4 1 (1.32%) Retail
4 1 (1.32%) Billing
Job Titles
1 22 (28.95%) Developer
2 15 (19.74%) Analyst
2 15 (19.74%) Architect
3 12 (15.79%) Technical Architect
4 7 (9.21%) Consultant
4 7 (9.21%) SharePoint Developer
5 5 (6.58%) Business Analyst
6 4 (5.26%) Support Analyst
6 4 (5.26%) Applications Support
6 4 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
6 4 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (3.95%) Data Analyst
7 3 (3.95%) Project Manager
7 3 (3.95%) Trainer
7 3 (3.95%) Test Analyst
7 3 (3.95%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 3 (3.95%) Senior Support Analyst
7 3 (3.95%) Informatica Developer
7 3 (3.95%) Data Warehouse Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.42%) Middleware
2 7 (9.21%) .NET
3 6 (7.89%) ASP.NET
3 6 (7.89%) Velocity
4 5 (6.58%) jQuery
4 5 (6.58%) HTML
4 5 (6.58%) CSS
4 5 (6.58%) Web Services
5 3 (3.95%) XML
5 3 (3.95%) HTML5
5 3 (3.95%) CSS3
6 2 (2.63%) REST
6 2 (2.63%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.63%) SOAP
6 2 (2.63%) J2EE
6 2 (2.63%) Spring
7 1 (1.32%) Ajax
7 1 (1.32%) WinForms
7 1 (1.32%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (1.32%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.53%) Reference Data
2 7 (9.21%) Data Integration
3 4 (5.26%) Taxonomies
4 2 (2.63%) GIS
4 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.63%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.32%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.32%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.32%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.32%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.42%) UNIX
2 13 (17.11%) MVS
3 6 (7.89%) Windows
4 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.37%) CRM
2 14 (18.42%) Data Modelling
3 10 (13.16%) Migration
4 9 (11.84%) ETL
5 8 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (10.53%) Data Architecture
5 8 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 7 (9.21%) Customer Engagement
7 6 (7.89%) Business Analysis
8 5 (6.58%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (6.58%) Configuration Management
8 5 (6.58%) Project Management
8 5 (6.58%) Change Management
8 5 (6.58%) Workflow Management
8 5 (6.58%) Systems Analysis
9 4 (5.26%) Problem Management
9 4 (5.26%) Test Scripting
9 4 (5.26%) Information Security
10 3 (3.95%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (3.95%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 23 (30.26%) SQL
2 12 (15.79%) PL/SQL
3 9 (11.84%) C#
4 7 (9.21%) Java
5 6 (7.89%) Shell Script
6 5 (6.58%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.95%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.63%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.32%) XPath
9 1 (1.32%) ABAP
9 1 (1.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (11.84%) Security Cleared
2 8 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.63%) Degree
4 1 (1.32%) IIBA
4 1 (1.32%) CBAP
4 1 (1.32%) MCP
4 1 (1.32%) MCSE
4 1 (1.32%) ISEB
4 1 (1.32%) CISSP
4 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.32%) CISA
4 1 (1.32%) CISM
4 1 (1.32%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.32%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (1.32%) SCCM
1 1 (1.32%) SCVMM
1 1 (1.32%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 19 (25.00%) Oracle
2 16 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.89%) Informatica
4 4 (5.26%) HP
4 4 (5.26%) SAP
5 3 (3.95%) CA
6 2 (2.63%) FrontRange
6 2 (2.63%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.63%) Kofax
6 2 (2.63%) Cognos
6 2 (2.63%) BMC
7 1 (1.32%) Citrix
7 1 (1.32%) JBoss
7 1 (1.32%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.32%) VMware
7 1 (1.32%) Red Hat
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