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 19 August 2014 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
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Workflow
Rank 112 77 104
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +27
Contract jobs citing Workflow 24 57 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.76% 1.97% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 2.79% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 24 17
Average daily rate
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£375 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £166 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £346 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £16.00 £40.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -60.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £19.25 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+101.29% -34.74%
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
2275 2046 2147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 71.59% 70.60% 65.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1246 1039 1134
Average daily rate £375 £335 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £363
% change year-on-year
+0.53% +2.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 95 114
Average hourly rate £26.50 £19.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.47% -28.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.50 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £45.00 £49.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 19 August 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 19 August 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
Manchester -15 14 £374 +24.50% 5
Cheshire -6 7 £413 +65.00% 1
Lancashire -23 2 £355 +13.60% 1
Merseyside - 1 £425 - 2
Workflow
England

Workflow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 22 (30.14%) Finance
2 21 (28.77%) SQL
3 19 (26.03%) Microsoft
4 17 (23.29%) CRM
5 14 (19.18%) Data Modelling
5 14 (19.18%) UNIX
6 13 (17.81%) Oracle
6 13 (17.81%) MVS
6 13 (17.81%) Middleware
6 13 (17.81%) Oracle Workflow
7 12 (16.44%) PL/SQL
8 10 (13.70%) SQL Server
9 9 (12.33%) ETL
9 9 (12.33%) SharePoint
9 9 (12.33%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (12.33%) Reference Data
9 9 (12.33%) Security Cleared
10 8 (10.96%) Data Architecture
10 8 (10.96%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 8 (10.96%) SC Cleared
10 8 (10.96%) Business Analysis
10 8 (10.96%) Windows
10 8 (10.96%) Migration
11 7 (9.59%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (9.59%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (9.59%) SharePoint 2010
11 7 (9.59%) Data Integration
11 7 (9.59%) Customer Engagement
12 6 (8.22%) Velocity
12 6 (8.22%) BusinessObjects XI

Workflow
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 13 (17.81%) Oracle Workflow
2 9 (12.33%) SharePoint
3 7 (9.59%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (4.11%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (4.11%) CMS
5 2 (2.74%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.37%) IIS
6 1 (1.37%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.37%) Mule
6 1 (1.37%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (4.11%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.37%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.37%) MS Project
2 1 (1.37%) MS Office
2 1 (1.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (8.22%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (8.22%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (2.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.74%) SAP SRM
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) DHCP
1 1 (1.37%) HTTP
1 1 (1.37%) VPN
1 1 (1.37%) DNS
1 1 (1.37%) Firewall
1 1 (1.37%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.70%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.59%) Oracle Reports
2 7 (9.59%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (8.22%) PowerCenter
3 6 (8.22%) BusinessObjects XI
4 4 (5.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.37%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.37%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.37%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (8.22%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (2.74%) JIRA
3 1 (1.37%) Selenium
3 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.37%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.37%) Zephyr
3 1 (1.37%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.37%) IntelliJ
3 1 (1.37%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (30.14%) Finance
2 4 (5.48%) Back Office
3 2 (2.74%) Advertising
3 2 (2.74%) Retail
4 1 (1.37%) Billing
4 1 (1.37%) Marketing
4 1 (1.37%) Publishing
4 1 (1.37%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (23.29%) Developer
2 15 (20.55%) Analyst
2 15 (20.55%) Architect
3 12 (16.44%) Technical Architect
4 8 (10.96%) Consultant
5 7 (9.59%) Business Analyst
6 5 (6.85%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.48%) Trainer
7 4 (5.48%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) Oracle Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Informatica Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Data Warehouse Specialist
8 3 (4.11%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Test Analyst
9 2 (2.74%) Technical Consultant
9 2 (2.74%) Data Analyst
9 2 (2.74%) Systems Analyst
9 2 (2.74%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (2.74%) SharePoint Consultant
9 2 (2.74%) Business Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.81%) Middleware
2 6 (8.22%) Velocity
2 6 (8.22%) .NET
3 5 (6.85%) Web Services
4 4 (5.48%) ASP.NET
5 3 (4.11%) XML
5 3 (4.11%) jQuery
5 3 (4.11%) HTML
5 3 (4.11%) SOAP
6 2 (2.74%) WCF
6 2 (2.74%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.74%) CSS
7 1 (1.37%) Classic ASP
7 1 (1.37%) XSL
7 1 (1.37%) XHTML
7 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.37%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (1.37%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (1.37%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.33%) Reference Data
2 7 (9.59%) Data Integration
3 2 (2.74%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.74%) NHS
3 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.74%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.37%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.37%) GIS
4 1 (1.37%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 14 (19.18%) UNIX
2 13 (17.81%) MVS
3 8 (10.96%) Windows
4 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.74%) Linux
7 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (23.29%) CRM
2 14 (19.18%) Data Modelling
3 9 (12.33%) ETL
3 9 (12.33%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (10.96%) Migration
4 8 (10.96%) Business Analysis
4 8 (10.96%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 8 (10.96%) Data Architecture
5 7 (9.59%) Customer Engagement
6 6 (8.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (6.85%) Workflow Management
8 4 (5.48%) MVC
8 4 (5.48%) Project Management
8 4 (5.48%) Integration Testing
8 4 (5.48%) Test Scripting
9 3 (4.11%) Risk Analysis
9 3 (4.11%) Change Management
9 3 (4.11%) ITSM
9 3 (4.11%) Data Security
9 3 (4.11%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 21 (28.77%) SQL
2 12 (16.44%) PL/SQL
3 6 (8.22%) C#
3 6 (8.22%) Shell Script
4 4 (5.48%) Java
5 3 (4.11%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.37%) ABAP
6 1 (1.37%) VBA
6 1 (1.37%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (12.33%) Security Cleared
2 8 (10.96%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.11%) Degree
4 2 (2.74%) CISSP
4 2 (2.74%) CISA
5 1 (1.37%) CISM
5 1 (1.37%) CIMA
5 1 (1.37%) MCITP
5 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.37%) PMP
5 1 (1.37%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.37%) ACCA
5 1 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.37%) MCP
5 1 (1.37%) MCSE
5 1 (1.37%) ISEB
5 1 (1.37%) IIBA
5 1 (1.37%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) SLA
1 1 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.37%) QA
1 1 (1.37%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (2.74%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.37%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (1.37%) SCCM
1 1 (1.37%) SCVMM
1 1 (1.37%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 19 (26.03%) Microsoft
2 13 (17.81%) Oracle
3 6 (8.22%) Informatica
4 4 (5.48%) HP
4 4 (5.48%) Remedy
4 4 (5.48%) Nintex
5 3 (4.11%) CA
5 3 (4.11%) SAP
6 2 (2.74%) Cognos
6 2 (2.74%) BMC
6 2 (2.74%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.74%) FrontRange
7 1 (1.37%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.37%) VMware
7 1 (1.37%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.37%) JBoss
7 1 (1.37%) Citrix
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