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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Workflow
Rank 116 90 103
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +13
Contract jobs citing Workflow 55 76 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.37% 1.94% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.68% 2.49% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 41 18
Average daily rate £350 £450 £376
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +19.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £570 £454
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £47.91 - £40.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.91 £25.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+91.64% -35.06%
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
3277 3055 2349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.46% 78.07% 75.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2029 1690 1229
Average daily rate £413 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 143 135
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.50 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.91 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

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 30 April 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 30 April 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 -15 26 £329 -26.94% 11
Cheshire -15 9 £300 -22.07% 6
Merseyside +6 7 £350 -22.22% 3
Cumbria - 4 - -
Lancashire -6 3 £350 -35.77% 2
Workflow
England

Workflow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 40 (31.25%) SQL
2 33 (25.78%) Oracle
3 29 (22.66%) Finance
4 28 (21.88%) PL/SQL
5 27 (21.09%) Oracle EBS
6 25 (19.53%) Oracle Workflow
6 25 (19.53%) User Acceptance Testing
7 24 (18.75%) Oracle EBS R12
8 23 (17.97%) Oracle Forms
8 23 (17.97%) Oracle Reports
9 20 (15.63%) SAP
9 20 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (14.84%) XML
10 19 (14.84%) .NET
10 19 (14.84%) Business Intelligence
10 19 (14.84%) Oracle Applications
10 19 (14.84%) Analytical Skills
11 18 (14.06%) SAP HR
11 18 (14.06%) JavaScript
12 16 (12.50%) Configuration Management
13 14 (10.94%) Java
14 13 (10.16%) C#
15 12 (9.38%) HTML
15 12 (9.38%) SQL Server
15 12 (9.38%) Security Cleared
15 12 (9.38%) SAP Implementation
16 11 (8.59%) CRM
16 11 (8.59%) SAP Payroll
16 11 (8.59%) Stakeholder Management
17 10 (7.81%) Management Information System

Workflow
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 25 (19.53%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (3.13%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (2.34%) NetWeaver
3 3 (2.34%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.56%) Exstream Dialogue
4 2 (1.56%) Node.js
4 2 (1.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (1.56%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.56%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (7.03%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.13%) MS Project
3 3 (2.34%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.56%) MS Office
5 1 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 27 (21.09%) Oracle EBS
2 24 (18.75%) Oracle EBS R12
3 19 (14.84%) Oracle Applications
4 18 (14.06%) SAP HR
5 11 (8.59%) SAP Payroll
6 7 (5.47%) SAP SRM
7 6 (4.69%) Dynamics CRM
7 6 (4.69%) Oracle Payables
8 5 (3.91%) Oracle iProcurement
9 4 (3.13%) Magento
10 3 (2.34%) Oracle Cash Management
10 3 (2.34%) Oracle Receivables
10 3 (2.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 3 (2.34%) Unit4 Business World
11 2 (1.56%) Exstream
11 2 (1.56%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 2 (1.56%) Remedy ITSM
12 1 (0.78%) OpenText MBPM
12 1 (0.78%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.91%) SaaS
2 3 (2.34%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.56%) HTTP
1 2 (1.56%) Network Security
2 1 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (17.97%) Oracle Reports
2 12 (9.38%) SQL Server
3 6 (4.69%) Oracle Database
4 5 (3.91%) Oracle Discoverer
5 4 (3.13%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 4 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (2.34%) Data Mining
6 3 (2.34%) DB2
6 3 (2.34%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (2.34%) SAP BW
7 2 (1.56%) MySQL
7 2 (1.56%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.56%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (1.56%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.78%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.78%) SQL Navigator
Development Applications
1 23 (17.97%) Oracle Forms
2 10 (7.81%) Git (software)
3 9 (7.03%) JIRA
4 5 (3.91%) Grunt
4 5 (3.91%) MSTest
4 5 (3.91%) NUnit
4 5 (3.91%) Subversion
5 4 (3.13%) Selenium
6 3 (2.34%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.34%) JIRA Agile
6 3 (2.34%) Maven
7 2 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.78%) Appium
8 1 (0.78%) JDeveloper
8 1 (0.78%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.78%) Toad
General
1 29 (22.66%) Finance
2 6 (4.69%) Legal
3 5 (3.91%) Local Government
4 4 (3.13%) Games
5 3 (2.34%) Banking
5 3 (2.34%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.34%) Marketing
6 2 (1.56%) Advertising
6 2 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.56%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.78%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 45 (35.16%) Developer
2 33 (25.78%) Analyst
3 20 (15.63%) Oracle Developer
4 16 (12.50%) Consultant
4 16 (12.50%) SAP Analyst
5 15 (11.72%) E-Business Developer
6 14 (10.94%) Architect
7 12 (9.38%) Oracle Consultant
8 10 (7.81%) Business Analyst
8 10 (7.81%) HR Analyst
8 10 (7.81%) Technical Consultant
9 9 (7.03%) SAP HR Analyst
9 9 (7.03%) Technical Developer
10 8 (6.25%) .NET Developer
10 8 (6.25%) Oracle Team Leader
10 8 (6.25%) Oracle Technical Consultant
10 8 (6.25%) Team Leader
11 7 (5.47%) E-Business Team Leader
11 7 (5.47%) Lead Developer
11 7 (5.47%) Oracle HRMS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (14.84%) .NET
1 19 (14.84%) XML
2 12 (9.38%) HTML
3 9 (7.03%) CSS
3 9 (7.03%) Web Services
4 8 (6.25%) .NET Framework
4 8 (6.25%) JSON
5 7 (5.47%) HTML5
6 5 (3.91%) ASP.NET
6 5 (3.91%) REST
6 5 (3.91%) XSLT
7 3 (2.34%) Middleware
7 3 (2.34%) SAP Basis
8 2 (1.56%) Hibernate
8 2 (1.56%) LAMP
8 2 (1.56%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (1.56%) Spring
9 1 (0.78%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (0.78%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.84%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.81%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.34%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.34%) User Experience
4 3 (2.34%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.56%) CMDB
5 2 (1.56%) Copywriting
5 2 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.56%) Life Science
5 2 (1.56%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.56%) NHS
5 2 (1.56%) PKI
5 2 (1.56%) Smart Energy
5 2 (1.56%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.78%) Informatics
6 1 (0.78%) Over-the-Top Content
6 1 (0.78%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.13%) Linux
1 4 (3.13%) Windows
2 2 (1.56%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (19.53%) User Acceptance Testing
2 20 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (14.84%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 12 (9.38%) SAP Implementation
6 11 (8.59%) CRM
6 11 (8.59%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (7.81%) Migration
7 10 (7.81%) Project Management
8 9 (7.03%) Business Analysis
8 9 (7.03%) Front End Development
9 8 (6.25%) Regression Testing
10 7 (5.47%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (5.47%) Data Modelling
10 7 (5.47%) E-Procurement
11 6 (4.69%) ITIL
11 6 (4.69%) MVC
11 6 (4.69%) Scrum
11 6 (4.69%) Service Delivery
11 6 (4.69%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 40 (31.25%) SQL
2 28 (21.88%) PL/SQL
3 18 (14.06%) JavaScript
4 14 (10.94%) Java
5 13 (10.16%) C#
6 6 (4.69%) PHP
7 5 (3.91%) T-SQL
7 5 (3.91%) XPath
8 2 (1.56%) C
8 2 (1.56%) Python
8 2 (1.56%) Ruby
9 1 (0.78%) C-shell
9 1 (0.78%) Korn
Qualifications
1 12 (9.38%) Security Cleared
2 10 (7.81%) Degree
2 10 (7.81%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.13%) HND
4 3 (2.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.69%) QA
2 3 (2.34%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.56%) ISO27005
4 1 (0.78%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.78%) CA Wily
1 1 (0.78%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 33 (25.78%) Oracle
2 20 (15.63%) SAP
3 7 (5.47%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.91%) EPiServer
4 5 (3.91%) HP
5 3 (2.34%) Kofax
5 3 (2.34%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.34%) Telerik
6 2 (1.56%) Informatica
6 2 (1.56%) Remedy
6 2 (1.56%) Siebel
7 1 (0.78%) Endeca
7 1 (0.78%) Nintex
7 1 (0.78%) Northgate
7 1 (0.78%) Orchard
7 1 (0.78%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.78%) Zend
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